Mary J. Blige, Marc Maron Cast In Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect

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Mary J. BligeOscar-winner Forest Whitaker and Marlon Wayans have joined Jennifer Hudson in MGM’s Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect. More »

Ozzy Osbourne, Anderson .Paak, J Balvin, George Clinton Join Trolls Sequel About Different Music Genres

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The animated musical Trolls came out back in 2016. You might remember the inescapable Justin Timberlake soundtrack cut, “Can’t Stop The Feeling,” following wherever you went that summer. Today, DreamWorks announced the sequel, Trolls World Tour, along with its musician-heavy cast. The Walt Dohrn-directed movie, which is set to hit theaters next year, … More »

Surviving R. Kelly Producer Says Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, Questlove And More Declined Interviews For The Series

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R. KellySurviving R. Kelly, the miniseries tracing the singer’s alleged history of sexual and physical abuse, premiered on Lifetime last night. The comprehensively researched series features over 50 interviews, including with R. Kelly’s accusers, family members, and friends, but it includes a surprisingly small amount of appearances from celebrities. The only musicians interviewed in the documentary … More »

Rock Hall 2018: Howard Stern Inducts Bon Jovi, Lauryn Hill Sings Nina Simone, The Killers Cover Tom Petty, & More

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Earlier this year, during an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers, the great stand-up comic John Mulaney had a great bit about how ridiculous and bad the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony is every year. And last night, funnily enough, the same night that Mulaney was hosting Saturday NightMore »

Brandon Flowers, Mary J. Blige, Brittany Howard Among Rock Hall Induction Presenters

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The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame is inducting its 2018 class two weekends from now in Cleveland, and although it’s kind of a sham, they’ve lined up some interesting figures to assist with the festivities. We already knew Howard Stern would induct Bon Jovi into the hall, but now we know … More »

Watch Sufjan Stevens & St. Vincent Perform At The 2018 Oscars

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Say what you will about the bloated pomp of the Oscars, but if they get Sufjan Stevens to perform with St. Vincent, Moses Sumney, and Chris Thile on a national telecast, then they’re doing something right. There’s some precedent for this kind of indie underdog story at the Oscars, of course, with Elliott Smith’s “Miss … More »

Mary J. Blige Co-Starring In Netflix Series From My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way

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Mary J. Blige is turning her attention to television. The singer-actress, currently nominated for two Academy Awards for Netflix feature Mudbound, is staying put at the streaming giant with a co-starring role in Umbrella Academy. Blige, nominated for supporting actress and original song, will segue to television with her first series regular role in the … More »

Watch Miguel & Travis Scott Perform “Sky Walker” On Kimmel

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All this week, Jimmy Kimmel Live is doing the thing where celebrities fill in, as guest hosts, for the absent Kimmel. On Monday night, that meant Chris Pratt singing a cheesy duet with Chris Stapleton. Last night, the host was Tracee Ellis Ross, star of Blackish and daughter of Diana Ross. And as her … More »