J-Law Has Opinions on Irma + Watch Jared Leto’s Tribute to Music’s Recently Deceased: Pop Bits
Remember when MTV cut off Jared Leto in the middle of his heartfelt tribute to his friend, the late Chester Bennington? The BBC gave Leto a chance to finish up — and he added Prince, David Bowie and others. That, plus J-Law’s thoughts on Hurricane Irma, Aaron Carter suicide watch and more, on this evening’s Pop Bits.
Jennifer Lawrence Says Hurricanes Are ‘Mother Nature’s Rage and Wrath’
J-Law has a new movie coming out, called mother!, so naturally she offered her timely opinions on a different maternal figure. “You know, you’re watching these hurricanes now, and it’s really hard, especially while promoting this movie, not to feel Mother Nature’s rage and wrath,” she told a British TV network.
Thirty Seconds to Mars’ Jared Leto Honors Fallen Musicians With Incredible Linkin Park, Soundgarden, Prince, David Bowie + George Michael Medley
“Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto performed a unique medley during a BBC Radio 1 session. In under four minutes, Leto wove together classic tracks from Linkin Park, Soundgarden, David Bowie, Prince and George Michael to honor the talented musicians we’ve recently lost.” The songs Leto chose were Prince‘s “Purple Rain,” David Bowie‘s “Heroes,” George Michael‘s “Freedom,” Linkin Park‘s “Crawling” and “Black Hole Sun,” by Soundgarden.
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Aaron Carter’s Family Fears Substance Abuse Relapse, Suicide
Sources close to Carter‘s family have allegedly told TMZ that the singer has been talking about committing suicide for months now, saying things like “I can’t take it anymore” and “I’m losing it.”
The Secret Meaning of Stephen King’s IT
In case you somehow haven’t heard, IT hits theaters this weekend (and it’s already broken one box office record, so get your tickets early). Watch this video breakdown of both the 1990 miniseries starring Tim Curry and what inspired King to create what many consider to be his best work (underage orgy scene notwithstanding).
Girl Does 11 Back Flips in a Row on a Medicine Ball
Kids these days can do amazing things. And watch her do it in reverse here: 11 FRONT flips. God bless the Internet!
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