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Country music star Mel Tillis dies

Country music star Mel Tillis dies

(CNN)Country music legend Mel Tillis died early Sunday morning, according to a statement from his publicist. He was 85. Tillis died at the Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida, after battling intestinal issues since 2016, said spokesman Don …

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AMAs 2017 list of winners

AMAs 2017 list of winners

Tracee Ellis Ross hosted the 2017 American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night. Performers included Demi Lovato, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Selena Gomez, Hailee Steinfeld and more. Early in the night, Urban snagged three awards …

Weinstein Co. bidder Maria Contreras-Sweet, former Obama official, wants all-female board

Weinstein Co. bidder Maria Contreras-Sweet, former Obama official, wants all-female board

Maria Contreras-Sweet has a revolutionary idea for the Weinstein Company: no more men. Contreras-Sweet, who ran the small Business Administration for President Barack Obama from 2014 to 2017, has submitted the first official bid for the production company …

Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Jamie Foxx honor first responders at American Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Jamie Foxx honor first responders at American Music Awards

The most popular musicians chose instead to focus on others at the American Music Awards Sunday night. During the opening to the annual award show, Jamie Foxx honored first responders who “ran toward the danger.” “This year, we needed the power of …

Russell Simmons urged Terry Crews to give alleged assaulter ‘a pass’

Russell Simmons urged Terry Crews to give alleged assaulter ‘a pass’

Russell Simmons, who allegedly sexually assaulted a 17-year-old model in 1991, urged Terry Crews to forgive the agent who he says groped him. “Did he ever apologize? Give the agent a pass. Ask that he be reinstated,” Simmons said in an email to Crews …

Kelly Clarkson, P!nk Plan Opening Tribute for First Responders at 2017 AMAs

Kelly Clarkson, P!nk Plan Opening Tribute for First Responders at 2017 AMAs

Kelly Clarkson and P!nk will be honoring first responders everywhere during their opening performance at the American Music Awards … TMZ has learned. Sources tell us the 2 pop stars are planning a tribute for police officers, fire fighters, paramedics …

Meek Mill rival Drake says ‘Free Meek Mill’ at Melbourne concert

Meek Mill rival Drake says ‘Free Meek Mill’ at Melbourne concert

Despite a highly publicized feud between the rappers that’s lasted for over two years, the Canadian MC offered words of support for Mill, 30, at a Melbourne concert. “I see you got the ‘Free Meek Mill’ t-shirt on,” Drake said to a fan in the crowd.

Olivia Munn and Will Forte Party Together After HBO's Night of Too Many Stars

Olivia Munn and Will Forte Party Together After HBO’s Night of Too Many Stars

Olivia Munn and Will Forte had themselves a fun night on Saturday. Early in the evening, the X-Men actress and SNL alum attended HBO’s Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs event. They walked the carpet and posed for photos together.

Model accuses Russell Simmons of sexually assaulting her while Brett Ratner allegedly watched

Model accuses Russell Simmons of sexually assaulting her while Brett Ratner allegedly watched

Keri Claussen Khalighi said the scary casting-couch incident happened in 1991 in New York when she and Ratner were at Simmons’ New York home to allegedly watch a music video the men had been doing, according to the Los Angeles Times. That’s when …

Rapper Post Malone plans to do ‘cowboy s--t’ at his $3M apocalypse shelter in Utah

Rapper Post Malone plans to do ‘cowboy s–t’ at his $3M apocalypse shelter in Utah

Post Malone is making post-apocalyptic plans. The “White Iverson” rapper told the H3 podcast about his intention to build an apocalypse shelter due to his feeling of “impending doom” in the world. “I’m just buying a place out in the sticks …

Kendra Wilkinson Out Of The Hospital After Terrifying Health Scare: The Pain Was ‘So Bad’

Kendra Wilkinson Out Of The Hospital After Terrifying Health Scare: The Pain Was ‘So Bad’

Thank goodness – Kendra Wilkinson is all right. The ‘Girls Next Door’ star gave fans quite a scare when she was rushed to the hospital for some severe pain and we have EXCLUSIVE details as to what put her in the emergency room. So, what exactly happened?

Ashanti calls out money-tossing fans at concert, says she's 'not a stripper'

Ashanti calls out money-tossing fans at concert, says she’s ‘not a stripper’

Note to fans - do not confuse Ashanti for a stripper. While putting on a show for fans in Hawaii, Ashanti stopped mid-song to slam a group of fans for throwing money at her while she performed a choreographed lap dance. “I’m gonna need you to stop throwing …

How Pixar Made Sure ‘Coco’ Was Culturally Conscious

How Pixar Made Sure ‘Coco’ Was Culturally Conscious

When the Pixar writer and director Lee Unkrich received the green light in 2011 to develop his follow-up to “Toy Story 3,” the best picture nominee that made his career, his initial excitement dissolved into fear. Mr. Unkrich, 50, hadn’t caught …

