Kelly Clarkson Leads Albums To Check Out: This Week In Music

March 3rd, 2015 8:59am EST
Kelly Clarkson Leads Albums To Check Out: This Week In Music
Ah, March is upon us in all its glory – sense the sarcasm? The first release week of March is somewhat quiet save for just one preeminent release. That preeminent release happens to be by pop’s it girl Kelly Clarkson, who drops Piece By Piece. Other than Clarkson, there are four other albums to check out this week, even if they are ‘under the radar’ per se.

1) Kelly Clarkson, Piece By Piece (RCA)

The first American Idol victor releases her sixth studio album (seventh album overall if you include holiday effort Wrapped In Red in the mix). Piece By Piece marks Kelly Clarkson’s first ...

Why Did Jared Leto Cut His Long, Beautiful Hair?

March 3rd, 2015 8:56am EST
Jared Leto Chops Off His Long Locks, Shaves Beard For 'Suicide S
As demonstrated by "Dallas Buyers Club," Jared Leto has no problem altering his look for a film role, even if that means cutting off his gorgeous hair and shaving his beard.

The actor, who walked the Oscars red carpet in a pale blue tuxedo last month, stars as The Joker in the upcoming film "Suicide Squad" and is no longer sporting his signature, flowing locks look.

Director David Ayer posted a black and white image of the star on Twitter with the simple hashtag #SuicideSquard.


— David Ayer (@DavidAyerMovies) March 2, 2015

Fans responded wit...

Cee Lo Green Is Successfully Complying With His Probation Conditions In Drug Case

March 3rd, 2015 8:45am EST
Cee Lo Green Probation Update: Star Is Doing All The Right Thing
Cee Lo Green has complied with all of the conditions of his probation stemming from a 2013 drug case and will not longer have to attend court hearings related to the case.

Last summer, the former "The Voice" coach, real name Thomas DeCarlo Callaway, struck a deal with prosecutors and was sentenced to three years of probation and 360 hours of community service after pleading no contest to a felony count of sharing ecstasy.

An ex-girlfriend accused the singer/rapper of slipping her the drug before having sex with her in 2012 following a dinner date in Los Angeles, Calif., and Green had prev...

Kendall Jenner's Throwback Bikini Selfie Has Us All Hoping Winter Ends Soon

March 3rd, 2015 8:32am EST
Kendall Jenner Fights The Winter Chill With Sizzling Instagram B
March is a cold, bitter time for all -- from the lowliest peon to the highest-society Kardashian (or Jenner, as is the case here), like Kendall Jenner, who's in the middle of a fashion-stravaganza, jetting between Milan's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week.

But even rich, famous models get cold, and icy thoughts caused Jenner to yearn for better, warmer days, and then post an old snapshot from those days on Instagram.

The pic, seen above, shows Jenner squeezed into a tiny little purple flower-print bikini. The photo was taken on a boat during her family's 2013 trip To Greec...

Jon Gosselin Launches New Career -- And Fails Miserably

March 3rd, 2015 8:26am EST
Jon Gosselin
Reality star Jon Gosselin made his debut as a DJ at a bowling alley in New Jersey over the weekend, and sadly very few people were around to witness his skills.

The former "Jon & Kate Plus Eight" star got the music pumping at Brewster's Bar and Grill at the Laurel Lanes bowling alley on Saturday, and obtained some video of the nearly empty venue.

One woman got really into the tunes and showed off her moves on the dance floor while two others sat in the background.

Gosselin reportedly worked for five hours and played all different genres of music.

The Gosselins became media sensa...

Happy Birthday!

March 3rd, 2015 7:00am EST
Jessica Biel
Happy Birthday to:

Actress Jessica Biel (1982)

Singer Stacie Orrico (1986)

Rapper Lil Flip (1981)

Irish singer Ronan Keating (1977)

Actor David Faustino (1974)

Actress Julie Bowen (1970)

Hip-hop artist Tone-Loc (1966)

Actress Miranda Richardson (1958)

Singer/songwriter Robyn Hitchcock (1953)

SNL alum Tim Kazurinsky (1950)

Singer Jennifer Warnes (1947)

Actor Bobby Driscoll (1937; d. 1968)

Musician Doc Watson (1923)

Actor Barney Martin (1923; d. 2005)

Actor James Doohan (1920; d. 2005)

Actress Jean Harlow (1911; d. 1937)

Michelle Williams Is Gorgeous In The April ELLE UK

March 2nd, 2015 10:22pm EST
Michelle Williams Says Balancing Career With Motherhood Is 'Exha
Michelle Williams has managed to keep herself out of the spotlight since she starred alongside James Franco, Mila Kunis and Rachel Weisz in Oz the Great and Powerful back in 2013, and in the April 2015 issue of ELLE UK the actress explained that she's still busy working, and balancing her career with home life takes a lot out of her.

The 34-year-old says that her eight-year-old daughter Matilda, whose father is late Australian actor Heath Ledger, is her primary focus.

"I feel like I'm so good at raising a kid when I'm not working," she explains. "I don't forget anything. I've got everythi...

Brownstone Singer Slips On Broken Wine Glass, Dies

March 2nd, 2015 7:42pm EST
'90s Singer Charmayne Maxwell Dies In Freak Accident
Brownstone singer Charmayne Maxwell died over the weekend after a freak accident at her Los Angeles, Calif., home. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Maxwell, 46, slipped on a broken wine glass, which cut her neck. Authorities do not believe foul play was involved.

Sources told that the singer's husband, music producer Carsten Soulshock, came home late in the evening and found Maxwell unconscious and bleeding. He called 911, but she died on the way to Cedars Sinai Hospital.

Brownstone was known for the 1995 hit "If You Love Me," which was nominated for a Best R&B Perf...

Jaime King Gives Good Pal Taylor Swift An Important Job

March 2nd, 2015 6:16pm EST
Taylor Swift To Be A Godmother To Jaime King's Unborn Baby
Jamie King is making her good pal Taylor Swift the godmother of her unborn baby. The singer revealed the news on Instagram, posting a picture of herself with her palms on the actress' baby bump.

Swift captioned the image: "Guess who just got named Godmother of this little one... (ME) @jaime_king @kyle_newman."

King also posted the news on Twitter, writing, "Taylor Swift will forever be looking over our new baby. Godmother - we all love you!!!! Xx."

King and her husband Kyle Newman have a 17-month-old son, James-Knight.

Guess who just got named Godmother of this little one..... (ME...

Sara Gilbert Gave Birth Over The Weekend

March 2nd, 2015 5:06pm EST
Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry
TV talk show host Sara Gilbert and musician Linda Perry have welcomed their first child.

Gilbert, 40, gave birth to the couple's first baby on Saturday, a boy named Rhodes Emilio Gilbert Perry.

Julie Chen, Gilbert's co-host on The Talk, shared the news on Monday morning.

"Sara is on maternity leave. She just delivered over the weekend," Chen told the audience.

Related: Sara Gilbert And Linda Perry Wed In Small, 'Magical,' Ceremony

"Our very own Sara and her wife Linda Perry are the proud parents of a new baby boy... both mother and child are doing well," she added.

Sharon Osbourne the...