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Tuesday Sept 23rd
Lorde announces single
Lorde has announced that her lead single off The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 soundtrack is titled "Yellow Flicker Beat." The song will arrive at all digital retailers next Tuesday, September 30. The artwork for the track was unveiled as well.
Charli XCX, new album & tour
Charli XCX has amended the release date of her forthcoming sophomore album, Sucker, to December 16. It features her latest single, "Break The Rules." Meanwhile, Charli will be on her own headlining tour from September 26 in Orlando to October 25 in San Francisco.
In D.C. at 9:30 Club on October 2nd, in Philly at the TLA on Oct 3rd...
You Can Be an Extra in the "Magic Mike" Sequel
You know how much FUN the ladies seem to be having in those "Magic Mike" dance sequences? Well, YOU can get in on some of that fun in the sequel, "Magic Mike XXL".
Channing Tatum announced a contest on his Facebook page, and all you have to do to be an extra in some of those scenes is send pictures or a video that explains WHY you want a piece of this. Here's the official contest website.
Monday Sept 22nd
Honey Boo Boo's Parents Broke Up
Mama June and Sugar Bear from "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" have broken up . . . supposedly because Sugar Bear was cheating, and had a profile on the online dating site PlentyOfFish.com. Mama June and Sugar Bear have been together about 10 years. They're not married, but they had a commitment ceremony in May of 2013. Sources say Sugar Bear will remain a cast member on the show.
Melissa Rivers announced that E!'s "Fashion Police" will continue without Joan, after taking a short break. Also, a post appeared on Joan's Facebook page Friday that made it appear she was endorsing the iPhone 6 from beyond the grave. It was probably a pre-arranged deal with Apple that somebody forgot to cancel, the post was deleted shortly after.
New Michael Jackson music
More than 30 years ago, Michael Jackson and Queen started recording a song together called "There Must Be More to Life Than This". They never finished it, and Freddie Mercury ended up recording a version on his own for his 1985 solo album "Mr. Bad Guy".
But a producer recently was brought in to finish it for a compilation album called "Queen Forever", which is due for release on November 11th. And he posted the track online this weekend.
Friday Seot 19th
J Lo's new music video is full of BOOTY!
Miley in trouble
Miley Cyrus could be in trouble for wearing a big, fake butt and letting a dancer spank her with a Mexican flag during a show this week in Monterrey, Mexico. Some local politicians want her charged with desecrating the flag, and they'd like to see her punished with a $1,270 fine and 36 hours in jail.
Matthew McConaughey Will Not Be in the "Magic Mike" Sequel
The director of "Magic Mike XXL" says Matthew McConaughey will NOT return for the sequel. He added that it's a "road trip movie" and it's so different from the original that, quote, "No one will be accusing us of making the same movie twice."
But all the other major players are coming back . . . most importantly CHANNING TATUM, MATT BOMER and JOE MANGANIELLO.
Kanye & Lorde?
Kanye West is back in the States after his tour of Australia and rumor is he's going to hit the studio with Lorde. Lorde has cited Kanye as an influence and covered his songs on tour, including "Flashing Lights" and "Hold My Liquor." Meanwhile, Kanye is also rumored to be working with Paul McCartney on the follow-up to last year's Yeezus.
More to come from U2 and Apple
After U2's surprise release of Songs of Innocence via iTunes, Bon-o penned an open letter in which he said the band is "collaborating with Apple on some cool stuff over the next couple of years, innovations that will transform the way music is listened to and viewed." Now, it looks like Apple and U2 may have a full-on interactive audiovisual music experience in store.
Thursday Sept 18th
Are Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger on the Verge of Divorce?
Sources say AVRIL LAVIGNE and CHAD KROEGER are on the verge of divorce. They met while working on Avril's 2013 album together, but apparently, they're not as attracted to each other now that they're not in "work mode" anymore. Chad is reportedly telling people it's over.
This Is Apparently the Doctor Who Performed the Biopsy on Joan Rivers
The doctor who performed the biopsy that may have led to JOAN RIVERS' death has been identified as Gwen Korovin. She actually has a lot of celebrity patients, including Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, Hugh Jackman, John Mayer and Brooke Shields. MELISSA RIVERS reportedly wants her license revoked.
Meghan Trainor talks about making "All About That Bass"
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Wednesday Sept 17th
Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Have a Daughter
Even though they never even admitted they were expecting, Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling welcomed a baby girl last Friday. There's no word on their new daughter's name.
