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  • Pop legend Michael Jackson tops Forbes list of highest-earning dead celebrities October 16, 2014

    New York: Five years after his death, singer Michael Jackson is generating a fortune and is the top-earning dead celebrity, raking in an estimated $140 million in the past year for his estate, Forbes said on Wednesday. He earned more than twice as much as singer Elvis Presley, who died in...
  • Exrapper pleads guilty in New York tax fraud case July 2, 2014

    Albany: A rapper from the 1990s hiphop group 3rd Bass has pleaded guilty in Albany County Court to failing to pay state income taxes. Peter Nash, whose stage name was "Prime Minister Pete Nice," released three albums with 3rd Bass between 1989 and 1991, two of which went gold. "Pop Goes...
  • Nigerian pop singer offers her virginity to militant group Boko Haram in exchange for the 200 kidnapped school girls June 26, 2014

    A 23yearold Nigerian pop singer has offered her virginity to the militant group Boko Haram in exchange for the kidnapped Chibok girls. "They are between 12 and15 year old girls for Christ sake. I am older and more experienced. Even if 10 to12 men have to take me every night,...
  • 'There were no guests at his kid's birthday party': The latest book by Michael Jackson's bodyguards tells a bittersweet story about the pop star's secluded life June 16, 2014

    The following article is a compilation of excerpts and observations from the latest book titled, 'Remember The Time: Protecting Michael Jackson In His Final Days', written by his former security guards, Bill Whitfield and Javon Beard, with Tanner Colby. Hounded by the tabloid media, Michael Jackson spent his final years moving...
  • Watch: Psy, Snoop Dogg get drunk, dance amidst Seoul riots and party with Korean aunties in the new music video 'Hangover' June 10, 2014

    You are most likely one of the 2 billion people who have clicked on Korean pop star Psy's 2012 hit 'Gangnam Style'. The song, which went on to make YouTube history with over 2 billion hits, has been the favourite of dance clubs, parties and clubs across the world. Now, the...
  • Olly Murs beats Bruno Mars and Rihanna, named most played pop star of 2013 June 4, 2014

    London: Singer Olly Murs has been named the most played pop star of 2013. The former 'X Factor' runner up saw off competition from the likes of Bruno Mars, Pink, Rihanna and Katy Perry to top the chart, compiled by music royalty body Phonographic Performance Ltd, reported Daily Mirror. The...
  • Beyonce sings 'Happy B'day' for a fan during concert February 27, 2014

    London: Pop star Beyonce Knowles stopped her show in Birmingham to sing 'Happy birthday' for one of her fans. Shehnaz Khan, the fan, shot the video and shared it on YouTube. In the clip, the 32-year-old can be seen asking her back-up dancers to stop performing after spotting Khan standing in the...
  • Singer Pink to debut at Oscars February 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Pink will grace the stage at the Academy Awards for the first time. The Grammy winner will make a special appearance at the 86th annual Academy Awards March 2 here. However, it is not yet known if she will be performing at the event or if she...
  • Watch: Beyonce Knowles in the remix of 'Drunken in love' February 16, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Beyonce Knowles recently released the remix version of her song 'Drunken in love' with rapper Kanye West. The new remix premiered Friday on angiereview.com, reports eonline.com. Other than the beats and West's lyrics, the song is essentially the same, with Beyonce and Jay Z's lyrics afterwards...
  • Miley Cyrus unable to find her engagement ring February 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus says she has no idea about the whereabouts of her engagement ring, which her exfiance Liam Hemsworth gave her. The couple broke off their engagement in September 2013. According to dailymail.co.uk, the 21yearold, who features as the SpringSummer cover girl of Love magazine, was questioned about...
  • Miley Cyrus gets nervous on red carpet February 1, 2014

    London: Pop star Miley Cyrus says she gets nervous on the red carpet. The 21yearold singer says she only sticks her tongue out when she gets her picture taken because she gets embarrassed at being the centre of attention, reported Femalefirst. "Its because don't like getting my picture taken, I kind...
  • People worked me into the ground for their personal gain: Lady Gaga January 7, 2014

    London: Pop star Lady Gaga says her hip injury last year, made her realise that she had many fake friends, who used her for personal gain. The 27yearold singer was forced to cancel most of her North American dates for the Born This Way Ball tour in order to undergo surgery...
  • Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez to reconcile? January 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop stars Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have sparked rumours of their reconciliation after Bieber posted their intimate photo on the web following a date. The pair was spotted test driving a Segway in Bieber's home neighbourhood of Calabasa, California, Jan 2, and the 'Boyfriend' singer then posted a...
  • Music roundup: 'The Beatles' are back to soothe your nerves December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Music is driven by stories, something I witnessed this week. A song never gets old and music is never forgotten. All Sunday to Saturday were surrounded with acoustic, rock, pop, a little bit of jazz, folk and of course the country music. The happenings were such. This is our second...
  • Miley Cyrus, Arias murder trial top Yahoo's 2013 searches December 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Pop singer Miley Cyrus and the trial of boyfriendkiller Jodi Arias dominated Yahoo's (YHOO.O) online searches in 2013, the web search engine said on Tuesday, while rapperproducer duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis dominated music streams on Spotify. Cyrus, 21, generated the most overall searches on Yahoo this year, overtaking...
  • Justin Bieber told to clean graffiti from Australian hotel November 29, 2013

