Actress Jaime Pressly, known to many for her role in My Name Is Earl, was arrested Wednesday night in Santa Monica on suspicion of driving under the influence. Jaime Pressly was reportedly stopped by police at 11 p.m. for a traffic violation, and was given a field sobriety test. The 33-year-old failed to pass the [...]
Yes, the Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal break up news is true, and no, they have not reconciled. To some, Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal’s break up doesn’t seem that odd, as the two seemed to be a strange pair to begin with. However, the fact that Swift and Gyllenhaal don’t seem too similar doesn’t change the fact that many fans are upset over the stars’ break up. As you might imagine, age was a major factor.
Ted Williams, a homeless man in Columbus, Ohio, rocketed to notoriety when a video of his “golden radio voice” went viral. Check out Ted Williams’ homeless performance in the video below, as recorded by a Columbus Dispatch reporter. As Ted Williams explains, he began training his voice at the age of 14 and enjoyed creating scenes in the “theater of the mind,” a way of defining radio. In the video, Ted Williams says that he hopes one day he will be discovered, and it appears that day is here; with all the attention Ted Williams has been getting, he may be homeless no more.
Actress Vivica Fox, known for roles in films such as Independence Day, revealed she is engaged to Omar “Slim” White. Omar “Slim” White is a 27-year-old club promoter and he proposed to Fox on December 26. Omar “Slim” White proposed in style, with an 8-carat ring during the couple’s stay at Miami Beach’s Ritz Carlton.
Bruno Mars rang in 2011 in style, performing at the Renaissance Hotel in New York City, in a set that featured some of his hottest tracks as well as those of his idols. Notable covers included Prince’s “Kiss” and Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean,” which you can see in the video below. In addition to Bruno [...]
Christie Brinkley has been keeping a bit of a low profile lately, but that may be changing, as she is on the cover of the newest issue of Prevention magazine. In it, the model shares some of her beauty secrets and also gives insight into her romantic life. Christie Brinkley went through a well-publicized divorce with Peter Cook in 2008 and was previously married to Billy Joel, so it’s safe to say she has some emotional experience. According to an interview with Brinkley, the key to getting through tough times is merely focusing on the positive.
Carol Channing was one of many celebrities – including Merle Haggard, Steven Tyler, Gwen Stefani and James Taylor – invited to perform at the Kennedy Center Honors, and we’ve got the pictures to prove it! In the pictures below, you can see Carol Channing as she arrived for the Kennedy Center Honors dinner. In addition, we’ve got a video clip of Carol Channing with Angela Lansbury and Chita Rivera doing some pre-performance warm-up. Check it out!
Elton John and David Furnish expanded their family with a son, Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John, born on Christmas Day. Elton John and David Furnish confirmed the adoption Monday from an unidentified surrogate mother.
Yes, the Aretha Franklin death story is not real. Despite rumors of Aretha Franklin being dead, she is definitely still alive. However, the Aretha Franklin death story is not going away easily.
If you’re waiting to hear what The Maine’s upcoming digital box set holds, check out the acoustic version of “Saving Grace” below! “Saving Grace” is one of the Maine’s most underrated songs, and the acoustic version of the track is haunting and emotional, with sparse instrumentation and subdued vocals. Listen to the “Saving Grace” acoustic track below!
As we reported earlier, Natalie Portman is now pregnant and engaged to Benjamin Millepied. The two met on the set of Portman’s latest film, Black Swan, as Benjamin Millepied is a dancer who choreographed the film. Given that not many readers had heard of Benjamin Millepied prior to his engagement to Natalie Portman, we felt compelled to provide some information.
Talk about two big Christmas presents! Natalie Portman has been blessed with a child and a future husband this holiday season. In addition to Natalie Portman being pregnant, a representative for the Black Swan star revealed that she and Benjamin Millepied are engaged.
Teena Marie, who broke barriers as the first successful white act in Motown history, died Sunday. She was 54. Teena Marie was known as the “Ivory Queen of Soul” because of her success in soul music, where her expressive voice and uplifting energy made her a star.
Landon Donovan has made plenty of headlines before, but this time, the news isn’t so good. Donovan filed for divorce from his wife, actress Bianca Kajlich, Tuesday. Donovan cited irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split from Kajlich, from whom he has requested legal fees and spousal support.
In what could be an early Christmas present for Enrique Iglesias fans, Bloginity is bringing you the premiere of Enrique Iglesias’ “Tonight (I’m Lovin’ You)” video – check it out below! The track features Ludacris and is pretty spicy, so get to watching!
DJ Cipha Sounds is a favorite on-air personality in the New York area, but he made plenty of enemies recently with an insensitive comment about Haitian women. However, it sounds as though Cipha Sounds got off easy, as many leaders of the Haitian community were calling for Cipha Sounds to be fired. All of the controversy surrounds a broadcast in which Cipha Sounds said, “the reason I’m HIV negative is because I don’t mess with Haitian girls.”
The Lonely Island is back! This time, the legendary group brings in Akon for the hilarious “I Just Had Sex” – check it out in the video below. The Lonely Island’s “I Just Had Sex” video is a star-studded one, with cameos from John McEnroe, Jessica Alba and Blake Lively. “I Just Had Sex” also features the vocal skills of Akon on the hook, just one of many high-profile guests The Lonely Island has had on a track.
Shelley Malil, known for a small role in 40-Year Old Virgin, was sentenced to life in prison today for stabbing his ex-girlfriend in August 2008. Malil played Haziz in 40-Year Old Virgin, which starred Steve Carell and hit theaters three years prior to the stabbing. Malil will be eligible for parole in nine to ten years.
In a nod to the way Facebook has changed the online world, Mark Zuckerberg has been named Time Person of the Year. Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Facebook, is the second youngest Time Person of the Year; only Charles Lindbergh was younger.
It’s a good thing that Diddy doesn’t really need to make any money from records at this point, because if he were an unknown artist, this isn’t the type of material that would secure a deal.
In our never-ending mission to bring you the best music from every corner of the globe, Bloginity is proud to present the live version of White Lies – “Bigger Than Us.” The epic track is a magical fusion of dance-punk, indie rock and pop that roars along without stopping for breath.
When Take Me Home Tonight hits theaters on March 4, 2011, you’ll see Topher Grace all but reprising his role as Eric Forman, as the actor portrays a college grad with potential who isn’t quite going anywhere. The role is rounded out by a harsh father and an overly confident mother (who tells Grace to be an astronaut). But when his dream girl rolls back into town, Grace then decides he’s going to fake the good life to win her over. Check out the Take Me Home Tonight trailer below if that doesn’t quite make sense.
Farmer’s Daughter boasts a modern folk feel and an accessible country vibe, and is a good indicator that Crystal Bowersox’s time in the spotlight is not yet over. Bowersox’s sense of when to allow the band to tag along and when to go solo makes all of the tracks work well, and she doesn’t fall into the trap of trying to do too much or too little. Even if you’re not a fan of country, give Farmer’s Daughter a shot.
All in all, Love Letter has a few absurd moments, but overall, it’s full of classic R. Kelly. Love Letter has a fair amount of sure-to-be hit singles, and features a lot of catchy songs and smooth R&B rhythms. Although every track isn’t the most original, Love Letter finds R. Kelly branching out with success on several tracks and is worth a listen.
It looks as though Craig Owens has put the “destroy” in Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows. The singer fulfilled the first portion of his new band’s name in a car accident Sunday, although Owens escaped mostly uninjured. Craig Owens shared the news that his car was totalled, but that he only suffered a cut under his right eye.