Posts tagged "Bruce Springsteen"

Kanye West’s Surprise Times Square Performance for World AIDS Day Was Amazing

With Bono still recovering from his cycling accident that left him with some serious injuries last month, the World AIDS Day concert held last night in Times Square got a huge surprise performer in Bono’s stead: Kanye West.

Yeezus is a groundbreaking artist and an amazing live performer, and he didn’t hold back…

Kaitlyn Laurie / December 2, 2014

Watch: Rihanna Sparkles as She Performs Alongside Eminem Honoring Veterans at Concert for Valor

Rihanna was shining bright like a diamond as she performed alongside Eminem at HBO’s Concert for Valor last night in Washington D.C. Watch the pop songstress’ amazing performance of “Diamond”, “Stay”, and “Monster” with Eminem!

Earlier this week, Riri was at the White House professing her love for Scandal’s Olivia Pope in the best

Kaitlyn Laurie / November 12, 2014

Obama, Spielberg, Kardashian? Kim Attends Fundraiser Honoring the President

Well, she did just open up about her thoughts on racism and discrimination, so perhaps Kim Kardashian is a humanitarian at heart.

The not-yet-married reality star attended a star-studded gala honoring President Barack Obama last night and joined Hollywood heavyweights, including Steven Spielberg, Liam Neeson, Barbra Streisand and Bruce Springsteen at the USC Shoah Foundation’…

Barbara DeFranco / May 8, 2014

A Patriotic Playlist for Your Fourth of July Party

Today, the United States of America turns 237 years old.
To mark our country’s birthday, Americans everywhere will celebrate — from camping trips, country fairs and backyard barbecues, to beach bumming and star gazing as sparklers light up the night sky.
However you chose to honor our founding fathers, music is a must. For what’s a…

Cory Lopez / July 4, 2013

‘Showbiz Tonight’ And Celebuzz Countdown: The Top 5 Things We Can’t Wait To See At The Grammys

With just one day to go before the biggest night of music — the Grammys — there are so many things to look forward to.

From the live performances to the red carpet, AJ Hammer of Showbiz Tonight counts down the top five things we can’t wait to see on Sunday.

Arisa Murai / February 9, 2013

Lady Gaga Poses With Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen in Intimate Backstage Pics (PHOTOS)

It’s another picture perfect moment for Lady Gaga.

Taking to his Twitter account, celebrity photographer Terry Richardson released a series of never-before-seen snapshots featuring the pop superstar mingling backstage with rock legends Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones and Bruce Springsteen during the final performance of the Stones’ anniversary tour in Newark, N.J., on Dec.

Laura Franco / December 19, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Telethon Raises Nearly $23M: ‘We Urge the Public to Continue to Give,’ Says American Red Cross

The numbers are in.

Friday’s hour-long NBC telethon for Hurricane Sandy victims raised nearly $23 million, the network and the American Red Cross confirmed the next day.

Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together featured performances from New Jersey’s own Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, New Yorkers Christina Aguilera, Billy Joel and guests Tina

Peggy Truong / November 4, 2012

Hurricane Sandy Telethon: Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera, Jon Bon Jovi to Perform on NBC Benefit

Victims and areas affected by Hurricane Sandy will receive some help from some of the music industry’s biggest names on Friday.

NBC Universal announced on Thursday morning that it will hold a one-hour telethon that will include performances from New Jersey natives Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi, New Yorker Billy JoelChristina Aguilera and Sting.

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Peggy Truong / November 1, 2012

Bruce Springsteen Pens Support Letter for Barack Obama: The President ‘Is Our Best Choice’

“We take care of our own,” goes the refrain of a recent Bruce Springsteen song. A shared vision of an America where that’s actually true is why he’s endorsing President Barack Obama for re-election, according to a message the musician wrote to his fans.

