Tim McGraw Giving Away Houses

It is Memorial Day weekend and what better way to remember the military than to give some of them homes? Tim McGraw, along with Chase and Operation Homefront are going to give homes to 25 veterans as a promotion for McGraw’s Brothers of the Sun summer tour. The United Service Organization (USO) and Chase are presenting the tour, which will also receive contributions from the Academy of Country Music’s ACM Lifting Lives program and the Premier Group on behalf of the North Carolina Furniture Manufacturers. These mortgage-free homes will go to veterans who have been wounded in battle (wounded warriors) … Continue reading

Is Aerosmith Looking for New Lead Singer?

There are certain things that just shouldn’t happen. The Mona Lisa shouldn’t smile, the Leaning Tower of Pisa shouldn’t be straighten, and Aerosmith shouldn’t perform with any lead singer other than Steven Tyler, but the last one may be a distinct possibility. In case you missed it, after months of speculation that he was using drugs again, Tyler checked into rehab at the end of last year. He had injured his leg during a concert in Connecticut in June 2009 then he fell off the stage on August 2009. The band cancelled several dates after the fall, but returned for … Continue reading

Top Earning Country Music Acts

Forbes is at it again and it seems as if there is quite a bit of money to be made in country music. Forbes released its Top Earning Country Music Stars list and believe it or not, only one is a woman. Coming in at #9 (there is a tie for #7) is a pseudo-old timer – Alan Jackson. Last year, Jackson earned $10 million dollars, due in part to his tour with Brooks & Dunn. Don’t worry, we will see them later on in the list. George Strait, another old timer (well, compared to the rest on the list), … Continue reading

Madonna’s Web of Lies Exposed

Why is it that when some people experience a negative situation the first thing they do is to place blame on someone else for their pain and suffering? It’s never their fault, rather X, Y, or Z is to blame, and they are merely victims of unfortunate circumstances. The world should weep for them, embrace them, and enable their inability to take responsibility for their own actions. Oh, boo-hoo! Well, now the aforementioned parties have another guest to invite to their pity parties—-Madonna. If you haven’t already heard, the Material Mom fell off a horse last weekend. The singer was … Continue reading

Suri Starts School and Jessica Simpson Ends Country Music Career

It’s hard to believe, but the adorable spawn of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes turns 3 on Saturday. Yup, Suri Cruise is getting to be a big girl, and now that she no longer clings to her bottle like a dryer sheet to a fuzzy sock, she’s headed off to school. Scientology school to be exact. According to reports, young Suri will attend the Church of Scientology’s $8,810 a year New Village Academy in Los Angeles in the fall. A British newspaper alleges Cruise is keen for his youngest child to learn the ways of his religion. But lest you … Continue reading

Madonna Helps Quake Victims and Whitney Helps Drug Dealers

Within hours of surviving a devastating earthquake that struck his city, the mayor of Pacentro, Italy called someone he hoped would render aid… Madonna. As in freshly rejected adoptive mother/singer/actress/author Madonna. According to reports, following the 6.3 magnitude quake that left more than 200 dead, Fernando Caparso, the mayor of Pacentro, appealed to Madonna for financial aid. The pop diva’s paternal grandparents were born and raised in the small mountainside village and Caparso says he knew that the millionaire entertainer wouldn’t turn her back on her ancestors’ town. He was right. Madonna’s rep confirmed to reporters that the Material Girl … Continue reading

Is Chris Brown Headed for Jail?

If his critics have their way Chris Brown will be spending a lot of quality time in a California jail. However, the way things are currently progressing it doesn’t look as though the singer will have to worry about rotting behind bars. The musician was back in court yesterday pleading not guilty to charges that he assaulted and made criminal threats to his on-again/off-again girlfriend Rihanna. Prosecutors maintain that Brown beat up the 21-year-old Barbados beauty during a fight on February 8th, though he denies doing so. Yesterday the judge in the felony case set a hearing date for April … Continue reading

Former Beatles Reunite

With the deaths or John Lennon and George Harrison, the possibility of a true Beatles reunion is impossible. So, what is the next best thing? How about the remaining two members Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr appearing on stage together? That is exactly what happened Saturday night at Radio City Music Hall. The two former Beatles appeared on stage together for the first time in six years to raise money for the David Lynch Foundation’s Change Begins Within Benefit concert. The David Lynch Foundation offers funding for students to learn transcendental meditation. The before and after programs of the foundation … Continue reading

Music News: April 3, 2009

Quite a few things going on in the music world today. Rapper Coolio has pleaded not guilty to one felony drug charge and misdemeanor counts of battery and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was arrested on March 10 after screeners at the Los Angeles International Airport reportedly found drugs in his luggage. The battery charge was issued when Coolio grabbed the arm of a TSA official who was trying to search his luggage. If convicted, Coolio could face up to three years in prison. Right now, he is out on $10,000 bail and awaiting his next court hearing, which is … Continue reading

Madonna Adopting Toddler Girl

It’s a girl for Madonna! According to reports, the Material Mom will add another daughter to her brood of kids, which already includes 12-year-old Lourdes, 8-year-old Rocco, and 3-year-old David Banda. All three children have different fathers, and the newest addition won’t be an exception. Reports say Madonna will return to Malawi next week to adopt a new daughter. The news comes just a year after the singer’s official adoption of David Banda, which took more than two year thanks to legal wrangling. Local officials in Malawi say the pop diva is scheduled to arrive in Lilongwe next Monday to … Continue reading