2nd Winehouse inquest confirms alcohol death
2013-01-08 14:49:12 UTC
LONDON (AP) — Amy Winehouse died from accidental alcohol poisoning when she resumed drinking after a period of abstinence, a second coroner's inquest confirmed Tuesday.
Coroner Shirley Radcliffe ruled that the 27-year-old soul singer "died as a result of alcohol toxicity" and recorded a ve...
David Bowie readies 1st album in 10 years
2013-01-08 09:17:07 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — David Bowie is celebrating his birthday by releasing new music.
The English singer announced Tuesday, his 66th birthday, that he has released his first song in 10 years titled "Where Are We Now?"
A new album, "The Next Day," will be out March 11 and 12 in the United King...
'Mary Poppins' to close on Broadway in the spring
2013-01-07 23:31:18 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — "Mary Poppins" is closing up its big umbrella on Broadway.
An official close to the show's producers said Monday that the 6-year-old musical will end performances in March at the New Amsterdam Theatre and eventually be replaced by a musical adapted from the film "Aladdin."
Rihanna Debuts Long, Light-Brown New Hairdo: Picture
2013-01-07 18:46:14 UTC
Rihanna is going long for 2013.
After rocking a close-cropped pixie cut -- and then curly bombshell locks -- for several months, the "Diamonds" singer, 24, emerged with a brand-new hair look in Los Angeles on Sunday Jan. 7 -- sporting straight, long, light-brown hair.
PHOTO: Justin Bieber Caught Smoking Pot?
2013-01-06 19:47:54 UTC
Justin Bieber’s year is not off to a good start. Days after a paparazzo was killed while trying to take pictures of Bieber’s Ferrari, photos have emerged of the 18-year-old singer smoking what appears to be marijuana at a big party inside a Newport Beach hotel room on Jan. 2.
TMZ obtained the ...
Jay-Z Rents Luxe Nursery for $1 Million a Year at Barclays Center
2013-01-05 17:39:56 UTC
When Beyonce's husband Jay-Z watches basketball games at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, their daughter, Blue, 12 months, chills downstairs in a nursery!
"Jay rents a luxurious basement suite for $1 million a year," a source says in the new issue of of Us Weekly, on stan...
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez break up again
2013-01-05 10:22:25 UTC
Selena Gomez may be too hot for Justin Bieber to handle. The on-and-off couple had a huge blowout during their holiday getaway to Mexico, and they haven't seen each other since, The New York Daily News reports.
"They keep breaking up and getting back together," an insider said of the 18-year-o...
Adele's 2011 holdover '21' still tops in 2012
2013-01-04 10:12:30 UTC
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Turns out Adele ruled 2012, too — and set a record while she was at it.
The British singer's "21" was the highest-selling album in the U.S. for the second consecutive year, according to 2012 sales figures released by Nielsen SoundScan on Thursday. That's a first in ...
Ke$ha: ‘I Don’t Love Just Men’
2013-01-03 20:13:10 UTC
Pop star Ke$ha is known for her candid – sometimes wacky – comments, like that she's "made out with chicks," as she told Entertainment Weekly in 2010, or that she went "to the bone zone with a ghost," as the 25-year-old mentioned on "Conan" last month. Those statements make for good headlines, bu...
Chris Brown and Rihanna Begin 2013 Together – in Bed PHOTOS
2013-01-03 09:00:51 UTC
So much for leaving all the Chris Brown and Rihanna drama behind in 2012!
Judging from the photos they each posted to Instagram on Tuesday, the controversial couple spent the very first day of 2013 together. "Good morning! Still haven't slept lol #hello2013," Rihanna, 24, captioned a pic that ...
Jon Stewart to host Grammy's MusiCares tribute
2013-01-02 15:46:34 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jon Stewart is hosting the MusiCares salute to Bruce Springsteen.
The Recording Academy also announced Wednesday that Elton John, Neil Young, Mumford & Sons, Sting, Mavis Staples and Kenny Chesney will be among more than a dozen performers who will help pay tribute to Spring...
LA photographer killed while shooting Bieber's car
2013-01-02 11:32:30 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police say a paparazzo was hit by a car and killed after taking photos of Justin Bieber's Ferrari sports car in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles police Officer James Stoughton says the man died at a hospital Tuesday evening. Stoughton says Bieber was not in the car at the time.
Kanye West, Kim Kardashian expecting 1st child
2012-12-31 07:25:26 UTC
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A kid for Kimye: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are expecting their first child.
