By Rito P. Asilo
Shakira’s self-titled 10th studio collection—which debuts at No. 2 on Billboard 200 this week (her highest charting album to date)—gathers seemingly disparate elements that coalesce into a coherent fusion of themes, genres, eloquent singing and radio-hooking melodies.
Chris Brown was arrested Friday and will be held without bail on a warrant issued by probation officials in the latest legal entanglement for the R&B singer who has struggled to put his 2009 attack on Rihanna behind him.
A California judge has ordered Chris Brown to remain in an anger-management rehab program and told the pop singer to return to court in two months.
A judge on Monday revoked Chris Brown’s probation after his recent arrest on suspicion of misdemeanor assault in Washington, D.C., but the ruling will not alter the singer’s requirements to complete rehab and community labor for his 2009 attack on Rihanna.
By Nimfa U. Rueda
Hollywood star Vanessa Hudgens recalled the first time she saw heart-rending images of the destruction wrought by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan).
Rihanna and her mother took center stage at the American Music Awards as the singer received the first Icon Award. Monica Fenty presented her pop star daughter with the award midway through Sunday night’s show at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. “Can we talk about how cute Rihanna’s mom is?” Justin Timberlake [...]
By Rito P. Asilo
Eminem debuts at No. 1 in record-breaking fashion on the Billboard 200 this week with his eighth studio album, “The Marshall Mathers LP 2”—the year’s second-biggest bow, after Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience.”
By Totel V. de Jesus
MANILA, Philippines—With the number of fatalities rising to nearly 2,000 caused by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name Haiyan) help comes from all over the world. Entertainment celebrities who’d been in the Philippines like Rihanna, Christina Aguilera and Jared Leto (of rock band 30 Seconds To Mars) were the first who tweeted their concerns for the typhoon [...]
Pop star Rihanna was asked to leave Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque complex for posing for “inappropriate” pictures outside one of the world’s largest Muslim places of worship.
Thai authorities said Monday they had arrested the owner of a sex show visited by pop icon Rihanna — the latest crackdown inadvertently triggered by the singer’s tweets.
By Allan Policarpio
The wait for pop superstar Rihanna’s one-night concert on Thursday at the SM Mall of Asia Arena—a part of her “Diamonds World Tour”—was long and tedious.
Pop star Rihanna spent a weekend at the beach in Thailand, leaving behind a trail of racy tweets and incriminating Instagram photographs that led police to arrest two people for allegedly peddling protected primates.