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Ellen DeGeneres Wants John Mayer To Be ‘The Bachelor’

Ellen DeGeneres Wants John Mayer To Be 'The Bachelor'

Ellen DeGeneres is campaigning for John Mayer to be cast on “The Bachelor.”  While plugging his new EP “The Search for Everything – Wave Two” on “Ellen” last Friday, Mayer said if he was to be on the reality dating show “it would be one of the lowest rated shows.”  Mayer did admit that he…

Nicki Minaj Apparel Line Discontinued At Kmart

Nicki Minaj Apparel Line Discontinued At Kmart

Nicki Minaj fans hoping to buy something from her apparel line at Kmart are now out of luck.  A representative for the retailer announced over the weekend that the rapper’s collection has been discontinued following a three-year partnership.  A search on Kmart’s website shows that almost all of the current merchandise in Minaj’s collection is…

Beyonce Cancels Co-Headlining Spot For Coachella

Beyonce Cancels Co-Headlining Spot For Coachella

Beyonce is canceling his co-headlining spot for this year’s Coachella festival due to being pregnant with twins.  The superstar was slated to headline the back-to-back weekend festival along with Kendrick Lamar and Radiohead, but announced yesterday she’ll have to push back her performance to 2018.  News of her dropping out immediately caused tickets prices on…

Rihanna To Receive Award From Harvard University

Rihanna To Receive Award From Harvard University

Rihanna is set to receive the 2017 Harvard University Humanitarian of the Year award.  The honor is in recognition of her charitable work with her own Clara and Lionel Foundation Scholarship Program and her support of the Global Partnership for Education and the Global Citizen Project.  The singer-actress-designer-philanthropist will pick up the coveted prize on…

Katy Perry Debuts Futuristic Video For ‘Chained To The Rhythm’

Katy Perry Debuts Futuristic Video For 'Chained To The Rhythm'

Katy Perry is debuting her video for her latest single “Chained to the Rhythm.”  Released yesterday, the clip is set in the futuristic Oblivia amusement park and finds Perry wearing space age Judy Jetson-type metallic dress and pink hair.  The video features some thinly-veiled references to the current political climate, including a scene with a…

OneRepublic Tapped To Headline 2017 Honda Civic Tour

OneRepublic Tapped To Headline 2017 Honda Civic Tour

OneRepublic is being asked to take the wheel and headline the 2017 Honda Civic Tour.  The 16th edition of the nationwide tour gets underway July 7th in Kansas City and runs through September 12th in The Woodlands, Texas.  Special guests Fitz and the Tantrums and James Arthur will also be along for the ride.  This…

The Chainsmokers Open Up About New Album

The Chainsmokers Open Up About New Album

The Chainsmokers are opening up about their forthcoming new album.  Answering fan questions on Twitter yesterday, the duo revealed that their upcoming album “Memories: Do Not Open” will feature all new music, including the lead single “Paris.”  The guys also told fans its a concept album and features their favorite recording so far.  Finally, the…

Maroon 5 Giving Fans Opportunity To Be In ‘Cold’ Video

Maroon 5 Giving Fans Opportunity To Be In 'Cold' Video

Maroon 5 is giving fans an opportunity to be in the video for its new single “Cold.” The band has joined forces with Boston company Vivoom, whose shared media platform allows fans to insert themselves into the clip for up to 15 seconds. The top two fans with the highest number of views will win,…

Ed Sheeran Used In Super Bowl Charity Tickets Scam

Ed Sheeran Used In Super Bowl Charity Tickets Scam

Police are investigating a case in which a scammer pretended to be Ed Sheeran’s manager in order to score four Super Bowl tickets. TMZ reports a scammer contacted The Giving Back Fund charity promising Sheeran would perform at the nonprofit’s pre-Super Bowl party in exchange for four VIP tickets valued at about 50-thousand dollars.  The…

Adele Tops Top 5 Grammy Moments On Facebook

Adele Tops Top 5 Grammy Moments On Facebook

Adele is the queen of the 2017 Grammy Awards with five wins, and tops the most-talked about Grammy moments on Facebook as well. According to the social media site, “Adele wins Record of the Year for ‘Hello’ and Album of the Year for ’25′” was the most-talked about topic on Grammy night. Rounding out the…

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