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Labor Day glance at celebrities’ pre-fame jobs

By Emily-Fortune Feimster HollywoodNews.com: They may be making the big bucks now — but it wasn’t that long ago that these super stars were at the bottom of the barrel. P. Diddy, one of the most well-known money makers of his time, started his career working for free. That’s right! [...]

Paul McCartney sings for Obama – and guests join in for backup vocals on ‘Hey Jude’

HollywoodNews.com: President Barack Obama had a sing-a-long with Sir Paul McCartney at the White House after presenting the former Beatle with America’s highest musical award. The stellar concert to present Paul with the ‘Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song’ was held in Washington last month and was screened[...]

‘House’ star Hugh Laurie to release album

HollywoodNews.com: Hugh Laurie is going from the hospital to the recording studio to create a blues-style album that will showcase his piano-playing and singing. According to OMG!, Laurie is taking to the studio this summer to work on his album for Warner Bros. Joe Henry, who has worked with Elvis Costello,[...]

Sir Paul McCartney joins Jonas Brothers, Jerry Seinfeld for White House concert

Hollywoodnews.com: Paul McCartney’s long and winding road apparently will be bringing him to the White House. The former Beatle has agreed to perform in a concert being held in his honor next week when he appears in Washington to accept an award from President Barrack Obama. McCartney, according to the BBC,[...]

Sting Will Make His Debut at NY’s Metropolitan Opera House

BY ROGER FRIEDMAN It seems like it should have already happened by now. Sting, the world renown rock star, is going to make his debut at the Metropolitan Opera. He won’t be doing “Tosca” or “Aida,” though. Sting is going to bring himself and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra into the famed met[...]

“Lost” characters to release iTunes EPs

BY LINELLE SCHULTZ As the hit television drama “Lost” comes to a close with the final episode airing tonight, fans can still remember their favorite characters through a series of iTunes exclusive EPs. The different EPs will be named after the hit characters Kate, Sawyer, Locke, Hurley, Charlie, and the vibe[...]