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Wizkid lands seven Billboard Music Awards nominations

Wizkid lands seven Billboard Music Awards nominations

Wizkid served as a featured artiste on the commercially successful 2016 song which he also co-produced. According to the official website of Billboard , the nominees are split up into 52 different categories. Twenty-One Pilots have 17 nominations, Rihanna earned 14 while The Weeknd and Beyonce have 13 nominations each. Here's how to watch the Billboard Music Awards live online, even if you can't get access to the ABC live stream.


'I Had a Blast That Night'

'I Had a Blast That Night'

Sure, dressing celebrities on the red carpet is cool but dressing celebrities at the strip club? "It was one of my best friend's birthdays and I dropped my paranoia guard for one second to have fun", the actress wrote. "She kissed one guy, and even started dry-humping him while they danced!" "Good on ya Jennifer Lawrence! But then she climbed over tables, and fell back into her friends!" This isn't the first time The Hunger Games Star has spoken out after her privacy was invaded.


Small jet crashes at New Jersey airport

Small jet crashes at New Jersey airport

Carlstadt Police Sergeant John Cleary told reporters the plane hit one building in an industrial or manufacturing area, skidded across a parking lot and broke apart. The National weather service reported strong wind just before the crash. In 2009, the airport came under scrutiny after a midair crash of a single-engine airplane and a sightseeing helicopter over the Hudson River that killed nine people.



Putin says Russian Federation has transcript of Trump meeting

White House officials denied that Trump shared sources and methods of intelligence gathering but did not address whether he talked about the IS plot itself. The person who described the memo was not authorized to discuss it by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. The revelation was first reported by the Washington Post .


Katy Perry will judge the reboot of 'American Idol' on ABC

Katy Perry will judge the reboot of 'American Idol' on ABC

The news is now official, and it's every bit as surprising as it was when it was first rumored: Katy Perry will be an American Idol judge. Perry revealed she's releasing a new album, "Witness," next month and touring this fall. Taylor Hicks was named the victor that season, with Katharine McPhee as the runner-up. As cool as this news is, I wouldn't say it comes as a huge shock.



Judge rejects effort to block Confederate statue's removal

The New Orleans monument that was taken down has been the subject of frequent vandalism in past years. Lee Circle is a very majestic public space with this big monument in the roundabout. The group periodically marched around the statue, which has been surrounded by a chain-link fence since anti-monument protesters clashed and scuffled with monument supporters on the statue itself last Monday.