The latest in Television news.
The Carters are taking over. Beyoncé is readying her highly anticipated album, out sometime soon and hours ago during the NBA Finals Game 5 (Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs), her hubby Jay-Z gave rap fans yet another reason to rejoice with the announcement of his album ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail,’ out July 4th.
In a three minute Samsung ad, Jay-Z is seen in the studio with fellow masterminds Rick Rubin, Pharrell Williams, Timbaland and Swizz Beatz. “We don’t have any rules, everybody is trying to figure it out,” he says. “That’s why the Internet is like the Wild West. The Wild Wild West. We need to write the new rules.”
Maroon 5 is in New York City and yesterday morning (June 14th), they took to Rockefeller Center to play a few of their ‘Overexposed’ hits for the massive ‘Today’ crowd.
With an impressive introduction by Matt Lauer, the guys kicked things off with ‘One More Night’ as the packed plaza erupted with screams from the crowd that gathered. The guys then answered a few questions from Savannah Guthrie and later performed ‘Payphone’ before wrapping up with ‘Love Somebody.’
Carly Rae Jepsen took to the Rumsey Playfield yesterday morning (June 14th) to perform on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ and she did a great job. Rocking A.L.C. Smith Leather Shorts with a Moschino black leather jacket, L.A.M.B. Mad Clash Blouse from the Spring 2013 collection, Jean-Michel Cazabat Madison Boots, and Kara Ross Artemis Earrings, Carly looked adorable and braved the chilly weather to deliver an impressive performance.
She performed her new single ‘Tonight I’m Getting Over You’ as well as a dance version of her signature hit ‘Call Me Maybe.’ She also wowed fans with her Owl City collab ‘Good Time,’ with her guitarist providing the male vocals.
Kelly Rowland released her new song ‘Gone’ featuring Wiz Khalifa early yesterday (June 10th) and hours later, the songstress and the rapper hit up ‘Late Night With Jimmy Fallon’ for the debut performance of what we’re sure will be a single in the near future.
Dressed in an all black look, Ms. Rowland brought an entirely new, soulful vibe to the song while she rocked back and forth on stage. Midway through the song, Wiz Khalifa stepped out in a striped shirt and delivered his bars before vybing out for the remainder of the song with Kelly.
‘American Idol’ has been in the running for quite some time now and hours ago, it was confirmed that Nigel Lythgoe & Ken Warwick have been fired as executive producers of the show. Both FOX and Lythgoe confirmed the news Saturday, with the latter stating that he will continue to appear as a judge on ‘So You Think You Can Dance.’
“just had 10 days in the Bahamas, rain everyday. I get back to the States and get fired. Sad! Monday we choose our top 20. I’ll smile again,” Lythgoe said on Twitter. FOX released a statement following this tweet.
Rumours recently surfaced of Beyoncé being pregnant but hours ago, the singer’s reps reached out to Gayle King of CBS morning news to deny any and all reports of such.
“I got a call yesterday from Team Beyoncé you guys, and they’re basically saying stop the crazy, she is absolutely positively not pregnant at this time,” Gayle said on the show. “It’s a crazy rumor that started that they can’t seem to stop, and so they wanted us to…they wanted us to know she’s not pregnant.”
“It’s true that she and Jay-Z absolutely want to have another baby when the time is right. And when the time is right, they will share it,” Gayle added.
Stay tuned for the latest on this developing story…
Ciara is always heating things up and she popped up at the ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ studios late last night (June 4th) to record a live performance of her latest single ‘Body Party.’ Rocking yet another stunning all-black, leather look, CiCi moved her hips from side to side in front of the microphone as she delivered the lyrics in the most perfect manner ever.
Check back Star Trident for HQ footage. Enjoy the fan clip in the meantime!
Hours ago, ‘Chime For Change: The Sound Of Change Live Concert’ went down at Twickenham Stadium in London, England. Boasting performances from Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Rita Ora, Jennifer Lopez, Mary J. Blige and others, this year’s show was a spectacle that was not to be missed.
Attended by thousands and viewed across the globe, these aforementioned class acts brought their best to the stage as they “chimed for change.” Certainly a show that many were looking forward to, this evening’s festivities saw moments like Beyoncé performing ‘Grown Woman,’ J Lo and Mary J. Blige performing ‘Come Together’ and Iggy Azalea rocking out with ‘Work.’