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Kate Nash revealed her weirdest musical inspirations have been seeing a skeleton in her mum's living room and not being able to pick up a frog in the middle of a road in Australia.

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Iggy Azalea is "so excited" about her collaboration with Britney Spears, she has broken her self-imposed social media ban and now plans to update fans on her life every month.