Lady Gaga readies experimental Grammy tribute to Bowie

Lady Gaga readies experimental Grammy tribute to Bowie

Lady Gaga is promising a technologically ambitious, “multisensory” David Bowie tribute at the Grammy Awards she hopes will befit the famously experimental rock legend. The music industry’s biggest night takes place Monday barely a month after the shocking death of Bowie, who over his half-century career became one of the most influential figures in pop […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Taylor Swift confirmed to perform at 2016 Grammy Awards

Taylor Swift confirmed to perform at 2016 Grammy Awards

(Relaxnews) – It has been confirmed that Taylor Swift will perform at this year’s Grammy awards, due to take place later this month. Swift joins a list of artists who have already been confirmed including Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd. Lamar is the artist with the most nominations this year, with 11 in total. Swift […]

08.02.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22

Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina dead at 22

(Los Angeles, United States-AFP) – Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of pop legend Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, died Sunday aged 22, six months after she was found unconscious in a bathtub in her home. “She is finally at peace in the arms of God. We want to again thank everyone for their […]

27.07.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Nominees in main Grammy categories

Nominees in main Grammy categories

(Los Angeles, United States-AFP) – Newcomer Sam Smith joins more established stars Beyonce and Pharrell Williams in leading nominations for the Grammy Awards, with each tapped in six categories. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday. Here are the nominees in major categories: – Album of the Year […]

08.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Meghan Trainor partners with Clinique for a limited edition

Meghan Trainor partners with Clinique for a limited edition

(Relaxnews) – The cosmetics brand announced its tie-up with the American pop singer, who will help to create a limited edition makeup line. These days, no one bats an eye when music and film celebrities team with fashion and beauty brands, becoming stylists for a day or for a season. Joining the bandwagon is American […]

NFL: Kravitz to join Perry in Super Bowl halftime show

NFL: Kravitz to join Perry in Super Bowl halftime show

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Rock singer-songwriter Lenny Kravitz will join pop superstar Katy Perry to perform at halftime of Super Bowl 49 on February 1, Perry revealed Saturday. Kravitz, 50, captured four straight Grammy Awards from 1999 to 2002 for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance. He recently announced the second leg of his world tour for […]

12.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Sports & Recreation ·
One Direction, Taylor Swift shine at American Music Awards

One Direction, Taylor Swift shine at American Music Awards

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Boy band One Direction took home top prizes Sunday at the American Music Awards as chart-topper Taylor Swift used the platform to deliver a staunch defense of traditional album buying. The American Music Awards focus on commercial success with fans voting for their favorites, in contrast to the older Grammy Awards in […]

24.11.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Whitney Houston live album due in November

Whitney Houston live album due in November

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Nearly three years after her death, an album and DVD of live performances by Whitney Houston is to be released in November, her long-time producer announced Tuesday. “She was without question the greatest vocalist in the world,” Clive Davis told NBC television announcing the November 10 release of “Whitney Houston Live: Her […]

17.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Filipino singing star Angeline Quinto, with special guest Jon Secada, at Pala, Nov. 22

Filipino singing star Angeline Quinto, with special guest Jon Secada, at Pala, Nov. 22

PALA, CA … Popular Filipino singing star Angeline Quinto, with special guest Jon Secada, will appear in concert at 7 p.m., Saturday, November 22, in the Infinity Showroom at Pala Casino Spa & Resort. Quinto came to prominence in 2011 after she won Star Power: Sharon’s Search for the Next Female Superstar in Manila, which earned her a recording contract with Star […]

Pharrell Williams’s hat to go on show at the Newseum

Pharrell Williams’s hat to go on show at the Newseum

(Relaxnews) – The hat that sparked a social media sensation when worn by Pharrell Williams to the Grammy Awards earlier this year is now set to go on display at the Newseum, Washington DC. Designed by Vivienne Westwood, the “Buffalo Hat” proved to be such a talking point that the singer later sold it on […]

