Celebrity Scoop – 11/13/2019


John Legend has been named People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2019.

The news was revealed during the latest episode of The Voice when Blake Shelton, the 2017 Sexiest Man Alive, passed on the torch to his fellow coach. Legend thanked Shelton on the television show.

“I sat next to him for the last few months and I learned his sexy ways,” Legend said. “I observed every move he made, every utterance that came from his mouth and I think some of it rubbed off on me.”

John told People about his reaction to earning the special title. “I was excited, but I was a little scared at the same time because it’s a lot of pressure,” he said. “Everyone’s going to be picking me apart to see if I’m sexy enough to hold this title. I’m [also] following Idris Elba, which is not fair and is not nice to me!”

Elba tweeted his congratulations to Legend, but admonished him not to tell Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson that he had won, saying the star “still thinks he’s got the title.”

Legend is People’s 34th Sexiest Man Alive, joining a long list of Hollywood’s hottest, starting with a then-29-year-old Mel Gibson in 1985.

One person who was particularly thrilled about the news is Legend’s wife, Chrissy Teigen. She took to Twitter and, with her characteristic humor, congratulated her husband. “my secret is out. I have fulfilled my dream of having boned @people’s sexiest man alive!! an honor!!!!!”

Legend became the first black male to become an EGOT (winner of an Emmy award, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony) in 2018.


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Selena Gomez and Julia Michaels just made their friendship permanent.

The BFFs and collaborators got matching tattoos and shared a kiss, all in one night. Gomez took to Instagram on Tuesday to reveal that she and Michaels got matching arrow tattoos on their thumbs.

“It’s tatted.. my arrow points to you forever,” Selena wrote on her Instagram Stories, alongside a photo of she and Julia sharing a sweet moment together at the tattoo shop.

The two longtime pals performed Julia’s latest single, “Anxiety” Monday during the concert stop at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles on Julia’s Inner Monologue tour.

After the performance, Julia took to Instagram to thank Selena, “I’m kind of convinced these last few days aren’t real. Thank you @selenagomez for the most epic headline show I’ve ever played. I love you beyond words and I’m so happy we finally got to sing our baby together :)”


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SHAWN MENDES AND CAMILA CABELLO MAKE OUT DURING NBA GAME: Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello packed on some major PDA during a very public date night on Monday. The couple was spotted locking lips courtside at an L.A. Clippers game as their fellow fans watched the team take on the Toronto Raptors inside the Staples Center. An eyewitness told Hollywood Life, “They were asked to do the ‘Kiss Cam’, but declined.” Even so, “They were making out all night, weren’t really interested in the game and rarely watched it.”


Eminem has opened up about his leaked record, which disses Rihanna. According to Rap-Up, a seven-second snippet of the song, titled “Things Get Worse,” surfaced the net last week before leaking in full over the weekend. 

On the record, Eminem speaks of Chris Brown’s assault on his then-girlfriend Rihanna. He raps, “Of course I side with Chris Brown, I’d beat a b*tch down too.”

Eminem’s publicist, Dennis Dennehy, has spoken on the track and said to The Guardian in a statement, “This is a leak of something that’s over 10 years old. After Eminem recorded it, he scrapped it, and rewrote it. Obviously he and Rihanna have a great relationship.” 


RICKY GERVAIS TO HOST: Speaking of the Golden Globes, Ricky Gervais has signed onto host. “Once again, they’ve made me an offer I can’t refuse,” said Gervais of the host job for the three-hour show. “But this is the very last time I’m doing this, which could make for a fun evening.” Gervais hosted in 2010, 2011 and 2012, before handing things over to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler for three years. He returned in 2016, and was followed by Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers and then Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh

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