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Angela Bassett Joins The Cast of ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’

Angela Bassett Joins The Cast of ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’

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Golden Globe® Award winner Angela Bassett is the latest American Horror Story veteran to return for AHS: Hotel, the fifth installment of Ryan Murphy’s horror anthology series. Bassett joins fellow AHS alum Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Wes Bentley, Chloë Sevigny and Matt Bomer in the cast of Hotel, along with Lady Gaga and Cheyenne Jackson.

Bassett most recently starred as “Desiree Dupree” in the recently completed AHS: Freak Show and previously as “Marie Laveau” in AHS: Coven, a role that earned her a Primetime Emmy® Award nomination in 2014. She is currently in production on the feature films Survivor and London Has Fallen.

Production of the 13-episode Hotel will begin in Los Angeles in late summer, and will air on FX in October. The American Horror Story franchise is produced by Twentieth Century Fox Television.

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Super Bowl Week To Commence With Public Concert Event and Fireworks Display on Monday, January 27

Super Bowl Week To Commence With Public Concert Event and Fireworks Display on Monday, January 27

A Star Studded Event!

A Star Studded Event!

Area football fans and visitors to New York and New Jersey will have a unique opportunity to welcome Super Bowl XLVIII to the region, as the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee in partnership with Macy’s will produce the “Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular,” a free, ticketed event featuring performances by Daughtry and Goo Goo Dolls, with additional acts to be announced, and a first-class Macy’s Fireworks show. The kickoff event, the first to ever be associated with a Super Bowl, will take place on Monday, January 27, along the Hudson River at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey, and serve as the official launch to the weeklong events.

Hosted by Fox Sports‘ Joe Buck and Erin Andrews, with reporting by American Idol winner Jordin Sparks, portions of the “Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular Starring Macy’s Fireworks” will air nationally on Monday, January 27 from 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST, on FOX Sports 1 (check local listings). During the show, Sparks will report from Macy’s Herald Square and contribute with Super Bowl food and fashion segments. The live concert event at Liberty State Park will begin at 7:30 PM.

“Super Bowl XLVIII is no stranger to historic ‘firsts’ and the ‘Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular’ will be a special part of the groundbreaking theme so closely associated with this game,” said Robert Wood “Woody” Johnson, Co-Chairman of the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee. “The Super Bowl experience in New Jersey and New York promises to be unlike any other, and this event will serve as an exciting, welcoming start to the week.”

“As momentum builds for Super Bowl XLVIII, and all eyes turn to New York and New Jersey, the ‘Super Bowl Kickoff Spectacular’ will serve as a rally for the incredible residents of and visitors to the region,” said Jonathan Tisch, Co-Chairman of the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee. “We are excited to hold this event for our region’s fans, allowing them to be a part of the celebratory fanfare that will drive momentum for the continuation of the week as we welcome the world to New Jersey and New York.”

“We are thrilled to partner with the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee to produce this incredible spectacle that will officially launch Super Bowl week for the very first time in our own backyard,” said Martine Reardon, Macy’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Macy’s own signature fireworks display will cap off an exciting show featuring fantastic musical performances. The Kickoff Spectacular promises to be an extraordinary start to the weeklong party, culminating with Super Bowl XLVIII.”

“Macy’s is no strangero momentous occasions and holidays, often marking special events both regionally and nationally with unparalleled fanfare, and we are pleased to have the company’s signature spectacular part of our Super Bowl kickoff,” said Alfred F. Kelly, Jr., President and CEO of the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee. “Together with Macy’s, we are pleased to present this special event, and officially begin an unforgettable week of experiences for all the residents and fans of New York and New Jersey who have supported us throughout this historic journey to 2014.”

Ending the evening with a big bang, the world-famous Macy’s Fireworks will set the sky ablaze with an unparalleled display of pyrotechnic firepower. Expertly choreographed to an energetic soundtrack featuring songs from top music stars including Bruce Springsteen, Alicia Keys, Bon Jovi, Bruno Mars, Lady GaGa and more; the 13-minute spectacle will be fired from two barges on the Hudson River flanking the Statue of Liberty. The fireworks display will feature Macy’s signature high-flying multi-level explosions reaching heights of 1,000-feet, making the spectacle visible to spectators in the surrounding area.

