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Drake’s New Album Crushes Streaming Records

DRAKE CRUSHES SPOTIFY, APPLE MUSIC AND AMAZON’S ONE-DAY STREAMING RECORDS

1/1Drake Crushes Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon’s One-Day Streaming Records. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – It appears Drake has delivered on his new album “Scorpion.” According to variety.com in its first day of release ‘Scorpion’ broke records on Apple Music and Spotify racking up over 132-million total streams within its first 24 hours. It broke the Spotify record for…

Ben Stiller Named U.N. Goodwill Ambassador

BEN STILLER NAMED UN GOODWILL AMBASSADOR

1/1Ben Stiller named U.N. Goodwill Ambassador Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Ben Stiller’s latest role will have the actor advocating on behalf of refugees. The United Nations high commissioner for refugees named Stiller a goodwill ambassador. The U.N. agency announced the appointment Monday. Stiller is best known for his roles in comedy films like “Meet the Parents” and “Zoolander.”…

Harvey Weinstein Charged With More Sex Crimes

DISGRACED MOVIE PRODUCER HARVEY WEINSTEIN CHARGED WITH THREE ADDITIONAL COUNTS OF SEX ASSAULT

1/1Disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein charged with three additional counts of sex assault. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – New sex assault charges, against disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Manhattan’s District Attorney says Weinstein was charged with three more sex assault charges Monday. A grand jury charged him with one count of first degree criminal sexual act for an alleged…

Sony Signs Exclusive Deal for Prince Music

SONY MAKES DEAL TO ACQUIRE DISTRIBUTION RIGHTS TO PRINCE'S CATALOG OF MUSIC

1/1Sony makes deal to acquire distribution rights to Prince’s catalog of music. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The Sony Music announced it signed a deal with Prince’s estate for exclusive distribution rights to 35 of his albums. Those rights kick-in immediately for the music he recorded between 1995 and 2010. Starting in 2021, Sony can put out recordings dating…

Funeral for Kate Spade to Be Held Thursday

KATE SPADE TO BE LAID TO REST THURSDAY. AN ANIMAL LOVER, HER FAMILY REQUESTS DONATIONS TO ASPCA IN LIEU OF FLOWERS

1/1Kate Spade to be laid to rest Thursday. An animal lover, her family requests donations to ASPCA in lieu of flowers. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Family and friends will say their farewells to designer Kate Spade Thursday in her hometown. Spade took her own life June 5th in her Manhattan apartment. A mass will be held at Our…

AMC Suspends Chris Hardwick Talk Show After Abuse Claims

TV HOST CHRIS HARDWICK'S AMC SHOW SUSPENDED BY NETWORK AFTER ABUSE ALLEGATIONS

1/1TV host Chris Hardwick’s AMC show suspended by network after abuse allegations. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – TV host Chris Hardwick’s AMC show is suspended after the surfacing of sexual abuse allegations. Hardwick’s ex-girlfriend, actress Chloe Dykstra, said he sexually and emotionally abused her. AMC said Saturday that hardwick’s show “Talking with Chris Hardwick” will be suspended as they…

Oprah Signs Multi-Year Deal with Apple

OPRAH WINFREY SIGNS MULTI-YEAR DEAL WITH APPLE

1/1Oprah Winfrey signs multi-year deal with Apple Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Apple has signed Oprah Winfrey to a multi-year deal. The company said in a statement Friday Winfrey and Apple will create original programs together. Winfrey is expected to have an on-screen role as a host and interviewer. Apple declined to discuss any financial aspects. We do know…

Millie Bobby Brown Leaves Twitter Amid Cyberbullying

MILLIE BOBBY BROWN LEAVES TWITTER AMID CYBERBULLYING

1/1Millie Bobby Brown leaves Twitter amid cyberbullying Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Actress Millie Bobby Brown has left twitter over cyber-bullying. The 14 year-old “Stranger Things” star deleted her account Wednesday after being targeted with a hurtful hash-tag and meme. The trouble is rumored to have started last year with a claim on Twitter that Brown refused to take…

Sylvester Stallone Subject Of Sex Crimes Investigation

SEX CRIME ALLEGATIONS ARE MADE AGAINST ACTOR SYLVESTER STALLONE.

1/1Sex crime allegations are made against actor Sylvester Stallone. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Sylvester Stallone is at the center of a sex crime allegation. The Los Angeles DA’s office is investigating a claim against the actor. The alleged incident happened in the 1990’s according to the Santa Monica Police, who turned the case over. Stallone denies the allegations…

Oprah to Christen Holland America Cruise Ship

OPRAH TO CHRISTEN NEW HOLLAND AMERICA CRUISE SHIP

1/1Oprah to christen new Holland America cruise ship Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Oprah’s resume continues to grow; she’s set to serve as godmother for a new Holland America ship. The media mogul will christen the Nieuw Statendam, although an official date has not been set. The ship will debut in December. Holland America says Oprah and best friend…