Eric Clapton has shared a new acoustic instrumental track, "For Jack," in memory of former Cream bandmate Jack Bruce, who recently passed away at the age of 71 after a battle with liver disease. Clapton posted a brief Facebook note that read in part, "He was a great musician and composer, and a tremendous inspiration to me."
Kelly Clarkson showed off her cover of the Taylor Swift tune "Shake It Off" during a performance in Buffalo, New York on Saturday, October 25. Prior to the performance, Kelly called the cut one of her "favorite songs out right now . . . and you think you know it but you don't. It's not Sam Smith."
Lady Gaga made a cardinal mistake during a recent performance in London - she shouted out the wrong city name. During a stop at London's O2 Arena on her ARTPOP Tour, she said, "Hello Manchester," to the crowd as she walked out on stage. Despite the onstage blunder, Gaga ironically tweeted "#artRAVELondon its time I've been excited for these shows for so long."
Despite rumors, Lionel Richie says that he is not the biological father of Khloe Kardashian. When asked by a TMZ cameraman if he was her father, Richie simply replied, "No, of course not," before jokingly adding, "They are my kids. They grew up in my house, but no, I'm not the dad, but I would adopt you."
During a recent appearance on Inside the Actors Studio, Sting explained his affinity for tantric sex. "The idea of tantric sex is a spiritual act," he told host James Lipton. "I don't know any purer and better way of expressing a love for another individual than sharing that wonderful, I call it, 'sacrament.' I would stand by it."
Taylor Swift has shared the official track list for her new album 1989. The LP - Swift's fifth studio release - is set to be released on October 28. The album features the singles "Welcome To New York" and "Shake It Off," the latter of which debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.