Kelly Clarkson helped raise over $100,000 for Musicians on Call during a Hard Rock Café performance in Nashville on Nov. 14. MOC helps musicians connect with bed-ridden hospital patients for uplifting performances. "When I first learned about MOC, it appealed to me for so many reasons," Clarkson said in a presser.
Taylor Swift has opened up about her experience on the set of The Giver, saying she learned a lot from working with Jeff Bridges. She spoke on the experience with Extra: "I learned so much. I did all my scenes with Jeff Bridges. He is just a master. He is just incredible. Learning from someone like that on set I was just, 'How did I get here?'"
Jennifer Lopez has connected with Kohl's retail stores for a new Black Friday promotion campaign dubbed #GetJenniferThere. The singer will appear in seven ads for the campaign, which are also in partnership with ABC and the American Music Awards. One of the ads is already streaming via YouTube and features Lopez riding in a car that is stuck in gridlock.
Carlos Santana will release his first Spanish-language album, Corazon, early next year. The LP features a host of guest talent including Gloria Estefan, Ziggy Marley, Diego Torres and Los Fabulosos Cadillacs. According to Billboard, Santana has partnered with HBO to film a live concert featuring many of the album's guests live from Guadalajara.
A photo of Stevie Nicks on the set of FX's American Horror Story has hit the web. Nicks has already mentioned that she has agreed to make an appearance on the program. Now, show creator Ryan Murphy has posted a photo featuring Nicks posing before a painting. Murphy has previously explained the role that the Fleetwood Mac fronter will play.
Elton John, Paul McCartney and Bon Jovi all made the cut on Forbes magazine's list of highest paid musicians. BJ was the third highest paid ($79 million), while Elton came in ninth ($54) and Macca was twelfth ($47). According to Forbes, the Rocket Man made a bundle the old fashioned way - on the road.