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     Song Of The Day                                                      New Lindsay                                                                                                                             Terrence
                                                                          Lohan track                                                                                                                             Howard to play
                                                                          leaks online                                                                                                                            Nelson Mandela
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      TORONTO: Terrence Howard will portray Nelson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mandela in the Jennifer Hudson-starring feature Winnie,
                                                                              NEW YORK: “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop,” a new song                                                                                      based on the story of Winnie Mandela, the South African
                                                                          from Lindsay Lohan, has been leaked to the Internet.                                                                                    leader’s former wife.
                                                                              Lohan started working on her third album in 2007                                                                                        Darrell Roodt is directing the $15 million historical
                                                                          after signing with Universal Motown, but revealed in                                                                                    drama, a South Africa/Canada co-production set to start
                                                                          November 2008 that work on the album had stalled.                                                                                       production May 31 in Cape Town, Johannesburg and
                                                                          The leak of “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop” (and another song,                                                                                 Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was held prisoner
                                                                          “Stuck,” which was released exclusively to Perez Hilton                                                                                 for 18 years.
                                                                          for airplay earlier in the year) suggests that the actress/                                                                                 Howard’s screen credits include Hustle & Flow and
                                                                          singer could be returning her focus to a music career.                                                                                  Iron Man. -AP
                                                                              In recent years, Lohan’s career has been overshad-
                                                                          owed by constant media attention focused on the alleged
Fahad AlSabah                                                             issues in her personal life. She has not confirmed that
Staff Writer                                                              work on her third album has resumed. -AP                                             FILE - Lindsay Lohan

Song: Gypsy
Artist: Shakira

                                                                          Miranda Cosgrove creates
Album: She Wolf
Genre: Folk
In short: In an album packed with synth punches and beat
kicks, the banjo-led “Gypsy” serves as a circuit breaker.
While the glitz and glamour of tracks like “She Wolf”,

                                                                          Sparks with Top 10 debut
“Did It Again”, and “Men In This Town” are welcomed, the
folksy “Gypsy” proves Shakira’s mastery of a more subdued
 To listen to the song visit
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                                                                              NEW YORK: Most fans recognize 16-year-old Miranda                  Cosgrove started thinking seriously about a music ca-
                                                                          Cosgrove as the star of the hit Nickelodeon show iCarly, but       reer in 2007 after recording “Leave It All to Me,” the iCarly

Fallon says he hopes to
                                                                          the teen idol is branching out and discovering her own voice.      theme song, with “Drake & Josh” co-star Drake Bell. “Be-
                                                                          Sparks Fly, her breezy pop album debut, bowed at No. 8 on          fore that, I didn’t see myself making an album,” she says.
                                                                          the latest Billboard 200.                                              “But when I spent time in the studio doing the theme

keep the Emmys classy
                                                                              “I’m playing a character on iCarly, but this shows more        song and saw how much fun it was, I wanted to go back.”
                                                                          of myself,” Cosgrove says of the April 27 Columbia Records             An iCarly soundtrack, featuring “Leave It All to Me” and
                                                                          release, which sold 36,000 units during the week ended May         three other songs by Cosgrove, debuted at No. 28 on the Bill-
                                                                          2, according to Nielsen SoundScan.                                 board 200 in June 2008. Because of her filming schedule for
                                                                              Songs like lead single “Kissin’ U,” which vaulted 41 spots     iCarly, Cosgrove decided she “didn’t want to do anything
                                                                          to No. 54 on the Billboard Hot 100 for the same week, were         halfway” and worked on her full-length debut during a two-
                                                                          co-written by Cosgrove and reveal a serious commitment to          year period.                                                                          FILE- Terrence Howard
                                                                          exploring pop music. “Some people might think I’m just an-             Recorded with producers including Dr. Luke, the Matrix
                                                                          other actress putting out an album,” she adds. “But I wanted       and Antonina Armato, Sparks Fly is filled with dance-floor
                                                                          to prove that I’m more than that.”                                 jams like “BAM” and reflective pop-rock cuts like “Shake-
                                                                              Although Cosgrove started singing at age 5 and playing         speare.”
                                                                          guitar at 8, the Los Angeles native was first discovered for her
                                                                          acting skills. After a supporting role in the 2003 Jack Black
                                                                          comedy School of Rock, she was cast as the mischievous sis-
                                                                                                                                                 Nickelodeon has been a key partner in the promotional
                                                                                                                                             campaign for Sparks Fly. In addition to advertising banners
                                                                                                                                             on its website, a behind-the-scenes TV special, 7 Secrets With
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Daryl Hannah joins
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Amazon protest
                                                                          ter on Nickelodeon sitcom Drake & Josh.                            Miranda Cosgrove, aired April 24 on the network. Cosgrove
                                                                              In 2007 Cosgrove signed on to star in iCarly, a show that      also premiered “Kissin’ U” March 27 on Nick’s 2010 Kids’
                                                                          follows a teenage girl and the popular webcast she creates         Choice Awards preshow before iCarly won the award for fa-
                                                                          with friends. Since its premiere, iCarly has become a hit          vorite TV show.

