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The Most Savage Things Critics Are Saying About Cats

Cats, the movie adaptation of the Broadway musical adaptation of the T.S. Eliot poetry collection, hits theaters tonight. It promises advances in "digital fur technology"
Scott Lapatine | December 19, 2019 - 1:57 pm

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Don’t Take Tove Lo For Granted

One of the best Onion articles ever is headlined like so: "Marilyn Manson Now Going Door-To-Door Trying To Shock People." This was early 2001, more…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2019 - 12:37 pm

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8 Memorable Covers Of The Queen Of Disco, Donna Summer

Forty years ago yesterday, on June 2, 1979, Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. A week earlier, it had…
Nate Patrin | June 3, 2019 - 11:56 am

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Watch Jennifer Hudson As Aretha Franklin In New RESPECT Teaser

There are two Aretha Franklin projects in the works. One of them is part of National Geographic's Genius limited series and will star Cynthia Erivo.
James Rettig | June 29, 2020 - 9:56 am

Watch Global Goal: Unite For Our Future Concert Feat. Coldplay, Miley Cyrus, J Balvin, Quavo, & More

A star-studded lineup of musicians came together to play Global Citizen's Global Goal: Unite For Our Future concert today, intended to highlight the inequality of…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2020 - 5:08 pm

Bono, will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson, & Yoshiki – “Sing For Life”

Bono, will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson, and X Japan's Yoshiki have teamed up on a new collaborative track called "Sing For Life." It's a fleshed out version…
Peter Helman | March 24, 2020 - 10:37 am

See Jennifer Hudson As Aretha Franklin In The First Respect Teaser

Jennifer Hudson has been making the press rounds in support of the apparently horrifying film adaptation of the Broadway musical Cats, which opens today. It…
Chris DeVille | December 20, 2019 - 2:59 pm

Mary J. Blige, Marc Maron Cast In Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect

Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker and Marlon Wayans have joined Jennifer Hudson in MGM’s Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect.
Borys Kit / The Hollywood Reporter | October 18, 2019 - 4:20 pm

Taylor Swift Shares CATS Trailer

Almost a year ago to the day, it was announced that Taylor Swift was going to star in a movie adaptation of the CATS musical. Along…
Keely Quinlan | July 18, 2019 - 5:21 pm

BBMAs: Watch Mariah Carey Accept The Icon Award & Perform A Hits Medley

Mariah Carey recently turned 50 -- or did she? A few months before her birthday she released Caution, the latest in a streak of low-key…
Chris DeVille | May 1, 2019 - 10:13 pm

Oscars Agree To Have All 5 Best Song Nominees Performed, But Only 90 Seconds Each

Last week, we learned that only two of the five nominations for Best Original Song would be performed at the 2019 Oscars— Lady Gaga’s A
Julia Gray | January 31, 2019 - 8:05 pm

Taylor Swift Starring In Cats Movie Adaptation

Working Title and Universal's much-discussed movie adaptation of the hit Cats musical has grown some sizeable claws. Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden…
Alex Ritman / The Hollywood Reporter | July 20, 2018 - 10:03 am

Jennifer Hudson To Star In Aretha Franklin Biopic

Jennifer Hudson will star as Aretha Franklin in an upcoming biopic about the singer, as Deadline reports. She was apparently hand-picked by Franklin for the…
James Rettig | January 29, 2018 - 9:41 am

U2, Justin Timberlake, Ringo Starr, DJ Khaled, & Kelly Clarkson Appear On TV Special To “Rethink The Future Of American High Schools”

Basically every celebrity in the universe came together last night for EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live, a confusingly titled telecast from XQ Institute and…
Peter Helman | September 9, 2017 - 11:43 am

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Maren Morris Is Your New Favorite Country Singer

The most intriguing Grammys category this year? OK, technically it's Best Rock Performance, the WTF clearinghouse pitting Beyoncé and Jack White vs. Twenty One Pilots…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2016 - 3:27 pm
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