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Adele Wins 5 Grammys, Including Top Album, Record, Song

Adele Wins 5 Grammys, Including Top Album, Record, Song

Adele is once again the big winner at the Grammy Awards after taking home five top trophies, including album, song and record of the year.  The “Hello” singer beat Beyonce in the three major categories with her comeback album “25” earning Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album honors, and her single “Hello”…

Selena Gomez Talks Difficult Times, States Disdain For Social Media

Selena Gomez Talks Difficult Times, States Disdain For Social Media

Selena Gomez is speaking out about going through trying times and her disdain for social media. Gomez, who served as executive producer of the upcoming Netflix series “13 Reasons Why,” told reporters yesterday she was “going through a very difficult time” when production started.She also said she “can’t stand social media,” having recently stepped back…

Trolls Trigger Tirade Over Lady Gaga Tummy

Trolls Trigger Tirade Over Lady Gaga Tummy

Lady Gaga is firing back at critics who think her gut isn’t glamorous.  The 30-year-old singer showed a bare midriff during Sunday’s Super Bowl Halftime Show and that’s spawned some nasty comments on social media.  One person tweeted that Lady Gaga had a beer gut while another said the singer should have been in the…

Nicki Minaj Tops Taylor Swift With New Chart Milestone

Nicki Minaj Tops Taylor Swift With New Chart Milestone

Nicki Minaj is celebrating a milestone accomplishment on the “Billboard” Hot 100 singles chart. The Queens rapper has broken a tie with Taylor Swift for the second most chart appearances among women with the number 66 debut of Major Lazer’s “Run Up” on which she’s featured. Minaj now has 71 entries on the chart, one…

Lady Gaga Music Sales Soar Following Super Bowl Halftime Performance

Lady Gaga Music Sales Soar Following Super Bowl Halftime Performance

Lady Gaga is enjoying a huge spike in music sales following her Super Bowl halftime performance.  Based on initial sales reports collected for Sunday, the “Million Reasons” singer sold about 150-thousand digital albums and songs in the U.S. alone.  The surge amounts ti an increase of over one-thousand percent compared to the previous day.  In…

Katy Perry Confirmed To Perform At Grammy Awards

Katy Perry Confirmed To Perform At Grammy Awards

Katy Perry is the latest superstar confirmed to perform at the 2017 Grammy Awards ceremony is Los Angeles. The Recording Academy announced Perry’s participation at the February 12th event on Twitter yesterday, which Perry later confirmed. Perry joins a stellar lineup of previously announced performers that includes Beyonce, Adele, The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Daft Punk,…

Lady Gaga Stars In Patriotic Super Bowl Halftime Performance, Announces Tour

Lady Gaga Stars In Patriotic Super Bowl Halftime Performance, Announces Tour

Lady Gaga is a hit with her patriotic and powerful Super Bowl 51 halftime performance. The pop star started her show levitating over Houston’s NRG Stadium yesterday, then sang “This Land Is Your Land” and recited a portion of the Pledge of Allegiance.” The rest of the performance featured a medley of surefire Gaga hits,…

Pop Stars Pop Up In Super Bowl 51 Commercials

Pop Stars Pop Up In Super Bowl 51 Commercials

At least two pop stars are featured in Super Bowl 51 commercials.  Justin Timberlake starred in a commercial for the antioxidant infused drink brand Bai, which sampled a section of the *NSYNC track “Bye Bye Bye.”  Meanwhile, T-Mobile tapped a tuxedo-clad Justin Bieber to portray a “celebration expert” and tout their unlimited data plan.  Finally,…

Taylor Swift Performs 17-Song Pre-Super Bowl Set

Taylor Swift Performs 17-Song Pre-Super Bowl Set

Football fans are still talking about the action on and off the field at Super Bowl 51 in Houston.  Taylor Swift kicked off Super Bowl eve with a 17-song set inside a custom-built mega-club in Houston which included her singing “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” for the first time live.  Another live debut was “Better…

Beyonce Confirmed To Perform At 2017 Grammys

Beyonce Confirmed To Perform At 2017 Grammys

Beyonce is set to perform at the 2017 Grammy Awards ceremony on February 12th in Los Angeles.  According to “Entertainment Tonight,” which first reported the upcoming performance, the “Formation” singer was seen rehearsing for the award show with her dancers in Los Angeles.  Beyonce is the leading nominee at the show with nine nods.  Yesterday’s…

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