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Grammys 2018: Watch Childish Gambino Perform Grammys 2018: Watch Childish Gambino Perform "Terrified"
- January 29, 2018

Also, FYI, that child he brought out to harmonize was JD McCrary , who is playing Young Simba to Glover's adult Simba in Disney's upcoming Lion King reboot of sorts-which now makes me retroactively angry that we're not getting a "Hakuna Matata" performance. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski Returns To Practice, Remains In Concussion Protocol Rob Gronkowski Returns To Practice, Remains In Concussion Protocol
- January 29, 2018

Gronkowski was only one of several players the Patriots listed on Wednesday's injury report . Gronkowski hadn't been on the practice field since his second-quarter exit from the AFC title game following a helmet-to-helmet hit. According to Ryan Hannable of WEEI.com, Gronkowski was not spotted by the media during the Patriots' Friday walkthrough at Empower Field House. The New England tight end has been listed each of the last two days on New England's injury report. (more...)
Broncos Will Trade Aqib Talib Broncos Will Trade Aqib Talib
- January 29, 2018

He's had six, pick sixes during his four seasons in Denver. The team also has to pay corners Chris Harris and Bradley Roby , who are both significantly younger than Talib. So if the Broncos do decide to part ways with him, there's no doubt several teams will be interested in his services. Among teams with the most salary cap space, via Over The Cap.com, the San Francisco 49ers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (reunion?), Washington Redskins, Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Rams stand out as teams ... (more...)
Famous Celebrity Believes Ed Sheeran Snubbed For Grammy Nod Famous Celebrity Believes Ed Sheeran Snubbed For Grammy Nod
- January 29, 2018

Sheeran - whose third album Divide broke dozens of records and was the second biggest selling of the year - failed to make the shortlists for the main categories but received two smaller awards. "But it's all about politics. I never have understood awards shows". Elton added: "I think Ed was extremely upset". Pink , nominated at the 2018 Grammys for Best Pop Solo Performance for her hit song "What About Us", arrived on the star-studded red carpet looking ready to get this party ... (more...)
Stars to put on white roses at Grammys to help Time's Up Stars to put on white roses at Grammys to help Time's Up
- January 29, 2018

As expected, many stars - such as Reba McEntire and ET's own Nancy O'Dell and Keltie Knight - wore white roses in solidarity of the Time's Up movement. "We need to say if anyone is feeling like they're being discriminated against and they don't feel safe in their workplace, they have people who will support them". (more...)
Katie Holmes & Jamie Foxx At The Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Party Katie Holmes & Jamie Foxx At The Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Party
- January 29, 2018

They have not confirmed to the public that they're in a relationship. Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx are one of the most elusive celebrity couples ever, but it looks like they're ready to start going public with their love after almost five years of dating. (more...)
Bruno Mars' Bruno Mars' "24K Magic" Earns Grammy Award For Best Engineered Album
- January 29, 2018

From Lady Gaga to Reba McEntire, music's biggest stars are getting the show started - and sending a message. Three weeks after the Golden Globes went black in solidarity with sexual harassment victims, the Grammy Awards are going white. (more...)
Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance
- January 29, 2018

Going in to telecast, he had run the boards in his seven nominations. New Zealand's own Lorde is up for the biggest music award of the year tomorrow, but has been snubbed in another way. Posthumous Grammys were also handed out to actress Carrie Fisher , singer Leonard Cohen and engineer Tom Coyne, who worked on Mars' " 24K Magic " album. (more...)
Proof Cardi B Is an Angel Sent from Above Proof Cardi B Is an Angel Sent from Above
- January 29, 2018

Cardi B has zero filter. (Elliot also won Best Rap Solo Performance in 2002, when there was a distinction between "Solo" and "Group/Duo" performances). "I'm the Vice President of the Beyhive", she proclaimed to ET's Keltie Knight at Clive Davis' annual pre-GRAMMY gala at the Sheraton Times Square in New York City, before explaining JAY-Z's impact on music. (more...)
James Franco erased from Vanity Fair's Hollywood issue following alleged sexual misconduct James Franco erased from Vanity Fair's Hollywood issue following alleged sexual misconduct
- January 29, 2018

Allegations of sexual misconduct involving the 39-year-old emerged in force during the Golden Globes, where Franco won best actor, musical or comedy for his role as Tommy Wiseau. Winfrey and Witherspoon had some fun over the Twitter flurry, with Witherspoon tweeting at Winfrey: "Well". "I accept your (third) leg". "The cover was shot months ago, but I don't know when they made a decision to remove him". (more...)
Lady Gaga Wears Corset Braid to Grammys 2018
- January 29, 2018

