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    NFL to Would-Be Halftime Acts: Pay Up

    Coldplay, Katy Perry, and Rihanna: One of them will headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show, and it might just come down to whoever is willing to shell out for the privilege. Citing "people familiar with the matter," the Wall Street Journal reports that the NFL, in notifying each act...

    JK Rowling Cannot Stop With the Harry Potter Stories

    JK Rowling, apparently not adjusting so well to post-Harry Potter life in the eight years since the last book dropped, has released yet another new story on her Pottermore website —a biography of sorts of one of the author's alleged "favorite off-stage characters" from the Series That Shall Apparently Never...

    Will and Grace Enters the Smithsonian

    Hundreds of photographs, papers, and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution's collection today, including items from the popular TV show Will and Grace . Show creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick, along with NBC, are donating objects to...

    Tom Hanks Made the App Store's No. 1 iPad App

    Tom Hanks: beloved actor, slam poet , space enthusiast , and ... iPad app developer. And not just any developer, but developer of the most popular iPad app of the moment, Time reports. As of this writing, the Hanx Writer app, launched Thursday, sits in the No. 1 spot among free apps on...

    Mara Wilson: Robin Williams Was Like a Dad

    Mara Wilson —aka Mrs. Doubtfire 's youngest kid—is offering a heartfelt remembrance of a man who, to her and many others, felt a bit like a father. "Robin Williams, as I knew him, was warm, gentle, expressive, nurturing, and brilliant," she writes on her blog , via the Daily Beast...

    Voice of Saturday Night Live Dead at 96

    One of television's most enduring presences has passed away at the age of 96. Announcer Don Pardo, known for introducing Saturday Night Live for decades, died at his home in Arizona yesterday, the AP reports; the cause hasn't been revealed, though the Los Angeles Times notes that he broke a...

    Robin Williams 'Engaged' in Work Hours Before Death

    The day before he was found hanged, Robin Williams was "completely engaged" in a conversation about work, a confidante tells TMZ . The source speculates that Williams' suicide was spontaneous, because during their discussion, Williams was asking quite a few questions about deals that were in the works. Williams was, however,...

    Kid Rock, 43, to Be a Grandpa

    Kid Rock is going to be a grandpa at the ripe old age of 43. The rocker's 21-year-old son, Bobby Ritchie Jr., is expecting a baby girl with his girlfriend, sources tell Us , adding that the couple is four months along. Ritchie is Kid Rock's son with the rocker's ex-girlfriend...

    Charles M. Young, Rock Journalist Who Championed Punk, Dies at 63

    Charles M. Young, the rock journalist who helped introduce America to the outrage of punk, died Monday, August 18th, after a year-and-a-half battle with a stage four brain tumor.  He was 63. As a student at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, Young won Rolling Stone's first national college writing competition,...

    Foo Fighters Turn Ice Bucket Challenge Into Epic 'Carrie' Tribute

    Count on Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters to find a way to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to new levels of ridiculousness. As HitFix points out, the frontman not only accepted the challenge from friend/collaborator Zac Brown, but completed the frigid task by paying homage to the famous bucket-of-blood scene from Carrie. Fittingly,...

    NFL Asks Musicians for Money to Play Super Bowl

    The NFL reportedly asked Katy Perry, Rihanna and Coldplay, their top choices to play the 2015 Super Bowl Halftime Show, if they would be willing to pay the league in order to secure one of the biggest gigs in the world, according to The Wall Street Journal. When reaching out to artists, league...

    Motley Crue's Big, Badass Influence on Today's Country

    If there was ever any doubt as to how Eighties hard rock influenced contemporary country music, press play on Nashville Outlaws: A Tribute to Mötley Crüe. Released today, the album assembles a cadre of modern country artists to interpret some of the Crüe's biggest songs, along with a smattering of...

    Watch Lindsay Ell Venture to the Dark Side in 'Shut Me Up' Lyric Video

    "I'm gonna be a megaphone, telling everybody how you did me wrong, the only switch that I got is on," Lindsay Ell repeats in the breakdown of her latest single, "Shut Me Up." It's a sharp contrast to the Canadian guitar goddess up-and-comer's carefree, puppy love-struck 2013 debut, "Trippin' on...

    Neil Young, Willie Nelson Host Nebraska Farm Concert to Protest Pipeline

    After spending decades spearheading Farm Aid, Neil Young and Willie Nelson will once again team up for a benefit concert protesting a proposed Keystone XL pipeline that would cut through the historic Ponca Trail of Tears in Nebraska. On September 27th, the two Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will stage their...

    Jake Owen's Nashville 'Beach Party' Features Hits, Ice and Surprise Guests

    Despite gray skies that threatened downtown Nashville all afternoon, rains never dampened Jake Owen's "Beach Party," which went down Monday night in the parking lot of BMI's headquarters on Music Row and featured surprise guests the likes of Lee Brice, Mike Posner, Dan + Shay and more. Owen hosted a...

    Watch Tove Lo's Explosive 'Not on Drugs' Video

    This March, after a few years penning songs for artists like Icona Pop and Girls Aloud, Tove Lo unleashed her debut Truth Serum EP, a six-song collection featuring the rising, gold-certified "Habits (Stay High)." Thanks to that success, her debut full-length, Queen of the Clouds, will be released September 30th in...

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    Ramona Singer -- who stars in "Real Housewives of New York City" -- has gone to the NYPD ... claiming her estranged husband's mistress has been stalking her ... TMZ has learned.Law enforcement sources tell us ... Ramona called 911 Wednesday afternoon,…

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    'Star Trek: ...

    "Star Trek: Voyager" actor Robert Picardo says he way too old to experiment with Bill Nye the Science Guy ... in the bedroom.Picardo is asking a judge to stop his soon-to-be ex-wife from spreading rumors he's in a gay relationship with Nye.  The…

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    Akon -- The ...

    Jay Z and Beyonce might be crazy in love or they might be headed for a split, but R&B star Akon says the fact they have always kept their relationship private is what has led to so much speculation.Akon was in D.C. Monday and was super open to our…

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    Beyonce and ...

    The couple that go-kart's together, stays together ... so infer Jay Z and Beyonce.Bey posted a series of pics on her website Friday showing her, Jay Z and Blue Ivy at a Torrance, CA indoor go-kart racing track.Yonce and Hova are only together in one…

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