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Country Music Broadcaster Ralph Emery Passes Away At 88

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Ralph Emery, who became known as the dean of country music broadcasters over more than a half-century in both radio and TV, died on Saturday at the age of 88, his family said. According to Variety, Emery died at the Tristar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. He had been hospitalized for a week. Beginning his career at small radio stations and then moving into television as well, Emery was probably best known for his work on the Nashville Network cable channel. From 1983 to 1993, he was the host of the channel’s live talk-variety show ‘Nashville Now’, earning the title ‘the Johnny Carson of cable television’ for his interviewing style. From 2007 to 2015, Emery hosted a weekly program on RFD-TV, a satellite and cable TV channel. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007.…

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Miami Rapper Wavy Navy Pooh Killed In Ambush Shooting

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Miami rapper Wavy Navy Pooh was killed in an ambush shooting as he drove with two young children, local media reported. According to Fox News, the 28-year-old rapper, whose real name was Shandler Beaubien, was stopped at a light on Friday evening when a car pulled alongside and someone inside opened fire, killing him, reported a news outlet. Two children, ages 5 and 1, and a woman were also in his car but they were not hurt. Police have not released the victim’s name, but Quality Control, the rapper’s record label, confirmed it was him. No arrests have been made. Beaubien is best known for his song ‘M.I.A.M.I. (Murder is a Major Issue)’. Its video shows him waving a handgun, a staged murder scene and footage of police officers at actual shooting scenes. As per Fox News, reports suggest…

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Kanye West Slams Kim Kardashian For Raising Their Kids By Nannies, Cameras

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Rapper Kanye West took a dig at his ex-wife Kim Kardashian and slammed her for raising their brood in limelight and with the help of nannies. Aiming at the Kardashians and his ex-wife Kim’s new beau-comedian Pete Davidson, West dropped a new track ‘Eazy’, on Saturday. From expressing his eagerness to beat Davidson, West also took a dig at Kim for how he thinks she is raising their brood. Right off the bat, Kanye says “How I ain’t bring nothing to the table when I’m the table?” going on to rap that he is going to “turn up the music, wake up the neighbours,” among other incendiary lyrics. He hits the point home even more so later when he raps “N****, we havin’ the best divorce ever // If we go to court, we’ll go to court together //…

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Britney Spears: ‘It’s So Tacky For A Family To Fight Publicly Like This’

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): On Sunday, singer Britney Spears issued a lengthy statement on Twitter, addressing her family’s public feud. In the statement, Britney also tried to explain her sister Jamie Lynn Spears that she still loves her despite their arguments. “Jamie Lynn… I don’t think your book is about me at all… I said some harsh things because you obviously hurt me by the things you are making up about me! But it doesn’t make sense at all to me what you are saying!!! I know you worked hard for the life you have and you have done amazing,” she wrote. Britney added. “But I think we would both have to agree to the fact that the family has never been remotely as hard on you as they have been on me!!! What Dad did to me, they don’t even do that…

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Lata Mangeshkar To Remain In ICU, Under The Supervision Of Doctors

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): Giving a health update regarding legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, her doctor on Sunday shared that the megastar will still remain in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), under the supervision of doctors for a few more days. The Bharat Ratna recipient was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai last week and her treatment is still going on. The 92-year-old star is suffering from corona as well as pneumonia. Dr Pratit Samdani who is treating the veteran singer said that “Lata ji is still in the ICU, she still that is why she is kept under the supervision of the doctor in the ICU.” “Lata ji will remain under the supervision of the doctor for a few more days, it is difficult to say how many days it will last. No one is allowed to meet.” The doctor also…

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Country Musician Dallas Frazier Dies At 82

Washington [US], January 16 (ANI): Country singer-songwriter Dallas Frazier behind hits like The Oak Ridge Boys’ ‘Elvira’ has died at the age of 82. As per Deadline, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s CEO Kyle Young confirmed the news of Frazier’s death. “Dallas Frazier is among the greatest country songwriters of all time. He could convey infectious fun with ‘Elvira,’ and then write something as stunningly sad and true as ‘Beneath Still Waters.’ His songs helped Connie Smith to become a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame,” said Young in a statement published by the Country Music Hall of Fame’s official website. The statement further notes, “He was a man of kindness, generosity and faith, who overcame a hardscrabble upbringing to offer smiling gifts to all of us. He lived a beautiful life of a beautiful mind.” Born in Spiro,…

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Kanye West Admits To Punching Man After He Was Accused Of Battery

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): American rapper and songwriter Kanye West has admitted to punching a man after he was accused of battery this week. According to People magazine, the 22-time Grammy Award winner detailed his side of the altercation that took place early on Thursday morning in downtown Los Angeles in his upcoming episode of ‘Hollywood Unlocked’. “So as far as the paparazzi goes, it wasn’t a fan,” he claimed, as per a sneak peek.“It was 3 a.m. in front of the Warehouse. I’m saying, ‘You don’t know what I’m dealing with right now.’ I just finished these two songs, I came from the studio,” West said. He added, “And this dude, he just had this real attitude, like, ‘What you gonna do? And see that?’ Imma just tell you, that blue COVID mask ain’t stop that knockout, you know what I’m saying?”…

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Madonna Shares Pictures With Kanye West, Julia Fox

Washington [US], January 15 (ANI): Pop star Madonna recently shared pictures from her recent dinner night with friends, including the much-talked-about couple Kanye West and Julia Fox. The 63-year-old singer took to her Instagram handle and shared a slew of pictures from the dinner night where she was joined by West, Fox, boxer Floyd Mayweather and American football player Antonio Brown. In the pictures, Madonna and Fox could be seen sprawling across a couch. In other pictures, Fox and West were seen cuddling up. Sharing the pictures, the ‘Hung Up’ star appeared to hint that she’s enlisting Fox for her upcoming biopic. “Went to dinner with Julia to talk about my movie and some other folks showed up…” she captioned the post. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Madonna (@madonna) Julia also re-shared the picture of herself with Madonna, calling the…

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Roddy Ricch Drops Out Of ‘SNL’ Due To COVID-19 Exposure

Washington [US], January 13 (ANI): American rapper Roddy Ricch was scheduled to take the stage as the musical guest of the first ‘Saturday Night Live episode’ of 2022 on January 15. However, Ricch has dropped out of ‘Saturday Night Live’ this week after a possible COVID exposure. “Due to recent COVID-19 exposure on my team and to keep everyone safe I won’t be able to perform on SNL this weekend,” Ricch wrote on his Instagram Story. “I’m working with the SNL team to lock in a new date though! LOVE [pray emoji] STAY SAFE,” he added. According to Variety, the rapper has been replaced by the Jack Antonoff-led band Bleachers for this weekend’s ‘SNL’ episode. ‘West Side Story’ fame Ariana DeBose is set to host the show on Saturday.Ricch is the third musical guest to pull out of a performance on the show due…

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Lata Mangeshkar Still In ICU But Health Condition Improves

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 13 (ANI): Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar’s health condition has slightly improved. However, she will continue to remain in the ICU ward of Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital. “Lata Mangeshkar is still in the ICU ward but there has been a slight improvement in her health,” Dr Pratit Samdani, who is treating the iconic singer, said. For the unversed, Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to the hospital after she was diagnosed with COVID-19 and pneumonia a few days ago. After learning about Lata Mangeshkar’s health, several fans and members from the film industry and other fields took to social media to wish her a speedy recovery. “Prayers for your speedy recovery @mangeshkarlata,” Abhishek Bachchan tweeted. It is also learnt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi enquired about the health of Lata Mangeshkar.

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Lata Mangeshkar Being Treated For COVID-19 & Pneumonia, Will Be Under Observation

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 12 (ANI): Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar will be under constant medical observation for the next 10-12 days as she has been diagnosed not only with COVID-19 but also got pneumonia. Dr Pratit Samdani, who is treating Lata Mangeshkar at Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital, said, “She has both COVID-19 and pneumonia. Due to old age, it will take time to recover properly.” Lata Mangeshkar, 92, was admitted to the ICU of Breach Candy Hospital after she tested positive for COVID-19 a few days ago. She got in touch with one of her staff members, who was also COVID-19 positive. The singer had been hospitalised in 2019 as well for a serious lung ailment and pneumonia.

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Lata Mangeshkar Admitted To ICU After Testing COVID-19 Positive

New Delhi [India], January 11 (ANI): Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was recently admitted to a Mumbai hospital after she was diagnosed with COVID-19. The veteran singer was admitted to Mumbai’s Breach Candy hospital on Monday. “Didi is admitted to ICU after she was diagnosed with COVID-19. Dr Pratik Samdani is treating her and he says that there is nothing serious but she needs to be kept in ICU for precautionary reasons seeing her age. We hope she will recover soon. Please respect our privacy and keep didi in your prayers,” Mangeshkar’s niece Rachna told ANI. Fondly called ‘Nightingale of India’, the legendary singer has recorded songs in over a thousand Hindi films and has sung many tracks in several Indian languages and foreign languages. Her iconic songs include ‘Lag Jaa Gale’, ‘Yeh Galiyan Yeh Chaubara’, ‘Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya’, ‘Bahon Mein Chale Aao’,…

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Musician James Mtume Dies At 76

James Mtume, the R&B and jazz percussionist, recording artist and producer best known for the 1983 smash ‘Juicy Fruit’ and his work with Miles Davis and other top jazz musicians, has died at the age of 76. According to Variety, the news was confirmed by his son to a music publication, among other sources, though no cause was cited. Mtume’s affiliation with Davis began with 1972’s funk-driven ‘On the Corner,’ and he also worked with jazz greats such as pianist McCoy Tyner, trumpeter Art Farmer, keyboardist Lonnie Liston Smith Jr., saxophonists Gato Barbieri and Pharoah Sanders and even Duke Ellington. In his solo music, Mtume ran the gamut from disco to avant-garde jazz, as well as dramatic compositions for television (‘New York Undercover’) and film (‘Native Son’). Mtume also produced and co-wrote hit singles for Stephanie Mills (‘Never Knew Love Like This Before’) and…

