Lady Gaga launches emoji collection

Lady Gaga is taking advantage of the emoji craze by launching her own collection of quirky graphics. The Born This Way hitmaker has unveiled the new GAGAmoji app, which features a variety of animated images for fans to use in iPhone text messages. A description of the emoji pack, created in collaboration with experts at […]

Jennifer Hudson signs on as coach for U.S. The Voice after winning British show

Jennifer Hudson will be joining the returning Miley Cyrus as a coach on U.S. TV talent show The Voice. Hudson, who won rave reviews as a coach on the U.K. version of the program, is now bringing her talents home as Alicia Keys' replacement on the American series. The Oscar winner, who recently won The […]

Steven Tyler becomes a grandfather again

Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler has become a grandfather for the fourth time. The singer’s daughter Mia, from his marriage to first wife Cyrinda Foxe, announced that she and her boyfriend Dan Halen had welcomed their first child, a son named Axton, on Wednesday by sharing a picture on Instagram of the newborn resting on her […]

Lorde recalls ‘strangeness’ of dancing on a car for music video

Lorde describes dancing on top of a car for her new music video as one of the "strangest things" she's ever done. The New Zealand-born singer unveiled her new single Green Light earlier this year from her eagerly awaited upcoming second album Melodrama, due out next month. In the accompanying video Lorde, real name Ella […]

Kelly Clarkson tapped for American Idol judging role – report

Kelly Clarkson is reportedly top choice to join the new judging line-up for ABC’s American Idol reboot. It was recently announced that Idol, which ended its 15-season run on Fox in 2016, will return to TV screens on ABC for the 2017/2018 season. The Because of You singer launched her career on the show created […]

Katy Perry’s new album reflects mature outlook on life

Katy Perry's latest music reflects her new-found maturity. The 32-year-old singer is currently gearing up for the release of her record Brave, which marks her fifth studio album. Speaking about the themes of Brave, Katy has shared that her latest offering embraces a new phase in her life and a fresh outlook. "I left my […]

Snoop Dogg planning music festival in Mississippi

Rapper Snoop Dogg is interested in holding a festival in his father’s home state of Mississippi. The hip-hop star stopped in Magnolia, Mississippi over the weekend to meet with the city’s mayor Anthony Witherspoon and to hold a discussion about the feasibility of a hosting a new music festival, tentatively titled Snoop Fest. “We always […]

Katy Perry doesn’t ‘call out’ Taylor Swift on new album

Katy Perry has denied claims she addresses her feud with Taylor Swift on new album Brave, insisting the record doesn't "call out any one person". The Chained to the Rhythm star and Shake It Off singer have long been at the center of feuding rumors, with many fans assuming that Taylor's track Bad Blood was […]

Jennifer Lopez was ‘nervous’ to go public with Alex Rodriguez romance

Jennifer Lopez and her new boyfriend Alex Rodriguez were “a little bit nervous” about making their red carpet debut as a couple at New York City’s prestigious Met Gala. The On The Floor hitmaker began dating former New York Yankees baseball ace Alex in March, and they made their new relationship official by attending the […]

Ed Sheeran: ‘Copying Eminem cured my stammer’

Ed Sheeran cured his childhood stammer by rapping to Eminem songs. The 26-year-old musician revealed on U.K. radio show Desert Island Discs that he suffered from a debilitating speech impediment as a child. But when he was nine, Ed cured himself by rapping along to explicit song lyrics on Eminem's third album, The Marshall Mathers […]