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Grammys 2018: God bless this Lil Uzi Vert red carpet interview Grammys 2018: God bless this Lil Uzi Vert red carpet interview
- January 29, 2018

When she tried to press him for more details, he simply offered, "This is normal, this is my life, so it's like, whatever", prompting a hilariously befuddled "Uh huh, uh huh." from the E! host. "I gotta get everything", he said, finally displaying some enthusiasm. It's no wonder the 23-year-old was nominated for Best New Artist at the 2018 Grammy Awards . (more...)
Elton John's farewell tour coming to Fresno Elton John's farewell tour coming to Fresno
- January 29, 2018

Announcing the decision, Sir Elton said his "priorities have changed", adding that his two sons have changed his and David's lives. Bring on the emotions! Sir Elton John and his husband, David Furnish , opened up about retiring after the singer's upcoming farewell tour. (more...)
Grammy artists wear white roses for Time's Up Grammy artists wear white roses for Time's Up
- January 29, 2018

The flower-focused statement - first reported by Billboard - comes weeks after almost every star who went to the Golden Globes wore black to spread the same empowering message. "Lord knows there's a war to be won", she said . A group called the Voices in Entertainment, led by Meg Harkins of Roc Nation and Karen Rait of Interscope Records, is organizing the effort. (more...)
Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance
- January 29, 2018

Bono and the Edge joined him on stage, before being interrupted by Chappelle. Lamar follows close behind with seven and both are up for the top honours of record of the year and album of the year. Kendrick and Jay are also up for another honor in the rap field later this evening - best rap album, for DAMN . and 4:44, respectively - as well as album of the year and record of the year. (more...)
First Photos of Captain Marvel Features the Superhero in a Green Suit First Photos of Captain Marvel Features the Superhero in a Green Suit
- January 29, 2018

Danvers than offers up a hand shake with the thug reciprocating, but apparently getting literally shocked by the grip. For now, the proto-suit seems like the more realistic guess, but I'm still holding out that Marvel has some surprises in store for Captain Marvel's final look. (more...)
Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stake Increased by Edge Advisors LLC
- January 29, 2018

The stock increased 0.49% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $63.28. About 169,556 shares traded. (NYSE:HP) has risen 4.51% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. Bank of America declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, December 5th that permits the company to buyback $5.00 billion in outstanding shares. (more...)
Stars Wear White Roses On Grammys Red Carpet To Support Time's Up Stars Wear White Roses On Grammys Red Carpet To Support Time's Up
- January 29, 2018

Lady Gaga , nominated for best pop vocal album for "Joanne" showed up in a dramatic, Goth-inspired midnight black gown with a high Victorian collar and sparkling lace. And the men turned up in bright colors: mustard yellow, pink, maroon and deep red stood out from the basic black. Elton John didn't disappoint on that score in a geometric-pattern, blue, gold and red sparkler of a jacket, encrusted sunglasses to match. (more...)
Neetu Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor 'so very proud' of Deepika Padukone Neetu Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor 'so very proud' of Deepika Padukone
- January 29, 2018

And while the actress is getting congratulatory messages from everyone, she also received a special message from ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor's parents. "On Thursday, Rishi Kapoor was criticised by the Internet for posting an inappropriate tweet (which he later deleted) referencing " Padmaavat " anti-hero Ranveer Singh and Karan Johar's sexual preferences". (more...)
Grammys 2018: Lady Gaga flaunts nude ambition in VERY high-slit dress Grammys 2018: Lady Gaga flaunts nude ambition in VERY high-slit dress
- January 29, 2018

For her makeup, she rocked thick winged eyeliner that was made even more intense with a metallic glitter eyeshadow . Gaga is wearing an Armani Prive dress. Drawing the biggest names in the music world, the Grammys red carpet is basically a carnival of drama. "#GRAMMYs", Gaga tweeted along with photos of her colorful look on Saturday. (more...)
One of the world's oldest gorillas dies, aged 60 One of the world's oldest gorillas dies, aged 60
- January 29, 2018

Zoo officials did not disclose the cause of death to the media and a spokesperson was not immediately available. She was the "matriarch", they said, of five generations. "Sixty is a major ordeal in the gorilla world on the grounds that there are not very many gorillas anyplace close to that age", Peggy Sexton, lead creature manager at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park said. (more...)
Kendall Jenner Shaded Scott Disick and Sofia Richie on Instagram Kendall Jenner Shaded Scott Disick and Sofia Richie on Instagram
- January 29, 2018