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Michael Lang Dies At 77

Michael Lang, co-creator of the legendary Woodstock Music and Art Fair in August 1969 that proved to be a generation-defining touchstone, has died at age of 77. A representative confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter that Lang died of complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at Sloan Kettering hospital in New York City. A Brooklyn native, Lang dropped out of New York University before heading to the Miami area to organize music events, including the 1968 Miami Pop Festival, which featured Jimi Hendrix. Lang later moved to Woodstock, N.Y., where he worked with Artie Kornfeld and partners Joel Rosenman and John Roberts to plan the famous festival, which took place from August 15-18, 1969, on Max Yasgur’s farm near Bethel, N.Y. The massively attended event became a signature moment for the counterculture movement and showcased such performers as Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane, Creedence Clearwater Revival, the…

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Demi Lovato Completes Another Rehab Stint 3 Years After Overdose

Singer-songwriter Demi Lovato has just returned home after completing another stint in rehab. A source close to the ‘Dancing With the Devil’ singer, who uses they/them pronouns after coming out as non-binary, told Page Six that they returned to Utah for treatment but is now back home and “doing well.” The 29-year-old singer’s return to rehab comes weeks after they announced they no longer support ‘California sober’–imbibing alcohol and smoking marijuana. “I no longer support my ‘California sober’ ways. Sober sober is the only way to be,” Demi shared on their Instagram Story in early December. A few weeks later, Demi shared a picture of herself with a shaved head and wrote “fresh start” with it. Eagle-eyed fans noticed that the photo appeared to be taken at a rehab facility, according to Page Six. The speculations were fueled when Demi’s older sister, Dallas Lovato,…

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Javed Akhtar Urges People To Forgive 18-Year-Old Alleged ‘Bulli Bai’ Mastermind

After an 18-year-old woman was arrested by the Mumbai police in connection with the Bulli Bai app controversy, veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar expressed his opinion on the same, urging people to forgive her as the young girl reportedly lost her parents to cancer and COVID-19 recently. Akhtar, who has been actively sharing his opinions on the case, took to his Twitter handle on Wednesday to ask netizens to show compassion and forgive the girl. He tweeted, “If ” bully bai” was really masterminded by an 18 year old girl who has recently lost her parents to cancer n Corona I think the women or some of them meet her and like kind elders make her understand that why what ever she did was wrong . Show her compassion and forgive her.” For the unversed, on Tuesday, Akhtar had slammed a section of social media…

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Britney Spears Unfollows Sister Jamie Lynn On Instagram

Days after calling out her family on social media, pop star Britney Spears unfollowed her sister Jamie Lynn Spears on Instagram. The ‘Toxic’ star is no longer following her sister Jamie Lynn on Instagram, confirmed People magazine. This move comes after Britney called out her family for “killing her dreams” during the 13-year-long conservatorship and specifically her sister for not supporting her throughout the legal battle, which ended in November. In July, the 40-year-old singer called out her sister on Instagram writing, “I don’t like that my sister showed up at an awards show and performed MY SONGS to remixes!!!!! My so-called support system hurt me deeply !!!!” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Britney Spears (@britneyspears) According to People magazine, Jamie Lynn responded to Britney on her own page writing, “May the peace of the Lord be with you, and…

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NCT ‘Universe’ Tops United World Chart

K-pop group NCT continues the popularity with their third full-length album ‘Universe.’ According to their agency SM Entertainment on December 31, NCT’s third full-length album ‘Universe’ topped the United World Chart released by Media Traffic, a global album sales ranking site. It also ranked 20th on Billboard’s main chart ‘Billboard 200,’ and topped ‘Billboard World Album’ chart as well. It also topped Japan’s ‘Oricon Weekly Album’ chart, ‘Billboard Japan Top Album Sales’ chart, ‘Japan LINE Music Song Top 100’ chart, and China’s ‘QQ Music Digital Album Sales’ chart, proving NCT’s huge global popularity. NCT will also appear in the ‘2021 MBC Music Festival’ on the 31st.

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A.R. Rahman’s Daughter Khatija Gets Engaged

Music maestro A.R. Rahman’s daughter Khatija has announced her engagement with aspiring entrepreneur and audio engineer Riyasdeen Shaik Mohamed. Taking to her Instagram handle, Khatija, who is herself a musician, shared that her engagement took place on December 29 and was attended by close family and loved ones. “With the blessings of the Almighty, I’m happy to announce to you all my engagement with Riyasdeen Shaik Mohamed @riyasdeenriyan, an aspiring entrepreneur and a wizkid audio engineer. The engagement happened on 29th December, my birthday in the presence of close family and loved ones,” she wrote. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 786 Khatija Rahman (@khatija.rahman) Her fiance Riyasdeen took to the comments section and wrote, “Grateful to have you in my life. Alhamdulilah.” Filmmaker Aanand L Rai extended his blessing by writing, “Congrats. Best wishes always. Stay blessed.”Apart from Khatija, A.R.…

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Stephen J. Lawrence Passes Away At 82

Daytime-Emmy-winning composer for ‘Sesame Street’ Stephen J. Lawrence is no more. He was 82 when he breathed his last. Lawrence died on December 30, at Clara Maas Medical Center in Belleville, New Jersey, his wife Cantor Cathy Lawrence confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. The cause of his death is yet to be ascertained. Born on September 5, 1939, Lawrence served as a composer, music director, arranger, and conductor on the longtime children’s television series ‘Sesame Street’ for over 30 years. He composed over 300 songs and scores for the program, including ‘Fuzzy and Blue (and Orange)’, co-written with David Axelrod. He received three Daytime Emmy awards for outstanding achievement in music direction and composition for his work on the show. With an interest in children’s education, Lawrence also collaborated with The Jim Henson Company when composing the score for ‘The Wubbulous World of Dr…

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Alia Bhatt shares pictures featuring Ranbir Kapoor from their New Year getaway

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Wishing her fans on the eve of the new year, Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt, who has flown away to an unknown location to celebrate the occasion with Ranbir Kapoor, on Friday shared some pictures from her vacation. Taking to her Instagram handle, the ‘Highway’ actor posted a carousel of pictures from her New Year getaway. “Giving 2022 some hakuna matata energy. Stay safe… smile… Be simple and love more!!!!! Happy New Year,” she captioned her post.In the first photo, Alia could be seen flashing a smile, while in the subsequent one, Ranbir drank from a chalice. She also shared images of giraffes and lions in the wild, followed by a picture of the landscape bathed in the glow of the setting sun. The post garnered several likes and comments among which was actor Arjun Kapoor, who wrote, “#nadaanparindeys.” Alia and Ranbir…

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‘Bachpan Ka Pyaar’ Fame Singer Sahdev Dirdo ‘Better Now’, Says Badshah

‘Bachpan Ka Pyaar’ fame singer Sahdev Dirdo, who met with a road accident on Tuesday, is currently recuperating. Rapper Badshah took to Instagram Story and informed that the 10-year-old “is better now” and has “regained consciousness.” “Sahdev is better now and has regained consciousness. Will go to Raipur to see a good neurosurgeon. Thank you for your prayers,” Badshah wrote. For the unversed, Sahdev, who hails from Chattisgarh’s Sukma district, met with the accident in Chhatisgarh. It is reported that Sahdev, who suffered a serious head injury, was on his way to his village on a motorcycle with his father when the mishap occured. Sahdev became an overnight social media sensation after a video of him singing ‘Bachpan ka Pyar’ went viral. In August 2021, Badshah collaborated with the young boy for the revamped version of the viral song.

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BTS Suga Says, ‘I’m Very Good’ Days After Testing Covid-19 Positive

BTS’ Suga, who has tested positive for COVID-19, left a message for his fans. On the 27th, Suga wrote on the fan community Weverse, saying, “I’m very good. Don’t worry too much.” Suga entered Korea on the 23th after BTS’ schedule in the U.S. and has tested positive for COVID-19 on the 24th, during his self-quarantine. Fortunately, he had not met other BTS members. View this post on Instagram A post shared by BTS weverse translation (@btsweverse_translation) However, two more BTS members, RM and Jin, have tested positive for COVID-19 on the 25th. Currently, the members are on their second long-term vacation, so there is no problem for their schedule. Foreign media also showed great interest in which BTS members were confirmed with the virus. Major foreign media such as CNN, Reuters, NPR, and WFSB reported their COVID-19 test results. BTS will appear at…

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Madonna Calls Out Tory Lanez For ‘Illegal Usage’ Of Her Song ‘Into the Groove’

Music icon Madonna had called out rapper Tory Lanez for allegedly using one of her famous songs ‘Into The Groove’, without her permission. The 63-year-old singer called out the rapper on her Instagram handle, leaving a comment on one of his recent posts and claiming “illegal usage” of her song, ‘Into The Groove’. The song that has pushed Tory in trouble is his recent track ‘Pluto’s Last Comet’, which he has been promoting on his social media. As per Madonna, the beginning instrumental — is a rip-off of her earlier work. However, it isn’t clear if the ‘Everybody’ singer is preparing to take legal action. For the unversed, this isn’t the first time that Tory has gotten himself into trouble. He was recently in the headlines due to his Megan Thee Stallion shooting case. TMZ reported earlier that a cop took the stand earlier…

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Demi Lovato Shows Off Fierce Buzzcut Before New Year

