Watch: Jimmy Fallon’s Adele-Inspired Open for Post-Super Bowl ‘Late Night’

NBC stayed pumped long after the Super Bowl wrapped up, with Jimmy Fallon’s special live Sunday edition of “Late Night” going all out for a post-game high. The special took place at Butler University in Indianapolis, and featured Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Flo Rida, as well as some members of the newly-crowned 2012 Super Bowl […]

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Rebecca Black, Casey Anthony Among Most-Googled Names in 2011

  By Kurt Orzeck The search is over for the most-Googled names in 2011: The most popular and fastest-rising terms include Rebecca Black, Ryan Dunn and Casey Anthony. The 11th annual list of top 10 fastest-rising global queries was announced Thursday morning. Google Zeitgeist sifted through billions of Google searches to determine the list. Thirteen-year-old […]

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Kanye Gets 7 Grammy Noms; Adele, Mars, Foos Get Six

Adele scored six Grammy nominations on Wednesday, including for record, song and album of the year, but the owner of the 2011’s best-selling album with “21” wasn’t the night’s top nominee – and that wasn’t the evening’s only surprise. Kanye West came away with a leading seven nominations, including a bid for song of the […]

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Adele May Be Rolling Deep With Grammy Nominations

By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY She likely won’t get “21,” but Adele is poised to take the biggest bulk of nods when the Grammy nominations are announced Wednesday night. The British singer-songwriter has had a great year, thanks to her sophomore album, “21.” The mournful album about a failed relationship is the year’s best-selling disc with […]

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Taylor Swift Wins Big at American Music Awards

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES | (Reuters) – Country sensation Taylor Swift came up the big winner at the American Music Awards on Sunday, claiming three trophies including the top honor, artist of the year. She tied for most wins with British singer Adele, who also earned three trophies for female pop artist, best album […]

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MTV Video Awards Honor Britney Spears, Katy Perry

By: Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Pop star Lady Gaga opened the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday dressed in drag and singing her “You and I” while Britney Spears and Katy Perry took awards, but it may be Beyonce who stole the show. The R&B singer whose hits include “Single Ladies (Put a […]

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Adele, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne To Perform At VMAs

By NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, AP Music Writer NEW YORK — Chris Brown and Lil Wayne are returning to the MTV Video Music Awards stage, while Adele will make her first appearance. The trio are the first performers announced for the Aug. 28 ceremony in Los Angeles, at the Nokia Theatre. The announcement was made Thursday. […]

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