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Kelly Clarkson, Andy Grammer, John Legend to ring in 2019 on NBC

Kelly Clarkson, Andy Grammer, John Legend to ring in 2019 on NBC

Art Streiber/NBCKelly Clarkson, Andy Grammer and John Legend are among the stars who’ll be ringing in 2019 on TV this December 31. All three of them will be performing on NBC’s New Year’s Eve, which will be hosted live by Carson Daly, John’s wife Chrissy Teigen and Leslie Jones.  Also on the bill: the legendary…Continue Reading

They’re baaaack: “American Idol” returns March 3

They’re baaaack: “American Idol” returns March 3

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie will once again be gracing your TV screens in 2019, as American Idol returns for its second season on ABC. The show, once again hosted by Ryan Seacrest, will return Sunday, March 3, with a two-hour season premiere airing from 8 p.m. ET to 10 p.m. ET…Continue Reading

Endgame: Is Taylor Swift’s boyfriend planning to propose?

Endgame: Is Taylor Swift’s boyfriend planning to propose?

Jackson Lee/GC ImagesHe’s ready for it.  According to Us Weekly, Taylor Swift’s boyfriend Joe Alwyn is “very keen on proposing soon.” After dating the superstar for nearly two years, a source tells the magazine that the British actor — who appears in the critically-acclaimed movie The Favourite — wants to put a ring on it. …Continue Reading

Report: Nobody wants to join Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl

Report: Nobody wants to join Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl

ABC/Randy HolmesWhile it hasn’t even been officially announced that Maroon 5 is performing at the Super Bowl halftime show in Atlanta on February 3, controversy is already brewing regarding the other artists who might appear onstage with Adam Levine and company. In recent years, halftime headliners have welcomed guests as part of their shows: Katy…Continue Reading

Mark Ronson admits he was starstruck by Bradley Cooper, Miley Cyrus

Mark Ronson admits he was starstruck by Bradley Cooper, Miley Cyrus

RCA RecordsAs a Grammy-winning producer who’s worked with Bruno Mars, Amy Winehouse and Adele, you wouldn’t think that Mark Ronson would be easily impressed, but he says working with Lady Gaga on the soundtrack for A Star Is Born brought him into the orbit of someone whose stardom he couldn’t ignore. Speaking to Billboard, Mark…Continue Reading

Demi Lovato is Google’s most-searched person for 2018

Demi Lovato is Google’s most-searched person for 2018

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagicDemi Lovato has earned a dubious distinction: She’s Google’s most-searched-for person of 2018. Unfortunately, the reason she earned that title is no doubt due to the interest surrounding her reportedly near-fatal drug overdose on July 24 and, prior to that, the June release of her song “Sober,” in which she revealed that she’d relapsed after…Continue Reading

Demi Lovato leads Google’s top-trending searches for 2018

Demi Lovato leads Google’s top-trending searches for 2018

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagicDemi Lovato has earned a dubious distinction: She’s Google’s top trending person of 2018. Unfortunately, the reason she earned that title is no doubt due to the interest surrounding her reportedly near-fatal drug overdose on July 24 and, prior to that, the June release of her song “Sober,” in which she revealed that she’d relapsed…Continue Reading

21 Savage announces new album, “I Am > I Was,” coming December 21

21 Savage announces new album, “I Am > I Was,” coming December 21

Slaughter Gang/Epic RecordsJust days after receiving two Grammy nominations for his contribution to Post Malone’s hit, “rockstar,” rapper 21 Savage has announced he’s releasing a new album this month. The disc, called I Am > I Was, will arrive Friday, December 21. In honor of the new disc’s release, a new line of clothing and…Continue Reading

“The Voice” recap: The top eight artists perform

“The Voice” recap: The top eight artists perform

NBC/Tyler GoldenThe Voice kicked off its semilfinals on Monday, with the top eight artists competing for America’s votes, and a spot in next week’s finale. Along the way, they were advised by their coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Clarkson. Each artist performed twice: a new song on his or her own, and…Continue Reading

Miley Cyrus admits her mom got her back into smoking weed

Miley Cyrus admits her mom got her back into smoking weed

Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for TurnerLast year, notorious pothead Miley Cyrus announced that she’d given up smoking marijuana.  But now the singer says she’s back to blazing up — and it’s all her mother’s fault. Speaking to the British tabloid The Sun, Miley says, “We toke a little. Every now and then, you know. My mom…Continue Reading

Hozier announces title of next album & U.S. tour dates

Hozier announces title of next album & U.S. tour dates

ABC/Fred LeeHozier’s next album officially has a title. The sophomore effort from the “Take Me to Church” singer is called Wasteland, Baby!, and it’ll feature the previously released single “Movement.” As for when you’ll get to hear Wasteland, Baby!, Hozier says its release will coincide with the launch of his newly announced spring U.S. tour,…Continue Reading