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Critics' Corner: The New Season of Sherlock, Drake on SNL and More | Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Pine, Drake, Martin Freeman

Critics' Corner: The New Season of Sherlock, Drake on SNL and More

Originally posted 01/17/2014 12:00PM

See it, hear it, read it! Your guide to what's hot in entertainment this coming week

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Beyoncé Releases Surprise New Album

Beyoncé Releases Surprise Self-Titled Album

Originally posted 12/13/2013 05:45AM

Beyoncé has created a holiday frenzy – delighting fans by announcing a surprise new album just before midnight Friday, then secretly releasing it immediately after the announcement.

With 14 songs and 17 videos, the self-titled album features several collaborators including Jay Z, Drake and Frank Ocean – and a special little one on its closing track. For the song "Blue," Beyoncé performs with daughter Blue Ivy.

"I see music," Beyoncé said in a video announcement on her Facebook page. "It's more than just what I hear. When I’m connected to something, I immediately see a visual or a series of images that are tied to a feeling or an emotion, a memory from my childhood, thoughts about life, my dreams or my fantasies. And they’re all connected to the music."

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Heartbreak Drake's Highs and Lows

Heartbreak Drake's Highs and Lows

Originally posted 10/23/2013 03:00PM

In honor of his birthday, check out Drake's most moving TV and music moments

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Everyone (Even Larry King!) Has #StarbucksDrakeHands Meme

Everyone (Even Larry King!) Has #StarbucksDrakeHands Meme

Originally posted 10/11/2013 07:30PM

Some guys ask for your sign. Other guys use trite lines like, "If I could reinvent the alphabet, I'd put U and I together."

And then there's Brody Ryan.

After begging model Piper Kennedy for her number in Starbucks, "Singer/Song Writer/Designer/Photographer/Producer" (according to his Twitter, @sirBRODAG) Brody Ryan sent her the below awkward video where he's smiling and sort of massaging his face (to Drake's "Hold On, We're Going Home").

Kennedy sent it to friends who posted it on the Internet, and #StarbucksDrakeHands was born, with copycats (and actual cats) imitating his creepy, face-touching video. Scroll down for more randomness from this week:

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Why Rapper The Game Is Giving Away $1 Million

The Game Is Giving Away $1 Million – Here's Why

Originally posted 09/20/2013 08:00PM

The Game made headlines this week when he, along with Drake, donated $20,000 to Anna Angel, an Ohio woman who lost her five children and boyfriend in a horrific fire.

But the rapper from Compton, Calif., isn't stopping there. The Game, 33, whose real name is Jayceon Taylor, plans on channeling $1 million of his own money into the Robin Hood Project, with the goal of giving money to people around the world.

"It's a hand-to-hand project," he explains. "If I see someone who looks like they could use it and my heart tells me I should contribute to their struggles, I'll give them something. The direction comes from within."

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Drake and The Game Donate $20,000 to Pay Expenses for Grieving Ohio Mother

Drake and The Game Donate $20,000 to Mother of 5 Children Killed in Fire

Originally posted 09/19/2013 07:00PM

Drake and The Game have unveiled a new collaboration – and it's all in the name of charity.

The rappers have teamed up to donate $20,000 to an Ohio woman whose entire family was killed in a house fire Sunday.

Tiffin resident Anna Angel, 30, lost her five children and her boyfriend when their trailer home was engulfed in flames while she was working a shift at Burger King.

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Whoops! The Hilarious Reason Rosie O'Donnell Is Tweeting at Rapper Drake

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Rosie O'Donnell Tweets Adoration for Drake Bell

Originally posted 04/01/2013 10:30AM

So many Drakes, so little time.

Rosie O'Donnell got herself into a hilarious Twitter mix-up on Tuesday when she Tweeted her appreciation of actor Drake Bell – who is competing on the diving show, Splash.

"Drake is cute ... Nice muscles," she wrote.

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Lil Wayne on Recent Health Scare: 'I Could've Died' | Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne on Recent Health Scare: 'I Could've Died'

Originally posted 03/29/2013 11:40AM

Despite vehement denials from his friends as to the severity of Lil Wayne's condition after the Grammy winner suffered a seizure two weeks ago, the rapper confirms his condition was very serious.

"I'm an epileptic, so I'm prone to seizures," Wayne, 30, told Los Angeles radio station Power 106 on Thursday. "This isn't my first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh seizure. I've had a bunch of seizures. Y'all just never hear about it."

Wayne neither confirmed nor denied reports that he was in a medically induced coma, but did describe the experience as near-fatal.

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Check Out PEOPLE's Picks for Grammys | Frank Ocean

UpdatePosted 02/09/2013 07:00PM

Frank Ocean Should Win Big at the Grammys, Says PEOPLE's Music Critic

Originally posted 02/08/2013 05:00PM

When it comes to Sunday night's Grammy Awards, it's Frank Ocean's world and the rest of the nominees are just swimming in it.

With six nominations for his album Channel Orange total, the neo-soul sensation will go head-to-head with what are essentially four rock acts for album of the year.

But none of them rocked Channel Orange's artistic vision, with its intricately woven soundscapes and storytelling.

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Watch the Nominated VMA Videos – and See PEOPLE's Picks | Carly Rae Jepsen, Rihanna

VMAs 2012: PEOPLE's Picks to Win

Originally posted 09/06/2012 03:40PM

This year's crop of MTV Video Music Award nominees range from dance hits like Nicki Minaj's "Starships," to the still maddeningly catchy "Call Me Maybe."

So who will emerge victorious at Thursday night's awards show?

Here are our picks for who should win … tell us who you think should take home moon men in the comments section below.

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