Will Diddy Be the Next ‘American Idol’ Judge?
Is ‘American Idol‘ about to put a rapper on its judging panel for the first time? While Nick Jonas and Pharrell Williams are among the artists being considered for the show’s last vacant judging slot, Page Six is adding a new name to the mix — Sean “Diddy” Combs.
‘Glee’ Star Kevin McHale in the Running for ‘X Factor’ Co-Host
Artie might be coming to ‘X Factor!’ Simon Cowell has Britney Spears and Demi Lovato on the judging panel for Season 2 of the show, but he’s still searching for a new host (or two) to replace Steve Jones. A new report suggests that ‘Glee‘ star Kevin McHale is in the running for the host duties.
Coldplay’s Chris Martin Forgets Lyrics During Boston Gig, Blames the Olympics
Sooner or later, every rock singer forgets a lyric or two on stage. But Coldplay singer Chris Martin has an excuse for his memory lapse on Sunday in Boston — he couldn’t stop thinking about the Summer Olympics going on in his home country.
Ellie Goulding to Release ‘Break-Up Record’ Called ‘Halcyon’ in October
‘Lights’ singer Ellie Goulding is going the Adele route with a new album documenting the end of a relationship. The record is called ‘Halcyon’ and drops on Oct. 9.
Matchbox Twenty Harassed by Violent Girl in ‘She’s So Mean’ Video
Matchbox Twenty deal with a crazed girl who breaks their instruments and sets fire to their performance space in the video for ‘She’s So Mean,’ their first new single in five years.
The Killers Light Up the Stage in ‘Runaways’ Video
The Killers incorporate road trip and interstellar themes into a basic performance video for the brand new track ‘Runaways,’ their first official single in more than three years.
Alexz Johnson Releases Emotional ‘Walking’ Video
For Alexz Johnson‘s ‘Walking’ video, the director decided to show the singer doing a lot of, well, walking. The clip follows the young performer strolling through a what looks like Central Park, revealing her big voice as she sings the breakup ballad.
Owl City + Carly Rae Jepsen Have Summer Fun in ‘Good Time’ Video
Carly Rae Jepsen already has the Song of the Summer, according to the Teen Choice Awards, and now she has a new video with Owl City for their duet ‘Good Time’ in which the pair meet up at a lake with friends for a little bit of wholesome summer fun.
Lily Allen Takes Twitter Hiatus After Being ‘Harassed’ by British Soldier
Just a few days after being named one of the Sunday Times’ Top 50 Tweeters, Lily Allen created a minor controversy on the site when she reported a British soldier she thought had made racist and abusive remarks towards her, only to receive a deluge of angry tweets from users who felt she misinterpreted the man’s comments. Bothered by the incident, she later tweeted that she would be taking a hiatu
Owl City Announce 2012 International Tour Dates
With a hot new Carly Rae Jepsen collaboration on his hands, Owl City‘s Adam Young is ready to hit the road. He’s taking his band on tour starting Sept. 5 in Nashville and continuing with an international leg that runs through late November.
Demi Lovato Confirmed as 2012 Teen Choice Awards Host
Demi Lovato is everywhere lately when it comes to televised music events. The new ‘X Factor‘ judge has just been confirmed as the host of the 2012 Teen Choice Awards, which air in less than two weeks.
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.