Thursday February 28th 2013
Singer Scott Weiland fired by Stone Temple Pilots
HERE'S YOUR PINK SLIP...The Stone Temple Pilots fired founder and lead-singer Scott Weiland yesterday. How did he find out he was fired? He read about it on Facebook. OUCH! They have not said why he was fired, but Scott said he's focusing on his solo tour, which kicks off Friday.
'American Idol' recap: Zoanette survives into the semifinals
Moving on to the American Idol semifinalists round: Zoanette Johnson, Candice Glover, Janelle Arthur, Breanna Steer & Aubrey Cleland. Tonight, the men get their shot. Last night, Zoanette delivered a dramatic, polarizing performance of The Lion King's Circle of Life.
Celebrity Blogger Perez Hilton Is A Dad
Congrats to the ORIGINAL GOSSIP BLOGGER! Perez Hilton has become a dad. Mario Lavandeira, Jr. announced the baby news in a post on his website PerezHilton.com Wednesday. He included a photo of himself cradling the unnamed baby boy - who was born earlier this month. Congrats!!
Tom Cruise jets Suri to London for five-day stay
FLYING IN STYLE...at 6 years old. WOW! Actor Tom Cruise hired a private jet to take daughter Suri from New York to stay with him in London. He is filming a sci-fi movie called 'All You Need is Kill'. Producers allowed him time off so they could spend time together. Paparazzi snapped pics of Suri boarding the jet...blankie in hand. AWWW!!
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian moving to Paris
ADIOS KIM-YE! Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are reportedly moving to Paris. He is planning to move there for 2 months to work on his clothing line and new album. She is expected to join him. The rapper performed an intimate gig in the French capital earlier this week.
Mumford & Sons' 'Babel' No. 1 for Fifth Week
Congrats to POINT artist Mumford & Son's!!! Mumford & Sons' "Babel" remains at No. 1 for a fifth non-consecutive week. "Babel" marks the longest run at No. 1 for an album by a duo or group since 2004. The last group to reign for more than 5 weeks at No. 1 was Creed, with "Weathered" in late 2001 and early 2002.
Tina Fey says she won't host Oscars in 2014
It's a big fat NO! Actress Tina Fey says she won't serve as host of next year's Oscars. Fey and Amy Poehler earned rave reviews when they headed up the Golden Globes telecast last month. Oscars host Seth McFarlane recommended them for next year. Tina says “the gig is just too hard.”