Art pick of the week: Pawel Nolbert’s Atypical typeface

Art pick of the week: Pawel Nolbert’s Atypical typeface

(Relaxnews) – Brushstroke gestures cohere to form a colorful, expressive typeface in Pawel Nolbert’s Atypical range, with the eyecatching collection becoming a talked-about fixture on art blogs over the past week. Created by synthesizing oil painting with digital technique, and published to the Polish designer’s Behance profile earlier in June, the vibrancy of Nolbert’s approach […]

04.07.2014 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Home & Garden ·
Lorde announces collaboration with MAC

Lorde announces collaboration with MAC

(Relaxnews) – The Grammy Award-winning pop singer has collaborated with cosmetics brand MAC to create a new capsule collection, no doubt with plenty of her trademark dark lipstick. Aged just 17, the New Zealand born star has already had a stellar year, taking home both Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance for […]

13.03.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Katy Perry premieres Egyptian-themed ‘Dark Horse’ video

Katy Perry premieres Egyptian-themed ‘Dark Horse’ video

(Relaxnews) – After performing her single “Dark Horse” with Memphis rapper Juicy J live at the Grammy Awards last month, Katy Perry has premiered the video for the single. Perry announced the video premiere on Twitter with the message: “Make me your one and only. Check out the MAGIC that is the #DARKHORSEVIDEO.” The over-the top video, […]

21.02.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Adele’s ’21′ passes 3 million US digital sales

Adele’s ’21′ passes 3 million US digital sales

(NEW YORK-AFP) – The album “21″ by British singer Adele has become the first to pass three million digital sales in the United States, the leading online tracking company Nielsen said Wednesday. Three years after its release, the album, Adele’s second record, continues to have robust sales and so far has shifted 26 million copies […]

09.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Grammys organizers announce TV tribute to Beatles

Grammys organizers announce TV tribute to Beatles

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Grammys organizers announced Thursday plans for a tribute show to the Beatles on the 50th anniversary of their iconic Ed Sullivan show appearance, with today’s top stars performing Fab Four hits. The Recording Academy, which organizes music’s equivalent of the Oscars, will bring together artists in Los Angeles the day after the […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Music agenda: Ke$ha drops ‘Warrior,’ Grammy nominations announced

Music agenda: Ke$ha drops ‘Warrior,’ Grammy nominations announced

(Relaxnews) – Over the coming weeks Ke$ha drops her highly anticipated second studio album Warrior, the Grammy nominations will be revealed and the Stones take to the stage in a short series of US dates. Ke$ha: ‘Warrior’  December 4 International Spikey pop princess Ke$ha drops her second studio album titled Warrior this December. The lead single off the […]

03.12.2012 · Filled under: Music, Videos ·
Music agenda: ‘Girl On Fire’ drops, Stones entertain London

Music agenda: ‘Girl On Fire’ drops, Stones entertain London

(Relaxnews) – American singer songwriter Alicia Keys is set to release her fifth studio album, titled Girl on Fire in late November and the Rolling Stones round off the month with two gigs at London’s 02 Arena. December sees the release of Ke$ha’s Warrior and Bruno Mars drops Unorthodox Jukebox. Alicia Keys: ‘Girl On Fire’  November 26/27 UK/USA American singer […]

25.11.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Grammy Awards: Celebrity beauty trends

Grammy Awards: Celebrity beauty trends

10 photos (Relaxnews) – The 54th annual Grammy Awards took place in Los Angeles February 12, where top beauty trends included long lashes, quiffs and retro waves. See the best looks from stars including Adele, Taylor Swift and Rihanna here. ©AFP PHOTO / Joe KLAMAR False lash Lashes were long and voluminous, with singer Adele […]

14.02.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Photos ·
1960s stars Beach Boys to appear at the Grammys

1960s stars Beach Boys to appear at the Grammys

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – The Beach Boys, icons of 1960s California pop-rock, will reunite at the Grammy Awards ceremony, organizers said Wednesday. The surviving band members — Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks — are also releasing a new album and heading out on tour to mark their 50th anniversary. Group […]

09.02.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·