Police advised the public to avoid the area around the Manchester Arena, and the train station near the arena, Victoria Station, was evacuated and all trains canceled. Joseph Carozza, a representative from Grande’s U.S. record label, said the singer is OK and they are investigating what happened. The Dangerous Woman Tour is the third concert tour by Grande...

Peter Hook of Manchester bands New Order and Joy Division tweeted that his daughter “made it home safe” from the Ariana Grande concert and added: “My heart goes out to all parents & those involved. Manchester stay strong.” “So desperately sad about Manchester.” — pop star Boy George, via Twitter “Not trying to #ThoughtsAndPrayers...

6:29 PM PDT 4/10/2016 by THR Staff The singer sang her latest hit with Broadway composer Jason Robert Brown. Ariana Grande went all-out glam for her latest performance.  Grande performed an old Hollywood rendition of her latest single “Dangerous Woman” at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, complete with a costume inspired by Marilyn Monroe.  Introduced...

04/10/2016 at 10:32 AM ET Marilyn, is that you? Ariana Grande channeled  Marilyn Monroe at the MTV Movie Awards on Saturday night, pairing a body-hugging satin pink gown with a white fur stole and – fittingly – a sparkling Le Vian choker necklace. Kevin Mazur/WireImage The look, which Grande, 22, finished with a subtle matte lip and sleek...

6:46 PM PST 3/11/2016 by Billboard Staff Grande offered support for her fellow performer Friday. Ariana Grande is lending her support to Kesha. When asked by Carson Daly during a 97.1 Amp Radio interview on Friday what she thought of Kesha’s unfolding legal situation, Grande replied, “I love Kesha. I worked with her when I was a lot younger. We’ve been friends. I support her, regardless of what’s going on. I didn’t know about a lot of this. At the time, I was really young. We didn’t discuss any of this. “The...

Madonna isn’t afraid to get handsy with her famous friends! And she picked pint-sized pop princess Ariana Grande to be her last celebrity spanking on the US leg of the Rebel Heart Tour! On Sunday, the darling diva joined the blonde beauty onstage during her second show at Miami’s American Airlines Arena. Video: Listen To Ari’s New Duet With Ex...

By Lindsay Kimble @lekimble 12/14/2015 AT 10:15 AM EST Hollywood Arts class reunion! The cast of Nickelodeon’s Victorious had a fun holiday get-together over the weekend and the photos couldn’t be cuter. The cast of Victorious Victoria Justice / Instagram All of the popular show’s main cast donned their best pajamas and re-lived the series,...

Ariana Grande lit up the stage like a risque 1940’s nightclub crooner at the 2015 American Music Awards. Grande sang “Focus,” the first single off her forthcoming album Moonlight, set to be released in 2016. The song debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard Hot 100 earlier this month.  She started her performance wearing long white gloves and a shimmering strapless gown, but very quickly removed both gloves and the bottom half of her dress to shimmy more freely around the stage. To add to the vintage feel, Grande was...

A version of this story first appeared in the Aug. 14 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe. Fangirls, rejoice. One of the new owners of Tiger Beat magazine is none other than Justin Bieber‘s manager, Scooter Braun. Sources say Braun is one of 17 investors who scooped up the 50-year-old magazine for $2 million with plans to overhaul it. But unlike other investors, who include Nick Cannon, Steve Tisch and NBA star Kevin Durant, Braun has kept his involvement hush-hush, perhaps to...

Such tragic news. We report with heavy hearts that Bobbi Kristina Brown has passed away at the young age of 22. The daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown was found face down and unresponsive in a bath tub on January 31. She was rushed to an Atlanta hospital and placed on life support, but died at Peachtree Christian Hospice on Sunday. In March, a still-unresponsive...

07/23/2015 at 04:14 PM ET Ariana Grande may not be a fan of donuts (too soon?), but she’s got something else that’s equally sweet in the works — her debut fragrance! Courtesy Elizabeth Arden. Inset: Jason Merritt/Getty The singer partnered with Luxe Brands to create her very first eponymous scent — a blend of fruits, florals, musks...

It brought on two long YouTube apologies, but Ariana Grande‘s doughnut-licking video won’t lead to criminal charges. Police in Lake Elsinore, Calif., said in a statement Monday that the owner of Wolfee Donuts, where the licking took place, declined to press charges against Grande. They say their investigation was primarily to help the Department of Health, which lowered the restaurant’s grade from an “A” to a “B” for leaving the tray of doughnuts exposed. In the second of her two YouTube apologies...

Ariana Grande is really, really, really sorry y’all! The 22-year-old posted a video on YouTube Thursday night, apologizing after a surveillance camera caught her licking donuts she didn’t purchase and exclaiming, “I hate Americans!” [ Related: Susan Sarandon Posts Epic Tweet About “Donutgate” ] Ariana — who is recovering...

