Michael Jackson crowned ‘top-earning dead celeb of 2016′ by Forbes

Michael Jackson crowned ‘top-earning dead celeb of 2016′ by Forbes

Michael Jackson has clinched the title of highest-earning dead celebrity of 2016, according to a new Forbes ranking — surpassing other late stars such as deceased golfer Arnold Palmer, “Peanuts” cartoonist Charles Schulz, and even Elvis Presley and Prince. Jackson, who passed away in June of 2009, left a significant fortune behind, but the additional sale in […]

13.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Bruno Mars to present new song at MTV Europe awards

Bruno Mars to present new song at MTV Europe awards

Bruno Mars will return to the global concert stage when he performs his fun-loving new song at the MTV European Music Awards, the network announced Tuesday. The funk-pop singer, who scored a string of hits before taking a hiatus, will sing his “24K Magic” at the EMAs, which will be broadcast live on November 6 […]

13.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Los Angeles celebration underway for Filipino American History Month

Los Angeles celebration underway for Filipino American History Month

LOS ANGELES, CA — October is Filipino American History Month, and thousands of Filipino Americans from the Los Angeles area are expected to take part in one of the city’s biggest events celebrating their culture and history. The Filipino American History Month Los Angeles (FAHMLA) Coalition will host a diverse array of intergenerational and trans-intercontinental talent at the […]

12.10.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Music ·
Here are the winners of the Latin American Music Awards

Here are the winners of the Latin American Music Awards

The trophies were handed out at the Latin American Music Awards Thursday night, crowing the best Latin American artists in the industry. In the second edition of the event, Enrique Iglesias emerged the big winner, taking home five awards including artist of the year and favorite male artist. His hit song “Duele el corazón” also […]

08.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
‘My body and mind cannot handle it anymore’: Chrissy Teigen goes private on Twitter

‘My body and mind cannot handle it anymore’: Chrissy Teigen goes private on Twitter

Chrissy Teigen has set her Twitter account to private. The model, cookbook author, TV host and wife of John Legend has switched her account settings to protect her tweets and block access to her 2.87 Twitter followers. Only those she approves can now see what she writes. Teigen is an active user of the micro-blogging […]

Elmo Magalona set to release debut album

Elmo Magalona set to release debut album

MANILA, October 5 (Mabuhay) — Actor-singer Elmo Magalona is set to release his debut album under Universal Records. The star of “Born for You” said it was always his dream to record his own album. “Having a solo album has been a dream of mine ever since I started performing five years ago. But I […]

05.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Vina to mark 30 years in showbiz with concert

Vina to mark 30 years in showbiz with concert

Actress-singer Vina Morales  will mark her 30th anniversary in show business with a special concert next month. Morales, who started her showbiz career when she was only 11 years old, already preparing for her anniversary concert “Vina@Thirty,” which will be held at the KIA Theater in Cubao, Quezon City on October 14. Apart from celebrating […]

04.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
‘La La Land’ wins Toronto film festival audience prize

‘La La Land’ wins Toronto film festival audience prize

The bewitching musical “La La Land” starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone on Sunday won the coveted Toronto film festival audience prize. The People’s Choice award could make it a frontrunner for this year’s Oscars. The joyful, quirky film by Damien Chazelle is a tribute to the Golden Age of American musicals, reuniting the stars, […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
‘America’s Got Talent’ finale gets most viewers in five years

‘America’s Got Talent’ finale gets most viewers in five years

The season finale of “America’s Got Talent” has racked up the most ratings for the series in five years, reports Deadline. The NBC hit series finale pulled in 14.4 million viewers, an increase of 33 percent from last year’s final show. The finale grew 40 percent week to week. The series, co-created by Simon Cowell, has […]

18.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Katy Perry to expand joint fashion venture with Global Brands Group

Katy Perry to expand joint fashion venture with Global Brands Group

Pop princess Katy Perry has signed on to boost her partnership with Hong Kong-based Global Brands Group Limited into new territory, with the singer set to expand into a range of consumer product categories. Perry, who launched a shoe collection with Global Brands Group Limited just last month, said she is now set to “explore the […]

