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Steven Tyler's Feather Headdress, World Cup Goofiness & Other Crazy Hats In Entertainment

June 16th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Steven Tyler's Feather Headdress, World Cup Goofiness & Other Cr
Summertime means celebrities step out in all kinds of crazy headwear. Aerosmith performed at a music festival in Donnington Park, England, over the weekend with frontman Steven Tyler wearing a Native American headdress.

He must not have followed the Pharrell Willams Elle magazine controversy.

The FIFA World Cup is in full swing, and fans are showing their pride by dressing in strange costumes, including making hats with Barbie dolls glued all over them.

Actress Kate Winslet followed British tradition by wearing a black and white fascinator to the Prix de Diane (Diane Prize) in Chantilly,...
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10 Bands That Have Stood The Test Of Time

March 1st, 2014 10:00am EST
10 Bands That Have Stood The Test Of Time
Have you ever heard a song on the radio and thought "Well, these guys won't be around for long?" We've all been there (most of us thought that when we heard Justin Bieber's "Baby"), but this list is for those of us who heard a song or saw a music video and said, "Wow, now these guys/girls have something special."

To kick off our list, we will start with one of the best bands of the eighties. Def Leppard headed up the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal and steamrolled the United States with their first hit song here, "Bringin' On The Heartbreak". To followup their albums "On Through The Nig...
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Aerosmith, Dropkick Murphys, Others Perform At Boston Strong Benefit Concert

May 31st, 2013 5:11pm EDT
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Aerosmith, Carole King, New Kids on the Block, Dropkick Murphys, and many more took the stage Thursday night to raise money to benefit the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

The Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration event at a sold-out TD Garden in Boston lasted an astonishing 5 1/2 hours, starting at the national anthem and ending with a group rendition of the Beatles' "Come Together" and Boston anthem "Dirty Water."

Joey McIntyre shared his story from the Boston Marathon - the New Kids on the Block star had finished the race 10 minutes before the bombs went off. He s...
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Carly Rae Jepsen, Jessica Alba, Psy And More To Grace Inaugural Social Star Awards

May 20th, 2013 8:20am EDT
Carly Rae Jepsen
The world's hottest event of the year will be happening this May! The world's inaugural annual major awards show dedicated to social media, the Social Star Awards, will be held for the first time in Singapore, with A-list celebrities expected to grace the event.

'Fantastic Four' star Jessica Alba and 'Entourage' star Jeremy Piven will be hosting the awards ceremony.

Some of the stars attending the event include Star Trek helmsman George Takei, international DJ Seb Fontaine, American model Amanda Lepore, Youtube comedian Ryan Higa and New York event producer Suzanne Bartsch. The list of pe...
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Aerosmith Cancel Indonesia Concert Over Security Fears

May 6th, 2013 11:45am EDT
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Rockers Aerosmith have axed an upcoming show in Jakarta, Indonesia, over security fears.

The band announced the cancellation after police arrested two suspected militants who planned to bomb an embassy in the nation's capital city.

Steven Tyler and company were scheduled to perform at the Jakarta Inernational Expo in Kemayoran, and the band released a statement via the website of the event promoter, Ismaya Live.

"Unfortunately, we have to cancel our upcoming show in Jakarta. We want to apologize to all our fans who were expecting to see us and hope that one day we can make it up to them,...
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Aerosmith And NKOTB To Headline Boston Strong Benefit Concert

May 3rd, 2013 11:27pm EDT
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Aerosmith and New Kids On The Block are set to headline a special benefit concert to raise money for victims of the recent Boston Marathon bombing.

The Massachusetts heroes will be joined by Jimmy Buffett, James Taylor, Carole King, country singer Jason Aldean, rockers Godsmack and The J. Geils Band at Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration.

The event will boost funds for The One Fund Boston, which was set up in the wake of the tragedy by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Tom Menino to help those affected by the bombings.

