McPhee gets ready to strut for a good cause at a N.Y.C. Fashion Week event. Plus: Nick & Vanessa, Lauren Conrad and more

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Also making the pre-Super Bowl scene, rapper Kanye West, who gets down on bended knees during his performance at the Pepsi Smash concert in Dolphin Stadium Thursday night. When asked by PEOPLE his Grammy pick for best new artist at next week's show, West revealed: "I like Chris Brown but James Blunt should win."