Limited quantities of free general admission tickets are available to the public beginning today via www.SBKickoffSpectacular.com. Tickets are required in order to access the space and prime viewing of Macy’s Fireworks at Liberty State Park.

Additionally, a VIP opportunity is available for fans wishing to enjoy a pre-concert experience. The “Host Committee NJ Warming Lodge” at Maritime Parc Restaurant will offer a pre-concert experience including comfort food, soft drinks and hot beverages. The VIP ticket available for $40 includes a reserved viewing location for the concert and Macy’s Fireworks.

For fans traveling by car, free limited parking will be available (an advance parking pass is required and available on the website). Event organizers suggest public transportation and request that spectators refrain from bringing large bags, backpacks, strollers, liquids, or coolers. All bags are subject to search

Multi-platinum recording artist Daughtry has scored four No. 1 hits, garnered four Grammy nominations, won four American Music Awards, sold over 7.5 million albums, 17 million singles worldwide and sold out concerts around the world. Daughtry’s self-titled debut was the fastest selling rock debut in Soundscan history and its follow up Leave This Town marked the quintet’s second consecutive No. 1 album and Daughtry’s third album Break The Spell was certified gold in four weeks of its release. Daughtry’s new album Baptized was released on November 19 and its lead single “Waiting For Superman” a bona fide hit continues to race up the Hot AC and Pop radio charts. The band is gearing up for a world tour starting in March with show all over Europe and United Kingdom then the United States beginning in late spring. In addition to recording and touring the globe, Daughtry is also dedicated to using its position to raise awareness about a number of charitable causes including an ambassadorship with DC Comics We Can Be Heroes campaign.

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated Goo Goo Dolls recently released their 10th studio album, Magnetic. The album debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart, and their new single, “Come To Me,” is climbing the radio charts and is currently in the Top 20. Goo Goo Dolls have sold over 10 million albums worldwide, with 14 Top 10 Radio hits – more than any other artist in the history of the Hot AC format. They are the only artist to have three songs on Billboard’s “Top 100 Songs from 1992-2012” including the Number One slot for “Iris.” John Rzeznik has been honored with the Songwriters Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award and they have been inducted into Guitar Center’s Historic Hollywood Rock Walk. The band has relentlessly toured since the album’s release, and will continue to do so in 2014.

Conceived and produced by the NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee, the event will be produced in conjunction with Macy’s Parade & Entertainment Group by IMG Productions, Steve Mayer, Executive Producer.

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MACHETE KILLS: Check Out The Lady Gaga “Aura” Trailer

MACHETE KILLS: Check Out The Lady Gaga “Aura” Trailer

'Machete Kills'

‘Machete Kills’

Lady Gaga makes her acting debut in the upcoming movie MACHETE KILLS alongside an all-star cast featuring Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Carlos Estevez, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Demian Bichir, Alexa Vega, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding, Jr., William Sadler, Marko Zaror and Mel Gibson.

Check out this new trailer for MACHETE KILLS featuring a sneak preview of Lady Gaga’s never-before-released song “Aura” — from her forthcoming album ARTPOP, available November 11.

To celebrate the song, MACHETE KILLS created a special lyric video featuring the entire “Aura” song that will launch Tuesday, October 8. Stay tuned to @MacheteKills for the launch of the lyric video.

Can’t get enough Machete?  Do not be ashamed. Few can.  Head over to the official MACHETE KILLS site and Facebook page for more action and the latest updates about the film.

MACHETE KILLS will be in theaters everywhere October 11th.

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MACHETE KILLS: New Red Band Trailer Features Babes, Blood And Badasses!

MACHETE KILLS: New Red Band Trailer Features Babes, Blood And Badasses!