                                                                                                                                                                                                              against Occidental
                                                                          for Nickelodeon, ranking as the No. 1 live-action series on            After a radio promotional tour for Sparks Fly, Cosgrove
                                                                          broadcast and basic cable with kids ages 2-11 in first-quarter     will spend the summer filming Season 4 of iCarly and mak-
                                                                          2010, according to Nielsen.                                        ing appearances at radio concerts. -Reuters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                   LOS ANGELES: Hollywood actress Daryl Hannah joined
                                                                                                                                                                                                              indigenous leaders from the Peruvian Amazon here Friday in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                              protest against Occidental Petroleum at the US oil giant’s annual
FILE - Jimmy Fallon arrives at the Metropolitan Museum                                                                                                                                                        meeting.
of Art Costume Institute gala, Monday, May 3, 2010 in                                                                                                                                                              Hannah, best known for her roles in 1980s hits Splash and
New York. (AP)                                                                                                                                                                                                Wall Street, accompanied leaders of the Achuar community who
                                                                                                                                                                                                              have accused Occidental of leaving a toxic legacy during three
    NEW YORK: Jimmy Fallon’s main goal for hosting this                                                                                                                                                       decades of operation in northeast Peru.
year’s Emmy Awards is to keep it classy.                                                                                                                                                                           Activists have accused Occidental of dumping nine billion
    The 35-year-old was named this week as the host of the                                                                                                                                                    barrels of toxic effluent into rivers and waterways used by the
Aug. 29 show honoring the best of prime-time television.                                                                                                                                                      Achuar people for drinking, bathing and food production.
    “I just want to make it a classy, fun event,” Fallon said. “I                                                                                                                                                  Hannah said the plight of the Achuar people was especially
remember watching the Emmys every year at home. My mom                                                                                                                                                        relevant in light of the oil slick crisis threatening the Gulf of
would dress up in a gown and give acceptance speeches.”                                                                                                                                                       Mexico.
    The late night talk show host wants the telecast to be an                                                                                                                                                      “I think that especially now, after this big BP oil spill in the
event to get excited about. “It should be fun. Have an Emmy                                                                                                                                                   gulf, it’s become really apparent that the oil companies must take
party at your house,” he suggested.                                                                                                                                                                           responsibility for their impact on eco-systems and our communi-
    Fallon has a lot going on. He attended the White House                                                                                                                                                    ties,” Hannah told AFP.
Correspondent’s Dinner on Saturday and was a guest at the                                                                                                                                                          “Maybe that 30 years ago, they thought that nobody would
annual Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute                                                                                                                                                         watch what was happening in the middle of the jungle, but now
Gala Benefit on Monday night in New York.                                                                                                                                                                     everyone is much more aware.”
    Beginning Monday, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon will do                                                                                                                                                         Gregor MacLennan, an official from environmental activists
a weeklong tribute to the Rolling Stones, including a telecast                                                                                                                                                Amazon Watch, said the Achuars were demanding a cleanup op-
of the new documentary, Stones in Exile. “Between writing                                                                                                                                                     eration as well as payment of health care costs for illnesses alleg-
sketches with Mick Jagger, hanging out with the president                                                                                                                                                     edly caused by pollution.
and eating caviar with Anna Wintour, it’s been a pretty good                                                                                                                                                       “The Achuars want this to be cleaned up and they want Oxy
week,” joked Fallon. Soon he will turn his focus to prepar-                                                                                                                                                   to pay for this,” MacLennan told AFP. “Cleaning up, but also
ing for the Emmys. “I love television. I love show business. I                                                                                                                                                making sure that people who suffer health problems will get a
think it’s fascinating,” he said. “The fact I’m hosting the Em-                                                                                                                                               proper health care.”
mys is right up my alley.” -AP                                                                                                                                                                                     A spokesman for Occidental denied the company’s activities
                                                                                                         FILE - Miranda Cosgrove in a still scene from the seires iCarly                                      had caused health problems for the Achuars, who in 2007 sued
                                                                                                                                                                                                              the company in US civil courts. The case is currently progressing
                                                                                                                                                                                                              through appeals.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   “We are not aware of any credible data indicating that

