SO SAD: Kid Rock's assistant, 30 year old Michael Sasha, died following an apparent ATV accident on Kid Rock's Nashville estate on Sunday. Kid Rock found him on Monday morning, called for help, but Michael had passed. Kid Rock released a statement, “He was a member of our family and one of the greatest young men I have ever had the pleasure to not only work with, but also to become friends with.”
EXTRA HOLD: Gossip Cop claims Jennifer Hudson will star as Motormouth Maybelle in NBC's Hairspray Live musical, airing Dec. 7th!

CONGRATS: Entertainment Tonight claims pop star Kevin Jonas and his wife Danielle are expecting their second baby.

GUILTY: A U.S. appeals court has upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension for Deflategate. The court ruled 2 - 1 that Brady should serve a suspension for his role in under-inflating footballs. Tom's suspension will only cost him $235,000 because he took a large pay cut for the 2016 season.

 


SCIENCE:
The NY Daily News claims Chyna's brain is going to be donated to science so it can be examined for signs of CTE (results from blows to the head over a period of time that cause concussion).

BACK TO BUSINESS: TMZ claims Kelly Ripa will return to "Live" tomorrow morning. She agreed to return after ABC told her that they were not going to cancel the show.  Kelly wrote a memo to staffers that read: “I wanted to thank you all for giving me the time to process this new information. We are a family and I look forward to seeing you all on Tuesday morning. Love, Kelly.”  

CAMEO: CNN claims Michelle Obama will guest star on NCIS, as herself, on the May 3rd episode. Michelle will be bringing military spouses to the White House for a roundtable discussion.

MOVIE NEWS: Pamela Anderson has joined the cast of Baywatch, Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg will do a sequel to Daddy's Home, and The Rock has confirmed that he is going to remake the Robin Williams movie Jumanji.

OH BOY: Beyonce has released her new CD ''Lemonade.'' Apparently, there are a few songs that hint that Jay Z may have cheated on her.  The song titled “Sorry” features the lyric: “Tonight I regret the night I put that ring on.”  

IT'S OLD: Kanye West parodied his infamous VMA moment with Taylor Swift, while attending his friend's wedding in Miami. Kanye rushed the stage, saying: "I'mma let you finish, but Dave and Isabela had one of the best weddings of all time!" It wasn't funny the first time...

LOVE MY LIFETIME: Hollywoodlife.com claims The Lifetime Network is producing a new scripted drama inspired by Selena Gomez's life. Kevin Spacey is the executive producer of the show.

THINGS AHEAD: Deadline.com claims MTV is rebooting Unplugged, HBO has renewed Game of Thrones for 2017, and Robert Downey Jr. will return for Sherlock Holmes 3. 

WE LOVE THE 90'S: Vulture magazine claims Paula Abdul and New Kids on the Block are headlining The Mixtape Festival on August 6th in Hershey, Pennsylvania

CONGRATS: Nick Carter and his wife Lauren are the proud parents of a new baby boy named Odin. She spent 30 hours in labor during a home water birth.

PLEASE LET THIS BE TRUE! Hollywoodlife.com claims Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake may reunite during one of her Vegas shows. Britney allegedly called Justin out of the blue and said she wanted him to come to Vegas and do a series of concerts with her. Justin was totally “shocked” when he got the call. At first he laughed it off, but he was definitely intrigued.''

DELICATES: Carrie Underwood says she will never stop doing her own laundry. “I don’t like the idea of somebody else folding my undies.” Um...if I could find someone to do my laundry...they can fold my undies...I don't care!

SAD NEWS: Chyna, the former WWE wrestler and reality TV star, was found dead in her Redondo Beach home yesterday. She was 45. The official cause of death is unknown but according to TMZ, officials are investigating as a possible overdose.

FACELIFT: Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced yesterday that former President Andrew Jackson will soon be replaced by civil rights champion Harriet Tubman on the front of the $20 bill, though his image will remain on the back. No word yet on when “soon” is

RIP 360: The Sun Sentinel claims Microsoft is going to stop manufacturing the Xbox 360.

LIVE! DRAMA: Kelly Ripa has been missing-in-action since Michael Strahan announced he was leaving for "Good Morning America".  Replacement hosts have been lined up through next Monday, but she may be out even longer. Ana Gasteyer filled in for Kelly on the show yesterday and Erin Andrews is scheduled for today and tomorrow. TMZ claims Michael didn't tell Kelly before the announcement and she is furious. ABC says it's a previously scheduled vacation . . . but no one is buying that.

 


BYE FELICIA
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Michael Strahan is leaving ''Live with Kelly and Michael'' to work full-time on 'Good Morning America''. Possible replacements for Kelly's co-host include: Neil Patrick Harris, Andy Cohen, Anderson Cooper, Josh Groban, Mario Lopez, and more!
BEAUTIFUL: Gossip Cop claims Jennifer Aniston is People magazine’s “Most Beautiful Woman” of 2016. Carrie Underwood, Reese Witherspoon, Selena Gomez, and more, will also be included. The issue hits shelves April 29th.

