Bosnian band cheers up fans with weekly online ‘Quarantine Show’

SARAJEVO (Reuters) – Bosnia’s most popular band, Dubioza Kolektiv, invites its audience to “stay connected and disinfected” during a weekly “Quarantine Show” online to cheer up fans locked in... Read more »

‘Harry Potter’ author J.K Rowling says fully recovered from likely coronavirus

FILE PHOTO: Writer J.K. Rowling attends the British premiere of ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ movie in London, Britain, November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo (Reuters) – “Harry... Read more »

Quibi tests market for quick-hit videos with A-list stars

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – LeBron James, Liam Hemsworth and other celebrities starred in a new type of quick-hit entertainment that debuted on Monday to a changing media market as... Read more »

Doris Day’s awards, animal artifacts haul in $3 million at auction

FILE PHOTO: Flowers are pictured by the star of late actor Doris Day on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, California, U.S., May 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File... Read more »

Country music stars replace awards show with at-home performance special amid coronavirus pandemic

FILE PHOTO: Kenny Rogers poses backstage after accepting the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement award at the 47th Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tennessee November 6, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Henderson... Read more »

Disney shuffles movie schedule due to virus, ‘Mulan’ set for July

FILE PHOTO: Cast members Ron Yuan, Yifei Liu, Jason Scott Lee and Yoson An pose with director Niki Caro, at the European premiere for the film “Mulan” in London,... Read more »

Tone-deaf or tuned-in? Coronavirus epidemic proves a minefield for celebs

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Taylor Swift is sending cash to some of her fans and Rihanna has donated $6 million to support people whose livelihoods have been upended by... Read more »

Public Enemy split with Flavor Flav was a hoax, group now says

FILE PHOTO: 62nd Grammy Awards – Arrivals – Los Angeles, California, U.S., January 26, 2020 – Flavor Flav. REUTERS/Mike Blake LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Public Enemy’s ouster last month... Read more »

Elton John’s coronavirus ‘living room’ show raises $8 million for U.S. charities

FILE PHOTO: Elton John attends the 28th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party, holding the Oscar for Best Original Song for “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again”... Read more »

Brazilian rapper warns of coronavirus danger in Brazil’s slums

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazilian rapper MV Bill added his voice to a chorus of criticism of President Jair Bolsonaro for downplaying the gravity of the new coronavirus... Read more »