The Voice’s Christina Grimmie was shot and killed at a concert last night

Variety is reporting that Christina Grimmie, a singer and finalist on the sixth season of NBC’s The Voice, was shot and killed last night after a concert in Florida. The 22-year-old performer had just finished singing on the stage of Orlando’s Plaza Live Theater, when an unidentified shooter approached her and opened…

Gwen Stefani casts herself into the pit of grownup despair that is LinkedIn

LinkedIn is widely known across the internet as the place where careers are born and hopes and dreams go to die. But, as reported by Sadie Bell on Stereogum, the professional networking site could find its name inextricably linked with that of golden-tressed pop music superstar Gwen Stefani. The No Doubt chanteuse and …

Miley Cyrus to mentor contestants in the art of Miley Cyrusdom on The Voice

It’s not easy being Miley Cyrus—which might explain why only one person has so far pulled it off. The “Wrecking Ball” singer has spent years now walking on the soap-thin bubble of public perception that divides “self-destructing hot mess,” “attention-seeking provocateur,” and “legitimate, credible artist,” always…

The Voice producers to Dance, Dance, Dance a new show into our hearts

Five years ago, who would have thought that we needed another singing competition show to muscle its way onto network television’s already crowded stage? Netherlands’ Talpa Media, that’s who, and the company defied a saturated market to make The Voice America’s highest-rated singing competition show. Given that…

Game Of Thrones earns new Guinness World Record, not for piracy this time

Since last year, HBO’s Game Of Thrones has held the dubious honor of being the Guinness World Record’s most pirated TV show, with scores of internet Onion Knights scouring the torrents to bring the show’s blend of political drama, gripping battles, and naked people to the non-paying masses. Now, at least partly in…