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Clip of New Madonna Song Leaks Online

Sara De Boer/STARTRAKS PHOTO via ABCIn case you missed it while you were digesting your Thanksgiving meal, it appears that a 43-second clip of a new Madonna song, "Rebel Heart," leaked online Thursday. Although it's not clear if the clip is a final version of the song, it appears to be the real deal […]

Who Does Taylor Swift Most Want to Duet With?

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteLegendary singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell recently said in an interview that she'd put the kibosh on a movie that would have starred Taylor Swift as her.  We suppose that makes it even less likely that Taylor will be able to fulfill one of her dreams: doing a duet with Mitchell. In […]

Idina Menzel Hosting Potluck Dinner with B'dway Co-Stars After Thanksgiving Day Parade

Warner Bros. RecordsIdina Menzel is one of many stars who'll be performing in Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, but she says after she's done, she and the rest of the cast from her Broadway musical If/Then are going to chow down. "A Broadway schedule doesn't really leave a lot of time for a […]

John Mayer to Fill In as Host of CBS' "The Late Late Show" in February

Eric McCandless/CBSA couple of years ago, there was talk that John Mayer was going to get his own musical variety show on CBS.  Well, that never materialized, but the singer is getting a chance to guest-host a previously existing CBS show. Craig Ferguson is stepping down as the host of The Late Late […]

Pharrell Williams to Receive Hollywood Star on December 4

Art Streiber/NBCHere's something Pharrell Williams can be thankful for, post-Thanksgiving: he'll receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on December 4. Pharrell will receive the 2,537th star on the famous walk during a ceremony that begins at 11:30 a.m. PT.  The star will be unveiled in front o […]

Billy Joel Denies He Smoked Cigarettes with Obama

Lloyd Bishop/NBCThere have been some odd rumors about Billy Joel over the years, but one recent one prompted the Piano Man to issue a statement.  It turns out he did not, during a recent trip to the White House, take a smoke break with President Obama. The D.C. publication The Hill claimed earlier t […]

Lady Gaga Reveals What It's Like to Record with "Gentleman" Tony Bennett

ABC/Lou RoccoWhat was it like for Lady Gaga to record with Tony Bennett for their #1 album, Cheek to Cheek?  According to Gaga, it was every bit as cool as you might imagine. "He's just such a gentleman. He's all about the music and he's all about the art," Gaga said on Wednesday's The View. "You kn […]

Taylor Swift Makes Way for One Direction at #1; Christmas Albums Complete Top 10

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteOne Direction's new album, FOUR, has debuted at #1 on the album chart, which means that Taylor Swift's ex-boyfriend has now replaced her in the top spot. Taylor's album 1989, which has spent three weeks at #1, now slips to #2 as her ex Harry Styles and the rest of 1D take over the […]