The Doobie Brothers have unveiled the guest list for their upcoming country tribute album Southbound. According to guitarist and singer Patrick Simmons, the group was surprised to hear they had so many fans in the genre: "The artists picked the tracks. It's a best-of, if you will, but it's re-done by incredible Nashville players in the studio . . ."
Taylor Swift responded to a young lovelorn fan on Instagram who asked her guy advice. The girl, Hannah, writes that she has "the biggest crush in the whole wide world on [him], and he'll never like me back." "I think we grow up thinking the only love that counts as true love is the kind that lasts forever or is fully realized," responded Tay Tay.
Elton John has given screenwriter Lee Hall access to his diaries to help him with the writing of the upcoming Rocketman biopic. Hall, speaking with the BBC, said Elton is eager to make a true to life film: "One day, he took me to his house and opened a safe and he had all his private diaries that nobody had seen from when he was in rehab . . ."
Jessie J debuted a curly new hairdo while performing at the Wales Access All Eirias festival on Saturday. The long locks were a departure for J, who is typically seen wearing ponytails and bobs. She hit Twitter earlier in the week to tell her fans she's dedicated to them: "One thing I strive for is to be consistent. Whether it's 5 people in an audience or 50 thousand . . ."
Jennifer Lopez turned 45 in style, accompanied by high-profile friends including French Montana and Fat Joe. The "I Luh Ya Papi" songstress posed with Montana, whose girlfriend, Khloe Kardashian, also attended the bash, and Joe, both of whom later posted pictures to their Instagram accounts from the party.