Archive for February 24th, 2011

Digest: Jennifer Lopez to Debut New Video on ‘American Idol’; Marilyn Manson Drummer Quits After 15 Years

February 24th, 2011
Jennifer Lopez to Debut Video on 'American Idol'The music video for Jennifer Lopez's new single "On the Floor" will debut during the March 3rd episode of American Idol Apparently one of the major perks of becoming a judge on the show is that you get to promote your latest record...

Beyoncé Criticized for ‘Blackface’ Photo Shoot

February 24th, 2011
Beyoncé has been in scores of edgy fashion-forward photo and video shoots -- but some critics are scratching their heads over a spread in the March issue of french fashion mag L'Officiel Paris In honor of the mag's 90th anniversary and in tribute to Nigerian musician Fela Kuti...

Digest: Lindsey Buckingham Honored by ASCAP; Def Jam Signs Major Deal With App Developer

February 24th, 2011
Lindsey Buckingham Honored by ASCAPLindsey Buckingham will receive the ASCAP Golden Note Award at the non-profit artist rights organization's I Create Music expo in Los Angeles in April Buckingham is being honored for his work as a solo artist and as a member of Fleetwood Mac [Billboard]Island Def Jam Signs...

Beyoncé, Mariah Carey and Usher Performed at Qaddafi Family Parties

February 24th, 2011
According to reports by the New York Times and a document obtained by WikiLeaks several pop stars including Mariah Carey Beyoncé Usher and Lionel Richie have taken lucrative gigs performing for the members of Libyan dictator Muammar al-Qaddafi's family Photos Mariah Carey Gets Sexy For AtlantaYesterday the Times reported that...

U2 Will Headline Glastonbury Festival

February 24th, 2011
U2 have been announced as the headliner for the first night of the 2011 Glastonbury festival one of the world's largest outdoor music events The band will join Coldplay and Beyoncé at the top of the festival's bill which will take place June 24th-26th in Somerset England Photos Three Decades...

‘American Idol’ Recap: An Equal and Opposite Reaction

February 24th, 2011
The two singers who've held on for all the wrong reasons finally got the shaft last night Surprisingly Ashley Sullivan's exit wasn't the train wreck Chris Medina was also sent on his way last night Idol had a complex way of dealing with the two strangest most moving contestants this season...

Exclusive: Clarence Clemons Opens Up About Health Problems, Future of E Street Band

February 24th, 2011
Towards the end of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band's 2009 world tour fans noticed that saxophonist Clarence Clemons looked like he was having a rough time He often sat through much of the show and seemed to have difficulty getting on and off the stage "That last tour was...