A source says, quote, "She's absolutely in heaven being a mom. She's never been happier. She and Ryan are just in awe of this beautiful person they created. It's a really special time for them.” Eva and Ryan have been together since 2011.
Shia LaBeouf Got a Restraining Order Against a Woman Who Thinks He's Einstein
Shia LeBeouf has never been accused of being the sharpest knife in the drawer, but at least one woman thinks he's a genius. Shia had to get a restraining order against a woman named Graciela Nahle . . . who apparently thinks he's ALBERT EINSTEIN.
Graciela has been bothering Shia for months, and has even been to his house several times.
During one visit she was eating watermelon in his driveway and screamed at him, quote, "I am going to blow up your house! I am going to blow up the world! You are Albert Einstein and we belong together!"
Tonight on TV
The series premiere of "Red Band Society" . . . 9:00 to 10:00 P.M. on Fox. Octavia Spencer runs a pediatric ward where a group of teenage patients bond over their red hospital bands. Dave Annable is also in it as their pediatric surgeon.
• The series premiere of "The Mysteries of Laura" . . . 10:00 to 11:00 P.M. on NBC. Debra Messing plays a New York City homicide detective, who's also a single mom raising two boys.
Tuesday Sept. 16th
A Sitcom Based on Carson Daly's Life Is in Development
Jimmy Kimmel & Carson Daly are developing a sitcom, which is loosely based on Carson's life. It's about, quote, "a once massively popular VJ, who loses it all and is forced to move back in with his parents and take a job as host of a local radio 'morning zoo.'" Jimmy is writing the pilot himself, and will produce alongside Carson. The show is being developed for ABC . . . but there's no title, cast or timetable yet.
Here’s a picture he posted sleeping with his daughter London Rose who was born August 20th.
Iggy Azalea’s alleged sex tape is in demand
Vivid Entertainment's Steve Hirsch is interested in purchasing Iggy Azalea's alleged sex tape. He tells Hollywoodlife.com: “Iggy has proved that she’s an amazing talent. If there is any tape out there that can rival that of Kim Kardashian, this one is it!
Iggy still denies that there is a video but Tweeted “We should want to protect our women and i really hope that america will follow Europe and their laws to better protect peoples privacy and fundamental rights.”
One Direction talk album release
One Direction’s upcoming album, titled “Four” is due out November 17th, but they group just revealed that the first single is due out September 29 . It’s called "Steal My Girl” and fans can receive an instant download of "Steal My Girl" on September 29 if they preorder the deluxe album on iTunes.
Mayweather stiffed a waitress
TMZ claims Floyd Mayweather stiffed a waitress at the Hard Rock Hotel on Sunday. He and his entourage of 150 spent $25,000 on food and drinks and allegedly didn't leave a tip. Server Nik Nguyen claims the hotel comped Floyd. Nguyen says she works two jobs because of the recent death of her father.
Monday September 15th
JAY Z might have revealed during a gig Friday night that he and Beyonce are having another kid. During the song "Beach is Better", Jay changed the line "I replace it with another one," to "pregnant with another one."
The Minnesota Vikings deactivated running back ADRIAN PETERSON for yesterday's game, after he was indicted for beating his four-year-old son with a TREE BRANCH. He could be looking at two years in jail and a $10,000 fine.
During a show in Australia the other night, KANYE WEST refused to continue until everyone in the audience stood up. There were two people who couldn't stand up because they were in wheelchairs. But Kanye had to make SURE. The process took several minutes, and the audience was booing and chanting "Stand up!"
Boxer Floyd Mayweather earned at least $32 million for beating Marcos Maidana on Saturday. That comes out to $888,889 per minute for the 12-round match.
Friday Sept. 12
Lady Gaga Was Ready to Have Babies . . . Until She Worked with Tony Bennett
Lady Gaga was almost ready to hang up the mic and become a baby factory . . . until she started working with TONY BENNETT on their upcoming duets album. She says, quote, "I started to spend a lot more time with him, and everything just became simpler, more pure and more perfect. Now I'm going to take a lot more time before I have kids and settle down."
Rihanna dropped from Thursday Night Football
The "Thursday Night Football" pre-game show was originally going to feature a RIHANNA song . . . but CBS axed it at the last minute, because of the fallout from the RAY RICE situation. Apparently, they were worried it would be uncomfortable, since she's another high-profile victim of domestic abuse.
