Adult Contemporary News

Go Behind the Scenes of Train's "Angel in Blue Jeans" Video

Image Courtesy Columbia RecordsIn Train's latest video, for the single "Angel in Blue Jeans," singer Pat Monahan plays the bad guy to actor Danny Trejo's hero.  It's a role reversal for Trejo, who is known for playing villains in action films, and that is exactly what Monahan thought was so cool abo […]

Lady Gaga's Former Personal Assistant to Write a Tell-All Book?

ABC/Matt BrownLady Gaga's former "hood rat" assistant can now add another title to her resume: author. Jennifer O'Neil, the ex-assistant who sued Gaga, claiming she was owed $393,000 for 7,168 hours of overtime, is writing a tell-all book, Fame Monster, to be published by Simon & Schuster imprint At […]

Celine Dion Says Husband "Doing Well" in Cancer Recovery

Alix Malka © Feeling Productions Inc.Celine Dion told reporters at a recent fundraiser that her husband, René Angelil, is "doing really well" with his recovery from cancer. The singer was in Montreal to perform with the winners of the Sing for Ste-Justine with Celine Dion contest, which was held to […]

Pharrell Williams Out, Nico & Vinz In on Bruno Mars Summer Tour

Stian Andersen/Warner Bros. RecordsNorwegian pop duo Nico & Vinz has been tapped for the remainder of Bruno Mars' "Moonshine Jungle World Tour" this summer. The "Am I Wrong" hitmakers will join the tour at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa July 24. Nico & Vinz will take over for Aloe Blacc, whose l […]

Buy Colbie Caillat's House in L.A., Rent Billy Joel's Beach House in N.Y.

Republic RecordsIf you're interested in living like a Grammy-winning musician -- on the East and West Coasts -- you may be interested in some properties that are currently on the market. Variety reports that Colbie Caillat has put her home in Westlake Village, California -- about 40 miles west of do […]

OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder on Difference Between Writing Band's Hits & Hits for Others

ABC/Tim OgierRyan Tedder is rarely off the Billboard charts:  if he's not scoring hits with OneRepublic, he's writing singles for other artists. For example, he co-wrote Maroon 5's latest top 10, "Maps."   But Ryan says writing songs for his band and writing them for other artists is very different, […]

Josh Groban Lands Role in New Film with John Krasinski and Anna Kendrick

ABC/Bob D'AmicoLooks like those two guest appearances Josh Groban made on NBC's The Office have really paid off:  he's just landed a role in a new movie starring Office alum John Krasinski. Josh, who's already busy this summer hosting ABC's Rising Star, working on two new albums and preparing for a […]

Elton John Not Retiring, Despite Reports

ABC/Randy HolmesIs Elton John hanging up his glasses and getting out of the music biz for good?  Thankfully, despite reports, the answer is no. During a performance on Tuesday at a festival in France, Elton reportedly told the crowd that he plans to retire from the music business to spend more time […]

"No Truth" to Rumor that Adele Has Confirmed Album and World Tour for 2015

Cliff Lipson/CBSThe Internet was ablaze on Wednesday with the news that Adele had confirmed that she's prepping a new album and a world tour for 2015.  Except, she didn't. The Twitter account for the World Music Awards posted the following information on Tuesday: "#adele confirms 2015 Tour After The […]