Shawn Mendes doesn’t think being a sex symbol is something to rave about, unless you’re in love and it’s your partner who is referring to you as a sex symbol. During a recent interview with Billboard, the singer explained, “The second I feel about a girl the way I feel about music is when I know. Being a sex -symbol isn’t cool unless you’re in love with a girl and she calls you a sex symbol.” He also claims that it is impossible to have sex now that he’s famous.
Taylor Swift won’t be attending the MTV Video Music Awards this year. An insider told People magazine, “Taylor was never scheduled to attend the VMAs.” Swift, who is known to attend and sing along to the lyrics of her favorite songs while in the audience, was not nominated for any awards this year.
Britney Spears hasn’t given Lifetime the green light to do a biopic based on her life. Reps for the singer confirmed to BreatheHeavy.com that Britney “will not be contributing in any way, shape or form to the Lifetime biopic nor does it have her blessing.” As previously reported, BreatheHeavy.com published a story saying that Lifetime was allegedly going to be releasing a biopic on Britney that was going to highlight her “rise to fame, fall from grace and triumphant resurrection.”
Adele is moving to the west cost. According to Celebuzz.com, the singer’s new neighbor said, “She’s always incognito in a hat and glasses. But she’s very friendly!” Adele also revealed to fans during a recent show that she plans to move to L.A. She said, “I’m officially half a resident of LA. Half LA; half London. I’m in America for eight months. I’m on tour and then I’m going to have Christmas in America. I haven’t done that before, I’m really excited.” According to Us Weekly, the singer purchased a $9.5 million mansion in Beverly Hills.
Eminem has partnered up with the Kids In Need Foundation to donate some school supplies to students in Flint, Michigan. Earlier this week, he posted a PSA on IG asking his 9 million followers to join him in donating school supplies to all 5,500 students in Flint. According to the website, a $25 donation can help one kid have supplies for the entire year.
Wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson topped a Forbes magazine list of the world’s highest paid actors on Thursday. It is estimated that he made $64.5 million in 2016. Johnson, knocked Robert Downey Jr. off the top spot and more than doubled his 2015 earnings, largely thanks to his action comedy Central Intelligence. Johnson, known as “The Rock” during his wrestling career, also collected advance fees from the eighth installment of the popular Fast and Furious racing movie franchise.