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.
2012 American Music Awards: Rihanna + Nicki Minaj Lead Nominations
It's RiRi's Navy vs. Nicki's Barbz at the 2012 American Music Awards. Rihanna and Nicki Minaj lead the way with four nominations each for the fan-voted award show, while One Direction and Justin Bieber follow right behind with three apiece.
No Doubt Reach Settlement in ‘Band Hero’ Lawsuit
The war between No Doubt and video game maker Activision is over. Less than two weeks before a trial was to begin regarding No Doubt's displeasure over the use of their likenesses in the game 'Band Hero,' the parties resolved their dispute out of court, according to the Hollywood Repo…
Kelly Clarkson to Release ‘Greatest Hits’ Collection + ‘Catch My Breath’ Single
Ten years into a superstar career that was launched when she became the first winner of 'American Idol,' Kelly Clarkson is issuing her first hits collection, 'Greatest Hits – Chapter 1,' which features three new songs, including an autobiographical single called 'Catch…
The Ready Set, ‘Give Me Your Hand’ (Acoustic) – Video Exclusive
Jordan Witzigreuter of the Ready Set transforms his latest single 'Give Me Your Hand (Best Song Ever)' into a catchy acoustic tune in an exclusive live performance video recorded for PopCrush.
Psy Brings ‘Gangnam Style’ to ‘Jimmy Kimmel’
K-Pop performer Psy has performed 'Gangnam Style' on nearly every major U.S. tv show, but he managed to find a new home for his madness when he appeared on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on Tuesday.
‘Glee': ‘The Break-Up’ Episode Song List
This week's episode of 'Glee' is called 'The Break-Up,' and it features the show's core couples dealing with serious relationship drama. The cast perform some of the most powerful break-up songs of the past two decades on the show.
Watch Timeflies Perform Medley of Taylor Swift Hits
Hear Taylor Swift songs as you've never heard them before in a new medley performed by pop duo Timeflies. Producer Rob Resnick and vocalist Cal perform 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together,' 'You Belong With Me,' 'Both Of Us' and 'Love Story' wrapped …
Alanis Morissette Performs ‘Basket Case’ on Jimmy Kimmel in Place of Green Day
Green Day had been booked to perform on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on Wednesday night, but with frontman Billie Joe Armstrong in rehab, Alanis Morissette stepped in and treated viewers to a dark cover of the classic Green Day hit 'Basket Case.'
Watch Jennifer Hudson + Prince Duet on ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’
After the opening show of Prince's Chicago residency on Tuesday night was widely panned by critics and fans, he made amends on night two with a performance of his classic song 'Nothing Compares 2 U' featuring Chicago-born superstar Jennifer Hudson.
Katy Perry Cleanses Her ‘Chakra’ on Volcano + Confirms Obama Fundraiser Performance
These days, Katy Perry is getting spiritual and political. After cleansing her spirit with meditation and a journey to the top of a volcano, Perry has signed on for a fundraiser for President Obama.