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‘Drivers License’ Singer Olivia Rodrigo Gets Parking Ticket

What Olivia Rodrigo‘s “Drivers License” giveth, it also taketh away — at least from her bank account — because the singer just got nailed with a parking ticket!!! Rodrigo catapulted to the top of the charts with the single earlier this year … but just learned one of the harsh realities of driving in Los Angeles and just about every other big city — no matter how hard you try — eventually, you’re gonna get hit with a parking violation. While it’s not clear just what Olivia was ticketed for…

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Luke Bryan Tests Positive for COVID, Out for ‘American Idol’ Live Show, Abdul’s Subbing

Luke Bryan‘s going to miss out on the excitement of “American Idol” going live for the first time this season due to the coronavirus … but a familiar face will take his place. The country music star and ‘Idol’ judge says he tested positive for COVID-19, so he won’t be part of Monday night’s first live show of the reality singing competition. Luke says he’s doing well and hopes to be back at it soon, but in the meantime … Paula Abdul is back!!! The show just announced while Bryan’s…

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DMX’s Fiancee Gets ‘Dog Love’ Tattoo to Commemorate His Death

DMX is forever inscribed on the flesh of the woman he was set to marry before his untimely death — because she got some new ink to honor him … and it’s right up his doggone alley. Desiree Lindstrom — who was engaged to X, and birthed his 15th child — actually enlisted the services of a famous tattoo artist in NY to show her love for her late fiance in endearing terms … hitting up one-time ‘Black Ink Crew’ star Krystal Kills for the custom job. As you can…

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Madonna Buys Weeknd’s Hidden Hills House for $19.3 Million

Madonna just plunked down a small fortune, and now she’s proud of The Weeknd‘s Hidden Hills Estate. Madonna paid $19.3 million for the home, which is in Kardashian Country. It’s been on the market for a long time — The Weeknd listed it back in June, 2020, for $24,995,000, so there was a significant price reduction. The Weeknd bought the house back in 2017 for $18.2 million, so with commission at best he broke even. The house has plenty of room, with more than 12,000 sq ft of living space,…

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DMX’s Family Warns of Scammers Raising Money for His Funeral

DMX‘s family is NOT strapped for cash, and is NOT asking the public to chip in for burial expenses — and if you see anything online saying otherwise … it’s total bunk. X’s direct family members tell TMZ … there’s been a lot of unfounded rumors circulating after DMX’s death last week, including a particularly absurd one — namely, that his inner circle is raising money to help pay for his upcoming funeral. This one’s pretty easy to throw water on, because we’re told family members are absolutely not raising…

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Usher Didn’t Pay Strippers with Fake Money, ‘Bucks’ Left Behind for Promo

The internet is ablaze with fury that Usher allegedly made it rain on strippers with fake ass money — with his face on it, no less — but take a breather, because that’s not how it went down. You might have caught wind of this today — a dancer going by the handle @beel0ove on IG posted photos of three “Usher bucks” that came in $100, $20 and $1 denominations … all with Mr. Raymond’s face in place of the usual dead Presidents. She posed the question … “Ladies what…

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‘Housewives’-esque Project with Country Music Celebs in the Works

A group of popular women in the country music world have folks whispering about a “Real Housewives of Nashville” series, and while TMZ’s learned the buzz is a little premature … it’s not far from the truth. Several of these ladies — including country star Jana Kramer and Jason Aldean‘s sister, Kasi Wicks (Chuck Wicks’ wife) — have been teasing on social media that they’re filming something together … something that seems like it could fit in the ‘Housewives’ canon. Sources with direct knowledge of the project confirm with us…

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TikTok Stars Jaden Hossler, Nessa Barrett Play Coy on Night Out

Play video content TMZ.com TikTok stars Jaden Hossler and Nessa Barrett are still denying there’s anything going on between them … but it sure looks and sounds like there’s something brewing. We got Jaden and Nessa Monday night at The Nice Guy … a significant sighting considering for weeks now Jaden’s ex, TikTok star Mads Lewis, had been posting cryptic messages on social media seemingly calling out Nessa for ruining their relationship. Here’s the lowdown for TikTok novices — Jaden and Nessa apparently got super close after they dropped their…

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YFN Lucci Prosecutors Claim Strip Club Visit Violates Bond in Murder Case

12:13 PM PT — YFN’s attorney, Drew Findling, tells TMZ … “This attempt to revoke his bond is without merit and is replete with factual and legal inaccuracies. We will zealously fight this motion as we will with every aspect of this legally flawed prosecution.” YFN Lucci violated his strict bond conditions when he hit up a recording studio and a strip club as his murder case looms … at least according to prosecutors, who want him back in jail. According to new legal docs, prosecutors in Georgia claim the…

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The Miz Praises The Hell Out of Bad Bunny for WrestleMania Performance, ‘Incredible!’

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Here’s WWE superstar The Miz breaking character to heap some well-deserved praise on Bad Bunny — admitting the music superstar’s performance at WrestleMania was legitimately incredible. Miz and Bad Bunny have been beefing for months as part of the storyline leading up to WM37 this past weekend — and when they stepped in the ring to throw down, Bunny was spectacular. He pulled off everything from a vertical suplex to a Canadian Destroyer (look it up!) … and even frog splashed off the top rope!…

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