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The divas are taking over "The Voice," People reports.

Wexford's own Christina Aguilera is set to perform live on Tuesday's finale of NBC's hit show, the network announced Tuesday, following Monday's news that Cher, 67, will also take center stage for the big night.

Cher will sing her new song, "Woman's World," making it her first live televised performance in more than 10 years. The tune is the first single off her new album of the same name, being released on Sept. 24 -- her first collection of songs in 12 years.

No stranger to supporting reality competition shows, she cheered on her son, Chaz Bono, when he competed on season 13 of "Dancing With the Stars."

Meanwhile, Aguilera, a coach on previous seasons of "The Voice," will perform "Feel This Moment" with Pitbull at the finale.

Mumford & Sons bassist Ted Dwane has a blood clot on his brain that will require surgery, The Associated Press reports.

The Grammy-winning folk-rock group postponed concerts Tuesday in Dallas, Wednesday in The Woodlands in Texas and Thursday in New Orleans. A statement on its website said there are no plans to postpone or cancel any other appearances on the current tour. The band has a headlining gig Saturday at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn.

The statement says Dwane hasn't felt well for a few days and went to the hospital Monday for emergency treatment. Scans revealed the blood clot on the surface of his brain, requiring surgery. The band is being assured that he will recover quickly.

Joel Madden says he hopes he "didn't cause too much drama" after he was reportedly kicked out of his Sydney hotel Sunday after a housekeeper discovered a small amount of marijuana in his room, People reports.

There were no charges filed, according to both the Sydney Morning Herald and Madden himself, who addressed the incident on social media Tuesday.

The Good Charlotte singer tweeted a link to his Tumblr account Tuesday morning, which included a matter-of-fact statement addressing the incident that occurred while the musician is Down Under serving as a coach on Australia's version of "The Voice," which holds its season finale Monday night.

"Sunday while I was at work, a hotel employee found a small amount of marijuana in my hotel room. The police were called and responded," he wrote. "Sydney is my adopted home and I appreciate the way the NSW police handled the situation. They have informed me there will be no charges. I hope this didn't cause too much drama for anyone."

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, a cleaner at the Darling Hotel inside the Sydney Star casino found fewer than five grams of the drug in his room, and the police were contacted around 4:30 p.m. Sunday. They arrived several hours later. Madden was reportedly present while authorities searched the room.

The Sydney Morning Herald reports that although the investigation continues, he was not charged because Australian law permits authorities to issue a simple caution when only a small amount of drugs are found.

Madden was reportedly immediately asked to leave the hotel after the search, per company policy.

Madden is married to Nicole Richie. They have two children together: daughter Harlow, 5, and son Sparrow, 31/2.

Matthew Crawley who?

In the upcoming fourth season of "Downton Abbey" (premiering Jan. 5), Lady Mary (Michelle Dockery) will have plenty of men to keep her mind off the death of her husband, E! News reports.

"Quite a few and they're very handsome," Dockery said Monday night at the "Downton Abbey" event at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood when asked how many new men would be after her character. "Yes, there are a few potential suitors ... [but] I don't even know where it's going yet."

Two of the said suitors are being played by hotties Tom Cullen and Julian Ovenden.

Dockery said the cast is given scripts about two weeks in advance of shooting. "Most of the time we don't really know what's coming," she said. "It's funny because, like the audience, we all start to speculate -- you know, I wonder if this happens or apparently this happens, [but] none of it turns out to be true."

Dockery just hopes things turn out for the better. Not only was Matthew killed in a car accident, but his untimely death happened while Mary was giving birth to their first child. Season four begins six months after Matthew's demise.

"It's just when [Mary] is starting to think about getting back to life," series creator Julian Fellowes said.

"I just want her to be happy eventually," Dockery said. "She was, and now she's not again."

The casting of Downton's first black character made headlines last month when it was announced Gary Carr will be popping up in the new season as a jazz singer named Jack Ross.

Dockery laughed when we suggested uptight Mary hook up with an entertainer.

"Maybe that's what Julian's got up his sleeve," she said. "She runs off with the jazz singer!"

Maybe not, but expect plenty of "Great Gatsby"-like soirees at Downton. "We're really kind of moved into the '20s now, so it's all very Bright Young Things," Dockery said. "There are a lot of parties."

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