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Lana Del Rey Wants To Become Angelina Jolie

Jan 21, 2013 11:30 AM

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Lana Del Rey is a bohemian beauty!

The sultry 26-year-old songstress, posing in 1960's attire, tells French Magazine Madame Figaro that she's aiming to be more like Brad Pitt's ladylove.

When asked about working with an African charity, Lana says:

    "Music was my passion, but my work with this foundation is more important. I myself had the chance to be [helped by an establishment]. Helping others now feels like it's my turn to give something back. I want to become a sort of Angelina Jolie. Like her, I think fame is nothing in itself, but it can be put to good use - by using it to generate money for charity for example."

We're lovin' Lana's brown suede snake skin-lined jacket. In regards to having an alcohol problem at a young age, she adds:

    "When you no longer drink, it is more difficult to celebrate. In fact, when I quit drinking, I lost my life. It took my all to reinvent myself."

Sounds like this brunette beauty's now on top of the world!




Lana Del Rey And Her Rocker Beau Have A Hot Date In London

Nov 14, 2012 11:50 AM

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After stopping by BBC Radio One yesterday, Lana Del Rey stepped out with boyfriend Barrie-James O'Neill in London for a dinner date. Lana has been dating the Scottish rocker on and off for about 8 months, and the two are reportedly set to go on a 70-day tour together in Europe.

"When I met my boyfriend … we always say that the entire time we were writing for each other, but we didn’t know it until we met each other," she recently told JustJared. "So, you feel like even though you didn’t know the person then all the songs are for them now. That’s romantic."

It sure is!




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Lana Del Rey Reveals That She Likes "Experienced" Men

Nov 13, 2012 11:55 AM

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Lana Del Rey stopped by BBC Radio One Studios in London on Tuesday, and the singer opened up about her music video "Ride" and how she likes "experienced" men!

"[We filmed "Ride"] in Las Vegas and so I got to tell one side of my story that way," Lana said. "Does that involve snogging and caressing older men? Yes that's my style! No, not really, but I do love men who have experienced a lot of life and who have known and done it all. The men in the video were Las Vegas natives and it was fun to have them on board."

Lana continued, "Filming "Ride" was one of the best experiences of my life. We went to the desert in Vegas, I had my sister with me and we spent two days together riding on motorbikes through Nevada with this crew who do that all the time. It was exciting for them too, to show the world what their lives are really like. It was two long days but I loved everything we got from it."

Yesterday Lana tweeted a pic pf her new album cover and wrote, "Thank you MTV for awarding us best alternative band. F*cking honored. The new Record is out today ... THANK YOU DANIEL HEATH, JUSTIN PARKER, EMILE HAYNIE, RICK NOWELS, TIM LARCOMBE AND RICK RUBIN FOR OUR BEAUTIFUL RECORD."

Speaking of beautiful, she looks amazing!

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Lana Del Rey Brings The 80s Back At LAX

Sep 24, 2012 09:50 AM

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Lana Del Rey was snapped leaving Los Angeles International Airport over the weekend, and the singer wore a Bob Seger tank and a yellow headband ... interesting choice in travel attire!

The 26-year-old starlet landed in London this morning, and she will premiere her new single, "Ride," on the radio tomorrow. Lana just released the cover art for the track (see pic below), and three new tunes leaked online, including "Fake Diamonds," "Boarding School," and "Velvet Crowbar," which are all rumored to be on the re-release of her debut album, Born To Die: Paradise Edition.

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Lana Del Rey Rocks Her New Brunette Locks At LAX

Sep 6, 2012 10:40 AM

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Lana Del Rey landed at LAX on Wednesday night, and we finally got a peek at her new hair and we love it!

The songstress debuted her darker 'do at the 2012 GQ Men of the Year Awards at the Royal Opera House in London the other night, and the 26-year-old singer also covers British GQ -- totally nude!

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Lana was voted Woman of the Year, and she tells the mag, “Just to have someone acknowledge the material I write is incredibly touching. It’s an affirmation of sorts.” Aww, good to see that she's still pretty humble!




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Lana Del Rey Wants To Write Screenplays And "Branch Out Into Film"

Sep 5, 2012 02:30 PM

lana-screenplay-230.jpgDespite the fact that she released her first album 9 months ago, Lana Del Rey has revealed in a new interview with Australian Vogue that she wants to break out in the film industry.

"When I was starting, I had a vision of being a writer for film and that's what I am doing now. I'm so happy," Lana told the mag. "Hopefully I will branch into film work and stay there. That will be my happy place. I'd like to stay in one place for a long time."

Del Rey also revealed that she often feels uncomfortable when onstage. "I love to take care of the songs – that's my natural place – then, when I get on stage that's not my element. Sometimes I kneel down because I am trembling or touch the audience because I don’t know what else to do." Well that would explain a lot!

Wonder what her first screenplay will be about?




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Lana Del Rey Shows Some Indie Fan Love

Aug 5, 2012 11:34 AM

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The indie princess, Lana Del Rey, was greeted by fans outside Chateau Marmont Saturday, where she graciously posed for photos and gave autographs.

Lana recently caught the eye of another famous "fan" -- Courtney Love. The Hole singer Tweeted at Del Rey after the young songstress performed the Nirvana tune "Heart-Shaped Box" at a show in Australia, writing: "You do know the song is about my Va**na right? 'Throw down your umbilical noose so i can climb right back,' umm… On top of which some of the lyrics about my va**na I contributed. So umm next time you sing it, think about my va**na will you?

Ms. Love later deleted the comments and posted this: "You are gorgeous and very talented, it was all in good humor love, it is true however bwahaa xc."

Gee, jealous much, Courtney?




Lana Del Rey Debuts Her Latest Music Video For "Summertime Sadness"

Jul 20, 2012 01:45 PM

Lana Del Rey is at it again!

The "Video Games" singer just released the music video for her latest song "Summertime Sadness," and we have a feeling she was aiming to stir up some controversy! The music montage features Hart of Dixie actress and model Jaime King as the singer's suicidal girlfriend!

Directed by King's husband Kyle Newman, the video was also put together with the help of none other than Magic Mike star Alex Pettyfer!

We're not sure it's our favorite song from the New Yorker, but it's still amazing!




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