ALICIA KEYS TO LAUNCH INTIMATE BOOK TOUR IN SUPPORT OF ‘MORE MYSELF’: Alicia Keys’ new book More Myself: A Journey arrives on March 31st and she’ll support the project with an intimate book tour in select cities. Keys will also share stories and music from behind the piano. The tour will hit Brooklyn, Atlanta, Chicago and Los Angeles. Tickets go on sale Friday. Alicia’s new album, ALICIA, is coming out March 20th. Her U.S. tour in support of the release starts July 28th in Jacksonville, Florida.
LADY GAGA REACTS TO VIRAL VIDEO OF ‘STUPID LOVE’ INTERRUPTING CORONAVIRUS MEETING Lady Gaga has responded after video footage of her new single “Stupid Love” interrupting a coronavirus crisis meeting went viral. The serious meeting was suddenly interrupted when somebody’s cellphone began playing the hit, giving gave everyone a laugh and offering a moment of levity during a time of uncertainty. Gaga saw the video on Twitter and posted, “and this is why I make music.”
JUSTIN BIEBER SHOWS OFF BULGE IN NEW UNDERWEAR SELFIE TO PROMOTE ‘DAVE’: Justin Bieber is helping promote his pal Lil Dicky’s new show Dave. Bieber shared a new selfie on social media, wearing nothing but his underwear. “#DAVE premieres tonight on @fxxnetwork so I’m wearing my Dave underwear. @lildickygram @daveonfxx 😂. Watching tonight,” Justin captioned the photo. Dave stars Lil Dicky and follows “a neurotic mid 20’s suburbanite’s convinced he’s destined to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Now he’s got to prove it to everyone else. Yawn.”
‘AMERICAN IDOL’ RUNNER-UP JUSTIN GUARINI TO STAR IN BRITNEY SPEARS MUSICAL: Former American Idol runner-up Justin Guarini will star in the new Broadway musical Once Upon a One More Time, based on the songs of Britney Spears. Justin, who came in second to Kelly Clarkson on Idol’s first season, will be playing Prince Charming in the musical’s pre-Broadway run this spring at Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre, alongside Briga Heelan as Cinderella. The musical will feature hits like “Toxic,” “Lucky,” “Oops I Did It Again,” “…Baby One More Time” and many more. The Chicago limited run will take place April 14th through May 17th. Tickets are on sale now.