" Congratulations are in order. Rihanna is nominated for a whopping 13 Billboard Music Awards and Adele in 18 different categories! The 2012 Billboard Music Awards will take place at Las Vegas' MGM Grand and be broadcast live Sunday May on ABC..."
Rihanna Scores 22nd Hot 100 Top 10, Gotye No. 1 for Eighth Week. As she ups her total to 22, Rihanna moves closer to the record for most Hot 100 top 10s among women in the chart's almost 54-year history. Madonna leads all female soloists with 38 top 10s (also the most among all acts, including solo males and groups), followed by Mariah Carey and Janet Jackson (27 each) and Whitney Houston (23).
Forbes revealed its annual Celebrity 100 list Wednesday, and Jennifer Lopez lands in the top spot for 2012 -- ousting Lady Gaga, who claimed the title in 2011. Forbes compiles its annual Celebrity 100 list by looking at both the pretax income (from May 1, 2011 to May 1, 2012) and fame of Hollywood's biggest and brightest stars -- meaning how often we see their names and faces on TV, in movies and online, as well as their social media following.
In an interview with XXL, the YMCMB leader talked up the launch later this year of his Cash Money Films project, which will serve as his creative outlet on the silver screen. With a few much-rumored projects in the works (including one with Omar Epps), he did confirm that he's looking to put the whole YMCMB roster - which features Drake, Nicki Minaj, Mystikal, Busta Rhymes, Limp Bizkit, and Lil Wayne, among others - into one film, with Weezy as the star. The movie is set to be titled "Rich…