South by South Lawn, a new event for innovators, hosted at the White House

South by South Lawn, a new event for innovators, hosted at the White House

Earlier this year, President Obama traveled to South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin for a conversation on civic engagement. He participated in a Q&A with Evan Smith, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of the Texas Tribune, at the Long Center for Performing Arts on March 11, 2016. This excursion has inspired a Washington DC adaptation, called South by South Lawn, […]

04.09.2016 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Film, Home & Garden, Music, Science & Technology ·
Maxene compares Janella to Ariana Grande

Maxene compares Janella to Ariana Grande

Actress Maxene Magalona sees potential in “Born for You” star Janella Salvador and even compared her to pop star Ariana Grande. Maxene is one of the sisters of Elmo Magalona, Salvador’s love team partner in “Born for You.” During a set visit for ABS-CBN’s hit series “Doble Kara” where she is part of the cast, […]

04.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Pharrell Williams to launch specialty food line with Dean & Deluca

Pharrell Williams to launch specialty food line with Dean & Deluca

Hip hop mogul Pharrell Williams is teaming up with gourmet food purveyor Dean & Deluca to launch a new line of specialty foods inspired by his dad’s home cooking. Set to launch in  2017, The Williams Family Kitchen will feature foods from dad Pharoah Williams’ repertoire of recipes. The partnership was announced at the Dean […]

Singer, actress Selena Gomez taking a break

Singer, actress Selena Gomez taking a break

The 15-time Teen Choice Award winner Selena Gomez is to “take some time off” in order to focus on her health and well-being. The pop singer and actress had in 2015 revealed that she had been diagnosed with lupus, a condition also known to have affected a number of fellow show business icons including Toni […]

31.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Jed Madela blasts bashers linking him to Darren Espanto

Jed Madela blasts bashers linking him to Darren Espanto

Singer Jed Madela has lashed out at people linking him to the 15-year-old Darren Espanto, whom he considers as his “little bro.” Madela, 39, said he is only a “very vocal” fan of Espanto. “Kasi ako ever since, you know, I saw this kid perform on TV naging fan na talaga ako ni Darren and […]

31.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande to perform at MTV awards

Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande to perform at MTV awards

Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande will reunite to perform at the latest MTV Video Music Awards, the network announced Wednesday. Minaj, one of the most successful female rappers, will join Grande in the pop star’s single “Side to Side” at the gala Sunday night at New York’s Madison Square Garden. The pair, along with English […]

28.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Jona collaborates with Kyla for ‘MMK’ album

Jona collaborates with Kyla for ‘MMK’ album

After singing the theme song of “We Will Survive,” Jona gets another major project as she collaborates with Kyla for the 25th commemorative album of “Maalaala Mo Kaya.” The special album also features OPM icons Lea Salonga, Martin Nievera, Gary Valenciano, Lani Misalucha, Ogie Alcasid, Zsa Zsa Padilla, and Sharon Cuneta. At a press launch […]

28.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
St. Lorenzo Ruiz Parish to celebrate Silver Jubilee Sept 17

St. Lorenzo Ruiz Parish to celebrate Silver Jubilee Sept 17

The month of September promises to be an exciting time for St. Lorenzo Ruiz Catholic Parish Community, presenting two memorable nights of celebration, to commemorate their 25th Silver Jubilee as a parish. On September 17, they will present a musical play entitled Lorenzo Ruiz: the First Filipino Saint. This play will star Mat Ranillo III, a Filipino […]

28.08.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News, Music ·
Sylvia La Torre, Anna Maria take FASO show to climax

Sylvia La Torre, Anna Maria take FASO show to climax

 By Abner Galino To be sexy, bubbly and sophisticated, all at once on stage,requires more than talent. In other words, not an easy feat – except if one is endowed with a face (which is a toss between a teenager and a full-blown woman) and a charisma such that of Anna Maria Perez de Tagle. […]

21.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Music ·
Lady Gaga teams up with father on Italian cookbook

Lady Gaga teams up with father on Italian cookbook

Pop star Lady Gaga has contributed to an Italian cookbook written by her father Joe Germanotta, which is due out later this year. The tome, inspired by Joanne Trattoria — the restaurant Germanotta and his wife Cynthia own on New York’s Upper West Side — is titled “Joanne Trattoria Cookbook: Classic Recipes And Scenes From An […]