Travis SchneiderMaroon 5's latest #1 hit, "Girls Like You," was a long time coming: The song spent six weeks at #2 before it was finally able to knock Drake's "In My Feelings" out of the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100. And frontman Adam Levine says he doesn't take the accomplishment for granted.
"Reaching this milestone again is a dream for this band," Adam tells Billboard. "Girls Like You" is the band's first #1 hit since 2012's "One More Night." They've had four chart-toppers in all; the others are "Moves Like Jagger" and "Makes Me Wonder."
"We had confidence, but when you've done this for as long as we have, you are always aware that there are no guarantees until the people have spoken," Adam explains. "For this to happen all these years later is truly a special gift."
"Girls Like You" is the first pop hit to top the Billboard Hot 100 since January, when Camila Cabello's song "Havana" was #1. For the past 34 weeks, the top spot has been occupied by rap songs.
Frazer Harrison/AMA2015/Getty Images for dcpIf you don't have the "Dinero" to buy new designer clothing like Jennifer Lopez, you can buy the superstar's castoff duds right now, as part of an eBay charity auction.
Top celebrity stylists, who work with stars like J-Lo, Beyonce, Kendall Jenner, Justin Bieber, Gwen Stefani and Lorde, have cleaned out their closets and donated a bunch of high-end clothing and accessories -- including pieces worn by the stars in question -- to eBay's first-ever Fall Stylist Sale.
Among the items up for grabs: a mustard-hello Michael Costellojumpsuit J-Lo wore while hosting the 2015 American Music Awards and a Bao Tranchi dress she wore to her 48th birthday party; a pair of quilted Balmainloafers worn by Justin; a black-and-white For the Starsbodysuit Gwen wore in her 2016 video for "Misery" and the Arturo Riosred bow hat she wore in the promotional photos for her album You Make It Feel Like Christmas.
You can bid on the items through October 2, and all proceeds will benefit each stylist's favorite charity, including the including the ACLU, Create Now and The Trevor Project. Some of the items can be had for as little as $20 the last time we checked, so hurry.
Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images via ABCGoing to a Madonna concert? That's so five minutes ago. What about going horseback riding with the Queen of Pop? Or sitting in the studio while she plays you songs from her unreleased new album?
These amazing experiences could be yours if you have about $120,000 to spare. Madonna's donated them to be auctioned off at the second annual Monte-Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean, which will be held in Monaco on Wednesday.
Celebrities and philanthropists will gather for a red carpet, cocktail reception, Michelin Star chef-prepared dinner and the live auction. Proceeds go to support Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation’s initiatives in favor of a sustainable Ocean.
If you can't make it, you can place an absentee bid for the Madonna experiences, each of which starts at 100,000 euros, which is roughly $117,000. The horseback-riding experience will allow you and five guests to join the Material Girl as you navigate the beaches of Portugal on horseback. Unfortunately, you'll have to pay to get yourself there -- travel and accommodation aren't included.
As for the studio experience, that will take place in October or November of this year in London. You and up to three guests will join Madonna in her London recording studio and preview some of the songs from her new album, which is due to be released before the end of this year.
You can also shell out for a portrait taken by famed photographer Steven Klein during a session in New York City that will be art-directed by Madonna.
Other auction lots include Mick Jagger's signed guitar, a chance to play golf in L.A. with Andy Garcia, and any number of fabulous and exotic trips, jewelry and artwork. Visit MonteCarloGala2018.com for details.
Glenn NutleySia and Maddie Ziegler, the young dancer who stars in Sia's videos, have scored a lot of success by combining their talents. Now, Sia is sharing her talent with another member of the Ziegler family.
Sia has co-written a song called "Wonderful" for Mackenzie Ziegler, Maddie's 14-year-old little sister. It's out today at all digital and streaming services, and Mackenzie will perform it live during tonight's episode of ABC's Dancing with the Stars, which airs at 8 p.m. ET.
The song is an uplifting and motivational anthem, which has Mackenzie singing, "I'm wanting to live/A little more intentinoall/Yesterday I found a missing part of me/Everyday is better than yesterday/Everyday I'm closer to wonderful."
No word on whether her big sis will star in the song's video.
Mackenzie, who appeared for six years on the Lifetime series Dance Moms, is also a Teen Choice Award winner and the star of Total Eclipse, a series on YouTube's Brat channel. In addition, she has her own makeup line, Love, Kenzie.
ABC/Paula LoboHalsey recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of the release of her second album, hopeless fountain kingdom, and now she's ready for her next move.
As Billboard reports, at a concert in London over the weekend, Halsey introduced a new song called "Without Me," and played a teaser video onstage. That teaser is now posted on Halsey's Instagram -- it shows the singer standing under a shower wearing a tank top that becomes NSFW the longer she stands under the water.
"And if they laugh then f**k 'em all," she sings at one point. She also sings, "Maybe I'm the one who puts you up there/I don't know why." The video displays the lyrics, "Said I'd catch you if you fall" and "Does it ever get lonely?"
It's not clear if this will be a stand-alone single, or if Halsey's planning to put it on a deluxe edition of the album, or something else. As previously reported, next month, Halsey will perform on the American Music Awards with Khalid and Benny Blanco, performing their joint single, "Eastside."
Kevin Mazur/Getty ImagesMonday night, Lady Gaga hit the red carpet for the L.A. premiere of her new movie A Star Is Born, and she looked stunning in a Givenchy silver lace column dress and matching cloak, and a Bulgari diamond choker. But was her look a nod to one of the stars of a previous version of the movie?
Page Six claims that Gaga's choice of a silver dress, cloak and choker was a tip of the hat to Barbra Streisand, the star of the 1976 version of A Star Is Born. Both Gaga and Streisand play aspiring singers who are given a boost by older male singers whose stars are fading. In the 1976 version, Streisand's character, Esther, wins a Grammy while wearing a silver caped dress -- which Streisand designed herself -- and a choker.
Meanwhile, Gaga has released a teaser of "Is That Alright?," a song on the A Star Is Born soundtrack, due out October 5, the same day the movie hits theaters. In the emotional ballad, Gaga -- in character as rising star Ally -- sings, "I want you/at the end of my life/I wanna see your face when I fall with grace/The moment I die/Is that alright?"
The teaser soundtracks a one-minute montage of scenes from the movie, in which we see the romance blossom between Ally and co-star/director Bradley Cooper's character, Jackson Maine.