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Drake bought Rihanna $42,000 ring

April 16th, 2014 4:20am EDT
Drake has bought Rihanna a $42,000 ring.
The 'From Time' rapper, who is reportedly dating the 'Unapologetic' singer, has splashed out on the yellow diamond, although it is not believed to be an engagement ring.
A source told The Daily Star newspaper: "Rihanna was delighted with the gift.
"She has accepted it as a token of Drake's love. He's now even changing his schedule to spend as much time as possible with her.
"It's all getting increasingly serious between them."
The 'Stay' hitmaker, 26, and the 27-year-old star have been "inseparable" in recent weeks and Rihanna hopes he will ask her...

Rihanna Wears A Sexy Bustier & Silk Robe Without Pants At The MTV Movie Awards

April 14th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Rihanna Wears A Sexy Bustier & Silk Robe Without Pants At The MT
Rihanna made a statement at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday night by showing up on the red carpet in lingerie. The singer wore a white bustier and a silk robe with strappy white heels.

Later in the evening the pop star performed her hit "The Monster" with Eminem. The pair will be embarking on a tour together this summer.

Rihanna is currently dating rapper Drake and the two appear to be getting serious about one another. The pair are reportedly thinking about moving in together, and Rihanna is considering getting Drake's name tattooed on her body.

Check out more photos of Rihanna from the ...

MTV Movie Awards to honor Paul Walker

April 13th, 2014 6:20pm EDT
Paul Walker
Paul Walker will be remembered at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards tonight (04.13.14).
The late actor, who died in a car accident in November and has been posthumously nominated for the Best On-Screen Duo award with Vin Diesel for their work in 'Fast and Furious 6, will be honored during a special tribute led by his co-star Jordana Brewster, featuring some his most famous movie clips.
MTV president Stephen Friedman said: "Paul's humanity and kindness clearly showed through every role. We're honored to be able to spend a moment in this year's Movie Awards to celebrate him."
Meanwhile, Conan O'Brien...

Ne-Yo: Chris Brown is unfairly used as example

April 11th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Ne-Yo thinks Chris Brown is unfairly being held up as an example.
The 'Closer' hitmaker is angered by his fellow R&B singer's treatment by the US justice system and believes he has been deliberately targeted and shown little mercy because of his celebrity status.
Chris is currently in a Virginia jail awaiting trial for an assault charge, and stands accused of breaking Parker Adams' nose when he tried to insert himself in a photograph the singer was taking with two female fans outside the W Hotel in Washington D.C. last October.
Quizzed about the 'Fine China' singer's predicament by a TMZ ph...

Rihanna contemplates Drake tattoo

April 9th, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Rihanna is considering getting a tattoo of Drake's name.
The 'Unapologetic' singer who already has more than 20 pieces of body art has to be certain his feelings for her are permanent before she gets his moniker etched onto her body.
A source told HollywoodLife.com: "He would have to be her man, like her guy, and it would take time for her to feel like she's the only one he loves, the only one he thinks and dreams about.
"[She needs to know she's] the only one he wants to be with and the only one he wants to know."
Rihanna's tattoos are meaningful to her, and symbolise an important period ...

10 Celebrities Who Have Poor Taste In Men

April 8th, 2014 1:36pm EDT
10 Celebrities Who Have Poor Taste In Men
These 10 women have been making bad judgments for years when it comes to who they date (and in some cases, marry), proving over and over again that their taste in men is a little lacking.

Some prefer the aggressive types while others prefer the sexists, but when it boils down they're all after the bad boys.

Pop singer Rihanna dated Chris Brown for years before an argument in his car set off his violent side and he beat her to a bloody pulp. Five years later Brown is still paying, and Rihanna's even gone back to seeing him on and off, proving that once you have bad taste in men, you always...

Eminem and Rihanna to perform at 2014 MTV Movie Awards

April 8th, 2014 10:20am EDT
Eminem and Rihanna are set to perform 'Monster' at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards.
The two pop stars have been confirmed to take to the stage at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles this Sunday (04.13.14), where they will sing their number one hit single, 'The Monster'.
The performance will be a precursor to their US summer stadium tour of the same name, which will take them to LA, New Jersey and Detroit.
Eminem and Rihanna, who previously collaborated on two versions of 'Love The Way You Lie', achieved international success with the latest single taken from the rapper's 'The Marshall Mathers LP 2...

Chris Brown to miss DC hearing?

