The "selfie" has become part of the pop culture lexicon, and for celebrities mastering the art of social media, posting them is part of building their brands. Which is to say, a selfie is just another form of self promotion. So who's doing it best this week? We've scoured Instagram and Twitter to find the contenders for the best selfie in this week's Celebrity Selfie Showdown.Jennifer LopezKim KardashianRyan Seacrest and Miss PiggyParis HiltonNina DobrevShay MitchellAmber RoseNina...Read Full Story
(Instagram)A few buzzworthy tidbits from around the web to distract you from your work day.These pop stars had a blast at the BRIT Awards afterparty. Also, Missy Elliott's "Lose Control" is apparently their jam. You can now own Pharrell's Smokey Bear hat. All you have to do is head over to eBay and place a bid. Proceeds go to charity, obviously. Olympian Kate Hansen's viral wolf video is a Jimmy Kimmel hoax. That video of a four-legging animal roaming the halls of a Sochi hotel is nothing...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesSo Ed Sheeran and Ellie Goulding were actually dating for a hot second when they were spotted holding hands at the VMAs in late August.
Mr. Sheeran confirmed their relationship in a radio interview this week, even though Goulding denied there was any romance right after the show. "I mean, normal people don't hold hands if they're just friends," Sheeran told Washington radio station Click 98.9. "It was going on. And now it's not." And it sounds like there's no hard feelings...Read Full Story
Taylor Swift spent the last week of August performing her hits old and new at the Staples Center and she brought with her some very special guests. She and Jennifer Lopez sang "Jenny from the Block" for her last show, Ellie Goulding came out for "Lights" one night, Tegan and Sara belted "Closer" with her, and more. If you couldn't spend your whole week at the Staples Center too, check out the clip below and relive the Taylor Swift magic. Be sure to pay attention to how many sparkly outfits...Read Full Story
(Getty) Ellie Goulding is no stranger to the acoustic cover. She's done everyone from Fun. and Robyn to Alt-J and Bon Iver. The singer has now taken on Justin Timberlake's latest single "Mirrors," which she performed at BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge. Goulding, who also debuted a version of her new single "Burn," added a bit of a soulful, piano-heavy flair to her JT rendition. Check out Goulding's version below. How do you think it compares to JT's original?Read Full Story
Getty ImagesEd Sheeran has been a popular man in the tabloids this year. First he was rumored to be dating tourmate Taylor Swift, then the buzz shifted to him and Selena Gomez, and now word has it he's courting British songstress Ellie Goulding. But the latest rumors didn't exactly start out of thin air. The two held hands at Sunday's VMAs and, at one point, Sheeran even had his hand on her knee as they witnessed the shenanigans at the Barclays Center. However, Goulding has already shot down...Read Full Story
Taylor Swift has been bringing surprise guests — Carly Simon, Nelly, Tegan & Sara, etc. — onstage during her Red tour over the last few months. And Friday night crowds got a real treat when Ellie Goudling showed up at the Staples Center in L.A."So.. Anything could happen at one of our LA shows. @elliegoulding showed up to sing 'anything could happen'! 15,000 person dance party," Swift tweeted.Watch the gals sing Goulding's hit "Anything Could Happen" here:Read Full Story