Surviving R. Kelly described many manipulative techniques as half the singer’s alleged crimes. The mom one R. Kelly’s former women has opened up about rescuing her daughter from his harem after the reunion was televised as half the documentary collection. Though she was relieved to see her daughter once more, she might barely acknowledge her.
Rodgers’ mom Kelly Rodgers, lawyer Lydia Hills, Faith Rodgers and Michelle Kramer, mom Dominique Gardner (Drew Angerer/Getty s)
Kramer recounted the occasions that led to her discovering her daughter and bringing her dwelling.
Music sensation Michael Bublé is celebrating his rise to the highest of the UK charts with a brand new Alexa Skill.
The ability known as Bublé Daily, and it’s activated by asking Alexa to “open Bublé Daily.”
The new ability is accessible within the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany, France, India, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, and Spain.
How a lot is a celebrity headliner price? Apparently, not this a lot — no less than for Coachella.
Kanye West was rumored to be a part of Coachella’s 2019 performer record. But when the official pageant slate was introduced final week, West’s title was nowhere to be discovered.
Subsequent tales pointed to a diva-like outburst that prompted the rapper’s cancellation.
People have been critically getting ready for the apocalypse over the previous few years. The concern prompted many retailers to arrange emergency meals merchandise with lengthy shelf life within the case that an apocalypse does strike. Costco, who’s recognized for promoting bulk objects, started promoting a 26-lbs tub mac & cheese a couple of years in the past. However, solely not too long ago did they promote out the product.
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Costco’s rolled out a couple of merchandise that have been particularly made within the case doomsday comes. Earlier this week, they introduced that their 26-lbs tubs mac & cheese which have a storage life 20 years is ficially bought out. It’s attention-grabbing as a result of they’ve had the merchandise on their cabinets for a couple of years at this level. The product particulars reveal that the cheese and pasta are sealed in separate “Metalite pouches” with oxygen absorbers to “to guard the standard and guarantee a protracted shelf life.”
In the previous few years, the corporate garnered loads consideration for promoting these emergency meals kits. On their web site, they’re promoting merchandise, starting from $1000 to $6000, which are supposed to preserve a household 4 fed for a couple of 12 months.
A Costco rep beforehand advised Detroit Free Press that the concept having these kits “took place making an excellent starter package for a household who needed to arrange for any sort catastrophe. This is a good worth with delivery included.”
Google goes all-in on its sensible speaker technique and abandoning Chromecast Audio.
The streaming adapter was launched in 2015 and introduced streaming music to current stereo methods.
A Google spokesperson confirmed the shift away from the product in a press release.
Netflix has made it doable for Jake Gyllenhaal and director Dan Gilroy to reunite underneath one banner. The pair discovered success with Nightcrawler in 2014, receiving its share accolades together with an Oscar nom within the class Best Original Screenplay. This time round, Gilroy and Gyllenhaal are sticking to the successful method, for a second foray into the horror-thriller style. The new movie, Velvet Buzzsaw, borrows from the same dugout technique: mundanity seen by means of the eyes a delirious particular person. Netflix fered this synopsis in passing.
The movie stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Morf Vandewalt, an artwork critic with little or no pizzazz to point out for his efforts, at the least on the floor stage. As the story good points greater decision, Vandewalt begins to point out indicators derangement, led to by a sequence unlucky revelations. The ending is meant to shock the senses, Gilroy advised Vanity Fair. Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Daveed Diggs, Zawe Ashton, and Billy Magnussen make up the supporting solid reverse Gyllenhaal. Check out the ficial Netflix-sponsored trailer, and hit us together with your ideas.
Warner/Chappell Music has simply signed Au/Ra.
Warner/Chappell Music has signed a serious worldwide cope with an up-and-coming artist.
Au/Ra – actual title Jamie Aura Stenzel – has generated over 40 million streams along with her CamelPhat collaboration, ‘Panic Room.’
