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'America's Got Talent' Auditions Are Coming!

10/22/2013 4:44pm EDT
Nick Cannon
America's Got Talent Season 9 Is Upon Us!

Starting this weekend, America's Got Talent may be coming to a city near you. So if you've got a talent you want America to see, now is your time to shine.

AGT is the only talent competition show open to any age and any talent! It's truly a modern-day variety show! Over the past seasons, AGT has developed a massive social media presence, and their numbers only continue to grow. It goes to show that AGT's platform can give artists of ANY kind a serious amount of exposure!

You can check out the AGT Youtube channel here, and visit the auditions ce...

Rumor Patrol: Dianna Agron Banned From 'Glee' Tribute, Mariah Carey's Divorce, More

10/12/2013 3:07pm EDT
Dianna Agron
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Dianna Agron Kept Off Glee Set: One question fans of the FOX show kept asking after their tribute to Cory Monteith was, "Why wasn't Quinn (Agron's character) there?" In the first season of the show, Cory's character Finn was in a relationship with Quinn. RadarOnline reports that Ryan Murphy and Lea Michele "intensely disliked" Dianna and decided to keep her away.

Verdict: Appears False. E! claims Diann...

Mariah Carey Posted A Sexy Selfie For Husband Nick Cannon's Birthday

10/9/2013 11:55am EDT
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey's 13 million twitter followers know what she and husband Nick Cannon did to celebrate his 33rd birthday Tuesday night!

The singer sent a message to her husband via the social network on Tuesday to let the America's Got Talent host know what was in store for him when he got home from work-- boobs!

Wearing an unbuttoned white shirt with a black lace bra underneath Mariah posted the sexy selfie, a close-up shot of her cleavage, on Twitter.

"Happy Birthday to my Hubby @NickCannon..."my baby I'm waiting on youuuu"hahaha! KKLB! GHL!!!! Mwah !!!!!" she wrote.

Nick and Mariah have ...

Dancer Kenichi Ebina Wins 'America's Got Talent'

9/19/2013 10:47am EDT
America's Got Talent
America has spoken, voting 38-year-old Japanese dancer Kenichi Ebina the winner of the eighth season of America's Got Talent Wednesday night.

The six finalists were whittled down to just two over the course of the two-hour finale, with angelic-voiced singer Cami Bradley, 25, the first to exit the show. She was followed by 16-year-old aspiring magician Collins Key, whose sleight-of-hand card tricks were some of the best ever; and Opera trio Forte, who often left nary a dry eye in the Radio City Music Hall audience during their final performances, finished fourth.

Then it was down to the fi...

Fashion Fails: Emma Watson, Chrissy Teigen, Rita Ora, More

9/8/2013 3:07pm EDT
Emma Watson
It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

Emma Watson has always been daring when it comes to fashion, but she's gone too far with this blouse dicky. I assume that's what it is, but it could also be one of those embarrassing harnesses you put on your kid to keep him on a leash.

I had to check to make sure Poppy Delevigne was not pregnant after seeing this outfit (I try not to make fun of maternity wear). By all accounts she's not expecting, which makes this shapeless a...

Fashion Fails: Snooki, Nick Cannon, Chloe Moretz, And More

8/11/2013 3:07pm EDT
It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

This is just about what we've come to expect from Snooki at this point: ugly stonewashed jeans tucked into garish high-top sneakers (with high heels?), a tasseled top, giant hoop earrings, and an oversized name-brand bag. Lorenzo looks hip, though.

Nick Cannon is trying to break up the monotony of black suits, but even in spring this collection of colors would be too much. It's the tie and shoes that kill this number and turn i...

'The Butler' NYC Premiere Pics: Mariah Carey With A Studded Sling, Oprah With Big Hair & More!

8/6/2013 4:00pm EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
Several stars stepped out for "Lee Daniels' The Butler" New York City premiere on Monday at the Ziegfeld Theatre.

Mariah Carey, who is still recovering from shoulder injury, showed up in a black dress with a fancy leather studded sling. She was accompanied by her husband and "America's Got Talent" host Nick Cannon.

Oprah Winfrey wore a pink beaded dress and let her hair go au naturale. She appears on the September cover of her O magazine wearing a huge Afro wig that weighed an astonishing 3 to 5 pounds, according to the Huffington Post.

She attended the premiere with her longtime boyfrie...

Cannon Throws Bynes A Lifeline - Offers To Record A Duet

7/11/2013 1:30pm EDT
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon, husband to Mariah Carrey, has tossed the under-fire-star Amanda Bynes a serious lifeline. Bynes has been busily planning a career comeback after the recent onset of legal issues she has struggled with, between throwing a bong out of a hotel window, to threatening to sue every media outlet that reported her bizarre activities.

