First Listen: Kelly Clarkson Releases Her New Album Title Track ‘Piece By Piece’

Yesterday we got to hear Kelly Clarkson‘s new song Invincible, which was written by Sia, and today we get to hear the title track from Kelly‘s new album Piece By Piece. To promote the album, Kelly is releasing a new song each day to get fans excited to hear the album in full. According to the tweet that Kelly sent out earlier today, the song Piece By Piece is her “most personal” song on the album Piece By Piece … which, I’ve surmised, is probably why it was chosen as the title track. I’ve listened to the song a few times already and I really like it. It’s a mid-tempo jam that is a classic Kelly Clarkson track. More »

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Getting ‘Lost’ Again

Last night I made my way to the ArcLight Theater in Hollywood for a special screening of Lost in Translation. Lost is absolutely one of my favorite movies of all time and to be able to see it on the big screen again was an opportunity I didn’t want to miss. Last year, when I visited Tokyo, Japan for the first time, I was able to live out my Lost In Translation fantasies (it was that movie that made me fall in love with Tokyo in the first place). Watching the movie again on the big screen took me back to Japan … and that was a really great feeling. More »

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Les News, 022415

  • • Historically accurate Disney Princesses [Buzzfeed]
  • Emma Watson thanks Steve Carell [PopSugar]
  • Ryan Gosling had a great day at Disneyland on Sunday [LaineyGossip]
  • • An exclusive clip from Horrible Bosses 2 [Celebuzz]
  • Grant Gustin has fun with the paparazzi [Socialite Life]
  • • It is so great to have Róisín Murphy back again [MuuMuse]
  • Brandon Flowers of The Killers is releasing a second solo album [Idolator]
  • • It looks like Jamie Dornan isn’t quitting the Fifty Shades of Grey franchise after all [GossipCop]
  • • The Obama Administration says that transgender people should not be barred from military service [Towleroad]
  • • I’m really loving Robbie Amell on The Flash [Oh La La]
  • Michael Sam – 1, TMZ – 0 [Queerty]
  • • The differences between The Walking Dead the Comic Book and TWD the TV Series [Ranker]
  • • A Gay Cult Classic [Newser]
  • Emma Stone‘s Oscar wardrobe malfunction [Starpulse]
  • The Dream promises he “got those checks” [Global Grind]
  • Billy Zane is 49, George Thorogood is 65, Edward James Olmos is 68 and Abe Vigoda is 94 years old. Click HERE to see who else is celebrating a birthday today.
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It Looks Like Kanye West & Rihanna Are Going On Tour This Year

Well folks, it looks like one of the biggest concert tours of the year is coming our way now that leaked evidence has made its way to the Internets. It started with a curious logo, found by BBC Radio 1Xtra, then a curious concert listing on an international webpage for Livenation … both of which suggest that Kanye West and Rihanna are going on tour together this year. Considering Kanye West and Rihanna each collaborated on the others’ new music and considering Kanye executive produced Rihanna‘s new as-yet unannounced album, it makes total sense that the two would decide to hit the road together. Click below to see the evidence and become convinced that these two are touring together. More »

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Here Is How The Misfits Will Look In The New ‘Jem And The Holograms’ Comic Book

While we await news of just how horribly the new live-action Jem and the Holograms movie turned out, I bring you really fun, really amazing news about the forthcoming Jem and the Holograms comic book series that will be released next month. As you may recall, back in November we first learned that IDW is publishing a comic book series that stars Jem and the HologramsJem, Kimber, Aja and Shana — and their musical rivals/foes The Misfits and today we get to see new artwork from the series. For the first time, we get to see what The MisfitsPizzazz, Roxy, Stormer and Jetta — look like in comic book form, alongside Jem and the Holograms. Click through the gallery to see this really fun comic book art and get excited, Jem and the Holograms #1 will be released very, very soon.

Comic Book Resources nabbed an interview with Jem writer Kelly Thompson and artist Ross Campbell about this new comic book series, click below to read excerpts. More »

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First Look: Here Is the New Poster For ‘The Avengers: Age Of Ultron’

We are just over two months away from the release of the superhero sequel film The Avengers: Age of Ultron so anticipation for the movie is reaching a fevered pitch. I’m practically losing my mind over the excitement of seeing this movie on the big screen … I can hardly stand the wait any longer. Today, Marvel has gifted us with a brand new poster for Ultron that shows our beloved Avengers re-assembled (with a few new members) as singular force to take on their robotic foe … who, sadly, doesn’t appear on the poster. But we do get to see Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Black Widow and the Hulk ready for battle … check ‘em out below. More »

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The Motion Picture Academy Issues A Statement About Omitting Joan Rivers From The ‘In Memoriam’ Tribute At The Oscars

For whatever inexplicable reason, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences decided not to include the late Joan Rivers in the In Memoriam tribute that aired during the telecast of The Academy Awards on Sunday night. As soon as the tribute was shown, a great many people took to Twitter to voice their displeasure at the blatant omission. In response to the angry outcry, the Academy released an official statement that is so pitifully short that it’s almost not worth mentioning. Considering Joan’s long career in entertainment, including her appearance in more than a dozen films over a thirty year period (including Spaceballs, Rabbit Test’ and the documentary film A Piece of Work, to name but three), one would think that the simple mention of her name during the Oscar In Memoriam tribute might be warranted. More »

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First Listen: Rihanna Has Released A New Song Titled ‘Towards The Sun’

Earlier this month, Rihanna released a music video for her new single FourFiveSeconds which, as I’m sure you’re well aware, features Paul McCartney and Kanye West. Today we get to hear a NEW Rihanna song that has just been released for our listening pleasure. Towards The Sun is a soaring pop song that is featured on the original motion picture soundtrack for the new Dreamworks animated film Home. Rihanna (well her voice, actually) stars in this animated movie and she produced an entire concept album for the film. Click below to hear Towards The Sun and see what you think. I’m loving this song, I think you will, too. More »

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Pee-Wee Herman & Judd Apatow Will Release ‘Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday’ On Netflix

Back in December we first learned that Paul Reubens was teaming up with producer Judd Apatow for a new Pee-Wee Herman movie that will will be produced exclusively for Netflix and today we learn a whole bunch of official deets about the project. Netflix is announcing today that Pee-Wee Herman‘s next adventure will be titled Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday. Filming production of the holiday film will begin in just 3 weeks but, thus far, we don’t know when the movie will be released on Netflix. Click below to read portions of the official press release announcement for Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday and prepare yourselves for the return of Pee-Wee Herman. More »

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The Cast Of ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Season 20 Has Been Revealed

The 20th season of Dancing with the Stars, which is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary this year, will premiere on Monday March 16 and today, we learn which stars will be competing for the mirror ball trophy. The 11 contestants who have signed up for the new season of DWTS were revealed this morning on ABC‘s morning talk show Good Morning America and includes legendary singer Patti LaBelle, Hunger Games actress Willow Shields, singer/actress Rumer Willis and NFL hopeful Michael Sam. Click below to see the full list of Dancing with the Stars season 20 contestants and see who YOU think you will be rooting for this season. More »

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