Loren's LoDown 8/13/18: Timberlake is Releasing a Book!

It's coming out in October.

August 13, 2018
Justin Timberlake

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Fans are Mad Sam Smith Doesn't Like MJ

Sam Smith got into trouble this weekend because he was caught on video saying that he didn't like Michael Jackson. People were freaking out, saying that he should respect Michael and he's the reason why people like Sam even exist. But, other people were like, slow down he's allowed to not like an artist. 

 

Aretha Franklin Very Sick?

It's being reported that the legendary Aretha Franklin is quite ill and is surrounded by her friends and family. She had said that 2017 would be her last year performing, and she had to cancel a few shows because of doctor's orders. She's only 76. 

 

Liam Payne Dating Instagram Model 

Looks like Liam Payne has moved on from Cheryl. He's reportedly dating an 18-year-old Instagram model/millionaire heiress named Maya Henry. They apparently had a nice date night at a hotel in London. 

 

Kanye Wants to Sleep with Sister In Laws (?!)

Kanye West dropped a new song over the weekend called XTCY… and he admits that he would have sex with all four of his sister-in-laws. BTW, there were a lot of headlines at the end of last week that Kanye West was silent and stumped after Kimmel asked him if Donald Trump cares about black people. Honestly, if you actually WATCHED it, Kimmel threw to commercial. Kanye took to Twitter to defend himself, saying "I wasn't stumped. I wasn't given a chance to answer the question…I took time to think…and then I was hit with the let's go to commercial break." 

 

Timberlake Releasing Book in the Fall 

Justin Timberlake announced that he is releasing a book this October. It's called Hindsight & All the Things I Can't See In Front Of Me. It's apparently a collection of pictures and anecdotes about his music inspiration and his family life. It'll be out October 30th. 

 

Bieber & Baldwin Marrying Next Year

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are reportedly not going to get married until next year. It's not about cold feet -- they're young, they've made the commitment, and now they're taking their time. 

 

Lil Kim Comments on Nicki's Queen Album

Lil Kim was talking about Nicki's new album, and commented on the title of the albums which is Queen. Lil Kim said she doesn't care about it -- she herself was named that… but Biggie gave her that name. Lil Kim said "when you gotta name yourself, that's a whole different thing, I would never name myself that." 

 

Arnold Schwarzenegger was Told to Change his Name

Pretty interesting. It was revealed this weekend that Mark Hamill, who of course is from Star Wars, told Arnold Schwarzenegger back in the day to lose his accent and change his last name if he wanted to be considered for a wider range of roles. Mark admitted "He did the opposite and becomes one of the biggest stars EVER" and hash tagged his tweet "true story." Arnold saw the tweet and replied: Your advice was absolutely correct under any normal circumstances, and those were the rules back then. I just happened to be a rule breaker."

 

Pink Gets Back on the Stage 

Pink got back on the stage this weekend in Australia after she had to cancel a bunch of concerts because she was sick. Katy Perry and Hugh Jackman were in the audience to support her. 

 

Lohan Apologizes for #MeToo Comments 

Last week Lindsay Lohan put her foot in her mouth when she said that women speaking against people in the #MeToo movement look weak. So she clarified and apologized, saying "The quote solely related to my hope that a handful of false testimonies out of a tsunami of heroic voices do not serve to dilute the importance of the #MeToo movement." 

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