With her peroxide locks styled in a chic ponytail, adorned with ornate black hair grips, Gaga made a beauty statement with glitter smokey eyeshadow. Just kidding. Drawing the biggest names in the music world, the Grammys red carpet is basically a carnival of drama. Of course, Gaga isn't the only celebrity who slayed on Sunday. (more...)
Gorilla matriarch, 60, dies surrounded by her troop Gorilla matriarch, 60, dies surrounded by her troop
- January 29, 2018

The gorilla is believed to have been born in 1957 in the Congo. Earlier this month, one of the world's oldest silverback gorillas died at Longleat Safari Park. "Vila touched many people throughout her lifetime". They are considered to be in serious danger of extinction due to diseases, hunting, wars and the loss of their habitat. (more...)
Carrie Fisher Wins First Grammy Award Posthumously For 'The Princess Diarist' Carrie Fisher Wins First Grammy Award Posthumously For 'The Princess Diarist'
- January 29, 2018

This was Fisher's second Grammy nomination and first win, following her nod for spoken word for her 2008 book " Wishful Drinking ". The 2016 memoir was inspired by the diary entries that Fisher wrote while working on the first “Star Wars” film in 1977. (more...)
Joy Villa turns heads with pro-life outfit at the Grammys Joy Villa turns heads with pro-life outfit at the Grammys
- January 29, 2018

Villa, who is also a Fox News contributor, has always been vocal about her support for Trump and the conservative movement, featuring a picture with herself and Ivanka Trump on her Twitter profile. Speaking about the allegations against Lewandowski, Villa told The Associated Press on a previous occasion: "I did nothing wrong". Villa at the end of previous year filed a sexual assault charge against Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, who she alleged hit her on the behind ... (more...)
Lorde may boycott the Grammys over alleged sexist snub Lorde may boycott the Grammys over alleged sexist snub
- January 29, 2018

Lorde has refused to perform at today's Grammys ceremony and may not walk the red carpet, according to reports . And now it's been claimed that singer Lorde also refused to do the red carpet at music's night of nights in NY on Sunday after growing frustrated with event organisers. (more...)
The 60th Grammy Awards are today; here's what to expect The 60th Grammy Awards are today; here's what to expect
- January 28, 2018

Tonight is the 2018 Grammy Awards and there will be a flood of white roses in support of the #MeToo movement. We're about to find out as music's biggest night is right around the corner. He sang with Eminem in 2001 and in 2013 he performed with Ed Sheeran , Mumford & Sons and Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes. The 60th grammy Awards will be held on Sunday . (more...)
Will Star Wars be titled something radically different in China? Will Star Wars be titled something radically different in China?
- January 28, 2018

The film is apparently being rebranded completely, dropping any mention of Star Wars from its name. And it isn't just a slight modification like Han Solo: Star Wars Story or Star Wars Story: Han Solo, either; it's far more drastic than that. (more...)
Jennifer Hudson Will Play Aretha Franklin in Queen of Soul Biopic Jennifer Hudson Will Play Aretha Franklin in Queen of Soul Biopic
- January 28, 2018

MGM Studios has reportedly acquire the rights and will fund the film. The filmmaker and screenwriter have yet to be announced. "Davis tonight introduced Oscar and Grammy victor Jennifer Hudson to sing a couple songs, and then told the audience that Hudson will be playing Aretha Franklin in an upcoming biopic about the life of the Queen of Soul ", Mike Fleming Jr. (more...)
Kendall Jenner just shaded Scott Disick and Sofia Richie on Instagram Kendall Jenner just shaded Scott Disick and Sofia Richie on Instagram
- January 28, 2018

Her sister Kourtney Kardashian , who is 38, is dating a 24-year-old. As ET Online reports, Kendall commented, "aww scott and his kids ", along with a laughing emoji. "Lol but when Kylie was with Tyga there wasnt [sic] a peep from you, one commenter wrote". Others took shots at Kris Jenner , the family matriarch, who is almost three decades older than her boyfriend. (more...)
Indian-origin jeweller found dead in UK, cops suspect murder Indian-origin jeweller found dead in UK, cops suspect murder
- January 28, 2018

Earlier today three men aged 19,20 and 23 from Leicester were arrested on suspicion of kidnap and murder. It is believed the thieves tried to open the safe of Vama Collections on Belgrave Road in search of gold. He was found dead the next morning after suffering "severe injuries" during the "savage and heartbreaking" attack. There have been several burglaries in shops in Belgrave Road, also known as the "Golden Mile", prompting the police and the business community to upgrade security. (more...)
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Boosts Stake in Amazon.com, Inc
- January 28, 2018

