Lady Gaga's forthcoming tour artRave: the ARTPOP Ball hasn't even begun, but it's already plagued by rumors that ticket sales aren't strong, and the whole thing's a flop. But according to the tour promoter, such rumors are "ridiculous."
Arthur Fogel, the head of the Live Nation's Global Touring division, tells Billboard that in fact, ticket sales for Gaga's North American and European dates are 80 percent sold out. He also reveals that six additional North American shows will be announced in the near future, as well as additional dates in the U.K.
Responding to reports that Live Nation has lost…
Ke$ha entered rehab January 3 to battle an eating disorder, and it appears the treatment was successful. The singer tweeted that she's "happy to be back," using her newly-christened Twitter account, @Kesharose, to post the message. Her previous Twitter handle had been the less-than-positive "keshasuxx."
A rep for the singer confirms to ABC News Radio that Ke$ha has indeed left rehab.
"Happy to be back! Feeling healthy & working on tons of new music. I can't thank my fans enough for all the love & support u have given me," the singer tweeted. "life is beautiful. I'm so blessed to…
Paramore is the latest band to set sail on a fan cruise. Their first one, Parahoy!, departs Friday from Miami aboard the Norwegian Pearl, and according to the band, fans who are joining them for the four-day floating festival can expect lots of music, fun, food and even manicures.
"We have a few different activities arranged. I know there's gonna be being able to get your nails done with Hayley, [and] some bowling parties," guitarist Taylor York tells ABC News Radio. "It's just gonna be fun."
Wait, nails? You'll be able to get a manicure with Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams? …
Adam Lambert's been pretty busy lately, appearing on Glee and serving as a mentor for American Idol. Now, he's just announced a big summer tour with legendary British rock group Queen, who he's been performing with on and off since the 2009 Idol finale. But what about some new music from the singer? Adam says it's coming, and he believes the tour with Queen will help make it even better.
"I'm working on music now. I've been in Sweden the last couple weeks, and I'm working on stuff, figuring it out," he tells ABC News Radio. "And what's beautiful is…
American Idol said goodbye to Emily Piriz on Thursday night. The 18-year-old from Orlando, Florida, was sent home after falling into the bottom three with Jena Irene and MK Nobilette.
Before Emily was dismissed, she attempted to earn the judges' save by singing Grace Potter and the Nocturnals' "Stars." However, Harry Connick, Jr. informed her that the panel would not be saving her.
Emily had saluted Jennifer Lopez on Wednesday's "Home"-themed performance show with a rendition of "Let's Get Loud."
The musical guests on the one-hour results show were former American Idol winner Phillip Phillips, who performed his new single,…
A warning to Justin Bieber fans: do not let yourself inside the Atlanta-area home he's renting if you weren't invited.
A 23-year-old woman named Qianying Zhao was arrested at the Sandy Springs home Wednesday after police were called to the residence by someone who lives there. The Doraville, Georgia, resident told police she entered through an unlocked door. She reportedly slept in one of the bedrooms.
Zhao claimed she is a friend of Justin's and that she went to the home to attend his birthday party. The celebration was actually held earlier in the week, at another location.
Meet Michael Jackson's new son: Brandon Howard. So claims Howard, a 31-year-old man who alleges he has DNA evidence proving he's the son of the late King of Pop.
According to TMZ, Howard says he obtained Michael's DNA from an orthodontic device, and a test performed on it shows the singer is his father. The results will be posted Thursday on FilmOn.com.
TMZ adds that Howard -- a singer himself who performs under the name B Howard -- will seek money from Michael's estate.
A lawyer for the estate reacts to TMZ, "We've never even heard from him." The lawyer…
We knew the announcement was coming. Now Queen and Adam Lambert have confirmed they're hitting the road together for a North American tour.
Lambert has performed with the legendary British rock group on a number of occasions, both in the U.S. and overseas, but he and Queen have never actually toured in the U.S. That changes beginning June 19 at Chicago's United Center, the first of 19 dates in all in the U.S. and Canada, wrapping July 20 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Washington, D.C.
When he performs with Queen, Lambert stands in for the band's founding lead singer,…
Following the massive success of his album with Macklemore, The Heist, Ryan Lewis has splurged on a new home in the duo's native Seattle.
The Redfin real estate blog reports Ryan dropped 3.3 million dollars on a 76-hundred-square-foot home in northwest Seattle in late January. It has four bedrooms, 3.75 bathrooms, and a great view of the Puget Sound and Olympic Mountains.
Redfin notes that the home had been on and off the market since 2005, when it was initially listed for 8.9 million dollars. In other words, Ryan got a great deal on the property. It's almost as though…
Pharrell Williams has collaborated with a wide variety of artists during his long career, but he's always on the lookout for new people to work with. During a recent appearance on Australian TV, he named Lorde as someone he'd like to team up with, but said he doubts she'd be interested.
Appearing on the Australian TV show Sunrise, Pharrell said of Lorde, "I would love to work with her. She doesn't need me, but I would love to work with her." The always-humble Grammy-winner praised the 17-year-old's music, saying, "When you hear [her], you hear her lyrics, you hear her…
If you were a songwriter, you'd probably feel pretty great if Bruce Springsteen covered one of your songs, right? Now imagine you're a 17-year-old songwriter with only one album to your name, and Bruce still covered one of your songs. Yes, that happened, so it's no wonder that it made Lorde -- the 17-year-old in question -- cry.
News.com.au reports that Lorde found out about Springsteen's cover of her song "Royals" -- which he performed on stage during a concert in New Zealand -- via social media when she was in Austin, Texas getting ready to kick off her own…
Oh, snap! Miley Cyrus has totally slammed Katy Perry, following the singer's recent joke about not wanting to kiss the "Wrecking Ball" singer too deeply because "God knows where that tongue has been." On Twitter, Miley responded by making a snide comment about Katy's ex-boyfriend, John Mayer.
Miley posted a series of screen caps showing Katy's recent interview on Australian TV where she talked about kissing Miley at one of her concerts. "I just walked up to her to give her like a friendly girly kiss, you know, as girls do, and then she, like, tried to move her head…
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