Demi Lovato’s Unbroken may be the best album by any of Disney’s recent alumni. Swizz Beatz’s sext friend has opened up about her relationship with the rapper and music producer, who is married to Alicia Keys. Britney Spears is releasing a remix album next month, Kanye West will show his womenswear line at Paris Fashion Week and Kelis railed against racial inequalities in the UK on Twitter. Let us show you what’s what.
• Demi Lovato’s on a roll! Yesterday, Timbaland unveiled his collaboration with the former Sonny with a Chance star: the saucy, thumping “All Night Long,” which features a guest spot by Missy Elliott. Fans were thrilled with the mature new sound, and so are the critics.
Early reviews for Lovato’s forthcoming album Unbroken have started to trickle out, and it sounds like Demi’s done very well this time around. MTV’s Jocelyn Vena called Unbroken “a perfectly mature album” that will still appeal to Lovato’s Camp Rock fans, while EW’s Melissa Maerz noted, “Clearly it’s been a tough year for Lovato. But as Rihanna could tell her, sometimes bad years make great songs.”