Archive | Britney Spears

Report: AP has Britney's obituary written

According to Usmagazine.com, the Associated Press has already written Britney Spears' obituary. Really. As Us tells it: "We are not wishing it, but if Britney passed away, it’s easily one of the biggest stories in a long time," AP entertainment editor Jesse Washington tells Us. "I think one would agree that Britney seems at risk […]

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At least Jay Z's album isn't a Christmas collection

For all the wailing and gnashing of teeth on TIG about the ever-earlier return of Christmas  Holiday music, it doesn't seem to be the view of the mainstream public. In fact, just perusing the current Billboard Top 100 albums, you can find the following albums (all marked as "gaining"):  #6 Josh Groban: Noel #28 Mannheim Steamroller: […]

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New releases for the week, from Easy Street Records

This week's new releases looks like some kinds of flashback or a Halloween trick, but alas it's true: Arrested Development, Backstreet Boys, Blues Traveler, and Britney are all back with new records. Best news of the week is the release of Carrie Akre's Last The Evening {see review}. Even if you don't know her from […]

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Britney's Big Comeback….?

Did anyone else catch Britney Spears' sub-par opening "performance" on last night's MTV VMA's? What a pile. I really wanted to see the poor girl pull off something awesome, but this was the most lackluster performance I have seen in a long time. There was barely any movement or choreography, she was clearly lip-synching, and […]

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