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Korean pop music out to conquer the world

LONDON (Reuters) – A host of young Korean stars are taking to the stage in London, New York and beyond in a bid to crack one of the final global frontiers for Asian culture — pop music. “K-pop,” as Korean pop is called, has made major inroads into Japan, the world’s second largest music market. But breaking into key countries ...

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Review: Hot Chelle Rae is lukewarm with "Whatever"

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – If you were watching the American Music Awards and went “huh?” when Hot Chelle Rae got the award for New Artist of the Year, rest easy, because you probably won’t have to bone up on the band too much to stay current on the next set of Grammy winners. The teen-targeted group proved it’s possible to ...

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Bieber Fever dominates online search engine: survey

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Teen singing sensation Justin Bieber was named the most searched person this year on Internet search engine Bing on Monday, edging out reality TV star Kim Kardashian and “Friends” actress Jennifer Aniston. In a survey conducted by the search engine, Bieber fever took over Bing in 2011 as the Canadian singer, 17, moved from last year’s ...

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Potter star tops UK under-30 entertainer rich list

LONDON (Reuters) – “Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe on Tuesday topped a Heat Magazine list of the richest, young British entertainers, retaining his No. 1 position in the ranking of people under 30-years-old. Robert Pattinson, lead actor of the rival fantasy film franchise “Twilight,” moved up to third from fifth and leapfrogged two of Radcliffe’s Potter co-stars, Emma Watson and ...

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Tobey Maguire folds in poker lawsuit, coughs up $80K

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Tobey Maguire has decided to fold in a lawsuit against him over high-stakes — and questionably legal — poker games. The “Spider-Man” actor has agreed to pay out $80,000 to settle the suit, according to papers filed by Ruderman Capital Partners in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. In the complaint, the company claimed that its principal, Bradley Ruderman, ...

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Tony Bennett "Starstruck" over Lady Gaga

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – He’s not exactly a “Little Monster,” but Tony Bennett may be one of Lady Gaga’s biggest fans. “I’m starstruck over Lady Gaga right now,” Bennett said on a recent episode of VH1′s “Big Morning Buzz Live.” “She’s fabulous. I think she’s going to be America’s Picasso.” While the legendary crooner didn’t discuss Lady Gaga’s vocal skills, ...

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After 28-year trial, 12 acquitted for digging cricket pitch in Srinagar – Daily News & Analysis

After 28-year trial, 12 acquitted for digging cricket pitch in SrinagarDaily News & AnalysisPolice had arrested 12 people after the cricket pitch was dug-up during India –West Indies one day international match on October 13 1983 at Sher-e-Kashmir cricket stadium here. Scores of people had swarmed into the ground during the lunch break and …After 28-year trial, 10 acquitted for ...

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