Ariana Grande posted a four-minute video Thursday evening apologizing for her behavior in a donut shop’s security footage, in which she licked multiple unpurchased donuts and said, “I hate Americans. I hate America.” With puffy cheeks from her wisdom-teeth removal, Grande said she wanted to post the apologetic video in response to the “whole donut fiasco and craziness because I feel like the apology that I posted, I kind of missed my opportunity to actually sincerely apologize and express how I was feeling because...

Sure, Ariana Grande‘s antics at Wolfee Donuts over the weekend posed a Problem for the sweets shop when the store’s health grade dropped from an A to a B. But, it seems that might be the only down-side to having a pint-sized pop princess lick your delicious donuts. Store owner Joe Marin revealed that since the video leaked of the 22-year-old slobbering...

Four candy canes for you, Susan Sarandon! You go, Susan! On Thursday, the 68-year-old slayed Ariana Grande in a perfect tweet about the singer’s recent PR nightmare in a California donut shop. For y’all who don’t know, in the span of 10 minutes, Grande licked donuts for sale, fat shamed, and then declared her hate for America. [ Related: Ariana...

Celebrities are not impressed by Ariana Grande‘s apology and explanation for why she licked donuts and said she hated America. Grande said she made the remarks about America because she’s worried about high child obesity rates in the country. Rob Lowe called Grande’s apology “lame” and tweeted, “As my grandpa would say: ‘Yeah, sure. Pull the other leg, it plays jingle bells!'” As my grandpa would say: “Yeah, sure. Pull the other leg, it plays jingle bells!” #Lame https://t.co/4rnj6e4ZYa —...

Will Ariana Grande need to apologize One Last Time?! Reportedly, on Wednesday the pop diva expressed regret to those close to her after she was criticized for saying she hates America and Americans while causing trouble in a donut shop. It’s said that the starlet was merely reacting to the large tray of donuts that were placed in front of her as she and her...

Ariana Grande issued a long statement slamming sexism and gender double standards in a social media essay posted Sunday. In the “Preach!”-worthy post, the 21-year-old singer – who recently told The Sun that she’s “not Big Sean’s ex, not Niall’s new possible girl” – clarified her remarks and hit back at the notion...

Frankie Grande has long been associated with the term “big brother” – in more ways than one – but now Ariana Grande’s half sibling is stepping out on his own in a big way. The YouTube personality and lifelong performer first saw his profile skyrocket after competing as a contestant on Big Brother last summer, and he followed up his appearance on the CBS reality show with a stint in the musical Rock of Ages before it closed on Broadway earlier this year. Frankie is currently traveling with his sister as she...

Taylor Swift has a few losses to shake off following Saturday’s 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards. The pop megastar was victorious in the “best song to dance to” category with “Shake It Off,” but she lost to Ariana Grande in three categories: best female artist, song of the year and most talked-about artist. Another big winner at the ceremony was rising star Becky G, who took home two awards. Ed Sheeran was named best male artist, and Fifth Harmony topped One Direction for best music group. The telecast...

Ariana Grande has spoken out for the first time since her split from Big Sean. After news broke that singer and the rapper split on Monday, Ariana (momentarily) chimed in on the breakup with her 28 million Twitter followers. “I love u babes so much,” she wrote in a now-deleted Tweet. “You’re a bunch of angels honestly. your love / care is appreciated so much. i’m good i promise.” PHOTOS: Stars Who Split In 2015 On Monday, both Ariana and Big Sean’s reps released a joint statement. “They both...

Were the last eight months Ariana Grande and Big Sean’s “Best Mistake”? The singer, 21, and the rapper, 27, have split, Access Hollywood has confirmed. “They both deeply care for each other and remain close friends,” their reps said in a joint statement. “We kindly ask that the media respect their wish for privacy regarding this personal matter at this time.” PHOTOS: Hot Shots Of Ariana Grande Back in October, Ariana confirmed their relationship in an interview with The Telegraph, where she...

Paul Familetti Ariana Grande at Madison Square Garden The Bottom Line The petite diva effortlessly fills the arena with her four-octave range on fun, flirty numbers, staged with a heavy hand on production design.  Venue Madison Square Garden,New York City(Friday, March 20) “Good music, good choreography and a great time — I want to make...

