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Ellen Degeneres' Coming Out Was 'Greatest Thing'

Ellen DeGeneres thinks coming out is the ''greatest thing'' she's ever done.The 59-year-old talk show host revealed in 1997 that she was gay, shortly before her title character in hit sitcom 'Ellen' did the same...

Barack Obama's Charlottesville Tweet Is One Of The Most Liked In History

Following the tragic outbreak of violence in Charlottesville, Virginia between white supremecists and counter-protestors which left one person dead, Barack Obama has spoken out with an important quote from one of the world's greatest leaders...

Will Smith Has The Ears To Play Barack Obama

Will Smith ''has the ears'' to play former US President Barack Obama in a movie.The 48-year-old rapper and actor was the first guest on the new Apple Music show 'Carpool Karaoke' and revealed to James...

Halle Berry's 'Wild Respect' For Malia Obama

Halle Berry had ''wild respect'' for Barack Obama's daughter when she worked as a PA on 'Extant'. The 50-year-old actress admitted the cast and crew of the sci-fi show tried to treat Malia Obama as...

Diddy Slams Racism In America

Diddy believes America is an inherently racist country.The New York-born music mogul has claimed racist attitudes are deep-rooted in American society and despite Barack Obama serving as the US' 44th President from 2009 until 2017,...

Chance The Rapper Seeks Compensation From Pastry Manufacturer

Chance The Rapper has demanded compensation from a pastry manufacturer for using his brand to sell its products.The 24-year-old hip-hop star has taken to Twitter to call on Hostess, which makes popular treats like Twinkies,...

Remy Ma Beats Nicki Minaj At 2017 Bet Awards

Remy Ma beat her bitter rival Nicki Minaj to the Best Female Hip-Hop Artist prize at the 2017 BET Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (25.06.17).The 37-year-old rapper ended her rival's seven-year winning streak at...

Remy Ma Beats Nicki Minaj At 2017 Bet Awards

Remy Ma beat her bitter rival Nicki Minaj to the Best Female Hip-Hop Artist prize at the 2017 BET Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (25.06.17).The 37-year-old rapper ended her rival's seven-year winning streak at...

Katy Perry Reaches 100m Twitter Followers

Katy Perry has become the first Twitter user to reach 100 million followers.The 'Chained To The Rhythm' hitmaker has reached the milestone amount of fans on the social media site, followed by Justin Bieber, who...

Jay Z Says Barack Obama Is The 'Greatest Rapper Of All Time'

Jay Z has hailed former US President Barack Obama as the ''greatest rapper of all time''.The 47-year-old hip-hop star is a long-time supporter of the 44th US President and has included him among his biggest...

Kim Kardashian West Campaigns For Stricter Gun Laws To Protect Her Kids

Kim Kardashian West is campaigning for stricter gun laws in the US as she wants to ''help build a safer future'' for her children.The 36-year-old television personality has three-year-old daughter North and 17-month-old son Saint...

Lily Collins Gets Letter From Michelle Obama

Lily Collins is in ''complete shock'' after receiving a letter from Michelle Obama.The 'To the Bone' actress sent a copy of her memoir 'Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me' to the former First Lady...

Bono Enjoys Power Lunch With The Obamas In New York City

The singer dined with the political power couple at the Upland restaurant on Park Avenue in the upscale Flatiron neighbourhood, and according to People magazine, the trio enjoyed a casual lunch in the eatery's basement...

Mark Ruffalo Caught Off-guard By President Obama's Broadway Visit

The Avengers star has returned to the Great White Way in the Arthur Miller revival, opposite Danny DeVito, Jessica Hecht, and Tony Shalhoub. Obama and his eldest daughter Malia decided to check...

Rae Sremmurd's Swae Lee Keen To Date Malia Obama

The rapper was asked who he was eager to collaborate with in the music industry and after confessing he'd like to duet with Adele, he expressed his desire to take the 18-year-old on...

Beyonce Calls For Lgbt Support With 100 Days Of Kindness

The Halo superstar, who is pregnant with twins, has taken to social media to rally her devotees after U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration announced the removal of federal guidelines that allowed...

Chance The Rapper Models Obama-inspired Clothing Line

The No Problem hitmaker, who counted Obama among his famous fans and performed for his fellow Chicago, Illinois native at the White House last year (16), has posed for a photoshoot for designer...

Chance The Rapper Models '#Thankuobama' Fashion Range

As if it wasn’t already amazing enough that Chance The Rapper is one of the hottest young musical properties in the world, he’s now seemingly exploring a sideline in modelling, showing off a small range...

Wyclef Jean 'Stalked' Emeli Sande Before Their Collaboration

Wyclef Jean ''stalked'' Emeli Sande to convince her to appear on his new album.The 47-year-old star is a long-time fan of Emeli and has revealed he was desperate for her to appear on his new...

Taraji P. Henson Is Breaking The Rules By Being A Success At 46

The Hidden Figures actress quietly started to garner industry attention after starring in 2001 movie Baby Boy, but it wasn’t until her casting in smash hit TV show Empire that Taraji became a household name...

Naomie Harris Didn't Want To Play Crack Addict In Moonlight

Naomie Harris initially didn't want to play ''a crack addict'' in 'Moonlight'.The 40-year-old British actress was, at first, unhappy about depicting drug addicted mother Paula on screen before she signed up to star in Barry...

Miley Cyrus Backs Malia Obama For Future Presidential Position

The 18-year-old daughter of former POTUS Barack Obama appears to have inherited her father's political conscience, and was seen attending a Standing Rock against the Dakota Access pipeline protest at the Sundance Film Festival on...

Naomie Harris Wants To Play Michelle Obama

Naomie Harris wants to play Michelle Obama in a movie.The British actress thinks there would be no ''greater honour'' than to portray the ''inspiring'' former First Lady - who is married to ex-US president Barack...

Ellen Degeneres Shares Star-studded Video Tribute To Barack Obama

Ellen's wife Portia de Rossi, Big Bang Theory star Jim Parsons, Broadway star Jonathan Groff, Will and Grace's Debra Messing, Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox and actor Neil Patrick Harris...

Beyonce Leads Tributes To Obama Family

The couple left Washington, D.C. on Friday (20Jan17), jetting off for a long-awaited private family vacation with daughters Malia and Sasha, after Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United...

Ellen Degeneres Pays Tribute To President Obama's Legacy

The talk show host had the politician and his wife, Michelle, the First Lady, on her programme several times over the years and put together a compilation of their interviews for her audience, including Obama’s...

Bruce Springsteen Plays Acoustic Farewell Gig For Obama At White House

Rock icon Bruce Springsteen secretly played a 15-song acoustic gig at the White House last week, bidding farewell to the outgoing president Barack Obama and his staff.The 67 year old rock veteran has been a...

Bruce Springsteen Plays Private Gig For President Obama's Staff

The Born to Run star played a 15-song set for an estimated 250 staffers in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. on 12 January (17), according to Backstreets.com....

Azealia Banks Wants To Perform At Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration

Azealia Banks would love to perform at Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration.The 70-year-old billionaire is poised to replace Barack Obama as the US President and although numerous stars have rejected the chance to appear at the...

Forest Whitaker Urges Americans To Unite In Troubled Times

The African American star worries that unity will prove impossible under Trump, who has been accused of sexually assaulting women and using inflammatory race relations with his rhetoric, but he insists Americans have...

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