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Beyoncé announces world tour

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Beyoncé was just warming up at the Super Bowl: The singer has announced a world tour.

“The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour” will kick off April 15 in Belgrade, Serbia.

The tour’s North American stint starts June 28 in Los Angeles and ends Aug. 3 in Brooklyn, N.Y., at the Barclays Center. It includes a stop in Chicago on July 17.

Baby picture shared

Shakira is sharing the first public photograph of her recently born baby, with father Gerard Pique planting a kiss on his infant son’s cheek.

The 36-year-old Colombian singer announced Monday on Twitter that the photo of “my two angels” could be seen on the website of UNICEF. She has urged people to donate to a baby shower on behalf of needy children helped by the U.N. children’s agency.

The 25-year-old Pique is an FC Barcelona soccer star.

More performers

Sting, Rihanna and Bruno Mars will hit the stage for a special performance at Sunday’s Grammy Awards.

The Recording Academy announced Monday that they will perform together at the Feb. 10 awards show. Triple nominee Kelly Clarkson will also take the stage.

Taylor Swift will kick off the show, to be hosted by rapper-actor LL Cool J.

‘Bodies’ heats up

The top five movies from the weekend box office:

1. “Warm Bodies,” $20.1 million

2. “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters,” $9.4 million

3. “Silver Linings Playbook,” $7.7 million

4. “Mama,” $6.6 million

5. “Zero Dark Thirty,” $5.2 million

Happy birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Actor David Selby is 72. Singer Cory Wells is 71. Singer Al Kooper is 69. Actress Barbara Hershey is 65. Actor-director-comedian Christopher Guest is 65. Actor-comedian Tim Meadows is 52. Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh is 51. Actress Laura Linney is 49. Actor Chris Parnell is 46. Singer Bobby Brown is 44. Singer Sara Evans is 42. Actor Darren Criss is 26.

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