'Machete Kills'

‘Machete Kills’

Babes, blood, and badasses…. The MACHETE KILLS red band trailer has it all!  Trust us when we say you are going to want to watch it more than once.  See why by checking it out on IGN now at this location or check it out below!

In MACHETE KILLS, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent MACHETE, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to spread war and anarchy.

With an all-star cast including Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Charlie Sheen, Lady Gaga, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Mel Gibson, and Danny Trejo as the legendary Machete, MACHETE KILLS will be in theaters everywhere October 11th.

Can’t get enough Machete?  Do not be ashamed. Few can.  Head over to the official MACHETE KILLS site and Facebook page for more action and the latest updates about the film.

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MACHETE KILLS: A Murder’s Row of Characters Featured On The New Poster!

MACHETE KILLS: A Murder’s Row of Characters Featured On The New Poster!

Think you can handle Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Demian Bichir, Amber Heard, Mel Gibson, Carlos Estevez AND Lady Gaga all on the same poster?  Well, the gang’s all here. See for yourself by checking out the final poster for MACHETE KILLS.
In MACHETE KILLS, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent MACHETE, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to spread war and anarchy.  MACHETE KILLS will be in theaters everywhere October 11th.
Can’t get enough Machete?  Do not be ashamed. Few can.  Head over to the official MACHETE KILLS site and Facebook page for more action and the latest updates about the film.
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MACHETE KILLS: Check Out An Explosive New Trailer For The Film!

MACHETE KILLS: Check Out An Explosive New Trailer For The Film!

An action tour de force!

An action tour de force!

See why you don’t want to mess with Machete in the explosive new trailer for MACHETE KILLS live on Machinima.  If you fail to do this, you’ll have to answer to the man himself:

With an all-star cast including Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Charlie Sheen, Lady Gaga, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Mel Gibson, and Danny Trejo as the legendary Machete, MACHETE KILLS will be in theaters everywhere October 11th.

Can’t get enough Machete?  Do not be ashamed. Few can.  Head over to the official MACHETE KILLS site for more action and the latest updates about the film.

Synopsis: In MACHETE KILLS, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent MACHETE, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to spread war and anarchy across the planet. 

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POPwater Wants To Send You To The AMP Radio SPF Summer Pool Fiesta In Las Vegas!

POPwater Wants To Send You To The AMP Radio SPF Summer Pool Fiesta In Las Vegas!

POPwater wants to send you to the AMP Radio SPF Summer Pool Fiesta in Las Vegas with Robin Thicke, Jason Derulo and Sammy Adams! Ten winners (plus a guest) will each score round-trip airfare, hotel stay at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and VIP access to POPwater’s cabana.  To enter, post your best POP FACE to Instagram with the hashtag #WATERWENTPOP and you could party VIP style in Vegas.  Full details at https://www.facebook.com/popwater.

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Lady Gaga Announces Release of “Applause” Single From New Album “ARTPOP”

Lady Gaga Announces Release of “Applause” Single From New Album “ARTPOP”

lady-gaga-artpop-2013Multi-platinum and Grammy Award-winning artist Lady Gaga has announced that the first single from her long-awaited forthcoming album/app ARTPOP is “Applause”, and has released its single artwork shot by Inez & Vinoodh. “Applause” will be available worldwide beginning August 19th, and is the first single from the pop icon’s highly anticipated fourth studio album/app ARTPOP, which will hit stores around the world on November 11th through Streamline/Interscope Records.

Due to popular audience demand, the pre-order for ARTPOP will also now arrive on August 19th – two weeks earlier than previously announced. Fans who visit digital music retailers on August 19th will be able to purchase the single “Applause” as well as pre-order their copy of ARTPOP with just one click.

Lady Gaga is set to perform “Applause” for the first time at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on August 25th.

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Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation Launches “#BRAVEStamp”

Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation Launches “#BRAVEStamp”

Show Your Support!

Show Your Support!

