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JAN
30
10 HRS

Super Bowl: Missy Elliott Reportedly Set to Join Katy Perry at Halftime Show

Super Bowl: Missy Elliott Reportedly Set to Join Katy Perry at Halftime Show

Missy Elliott is going to "Work It" at the Super Bowl with Katy Perry.

A person familiar with the plans for Sunday's halftime show told the Associated Press on Thursday that Grammy winner Elliott is slated to make a surprise appearance during Perry's performance. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because Elliott's participation had not been announced by the NFL.

Elliott was featured on a remix of Perry's song "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" in 2011.

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JAN
29
1 day

Fox Orders Kevin Connolly Fantasy Football Comedy, Rivers Cuomo Half-Hour to Pilot

Fox Orders Kevin Connolly Fantasy Football Comedy, Rivers Cuomo Half-Hour to Pilot

Just in time for the Super Bowl, Fox is moving forward with its fantasy football comedy — and adding a half-hour inspired by the life of Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo

The network on Thursday handed out pilot orders to Fantasy Life, the adaption of ESPN analyst Matthew Berry's best-selling book of the same name, with Entourage's Kevin Connolly attached to star, and Detour, the Cuomo comedy from Psych's Steve Franks.

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JAN
29
1 day

Adam Lambert Reveals New Album Title

Adam Lambert Reveals New Album Title

Adam Lambert celebrated his 33rd birthday by giving his fans a present and revealing the title of his forthcoming album.

The American Idol season-eight alum took to Facebook to make the announcement that his new album will be called The Original High.

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JAN
29
1 day

Watch a Preview of Kanye West's "Only One" Music Video With Daughter North

Watch a Preview of Kanye West's "Only One" Music Video With Daughter North

After dropping his new single "Only One" at the very start of the year (literally, at midnight!), Kanye West has shared a preview for its corresponding music video.

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JAN
28
2 DAYS

Taylor Swift's '1989' Heading Back to No. 1

Taylor Swift's '1989' Heading Back to No. 1

After a two-week vacation from the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200, it appears Taylor Swift's 1989 is heading back to the top of the chart.

While it's too early to project how many units the album will earn in the week ending Feb. 1, industry sources seem confident that nothing will challenge 1989's return to No. 1. It would mark 1989's 10th week at No. 1.

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JAN
28
3 DAYS

Virtual Buddy Holly to Appear in New Touring Show

Virtual Buddy Holly to Appear in New Touring Show

A virtual Buddy Holly performance will headline a new show that’s planned to debut in Holly’s birth state of Texas during 2016. Hologram USA Entertainment will present the show in partnership with Maria Elena Holly, the star’s widow and head of Buddy Holly Licensing; plans are to use this debut to kick off a show tour.

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JAN
27
3 DAYS

The Bellowing, British Blues of 'Budapest' Singer George Ezra

The Bellowing, British Blues of 'Budapest' Singer George Ezra

When it comes to what aspects of musical Britannia have worked best on American soil in recent years, blue-eyed R&B has traveled well (Adele, Amy Winehouse), and so have acoustic-strumming lads (Ed Sheeran). But what would happen if you somehow combined the soul-man stirrings of Sam Smith with the Americana-fed Brit-folk of Mumford & Sons?

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JAN
27
3 DAYS

Christina Aguilera to Perform Player Introductions at NBA All-Star Game

Christina Aguilera to Perform Player Introductions at NBA All-Star Game

Christina Aguilera is the latest powerhouse singer set to perform at the NBA All-Star Game on Feb. 15.

The pop musician will pick up her mic ahead of the match, held at Madison Square Garden in New York City and airing live at 8 p.m. ET on TNT, to take on a "New York-themed medley" during player introductions, the NBA announced Tuesday. She will also be joined by The Rockettes.

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JAN
26
4 DAYS

Nick Jonas Boards Fox's Ryan Murphy Comedy 'Scream Queens' (Exclusive)

Nick Jonas Boards Fox's Ryan Murphy Comedy 'Scream Queens' (Exclusive)

In casting sure to make young fans scream with delight, Fox's horror comedy anthology Scream Queens is adding a Jonas brother to its ranks.

Nick Jonas has booked a recurring role on the Fox series from Glee and American Horror Story masterminds Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
24
6 DAYS

Taylor Swift's '1989' Hits 4 Million in U.S. Sales

Taylor Swift's '1989' Hits 4 Million in U.S. Sales

On the latest Billboard 200 albums chartMeghan Trainor's Title zoomed in to the No. 1 slot, moving 238,000 overall units in the week ending Jan. 18, according to Nielsen Music. It was one of three arrivals in the top 10, which also boasted bows from Kidz Bop Kids' Kidz Bop 27 and Mark Ronson's Uptown Special.

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JAN
22
1 week

Ellie Goulding Reveals New 'Fifty Shades' Footage in Music Video

Ellie Goulding Reveals New 'Fifty Shades' Footage in Music Video

Not long to wait now till the world gets to see the big screen adaptation of E.L. James' Fifty Shades of Grey, but for fans who want to see every new snippet of footage, check out Ellie Goulding's new video for "Love Me Like You Do."

The song features on the soundtrack to the film and the video features scenes already seen in previous trailers but also steamy new clips. 

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JAN
22
1 week

Gwen Stefani Talks Onstage Comeback, New Album: Performing Solo "Is Not Natural"

Gwen Stefani Talks Onstage Comeback, New Album: Performing Solo "Is Not Natural"

Gwen Stefani is anxious to return to the stage as a solo artist, with her first headlining concert sans No Doubt scheduled at the Orpheum in downtown Los Angeles. Just don't remind her of the date, which is during Grammy weekend.

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JAN
22
1 week

Pharrell Williams Is Collaborating With Al Gore on Live Earth's Return

Pharrell Williams Is Collaborating With Al Gore on Live Earth's Return

Live Earth is returning June 18 with more than 100 artists playing across seven continents to raise environmental awareness. Pharrell Williams is serving as creative director, helping co-founders Al Gore and Kevin Wall choose who those artists will be.

The announcement came Wednesday, as Pharrell joined the Live Earth leaders onstage at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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JAN
22
1 week

Ariana Grande to Perform at NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

Ariana Grande to Perform at NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

Ariana Grande will continue a stellar year when she headlines the NBA All-Star Game halftime show during the Entertainment Series presented by JBL on Sunday, Feb. 15. Grande will take the stage live from New York City's Madison Square Garden at halftime of the game, which will air live at 8:00 p.m. ET on TNT.

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