FEBRUARY 18, 2020

“Price Is Right” tapings have been canceled this week, after DREW CAREY’s ex-fiancée was apparently murdered over the weekend. Her name was Amie Harwick, and she was a pretty well-known therapist in Hollywood. She was found unresponsive on the ground beneath a third-story balcony of her Hollywood Hills home Saturday.  She died at the hospital. There were signs of forced entry and a struggle inside the home, and an ex-boyfriend Amie had been seeing more recently by the name of Gareth Pursehouse is currently being held on $2 million bail. Drew issued a statement,”Amie and I had a love that people are lucky to have once in a lifetime. She was a positive force in the world, a tireless and unapologetic champion for women, and passionate about her work as a therapist. I am overcome with grief.”

 

RYAN NEWMAN was hospitalized after a scary crash during the last lap of the Daytona 500 yesterday. He was actually leading when RYAN BLANEY contacted him from behind and spun him. His car hit the wall and flipped over, then got hit by another car. It was on fire when it finally came to rest.  Newman had to be extricated from the vehicle and is in serious condition. His injuries are NOT life-threatening. Seconds after the crash, DENNY HAMLIN edged out Blaney to win his THIRD Daytona 500.

 

There’s a new list of the 14 most exciting active athletes in the world.

  1. LeBron James, Basketball.
  2. Tiger Woods, Golf
  3. Mike Trout, Baseball
  4. Patrick Mahomes, Football
  5. Serena Williams, Tennis
  6. Simone Biles, Gymnastics
  7. Lionel Messi, Soccer
  8. Conor McGregor, MMA
  9. Alexander Ovechkin, Hockey
  10. Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal, Tennis
  11. Elena Delle Donne, Basketball
  12. Deontay Wilder, Boxing
  13. Alex Morgan, Soccer
  14. Katie Ledecky, Swimming

 

Amazon CEO JEFF BEZOS is putting some SERIOUS money toward the efforts to fight climate change. He’s launching the “Bezos Earth Fund,” and is committing $10 BILLION to start.

A list of movie soundtracks that are more popular than their movies includes: “Purple Rain”, “Pure Country”, and “Jesus Christ Superstar”.

 

OZZY OSBOURNE is canceling his 2020 tour due to his ongoing health issues. “I don’t want to start a tour and then cancel shows at the last minute, as it’s just not fair to the fans.”

 

CHRIS STAPLETON brought the house down while singing “Tennessee Whiskey” at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena last Friday – and he wasn’t even on stage. He was in the audience at a performance of TYLER PERRY’s “Madea’s Farewell Play Tour”. It may have been planned in advance.  Tyler asked him to stand and sing, and he used a wireless mic. Tyler Perry’s a huge a fan.

 

Don’t expect to see Hannah Brown on Raya anytime soon. The former star of The Bachelorette revealed on her Instagram Story that she has yet to be accepted into the exclusive celebrity dating app. “You guys, I don’t know if you know this, but I was the Bachelorette and I can’t get on Raya! I’ve been on the waiting list for months.”

 

Taylor Swift’s father recently fought a burglar who broke into his $4 million Florida penthouse. Scott Swift returned to his home in St. Petersburg on Jan. 17 just moments after 30-year-old Terrence Hoover used an emergency escape stairwell to climb 13 floors to enter it. The men fought before Hoover ran away. Hoover has a lengthy arrest record that includes domestic violence by strangulation, aggravated battery, burglary, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and kidnapping and false imprisonment, the paper said. Swift picked Hoover out of a photo lineup and police say Hoover called them to report the altercation. Hoover could not be found, however, until last week, when he was arrested on burglary charges. He was being held Monday on $50,000 bond.

 

Elton John intends to play his remaining shows in New Zealand and Australia, after illness caused him to lose his voice and cut short a performance. Video clips posted online by fans at Sunday night’s performance showed John breaking down in tears as he told the cheering crowd he couldn’t go on any longer. The 72-year-old singer said he had walking pneumonia and was assisted off stage.

 

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani released the music video for their duet “Nobody But You” last month, and they’ve now shared a behind-the-scenes clip from the shoot. It shows the couple going through the various set-ups to film the video and also includes an interview with the pair in which they explain the shoot. In the video, they start off by performing the song separately before pairing up for a diner date, a cuddle session on the couch with their dog and a psychedelic car ride. They also perform together in a concert setting, Shelton in a suit and Stefani in a sparkling black dress. “Nobody But You” appears on Blake’s recently released album, Fully Loaded: God’s Country, and is all about professing your love to your partner and making sure they know there’s nowhere else you’d rather be.

 

Carrie Underwood is going on a book tour. It will be to support the release of her upcoming book Find Your Path: Honor Your Body, Fuel Your Soul, and Get Strong with the Fit52 Life. March 3 is the arrival of the book. Find Your Path is a look at Underwood’s own journey toward her healthiest self and offer ways for readers to make healthy living a part of their own lifestyle every week of the year, using what Underwood calls the Fit52 Life. It will include tips as well as meal plans, recipes and workout programs including Carrie’s own Fit52 workout, which involves a deck of cards and exercises that can be done at home, and guidelines for keeping a weekly food and workout journal. Throughout the book, Carrie shares her personal journey, from her passion for sports as a kid, to the pressure to look perfect and fit the mold as she launched her career after winning American Idol, to eventually discovering the importance of balance and the meaning of true health,” the description reads. “For Carrie, being fit isn’t about crash diets or a workout routine that you’re going to dread. It’s about healthy choices and simple meals that you can put together from the ingredients in your local grocery store, and making the time, every day, to move, to love your body, and to be the best version of yourself.”

 

Russell Dickerson’s wife, Kailey, is “My angel, My chicken nugget. My everything bagel and my 10 year valentine! Love of my entire life [Kailey Dickerson]!!!!!!!!!” Russell is spending the first part of the year on the road with Kane Brown, said they preferred to stay in than go out on Valentine’s Day, or almost any other day of the year. “We love cooking dinner at our own house, especially now that we moved into our new house. We just want to stay home and maybe cook a dinner we would get out. We like to copy other restaurants.” Russell is back at radio with “Love You Like I Used To,” which he wrote about Kailey –– and then rewrote when she didn’t like the original version.

 

Yoko Ono is 87 and worth $600 million.

Cybill Shepherd is 70.

Juice Newton is 68.

John Travolta is 66

Vanna White is 63. She makes $10 million a year turning letters on “Wheel of Fortune”

Molly Ringwald is 52.

Jillian Michaels is 46.

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