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Report: John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Have Split Up
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Venturelli/Getty ImagesJohn Mellencamp and his longtime girlfriend, actress Meg Ryan, apparently have called it quits.  Closer Weekly reports that one of the veteran rocker's friends has told the magazine that the pair broke up "a couple of weeks ago."

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The Who to Perform on the Stand Up to Cancer Charity Telecast Next Month
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Rick Diamond/Getty Images for The WhoThe Who's Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are well-known for their support of cancer charities, which may be why the famous rock band has signed on to perform on the upcoming fourth edition of the fundraising telecast Stand Up to Cancer.  The show will air Friday, September 5, across nearly every TV network you can think of, including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Bravo, E!, HBO, Showtime, VH1 and more.

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The Hollies to Mark 50th Anniversary with Three-Disc Compilation
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Parlophone RecordsA new three-CD compilation celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the great U.K. pop-rock groups of the 1960s and '70s, The Hollies, will be released on October 21.  50 at Fifty features a career-spanning selection of songs, including the band's many hits, some album gems, a number of concert performances and a brand-new tune recorded by the current Hollies lineup.

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Members of Guns N' Roses, Dire Straits, Whitesnake Featured on Tribute Album for Wounded Warriors
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Cleopatra RecordsAn impressive roster of virtuoso musicians, including Guns N' Roses' Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal, ex-Dire Straits guitarist Hal Lindes and Whitesnake's Reb Beach, have lent their talents to a new album that pays tribute to U.S. military personnel who have risked their lives for their country.  The Guitars for Wounded Warriors CD, which was released on Tuesday, was organized by multiple Emmy Award-winning producer/composer Brian Tarquin.

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Concert Film Focusing on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour to Premiere at Toronto Film Fest
Updated: August 19, 2014 - 8:20 pm

Image Courtesy of Roger WatersA new concert film featuring performances from three stops on Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour over the last few years will premiere at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival on September 6 at 9:15 p.m.  Roger Waters: The Wall captures the former Pink Floyd singer/bassist's dramatic multimedia spectacle, which featured a full performance of his old band's classic 1979 concept album, accompanied by video projections, giant puppets, pyrotechnics, various theatrical interludes and, of course, the construction of a wall across the stage.

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Entertainment

Joe Manganiello Won't Apologize for Checking Out Sofia Vergara
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Photo: Tony Rivetti/HBO(NEW YORK) -- Joe Manganiello is not sorry for checking out Sofia Vergara's assets at the White House correspondents dinner earlier this year.

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Billy Crystal to Pay Tribute to Robin Williams at Emmys
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Art Streiber/CBS© 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Billy Crystal, a longtime friend of the late Robin Williams, will present a tribute to the actor and comedian at the Emmy Awards this Monday night.

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Jennifer Hudson to Perform on Stand Up to Cancer Charity Telecast
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Heather Wines/CBS(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Hudson has signed on to perform on the upcoming fourth edition of the fundraising telecast Stand Up to Cancer. The show will air Friday, Sept. 5, across several TV networks, including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Bravo, E!, HBO, Showtime, VH1 and more.

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Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 12:41 pm

Sara De Boer/STARTRAKS photo via ABC(NEW YORK) -- Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.

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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson Among "Marie Claire's" '20 Women Changing the World'
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 12:41 pm

ABC/Jon LeMay(NEW YORK) -- Can a pop star change the world?  According to Marie Claire magazine, the answer's yes.  The magazine's current issue highlights "20 Women Changing the World," and some top female singers are included on that list.

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