    Melbourne: Pop Star Justin Bieber has been asked to clean up the spray painted wall in a Queensland hotel which he graffitied with his entourage. According to ABC report, Bieber was asked to clean up the wall done at the QT Hotel in Surfers Paradise early yesterday morning and posted...
  • Miley Cyrus wants exboyfriend Liam Hemsworth at her birthday November 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus is hoping to celebrate her birthday with exboyfriend Liam Hemsworth. Cyrus turns 21 Nov 23. Cyrus and Hemsworth, 23, who ended their romance Sep 16, are now on good terms and the former is hoping to get an ultimate birthday gift from Hemsworth, reports showbizspy.com. "Liam...
  • Justin Bieber smashes car door at paparazzi November 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: Teen pop sensation Justin Bieber lashed out at photographers in Argentina by pushing his car door open to smash them as they jostled for shots while he left a local sushi joint. The 19yearold star, who is currently on his South American tour, later mellowed out and waved to...
  • Miley Cyrus makes late night calls to exboyfriend Liam Hemsworth November 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus has reportedly been making late night phone calls to exboyfriend, actor Liam Hemsworth. The 20yearold has been trying to prove that she has moved on, but a source close to her says it's not easy for her to restrain her pain, reports hollywoodlife.com. "She's still very...
  • Justin Bieber gets in trouble for defacing a wall in Brazil November 7, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber is the subject of a complaint filed against him with Brazilian authorities for allegedly scrawling graffiti on the wall of an abandoned hotel in Rio de Janeiro, police said Wednesday. Officers were sent to the singer's hotel to ask him to explain his...
  • Miley Cyrus' tattoo is inspired from her grandmother November 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus has got another tattoo and this one is inspired by her grandmother. The 20yearold posted a picture on microblogging website Twitter with the caption: "Because I am her favourite and she is mine." Cyrus confirmed that the tattoo is of her 'mammie' after a fan asked...
  • Katy Perry: My ideal date is just dinner and a movie, it's so normal November 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Katy Perry does not like the media attention around her relationship with boyfriend John Mayer as she wants to date like a normal person. The 'Roar' hitmaker said she likes to go on hikes, movie and dinner dates with Mayer, reported People magazine. "I want to have a...
  • Bruno Mars to perform at 2013 MTV European Music Awards November 2, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Bruno Mars is the latest addition to the starstudded lineup of performers at 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards. This would be second time for Mars taking to the stage of MTV EMAs after his stint in 2011, reported Ace Showbiz. For the upcoming show, Mars is going...
  • Miley Cyrus, Lindsay Lohan party together October 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus and troubled star Lindsay Lohan were spotted hanging out together at a club. 27yearold Lohan, who has been keeping a low profile since she walked out of a California rehab facility after serving a courtordered 90day treatment stint for substance abuse issues, stopped by...
  • Folk songs have larger appeal: Falguni Pathak October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Falguni Pathak, who brought a new flavour to pop music in the late 1990s with her romantic songs, has also made several people groove to her folk numbers replete with dandiya beats. She says folk music has a larger appeal in the country. For a long time, Pathak, 42,...
  • Singer Selena Gomez falls off the stage October 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Selena Gomez took a tumble while performing at a concert in Fairfax, Virginia. The 21yearold was performing on her track 'Slow down'. When she joined her dancers in a routine, trying to get the crowd going, she fell off, reports contactmusic.com. Gomez misjudged how close she was to...
  • People think more about my breakup than I do: Miley Cyrus October 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus says that she barely thinks about her split from actor Liam Hemsworth and it is others who talk more than her. The former 'Hannah Montana' star began dating Hemsworth after they met on the set of 'The Last Song' in 2009 and got engaged in...
  • I was raped at knifepoint, says Madonna October 5, 2013

    New York: 'Queen of Pop' Madonna has revealed that she was raped at knifepoint in New York while she was still struggling to make it big as a singer. The 55yearold singer opened up about the horrific incident in a guest column of the November issue of Harper's Bazaar. "New York wasn't...
  • Madonna gets affectionate with exhusband Sean Penn September 27, 2013

    New York: Pop star Madonna greeted exhusband Sean Penn with an unusually affectionate embrace when they met at a party here. They were married for four years before parting ways in 1989. But they looked like a new couple at the party organised by Steven Klein, reports dailymail.co.uk. Madonna was dressed in...