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Demi Lovato performs an emotional ‘Skyscraper’ for Living Room Concert

Demi Lovato performs an emotional ‘Skyscraper’ for Living Room Concert

Demi Lovato sang “Skyscraper” for fans during iHeart’s Living Room Concert for America on Sunday night. The lyrics felt uplifting during a time when most people are staying home during the coronavirus outbreak. “Go on and try to tear me down/ I will be rising from the ground, like a skyscraper,” Lovato sang. She played…MORE

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood snag CBS special after their Facebook concert

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood snag CBS special after their Facebook concert

Sometimes crashing Facebook can be a good thing. That’s what Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood learned after their recent concert on Facebook did so well that it landed them a forthcoming special on CBS. The country artists who are married will star in a prime-time special on CBS, “Garth and Trisha Live!” It’s set to…MORE

Backstreet Boys reunite for iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America

Backstreet Boys reunite for iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America

The world may be social distancing amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, but nothing was going to stop one of the most successful boy bands of all time coming together in a good cause. On Sunday, the Backstreet Boys reunited for Elton John’s iHeartRadio’s Living Room Concert for America in a bid to raise some smiles…MORE

Ken Shimura, famed Japanese comedian, dead at 70 after contracting coronavirus

Ken Shimura, famed Japanese comedian, dead at 70 after contracting coronavirus

Famed Japanese comedian Ken Shimura has died after contracting novel coronavirus, according to his representatives. Shimura suffered pneumonia-like symptoms and passed away on Sunday night, his agency, Izawa Office, told CNN. He reported symptoms, including fatigue, on March 17 and was hospitalized on March 20 with severe pneumonia before testing positive for coronavirus on March…MORE

Opera singer Plácido Domingo hospitalized in Mexico with coronavirus

Opera legend Placido Domingo has been hospitalized in Acapulco, Mexico, with complications related to coronavirus, according to the singer’s spokesperson. “He is doing well and is responding to treatment,” Domingo’s spokesperson said in a statement to CNN. Domingo announced on his Facebook page last week that he had tested positive for the disease. He encouraged…MORE

Singer-songwriter John Prine critically ill with Covid-19

Singer-songwriter John Prine critically ill with Covid-19

Musician John Prine is in a critical condition in hospital after a “sudden onset” of coronavirus symptoms, his family says. Prine, 73, was hospitalized on Thursday and intubated Saturday night and continues to receive care but “his situation is critical,” according to a family statement posted on his verified Twitter account. “This is hard news…MORE

‘Tiger King:’ Where are they now?

‘Tiger King:’ Where are they now?

If you haven’t watched “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” don’t look to us to try and recap it for you. That’s because the hit Netflix docuseries has more twists and turns than some of the snakes (literally and figuratively) that appear in it. But we can catch you up on the cast of characters…MORE

John Callahan of TV show ‘All My Children’ dead at 66

John Callahan of TV show ‘All My Children’ dead at 66

Actor John Callahan died at the age of 66, his ex-wife Eva LaRue announced on Instagram Saturday. Callahan was best known for the role of Edmund Grey in the television drama “All My Children.” Callahan held the role across 356 episodes from 1992 to 2005, according to IMDb. “May Flights of Angels Wing You to…MORE