AmfAR gala near Cannes raises $15 million for AIDS research

Entertainment 05/24/19, 11:06

A signed portrait of Mick Jagger by Andy Warhol, a motorcycle designed by Lewis Hamilton and a vacation at a private island off Tanzania were some of the items that raised $15 million at the 26th amfAR gala and auction.The event, which raises money for AIDS research, is a fixture ...

Jenner, Banderas, turn out for glitzy amfAR gala near Cannes

Entertainment 05/23/19, 19:06

Kendall Jenner, Antonio Banderas and other stars attending the nearby Cannes Film Festival turned out Thursday for the 26th amfAR Gala to raise money for AIDS research.Mariah Carey gave a special performance for the dinner guests along with Tom Jones and Dua Lipa during Thursday's event at the famed Hotel ...

Utah’s Gail Miller selected to receive congressional award

Basketball 05/18/19, 12:11

Utah Jazz owner and philanthropist Gail Miller was running between meetings when she heard the news from Washington D.C.A colleague had told her she would be receiving a congressional award honoring her work with young people.Miller thought the idea was far-fetched. "I didn't even know much about the award, I ...

Madonna and Maluma to perform new song at Billboard Awards

Entertainment 04/19/19, 07:33

Madonna and Colombian singer Maluma will bring their new collaboration to life when they perform at next month's Billboard Music Awards. NBC and dick clark productions announced Friday the duo will sing "Medellin" at the May 1 event in Las Vegas. The song, released on Wednesday, is from Madonna's 14th album "Madame ...

Mariah Carey to receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Entertainment 04/11/19, 08:35

No artist has more No. 1 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart than Mariah Carey, so it's only fitting that the singer will receive the Icon Award at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards.NBC and Dick Clark Productions announced Thursday that the Grammy-winning superstar will also perform at the May ...

Janet Jackson to launch Las Vegas residency in May

Entertainment 02/26/19, 14:11

Janet Jackson is heading to Las Vegas.The pop icon announced Tuesday that she's launching a residency in Sin City later this year. Jackson will have 15 shows in May, July and August at the Park Theater at Park MGM resort.Tickets for the residency, called Metamorphosis, go on sale Saturday.Jackson, 52, ...

Mariah Carey shakes off boycott calls for her Saudi concert

Entertainment 01/31/19, 05:33

Mariah Carey is performing in Saudi Arabia for the first time, but there's a growing chorus of Saudi women calling on her to cancel the concert in support of detained women's rights activists.It's a dilemma that other celebrities could face as they ink multimillion dollar deals to perform in Saudi ...

Christina Aguilera to launch Las Vegas residency in May

Entertainment 01/29/19, 15:17

Christina Aguilera is joining the growing number of musicians launching residencies in Las Vegas.The singer announced Tuesday that "Christina Aguilera: The Xperience" will open at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on May 31.Aguilera announced 16 performances. Tickets go on sale Saturday.The Grammy winner released her debut album ...

Mariah Carey’s Christmas classic sets new record on Spotify

Entertainment 12/26/18, 14:17

Mariah Carey's 24-year-old Christmas classic is so popular it set a new one-day streaming record on Spotify on Christmas Eve. Chart Data reported that "All I Want for Christmas Is You," released in 1994, was played 10.8 million times on Spotify on Monday. The song bested the record set by rapper-singer ...

-NORC Poll: Christmas carols favored over Billboard hits

Entertainment 12/21/18, 11:02

Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" is the highest-charting Billboard Hot 100 holiday hit in 60 years, but Americans still prefer hearing carols such as "Silent Night" and "Jingle Bells," a new poll shows.With Christmas next week, 12 percent of Americans named "Silent Night" as their favorite ...

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