Demi Lovato is all set for a fresh start before hitting the new year. As per E! News, the 29-year-old pop star, who came out as non-binary in May and uses the pronouns they/them, debuted a dramatic hair transformation on Christmas Day. Taking to Instagram, the ‘I Love Me’ singer shared a video montage of their fiery buzzcut. In the short video clip, Demi struck several poses that showed off their new ‘do. They captioned their Instagram, “Shot on FaceTime by @angelokritikos,” adding the hashtag, “#freshstart.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) The ‘Confident’ singer’s latest transformation comes four months after they opened up about becoming their “most authentic self.” As per E! News, in August, Demi explained how calling off their engagement to Max Ehrich in September 2020 was the “best thing” to ever happen. “When I…

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JoJo Announces Engagement To Dexter Darden

American singer-songwriter JoJo announced on Saturday that her now-fiance, Dexter Darden, asked for her hand in marriage. As per People magazine, the 31-year-old singer took to her Instagram handle and shared moments from the proposal. Alongside she wrote, “Forever with YOU? Sign me UP. Celebrating Christmas a whole fiance!!! The most thoughtful, creative, positive, handsome, strong, loving, uplifting human being asked me to marry him. So obviously I said YESSS!!! “Thank you for the most epic birthday surprise ever. And for flying out my mom, your mom, and both of our best friends to share in that incredible moment with us. You are one of one. LFG @dexterdarden,” she added. View this post on Instagram A post shared by JoJo 🍀 (@iamjojo) In the comment section, Darden replied, “Yupppppp thank you for being my forever.” Earlier this month, Darden honoured his soon-to-be wife on…

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Travis Barker, Kourtney Kardashian Celebrate Daughter Alabama’s 16th Birthday

Sweet sixteen birthdays are special, especially if Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian are your party planners. A per E! News, for the Alabama Barker’s birthday celebration, dad Travis Barker and soon-to-be stepmom Kourtney Kardashian spared no expense, showering their girl with love–and luxuries. To kick things off, the duo surprised Alabama, whose mom is Shanna Moakler, with giant silver balloons that spelt out ‘BAMA 16’. Kourtney and Travis also shared several videos from the family’s fun-filled day in the snow, including one that featured Alabama and her dad riding down a hill on a snowmobile. “I love you @alabamaluellabarker,” Travis wrote on the post. Needless to say, she felt that adoration. During the day, she went tubing with the family–including Kourtney and Reign Disick–then took to Instagram to share the two Cartier bracelets she received and the white Bottega Veneta boots Kris Jenner gifted…

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BTS’ Suga Tests COVID-19 Positive

Popular Korean band BTS’ Suga has tested positive for COVID-19. As per E! News, the group’s record label Big Hit Music shared the news in a message posted to the fan community platform Weverse on Friday. The company shared that the 28-year-old artist took the COVID-19 test upon returning to South Korea from the United States on Thursday and received the results while he was quarantining. Big Hit Music noted Suga had no contact with his bandmates Jin, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook. According to the statement, Suga had several personal engagements in the US amid BTS’ period of rest, which was announced on December 6 as an opportunity for the artists “to get re-inspired and recharge with creative energy” and to “spend the holiday season with their families.” The message also said that Suga took a PCR test before leaving the US,…

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Travis Barker, Kourtney Kardashian, Kris Jenner Release ‘Jingle Bells’ Cover

Travis Barker has enlisted the help of his fiancee, Kourtney Kardashian and future mother-in-law, Kris Jenner, to cover a Christmas classic. According to Fox News, the trio released their own version of ‘Jingle Bells’ just in time for Christmas. “A little fun in the studio with the iconic legendary queen @KrisJenner. Me on the jingle bells and @TravisBarker on the drums of course,” Kourtney wrote in her Instagram Stories. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kris Jenner (@krisjenner) The track features Jenner’s vocals while Kardashian plays the jingle bells and Barker stuck to drums. Jenner’s other children praised their mom’s singing on social media. Click the link below: https://music.apple.com/us/album/jingle-bells-feat-travis-barker-kourtney-kardashian/1601769521?i=1601769522 “There’s a new Christmas legend in town,” Khloe Kardashian wrote on Instagram. Kourtney replied: “Oh yes there is! (Me on the jingle bells)…But don’t forget the iconic queen @krisjenner.” This will be…

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Congress Committee Starts Investigation Into Live Nation’s Astroworld Festival

The Congress Committee has started an investigation into the Astroworld Organizer Live Nation, the event that led to the deaths of 10 people. According to People magazine, the House Oversight Committee, on Wednesday announced that it will launch a bipartisan probe into what led to the deaths of 10 people at Astroworld last month after sending Michael Rapino, CEO of LiveNation, a letter informing him of the investigation. Live Nation– the organizers has since said it will cooperate with the said investigation. “Concert attendees have provided firsthand accounts of being crushed within the crowd as it surged towards the stage. Live Nation Entertainment (Live Nation) was the concert promoter reportedly responsible for ‘planning, staffing, putting up the money, securing permits, finding vendors, communicating with local agencies,’ for Astroworld Festival,” the letter obtained by People magazine read. The letter referred to reports that “raise serious…

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Kylie Minogue Desires To Sing A Bollywood Number Once Again

How time flies! It’s been 12 years since the peppy number ‘Chiggy Wiggy‘ from Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Blue’ was released. To date, the song is fondly remembered for Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue’s catchy English lyrics and her dance with Bollywood’s Khiladi Kumar. In a recent conversation with ANI, Kylie took a stroll down memory lane and shared her experience working with music maestro AR Rahman on her first-ever Indian track. “Working with AR Rahman was a real thrill. It was a rather different style for me and it kind of lived in its own world but what is surprising is how many people remember it and mention it to me. Maybe it’s having a revival?” she recalled. Kylie also expressed her desire to visit India and sing a Bollywood number once again. “I would really like to come to India and sing a song…

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Britney Spears’ Lawyer Slams Her Father Jamie Over Legal Fees Demand

Britney Spears’ lawyer Mathew Rosengart has blasted her father, Jamie Spears, for his request to have Britney cover his legal fees following his suspension from her now-terminated conservatorship. The lawyer called out Jamie, describing his demand as “shameful”. Rosengart spoke about Jamie’s demand in a statement provided to The Hollywood Reporter. He said, “The request is shameful. Mr Spears reaped many millions of dollars from Britney as a conservator, while paying his lawyers millions more, all from Britney’s work and hard-earned money.” He added, “The conservatorship has been terminated and Mr Spears was suspended ignominiously. Under the circumstances, his petition is not only legally meritless, it is an abomination. Britney poignantly testified about the pain her father caused her and this only adds to it. This is not what a father who loves his daughter does.” In court documents filed on December 15 and…

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Guru Randhawa & Nora Fatehi’s New Song ‘Dance Meri Rani’ Out

After winning hearts with her performance in Satymeva Jayate 2 song ‘Kusu Kusu,’ Nora Fatehi is back. This time, she has collaborated with Guru Randhawa for his new track ‘Dance Meri Rani’, which released on Tuesday. The song features Nora as a mermaid and Guru acts as an explorer. As soon as Guru touches her, she transforms into a human. And what happens next is pure entertainment as Nora takes over the screen to perform her best moves. There is not a single moment in the 3.42 seconds video when you can take your eyes off Nora. Choreographed by Bosco-Caesar, Nora never lets the vibe of the song drop even for a second. Guru Randhawa has also done a commendable job as the track comes off as a perfect party track for this festive season. ‘Dance Meri Rani’ marks Nora and Guru’s second track after their…

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Britney Spears’ Father Jamie Requests Her To Pay His Legal Fees

The fight is still on. Britney Spears’ father Jamie Spears, who was suspended by a judge from the pop singer’s conservatorship, has now requested his daughter to pay his legal fees. According to Variety, Jamie filed documents in court last week to seek the law’s “confirmation, authorization and direction” for his daughter’s estate to pay the lawyers who are “participating in proceedings concerning Jamie’s ongoing fiduciary duties relating to winding up” the conservatorship. During the 13-year-long conservatorship, Britney was required to pay all of her father’s legal bills, while he was serving as her conservator. Reportedly Jamie’s lawyer charges around USD 1,200 per hour. Britney’s conservatorship was terminated in November when Los Angeles County Judge Brenda Penny approved the former’s father Jamie’s petition to end the legal arrangement. Britney was first placed under conservatorship in 2008 with her father, Jamie, overseeing his daughter by…

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Cardi B Wants To Go Vegan, Takes Food Advice From Drew Barrymore

Grammy-winning artist Cardi B could be going vegan with a little help from actor and talk show host Drew Barrymore. Last weekend, the 29-year-old rapper asked her Twitter followers for help finding a good meat-free replacement. Luckily for her, Barrymore offered her some advice over social media. The ‘WAP’ hitmaker had tweeted, “I want to go vegan but I love meat.. are vegan meat replacements similar to meat in taste or not really?” “YES @iamcardib I HAVE THE ANSWER TO YOUR MEAT FREE DREAMS,” Barrymore wrote in response.“@QuornUS HAS CHANGED MY LIFE! SENDING YOU SOME IMMEDIATELY. PS I LOVE YOU,” she added. Along with the tweet, ‘The Never Been Kissed’ actor posted a video in which she confessed she’s “one of Cardi’s biggest fans ever” before sharing her own meat-free experience as a former vegetarian who now identifies as a “flex-etarian,” meaning she eats…

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Drake, Snoop Dogg & Others Pay Tribute To Drakeo the Ruler

Rapper Drakeo the Ruler’s tragic demise has left everyone in a state of shock, with celebrities mourning the death of the late star. As per People magazine, the 28-year-old rapper reportedly died after being stabbed backstage at the Once Upon a Time in LA Fest, which was headlined by Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, and 50 Cent on Saturday. Snoop Dogg was among those to pay tribute to Drakeo on social media in wake of the news. “I’m saddened by the events that took place last night,” he said in a statement posted to his social media accounts. He added, “My condolences go out to the family and loved ones of Drakeo the Ruler.” Snoop went on to confirm that he left the festival after receiving word of the incident while in his dressing room. “My prayers go out to everyone affected by the tragedy.…

