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The Tony Awards will return digitally this fall

The Tony Awards will return digitally this fall

After months of uncertainty, the Tony Awards will go on, show organizers say. The Tonys, originally scheduled for June, will take place this fall completely digitally, a Friday statement reads. “Though unprecedented events cut the 2019-2020 Broadway season short, it was a year full of extraordinary work that deserves to be recognized,” Charlotte St. Martin,…MORE

Megan Thee Stallion says Tory Lanez shot her

Megan Thee Stallion says Tory Lanez shot her

Megan Thee Stallion has publicly accused Canadian rapper and singer Tory Lanez of shooting her in the feet after an argument last month. The rapper shared the allegation Thursday during an Instagram Live on her verified account. “You shot me,” she said, addressing Lanez in her video. “And you got your publicist and your people…MORE

‘The Vow’ brings jaw-dropping detail to the strange story of NXIVM

‘The Vow’ brings jaw-dropping detail to the strange story of NXIVM

In one of the key moments of “The Vow” — a stunning expose of the self-improvement group NXIVM and its downfall — filmmaker and former member Mark Vicente tells others seeking to break free that he’s “recording everything.” That strategy pays off with intense, uncanny details about the inner workings of what prosecutors described as…MORE

BTS’s first English language song is ‘Dynamite’

BTS’s first English language song is ‘Dynamite’

It took less than eight hours for BTS to rack up more than 45 million views for its first English language single on YouTube. “Dynamite” is clearly already a hit for the world’s biggest K-pop group. The disco pop tune comes six months after their fourth studio album, “Map of the Soul : 7,” was…MORE

Kelly Osbourne reveals how she lost 85 lbs

Kelly Osbourne reveals how she lost 85 lbs

Kelly Osbourne is not one of those celebrities who is unwilling to share how she shed weight. After surprising followers recently with her new look, the actress/singer/former reality star appeared on the “Hollywood Raw” podcast to talk about her weight loss journey. “I did the gastric sleeve. All it does is change the shape of…MORE

Taylor Swift has donated $30,000 to help a Black London teenager study math

Taylor Swift has donated $30,000 to help a Black London teenager study math

Musician Taylor Swift has donated $30,000 to help an 18-year-old student realize her dream of becoming a mathematician. Vitoria Mario set up a GoFundMe page to raise the £40,000 ($53,000) she needed to attend university to study math, and with Swift’s donation she hit her goal. Mario, a young Black woman who was “unable to…MORE

‘Love in the Time of Corona’ kicks off a flurry of social-distancing series

‘Love in the Time of Corona’ kicks off a flurry of social-distancing series

Everyone sort of had the same idea at once about doing remotely produced TV shows, but Disney-owned Freeform gets there first with “Love in the Time of Corona.” Essentially the length of a movie split into four parts, it’s a credibly made look at life under quarantine, capitalizing on real-life acting families to offer more…MORE

Pharrell Williams: ‘We must trust in a Black vision of the future’

Pharrell Williams: ‘We must trust in a Black vision of the future’

Pharrell Williams has penned a powerful essay for Time in which he says the protests sweeping the nation have made him finally feel like an American. The singer/producer/composer collaborated with the publication on a special cover project, “The New American Revolution.” For it, Williams curated a series of essays and conversations between Black leaders and…MORE

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ favorite Chi Chi DeVayne dies at 34

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ favorite Chi Chi DeVayne dies at 34

The “RuPaul’s Drag Race” family is mourning the loss of one of their own. Zavion Davenport, best known as Chi Chi DeVayne, has died at age 34, Zavion’s mother, Tina Davenport, told CNN. “It is with tremendous sorrow that my family and I announce the passing of my beloved son, Zavion Michael Davenport, the world…MORE

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