Cannon and Bynes have a history - any 90s kid and their parents remembers Nickelodean's 'All That' where the two regularly co-starred together. He tells Life & Style magazine, "She actually called me and I told her, 'Yo, if you need any help, I got you!' ...

Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon Shut Down Disneyland To Renew Wedding Vows, Celebrate Twins' Birthday

5/2/2013 6:38pm EDT
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon celebrated their fifth wedding anniversary by in style: by shutting down California's Disneyland park and renewing their vows.

"I love you @Nick Cannon shut down Disneyland," Mariah tweeted before the fairy tale celebration.

Carey and daughter Monroe were picked up at the Pirates of the Caribbean ride in Cinderella's horse-drawn crystal carriage and were met on Main Street by Cannon and son Moroccan.

The family made their way to the front of Sleeping Beauty's castle where they held a short ceremony before 250 guests, according to

The couple also cele...

'Bachelor' Sean Lowe & Other Celebs Who Abstained From Sex Before Marriage

3/18/2013 3:00pm EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
The latest "Bachelor," Sean Lowe, has been making headlines for his vow to abstain from sex until he marries his bride Catherine Giudici.

Lowe, 29, told People magazine: "I lived life kind of selfishly for a long time, and I reached a point where I was tired of being selfish. I wanted to live my life the way I know it to be right. It's a personal choice for me."

He told television show "ET," "I'm going to turn it over to God. I'm going to do it his way for once. I'm glad I made that decision." Lowe also said his fiancee is "100 percent supportive" of the decision.

He isn't the only high-...

Nick Cannon To Play Infamous Drug Kingpin Ricky Ross

3/6/2013 10:19am EST
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon has been cast to play former drug kingpin "Freeway" Ricky Ross in an upcoming biopic. Ross handpicked the "America's Got Talent" host to bring his life story to the big screen.

Ross told "I chose Nick based on a few factors. The role is 17 to 25 in age, many of our award-winning actors are much older than that range. Nick is a guy who captures my character when I was in custody in San Diego."

Filmmaker Nick Cassavetes ("The Notebook") will helm the project and detail Ross' rise in the underground drug world in Los Angeles in the 1980s and his imprisonment for dr...

Mariah Carey Celebrated Valentine's Day With Hubby Nick Cannon, Bubble Bath With Her Pooch

2/15/2013 3:00pm EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon are romantics, and the pop star showed just how much with a series of photos from her Valentine's Day festivities.

In her first Twitter post, the singer wrote: "Happy Valentine's Day lovers!!!! Our valentine's day began last night...TBC: ) @NickCannon"

The photo shows the couple, presumably in their New York City digs, kissing in sillhouette with the Empire State building in the background. Beautiful!

She later posted a photo of herself in the bathtub: "Getting ready for my Valentines Rendezvous consumed by bubbles.. Oh...

Nick Cannon Spreads Christmas Cheer, Gives Gifts To Kids Devastated By Hurricane Sandy

12/22/2012 6:00pm EST
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon handed out boxes full of Christmas gifts to children at a New York City school affected by Hurricane Sandy.

In October the superstorm swept through the east coast, damaging hundreds of homes and businesses, including The Belle Harbor School in Rockaway Park.

Much of the elementary school's music supplies and instruments were wiped away due to heavy flooding, but bosses at Walmart recently helped to restore the students' hopes by delivering a truck full of brand-new flutes, clarinets, trumpets, and trombones.

The kids also received personal iPod Nanos and to top off the surpri...

Photos: Mariah Carey, Victoria Justice, Lucy Hale & More Rock The TeenNick HALO Awards

11/19/2012 11:30am EST
Mariah Carey
On Saturday, Mariah Carey supported her husband Nick Cannon at his TeenNick HALO awards at the Hollywood Palladium. Stars such as Ne-Yo and Nicole Richie also helped recognize young volunteers at the fourth annual event.

Cannon launched the Nickelodeon bash in 2009 to honor teenagers who are making a difference in their communities by "helping and leading others."

"Pretty Little Liars" star Lucy Hale and and Nicklelodeon actress Victoria Justice presented awards, while Carey told reporters how proud she was of her husband for hosting and spearheading the event.

She explained, "I'm super ...

Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon Create Candy Room At Home

10/21/2012 9:44pm EDT
Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon have indulged in their love of sweet treats by creating their own Wonka Candy Room in their Los Angeles home.

The America's Got Talent host admits he is addicted to sugary snacks and he loves to spend time in the part of the house he's nicknamed Cannon Land so he can munch on candy all day long.

He tells Us Weekly magazine, "I always dreamed of having a candy room. Sugar is my first love!"

