Gossip Cop has reported that Prince’s death is now being investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Attorney’s Office. While the cause of the singer’s death has not yet been revealed, rumours have surfaced that it may have been due to an overdose on painkillers.
Saturday Night Live will get a double dose of Drake later this month. The show, as well as the rapper, announced his upcoming appearance as host and performer. Drake will appear on SNL on May 14th. He previously teased an upcoming acting gig during his interview with Zane Lowe, saying, “I got something nice coming up in May. I’d love to go back to acting. It’s all about the right decisions.”
Celine Dion has had a rough 2016. She lost her husband of over 20 years, Rene Angelil, and just two days later she lost her brother, Daniel. It looks like she will have something to celebrate as she will receive the Icon Award at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. The event will be hosted by Ludacris and Ciara and will air live from Las Vegas on May 22nd.
Justin Bieber was on the hot seat earlier this week when PETA sent him a letter after he was photographed petting a leashed tiger at his dad’s engagement party. Now he has a new issue on the legal front. On Tuesday, May 3rd, a Houston man filed a $75,000 lawsuit against the singer for allegedly breaking his cellphone. Robert Earl Morgan was videotaping Bieber as he attempted to drink beer out of funnel-like bong. After Justin spilled beer all over himself, he allegedly grabbed Morgan’s camera and smashed it.
Janet Jackson will turn 50 years old on May 16th and the singer is expecting. E! Online confirms that the 49 year-old is pregnant with her first child with billionaire husband, Wissam Al Mana. Last month, the singer stopped her Unbreakable tour due to doctor’s orders. She was told to “rest up” but did not at the time confirm that she was pregnant.
Singer and actress Miley Cyrus will star in Woody Allen’s still untitled Amazon series alongside Elaine May. There’s still no official release date for the six episode series which is currently in the editing stage. Allen recently shared with the Hollywood Reporter that he’s wanted to work with Cyrus for some time.
Syfy has announced that the official title for the fourth installment of Sharknado will be Sharknado: The 4th Awakens. The movie will include cameos by Cynthia Bailey, Duane Chapman, Stacey Dash, David Faustino, Frank Mir, Vince Neil, Dr Drew Pinsky, Patti Stanger, Jay DeMarcus of Rascal Flatts, Lori Greiner, Corey Taylor, Robert Herjavec, Kym Johnson, Carrie Keagan, T’Keyah Crystal Keymah, and Baywatch stars Gena Lee Nolin and Alexandra Paul. It premieres on July 31st.