On Wednesday, The Boss posted a letter on his

Peggy Truong / October 18, 2012

GOP Veep Pick Paul Ryan vs. Rage Against the Machine: 10 Cases of Politicians’ Unrequited Love for Pop Stars (ANALYSIS)

Newly-minted Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan has been vocal about his love for the music of Rage Against the Machine. Alas, the affair is strictly one-sided. In an op-ed essay published Thursday at RollingStone.com, Rage guitarist Tom Morello made clear that the band, known for its left-leaning lyrics, has little love for the right-wing…

Gary Susman / August 17, 2012

Jimmy Fallon Does ‘Whip My Hair’ (VIDEO)

Willow Smith, you’ve officially hit the big-time.
Jimmy Fallon immortalized Smith’s smash-hit single “Whip My Hair” on his show Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, performing the tune in his oft-adopted guise of whiny-voiced Canadian rock legend Neil Young. And he had a little help, in the form of Bruce Springsteen, who’s apparently reverted…

Celebuzz / November 17, 2010

The Emmys Opening Channels Bruce Springsteen (VIDEO)

The 2010 Emmy Awards opening skit began with a tribute—of sorts—to music legend Bruce Springsteen.
During the Emmys’ opening skit—which included the sublime visions of Jon Hamm and Betty White freak-dancing and Jane Lynch soiling host Jimmy Fallon and 30 Rock actress Tina Fey—an Emmys cast of literally dozens offered their take on the Springstee…

/ August 30, 2010

Lady GaGa Is Gonna Save the Rainforest With Her Freaky Fabulousness (VIDEO)

On occasion, Lady GaGa takes some time off from shocking the general populace with her fashion choices long enough to support a good cause.
The Pantless One gave it her all for the environment at New York’s Carnegie Hall on Thursday night, pitching in for Sting’s annual concert for The Rainforest Fund. Interestingly, the most eyebrow-raising…

Celebuzz / May 14, 2010

BUZZ LINKS: Is Rihanna a Style Thief?

Did Rihanna lift the look for her “Russian Roulette” cover from a professional wrestler? -Wonderwall
Shayne Lamas goes off on her former stepmom Shauna Sand. -The Frisky
Bruce Springsteen’s cousin has been found dead. -Gabby Babble
Stephen King talks about Under the Dome. -PopEater
Marc Anthony is sweating it out. -Celebslam

Celebuzz / October 27, 2009

The Grammy’s: Winners & Performers!

Gwyneth Paltrow’s favorite band Coldplay racked up serious statue numbers at last night’s 51st annual Grammy Awards.
The British band won for Best Rock Album, Song of the Year, and Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals. 
They celebrated their win with a medley performance of their songs “Lost” and “Vida La…

Matt Donnelly / February 9, 2009

Bruce Springsteen Rocks Super Bowl Halftime Crowd

If Jennifer Hudson kicked off Super Bowl XLIII on a touching note, then Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band’s halftime show provided a raucous, upbeat release for the eager crowd.
The composed, assured Pittsburgh Steelers had the Arizona Cardinals down 17-7 by the time The Boss took to the halftime stage at Tampa’s Raymond Jame…

Celebuzz / February 1, 2009

Remember When: Janet Jackson Sparked Nipplegate at the Super Bowl?

It’s that time of year again; one the most-watched U.S. TV broadcasts of the year, which is almost considered a national holiday, is upon us! No, it’s not the Oscars! It’s Super Bowl Sunday, which is also is the second-largest food consumption day in the nation, following Thanksgiving.
And to commemorate this day, let’s take…

Celebuzz / January 31, 2009

Star Power Reigns at Barack Obama’s ‘We Are One’ Concert

Barack Obama won’t officially become the 44th President of the United States until Tuesday, but that didn’t stop a galaxy of stars from celebrating the changing of the guard on Sunday at the Lincoln Memorial for the We Are One concert in Washington, DC, on Sunday, MTV.com reports.
Actor Denzel Washington opened the festivitie…

Celebuzz / January 18, 2009

Celebs Line Up to be Part of Obama’s Inauguration

Though details on the event have yet to be finalized, one thing is for sure: President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration will be a star-studded affair.
One of the many events the Presidential Inaugural Committee will be sponsoring is “We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial,” which will be a 90-minute concert beginning…

Celebuzz / January 13, 2009

Bruce Springsteen to Rock the Super Bowl

The New York Daily News reports that Super Bowl organizers have scored a huge coup when it comes to the entertainment this year.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have been announced as the headlining act during the halftime show. This is in keeping with the recent strategy to have more standard and “family…

Betsy Waldman / September 29, 2008