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Drive-in concerts may be the answer to the summer shows you’re missing

Drive-in concerts may be the answer to the summer shows you’re missing

Missing live music? There may be a solution coming to a parking lot near you. Drive-in concerts are popping up in parts of Europe and throughout the United States as the coronavirus pandemic has brought an end to large public gatherings. Keith Urban and DJ D-Nice are among the first major artists to perform drive-in…

Juice Wrld’s new posthumous song released

Juice Wrld’s new posthumous song released

More music has been released by Juice Wrld. The 21-year-old rapper died in December due to what authorities determined to be a result of oxycodone and codeine toxicity. On Thursday, his collaboration with Trippie Redd, “Tell Me U Luv Me,” was released. This new single comes weeks after his first posthumous solo single “Righteous” was…

Lady Gaga releases highly anticipated new album ‘Chromatica’

Lady Gaga releases highly anticipated new album ‘Chromatica’

It’s finally here! Lady Gaga released her new album, “Chromatica” on Friday, much to the excitement of her fans. Gaga took to Instagram to post a video of herself dancing to the song, “911” from her new work. The 16-track album features an array of dance anthems, one could say Gaga is returning to her…

‘Space Force’ casts Steve Carell in a broad satire that never achieves liftoff

‘Space Force’ casts Steve Carell in a broad satire that never achieves liftoff

Reuniting Steve Carell and “The Office” producer Greg Daniels, “Space Force” carries such an impressive payload — from the star-heavy cast to the concept — it’s a shame the actual show isn’t better. As is, this too-broad parody has sporadic moments but consistently feels like it’s trying way too hard to achieve liftoff, like an…

Madonna posted a video tribute to George Floyd, and it didn’t go down well

Madonna posted a video tribute to George Floyd, and it didn’t go down well

Amid the widespread outrage over the death of Minneapolis security guard George Floyd, Madonna is coming under fire for a social media misstep. As anger grew at footage showing a police officer kneeling on Floyd’s neck as he died, the singer Thursday tweeted a two-minute clip of her son, David Banda, dancing to Michael Jackson’s…

Ruby Rose talks leaving ‘Batwoman’

Ruby Rose talks leaving ‘Batwoman’

Ruby Rose is speaking out to thank everyone who participated in the series she left. The actress recently decided not to return to her starring role in the CW series “Batwoman” after its first season. On Wednesday, Rose shared a compilation video of some of her scenes from the show on Instagram. The soundtrack to…

‘The Crown’ stars Claire Foy and Matt Smith to perform again together

‘The Crown’ stars Claire Foy and Matt Smith to perform again together

Claire Foy and Matt Smith are reuniting on stage. “The Crown” co-stars will perform in a socially-distanced play at the Old Vic in London this June, the iconic theater announced on its site. The two will remain six feet apart in a version of Duncan Macmillan’s play, “Lungs,” and will perform to an empty theater.…

Dolly Parton releases new song ‘When Life is Good Again’

Dolly Parton releases new song ‘When Life is Good Again’

Dolly Parton has a new quarantine-inspired tune. The legendary singer/songwriter released her song with Entertainment Weekly on Wednesday. “When Life if Good Again” touches on themes of friendship, compassion and becoming better people. Parton opens the song singing, “When life is good again/I’ll be a better friend/A bigger person when/Life is good again.” It’s just…

Netflix isn’t sending any films or talent to festivals this awards season

Netflix isn’t sending any films or talent to festivals this awards season

Netflix will not participate in the festival circuit this season. The streaming giant will not send any talent or films to the popular film festivals including Telluride, New York, and Venice, reports Indiewire. They will, however, sponsor some festivals this year. The festivals help producers and media get the word out on their movies and…

Katy Perry shows off baby bump in new photos

Katy Perry shows off baby bump in new photos

Katy Perry used the space launch delay to talk about another bump. The singer and “American Idol” judge posted on her verified Instagram account Wednesday a group of photos showing her cradling her baby bump. The caption was about the historic SpaceX launch being postponed because of weather. “Welp. Today’s #SpaceLaunchLive was BUMPED due to…

Tracee Ellis Ross takes a page from mom’s playbook in ‘The High Note’

Tracee Ellis Ross takes a page from mom’s playbook in ‘The High Note’

As the daughter of Diana Ross, Tracee Ellis Ross’ portrayal of a pop diva adds an appealing hook to “The High Note,” which casts her as an aging songstress whose career has reached a crossroads. Despite a fairly generic tune, the movie comes together harmoniously enough, augmented in part by characters motivated and connected by…

Tom Hanks posts about donating plasma after recovering from coronavirus

Tom Hanks posts about donating plasma after recovering from coronavirus

Tom Hanks is giving back with a special sort of donation. The actor took to Instagram on Wednesday to share photos where he appears to be donating convalescent plasma to help in the fight against Covid-19. Plasma derived from blood in people, like Hanks, who have successfully recovered from the virus, may contain antibodies that…

‘Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich’ places the emphasis on the survivors’ stories

‘Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich’ places the emphasis on the survivors’ stories

“Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich” begins with an arresting image: Close-up footage of the wealthy hedge-fund manager during a 2012 deposition, as he is questioned about allegedly soliciting minors for prostitution. It’s grainy and raw, a fair description of this four-part documentary, which squarely focuses on the story from the alleged victims’ perspective. As constructed, there…

Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga are here with your summer forecast

Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga are here with your summer forecast

It may be sunny but Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga say it’s gonna be a rainy one. The singers, who have a new song out, “Rain On Me,” partnered with The Weather Channel for a spoof segment. “It was beautiful just yesterday but, oh wow, how things have changed,” Gaga says. “Today, it is pouring…

Roger Ailes leaves Fox News

Roger Ailes leaves Fox News

By Brian Stelter, cnn Fox News chief Roger Ailes has resigned from the network following sexual harassment allegations, 21st Century Fox confirmed Thursday. Ailes’ departure is effective immediately and Rupert Murdoch himself is now the cable news channel’s chairman and acting CEO. Ailes said in a letter to Murdoch, “I am proud of our accomplishments…

Americans drink more when merry, polls shows

Americans drink more when merry, polls shows

By Lauren Booker,¬†Special to CNN (CHICAGO)¬†As countless revelers will prove on St. Patrick’s Day, drinking and being merry go hand in hand. Now a poll is backing up that truism. The Harris survey found that Americans who are 21 and older more often choose to drink alcohol during good times instead of when facing a…