The Born This Way Foundation (BTWF) is excited to announce the “#BRAVEStamp” campaign — a nationwide call-to-action to promote youth empowerment, mental wellness, kindness and bravery in tandem with the Born Brave Bus Tour fundraising campaign. Starting today through August 23rd, fans and supporters are encouraged to create and show off their #BRAVEstamp on CrowdRise, a crowd-funding platform that makes giving to charitable causes fun using incentives and social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr.

The #BRAVEStamp campaign and the Born Brave Bus Tour are efforts to build a sense of community and promote self-acceptance.  The Born Brave Bus Tour is an experience that provides incredible mental wellness resources to young people across the country. Participants raising donations on CrowdRise will be entered to win amazing prizes including a trip to the VMA’s or an iPod with a playlist created directly by Lady Gaga.

Here’s how to get involved:

1. COMPLETE THIS SENTENCE

I am brave for…

Whether it’s a saying, a movement, a personal experience, or a person’s name, we want you to get real. Write it on your arm, stomach, face or leg, and then snap a pic.

2. SHOW UP

Set up a fundraising page on CrowdRise and use the image with your BRAVE Stamp on it as the main pic.

3. STEP ON THE GAS 

Share your new CrowdRise profile and BRAVE Stamp with everyone you know, and ask them to donate to your page and start fundraising themselves! Donations will fuel the Born Brave Bus tour, a modern-day “youth tailgate” that provides incredible resources to young people across the country.

4. WIN BIG

You gave to us. Now it’s time for us to give back.

Right now through Monday, August 5th, for each $30 you raise you’ll be entered to Win a Trip for you and a friend to the MTV Video Music Awards. So, if you raise $120 you’ll be entered 4 times to win. No, we’re not kidding.  There are also a bunch of unbelievable prizes for fundraisers and donors including:

•  Raise $150 between July 23-August 4 and you could be one of 25 winners to get Lady Gaga’s Fame Perfume.

•  Raise or Donate $49 between August 5-11 for a chance to win 1 of 25 pieces of merchandise from Lady Gaga’s Barney New York campaign.

•  Donate or Raise $200 between August 9-23 for a chance to win Lady Gaga’s iPod w/ full playlist.

•  Between July 23-August 19, the first 10 people to raise $1,000 total will receive a personalized Thank You from Lady Gaga on Facebook.

•  Between July 23-August 21, donate $29 for a chance to win a “Groupie Experience” at the Born Brave Bus Tour closest to you.

“Lady Gaga and her incredible fan base are forces of good, the scale and intensity of which we rarely see,” said CrowdRise Co-founder and philanthropist Edward Norton. “I couldn’t be more excited to see how far this crowd goes for the Born This Way Foundation.”

It’s time to get on board. Be Brave. Spread the Word. Get Inked.

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MACHETE KILLS: Explosive New Michelle Rodriguez Clip, Demain Birchir Gets A Poster!

MACHETE KILLS: Explosive New Michelle Rodriguez Clip, Demain Birchir Gets A Poster!

There is no better way to kick off Comic Con than by watching Michelle Rodriguez kick some serious ass in a new preview of MACHETE KILLS.  Check it out now on EW.com – Click Here > 

Want to see more reasons why Michelle is not to be messed with?  Then be sure to check her out at the Entertainment Weekly’s Women Who Kick Ass panel at San Diego Comic-Con this Saturday.
With an all-star cast including Michelle Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara, Amber Heard, Charlie Sheen, Lady Gaga, Antonio Banderas, Jessica Alba, Vanessa Hudgens, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Mel Gibson, and Danny Trejo as the legendary Machete, MACHETE KILLS will be in theaters everywhere October 4th.

Can’t get enough Machete?  Be sure to head over to the official MACHETE KILLS site for more action and the latest updates about the film.  Be sure to soak in the awesomeness of a new character poster featuring Demian Bichir as Mendez the Madman.
Synopsis: In MACHETE KILLS, Danny Trejo returns as ex-Federale agent MACHETE, who is recruited by the President of the United States for a mission which would be impossible for any mortal man – he must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire arms dealer who has hatched a plan to spread war and anarchy across the planet. 
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