Phillip Phillips feels right at home with Southern food, gay fans, and playing his music on stage – Rodriguez: Are you comfortable with having gay male fans, who love your music and appreciate your handsome looks?
Phillips: I am comfortable having fans from all walks of life. The beauty of music is that it is for everyone. – Read more at San Francisco Gay News
Ruben Studdard performs at ‘Silence the Violence’ rally – In light of recent acts of violence around the world, and in our own community, people in Birmingham are hoping to “Silence the Violence.” That was the theme of a rally at Kelly Ingram Park on Saturday. It was sponsored by 98.7 Kiss FM and the City of Birmingham. “The most important thing is for us to gain an understanding of everybody’s point of view and to try to conquer everything with love,” Studdard said, “I think that’s the most important thing. I think that if everybody learns to understand one another and to love one another, all the things that we have that seem to be issues will go away.” – Read more at WBRC.com
American Idol Season 10 alum Paul McDonald Back in Recording Studio
HOLY SHIT BALLS!!!!!….it’s all happening! Here we go. I’m getting to make some music magic this week with some of my favorite people in Asheville,NC @echomountainrecording – This one is gonna be mega fun! Debut album is officially in the works…..wish us luck??? @jordanlehning @tronian @eli.beaird @daverosscohen @krisdonegan @tolomusic @thekonradsnyder
Constantine Maroulis to show Guam Pink Rocks – “It’s going to be an incredible night. I’ve never been to Guam before,” said Constantine Maroulis. “The Pink Ball is a cause that is near and dear to my heart.”
Rock star and Broadway veteran Constantine Maroulis will be performing the annual Pink Ball Gala at Dusit Thani on Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. “I’ve been blessed to do a lot of great projects, and not just make pop records,” Maroulis said. In the legal blackout period following American Idol, the renaissance man returned to his roots, “I got back into what I love, which is theater.” – Read more at Post Guam.com
Did Peta Murgatroyd Reveal She and Maksim Chmerkovskiy Are Having a Boy? – On Friday, the happy couple celebrated Murgatroyd’s 30th birthday and what’s a party without a little cake? Well, the party’s desert just so happened to have blue baby shoes as décor along with vibrant blue icing. The mom-to-be and Chmerkovskiy, 36, shared the pregnancy news with PEOPLE in June with Murgatroyd saying, “I’m looking forward to nurturing something and just having the baby be the center of our world.” – Read more at People