MTV's 'Unplugged' format makes it impossible to fake it or to coast on anything but God-given talent. It strips songs down to their base parts, and the performer has to be on.
Miley Cyrus, whose 'Backyard Sessions' were always awesome, suited up like a cowgirl for her 'Unplugged' special, with lots and lots of visual production elements. Even with those distractions, she was on.
Though many of the 2014 Oscar Nominations seemed inevitable (we're looking at you, 'Gravity,' '12 Years a Slave' and 'American Hustle'), there were a number of surprises -- some pleasant, some less so. But perhaps the biggest "Huh?" was the best song nomination for 'Alone Yet Not Alone.' It turns out that the film violated campaigning rules, and has been disqualified.
The third and final week of 'American Idol' auditions aired tonight (Jan. 29), with the judges listening to singers and wannabe singers in Salt Lake City, Utah.
One standout in particular was 16-year-old Austin Wolfe, who performed a stunning rendition of 'Radioactive' by Imagine Dragons.
FOX's stalwart 'Bones' had quietly drifted through an impressive ninth season on Friday nights for the network, but fans of the longtime forensic procedural have occasion to make a little noise. Not only will the David Boreanaz-Emily Deschanel drama return for an official 10th season, but the network has also moved 'Bones' out of Friday nights into a much more favorable position.
There wasn't just one groundbreaking moment on television for the gay and lesbian community last weekend.
I absolutely love the Budweiser Super Bowl commercials. When you add in their fantastic cast of Clydesdale horses, a sweet little puppy and a hit song, I turn into an emotional puddle!
I love my fur babies and I'm fully aware that some might think I'm a hoarder with three dogs, two cats and six horses, but I'm happy to say that all of mine are relatively behaved. I do have to laugh at our local mailman though
Everyone has thought about quitting his or her job in some type of grand fashion, whether it be making a scene as you leave your former place of employment or telling off your boss.
Now imagine quitting your job in front of millions upon million of people on live TV. Well, one woman will do just that this Sunday, thanks to GoDaddy.
If you spend enough time driving an ATV, it'll probably end up flipping over at some point, right?
Melissa McCarthy follows fellow three-timer Jonah Hill as host of "Saturday Night Live" this week with musical guests Imagine Dragons. In these promos Melissa and cast member Kenan Thompson think of alternate names for the big game, and do an impromptu musical salute to the Dragons