Charlie Puth, Lionel Richie Coming to Idol?
TMZ is reporting that Lionel Richie and Charlie Puth are the front runners to round out the American Idol judging panel. If they don’t work out, producers would reportedly look toward Luke Bryan and Keith Urban.
Jay Z & Beyonce Have 6 Nannies?
No clue if this is true or not, but Jay Z and Beyonce reportedly hired six nannies for their twins, and are paying them $100,000 a year each. The twins don’t sleep at the same time I guess, so apparently they decided they needed 3 per child, each working 8 hour shifts.
Britney “Umbrella” Paparazzo Selling Umbrella (Ew)
The sleazy paparazzo who Britney Spears lost her crap on with an umbrella back in the day is now selling it at auction. It goes on sale August 10th and is expecting to get around $50k. He is going to give some of the money to charity… apparently.
Bieber Accidentally Hits Photog with Truck
Justin Bieber accidentally hit a photographer with his large truck as he was leaving church last night in LA. The paparazzi were swarming his car and as he tried to drive away, his right tire accidentally hit one of them. Justin got out of the car and stayed with the man almost 10 minutes until the paramedics arrived. Bieber spoke with police and then had a friend drive him home. The man’s injuries are not life-threatening. It’s clear this was a total accident and Bieber was as responsible for his action as possible. The kid’s doin’ good; it makes me happy.
Coldplay Takes 5th-Highest Grossing Tour Spot
Coldplay just surpassed Madonna to become the fifth-highest grossing tour of all time. It was their Head Full of Drams Tour. U2 still holds the spot for the highest-grossing tour ever
Bieber Church Update
TMZ apparently insists upon giving us more clarity as to why Justin Bieber’s affiliation with Hillsong Church inspired him to cancel the rest of his tour. It reportedly offers Justin a place to be a normal, regular person. Pictures are frowned upon and there’s a huge sense of community. Justin is not the center of attention and he loves that.
Jon Stewart Announces HBO Special
Jon Stewart has announced his first stand-up show in over 20 years. The 54-year-old’s special will be find its home on HBO.
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