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Slash announces death of Lucy-Bleu Knight, daughter of girlfriend Meegan Hodges

Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash confirmed Sunday that his girlfriend’s daughter, Lucy-Bleu Knight, has died at 25.

The Grammy-winning rocker, whose real name is Saul Hudson, announced the death on Instagram in a statement that said Knight died last week. His partner Meegan Hodges — Knight’s mother — posted an identical statement on her ...Read more

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Shiloh Jolie's attorney fires back on name-change chatter: 'Merely following legal process'

Shiloh Jolie-Pitt, a daughter of actors Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, decided to drop her father’s last name from her own “following painful events,” her attorney says.

The “Kung Fu Panda 3” voice actor filed a name-change petition in Los Angeles County Superior Court last May on the heels of her 18th birthday. Shiloh, whose full name...Read more

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Adidas apologizes to model Bella Hadid and partners over 'mistake' with SL72 sneaker campaign

Adidas has issued another apology amid criticism regarding its SL72 sneaker campaign, which has been linked to the tragic events of the 1972 Munich Olympics. The German sportswear company expressed regret in a statement that specifically addressed concerns raised by model Bella Hadid and other prominent campaign partners.

This follows Hadid ...Read more

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Jack White's secret new album selling for up to $1,000 on eBay

DETROIT — While Jack White's untitled, secretly released new album was given out for free, it's fetching big bucks on the secondary market.

On eBay, sales of the album — which was issued to customers at Third Man Records locations on Friday, free of charge, with any purchase in the store — have reached as high as $1,000, and several more ...Read more

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How Hollywood is reacting to the Kamala Harris campaign

LOS ANGELES — President Joe Biden’s decision on Sunday to drop out of the 2024 election and endorse Vice President Kamala Harris as the new Democratic nominee has everyone talking — and Hollywood is no exception.

Spike Lee, Aaron Sorkin, Shonda Rhimes, Mindy Kaling and other powerful industry players wasted no time this weekend weighing ...Read more

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Eminem's 'Death of Slim Shady' debuts at No. 1, unseating Taylor Swift

Eminem nets his 11th No. 1 album with "The Death of Slim Shady (Coup de Grâce)," which earned 281,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. its first week, Billboard reported Sunday.

Taylor Swift's "The Tortured Poets Department," which had spent 12 weeks at No. 1, fell to No. 4 on this week's chart.

"The Death of Slim Shady" joins Eminem's "...Read more

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Kate Middleton posted a birthday pic of Prince George seemingly wearing a Taylor Swift friendship bracelet

Like father, like son: Prince George may just be a bonafide Swiftie! The Prince of Wales’ eldest son appears to be wearing a Taylor Swift friendship bracelet in a new photo posted for his 11th birthday.

Princess Kate, who is credited as photographer, cheered on her firstborn in a celebratory post captioned: “Wishing Prince George a very ...Read more

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Mariah Carey adds more dates to Las Vegas Strip residency

LAS VEGAS — It’s high notes and hot sales for Mariah Carey at Dolby Live.

“The Celebration of Mimi Live in Las Vegas” is continuing for eight performances from Jan. 31 through Feb. 15. Promoter Live Nation Las Vegas announced Monday that tickets for the added shows will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.com.

Carey returns to...Read more

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Melissa Etheridge craves challenges, be it singing in a prison or giving Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi a run for their money

SAN DIEGO — Singing on stage immediately after a potent joint performance by Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi could make even the most seasoned of artists feel jittery, especially with Paul McCartney sitting front and center in the audience. Ditto doing a full concert in a prison courtyard for 2,500 inmates, a good number of whom have little or ...Read more

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Jewel shines anew as mental health care champion and multimedia artist

SAN DIEGO — Jewel’s career includes making one of the top-selling debut albums in music history, writing the best-selling poetry book of all time, and performing for Pope John Paul II at the Vatican and for President Clinton at his second inaugural ball.

