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Gabourey Sidibe: What's on my iPod

The 29-year-old Oscar nominee for 2009’s ”Precious” costars in the third season of ”The Big C” (Sundays at 9:30 p.m. on Showtime)

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Jessie J, Abracadabra

”This is about how you’re not looking for love but just — abracadabra! — it happens. I’m actually really into magic. I’ve always been fascinated by things popping out of nowhere.”

Bruno Mars, Liquor Store Blues

”I assume this is about a street dancer who’s broke as hell, singing a song outside a liquor store. He just wants enough money to buy some liquor and a lotto ticket. I kind of dig that aspect of it — everything in life is a lotto scratch, in a way. We’re all just taking our chances.”

Teairra Mar, Sponsor

”It’s about a boyfriend who buys her stuff, and he’s her sponsor. I like that I’m my own sponsor. I don’t spend money a lot — I’m a creepy, creepy miser. But every now and then when I feel down, I’ll buy myself a little tiny thing from Tiffany’s.”

Childish Gambino, Outside

”It’s about how he had a dream, and everyone else is afraid to move outside of the box of their neighborhood or their family. I was on the outside of Brooklyn, where I’m from, that same way. I saw more of the world than everyone else did.”