Taylor Swift Super Saturday Night Concert airs Friday on DirecTV

AT&T Audience Network and Direc TV will present Taylor Swift‘s Super Saturday Night Concert, an intimate, performance event on Friday night. The concert, taped February 4 in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI, is DirecTV’s 12th annual Super Saturday Night event, and the first to feature Taylor. The event is part of AT&T’s exclusive multi-year, multi-faceted deal with the 10-time Grammy winner, which features performances, content and unique fan experiences. The songs featured in the special include: […]

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Stars react to the death of Chester Bennington of Linkin Park

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington was found dead in his L.A. home on Thursday morning.  He was 41. His death is being investigated as a suicide, police sources tell ABC Radio.  The band was due to kick off a tour in September in support of their new album, One More Light. Many of Chester’s famous fans took to Twitter to express their condolences. Here’s a roundup of some of their reactions: Chainsmokers: RIP The legend Chester. You were were […]

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Ryan Seacrest officially signs on as host of ABC’s American Idol reboot

Seacrest…in!  Kelly Ripa made the news official Thursday morning on Live with Kelly and Ryan: Ryan Seacrest is the new host of ABC’s reboot of American Idol. “I’m happy to confirm, I can confirm with absolute confirmation, that Ryan Seacrest is returning for the host of American Idol!” said Kelly.  Then, realizing her error, she said, “Let me try that one more time.  Ryan Seacrest is returning as the host of American Idol! “Absolutely, without a doubt,” Ryan agreed. “I’m so excited. It’s gonna be the […]

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Harry Styles tells The Tonight Show’s Jimmy Fallon he became “emotional” while filming Dunkirk

Harry Styles stopped by The Tonight Show on Wednesday to plug the World War II drama Dunkirk, in which he makes his acting debut, and told host Jimmy Fallon that it was an “emotional” experience. The film has gotten rave reviews, and Harry thinks people will have an easy time relating to it. “There’s no like crazy back stories to any of the characters, really. I think they’re a relatively blank slate,” he says. “And it means when you’re watching it, […]

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Adam Lambert approves of Katy Perry as an American Idol judge, says new music is more “glam rock”

While Adam Lambert says he hasn’t been invited to participate in ABC’s reboot of American Idol, he’s all for Katy Perry serving as one of the judges on the show.  “I think she’ll fit in nicely,” he says. “I think she’ll be great. She’s honest. She has a lot of history with the show,” Adam tells the Toronto Sun of his friend Katy. “She’s kind of been a guest on it about a dozen times. She was actually a guest on it […]

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John Mayer, designer? He says, “I would love to do it in the future”

When he’s not making music or touring, John Mayer is indulging his fashion obsession, checking out and collecting cutting edge, obscure and high-fashion brands and trends.  Does that mean he’d like to start his own fashion line one day, as so many of his music colleagues have done?  Well, maybe. Speaking to GQ, John says he doesn’t know if he wants to “create things in fashion.”  “I don’t know if I’d be an asset to it,” he says, adding, ” I […]

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Delete your Twitter: @EdSheeran is no more

Ed Sheeran recently said he didn’t read Twitter anymore because he was tired of all the hate.  Now he’s exercised the nuclear option: on Monday, he deleted his entire account. Ed got rid of the account the day after he appeared on Game of Thrones, a cameo which prompted numerous not-very-nice comments from viewers.  In fact, many expressed their desire to have Arya Stark kill him. Thankfully, Ed is still front and center on Instagram.  He recently shared […]

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No, Taylor Swift is NOT leaving her apartment hidden in a giant suitcase

Yes, Taylor Swift likes her privacy, but no, she is not having her security detail smuggle her out of her New York City apartment in a giant suitcase. Splash News photo service caused a commotion yesterday by putting out a photo of burly guys lugging a big black case out of Taylor’s apartment, and captioning it, “Taylor Swift being transported in a huge suitcase from her Tribeca apartment into her truck.” However, a Splash News representative then told Spin later on […]

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Five and done: Louis Tomlinson gets his record deal

The solo careers of every member of One Direction are now officially set: Variety reports that Louis Tomlinson, the only current or former member who didn’t have a solo deal, has joined Epic Records. Epic is a division of Sony, which is also the parent company of Simon Cowell‘s Syco Records, who signed One Direction after their X Factor stint.  Harry Styles and ex-1D member ZAYN are also signed to divisions of Sony, albeit different ones, while Niall Horan and Liam Payne are under the Universal Music Group umbrella. Epic Records president Sylvia […]

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More Prince videos hit Vevo

Last week, videos by Prince — including some live concert videos — finally made their debut on Vevo.  Today, four more clips from the late legend are available on the video platform: “I Wanna Be Your Lover,” “Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad,” “Dirty Mind” and ‘Uptown.” 1979’s “I Wanna Be Your Lover” was the first single from Prince’s self-titled second album, and was his first U.S. hit, reaching #11 on the chart.  1980’s “Why You […]

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