Avril Lavigne was spotted entering and exiting Villa in West Hollywood with her Sum 41 husband Deryck Whibley on January 4th. The singer sported a red hoodie, signing an autograph for a professional reseller before jumping into a waiting limo and being driven off. Lulop.com has since removed the video.
Despite rumors making the rounds that Avril Lavigne is expecting her first child with Sum 41 husband Deryck Whibley, a rep for the Canadian singer is shooting down an exclusive by Canadian radio host Zack Taylor. A label rep said the claim was “not true”, but Us stressed it doesn’t mean the pop punk princess doesn’t want kids, since she has said she wants children “somewhere down the road.”
In response to the denial, Taylor wrote on his blog at Isthishappening.com that his site “stands by our sources claim that Avril Lavigne is indeed a month and half pregnant… If you remember Nicole Kidman and others have denied claims at the start of their pregnancies… it’s not like she’s going to announce it in case there are problems at the beginning.”
Avril Lavigne Discusses New Year’s Eve, 2008 Plans
January 10, 2008 – Avril and husband Deryck Whibley rang in the new year at club Prive in Las Vegas with Lil’ Jon DJing the party. The pop punk princess told Artisan News Service about her plans for the new year. “My new year’s resolution is just to work really hard because I’m about to kick off my world tour,” she said. “And to be healthy and to be a good person and just to expand creatively, with things like – I’m gonna do a clothing line and hope to do a fragrance, and just grow, you know. Do lots and keep it going.”
As for the Vegas new year’s scene, she said, “Well, I love Vegas, and I’ve never actually spent New Year’s here before. I’m super excited to be here. Prive invited me to come, and I’m very excited about the club. Brand new, top of the notch, it’s like totally the place to be and it’s gonna be a lot of fun so I brought all my friends. I have about ten of my friends with me and we’re gonna party our butts off.” Watch the interview at YouTube.
Influenced by artists such as Heart and late Queen singer Freddie Mercury, Katy Perry tells the Palo Alto Daily News she hopes to be the woman that 14 and 15-year-old girls look up to. “Freddie Mercury wrote ‘Killer Queen.’ I know it might be about a prostitute, but I really feel it’s about me, a strong female,” Perry said. “There’s still a void for a rock chick. … The only rock chick we have is Avril Lavigne.”
As for the controversy artists such as Britney Spears and Amy Winehouse find themselves in, Perry said, “If we can all stay alive, that would be best. I just (don’t) understand why we can’t do our jobs and show up.”
Avril Lavigne Lets Loose At New Year’s Eve Party In Vegas
January 3, 2008 – Avril hosted a New Year’s Eve party at Prive in Las Vegas on Monday night, where the singer shocked onlookers with behavior making her look more like Paris Hilton.
“It was an Avril I’ve never seen before,” a partier confessed to FoxNews.com’s Pop Tarts. “She totally let loose and was gyrating on all the couches and jumping from table to table while putting on quite the public display with her husband, Deryck [Whibley].”
Check out footage of Avril and her Sum 41 hubby heading up the escalator to the party below.
Avril Lavigne performed a special concert at The Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles on October 16th for MSN Music In Concert. Watch the live set that includes performances of ‘Sk8er Boi’, ‘Girlfriend’ ‘My Happy Ending’, ‘Innocence’, ‘Don’t Tell Me’, ‘Tomorrow’, ‘Hot’, ‘Losing Grip’, ‘Complicated’, ‘Adia’, ‘Nobody’s Home’, ‘Knockin On Heaven’s Door’, and ‘Keep Holding On’, as well as an interview, at MSN.com.
Avril Lavigne Reveals Holiday Plans
November 21, 2007 – While her husband Deryck Whibley recovers at home from a back injury, Avril tells OK! magazine she’s planning a big holiday season. “I’m going to be entertaining this year,” the singer said after performing on ABC’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ results show on Tuesday night. “I’ll be the host and having all my family over and cooking and everything.” Asked what her best dish is, the Canada native responded, “I make really good butternut squash. I put it in the oven with rosemary, brown sugar, and honey on it. But if you want to be healthy, just put rosemary, olive oil, and pepper on it.” Read more.