Lawrence Taylor charged with having sex with minor
                                                                                                                                                                                                              the produced water from Oxy’s operations was discharged in
                                                                                                                                                                                                              concentrations or locations that could result in the types of
                                                                                                                                                                                                              health claims alleged by the Achuar plaintiffs,” a spokesman
                                                                                                                                                                                                              said. -AFP

    SUFFERN, New York: Former NFL great Lawrence Taylor             conference in the parking lot that the girl had been reported            Davis faces charges in New York, St. Lawrence said, with
was charged on Thursday with third-degree rape of a 16-year-        by her uncle as a runaway in March.                                 Ramapo reserving the right to pursue charges against him.
old girl brought to him in a New York suburb by a pimp, and             St. Lawrence said she had been delivered to Taylor shortly           “CF” was 15 years old when she was reported missing by
could face up to four years in prison.                              after midnight by a man identified as Rasheed Davis, who was        her uncle, and has since turned 16, the town supervisor said.
    Taylor paid $300 to have sex with the underage girl in the      arrested by New York City police after the victim communi-               Taylor was charged with an E felony of engaging in a sexu-
early hours of Thursday morning in Room 160 of the Holiday          cated with her uncle after the incident.                            al act with someone under the age of 17. He also was charged
Inn hotel in Montebello, a village about 25 miles north of New                                                                          with a misdemeanor of soliciting a prostitute that carries a
York City, local police said.                                                                                                           maximum sentence of one year.
    Pro Football Hall of Famer Taylor, 51, is denying all charg-                                                                             Taylor was one of the most dominating defensive players
es and will plead not guilty, his lawyer told a judge in the town                                                                       in the history of the National Football League.
of Ramapo, which includes Montebello.                                                                                                        An All-Pro in each of his first nine seasons, the second
    Taylor, known as “LT” when he starred with the New York                                                                             overall draft pick from the University of North Carolina was
Giants from 1981 to 1993, was handcuffed and wore a black                                                                               NFL Defensive Player of the Year three times and league MVP
shirt and blue jeans in the Ramapo courtroom as he stood to                                                                             in 1986, the season that produced the first of two Super Bowl
hear the charges.                                                                                                                       titles he won with the Giants.
    “Every fact is at issue,” lawyer Arthur Aidala told report-                                                                              “Lawrence Taylor, defensively, has had as big an impact as
ers outside the courtroom. “Lawrence will fight every charge.                                                                           any player I’ve ever seen,” former Oakland Raiders coach and
Like every celebrity, Mr. Taylor is a target.”                                                                                          broadcaster John Madden told in a 2007 article on
    The former linebacker, held in the town jail overnight, was                                                                         the best athletes of the century. Taylor was ranked No. 40.
released on $75,000 bail by Town Justice Arnold Etelson. The                                                                                 Admired on the gridiron for his strength, speed and ability
two-time Super Bowl winner did not speak to reporters who                                                                               to rush the quarterback, Taylor was troubled off the field by
crowded into the parking lot outside the town hall.                                                                                     drug and alcohol problems.
    Taylor, married and the father of three children, owns a                                                                                 In his autobiography, LT Living on the Edge, Taylor said he
home in Pembroke Pines, Florida, and was in New York to                                                                                 started using drugs during his second NFL season and would
make a corporate appearance, his friend and business partner                                                                            avoid testing detection by using urine from other teammates.
Mark Lepselter told reporters.                                                                                                               Two failed drug tests, however, brought him an automatic
    His next court appearance on charges brought by the vic-                                                                            four-game suspension.
tim identified only as “CF” was set for June 10.                                                                                             Following his retirement, he was arrested three times for
                                                                                                                                        drug-related offenses before entering a rehabilitation program
                     Teenage Runaway                                                                                                    and proclaiming his drug and alcohol woes a thing of the past.
    Ramapo Supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence told a news                             FILE - Lawrence Taylor                           -Reuters
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    FILE - Daryl Hannah

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