Madonna, Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift have been named the top-earning females in music in 2013.
NBC's "Saturday Night Live" plans to add one and possibly two black female performers to its cast as soon as January.
The pop star has scrapped plans to perform in Miami on the last night of 2013 and instead she will take the stage just before the crystal ball drops on 2014 as part of Ryan Seacrest's annual U.S. New Year's Rockin' Eve TV festivities.
Tragic actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash last month, will be cremated and his ashes buried in a private memorial service this weekend, according to reports.
All 13 of the Beatles' albums released in the U.S. are going to be boxed up to mark the 50th anniversary of the group's first trip to the country.