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Oscars could benefit from power of ‘Black Panther’

Oscars could benefit from power of ‘Black Panther’

Can “Black Panther” and Lady Gaga help save the Oscars? The build-up to the Oscars has been a mess, after a ratings decline in 2018 that left organizers scrambling for possible solutions. But Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences members could help out their beleaguered producers Tuesday by nominating more high-profile films that might…MORE

Ariana Grande drops ‘7 rings’

Ariana Grande drops ‘7 rings’

Ariana Grande makes one thing clear in her latest single: She doesn’t need a man. The singer has been on a roll recently, dropping hit after hit. It appears she may have done it again. Grande released “7 rings” on Friday, along with a music video for the song that had amassed more than 12…MORE

R. Kelly’s former manager, James Mason, surrenders to sheriff

R. Kelly’s former manager, James Mason, surrenders to sheriff

James Mason, the former manager for singer R. Kelly, surrendered to authorities in Georgia on Friday, law enforcement officials tell CNN. Mason was wanted on outstanding warrant issued over the summer, according to Keith McBrayer, spokesman for the Henry County Sheriff’s office. He is accused of threatening the father of Joycelyn Savage, one of the…MORE

Marie Kondo doesn’t really want you to throw away your books

Marie Kondo doesn’t really want you to throw away your books

Bibliophiles can turn the page on being mad at Marie Kondo now. The Queen of decluttering has run afoul of some book lovers with her Netflix series, “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo.” Kondo has been spreading her message of minimalism in the home, and her viewpoint of keeping only 30 books wasn’t exactly embraced by…MORE

Gladys Knight gets slammed for Super Bowl gig

Gladys Knight gets slammed for Super Bowl gig

Gladys Knight’s decision to sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl has stirred controversy. The legendary singer is being criticized for agreeing to take the gig in light of some fans boycotting the National Football League over its treatment of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick has not been hired by an…MORE

Molly Ringwald crowns a new teen queen

Molly Ringwald crowns a new teen queen

Molly Ringwald’s name is synonymous with the ’80s and teenage angst. Her three highly successful John Hughes films — “Sixteen Candles” in 1984, “The Breakfast Club” in 1985 and “Pretty in Pink” in 1986 — made her the queen of the decade’s teen film genre. For Ringwald, who currently stars in the film “All These…MORE

Camila Cabello and Cardi B among Grammy performers

Camila Cabello and Cardi B among Grammy performers

The Grammy Awards are going to be filled with showstopping performances. The Recording Academy announced some of the artists scheduled to take the stage at next month’s ceremony. Camila Cabello will be making her Grammy performance debut. She’s also nominated for two awards, best pop solo performance and best pop vocal album. Cardi B will…MORE

Paris Jackson speaks out after treatment facility reports

Paris Jackson speaks out after treatment facility reports

Paris Jackson has responded to reports she’s entered a treatment facility as she deals with her emotional health. The daughter of the late Michael Jackson posted on her official Instagram account Wednesday that “the media is exaggerating per usual.” “Yes i’ve taken a break from work and social media and my phone because it can…MORE

Miley Cyrus uses viral egg to shut down pregnancy speculation

Miley Cyrus uses viral egg to shut down pregnancy speculation

Miley Cyrus wants you to focus on an egg, but not hers. The singer shot down reports Wednesday that she and her new husband, Liam Hemsworth, are expecting. And she did it apparently using the egg that broke Kylie Jenner’s Instagram record. “I’m not ‘ Egg-xpecting’ but it’s ‘Egg-celent’ to hear everyone is so ‘…MORE

This is what Cardi B has to say about the government shutdown

This is what Cardi B has to say about the government shutdown

Cardi B is upset and worried. And she wants the world to know. In a profanity-laced video, the rapper on Wednesday night addressed the government shutdown that has gone on for 26 days — the longest in the nation’s history. “I just wanna remind you that it’s been a little bit over three weeks,” she…MORE