SADNESS=HAPPINESS: Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani have titled their new duet "Go Ahead and Break My Heart". They both drew material from their past relationships and spent a lot of time discussing their heartaches. The song appears on Blake's new CD, “If I'm Honest” set to release May 20th.

OH NO, HE DIDN'T: Wiz Khalifa tells Money Kicks that he does not like Kanye West's new shoe design. Wiz says, "Nah, I don't care for it. I don't hate anything, I just don't like that shoe."

NOT SHOCKING: The NY Post claims Mariah Carey recently threw a Mariah Carey-themed party at an Italian Villa. Mariah filmed the party for her upcoming reality show, “Mariah's World” on the E! Network. Even the men dressed like Mariah. Mariah, however, went as her alter-ego, Bianca, and wore a jet-black wig.

R.I.P. Doris Roberts, the mom on Everybody Loves Raymond, has died at the age of 90.

SAD:
In his new documentary, Welcome to My Life, Chris Brown says he contemplated taking his life after assaulting Rihanna.  A release date has yet to be set.
WRECKED: InTouch Weekly claims Adam Levine and his pregnant wife Behati were recently involved in a car accident. A green Ferrari crashed into their Tesla, but there were no injuries.

AIR ISN'T FREE: Someone bagged air from Kobe Bryant's final game at the Staples Center and is now selling it on eBay. Bidding has reached over $17,000!

EXPENSIVE SMOOCH: A woman in Brazil recently paid $91,000 to kiss Ricky Martin. Proceeds benefited several AIDS charities.

HUH?! Justin Bieber thinks his personal problems were blown out of proportion. Justin says he never felt like he was in that much "trouble." And THAT is the problem.

WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN?! Beyoncé posted a teaser video Saturday about a “world premiere event” for something called “Lemonade” to air on HBO April 23rd. Speculation says it may be a film based on a new album.

CONGRATS: Model Chrissy Teigen announced via Instagram she has given birth to her first child, a daughter with musician John Legend, her husband of three years, named their baby girl Luna Simone Stephens.

NO SURPRISE: “Fear the Walking Dead” will return for a third season on AMC. The network announced it will renew “The Walking Dead” companion series just days after the “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 2 premiere.

ROCKSTAR MOMENT? AC/DC confirmed on Saturday that Axl Rose will be frontman for the rest of the band’s tour. Meanwhile, The Star claims One Direction's Harry Styles is in talks to play Axl Rose in a new movie about the rocker's life. Because of his rocker looks, Harry has regularly been compared to a young Axl... which I suppose is WAY better than being compared to Axl's current look.

CONGRATS: Kelly Clarkson had a baby boy on Tuesday and named him Remington Alexander Blackstock.

BABIES ON BOARD: Gossip Cop claims Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are expecting their second child and Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are also expecting baby number 2!

AVATAR RETURNS: James Cameron tells People magazine that he is making four Avatar sequels that will be released in 2018, 2020, 2022 and 2023. James says, “So far, the art I'm seeing, is in pure imagination, really far beyond the first film.”

WHY? TNT is planning a Tales from the Crypt reboot...why?!

RITUAL: Shawn Mendes has a strict pre-show routine. He uses Throat Coat herbal tea and is convinced that if he doesn't drink this throat coat tea with honey, then no voice will come out when he gets on stage. Shawn also watches Ed Sheeran videos on YouTube to pump him up before his shows.
SOUNDS HEALTHY...NOT: Although Iggy Azalea's fiance, Nick Young, cheated on her...Iggy says they are still engaged but she will not wear the ring until he gains her trust back. Iggy says, "Ya, I guess I'm still engaged. We're not unengaged yet. But he doesn't deserve for me to be wearing his ring right now.” Sounds like that one's gonna make it.

SWOOSH: Kobe Bryant scored 60 points in his final game playing for the Los Angeles Lakers last night. After the game he took time to talk to the crowd and said he can't believe how fast 20 years went.
AMEN: Business Insider claims Los Angeles' Catholic Archbishop plans to sell a convent to Katy Perry for $14.5 million. A group of nuns tried to stop the sale, but couldn't prove that the property had been handed down to them.

BABY ON BOARD: Contact Music claims Eddie Murphy and his girlfriend Paige Butcher are expecting a baby girl. He has 8 kids with 4 exes. This will be Eddie's sixth daughter.

CHEATING IS EXPENSIVE: Gwen Stefani got a BIG break in her divorce, thanks to Gavin Rossdale. Gavin walked away from millions of dollars to which he's legally entitled.  They agreed to a 50/50 joint custody arrangement of their children. Gavin is finding out...cheating is expensive. 

GOOD LUCK HARRY: Contact Music claims Harry Styles is joining the cast of Christopher Nolan's new movie Dunkirk. Harry and his co-stars are preparing for their roles by living on a boat that has very little food, no cell phone service and no Wi-Fi. The ship will be anchored in a secret location. Producers are trying to make life on board as realistic as possible.