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How Much Money Did Jay Z Bid On Swedish Streaming Music Company?

January 30th, 2015 1:00pm EST
Jay Z Places Bid On Swedish Streaming Music Company
Music mogul Jay-Z is getting into the streaming music business, with a $56 million offer for Aspiro, a Swedish streaming music company that owns two music services, WiMP and Tidal.

According to The New York Times, Jay-Z’s bid was made through his company Project Panther.

The offer was revealed in a statement by Aspiro, which is a publicly traded company in Sweden.

In the statement negotiations for the purchase began in December, and Jay-Z’s offer has already received preliminary acceptance by Aspiro’s board.

The deal would give the rapper a major foothold in the world of streaming music...
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Curtis Armstrong Talks Aliens, Nerd Anthems In 'King Of The Nerds' Season 3

January 30th, 2015 12:06pm EST
Curtis Armstrong Talks Aliens, Nerd Anthems In 'King Of The Nerd
If the phrases "alien costume" and "nerd anthem" mean anything to you, you are likely a nerd. And if you are a nerd, television has a place for you: TBS's King of the Nerds, which celebrates all things nerdy and is overseen by Hollywood's best known nerds - Curtis Armstrong and Robert Carradine.

We spoke with Curtis on Tuesday to celebrate the start of season three of King of the Nerds, and also ask him about how he ended up in that female alien costume.

So when you pit a NASA employee against a Brony and throw a neuroscientist into the mix - just to name three of this season's competitor...
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Stanley Tucci Welcomes Fourth Child

January 30th, 2015 11:48am EST
Stanley Tucci
Stanley Tucci is a dad for the fourth time at the age of 54.

The actor and his wife, Felicity Blunt, who married in 2012, welcomed son Matteo Oliver Tucci at a London, England hospital on Sunday.

"We are all thrilled to welcome him to this cold, cruel world," Tucci told People magazine. "We are all thrilled that he is here and healthy."

Tucci has three children from his marriage to first wife Kathryn (Kate) Tucci, who passed away in 2009 following a battle with breast cancer. In addition to fraternal twins Nicolo and Isabel, 14, and daughter Camilla, 12, he and Kate also raised her two c...
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Gwyneth Paltrow Excited Over Private Parts Cleansing

January 30th, 2015 11:32am EST
Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow is giving out more details about how she cares for her private parts, despite no one asking for them.

The actress posted some information and recommendations for the Tikkun spa in Los Angeles, which she says is her favorite place to go to get a vagina steam.

Gwyneth wrote on her Goop.com website that the spa's "Mugworth V-Steam" treatment works wonders on her lady bits and that any women visiting the Los Angeles area "have to do it."

"You sit on what is essentially a mini-throne, and a combination of infrared and mugwort steam cleanses your uterus, et al," she writes. "It...
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Eddie Murphy Heads Back To 'SNL' For 40th Anniversary Special

January 30th, 2015 11:09am EST
Eddie Murphy Returning To 'Saturday Night Live' For First Time I
Eddie Murphy is set to return to "Saturday Night Live" for the first time in over three decades.

The comedian, who was a regular player on the show from 1980 to 1984, will appear in the show's upcoming 40th Anniversary special, which is set to air next month.

Unlike dozens of former cast members who have gone back to host the show since departing, Murphy is one who never made it back to the show's New York City studio to serve as host, and he says it's simply because of scheduling conflicts.

"It just never worked out where the timing was right for me to do it," he tells NewsOne.com's Rol...
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Everything You Need to Know About Katy Perry's Super Bowl Halftime Show

January 30th, 2015 9:02am EST
Super Bowl: Everything You Need To Know About Katy Perry's Halft
Katy Perry's promising huge things for this Sunday's Super Bowl XLIL halftime show.

Yesterday, the "Roar" singer spoke at a press conference about her upcoming Super Bowl performance.

Mostly, she just cracked football related jokes. On Deflategate, Perry riffed that "nothing in my performance will be deflated." She also threw out her best Marshawn Lynch impression, shutting down a question with "I'm just here so I don't get fined."

But there was actual news about Perry's halftime show in there too. For one, she'll be bringing live sharks and a live lion to the halftime stage. “I’m probab...
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Suge Knight Kills Friend In Hit And Run

January 30th, 2015 7:18am EST
Suge Knight Kills Friend In Hit And Run, Turns Self In
Hip-Hop mogul Suge Knight may have just killed a man in a hit and run.

The incident began last night on a movie shoot in Compton, featuring Dr. Dre and Ice Cube. Knight drove on to the set, where a physical altercation began between him and two unknown men.

After the fight broke out, Knight got back into his car and fled the scene- but in driving away, he ran over and killed another man.

TMZ claims that Knight was so quick to get out of there because he's already in poor health (Knight was grievously wounded in a shooting last year).

They also claim the man he ran over was Terry Carter...
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Justin Bieber Is No Longer 'Pretending' To Be Someone He's Not

January 29th, 2015 9:22pm EST
Justin Bieber Owns Up To Past 'Year And A Half' Of Troubles: 'I'
Justin Bieber surprised Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday, showing up for the taping of Thursday's show with some flowers and Calvin Klein underwear (after all, he is the brand's new spokesperson) for her birthday.

The shameless product plug and Ellen's birthday weren't the only reasons Justin appeared on the show, he also talked about his upcoming Comedy Central Roast and why he's agreed to do it.

Ellen explained that Justin's manager, Scooter Braun, had called her and asked her to be a part of the roast -- after all, he did make his major TV debut on her show five years ago, but she refused,...
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Taylor Swift™

January 29th, 2015 8:53pm EST
Taylor Swift Files For Trademarks On 'This Sick Beat' And Other
Taylor Swift wants to trademark several phrases from the lyrics of the songs on her latest album, "1989."

The singer is looking to keep others from profiting on her words by using them for unauthorized merchandising, including stickers, paper and printed products, aprons, napkin holders and even temporary tattoos.

The singer filed trademarks on the lyrics "this sick beat" from smash hit "Shake It Off," along with "Could show you incredible things" and "Nice to meet you, where you been?" from hit single "Blank Space."

Taylor filed for the Trademarks, which are still pending, back in Octob...
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Vanessa Hudgens: See Pics From Her Sexy 2015 Bongo Shoot!

January 29th, 2015 2:54pm EST
A Very Sexy Vanessa Hudgens Is The Face Of Bongo's Spring Campai
Vanessa Hudgens has a new Bongo campaign for Spring 2015 that features fashions inspired by her personal style.

The actress, who's set hit Broadway in a production of "Gigi" in March, was unveiled as the face of the Spring campaign for the second year in a row.

"It was so exciting to team up with Bongo to create the spring collection, inspired by my very own personal style," Vanessa said in a press release. "All the pieces are styles that I love to wear, like matching crop tops and pencil skirts, cute motorcycle jackets and asymmetrical skirts. What I love most about this collection is th...
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