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The list of star-studded performers keeps growing for the 40th annual American Music Awards, with Justin Bieber, Usher, Ke$ha and No Doubt added to the lineup on Monday (November 5). These major acts join an already announced list of chart-topping performers including Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, Pink, Carrie Underwood, Pitbull, Christina Aguilera and Linkin Park, who will all take the stage when the show airs live on November 18 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on
SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO IS MAKING A COMEBACK!
This month, Centric will premiere its new talent show “Apollo Live,” an update of the “Amateur Night” portion of the syndicated “Showtime at the Apollo” series – where the audience is encouraged to boo an act that’s not on point. Filmed inside of the world famous Apollo Theater in
50 Cent’s former friendship with boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has spiraled down into an inevitable exchange of insults played out across Twitter. The former partners and BFFs fell out when plans to set up fight promotion company TMT fell through. In a series of Twitter posts, the G-Unit mogul wrote, “TMT Is Over. the money team is no longer a team… I’m no longer apart or down with TMT promotions… cause the other half of the money team Didnt put up there $Money$ (sic).” Mayweather tweeted in response: Mayweather went on to call 50 “A male boxing groupie…,” adding, “hold my belts because your album sales have declined.” 50 Cent responded: “Money Floyd you know I have more Money then you (sic)… you go broke every fight stupid.” Ouch. Maybe it’s for publicity.
Over the weekend, A-listers came out in full support, to pay tribute to comedic actor Eddie Murphy. Sponsored by Spike TV, the event was for a TV special called, “Eddie Murphy: One Night Only.” The evening included tributes by Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry, Martin Lawrence, Chris Rock and Keenan Ivory Wayans, while his comical colleagues Arsenio Hall, Tracy Morgan, Adam Sandler and Russell Brand, gave the audience personal stories about working with Eddie. One of the highlights of the evening was Eddie’s performance with Stevie Wonder (the two sang Higher Ground). The special will air November 14th.
Though "R&B Divas" has become a success for TV