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7 items from 2015


It's Not Just 'Blurred Lines': Listen to 6 More Soundalike Songs

11 March 2015 10:45 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Wait, doesn't that sound just like … ? From Lady Gaga and Madonna to Vanilla Ice and David Bowie, the music industry has always been rife with song rip-off accusations. On Tuesday, Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams were ordered to pay a whopping $7.3 million to the estate of Marvin Gaye for lifting the beat for their 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" from Gaye's 1977 song "Got To Give It Up." Though she songs do sound awfully familiar, the lines between "inspiration" and "theft" are definitely very blurred. (Williams told jurors during the trial that he must have just "been channeling that feeling, that late-'70s feeling, »

- Gillian Telling, @gilliantelling

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Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone and More Attend Surprise Paul McCartney Valentine's Day Show

15 February 2015 2:30 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

He's set to perform at the Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary show Sunday, but the night before, Paul McCartney surprised fans and A-listers alike with a secret show. After an SNL rehearsal, the Beatles legend took the stage at Irving Plaza in New York City on Valentine's Day. During the nearly two-hour set, McCartney played hits from the Beatles' breakout days (he opened with "Eight Days a Week") to covers, like Buddy Holly's "It's So Easy." And the venue's balcony was packed with A-listers: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper, Leonardo DiCaprio and Olivia Wilde and husband »

- Jeff Nelson, @nelson_jeff

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Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone and More Attend Surprise Paul McCartney Valentine's Day Show

15 February 2015 2:30 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

He's set to perform at the Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary show Sunday, but the night before, Paul McCartney surprised fans and A-listers alike with a secret show. After an SNL rehearsal, the Beatles legend took the stage at Irving Plaza in New York City on Valentine's Day. During the nearly two-hour set, McCartney played hits from the Beatles' breakout days (he opened with "Eight Days a Week") to covers, like Buddy Holly's "It's So Easy." And the venue's balcony was packed with A-listers: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper, Leonardo DiCaprio and Olivia Wilde and husband »

- Jeff Nelson, @nelson_jeff

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Hologram USA Creating Buddy Holly Show with Hologram Technology

28 January 2015 3:24 PM, PST | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

The rock band Weezer made 1950s singer Buddy Holly popular again in their song, also titled “Buddy Holly.” But if you’re an Og fan of Buddy Holly, Hologram USA is bringing the singer back to life via their hologram technology. The company, owned by FilmOn CEO and founder Alki David, has announced a full-length show featuring the music and hologram of Holly. The show is created in partnership with the head of Buddy Holly Licensing, LLC (and Holly’s wife) Maria Elena Holly. The show will debut 2016 in Holly’s home state of Texas, with the intention of touring around the globe. If you’re a faithful FilmOn viewer, you’ll able to  [ Read More ]

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Jennifer Aniston reveals impact of dyslexia

23 January 2015 10:44 AM, PST | National Ledger | See recent National Ledger news »

Jennifer Aniston thought she ''wasn't smart'' before being diagnosed with dyslexia. The 45-year-old actress has revealed her dyslexia - which was finally diagnosed in her early 20s - impacted her education and self-image. She shared: ''The only reason I knew [that I had it] was because I went to get a prescription for glasses. I had to wear these Buddy Holly glasses. One had a blue lens and one had a red lens. And I had to read a paragraph, and they gave me a quiz, gave me 10 questions based on what I'd just read, and I think I got three right. Then they put a computer on my eyes, showing where my eyes went when I read. ''My eyes would jump four words and go back two words, and I also had a little bit of a lazy eye, like a crossed eye, which they always have to correct in photos.'' The »

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Jennifer Aniston Opens Up About Living with Dyslexia

21 January 2015 2:45 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Life hasn't always gone the way Jennifer Aniston planned. Growing up, the Cake star struggled in school. "I thought I wasn't smart," she tells The Hollywood Reporter in a wide-ranging interview. "I just couldn't retain anything." It wasn't until her early 20s that Aniston, now 45, figured out what was wrong: She was dyslexic. "The only reason I knew [that I had it] was because I went to get a prescription for glasses," she says. "I had to wear these Buddy Holly glasses. One had a blue lens and one had a red lens. And I had to read a paragraph, and they gave me a quiz, »

- Steve Helling, @stevehelling

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Jennifer Aniston Opens Up About Living with Dyslexia

21 January 2015 2:45 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Life hasn't always gone the way Jennifer Aniston planned. Growing up, the 44-year-old actress struggled in school. "I thought I wasn't smart," she tells The Hollywood Reporter in a wide-ranging interview. "I just couldn't retain anything." It wasn't until her early 20s that she figured out what was wrong: She was dyslexic. "The only reason I knew [that I had it] was because I went to get a prescription for glasses," she says. "I had to wear these Buddy Holly glasses. One had a blue lens and one had a red lens. And I had to read a paragraph, and they gave me a quiz, »

- Steve Helling, @stevehelling

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