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Pete Davidson confirms engagement to Ariana Grande

  • 9:44 am Thursday, June 21st, 2018 by djnailz

There’s been plenty of speculation about the relationship status of Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson. The two have publicly showed they’re indeed in a relationship with posts showing PDA at theme parks and more. Rumors about the couple moving in together have surfaced and there’s been rumors about an engagement…. IT’S TRUE! Finally Pete confirms that he is on the verge of making Ariana Mrs. Davidson while on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

XXXTentacion Broke Taylor Swift’s Single-Day Spotify Streaming Record

  • 9:15 am Thursday, June 21st, 2018 by Estee

XXTENTACION broke the single-day streaming record on Spotify on Tuesday, the day after his death.  His song“SAD!”racked up 10.4 million streams, which surpasses the record that Taylor Swift set last year, when “Look What You Made Me Do” got 10.1 million streams.

Speaking of XXXTentacion, it sounds like he was shot in the neck and died immediately, and the authorities believe it was a RANDOM attack.

Also, there was a candlelight vigil on Tuesday night in Los Angeles, but things got out of hand, and it turned into a riot.  Police had to use tear gas on the crowd.  And his ex-girlfriend [More]

Pete Davidson confirms Ariana Grande Engagement!

  • 9:12 am Thursday, June 21st, 2018 by Estee

On the “Tonight Show” last night, Pete Davidson joked that his landing Ariana Grande has given other dudes hope.  (Full Story)

Priest slaps child during baptism

  • 7:59 am Thursday, June 21st, 2018 by djnailz

This video is surfing around social media of this Priest who’s suppose to be conducting a baptism however his frustration gets the best of him. Watch what happens!

What would YOU ado if this was YOUR child?

A post shared by POWER 95.3 (@power953) on Jun 20, 2018 at 5:42pm PDT

A Michael Jackson Musical Is in Development

  • 7:14 am Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 by Estee

A musical based on Michael Jackson is in development, and it’s on track to make a Broadway premiere in 2020.

There aren’t many details . . . but it’s probably safe to assume that the production will focus on his music career, not the child sex abuse allegations.  Especially since his estate is involved.

His music WILL be included . . . but there isn’t any confirmation on what songs they’re using, or how they’ll be used.

Fran Drescher Is Threatening to Bring Back “The Nanny”

  • 7:01 am Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 by Estee

There’s a lot of annoying stuff happening in the world these days, and Fran Drescher apparently thinks we can tolerate MORE, because she’s threatening to bring back “The Nanny”.

She’s been talking about it for a while now, but in a new interview with “Entertainment Tonight”, she hinted that she’ll have some “big news” to reveal soon.

The whole interview was basically about “The Nanny”, and she said, quote, “Our [revival] would be the same characters 20 years later.  We can’t just pick up where we left off.  But in a way, that could be really good, because the show can have a whole fresh [More]

Cam Newton Lost His Cool at Some Hecklers at a High School Camp

  • 6:56 am Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 by Estee

Cam Newton lost his cool at some hecklers . . . during a HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CAMP in Florida.  And, of course, someone got video.

To be fair, the kids weren’t exactly respectful.  One of them said “Can I get a fumble?”, and another kid asked, “What happened in the Super Bowl?”

Those were references to the 2016 Super Bowl, which the Carolina Panthers lost to the Denver Broncos.  Cam was sacked six times and fumbled twice during that game.  One kid even asked him if he wished Broncos defender Von Miller a happy Father’s Day, which is a pretty sick burn.

Cam told [More]

“Black Panther” cleaned up at the “MTV Movie & TV Awards”

  • 6:56 am Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 by Estee

“MTV Movie & TV Awards” aired last night, and “Black Panther” cleaned up.  It won Best Movie, and Chadwick Boseman took home TWO individual awards, for Best Hero and Best Performance in a Movie.

Michael B. Jordan picked up the award for Best Villain.

Other winners included “It” for Best Onscreen Team, Millie Bobby Brown from “Stranger Things” for Best Performance in a Show, and Gal Gadot in “Wonder Woman” for Best Fight Scene.

Tiffany Haddish, the first black woman to host the show, also won Best Comedic Performance for “Girls’ Trip”.

Rapper XXXTentacion Was Shot Dead in Miami

  • 6:24 am Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 by Estee

Rapper XXXTENTACION was shot and killed in Miami yesterday.  He was leaving a motorcycle dealership in his car when two men approached, and at least one of them opened fire.  He was only 20 years old.  His real name was Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy.

The two men fled in an SUV, and there aren’t any suspects yet.  Police believe it may have been a robbery.

XXXTentacion began his rise to fame in 2015, when he uploaded the track “Look At Me!” to SoundCloud.  His album“?” debuted at #1 when it came out this past March.

But he was known as much for his legal issues as his music.  His rap [More]