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Red Bull Music Academy Festival Set For Ultimate Closing Party In New York

Firstly, we recognise that reporting on a mixture of New York parties, eclectic performances and signature lectures from prominent music movers and shakers could seem, well, immaterial. Let's face it, Gotham is one long eclectic...

America Ferrera Puts Marriage To The Test By Filming Sex Scenes For Her Husband

America Ferrera and her husband Ryan Piers Williams put their marriage to the test in new drama X/Y - the writer/director filmed his wife making love to rapper Common.In only his second feature, writer/director Williams...

Kanye West And Common Team Up To Create 20,000 Jobs In Chicago

Rappers Kanye West and Common have joined forces on a new initiative to provide over 20,000 jobs for young people in their native Chicago, Illinois.The pair is using their star power to help the less...

Common, Wale And Co. Releasing"game Of Thrones" Mixtape For All Your Catching Up Needs

It’s official – HBO has the best promotional strategy. Not that the fourth season of Game of Thrones needed any more hype, but it’s getting heaps of it with a new hip hop mixtape. Dragons,...

Hip Hop Stars Contribute To Game Of Thrones Mixtape

Hip-hop stars including Big Boi and Common have contributed to the first ever Game Of Thrones mixtape, with songs inspired by storylines from the popular fantasy drama.The highly-anticipated fourth season of the show premieres in...

Rapper Common Eyeing Broadway Debut

Rapper Common is hoping to make his Broadway debut as boxer Jack Jefferson in The Great White Hope.The Light hitmaker has reportedly auditioned to take on the role made famous by James Earl Jones in...

Rapper Common Lands Spontaneous Cameo In Entourage Film

A timely workout at the gym helped rapper/actor Common land a cameo in the Entourage film.Filmmaker Doug Ellin ran into The Light hitmaker at Equinox in Los Angeles last week (ends02Mar14) and asked him if...

Common To Play Killer In Liam Neeson Thriller - Report

Rapper/actor Common is set to go up against Liam Neeson in action thriller Run All Night, according to a U.S. report.The hip-hop hitmaker is in talks to star alongside Neeson, Ed Harris and Joel Kinnaman...

Common Joins Liam Neeson In Run All Night

Common will join Liam Neeson in 'Run All Night'.The actor-and-rapper has signed up to appear alongside the legendary actor in a new action thriller from Warner Bros., according to The Hollywood Reporter.The film centres on...

Common Calls For Chicago Peace Summit With Chief Keef

Hip-hop star Common wants to organise a "peace summit" with rising rapper Chief Keef in an effort to cut down on the number of shootings and violent crimes in their hometown of Chicago, Illinois.The Corner...

Production On Common's Tv Show Halted As Floods Wreck Set

Production on rapper Common's gritty western Tv series Hell On Wheels has been shut down after torrential rainfall left the set underwater at the weekend (22-23Jun13).Flooding has caused chaos throughout Calgary, Canada and filming on...

Kanye West Skirt Jokes Drive Rapper To Order Picture Removal

Kanye West is sick of the skirt jabs; he's decided to make his move and formally request that pictures of him wearing the skimpy leather number be removed from a picture agency's website. Lord Jamar...

Common & Jackson Browne To Front Rally For Jailed American Indian

Common and Jackson Browne are joining forces in a bid to seek clemency for jailed American Indian activist Leonard Peltier.The two stars will be among those performing and speaking at a rally in New York's...

Common And Danny Glover Join Benefit Concert

Rapper Common and actor Danny Glover are the latest famous faces to join an all-star line-up at a charity benefit for the Bring Leonard Peltier Home campaign.The I Am Music hitmaker will perform at the...

Common Sells Off Chicago Apartment

Hip-hop star Common has avoided foreclosure on his Chicago, Illinois home after selling off the apartment for $350,000 (£218,750).The Light hitmaker hit headlines in July (12) when reports suggested he and his co-owner, manager Derek...

Daniel Radcliffe: Good Relationships Are Important

Daniel Radcliffe believes the most important thing in life is having a good relationship with your loved ones. The 'Harry Potter' actor admits he is often plagued by self-doubt and worries about his work and...

Justin Bieber Offered Hockey Trial

Justin Bieber has been offered a trial with a Hockey team.The 'Baby' hitmaker impressed National Hockey League farm team the Bakersfield Condors - who are an amateur side - with his skills and they have...

Jay Z Launches 'Made In America' Festival

Jay Z left today's acts at his masterminded 'Made in America' Festival with the impossible task of outperforming him as the rapper put on a stormer of a headlining set on the festival's opening day.With...

Olivia Palermo Is 'Very Different' To Kim Kardashian

Olivia Palermo thinks she is ''very different'' to Kim Kardashian. Like Kim, Olivia rose to fame on a reality television show, but she believes that is where the similarity ends and she does not think...

Woody Allen Has Limited Audience

Woody Allen makes films for ''literate'' people.The Oscar-winning director admits his films have a very limited audience as he only wants to appeal to those who are keen to be challenged when watching films.He said:...

Russell Brand Dating Geri Halliwell

Russell Brand is dating Geri Halliwell.The 'Rock of Ages' actor reportedly dumped his girlfriend Isabella Brewster after falling for Geri while the pair were rehearsing for the London Olympics Closing Ceremony earlier this month.A friend...

Kanye West Makes Kim Change Wardrobe

Kanye West made Kim Kardashian throw away most of her clothes.The 'Stronger' rapper - who has been dating the reality TV star for around five months - told the 31-year-old socialite that if she got...

Stallone And Co. Likely To Remain No. 1

The old guys in The Expendables 2 are likely to clobber the fresh-faced contenders in three low-budget features opening this weekend. Box office pundits say that only the action flick Premium Rush has any chance...

Madonna 'Forgives' Elton John For Stripper Comments

Madonna has ''forgiven'' Sir Elton John for calling her a ''fairground stripper''.The 54-year-old singer dedicated her song 'Masterpiece' - which won a Golden Globe award earlier this year - to the British star while performing...

Sylvester Stallone Ignored Doctor's Advice To Do Expendables 2 Stunts

Sylvester Stallone ignored his doctor's advice to perform stunts in 'The Expendables 2'. The 66-year-old actor admits that while he's recently gone under the knife to have neck and shoulder operations, he ''couldn't help'' chucking...

Kim Kardashian Praises Her Sisters As Best Friends

Kim Kardashian says her sisters are her best friends.The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star is famously close to her siblings Khloe and Kourtney and half-sisters Kylie and Kendall Jenner and revealed she loves having...

Kim Kardashian: Similarities Are Important

Kim Kardashian thinks similarities are ''essential'' in relationships.The reality TV star loves the fact she and boyfriend Kanye West have a shared passion for fashion because it means they can have ''in-depth'' discussions about their...

Jennifer Lopez Suing Driver For Extortion

Jennifer Lopez is suing her former driver for extortion.The former 'American Idol' panelist is claiming he demanded $2.8 million or else he would tell the media and authorities about secrets he overheard while driving her...

Elton John: Madonna Is A Fairground Stripper

Sir Elton John has slammed Madonna, saying she resembles a ''f***ing fairground stripper''. The 'Rocket Man' hitmaker blasted the 53-year-old singer after claiming she was ''horrible'' to Lady Gaga - who is godmother to Elton...

Common Facing Foreclosure On Chicago Home

Rapper Common is facing foreclosure on his home in Chicago, Illinois after allegedly falling behind with his mortgage payments.The hip-hop star - real name Lonnie Lynn - co-owns an apartment in Chicago with his manager...

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