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  1. The Smell Of Money

    October 15, 2012 8:20 AM EDT Lady Gaga is far from the only pop star to find success with a fragrance. From October 2011 to September 2012, celebrity brands accounted for $140 million of the $2.9 billion in U.S. prestige fragrance sales -- up 32% year over year, according t ...

  2. Taylor Swift Smells Sweet Success

    November 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Know what success smells like? You will, when a new fragrance from Taylor Swift – who has the No. 1 album in the country at the moment – bows in fall 2011. Cosmetics company Elizabeth Arden last week that it has signed an exclusive global license ...

  3. Joss Stone Becomes A Bond Girl

    July 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Joss Stone is the newest Bond girl. Not in a movie, but in the upcoming "James Bond 007: Blood Stone" videogame from Activision. Stone's likeness and voice acting will appear alongside that Daniel Craig as James Bond and Judi Dench ...

  4. French Artists Find A U.S. Audience

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Long considered nigh-impossible to export, a new wave of French music is finally breaking on U.S. shores. When French-Israeli pop singer Yael Naïm's "New Soul" (Atlantic) hit No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 in February, it marked the ...

  5. Mariah Carey Developing Beauty Products

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Singer signs deal with Elizabeth Arden. Global beauty products company Elizabeth Arden has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Mariah Carey. The deal includes the development, marketing and distribution of Mariah Carey-branded fragrances. ...

  6. Moby's 'Hotel' Checks Back Into Euro Top Spot

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey opens at No. 4. Mariah Carey opens at No. 4. News Mariah Carey ...

  7. Cowell Unveils New TV Talent Quest

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT X Factor to air in the U.K. this fall. X Factor to air in the U.K. this fall. News ...

  8. Japan's Hamasaki Completes Gold Disc Hat-trick

    March 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Female star Ayumi Hamasaki (Avex) was today (March 10) named domestic artist of the year at the Recording Industry Assn. of Japan's (RIAJ) 18th annual Gold Disc Awards ceremony, held in Tokyo. Female star Ayumi Hamasaki (Avex) was today (Marc ...