The HollyWooWoo Report
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
**BREAKING NEWS: MILEY CYRUS IS ENGAGED!!! 19 year old Miley accepted the proposal & a 3.5 carat diamond ring from her boyfriend of 3 years Liam Hemsworth.
Sheryl Crow has Brain Tumor, but doing OK
Sheryl Crow has discovered she has a brain tumor. She had an MRI scan after she forgot the words to songs. It is benign (not spreading) & she has no symptoms, other than occasional memory loss. She is also a breast cancer survivor. She is now 50.
John Mayer criticizes Taylor Swift for 'Dear John'
John Mayer is sure Taylor Swift’s sing “Dear John” is about him. In a new Rolling Stone interview, he called “Dear John” cheap songwriting and said he didn't deserve it. The song dresses down a former boyfriend. Swift has never revealed who “John” is.
Aretha Franklin gets honorary degree from Princeton
Princeton University has respected Aretha Franklin with an honorary doctorate of music. She was one of six people to receive the award at yesterday’s graduation ceremony. She also has honorary doctor of music degrees from Berklee College of Music and Yale University.
Aretha Franklin Planning BET Tribute To Whitney Houston
Aretha Franklin plans to pay tribute to Whitney Houston at the 2012 BET Awards. Houston will be remembered in a special segment at the upcoming awards. Franklin had to miss Houston’s funeral due to foot and leg problems. The BET Awards take place July 1.
Roberto Martinez Will Be The New Bachelor
According to Life & Style, Roberto Martinez will be the next “Bachelor.” He appeared on season six of The Bachelorette, having proposed to Ali Fedotowsky during the finale. Fedotowsky called off their engagement after 18 months. ABC says he hasn’t been signed.
Kris Humphreys secret girlfriend exposed…no more tears for Kim
Kris Humphries has a new girlfriend. He flew Myla Sinanaj from New York City to Miami to spend last weekend with him. They reportedly have been seeing each other since January. She works at a 5-star hotel in NY. She secretly attended some of his games.
No record of AGT singer's claimed combat injury
A singer who appeared on "America's Got Talent" Monday night claimed he was injured during a grenade blast in Afghanistan. 35-year-old Timothy Michael Poe did serve in the military, and was there. But the military says there’s no record of any combat injuries.
Amanda Bynes charged with DUI in LA, drunk texts Obama?
Amanda Bynes will be in court in Beverly Hills today. She’s charged with DUI for grazing a sheriff’s patrol car April 6 while making a turn. Her license could be suspended. Yesterday, she asked President Obama on Twitter to fire the cop who arrested her.
MTV's 'Teen Mom' gets 5 years in prison
MTV's best-known "Teen Mom" has been sentenced to 5 years in prison. Amber Portwood opted out of a drug-treatment program. She pleaded guilty in February to felony possession. She declined probation and asked for jail. Her young daughter is now 3.
Bruce and Demi's daughter Scout arrested in NYC
The underage daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis was caught drinking in public Monday night and carrying a fake ID. New York Police found 20-year-old Scout Willis sipping a beer in Union Square, in violation of an open-container law. She’s due in court July 21.
Paris Jackson talks to Oprah for Sunday interview
Michael Jackson's daughter, Paris, talks about her late father in an interview with Oprah Winfrey airing Sunday. Paris, who is now 14, will discuss how she’s doing 3 years after her father’s death. The same show will include an interview with Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson.
Mark Wahlberg Backs Facebook Graduation Drive
Actor Mark Wahlberg has asked fans to celebrate his birthday by donating to an educational charity. He turned 41 on Tuesday. He posted a graduation cap on his Facebook page. For every “like” click, Taco Bell will donate a matching $5 to help teens stay in school.
Kim Kardashian's new Perfume
Kim Kardashian is set to release her fourth scent, entitled True Reflection. It contains white florals, chocolate and plum. She says it smells unique. The scent is intended to be worn at night. She loves it when people compliment her on her smell.
Kelly Clarkson: I Hated Life After 'American Idol'
Kelly Clarkson says she hated life in the years following her 'American Idol' win. She told Redbook Magazine the show's makers were out for themselves. She won in 2002 at age 19. She almost quit several times. She is now a mentor on the talent show “Duets.”
VH1 plans 1990s R&B countdown
VH1 plans to air a 2-hour special called "40 Greatest R&B Songs of the '90s" this month. The program is to air June 21. It will feature Usher, Boyz II Men, SWV, Keith Sweat, Color Me Badd and other artists discussing the "golden decade" of R&B music.
Platters founder Herb Reed dead at 83
Herb Reed, the last surviving member of the vocal quintet The Platters, has died in Massachusetts after a period of declining health. He was 83 when he died Monday. The Platters released over 400 recordings between July 1955 and August 1968.
Melissa Etheridge discovers domestic partnership ain’t cheap
The settlement agreement between Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels has been made public. Melissa must pay Tammy $13,000 a month in spousal support and $10,000 a month child support. Tammy also gets a 50% cut of music royalties for their time together.
Debra Messing Files for Divorce
Debra Messing has filed for divorce. The former “Will and Grace” star filed her petition in Los Angeles on Tuesday, citing irreconcilable differences. She and Daniel Zelman married in Sept. 2000. They separated in February 2010. They have an 8-year-old son.