The HollyWooWoo Report
December 13, 2013
Beyonce releases new album on iTunes today
Beyonce has announced & released an album on the same day. She has released her fifth self-titled album on iTunes today. The album features 14 songs and 17 videos. Collaborators include Jay Z, Drake & Frank Ocean. The closing track, "Blue," features daughter Blue Ivy.
Khloe Kardashian to file for divorce today
Khloe Kardashian is filing for divorce from Lamar Odom. She will be citing irreconcilable differences. All their assets are separate, and they have no kids. They married in Sept. 2009, but the marriage deteriorated over his substance abuse and alleged cheating.
Hustle, Slave lead Golden Globes, Butler shut out
"American Hustle" and "12 Years a Slave" both received 7 Golden Globes nominations. Oscar-contender “Gravity" received 4 nominations. “The Butler" & cable’s “Homeland" were shut out. This year's ceremony Jan. 12 will again be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.
Bob Barker celebrates 90th birthday on ‘Price is Right’
Bob Barker's 90th birthday present was urging one more contestant to "come on down.” He hosted "The Price Is Right" from 1972 to 2007, and was invited back yesterday by current host Drew Carey. The audience gave him a standing ovation.
'SNL' to add black female cast members
"Saturday Night Live" plans to add one or two black female performers to its cast as soon as January. A special audition for 7 or 8 finalists will be held Monday on the "SNL" stage in Manhattan. "SNL" has had just four black women in its regular troupe since 1975.
Fergie and Josh Duhamel's Son Axl Gets Baptized
Fergie and Josh Duhamel’s new baby Axl Jack was baptized yesterday. He is just over 3 months old. The family gathered at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Brentwood, Calif., for the intimate ceremony. The baby didn't cry at all, and was asleep when they left.
Lady Gaga, Celine Dion to sing on 'Voice' finale
The Voice is adding some big-time star power to Tuesday's fifth-season finale. Lady Gaga, Celine Dion, Ne-Yo and OneRepublic will perform during the two-hour show. More will be added. The three finalists are Will Champlin, Tessanne Chin and Jacquie Lee.
Traci Braxton & Jwoww Head Up Marriage Boot Camp Cast
Traci Braxton and Jenni 'jwoww' Farley will be among celebrities putting their relationships to the test on new reality show Marriage Boot Camp. It airs next summer. The show will also feature Ryan and Trista Sutter, and Real Housewife Gretchen Rossi.
James Blunt: Moonlanding is not about space
James Blunt released his fourth studio album called 'Moon Landing' in October. It has nothing to do with space. He says the title refers to performers who touch bottoms while undressing backstage. He says media reports he has retired are obviously incorrect.
Bruce Jenner removing part of his Adam's apple
Bruce Jenner met with a plastic surgeon in Beverly Hills yesterday about his Adam’s Apple. He plans to have a procedure called a Laryngeal Shave to smooth out the lump in his neck. In September, he underwent surgery to remove cancerous cells from his nose.