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  • Gene Simmons Says Quit Complaining About Quarantine, WWII Was Worse
    Gene Simmons says people griping about being in quarantine -- not to mention acting like maniacs -- need a history lesson to understand how good they've got it. The KISS frontman joined us Tuesday on "TMZ Live'' to chime in on the wild behavior… Permalink
  • R. Kelly's Bid for Jail Release Due to Coronavirus Denied
    R. Kelly swung hard to get out of jail over fears he'd catch COVID-19 ... but he struck out 'cause the judge just denied his request. According to new legal docs, obtained by TMZ, the judge said among the several reasons why the disgraced singer… Permalink
  • Post Malone Sued For 'Circles,' Fires Back With Own Lawsuit
    Post Malone is now suing the guy who sued him ... claiming Armes is not a co-writer on "Circles" because the dude didn't contribute anything to the song. In the new lawsuit, obtained by TMZ, Posty says Armes was at the first recording session but… Permalink
  • Master P Helping Elderly In Coronavirus Pandemic, Free Hand Sanitizer
    Master P is looking out for senior citizens in New Orleans ... helping them stay safe during the coronavirus pandemic by hooking them up with free sanitizing. P tells TMZ ... anyone over 60 years old in NOLA can sign up for a deep cleaning of their… Permalink
  • 'Dark Knight' 'Lion King' Composer Hans Zimmer Files for Divorce
    Hans Zimmer, one of the most famous film composers, has filed for divorce ... TMZ has learned. The German-born composer, who won an Oscar for his 'Lion King' score, filed docs Friday in L.A. Superior Court to divorce from Suzanne Zimmer ...… Permalink
  • Big & Rich Get the 'Stay Home' Point Across with New Song
    Big & Rich are sick of seeing people ignore safer-at-home rules, and their new song might be just what Dr. Fauci ordered ... to hammer home the message. Big Kenny and John Rich joined us Monday on "TMZ Live" and implored folks to refrain from… Permalink
  • YNW Melly Says He's Dying from COVID-19, Begs for Prison Release
    YNW Melly is begging a judge to let him out of prison ... because he says he's on the verge of dying from COVID-19. The rapper's lawyer, Bradford Cohen, filed legal docs, obtained by TMZ, claiming the rapper -- in prison awaiting his murder trial… Permalink
  • Floyd Mayweather's Daughter Iyanna Mug Shot Released After Alleged Stabbing
    4/6 TMZ Sports has just obtained Mayweather's mug shot. According to cops, Iyanna stabbed Jacobs multiple times in the bicep ... she was transported to the hospital in stable condition. Floyd Mayweather's daughter, Iyanna, has been arrested for… Permalink
  • Tekashi 6ix9ine Vows To Stop Trolling On Social Media On Probation
    Tekashi 6ix9ine is vowing to be on his best social media behavior now that he's outta prison ... his lawyers say the rapper won't start beefs or troll other artists, because the feds are watching!!! Tekashi's attorney, Lance Lazzaro, tells TMZ ...… Permalink
  • Coronavirus Triggers Huge Spike in Music, Voice Lessons From Home
    People with extra time on their hands are turning to creative outlets during coronavirus isolation ... learning to play new instruments and getting tailored voice lessons. Here's the deal ... some of the biggest providers of online music lessons… Permalink
  • The Verve Singer Richard Ashcroft 'Memba Him?!
    English rocker Richard Paul Ashcroft was in his early '20s when he formed the influential indie back, The Verve, and released a string of '90s bangers including "Lucky Man," "The Drugs Don't Work" ... and, of course, string-centric ballad "Bitter… Permalink
  • Elton John Donates $1 Million To Protect People With HIV from Coronavirus
    Elton John has dug deep into his pockets only to pull out a million bucks to protect people living with HIV from contracting the coronavirus. Sir Elton posted a video, saying, "Today, I’m proud to announce that my Foundation is launching a… Permalink
  • Selena Gomez Says She's Bipolar but No Longer Afraid of the Diagnosis
    Selena Gomez says she has bipolar disorder, and she's sharing a message about her diagnosis that might not reach the masses the way she hoped. Selena made the revelation Friday with Miley Cyrus, saying that after several trying years, "I realized… Permalink
  • DJ D-Nice Says Diddy Partied Hard, 'Drunk' Texted During IG Live Session
    DJ D-Nice's virtual turn up is no joke -- he regularly has Michelle Obama, Rihanna and Halle joining in, and Diddy says the party is totally intoxicating. DJ D-Nice was on Friday's "TMZ Live" and told us how his super-popular Instagram Live DJ sets… Permalink
  • Rob Gronkowski, Camille Kostek Star In Kygo's New Music Video, 'I'll Wait'
    Rob Gronkowski and his SI Swimsuit cover model GF Camille Kostek have taken things to the next level -- they're music video superstars!! It's all for Kygo's new video, "I'll Wait" ... and it'll make you feel all warm inside. Gronk and Camille… Permalink
  • Playboi Carti Arrested on Drug and Gun Charges
    Playboi Carti's been arrested in Georgia on drug and gun-related charges ... TMZ has learned. According to law enforcement ... the "wokeuplikethis*" rapper got pulled over in his Lambo Thursday for having an expired tag, and Clayton County officers… Permalink
  • Bill Withers, 'Lean on Me' and 'Ain't No Sunshine' Singer, Dead at 81
    Bill Withers -- the soulful singer-songwriter known for his string of hits in the '70s -- has died from heart complications ... according to his family. Withers died Monday in Los Angeles, but his family announced it Friday morning, saying ... "We… Permalink
  • Cardi B Donates 20K Meal Supplements to NYC Docs, First Responders
    Cardi B is doing her part to make sure medical professionals risking their lives to save others get the nutrition they need while working 12+ hour days. The rapper donated 20,000 bottles of OWYN -- a plant-based, vegan meal supplement drink -- to… Permalink
  • Drake Honors Kobe Bryant In New 'Toosie Slide' Video
    Drake is honoring Kobe Bryant once again ... this time the rapper laid out the Mamba's Lakers jerseys in his new "Toosie Slide" music video -- and the tribute is pretty awesome. Drake debuted the vid for his soon-to-be-smash-hit song Thursday ...… Permalink
  • YNW Melly Says He Tested Positive For COVID-19 While Awaiting Trial
    YNW Melly says he tested positive for COVID-19 while awaiting trial in Florida for his double-murder case ... and he says he's gonna ask for a restricted release from jail. The rapper's team claims he got a positive diagnosis for coronavirus… Permalink