Jimmy Kimmel Live!‘s “Mean Tweets” have gotten meaner! Jimmy Kimmel‘s late-night show aired its second “Music Edition” of the recurring segment Monday. This time, musicians who read nasty comments about themselves included Josh Groban, Drake, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Jessie J, Blake Shelton, Haim, Wiz Khalifa, Ed Sheeran, Iggy Azalea, Pitbull, Sia, Childish Gambino, Britney Spears, Ariana Grande, Jason Aldean, 5 Seconds of Summer, Katy Perry and PSY. Some people, like Spears and Perry, have participated...

Talk about a triumph! Jimmy Fallon and The Roots recruited the biggest stars in the music industry for an a capella rendition of Queen‘s 1977 anthem “We Are the Champions.” The sure-to-be viral video kicked off The Tonight Show‘s post-Super Bowl episode and included killer vocal performances by Christina Aguilera, Ariana Grande, One Direction, Blake Shelton, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Carrie Underwood and Usher. At one point, Shelton waved to Fallon in a neighboring box. The host, looking surprised, waved back at...

AP Photo/Greg Trott, YouTube This is Who Wore It Better—the Super Bowl edition. E! News caught up with some of the Seattle Seahawks during Media Day in Arizona this week ahead of their big game on Sunday, so obviously, we asked the hard-hitting questions…about fashion. Alicia Quarles talked to a few of the NFL players and asked who wore their team’s...

Frederick M. Brown/WireImage Ariana Grande is taking her soulful vocals to the basketball court. E! News has exclusively learned that the 21-year-old singing sensation is going to perform during halftime at the NBA All-Star 2015 “Entertainment Series presented by JBL” game on Sunday, Feb. 15 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Don’t worry—if...

Mert Marcus Madonna Madonna is among the first performers announced for the upcoming 57th Grammy Awards, which will air Sunday, Feb. 8, on CBS. It will mark the fifth time she has taken the Grammy stage. The seven-time Grammy winner last performed on the show just a year ago, with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Read more Grammy Nominations: The Complete List On Jan....

Confession: We’re officially obsessed with celebrity throwback pics! Seeing Justin Timberlake as an adorable little athlete or Kim Kardashian and Nicole Richie cheesing it up in a photobooth is what Throwback Thursday and Flashback Friday were made for. It’s a little case of: Stars they’re just like us! They went through puberty! RELATED: E!’s...

Christmas is almost here! But in case you forgot that the 25th is just a week away, Michael Buble held his Christmas in New York special on NBC on Wednesday night! And who was the guest of honor? Why Ariana Grande of course! [ Video: Michael Buble Sings Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)! ] After Michael kicked the hour off, Ariana did a super cute version of Last Christmas, and she actually made us laugh a little. Ch-ch-check out Ariana’s solo at Michael’s show (above)!!! Tags: ariana grande, holidaze, last christmas, michael...

Does Ariana Grande really demand to be carried around? Big Sean, the singer’s boyfriend, has weighed in on the rumors. During an interview on Power 105.1 FM’s “The Breakfast Club,” co-host Charlamagne Tha God told the rapper, “They said she’s a diva and she demands that she gets carried everywhere she goes.” “That don’t even sound logical,” Big Sean replied. “No, man, she don’t get carried.” PHOTOS: Hot Shots Of Ariana Grande The 26-year-old said he is aware...

It was almost Bang Bang onto the floor for Ariana Grande this weekend! The singer had a close call onstage while performing at Z100’s Jingle Ball on Friday night. During her performance of “Love Me Harder,” the 21-year-old star slipped on a piece of confetti and almost went down. (See the moment at the 8-minute mark on the YouTube video.) PHOTOS: Hot Shots Of Ariana Grande Ariana – who gave up her signature kitty ears in favor of a reindeer antler headband for the night — recovered like a champ, and told...

Samir Hussein/Getty Images Sometimes, you come across something that is truly inspiring—and today, that thing is Ariana Grande‘s face. Not just her everyday face, but that specific facial expression she made during her performance at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show yesterday. You know, the one where she looked absolutely terrified when model...

Samir Hussein/Getty Images You could knock her over with a feather—literally! Ariana Grande told her Instagram follower that she had a “magical” time performing “Bang Bang” at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in London Tuesday. During Grande’s set, however, she was nearly taken down by model Elsa Hosk‘s angel wings....

Bette Midler did the right thing when she reached out to Ariana Grande. The bizarre feud, which started after Bette insinuated that young entertainers, like Ariana, act like “whores,” may finally be DONE after the legendary entertainer apologized through Twitter on Tuesday night. [ Related: Ariana Throws Shade Back At Bette After ‘Whore’...

2:27 P.M. PST — Ariana just posted on Twitter, “Bette was always a feminist who stood for women being able to do whatever the F they wanted without judgement! not sure where that Bette went but I want that sexy mermaid back!!! always a fan no matter what my love”Ariana Grande is both hurt and more than a little indignant that Bette Midler called...