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Britney Spears-Sam Asghari’s Christmas Plan Includes ‘Baby Making’

Appears like pop-star Britney Spears and beau Sam Asghari are all set to expand their family, going by what the latter told about his plans for this Christmas. TMZ recently asked Sam about his and Britney’s plans for Christmas to which the gym freak replied “We’ll be baby-making.” It might sound surprising to some readers, but not to the fans who have been die-heartedly following the news surrounding the couple have made it clear over and over again these past few months that they want kids. Britney, in her earlier social media posts, has already revealed that she wants ‘a girl’ child with her fiance Sam. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Britney Spears (@britneyspears) According to her, the reason why the couple was not able to make one was due to her 13-year-long conservatorship, which was finally terminated last month.…

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Taylor Swift Music Celebration Event Turns Into Covid-19 Superspreader

The Sydney, Australia event held by fans in celebration of Taylor Swift’s recent release of ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’ has turned out into a COVID-19 superspreader after close to 100 attendees tested positive. According to Fox News, fans who gathered at the December 10 Sydney event–‘On Repeat: Taylor Swift Red Party’ in celebration of the singer’s ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’ are reportedly being asked to “immediately get tested” and isolate for seven days after “at least 97 positive cases” have been confirmed. As per reports the pop star was not in attendance at the event. New South Wales Health Department has also tagged Metro Theatre in Sydney as a “new venue of concern” following the celebration of Swift’s rerelease of ‘Red.’ “NSW Health is asking all household contacts of close contacts to get tested and self-isolate until a negative result is received by everyone in the…

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Lil Nas X Says He Has Covid-19 After Dropping Out Of Jingle Ball Show

Grammy-winning artist Lil Nas X recently appeared to confirm that he has tested positive for COVID-19. The hitmaker revealed his diagnosis in a series of tweets, sharing that he is experiencing symptoms associated with the disease. “Covid really sucks. last night i was tryna watch p-rn then i sneezed snot all over p–is lmao,” he tweeted — then deleted, reported Billboard. His COVID revelations apparently came a little earlier in the afternoon, after former US President Barack Obama shared his list of favourite music of 2021, which included Lil Nas X’s Montero (Call Me By Your Name)’, according to various outlets that captured the artist’s tweets before he nixed the entire thread. After the former president presented his playlist, the 22-year-old artist shared Obama’s tweet and added, “started running around the house when I saw this then i remembered i have covid lol.” He…

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Selena Gomez’s New Mysterious Back Tattoo

Selena Gomez has got a new tattoo and fans are contemplating what exactly has she got inked on her back. Fans got their first look at the singer’s new ink on Bang Bang Tattoo’s Instagram account on Wednesday. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bang Bang Tattoo (@bangbangnyc) As per E! News, this isn’t the first time Selena has been tattooed by Keith “Bang Bang” McCurdy. The post featured a black-and-white photo of Gomez facing a graffitied wall and unveiling a large back tattoo that begins just below her neck and drips down between her shoulder blades. Gomez has not shared any updates about the tattoo so far and, due to the distance at which the photo was taken, it is difficult to make out the complete design. However, that hasn’t stopped her fans from demanding a closer shot of the…

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Eminem’s Daughter Alaina Scott Gets Engaged To Matt Moeller

American rapper Eminem’s eldest daughter Alaina Scott has announced her engagement with her longtime boyfriend Matt Moeller on Thursday. Taking to her Instagram handle, Alaina shared a series of heartfelt pictures featuring Matt bent on his knees to propose his ladylove for marriage. Sharing the pictures, she wrote, “this moment. this life, yes a hundred times over. I LOVE YOU.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alaina Marie (@alainamariescott) Matt popped the question on the rooftop of The Monarch Club in Detroit, as per the location mentioned by Alaina in her post of the pair’s big moment. The ‘Lose Yourself’ star’s daughter also shared a close-up image of her engagement ring, which appeared to be an emerald cut diamond with a gold band. The soon-to-be-married couple has been dating for more than seven years. Eminem adopted Alaina from her biological mother,…

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Kanye West Will ‘Fight’ To Be With Kim Kardashian Again

Seems like rapper Kanye West still has hopes of reconciliation with his ex-wife Kim Kardashian, despite the latter recently filing documents to move forward with her divorce. The beauty mogul said in a recent court filing that “no counselling or reconciliation effort” could repair her marriage to Kanye West. But appears like the rapper is still hoping he and Kardashian can work things out. A source close to the rapper told People magazine that family and marriage are “important” to West and that he is a “family man at heart [whose] love and commitment” to his ex and kids “will never change.” “He’s not giving up without a fight. Kim is the mother of his children and he’s not going to just let that go. No matter if they’re husband and wife, they’ll always support each other. Her recent filing or any filing for…

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Taylor Swift’s Intimate Birthday Party Celebration With HAIM Sisters, Others: See Pics

Pop icon Taylor Swift, who turned 32 on Monday, treated her fans with a glimpse of her intimate birthday bash that had some celebrity friends, including the HAIM sisters, Diana Silvers and Gracie Abrams in attendance. The ‘Evermore’ artist shared her birthday celebrations with Alana Haim who will turn 30 on December 15. “*don’t say it, don’t say it OKAY I’m saying it:* I’M FEELIN 32. And Alana is feeling 30,” Swift tweeted with a picture of herself and Alana dancing at their party. She also informed her fans that she and everyone in attendance at the party was tested negative for COVID-19. “Don’t worry we tested everyone! Thank you so much for the birthday wishes, I love you all so much,” Swift wrote. HAIM also took to her Twitter handle and shared a picture of Swift and Alana posing by a cake for…

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AP Dhillon’s Concert Organizers Booked For Covid-19 Norm Violations

A day after ‘Brown Munde’ fame AP Dhillon hit the stage in Mumbai, police registered an FIR against the concert’s organisers for alleged violation of COVID-19 norms. The concert was held at Grand Hyatt’s The Black Boxx on Sunday. Many celebrities including Sara Ali Khan, her brother Ibrahim Ali Khan, and Janhvi Kapoor among several others had attended the crowded gig. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Viral Bhayani (@viralbhayani) Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s daughter Sara Tendulkar and actor Jaaved Jaaferi’s daughter Alaviaa Jaaferi were also spotted at the music show. Due to the rise in Omicron cases, large gatherings are currently banned in the city. However, thousands were found partying without masks and following any social distancing at the Canadian singer’s live concert.

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Vicente Fernandez Dies At 81

Vicente Fernandez, the towering icon of Mexican ranchera music whose powerful voice defined the lives of generations of fans throughout Latin America, passed away on Sunday. According to Billboard, the cause was complications following surgery for a cervical spine injury after a bad fall last August. Fernandez had remained hospitalised since then in stable but serious condition. Over the last 24 hours, his condition deteriorated, according to official posts from his medical team on his official Instagram account. He was 81 years old. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vicente Fernández (@_vicentefdez) Immediately recognisable for his elegant charro outfits and hat, his bold moustache and his dazzling smile, Fernandez was only five-foot-7 but had the stature and bearing of a giant. His concerts were the stuff of legend, extending for hours on end depending on the audiences’ whim. Fernandez’s death is…

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Travis Scott Removed From Coachella 2022 Lineup After Astroworld Tragedy

Rapper and songwriter Travis Scott has reportedly been removed from the lineup of performances for the 2022 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. As per Variety, a Change.org petition was started in the days after the tragedy, demanding his removal from Coachella’s lineup. The petition has gathered nearly 60,000 signatures as of this writing. Reps for the artist, the festival and the city of Indio, California, where it is held, have not confirmed the report. Sources say the festival informed Scott’s longtime agent, Cara Lewis of the Cara Lewis Group, of its intent to pull Scott from the bill, which he was to headline, and that it would pay a kill fee for the cancellation, typically 25 per cent. An insider added that Lewis has been steadfast in trying to keep the slot, which would have marked Scott’s return to the stage after Astroworld,…

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Phoebe Bridgers, Paul Mescal Go Instagram Official With Relationship

Singer Phoebe Bridgers and ‘Normal People’ star Paul Mescal are now Instagram official! The 27-year-old singer shared her first social media snap with the 25-year-old actor on Instagram on Friday. In the selfie, Bridgers smiles for the camera while Mescal leans in close to the ‘Motion Sickness’ singer. Bridgers didn’t include a caption. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Phoebe Bridgers (@phoebebridgers) As per People magazine, after first being linked in 2020, Bridgers and Mescal appeared to confirm their relationship in November when they walked the red carpet together at the 2021 LACMA Art + Film Gala, which was presented by Gucci. At the event, which was held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Mescal rocked a black tuxedo and Bridgers donned a cream-coloured, lace blouse paired with a red tartan skirt. She joked about Mescal’s dining blunder during…

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Kanye West, Drake Team Up For Free Larry Hoover Benefit Concert

Grammy-winning artists Kanye West and Drake took the stage together for the first time since ending their feud as they hosted the sold-out ‘Free Larry Hoover’ benefit concert. As per People magazine, the concert took place at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Thursday night. The two rappers walked side by side down the steps of the Coliseum as the choir sang West’s ‘Ultralight Beam’ in a powerful show. West took the stage first to debut ‘Praise God’. He then “took it back to day one,” performing classics including ‘Gold Digger’, ‘Touch the Sky’, ‘Stronger’ and ‘All of the Lights’. Several pictures and videos of the two rappers from the event have been doing the rounds on social media. Drake later took the stage to perform some of his biggest hits, including ‘No Friends in the Industry’, ‘Life Is Good’, ‘IMY2’ and ‘Laugh Now…

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Selena Gomez To Produce Univision’s True-Crime Docuseries ‘Mi Vecino, El Cartel’

Singer-actor Selena Gomez has inked a deal with Univision, marking her first producer role for a Spanish-language series. As per The Hollywood Reporter, under the deal, Gomez will expand her brand into Spanish-language TV and film production. The 29-year-old singer-actor, along with her production company, July Moon Productions, signed a deal to produce Univision’s true-crime docuseries ‘Mi Vecino, El Cartel’ (which means The Cartel Among Us). The project will air on Univision’s forthcoming subscription streaming service. The upcoming series will follow the murder of Juan Guerrero Chap, a former cartel lawyer and high-level cooperator for the US government. In a release, the network said the case “rocked a quiet suburban town in Texas and launched a multiyear international investigation.” Speaking about her production venture, Gomez said, “As a true crime fan, I was immediately captivated when I heard the story surrounding the homicide of…

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Abhishek Singh, Badshah’s Song ‘Slow Slow’ Out

IAS officer Abhishek Singh, who is also an actor, has come out with a new song ‘Slow Slow’. The new track is sung by Badshah and Payal Dev. Talking about the song, Abhishek said, “It’s wonderful to be a part of such an energetic and melodious song – Slow Slow. This is the third music video that I have shot for and I am loving the entire experience! Badshah is a dear friend and collaborating with him is truly an honor. We are absolutely confident that the foot-tapping song and its tasteful video will be loved by music lovers all over the world.” ‘Slow Slow’ also features Seerat Kapoor.

