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Courtney Love Shares Heartfelt Christmas Tribute To Kurt Cobain

12/30/2015 9:34am EST
Courtney Love's Touching Christmas Letter To Her Late Husband, K
Musician Courtney Love shared a vintage holiday photograph of herself, Kurt Cobain and daughter Frances on Instagram for Christmas, with a caption that thanked the Nirvana leader for giving her the gift of their daughter.

"That Christmas moment in everyone's lives that you never forget, the one that makes you feel on top of the world, where the greatest gifts are the loved ones you shared that moment with," she penned.

That Christmas moment in everyones lives that you never forget, the one that makes you feel on top of the world, where the greatest gifts are the loved ones you shared th...

Courtney Love Used Heroin 'Once' During Pregnancy

1/29/2015 10:37am EST
Courtney Love and Frances Bean
Courtney Love has admitted to using heroin while pregnant with her and late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's daughter Frances Bean.

The singer appears in new documentary "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, and she confirmed a report published in 1992 that claimed she was using at the time of her pregnancy.

"I used it once then stopped. I knew she would be fine," Love says in the film.

Vanity Fair writer Lynn Hirschberg first claimed that Love was using drugs while pregnant back in a 1992 article she wrote for the magazine titled "Strange...

No Butts About It: 30 Celebrity Smokers

10/9/2014 2:07pm EDT
No Butts About It: 30 Celebrity Smokers
Everyone knows smoking is bad, but many celebrities can't help lighting up. Maybe they have a tough time quitting the habit, or perhaps they smoke to keep off the weight. A cheeseburger is worse than a cigarette, right?

It may surprise you that some of these stars smoke - others you won't find so shocking.

Keira Knightley is a smoker, and it's probably part of the reason why she's so thin. She's also been accused of having an eating disorder. Early in 2014 she admitted that her grandmother and great-grandmother had anorexia but denied suffering from the disease herself. Either way, both h...

Courtney Love To Join 'Sons Of Anarchy' As A School Teacher

7/9/2014 1:00pm EDT
Courtney Love To Join 'Sons Of Anarchy' As A School Teacher
Hole rocker Courtney Love is set to appear on the seventh and final season of FX's hit show "Sons Of Anarchy". According to a new report from TVLine, Love will take the role of a preschool teacher by the name of Ms. Harrison. Her character will be part of a multi-episode arc that will see her taking a special interest in Jax Teller's eldest son Abel.

In what is being referred to as a "pivotal" arc, Love will be making her "Sons" debut in season seven's fourth episode. Her interest in Abel will spark an interesting reaction from his mother, Wendy (Drea De Matteo).

This isn't the first t...

10 Music Myths People Still Believe

6/22/2014 12:55pm EDT
10 Music Myths People Still Believe
Some of the greatest music myths are those that pass through generations and are still fresh and new to each set of ears that hears them. The best of the best are funny, mean and downright outrageous. But hey, you have to be pretty high on the popularity scale to get one of these things said about you, so myth or not, all press is good press. According to Webster's, a myth is a "a widely held but false belief or idea." So in no particular order, here are 10 of the greatest music myths people still believe, even after all these years.

1. Elvis Is Still Alive!

This one is one of the old...

15 Celebrities Who Desperately Need Makeovers

5/16/2014 3:00am EDT
Miley Cyrus
These celebrities need an intervention - of the fashion kind. Either they look terrible and need help reinventing their images or they've had the same look for years and need to change it up a bit.

Miley Cyrus stunned fans in the summer of 2012 when she chopped off her famous "Hannah Montana" locks and dyed her hair platinum blonde. She made the bold move nearly two years ago, and we'd like to see her do something different again. She's a risk taker, so why not go red or brunette?

The singer has been traveling around for her "Bangerz" tour and has recently taken to raunchy stage antics wi...

Kurt Cobain Bashes Wife Courtney Love In Newly Released Note

5/1/2014 8:36am EDT
Courtney Love
Police in Seattle, Wash., have released a note that late singer Kurt Cobain wrote about his wife Courtney Love prior to his death 20 years ago.

Authorities discovered the letter while investigating the Nirvana frontman's death and only just released it this week.

The note suggests that Cobain and Love weren't getting along, and it's unclear whether the grunge rocker ever presented it to his wife.

The note, written on stationery from a San Francisco-area hotel, reads: "Do you Kurt Cobain take Courtney Michelle Love to be your lawful shredded wife. even when she's a b**ch with zits and sip...

