Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth separate, People reports

(CNN)Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have split less than a year after they married, according to a report by People. “Mute me if you don’t want SPAMMED,” she captioned one post. Mute me if you don’t want SPAMMED A post shared by Miley Cyrus (@mileycyrus) on Aug 10, 2019 at 7:03am PDT The singer has been traveling in Italy in recent days. rock the boat, don’t rock the boat baby ⚓️ A post shared by Kaitlynn Carter (@kaitlynn) on Aug …

You need to watch Lizzo’s Tiny Desk concert right now

(CNN)“How we feelin’ at this, uh, tiny-ass desk?” After a brief introspection on relationships, the 31-year-old bounces into “Truth Hurts,” her sleeper hit from 2017 that just broke into the top 10 on Billboard’s Hot 100 this month. “This desk is so damn small, my thigh barely fit underneath it,” she says, wiping sweat off her face before going into her last song of the 17-minute set, “Juice,” and finally breaking out into a flute solo. Again, it is glorious. …

Beyonc reveals weight when she started her Coachella diet

(CNN)Even Beyonc isn’t a fan of the scale. In the new video, a post-birth Bey is about to embark on a grueling schedule. “Good morning, it’s 5 a.m., and this is Day 1 of rehearsals for Coachella,” she says as she steps on the scale. “Every woman’s nightmare. This is my weight, 175. Long way to go. Let’s get it.” Viewers of her Netflix concert documentary “Homecoming” know that the 5 foot, 7 inch superstar was 218 pounds when she …

R. Kelly will remain in jail until next week as he faces new sexual abuse charges

(CNN)R. Kelly will remain in custody until next week after he was arrested on two new separate grand jury indictments alleging he abused girls and women for years. “He’s certainly not a flight risk, he’s not a danger to anybody at all,” Greenberg told reporters outside the courtroom. Kelly was arrested in Chicago Thursday night as he walked his dog, sources told CNN. Kelly paid thousands of dollars to recover sex tapes, prosecutors say A 13-count indictment released Friday in …

Joo Gilberto, a pioneer of bossa nova, has died at 88

(CNN)The Brazilian singer and composer Joo Gilberto, one of the pioneers of bossa nova, died in Rio de Janeiro, according to Agencia Brasil, the country’s official news agency. The album featured their rendition of the jazz standard “Garota de Ipanema,” or “The Girl from Ipanema,” which became a worldwide hit and peaked at number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100. That song, composed by Antônio Carlos Jobim, is believed to be the second-most recorded pop song ever, behind The Beatles’ …

10 things you might not know about Cameron Boyce

(CNN)Actor Cameron Boyce was known for his roles in the Disney Channel movie franchise “Descendants” and the TV show “Jessie.” Boyce was 8 when he appeared in the 2008 music video for the Panic! at the Disco song “That Green Gentleman (Things Have Changed).” He played guitarist Ryan Ross as a child. He acted in a soap opera Boyce had a recurring role in “General Hospital: Night Shift,” playing Michael “Stone” Cates Jr. for seven episodes in 2008. He made …

Lil Nas X’s Pride tweets mean exactly what most people think they do

(CNN)Lil Nas X closed out Pride month with some tweets that had people thinking he’s made a declaration about his sexuality. His single “C7osure” begins with the lyrics “True say, I want and I need to let go, use my time to be free.” “Ain’t no more actin’, man that forecast say I should just let me grow/No more red light for me baby, only green, I gotta go,” the lyrics continue. “Pack my past up in the back, oh, …

Banksy designs stab-proof vest for Stormzy ahead of history-making Glastonbury set

(CNN)Grime superstar Stormzy has won plaudits for an electrifying and history-making headline set at Glastonbury on Friday night, which saw him highlight Britain’s knife crime crisis and racial inequality in its criminal justice system. The design is a likely nod to the knife crime epidemic that has plagued British streets in recent years, an issue Stormzy has spoken and rapped about in the past. . I made a customised stab-proof vest and thought – who could possibly wear this? Stormzy …

‘Batman’ turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight

(CNN)Three decades after director Tim Burton’s 1989 “Batman” film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should have been a no-brainer. But in the years leading up to the film’s release, it was as hard to breach the barriers to Hollywood as it was to break into the Batcave.

BET Awards both entertained and moved

(CNN)The most popular group at Sunday night’s BET Awards has never had a record deal. The 19th annual event celebrates the best in African-American culture. The show kicked off with a performance by the most-nominated artist of the night, Cardi B. 2019 BET Awards winners: The complete list The rapper kept it hot with a lap dance for her husband, fellow artist and Migos member, Offset, as she and a host of dancers turned it out. There were several buzz-worthy …