Lady Gaga’s split from Taylor Kinney influenced her upcoming album, Joanne. She told the U.K.’s The Mirror, “When you listen to the album, it’s clear the influence that all the men in my life have made on this record. That’s at the middle of it, as well: I always wanted to be a good girl. And Joanne was such a good girl.” Gaga added, “But I have such a rebellious spirit, and my father was always very angry. He drank because of his sister’s death. I was trying to understand him through making this record, and in that, also trying to understand why I love men that are cowboys.”
Bruno Mars is back with some new tunes. The singer tweeted, “MY ALBUM IS DONE!” He also wrote on Instagram, “Excited to announce ’24k Magic,’ out this Friday. You can call it my first single, but I call it the invitation to the party.”
Johnny Depp is noticeably missing from the new Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales trailer. In the preview, which debuted Sunday, October 2nd during an episode of Fear the Walking Dead, the villainous Captain Salazar (played by Javier Bardem) ominously intones of Depp’s character Jack Sparrow: “Death will come straight for him.” This is Depp’s first major film after this past spring’s Alice Through the Looking Glass flopped.
Hugh Hefner has always been the life of the party, however there is a new report that has some people worried. According to the New York Post’s Page Six Hef is not well, and he looks like he weighs 90 pounds. The publication also claims Hugh, who has been keeping a low profile in recent months, is requesting any guests that visit the Playboy Mansion sign a confidentially agreement to prevent information leaking.
Toni Braxton has reportedly been hospitalized in Atlanta due to complications related to her battle with lupus, TMZ reports. The singer is said to be in serious condition.