George Michael, Kate Bush, White Stripes and 2023 Hall of Fame Ballot – Rolling Stone

The nominations of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s Class of 2023 are in, and the list features George Michael, Kate Bush, Missy Elliott, the White Stripes, Sheryl Crow, Iron Maiden, Joy Division/New Order, Cyndi Lauper, Willie Nelson, Rage Against the Machine, Soundgarden, the Spinners, A Tribe Called Quest, and Warren Zevon. The top … Read more

Oscars 2023: The Academy lets Andrea Riseborough keep her nomination

Comment on this story comment The matter is finally settled: Andrea Riseborough will be allowed to keep her Oscar nomination. Following a week of controversy, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences met Tuesday to assess whether the intense social media campaign contributing to Riseborough’s surprising best-actress nod for “To Leslie,” a little-seen independent … Read more

‘Laverne & Shirley’ actor Cindy Williams dies at 75

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cindy Williams, who was among the most recognizable stars in America in the 1970s and 80s for her role as Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the beloved sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died, her family said Monday. Williams died in Los Angeles at age 75 on Wednesday after a brief … Read more

MrBeast helps 1,000 blind people see again by sponsoring cataract surgeries

CNN — YouTube superstar MrBeast is making the world clearer – for at least 1,000 people. The content creator’s latest stunt is paying for cataract removal for 1,000 people who were blind or near-blind but could not afford the surgery. “We’re curing a thousand people’s blindness,” says MrBeast – real name Jimmy Donaldson – in … Read more

Tom Verlaine, Singer and Guitarist of Television, Dead at 73 – Rolling Stone

Tom Verlaine, singer and guitarist for punk legends Television who crafted the band’s 1977 masterpiece marquee moonhas died at the age of 73. Jesse Paris Smith, the daughter of Patti Smith, confirmed Verlaine’s death following a “brief illness” to rolling stones on Saturday. “He died peacefully in New York City, surrounded by close friends. His … Read more

‘GMA3’ anchors Amy Robach and T.J. Holmes depart ABC after reported romantic relationship

New York CNN — TJ Holmes and Amy Robach, the anchors of the third hour of ABC’s flagship morning show “Good Morning America,” are leaving ABC News, network president Kim Godwin announced to staff in a memo Friday evening. “I know that this has been a distraction for so many of us, but let’s not … Read more

What’s Coming to Netflix in February 2023

Illustration by What’s on Netflix Welcome to the most comprehensive look ahead at all the new releases set to hit Netflix throughout the year’s shortest month. We’ll cover all the US additions planned for the month, whether new Netflix Originals or licensed titles from Netflix’s partners.  This list will be constantly added to over the … Read more

TikTok star Randy Gonzalez dies at 35 from stage four colon cancer

TikTok star Randy Gonzalez dies at 35 from stage four colon cancer… nine months after revealing diagnosis His death comes after a hard-fought battle with stage 4 colon cancer, which he revealed to his more than 15.4 million TikTok followers in April He was given only two or three years to live in 2021, but … Read more

Taylor Swift concert fiasco leads to U.S. Senate grilling for Ticketmaster

WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) – US senators slammed Live Nation Entertainment’s lack of transparency and inability to block bot purchases of tickets on Tuesday, in a hearing called after a major fiasco involving ticket sales for Taylor Swift’s upcoming concert tour. Live Nation Entertainment Inc (LYV.N) subsidiary Ticketmaster, which has been unpopular with fans for … Read more

Sharon Stone is surprise guest during Sam Smith performance

One could assume Sharon Stone followed her basic instincts when appearing on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. The Oscar-nominated actress joined the sketch comedy show’s musical guest, Sam Smith, for their performance of “Gloria,” in which Stone’s acting was subtle. Stone, 64, laid down for part of the performance and then sat up and dramatically … Read more