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Drake Withdraws His Two Grammy Nominations For 2022 Ceremony

Don’t expect Drake to walk away with a trophy on the music’s biggest night! The artist will not compete in the 2022 Grammy Awards, choosing to withdraw his two nominations. As per People magazine, Drake and his management have withdrawn his Grammy Award nominations for the album ‘Certified Lover Boy’, which was up for best rap album, and ‘Way 2 Sexy’, which was nominated for best rap performance. Sources tell Variety that the decision was made by Drake and his management and the Grammys honoured the request, although his motivation was currently unclear. Without Drake’s works nominated, there are now four nominations in each category. Without ‘Way 2 Sexy’, those up for best rap performance are Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar for ‘Family Ties’, Cardi B for ‘Up’, J. Cole, 21 Savage and Morray for ‘My Life’ and Megan Thee Stallion for ‘Thot S–‘.…

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Prasoon Joshi Meets Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami

Veteran lyricist Prasoon Joshi recently met Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami at the latter’s residence. During the meeting, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Chairman and Dhami discussed the shooting of films in the mountain state besides issues related to cultural promotion and the development of tourism here. After the meeting, Dhami took to his Twitter account and shared a photograph with Prasoon. In the image, the two can be seen exchanging pleasantries. The politician also praised Prasoon for his remarkable contribution to the Indian film industry.“Your songs and compositions act as a source of inspiration for us. They encourage the society,” Dhami tweeted. Dhami was sworn in as the 10th Chief Minister of Uttarakhand in July this year.

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A.R. Rahman: ‘I Keep Telling My Daughters Not To Be Worried About Anything’

There is no better feeling for parents to see their children growing up and working hard for their dreams. Music maestro A.R. Rahman could easily relate to this as his daughters Raheema Rahman and Khatija Rahman are proudly following his legacy. Both Raheema and Khatija are musicians. They have even performed along with their father during the U2 concert in Mumbai in 2019. The two young girls also enjoy a huge fan following on social media. Khatija’s latest song ‘Rock A Bye Baby’ from the Netflix film ‘Mimi’ was appreciated by many. Speaking about his talented daughters, A.R. Rahman told ANI, “They (Raheema and Khatija) have the toughest mindsets. Anything they do, they feel like they have to be good enough…all these things come to their mind. So I keep telling them not to be worried about anything, just do it, just do the…

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Justin Bieber Performs At Saudi Arabia Show Amid Fierce Backlash

Amid severe backlash and the calls to scrap his Saudi Arabia concert, pop star Justin Bieber hit the stage with full enthusiasm at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit in SA. As per TMZ, Bieber hit the stage on Sunday all the way over at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit in SA, where the F1 Grand Prix is taking place and where he was scheduled to headline among a slate of other performers, with his name by far being the biggest. Going by the videos shared by his wife–Hailey Bieber and several other viral videos of him backstage, the ‘Peaches’ star looked all pumped for the performance. The same goes with the audience too, as one can hear the roar of the crowd just beyond the curtain too. Bieber wore a red outfit for the performance and as per TMZ, he eventually made his way out to…

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Normani: ‘God Clearly Had Other Plans For Me’

Normani reflected on her journey as an artist in a heartfelt speech and shared that she used to be afraid of “being seen”. As per People Magazine, the songstress, who has teamed up with Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion, Sam Smith, Khalid and 6lack, delivered a speech after accepting the Collaborator of the Year Award at Variety’s Hitmakers Brunch on Saturday. The ‘Fifth Harmony’ alum said, “I’ve always felt growing up, like, really, really overlooked. And I always had this fear of being seen. My mom would always ask me, ‘Why be in a girl group?’ She’s like, ‘Is it so you can hide?'” “And especially being a Black woman in music, this feels like a particular honour to receive recognition in this category,” she added. The ‘Motivation’ singer previously opened up about overcoming self-doubt and adjusting to her star power. “I’ve always felt…

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Kylie Jenner-Travis Scott Excited As They Await Second Baby

American star couple Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott are spending quality time and are “inseparable” as they wait for their little one to arrive. A source close to the family told E! News that the expectant star has been “hanging out with her family and a few close friends and is just nesting until the baby comes. She loves being at home and has been getting the nursery ready.” On the other hand the couple’s first baby— Stormi Webster is also gearing up for the family’s newest addition. “Stormi is really excited to have a sibling and talks about the baby all day long. She’s fully aware and is very excited,” the source said. Meanwhile, Travis has also been by her side and “has been very supportive during her pregnancy,” the source shared of the 30-year-old musician adding, “they have definitely been inseparable and…

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Javed Akhtar Mourns Demise Of Vinod Dua: ‘This Is Not Fair’

Lyricist and scriptwriter Javed Akhtar on Saturday night expressed grief over the demise of veteran journalist Vinod Dua, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 67. Taking to Twitter, he wrote, “Vinod ji , this is not fair , how could you do this to us . It is the time when we needed you the most and you have left us . Sir we , millions of Indians will miss you forever.” Vinod Dua died due to post COVID-19 complications, on Saturday. The news of his demise was confirmed by his daughter-comedian Mallika Dua. She shared a picture of her late father on her Instagram and wrote, “Our irreverent, fearless and extraordinary father, Vinod Dua has passed away. He lived an inimitable life, rising from the refugee colonies of Delhi to the peak of journalistic excellence for over 42 years, always,…

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Madonna Slams 50 Cent For ‘Talking Smack’ About Her Bold Photoshoot

Pop icon Madonna recently called out rapper 50 Cent for his latest social media post criticising the ‘Hung Up’ star for her bold lingerie photoshoot. The ‘In Da Club’ rapper took to his Instagram handle to share a recently posted picture from Madonna’s bold lingerie photoshoot along with his a note that read, “yo this is the funniest s–t LOL. That’s Madonna under the bed trying to do like a virgin at 63. She shot out, if she don’t get her old a–up.” Seems like the joke did not sit well with Madonna as she took to her IG story to criticise the 46-year-old rapper. She shared a throwback picture of her and the rapper from a show and wrote, “Here is 50 Cent pretending to be my friend. Now you have decided to talk smack about me. I guess your new career is…

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Britney Spears Mocks Therapists She Was ‘Forced’ To Visit Against Her Will

Pop star Britney Spears shared a skit on Friday in which she mocked the therapy sessions and the therapists she was forced to visit during her decade long conservatorship. Taking to her Instagram handle, the ‘Toxic’ star shared a video of her mocking the therapy and strongly suggesting she will no longer attend therapy sessions. In the video, Britney played both therapist and herself as a patient, mocking the psychiatrists that treated her during the 13-year conservatorship. In part of the skit she plays a psychiatrist, telling her patient, “I’m here to help you … So relax, totally relax, lie down, do what you have to do. Just a couple of questions, don’t worry about it. Everything’s going to be fine.” She shared in the caption she was forced to attend sessions “10 hours a day, 7 days a week” against her will. The…

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Sam Asghari’s Sweet Birthday Post For His ‘Lioness’ Britney Spears

Britney Spears’ fiance Sam Asghari shared a sweet post to wish the pop star on her 40th birthday. The fitness trainer and actor shared a touching message on his Instagram account, in which he praised Spears’ “relentless strength” and “beautiful heart”. “I call you Lioness because I admire your relentless strength, I’m inspired by your beautiful heart, I celebrate your smile that lights up my world,” Asghari wrote alongside the photos of the couple sharing a kiss and then smiling. He added, “Everyday is your birthday my queen Happy 1st birthday to my wife #dec2nd @britneyspears.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sam Asghari (@samasghari) As per People magazine, last month, Asghari walked the red carpet of the ‘House of Gucci’ film and spoke to Variety on the red carpet about the end of Spears’ 13-year conservatorship. He said that it’s…

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‘Mehram’ Song From Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Jersey’ Out

A soulful track ‘Mehram’ from Shahid Kapoor’s upcoming film ‘Jersey’ has been released. Sung by Sachet Tandon, ‘Mehram’ is a soulful song. The track’s sequence sees Shahid manifesting his desire of turning cricketer once again for the love of his son. Sharing the link of the song on Twitter, Shahid wrote, “#Mehram… the loving comforter. The heart of our film. Hope you feel the depth of its emotion. Presenting our first song from #Jersey.”Sachet has also expressed his happiness of working on the song. “We have made Mehram with all our love and passion. It’s a song that you listen to when you’re having a bad day but still have your go-getter spirit fuelled with adrenaline. We hope you enjoy the song as much as we loved making it for you,” he said. Helmed by Gowtam Tinnanuri, ‘Jersey’ revolves around Arjun (Shahid), a failed…

