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Ellen wears Miami designer

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Before crashing Twitter with her A-list selfie, Oscars host Ellen DeGeneres prepped for hosting duties wearing her emotions on her “sleeve” in Miami-based designer Alina Villasante’s Peace Love World “i am happy” hoodie. DeGeneres even posted a shot of her comfy backstage wardrobe choice on her now popular Instagram account before heading into the show.

Hot bars

Nightclub & Bar's Top 100 list of the highest-grossing nightclubs in the country included several Miami hot spots.

Vegas clubs still reign in the top four spots, but LIV reeled in a whopping $40-$45 million total revenue taking the city's top spot at No. 5, while LIV's sister club Story came in at No. 8 with $25-$30 million. Mango's was at No. 12 with $20-$25 million, the Clevelander at No. 27 with $15-$20 million, SET at No. 36, Mansion at No. 44 and Club Space at No. 54, the last three all raking in between $10 million and $15 million last year.

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    Usually, when lead singers of rock bands shout to the crowd “Are you feeling good?!” they don’t mean it in a holistic or spiritual way. But that might change at the Soulshine Tour Featuring Michael Franti & Spearhead, which hits Sunset Cove Amphitheater in Boca Raton on Tuesday.

Actress Elizabeth Berkley attends Dizzy Feet Foundation's Celebration Of Dance Gala at The Music Center on July 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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    Actor Darryl Hickman is 83. Cartoonist Jim Davis (“Garfield”) is 69. Singer Jonathan Edwards is 68. Actress Sally Struthers is 66. Actress Georgia Engel is 66. Actor Michael Hayden (“Murder One”) is 51. Actress Lori Loughlin is 50. Actress Elizabeth Berkley is 42. Singer Afroman is 40. Rapper Soulja Boy is 24.

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    Hot stuff celebrities love

    Donny Osmond is on a hot streak. The child star turned teen heartthrob turned Vegas entertainer just came out with a rustic-chic interiors line with wife Debbie. The couple picked up ideas for Donny Osmond Home through their travels. Want music? There’s that too. His 60th album, “Soundtrack of My Life,” is set to drop in January. The real-life American Idol, 56, proves he’s Web savvy, too, launching an app that offers stories and previews of the songs.

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