Justin Bieber Is Forbes’ Highest-Earning Celebrity Under 30, Bette Midler Calls Ariana Grande “Ridiculous” + More On First Dibs

Jessie J says the “Boy is Mine” remake is not happening, Bob Dylan makes one super-fan very happy, the music world was outraged about the Ferguson grand jury decision and more on First Dibs.

  • Justin Bieber tops the Forbes list of Top Earning Celebrities Under 30, earning $80 million at only 20-years-old. One Direction came in second and Taylor Swift came in third. [Forbes]
  • Bette Midler tells The Telegraph, “’It’s always surprising to see someone like Ariana Grande with that silly high voice, a very wholesome voice, slithering around on a couch,’ – here, she does some slithering herself – ’looking so ridiculous.'” [Telegraph]
  • During the AMA red carpet, Jessie J confirmed that the “Boy Is Mine” remake with Ariana Grande is not happening. [BF]
  • Bob Dylan performed an entire show for one super-fan as part of a Swedish film series called Experiment Ensam (Experiment Alone). [NME]
  • Pharrell Williams, Rihanna, Macklemore and others share their disbelief regarding the grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson. [MTV]
  • The Gossip Table discusses how Selena Gomez truly feels about Justin Bieber and Kendall Jenner’s friendship.
  • Miranda Lambert opens a new animal shelter in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. [RS]
  • Rihanna will have Brad Pitt introduce her at her first annual Diamond Ball, which benefits her Clara Lionel Foundation. Jimmy Kimmel will host the event on December 11th. [E Online]

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