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Hot Shots: Gwen Stefani Pretty in Pink for Harper’s Bazaar

No Doubt frontwoman Gwen Stefani looks like she just left a runway in Milan on the September cover of Harper’s Bazaar. Inside the mag, Gwen opens up about her personal style, staying fit, balancing a career and motherhood, and more. “It’s super fun being a mom, but it’s hard too. Finding that balance between work and family is the hardest thing I’ve ever done by far,” she told the magazine.

The issue hits newsstands on August 21.

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No Doubt Takes Over ‘GMA’ Summer Concert Series [VIDEO]

Gwen Stefani, Tony Kanal, Adrian Young and Tom Dumont better known as No Doubt rocked Good Morning America‘s Summer Concert Series on Friday (July 27).

The band, whose first album in 11 years, Push and Shove, arrives September 25, performed their latest single “Settle Down” and past hits including “Underneath It All” and “It’s My Life.” They also spoke about reuniting, recording their new album, life as parents and more with Lara Spencer and Sam Champion.

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New Video: No Doubt – ‘Settle Down’

Check out New Doubt’s new video for “Settle Down,”  the lead single from upcoming sixth album Push and Shove, due September 25.  The video, directed by Sophie Muller, features the band rocking out on the bed of  an 18-wheeler, product placement from the Gwen Stefani-endorsed L’Oreal, and brief appearance from her Harajuku girls.

Watch below.

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No Doubt Tease ‘Settle Down’ Music Video

Following a decade-plus long, No Doubt will return with Push and Shove in September. To whet our appetite, the group has released a teaser for the music video for “Settle Down,” the album’s lead single.

The 26-second teaser shows behind-the-scenes footage from the video shoot while “Underneath It All,” from their 2002 album Rock Steady, plays in the background.  The video premieres on July 16 with the single hitting digital retailers shortly after. Push and Shove arrives September 24.

Watch the teaser below.

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Countdown: Top 8 Super Bowl Halftime Performances

With the Super Bowl coming up on Sunday, I decided to countdown my favorite Halftime performances.  Over the years, the coveted Halftime slot has become, in many ways, bigger than the game itself.  This year should be no different when Madonna takes the stage. Check out my list below.

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Gwen Stefani Covers InStyle Magazine

As we hold our breath for her long overdue sophomore album and she steps back in the studio with No Doubt for a new album set for release in 2012, Gwen Stefani covers the November issue of InStyle Magazine.

In the cover story, Gwen talks about balancing her work with being a mother, and talks about her new Harajuku Mini line for Target.  She also speaks on managing her career.

“At work I’ve learned how to delegate. You don’t have to be on a ladder in a warehouse, micromanaging. You can be at home. And teamwork is also such a big part of marriage and parenting.”

From The Vault: “Luxurious” (2005)

Ester Dean Talks Solo Career, Writing ‘S&M’ and ‘Firework’

Ester Dean has become the go-to songwriter for radio hits. With a songwriting credits ranging from Rihanna to No Doubt, Ester Dean is ready to step into the limelight as an artist.

In a recent interview with Billboard, the singer/songwriter opens up about her humble beginnings, success as a songwriter, and her budding solo music career.  Check out excerpts from the interview below.

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