Flight Attendant Covers Lorde's 'Royals' In the Air, Kills It

This is Robynn Shayne, a flight attendant who is also a singer. But sometimes she does both, like on a recent flight when she put down the inflatable jacket, picked up the guitar and covered Lorde for all of the passengers. "I wish I could sing like that," a passenger said during. Us, too. Us, too. » 11/27/14 6:30pm 11/27/14 6:30pm

Pitbull Performs on Kimmel, Remains Greatest Man on Earth

Pitbull dropped his eighth album, Globalization, on Tuesday, and continued his jolly romp across the universe as the most charismatic man alive. After his super-enthusiastic turn as American Music Awards host (second time!) and guesting on The View (also second time!), he hit Jimmy Kimmel for a pair of rousing-ass… » 11/26/14 2:30pm 11/26/14 2:30pm

Lorde Does a Really Good Imitation of Herself Hanging with Taylor Swift

We all know that Lorde and Taylor Swift's relationship started, in Lorde's words, over "thick-ass milkshakes" at Shake Shack. But as Lorde explained to Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night, it developed further at a Grammy party after some rando confused Lorde for Taylor Swift's manager. The two women went along with it, and,… » 11/26/14 11:30am 11/26/14 11:30am

Lorde's 'Yellow Flicker Beat' Gets the Kanye West Treatment

Lorde's Hunger Games song "Yellow Flicker Beat" has gotten a touch of Kanye West, who has "reworked" it and turned it into a slower, moodier jam called "Flicker." What's a rework? Like a remix, I guess, but chiller and without Kanye actually speaking or rapping or singing. As one YouTube commenter wrote, "The title… » 11/11/14 5:00pm 11/11/14 5:00pm

Watch the Video for Lorde's Mockingjay Single 'Yellow Flicker Beat'

The audio was out, but thank goodness, now we have video. In "Yellow Flicker Beat," Lorde does some of her patented hand dancing in several locations, like a shiny wallpapered motel room and an empty stage, before walking aggressively through a crowded party. She's just channeling her inner Katniss, of course. » 11/06/14 9:30am 11/06/14 9:30am

South Park Releases Moving Top-40 Banger 'Push (Ya Ya Ya, I Am Lorde)'

Though Lorde's age and identity were long ago established beyond a reasonable doubt by the internet's most intrepid detectives, a reasonable doubt about her age and identity still remains. Last week's South Park brought the simmering controversy back into the light by revealing a piece of tantalizing information:… » 10/16/14 4:10pm 10/16/14 4:10pm

New Hunger Games Trailer Is All Bombed Out Houses And Sad Faces

Dystopia continues in the new Hunger Games: Mocking Jay Part 1 teaser trailer featuring a pensive Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, and the voice of Plutarch Heavensbee, played by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, in the background. Between the imagery of a bombed-out District 12, Lorde's haunting song… » 10/16/14 9:50am 10/16/14 9:50am

New Collabo Alert: Lorde, Pharrell, One Direction, an Actual Tiger

You know what they say about too much personality in one room? Not since "We Are the World 2010" have this many awesomely random people been in one spot, covering the Beach Boys' "God Only Knows" in a psychedelic-baroque theater. But for whom does one Harry Styles remove his bandanna? No one, not even for a 482-pound… » 10/07/14 7:45pm 10/07/14 7:45pm

Tracy Morgan in Critical Condition after Fatal Car Crash

Tracy Morgan is in intensive care after his limo bus overturned at about 1:00 am on the Jersey turnpike. Details have yet to be released, but the crash involved six vehicles total, and New Jersey state police say that preliminary investigation found a "tractor trailer came up upon slow moving traffic and caused the… » 6/07/14 7:25am 6/07/14 7:25am

Columbus Short Fired from Scandal Amidst Domestic Violence Allegations

Columbus Short will not be returning to Scandal. The actor, who has played Olivia Pope's main confidante and right-hand man, has been fired due to problems in his personal life, namely allegations that Short has been abusing his wife, Tanee McCall. Most recently, Short allegedly put a knife to McCall's throat and… » 4/26/14 11:30am 4/26/14 11:30am