Shania Twain has opened her first Shania Kids Can Clubhouse in Brampton, Ontario. The country superstar's Shania Can Charity Foundation will provide $100,000 a year for enrichment programs for at-risk students at the Sir Winston Churchill Public School in Brampton.
Lionel Richie has lashed out at Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber, saying that the recent crop of pop stars don't measure up to previous generations. "The beautiful part of where we were - we had shock value. But what came with shock value was hit after hit after hit. Madonna was outrageous - but she had a catalog of music that was unbelievable," said Lionel.
Ariana Grande has released a sneak peek of the music video for "Love Me Harder," a cut from her latest album, My Everything, featuring a guest spot from The Weeknd. In the stills, Grande wears cat ears as she and the Weeknd harmonize in a dark stairwell. Grande and the Weeknd performed the cut on the season opener of "Saturday Night Live" last weekend.
Mariah Carey recently kicked off The Elusive Chanteuse Tour in Tokyo, Japan. The songstress played her first show at Tokyo's Makuhair Messe Arena on Friday, October 3. She started off the night performing the O.D.B.-assisted remix to "Fantasy," along with 20 more singles, which included her number one singles, fan favorites and some of her new tracks.
Katy Perry joined the set of ESPN's College GameDay Saturday and not only did she offer some of her "expert" opinions on the days slate of games, she professed her crush for one player in particular. "I'm picking this one on looks," Perry said when asked who she would take between Oklahoma and Texas Christian University. "Trevor Knight, do you hear me?"
Taylor Swift took time out of her busy schedule to pay a visit to a fan at Boston's Children's Hospital. Swift spent some time with 20-year-old Leukemia patient Ben, who recently underwent a bone marrow transplant. The two even jammed a bit, with Swift singing and Ben playing keyboards. Ben posted a video of the interaction to YouTube.