Carrie Underwood returning to American Idol

Country superstar Carrie Underwood is returning to her American Idol roots to serve as a guest mentor on the revamped TV talent show. The Before He Cheats hitmaker shot to fame in 2005, when she was crowned the winner of the original show’s fourth season, and now she is joining new judges Katy Perry, Lionel […]

Christina Aguilera plotting first tour in over a decade

Christina Aguilera is determined to conquer her touring fears by embarking on her first trek in over a decade. The singing superstar is gearing up to release her long-awaited new album, Liberation, in June, and she is planning to hit the road to support her first studio project in six years – but the thought […]

Macklemore missing out on time with baby due to tour

Macklemore has been away from his newborn daughter more than he’s been with her because of his touring commitments. The Can’t Hold Us rapper, real name Ben Haggerty, revealed that he and his wife Tricia Davis had become parents of two in March during an interview on Irish radio station SPIN 1038 in April. He […]

Mariah Carey books new Las Vegas residency

Mariah Carey is returning to Las Vegas for a new residency. The R&B superstar made Sin City her second home in May, 2015, when she launched her hits showcase, #1 to Infinity, and she wrapped up the fifth leg of her concerts at The Colosseum in Caesars Palace in September, 2016. She then announced the […]

Taylor Swift set to shatter attendance records on first show of new tour

Taylor Swift is set to shatter attendance records at the University of Phoenix Stadium with the first show of her upcoming Reputation Tour. The pop star is still over a week away from her tour kick-off in Glendale, Arizona, on 8 May but she'll start out in style, beating an attendance record set by her […]

John Legend asks Kanye West to reconsider President Trump support

John Legend has become the latest celebrity to take issue with Kanye West's tweets of support for President Donald Trump. The singer took to the social media site on Wednesday to share a series of posts, in which he expressed his concern about those who don't see racism as a modern issue, before appearing to […]

Alanis Morissette set for controversial return to Israel

Alanis Morissette has lined up a controversial return to Israel. The Ironic singer has announced plans to perform a hits set at Live Park in Rishon Lezion, six years after she was heavily criticized for her last concert in the country, which came weeks after a cease-fire was introduced to end an eight-day conflict between […]

JAY-Z’s mom to receive top gay rights honor

JAY-Z's mother is to receive a major honor at New York's GLAAD Media Awards. Gloria Carter will be recognized with a Special Recognition Award for her coming-out story, which featured on her son's 4:44 album track Smile. She briefly appeared on the song, on which her son raps: "Mama had four kids, but she's a […]

JAY-Z and Lady Gaga earn wins at 2018 Webby Awards

Rap mogul JAY-Z, pop superstar Lady Gaga, and actors Laura Linney and Jesse Williams are among the winners of the 2018 Webby Awards. The Empire State of Mind hitmaker's promo for Smile, in which he opens up about his mother Gloria Carter's sexuality, has been named Best Individual Performance in the Film & Video category, […]

Katy Perry fuels Orlando Bloom reunion rumors as she says she’s ‘spoken for’

Katy Perry has fuelled rumors she and Orlando Bloom are giving their relationship another go, after commenting that she’s “spoken for”. The Firework singer and The Lord of the Rings star dated for just over a year from January 2016 and remained close after their shock split in March 2017. They were spotted together on […]