Last Lap: Was Miranda Lambert At Risk Of Missing Tonight's CMT Awards?

Cher Lloyd explains why her album was delayed, Justin Bieber's racism controversy heats back up, and Mariah Carey can't seem to nail down that coveted No. 1 spot.

  • Miranda Lambert had quite a scare when her flight from New York to Nashville was interrupted because of mechanical issues. Thankfully, she's fine, but she could've missed tonight's CMT Awards! And to make sure you don't miss any of the action, CMT is giving fans unprecedented online access on the red carpet, during the main show, and even backstage! The festivities kick off at 7 p.m. ET, with the award show beginning at 8 p.m. ET on CMT. Watch the clip from yesterday's press conference to see what's in store! [CMT]
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  • British artist Cher Lloyd has brought her sound stateside, and she tells Big Morning Buzz Live why it took a little while for her to release her new LP, Sorry I'm Late. [VH1]
  • Days after a video featuring Justin Bieber using racist language hit the internet, a new clip in the same vein has surfaced. The video was reportedly made when Justin was still a teenager. He recently apologized for the first clip. [Just Jared]
  • The No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 has proven elusive for Mariah Carey, as her new album, Me. I Am Mariah...The Elusive Chanteuse, debuted in the third slot. Not necessarily bad for the pop icon, but it pales in comparison to some of her past albums. [MTV News]
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