Entertainment News | WRHL http://www.wrhl.net/pages/index.cfm?id=507 Entertainment News 2016-08-26T11:38:15Z Entertainment News Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Oct. 20 to Sunday, Oct. 26 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. MTV to let stars loose in an unscripted awards extravaganza The MTV Video Music Awards have long been more about the show than the actual winners, and this year the network will go all-out by letting the stars run wild. Stepping back from award ceremonies' traditional penchant for down-to-the-second scripts, MTV producers said they have simply selected the artists for Sunday's extravaganza and will leave it to them to decide what to do. The show, to be broadcast to more than 120 countries, will provide an open platform for outspoken stars including rapper Kanye West, who used last year's show to announce, however improbably, that he will run for president in 2020. Britney Spears hitches a ride for Corden's Carpool Karaoke NEW YORK (AP) — Oops! James Corden did it again, sharing his Carpool Karaoke commute with Britney Spears on Thursday's edition of "The Late Late Show." Oregon fair generates buzz with 1st legal pot display in US SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Living marijuana plants went on display Friday at the Oregon State Fair, with organizers saying it's the first state fair in the nation to allow cannabis for public viewing. Alaskans live among bears _ both real and brightly colored ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's largest city is home to more than 300 grizzly and black bears — and now more than a dozen multicolored ones. Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: Review: Glass Animals focus on others on terrific new CD Glass Animals, "How to Be a Human Being" (Harvest Records) "Greater" tells story of late Arkansas walk-on Burslworth In Brandon Burlsworth, the bespectacled former walk-on from Arkansas, former Colts general manager Bill Polian believed he had drafted a player who could be to Indianapolis' offensive line what Peyton Manning was at quarterback. ‘Making a Murderer’ Attorney Seeks More Evidence Testing MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The attorney for a Wisconsin inmate featured in the hit Netflix series “Making a Murderer” filed a motion Friday seeking permission to perform extensive testing on evidence she believes will show he’s innocent. Pokemon doughnuts, exercise classes tap game's popularity. NEW YORK (AP) — Weeks into the "Pokemon Go" craze, demand remains strong for "Poke Ball"-shaped treats made by a high-end doughnut company, one of many businesses and organizations coming up with creative ways to lure players in their search for the elusive "pocket monsters." Jesse Metcalfe revels in real-life romance, music on TV LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jesse Metcalfe is stretching himself artistically as a musician and, on the side, as a jewelry designer. Actor Marvin Kaplan, a diner patron on 'Alice,' dead at 89 NEW YORK (AP) — Veteran actor Marvin Kaplan has died at 89. Review: Joanna Connor's fierce blues on 'Six String Stories' Joanna Connor, "Six String Stories" (M.C. Records) De La Soul returns with same wildly creative attitude De La Soul "and the Anonymous Nobody" (A.O.I. Records) The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 25, 2016: Top Songs 1. Closer (feat. Halsey), The Chainsmokers 2. Heathens, twenty one pilots 3. Treat You Better, Shawn Mendes 4. Cold Water, (feat. ... Review: Britney Spears Isn't Winning, Even If We Want Her To Britney Spears, “Glory” (RCA) Linda Thompson writes of love, loss and what she's learned NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Thompson, who lived with Elvis Presley and was married to Bruce Jenner, has kept the details of her high-profile relationships private over the years. Welcome to the fourth grade: Teacher's rap targets students SKOKIE, Ill. (AP) — A new teacher who made a music video to welcome his students has become a bit of a star with his fourth-graders. Review: Florida Georgia Line show signs of growth, maturity Florida Georgia Line, "Dig Your Roots" (Big Machine) 'Game of Thrones' composer creating 'Gears of War 4' score LOS ANGELES (AP) — The composer for "Game of Thrones" is swapping the sword-filled realm of Westeros for the monster-plagued world of Sera. NEEDTOBREATHE hit stride with expansive new album, tour NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — On their new album, the rock band NEEDTOBREATHE have a song about the dangers of indulging in a rock 'n' roll lifestyle in which lead singer Bear Rinehart boasts that he "found the bottom from the top somehow." Billionaire Richard Branson survives bike crash LONDON (AP) — Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson said Friday he thought he was going to die after flying head first off his bicycle in the British Virgin Islands. Handsome cop upstages rock stars in Northern Ireland BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — Fans in Northern Ireland are keenly awaiting a Belfast music festival featuring Avicii and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. But the build up to Friday's event has been dominated by a policeman offering safety advice for the event. Springsteen breaks his record for longest US show EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — It was another record-breaking night for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band with a few surprises thrown in at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium. Sarajevo Chamber Music Festival to organize house concerts SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Organizers of the sixth annual Sarajevo Chamber Music Festival have invited music lovers to open their homes for concerts. 'Game of Thrones' composer creating 'Gears of War 4' score The composer for "Game of Thrones" is swapping the sword-filled realm of Westeros for the alien-plagued world of Sera. Emmy- and Grammy-nominated Ramin Djawadi has crafted the score for "Gears ... Netflix taunts North Korea on-demand TV service on Twitter Netflix is poking fun at North Korea's recent foray into on-demand TV, calling itself a "Manbang knockoff" on its Twitter bio. The tongue-in-cheek change to the Netflix US bio comes after Pyongyang proudly unveiled a video streaming service called Manbang ("Everywhere"), which was instantly described as a Netflix-style service by Western media. The system allows viewers with some sort of Internet access to enjoy the highly-propagandised output of its four state-run TV channels at their leisure. Ex-Wailers members go to court over use of band's name RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former members of Jamaican reggae band The Wailers, which played alongside Bob Marley, are going to court to try to stop the group they left from performing under the same name. Sarah Jessica Parker cuts ties with EpiPen after price hike NEW YORK (AP) — Saying she is "disappointed, saddened and deeply concerned" by the price hike of the EpiPen, actress Sarah Jessica Parker has cut ties with the company that makes the emergency allergy treatment. Hans Zimmer wins copyright case and receives an apology LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hans Zimmer has received more than just a win in a copyright infringement case — he also received an apology from a fellow composer who now says he mistakenly sued the Oscar-winner over the music to "12 Years a Slave." 'Dr. Drew on Call' to end 5-year run on HLN next month LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Drew Pinsky's series on the HLN channel is ending its run after five years. Jones website hack reveals stars' tricky cyber landscape LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hateful hack of comedian Leslie Jones' personal website reveals the tricky cyber landscape celebrities tread and the murky legal protections that exist for personal digital content. WGN hit series 'Underground' moves production to Georgia ATLANTA (AP) — The second season of WGN America's drama series "Underground" has moved filming to southeast Georgia. Housing aid theft: Probation for bounce artist Big Freedia NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bounce entertainer Big Freedia was sentenced to three years' probation and fined $35,000 by a federal judge Thursday after admitting to bilking the federal government out of housing aid. Lundquist dives into his last season as voice of SEC on CBS NEW YORK (AP) — Verne Lundquist recently returned from a Scandinavian summer vacation to find an email with 309 pages of stories on Texas A&M and UCLA. As the 76-year-old play-by-play man gets set for his 17th and final season as the voice of Southeastern Conference football on CBS, he is happily diving into one of his favorite parts of the job. Yosemite, and President Obama, head into virtual reality NEW YORK (AP) — In a new project with National Geographic, Barack Obama becomes the first sitting U.S. president to project himself into virtual reality — in this case, a 360-degree representation of Yosemite National Park. USA TODAY BEST-SELLERS 1. "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two" by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany (Scholastic) Fox News' Ed Henry returning in new role after 4 months off NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News correspondent Ed Henry is returning to the air four months after allegations of an extramarital affair led to his "taking some time off," as the network said then. Country star Jana Kramer separates from husband Mike Caussin NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Country singer and actress Jana Kramer has separated from her husband, former NFL tight end Mike Caussin. Review: A band with a fresh sound emerges from Asheville River Whyless, "We All the Light" (Roll Call Records) WRHL 2016-08-27T04:38:15Z http://www.wrhl.net/pages/index.cfm?id=507