A Lot of People Are Upset That They Were Given U2's New Album
A lot of people Tweeted their frustration at Apple basically forcing U2's new album on them. Here's one of the best Tweets we saw: "My disdain for the band U2 is making me contemplate switching to a Samsung Galaxy phone. #OverratedBand #BonoIsaTurd"
This weekend on TV
Sunday: "The Miss America Competition" . . . from 9:00 to 11:00 P.M. on ABC.
Thursday September 11, 2014
Kardashians get ripped apart in Rolling Stone
“Rolling Stone” published an essay called "The Kardashians: The Egos That Ate America", in which the writer dissects and rips apart the family . . . quite BRILLIANTLY.
First, he notes that they're starting their SEVENTH year as TV stars . . . far outlasting the usual shelf life of reality franchises like "The Hills" and "Jersey Shore". Then he gives a pretty spot-on explanation why.
Read the full article, click here
New Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj has finally announced the release date for her forthcoming album via a post on Twitter, "11.24 The Pinkprint." Still no word yet on a tracklist.
23 Jump Street in the works?
Good news ladies, rumor is “23 Jump Street” may be in the works!
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry Are Expecting a Baby
Sara Gilbert revealed on "The Talk" yesterday that she's pregnant. This will be the first child for Sara and her wife, songwriter Linda Perry. Sara has two kids with her previous partner...in that case, each of them carried one of the children.
Did Ariana Grande Go All "Diva" During a Photo Shoot?
Ariana Grande was accused of going full-on DIVA during an Australian press tour. She reportedly had a list of subjects people couldn't talk about, like relationships and ex-boyfriends. And she canceled all her interviews and photo shoots because one guy wouldn't delete pictures she didn't like. But Ariana says it's not true.
What celebrity said they have looked like crap in every single movie they’ve done?
Your buddy Seth Rogen!
Tuesday September 9. 2014
Prince Harry Reacts To Royal Baby News
Kate Middleton is pregnant with her second child. The Palace released a statement saying: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child. Brother Prince Harry reacted...
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Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka are Gay Married!
Neil Patrick Harris and his longtime partner David Burtka got married Saturday in Italy. Elton John performed at the reception and Kelly Ripa was among the guests.
Taylor Swift Hasn't Dated Since Harry Styles . . . And She's Not Having Sex Either
Taylor Swift says she hasn't been on a date since breaking up with Harry Styles over a year ago. And she doesn't hook up because, quote, "it's pointless if you're not in love." Meanwhile, Taylor admits her song "Bad Blood" is about her feud with another female singer, but she won't name names.
Judge Judy Had Sexy Photos of Herself, But She Tore Them Up So We'd Never See Them
Judge Judy admits she's taken some naughty photos in her day, but they no longer exist. On "The Talk" yesterday she said, quote, "I cut up all those pictures that I didn't want to see floating around, because you have to be smart enough to say if you don't want to revisit something."
Monday September 8, 2014
Joan Rivers Funeral
TONS of celebrities showed up for JOAN RIVERS' funeral yesterday, including Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Griffin, Rosie O'Donnell, Barbara Walters and Kelly Osbourne with her slightly more famous parents. Howard Stern gave a eulogy, and there was a musical performance from Hugh Jackman.
Simone Battle commits suicide
Simone Battle, the "X Factor" contestant and member of the girl group G.R.L., has reportedly committed suicide in her home in Los Angles. According to TMZ, her body was found at around 8:30 a.m. on Friday, hanging from a rod in the closet of her bedroom. No autopsy has been completed since then and authorities have not mentioned any note that could give an explanation.
The singer started to become famous in 2011 when she made it to the Top 17 position before getting eliminated from the U.S. version of the television music competition "X Factor." After an attempt to launch a solo career for herself, Battle joined what almost became the new Pussycat Dolls, which eventually evolved into the girl band G.R.L. in 2012. The band released the catchy song "Ugly Heart" early last summer that later went on became a hit globally. The group caught attention first when the girls sang the chorus in the hit song by Pitbull, "Wild Wild Love."
"Guardians of the Galaxy" Is #1 Again
It was another slow weekend at the box office. "Guardians of the Galaxy" took the top spot again, earning another $10.2 million, continuing its dominance as the top grossing film of the year.
And the only new wide release, the ELVIS movie "The Identical", bombed hard. It made just $1.9 million down in 11th place. That's even worse when you consider the movie cost a reported $32 million to make and market.
Here are this week's Top 5 movies:
1. "Guardians of the Galaxy", $10.2 million. Up to $295 million in its 6th week.
2. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", $6.5 million. $175 million in its 5th week.
3. "If I Stay", $5.8 million. Up to $39.7 million in its 3rd week.
