The former publicist for Insane Clown Posse is suing the band's label for sexual harassment - a suit that will require Kid Rock to produce a glass sex toy that he allegedly owns. The publicist, Andrea Pellegrini, claims that "Dirty Dan" Diamond, a former employee of ICP's Psychopathic Records label, attempted to give the sex toy to her.
Alec Baldwin has been cleared of charges following his arrest for riding his bike the wrong way up a busy Manhattan street. The actor appeared before New York City judge John DeLury who asked Baldwin, "Can you stay out of trouble, Alexander?" According to the New York Post, Baldwin was more than happy to keep things light replying "sure, sure."
Robby Krieger guested on the upcoming album from John Garcia (Kyuss), adding some of his signature flamenco guitar to a cut called "Her Bullet's Energy." The two hooked up on a suggestion from producer and mutual friend Harper Hug. "I pretty much fell over from my chair and said, 'Do you think he would do it?'" Garcia said.
Iggy Azalea is the new host of MTV's House of Style. The eight-episode season premieres August 4 and leads up to the Video Music Awards on August 24. Izzy will host a special House of Style episode recapping all of the fashions and trends at the VMAs. She'll also host a red carpet pre-show, while also doing show commentary.
T.I. has released "Stay," the latest cut from his upcoming album, Paperwork. The song, featuring a guest spot from Victoria Monet, sees Tip professing his love for a special lady: "You was in the bed, I was traffickin' the thang / Man, after everything, we will never be the same / Man, I'm tired of tellin' lies / Know you sick of playing games."
Reba McEntire has released the music video for "Pray for Peace," a visual she put together with footage donated from fans. She hit Facebook to explain the genesis of the song: "I feel this song is a gift from God. I have never worked on a song as long as this one," she began. "It went from a bass drum, fiddle and singers to guest artist singing with me, adding more instruments."
During a show in Milwaukee on Monday night, Jack White brought a member of the audience on stage to help him perform the White Stripes anthem "Seven Nation Army." The young lady donned White's hat and played two of his guitars during the performance. After it was over, she took a bow with the rest of the band. "Seven Nation Army" was the band's last song of the night.
Britney Spears is prepping the release of her new lingerie line, The Intimate Collection. She posted a pic modeling one of the line's items on Instagram. The snap features Brit posing in a black mesh paneled bra along with a pair of high-waisted panties. "Coming very soon . . . The Intimate Collection, by yours truly. Just a peek at what's to come," she captioned the photo.
Rod Stewart and Susan Boyle were tapped to perform at the upcoming opening ceremony for Glasgow's Commonwealth Games. The event went down at the city's Celtic Park and featured a bevy of entertainment. Stewart appeared on the stage to perform his 1991 single "Rhythm of the Heart," and was followed by Boyle, who sang "Mull of Kintyre."
Selena Gomez celebrated her 22nd birthday with a yacht trip along the French Rivera. In St. Tropez she was spotted with an unidentified beau, whom she embraced from behind while the two jet skied. After having some fun on the waves the pair returned to their yacht where they huddled under a towel together. The guy was later said to be Tommy Chiabra.
Eli Young Band took the stage on Late Night with David Letterman earlier this week to perform their latest single "Dust." The cut, taken from their 10,000 Towns LP, currently sits at number 24 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Last month, the group released the video for the song, which centers on a pretty young woman, who is tired of small town life.
Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj have dropped a snippet of their new collaboration "Bang Bang."
The track features production from Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, and Ilya. The preview was revealed by Minaj, who posted it on her Instagram account with the hashtags #video and #bangbang.
Portia De Rossi will be making a guest appearance on the hit ABC series "Scandal." The news first surfaced after De Rossi's wife Ellen DeGeneres tweeted about the role. "So annoying when people brag on twitter & that's why I'm not tweeting that Portia just signed on to do a top secret arc on "Scandal". Oops."
Courtney Love says she hopes filming will start on the Kurt Cobain biopic within the next year. Love tells Inquirer Entertainment that, while she won't be making the decision as to who portrays her late husband, the film should get underway within the next 12 months.
Anberlin have announced that their final show will come at Orlando's House of Blues on November 26. "Hello friends, it is with simultaneously heavy hearts and a spirit of celebration that we have announced our final show ever, and it is now on sale!! Wednesday, November 26 at the House of Blues in Orlando will be a special night," they announced on their site.