Music News Pop: Selena Gomez Dethrones Jay Z on Billboard 200 Chart

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It's been a good month for Selena Gomez. Following her 21st birthday, the songstress has set a career record by collecting her first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart. Her latest record, Stars Dance, has sold over 97,000 copies in the first week, knocking out Jay Z's Magna Carta Holy Grail from the top spot Officials in Germany have ordered Justin Bieber to settle an unpaid bill over his pet monkey or face a penalty upon his return to the country. Officials at Germany?s Federal Agency for Nature Conservation have accused Bieber of failing to pay for the primate?s care while awaiting collection, and they have issued a public notice demanding the singer settles his bill. Just days after Katy Perry announced her fourth studio album, news of the breakout single for her upcoming record, Prism, has surfaced. According to a press release posted on music forum Pop Justice, the song ? titled "Roar" ? will be released on the radio August 9 with its iTunes sales date slated for August 13.

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