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Katy Perry Doesn't Want to Talk About Russell Brand: 'My Songs Will Say What I Need to Say' | Katy Perry, Russell Brand

Katy Perry Doesn't Want to Talk About Russell Brand: 'My Songs Will Say What I Need to Say'

Originally posted 05/25/2015 01:40PM

Katy Perry might sing about "The One That Got Away," but she doesn't want to waste her time talking about him.

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Russell Brand Defends Bruce Jenner Amid Sex Change Speculation: 'He Is a Human Being'

Originally posted 01/19/2015 08:30PM

After his secret struggle, reality TV father and former Olympian Bruce Jenner is "finally happy" and transitioning into a woman. Subscribe now to read the REAL story behind his life-changing decision in PEOPLE.

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What Katy Perry Learned About Herself in Therapy

Katy Perry Opens Up About Past Relationships and What She Learned in Therapy

Originally posted 09/10/2014 09:05AM

Katy Perry is digging deep.

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Why Katy Perry Is Attracted to Musicians

Katy Perry: I've Dated Non-Famous Men

Originally posted 08/06/2014 03:00PM

Don't let her dating history fool you: Katy Perry isn't opposed to non-famous suitors.

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Katy Perry Is 'Happy' Being Single | Katy Perry

Katy Perry Is 'Happy' Being Single

Originally posted 04/11/2014 04:00PM

When Katy Perry debuted her slime green hair earlier this week, she was doing more than sporting a new look – she was displaying a new attitude.

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Russell Brand Is Sexy and Fun for  Jemima Khan, Says Source | Jemima Khan, Russell Brand

UpdatePosted 04/03/2014 02:00PM

Russell Brand and Jemima Khan Are 'Really Into Each Other,' Says Source

Originally posted 04/05/2014 09:20AM

It seems Russell Brand may be more than just the quintessential funny man.

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Russell Brand Cancels Shows After Mother's Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Russell Brand Cancels Shows After Mother's Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Originally posted 03/09/2014 12:30PM

Russell Brand has canceled two dates of his Messiah Complex tour following news of his mother Barbara's breast cancer diagnosis.

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6 Celebrities Describe Their Own Struggles with Heroin

6 Celebrities Describe Their Own Struggles with Heroin

Originally posted 02/09/2014 02:30PM

While Philip Seymour Hoffman's tragic death is the most recent to make headlines, heroin claimed the lives of many beloved artists, including Cory Monteith, Janis Joplin, River Phoenix and Chris Farley.  

Other stars – from Angelina Jolie and Nicole Richie to Samuel L. Jackson – have admitted to dabbling if not struggling with the drug. And many have offered chilling personal accounts of their heroin use.  

Here are six celebrities who have shared their experiences with the dangerous drug over the years:  

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Russell Brand Decries Drug Laws and Addiction Stigma | Philip Seymour Hoffman, Russell Brand

Russell Brand Decries Drug Laws, Addiction Stigma in Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death

Originally posted 02/08/2014 12:00PM

In a column filled with fiery criticism, British comedian Russell Brand partly blames drug laws and society's treatment of addiction for the apparent overdose death of Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Writing in the U.K.'s The Guardian Brand, 38, a recovering addict himself, decries celebrity culture and media seeking to popularize a star's public fall from grace, but argues that drug prohibition and the criminalization of drugs exacerbate the problem.

"Philip Seymour Hoffman's death is a reminder, though, that addiction is indiscriminate. That it is sad, irrational and hard to understand," Brand writes.

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Critic: Katy Perry's Prism Takes Her Out of Comfort Zone

Katy Perry's Prism Takes Her Out of Comfort Zone

Originally posted 10/22/2013 10:00AM

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It wasn't a good sign for me when "Roar," the No. 1 single that heralded Katy Perry's third studio album, felt kind of tame compared to Sara Bareilles's "Brave," a similar self-empowerment anthem that came out a few months before.

But the good news is that "Roar" (which, admittedly, has since grown on me) isn't even one of the best songs on the vibrant, multicolored Prism – and there are certainly plenty more hits where that came from.

This is a pop blockbuster that easily beats 2010's hit-laden behemoth Teenage Dream. It finds Perry once again working with A-list producers like Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Stargate and Benny Blanco, and they deliver the hooks and beats for the diva, whether it's blissful dance tracks ("Birthday") or forceful power ballads ("Unconditionally").

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