The stock increased 2.37% or $7.28 during the last trading session, reaching $314.13. About 124,472 shares traded or 6.49% up from the average. MaxLinear, Inc. Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $16.47 million activity. WILKE JEFFREY A sold 710 shares worth $701,045. 3,000 shares valued at $128,197 were sold by BAILEY ROBERT L on Tuesday, January 2. (more...)
Federer fights off Cilic to win sixth Australian Open Federer fights off Cilic to win sixth Australian Open
- January 28, 2018

After his win on Sunday, Federer has now won nine of 10 meetings against Cilic. Cilic lost to Federer in last year's Wimbledon final , although he was hampered by blisters in that fixture. Federer found his level of the first set again in the fourth with some blistering tennis and an early break looked to set the tone. Cilic had more forehand winners and direct points overall but also more unforced errors, especially form his backhand side that usually couldn't stand the exchanges ... (more...)
'Maze Runner' tops the North American box office with $23.5M 'Maze Runner' tops the North American box office with $23.5M
- January 28, 2018

The family film, starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and funnymen Jack Black and Kevin Hart, follows a group of teens who find themselves transported inside the video game world of Jumanji . 6 with $8.6 million, Den of Thieves at No. 7 with $8.4 million, The Shape of Water at No. 8 with $5.7 million, Paddington 2 at No. 9 with $5.6 million and Padmaavat at No. (more...)
Z Honored With Grammy Salute to Industry Icons Award Z Honored With Grammy Salute to Industry Icons Award
- January 28, 2018

He explained that the reason he boycotted the Grammys stemmed from what he conceived to be a snub to DMX during the 1999 awards ceremony. "Art is super subjective", he continued. Brooklyn native Jay-Z, real name Shawn Carter, made his breakout with 1996's " Reasonable Doubt " and has become one of the best-selling US musicians and respected rap lyricists. (more...)
Dancing On Ice star Max Evans's partner taken to hospital after fall Dancing On Ice star Max Evans's partner taken to hospital after fall
- January 28, 2018

Ale Izquierdo had been practicing for her next performance alongside skating partner Max Evan's, before tomorrow nights live show. Ale was back home yesterday evening however, having been told to rest and recover for 24 hours. We will see how she is in the morning & update you then. "I thought she was safe by her feet touching the ice, so I let go too early and that's my mistake". (more...)
CBB: Andrew Brady calls Ann Widdecombe a 'c**t' rant CBB: Andrew Brady calls Ann Widdecombe a 'c**t' rant
- January 28, 2018

Ann obviously thought it was something quite different - and Andrew admitted he thought she hadn't seen. When Jonny tried to interject and say that Ann wouldn't even be thinking about the fact she was commanding people "because that's the kind of person she is", Andrew responded: "Because she's a ****!" He said: "I don't think Ann should win". (more...)
Nominations Get Underway For 90th Oscars Nominations Get Underway For 90th Oscars
- January 28, 2018

The nominations from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences followed years of campaigning for equal pay and better opportunities behind the camera, a movement that has been boosted by women breaking their silence in recent months over sexual abuse and harassment in the entertainment industry. (more...)
Child kidnapping caught on camera in IL Child kidnapping caught on camera in IL
- January 28, 2018

In the video, a man identified by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as Bryan Protho of East Chicago, Ind., gets out of his Explorer, grabs the child, pushes the child inside the SUV and drives off. Protho was arrested seven days later and has been held in federal custody since, prosecutors said. An arraignment is scheduled February 20 in the U.S. (more...)
Last Words With Drag Race's Morgan McMichaels Last Words With Drag Race's Morgan McMichaels
- January 28, 2018

A lot of people are under the impression that someone might be coming back . Thorgy Thor wants to prove that she's as amusing as she keeps saying she is - now that Bob the Drag Queen isn't there to steal her attention. Bebe's "The Lion King-esque" performance was quite good as well. Shangela , Aja , Kennedy , Chi Chi and Morgan kind of all did the same thing, just at different speeds per se. (more...)
Federer reaches final By Federer reaches final By
- January 28, 2018

The only win by the Croat was a straight-sets victory in the semifinals of the 2014 US Open - his first and only Grand Slam singles title. The closest Cilic has come to beating Federer since then was the 2016 Wimbledon quarterfinals, as he took the 19-time major victor to five sets. (more...)