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How Katy Perry Relationship Influenced New John Mayer Album

How Katy Perry Relationship Influenced New John Mayer Album

John Mayer is opening up about how much his relationship with Katy Perry influenced music on his new album “The Search for Everything.”  In a recent interview with the “New York Times,” the “Still Feel Like Your Man” singer seemingly states the obvious, saying, “Who else would I be thinking about?”  He also confirmed that…

Beyonce Shocks Cancer Patient Fan With Facetime Cal

Beyonce Shocks Cancer Patient Fan With Facetime Cal

One young Beyonce fan is likely still pinching herself after receiving a Facetime call from her musical idol.  Ebony Banks, a senior at Alief Hastings High School in Houston, is battling stage four cancer and her friends launched a social-media campaign with the hashtag #EBOMEETBEYONCE in hopes of getting the superstar’s attention.  A few days…

Selena Gomez Says Netflix Series Subject Matter Hits Home

Selena Gomez Says Netflix Series Subject Matter Hits Home

Selena Gomez is executive producer of the upcoming Netflix series “Thirteen Reasons Why” and she says the subject matter of bullying hits home.  In a recent interview with the “New York Times,” the pop star said that she “knew what it meant to be bullied,” and that her mom “had a lot of history dealing…

Adele Wraps Australian Tour With Record-Shattering Weekend

Adele Wraps Australian Tour With Record-Shattering Weekend

Adele is proving over and over again why she is a worldwide superstar.  The British singer completed her tour of Australia over the weekend by shattering some venue attendance records.  The final stop on her five-city. eight-show trek took place at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium, where she set a new attendance record of well over 77-thousand…

Lady Gaga Not Playing Donatella Versace In ‘American Crime Story’

Lady Gaga Not Playing Donatella Versace In 'American Crime Story'

Lady Gaga is not going to play Donatella Versace in the third installment of “American Crime Story” on the FX network.  Despite earlier reports that suggested the “Million Reasons” singer would portray the fashion designer, producers yesterday revealed that Oscar-winning actress Penelope Cruz will star in the ten-episode series.  The next installment of the series…

Katy Perry Accepts Human Rights Campaign National Equality Award

Katy Perry Accepts Human Rights Campaign National Equality Award

Katy Perry is thanking her LGBTQ friends for informing her evolution from her strict conservative Christian upbringing to acceptance of equality for all. The pop star, who accepted the Human Rights Campaign National Equality Award over the weekend in Los Angeles, said, “There’s no other community that has done more to shape who I am…

Selena Gomez Talks Fans, Tours, Pressure In ‘Vogue’ Interview

Selena Gomez Talks Fans, Tours, Pressure In 'Vogue' Interview

Selena Gomez is tackling a number of topics in a new interview with “Vogue” magazine.  The singer-actress confesses that she had a tough time relating to her newer demographics of fans, saying hr disconnect from fans added yet another reason for self-doubt.  On concert tours, she revealed that being on the road was “a really…

Taylor Swift Files 9 Trademarks For The Word ‘Swifties’

Taylor Swift Files 9 Trademarks For The Word 'Swifties'

Taylor Swift fans and music industry people are all wondering whether the pop star is getting into the streaming music business. “TMZ” reports that over a period of two days last month, a Nashville-based company filed nine separate trademarks for the word “Swifties.” One of those trademarks covers a website featuring non-downloadable audio recordings and…

Demi Lovato Marks 5-Year Anniversary Of Sobriety

Demi Lovato Marks 5-Year Anniversary Of Sobriety

Demi Lovato is marking the five-year anniversary of her sobriety by documenting her journey on Instagram. The pop star posted a photo with a powerful message yesterday expressing her gratitude and pride for making it to the milestone anniversary. She captioned the photo by saying it’s been “quite the journey” and admitted that there had…

Lorde Responds To Critics Of Her Dancing On ‘SNL’

Lorde Responds To Critics Of Her Dancing On 'SNL'

Lorde is responding to critics of her dancing during her appearance on “Saturday Night Live.” The 20-year-old New Zealand pop star performed her two new singles, “Green Light” and “Liability,” over the weekend, leading some to suggest online that one of her liabilities could be her dance moves. In response, Lorde tweeted, “One day I…

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