Lil Xan is checking into rehab. TMZ announced on Thursday that the rapper will be checking himself into a facility by next week and is looking forward to getting clean so he can finish his Mac Miller tribute album. The 22-year-old said that the death of Mac really opened his eyes about his opioid addiction and while he curbed his drug use, he feels that he needs that extra step to get completely clean.
Tekashi69 has cleaned house. The rapper—who has had a very dramatic year—fired his entire crew and canceled his U.S. tour. On Thursday, the 22-year-old posted a video to Instagram, telling his fans that he no longer has a manager, booking agent or publicist, saying, “I fired everybody.” The clean-up comes after the arrest of one of Tekashi’s former crew members, who has been charged with the assault and kidnapping of the rapper.
Danielle Bregoli aka Bhad Bhabie has an issue with Iggy Azalea. The 15-year-old reportedly threw a drink at the singer on Wednesday night at the Boulevard3 in Hollywood. Iggy’s crew started yelling at the underage female while Bhabie’s security held her back. Apparently Bhabie—who rose to fame as the “cash me outside how bout dah” girl on Dr. Phil—was mad that Iggy had talked smack about her on social media. Being the adult in the situation, Iggy walked away, but not before saying that “Bhabie’s age is the only thing saving her from a can of whoopass.”
Danica Patrick said she has Jim Carrey to thank for her relationship with Aaron Rodgers. While giving a speech in North Dakota, the ex-NASCAR driver fielded some questions about her relationship with the Packers’ QB. One audience member asked what line Aaron used to get the 36-year-old’s attention and she said it was a movie line from “Dumb and Dumber.” In fact, the couple’s entire first conversation was quotes from the film.
Despite recent reports, Lisa Vanderpump is not leaving “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.” While the show is not as big of a priority to her as it used to be, sources say she is not ready to hang up the towel just yet. The 58-year-old just finished shooting episodes for season 8 and is undecided on future seasons.
There is some drama brewing amongst the WWE Divas. Becky Lynch recently called out Ronda Rousey, saying she is a weak-minded person for feeling depressed after losing to Holly Holm in a 2015 MMA match. The Divas have been feuding for weeks, both in the ring and on social media. Fans thought it would finally come to a head this weekend during WWE’s “Survivor Series,” but Becky had to pull out after suffering a “broken face” on Monday night’s RAW.
Fans have learned the identity of the mystery woman spotted with G-Eazy. On Tuesday, the rapper was spotted packing on the PDA with a woman in Los Angeles. E! News has reported the woman is 29-year-old Christina Roseann Ray from Arizona. A source did share with the news outlet that the rapper “isn’t dating one person exclusively” and is enjoying being single. Eazy recently called it quits with singer-songwriter Halsey for the second time this year.
MEANWHILE—Halsey fueled her own rebound rumors after posting some flirty Instagram posts with singer John Mayer.
Bella Hadid donated to the California relief efforts. The supermodel doled out $10k to the Malibu Disaster Prevention and Relief Fund to help fight a looming threat of mudslides. Rain is expected to arrive in the next week which could produce mudslides powerful enough to bring down trees and other debris. The torched terrain will not absorb the water, causing even more of a concern. Other celebs that have pitched in include Patton Oswalt, Jon Favreau and Sean Astin.
Miranda Lambert’s song “Drowns the Whiskey” has hit #1 on the Billboard music charts, which hasn’t happened for the country singer since 2014. In an interview with the Washington Post, Miranda said the reason this song reached the top of the charts is because she sang it “with someone with a penis.” That penis she referred to, belongs to fellow country singer Jason Aldean.
Country Music Awards 2018 Winners List:
Entertainer of the Year: Keith Urban
Single of the Year: “Broken Halos” -Chris Stapleton
Album of the Year: Golden Hour -Kasey Musgraves
Song of the Year: “Broken Halos” -Chris Stapleton
Female Vocalist of the Year: Carrie Underwood
Male Vocalist of the Year: Chris Stapleton
Vocal Group of the Year: Old Dominion
Vocal Duo of the Year: Brothers Osborne
Music Video of the Year: “Marry Me” -Thomas Rhett
New Artist of the Year: Luke Combs
Apparently, Jennifer Lopez’s love does cost something…a million somethings. The singer raked in about $2 Million for a 20-minute set and Q&A session at the grand opening of a mall in Qatar last week. J-Lo talked to the crowd about women’s rights, which is an evolving issue in the country; the 49-year-old is one of a few female entertainers to have been invited to the country. Jen is also set to make around $1.2 Million next week when she performs at the Dolby Theater in L.A. for a Qatar Airways party.
