Please, No: Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton Have Already Written a Duet

The things we feared most have already come true. First, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton’s newly minted coupledom has taken over all of this week’s Dirt Bags. Even worse, the two have written a country song together. A source revealed to People the tune is a mid-tempo country ballad “telling a lover to leave a… »11/05/15 8:15pm11/05/15 8:15pm


Miranda Lambert's Email Hacked, 'Explosive' Messages Were Exposed

A woman calling herself “Brenda” could possibly be going to prison after she admitted to hacking Miranda Lambert’s email and selling the contents of the country star’s messages to tabloids, bringing more and more information about Lambert’s alleged cheating on ex-husband Blake Shelton to light. But it turns out that a… »8/06/15 12:20pm8/06/15 12:20pm

Man, They Feel Like Women: Miranda Lambert and Shania Twain Embrace

Miranda Lambert and Shania Twain—queens of country music, past and present—shared an embrace backstage at Twain’s “Rock This Country” tour. “Girls night, love seeing you!”, Twain captioned the Instagram photo. Though there’s enough country drama in the photo to fill an entire album (see our own Kate Dries’ excellent… »8/02/15 2:15pm8/02/15 2:15pm

This Week In Tabloids: Kylie and Tyga Are Literally Allegedly Married

Welcome to Midweek Madness, where we think about Reese Witherspoon’s husband for the first time in two years, rewatch the dashcam footage of her arrest, and keep repeating “I am a U.S. citizen” in her voice while thinking, “You know what? I sort of wish she had won the Oscar for Wild.” This week: Julia Roberts and… »7/29/15 1:40pm7/29/15 1:40pm

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton Are Totally Okay With Each Other 

Despite accusations of affairs on both sides, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton continue to tweet at one another like everything is entirely normal. Yesterday, Lambert mocked rumors that she was pregnant, tweeting a picture of Shelton with a baby stroller: “@blakeshelton I knew WERE pregnant! This calls for a… »7/25/15 10:15am7/25/15 10:15am

Musically Speaking, Miranda Lambert's Only Going Up From Here

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton have broken up. Whether you saw that one coming or not, what’s done is done—except when it comes to Miranda’s musical career. As is the case with the best country musicians, Lambert should have some great tracks to offer up in the relative near future. »7/22/15 4:10pm7/22/15 4:10pm

This Week In Tabloids: Khloé, Kourtney, and Miranda Are All Pregnant

Welcome to Midweek Madness, where we go out to dinner with our best friends Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert the day before they announce their divorce and listen to them make passive aggressive comments about each other’s orders like, “I thought you only ate meat when you were on tour with someone else?” and “The… »7/22/15 2:55pm7/22/15 2:55pm

This Divorce Is a Country Song: Blake Cheated, Not Miranda

On Monday, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert announced they had filed for divorce. That’s a Tammy Wynette song. On Tuesday, insiders claimed Lambert was at fault, and that cheated on Shelton with two different dudes. That’s a Hank Williams song. Today, sources are claiming Lambert is completely innocent and that… »7/22/15 9:45am7/22/15 9:45am

Miranda Lambert May Have Cheated On Blake Shelton With 2 Different Dudes

Now that the world has begun spinning again after screeching to a halt with the news of Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert’s divorce yesterday, the tabloids are all attempting to figure out what the hell happened. What drove them apart? Who drove them apart? People has published a history of their marriage troubles as… »7/21/15 9:40am7/21/15 9:40am

Where Are the Women in Country Music? Watching, Waiting and Ready

It’s 85 degrees out as dusk lowers itself onto downtown Nashville. A breeze slowly wends its way through the crowd, roaming around the hordes of young women in short-shorts, every article of clothing possible covered in fringe, perfectly curled hair rolling down their backs, blindingly white grins open wide as they… »6/29/15 11:10am6/29/15 11:10am

Hot Pink and Lichtenstein Pants at the Academy of Country Music Awards

The Academy of Country Music Awards honored a host of Nashville (and Nashville-by-proxy) superstars on Sunday night, and the carpet was an interesting prospect. As a country event, it’s overall more conservative than even the Grammys (which at this point are conservative as hell, mind you). But the relative… »4/21/15 9:50am4/21/15 9:50am

Amanda Bynes Not Getting Married, Tricked Into Psychiatric Hold Instead

Just when we were all hoping that Amanda Bynes was doing better (despite the strange behavior, mysterious twitters and threats to sue the tabloids), her life has taken another devastating turn. TMZ reports that Bynes' parents and Sam Lutfi have tricked the troubled star into into a psychiatric hold. »10/11/14 11:35am10/11/14 11:35am

This Week in Tabloids: A Detailed Analysis of Ke$ha's Plastic Surgery

Welcome back to Midweek Madness, your spelunking trip into the dark caves of the celebrity gossip tabloids. Every Wednesday, Callie Beusman heads to the newsstand and picks up the new issues of In Touch, Ok!, Life & Style, Star and Us, and together we navigate the stalagmites masquerading as "news." This week: Angie… »12/04/13 2:45pm12/04/13 2:45pm

Sparkles, Slinky Dresses and Big Hair at the CMA Awards

Last night, the 47th annual Country Music Association Awards were held in Nashville's Bridgestone arena to honor all the very talented humans in country music. From my understanding of the night, the two main themes were "Taylor Swift" and "not Miley Cyrus." As usual, the red carpet was swarmed with sparkles, ruffles… »11/07/13 12:40pm11/07/13 12:40pm