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Listen to Leighton Meester's Full 'Heartstrings' Album Stream Now!

Listen to Leighton Meester's Full 'Heartstrings' Album Stream Now!

Here is some brand new music you can listen to all weekend – Leighton Meester‘s new album Heartstrings is available to stream in full online now!

The album will released on iTunes on Monday (October 27), but thanks to Elle the full album is streaming right now.

“It really represents me,” Leighton said of the album. “It’s sensitive, it’s sort of guarded but also open and vulnerable and triumphant.”

“You have a life outside of work—barely, but it’s there for me—so there’s plenty of material and inspiration [for my music],” Leighton added. “Family, friends, loved ones, relationships, and everything that is happening in real life is a good source of inspiration for anybody who is writing music.”

Listen to the title song “Heartstrings” below visit Elle.com to hear the full album!

Leighton Meester is Making Music for People Who Don't Listen to Pop Music

Leighton Meester is Making Music for People Who Don't Listen to Pop Music

Leighton Meester stands behind her guitar while singing three of her original songs for the crowd at the “Meet the Musician” series held at Apple Store Soho on Tuesday (October 14) in New York City.

The 28-year-old actress/singer, who later headed to Lure Fishbar, recently opened up about the kind of music she wants to make.

“I can’t really set myself apart [from pop] considering the music that I made, but I never really had the desire or time to pursue that,” Leighton told Billboard. “It’s not my taste. This [new album] is for people who don’t know anything about my acting and don’t listen to pop music. I think that’s kind of exciting. [Of Mice and Men] was the most time-consuming thing I’ve ever done. Now I have time to actually concentrate [on music], which is cool. I’ve never really taken time off to do music.”

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Leighton Meester Is A Sophisticated Lady for 'Like Sunday, Like Rain' Premiere in Mill Valley!

Leighton Meester Is A Sophisticated Lady for 'Like Sunday, Like Rain' Premiere in Mill Valley!

Leighton Meester is chic and sophisticated as she hits the red carpet at the premiere of her latest film Like Sunday, Like Rain held at the Rafael Film Center on Monday evening (October 6) in Mill Valley, Calif.

The 28-year-old entertainer was joined by her co-star Billie Joe Armstrong and writer and director of the flick Frank Whaley.

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That same day, Leighton was spotted looking cool and casual as she arrived at LAX Airport with her grandmother to catch their departing flight to Mill Valley.

10+ pics inside of Leighton Meester and others at the premiere of Like Sunday, Like RainMore Here! »

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Check Out the Poster for Leighton Meester & Adam Brody's Film 'Life Partners'!

Check Out the Poster for Leighton Meester & Adam Brody's Film 'Life Partners'!

Leighton Meester and her co-star Gillian Jacobs get colorful on the new poster for their film Life Partners.

Here’s a synopsis of the film: At 29, the most long-term relationship Sasha (Meester) and Paige (Jacobs) have ever been in is with each other, using their co-dependent friendship as an excuse not to venture out into the dating world alone. But when Paige meets nerdy Tim (Adam Brody) and starts to get serious for the first time, the nature of their friendship begins to shift. Fearing she’s being cast aside, Sasha tries to keep their relationship the same, but does growing up also mean growing apart?

Also starring in the film are Kate McKinnon and Gabourey Sidibe. Be sure to catch the movie on iTunes and VOD on November 6 and in theaters December 5.

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Ben McKenzie Thinks Leighton Meester is Awesome!

Ben McKenzie Thinks Leighton Meester is Awesome!

Leighton Meester finishes up a conversation with her ride home before heading inside on Thursday afternoon (October 2) in Los Angeles.

The 28-year-old entertainer was returning back to her house after spending sometime in the recording studio.

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A few days before, Adam Brody‘s The O.C. co-star Ben McKenzie revealed that he didn’t attend the wedding of Leighton and Adam.

“I did not go to his wedding. I think they wanted to kind of keep it super low-profile, so I did not take umbrage,” Ben told HuffPost Live. “His wife is awesome. Leighton‘s great.”

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Leighton Meester Makes It Colorful For 'InStyle UK' November 2014 Cover

Leighton Meester Makes It Colorful For 'InStyle UK' November 2014 Cover

Leighton Meester is eye-catching and colorful on the cover of InStyle UK‘s November 2014 issue, out on Thursday (October 2)!

Here’s what the 28-year-old actress had to share with the mag:

On playing Curly’s wife in the Broadway Of Mice & Men revival: “Man, I really lucked out, the fact that I could spend six months on this compact, beautiful story that never grows old.”

On making a record with Robin Thicke in 2009: “It was fun, but it wasn’t at all me. I guess I can look back and say everything happens because you learn from it and you’re better for it.”

On valuing life more than work: “My values have shifted greatly in terms of what I find important. It’s my family, my friends and having a personal life. Those are the things that need nurturing.”

On music and acting: “My favourite thing – at least as far as the music goes, and now, actually, with acting, too – is performing live. It’s so fun.”

For more on Leighton, visit Instyle.co.uk!

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Leighton Meester Looks White Hot for 'The Judge' LA Premiere!

Leighton Meester Looks White Hot for 'The Judge' LA Premiere!

Leighton Meester looks super hot in a short white and black dress on the red carpet at the premiere of The Judge held at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Wednesday evening (October 1) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Also in attendance at the event were the film’s actors Sarah Lancaster and Dax Shepard, who brought along his pregnant wife Kristen Bell.

“The bad news: u can no longer reach your feet. The good news: u have a nice hubby who’ll help put on your shoes,” Kristen jokingly tweeted that night about being pregnant.

FYI: Leighton is wearing a Balmain dress, Jimmy Choo shoes, and a Salvatore Ferragamo clutch. Kristen is wearing a DSquared2 dress, a Salvatore Ferragamo clutch, and Doves earrings and ring.

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