Bono of U2 will auction off a bike ride as part of his fundraising efforts for RED, a foundation established for fighting AIDS. The bike ride prize is a nod to Bono's recent bike crash which sent him to the hospital. "I'm not sure that was as funny to my band as it was to me," Bono said of the ride. "But I think we're going to have fun, and yeah, we'll go visit the scene . . ."
"Lazarus," the title song from a new off-Broadway musical, will be featured on the upcoming David Bowie album, Blackstar. The inclusion of the track was only speculated on previously but never confirmed. Lazarus, the play, was written by Bowie and Edna Walsh, and previews at the New York Theatre Workshop on November 18. The play officially opens on December 7.
The Killers have released "Dirt Sledding" the tenth installment in their annual Christmas song series. The cut features a spoken word guest spot from actor Richard Dreyfuss. The vid, directed by Matthew Gray Gubler, sees Santa (played by Killers' former tour manager Ryan Pardey, digging through a pile of toys until he passes out.
Rod Stewart performed before the recent heavyweight match between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko in Dusseldorf, leaving fans less than impressed. Many fans complained via social media that Rod's performance was inaudible in the 54,600 capacity stadium. Nonetheless, even those who did hear Stewart weren't impressed.
Coldplay have released "Hymn for the Weekend," a cut featuring Beyoncé from the band's latest, A Head Full of Dreams. The tune sees the superstar teaming up with Chris Martin and company for a rousing club number. "So drink from me, drink from me / When I was so thirsty," sings Bey on the cut. "We're on a symphony / Now I just can't get enough."
Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello spent their honeymoon at Parrot Cay in Turks and Caicos, a Carribean luxury resort located on a private island with a mile long beach. Vergara posted a selfie of the pair catching some rays, along with the caption, "We will never forget this place. I cannot thank @RealRobertEarl enough for the best vacation of my life!"
Kristin Cavallari and husband Jay Cutler have shared the first photo of their new baby girl, Saylor James Cutler, one week after her birth. In the pic, Cavallari snuggles with the newborn, who is wrapped in a pink blanket. "Really sad about missing my 10 year high school reunion last night," Cavallari captioned the pic, "so many people I wanted to see . . . but at least I have a good excuse."
The Band Perry will perform at the annual Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting ceremony this Wednesday in New York City. The Band Perry made the announcement via Instagram, saying that they are "SO excited" to be involved. There is no word on what song the trio will be performing during the event.
Kacey Musgraves has announced additional dates for her Country & Western Rhinestone Revue. After recently wrapping up the first leg of the tour on November 22, Musgraves will pick things up in 2016 on January 21 in Dallas, Texas. The 2016 leg of the Country & Western Rhinestone Revue will hit Oklahoma, Nebraska, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and more.
John Legend offered a special birthday performance to his wife Chrissy Teigen during her recent 30th birthday celebration. The event took place at New York's legendary Comedy Cellar and also featured a special appearance by funny man Dave Chappelle.
Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke played the role of DJ during London's Climate March. Yorke rode atop Greenpeace U.K.'s float during the march, which took place ahead of Paris Climate Conference. For the march, protesters demanding that world leaders enforce stricter climate-protecting guidelines lined the streets of Paris.
Drake says that he would do anything to collaborate with Adele on a remix of his song "Hotline Bling." "I'd do anything with Adele. I'd literally go to Adele's house right now and do laundry for her," he said during an interview following 'Drake Night' at his hometown Toronto basketball club the Raptors.
Kristian Bush has released a new single "Thinking about Drinking for Christmas," his first ever holiday single. In a presser, he says that he hopes it's the first of many Christmas singles. "I am proud to release my first-ever Christmas single. It feels like it has been a long time coming, and it could be the beginning of something fun," Bush says. "I love Christmas music."
Trey Songz has released a surprise mixtape called To Whom It May Concern. The 12 track album features guest spots from MIKExANGEL, Dave East, J.R., and Chisanity. "As happy as I am, a big part of me feels empty sometimes," Trigga wrote in an open letter to his fans, "Music gives me a piece back."
Sinead O'Connor threatened to commit suicide in a chilling Facebook post. "I have taken an overdose," she wrote. "There is no other way to get respect. I am not at home, I'm at a hotel, somewhere in Ireland, under another name. If I wasn't posting this, my kids and family wouldn't even find out." "Apparently . . . I'm such a rotten horrible mother and Person, that I've been alone."