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Colbie Caillat excited to sing for "the cutest person ever" on Monday

Patrick TracyAs a solo artist, Colbie Caillat appeared on Live with Kelly — the chat show starring Kelly Ripa and various co-hosts — many times.  Monday, she and her new band, Gone West, will be making their daytime TV debut on the current version of Ripa’s show, Live with Kelly and Ryan, and Colbie couldn’t […]

A great Xperience: Christina Aguilera's Las Vegas show is officially a hit

Denise Truscello/Getty ImagesChristina Aguilera is the latest refugee from the millennium teen pop craze to hit it big in Las Vegas. Following Britney Spears and The Backstreet Boys‘ successes in Sin City, Christina’s new residency show, THE XPERIENCE, ended its first leg of eight performances with a $4 million gross and nearly 25,000 tickets sold, […]

Listen to Ed Sheeran sing with Alexa…yes, *that* Alexa

MarK SurridgeNot content to sing with more than 20 different artists on his new album No. 6 Collaborations, Ed Sheeran has now teamed up with a robot. Well, sort of. He’s created a remix of his current hit, “I Don’t Care,” and instead of Justin Bieber, he’s singing with Alexa.  Yes, the voice of Amazon’s […]

The Backstreet Boys' Howie Dorough releases kids' album, "Which One Am I?"

Luke Fontana The Backstreet Boys kick off the North American leg of their DNA tour in Washington, D.C., Friday, but the group’s Howie Dorough has another reason to celebrate: He’s releasing his first children’s album, Which One Am I?  Howie says he got the idea for the album about five years ago, when he was […]

Listen to Elton John's new "Lion King" soundtrack song "Never Too Late"

Walt Disney RecordsThe soundtrack to the new CGI version of Disney’s The Lion King was released digitally today, and with it comes a brand-new Elton John song, “Never Too Late,” which you can check out now on YouTube. The upbeat track, which will be heard as the movie’s end credits roll, also features African vocal […]

Don Henley to host, Billy Joel to perform at Walden Woods Project awards ceremony

Michael Loccisano/Getty ImagesDon Henley has tapped his friend Billy Joel to join him for a special event in Boston in September. Back in the 1990s, Henley founded the Walden Woods Project, a charity dedicating to preserving the “the land, literature and legacy of Henry David Thoreau.” Thoreau was a writer and philosopher whose influential 1854 […]

Lady Gaga says she created her new makeup line to "make my mom proud"

ABC/Rick RowellIn announcing her new makeup line, Lady Gaga released a statement about how, as a kid, she was inspired by watching her mother put on makeup. Now, she tells Allure that she wanted to create her makeup line from scratch, rather than partnering with an existing brand, so she could “make my mom proud.” […]

Taylor Swift delivers with Amazon Prime Day live streaming concert

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for AmazonWe don’t know how much Amazon paid Taylor Swift to headline Wednesday night’s Prime Day concert, but safe to say they got their money’s worth. Swift delivered a typically polished performance for Amazon Prime members, who watched it live stream from New York City — a first-of-its-kind event for Amazon to […]

Christina Aguilera will be honored as a "Disney Legend" next month at D23 Expo

MILAN ZRNICAs most Christina Aguilera fans know, she got her big break when she appeared on The All New Mickey Mouse Club on the Disney Channel, alongside future stars like Britney Spears, Ryan Gosling and Justin Timberlake.  Now, that childhood gig has helped earn her the title of “Disney Legend.” Christina will be one of […]

Play Lauv's new video game, starring his dog

Stefan KohliLauv has turned his beloved pooch into an online video game that you can play now. The game, Billy Meets World, was inspired by the game Flappy Bird, which was a massive hit in 2014.  The object is to help Lauv’s dog Billy navigate the world of Lauv’s video for his song “Drugs & […]

Ingrid Michaelson is a one-take trouper in "Missing You" video

Cabin 24Ingrid Michaelson has released a video for “Missing You,” her new Stranger Things-inspired single. In the clip, Ingrid stands on a revolving circular platform and performs choreography with a troupe of dancers, as the light changes to different colors. The entire video was shot in one take. “Missing You” is from Ingrid’s new album […]

Ed Sheeran launching pop-up shops nationwide in conjunction with new album

Mark SurridgeEd Sheeran is gifting fans with much more than new music and videos. On Friday, the singer is opening up a series of pop-up stores across the U.S. and worldwide, which will feature exclusive merchandise, as well as limited-edition collaborations with the streetwear brands Kid Super, Chinatown Market and Rhude. The U.S. shops will […]

Taylor Swift tops "Forbes" Celebrity 100 as the top-earning star

Valheria RochaTaylor Swift‘s accountant probably won’t be calming down any time soon: She’s just topped Forbes’ annual Celebrity 100 list of the highest-paid stars. According to the publication, Taylor raked in pretax income of $185 million over the past year, which marks her biggest haul yet. That’s up 131% from 2018, when she earned $80 […]

Sam Smith's new single "How Do You Sleep" coming July 19

Mike Marsland/WireImageAfter a mysterious post on social media advertising something called the “No Sleep Club” — complete with a phone number that offers you a sleep analysis if you call it —  Sam Smith has announced that he’s releasing a new single.  It’s called “How Do You Sleep” and it’ll be out July 19. A […]

Lady Gaga's beauty line to launch exclusively on Amazon: "This is about liberation”

Lester Cohen/WireImageOn Tuesday, Lady Gaga officially announced her new beauty line, Haus Laboratories, but now we’ve got more information about it — including the fact that it’ll be the first major beauty line to launch exclusively on Amazon. The Business of Fashion reports that in September, Amazon will start selling Haus’ first product — a […]

Lady Gaga officially introduces her new beauty brand: "We want you to love yourself"

ABC/Rick RowellAfter months of speculation, it’s official: Lady Gaga is launching her own beauty brand.  She debuted her new venture with an Instagram video laying out her vision for Haus Laboratories. Over pulsing music and a montage of images of herself, as well as gorgeously glam faces of all races and genders, Gaga says, “The […]

"Let's Go!" to Vegas: Shania's using her exclusive Sin City meet-and-greets to help kids

Denise TruscelloIf you want to meet Shania Twain during her new Let’s Go! residency at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, you’ll only have four chances — and the premium you pay will go to help the superstar’s Shania Kids Can program. Shania will only do a meet-and-greet and pose for photos at the final show during each […]