They’ve been flying below the radar for years and now TLC is ready to reemerge with a brand new album of fresh hop-hop ditties.
Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chili” Thomas started a Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign on January 19th and have already raised north of their $150,000 goal, thanks in part to Katy Perry's $5,000 gift.
The “As Long As You Love Me” singer stopped in for some dinner and ended up spotting a guitar on the stage. Bieber commandeered the axe and launched into a four-song mini-concert much to the delight of the restaurant’s patrons.
Every year the folks over at GLAAD seek to honor media figures for fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards just unveiled the nominees.
GLAAD President and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis told E! News, "For nearly 30 years, the GLAAD Media Awards have raised the bar for inclusion in news and entertainment, transforming LGBT representation in media and moving the dial for acceptance across the globe. It's been a remarkable year for equality, and nowhere is that more evident than in the visibility LGBT people have gained across media.”
He had a stellar year in 2014, given that his “Mandatory Fun” album debuted at number one on Billboard, and now Weird Al Yankovich is taking his show on the road.
Earlier today (January 20), the “Eat It” singer announced his 2015 Mandatory World Tour will kick off with five nights in Sin City on May 12th, followed by a comprehensive trip around North America this summer. From there he’ll travel to European markets in Sweden, Netherlands, Belgium and the United Kingdom.
It has been great seeing Sia rise to the top of the pop music realm once again, though the Australian singer/songwriter isn’t quite comfortable with all of the trappings of celebrity.
Over the weekend, the “Chandelier” hitmaker performed on “Saturday Night Live,” facing away from the crowd and sporting a veil across most of her face. And back in 2013 she told Billboard why she doesn’t like to look out into the audience.