HBO’s Behind the Candelabra, Steven Soderbergh’s highly anticipated biopic on Liberace, debuted this past weekend to much critical fanfare, with many critics praising Soderbergh for approaching his subject with a modicum of humanity (as opposed to mean-spirited camp). Although Liberace never openly pined to be taken seriously, we think he’d appreciate the film’s attempt to… More »
Wednesday night, top three American Idol contestants, Candice Glover, Kree Harrison and Angie Miller sang their hearts out in three grueling rounds and they didn’t get to pick the songs a single time. The first was chosen for them by resident music mogul, Jimmy Iovine. The second was a choice made by the four Idol… More »
When we invited the lovely Eve to sit down in our L.A. studio for a chat, we were determined to get the Lip Lock-ed rapper to spill all about her upcoming album. She also joined in a round of Pop Associated, our wordplay game where we give artists the opportunity to dish on their contemporaries.
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Last night (March 3), Alicia Keys kicked off the third season of ‘Oprah’s Master Class’ with some of the biggest revelations she’s had in her career thus far. The format is simple — Keys reminisces as she sits in front of a backdrop — but her answers may surprise even her biggest fans.
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Alicia Keys is kicking off Season 3 of Oprah’s Master Class (which, apparently, is a show on OWN that provides “an unprecedented look into the minds of modern masters making a unique impact on the world and the lessons they’ve learned,” so great!) with an exclusive interview that looks pretty revealing! Then again, it’s Oprah, so we’d expect nothing… More »
While her NBA All Star performance over the weekend may not have left us impressed, Alicia Keys fared much better today when she stopped by The Wendy Williams Show for a promotional appearance. While there, she performed her current single, “Brand New Me” (watch that up top!) and sat down with Wendy to discuss love, life and her… More »
Oh, Alicia! For so long, the general consensus was that Alicia Keys could do no wrong, right? She was one of those performers who just always got it right — every song, every performance. But yikes! This last one was a little rough, wasn’t it?
It all started off promisingly enough: Keys was the lead… More »
Taylor Swift may have sworn off a certain gentleman in her chart-topping smash “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,” but she busted out the tune once again for an Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland-themed performance that opened the 2013 Grammy Awards. Tay strutted, shook and pranced around stage in her white outfit…and that was just… More »
This may be Beyonce’s month, but Alicia Keys is making a strong argument that it’s her time, too. Just a week after having performed at the Grammys with Maroon 5, and a few weeks after her Super Bowl National Anthem, Keys will perform at halftime of the NBA All-Star Game in Houston, TX on February… More »
After her scorching Super Bowl Halftime Show on Sunday (February 3), Beyonce immediately embraced her husband Jay-Z backstage at the Superdome. The candid moment was caught on camera and posted to Instagram, and shows Bey is seen in a black robe with a big smile, still glowing from the captivating performance.
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“The Star-Spangled Banner” is one of the most notoriously difficult songs to pull off live. Not only does it require stunning vocal talent, you also face the ire of America if you fumble while belting out the patriotic standard.
That said, Alicia Keys not only sang her red-dress-clad butt off at the Super… More »
This National Anthem’s on fiiiiire! Alicia Keys helped kick off Super Bowl XLVII (a.k.a. the Beyonce Bowl) by performing the “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Dressed in a gorgeous red gown and striking gold necklace (Alicia’s subtle way of rooting for the Niners, hmm?), the R&B diva sat behind her white Yamaha piano for an beautifully moving… More »
Did you hear the news? In a deliriously weird ceremony earlier today, Alicia Keys was named the Global Creative Director of BlackBerry, the mobile device of choice for Wall Street bankers and people who love having typos in their emails!
For whatever reason, this struck a particular chord with the public, perhaps due to the… More »
Mind if we invade your living room this evening? Don’t be alarmed, we’ll will simply be taking over your television sets, as our own Erika Brooks Adickman will be representing the Idolator team as host of AXS TV’s music news show AXSLive starting at 10 p.m. EST (7 p.m. PST). We don’t want give too much of… More »
Did You Hear?
:: Rihanna was caught leaving Hollywood’s Playhouse club with a group of friends on the same night as model Karrueche Tran’s party in honor of her cover story with Rolling Out magazine. Tran is Chris Brown’s on-again-off-again girlfriend, so he was in attendance, although he made zero waves for a change. Rihanna, though, made the… More »