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Clarence Avant’s Wife Jacqueline Shot Dead In Beverly Hills Home

Film producer and legendary music executive Clarence Avant’s wife Jacqueline Avant was shot and killed during a home invasion in their Beverly Hills house on Wednesday. According to documents provided to The Hollywood Reporter by the Beverly Hills Police Department, its communications centre received a call at 2:23 am in response to a shooting in the 1100 block of Maytor Place, in the high-end Trousdale Estates neighbourhood. Upon arrival, police discovered a victim with a gunshot wound; the person was transported to Cedars-Sinai hospital but did not survive. The report also confirmed that the suspect(s) were no longer on the scene when police arrived. “I don’t think it’s a random attack. Crime of any type will not be tolerated and we will not rest until the suspect or suspects are brought to justice,” said Beverly Hills Police Chief Mark G. Stainbrook. Stainbrook said that…

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Shawn Mendes Drops New Song ‘It’ll Be Okay’

On the heels of his breakup from singer Camila Cabello, singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes dropped a slow, heart-rending track. The 23-year-old singer released the emotional breakup ballad titled ‘It’ll Be Okay’ on Wednesday, exactly two weeks after he and Cabello called it quits following two years of dating. Mendes informed his fans and followers about the song release on his Instagram account, writing, “it’ll be okay out now.” Mendes’ latest single, which fans are already speculating is about the couple’s recent separation, included lyrics: “Are we gonna make it?/ Is this gonna hurt?” and “I start to imagine a world where we don’t collide/ It’s making me sick but we’ll heal and the sun will rise.” In the soft, piano-backed melancholic track, Mendes detailed the end of a turbulent relationship as he sings, “the future we dreamed of is fading to black.” He sings going…

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Britney Spears-Sam Asghari Goes On An International Birthday Trip

Pop star Britney Spears has headed out for a romantic international gateway with her fiance Sam Asghari to celebrate her 40th birthday on December 2. Taking to her Instagram handle, Britney shared pictures and videos before boarding the flight. The couple looked vacation-ready in their uber-cool outfits. Britney wore a white full-sleeved tee with white hot pants and teamed her outfit with red coloured high heel boots. On the other hand, Sam chose a casual yet classy outfit. He wore a grey coloured tee with a pair of blue jeans. To give a more ‘vacay’ look to his outfit, he wore a blue checked shirt and kept the buttons untied. “Oh the precious joy today!!!Me and my fiance are so excited to be going away …. as you can see I’m not 800 pounds like the paps have me in pics … I’ve been…

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Megan Thee Stallion Cancels Houston Show, Says ‘Houston Is Still Healing’

American rapper Megan Thee Stallion has cancelled her upcoming concert in her hometown of Houston, Texas “out of respect” for the victims of rapper Travis Scott’s Astroworld music festival. On Tuesday, the 26-year-old rapper announced that she would no longer be performing at the 713 Music Hall in Houston, reported People magazine. “Out of respect for the lives lost in Houston earlier this month, I have decided to cancel my show at 713 Music Hall on Dec 3,” she said in a statement obtained by People magazine. “Houston is still healing and it’s important that our community be given the appropriate time to grieve,” she added. She further said, “My heart goes out to all the families that are suffering during this difficult time.”Megan, who is a Houston native and performed at Astroworld Festival in 2019, originally announced her performance the day before the…

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Badshah, Payal Dev’s Song ‘Sajna’ Out Now

After their hit song ‘Genda Phool’, singers Badshah and Payal Dev have now come up with their new track ‘Sajna’, which is created for a reality show ‘Say Yes to the Dress India’. “The song hits the right notes for each bride, and it was absolutely fun to envision its playout as I tried to capture the multiple thoughts that run through the mind of a bride. For the first time I was not just being myself but playing some quirky avatars which made the experience one of a kind for me too. I hope this song sets the bar high and makes its way to everyone’s playlist,” Badshah said. Discovery Plus’ ‘Say Yes to the Dress India’ is an Indian version of American reality TV series. It will showcase those brides that are selected through auditions and the designers will be creating wedding…

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Marilyn Manson’s Home Raided Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Singer and songwriter Marilyn Manson’s home was raided by detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Monday after allegations of physical and sexual abuse by several women. Los Angeles County sheriff’s Deputy Eva Jimenez said a search warrant was served on the home of Manson, whose legal name is Brian Hugh Warner. She would give no further details, as per legal documents obtained by the Hollywood Reporter. Law enforcement sources told TMZ that Special Victims Unit detectives went to the shock rocker’s home in West Hollywood early Monday morning, executing a search warrant. Reportedly, Marilyn was not home at the time and law enforcement forced entry with a warrant in hand. Sources also told TMZ, say the search warrant is in connection to ongoing probes into sexual assault allegations against Marilyn and police seized media storage units, including hard drives, which will…

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Britney Spears Says She’s On The ‘Right Medication’ After Conservatorship Ends

Pop star Britney Spears recently shared an update about her health post-conservatorship life, on social media. The 39-year-old singer took to her Instagram and posted an update about her health saying that she is on the “right medication” after being in conservatorship for the last 13 years. “That beautiful … nice … and warm f—— fuzzy feeling when you’ve been waiting patiently for 13 years to be able to live your life however you choose and it’s finally here !!!!” the ‘Baby, One More Time’ singer captioned a photo of a cozy fireplace decked out with Christmas decor. She continued, “And you might be surprised cause my prayers are pretty damn powerful ESPECIALLY when you’re on the right medication just a month ago !!!! Damn I can actually pray …. it feels so good to just BE HERE !!!! I’M HERE … thanks to…

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Nora Fatehi, Nick Jonas To Perform At Vidcon Abu Dhabi On December 3

Bollywood diva Nora Fatehi is all geared to set the stage on fire at VidCon Abu Dhabi, joining international sensations including singer Nick Jonas and Kehlani. Bringing her sass and style to the international event, the ‘Dilbar’ star will perform on some of her most popular chartbusters. View this post on Instagram A post shared by VidCon Abu Dhabi (@vidconabudhabi) View this post on Instagram A post shared by VidCon Abu Dhabi (@vidconabudhabi) Earlier, representing Bollywood at the global level, Nora created history with her iconic performance at the L’Olympia Bruno Coquatrix in Paris, presenting a fusion of Arabic and Indian dance and singing performances. She is currently the only Bollywood celebrity to have ever performed at the prestigious venue. Celebs including Supercar Blonde, Anasala family, Noor Stars, and Sean Doesmagic among others will also be joining the star-studded event.

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Singer Shalmali Ties Knot With Farhan Shaikh

Singer Shalmali, who is best known for her songs ‘Balam Pichkari’, and ‘Lat Lag Gayee’, among others, recently tied the knot with beau Farhan Shaikh. On Tuesday, Shalmali took to her Instagram account and informed her fans that her marriage was held on November 22. “22nd November 2021 is the most precious day in my life thus far! The day I got married to my perfect match @farhanfshaikh.We had precisely the kind of wedding we had hoped to have.. In the living room of our home with our parents and siblings, a few aunts and cousins,” she wrote. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Shalmali (@shalmiaow) Shalmali’s marriage was conducted according to Hindu and Muslim rituals. She also shared several images from the special day on the photo-sharing application. “We wanted a Hindu and a Muslim ritual at our wedding. Farhan’s…

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Shreya Ghoshal Congratulates Parag Agrawal On Becoming New Twitter CEO

It is definitely a proud moment for India, with Parag Agrawal becoming the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Twitter. Congratulations have poured in from all corners of the country for Parag. Singer Shreya Ghoshal, too, wished him. Taking to Twitter, Shreya wrote, “Congrats @paraga. So proud of you!! Big day for us, celebrating this news.” Shreya and Parag are close friends. Their old Twitter exchanges and pictures, which have now gone viral, are proof of the fact. In one of the old tweets, Shreya had wished Parag on his birthday. In the tweet, Shreya addressed Parag as her “bachpan ka dost.” Parag is also close to Shreya’s husband Shiladitya Mukhopadhyaya, who is also a technology executive.On Monday, Parag took over as the CEO of Twitter after its co-founder Jack Dorsey stepped down at the helm of the San Francisco-headquartered microblogging platform. Parag is…

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‘Atrangi Re’ First Song ‘Chaka Chak’ Out

The makers of the much-awaited film ‘Atrangi Re’ have released the film’s energetic first song ‘Chaka Chak’ on Monday. The film stars Sara Ali Khan, Akshay Kumar and Dhanush in the lead roles. In the upbeat number, Sara can be seen grooving to the beats, dressed in neon green and pink saree. The song, also featuring Dhanush, is set up in a South Indian style celebration event. Taking to her Instagram handle, the actor shared a clip from the song along with the caption, “Bihar Ki chori ka nikla Gaana. Ab har shaadi par yahi bajana. Guarantee majaa aana.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sara Ali Khan (@saraalikhan95) The song has been sung by Shreya Ghoshal and composed, arranged and produced by A R Rahman. The lyrics are penned by Irshad Kamil. The trailer of Aanand L Rai’s ‘Atrangi Re’…

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Brian May Says His Words Were Twisted To Suggest Unfriendliness Towards Trans People

Brian May, guitarist for the British rock band Queen, has explained that his words were “subtly twisted” to suggest he is unfriendly toward the trans community during a recent interview at an event in London. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Brian took to Instagram and wrote, “Yes – I was ambushed and completely stitched up by a journalist at the recent ITV event. And it’s led to a whole mess of press stories making it look like I’m unfriendly to trans people. Nothing could be further from the truth. My words were subtly twisted.” On November 23, speaking to a news outlet May seemed to criticize the Brit Awards, U.K.’s biggest music event, for removing separate male and female categories for the solo artist prizes. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Brian Harold May (@brianmayforreal) This move was, according to organizers,…

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Mark Hoppus Reflects On Cancer Battle

