Madonna, Stevie Wonder pay homage to Prince at Billboard
Celebrities / Fashion / Music

Madonna, Stevie Wonder pay homage to Prince at Billboard

Madonna paid homage to Prince by wearing his signature color and bringing another icon —Stevie Wonder — onstage to sing the classic “Purple Rain” at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards. Sitting atop a purple throne, Madonna kicked off the tribute with a version of “Nothing Compares 2 U,” which Prince wrote and Sinead O’Connor recorded. She as … Continue reading

Prince invites fans to party with him at Paisley Park
Arts & Entertainment / Celebrities / Music / Theater & Dance

Prince invites fans to party with him at Paisley Park

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Prince seems to be shedding his reclusive reputation and becoming a party animal. In recent weeks the superstar has hosted late-night jam sessions where he serenaded Madonna, celebrated the Minnesota Lynx’s WNBA championship and showcased his latest protege, singer Judith Hill. Hundreds of fans descended on suburban Paisley Park Studios on … Continue reading

Celebrities hit Paris shows as Balenciaga names new designer
Celebrities / Fashion / National

Celebrities hit Paris shows as Balenciaga names new designer

PARIS (AP) — The chicest celebrities in the business rocked the final day of Paris Fashion Week on Wednesday as powerhouse Louis Vuitton and Miuccia Prada’s VIP-magnet Miu Miu presented their spring-summer 2016 collections. But among fashion insiders it was the unexpected decision by Balenciaga to name its new artistic director that drew the most … Continue reading

Celebrities / Featured

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3

Sept. 27: Actress Kathleen Nolan is 82. Actor Wilford Brimley is 81. Singer-guitarist Randy Bachman of Bachman-Turner Overdrive is 72. Singer-actor Meat Loaf is 68. Actress Liz Torres is 68. Actor A. Martinez (“L.A. Law,” ”Santa Barbara”) is 67. Singer-actor-director Shaun Cassidy is 57. Comedian Marc Maron (“Maron”) is 52. Singer-guitarist Stephan Jenkins of Third … Continue reading