Like many Hollywood stars, Steve Martin took to social media this week to pay tribute to Carrie Fisher, who passed away Tuesday after suffering a massive heart attack at the age of 60. However, unlike his contemporaries, his tribute was not welcomed by fans.
The comedian receive backlash for writing in a now-deleted tweet, “When I was a young man, Carrie Fisher was the most beautiful creature I had ever seen. She turned out to be witty and bright as well.”
Some Twitter users were quick to label … read more
Last week, media outlets were focused on the fact that President-elect Trump couldn’t find anyone to come to his inauguration. Like, no one wants to be a witness to the event and no entertainer wants to perform. Everyone from Elton John to Celine Dion to Garth Brooks has apparently said “no” to the Trump inaugural committee. So last week, the committee announced that they had booked the Radio City Rockettes, a group of dancers most famous for doing high-kicks whilst wearing sparkly leotards. … read more
George Michael’s boyfriend is speaking out just days after the 53-year-old singer passed away.
Fadi Fawaz announced on Twitter Monday that he was the one who discovered the music icon’s body. According to him, Michael was found unresponsive in bed at his Oxfordshire home on Christmas morning.
“ITs a xmas i will never forget finding your partner dead peacefully in bed first thing in the morning..” Fawaz tweeted. “I will never stop missing you xx.” Fawaz added to U.K.’s The Daily … read more
During a year in which David Bowie, Prince and — just recently — Carrie Fisher was taken away from us, Britney Spears was the victim of a death hoax when someone hacked one of Sony Music’s social media accounts and announced that the singer had died.
Sony Music Global’s account sparked frenzy among fans this week when it wrote in a now-deleted tweet, “britney spears is dead by accident! we will tell you more soon. #RIPBritney.” A follow-up tweet shared on Monday (Dec. 26, 2016) read, … read more
Yes. No. Maybe so?
It appears as though Donald Trump is finally closing in on securing an A-lister to perform at his big inauguration. While Drumpf’s camp has already tapped America’s Got Talent alum Jackie Evancho to sing the national anthem, as well as enlisted the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Radio City Rockettes to perform during the presidential festivities, they may FINALLY snag the big star they were so desperate for!
The businessman has asked The Beach Boys to perform at the inauguration … read more
Count her out for the presidential inauguration. Chrissy Teigen is once again firing back at Donald Trump after he tweeted that tons of Hollywood stars want to attend his inauguration — but he doesn’t want them there. “The so-called ‘A’ list celebrities are all wanting tixs to the inauguration, but look what they did for Hillary [Clinton], NOTHING. I want the PEOPLE!” he tweeted on Thursday, December 22. Teigen fired back at the comment and expressed her skepticism that any A-list musicians … read more
Donald Trump seems to be having trouble lining up talent for his inauguration, but according to him, he doesn’t want any Hollywood A-listers attending the festivities. Well, Chrissy Teigen fired back, tweeting what we are all thinking.
Trump tweeted on Thursday (Dec. 22, 2016), “The so-called ‘A’ list celebrities are all wanting tixs to the inauguration, but look what they did for Hillary [Clinton], NOTHING. I want the PEOPLE!”
Teigen replied on Twitter, “Hi – we are people. You … read more
If you’ve been following the news about Donald Trump’s inauguration, then you know he’s having trouble landing artists to perform at the ceremony!
While we’re THRILLED several artists including Celine Dion, KISS, Garth Brooks, Elton John, and more have all turned the gig down, there is one person who wants to perform — Alec Baldwin! WHAT??
The 58-year-old’s Trump impression is ALWAYS a highlight of Saturday Night Live, but it sounds like he actually wants to take the opportunity to sing a song!
The … read more
A year of dazzling highs and devastating lows. Céline Dion reflected on the 11 months since her husband René Angélil’s death in a heartbreaking 2016 retrospective video shared on her official YouTube channel on Thursday, December 22.
The emotional 4-minute-long video begins with the January 14 death of her husband of 22 years after a long battle with cancer and documents the Grammy winner’s grief as she attended the 73-year-old’s funeral in Canada with their three sons, René-Charles, 15, and … read more
Not with him. Phoebe Pearl, a Radio City Rockette, took to Instagram on Thursday, December 22, to say she is “embarrassed and disappointed” to perform for Donald Trump after the famed dance troupe confirmed its participation in the president-elect’s upcoming inauguration. The New York City–based dancer, 27, shared a photo of herself on stage dancing with the Rockettes and digitally drew a white thought bubble next to her face that read, “Not my president.” The post was accompanied by … read more
â Some of the Radio City Rockettes have been horrified to learn that they’ll be providing the entertainment at Donald Trump’s inauguration next month. TheWrap reports that the famous New York City dancers have been told by their union that they have to perform at the event or risk losing their jobs. According to Perez Hilton, Rockette Phoebe Pearl said in an Instagram post that the women are “embarrassed and disappointed” to be “performing for a man that stands for everything we’re against.” … read more
Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans posted a heartfelt tribute to her late 16 and Pregnant co-star Valerie Fairman, who died on Wednesday (Dec. 19, 2016) from an apparent overdose. Fairman was only 23.
Evans, who both appeared on Season 2 of the hit MTV docuseries in 2010, posted a pic on Instagram, sending prayers to Fairman’s family, especially her 7-year-old daughter, Nevaeh. “#RIPValerie my heart is heavy and my prayers go out to your family and Nevaeh.” Farrah Abraham, who appeared on Season … read more
At the moment, President-elect Donald Trump’s team is working to put together the businessman-turned-politician’s upcoming inauguration. However, despite their apparent willingness “to pay anything,” booking high-profile talent is proving to be a serious problem. Today (Dec. 22, 2016), it was reported that Celine Dion was approached about singing at the ceremony, but declined.
According to The Wrap, Mark Burnett, Trump’s co-producer on The Apprentice, led the effort to get Dion on board … read more
The show must go on and nobody knows that more than Céline Dion.
As the “My Heart Will Go On” singer prepares to celebrate her first holiday season without husband René Angélil, fans are able to watch a retrospective video of everything the star experienced in the past 12 months.
“To mark the end of 2016, Celine and her team share with you a retrospective of this past year,” a post on the Grammy winner’s Facebook page stated. “#TheShowMustGoOn.”
Within minutes, followers of the singer are taken … read more
Even though Donald Trump has won the election, it doesn’t mean celebs are lining up to meet or perform for the next President.
Trump is obviously having a hard time landing an A-list performer for his inauguration and reportedly even tried to bribe some singers! Well, no amount of money could get a oui out of this Celine Dion either! The Wrap reports Queen Celine has declined to be join in the festivities!
An insider close to the situation told the news site that hotel owner Steve Wynn, … read more