8 Celebrity Sex Tapes No One Wants Made

4/29/2014 10:00am EDT
Tori Spelling
For some odd reason, in our culture, the leaked sex tape does not bring shame upon all parties involved. In fact, if even one of the parties is a celebrity, then it could catapult their career into the stratosphere. Paris Hilton did it and Kim Kardashian followed shortly thereafter. Those tapes made their owners a tidy fortune, but there are some tapes that aren't meant to be seen by anyone EVER. We're not saying that there are tapes floating around on the internet of these unfortunate looking celebrities, but if there are, you should probably invest in some eye bleach, stat.

Tori Spel...

Celebrity Nose Jobs: Before & After Shots

4/8/2014 3:00am EDT
Celebrity Nose Jobs: Before & After Shots
Many celebrities have had nose jobs, although only a fraction of them admit it. Of those that do, they often claim a deviated septum forced them to have rhinoplasty. But we know the real reason why so many in Hollywood go under the knife - vanity!

The irony is that not all of them like their new look.

Former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Tori Spelling openly admitted to having a nose job and breast implants in her 2008 memoir "sTORI Telling." She said she regretted getting the work done.

See who else in Hollywood has had a nose job...

Ashlee Simpson famously had a bump removed fro...

Courtney Love 'A Little Obsessive' With Finding Lost Malaysia Flight, Posts Her Best Guess

3/18/2014 2:03pm EDT
Courtney Love
Courtney Love has joined the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

Love posted a section of the ocean from Tomnod to her Facebook page and wrote, "I'm no expert but up close this does look like a plane and an oil slick… prayers go out to the families ‪#‎MH370 and its like a mile away Pulau Perak, where they "last" tracked it 5°39'08.5"N 98°50'38.0"E but what do I know?"

Tomnod, a crowd-sourced map that allows users to browse and search the world, has become a tool for thousands of people to look for clues related to the missing plane.

Unfortunately, Tomnod wrote on their F...

Celebrities That Turn 50 In 2014

1/2/2014 11:00am EST
Sandra Bullock
Welcome to day two of 2014! Looking back in time 50 years ago, the year was 1964. Major events of that year included President Johnson being re-elected by a landslide over Barry Goldwater. The investigation of John F. Kennedy's assassination by the Warren Commission concluded that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the killing of the President. In the civil rights movement, three workers were murdered in Mississippi during the "Freedom Summer," and Anchorage, Alaska was hit by a massive earthquake.

In pop culture, Beatlemania had officially hit North America and on February 9 of that year, s...

Courtney Love's Defamation Case Going to Trial

12/23/2013 10:43am EST
Courtney Love
Courtney Love is heading to trial over allegedly slanderous Twitter posts she shared about her former lawyer in 2010.

The 49 year-old musician was slapped with lawsuit from honchos at Gordon & Holmes in 2011 amid accusations Love had caused damage to the California firm's reputation with her social media updates.

The messages, posted online in June, 2010, suggested her former attorney, company partner Rhonda Holmes, had been "bought off" with a bribe as she investigated a fraud case concerning the reported mismanagement of her late husband Kurt Cobain's estate.

Love's new legal represent...

Courtney Love Slams Katy Perry During NYC Concert

9/11/2013 11:38am EDT
Courtney Love
Ever the epitome of style and class, Courtney Love slammed Katy Perry in a strange tirade during a performance in Manhattan this week, branding the pop star "boring" and advising her to be more like Miley Cyrus.

On Monday, the Hole star performed during a book launch at the Dream Downtown hotel in New York City and during her set she took aim at the I Kissed a Girl singer.

Love told the audience she is a fan of former child star Cyrus, who has been astounding critics with her risqué performances in recent weeks, but insists Perry doesn't take enough risks.

She says, "I liked Miley, fra...

Courtney Love Claims Her Daughter Turned Down The Lead Role In 'Twilight'

5/31/2013 4:25pm EDT
Courtney Love
Apparently Kristen Stewart's role in the Twilight movie franchise nearly went to Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's daughter Frances Bean, according to her mother.

On Thursday, the Hole rocker told host Howard Stern that her 20-year-old daughter was offered the role of Bella Swan in the films, but rejected the opportunity because she objected to the vampire storylines.

Love told the host, "When she was 13 she was offered Twilight, she was offered (the part of) Bella in Twilight. Someone just saw a picture of her in a magazine and sent me the script for Twilight. She was like, 'That's a sex...

Courtney Love Offers Support To Amanda Bynes, Tells Her To 'Pull It Together'

5/28/2013 7:47pm EDT
Courtney Love
Amanda Bynes had a few choice words for the New York City police officer who arrested her Thursday night, along with some unkind words to rocker Courtney Love.

The retired actress has been tweeting non-stop to proclaim her innocence following her arrest for possession of marijuana, reckless endangerment and obstruction of justice.