Mark Hoppus, bassist and co-lead vocalist of American rock band Blink-182, recently shared an uplifting message about the current state of his health. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hoppus, who announced in late September that he was “cancer-free” after publicly disclosing his diagnosis in June, took to Instagram and alongside a photo of himself crouching by a toilet, wrote, “I have so much to be thankful for today. This photo is from June, halfway through chemo, no idea if it was working or not, relegated to the bathroom floor, retching.” The 49-year-old musician continued, “If I ever complain about something trivial or unimportant, please show me this photo to remind me of how bad things can be, and how truly blessed I am. I hope you all have an amazing day with friends and family. Happy Thanksgiving.” View this post on Instagram A post…

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Travis Scott Sued By Family Of 14-Year-Old Astroworld Victim

The family of 14-year-old John Hilgert recently filed a lawsuit against rapper Travis Scott after Hilgert was killed during a suspected crowd surge at the Astroworld music festival. According to Fox News, in its lawsuit, the family has demanded changes to make concerts safer for fans, as per reports. The suggested changes include better security, more medical facilities and assigned seating. “No one should die going to a concert,” attorney Richard Mithoff said in a statement to a news outlet. Hilgert was a freshman at Memorial High School in Houston. “The pain of our loss from our son John not making it home alive from an event such as this is intolerable,” Mr Hilgert told the outlet, adding, “He was a beautiful young man who simply wanted to enjoy his first concert event with friends, whom he treasured spending time with more than anything…

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Singer Tiffany Apologizes For Her Crude Words During Concert

American singer and songwriter Tiffany has apologised for her behaviour at a recent concert during which she berated fans. According to Fox News, the ’80s pop star, whose real name is Tiffany Darwish, performed her 1987 smash song ‘I Think We’re Alone Now’ at a show recently in Florida and was captured cursing and yelling at the crowd. Later she explained her “meltdown” in an Instagram post. The 50-year-old said she lost her voice onstage and panicked. “I had no clue I had a vocal problem. I’m not sick. I got up there [on stage] and it just wasn’t there, and it literally freaked me out. I panicked. It’s not often I lose my voice. I got up there and just absolutely had a panic attack. I had a meltdown,” Tiffany said. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tiffany (@tiffany_tunes) Then,…

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Stephen Sondheim Dies At 91

Veteran songwriter Stephen Sondheim, who redefined the American musical theatre, has passed away. He was 91. Stephen breathed his last on Friday at his home in Roxbury, Conn, Variety reported. From the comedic ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’ to the ground-breaking ‘Company’ and the experimental ‘Pacific Overtures’, his shows have had undoubtedly transformed the Broadway musical stage. He’s a recipient of Tony Awards plus a 2008 Special Tony Award for lifetime achievement in the theatre. He also received a Pulitzer Prize (‘Sunday in the Park’), and an Academy Award for the song ‘Sooner or Later’. 

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‘Janani’ song out: Ajay Devgn, MM Kreem explain why this song is the ‘soul’ of ‘RRR’

New Delhi [India]: Makers of the upcoming magnum opus ‘RRR’ released the third music video in a song launch event held in the national capital on Friday. Touted to be the ‘soul anthem’ of the SS Rajamouli directed film ‘RRR’, the song brings out real emotions of the movie.The event was graced by superstar Ajay Devgn and National award-winning music director M. M. Kreem, who explained how the song is the ‘soul’ of the much-awaited film. “Rajamouli sir came to me a couple of days back and told me that Kreem sir has been trying to work on the background of the film, but he feels he has not yet cracked the soul of the film,” Ajay shared the anecdote behind the making of the ‘Janani’ song. “Kreem sir said I know you guys have worked hard for months on the movie because you…

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Travis Scott’s First Public Outing Since Astroworld Tragedy

Rapper Travis Scott was recently spotted in public for the first time since news broke about the tragedy at Astroworld Festival in Houston. As per People magazine, the rapper was photographed this week spending time with Mark Wahlberg, Corey Gamble, and Michael Jordan in Southern California. In a photo posted on social media, Scott is seated next to Wahlberg and Gamble on an outdoor patio, surrounded by palm trees. He is looking down at his phone as they converse. In another photo, he poses with French-American actor Said Taghmaoui while sitting in a golf cart. On Tuesday, Taghmaoui shared footage of himself golfing with Wahlberg and Jordan at the Madison Club in La Quinta during what appears to be the same outing, though Scott is not pictured. View this post on Instagram A post shared by SAIDTaghmaoui (@tagomagot) Scott has been laying low since…

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G-Eazy Mourns Death Of His Mother

Rapper and songwriter G-Eazy mourned the death of his mother, whom he called “the definition of super-human,” in a moving tribute posted recently on his social media handle. The ‘Me, Myself and I’ rapper shared a collection of photos and a voicemail from his late mother, artist Suzanne Olmsted, alongside a moving tribute to “my queen, my hero, my everything… my mom” on Instagram. Stating that he was in “shock,” G-Eazy explained that his “tears won’t stop” ever since learning she died. G-Eazy (real name Gerald Earl Gillum) didn’t disclose when or how she passed away. He wrote, “My eyes hurt, my face hurts, my body hurts, everywhere hurts. There’s no safe place to hide and there’s no way to lay, sit, or stand that doesn’t hurt. The pain is enormous.” However, despite his own grief, he said that knowing his mom was no…

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Kanye West Wants To ‘Restore’ Family With Kim Kardashian

Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, hopes to restore his family with his estranged wife and beauty mogul Kim Kardashian. According to E! News, the rapper, on Wednesday, gave an impassioned speech about the importance of family while visiting the LA Mission homeless shelter. He said he wants to “restore” his family with Kim and their four kids, North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm. “Now it’s time to restore the families this Thanksgiving. It’s all about restoring the family. This morning I felt so blessed to wake up, to work out and be able to drive to my house and see my wife and my kids,” he shared. Ye continued, “That’s right. I said my wife and my children, and I want everyone to pray for my family.” It seems the rapper is intent on getting back with Kim, who recently started dating ‘Saturday Night…

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Selena Gomez Receives First Grammy Nom For ‘Revelacion’, Thank Fans

The Recording Academy has officially announced the Grammy nominees for the year 2022 and pop star Selena Gomez is among them who bagged the nomination for the prestigious award for her Latin music album, ‘Revelacion’. In the 2022 Grammy category for Latin Pop Album, Selena is up against Pablo Alboran, Paula Arenas, Ricardo Arjona, Camilo and Alex Cuba. Released in March, ‘Revelacion’ album is Selena’s first project to feature music prominently in Spanish, earning her the first-ever Latin Grammy nomination earlier this year for the music video for its opening track, ‘De Una Vez’. Taking to her Instagram handle, the ‘Rare’ singer also celebrated the news and penned a note of thanks to her fans. “Are you kidding me!? Revelacion is nominated for a GRAMMY! This project is so special to me for so many reasons and I could not have made it happen…

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Taylor Swift Celebrates ‘Evermore’ 2022 Grammy Nomination

The Recording Academy announced the nominees for the 64th Grammy Awards on Tuesday and among them was Taylor Swift for her 2020 album ‘evermore’. As per People Magazine, last year, Taylor took home the coveted album of the year award for ‘folklore’. In celebration of the honour, the singer-songwriter shared a video on social media of herself in an extravagant white gown, singing ‘Champagne Problems’ with producer Aaron Dessner on the piano. In the black-and-white video, shot from above a winding staircase, the cameraman gets closer and closer as Swift sings the lyrics to her hit song while she sits on the floor in her gown. “NO PROBLEMS TODAY JUST CHAMPAGNE,” Swift tweeted alongside the video. “I wanted to share this video with you from when @aarondessner and I were doing our fittings for the video and there was a piano, so ofc this…

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64th Annual Grammy Awards: Complete Nomination List

The Recording Academy has revealed the nominees for the 64th annual Grammy Awards which will be held in 2022 and for the first time it celebrates 10 nominees in each of the general field categories. As per Entertainment Weekly, these categories are Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. The top nominees for the year include Jon Batiste with 11 nods, followed by Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and H.E.R. with eight each. Billie Eilish and Olivia Rodrigo are close on their heels with 7 nods apiece. Each of those artists is nominated for the night’s top award, Album of the Year, and are joined in that category by Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, and Lil Nas X. Jay-Z made history with three new nominations, making him the most-nominated artist in Grammy’s…

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Justin Bieber Pens Birthday Note For Hailey Bieber

As model Hailey Bieber turned a year older on Monday, her husband and singer Justin Bieber wrote a love-filled post to mark her special day. Bieber took to his Instagram handle and posted a series of snapshots of the couple, including pictures of them relaxing on vacation, walking in the chilly air and sharing a kiss in a photo booth from what appeared to be a birthday celebration. Further, he wrote his poetic, romantic caption. “To my beloved birthday squish. My heart belongs to you. My eyes belong to you, my lips belong to you. I am yours. I am so blessed to be yours,” he began. Justin, who tied the knot with Hailey in a New York courthouse ceremony in 2018 and then again in a star-studded South Carolina wedding the following year, then called her his “forever.” “Life has never made more…

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American Music Awards: BTS, Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat Win Big

The star-studded American Music Awards featured performances from BTS with Coldplay, Olivia Rodrigo, Tyler the Creator, Maneskin, Walker Hayes, Mickey Guyton, Bad Bunny, Tainy with Julieta Venegas, Carrie Underwood with Jason Aldean, Kane Brown, New Edition and New Kids on the Block. As per Variety, the show’s winners are voted on by fans, with new categories this year including favourite trending song, favourite gospel artist and favourite Latin duo or group. Rodrigo and the Weeknd led the nominations with seven and six nods, respectively. Bad Bunny, Doja Cat and Giveon each received five nominations. BTS took home the prestigious artist of the year award, as well as favourite pop duo or group and favourite pop song for ‘Butter’. Megan Thee Stallion also received three wins, for favourite trending song for ‘Body’, female hip-hop artist and hip-hop album for ‘Good News’. Doja Cat had the…

