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Billie Eilish fans shut down trolls who bodyshamed her

The trolls are going after Billie Eilish, so her supporters are now coming for the trolls. The 17-year-old emo-pop singer took a selfie with a fan while wearing a tank top, and someone was fast to call her, well, not skinny. “Billie Eilish is THICK,” wrote the commentor. Ok, that’s gross. And completely unnecessary. But…

Janet Jackson says Michael’s legacy will live on

Janet Jackson isn’t worried about her brother Michael’s legacy. “It will continue. I love it when I see kids emulating him, when adults still listen to his music,” she recently told the UK newspaper The Sunday Times. “It just lets you know the impact that my family has had on the world.” It’s been months…

Roseanne Barr and Andrew Dice Clay announce comedy tour

Roseanne Barr is attempting a comeback. Barr and fellow comedian, Andrew Dice Clay are launching a comedy tour called, “Mr. and Mrs. America” that will tackle politics, among other issues. Clay took to Instagram to post a promotional photo for the upcoming tour. This will be the first time that Barr has taken center stage…

Lizzo saw Rihanna jamming to her at the BET Awards, too

Game recognizes game. Lizzo was tearing up the stage Sunday night with her performance of “Truth Hurts” at the BET Awards when another bad… chick gave her some serious love. The camera panned to superstar Rihanna down in the audience getting her entire life. Lizzo is the musical artist you need to hear right now…

Mandy Moore says viewers won’t see what’s coming on ‘This Is Us’

Mandy Moore says the upcoming season of “This Is Us” is going to blow viewers away. The actress, who appeared at a Popsugar panel talk in New York City on Saturday, told the crowd that Season 4 of the hit show will delve into the early days of Jack and Rebecca Pearson’s relationship. And that,…

Madonna lands her ninth No. 1 album with ‘Madame X’

Madonna has landed her ninth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with “Madame X.” She earned the top spot thanks to 95,000 equivalent album units earned in the US in the week ending June 20. According to Nielsen Music, 90,000 were in album sales. It’s a big deal for Madonna, who has now snagged…

Beyoncé and Donald Glover have us feeling the ‘Lion King’ love

It’s enough to make kings and vagabonds believe the very best. A teaser of the “The Lion King” remake with Beyoncé and Donald Glover dueting on “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” has the internet in its feels. Bey voices the character of Nala in the film and Glover stars as Simba. Can you feel…

Nipsey Hussle’s BET Awards tribute wasn’t the only win for the late rapper

Nipsey Hussle received both a posthumous humanitarian award and an emotional tribute at Sunday night’s BET Awards, but it wasn’t his only honor. The rapper, who was gunned down March 31 in Los Angeles near a clothing store he owned, was also awarded best male hip-hop artist. But that accolade, along with a few others,…

Mary J. Blige did her own damn tribute

What else would you expect from an artist who refers to herself as “a leader, a queen, a living legend?” That’s just what Mary J. Blige did in her speech when she received the lifetime achievement award at Sunday’s BET Awards. Blige backed her words up by giving one hell of a performance. The Grammy-winning…

Yes, Snoop won the gospel category at the BET Awards

You read that headline correctly. Rapper/actor and the high priest of 4/20 Snoop Dogg was awarded the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award Sunday night at the BET Awards. He won for his song “Blessing Me Again,” featuring Rance Allen. Snoop beat out established gospel artists Erica Campbell, Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond, as well…

2019 BET Awards winners: The complete list

The BET Awards were presented Sunday night. See below for a full list of winners. Video of the year 21 Savage featuring J. Cole, “A Lot” Cardi B, “Money” Cardi B and Bruno Mars, “Please Me” Childish Gambino, “This Is America” *WINNER Drake, “Nice for What” The Carters, “Apeshit” Best female R&B/pop artist Beyoncé *WINNER…

BET Awards both entertained and moved

The most popular group at Sunday night’s BET Awards has never had a record deal. The men, who as boys were known as the Central Park Five, took the stage to introduce Grammy Award-winning singer H.E.R. Kevin Richardson, Antron McCray, Raymond Santana, Korey Wise and Yusef Salaam are now known as the Exonerated Five, and…

‘Batman’ turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight

Three decades after director Tim Burton’s 1989 “Batman” film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should have been a no-brainer. But in the years leading up to the film’s release, it was as hard to breach the barriers…

Disney dominating rivals as ‘Toy Story 4’ storms box office

When it comes to Disney and summer box-office hits, it really is a small world after all, as the studio — having bulked up on marquee properties — continues to dwarf the competition. “Avengers: Endgame” is the story of the year, within striking distance of “Avatar’s” mark as the top-grossing movie worldwide of all time.…

Rob Gronkowski caught one more pass in Gillette Stadium, this time from Luke Bryan

Football legend Rob Gronkowski caught a pass from an unlikely quarterback on Friday night: country music star Luke Bryan. Gronkowski, nicknamed “Gronk” by fans, was brought out as a surprise guest during Bryan’s soldout show in Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts — home of the New England Patriots, for whom Gronk played his entire professional…

Lisa Marie Presley shared a family photo, and fans see an Elvis double

Yes, there’s been another Elvis sighting. Lisa Marie Presley shared a rare family photo on Twitter and Instagram, and her son Benjamin Keough’s resemblance to his grandfather, the king of rock ‘n’ roll, is striking. “Mama Lion with cubs,” Presley captioned the photo. One follower on Twitter called him an Elvis twin. An Instagram follower…

How the 1989 ‘Batman’ movie forever changed the comic book character

When Tim Burton’s “Batman” debuted in theaters 30 years ago in 1989, it didn’t just kick off a major, still-flourishing movie franchise and the current era of superhero-led blockbusters. The film also had a profound impact on Batman himself, and the way comic book creators would depict the character over the next three decades. “It…

Tom Hanks enjoys putting Tom Holland through an absurd acting drill

Tom Hanks joined Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal and Gwyneth Paltrow on “The Graham Norton Show,” where he took Holland through an acting drill Hanks learned in his early career. Hanks talked perfecting his grunt as Woody in the “Toy Story” franchise, and how he manages to deliver a line when he’s done take after take.…