Celebrity Magnet

I Heart Radio music festival

Showing the kind of cutting-edge thinking that got them to where they are today, the powers that be of the music industry decided that what the world really needed was a showcase for the top-selling artists in their stables. Thus, the I Heart Radio music festival, Sept. 23-24 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. That meant a crush of celebs around town that weekend, including Jennifer Lopez at Pure; Lady Gaga fleeing the Cosmo for the Palms when her room didn’t come with a private pool; Nikki Minaj wearing her Barbie-pink chicken-wing necklace onstage; and Tao going full-tilt for its thousandth night with Jay-Z and Dr. Dre and the presentation to Hov of a 15-liter bottle of Ace of Spades valued at $100,000.

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