The colorful space features buckets full of Cannon's favorite Nerds and his superstar wife's SweeTarts, sweet and sour candies, as well as a fun photobooth.


From Apple To Zowie: The Craziest Celebrity Baby Names

10/21/2012 3:14pm EDT
Ashlee Simpson
Uma Thurman and her French financier boyfriend Arpad Busson revealed the name of their newborn baby girl this week, and the tot's title is a mouthful.

Not content with the typical first/middle/last -- or in this case hyphenated last -- name, the little girl surely has a challenging future ahead of her when it comes to filling out any types of forms.

The couple named their three-month-old Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence Thurman-Busson. Where they got her nickname, "Luna," from is a mystery; but their rep says each name has a special reason and meaning.

But Uma and Arpad -- who ...

Nick Cannon Calls Out 'American Idol' Bosses Over Leaked Nicki Minaj & Mariah Carey Catfight

10/4/2012 12:28pm EDT
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon has spoken out over wife Mariah Carey's recent spat with fellow American Idol judge Nicki Minaj, which was caught on video and leaked to on Tuesday.

The America's Got Talent host is accusing Idol producers of leaking the footage to get more people interested in the upcoming season of the show, which he believes takes the focus away from the aspiring singers looking for their big break.

"I feel like it's taking away from the quality of what Idol is all about; this is about people accomplishing their dreams and experts guiding these young people to do what they've done,"...

Mariah Carey Confirmed To Judge On 'American Idol'

7/23/2012 3:59pm EDT
Mariah Carey
It's official - Mariah Carey has signed on as an American Idol judge. reports that the singer's deal is for $12 million - close to what Jennifer Lopez made on her first season of the show.

Fox boss Kevin Reilly made the announcement during the TV Critics Association press tour in Beverly Hills on Monday.

"I am so excited to be on Idol," she tells USA Today. "I can't wait to get started in a couple of months."

Just a week ago, Mimi's husband Nick Cannon said that Idol couldn't afford her; saying, "I ain't letting her outta the house for less than $100 million."

The signing fills...

DILFs: 30 Hot Celebrity Dads - 2012 Edition

7/21/2012 4:00pm EDT
Cam Gigandet
Last week we put together a pictorial of 30 hot celebrity moms to the enjoyment of many that browsed. Not to let the ladies down, we thought it only fitting to do the same for the sexy celebrity dads. We did our best to throw in a few shirtless surprises, so click through our list of hot celeb dads. If we missed someone who'd be on your list let us know. Enjoy!

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Nick Cannon Says Mariah Carey Deserves $100 Million To Judge 'American Idol'

7/20/2012 9:44am EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey is in talks to become a judge on "American Idol," but her husband Nick Cannon insists she'll need a huge paycheck to take the job.

Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler aren't returning next season, and Carey is one of the contenders to fill a chair. Cannon, who hosts "America's Got Talent," admits his wife is definitely interested in the position. However, FOX executives have to make it worthwhile, particularly since they have twins at home to take care of.

He explained, "They want her, I know that... but I ain't letting her outta the house for less than $100 million. They've (pro...

Nick Cannon Says 'American Idol' Can't Afford Mariah Carey

7/16/2012 8:53am EDT
Mariah Carey and husband
Mariah Carey's husband Nick Cannon is convinced American Idol producers will have to double the money they paid Jennifer Lopez if they want the superstar singer to join the TV show.

Idol bosses are currently looking for replacement panelists following the departure of Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez, who confirmed her exit on Friday after two seasons as a judge.

Carey is rumored to be in talks to take over from Lopez, but her husband insists TV bosses will have to double Lopez's rumored $20 million salary if they want to get Carey on board.

Cannon tells, "I don't know if they ...

Nick Cannon Supports Anti-Bulling Campaign

5/26/2012 10:36am EDT
Nick Cannon
TV personality/rapper Nick Cannon has signed up to be the new ambassador for an anti-bullying organisation.

Mariah Carey's husband has joined forces with STOMP Out Bullying, which also boasts Lance Bass, Taye Diggs and Brittany Snow as supporters.

Cannon addresses the subject of bullying in his song If I Die Young, and the organisation's bosses are delighted he is supporting the cause.

Founder Ross Ellis says, "We are thrilled that Nick has taken on this issue and produced such a compelling video which speaks to kids and teens and those who use suicide as an alternative to end their pain...

Howard Stern Makes Seven-Year-Old Aspiring Rapper Mir Money Cry On 'America's Got Talent'

5/22/2012 3:43pm EDT
America's Got Talent
Howard Stern found out how tough his new job is going to be during Monday night's episode of America's Got Talent.

During only his second show, the shock jock was thrown a curveball when seven-year-old aspiring rapper Mir Money took the stage to audition - and ended up in tears and with Stern questioning his decision to sign on with the show.

