Bret Michaels stunned his doctors by performing on “American Idol” on Wednesday night – the recovering rocker refused to ask their permission before appearing at the live finale. The Poison star’s health has been flagging in the last two months – he has suffered an emergency appendectomy, a stroke and a near-fatal brain haemorrhage. Last […]


Once a size 16, Jennifer Hudson is now reveling in her new size 6 body, telling PEOPLE, “I’m in the best shape of my life!” After giving birth to her son last August, Hudson, 28, had to drop her post-pregnancy pounds for her next movie role as Winnie Mandela. “Whatever it takes to morph into […]

Rihanna announced the Last Girl On Earth tour with Nicki Minaj and Ke$ha! Nicki Minaj tweeted the news last night! Tickets go on sale at LiveNation this Friday, April 9. Here are the upcoming dates for Rihanna’s “Last Girl on Earth” tour: 7/2 — Seattle, WA — White River Amphitheatre 7/4 — Vancouver, British Columbia, […]

  Mo’Nique assured the press backstage that everything she needed to say she’d already said when she accepted the Oscar for best supporting actress. Reveling in the moment, she said, “I’m a stand-up comedian who just won an Oscar.” But for the “Precious” actress, her win was bigger than her. In her acceptance speech, she […]


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Via . Robin Thicke and wife Paula Patton are expecting their first child, has learned. On Tuesday, the two – who began dating in high school before wedding in 2005 – got cozy at the 2009 Angel Ball in New York City. Thicke, 32, was happy to sing her praises. “She could make […]

Chris Brown debuted his second single “Crawl” from his new album “Graffiti” in stores, December 10, 2009.