Could Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud” Copyright Win Change the Landscape of Music Lawsuits?
When a jury determined “Blurred Lines” borrowed from Marvin Gaye’s “Got to Give It Up” and Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke were ordered to pay millions of dollars in damages, it not only shook up the music industry but also set off a flurry of other lawsuits that made songwriters more willing to give credit, […]
Madonna’s ‘Like a Virgin,’ Mariah Carey’s Christmas Classic and Super Mario Bros. Theme Join National Recording Registry
Mariah Carey’s holiday staple “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” Madonna’s best-selling seminal sophomore album Like a Virgin, Daddy Yankee’s thumping reggaeton anthem “Gasolina” and the Super Mario Bros. theme will join the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden on Wednesday announced that 25 recordings made the […]
Inside ‘Beau Is Afraid’ Premiere With Ari Aster, Joaquin Phoenix and Surprise Guest Mariah Carey: “You May Love It and You May Hate It”
“This is my nightmare.” That’s how filmmaker Ari Aster kicked off his interview with The Hollywood Reporter on Monday night while standing on the red carpet ahead of the L.A. premiere of his latest film, Beau Is Afraid. It was in reference to the obligation of doing press, something he clearly does not enjoy. Same […]
Where Everyone in Hollywood Went on Vacation to Close Out 2022 and Ring in the New Year
As 2022 drew to a close, some stars and Hollywood executives leaned into the luxury of staying home for the holidays, while many others ventured further afield to celebrate. Among the hot spots were perennial getaway favorites Aspen, Cabo, Maui and St. Barts along with destinations from Fiji and Taiwan to Dubai and Madagascar. Here are […]
Nick Cannon Hospitalized With Pneumonia After Sold-Out Show at Madison Square Garden: “Life Is Definitely a Rollercoaster”
Nick Cannon was hospitalized with pneumonia after performing at a sold-out show at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. “So, I guess I’m not Superman… I promised myself I would never be back at this place again… But this is a great lesson to take care of YOU or YOU won’t be able to take […]
Mariah Carey Joins Broadway Musical ‘Some Like It Hot’ as Co-Producer
Mariah Carey will join the producing team of Some Like it Hot, the new Broadway musical announced Monday. This is the first Broadway credit for Carey, who joins the production as a co-producer. Carey said she was drawn to the musical, an adaptation of the 1959 film starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon, […]
Mariah Carey Debuts Chopard Collaboration, Says Butterflies Still Represent Emancipation
It’s raining in New York and Mariah Carey is in the bathtub. “Today was stormy weather,” says the elusive chanteuse in kicking off a telephone interview about a new collaboration with luxury jeweler Chopard. Because the topic du jour is diamonds, it’s an obvious question to ask if she’s wearing any at this particular moment […]
Apple Debuts Trailer for Mariah Carey Christmas Special ‘The Magic Continues’
“I can’t not celebrate Christmas with the world,” Mariah Carey tells Zane Lowe in the trailer for her new Apple TV+ special, Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues. After partnering with the streamer last year on a holiday special (Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special), the undisputed Queen of Christmas is back for another outing, this one […]
Mariah Carey Reteams With Apple TV+ on ‘Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues’
‘Tis the season for Mariah Carey. The superstar singer wasted nary a second after the Halloween holiday to shift gears into her most festive weeks of the year by announcing Tuesday that she will reteam with Apple TV+ on a new special titled Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues. Set to debut in December, it will […]
Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, More Stars Rally for Britney Spears After Conservatorship Hearing
Following Britney Spears asking a judge to end her longstanding conservatorship, the singer received support from Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey and other celebrities. Spears addressed a Los Angeles Superior Court judge via remote connection Wednesday afternoon, detailing several ways in which the conservatorship has controlled her life, such as her not being able to remove […]
Viola Davis Accepts AAFCA Icon Award: “I Will Continue to Leave a Legacy of Hope”
Mariah Carey also fought back tears while accepting a special award during Wednesday night's virtual telecast put on by the African American Film Critics Association.
Mariah Carey, Rosanne Cash Perform Songs on HBO Max’s ‘The Runaway Bunny’ Animated Special
The adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown's classic children's book will debut March 25.