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Albums by Adele, Ed Sheeran among best-sellers of the 21st century

XL Recordings/Columbia RecordsYou probably know that Adele and Ed Sheeran‘s albums have sold millions worldwide, but now the U.K.’s Official Charts Company has officially declared them among the best-selling releases of the entire 21st century. The Official Charts Company compiled a list of the U.K.’s 40 biggest studio albums released since January 1, 2000, based […]

Celine Dion reveals 'Courage' track list: 20 songs in all

Columbia RecordsCeline Dion hasn’t released a new English-language album since 2013’s Loved Me Back to Life, so it’s no wonder that her upcoming project, Courage, is packed full of songs. Celine revealed the track list for Courage on Instagram and it includes 16 songs in all, plus four additional songs on the Deluxe edition.  Four […]

Elton John calls the new 'Lion King' movie "a huge disappointment"

DisneyElton John co-wrote all the songs for the original animated version of The Lion King, and even won an Oscar for one of them, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.”  But Elton says he really wasn’t a fan of the new CGI version of The Lion King that came out earlier this year, because he […]

Justin Bieber is now number one on the country chart, thanks to Dan + Shay

Catherine PowellJustin Bieber has two people to thank for his first number-one country hit. Justin teamed up with crossover country duo Dan + Shay for the romantic track “10,000 Hours,” and now the track has blasted from number 40 to number one on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart, which measures airplay, streaming and sales.  Hot […]

New Katy Perry song "Harleys in Hawaii" is coming this week

ABC NewsEver since she mentioned its existence in an interview, Katy Perry fans have been clamoring for her to release a new song called “Harleys in Hawaii.”  Now we finally know when we’ll be able to hear it. Katy tweeted that the song is arriving Wednesday, and included a picture of herself in a retro […]

Taylor Swift's "jinx" banner at Staples Center to be covered for LA Kings games

Getty Images For dcp via ABC/Emma McIntyre/AMA2018Being connected to Taylor Swift in any way is usually a big plus, but fans of the L.A. Kings hockey team don’t see it that way. The Los Angeles Times reports that the team has covered a banner that hangs from the rafters of the Staples Center celebrating Taylor’s […]

Elton John: "I don't have a clue" what I'll do after farewell tour ends

Ben Gibson/Rocket EntertainmentElton John has made it quite clear that his current Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour will be his last ever large-scale tour.   So, what will the 72-year-old legend do with all his free time once he finally comes off the road?  He says he has no idea. In an article in the U.K. paper […]

"Let It Go" to the ball: Idina Menzel may play Camila Cabello's stepmom in 'Cinderella'

ABC/Adam TaylorFollowing the news that Camila Cabello will star in a new movie musical version of Cinderella, Deadline reports that Queen Elsa herself may play her stepmom. Idina Menzel is in talks to star as Evelyn, Cinderella’s evil stepmother, in the film, which is set to open February 5, 2021.  The retelling of the classic fairytale […]

Elton John says his "sociopath" mother told him she loved him, but didn't like him

CBS Sunday MorningElton John‘s autobiography ME is coming out on Tuesday, and this weekend, you can watch him discuss it in an interview on CBS Sunday Morning.  One topic he discusses his difficult relationship with his late mother, Sheila. In his book, Elton refers to his mom as “the Cecil B. DeMille of bad moods,” […]

Lionel Richie, Bonnie Tyler, Susan Boyle to sing in the Vatican in support of the Amazon

ABC/Craig SjodinA concert taking place in December has the blessing of the Pope himself. Lionel Richie, Bonnie “Total Eclipse of the Heart” Tyler and Susan Boyle are among the stars performing in the Vatican on December 14 as part of a Christmas concert organized by the Congregation for Catholic Education.  Italian singers will also take […]

Katy Perry appealing "Dark Horse" decision

Capitol RecordsFollowing a court case that resulted in Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record company being ordered to pay nearly $3 million to a rapper in a copyright dispute over her hit “Dark Horse,” Katy and her team have now asked to appeal the verdict. As you may recall, Christian rapper Marcus Gray won […]

Taylor Swift: Cat lady and 'Game of Thrones' nerd

Walt Disney Television/Paula LoboTaylor Swift has once again proven that not only is she pop’s leading cat lady, she’s also a die-hard Game of Thrones nerd to boot. Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness posted a few photos of Taylor with one of his new cats, Genivieve, and captioned them, “Aunt Taylor came to meet […]

Elton John recalls telling Tina Turner to "stick her song up her a**"

Courtesy Henry HoltEven after Elton John got sober, he was stil prone to bad behavior, as he demonstrates in another excerpt from his juicy memoir ME, published in the U.K.’s Daily Mail. Elton recalls that in 1997, he and Tina Turner were planning a joint tour, but things started badly.  Elton claims Tina called him […]

Michael Jackson-inspired musical to start previews July 6 on Broadway

Courtesy: MJ The MusicalA Broadway musical inspired by Michael Jackson‘s life and music has a new name, and an opening date. Previously known as Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, the show will now be called, simply, MJ The Musical.  Preview performances start at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre on July 6, 2020, with the official […]

The Jonas Brothers are brewing up a special batch of Coors Light

Coors Brewing CompanyThe Jonas Brothers like their booze. First, Nick Jonas launched his own brand of tequila. Now, Nick, Joe and Kevin are unveiling a special batch of beer that they helped brew. The limited edition Coors Light will feature a custom label inspired by the Jonas Brothers’ album art and will be available for […]

Watch Katy Perry wipe out on roller skates while singing Whitney Houston

ABC/Eliza MorseKaty Perry is certainly having a good time during the American Idol audition rounds. On her Instagram, the singer posted video of herself and fellow judge Luke Bryan zooming around the location where they’re holding auditions on roller skates. In one video, Katy, decked out in silver sequins from head to toe, skates into […]

Diana Ross to perform at UK's Glastonbury Festival 2020: “This is a dream come true”

ABC/Image Group LADiana Ross has been confirmed to perform at the Glastonbury Festival 2020, and the former lead singer of The Supremes is ecstatic about appearing at the prestigious British music festival next summer. “This is a dream come true,” Diana commented on Instagram, along with a video of her singing her 1985  hit, “Chain Reaction.” “To all the fans across […]

Gingers unite! Ed Sheeran and Prince Harry team up for World Mental Health Day

Mark SurridgeAs they teased Wednesday, Ed Sheeran and Prince Harry have teamed up to raise awareness for World Mental Health Day. In a video posted to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Instagram page, Ed pops by Harry’s house, where he mistakenly thinks they’re teaming up to raise awareness about the plight of people with […]

Demi Lovato mourns friend's death — calls addiction a "terrible disease"

ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) — Demi Lovato is heartbroken.  Her friend Thomas passed away on Tuesday from a suspected overdose. Lovato, who struggled with substance abuse in the past, posted a heartfelt tribute on her Instagram Stories on Wednesday. “Please hold your loved ones tight. Tell them they are special and that you love them,” she begs in her Instagram Story, […]

Josh Groban admits he sings in his sleep — and records it

David M. Russell | Walt Disney DTCIJosh Groban is such a pro that he even sings in his sleep. During a guest hosting gig on Live with Kelly and Ryan Wednesday, the singer admitted he talks and sings while he’s sleeping and uses an app to record himself. “I have a sleep talk app…and it clicks […]