The concert will be particula...
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Aerosmith's Steven Tyler And Joe Perry Headed To Songwriters Hall Of Fame

February 22nd, 2013 12:08pm EST
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Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry are heading to the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

The duo has been one of rock music's most successful songwriting tandems for the last 40 years, penning numerous classic hits like "Dream On," "Sweet Emotion," and "Walk This Way" along with such cheeky hits as "Dude (Looks Like A Lady)," "Love In An Elevator," and "Big Ten Inch Record."

Tyler and Perry will be inducted as part of the 2013 class, which includes Foreigner's Lou Gramm and Mick Jones.

This year's other inductees include Holly Knight, who penned hits for the likes of Pat Benatar, Bonnie Tyler...
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Steven Tyler Splits From Fiancee Erin Brady

January 13th, 2013 6:50pm EST
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Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler is single again after reportedly breaking off his engagement to Erin Brady.

The rocker proposed to Brady on Christmas Day in 2011 but their relationship was rumored to be on the rocks late last year.

A spokesman for the star dismissed split rumors in October, putting the couple's problems down to the usual "trials and tribulations in a relationship", but New York Post gossip column Page Six now reports they have separated.

A source tells the publication, "It's over for good this time... They're still friendly but they're going their own ways. The engagemen...
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Celebrity Telethon Helps Raise $23 Million For Hurricane Sandy Victims

November 4th, 2012 10:54am EST
Christina Aguilera
Christina Aguilera, Bruce Springsteen and Sting were among those who performed at a concert on Friday to raise money for those suffering after Hurricane Sandy devastated the east coast.

Aguilera kicked off the telethon saying, "I was born in Staten Island. Four days ago Hurricane Sandy came through and devastated it, as it did most of the eastern seaboard. We've come together tonight to tell every single person who's suffering that we are here for you. We will do whatever we can to help. We will not leave anyone behind because every single one of you matters."

Billy Joel, Mary J. Bli...
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The Eurythmics Among 2013 Songwriters Hall Of Fame Nominees

October 11th, 2012 9:53am EDT
Eurythmics
Steven Tyler, Annie Lennox and Stevie Nicks are among the artists who will be competing for a place in the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Tyler is joined in the list of nominees by his Aerosmith bandmate and writing partner Joe Perry, while Lennox's Eurythmics collaborator Dave Stewart is also included, along with Nicks' Fleetwood Mac co-stars Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie.

Blues legend B.B. King and The Kinks' Ray Davies are also among the nominees for the 2013 inductees.

Voting ends in December and the chosen artists will be inducted at a gala ceremony in New York City on J...
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Steven Tyler Says He Only Did 'American Idol' For The Money

July 30th, 2012 10:48pm EDT
Steven Tyler
Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler has parted ways with the American Idol producers by revealing the TV talent show wasn't all fun.

The "Love in an Elevator" singer quit the show after two seasons earlier this month - a day before fellow judge Jennifer Lopez followed him out the door - and he is now admitting he only agreed to sit alongside J.Lo and Randy Jackson for the cash, and to give his bandmates the chance to calm down after he announced plans for a hiatus.

He tells Rolling Stone magazine, "It was something to do while the storm blew by, to be honest... not my cup of tea.

"I loved it a...
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'American Idol' Finale Mega-Diary: A Note-by-Note Account of Phillip Phillps' Big Win

May 24th, 2012 11:07am EDT
Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez
Welcome to the American Idol finale Mega-Diary! Our annual blow-by-blow recap of what used to be the third-biggest night in television and is now somewhere between the 14th Monday Night Football game and the 15th Monday Night Football game.

But no bother! We’ll press on. And here’s a prediction before the show even starts: The contestants will start singing a song and mid-way through they’ll introduce the original artist to join them onstage. Sorry if I just ruined the show for you.

