John Legend and Common took home an Oscar for Best Original Song for their hit song "Glory" on Sunday night and their acceptance speeches moved many in the audience.
The acclaimed artists co-wrote the powerful track for Ava DuVernay's "Selma," which is based on the iconic Martin Luther King, Jr. and the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches.
During their respective speeches, Legend and Common drew parallels between the civil unrest that was prevalent during the sixties and that of various social and political issues which are prevalent around the world today. more >>
In a move to avoid bullying and online negativity, rapper Iggy Azalea has decided to quit Twitter on Thursday, Feb. 19.
The "Fancy" rapper said that she decided to quit the medium because she's finding it "negative and draining." Azalea, who was spotted while on holiday in a bikini in Hawaii with boyfriend Nick Young on Sunday, took to Twitter upon her return from her vacations to say that her detractors have commented on her cellulite.
"Just got back from a great vacation, came online and apparently it's shocking and unheard of to be a woman and have cellulite," she tweeted late Wednesday. "I just want to have peace and relaxation time without a [paparazzi] with a long-distance lens hiding out taking pictures. Everyone deserves peace." more >>
Warryn Campbell and his famed Grammy Award-winning singer wife, Erica Campbell, may officially open the doors of their own church next April.
Warryn, the My Block Records CEO, who has produced music for his wife and her sister, Tina, in their group Mary Mary for years, has inspired a direction for the church. Now, the super producer is taking to social media to hint that the doors to his church may open in April.
The producer posted an image of The California Worship Center logo on Instagram with the caption, "Coming 4/5/15." more >>
Tina Campbell has official names and a prospective release date for new material to be released in May.
The singer's husband, drummer Teddy Campbell, took to his social media to support his wife Friday, by giving the world the official word on her new book and album release.
"Tina Campbell's forthcoming album IT'S PERSONAL, forthcoming book I NEED A DAY TO PRAY and her preview performance of both at AN EVENING WITH TINA CAMPBELL all coming May 2015. Stay Tuned," Teddy wrote on Instagram. "Spread the word y'all! #TinaCampbell." more >>
One Direction member Lou Tomlinson's fans were once again alarmed over this Valentine weekend that their idol's Twitter account may have been hacked again.
According to a report on KpopStarz, Tomlinson's account profile picture reverted to the generic "egg" that first time users usually get before they change it into their own photo or image. But Tomlinson himself took to Twitter to "refute the rumor."
"Soooooo need a new profile picture cos the owner of the last photo was crying! Ha," he tweeted. more >>
Johnny Depp is going back to his musician roots. The ctor has joined "shock" rocker Alice Cooper and Aerosmith's Joe Perry to form a new band called Hollywood Vampires. Alice Cooper had earlier made an announcement on Feb. 14 via Instagram.
Hollywood Vampires is said to be the name of Cooper's group of "musical drinking buddies" which included Keith Moon, Harry Nilsson, John Lennon and Ringo Starr, The Guardian reported.
This news comes just a month after he made clear his "revulsion" towards famous actors who go into music. more >>