Monday, March 30, 2020

Dear Gossips,

The iHeart Living Room Concert for America was not live. That is, they weren’t throwing from one performer to another in real time. The performances, though, did indeed take place at each of the artists’ homes, and some were more candid than others.  Read Full Intro

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 20:58:22 March 30, 2020 20:58:22
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How are you feeling? Are you feeling ALL the feelings? There are probably a lot of reasons for all your feelings but one of them might be that today is the birthday of the Queen of All Feelings, Celine Dion! This is how her team celebrated – by posting a throwback. Um, that dress still works. I would wear it today. Full Story

Duana Names: The Names Aren’t Real In Real Life!

Duana Posted by Duana at March 30, 2020 20:05:13 March 30, 2020 20:05:13
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Duana, Long time reader, second time caller. I love your column and had hoped all your advice and wisdom would keep me out of my current predicament. Baby Girl was born March 21 and remains nameless. When we first left the hospital with our unnamed girl I felt great relief, and even success - I would have the time to properly try on our short list and choose the one that was “right”. Full Story

Show Your Work: Both Sides of Chris Evans

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 19:32:51 March 30, 2020 19:32:51
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Chris Evans was featured in TIME last week as one of “27 people bridging divides across America” with his new website, A Starting Point. It was supposed to launch at SXSW but since SXSW and, well, everything else has been postponed or cancelled outright, he and his team are now working towards a new date. Full Story

Shawn & Camila’s Living Room Performance

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 17:40:12 March 30, 2020 17:40:12

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello are self-isolating together, as we’ve seen, which means they showed up on the iHeart Living Room Concert last night. She sang, he played guitar. His hair and his quarantine tan were already working for me. But my oh my when he’s playing guitar, with that hair, and that quarantine tan, Shawn Mendes has never been hotter. Full Story

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Sussex (Royal) Update

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 16:18:42 March 30, 2020 16:18:42
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As I wrote earlier, since tomorrow is the final day that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be considered senior royals, we should have been anticipating some updates…and we now have them.           Full Story

Bad Bunny: Show Your Twerk

Prem Posted by Prem at March 30, 2020 15:02:40 March 30, 2020 15:02:40
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I think it’s time we gave some love to Bad Bunny here on Lainey Gossip. His new album YHLQMDLG, which stands for “Yo Hago Lo Que Me Da La Gana” and means “I do what I want to do”, came out at the end of February and has received some excellent reviews. According to Pitchfork Full Story

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: security and diplomatic status

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 14:29:43 March 30, 2020 14:29:43
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were trending worldwide on Twitter yesterday for a few hours. They were not the reason why they were trending. It’s because Donald Trump tweeted about them, along with boasting about his “ratings” and comparing how popular his COVID-19 press conferences have been to The Bachelor. Full Story

Meet Adonis Graham 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 30, 2020 13:50:58 March 30, 2020 13:50:58
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Drake must have had a hard time sleeping last night. Because at around 5am ET, and he’s been in Toronto since the start of isolation, he decided it was time to introduce us to his son, Adonis. And he included a photo of Adonis’s mother, Sophie Brussaux.           Full Story