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Shreya Ghoshal Share Pics Of Son Devyaan As He Turns Six Months Old

Shreya Ghoshal’s baby boy Devyaan turned six months old on Monday and to mark this special day, the playback singer wrote a super cute post, introducing him to her social media followers. Taking to her Instagram handle, the ‘Manwa Laage’ singer posted adorable pictures in which she can be seen holding her little one. She added the fun caption, “Hi everybody. I am Devyaan and I turned 6 months today. Currently, I am busy exploring the world around me, listening to my favourite songs, reading books with all kinds of pictures, laughing out loud at silly jokes and having deep conversations with my mom. She gets me. Thank you all for sending me your love and blessings.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by shreyaghoshal (@shreyaghoshal) Fans, friends and fellow members of the industry poured in love-filled comments. “Devyaan. You’re such a…

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Justin Bieber Shares Pics With Younger Brother Jaxon

Canadien singer and songwriter Justin Bieber has shown love for his family from time to time and once again decided to tell the world how much he adores his younger brother Jaxon Bieber. The singer took to his Instagram account and posted a carousel of pictures with his younger brother while telling how much he loves his sibling. The pictures showed him sleeping with his brother, his selfies with him, him cycling and skateboarding with him and at the beach with him. There was also a picture of him kissing Jaxon. “I sit here and look at all of these photos and I’m reminded of how much I love you my precious little bro. I am so proud of you. I can’t believe you are 12 years old! You are such an amazing, sweet, handsome, special boy and I’m honoured to be your big…

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Ankit Tiwari: ‘I Am So Grateful To Be Back On Stage’

Singer Ankit Tiwari recently returned to the stage for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began. A few days ago, he went to Varanasi and enthralled fans with his soulful voice there. Sharing his experience performing on stage after a long time, Ankit said, “The real experience of being a performer is on stage. And it’s my great fortune that my first show was in Varanasi. It’s almost as if I had the blessings of the universe. We opened to a packed house. I was performing with my team after nearly two years. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ankit Tiwari (@ankittiwari) “These were tough months. We were holed up at home, creatively constricted. When one returns to stage, the exuberance and lively atmosphere inspire a musician to create music that makes them connect with their audience. I feel alive…

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Kanye West, Drake Set To Host A Benefit Concert In Los Angeles

After recently ending their decade-long feud, rappers Kanye West and Drake are now all set to collaborate for an event. The rappers will host a benefit concert at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on December 9 to raise awareness and support for Larry Hoover and the cause of prison and sentencing reform, reported Variety. West shared a poster for the event on Instagram on Saturday with the caption, “God’s Plan.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by ye (@kanyewest) Drake also shared a photograph detailing the upcoming concert along with fingers crossed emoji. West and Drake have had a soured relationship for years, but they appeared to have buried the hatchet recently when they reunited at a Dave Chappelle comedy show and partied together in Toronto.

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Lady Gaga: Britney Spears ‘Changed The Course For Women In Industry’

Lady Gaga is all praises for her fellow pop singer Britney Spears. Recently, Spears took to her Instagram Story and shared a video of Gaga responding to a question about the ‘Lucky’ singer following the termination of her conservatorship after 13 years, reported People. “Thank you @ladygaga for genuinely taking your time to say something so kind. You made me cry !!! I love you,” Spears captioned the clip. After Spears conveyed her thanks to Gaga, the latter penned a heartfelt post for her, saying she has changed the course for women in the industry. “Love you @britneyspears Live your best life. I prayed for the legal system to treat you like a person. You’ve now changed the course for women in this industry forever. You stood up for yourself and were so brave. Thank you,” Gaga wrote. Spears’ conservatorship was terminated earlier this…

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New Astroworld Lawsuit Filed Seeking Up To USD 2 Billion In Damages

Texas attorney Thomas J. Henry has recently filed a massive lawsuit on behalf of 280 victims of the damagesFestival, which left 10 people dead and injured hundreds more. According to Fox News, the civil lawsuit was filed by Henry’s law firm on Thursday in Harris County, Texas and seeks up to USD 2 billion in damages. The defendants include rappers Travis Scott and Drake, Live Nation, NRG Stadium, Apple Inc., Scott’s Cactus Jack record label, and more. According to Henry, another 120 victims have contacted his firm seeking representation for damages caused by attending the concert. The lawsuit, obtained by Fox News, refers to Astroworld as “one of the deadliest crowd-control disasters at a concert in the United States.” On behalf of 280 plaintiffs, Henry claims that the reported crowd surge, which caused many in the crowd to be “trampled, trapped and crushed,” could…

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Cardi B On Her Marriage With Offset: ‘ I’ve Never Been Happier’

Celebrity couple and rappers Cardi B and Offset are stronger than ever. As per People magazine, Cardi B told the hosts of E!’s Daily Pop that she’s “happy” she and her husband Offset worked through some of the hardest obstacles in her marriage. Last September, she had briefly filed for divorce. “We went through some challenges. You have to learn [about] each other better. I feel like I’ve never been happier,” the 29-year-old said. She added, “I feel like, not even with just with marriage, but our family and unity, the friendship that we have. The ‘I have your back, you have my back.’ It’s never been stronger.” Cardi B then joked that she “ruined it” for what could’ve been Offset’s next girl. During her Friday appearance on Good Morning America, the rapper said that Offset has been a very “hands-on” father. The two…

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Sam Asghari, Britney Spears To Marry Soon

One of Hollywood’s most-talked-about couples may get married soon! Sam Asghari popped the big question to his lady love Britney Spears in September, but when is the duo walking down the aisle? According to Asghari, it could happen soon. Asghari attended the Los Angeles premiere of ‘House of Gucci’ at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on Thursday, and he was over the moon as he gushed about his engagement to Spears, and her newfound freedom since the termination of her conservatorship on November 12. “It’s just so real to live my life and live our life like this,” Asghari told E! News on the star-studded red carpet. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Sam Asghari (@samasghari) Spears wasn’t at the event, but Asghari revealed they had plans for a dinner date later that night. Attending the film premiere, for him,…

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Neeti Mohan Turns 42: Mukti-Shakti Pen Birthday Wishes

Bollywood singer Neeti Mohan, who has lent her voice to many popular songs such as ‘Ishq Wala Love’ and ‘Nainowale Ne’, turned 42 on Thursday. As the singer turned a year older, her sisters, Shakti Mohan and Mukti Mohan took to their Instagram Stories and wished their sister on her big day. Mukti had posted a pre-birthday story for the singer that said “Who’s birthday it iiiiiiis? @neetimohan18 @stregismumbai #ByTheMekong.” Shakti had posted a picture of a cake on her IG Story that said “Happy Birthday” while tagging her sister Neeti. “Doo ka pre-birthday celebration @neetimohan18,” the story said. Apart from that, Bollywood actor-producer Anushka Sharma too wished the singer. Neeti Mohan is a versatile singer and is known for her songs such as ‘Bang Bang’, ‘Jiya Re’, ‘Tu Hi Tu Hai’ and many more. The 42-year-old has sung in Hindi, English, Bengali, Marathi,…

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BTS V Tops Japan’s Celebrity Ranking, Achieving ‘Perfect All-Kill’

Korean K-pop group BTS member V proved his one-top popularity in Japan. BTS V has topped the ‘K-pop male idol ranking’ of Japan’s idol ranking site ‘NEHAN’ for 33 consecutive weeks with 20,889 votes. During this week, V also topped the ‘Korean actors in their 20s ranking’ of Japanese site ‘BIHAN’ for 29 consecutive weeks. Considering that he appeared in only one TV series ‘Hwarang,’ the expectations for actor ‘Kim Tae-Hyung in Japan are significant. In addition, V also topped all Daily, Weekly, Monthly, All-time popular rankings of Japan’s ranking site ‘KPOP JUICE’, achieving the ‘perfect all-kill’. Moreover, V has also been ranked first on the ‘Most Popular K-pop Idol in Japan’, ‘Most handsome Korean idol’, ‘Favorite BTS member’, and ‘Most handsome BTS member’ ranking on Japan’s popular ranking site ‘Ranking,’ which reflects real-time trends, proving his unrivalled popularity. The celebrity also showed off…

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Drake Halts Release Of ‘Splash Brothers’

Grammy-winning artist Drake has halted the release of the upcoming song ‘Splash Brothers’ with rapper French Montana out of respect for the victims of the Astroworld tragedy. As per Variety, ‘Splash Brothers’ was set to appear on Montana’s fourth studio album ‘They Got Amnesia’, set to be released on November 19. The song will now likely be released on an upcoming deluxe edition of ‘Amnesia’. Montana and Drake have collaborated several times over the years, including on hits such as ‘Pop That’, ‘Stay Schemin’, ‘No Stylist’ and ‘No Shopping’. Drake, who was a special guest at the end of rapper Travis Scott’s Astroworld set, has since been named in several of the lawsuits that have followed the festival, which left 10 dead and several other attendees injured. Drake took to social media following the tragedy, writing, “I’ve spent the past few days trying to…

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Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello End Their ‘Romantic Relationship’

Celebrity sweethearts and singers Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello have called it quits after two years of dating. Much to the disappointment of their fans, the duo announced their split via a statement posted on Instagram. They took to their respective IG accounts on Thursday to announce the news. Shawn and Camila added that though their “romantic relationship” is over, they “will continue to be best friends.” Camila wrote on her Insta Story, “Hey guys, we’ve decided to end our romantic relationship but our love for one another as humans is stronger than ever. We started our relationship as best friends and will continue to be best friends. We so appreciate your support from the beginning and moving forward. Camila and Shawn.” Shawn also released an identical statement on his IG Story. The announcement came out of the left field for fans of the…