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Spice Girls re-releasing greatest hits album as vinyl picture disc

UMe/Virgin EMI The Spice Girls are getting fans hyped for their reunion tour by re-releasing their greatest hits collection in a special limited-edition format. Spice Girls — The Greatest Hits is coming out as a vinyl picture disc on May 31, and only 2,5000 copies will be available.  It features smash hits such as “Wannabe,” […]

On "Good Morning America," Katy Perry talks wedding shoes & crazy Met Gala costumes

ABC NewsDuring her appearance Wednesday morning on ABC’s Good Morning America, Katy Perry was all about fashion, head to toe. First, the American Idol judge showed off the whimsical new line of shoes from her KP Collection, including scented sandals and a shoe that looks like a cheeseburger.  Then the talk turned to which shoes […]

Christina Perri celebrates foster families in video for "Tiny Victories"

Elektra RecordsChristina Perri is celebrating foster families in the video for her new track, “Tiny Victories.” The song was written for the HBO documentary Foster and the video includes scenes of the families and children featured in the film. Those scenes are interspersed with shots of Christina dressed in white and sitting at a white […]

'The Voice' recap: Team Blake cleans up as the top eight artists are announced

L-R: Carter Lloyd Horne, Dexter Roberts, Oliv Blu, Blake Shelton, Kim Cherry, Gyth Rigdon, and Andrew Sevener; Trae Patton/NBCOn Tuesday night’s The Voice, host Carson Daly revealed who among the 13 remaining artists will be moving on in the competition, based on America’s vote. Additionally, John Legend and Blake Shelton performed with their respective team […]

How a #2 hit from 1984 "inspired so much" of Dean Lewis' songwriting

Pamela Littky“Be Alright” singer Dean Lewis is a 31-year-old Australian guy, but he says one of the biggest songwriting influences is a song that came out three years before he was born, by the most American of artists: Bruce Springsteen. Dean says he got into Springsteen’s music “very late,” after reading the rock legend’s 2016 […]

Adam Lambert announces new single, “New Eyes,” coming next week

ABC/Rick RowellAdam Lambert is ready to usher in a new era of music. On Tuesday, he tweeted a smoldering new photo of himself, along with the caption, “A new era begins May 15th: My new single #NewEyes.” Back in February, Adam released the song “Feel Something,” along with a lengthy message to fans about emerging […]

Lance Bass celebrates 40th birthday with some boy band pals

Travis P Ball/Getty Images for SXSWLance Bass turned 40 on Saturday and his birthday bash guest list was a who’s who of boy bands from the ‘90s and early 2000s. People reports the celebration, held at Rocco’s WeHo in West Hollywood, was attended by Lance’s *NSYNC bandmate JC Chasez, Jeff Timmons from 98 Degrees and […]

Josh Groban raises $1.4 million for charity foundation with help from Sarah McLachlan

Brian Bowen SmithJosh Groban‘s Find Your Light Foundation works to help provide arts education to children nationwide, and this past weekend, he raised $1.4 million more for the cause. Josh’s fourth annual Find Your Light Gala, held in Half Moon Bay, CA, featured performances from Sarah McLachlan and Ben Folds, as well as from Josh […]

Madonna adds more LA and NYC shows to Madame X theater tour

Live Nation/Interscope Records/Maverick Madonna just announced her new Madame X tour tour yesterday, but the response has been so overwhelming that she’s already added a slew of new dates. From now through Friday, May 10 at 11:59 p.m. ET, you can request tickets for the originally announced shows in New York and Los Angeles, as […]

Taylor Swift says you won't fully understand the "ME!" video until her next tour

TAS Rights ManagementIf you think you’ve discovered most of the Easter eggs in Taylor Swift’s over-the-top video for “ME!”, believe us, you have no idea how sneaky she truly is.  It turns out there are things in there that fans won’t truly understand for months. Speaking to London’s Capital FM, Taylor explained that the hints […]

'The Voice' recap: The top 13 artists perform

Oliv Blu performs;Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo BankMonday night kicked off “fan week” on The Voice, with the top 13 artists competing for America’s vote by performing songs chosen by fans. Each artist was advised by their respective coaches Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton. Here are the highlights of Monday night’s show. Team […]

