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Backstreet Boys reunite for iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America

Backstreet Boys reunite for iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America

The world may be social distancing amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, but nothing was going to stop one of the most successful boy bands of all time coming together in a good cause. On Sunday, the Backstreet Boys reunited for Elton John’s iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America in a bid to raise some smiles…MORE

Ken Shimura, famed Japanese comedian, dead at 70 after contracting coronavirus

Ken Shimura, famed Japanese comedian, dead at 70 after contracting coronavirus

Famed Japanese comedian Ken Shimura has died after contracting novel coronavirus, according to his representatives. Shimura suffered pneumonia-like symptoms and passed away on Sunday night, his agency, Izawa Office, told CNN. He reported symptoms, including fatigue, on March 17 and was hospitalized on March 20 with severe pneumonia before testing positive for coronavirus on March…MORE

Opera singer Plácido Domingo hospitalized in Mexico with coronavirus

Opera singer Plácido Domingo hospitalized in Mexico with coronavirus

Opera legend Placido Domingo has been hospitalized in Acapulco, Mexico, with complications related to coronavirus, according to the singer’s spokesperson. “He is doing well and is responding to treatment,” Domingo’s spokesperson said in a statement to CNN. Domingo announced on his Facebook page last week that he had tested positive for the disease. He encouraged…MORE

Singer-songwriter John Prine critically ill with Covid-19

Singer-songwriter John Prine critically ill with Covid-19

Musician John Prine is in a critical condition in hospital after a “sudden onset” of coronavirus symptoms, his family says. Prine, 73, was hospitalized on Thursday and intubated Saturday night and continues to receive care but “his situation is critical,” according to a family statement posted on his verified Twitter account. “This is hard news…MORE

‘Tiger King:’ Where are they now?

‘Tiger King:’ Where are they now?

If you haven’t watched “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” don’t look to us to try and recap it for you. That’s because the hit Netflix docuseries has more twists and turns than some of the snakes (literally and figuratively) that appear in it. But we can catch you up on the cast of characters…MORE

John Callahan of TV show ‘All My Children’ dead at 66

John Callahan of TV show ‘All My Children’ dead at 66

Actor John Callahan died at the age of 66, his ex-wife Eva LaRue announced on Instagram Saturday. Callahan was best known for the role of Edmund Grey in the television drama “All My Children.” Callahan held the role across 356 episodes from 1992 to 2005, according to IMDb. “May Flights of Angels Wing You to…MORE

Bad Bunny’s new music video has a really important message about twerking

Bad Bunny’s new music video has a really important message about twerking

Bad Bunny got a jaw-dropping makeover for his new “Yo Perreo Sola” video to send a blunt message against harassment. The Latin trap star appears throughout the video in body hugging outfits, rocking long wigs, makeup and even voluptuous breasts. But most importantly, he sings and twerks alone — just as the song’s title says…MORE

Larry David started a GoFundMe for golf caddies affected by coronavirus

Larry David started a GoFundMe for golf caddies affected by coronavirus

Larry David launched a GoFundMe for golf caddies, and the response has been pretty, pretty, pretty good. The co-creator of “Seinfeld” created the fundraiser for employees at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, who are losing income due to the coronavirus pandemic. “With the golf course closed indefinitely, the Rivera caddies need our…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Monday’s Dirt

Chef Bobby Flay is worth $60 million but has set up a GoFundMe asking for donations for his employees.  He is asking for $100,000 to help his staff while his restaurants are closed.  He says he will personally match up to $100,000. Kourtney Kardashian claims that she has quit ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians.’  It…

Friday’s Dirt

Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes are quarantining together.  She is teaching him Spanish and he is teaching her how to play guitar. More celebrities doing good.  Bruno Mars is pledging $1 million to assist MGM employees in Vegas that have been affected by the coronavirus.  He’s been performing there since 2016. Evangeline Lilly has offered…