Ed Sheeran is facing a lawsuit over his hit, “Thinking Out Loud.” According to TMZ, Sheeran is being sued by the family of Ed Townsend, who co-wrote Marvin Gaye’s “Let’s Get It On.” The family has accused the British singer of stealing the melody, harmony and rhythm composition of Gaye’s record.
Mariah Carey and her fiancé, James Packer, have matching yachts. MiMi showed off the boats on Entertainment Tonight earlier this week, revealing the boats’ names, amenities and cost per week. The singer’s yacht, which is called the Capri after her favorite island in Italy, has six staterooms, including her master suite. The master suite has a full bathroom, two bars, a jacuzzi, a gym, a library, a deck, a dining room and a living room. In order to get to James’ boat, MiMi and her twins have to take a small ferry. Packer’s yacht, which is called the Arctic P, is the 7th largest privately owned vessel.
Britney Spears has confirmed the next single to be released from her upcoming album, Glory. According toBreatheHeavy.com, Britney said during a recent Q&A, “Invitation is the first track that’s on the album, which I co-wrote with Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, and Nick Monson. It’s the perfect track to kick off Glory, and I can’t wait for you all to hear it!”
Reports say that Nick Cannon recently went out on a date with Chilli and her mom Ava. A source told People that the two went to Roku in Los Angeles with Ava last week. A source said, “Nick was super engaged with Chilli and her mom and very animated. They were laughing and giggling and seemed to be telling lots of jokes.”
The cast of Fast 8 is allegedly furious with Dwayne Johnson for airing their behind-the-scenes drama on social media. He wrote on Instagram on Monday (August 8th,) “My female co-stars are always amazing and I love ’em. My male co-stars however are a different story. Some conduct themselves as stand up men and true professionals, while others don’t. The ones that don’t are too chicken s*** to do anything about it anyway. Candy asses.”
The he said/she said drama continues for Amber Heard and Johnny Depp. TMZ is reporting that Johnny’s legal is refuting claims that they never tried to question Amber over the weekend and have filed new court documents alleging the opposite to be true. The Justice League actress was reportedly asked to enter the conference room to start her deposition at 2 PM on Saturday (August 6th) but refused. They asked again a few hours later but would not leave the room she was in and supposedly started to cry at one point.
Taylor Lautner took part in a Facebook Live chat with his Scream Queens co-stars Lea Michele andJohn Stamos on Monday where he was grilled about his relationship with Taylor Swift. Lea asked, “You dated Taylor Swift, I remember that! Should we talk about it? Didn’t she write a song about you?” Taylor responded, “That’s hilarious…that’s what she does. She writes songs.” After some additional prodding, Taylor admitted that the song they were referring to was “Back To December.”
Blake Lively doesn’t think women should worry about losing their post-baby weight. She explained onSunrise Australia earlier this week, “It’s so unfair. It’s so celebrated: ‘This is what someone looks like after having a baby.’ And I think a woman’s body after having a baby is pretty amazing.” Blake added, “You don’t have to have be Victoria’s-Secret–ready right away. You’ve just done the most incredible miracle that life has to offer. You gave birth to a human being. I would really like to see that celebrated.” Blake is currently pregnant with her second child.
Has Lady Gaga moved on from Taylor Kinney already? There is a rumour circulating that she and 61-year-old Goodfellas star Ray Liotta have been hanging out. A witness revealed to Page Six that they recently enjoyed dinner together in a private room in L’Artusi restaurant in New York City. The source said, “They looked super chummy and like they know each other well.” The pair apparently stayed at the restaurant until after 10:30 pm while taking smoke breaks throughout the evening. They both appeared in the 2014 film, Sin City: A Dame To Kill For.
There is a new Chronicles of Narnia movie in the works. C.S. Lewis’ fourth Narnia novel, The Silver Chair, is being adapted by Life of Pi screenwriterDavid Magee. The first three films have grossed over $1.6 billion across the globe.