Licking seems to be the latest craze as Justin Bieber features in the new single from R&B artist Maejor Ali, calling on fans to "lick his lolly".
Victoria Coren admires Paltrow's efforts not to disappear into anonymity like most actresses her age. But it pains her to say so.
Belieber death threats are not a sign of end times. Crazed fans were ever thus – it's just easier to be in touch these days.
The giants of US art are backing Barack Obama for president. But then, writes Jonathan Jones, America's artists have always leaned left.
If you are between the ages of 13 and 65, own a cellphone and have heard of a web browser, you may understand the phobia of missing out.
Three decades and 11 albums in, the Pet Shop Boys still feel like they are renting their place as unlikely pop stars.
The 'Baywatch' and 'Knight Rider' star talks frankly about how he has come to terms with the semi-ironic fame he achieved in the past decade.
Rihanna has the most talked-about wardrobe in pop. Festival-going teens love her fearless look, but is her fetish gear a hypersexualised step too far?
Dance floor pioneers Robin Gibb and Donna Summer may have died, but the beat goes on and disco remains the foundation of all modern pop.
The tales of Homer Simpson and his family have become embedded in television lore, and now the inspiration for their hometown has been revealed.
Chris Martin is full of regret when it comes to Coldplay's Mylo Xyloto.
The biggest awards night in British music honoured artists often left out of other international ceremonies.
Her half-time show at the Super Bowl was met by outrage and barbed comments, but there was some classic Madonna magic.
Singer Youssou N'Dour has announced his presidential bid, and joins a long list of celebrities with lofty political ambitions.
It's somewhat reassuring when rich, famous, shiny celebrities prove they are as flawed as the rest of us. We round up a few choice moments.
South Korean bands strike gold in the world's second-largest music market.
Justin Bieber will be up against his girlfriend Selena Gomez and a new award called "biggest fans" will be awarded.
"Royal wedding" and "winning" were the two most popular words on TV last year, a poll has revealed.
Superheroes, zombies and space aliens descend on San Diego for the sold-out four-day Comic-Con event, starting on Thursday.
Definitely not your mother's beauty pageant. Or is it? Lisa Steyn reports.