Sing is exactly the type of holiday joy you need right now.
The good and not-so-good events of this year definitely tested our morale over the past 12 months, but one way to boost those spirits in these final days of 2016 is with a film that will bring you pure joy from start to finish. Sing just hit theaters in the U.S. on December 21st, and the film has already been a hit amongst fans and critics alike, even scoring a Golden Globe nomination for Best Animated Feature Film.
But what makes this … read more

Anyone else reeling from a little breakup déjà vu?
Camila Cabello’s shocking/not shocking decision to leave Fifth Harmonyat the height of their success to date reminds us of a certain other singer who also started out as part of a five-person group but, before long, no longer had it in him to deal with that particular dynamic.
Exactly. In just a few months, it’s going to be two years since Zayn Malik left One Direction. It wasn’t immediately known whether he had quit the phenomenally successful … read more

So much shade! Fans are taking to social media to react to Fifth Harmony’s ice-cold statement over Camila Cabello’s exit from the girl group. As previously reported, 5H’s four remaining members, Dinah Jane, Normani Kordei, Ally Brooke and Lauren Jauregui, announced Cabello’s sudden departure via Twitter and Instagram — revealing that the budding solo star, 19, didn’t even let her bandmates know about her decision to quit in person. “After 4 and a half years of being together, we have … read more

We all remember tuning in every Wednesday night with our phones at the ready anxiously awaiting the time to call and vote for our favorite contestants.
We remember watching Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson and Simon Cowell as they judged (and sometimes relentlessly criticized) some of our favorites after they sang their hearts out for America to see.
We remember watching Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, Jordin Sparks, and Phillip Phillips become overwhelmed with emotion when they were declared their … read more

Days after his mother passed away from Leukemia, Louis Tomlinson courageously returned to the X Factor UK stage to debut his first solo single. Titled “Just Hold On,” the song seems to memorialize this difficult moment in his life.
Moments before taking the stage with Steve Aoki, Louis thanked his fans on Twitter before saying, “Let’s do this together tonight.”
According to The Telegraph, Louis was determined to perform because it’s what his mother wanted. In a series of tweets following the performance, … read more

Simon Cowell paid tribute to Louis Tomlinson’s mother, Johanna Deakin, who died of leukemia on December 7, after the former One Direction singer performed his new song with Steve Aoki, “Just Hold On,” on the season 13 finale of The X Factor.
“I’ve known you now for six years [and] what you’ve just done, and the bravery, I respect you as an artist, I respect you as a person,” the TV judge, 57, said on Saturday, December 10. “Your mum was so proud of you, Louis, and she was so looking forward to tonight. … read more

Louis Tomlinson’s mother would be so proud. The One Directionartist returned to the stage just three days after saying goodbye to his mother, Johannah Deakin, who lost her battle with leukemia on Wednesday at the age of 42.
Tomlinson was joined by DJ Steve Aoki for their brand new collaboration “Just Hold On,” which marks the 24-year-old’s very first single as a solo artist. At the end of his performance, Louis was met with an incredible standing ovation and some kind words from former mentor and … read more

Louis Tomlinson and Steve Aoki performed their collaboration “Just Hold On” — which also serves as Louis’s first solo effort since One Direction went on hiatus at the beginning of 2016 — on The X Factor UK final on December 10. And while it was a nostalgic occasion for Tomlinson given his own meteoric rise from the talent competition’s stage, it was a somber one despite the jubilant tone of the track — and even Simon Cowell felt compelled to tell the singer just how proud he was of him in such … read more

Louis Tomlinson is receiving support from fellow celebs and fans following the death of his mom, Johannah Deakin.
As previously reported, Tomlinson’s mom died on Wednesday, December 7, following a battle with leukemia. She was 42.
The British singer’s former One Direction bandmate Zayn Malik sent his condolences via Twitter on Friday. “@Louis_Tomlinson love you bro!” he wrote. “All of your family is in my prayers. proud of your strength and know your mum is too x.” Simon Cowell also reached out … read more

The show must go on.
Louis Tomlinson is in mourning after his mother, Johannah Deakin, lost her battle with leukemia Wednesday at age 42. Louis’ management team said Friday that the 24-year-old singer will go through with a scheduled performance this Saturday on the U.K.’s The X Factor.
“Johannah was first and foremost a truly amazing mother to seven children—Louis, Lottie, Félicité, and two sets of twins, Phoebe and Daisy and Ernest and Doris—whose individual talents and success are testament … read more

With all the TV revivals out right now from Gilmore Girls to Fuller House, we thought maybe (please!) Dawson’s Creek would be the next on the list. But Katie Holmes squashed that dream in a recent interview with SiriusXM’s Just Jenny Show.
“I don’t think we’re going to do a reunion,” Holmes admitted when asked.
On the up side, there’s still hope for some reunion pictures, at least, since Holmes did confirmed that she and her Dawson’s Creek costars, James Van Der Beek, Michelle Williams and … read more

Tori Kelly turns 24 today, and even though she’s already accomplished so much, she still continues to rise to the top.
Following her debut album, Unbreakable Smile, which dominated the charts and went platinum in the US after its release last year, people began buzzing about the star’s talent. And since then, she has gone on to win multiple awards, sang a tribute to the year’s fallen stars at the 2016 Emmy Awards, and is now lending her voice to the new animated movie Sing.
So, just who is this blond … read more

When One Direction announced their hiatus last year, each member pledged to focus on his own individual projects. Fast-forward to now, and they’ve made good on that promise by using 2016 as a “building year” to lay the groundwork for their solo breakthroughs.
Though Niall Horan’s recently assured fans that the group’s break is only temporary, it’s clear that he, Harry Styles, Liam Payne, and Louis Tomlinson have big, 1D-less plans in the pipeline. (In other words, don’t expect a reunion … read more

They are talented, they are loved and they came back to make 2016 one special year.
While the past 12 months have had its ups and downs, we’re here to focus on the stars who decided it was finally time to come back on the Hollywood scene in a big way.
Perhaps that’s a new record with smash hit singles. Maybe it’s two famous faces deciding life is better together than it is apart. Yes we’re talking about you Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth. Or could it just be a reality star that is back on the small … read more

Justin Guarini may not be a household name these days, but the American Idol alum is doing pretty well for himself.
The 38-year-old, who was beat out by Kelly Clarkson as the first-ever winner of American Idol, is now making Broadway his home. Though winning the singing competition in 2002 would’ve undoubtedly launched Guarini’s career to superstardom, the singer believes it’s a kind of a good thing that he placed second instead.
“I feel like if I had won that year, I just wouldn’t have … read more