April 7th, 2014 6:20am EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown may miss his Washington D.C. court hearing today (04.07.14).
The 'Fine China' hitmaker - who is accused of breaking Parker Adams' nose when he tried to insert himself in a photograph that the singer was taking with two female fans outside the W Hotel in Washington D.C. last October - is due to appear in front of a judge with his lawyer, Mark Geragos, in a bid to get all charges against him dropped but has still not arrived in the city.
According to website TMZ, he was taken from Los Angeles County jail cell on Thursday (04.03.14) by US Marshals to travel across the country and...

Shakira: 'I was joking about boyfriend's video ban'

April 7th, 2014 3:10am EDT
Shakira is backtracking on remarks she made about her "territorial" boyfriend Gerard Pique, insisting she was only joking about her man's video ban.

The pop star recently opened up to Billboard magazine and revealed the Spanish soccer star had told her she could no longer appear in sexy videos with men, but now Shakira has taken to her Facebook.com to clarify her comments.

She writes, "I recently said in some interviews that my man could be territorial. For the record, I was being humorous and now I see that some press took it very literally!

"The reality is that we have a beautiful rela...

Shakira defends 'territorial' Gerard Pique comments

April 6th, 2014 10:20am EDT
Shakira has a "beautiful relationship" with Gerard Pique.
The 'Can't Remember to Forget You' hitmaker - who has a 14-month-old son, Milan, with the soccer star - has insisted her recent comments describing him as "territorial" were "humorous".
She wrote on Facebook: "I recently said in some interviews that my man could be territorial. For the record, I was being humorous and now I see that some press took it very literally!
"The reality is that we have a beautiful relationship of mutual trust, and jealousy has never been an issue on either side.
"Next time I promise, I'll be more careful ...

Chris Brown's charges could be upgraded

April 4th, 2014 11:20pm EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown's misdemeanor assault charge could reportedly be upgraded to a felony.
The 'Fine China' singer, who allegedly broke Parker Adams' nose when he tried to insert himself in a photograph that the singer was taking with two female fans outside the W Hotel in Washington D.C. last October, is due to appear in front of a judge in the city on Monday (04.07.14) with his lawyer, Mark Geragos, in a bid to get all charges against him dropped.
Chris' lawyer will ask the judge to dismiss the case on the grounds that prosecutors misused the grand jury system.
But prosecutors filed new court doc...

Rihanna moving in with Drake?

April 2nd, 2014 11:20pm EDT
Rihanna reportedly wants to move in with Drake.
The 'Stay' hitmaker, 26, and the 27-year-old rapper have been "inseparable" in recent weeks and she hopes he will ask her to start looking at properties soon.
A source told gossip website HollywoodLife.com: "She'd love to maybe one day soon see if they can co-exist together and try the whole living with each other thing. But she's not trying to force anything. She wants it to unfold and to let him take control of that."
The couple have already discussed the idea but haven't decided if they are ready to take their romance to the next level yet....

Chris Brown 'loves' Karrueche Tran

April 1st, 2014 12:20pm EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown declared his love for Karrueche Tran in a voicemail she posted online.
The 'Yeah 3x' hitmaker called his on/off girlfriend - who he was believed to have recently split from - from jail to ask her to pass a message on to thank fans for their support with his new video 'Loyal'.
He said in the message: "I'm calling all my fans, letting ya'll know I love ya'll. Thank ya'll for all the support.
"Thanks for everything. The video just came out so I hope ya'll enjoyed that."
He then ended the call saying: "And most importantly, K, Karrueche, I love you."
It had been claimed the 25-year-...

Our March Playlist - Check Out The Best Songs Off The Best Albums This Month

March 31st, 2014 7:00pm EDT
Beck - Morning Phase
March was a rich month for music releases. After listening and reviewing multiple albums, it is always fun to pick out one big time standout. Sometimes it is a difficult choice, while other times it’s the only choice (particularly on a sub-par album). After looking back through my late-February and March reviews, I’ve compiled a playlist of one favorite from each album.



From the album Morning Phase

Note: Morning Phase was a late February release that wasn’t reviewed until March.

Folks, Beck is the man. Morning Phase was yet another stacked album from the hipster w...

Rihanna and Drake aren't official

March 29th, 2014 7:20pm EDT
Rihanna and Drake aren't officially girlfriend and boyfriend.
The duo have been dating exclusively for a number of weeks and were photographed holding hands in London earlier this week, but reportedly haven't put a label on their relationship yet.
A source close to the 26-year-old beauty told HollywoodLife.com that she is very "happy" that the 'Hold On, We're Going Home' hitmaker, 27, "belongs to her" but they are in no rush to discuss their romance.
The insider explained: "She's just happy to be in his presence and wanted by him.
"Nothing is official in terms of their relationship but they...