"Someone cuddle me while I cry": Pink reacts to landing third-straight #1 album

RCA Records Each night on tour, Pink flies over her fans’ heads, but now she’s just flying, following the news that she’s scored her third straight #1 album. The singer’s new release, Hurts 2B Human, has debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 album chart, with 115,000 units sold.  Her 2017 album, Beautiful Trauma, […]

"Rocketman" star has read Elton John's memoir, says it's "incredibly brave and honest"

Taron Egerton as Elton John in “Rocketman” from Paramount PicturesIf you think you’ll know everything there is to know about Elton John after you see his upcoming biopic Rocketman, think again. The legendary star is also releasing a memoir this October called Me, and according to Taron Egerton, who plays Elton in Rocketman, it goes […]

Adele throws 31st birthday party at "Godfather" mansion

Morne de Klerk/Getty ImagesAdele sure knows how to throw a party. The singer reportedly rented out the Beverly House, where parts of The Godfather were filmed, to celebrate her 31st birthday on Sunday. David Ward, the stepfather of Leonardo DiCaprio, posted on Instagram that he’d attended the bash. In his caption, he wrote, “Celebrated Adele’s […]

Madonna: "There are no living role models for me"

Mert Alas & Marcus PiggottWhile Madonna has inspired several generations of women and girls, she says there’s nobody currently around today to whom she can look at for inspiration.  Why?  Because, she says, there’s nobody remotely like her. Speaking to British Vogue for a new cover story, the Queen of Pop explains, “There are no […]

Katy Perry to appear live on QVC May 9

ABC/Craig SjodinKaty Perry will take a break from her American Idol duties to promote her signature line of footwear on QVC. The star will appear live on the channel May 9 from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET, as part of the channel’s Day of Stars lineup.  There will be a live audience during her […]

Taylor Swift's "ME!" can't cross "Old Town Road," but still makes history at #2

UMG/RepublicYou can take your horse to the “Old Town Road,” but you can’t make it step aside for Taylor Swift. Taylor’s new single “ME!” has jumped from last week’s #100 position to #2 on the Billboard Hot 100.  It was denied the top spot by Lil Nas X‘s viral hit “Old Town Road” featuring Billy […]

Kelly Clarkson: Recovering from surgery "super duper sucks"

Christopher Polk/NBCKelly Clarkson may have been able to push through the pain Wednesday night at the Billboard Music Awards before being rushed to the hospital for an appendectomy, but the recovery from her surgery isn’t something she can handle easily. On Sunday night, she tweeted, “Quick recap… recovering after surgery super duper sucks. Turns out […]

Madonna bringing "Madame X" to theaters for "intimate" concert experiences

Live Nation/Interscope Records/Maverick After a string of record-breaking stadium tours, Madonna is looking to give her fans a more up-close and personal experience this time around. The Queen of Pop will promote her upcoming album Madame X with a series of “rare and intimate performances” in theaters, including a date at the The Colosseum at […]

Did Adele just tease a new album?

Gareth Cattermole/Getty ImagesIt’s been rough going for Adele lately, especially with the announcement two weeks ago of her split from her husband, Simon Konecki.  But Adele’s vowing not to let things get her down — and may have also just teased a new album in the process.    “This is 31…thank f****** god,” Adele posted […]

'American Idol' recap: Judges save Laci as Jeremiah goes home; final five is set

“American Idol’s” final five, L-R: Laine Hardy, Alejandro Aranda, Wade Cota, Madison VanDenburg, Laci Kaye Booth; ABC/Eric McCandlessAmerican Idol‘s Final Five is now set. On Sunday night’s show, the remaining six contestants performed two songs each: one that was performed at the 1969 music festival Woodstock, which is marking its 50th anniversary this year, and […]

Shawn Mendes may be in an SNL skit; plans to go for acting "100%"

Rosalind O’Connor/NBCShawn Mendes is the musical guest on this weekend’s Saturday Night Live, and he may also appear in a comedy skit. In fact, he says the whole experience is reinforcing the idea that he should be an actor as well as a musician. Speaking to Beats One’s Zane Lowe from the SNL dressing room, […]

Hey now: Smash Mouth celebrates an “All-Star” milestone on Saturday

Annamaria DiSanto/WireImageThe years start coming and they don’t stop coming: On Saturday, Smash Mouth will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their 1999 hit “All Star.” Love it or hate it, the tune still earns impressive views on YouTube thanks to various memes and parodies over the years. The official music video has earned over 218 […]