November 19, 2017

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‘American Idol’: Why the New Judges ‘NEVER’ Want You to Audition With Their Songs

Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan are excited to help uncover undiscovered talent. Hearing their own music over again... not so much. ET's Sophie Schillaci talked to the new American Idol judges in Los Angeles, where they all agreed on the biggest "don't" for Idol hopefuls: singing one of their songs. "Never," the judges resoundingly agree. Richie adds, "Don't do it." "Because here is the thing -- we have heard those songs so many times day in and day out," Perry explains, "And God...

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Eminem Reveals Beyoncé Collaboration ‘Has Been on My Wish List for a Long Time’

Eminem, like the rest of us, is in awe of the perfection that is Beyoncé. The "Walk on Water" rapper opened up about collaborating with the Lemonade singer on the new song, off of his upcoming comeback album, Revival, admitting that it's something he's had his sights set on for a while. "First of all, Beyoncé is amazing. And, it’s been on my wish list for a long time, but I never really had a song that I felt like would be right to present to her," the 45-year-old rapper told radio hosts DJ...

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Selena Gomez’s ‘Wolves’ Music Video Is a Dazzling, Cinematic Experience

Selena Gomez's "Wolves" music video is a joy to watch. The 25-year-old singer released the video for her collaboration with Marshmello -- currently only available in full to Apple Music subscribers -- on Friday, tweeting, "Wolves video x @marshmellomusic is out now! Watch it first on @applemusic." Enlisting Colin Tilley, a prolific music video director who has a range that careens from Kendrick Lamar's "Alright" to Fergie's "M.I.L.F. $," the visuals of the somber-yet-driving ballad do not...

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JAY-Z Condemns Meek Mill’s Probation Sentencing in Powerful Op-Ed

JAY-Z continues to be a vocal advocate for Meek Mill and criminal justice reform at large. Last week, Mill was sentenced to two to four years behind bars by a Philadelphia probation judge, charged with violating his probation after a 2009 drug and gun case. JAY-Z penned an op-ed for The New York Times on Friday, making an impassioned case for what the 4:44 rapper sees as deep flaws and racial inequities with the probation process in the American justice system. "Meek was around 19 when he was...

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JAY-Z Pens Powerful Op-Ed About Meek Mill and the ‘Land Mine’ of Probation

JAY-Z continues to be a vocal advocate for Meek Mill and criminal justice reform at large. Last week, Mill was sentenced to two to four years behind bars by a Philadelphia probation judge, charged with violating his probation after a 2009 drug and gun case. JAY-Z penned an op-ed for The New York Times on Friday, making an impassioned case for what the 4:44 rapper sees as deep flaws and racial inequities with the probation process in the American justice system. "Meek was around 19 when he was...

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2017 American Music Awards Cheat Sheet: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

The 2017 American Music Awards are upon us! With some of the biggest names in music turning out in Los Angeles on Sunday to be recognized, ET has compiled everything you need to know ahead of the show. When Is It and Where Do I Watch: The show airs live from L.A.'s Microsoft Theater on Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Live streaming will also be available on ABC's site, but you've gotta have a cable login.MORE: Chrissy Metz, Ciara and Justin Hartley to Present at 2017 American Music Awards...

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2017 American Music Awards Cheat Sheet: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

The 2017 American Music Awards are upon us! With some of the biggest names in music turning out in Los Angeles on Sunday to be recognized, ET has compiled everything you need to know ahead of the show. When Is It and Where Do I Watch: The show airs live from L.A.'s Microsoft Theater on Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Live streaming will also be available on ABC's site, but you've gotta have a cable login.MORE: Chrissy Metz, Ciara and Justin Hartley to Present at 2017 American Music Awards...

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How Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich Are Spending Their First Holidays as a Married Couple (Exclusive)

With how stressful holiday travel can be, sometimes the best plans are the ones not made. Julianne Hough recently spoke with ET's Keltie Knight at Disney World, where she's performing with 98 Degrees for ABC's The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration and the 29-year-old actress revealed that she and her new husband, NHL star Brooks Laich, will keep things chill for Christmas this year. "This is our first Christmas as a married couple, and I think we're just honestly just going...

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Who Was Lil Peep? How the 21-Year-Old Rapper Showed Us What ‘Gone Too Young’ Looks Like in the YouTube Era

Lil Peep may not have been a name you knew. But the 21-year-old up-and-coming rapper's death from a suspected overdose on Wednesday -- just three months after releasing his debut album, Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 1 -- sent a wave of sorrow through the music community, reminiscent in some ways of the "gone-too-young" artists of eras past. Outpourings of mourning came from all over, from ex Bella Thorne, to Pete Wentz, to Sam Smith, to Marshmello, who revealed he and Peep had been in talks...

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Olympian Misty May-Treanor Welcomes Twins: See the Sweet Pic!

Watch out 2032 Olympics, Misty May-Treanor may have an adorable twosome ready to continue the gold medal tradition! The decorated 40-year-old beach volleyball Olympian revealed via Twitter on Thursday that she welcomed twins, writing, "The @lbccvikings women’s team got to meet the latest edition of Treanor’s earlier this week.....lots of babysitters!" May-Treanor, a three-time Olympic gold medalist, is Director of Volleyball and a coach at California's Long Beach City College, where she brought...

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