It has not included cofounding a virtual mental health platform or spearheading an ...Read more

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'Confessions of a 30-year-old teenager:' The elder millennial Olivia Rodrigo fan speaks

A product of the Disney pipeline, Olivia Rodrigo has a battalion of preteen fans, even as the singer fights to be edgier on her headlining “Guts Tour” that began mere days after her 21st birthday.

With influences like Avril Lavigne, Paramore, and No Doubt in her music, elder millennials can’t help but feel pulled to Rodrigo’s songs, too...Read more

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Adidas cuts pro-Palestinian model Bella Hadid from shoe campaign linked to deadly 1972 Olympics

Adidas has removed Bella Hadid from its social media pages after issuing an apology for “any upset or distress caused” by its release of an ad campaign for retro sneakers based on shoes first released during the 1972 Munich Olympics.

The company selected Hadid as the face of its SL72 project, which marks the 52nd anniversary of the Munich ...Read more

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Richard Johnson: Post-stroke, Sharon Stone takes art world by storm

Sharon Stone can act — that we knew. But after her near-fatal brain hemorrhage in 2001, she took up painting, and she’s better than good, according to pal Cheri Kaufman.

“She’s a contemporary artist but she paints whatever she feels; the work is very sensitive,” Kaufman revealed at a Park Avenue luncheon. “After the stroke someone ...Read more

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'Twisters' storms the box office, whipping up $80 million in ticket sales

“Twisters” ripped up the box office field this weekend, churning out about $80.5 million in domestic ticket sales in its inaugural weekend, according to market research firm Comscore.

Lee Isaac Chung’s standalone sequel of the beloved 1996 film — this time starring Glen Powell, Daisy Edgar-Jones and Anthony Ramos — landed in first ...Read more


Angelina Jolie and Pamela Anderson films lead Toronto festival world premieres

The Toronto International Film Festival announced two of the most high-profile sections of the upcoming event on Monday, with 63 films in the Gala and Special Presentations programs.

Coming alongside other prominent fall festivals at Telluride, Venice and New York, Toronto has long served as part of an inflection point for the year in movies, ...Read more

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Daymé Arocena is bringing a Black woman's voice to Latin pop

Daymé Arocena believes every person of African descent born outside of the continent is given a mission in life.

“You have to ask yourself, ‘Why wasn’t I born in Africa? Why was I born in a place where I have to fight just to be who I am?’” Arocena said.

The 32-year-old musician grew up in Havana during Cuba’s “special period”...Read more

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Hollywood strikes back: San Diego Comic-Con to have major star power this year

SAN DIEGO — Hollywood is so back.

San Diego Comic-Con International this week will be a star-studded affair again after a year with no actors. The biggest pop culture film outfit of them all — Marvel Studios — will be on hand and some of the world’s biggest movie stars, like Ryan Reynolds, are confirmed to attend.

It was only 12 months...Read more


Colorado chef used Michelin-star background to train Jeremy Allen White in 'The Bear'

DENVER — For chef Brian Lockwood, working in a Michelin-star kitchen is a song and dance that requires skill, experience and, eventually, simple “muscle memory.”

But every performance takes choreography and time to practice. The same goes for what you see on the third season of FX’s “The Bear,” which dropped on Hulu in June. The ...Read more

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Caroline Jones talks motherhood, new record and joining Zac Brown Band

ANAHEIM, Calif. — For many musicians, life on the road can blur the line between the mundane and the strenuous. But for Caroline Jones, the country singer-songwriter and newest member of Zac Brown Band, tour life has become a vessel of love and the joys of newfound motherhood.

"It means a lot to me now that I have a baby, to stand up on stage...Read more

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Netflix announces Karen Read documentary

BOSTON — For those who didn’t stream or read daily coverage of the Karen Read trial, Netflix has proposed an easier solution to get in on the riveting case: a three-part documentary.

The streaming behemoth announced the planned limited series last week in a press release highlighting the controversy that engrossed true-crime fans not just ...Read more