Fight breaks out at Drake's concert afterparty in London

March 28th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Police were forced to break up a fight amongst fans gathered outside Drake's post-show party in London on Thursday night (27Mar14).

Following a gig at the O2 Arena, the rapper headed to DSTRKT nightclub for a celebratory bash, and a large crowd of devotees gathered outside the venue.

A fight broke out among the fans in the early hours of Friday morning (28Mar14) and cops were called to break it up, a representative for the Metropolitan Police confirmed to E! News.

Officers forced around 100 people to disperse from the area, but no arrests were made and no injuries or crimes were reported...

Chris Brown's lawyers ask for assault case to be dismissed

March 28th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown's lawyers have asked a judge to dismiss the misdemeanour assault charge the singer is facing in Washington, D.C.

The embattled star's legal representatives claim prosecutors misused the grand jury process to prepare for the trial, and filed a motion on Wednesday (26Mar14) to have the case dismissed.

Prosecutors had not responded to the motion as WENN went to press.

The case relates to the alleged assault of a man outside Brown's hotel in the U.S. capital in October (13). The 24-year-old singer and his bodyguard Christopher Hollosy both stand accused of punching the alleged vi...

Shakira reveals relationship secrets

March 28th, 2014 2:20am EDT
Shakira says the secret to her relationship is to be very "touchy touchy".
The 'Can't Remember to Forget You' singer has been in a relationship with soccer star Gerard Pique for four years and they have a baby son, Milan, 14 months, together, and they keep their romance alive be being very physical with each other.
She told Us Weekly: "We are very honest, no matter what. And we are very touchy touchy. It works for us!
"It took me years to find love, so I don't want to lose him for anything in the world, that's my priority."
Shakira, 37, has previously told how she stopped doing pop videos ...

Rihanna puts house on the market for $15 million

March 25th, 2014 7:20pm EDT
Rihanna is selling her home in Los Angeles for almost $15 million.
The 'Diamonds' hitmaker has put her sprawling estate in Pacific Palisades, California, which she began renting out in November for $65,000 a month, on the market for $14.995 million, according to real estate website Trulia.com.
The 26-year-old singer purchased the 11,000-square-foot retreat in December 2012 for $11.9 million, but spent very little time at the property, which boasts seven bedrooms, nine bathrooms, a sundeck, Jacuzzi, huge outdoor pool and 20 guest parking spaces, as she was away performing her 'Diamonds World...

Rihanna Named 2014 Fashion Icon

March 24th, 2014 10:00pm EDT
Rihanna Named 2014 Fashion Icon
The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has named pop star Rihanna the Fashion Icon of 2014. She will receive the prestigious award at the CFDA Fashion Award ceremony in June.

Rihanna, 26, has already made her mark in the fashion industry. She was a staple at Paris Fashion Week earlier this year and also created her own clothing line. Last year, she debuted the line for U.K. high street chain River Island during London Fashion Week.

But it's more about what she wears than what she designs.

Earlier this month she stepped out in a lavender, two-piece Chanel ensemble with matchin...

Shakira Becomes The Most Popular Star On Facebook, Rihanna Slips To Second

March 24th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Shakira Becomes The Most Popular Star On Facebook, Rihanna Slips
Shakira has overtaken Rihanna as the most-liked person on Facebook. The Columbian superstar has 86.6 million followers compared to Rihann's 86.3.

Shakira posed on the social media site: "Wow... I was just told I now have the most-followed page on Facebook in the world! I still cannot believe it!

"I always wanted to have a lot of friends but never imagined it would be so many...86m! So humbled, can't thank you guys enough for your support. I feel so fortunate to have you. Giant kiss! Forever thankful, Shak."

Hopefully the news won't come between the pair's friendship - they recently paire...

Rihanna to be given Fashion Icon Award

March 24th, 2014 4:20pm EDT
Rihanna is to be given the Fashion Icon Award by the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).
The 'Umbrella' singer will be celebrated at the 2014 Fashion Awards Ceremony for her risque outfits and constantly evolving style.
Steven Kolb, CEO of the Fashion Icon Award for her impact on the industry as fashion's most exciting ambassador in recent memory."
As well as modeling designer wear, Rihanna has actively been involved in fashion, designing a range for British clothing chain River Island.
She was also recently at Paris fashion week, where she was spotted at shows by Lanvin, Chan...

Shakira tops Rihanna as most popular star on Facebook

March 24th, 2014 4:10am EDT
Superstar Shakira has beaten her pop pal Rihanna to become the most-liked person on Facebook.com.

The Hips Don't Lie hitmaker has amassed 86.6 million followers, trumping Rihanna's 86.3 million to take the popularity title.