8:03 – What more could I want to start off the finale than my favorite contestant from this year, Heejun Ha...
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Fan Meets Aerosmith By Hurling Prosthetic Limb Onstage

April 2nd, 2012 9:43am EDT
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Aerosmith star Joey Kramer has befriended a one-legged fan who hurled his prosthetic limb onstage at a gig in a desperate bid to meet the band.

The rocker admits he was so impressed with the guy's efforts to get the group's attention he put the leg on his drum riser and then insisted on saying hi to its owner after the show.

He tells WENN, "We were doing a general admission show. Everybody's hands were in the air and about 50 feet back there was a guy literally holding up his artificial leg. I waved at him and he passed it up and we put it on the drum riser.

"A few songs later my tech sa...
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The Eagles To Be Honored By Berklee College

March 30th, 2012 11:46am EDT
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Iconic rockers The Eagles are to receive honorary degrees from Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music.

The music school, based in Boston, Massachusetts, has awarded honorary doctorates to influential musical figures for over 40 years, with past recipients including Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones, David Bowie and Aerosmith's Steven Tyler.

This year's honorees are the Hotel California stars, as well as bluegrass singer Alison Krauss and Ethiopian musician Mulatu Astatke.

They will receive their degrees at a ceremony on May 12th at Boston University's Agganis Arena.
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Aerosmith Promotes New Tour - Steven Tyler & Tom Hamilton Ride A Green Trike & Rickshaw (Photos)

March 29th, 2012 8:34am EDT
Steven Tyler
Aerosmith (Steven Tyler, Tom Hamilton, Joey Kramer, Joe Perry and Brad Whitford) appeared at the Grove in Los Angeles yesterday to promote their new "Global Warming" tour.

Singer Tyler made a grand entrance by arriving in a green tricked out trike. Bassist Hamilton was carried in by a Japanese rickshaw.

The band is hitting the road for the first time since Tyler fell from a stage in 2009 for an 18-date tour with Cheap Trick. The three-month trek will kick off in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on June 16. They've also got a new album in the works, which they say will be out within three months.

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Steven Tyler Celebrates 64th Birthday In Odd Beach Ensemble In Hawaii

March 27th, 2012 12:00pm EDT
Steven Tyler
Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler went to the beach in Maui, Hawaii, on his birthday yesterday. The "American Idol" judge sported blue painted fingernails and toenails, a striped bathing suit, tie-dyed shirt, and straw hat. He accessorized with rings, braclets and necklace.

The singer wanted to do some paddle boarding but decided the ocean was too choppy. He later went out with his family to celebrate his 64th birthday.

Aerosmith is planning an 18-date tour this summer. They haven't toured since Tyler fell from a stage in 2009.

Check out some more photos of Steven at the beach...
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Aerosmith To Embark On Three-Month U.S. Summer Tour

March 26th, 2012 11:05pm EDT
Aerosmith
Aerosmith are to return to the road in America for the first time since frontman Steven Tyler fell from a stage in 2009, for an 18-date tour with veteran rockers Cheap Trick.

The Global Warming Tour dates were announced on Monday and will include stops at the Hollywood Bowl and the Nassau Coliseum in New York.

The three-month trek will kick off in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 16.

Aerosmith will play their hometown of Boston, Massachusetts on July 17.
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Steven Tyler Admits Aerosmith 'Said Too Much' In '60 Minutes' Interview

March 16th, 2012 4:45pm EDT
Aerosmith
Steven Tyler regrets some of the things he said about his Aerosmith bandmates in a candid news special on the band, which aired last weekend.

The singer accused his colleagues of riding his coattails, insisting his quest for perfection has helped them all become millionaire hitmakers, while his bandmates opened up about Tyler's cruel and mean tendencies, revealing the outrageous frontman is tough to work with at times.

