Selena Gomez Explains New Tattoo & Ring From Justin Bieber

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Selena Gomez arrives at the 5th Annual Women In Film Pre-Oscar Cocktail Party at Cecconi's Restaurant in Los Angeles on February 24, 2012 -- Getty Images / WireImage

Selena Gomez was recently spotted with a new tattoo on her right wrist.

While widely reported to be a heart, the 19-year-old star tells Access Hollywood the ink is actually an ode to her love of music.

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"It's a music note," Selena told Access Hollywood of her new tattoo at The Fifth Annual Women in Film Pre-Oscar party in Los Angeles on Friday. "Everybody thought that it was a heart for some reason, but music is a big influence in my life.

"I was named after a singer, I'm a singer and a lot of other personal reasons," she explained. "So, that's what I got."

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In addition to her tattoo, the "Love You Like A Love Song" singer has been sporting another new adornment on her hand - a diamond-studded ring in the shape of a "J," prompting some to wonder if she and boyfriend Justin Bieber were thinking of making a trip down the aisle.

"No, no -- that's like almost a friendship ring," Selena told Access of the ring's implications. "It's just for fun."

When asked to show off the jewelry, the former Disney darling suddenly came down with a sudden case of stage fright, saying, "No! You'll see it in pictures!"

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"I get nervous," she added with a laugh.

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