2012 Emmys: ‘The Voice,’ ‘Glee’ + More Nominated
‘Glee,’ ‘The Voice,’ and ‘American Idol‘ were among the music-themed shows that scored nominations this morning for the 2012 Emmy Awards, which recognize excellence in television.
Adele’s ‘Drinking Problem’ to Be Highlighted in Biography
The new unauthorized biography of Adele claims the singer struggled with a drinking problem during her first tour that was so bad it caused her to fall off a stool during a show. ‘Adele: The Biography’ also details her relationship issues with family members and significant others.
Kanye West Gets Kim Kardashian’s Mother a $200,000 Bentley
Now that Kanye West has won over Kim Kardashian, he’s aiming to gain the approval of her mom, Kris Jenner. Reports suggest the rapper bought her a $200,000 Bentley in addition to other expensive presents.
Hear the Unreleased ‘Bad’-Era Michael Jackson Track ‘Don’t Be Messin’ ‘Round’
A song called ‘Don’t Be Messin’ ‘Round’ that Michael Jackson considered for four separate albums but never released has finally surfaced. A demo version of the track from 1987 was issued as part of the rollout of new music for the upcoming 25th anniversary edition of Jackson’s ‘Bad’ album.
Phillip Phillips’ ‘Home’ Makes Chart History
Ratings for ‘American Idol‘ may have been down this season, but fans of winner Phillip Phillips helped the 21-year-old score one of the biggest digital sales weeks of any contestant in the show’s history. Phillips sold 278,000 copies of ‘Home’ last week, helping the coronation song land at No. 2 on the Digital Songs chart and No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100.
See What Phillip Phillips’ Girlfriend Looks Like
New ‘American Idol‘ champion Phillip Phillips has a girlfriend who doesn’t mind his heavily-female fan base. She joined Phillips after his victory when he sat down for an interview with Ryan Seacrest, the man who told the world last night that Phillips was the Season 11 ‘Idol’ champion.
Maroon 5, ‘Payphone’ (The Sound of Arrows Remix) – Song Premiere
Attention, Maroon 5 fans! PopCrush is presenting the exclusive premiere of the Sound of Arrows Remix of the group’s smash hit ‘Payphone’! Read on for the details.
Nespresso 2012 Commercial – What’s the Song?
Coffee maker Nespresso believes you can have the world’s best cafe in your own house with its line of home cappuccino machines. The company makes this argument in its new commercial featuring the Lana Del Rey song ‘Blue Jeans.’
Stevie Wonder Receives Icon Award, Sings With Alicia Keys at 2012 Billboard Music Awards
One talented pianist honored another when Alicia Keys presented Stevie Wonder with the Icon Award at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. She also joined the legendary singer for a performance of his classic hits ‘Higher Ground’ and ‘Overjoyed.’
Ed Sheeran Penning Songs With Taylor Swift
From Justin Bieber to B.o.B, Taylor Swift has been branching out to work with other young superstars in various genres. Her latest collaboration is with British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. The two delivered matching tweets yesterday to tell the world about their songwriting session.
Jennifer Lopez Tops Forbes’ Celebrity 100 List
Is Jennifer Lopez the most powerful celebrity in the world? Forbes magazine thinks so and has placed J.Lo atop its Celebrity 100 list, citing her “stunning career reinvention” as a judge on ‘American Idol’ and her renewed success as a performer.
Amy Winehouse Felt Threatened by Adele’s Success
One of the demons Amy Winehouse struggled with before her death last year was jealousy over the success of Adele, according to Winehouse’s former producer, Mark Ronson, who had first-hand knowledge of the singer’s mental state in the months before her passing.