Bynes says that her lawyer will get the charges dropped, and the officier -- who she accused of sexually harassing her while taking her into custody -- will face a punishment worse than jail despite being found innocent after an Internal Affairs investigation Tu...

Courtney Love: 'Amanda Bynes Pull It Together Dude'

5/28/2013 6:34pm EDT
Courtney Love
Courtney Love has reached out to troubled actress Amanda Bynes and urged her to "pull it together."

Bynes' bizarre behavior has hit headlines over the last few months and she was back in the news again last week when she was arrested in New York on drugs charges. She has since posted a series of long-winded rants on her page criticizing the police and her parents among others, and claiming she is planning to undergo cosmetic surgery on her nose and become a "singer/rapper."

The Twitter meltdown has drawn the attention of Love, who was once well known for her social networking...

Courtney Love Claims Owning Nirvana Catalogue Is 'A Curse'

5/19/2013 4:03pm EDT
Courtney Love
Courtney Love is beginning to curse the day she became the guardian of her late husband Kurt Cobain's Nirvana catalogue - because it has become a big anchor in her life.

The Hole rocker admits it's a constant struggle to keep the tragic star's music from grasping opportunists who would like to use the music in films and commercials.

She tells Bust magazine, "The Nirvana stuff is f**king cursed in my opinion... Somebody has to guard the gates of this thing, because you know what would happen? The second I sell (the rights), it becomes a jukebox musical, makes a billion dollars, and you'v...

Rumor Patrol: Jada Pinkett Smith's Open Marriage, Courtney Love To Judge A Talent Show, More

4/6/2013 1:00pm EDT
Jada Pinkett-Smith & Will Smith
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.

Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith have an open marriage in which they can have sex with anyone they want.

Verdict: Appears to be true. This rumor has been circulating for years, and although Pinkett hasn't explicity said they swap partners, the actress told HuffPost Live, earlier this week, "I've always told Will, 'You can do whatever you want as long as you can look at yourself in the mirror and be OK...

Courtney Love In Talks For TV Talent Show?

4/5/2013 9:09am EDT
Courtney Love
Courtney Love is in talks to join a TV talent show as a judge/mentor.

The Hole rocker has revealed that she is close to signing up to become a TV star, but she's refusing to name the show.

She tells Wonderland magazine, "I don't know if it's gonna happen or not, but they're looking at me to judge one of these talent shows. Some people go on them and they have butterflies come out of their a**. I'm not saying I'm gonna go on and be a c**t, but I would just be myself.

"I'm not afraid to be honest. I always said I would never, ever, ever do one, but I'm not talking about the one judging ...

Celebrity Plastic Surgery Gone Bad

2/21/2013 8:07pm EST
Kim Novak
Most celebrities have had "a little work done" over the course of their careers, going for the usual nip here or tuck there to improve their appearance and keep themselves looking youthful enough to keep landing the big roles; and then there are the few dozen who have taken cosmetic surgery procedures to their most extreme.

Take former Dead or Alive singer Pete Burns, for instance. Known in the early 80s for his flamboyant, androgynous appearance, Burns has undergone several cosmetic surgeries -- likening them to simply "buying a new sofa" and saying it's something he'll always keep doing ...

Courtney Love Settles Jewelry Lawsuit

2/13/2013 4:34pm EST
Courtney Love
Courtney Love has settled a legal battle over a haul of expensive jewelry which went missing after she borrowed it in 2010.

The Hole frontwoman was sued by jeweler-to-the-stars Jacob Arabo in 2010 over claims his firm Jacob & Company loaned her $100,000 worth of gems, which were never handed back.

Love maintained she returned the items but they were lost in the delivery process, and in 2011, a judge ruled the singer was responsible for the pieces, which included two diamond chains, a bracelet and a pair of earrings.

Arabo demanded the rocker pay $113,000 plus interest, but the judge s...

Courtney Love And Francis Bean Cobain Reconnect... On Twitter

12/27/2012 2:37pm EST
Courtney Love
Rocker Courtney Love and her daughter are talking again after years of estrangement - via

Frances Bean Cobain took to the social networking site to send mum a sweet tweet over Christmas - and it made her mother's holiday season.

Love opened up the correspondence with a hopeful, "Merry Christmas Bean!! love you more than you could ever know. xmamma." And she was thrilled when her daughter responded with a simple "merry Christmas kooksmcgee".

The Hole rocker was filled with emotion and tweeted back, "that tweet was the best gift ever, its all I need even if its a dammed soc...

Celebrities You Won't Miss When The World Ends On December 21, 2012

12/20/2012 7:58pm EST
Kim Kardashian
When the current baktun of the Mayan calendar comes to a close on December 21, 2012, many prophecies say the world will end.

Mind you, this prophecy comes from a race of people who couldn't predict their own civilization's end, so how credible are they in predicting the end of the world in our time?

