Michael Buble pulls out of the Brit Awards – report

Michael Buble has reportedly pulled out of hosting next month's Brit Awards so he can focus on his young son's cancer battle. The singer's three-year-old boy Noah was diagnosed with liver cancer last year, and his worried dad put his career on hold to care for the sick kid. Now the 41-year-old has told Brit […]


Ed Sheeran pushed back album’s release to avoid U.S. election clash

Ed Sheeran delayed the release date of his new album to avoid being overshadowed by the contentious U.S. presidential election. The Thinking Out Loud singer, 25, initially planned to drop his new music in September last year ahead of releasing a new record in November. However the world’s focus on Donald Trump and his opponent […]


David Bowie, Rihanna top Brit Awards nominations

Late music legend David Bowie and pop diva Rihanna are the top contenders at the 2017 Brit Awards. Both musicians earned multiple nominations at the forthcoming prize-giving, which honors talent from the U.K. and beyond. Bowie, who passed away last year (Jan16), has received posthumous nods for his final album Blackstar in the British Male […]


Katy Perry throws Orlando Bloom a surprise 40th birthday party

Katy Perry surprised boyfriend Orlando Bloom with a huge party to celebrate his 40th birthday. The singer reportedly caught the Lord of the Rings actor off guard with a star-studded bash in Palm Springs, California, on Friday (13Jan17), and shared news of the surprise on Instagram Stories. Katy uploaded a clip of her boyfriend’s family […]


Celine Dion shares emotional video tribute to late husband

Celine Dion marked the one-year anniversary of husband Rene Angelil's death on Saturday (14Jan17) by sharing a touching video. The 48-year-old star posted the video, remembering her spouse's life and success, on her Facebook page. Rene, who was the My Heart Will Go On hitmaker's manager of 21 years, died of throat cancer at the […]


Broadcaster pulls Michael Jackson TV programme after daughter’s criticism

U.K. broadcaster Sky will not air a TV programme in which Michael Jackson is portrayed by white actor Joseph Fiennes, after the late singer’s daughter Paris expressed she was “incredibly offended” by it. The episode – part of a television series called Urban Myths – had been due to air on U.K. cable channel Sky […]


Jon Bon Jovi: ‘I couldn’t sing after Richie Sambora’s exit’

Jon Bon Jovi couldn't even sing in the shower after his band's 2013 tour, which saw the departure of guitarist Richie Sambora. Lead guitarist Richie abruptly left Bon Jovi in the middle of their 2013 tour, reportedly because he wanted to spend more time with his daughter. The It's My Life hitmakers, led by Jon, […]


Wayne Coyne: ‘Miley Cyrus has done acid plenty’

Miley Cyrus's frequent collaborator Wayne Coyne alleges the singer has taken "plenty" of acid. The Flaming Lips star exchanged numbers with Miley in 2014 after she declared she was a big fan on Twitter and they have since worked together on records such as the band's 2014 cover album With A Little Help From My […]


Lady Gaga won’t be playing Donatella Versace in American Crime Story

Poker Face singer Lady Gaga has dropped out of director Ryan Murphy’s upcoming American Crime Story drama, because she’s too busy. Murphy announced his American Horror Story leading lady was his first choice for the upcoming show, in which she was pegged to portray Donatella Versace, but it now appears the casting was a little […]


Selena Gomez strips down to a thong on social media

Selena Gomez is amping up her sex appeal for 2017 after stripping down to a thong for a cheeky shot posted on social media. The Come and Get It hitmaker didn't leave much to the imagination as she posed for pictures for famed snapper Mert Alas, who took to Instagram on Wednesday night (11Jan17) to […]