Country music star Mel Tillis dies

Country music star Mel Tillis dies

(CNN)Country music legend Mel Tillis died early Sunday morning, according to a statement from his publicist. He was 85. Tillis died at the Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida, after battling intestinal issues since 2016, said spokesman Don …

Mel Tillis, longtime country singer and songwriter, dead at 85

Mel Tillis, longtime country singer and songwriter, dead at 85

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. A spokesman for Tillis, Don Murry Grubbs, said Tillis …

Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg: TV's oddest couple

Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg: TV’s oddest couple

Any time two celebrity chefs get together, it’s fair to ask WHAT’S COOKING? Particularly when it’s the two celebrities our Tracy Smith found sharing a kitchen: They might be the oddest couple in television: lifestyle queen Martha Stewart and rapper Snoop Dogg.

Police investigating 22 alleged sex crimes tied to Hollywood, source says

Police investigating 22 alleged sex crimes tied to Hollywood, source says

A high-level Los Angeles Police Department source told ABC News that the department is currently investigating about 22 alleged sex crimes cases linked to Hollywood and the entertainment industry. The LAPD has also taken 28 “courtesy reports” of incidents …

Two voices tell a deeply human transgender story 'As One'

Two voices tell a deeply human transgender story ‘As One’

Various books, films and plays of recent years have dealt with the emotional and social stakes of coming out as a transgender individual in 21 st century America. But no opera addressed the difficult journey faced by those individuals until “As One …

Mel Tillis, legendary country singer and songwriter, dies at 85

Mel Tillis, legendary country singer and songwriter, dies at 85

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. A spokesman for Tillis, Don Murry Grubbs, said Tillis …

David Cassidy moved to ICU as condition worsens

David Cassidy moved to ICU as condition worsens

David Cassidy was moved to the ICU on Sunday as his condition began deteriorating, TMZ reported. Cassidy was suffering from organ failure and was in need of a kidney transplant when he was admitted to a Florida hospital earlier this week. Now, the former …

‘Call Me by Your Name’: A Love Story Fueled by Strangers’ Chemistry

‘Call Me by Your Name’: A Love Story Fueled by Strangers’ Chemistry

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — “You’ll be meeting in the man cave,” the publicist said, pushing open the door to the ground floor of a villa set in the lush gardens of the Sunset Marquis. Previous hotel guests have included members of Aerosmith, Guns N …

Russell Simmons allegedly coerced teen model into performing oral sex in 1991 as Brett Ratner watched

Russell Simmons allegedly coerced teen model into performing oral sex in 1991 as Brett Ratner watched

Russell Simmons coerced a teen model into performing oral sex on him in 1991 as his former protege, Brett Ratner, watched the encounter, according to a new report. Keri Claussen Khalighi claims that the encounter occurred in New York City after the then-17 …

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander Return to the Spotlight After Wedding

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander Return to the Spotlight After Wedding

Upton looked lovely in a strapless, shiny, asymmetrical metallic gunmetal top over a long black skirt. Verlander wore a gray suit. They had made their first public appearance since their wedding on Friday on NBC’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Colin Jost Tears Into ‘SNL’ Alum Al Franken Over Sexual Misconduct on Weekend Update (Video)

Colin Jost Tears Into ‘SNL’ Alum Al Franken Over Sexual Misconduct on Weekend Update (Video)

The 15 years Sen. Al Franken spent as an “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer didn’t protect him from criticism during Saturday’s edition of “Weekend Update.” “SNL” was criticized for saying nothing about Harvey Weinstein the weekend …

'All the Money in the World' Debuts New Posters with Christopher Plummer's Name Attached

’All the Money in the World’ Debuts New Posters with Christopher Plummer’s Name Attached

The upcoming movie All the Money in the World is moving full steam ahead without its former star Kevin Spacey amid his sexual assault and harassment scandal. Spacey is being replaced in the role of J. Paul Getty by Christopher Plummer and new posters have …

How 'Jersey Boys' came back to life, less than a year after closing

How ‘Jersey Boys’ came back to life, less than a year after closing

For more than a decade, the musical “Jersey Boys” thrilled Broadway audiences, while its touring company traversed the U.S. Open-ended productions opened in London and Las Vegas. Additional productions were mounted as far away as Australia and South Africa.

American Music Awards reflect year in pop music, where male acts dominated

American Music Awards reflect year in pop music, where male acts dominated

The performers at the 2017 American Music Awards are evenly split between men and women, but the nominees? Not so much. In categories like artist of the year and favorite pop/rock album, where men and women compete, no female acts are in contention.

Kerry Washington & 'Scandal' Cast Attend Vulture Festival After That Crazy Fall Finale!

Kerry Washington & ‘Scandal’ Cast Attend Vulture Festival After That Crazy Fall Finale!

