Singer John Mayer has apologized for using a racial slur in his controversial Playboy interview. "Re: using the 'N word' in an interview: I am sorry that I used the word. ... I should have never said the word and I will never say it again," Mayer wrote in a series of tweets.
Dr. Conrad Murray pled not guilty after being charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson. Murray surrendered at a Los Angeles court Monday afternoon, shortly after prosecutors filed a complaint saying that Murray "did unlawfully, and without malice, kill Michael Joseph Jackson."
Bail was set at $75,000, three times the amount the charge usually carries, according to the Los Angeles Times. If convicted, Murray faces up to four years in prison.
The director of Madonna's Raising Malawi foundation is denying that there is a land dispute over the charity's planned $15 million girls academy, calling reports that some villagers feel the project is displacing them "erroneous."
A Los Angeles judge on Thursday extended a custody order restricting Courtney Love's access to her teenage daughter, Frances Bean, her child with late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff ruled that an order issued in December, which transferred custody of the 17-year-old
to Cobain's mother and sister, would remain in effect until April 9.
Beyoncé's dad Mathew Knowles insists he will co-operate by taking a paternity test to determine whether he is the father of a baby boy who was born last week. Los Angeles resident Alexsandra Wright filed court papers in October naming Knowles as the father of the child, Nixon, who she gave birth to last
The White Stripes say the Air Force Reserve used their song “Fell in Love with a Girl” without permission in an American football championship Super Bowl ad, and that they are insulted their song was used to encourage recruitment during a war they don't support.
Rap superstar Lil Wayne has won a month's reprieve from jail so he can finish up some major dental surgery. The rapper had been due to turn himself in to begin a one-year jail sentence yesterday after his October guilty plea to gun possession. His new sentencing date is March 2.
Carrie Underwood has voiced a singing “Sesame Street” character called Carrie Underworm, a bright orange annelid with long blond hair. She also has recorded a song for her character, which appeared on the Feb. 11 episode, called “The Worm Anthem.”