Aretha Franklin Will Perform at Whitney Houston’s Funeral
Aretha Franklin will be performing at Whitney Houston‘s invite-only funeral service on Feb. 18, Entertainment Tonight is reporting. Record label executive Clive Davis, who helped guide the careers of both singers as the president of Arista Records for a quarter-century, personally requested to have Franklin perform, and the Queen of Soul found it impossible to turn down the invitation. Read Mor
Rihanna + Coldplay Combine Genres in Grammy Medley Performance
Rihanna and Coldplay combined dance and rock music on a medley performance at the 2012 Grammy Awards that included hits from each artist as well as their collaboration ‘Princess of China.’
Alicia Keys + Bonnie Raitt Honor Etta James at 2012 Grammys
While much of the focus at the 2012 Grammy Awards has been on the passing of Whitney Houston, another vocal legend who died last month was honored during tonight’s broadcast when Alicia Keys and Bonnie Raitt teamed up to pay tribute to Etta James.
Adele and Paul Epworth Win Song of the Year Grammy for ‘Rolling in the Deep’
Adele and producer Paul Epworth captured the award for Song of the Year for ‘Rolling in the Deep’ tonight at the 2012 Grammy Awards.
Taylor Swift Gets Revenge With 2012 Best Country Song + Solo Performance Grammy Wins
Taylor Swift won two Grammy Awards this afternoon for ‘Mean,’ a song she wrote about someone who didn’t treat her right. And if you’re wondering whether the young singer still carries a chip on her shoulder, check out what she said during her acceptance speeches.
Karl Lagerfeld Calls Adele ‘Too Fat,’ Noel Gallagher Says Her Success Won’t Last
Harsh words for Adele from former Oasis singer Noel Gallagher and fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld: Gallagher says she’s a flash in the pan, while Lagerfeld bluntly says she’s “too fat.”
‘Smash’ Recap: Karen + Ivy Battle for Marilyn Monroe Role in Pilot Episode
The Broadway-themed musical drama ‘Smash‘ debuted tonight on NBC, with a pilot episode full of drama as two talented actresses from different backgrounds vy for the role of Marilyn Monroe in a new stage show.
Miley Cyrus Performs Bob Dylan Track on ‘Ellen’
Miley Cyrus‘ mature, subdued cover of Bob Dylan‘s ‘You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go‘ may have permanently shattered any notion that she’s still just a Disney teen pop singer. The young star has been earning praise for her remake, and she brought it to ‘Ellen’ today for a live audience.
Vanilla Ice Convinces Hipsters to Be His New Fans
For a guy who has often been mocked in the 20-plus years since ‘Ice Ice Baby,’ Vanilla Ice has a good sense of humor. Ice stars in a new comedic video in which he pretends to move to the L.A. neighborhood of Echo Park to try to win over hipsters with his reinvented indie rock sound.
Adam Lambert Reveals ‘Trespassing’ Cover
The cover art for Adam Lambert‘s sophomore album ‘Trespassing‘ is here, revealing an intense stare from the former ‘American Idol‘ finalist.
Watch Nick Jonas in Latest Broadway Appearance
Nick Jonas hits the stage tonight (Jan. 24) in his latest Broadway role, playing J. Pierrepont Finch in ‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.’ This is Nick’s fourth appearance on Broadway and his first in a starring role.
Avril Lavigne and Brody Jenner Dismiss Break Up Rumors
Those reports about Avril Lavigne splitting with Brody Jenner, her boyfriend of two years, may have been premature. Both expressed their love for each other yesterday via Twitter, with Jenner in particular taking offense at the breakup rumors.