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Oscars to Introduce 'Popular Film' Category in 2019

The Oscars will introduce a new category next year and it has fans of the film industry divided. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will now honor the most "popular film" of the year. What does that mean exactly? According to the Hollywood Reporter , the Oscars "will create a new... Read More

Steve Harvey to Return as the 2018 'Miss Universe' Host

Steve Harvey will return as the host of the 2018 Miss Universe competition. It was announced Tuesday (July 31), that the show will be held live from Bangkok, Thailand on Dec. 16. This will be Harvey's fourth time hosting Miss Universe for the organization. Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (Miss Universe 2018... Read More

Keith Urban Shares Advice for Demi Lovato After Hospitalization

Keith Urban is sharing some advice for Demi Lovato after her apparent heroin overdose on July 24. The country superstar was recently interviewed by a morning show in Australia while being asked about the 25-year-old. RELATED: Demi Lovato Fans Share Personal #HowDemiHasHelpedMe Stories Urban doesn't... Read More

OneRepublic Makes a "Connection" on 'The Late Show'

OneRepublic made a "Connection" while appearing on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Monday night (July 30). The band's latest release is the first track to be unveiled from their forthcoming album. RELATED: OneRepublic Bring the "Connection" With New Single OneRepublic's performance for Stephen... Read More

Neil Diamond Performs "Sweet Caroline" for Colorado Firefighters

Neil Diamond made a surprise visit to the Incident Command post in Colorado on Saturday (July 28). The music legend performed his iconic hit, "Sweet Caroline," for the men and women battling the Lake Christine Fire . RELATED: “Springsteen on Broadway” Is Coming To Netflix Diamond recently retired... Read More

Reba McEntire Among 2018 Kennedy Center Honorees

Reba McEntire as well as Cher , Philip Glass , and Wayne Shorter will receive the 41st Annual Kennedy Center Honors . The broadcast will take place live from Washington, D.C. in December. RELATED: Cher Hints She May Be Releasing an Album in September "The Kennedy Center Honors recognize exceptional... Read More

Taylor Swift and Jennifer Hudson to Star in 'Cats' Movie

James Corden , Jennifer Hudson , Taylor Swift , and Ian McKellen are set to start in a new film adaptation of the Broadway musical Cats . RELATED: Mid-Air Mishap: Taylor Swift Stuck During Live Performance According to Billboard , production will take place in the U.K. and is set to start later... Read More