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Jay Z, Madonna Among the Nominees for the 2017 Songwriters Hall of Fame

Jelani Addams Rosa | October 21, 2016 - 11:42 am

Jay Z could possibly make history. More »

TLC Reunites for an Epic Performance with Zoe Saldana on ‘Lip Sync Battle’

Jelani Addams Rosa | June 10, 2016 - 11:14 am

Party like it’s 1999!
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James Corden Says it Was Near Impossible to Get a First Guest for ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Mia Lardiere | March 2, 2016 - 12:32 pm

Call Mariah Carey his guardian angel.

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12 Music Videos That Didn’t Get the VMAs Love They Deserved

Matt Russoniello | August 26, 2015 - 12:03 pm

A moment of silence, please, for the fantastic music videos that tried their best but just weren’t good enough for the VMAs.

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Adele Makes Rare Appearance (on Twitter) for 27th Birthday

Peggy Truong | May 6, 2015 - 11:24 am

Drop everything: Adele has posted her fourth tweet of the year.

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Shakira, Drake, Marilyn Manson: Discover Pop Stars’ Names Before They Were Famous (VIDEO)

Peggy Truong | October 4, 2012 - 5:24 pm

Hips don’t lie, but stage names don’t always tell the whole story. Before she was just Shakira, the Colombian native was known as Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll.

On stage, Canadian rapper Aubrey Drake Graham is simply known as Drake.

Along with his signature makeup, rock star Brian Hugh Warner is commonly… More »

George Michael Axes Australian Tour Due to ‘Major Anxiety’

Cory Lopez | October 1, 2012 - 10:37 am

George Michael is trying to have faith in his recovery.

The British singer has canceled his Australian tour to seek treatment for “major anxiety” he’s suffered since his life-threatening bout with pneumonia last winter.

In a statement on his website Saturday, Michael said it “breaks my heart” to abandon his concert… More »

George Michael Sentenced to Jail Time

| September 14, 2010 - 10:29 am

Looks like George Michael is going to have to muster up some faith.
The oft-troubled singer was sentenced on Tuesday to eight weeks in jail, after crashing his car into a north London store while under the influence of marijuana in July. The “Freedom” singer pleaded guilty to possession of the drug and was… More »

George Michael Pleads Guilty to Driving While High

| August 24, 2010 - 12:13 pm

Former Wham! singer George Michael pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of drugs and possession of cannabis in London’s Highbury Corner Magistrates Court on Monday morning, after crashing through the front window of a Snappy Snaps photo shop in the wee hours of the morning on July 4.
Subjecting Michael to a six-month… More »

George Michael Arrested After Car Crash

| July 6, 2010 - 8:49 am

Pop star George Michael is in the news again for getting into trouble with the law, but this time it (thankfully) doesn’t involve public toilets.
According to The Sun, George was arrested this weekend after crashing into a Snappy Snaps photo store in the wee morning hours.
The 47-year-old singer crashed into the… More »

George Michael Sorry for Drugs and Being Boring

Celebuzz | September 22, 2008 - 5:09 pm

Never let it be said that the Brits don’t know how to party. Because that’s just not the case.
Although, smoking crack cocaine and marijuana in a public restroom—by himself, when his North London home is within walking distance—may be a new level of classiness for both George Michael and the English in general. More »

George Michael Is Still a Men’s Room Outlaw

Janie Marcus | September 21, 2008 - 11:39 am

The comeback trail for 45-year-old singer George Michael has led to him being detained by police for drug possession in a public bathroom close to his North London residence.
According to the Daily Telegraph, a lavatory attendant tipped off authorities who captured the critically acclaimed performer as he smoked small amounts of crack cocaine… More »

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