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The 21st Century’s Most Influential Musician Is . . . Rihanna

  • 9:31 am Thursday, August 16th, 2018 by Estee

If you had to name the 21st century’s most “influential” musician, who would you go with?

NPR says it’s RIhanna.

They say, “Rihanna shaped the texture and taste of the air by consistently doing what pop, at its very best, is supposed to do:  Taking disparate genres:  Rock, EDM, dancehall, trap and even dubstep . . . and turning them into something that makes sense to us, to everyone.

“If she’s not seen as taking musical risks, it’s only because so many of them PAID OFF.  Rihanna is the most important pop artist of the century because of these contributions to music . [More]

The Rock falls!

  • 6:56 pm Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 by djnailz

The Rock is one of the highest paid actors right now in Hollywood. Seems like there’s not a weekend you go to the movies and there is NOT a movie in theaters without him gracing the screen. Have you noticed how many times the Rocks falls in his movies? Check out this hilarious compilation of the Rock falling in all of his movies.

Matt Lauer agrees to multi-million dollar deal

  • 9:20 am Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 by Estee

Matt Lauer has got to pay up! Former ‘Today’ host who was accused of, and admitted to, acting sexually inappropriate in the workplace, has agreed to pay his soon to be ex wife $20 million.

Their split has been amicable, especially since the kids’ well-being is at stake. Haven’t they gone through enough?

What’s till up in the air is their $36 million estate. Who’s going to get that?!

Khloe Kardashian fires back at reports that she and Tristan Thompson are having relationship problems

  • 8:04 am Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 by Estee

Khloe Kardashian fires back at reports that she and Tristan Thompson are having relationship problems.

She was at Kylie Jenner’s birthday party which had different colored cups, each one meaning a different relationship status. For example, if you held the yellow cup you were “Single AF”, and if you were holding the green cup your relationship status was “It’s Complicated.”

Well, Khloe was holding the GREEN cup and the internet went wild.

Khloe is opening up telling the world that her relationship is A-Okay and there are ZERO issues between them. She also says it was “just a cup” and asked people to [More]

Police reported to the Rihanna’s home after an alarm system was triggered

  • 8:13 am Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 by Estee

Police reported to the Rihanna’s home after an alarm system was triggered… by accident.  in her hillside abode erroneously went off.

Insiders told the outlet that the Umbrella singer wasn’t home when the authorities arrived; and that they responded with a beefed-up presence due to Rihanna’s past problems with break-ins and stalkers.

Last May, police arrested a man who was charged with stalking, vandalism and burglary. Another guy said he wanted to meet her after writing her threatening letters.

Sam Smith made a mistake that is costing him a lot of fans. 

  • 8:09 am Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 by Estee

Whoops! Sam Smith made a mistake that is costing him a lot of fans.

A video surfaced of him saying he’s not a big Michael Jackson fan. People instantly jumped on social media to slam him and point out that his song “Writing’s on the Wall,” from the 2015 James Bond movie “Spectre,” sounded a lot like MJ’s “Earth Song.”

One of the many people angered by Smith’s comments was R&B legend, and former Jackson girlfriend, Stephanie Mills who tore into him on IG.

“Don’t come for MICHAEL JACKSON when you wish you have sold as many records and you wish you were [More]

Demi Lovato OD’ed on drug laced with same drug that killed Prince

  • 8:00 am Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 by Estee

Demi Lovato’s near-death OD was because of Fentanyl, the same drug that killed Prince.

She had texted a drug dealer and he brought over Oxycodone that was apparently laced with Fentanyl.

We’re told the dealer fled her home when he noticed she was in bed, breathing very heavily.

Our sources say Demi had been using the dealer since April.

Sam Smith under fire for comments

  • 7:01 am Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 by djnailz

No matter what the party or occasion… play Michael Jackson and you can’t go wrong. That’s been a mutual agreement with music lovers, but if you leave it to Sam Smith… you’re wrong.

Smith was hanging out with another one of his music friends Adam Lambert and a video popped up where Smith disses MJ in the background.

Fans immediately got riled up on the internet because of Sam Smith’s statement. Grammy Awards winning Singer/Song Writer Stephanie Mills responded to Sam Smith’s comments with one of her own.

Do you think people are over reacting or do you agree with the people who [More]

The Most Binge-Watched TV Show of 2018 So Far in Every State

  • 7:40 am Monday, August 13th, 2018 by Estee

What’s the one TV show you can just watch over and over again?  Apparently the most common answer to that question right now is . . . “The Office”.

Here are the top five shows, and which states ‘binge-watched’ them more than any other shows:

1.  “The Office”, #1 in 12 states . . . Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Texas.

2.  “13 Reasons Why”, 7 states . . . California, Delaware, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, and Oklahoma

3.  “Grey’s Anatomy”, 6 states . . . Connecticut, Hawaii, Maine, Minnesota, New Jersey, New Mexico,

4.  “Supernatural”, 5 states . . . [More]

Are There “Family Guy” and “Simpsons” Movies in the Works?

  • 7:28 am Monday, August 13th, 2018 by Estee

The “Simpsons Movie” came out in 2007, 18 years after the first season premiered.  Will “Family Guy” finally do a movie . . . after TWENTY years?

According to a new report in “The Wall Street Journal”, YES, there’s a “Family Guy” movie in the works.  And a second “Simpsons” movie might be coming too.

There aren’t many details yet.  But the “Family Guy” one would mix animation with live-action.

It’s not clear when they’d hit theaters, or how close the scripts are to being finished.  But we heard last year that a “Bob’s Burgers” movie was coming in 2020, and it sounds like that one’s still happening, too.