Stern pressed his "X" buzzer early on during the youngster's performance and was followed shortly after by fellow judge Sharon Osbourne

When Mir Money stopped his performance judge Howie Mandel asked the boy if he was angry, which he said he wasn't....

Howard Stern Makes An Excellent Addition To 'America's Got Talent'

5/15/2012 8:55am EDT
America's Got Talent
"America's Got Talent" kicked off its seventh season on Monday night with a new addition to the judging panel - Howard Stern. Skeptics weren't sure how he would respond to the (sometimes wacky) contestants, but he did surprisingly well.

The talent competition kicked off with a "magician" who required a ring to do his trick. After Nick Cannon claimed his wedding band (from wife Mariah Carey) wouldn't come off his finger, Howie Mandel reluctantly jumped on stage with the guy and handed his over.

The magician made a few bad jokes and was given the "X" by Stern twice (he pushed Mandel's bu...

Howard Stern Talks 'Nut Kicking' Fun On 'America's Got Talent,' Parent Television Council & More

5/10/2012 3:20pm EDT
Howard Stern - America's Got Talent
Howard Stern gave a press conference today about joining America’s Got Talent as a judge in New York. Describing some of his favorite Talent acts, he described a group that caught his fancy with a raunchy, injurious slapstick.

“It’s true Vaudeville,” Stern said. “One guy’s act is he gets kicked in the nuts. He comes out with three guys, takes off his pants, you can see he’s not wearing a cup and they start to kick him in the balls. I’m laughing like it’s the Three Stooges or Jackass. I say, ‘I‘m going to put you through but you’ve got to keep stepping it up. Do you have children?’ He had t...

Comme C'est Romantique! Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Renew Their Vows At Eiffel Tower

4/28/2012 11:00am EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
Singer Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon renewed their wedding vows at the Eiffel Tower in Paris yesterday, according to the pair's publicist.

On Friday the couple shopped in luxury boutiques while visiting the City of Light. They were likely buying gifts for the children who turn one years old on Sunday - also the day of their anniversary. Mariah, 42, and Nick, 31, got married on April 30, 2008, after dating for just six weeks.

The singer stuck by her man in recent months while he battled a life-threatening kidney disease. But he's made a full recovery and will be hosting the up...

Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Kiss & Shop For Expensive Baby Clothes In Paris

4/27/2012 4:00pm EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
It must be nice to be rich enough to shop for baby clothes on the Champs Elysees in Paris. Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon shopped in luxury boutiques while visiting the City of Light today. Maybe they were buying birthday presents for their twins?

The couple is probably in the French capital to celebrate their fifth wedding anniversary, which takes place on Sunday. Their son and daughter, Moroccan and Monroe, turn one on the same day.

Mariah wore a short maroon dress with a black coat and red and black pumps. Nick opted for a black trenchcoat and a gray sweater.

Nick's show "A...

Female Popstars Who Date Much Younger Men

4/10/2012 12:00pm EDT
Jennifer Lopez & Casper Smart
Jennifer Lopez recently bought her boyfriend Casper Smart a customized Dodge Ram truck for his 25th birthday. It must be nice having a girlfriend with such deep pockets! Jennifer isn't pulling any punches when it comes to keeping her man happy. Or perhaps she is just particularly generous?

A handful of female popstars are dating much younger men. There's just something about these women (who happen to be gorgeous) that turn men on.

Lopez, 42, seems to be having a great time with her much younger beau. Over the weekend they took Jennifer's twins to see the Easter bunny. In addition, the tw...

Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon Plan Special Day For Fifth Wedding Anniversary

3/29/2012 9:02am EDT
Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are planning a big celebration to mark their fifth wedding anniversary.

The couple exchanged vows on a beach in the Bahamas in 2008, and Cannon and Carey have renewed them every year.

But this April 30 is going to be extra special because it'll be the pair's first anniversary as parents to twins Moroccan and Monroe, who turn one on the same day.

Cannon tells Life & Style magazine, "It's a family day. We'll celebrate with them during the day and just the two of us at night... We get married every year; it's our thing. I just have to keep doing it to make sure ...

Nick Cannon Advises Parents To Control Their Children's Internet Usage

3/8/2012 8:45am EST
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon has urged parents to take more responsibility for their children's internet habits as youngsters lack the "judgment or maturity" to protect themselves online.

The entertainer, who is a father to twins with his wife Mariah Carey, was in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to throw his backing behind a new bill which aims to increase internet privacy laws to protect children.

Cannon spoke at a hearing on Capitol Hill in support of the Do Not Track Kids Act, but he insisted that even if new restrictions are put in place, parents still need to keep an eye on what their children are ge...