But the most eye-opening part of the "60 Minutes" expose came when guitarist Joe Perry talked about his own tempestuous relationship with Tyler. The rocker said he tolerate...
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Steven Tyler Says He Was 'Hurt' By Aerosmith Snub

March 12th, 2012 12:31pm EDT
Steven Tyler
Steven Tyler was "hurt" when his Aerosmith band mates failed to check up on him after he fell off stage during a show in 2009, accusing them of snubbing him for six months after the accident.

The singer fell from the stage at a concert in South Dakota and broke his left shoulder, prompting the rockers to cancel the rest of their North American tour. Tyler admits he was high on prescription drugs when the fall occurred and later checked himself into rehab to deal with his problems.

His bandmates were angry with him for ruining their tour plans and Tyler was devastated when no one called ...
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Steven Tyler May Be 'Cruel,' But He Got Aerosmith To Where They Are Today

March 9th, 2012 8:38am EST
Steven Tyler
Steven Tyler insists his meanness and his commitment to excellence have made Aerosmith the rock legends they are today.

In a hard-hitting new TV interview, which will air on news show "60 Minutes" on Sunday, the rocker-turned-"American Idol" judge admits he has been cruel to his bandmates at times - but his quest for perfection has helped them all become millionaire hitmakers.

When newswoman Lara Logan tells the singer what his bandmates said about him behind his back, Tyler accepts their criticisms, but adds, "I'm going to be big-headed right now, OK?. I think my perfectionism and my bus...
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Wood Sprites Gave Steven Tyler His 'First Spiritual Moment' As A Child

February 29th, 2012 8:45am EST
Steven Tyler
Steven Tyler has spent his career trying to re-connect with "the children of the woods."

The Aerosmith frontman and "American Idol" judge reveals he had a spiritual awakening while playing near his home as a child, and it was such a magical experience he has devoted his life to try and find that solace again.

He explains, "I saw this place in the woods where the sun was coming through and I'm walking around with my slingshot at nine years old... It was so quiet in there I thought I heard something called the children of the woods.

"It was my first spiritual moment... and I've always been...
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Steven Tyler Assures Fans He'll Complete Aerosmith's Summer Tour

February 28th, 2012 11:54pm EST
Steven Tyler
Rocker Steven Tyler has assured fans he's fit and ready to tour with Aerosmith this summer - and they should not wait to get tickets for concerts.

The singer famously fell off a stage in South Dakota at the beginning of the band's last summer tour in 2009 and his injuries prompted the group to scrap dates with ZZ Top.

He subsequently quit the band and checked into rehab for a painkiller problem.

But he insists his reputation as an injury-prone, concert-cancelling rock star is undeserved and he's committed to making it through Aerosmith's next tour, which begins in June.

He says, "It's n...
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Joe Perry To Pen Autobiography

February 24th, 2012 8:12am EST
Joe Perry
Veteran rocker Joe Perry is set to lift the lid on his time in Aerosmith in a new book.

The guitarist is putting pen to paper to document his life story in a new autobiography and he started work on the project this week.

Perry announced the news to fans on Twitter.com but has yet to reveal any more details about the book.

In a post on the site, he writes, "Officially started writing my biography (sic) this week. More info to come soon re: publisher, tentative release date, etc..."

The rocker will be the third member of the legendary band to write an autobiography - frontman Steven ...
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Steven Tyler Auctioning Off Elton John Oscar Party Invitation

February 10th, 2012 4:15pm EST
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Aerosmith rocker and American Idol judge Steven Tyler is offering up the chance to be his date at Elton John's upcoming Oscars party in Hollywood.

The highest bidder of the Charity Buzz auction will dine with the rocker at his table at the glitzy bash on February 26.

The winner will enjoy a cocktail reception, dinner prepared by celebrity chef Cat Cora and a performance by rockers Foster The People at the event hosted annually by the Rocket Man and his partner David Furnish.

The invitation is expected to raise $25,000 for the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
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Liv Tyler Records INXS Cover For Givenchy Ad

January 24th, 2012 2:19pm EST
Liv Tyler
Actress Liv Tyler is following her father and stepfather into the music business after recording a cover of an INXS tune for a new Givenchy advertisement.

