2016 Presidential Candidates are Serial Name-Droppers
Celebrities / Politics

2016 Presidential Candidates are Serial Name-Droppers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it gilt by association: The 2016 presidential hopefuls have become serial name-droppers, hoping to boost their own appeal by borrowing the luster of others. They’re sprinkling their speeches, interviews and tweets with mentions of everyone from the old standby, Ronald Reagan, to civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., rapper Nicki … Continue reading

Duo of Rapper Wale and Actor-Comedian Jerry Seinfeld album lands at No.1
Celebrities / Music

Duo of Rapper Wale and Actor-Comedian Jerry Seinfeld album lands at No.1

ATLANTA (AP) — Wale always wanted to feature Jerry Seinfeld in his music, but didn’t know how to reach the superstar actor-comedian, who initially knew nothing about the rapper. But then the Grammy-nominated performer met Seinfeld’s wife, a Wale fan and hip-hopenthusiast. “She’s a big hip-hop fan and of my music,” Wale said of Jessica … Continue reading

Celebrities / Music

After ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict, Dupri Understands Both Sides

NEW YORK (AP) — As the music industry debates the fallout from the “Blurred Lines” copyright verdict, Grammy-winning producer Jermaine Dupri finds himself sympathetic to both Pharrell and Marvin Gaye’s family. Dupri, who helped Usher reach superstar status, aided in Mariah Carey’s ultra-successful comeback a decade ago and produced for the diva in 1990s, remembers … Continue reading

Celebrities / Movies / TV

Arquette, Schwarzenegger Films to Premiere at Tribeca Film Fest

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival unveiled the second half of its slate of 97 movies, including films starring recent Oscar-winner Patricia Arquette and Arnold Schwarzenegger, as well as documentaries on Rosanne Barr and R&B star Mary J. Blige. Two days after announcing the festival’s competition categories, Tribeca revealed the rest of its … Continue reading