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With over twenty-five + years working in the entertainment industry my mind is a cesspool of celebrity information. The best of the best have sat across from my recorder, from Bon Jovi to Susan Lucci and everyone in between. I have written for Sheknows.com as well as written and edited some of the top teen magazine titles in the country. Follow along on this fabulous journey with me!

Jay Z's High Quality Music Streaming App

March 31st, 2015 11:54am EDT
Tidal Streaming Service Stands To Make Jay Z Even Richer Than Be
Jay Z stands to become one of the richest men in the music business after his purchase of Tidal, the music streaming service that directly benefits artists.

The mogul and several of his famous friends were in New York in a show of support for Tidal. Jay Z purchased Tidal's parent company Aspiro for $56 million, according to PC Magazine.

Tidal calls itself the "first artist-owned music-streaming service," with a focus on high-quality audio.

Alicia Keys, one of the company's backers, remarked that, "The goal is to create a better service and better experience for both the fans and artists....
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NBC's Next Live Production

March 31st, 2015 10:53am EDT
Live Broadcast Of 'The Wiz' To Air On NBC
A live broadcast of the iconic all-black version of "The Wizard of Oz" titled“The Wiz” will air on NBC this coming December.

The groundbreaking musical was a hit on Broadway in the 1970s, winning a Tony Award for Best Musical. It was adapted into a film in 1978 starring Diana Ross and Michael Jackson and will be adapted for television just prior to the holiday season.

Kenny Leon will stage both the upcoming Broadway version and television version of “The Wiz.”

Leon is an acclaimed director who has brought two popular plays to television in creative adaptations. He worked on “A Raisin in ...
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Who Went Home On 'Dancing With The Stars'?

March 31st, 2015 8:11am EDT
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Celebs and their professional partners danced to some of the hottest tunes in the Latin music world during week 3 of season 20 of "Dancing with the Stars" "Latin Night."

The celebrities had to perform to one of the following four Latin specialty dances; Salsa, Samba, Paso Doble and Argentine Tango. Sadly fans had to say goodbye to Charlotte McKinney, who had the lowest combined viewer and judges scores last week.

Here's a recap of each dance.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Argentine Tango

Scores: 7, 7, 8, 8 = 30

Noah Galloway attempted to use a prosthetic arm during rehear...
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Which Artist Stole The Show at The iHeart Radio Music Awards?

March 30th, 2015 11:30am EDT
Taylor Swift Steals The Show At iHeart Radio Music Awards
Taylor Swift stole the show at the iHeart Radio Music Awards when she nabbed three statues for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Lyrics.

The pop singer scored big as Artist of the Year and Song of the Year for "Shake It Off," and won Best Lyrics for her hit tune, "Blank Space."

Swift also assisted Madonna during a performance of the music icon's newest song "Ghost Town" by playing guitar alongside the queen of pop.

The performance kicked off with Madonna and Swift sitting back to back, with only Madonna visible to the audience. Swift was later revealed as the guitar player si...
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Rumor Patrol: The Real Reason Zayn Malik Left 1D & More

March 28th, 2015 10:00am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction Because Of Drug Pr
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.

Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction Due To Drug Problem?: Rumor has it that Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction had nothing to do with the fact that he needed some time to rest and find a life for himself outside the band. It's been speculated that Malik's abrupt departure had to do with a deeper drug problem.

Verdict: No Official Comment. Apparently, an insider revealed to Radar Online that Malik ...
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One Direction Star Zayn Malik: 'My Band Has Been Really Supportive'

March 27th, 2015 1:43pm EDT
Zayn Malik Gives First Interview Since Quitting 1D
Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since he announced he was leaving One Direction on March 25. Malik revealed in an interview with The Sun: "I can't do this anymore."

"It is crazy and wild and a bit mad but, at the same time, I've never felt more in control in my life" he admitted. "I feel like I'm doing what's right, right by myself and right by the boys."

"You know, I did try to do something that I wasn't happy doing for a while, for the sake of maybe other people's happiness...And that was mainly the fans. And I only ever tried to do it for the fans, and it was only ever for...
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Harry Styles Tears Up At 1D's Indonesian Concert

March 26th, 2015 4:53pm EDT
Was Zayn Malik The Reason Harry Styles Cried? (Video)
Harry Styles was caught wiping away tears during One Direction's first official performance as a foursome in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Wednesday.

The 21-year-old singer was caught on camera looking very emotional during One Direction's concert, on the same day band mate Zayn Malik officially announced he was quitting the British boy band.

In order to maintain a semblance of control over the situation, Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan tweeted their own messages to fans who were devastated over the shocking news.

Styles took to his Twitter on Wednesday with a simple message...
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'Fifty Shades' Sequel To Get A New Director

March 26th, 2015 12:39pm EDT
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Director Sam Taylor-Johnson will not be returning to direct the sequels to the wildly popular "Fifty Shades of Grey" film.

The director had infamous clashes with the book series' author, E.L. James, over the way the films were adapted from her hugely successful novels

In a statement to Us Weekly, Taylor-Johnson revealed she will not be back to helm the proposed film sequels titled "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed."

"Directing Fifty Shades of Grey has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely grateful," Taylor-Johnson told Us in a statement.

"I forged clo...
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What Radical Medical Procedure Did Angelina Jolie Undergo?

March 24th, 2015 3:20pm EDT
Angelina Jolie Removes Ovaries & Fallopian Tubes Following Cance
Angelina Jolie has made a radical medical decision by having both her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed after doctors detected a possible sign of early cancer in the actress.

The actress, 39, wrote a New York Times op-ed explaining her radical decision. Jolie said that she was recently informed by her doctor that "a number of inflammatory markers" were elevated, which could point to early cancer.

"In my case, the Eastern and Western doctors I met agreed that surgery to remove my tubes and ovaries was the best option, because on top of the BRCA1 gene, three women in my family have died f...
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First Couple Of Season 20 Is Eliminated From 'Dancing With The Stars'

March 24th, 2015 8:25am EDT
Who Was The First Celeb Sent Home On 'Dancing With The Stars'?
Celebs and their professional partners danced to their favorite jams during week 2 of season 20 of "Dancing with the Stars."

On "My Jam Monday" many stars improved their footwork, while others continued to need more practice time as they danced to tunes that signified an important memory or evoked a special feeling. At the end of the night, the first eliminated couple in the competition were LMFAO's Redfoo and Emma Slater.

Here's a recap of each dance.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Samba to "Homegrown Honey"

Scores: 7, 6, 7, 7 = 27

Noah Galloway dedicated his dance to h...
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