Tag Archives: Fame

Trent Reznor inducts The Cure into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: Watch

The 2019 class of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame were inducted on Friday during a ceremony at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Among the seven prestigious inductees were new wave pioneers The Cure. Despite his past feelings about the Hall of Fame, Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor was tapped to formally induct the iconic English outfit. Reznor

The Cure perform at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony: Watch

The Cure were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on Friday night, during a ceremony held at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. On hand to introduce the iconic UK outfit was none other than Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor, who delivered an extremely personal and heartfelt speech. Following their induction, The Cure took

Janelle Monáe inducts Janet Jackson into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: Watch

Friday night saw the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2019 formally inducted during a ceremony at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Helping welcome pop icon Janet Jackson into the ranks of music history was an artist some might describe as the heir apparent to Miss Jackson’s legacy, Janelle Monáe. Having the Dirty Computer singer welcome

Despite incidents of vandalism, Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame star will not get added security

Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalized on several occasions over the last year, including at the hands of a pickaxe-wielding Death Grips-listening guitarist. Last Wednesday the star was again vandalized — not once, but twice. In the span of a few hours, one person spray-painted swastikas on the star,

The Fame: How Lady Gaga Became Pop’s Self-Made Superstar

In one of the first shots of the 2017 documentary Gaga: Five Foot Two, Lady Gaga is wearing sweatpants. There’s nothing revolutionary about sweatpants, of course — nothing shocking or provocative — and nobody would be surprised that Lady Gaga was filmed wearing sweatpants in 2017, except perhaps Lady Gaga in 2008. By the time

“Weird Al” Yankovic receives Hollywood Walk of Fame star: Watch

“Weird Al” Yankovic received his Hollywood Walk of Fame star on Monday. The hour-long ceremony took place in Los Angeles, across from the famous TCL Chinese Theatres, and featured glowing speeches from actor Thomas Lennon, veteran radio broadcaster Dr. Demento, and Mitch O’Farrell, a member of the local City Council. Known for his ingenious, Grammy-winning parody

Ann Wilson Inducts the Moody Blues Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Fifty-four years after “Go Now” introduced them to the world, the Moody Blues were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland. They were singled out by 2013 inductee Ann Wilson of Heart for “taking me from childhood into adulthood as a disciple.” “The very few boys who took me