(Getty) There's a new singing competition show in the works called Rising Star and it features Kesha, Ludacris, Brad Paisley, and Josh Groban. As much as we've definitely tired of shows like American Idol and The Voice, the concept behind the series surprisingly has us intrigued.
Here's how the show works: Performers will sing in front of a wall and watch as viewers vote "yes" or "no" from their phones. If the singer gets enough votes, the wall in front of them will rise and reveal them to...Read Full Story
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 a brand. 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 contenders for this week's Celebrity Selfie Showdown.Maria MenounosLauren ConradMichelle Rodriguez & LudacrisSelena GomezRihannaSofia VergaraJessica AlbaNaya RiveraJanuary JonesJimmy FallonBar...Read Full Story
(Twitter) Ludacris loves to share. Whether that means promoting his latest mix tape or commenting on a bar fight, hip-hop fans get Luda-related news faster than anyone else when they follow him on Twitter. These are just a few of the reasons why Luda has snagged the 33rd spot on Zimbio's "50 Most Influential Celebrities Online" list, just barely beating out will.i.am (34th) and Christina Aguilera (35th). Zimbio looked at the stats behind 160 top celebs' Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google...Read Full Story
Ludacris has had the opportunity to drive some sick rides thanks to his involvement in the Fast and Furious franchise, but when it comes to cars, he's completely practical. The man still drives a 1993 Acura Legend, sometimes — hilariously — to the airport to hop on a private jet.Comedienne Chelsea Handler, who apparently drives a Bentley, recently asked Luda why he's so into his ancient Acura. His answer was both simple and endearing: his is the car that I've had way before all the commercial...Read Full Story
In Ludacris' latest track "Badaboom," he doesn't sing along with Justin Bieber. What he does do: let out plenty of profanity and level a serious diss at Drake and Big Sean. "Got more styles than any rapper in the game," he raps early on in the track. But while he starts of by saying he's better than everyone, Luda quickly gets more personalized with his disses. Well, sort of. Though Ludacris doesn't directly address Drake or Big Sean in the song, he does spit out some seriously angry rhymes...Read Full Story