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Bad News About Madonna's Latest Album

March 29th, 2015 1:26pm EDT
Madonn'a Rebel Heart
Bad news for Madonna. Her latest album, "Rebel Heart," is the star's worst selling record in 20 years.

The singer released her 13th studio album earlier this month, and it debuted at number two on the Billboard chart, selling 121,000. The record was trumped by the "Empire" soundtrack.

"Rebel Heart" then slipped to number 21 on its second week of release. It is the first of Madonna's albums to not debut at number one since 1998's "Ray Of Light."

"Rebel Heart" is now her worst-performing disc since 1994's "Bedtime Stories," which debuted at number three and sold 145,000 copies during its ...
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'Killing Jesus' Premieres Tonight On National Geographic

March 29th, 2015 10:57am EDT
Killing Jesus
At an advanced screening of "Killing Jesus," the movie, based on the New York Times best-seller of the same name, author and executive producer Bill O’Reilly asked the crowd of nearly 1000 guests “ How does a poor carpenter become the most famous person in civilization?”

The movie, co-produced by Ridley Scott, Oscar-nominated director of Alien, Thelma & Louise, Gladiator and Black Hawk Down, makes it world premiere on Sunday March 29, 2015 at 8:00 pm/7:00 pm central on the National Geographic Channel.

Following the screening I spoke one-on-one with O’Reilly and the film’s cast. When I as...
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Beyonce, Kelly Rowland & Michelle Williams Together Again!

March 29th, 2015 8:44am EDT
Destiny's Child Reunite At Stellar Awards
Beyonce, Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland got the band back together on Saturday night for the Stellar Awards. Destiny's Child opened the gospel awards with a medley of some famous gospel songs.

Roland was nominated for Female Vocalist of the Year, while "Say Yes," her song with Beyonce and Rowland, was up for Inspirational Performance of the Year. Rowland took home the award for Music Video of the Year.

Wow! I won my FIRST Stellar Award tonight! We won for Video Music of The Year directed by @MatthewACherry for the song #SAYYES! ThankYouGod!

— Michelle Williams (@RealMichelleW) ...
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One Direction Star Zayn Malik: 'My Band Has Been Really Supportive'

March 27th, 2015 1:43pm EDT
Zayn Malik Gives First Interview Since Quitting 1D
Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since he announced he was leaving One Direction on March 25. Malik revealed in an interview with The Sun: "I can't do this anymore."

"It is crazy and wild and a bit mad but, at the same time, I've never felt more in control in my life" he admitted. "I feel like I'm doing what's right, right by myself and right by the boys."

"You know, I did try to do something that I wasn't happy doing for a while, for the sake of maybe other people's happiness...And that was mainly the fans. And I only ever tried to do it for the fans, and it was only ever for...
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Ed Sheeran Is Officially Single

March 27th, 2015 12:07pm EDT
Ed Sheeran Just Broke Up With Girlfriend Athina Andrelos - And H
Ladies wielding massive Ed Sheeran crushes -- now's your time to pounce. He's newly single! Although you might want to wait a few weeks because he's still a little broken up about it.

The ginger-haired singer-songwriter recently appeared on the Australian "Kyle and Jackie O Show," (via E! News) when the conversation suddenly swerved into Sheeran's love life. The reveal, from Sheeran himself: "I wasn't single, I was in a relationship for a long time." Which he was, with girlfriend Athina Andrelos

Host Jackie Henderson replied: "Do you want to be single?"

At that point, things got weird. S...
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'Girl Crush' Isn't About Being Gay, But Several Radio Stations Refuse To Play It

March 27th, 2015 8:58am EDT
Little Big Town
Country music stations are pulling Little Big Town's new "Girl Crush" after receiving complaints about the content of the song. The tune, like the title suggests, is about a girl crush, and many mistakenly believe it promotes lesbianism.

Singer Karen Farichild sings lyrics such as: "I want to taste her lips, yeah cause they taste like you / I want to drown myself in a bottle of her perfume/ I want her long blond hair, I want her magic touch / Yeah cause maybe then, you’d want me just as much. . . I got a girl crush."

Even though the song is actually about jealousy, not a homosexual relat...
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New Diet Dr. Pepper Commercial Features None Other Than...

March 27th, 2015 8:22am EDT
Justin Guarini
Former "American Idol" star Justin Guarini is making a comeback...sort of. The singer appears in a new commercial for Diet Dr. Pepper, but he looks decidedly different.

Guarini, 36, plays "Lil' Sweet" in the ad, which shows a woman in an office seeking a low-calorie beverage. Guarini, miniturized, slides from the hallway into the kitchen on his knees sporting red hair and a very shiny outfit.

When the woman asks if he works there, he replies, "No, Lil' Sweet is self-employed." Then he slides out of the room.

Guarini in July 2014

Guarini lost out to Kelly Clarkson on the first season o...
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Harry Styles Tears Up At 1D's Indonesian Concert

March 26th, 2015 4:53pm EDT
Was Zayn Malik The Reason Harry Styles Cried? (Video)
Harry Styles was caught wiping away tears during One Direction's first official performance as a foursome in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Wednesday.

The 21-year-old singer was caught on camera looking very emotional during One Direction's concert, on the same day band mate Zayn Malik officially announced he was quitting the British boy band.

In order to maintain a semblance of control over the situation, Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan tweeted their own messages to fans who were devastated over the shocking news.

Styles took to his Twitter on Wednesday with a simple message...
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Celine Dion Is Returning To Vegas For Her Husband

March 26th, 2015 12:50pm EDT
Celine Dion
While promoting her upcoming return to Las Vegas, Celine Dion has also opened up about her husband Rene Angelil's health issues.

She recently told People magazine, "I am scared of losing him, because it's bad. But I have to show myself, my husband and my kids that I'm strong and we're okay."

Angelil has throat cancer. In December 2013, he had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor. He stepped down as Dion's manager last June to focus on his health, and over the summer the pop star took an extended break from her Las Vegas residency to care for him.

But Angelil wants her to get back to work...
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Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp A Butterfly' Tops Billboard Charts

March 26th, 2015 9:27am EDT
Kendrick Lamar Takes 'To Pimp A Butterfly' To Number One
After dropping a ‘five-star masterpiece’ with his sophomore album To Pimp A Butterfly, Kendrick Lamar reaps the benefits from topping the Billboard 200 – his first career number-one album. To Pimp A Butterfly easily topped the charts, selling 324,000 copies and impacting even more robustly with 363,000 units according to Billboard. The two best debuting albums of 2015 come by way of hip-hop efforts, an interesting fact. For Kendrick, he has definitely ‘come up.’

Kendrick Lamar might’ve been the star pupil of this week’s charts, but two others got in on some top 10 action. Modest Mous...
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