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"They told me, 'You're doing Bob Dylan's part,' and I was like, 'You guys are real good comedians'." LIL WAYNE was stunned when LIONEL RICHIE and QUINCY JONES asked him to re-record Dylan's line in...

Quincy Jones' Haiti Track Recorded

Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Eminem and Bono are among stars who have recorded vocals for charity single 'We Are the World'. The song, originally a hit in 1985 for an all-star line-up led by its...

Superstars Sing For Haiti On New We Are The World Track

Superstars of the music world united for Haiti on Monday night (01Feb10), when CELINE DION, KANYE WEST, JENNIFER HUDSON and the JONAS BROTHERS all turned out to record vocals for QUINCY JONES and LIONEL RICHIE's...

Stars Gather At Fabled Studio To Re-record We Are The World

QUINCY JONES and LIONEL RICHIE's revamped We Are The World recording session is taking place at the same Los Angeles recording studio where the original tune was recorded 25 years ago.Stars like Akon, Jason Mraz,...

Quincy Jones Will Remake The World

Quincy Jones will re-record charity single 'We Are the World' on Monday (01.02.10).The legendary producer will be meeting with a host of music stars in Los Angeles at the start of next week to re-interpret...

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"The 25th anniversary of We Are The World is right now... This is the perfect time; there are people dying. It's time to lend a hand... We want to empower the new generation to serve,...

Richie & Jones To Re-record We Are The World

Legendary music producer QUINCY JONES is re-teaming with LIONEL RICHIE to record an updated version of their star-studded 1985 hit WE ARE THE WORLD, to benefit Haitian earthquake victims.The original song, written by Jones and...

Lionel Richie's Song For Haiti

Lionel Richie and Quincy Jones are to re-record charity single 'We Are the World'.The duo - who were behind the original 1985 single - are working on a new version of the track for its...

Richie Granted Restraining Order

LIONEL RICHIE's socialite daughter NICOLE has been granted a permanent restraining order against two members of the paparazzi who allegedly caused her car collision in October (09).The new mum appeared in court to appeal for...

Madden Family Affair At Noble Awards

Rocker JOEL MADDEN turned the inaugural Noble Awards into a family affair on Sunday (18Oct09) - his twin brother BENJI, girlfriend NICOLE and her dad LIONEL RICHIE were all on hand to praise him for...

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"I'm very proud of Joel and Nicole, they've done a fabulous job and they delivered on time! I was leaving town and I wanted to make sure I was there for the baby and they...

Richie Honoured By Uncf

LIONEL RICHIE was the guest of honour at the United Negro College Fund (UNCF)'s prizegiving on Saturday night (26Sep09) when he was presented with the Award of Excellence.A host of celebrities including Natalie Cole, Stevie...

Charlie Sheen's Baseball Plans

Charlie Sheen wants to build a baseball court and stand at his new house.The 'Two And A Half Men' actor is desperate for his six-month-old twins Bob and Max, his children with wife Brooke Mueller,...

Richie's Daughter Befriends Paris Jackson

The daughters of pals MICHAEL JACKSON and LIONEL RICHIE have become best friends following a playdate on the Saturday before the King of Pop died in June (09).Hello singer Richie is thrilled that his daughter...

Lionel Richie Wants Sports Star Grandson

Nicole Richie's newborn son already has an American football helmet.The star's father Lionel Richie is determined for Sparrow - who was born last Wednesday (09.09.09) - to play the sport, and claims it is never...

Richie's Pride Over New Grandchild

LIONEL RICHIE can't contain his happiness when asked about his growing family - he has spoken of his pride in his daughter NICOLE's latest offspring.The socialite and boyfriend Joel Madden welcomed son Sparrow James Midnight...

Nicole Richie 'Ready To Give Birth'

Nicole Richie is in hospital.The 27-year-old star, who is expecting her second child with partner Joel Madden, reportedly checked into a Los Angeles medical centre at the end of last week.Gossip website X17 reports: "The...

Peter Andre To Stage Jackson Tribute

Peter Andre is planning a Michael Jackson tribute concert.The 'Behind Closed Doors' singer has been in "regular contact" with Michael's sister La Toya and is hoping to meet her next week to "finalise" their plans...

Mayer, Richie & Houston For Jackson Tribute Song

JOHN MAYER, LIONEL RICHIE and WHITNEY HOUSTON are leading an all-star tribute to MICHAEL JACKSON with a cover of his track WILL YOU BE THERE, according to a new report.Usher, Dionne Warwick, Wyclef Jean and...

Michael Jackson's Vienna Tribute

A Michael Jackson tribute show is to be staged in Vienna.Events promoter World Awards Media GmbH confirmed the concert today (10.08.09), saying it will feature members of the late 'King of Pop's family, including brother...

Richie And Ling A New Couple?

Singer LIONEL RICHIE has sparked speculation he's embarked on a new romance after he was spotted enjoying a date with actress BAI LING.The Endless Love hitmaker was seen laughing and flirting with the Chinese star...

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"It was beautiful, it was poignant, it was sad, it was funny. It just had so many moments and it was wonderful to see the people who really knew him like STEVIE WONDER, LIONEL RICHIE......

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"It was a heavy day. You never wanna think about your kids ever having to go through that." Rocker JOEL MADDEN feels for MICHAEL JACKSON's three children after attending the King of Pop's memorial service...

Michael Jackson: The World Says Goodbye

Michael Jackson's daughter joined his loved ones in paying tribute to the late star as the world bid its final farewell to the 'King of Pop'.Paris, 11, was surrounded by the singer's siblings on stage...

Michael Jackson More Than King Of Pop

Berry Gordy Jr. described Michael Jackson as the "greatest entertainer in the world".The Motown Records founder - who signed the Jackson 5 - said the late singer's famous 'King of Pop' moniker was "not enough"...

Michael Jackson's Ex Refuses Memorial Invite

Debbie Rowe will not be attending Michael Jackson's memorial service today (07.07.09).The former nurse - who was married to Michael and is the mother of his two eldest children, Prince Michael, 12, and 11-year-old Paris...

Stars Confirmed For Jackson Memorial

MARIAH CAREY, JENNIFER HUDSON, USHER, LIONEL RICHIE and SMOKEY ROBINSON have been confirmed as participants in Tuesday's (07Jul09) MICHAEL JACKSON memorial in Los Angeles.The Staples Center tribute will also feature performances and speeches from basketball...

Night Of Reunions As Commodores And En Vogue Close Essence Music Festival

LIONEL RICHIE reunited his soul supergroup THE COMMODORES at the Essence Music Festival on Sunday night (05Jul09).Richie played a two-hour set on the final day of the three-day New Orleans, Louisiana event, and thrilled fans...

Richie Reminisces About His Pal Jackson

LIONEL RICHIE has finally paid tribute to his close friend MICHAEL JACKSON, almost a week after the King of Pop's sudden death.The pair first met as young performers in the 1960s and formed a firm...

Commodores Reunion Taking Shape

The long-awaited reunion of soul supergroup the COMMODORES is one step closer - bass player RON LA PREAD has flown to Los Angeles to rehearse with LIONEL RICHIE and guitarist THOMAS MCCLARY.Richie, who turned 60...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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