Pop acts on television this week include:
Celine Dion, who visits ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ on Monday and performs on ‘Today’ on Wednesday
Jonas Brothers, who visit ‘Total Request Live’ on Tuesday
KT Tunstall, who performs on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Wednesday
Jessica Simpson, who guest co-hosts ‘The View’ on Thursday
Maroon 5, who perform on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ on Friday
Duran Duran, who perform on ‘Good Morning America’ on Friday
Sunday’s American Music Awards on ABC feature performances by Celine Dion, Avril Lavigne, Nicole Scherzinger of the Pussycat Dolls, Maroon 5, Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas, Duran Duran, and Jonas Brothers, and presenters Natasha Bedingfield, James Blunt, Sheryl Crow, ‘Hannah Montana’ star Miley Cyrus, ‘High School Musical’ stars Vanessa Hudgens and Ashley Tisdale, and ‘American Idol’ season six winner Jordin Sparks
A snitch tells Fox News’ Pop Tarts that while Britney Spears was having a good time at Les Deux in Hollywood the other night with pal Alli Sims and pop peer Avril Lavigne. “They smiled and laughed together for ages at a VIP table,” a source revealed. “Avril looks like she really has a soft spot for Spears. At one stage she even topped up Britney’s drink.”
An Avril Lavigne fan who was fortunate to meet and pose for a picture with the singer over the weekend along with her friends at La Catarina restaurant in Monterrey, Mexico, died a day later in a car accident in San Pedro. Valeria Garcia Sanchez, 19, drove her car into a power poll, and the poll landed parallel to her front seat.
A report from info7.com.mx about the story has since been removed.
Avril Lavigne Sharing Fun Facts During Stardoll Chat
October 16, 2007 – Avril is currently taking part in an online chat at Stardoll.com. Among her words of wisdom: “Powder sucks. It makes your face look dry. Moisturize before putting foundation on and your skin will look fresh. I love makeup.” Does the singer like Pizza? “I love pizza. I love green olives on my pizza. La Pizzeria in Napanee [Avril’s hometown] has the best pizza. If you go there they have my favorite pizza on the menu. And they have a fan book that gets sent to me every time it’s filled up. I keep them all.” But what about the panda bears? “I think Pandas are cute. But I think Koala bears are way cuter.” Read more.
Pop acts on television this week include:
Fionn Regan, who performs on ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ on Monday
PJ Harvey, who performs on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Tuesday
Vanessa Carlton, who visits ‘Total Request Live’ on Wednesday to give a 1st Look at ‘Nolita Fairytale’, the first video from her upcoming album
Avril Lavigne, who performs on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ on Wednesday
Chromeo, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Wednesday
Janet Jackson, who visits ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ on Wednesday
Avril Lavigne is out with the music video to her new single ‘Hot’, the third single from the Canadian pop singer’s third album ‘The Best Damn Thing’, released on RCA Records. Watch the Matthew Rolston directed video below.
Avril Lavigne spent some time with members of her fansite AvrilBandaids.com this past Thursday while celebrating her 23rd birthday in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Avril was incredibly down to earth and proved herself as one of the kindest and most grateful celebrities in the music biz. She also spilled all sorts of exclusive details about her new music video for ‘Hot’, her upcoming world tour, and what hubby Deryck Whibley bought her for her birthday! You can read all about Avril Lavigne’s Birthday Meet-up With Her Fans as well as check out photos from the encounter at avrilbandaids.com.
Avril Lavigne Talks With ‘Extra’ At TCAs
August 27, 2007 – ‘Extra’ caught up with Avril at the 2007 Teen Choice Awards, where the singer said she and husband Deryck Whibley of Sum 41 are loving married life, but aren’t planning kids anytime soon, maybe in ten years. She also talked about avoiding the pitfalls of fame. Watch the interview here.