Reacting to the exciting news on Facebook, the singer wrote, "Wow... I was just told I now have the most-followed page on Facebook in the world! I still cannot believe it!

"I always wanted to have a lot of friends but never imagined it would be so many...86m! So humbled, can't thank you guys enough for your support. I feel so fortunate to have you. Giant kiss! Forev...

Justin Bieber got tattooed on private plane

March 23rd, 2014 1:20pm EDT
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber got tattooed during a plane journey.
The 20-year-old singer has joined the mile high club - by getting two religious symbols inked at 40,000 feet above the ground on a private flight from Panama to Canada last month.
The new tattoos were etched by famed artist Bang Bang, the man behind Rihanna and Katy Perry's body art, just days after Justin was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence (DUI) and drag racing in Miami.
He told the New York Daily News: "It was really difficult. The plane was shaking, so it's like trying to do a tattoo while you're driving over rocks .....

Chris Brown feels like 'a caged animal'

March 21st, 2014 7:20pm EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown has vowed to turn his life around.
The 'Fine China' singer, who was transferred to a jail in Los Angeles after he was kicked out of a court-ordered rehab facility last Friday (03.14.14), and must stay there until his next probation violation hearing on April 23, has told friends he is absolutely miserable behind bars.
A source, who recently spoke to the 24-year-old star, told gossip website TMZ.com that Chris said being in prison is "the worst experience of my life," and he feels like "a caged animal."
He also reportedly said: "I'll never f**k up again."
The 'Don't Wake Me Up' s...

Rihanna's ex-accountant fires back

March 21st, 2014 12:20am EDT
Rihanna's ex-accountant is seeking to have her lawsuit against him dismissed.
Peter Gounis has filed a response to the 'The Monster' hitmaker's lawsuit, in which she claims he left her virtually bankrupt and $9 million in debt in 2009, insisting he was only hired to record and manage her accounts and not to give her advice about her spending.
In new court documents, obtained by gossip website TMZ.com, he claims the 26-year-old star blew millions of her own money on shopping sprees and throwing extravagant parties for herself.
He also said she dropped out of an expensive tour to shoot her mo...

January Jones has a crush on Rihanna

March 20th, 2014 5:20am EDT
January Jones
January Jones wants to sleep with Rihanna.
The 'Mad Men' actress - who has never revealed the identity of the father of her two-year-old son Xander - has a crush on the 'Diamonds' singer, and also legendary late actor Paul Newman, who died in 2008 aged 82.
Asked by online magazine Violet Grey who she would "most want to go to bed with, dead or alive", she replied: "Paul Newman or Rihanna."
January - who posed nude for a series of raunchy photographs for the publication - admitted she likes to be "mysterious" but also wants to "shock" people and allow them to form opinions of her based on he...

Karrueche Tran dumped Chris Brown because of texts

March 20th, 2014 5:20am EDT
Chris Brown
Karrueche Tran dumped Chris Brown over his "inappropriate" text conversations with other women.
The 25-year-old model reportedly ended her romance with the 'Yeah 3x' hitmaker in February after visiting him in rehab - where he was on a court-ordered anger management program - and finding his phone was filled with messages from girls, gossip website TMZ reports.
Karrueche is said to have been particularly upset because she had been "nothing but supportive" to her on/off lover throughout his recent problems, and she also had no idea he had allegedly been getting close to women in the Malibu cl...

Chris Brown's shower time limited in jail

March 18th, 2014 4:20pm EDT
Chris Brown
Chris Brown won't be allowed to shower every day in jail.
The R&B singer was sentenced to stay behind bars in a Los Angeles correctional facility for another month on Monday (03.17.14) after getting thrown out of a rehab facility in Malibu, and it has now emerged he will reportedly only be able to wash once every two days.
Chris - whose legal troubles stem from violating his probation in the infamous Rihanna assault case - will be placed in solitary confinement 23 hours a day, according to TMZ, so won't have to worry about his personal hygiene bothering a cellmate.
However, the site reports...

Drake gives Rihanna ultimatum

March 17th, 2014 3:20am EDT
Drake has banned Rihanna from speaking to her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown.
The 'Hold On, We're Going Home' rapper has reportedly told his beau he'll only make their relationship official if she agrees to cut all ties with the 24-year-old singer.
A source told the Daily Star newspaper: "Rihanna and Drake are just having fun at the moment. Neither of them are relationship people really. But Drake has made it clear that if things are going to get serious with them, he doesn't want her speaking with Chris.
"They are never going to get along properly."
Despite their turbulent past, Rihanna, 26, ha...

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