LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA, AULI’I CRAVALHO, STING, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE AND JOHN LEGEND TO PERFORM THIS YEAR’S NOMINATED SONGS AT THE OSCARS – Oscar® nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake and 2014 Oscar winner John Legend will perform at the 89th Oscars® ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live on Sunday, February 26, on the ABC Television Network. “We’re thrilled to welcome these world-class artists to the Oscars. These performances will not only celebrate the five extraordinary nominated original songs, but also the integral part music plays in movies,” De Luca and Todd said. – Read more at Oscars.org
Didi Benami, Jax and Rayvon Owen Celebrate the Grammys
The trio of American Idol alums met up at a Grammy party Thursday night.
Adam Lambert Nice Guy! Lends His Jacket to Kurt Cobain’s Daughter
Speaking of Grammy parties: American Idol 8 alum Adam Lambert lent his sparkly green jacket to Francis Bean Cobain (daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love) after she experienced some sort of unfortunate mishap at a recent pre-awards show party.
Lauren Alaina Hopes to Do More Acting After ‘Road Less Traveled’ Debut – Though the filming process was a rigorous one, with shooting occurring in between Alaina’s tour dates throughout three weeks’ time, resulting in 15-hour days, Alaina says she’s eager to take on more acting roles. “I got to express myself in a whole new way as a different person on camera, in a different way as an actress, and I loved it,” the country singer gushes. “I can’t wait to do more.” – Read more at Taste of Country