Category Archives: CNN – Entertainment

Billie Eilish fans shut down trolls who bodyshamed her

The trolls are going after Billie Eilish, so her supporters are now coming for the trolls. The 17-year-old emo-pop singer took a selfie with a fan while wearing a tank top, and someone was fast to call her, well, not skinny. “Billie Eilish is THICK,” wrote the commentor. Ok, that’s gross. And completely unnecessary. But…MORE

Lizzo saw Rihanna jamming to her at the BET Awards, too

Game recognizes game. Lizzo was tearing up the stage Sunday night with her performance of “Truth Hurts” at the BET Awards when another bad… chick gave her some serious love. The camera panned to superstar Rihanna down in the audience getting her entire life. Lizzo is the musical artist you need to hear right now…MORE

Madonna lands her ninth No. 1 album with ‘Madame X’

Madonna has landed her ninth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with “Madame X.” She earned the top spot thanks to 95,000 equivalent album units earned in the US in the week ending June 20. According to Nielsen Music, 90,000 were in album sales. It’s a big deal for Madonna, who has now snagged…MORE

Beyoncé and Donald Glover have us feeling the ‘Lion King’ love

It’s enough to make kings and vagabonds believe the very best. A teaser of the “The Lion King” remake with Beyoncé and Donald Glover dueting on “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” has the internet in its feels. Bey voices the character of Nala in the film and Glover stars as Simba. Can you feel…MORE

Nipsey Hussle’s BET Awards tribute wasn’t the only win for the late rapper

Nipsey Hussle received both a posthumous humanitarian award and an emotional tribute at Sunday night’s BET Awards, but it wasn’t his only honor. The rapper, who was gunned down March 31 in Los Angeles near a clothing store he owned, was also awarded best male hip-hop artist. But that accolade, along with a few others,…MORE

Mary J. Blige did her own damn tribute

What else would you expect from an artist who refers to herself as “a leader, a queen, a living legend?” That’s just what Mary J. Blige did in her speech when she received the lifetime achievement award at Sunday’s BET Awards. Blige backed her words up by giving one hell of a performance. The Grammy-winning…MORE

Yes, Snoop won the gospel category at the BET Awards

You read that headline correctly. Rapper/actor and the high priest of 4/20 Snoop Dogg was awarded the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award Sunday night at the BET Awards. He won for his song “Blessing Me Again,” featuring Rance Allen. Snoop beat out established gospel artists Erica Campbell, Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond, as well…MORE

2019 BET Awards winners: The complete list

The BET Awards were presented Sunday night. See below for a full list of winners. Video of the year 21 Savage featuring J. Cole, “A Lot” Cardi B, “Money” Cardi B and Bruno Mars, “Please Me” Childish Gambino, “This Is America” *WINNER Drake, “Nice for What” The Carters, “Apeshit” Best female R&B/pop artist Beyoncé *WINNER…MORE

BET Awards both entertained and moved

The most popular group at Sunday night’s BET Awards has never had a record deal. The men, who as boys were known as the Central Park Five, took the stage to introduce Grammy Award-winning singer H.E.R. Kevin Richardson, Antron McCray, Raymond Santana, Korey Wise and Yusef Salaam are now known as the Exonerated Five, and…MORE