Who booed Justin Bieber at the Billboard Music Awards? Well from the sounds of it, just about everyone in the room.
Photo: Justin Bieber (credit PR Photos)
As you will be able to see when you watch the below video, people were so not feeling The Biebs at the BMA’s last night. However in usual Bieber fashion it didn’t seem to phase the teen sensation one little bit. Read the rest of this entry »
Shakira will not be returning to “The Voice” next season. She has now confirmed it in an interview with Access Hollywood, Reuters is reporting. The Colombian singer and first time coach on the show had been rumored to be stepping down.
Shakira is the only female coach along with Adam Levine from Maroon 5, country singer Blake Shelton and pop artist Usher. She cited family reasons for her departure after only one season. The singer and her partner, Spanish soccer player Gerard Pique had a baby boy in January.
Shakira (credit Ozzypacheco)
She revealed the news after the Tuesday episode of The Voice and said she wants to spend more time with her child and finish her new album.
“I was really struggling with the fact that I had to leave my nest with my little baby,” she added. “So now I need to stay with him for a little bit and also work on my next album. You never know, maybe (I will be back) for the future seasons.” she said, leaving the door open.
The 36 year old was added to the show after the departure of Christina Aguilera and Usher replaced Cee Lo Green, who had recently announced that he is starting his own TV show.
Shakira stated to US Weekly, “I’m not going to be able to do next season because I have to get back to my motherhood and also get back to the studio, the recording studio, to finish my album, the one that I started working on before I had to deliver a baby and before I took this gig with The Voice,”
“The Voice” averages 14 million viewers each week, which is better than rival music competition show “American Idol” and is currently on its fourth season, which ends on June 18.
Christina Aguilera will be returning as a coach for next year to take Shakira’s place.
A lot of marriages end in bitter acrimony but the allegations of a plot against Tim Lambesis’ wife are truly stunning. Meggan Lambesis is the woman literally in the cross-hairs of a brutal scheme if allegations by prosecutors in California are true.
It is unlikely to be a ceremony like last year, who can forget Adele taking home six awards? This year there are no clear favorites that could run away with it all, this is a very diverse field and it’s all up for grabs. I will attempt to make some predictions as to who will win the main categories. Read the rest of this entry »
We all know the Super Bowl is the biggest sporting event of the season and in 2013, Beyonce’s halftime show will be the thing to watch. This year the game takes place in the Big Easy-New Orleans and the game will be nothing compared to the show being put on by organizers, which promises to be bigger and better than ever.
Super Bowl XLVIIL (that’s 47) is taking place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, a first for the city of New Orleans after the devastation it suffered in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Justin Timberlake’s ‘Suit & Tie’ lyric video has been released and it is hot hot hot! JT is back and he is pulling out all the stops for his new album, which includes this fabulous video.
Photo: Justin Timberlake (credit PR Photos)
As you can tell by the below video footage, Justin channels his inner Don Draper and he looks mighty fine doing it. Shot entirely in black and white, other than some of the lyrics being in color, it looks sleek and classy. The footage goes hand in hand with the words to the song and it proves once again just how talented Timberlake is, something I have known for years. Read the rest of this entry »
TV series ‘Smash’ a musical drama, returns for its second season February 5th on NBC. Produced by DreamWorks and with Steven Spielberg as one of its producers, it stars Debra Messing (‘Will & Grace’), Jack Davenport (‘Pirates of The Caribbean: At World’s End’), Megan Hilty (‘Bones’), Katherine McPhee (American Idol) and Anjelica Houston (‘Pixie Hollow Games’).
‘Pitch Perfect’ is an American musical comedy which I have recently come across. The film was released on September 24, 2012 to generally good reviews. The plot follows an all girl college a cappella group, The Barden Bellas, as they compete against another a cappella group from their college to win Nationals.
The movie has many famous hits from the past being sung a capella, which makes it a hit with young audiences and of course exposes them to the great music of the past. Teenagers can’t get enough of the soundtrack and enjoy watching the movie numerous times.
Not only did British singer Adele top the charts in 2011, she did the same in 2012. Her album ’21′ was the highest selling album in the US in 2012 according to a release by industry tracker Nielsen SoundScan on Thursday.
Adele sold 4.41 million copies this past year which is 25% less than in 2011, says Nielsen. That is not bad at all, because both years saw her at the top of the charts. Could Adele be the next Michael Jackson? He was the last artist to get this title in back to back years, 1983/84 with Thriller. Read the rest of this entry »