Kerry Washington, Bellamy Young, and Tony Goldwyn hit the red carpet for the Scandal panel held during the Vulture Festival LA on Saturday (November 18) at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood. The actors were joined by co-stars Darby Stanchfield …

Eminem Sings a Medley of His Hit Songs for 'SNL' 2017 Performance (Video)

Eminem Sings a Medley of His Hit Songs for ‘SNL’$2 2017 Performance (Video)

Eminem blew everyone away with a powerhouse performance during his seventh appearance as musical guest on Saturday Night Live! The 45-year-old singer was joined by Skylar Grey for the medley performance on Saturday (November 18) in New York City.

David Cassidy suffers organ failure, remains hospitalized in critical condition

David Cassidy suffers organ failure, remains hospitalized in critical condition

Nov. 19 (UPI) –Former teen idol David Cassidy, best known for starring in the 1970s sitcom The Partridge Family, is hospitalized in critical condition. People magazine said the 67-year-old singer suffered organ failure and was placed in a medically …

Hailee Steinfeld & DJ Khaled Dress Up For Variety Hitmaker Awards 2017

Hailee Steinfeld & DJ Khaled Dress Up For Variety Hitmaker Awards 2017

Hailee Steinfeld and DJ Khaled put on their best while walking the red carpet at the 2017 Variety Hitmaker Awards on Saturday (November 18) in Los Angeles. “mocha chocolata ya ya @Variety #Hitmakers,” Sabrina tweeted about her outfit.

Kate Upton Sizzles In Plunging Velvet Gown On Date Night With Hubby Justin Verlander

Kate Upton Sizzles In Plunging Velvet Gown On Date Night With Hubby Justin Verlander

Lady in red! Kate Upton looked absolutely ravishing on her intimate date night with hubby Justin Verlander, flashing major cleavage in a curve-hugging velvet dress on Nov. 17. The newlyweds are totally smitten! Talk about wedded bliss! Kate Upton, 25, was …

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Guitarist and Co-Founder, Dead at 64

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Guitarist and Co-Founder, Dead at 64

Musician who co-founded Australian rock legends in 1973 with brother Angus Young dies following battle with dementia Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of AC/DC, died Saturday at the age of 64 after a battle with dementia. Credit: Martyn Goodacre …

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David Cassidy, “Partridge Family” star, hospitalized in Florida, representative says

NEW YORK – “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida. His publicist, JoAnn Geffen, told CBS News that Cassidy is “currently conscious and surrounded by family.” TMZ first reported that Cassidy had been hospitalized due to …

Frankie Falls in Love in a Frozen World in New 'Coping' Video!

Frankie Falls in Love in a Frozen World in New ‘Coping’ Video!

Frankie has dropped the music video for her new song “Coping” and it’s so cute! The video follows the 26-year-old singer arriving at a house party only to find everyone frozen in time in the backyard. While searching for someone who is awake, Frankie …

'Partridge Family' star David Cassidy in hospital with organ failure: spokeswoman

’Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy in hospital with organ failure: spokeswoman

“Partridge Family” star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida with multiple organ failure. Publicist JoAnn Geffen tells The Associated Press that Cassidy is in a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital with liver and kidney failure. She says he’s in a …

Taylor Swift's 'reputation' First Week Sales Numbers Are Here

Taylor Swift’s ‘reputation’ First Week Sales Numbers Are Here

Taylor Swift officially has not only the number one album of the week, but also the biggest album of 2017 after just one week. The figures for the 27-year-old singer’s first week of sales on reputation, her sixth studio album, are here. Taylor sold 1.28 …

What to expect from the 2017 American Music Awards

What to expect from the 2017 American Music Awards

The American Music Awards are perhaps best known for their musical performances, and according to this year’s host and producers, there’ll be no shortage of memorable, touching and even “insane” moments. The excitement will start right away, with Kelly …

Spike Lee's 'She’s Gotta Have It' hits Netflix at a time when we need empowered women

Spike Lee’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ hits Netflix at a time when we need empowered women

Spike Lee credits his wife with bringing “She’s Gotta Have It” to Netflix, where the new show based on his 1986 film of the same name debuts Nov. 23. Tonya Lewis Lee — a former attorney who co-executive produces the series with her husband …

Famous birthdays for Nov. 19: Adam Driver, Allison Janney

Famous birthdays for Nov. 19: Adam Driver, Allison Janney

Matthew Morrison, Whoopi Goldberg to star in Broadway benefit reading of ‘Damn Yankees’$2 13 hours ago ago Nov. 18 (UPI) – Matthew Morrison is to play the lead role of Joe Hardy in the Dec. 11 benefit concert reading of the classic musical “Damn Yankees” on …

Taylor Swift's Paparazzi Proofing Her Historic Beverly Hills Mansion

Taylor Swift’s Paparazzi Proofing Her Historic Beverly Hills Mansion

Taylor Swift’s literally putting up walls all around her, turning an historic landmark home into her own personal fortress that will be impenetrable to cameras – if all goes according to her plan. Taylor obtained permits to block visibility to her …

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