Lady Gaga Confirms Report She'll Replace Beyoncé At Coachella
There’s no doubt promoters needed a big name to replace Beyoncé at Coachella after she canceled because of her pregnancy. Well, it looks like they actually got one.
“Billboard” was the first to report that Lady Gaga will replace Bey for both Saturday nights of the feat (April 15th and 22nd), which takes place at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, California.
Gaga later confirmed the news by sharing the new official lineup on Twitter with the caption, "Let's party in the desert."
Rihanna, The Scholar?
Will Rihanna add “scholar” to her resume? We’re not sure, but she told the good folks at Harvard that she’d like to get her degree.
RiRi visited the campus to accept the Humanitarian of the Year Award yesterday. During her acceptance speech, she said, “You don’t have to be rich to be a humanitarian. You don’t have to be rich to help somebody. You don’t gotta be famous. You don’t even have to be college-educated. I mean, I wish I was…especially today.”
The crowd laughed, but the 29-year-old said, “It’s true. I might come back.” We’ll keep you posted…
Coldplay, The Chainsmokers & Ellie Goulding To Headline Global Citizens Festival Hamburg
The Global Citizen Festival is coming to Germany. Coldplay, The Chainsmokers and Ellie Goulding are set to headline Global Citizens Festival Hamburg on July 6th, ahead of the 2017 G20 Summit. The event, at the Barclaycard Arena, will also feature German actor/singer Herbert Grönemeyer.
Just like the annual New York concert, fans can enter to “win” tickets by completing a series of actions encouraging world leaders to help the world's most vulnerable citizens. Folks interested can start participating in actions on March 14th, with 9,000 tickets expected to be distributed for the show.