Adult Contemporary News

Vanessa Carlton Announces Album Release Date; Debuts New Song, "Willows"

Dine Alone RecordsAfter giving us a taste of her new music with an EP released last month, Vanessa Carlton has now revealed the release date for her full-length album. Liberman comes out October 23. The singer also teased another song off the album, the piano-driven “Willows.” She's released the son […]

Celine Dion Returns to the Las Vegas Stage

Denise Truscello/WireImageAfter putting her career on hold last year to care for her husband, Rene Angelil, who's battling cancer, Celine Dion returned to her residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas Thursday night. At a pre-show press conference, Dion explained despite her husband’s continuing batt […]

Could We Be Getting That Long-Awaited Adele Album in November?

Lauren Dukoff/Columbia RecordsCould it be true? Will we get a new Adele album before the year is over? According to Billboard, the singer’s record label is planning for a November release. That means in just a matter of months, we could be hearing Adele’s first collection of new music since 2011’s G […]

Report: Ben Affleck Takes Daughters to See Taylor Swift

ABC/Lou RoccoBen Affleck scored major dad points this week. The actor reportedly took his two daughters -- Violet, age 9, and Seraphina, age 6 -- to Taylor Swift’s fifth and final concert at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Wednesday night. They even got to meet the singer backstage. "They all had […]

Ellie Goulding on New Album: “I’m Still the Emotional Wreck I’ve Always Been”

Louie Banks/InterscopeThings have been going pretty well for Ellie Goulding. She scored a number-one hit this year with “Love Me Like You Do,” she’s in a solid relationship with bassist Dougie Poysner and she a bona-fide member of Taylor Swift’s squad. But if you think her new album is going to be f […]

Lady Gaga Says "American Horror Story" Role Will Influence New Music

Monty Brinton/CBSLady Gaga’s music might be taking a creepier turn. The singer tells Entertainment Weekly that her experience playing a bloodthirsty hotel owner on American Horror Story: Hotel will influence her new music. “Yes it will,” she says. “It will inform me from this day forward, everyday m […]

U2 Guitarist The Edge Takes Part in Eldest Daughter's Italian Wedding

Credit: Paolo PellegrinCongratulations go out to U2 guitarist The Edge, whose oldest child, Hollie Evans, got married this past weekend in Tuscany, Italy.  The Irish Mirror reports that the rock star was on hand to walk his 31-year-old daughter down the aisle. According to the paper, Hollie wed her […]

Elton John Inspires the Name of a New Marine Species

Credit: Dr. James ThomasElton John's outrageous outfits have become legendary, and now one of them has inspired the name of a newly discovered species of crustacean, according to While exploring the remote coral reefs of Raja Ampat in Indonesia, Dr. James Thomas from the Halmos College of […]

Ed Sheeran's Lion Tattoo: Real or Fake?

Jason Merritt/Getty Images via ABCIs Ed Sheeran’s lion tattoo real or fake? We can barely keep track. Wednesday, the singer posted an Instagram photo seemingly suggesting that his controversial chest ink was just an elaborate prank. But hours later, he posted another photo revealing his previous pos […]