Madonna’s Super Bowl Half Time Show

Madonna’s half-time show at the Super Bowl was met by outrage and barbed comments, but there were some classic Magic Moments. The first public appearance of Madonna’s MDNA album campaign was a low-key affair: just the biggest night of the American football calendar, more than 100 million viewers, a collision of some of the planet’s biggest pop personalities, and a budget that makes your average James Cameron effort look like Homes Under the Hammer. The half-time Super Bowl show prompted much chatter, but here are the five Magic Moments: Continue Reading…

President Obama Sings Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ At Apollo

President Obama Sings Al Green’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ At Apollo: President Barack Obama pulled out some unexpected singing chops during a fundraiser at the Apollo Theater in New York City on Thursday night (January 19). The President belted out a line of Rev. Al Green’s soul staple “Let’s Stay Together”–Rev. Al Green was also in the audience–and joked about not being ushered off stage by the notorious Apollo Theater Sandman. “Don’t worry Rev I cannot sing like you, but I just wanted to show my appreciation”, the President said lightheartedly. Can a sing-off against Mitt Romney be that far off?

Earlier in the evening, Obama kept the fundraising alive by noshing at an intimate dinner of 45 guests at director Spike Lee and his wife Tonya Lee Lewis’ home. The $35,800 per ticket dinner included notables Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon and former Knicks player Allan Houston. Continue Reading…