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The list of Grammy performers keeps on growing

The list of Grammy performers keeps on growing

The list of performers at the 2020 Grammy Awards just keeps getting longer. Music’s biggest night has a star-studded lineup that includes Billie Eilish and Lizzo, who will each make their Grammys stage debut. In her first live performance since 2018, Demi Lovato will take the stage. “I told you the next time you’d hear…MORE

Dwayne Johnson opens up about his dad’s ‘quick’ death and thanks supporters

Dwayne Johnson opens up about his dad’s ‘quick’ death and thanks supporters

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson says he is “full of gratitude” for the love and support he’s received in the wake of his father’s death. The actor’s legendary pro-wrestling father, Rocky Johnson, passed away last week at age 75. The younger Johnson posted an almost eight-minute video Sunday on his official Instagram account in which he…MORE

Robert De Niro presented the case for activism by actors and athletes

Robert De Niro presented the case for activism by actors and athletes

Robert De Niro and LeBron James might seem like an unlikely team, but both have offered clear messages about celebrities speaking out about politics: Just because I’m famous doesn’t mean I’m not entitled to an opinion. The actor made that case Sunday as he picked up the Screen Actors Guild’s life-achievement award, and the NBA…MORE

Madonna cancels another ‘Madame X’ concert, citing medical reasons

Madonna cancels another ‘Madame X’ concert, citing medical reasons

Madonna has canceled another concert on her “Madame X” tour, as she battles an undisclosed ailment. In the latest setback to her current tour — which has been blighted by delays and cancellations — tickets holders who arrived at Sunday’s show in Lisbon, Portugal were greeted with a message informing them that it would not…MORE

Radiohead launches ‘public library’ of rare EPs

Radiohead launches ‘public library’ of rare EPs

Fans can now “creep” up on some hard-to-find Radiohead songs. On Monday the British band announced via Twitter that it was launching a “public library” which would act as an online archive for Radiohead. The archive resides on their official site and includes rare EPs. Users are able to curate their lists of all things…MORE

Let’s not project our feelings onto Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt

Let’s not project our feelings onto Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt

Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt shared a few laughs and showed common courtesy at the SAG Awards. Now there are calls for the friendly exes to reunite. This is why we can’t have nice things. It started during the show, particularly as Pitt accepted his award for outstanding performance by a male actor in a…MORE

‘Parasite’ opens important door for foreign language films with SAG win

‘Parasite’ opens important door for foreign language films with SAG win

In the end, the infectious draw of “Parasite” won over the members of the Screen Actors Guild. The cast of South Korean film “Parasite” was honored at Sunday’s SAG Awards with the best ensemble award, making history as the first foreign language film to earn the award — a door-opening accomplishment. “I’m so honored to…MORE

Joaquin Phoenix honors Heath Ledger in SAG Awards speech

Joaquin Phoenix honors Heath Ledger in SAG Awards speech

Heath Ledger is gone but certainly not forgotten. At Sunday’s SAG Awards, the late actor received a heartfelt shout out from actor Joaquin Phoenix as the “Joker” star accepted the award for best performance by a male actor in a leading role. Ledger famously portrayed the comic book villain in 2008’s “The Dark Knight” and…MORE