Entertainer Quickie: Britney Spears’ New Song, Brandon Davies Suspended from BYU, and Lady Gaga’s Runway Debut
In today’s Entertainer Quickie, we’ve got updates on Britney Spears’ latest track, “Till the World Ends,” why Brandon Davies was suspended from the BYU basketball team, and Lady Gaga’s runway debut in Paris.
“Till the World Ends”
This morning, Britney was featured on Ryan Seacrest’s morning radio show on KIIS FM to talk about her upcoming album, Femme Fatale. Britney’s new upbeat dance track “Till the World Ends” premiered on the show. Spears’ song leaked on the Internet yesterday afternoon, and she wrote on her Twitter account, “Looks like the cat’s out of the bag…” The song was written by pop star Ke$ha. The track has a techno, energetic beat that will get everyone on the dance floor.
Brandon Davies Suspended from BYU Basketball Team
BYU baskbetall player Brandon Davies has been suspended from the team for the rest of the season due to breaking the university’s honor code. Davies admitted to having sex with his girlfriend, breaking the rules of premarital sex at the Mormon university.
The BYU Cougars are currently ranked third in the nation, and Davies’ teammates were shocked to hear about the news about his suspension for the team, just two weeks before the NCAA Tournament’s Selection. The team’s coach Dave Rose told New York Daily News that it was a surprise to everyone, but he does think that Davies will play again eventually. Davies’ suspension was announced on Tuesday, just a few days after the team played against their rival, SDSU.
The University’s strict honor code bans the use of tobacco, illegal drugs, alcohol, and coffee.
Jimmer Fredette, the team’s best player, reflected on Davies’ apology. “He told us everything. He told us he was sorry and that he let us down.”
Lady Gaga’s Runway Debut in Paris
Lady Gaga made her catwalk debut at Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday, working on her runway skills for the Thierry Mugler show. Gaga expressed her anxiety to some friends before going on the runway. “Seriously, I’m so nervous, ” she said. According to the New Y0rk Times, “The show had unbridled energy.” As she modeled, Gaga’s new track “Government Hooker” premiered.
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