The sun will rise and life will probably go on as usual tomorrow, but for now we've come up with a list of celebrities that -- if the world does end -- you won't miss.

Like Kim Kardashian, above.

Honey Boo Boo

Lady Gaga

Kanye West



Cast of Jer...

Courtney Love Bashes Nirvana 'Reunion' With Paul McCartney

12/13/2012 4:07pm EST
Courtney Love
Courtney Love was not happy when the living members of Nirvana took the stage with Paul McCartney to perform for the 12/12/12 benefit for those affected by Hurricane Sandy.

TMZ reported before the show that Love was "not amused" after learning about the reunion that would involve the Beatle in the place of her deceased husband Kurt Cobain.

She was particularly upset at Nirvana stars Dave Grohl, Pat Smear, and Krist Novoselic for calling it a "Nirvana reunion," as she was adamant Kurt Cobain was the heart and soul of the group. She added, "Look, if John [Lennon] were alive it would be cool...

Courtney Love Slams Kurt Cobain Musical Reports

11/5/2012 8:57am EST
Courtney Love
Courtney Love has dismissed reports she is writing a musical based on her late husband Kurt Cobain's rise to fame.

Britney Spears' former manager Sam Lutfi claimed last month that he was collaborating with the former Hole star on a potential stage show about the grunge star's life, his work with Nirvana, and their marriage.

Lutfi alleged the pair was hoping to take the production to Broadway or convince Hollywood bosses to turn it into a movie - but Love has shot down his claims.

She tells Britain's Observer newspaper, "There will be no musical. Sometimes it's best just to leave thing...

Courtney Love Writing A Nirvana Musical?

10/25/2012 9:11am EDT
Courtney Love
Rock icon Kurt Cobain's widow Courtney Love is writing a musical based on his band Nirvana's rise to fame.

Love is collaborating with Britney Spears' former manager Sam Lutfi on a potential stage show telling the story of grunge star Cobain's life, his work in the band, and his marriage to the Hole rocker.

She is hoping to take the production to Broadway or convince Hollywood bosses to turn it into a movie.

Details of the project were revealed by Lutfi on Wednesday in court in Los Angeles, where he is embroiled in a civil defamation case against the Toxic hit-maker's mother Lynne.


9 Celebrities Accused Of Stealing

8/29/2012 1:00pm EDT
9 Celebrities Accused Of Stealing
In recent news, Lindsay Lohan was just let off the hook by L.A. District Attorney in a burglary case involving jewelry and cash. The actress was reportedly named among other suspects for a theft from a private residence in Hollywood. The case was dropped due to insufficient evidence. This isn't the first time Ms. Lohan has been accused of having sticky fingers. In 2011, she was accused of stealing when she walked out of a Venice store wearing a $2,500 necklace. How's that saying go about smoke and fire? And of course while writing this article, our favorite red head has been banned from Cha...

Courtney Love Calls Out Lana Del Rey Over Nirvana Cover About Her Lady Bits

7/31/2012 9:59am EDT
Courtney Love
It seems that Courtney Love doesn't want anyone to sing about her vagina, including Lana Del Rey.

Del Rey sang a cover of Nirvana's "Heart Shaped Box," which apparently is all about Love's lady parts.

Love tweeted, "You do know the song is about my Vagina right...? On top of which some of the lyrics about my vagina I contributed. So umm next time you sing it, think about my vagina will you?"

The question is, did Del Rey know what the song is about? And if so, she apparently didn't care.

Former Assistant Sues Courtney Love

7/11/2012 9:15am EDT
Courtney Love
More legal trouble for Courtney Love: a former assistant has sued the rocker and alleges Love asked her to break the law and counterfeit legal documents.

Jessica LaBrie claims Love intentionally withheld her salary because she refused to "commit fraudulent, unlawful, and unethical acts," according to

LaBrie also alleges her former boss asked her to hire a computer hacker, but has not gone into details.

LaBrie claims she worked for the Hole singer from June 2010 to July 2011, and was eventually forced to resign because Love wouldn't pay her.

Last month, bosses at Keith A. Fink &...

Courtney Love Sued By Former Lawyers

6/25/2012 7:22pm EDT
Courtney Love
Singer Courtney Love has been hit with a new lawsuit from her former legal team.

Bosses at Keith A. Fink & Associates have accused the Hole rocker of failing to pay them for their services between the months of January and October, 2009, and now the firm has launched a legal battle against Love in a bid to recoup the funds.

The attorneys claim Love sent them a slew of gifts, including flowers and concert tickets, as compensation after her checks bounced.

According to, executives are seeking $466,029.41 in legal fees, as well as punitive damages.