Tom Petty, Legendary Singer, Dead at 66


Tom Petty, one of the rock music world’s biggest stars and an American musical icon, died on Monday after suffering cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu, California. He was 66. “On behalf of the Tom Petty family we are devastated to announce the untimely death of of our father, husband, brother, leader and friend Tom Petty,” shared longtime manager […]

Alan Bersten Steps in for Maks Chmerkovskiy on ‘DWTS’ as the Pro Deals With a ‘Personal Issue’


As for Chmerkovskiy, his absence was acknowledged by Erin Andrews at the start of the show, following Tom Bergeron’s somber tribute to the victims of the Las Vegas shooting and the show’s opening number. “Maks is dealing with a personal issue, so Alan is stepping in and dancing with Vanessa tonight,” Andrews said. However, no […]

Las Vegas Shooting Victims Identified


Sonny Melton, a registered nurse, died in the shooting, the Henry County Medical Center in Paris, Tennessee, told The Associated Press. His wife, Dr. Heather Melton, was with him when the shots rang out. Heather Melton told WZTV in Nashville, Tennessee, that her husband sacrificed his life to save her. “At this point, I’m in complete disbelief […]

Miley Cyrus & Adam Sandler Open ‘Tonight Show’ With Tribute to Las Vegas Victims, Late Night Hosts Weigh In


Stephen Colbert sat down at the start of The Late Show to reflect on the tragedy, and called on President Donald Trump to make a difference regarding gun laws in America. “Once again, we want to send out thoughts and prayers to the victims and their families and anyone who was hurt by this unimaginably […]

Coldplay Covers ‘Free Fallin’ As Celebs Share Tom Petty Tributes Following His Death


The world lost a music legend on Monday. Singer-songwriter Tom Petty passed away at the age of 66 after suffering from cardiac arrest in his Malibu, California, home. The profound loss was felt by fans across the country and around the world. At Coldplay’s Portland, Oregon, concert, the band honored Petty’s memory by performing a […]

Christina Grimmie’s Family Reaches Out to Families of Las Vegas Victims: ‘We Truly Understand’


The friends and family of Christina Grimmie have reached out to the victims of Sunday night’s shooting in Las Vegas. Grimmie, a singer-songwriter and Voice contestant, was shot and killed at the age of 22 by a concert goer in June 2016 in Orlando, Florida. In a message of support, the Grimmie family released a […]