Nick Cannon will host "Lip Sync Battle Shorties" for Nickelodeon. It’s basically a kid version of lip sync battle.  featuring regular kids, plus a "special celebrity appearance" in each episode.

The spinoff originally premiered as a special in 2016, and has more than 20 million views on Nickelodeon's YouTube channel. 

There will be a Halloween and holiday specials before the first 10-episode season launches in early 2018.

Kanye West filed a $10 million lawsuit against the companies that insured his canceled tour. The one he quit last year when he had a mental breakdown.  And that's what they're fighting over. 

He's accusing them of stalling on paying out claims. He says they've been trying to dodge it, and they've even suggested that his marijuana use caused his breakdown & might a the loophole out.

Kanye was hospitalized around Thanksgiving last year, and the lawsuit includes sworn testimony from his doctor that he suffered a debilitating medical condition and couldn't tour.

Ryan Reynolds likes a good prank.  And he played his best one ever on a friend who left town for a week.  He told "Men's Health", quote, "When he was gone, I painted his entire office puce . . . kind of like this muddy, ugly sort of red.

"But we didn't just paint his office that color . . . we painted everything in his entire office that color:  the inside of his desk, every pencil, every pen, everything." 

According to reports, Beyonce is in Final negotiations to join the live-action remake of the lion king as the voice of Nala.

Supposedly, Disney has agreed to pay her $25 MILLION dollars and one major clause in her contract is to curate & produce the soundtrack which is said to include several new and original african inspired & tribal recordings by Beyonce and others, as well as the classic Lion King Favorites. 

This hasn’t been officially confirmed but TheBeyhiveTeam, which gets "exclusive" news from the beyonce’s camp, made the announcement on twitter. Obviously, we’ll keep you updated once things are confirmed. 

Jay Z has HIGH praise for Coldplay's Chris Martin. He called him the “modern day Shakespeare”.

In an interview with Metro newspaper he said, “I have been in the industry long enough to know when I’m in the presence of a genius and Chris Martin is just that." 

He continued, "In years to come, Britain will look back at him as a modern day Shakespeare. He is an incredible recording artist, an incredible songwriter, but where he really comes alive is performing live. If you get the chance to see Coldplay live, do it – you ain’t gonna regret it.”

Coldplay will be at our iHeart Radio Music festival in Vegas. Set 22 & 23rd