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Ola Ray, the girl who played Michael Jackson's date in the famed "Thriller" music video (below), has settled her lawsuit over payment for her role.

Three years after filing suit, and 29 years after starring in it.

Ray sued MJ and his production company in May 2009, the month before Jackson died, claiming she was owed royalties from the 1983 smash.

The video was perhaps Jackson's biggest career highlight.

The former Playboy Playmate sued Jackson for breach of contract, insisting that she was still owed a massive share of "Thriller" profits.

Terms were not disclosed, but the out-of-court settlement implies Ray was paid in some way, rather than the court tossing her complaint.

"Thriller" video director John Landis has filed a similar lawsuit against MJ Estate, with both sides still trying to negotiate a settlement.

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Justin Bieber has come out with a brand new single - and it's making every other son on the planet look terrible by comparison.

With Mother's Day around the corner, and with most young men out there calling in for your basic flower or chocolate delivery, this superstar has recorded an actual track for his parent, Pattie Malette.

It's titled "Turn to You" and it's dedicated to the woman who Justin considers "so brave" for having him at such a young age and remaining such a major part of his life. Listen now:

Bieber and his mom are unusually tight. The 18-year old recently finished high school, a feat he says he accomplished because it was important to his mother. We know, we know: awwwwww.

Justin, of course, also has another single out and it's dedicated to another loving female: Selena Gomez. Watch Bieber belt out a version of "Boyfriend" live on The Voice finale now and then prepare to purchase "Turn to You." off iTunes.

It will be available at midnight this evening.

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Patrice Wilson is the man who wrote "Friday," the infamous single that put Rebecca Black on the musical map. And, as you might imagine, he took a lot of flak for penning such a ridiculous anthem.

Now, in response to the feedback, Wilson has come out with his very own music video for some single titled "H.A.P.P.Y."

"I figured I might as well kind of tell the story of what happened,” says Wilson. “When people see that it’s not getting to you, then maybe they can start liking you. With all the hate, I just wanted to make something that would make people smile.”

That's what Wilson attempts to do here, kicking off the video by crying in front of a fake news report. Watch, react now and then listen to Black's new track.

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They've got nothing on the Harvard baseball team, but the lovely ladies from E!'s Fashion Police put together their own "Call Me Maybe" cover video.

These viral video offerings have become almost as big a craze as the pop song by Carly Rae Jepsen burning up the radio, and it's easy to see why.

How can you not want to have fun with your buds and bop around to such an infectious beat? Katy Perry and friends do it. So to the girls at E!

Joan Rivers, Giuliana Rancic, Kelly Osbourne, George Kotsiopoulos and a bunch of their fabulous friends want you to call them ... well, maybe.

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Chris Brown has released a remixed, freestyle rap version of Kanye West's "Theraflu" that appears to contain a major swipe at ex-girlfriend Rihanna.

The R&B singer, who collaborated with Rih earlier this year, raps, "Don't f--k wit my old bitches ... like a bad fur ... every industry n!gga done had her."

"Trick or treat like a pumpkin ... just to smash her."

Are we reading too much into it? Listen and see:

Hours after Brown released the track, Rihanna stopped following Brown on Twitter, a move fueling peculation that the above lyrics are about her.

A short time later, Brown unfollowed Rihanna.

The two have been rumored to be hitting it for some time, despite his assault on her in 2009 ... but he's also been dating Karrueche Tran.

So, yeah. That about sums it up. What do you think? Is Chris dissing his ex? Should she never talk to him again? Does anyone care? Comment below!

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Tom Gabel, the lead singer of punk rock band Against Me!, is about to make like Chaz Bono. In reverse.

The musician has admitted to Rolling Stone that he's been dealing with gender dysphoria for many years and will soon take the medical steps - ingesting hormones and undergoing electrolysis treatments - toward living life as a female.

Gabel will change his name to Laura Jane Grace and will remain married wife Heather, who was the focus of his interview with the magazine.

"For me, the most terrifying thing about this was how she would accept the news," said Gabel. "But she's been super-amazing and understanding."

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The Wanted might not have warmed to Christina Aguilera, or Britney Spears for that matter, but Rihanna is one star they'd love to meet/work with.

In an interview with Capital FM, the boy band continued their recent trend of weighing in on female pop stars by confessing their love for Rihanna.

The group praised RiRi's collaboration with Coldplay and say they feel she could really bring "that Bajan side" to the band in a joint effort.

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Tom Parker told the radio station: "I think that Rihanna would be a really good one for us. I think the one she did with Coldplay, 'Princess Of China' was so good and really brought a different side to Coldplay which I really, really liked."

"So maybe she can bring a little Barbadian... that Bajan side to The Wanted."

The "Glad You Came" stars just might get their chance too, because recent reports claimed Rihanna will be moving to London for three months.

If true, The Wanted may have to fight Dudley O'Shaughnessy for her.

[Photo: WENN.com]

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The Voice crowned a season two champion last night, but long before Carson Daly announced this contestant's name, it was clear who the real winners were on the evening:

Beliebers across the land.

That's because the sensational singer took to the stage and performed his latest hit live... while sporting gold sneakers! It's something only Justin Bieber can pull off, but he pulled it off well.

With his new album due out on June 19, watch the recent high school graduate bring his A game on a rendition of "Boyfriend" below. A, of course, standing for adorable.

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What did a half dozen members of the Harvard University baseball team do when they ran out of ways to pass the time during a recent road trip?

If you guessed "choreograph and perform a dance to Carly Rae Jepsen’s 'Call Me Maybe'" ... you would be correct. And very good at this game!

Not the most creative dance, but their range of motion is limited by their surroundings, so we'll give them a pass. Watch the performance below:

Filmed and directed by Conner Hulse, the video stars Jack Colton (asleep), Jeff Reynolds, Steven Dill, Andrew Ferreira, Marcus Way, Kyle Larrow, Jon Smart, and Joey Novak.

Yes, he was actually sleeping the whole time.

This likely won't be the last "Call Me Maybe" cover you see. If you haven't seen it, here's the Carly Rae Jepsen music video that spawned an infectious viral craze.

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Sheryl Crow is sort of old. Give her a break.

So argued the veteran singer herself during a show in St. Petersburg, Florida on Saturday night, as Crow attempted to belt out a version of her classic "Soak Up the Sun," only to quickly forget many of the words.

"It's live! Nothing on tape here," she joked with the crowd during the flub, adding: "I'm 50 what can I say! My brain has gone to shit!"

And, hey, Sheryl recovered to finish off the track, while providing a fun video for the world to see. A lot more fun than if she simply sang the single perfectly. Watch for yourself:

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