The guy who got beat up at Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club has filed suit against the New York-based sports bar. Jose Irizarry alleged that the bar’s lack of security and insufficient crowd control was the combination that led to him getting “seriously f***ed up.” In court documents obtained by TMZ, Jose said that a fight broke out and he became collateral damage. He was struck in the head and body. He also claimed that he lost wages due to not being able to work because of his injuries.
Luann de Lesseps is finishing out 2018 strong. The “Real Housewives of New York” star recently celebrated 100 days sober and will be returning as a regular on the Bravo TV show. She missed the Housewives’ reunion show this summer because she checked back into rehab—her second stint since December of 2017. Luann told TMZ that she takes her “sobriety very seriously” and will continue to take it one day at a time.
Despite losing their $2.5 million Malibu home, Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are giving back. The couple donated $500k to the Woolsey fire relief efforts. In a statement to E! News, Miley’s rep said the “community and state are very special to them and they want to give back to the place that has created so many beautiful memories for them.” According to the statement, the money will be “used for those in financial need, emergency relief assistance, community rebuilding, wildfire prevention and climate change resilience.”
J.C. Lee revealed that she and her dad, Stan Lee were in the process of creating a brand-new superhero before he died. The character, named Dirt Man, was something the father-daughter duo was working on right up until his last weekend. No specific details were spilled on the new character. J.C. would only say “it’s very interesting,” referring to his powers and origin.
Carey Hart has issued a warning to any who want to try to take advantage of the homes destroyed by the Woolsey Fire. The former pro motorcycle racer posted a photo to his Instagram of masked gunmen behind a sign that says, “Looters will be shot on site.” Carey and his wife, singer Pink, were forced to leave their Malibu home due to the encroaching fires. Their home is still standing.
Armie Hammer criticized the way some celebrities were memorializing Stan Lee. The co-creator of the Marvel Universe passed away on Monday at 95-years-old. Naturally, fans took to social media to pay homage to the comic book legend, while the 32-year-old actor took to Twitter to share his criticism. He wrote, “So touched by all of the celebrities posting pictures of themselves with Stan [Lee]…no better way to commemorate an absolute legend than putting up a picture of yourself.” Some fans tried to defend their posts, but Armie just wasn’t having it. He responded to one comment, writing, “If your answer is ‘post a selfie’ then I think we need a cultural revamp across the board.”
Ireland Baldwin was accused of looting her own house over the weekend. The daughter of Alec Baldwin returned to her Malibu home to grab some things before evacuating, when she had an unfortunate run in with a police officer. The officer thought that Ireland and her mom Kim Basinger were entering the upscale neighborhood to cause trouble because the address on the 23-year-old’s ID didn’t match her home address. He went as far as threatening to arrest them if they didn’t leave. Ireland shared her experience on twitter writing, “In times like this when people are losing loved ones and losing their homes, the least you can do is show compassion and be as kind as you can even if you can’t help them.”
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger were spotted on a double date over the weekend. The couple was seen sharing a meal with Katherine’s father, Arnold Schwarzenegger and his girlfriend Heather Milligan. This is reportedly the first time Chris has met the 28-year-old’s dad. The 39-year-old has already gotten to know Katherine’s mom Maria Shriver and brother Patrick Schwarzenegger.
Hugh Jackman is one loyal friend. The Oscar nominee told Variety magazine that although a few eyebrows were raised about him inviting Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner to his 50th Birthday party last month, he doesn’t care. Hugh said, “I’ve known those guys for 15 years and we don’t talk politics at birthday parties. They’re great friends. They’re unbelievably loyal.” The Wolverine actor added that he won’t dump friends just because their dad becomes President.
The shooting at the Beverly Hills mansion where Tekashi69 was filming his music video cost the rapper’s record label almost half a million dollars. According to TMZ, the Universal Music Group spent around $480k to fund the video, which all went down the drain the moment bullets struck. As of now there are zero plans to reschedule or reshoot.
Shawn Booth broke his social media hiatus with a post reflecting on his relationship with his ex, Kaitlyn Bristowe. The “Bachelorette” contestant reached out to thank everyone who has been so supportive of their relationship over the years. A source told E! News that people close to the couple were not surprised by the break-up and the split was “a long time coming.” Shawn proposed to the 33-year-old on season 11 of the show.
DJ Pauly D is stepping up to support the celebrity photographer who was injured after a hit and run outside the Avalon nightclub last week. The “Jersey Shore” star donated $2 Million to help cover Corentin Villemeur’s medical bills after the photographer suffered 10 broken ribs, bleeding on the brain, bruised lungs, a ruptured spleen, broken shoulder and a broken leg. Corentin is still currently in the ICU and no suspect has been arrested yet.