Perfume

  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. K-pop Stars 2NE1, Girls Generation, 2PM Shine at MTV Japan's VMAs

    June 29, 2012 3:27 PM EDT NE! at the MTV Video Music Awards won Best New Artist video award. K-pop stars had a huge presence at MTV Video Music Awards Japan with 2NE1 (YG Entertainment), Girls Generation (SM Entertainment) and 2PM (JYP Entertainment) all picking up awards ...

  3. Prince Ordered by Judge to Pay Nearly $4 Million to Perfume Maker

    April 13, 2012 7:22 PM EDT A New York judge Friday ordered pop star Prince to pay $3.95 million to a perfume maker for failing to promote the 3121 line of scents. Prince was sued by Revelations Perfume and Cosmetics in 2008 for failing to promote the perfume, which was supp ...

  4. Rihanna Launching Rebelle Fragrance

    October 19, 2011 8:35 AM EDT Are you a Reb'l or a Fleur? This is the question Rihanna's first fragrance asked shoppers. Continuing her winning streak, Rih Rih is launching a sequel, titled Rebelle. The first of two perfumes that will explore the singer's dualit ...

  5. Taylor Swift Launches Wonderstruck Perfume

    October 14, 2011 6:18 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) - Note to men: Taylor Swift's fragrance might smell good, but it's not for you. "This fragrance is really for people of all ages and I've had to talk some of my guy friends out of wearing it," Swift said, lau ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Faith Hill Set to Launch Own Perfume

    December 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST Country singer Faith Hill will release a perfume in late 2009 through Coty, a fragrance maker, the company said. Hill's scent, which does not yet have a name, will be made by the same company that makes Tim McGraw's cologne, "McGraw ...

  8. Perfume Maker Sues Prince

    November 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST A perfume company that went into business with musician Prince to make a "3121" fragrance -- named after his 2006 album -- is suing Prince for $100,000 for failing to help promote the perfume. According to the lawsuit, filed in New York ...

  9. Prince Readies Perfume Line

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Revelations Perfume and Cosmetics will develop and market 3121, a fragrance collection for global superstar Prince. Larry Couey, president of Philadelphia-based Revelations says the 3121 fragrance collection is the result of a shared vision betwee ...

  10. Soundtracks Evolving With Biz

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Supervisors discuss relationship with studios, music biz The climate of the record industry is changing the nature of the soundtrack business, a panel of music supervisors agreed Wednesday (Nov. 15) during a discussion at The Hollywood Reporter/Bi ...

  11. Diddy Smells Profit In Cologne

    May 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sean "P. Diddy" Combs has signed a multi-year deal with the Estée Lauder Companies Inc. to launch his own men's fragrance line. According to an Estée Lauder spokesperson, the Sean John fragr Sean "P. Diddy&quo ...

  12. Simpson Whips-Up Fragrance Line

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jessica Simpson has created her own line of fragrance and body-care products. Jessica Simpson has created her own line of fragrance and body-care products called Dessert. The perfume, whipped body cream, bubble bath, body gloss and other products ...