4. "Let's Be Cops", $5.4 million. Up to $66.6 million in its 4th week.
5. "The November Man", $4.2 million. Up to $17.9 million in its 2nd week.
Friday September 5, 2014
Scarlett Johansson Had Her Baby
Scarlett Johansson gave birth to her baby girl. We don't know when . . . but her publicist made the announcement yesterday, saying, quote, "Mother and daughter are doing well." Scarlett is 29. They named her Rose Dorothy.
Alyssa Milano Had a Baby Girl Yesterday
ALYSSA MILANO gave birth to a baby girl yesterday . . . her second child with husband David Bugliari. They named Her Elizabella Dylan. Their son Milo is 3 years old. Alyssa is 41.
Even though she'll probably going to look AMAZING again within six months, Alyssa claims that regaining her pre-baby body isn't really a concern. She recently said, quote, "A female body is not made to look good in a bikini.
"It's made to give birth and have a baby and be a cozy companion for it afterward."
Sherri Shepherd Is Worried Her Estranged Husband Will Leak Racy Nude Photos of Her
Rumor has it SHERRI SHEPHERD is worried that her estranged husband will leak the racy shots she's sent him over the years. An "insider" says, quote, "It was a long distance relationship, so to keep things hot, Sherri would send naked pictures of herself to Lamar. She deeply regrets [it now]."
Tuesday September 2, 2014
Married over the weekend
Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg married this past weekend. Entertainmentwise claims guests included Sherri Shepherd and three members of New Kids On The Block
Ashlee Simpson married Diana Ross’s son Evan Sunday at her home in Greenwich, Connecticut. Diana even officiated the ceremony.
Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union married Chateau Artisan in Miami on Saturday.
Joan Rivers Is Reportedly on Life Support
Unfortunately, it doesn't sound like Joan Rivers’ condition improved over the weekend. Word has it she's on LIFE SUPPORT, but that hasn't been confirmed. Her daughter Melissa Rivers merely said, quote, "We are keeping our fingers crossed." Joan is 81. According to reports, she was placed in a medically-induced coma on Thursday, after suffering complications during a minor throat procedure.
Cee Lo Green charged
Cee Lo Green was charged with placing ecstasy in a woman's drink while at a dinner in Los Angeles last year. He was facing four years in state prison if convicted of furnishing a controlled substance.
On Friday, Green plead no contest to furnishing ecstasy to a 33-year-old female. He was placed on three years' probation, must complete 360 hours of community service and must attend 52 AA meetings. Green's rep tells E!: "CeeLo Green is pleased that the District Attorney's office would allow him the opportunity to resolve this appropriately and maintain his innocence. He is happy to put this behind him and continue to move forward."
Monday September 1st, 2014
Dozens of photos of Oscar-winning actress Lawrence, 24, began spreading on Twitter on Sunday night, Many of them show the star, who is rumoured to be dating Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, topless or in her underwear. The person or persons responsible reportedly have as many as 60 images of Lawrence in explicit positions.
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton also had pictures of her posted online, American actress and singer-songwriter Victoria Justice and Spiderman star Kirsten Dunst were in the set of leaked photos as well. A spokeswoman for Jennifer Lawrence released a statement to BuzzFeed confirming the pictures were real.
"This is a flagrant violation of privacy. The authorities have been contacted and will prosecute anyone who posts the stolen photos of Jennifer Lawrence," said spokeswoman Bryna Rifkin.
Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy have tied the knot. It's the second marriage for both — Wahlberg is 45 and McCarthy is 41. Wahlberg still performs with his boy band New Kids on the Block and stars in the CBS police drama "Blue Bloods." He has two sons from his first marriage. McCarthy recently left "The View" and now hosts a radio show on SiriusXM. She has a son from her first marriage.
Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross are officially married, E! News confirms Ashlee, 29, and Evan, 26, were married at the Connecticut home of singer Diana Ross -- Evan's mother -- surrounded by close family and friends in a private ceremony on Sunday. Ashlee's sister Jessica served as maid of honor and friend CaCee Cobb was a bridesmaid.
Joan Rivers Update
Joan Rivers daughter says her family and loved ones are holding out hope about the comedian's recover. In a statement yesterday, Melissa Rivers says she and those close to her mom "are keeping our fingers crossed." She also thanked those who have expressed support for Rivers. Rivers was rushed to a hospital Thursday after being stricken at a doctor's office. It's unclear why she was there — and it's unknown how long she had gone without breathing. Her daughter describes her condition as "serious."