The rapper announced at a concert Sunday night that his girlfriend is pregnant. He told the crowd of more than 5,000 at Revel Resort's Ovation Hall in song form: "Now you having my baby."...
Rita Ora: Bikini Abs in Dubai!
2012-12-30 22:36:11 UTC
Rita Ora shows off her toned abs in a black bikini during a holiday vacation in Dubai on her Instagram.
The 22-year-old singer recently tweeted, “Thanks @atlantisdubai peace! We outta here!”
Rita shared multiple pics of herself in different bikinis while spending time with friends.
MC Hammer to Reunite with Psy at New Years Rockin' Eve
2012-12-30 22:20:03 UTC
MC Hammer will be taking the stage at this year’s historic televised New Year’s celebration, New Year’s Rockin’ Eve, alongside Psy, JustJared.com can exclusively reveal.
The 50-year-old entertainer is no stranger to the “Gangnam Style” – he joined Psy on stage at the 2012 American Music Awards...
'Rescue Me' singer Fontella Bass dies
2012-12-28 15:54:53 UTC
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Fontella Bass, a St. Louis-born soul singer who hit the top of the R&B charts with "Rescue Me" in 1965, has died. She was 72.
Bass died Wednesday night at a St. Louis hospice of complications from a heart attack suffered three weeks ago, her daughter, Neuka Mitchell, said....
Rihanna & Chris Brown: Lakers Game for Christmas!
2012-12-26 10:20:36 UTC
Rihanna and Chris Brown step out for the first time together in years while sitting courtside during a Lakers game at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday (December 25).
During the Christmas basketball game, the New York Knicks faced off against the Lakers. At halftime, Lakers were up, 51-...
Jessica Simpson's Christmas gift: She's pregnant
2012-12-26 09:24:14 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jessica Simpson's daughter has the news all spelled out: "Big Sis."
Simpson on Tuesday tweeted a photo of her baby daughter Maxwell playing in the sand, the words "Big Sis" spelled out.
The 32-year-old old singer and personality has been rumored to be expecting again. The ...
PSY Snatches Up $1.25 Million Westwood Condo
2012-12-22 21:48:45 UTC
So, maybe PSY doesn't hate America, after all.
The Korean rapper has just taken a giant leap toward the American dream by purchasing his very own piece of the good ol' U.S. of A.—and he paid for the $1.25 million pad in cold, hard cash!
PSY's new place is a two-bedroom, 2 1/2-bathroom condo...
PSY's 'Gangnam Style' reaches 1B views on YouTube
2012-12-21 17:54:45 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Viral star PSY has reached a new milestone on YouTube.
The South Korean rapper's video for "Gangnam Style" has reached 1 billion views, according to YouTube's own counter. It's the first time any clip has surpassed that mark on the streaming service owned by Google Inc.
Lady Gaga takes youth foundation on the road
2012-12-20 20:43:16 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is taking her Born This Way Foundation on the road.
The singer announced Thursday that the Born Brave Bus Tour will tailgate outside her upcoming U.S. concerts and provide a space for 13- to 25-year-olds to learn more about local resources on anti-bullying, suicide pr...
Ke$ha tweets hit 'Die Young' 'now inappropriate'
2012-12-19 20:36:10 UTC
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ke$ha says she understands her hit song "Die Young" ''is now inappropriate" following the shootings in Newtown, Conn.
The pop singer said in a Twitter post Tuesday night that she's "so so so sorry" for anyone affected by the tragedy.
Earlier Tuesday, Ke$ha tweeted th...
Adele voted AP Entertainer of the Year
2012-12-19 20:33:22 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Though Adele didn't have a new album or a worldwide tour in 2012, she's still rolling. After a year of Grammy glory and James Bond soundtracking, Adele has been voted The Associated Press Entertainer of the Year.
In 132 ballots submitted by members and subscribers of the AP, Ad...
'Gangnam Style' is YouTube's all-time most-viewed video
2012-12-18 12:04:31 UTC
Psy's music video has had nearly 1 billion views. The site has evolved from homemade offerings to being a platform for global pop culture and social change.
South Korean pop sensation Psy's "Gangnam Style" has become the most-viewed YouTube video of all time, with the infectious music video ap...
Jenni Rivera Public Memorial Set for Wednesday in Los Angeles
2012-12-19 05:17:52 UTC
Just ten days after Jenni Rivera died in a plane crash in Mexico, the beloved entertainer will be laid to rest.
Following her funeral Tuesday in Long Beach, the singer's memorial service, called a "Celestial Graduation" by her family, will be held Wednesday at Los Angeles' Gibson Amphitheater ...