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Elton John teases Ed Sheeran about Ed almost killing him with a Christmas bell: “Better luck next time”

Elton John teases Ed Sheeran about Ed almost killing him with a Christmas bell: “Better luck next time”

Zakary WaltersSo, how close did Ed Sheeran come to accidentally killing Elton John when filming their “Merry Christmas” music video?  According to the behind-the-scenes footage…pretty darn close. Sir Elton took to Instagram on Monday to share the harrowing moment when Ed kicks at a bunch of presents and sends a Christmas bell sailing through the air.  Thankfully, Elton is looking down at the…read more »

Jimmy Fallon to release pandemic-inspired Christmas song with Ariana Grande and Megan Thee Stallion

Jimmy Fallon to release pandemic-inspired Christmas song with Ariana Grande and Megan Thee Stallion

Leylaynr/iStockJimmy Fallon is wasting no time telling his fans to exercise caution during the holidays because of COVID-19.  The late night talk show host has a pandemic-inspired holiday single coming out on Tuesday, called “It was a… (Masked Christmas)” and it features Megan Thee Stallion and Ariana Grande. “Guys. I can’t believe I’m typing this but – I’m dropping a new single and video…read more »

Adele’s 30 keeps the holidays at bay on both the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts

Adele’s 30 keeps the holidays at bay on both the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts

Simon EmmettAdele is not letting go of her number one spot on the Billboard 200 and has topped the chart for a second week.  Although 30’s numbers have dropped more than 60 percent since its historic release, the album is still making major strides in both sales and in streaming. 30 moved an additional 288,000 units in its sophomore week of release, a…read more »

Halsey’s Christmas “weirdo tree” includes ornaments of Harry Styles and Britney Spears

Halsey’s Christmas “weirdo tree” includes ornaments of Harry Styles and Britney Spears

dmf87/iStockHalsey is getting ready to celebrate their first holiday as a mom and showed off all the decorations they already put up — including a rather unique Christmas tree. Taking to their Instagram story on Sunday, the “Eastside” singer first lamented that they messed up their gingerbread house after they “put the stairs under the windows instead of the…read more »

Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo and more reflect on their music’s impact during Variety’s Hitmakers Brunch.

Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo and more reflect on their music’s impact during Variety’s Hitmakers Brunch.

Kevin Winter/Getty Images for VarietyVariety honored the top 25 music acts of 2021 on Saturday, with Olivia Rodrigo, Lil Nas X, BTS, Billie Eilish and others taking home high honors at its fifth annual Hitmakers Brunch. Lil Nas X was crowned innovator of the year and reflected on how much his life has changed in 2021, noting that he went into the year worried…read more »

Taylor Swift, Jack Antonoff removed as songwriters from Olivia Rodrigo’s Album of the Year Grammy nomination

Taylor Swift, Jack Antonoff removed as songwriters from Olivia Rodrigo’s Album of the Year Grammy nomination

ABCTaylor Swift and Jack Antonoff have lost out on an Album of the Year nomination for next year’s Grammys. The pair had been credited as songwriters on Olivia Rodrigo’s debut, SOUR, and thus would earn a Grammy trophy themselves should it win the 2022 Album of the Year award. However, an update from the Recording Academy shows that both Antonoff and Taylor…read more »

Mariah Carey adds some extra holiday cheer to her McDonald’s Mariah Menu

Mariah Carey adds some extra holiday cheer to her McDonald’s Mariah Menu

Courtesy of McDonald’sMariah Carey will not only fill her fans’ bellies with her upcoming collaboration with McDonald’s — she also plans to fill their Christmas stockings. With a week to go before the Grammy winner launches the upcoming Mariah Menu, where fans can chow down on her personal favorites like the Big Mac and Chicken McNuggets, she’s sweetening the deal with…read more »