ESPN and Aerosmith plan on helping commemorate the 2014 Boston Marathon, one year after explosive devices were set off killing and maiming several people. ESPN will air Dream On: Stories of Boston's Strongest on Saturday at 4 PM EST, featuring a performance of Aerosmith's hit "Dream On." The group will get help on the cut from the Southern California Children's Chorus.
Coldplay have confirmed a string of six new tour dates in support of their new release Ghost Stories. The album is due out May 19 and the band kicks off the tour ahead of the release at E-Werk in Cologne, Germany on April 25.
Ne-Yo has opened up about Chris Brown, saying that his fellow soul crooner has faced unfair criticism in the media. Breezy is currently awaiting a court appearance for his involvement in an altercation with a man in Washington, D.C. last year.
Butch Vig has opened up about his work on the new Foo Fighters album, saying that Dave Grohl and company are "almost halfway done." Speaking with Rolling Stone the producer claimed that the album could have a very different feel to Foo's albums of the past.
Scotty McCreery beat all comers in Taste of Country's March Man-Ness contest, designed to determine country music's sexiest male. McCreery closed out the tourney style comp by besting Luke Bryan handily. Country fans handed Scotty the contest by a margin of nine percentage points. Earlier this month, McCreery released "Feelin' It."
Christina Aguilera was recently spotted out and about on the streets of New York City flaunting her baby bump. The singer and former Voice coach sported a casual workout outfit consisting of a grey top and black yoga pants with sneakers, big sunglasses and pulled back hair. Aguilera announced in February that she and fiancé Matthew Rutler are expecting.
Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line shared a pic of his puppy, captioning the photo "the freshest pup on the block." The golden retriever bears a bone shaped name tag inscribed 'Harley.' Hubbard also said that he "misses" Harley already, in reference to the fact the FGL is currently on tour with Brantley Gilbert. The trek's next date comes on April 18.
Aretha Franklin has filed a $10 million lawsuit against the satire news site News Nerd for publishing a story falsely claiming that Patti LaBelle punched her. In an official statement, Franklin claims that the story was not presented as satire and thus presented significant defamation of character.
LeToya Luckett is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Out magazine. The 33-year-old singer/actress dishes on a number of topics in the issue, including her time in Destiny's Child, her past insecurities and getting into acting to name a few. "It was a wonderful time in my life and I'm blessed that I was able . . ."
Prince has partnered with Warner Bros. to release a digitally remastered deluxe edition of Purple Rain to celebrate its 30th anniversary. The new partnership gives Prince the rights to his master recordings and creates "an exclusive global licensing partnership that covers every album released from 1978 into the '90s," according to a press release.
Miley Cyrus was hospitalized earlier this week after suffering a severe allergic reaction. She was scheduled to perform at the Sprint Center in Kansas City but had to cancel the show after having a harsh reaction to an antibiotic. The venue broke news of the canceled show in a press release, but thus far no make up date has been announced for it.
Jon Bon Jovi has not given up in his pursuit of purchasing the Buffalo Bills franchise. Jon's rep, speaking with Sun Media, says that the New Jersey rocker "remains passionate in his pursuit of an NFL franchise." Several sources say that Jon wants to move the franchise to Toronto, North America's second largest market without an NFL team, after Los Angeles.
A new crowdsourcing campaign has been launched in an attempt to save the recording console that was used to record Pearl Jam's Ten and Soundgarden's Louder Than Love. The console is housed at London Bridge Studios in Seattle and the studio's own Eric Lilavois spoke on the Neve brand desk with Rolling Stone.
Steel Magnolia's Joshua Scott Jones says he thought about ending it all before seeking professional help instead. Speaking with People magazine, Jones said he was addicted pills and booze and no longer interested in living: "No one wanted to be around me," he admits. "I had alienated everybody." He said he thought about hopping off the 42nd floor balcony of his hotel.
Ace Frehley is criticizing former KISS bandmate Paul Stanley for comment he made during the band's Rock And Roll Hall of Fame induction speech. "I really didn't like some of the things Paul Stanley said in his speech, because obviously he's a little aggravated with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame," Frehley tells ABC Radio.