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R.I.P. Ricky Jay, Boogie Nights star and magician, has died at 72

Ricky Jay, veteran magician and actor, passed away of natural causes on Saturday in Los Angeles. He was 72. “He was one of a kind,” his manager Winston Simone told Variety. “We will never see the likes of him again.” Born Richard Jay Potash to a middle-class Jewish family in Brooklyn, Jay began his career as

Tekashi 6ix9ine may already be looking to cop a plea deal

A lawyer for Tekashi 6ix9ne says he isn’t actually a gangster, he just pretends to be one. Now, TMZ reports that the 22-year-old rapper has been moved to a federal facility that is regularly used to house witnesses who cooperate with the feds. Whether or not that means 6ix9ine is striking a plea deal remains

Simba claims the throne in first trailer for The Lion King: Watch

Disney’s latest live-action remake comes in the form of The Lion King from director Jon Favreau. Donald Glover and Beyoncé headline as all-star cast, playing Simba and Nala, respectively. Other notable cast members include James Earl Jones as Mufasa, John Oliver as Zazu, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa, and Eric Andre and Keegan-Michael Key as the hyenas. Beyoncé,

Blood on the Tracks: Beth Orton and Kevin Morby on Bob Dylan’s Songwriting Process

Download | Listen via Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Radio Public | RSS | Follow via Facebook Our debut season of The Opus continues to dissect Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks, exploring how the legendary album and its ongoing legacy has sharpened lives, shaken rafters, and ingrained themselves into our culture For the second episode of the season, two

Drake had an armored truck deliver $100,000 in cash to Atlanta strip club

Future turns 35 years old today, and to celebrate his good buddy Drake joined the likes of Lil Yachty, Jacquees, and Pastor Troy for a party at Atlanta’s Magic City strip club last night. The club was refashioned as “Future City,” according to TMZ, which add that Drake literally had an armored truck deliver $ 100,000 in

Pusha-T concert in Toronto ends early after three men rush the stage

Pusha-T’s concert in Toronto on Tuesday night was cut short after a group of men rushed the stage in an apparent attempt to jump the rapper. According to reports on social media, several individuals began throwing beer and paint at Pusha-T mid-way through his set at Danforth Music Hall. Eventually, three men jumped onto the

Joe Perry cancels US fall tour following hospitalization

Experiencing a shortness of breath, Joe Perry was hospitalized earlier this month following a guest appearance at a Billy Joel concert in New York. Although a press statement released shortly after indicated he would be better in time for a slate of upcoming solo shows, the Aerosmith guitarist has now decided to cancel the remainder of his 2018 tour dates.