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NICK JONAS: Chains (The Wynwood Walls Edition).

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Nick Jonas Covers Kanye West's 'Only One' - LISTEN

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Nick Jonas, in case you haven’t been paying attention for the past few months or so, has been carefully recrafting his image as a part of a larger game plan to solidify himself as a solid vocalist. He went and got buff, began baiting the gays, and continued to bait the gays--all while dropping the occasional single from his new eponymous album.

For those of us unconvinced by Jonas’s gospel rendition of ‘Jealous,’ the 22-year old singer is back with a stripped down cover of Kanye West and Paul McCartney’s ‘Only One.’ Whether or not this song will finally convince you to start taking Jonas seriously we can’t say, but we endeavour you to give the song a listen and share your thoughts here AFTER THE JUMP...

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Nick Jonas and Jake Shears to Headline Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras: VIDEO

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Nick Jonas and Jake Shears will headline this year's Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras on March 7 with Betty Who, Australian R&B/pop singer Jessica Mauboy, and drag queen Courtney Act, organizers announced today.

The festival, which lasts from February 20 to March 8 began as a gay rights march in June of 1978. It continues to include a world-famous parade down Oxford Street.

Said Jonas in an interview: "I will be making my first appearance in Australia at Mardi Gras. I am so excited to perform, I know Mardi Gras is an amazing night and whole thing and I am just thrilled.”

Jonas said last year that he was making a concerted effort to reach out to his gay fan base. Those fans down under are about to get a taste of it.

Shears has been fairly under-the-radar since announcing the Scissor Sisters' "indefinite hiatus" in late 2012.

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Pentatonix Men Mash-Up 'Blank Space,' 'Jealous,' and 'Break Free' In Broadway Style Cover: VIDEO

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Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying, who form 2/5 of the a capella group Pentatonix and also collaborate together under the name 'Superfruit,' are back with a new mash-up. This time the boys mash-up Taylor Swift's "Blank Space," Nick Jonas' "Jealous," and Ariana Grande's "Break Free" to tell a tale of discovering love, infidelity and ultimately freedom. The mash-up also features Broadway vet Shoshanna Bean (whom you may recall from Wicked).

Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

And in case you missed it, check out Superfruit's cover of Beyonce's last album in under 6 minutes HERE.

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It's Official: Nick Jonas' Character in 'Kingdom' Is Gay - VIDEO

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After months of teasing, strip teasing, and possibly even a little bit of queerbaiting, Nick Jonas finally gave his gay fans more than just lip/ab service for last night's season finale of DirecTV's MMA drama Kingdom. In the episode it's revealed Nick Jonas' character Nate Kulina is gay, with Nate getting kicked out of a gay bar and hooking up with another guy. 

BuzzFeed reports:

NickjonasThe reveal may have surprised viewers, but the actor has known about Nate’s sexuality since Day 1. “Byron [Balasco, Kingdom creator] told me before shooting began,” Jonas told BuzzFeed News exclusively during a recent phone interview. “Everyone at Kingdom was really transparent about the character and some of the things the character would go through. And in my prep work, I wanted to be aware so I could properly tell this story.”

“For me, it was important to maintain the stakes for Nate,” the 22-year-old actor and singer continued. “He lives in a world of fear — fear of disappointing his father, both in the cage and outside of the cage — and he carries that pressure with him in so many ways. I think it’s something a lot of people can relate to.”

For Balasco, having a gay character in the MMA world was particularly important. “I wanted to tell this story in an environment that would be, perhaps, extra challenging for a gay man,” the Kingdom creator told BuzzFeed News. “Really show somebody who is struggling with this part of his life and reconciling it with the combination of what it takes to be an elite level athlete and how that concentration makes you to block out and ignore real questions that you have about yourself and about the life you’re living.”

Head over to Buzzfeed here to for more on the news and Nick's thoughts on filming a gay love scene for a future episode. 

And check out three more gifs from Nate's late night romp, as well as a scene from earlier in the season that teased Nate's sexuailty, AFTER THE JUMP...

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25 Famous Men Who Brought Muscles, Mustaches, and More to Instagram This Week — PHOTOS

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Scissor Sister Jake Shears and his dog needed some scissors, and Looking's Raul Castillo hung 10 outside of San Francisco with 'Looking' creator Michael Lannan and actor John Johnson.

Murray Bartlett, Joe Manganiello, Russell Tovey, Jonathan Groff, Matthew Camp, Aaron Schock, Alex Minsky, Dan Osborne, Robbie Rogers, Frankie J Grande, Derek Theler, Harry Shum Jr, Chris Salvatore, Michael Sam, Brad Goreski, Nick Jonas, Harry Judd, Tom Daley, Tim Schou, Daniel Franzese, Steve Grand, Ronnie Kroell, and Ty Herndon brought their game to Instagram this week.

Find out which GOP politician was spending time with a dance music diva, who was getting drunk on grape juice, and how many mustaches were being rocked for Movember,
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Surfs up. At Ocean Beach with @michaellannan and John Johnson this morning. Good times

A photo posted by Raúl Castillo (@officialraulcastillo) on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:24pm PST

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