Chris Brown to Perform at the Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Brown will perform at this year’s Grammy Awards, the event where his career almost ended three years ago. Brown admitted to assaulting then-girlfriend Rihanna at a pre-Grammy party in 2009 and is serving five years of probation for the felony attack. A source told The Associated Press on Monday that […]

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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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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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BET Awards Gets Ratings Boost Amid On-Stage Snafu

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – The BET Awards drew 7.7 million viewers on Sunday night, up from 7.4 million last year, as Chris Brown took the most honors and the wrong name was announced for the viewers’ choice prize. The ceremony — which aired live from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium — is traditionally one of […]

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Patti LaBelle, Steve Harvey Honored At BET Awards

By Sandy Cohen, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES – Patti LaBelle will be recognized for her five decades in music and Steve Harvey will be honored for his philanthropic contributions at this year’s BET Awards. BET says LaBelle will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and Harvey will accept the Humanitarian Award at the annual ceremony, […]

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Rosie O’Donnell Blames ‘GMA’s’ Roberts for Brown’s Tantrum

Rosie O’Donnell believes “Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts is to blame – at least partially – for Chris Brown’s hair-raising (and chair-throwing) temper tantrum in the “GMA” studios following an interview with Roberts last month. Reading about what O’Donnell said of the incident – in which Brown threw a chair and broke a plate-glass […]

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‘DWTS’: Tom Bergeron Doesn’t Trust Himself With Chris Brown

Though ABC never officially confirmed that Chris Brown, who was charged with felony battery against Rihanna in 2009 and had a window-smashing meltdown on “Good Morning America” last week, would be performing on the family-friendly “Dancing with the Stars” Tuesday, co-host Tom Bergeron made it official on Ryan Seacrest’s KIIS-FM radio show Monday morning. But […]

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Chris Brown Apologizes for ‘GMA’ Meltdown

Chris Brown is apologizing for his headline-grabbing “Good Morning America” incident Tuesday morning, in which he threw a tantrum in his dressing room and smashed a window. The 21-year-old singer stopped by BET’s “106 & Park” Wednesday, where he explained why he became so angry with the Rihanna-fueled line of questioning from “GMA” co-host Robin […]

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Chris Brown Goes into Violent Rage at ‘GMA,’ Smashes Window

Chris Brown flipped out Tuesday morning behind-the-scenes at “Good Morning America” after he performed on the ABC morning show. The singer flew into a violent rage backstage, screaming, ripping off his shirt, breaking a window and storming off the set — allegedly because he was angry that the infamous Rihanna incident was brought up on-air, […]

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Watch: Russell Brand Loses His Accent On SNL

Russell Brand joked this morning on “Today” that he’d be playing a drug addict on SNL this weekend. But from the looks of his new promos (below), the first-time host is trying out something a little more challenging: an American accent. Brand hosts “Saturday Night Live” Feb. 12 with musical guest Chris Brown. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Saturday-Night-Live/10009/1786708221/SNL-Promo%3A-Russell-Brand/embed […]

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