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Robin Roberts Writing Book About Her Struggle With Bone Marrow Disease
Good Morning America host Robin Roberts has been pretty open about her battle with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), a rare bone marrow disease that she was diagnosed with in June of 2012. Her sister eventually donated blood marrow for a transplant, and during the subsequent procedure and time off, the TV host openly blogged about her hopes and feelings. Now, she has plans to turn her emotional story into a book
Beyonce's Grown Woman Leaks Online
News that Beyoncé would be delaying her new single hit the airwaves last month. The track was initially supposed to be released on April 8, but now the singer’s newest has leaked online. The track is called “Grown Woman,” and if that sounds familiar, it’s because Pepsi was the first to get its hands on the track and release tidbits of the song as part of a commercial.
Linkin Park's Chester Bennington Joins Stone Temple Pilots As Vocalist
In what may be this week’s most bizarre news, Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington has signed on to be the lead singer of the Stone Temple Pilots. He’ll be pulling double duty as a lead vocalist between Linkin Park and the STP live tour gig. The band confirmed the news on Monday, after a weekend gig at the KROQ Weenie Roast in Los Angeles featured the singer performing with the veteran band.
Watch Miguel Leg Drop A Woman In The Face At Billboard Music Awards
Well, this stunt couldn’t have gone worse. Pop singer Miguel was performing at the Billboard Music Awards last night when he decided to jump from the stage he was on to a nearby stage. The distance between the two platforms was a very makeable span, but unfortunately, he couldn’t quite generate enough airtime to clear the heads of two women.
Demi Lovato Steps Into Director's Chair For New Music Video
Demi Lovato’s always been one to dabble. She’s worked as an actress on Sonny With a Chance, put together several hit albums as a singer, and even became a judge and mentor on Fox’s The X Factorthis past year. While that seems like a lot for a 20-year-old to accomplish, she certainly isn’t finished trying new things. Recently, Lovato confirmed that she recently stepped into the director’s chair to try her hand at creating a music video.
Watch Nicki Minaj Shake It For Lil Wayne At The Billboard Music Awards
The Billboard Music Awards are often a bit of a snoozefest. Between Justin Bieber get booed and this lap dance, however, last night was anything but pedestrian and ordinary. Here’s to hoping all future ceremonies have this much spark. Lord knows viewers at home will take it, as will Lil Wayne.
Watch This Crowd Help A Canadian Singer With US National Anthem
Immediately after the incident, Normand took to Twitter to apologize and thank the crowd for their support. More often than not, she performs in French and obviously, hasn’t had a whole lot of exposure to “The Star-Spangled Banner”. Consequently, there’s really no reason to give her a hard time over this. Here’s to hoping she learns the song and returns to a big stage to nail it the next time around.
One Track Sunday: Kanye West Debuts Creepy Single New Slaves
Kanye West has had a pretty big weekend. Not only did he appear as the musical guest during this week’s Saturday Night Live finale, he also premiered the video for the brand new track, “New Slaves,” in various cities across the world. On Friday night, 66 cities across the world, including domestic cities like Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York and other cities, including Toronto and Berlin, were privy the brand new track.
New Britney Spears Track Leaked Early
We’ve known for a little while now that Britney Spears is working on a new album, which will be produced by her pal will.i.am. That isn’t the only musical endeavor she’s busy dealing with, however. The 31-year-old singer has also recorded a track for the upcoming Smurfs 2 flick, and a early demo of that track found its way online earlier this week. You can catch it, above.
See The Topless Bea Arthur Painting That Sold For Almost $2 Million
Bea Arthur might not be the first Hollywood actress people think of when the word topless comes up, but back in 1991, acclaimed artist John Currin decided to imagine the no-nonsense Golden Girls star in such a state. He procured a photograph, mentally removed the top and painted as accurate of a representation as he could. Not surprisingly, the result turned out to be some combination of jarring and beautiful.
Ol Dirty Bastard And Eazy-E Will Rock The Bells In Hologram Form
Rock the Bells is a traveling hip-hop festival featuring alternative musical names and faces in the genre, which explains why two rappers would be chosen to be turned into holograms for the show. This year, groups and artists including Jurassic 5, Wu-Tang Clan, Kid Cudi, Talib Kweli, Common, Hit-Boy and many, many more are expected to appear on the Rock the Bells stage in September and October.
Lady Antebellum's New Album Tops Charts, Great Gatsby Soundtrack 2nd In Debut
This week’s news has featured plenty of The Great Gatsby, which is why it shouldn't surprise anyone that the film is also heating up the music sphere.
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