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What’s your favorite song in the top 10 on this week’s Hot 100?
🚨 Viola Davis has joined the #HungerGames prequel, ‘The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes.’
A ‘Wizard of Oz’ remake is in development at Warner Bros with Kenya Barris set to direct.
“BREAK MY SOUL” by #Beyonce spends a second week at #1 on the Hot 100.
‘The Last Slimeto’ by YoungBoy Never Broke Again debuts at #2 on the Billboard 200 with 108,400 units (4,600 pure sales).
It becomes his tenth top 10 project.
https://t.co/cGbkkwFHAS Kasabian on track for sixth UK Number 1 album out-selling rest of Top 5 combined – #kasabian @kasabianhq https://t.co/w8dq5M0Ect
Bella Poarch explains her new song #LivingHell:
“My whole life I’ve been trying to escape my childhood trauma… & no matter how much therapy I do, how much medicine I take & how far I try to run away… it always comes back to haunt me.”
Nicki Minaj looks incredible for #SuperFreakyGirl. 💖
Joe Keery cites Charli XCX as one of his idols.
‘Un Verano Sin Ti’ by #BadBunny returns to #1 on the Billboard 200 this week, with a further 108,800 units earned.
It has now spent eight weeks atop the chart, extending its record for the longest-running #1 all-Spanish-language album.
Amber Heard is replacing most of her legal team as she prepares to appeal the multi-million defamation verdict awarded to Johnny Depp.
RuPaul’s #DragRace has officially been renewed for Season 15 at VH1.
The upcoming season will feature the series’ landmark 200th episode.
The only girl groups to ever perform at the #VMAs:
The Pussycat Dolls
The Game announces Drillmatic tour of UK & Ireland – #thegame @thegame https://t.co/fd0JUsQKzm
#BLACKPINK announce countdown livestream for their comeback single, #PINKVENOM.
#BLACKPINK become the first Korean female act in HISTORY to perform at the #VMAs.
#BLACKPINK will perform comeback single “PINK VENOM” at the 2022 #VMAs.
🚨 #BLACKPINK are set to perform at the 2022 #VMAs.
The CW will shift its demographic focus to better reflect the age of their average viewer, 58 years old, following the network’s acquisition by Nexstar Media Group.
CFO Lee Ann Gliha says their goal is to make the network profitable by 2025.
https://t.co/cGbkkwFHAS Adele denies Rich Paul engagement rumours https://t.co/ssBnukZYjj
https://t.co/cGbkkwFHAS Megan Thee Stallion paid Future $250,000 to feature on collaboration https://t.co/MZUVBrz63M
Megan Thee Stallion has released the music video for #TRAUMAZINE track, “Her.”
Sabrina Carpenter announces the ‘emails i can’t send tour,’ starting September 28 in Orlando, FL.
Presale tomorrow. 💌
Millie Bobby Brown reveals to @Allure_magazine that she has enrolled as an online student at Purdue University, studying human services.
The program teaches about “the system and how to help young people.”