There has all the time been a dispute between 90’s infants about which cartoon reveals have been the best. No matter what some other era says, the 90’s gave start to some the best cartoons all time. Batman: The Animated Series, Rugrats, Doug, Hey Arnold, Pinky & The Brain, Arthur, The Magic School Bus, Dexter’s Laboratory, Rocko’s Modern Life, Family Guy, Pokemon, South Park, The Wild Thornberrys, and a number of other different cartoons dropped within the 90’s (The Simpsons simply missed the reduce by two weeks, so it will get a move). For those that have been born in that period, the characters from these reveals will all the time maintain a particular place of their coronary heart. For Chief Keef, who was born in 1995, which means decking out his home with artwork based mostly on these characters.
TMZ reviews that Keef hit up Idiot Box Art house owners Emily Bright and Tamara Martin over this previous weekend to buy a bunch artwork impressed by his favourite cartoon reveals. The media web site additionally received their palms on footage Keef displaying f his new purchases. Keef walks round his residence and reveals f only a few items his new art work, however TMZ reviews he purchased rather more. The items are created from hand-cut wooden and are coated with acrylic paint and completed with a coat resin.
The Louvre in Paris is crediting Beyonce and Jay-Z’s video ‘APES**T’ with creating document attendance numbers in 2018.
The dynamic duo got here collectively as The Carters this 12 months to launch the video in June. So far, the video has garnered greater than 147 million views on YouTube.
But the extra fascinating numbers are taking place offline.
Somewhere on the market, somebody doesn’t need Lifetime to air the damning Surviving R. Kelly documentary. I ponder who.
Tonight, the Lifetime community will proceed airing the three-part particular, Surviving R. Kelly. This comes amidst authorized threats from the beleaguered singer.
The documentary tells the story of his alleged victims. Stories of sexual abuse and harassment date again to the early 1990s.
Park Jimin of BTS fame launched his first solo composition on SoundCloud on December 31st.
Since then, the solo music, known as ‘Promise,’ has damaged the report for many streams in a 24-hour interval.
SoundCloud says ‘Promise’ acquired over eight.5 million streams in that interval. It additionally held the highest spot on SoundCloud’s Top 50 and the New & Hot charts for 48 hours.
Will YouTube’s increasing partnership with Coachella assist it enhance its Music and Premium numbers?
According to YouTube, over 41 million individuals logged in to livestream Coachella performances on the video platform final yr. 458,000 alone seen Beyoncé’s reside set on Sunday night, the best viewers but for a Coachella efficiency stream.
This yr, each have expanded their partnership for Coachella 2019.
Despite the partial shutdown, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai will proceed working.
The FCC will shut down “most operations” ought to the partial authorities shutdown proceed on Thursday.
Work associated to spectrum auctions, funded by public sale proceeds, will even proceed. In addition to the shutdown, the Office of the Inspector General will proceed operations till additional discover.
The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts has struck a cope with Live Nation to carry a 50th anniversary Woodstock occasion. Just one drawback.
The occasion will happen on the unique Bethel Woods grounds that hosted the long-lasting 1969 music competition.
The unique gathering occurred August 15-18th of that yr. Correspondingly, on August 16-18th, Bethel Woods will as soon as once more relive a live performance devoted to 3 days of peace, love, and music.
Young Thug has all the time been one to understand the unconventional. Perhaps that is why he really got here by way of to attend the stranger-than-fiction “Young Thug As Paintings” art work exhibit. The mission, which was orchestrated by Netherlands-based artist Hajar Benjida, came about on the Miami Beach Art Fair in early December. The premise was easy: juxtaposing basic items art work with pictures Young Thug. Strange, however comparatively simple in contrast to some selection “fashionable artwork” shows. Now, you possibly can behold Young Thug experiencing the exhibit first hand, by way of this latest video from VICE.
Arriving on the scene sporting a Notorious B.I.G. t-shirt, Thugger checks out some the shows, all whereas fielding an excited crowd followers. “It feels superb, trigger like, the way in which it is put collectively takes time,” explains Thug. Upon listening to one attendee marvel concerning the similarities between Thug candids and centuries-old art work, Thugger agrees wholeheartedly. “That’s bizarre,” he nods. “That’s bizarre. I pose like historical past folks.”
He additionally factors out his favourite piece (“Man and boy in Algiers” by Anders Zorn), which holds a particular place in his coronary heart, given the image was taken on his first day trip jail. “Turn negatives into positives,” he says, ever-the-man few phrases.