The 34 year old admits she grew up dreaming of chart success but appearances in her dad Steven Tyler's Aerosmith videos led to more on screen time and less in the studio.

But now she's tackling music at last, telling People.com, "I got to record a cover of INXS' I Need You Tonight for a Givenchy commercial. It was fun and terrifying and wonderful. I always thought when I was a little girl that I'd be a singer. My mom (Bebe Buell) was ...
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Steven Tyler's National Anthem At New England Patriots Championship Game - Bad Or Good? (Video)

January 23rd, 2012 2:02pm EST
Steven Tyler
American Idol judge and lead singer for Aerosmith - perhaps the biggest rock band to come out of Boston - Steven Tyler belted out the National Anthem before Sunday's AFC Championship game between the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens - but... was he a little pitchy, dog?

Decked out in a fur-lined leather jacket & sparkly Patriots scarf, the hometown hero seemed a little more Roseanne Barr than "Sweet Emotion" - but you can probably chalk that up to old age - after all, the guy's 63.

FOX Sports columnist Jason Whitlock even threw in his two cents afterward, Tweeting, "Steven Tyler ...
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Steven Tyler Fell For Fiancee After Kinky Bedroom Act

January 18th, 2012 9:30am EST
Steven Tyler & Erin Brady
Aerosmith legend Steven Tyler knew he wanted to marry his new fiancee when she tied him up with an "old-fashioned" headband during their first bedroom encounter.

The rocker proposed to his longtime girlfriend Erin Brady on Christmas Day during a romantic vacation in Hawaii, and he has gushed about his future wife in recent interviews.

He has now opened up about the moment he knew she was the woman for him, telling TV host Ellen DeGeneres he fell for her during a kinky moment in the bedroom.

He tells the presenter, "She had on this hair band on around her head. She looked really old-fashi...
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Steven Tyler Didn't Tell Aerosmith About 'American Idol' Job

January 17th, 2012 8:27pm EST
Steven Tyler
Rocker Steven Tyler refused to tell his bandmates in Aerosmith he had signed on as an American Idol judge - because he knew they'd give him grief.

The "Love in an Elevator" singer had just rejoined the band after a spell in rehab when it was announced he was joining Jennifer Lopez as the talent show's new judge, and he admits the members of Aerosmith found out just like fans did - from the Internet.

In a pre-taped interview with former Idol judge Ellen Degeneres, which aired on her show on Tuesday, Tyler says, "I didn't tell them. A band is like a... It's not women. It's men. It's a diff...
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Potty Mouth Steven Tyler Calls For Fewer Swear Words On TV

January 11th, 2012 9:32am EST
Steven Tyler
Rocker Steven Tyler is urging U.S. Supreme Court officials to step up their legislation against indecency and the use of profanity on broadcast TV before programmes start becoming too "crass."

In 2010, a New York federal appeals court stripped the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of its authority to ban the use of a single curse word on live television and fine broadcasters for airing segments of nudity.

FCC officials have since appealed the ruling and U.S. Supreme Court legislators are set to begin a hearing on the future of decency in broadcasting on Tuesday - and it has sparked ...
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Steven Tyler Opens Up About Magical Christmas Morning Proposal

January 9th, 2012 10:59pm EST
Steven Tyler
Rocker Steven Tyler has opened up about his Christmas morning proposal, revealing he hid fiancee Erin Brady's ring in a gift she gave him under the tree during a vacation in Hawaii.

The Aerosmith star, who is currently experiencing a career resurgence as an American Idol judge, asked celebrity jeweler Loree Rodkin to design a one-of-a-kind sparkler for his third wife-to-be - and he presented it to her during a magical moment over the holidays.

He tells news show Entertainment Tonight, "It was Christmas morning and her father was there, down from Alaska, and I hid it in a box... she had gi...
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