Scott Shetler is a Chicago-based freelance writer whose words can be found on PopCrush, Diffuser and other music, pop culture and travel websites. He has interviewed a wide range of artists, from Anthony Kiedis to Weird Al Yankovic and from Amanda Palmer to Taylor Hanson. He freely acknowledges an inexplicable obsession with the music of cheesy ‘80s pop duo Air Supply.
Justin Timberlake to Perform at 2013 Grammys
Less than a month after releasing his comeback single 'Suit & Tie,' Justin Timberlake is already back at the Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced in a press release that the pop superstar will perform at the 2013 Grammy ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 10.
Prince’s Idiosyncrasies Include Team of Black Female Lawyers, Disdain for Old People + Hat…
We didn't need Prince's new Billboard magazine cover story to tell us the guy was eccentric. That has been obvious for years. But the interview does provide some fascinating pieces of information about his idiosyncrasies, including the fact that he has an aggressive team of black female lawyers, he …
Watch ‘SNL’ Promos Starring Adam Levine
Just a few months after Adam Levine performed on 'Saturday Night Live' as the musical guest with Maroon 5, the rocker is back to host the show. If the promos released today by NBC are any indication, expect a heavy dose of dry wit and comedic references to 'The Voice.'
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Perform ‘Thrift Shop’ on ‘Ellen’
After 'Thrift Shop' by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis reached No. 1 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, dethroning Rihanna's 'Diamonds' after 14 weeks at the top, it was the right time for the duo to complete its infiltration of Middle America with a performance of the …
Alicia Keys, Katy Perry + More to Perform at Obama’s Inaugural Ball
Katy Perry was a big supporter of President Obama during the 2012 presidential campaign, and Alicia Keys sang 'No One' at his 2009 inauguration. Both stars are among a diverse group of musicians lined up for the Inaugural Balls on Monday as Obama is officially sworn in for a second term.
Nicki Minaj Performs ‘Freedom’ on ‘Ellen’
In promotion of her 'American Idol' gig, Nicki Minaj stopped by 'Ellen' to sing 'Freedom,' a tune from her latest re-release, 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – The Re-Up,' surrounded by fog and giant chandeliers.
The Saturdays Perform ‘What About Us’ on ‘The Tonight Show’
As the Saturdays continue their publicity blitz to win over American audiences, the U.K. girl group appeared on 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' on Monday (Jan. 14) to perform their new single 'What About Us.'
Rihanna + Chris Brown Hop Out of Bed for a Munchie Run in Los Angeles
Rihanna and Chris Brown haven't been back together all that long, so it's still news when they go out for an Icee. The still-pretending-they're-not-together couple headed out to a convenience store in L.A. on Wednesday in RiRi's brand-new Porsche.
Pink Slapped With $36K Lawsuit by Former Producers
You're not a real superstar performer these days if somebody isn't suing you for something. Pink is the latest star to be hit with litigation after her former producers filed suit for more than $36K in unpaid royalties for songs they worked on way back in 1999.
Redfoo of LMFAO Drops New Song ‘Bring Out the Bottles’
LMFAO may be on hiatus, but nothing will stop Redfoo from party rocking. The afro-loving frontman has dropped a new electropop song called 'Bring Out the Bottles' in which he promises to keep the bubbly flowing.