Although most people were either annoyed or amused reading it, one question remained - why would Kendall be so vocal about her disapproval of Scott's relationship all of a sudden? They're an Instagram official, kissing-in-public, confirmed-relationship THING. (more...)
Joy Villa wears controversial pro-life gown on the Grammys red carpet Joy Villa wears controversial pro-life gown on the Grammys red carpet
- January 29, 2018

The 31-year-old singer has attended the 60th Grammy Awards in a pro-life dress with a foetus painted on the skirt. This is far from Villa's first conservative statement at the Grammys, as previous year she wore a blue Make America Great Again dress that featured Donald Trump's embellished along the back. (more...)
Carrie Fisher wins posthumous Grammy for Best Spoken Word Carrie Fisher wins posthumous Grammy for Best Spoken Word
- January 29, 2018

Since she passed away in 2016, Fisher has also been nominated for a posthumous Emmy for her guest role on Amazon's Catastrophe , but this Grammy win feels particularly meaningful. Also nominated in the Spoken Word category was Neil deGrasse Tyson , for “Astrophysics For People In A Hurry, ” Bruce Springsteen for “Born to Run, ” Shelly Peiken for “Confessions Of A Serial Songwriter, ” and Bernie Sanders and Mark Ruffalo for “Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In.”. (more...)
Why Isn¿t Lorde Performing at the Grammys? A Source Weighs In ¿ ¿ Variety Why Isn¿t Lorde Performing at the Grammys? A Source Weighs In ¿ ¿ Variety
- January 29, 2018

Lorde won't perform at the Grammys because she wasn't offered a solo slot, according to reports in the USA. TMZ reports the two-time Grammy award victor, who's the only female nominated for Album of the Year , felt insulted after only being offered the option to perform as part of the late Tom Petty tribute. (more...)
Play Aretha Franklin In A New Biopic Play Aretha Franklin In A New Biopic
- January 29, 2018

Harvey Mason Jr ., who has production credits on both Franklin's "You Keep Me Hangin' On" and Hudson's "I Still Love You", will reportedly serve as one of the film's co-producers. Franklin is listed in at least two all-time lists on Rolling Stone magazine, including THE 100 Greatest Artists of All Time; and THE 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. (more...)
Katie Holmes & Jamie Foxx Go (Very) Public at Clive Davis' Party Katie Holmes & Jamie Foxx Go (Very) Public at Clive Davis' Party
- January 29, 2018

The mother-of-one wore a floor-length red gown, with her hair in a chic blunt bob, while Jamie looked smart in a navy and black tuxedo. "This lady left the room when I was going to introduce her, she was sitting at that table right with Jamie Foxx and everyone else", Davis said. (more...)
'Walking Dead' star Andrew Lincoln trades zombies for Harry Potter 'Walking Dead' star Andrew Lincoln trades zombies for Harry Potter
- January 29, 2018

Leave the revolver, bring a broom: Andrew Lincoln lends his voice to " Quidditch Through the Ages ". Andrew Lincoln is to narrate the audio version of Quidditch Through the Ages , written by J.K. Quidditch Through the Ages will be Lincoln's first foray into the Harry Potter world, and he said in a statement that he's always wanted to get a chance to be part of it. (more...)
Cardi B performs at pre-Grammy event, celebrates nominations Cardi B performs at pre-Grammy event, celebrates nominations
- January 29, 2018

Cardi B is letting her competitors know that "it ain't safe" to be nominated against her! The 25-year-old performer celebrated her first pair of Grammy nominations at The Grill in New York City with a performance of her five hit songs, also giving the audience a dose of her humor and likable personality. (more...)
Jay-Z and Beyoncé Ruled Roc Nation's Pre-Grammy Brunch Jay-Z and Beyoncé Ruled Roc Nation's Pre-Grammy Brunch
- January 29, 2018

They switched it up later on in the night for the Clive Davis and Recording Academy Pre-GRAMMY Gala where Jay Z , who is nominated for 8 grammies this year was honoured. Jay-Z is on top of the music world this weekend as the leading Grammy nominee. As a tribute, Alicia Keys performed their duet, " Empire State of Mind ". (more...)
Leading HK activist banned from vote Leading HK activist banned from vote
- January 29, 2018

Senior government officials said she can not run in the election because her party advocates changing Hong Kong's administrative system by referendum, which they say is in violation of the territory's Basic Law, or mini-constitution. "Three years after the Umbrella Movement, in which tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong stood up for the right to universal suffrage, the Beijing and Hong Kong governments have redoubled efforts to undermine the already limited electoral rights ... (more...)