Bette Midler just took direct aim and fired at Ariana Grande, telling her she acts like a whore for nothing. Midler did an interview with The Telegraph, grousing about the state of the music biz. She’s particularly disgusted with Grande, saying, “It’s always surprising to see someone like Ariana Grande with that silly high voice, a very wholesome...

This is red hot! Big Sean and Ariana Grande are so freaking adorable together, and it’s only confirmed every time we see a pic of them. Like this one that the rapper posted on Saturday morning! [ Related: Ariana Grande & Big Sean Can’t Stop Touching Each Other While Performing At A Very GRAMMY Christmas! ] Since they’re all dressed up with...

Just one Ariana Grande performance clearly wasn’t enough for the EMAs! The singer opened with Problem but then transitioned into Break Free, transforming the entire stage into her space-themed video! Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to see the hair-down double-header! Tags: ariana grande, break free, EMA PHOTOS, EMAs, EMAs 2014, MTV, music minute, performance, problem Email this  » ...

Everyone has to start at the bottom in Hollywood … well, almost everyone — because we found out Ariana Grande has been getting baller perks ever since she was a kid. We got hold of Ariana’s first entertainment contract for the 2009 Nickelodeon show “Victorious.”  She raked in $9,000 per episode for the first season —...

If you weren’t waiting for this collab then we don’t know what you were waiting for! Finally the CMA Awards have brought out Little Big Town and Ariana Grande for a totally anticipated performance of Little Big Town’s Day Drinking and Ariana’s collab with Jessie J and Nicki Minaj, Bang Bang! And while you might not think Ariana is very country, somehow this collab worked pretty well, especially with their neon lights everywhere! We wonder if this means Ariana and LBT will work together again??? We sure wouldn’t...

Ariana Grande has been receiving strange gifts from a Massachusetts fan … but despite threats from cops … he vows to keep sending them. Police in Lowell, MA paid a visit to the home of 29-year-old Tim Normandin, after Ariana’s record label complained the guy was sending Ariana a slew of packages. Inside the boxes: — 42.5 pound pumkin—...

 Ariana Grande says she’s sorry for saying “I hate America” in a recent video that leaked of her in a doughnut shop. In a statement to The Associated Press on Wednesday, the 22-year-old singer says she’s a proud American. “I am EXTREMELY proud to be an American and I’ve always made it clear that I love my country. What I said in a private moment with my friend, who was buying the doughnuts, was taken out of context and I am sorry for not using more discretion with my choice of words,” the...

Ariana Grande has pulled out of the MLB All-Star Concert because of her wisdom teeth and Demi Lovato is stepping in. Grande’s representative said Wednesday the singer would not perform Saturday at the Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati because she had some of her wisdom teeth removed Monday. A representative for Lovato confirmed that she would perform Saturday instead. PHOTOS: Pop Superstar Ariana Grande The free concert during the 2015 MLB All-Star Week will also include pop-rock band Rixton, best known for the hit “Me and My...

We’re down to the Elite 8 in the Best Viral Moments of 2014 tournament, and we need YOU to vote! Though Taylor Swift s “Blank Space” crazy face and Nicki Minaj‘s “Anaconda” booty are among the fallen, there are several tough contenders who have advanced to Round 2! Ariana Grande‘s scared face at the Victoria Secret Fashion...

Pharrell‘s gigantic hat at the Grammys (and everywhere else), the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and Ariana Grande‘s frightened face at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show are just some of the viral moments that took over our online lives this year. Of course, Kim Kardashian‘s attempt to #BreakTheInternet makes the list too! RELATED: These are the...

The Cannes Film Festival paused Tuesday for a moment of silence to honor the victims of the attack at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Thierry Fremaux, director of the festival, led Cannes in a minute of silence from the red-carpet steps of the Palais, the festival’s hub. The moment, he said, was show to solidarity with the victims, their families and the British people. “We are a festival of peace, of sharing,” said Fremaux, who was joined by Pierre Lescure, president of the festival, actress Isabelle...

As if fans needed another reason to tune in for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards! Billboard and dick clark productions announced Monday that Adele will debut her new music video for “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” during Sunday’s show. The video was shot in London and directed by Patrick Daughters, who has previously worked with acts including...

Not all heroes wear capes. Gwen Stefani has been on a career upswing ever since she got cast on The Voice and started dating Blake Shelton, and things are only getting better for her! That’s because the former No Doubt singer was just honored with the Hero Award at the Radio Disney Music Awards, which aired Sunday night! After years of charity work, we’re not sure what exactly Gwen did to win such an award this year… but good for her! (We guess Disney must see being with Blake as some sort of community service! LOLz!!!) But...