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Queen Elizabeth II marks 92 years with celebrity concert

Queen Elizabeth II marks 92 years with celebrity concert

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April 21 (UPI) --Queen Elizabeth II celebrated turning 92 on Saturday with a celebrity concert.The Queen's birthday concert at Royal Albert Hall in London featured famous singers ranging from British singer Sting, to Canadian singer Shawn Mendes, to Jamaican singer Shaggy, according to the Royal Family's Twitter page.Some other artists include Australian singer Kylie Minogue, Welsh singer Sir Tom Jones and South African male choir Ladysmith Black Mambazo.The queen, Royal family members, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke of York, The Duke of Cambridge, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrived at the ceremony for Elizabeth - the world's longest living reigning monarch."While all birthdays are special, this year, the Queen's birthday falls at the end of the week-long Com...
You Can Be Different! Chef Turned Celebrity Martin Yan Serves Up Success Tips

You Can Be Different! Chef Turned Celebrity Martin Yan Serves Up Success Tips

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Martin Yan shared fresh dishes during an Asian Favorites Tour in Malaysia in January. (Photo by Faris Hadziq/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)Martin Yan isn’t a household name around much of China, but for millions of people around the world, he is one of the planet’s most successful Chinese chefs and restauranteurs. His award-winning PBS television show “Yan Can Cook” has been running for more than three and a half decades in the U.S., giving him popularity and staying power comparable to pioneering Western cooking show icons such as Julia Child. Yan’s show also runs on the Canadian Food Network and Asian Food Channel. He has published 31 books and attracts crowds as far off as Singapore when he appears.How has the Guangdong-born, U.S. imm...
Today's top celebrity birthdays list (April 21, 2018)

Today's top celebrity birthdays list (April 21, 2018)

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Posted April 21, 2018 at 09:28 AM | Updated April 21, 2018 at 09:29 AM celebrity-birthdays-april21.jpgPhotos: Associated Press Top celebrity birthdays on April 21, 2018 Birthday wishes go out to Tony Danza, Andie MacDowell and all the other celebrities with birthdays today.  Check out our slideshow below to see more famous people turning a year older on April 21st.-Mike Rose, cleveland.comIggy PopPhoto: Associated Press Singer Iggy Pop turns 71 Fun fact: Iggy appeared in an episode of 'Star Trek: DS9' as an alien.  One of the produce...
Avicii Dies: Musicians, Celebrities Pay Tribute

Avicii Dies: Musicians, Celebrities Pay Tribute

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Following news of the death of DJ and producer Tim Bergling, a.k.a. Avicii, on Friday, celebrities and fellow musicians expressed their condolences on social media.“It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” a statement from his rep said. “He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th.  The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time. No further statements will be given.” He was 28.Following the news about the passing of Avicii, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, which has been his music publisher since 2010, issued the following statement:“We are mourning the incredibly sad...
From Spinach Pancakes to Cottage Cheese Popsicles: 9 Celebrity Hacks for Healthy Eating

From Spinach Pancakes to Cottage Cheese Popsicles: 9 Celebrity Hacks for Healthy Eating

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a concoction that she created to clease her body after she’s done filming Top Chef. She calls it “Cranberry Drano,” and it consists of unsweetened cranberry juice, green tea brewed with honey, fiber powder, a vitamin C packet and water. “It all gets stirred up and handed to me two or three times a day before I go on set or right after I come off set to keep the pipes clean,” she says. " class="lazyOwl owl-lazy" data-action="gallery-slide-image"> a concoction that she created</a> to clease her body after she&#8217;s done filming Top Chef. She calls it &#8220;Cranberry Drano,&#8221; and it consists of&nbsp;unsweetened cranberry juice, green tea brewed with honey,...
Celebrity selfie videos are the new autograph

Celebrity selfie videos are the new autograph

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Celebrity autographs are out and personalized videos are in.And Cameo, a website that allows fans to purchase a personalized video shoutout from their favorite celebrity, is facilitating the shift.“When you or I were kids, we would pull out the Sharpie and try to get celebrities to sign something,” the company’s CEO Steven Galanis recently told Page Six. “Today everyone wants to take a selfie with [celebrities]. If you don’t have a picture to put on Instagram it didn’t happen. So we thought about that idea and the fact that most of the time you don’t run into [a celebrity] when you really need them, right? When it’s your mom’s birthday and her favorite ‘Real Housewife’ is out there, she doesn’t just magically a...
An Ultra-Private, Celebrity Friendly Cabo Villa

An Ultra-Private, Celebrity Friendly Cabo Villa

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Location: Los Cabos, MexicoPrice:$18 millionThis swank Cabo villa sits hundreds of feet above the scenic Sea of Cortez in the gated and ultra-exclusive Villas Del Mar community, with stunning views of the Baja coastline in every direction.“You’re high up and it’s got 360-degree views,” said listing agent Andrew Lemke. “You catch the sunrise on one side of the house and the sunset on the other.”Known as Casa Fryzer, named for its owner, the Spanish hacienda-style villa was previously listed with Mr. Lemke in 2015 for $25 million.The star of the fully turnkey home is its 2,000-square-foot infinity pool, which boasts a swim-up bar, built-in dining tables, underwater speakers and a fire-pit island accessed by a bridge. “The pool is probably the show...

There&#039;s a food fight among premium cruise lines, and Celebrity is seeking an Edge

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In a darkened room at a restaurant table set with empty, shiny white dinner plates, a little man about the size of my thumb suddenly appears plate-side to prepare dessert. He is accompanied by a miniature sled, spoon, and igloo.At each place on the table, the animated little man in red scarf and chef’s hat heaves a scoop of ice cream, flips berries with his spoon, shoots chocolate sauce from a firehose, and lights a celebratory candle before slipping away. He disappears into a patch of icy water near his igloo — to applause from around the table.Le Petit Chef, as he is known in his animated culinary journeys at Skullmapping.com, is a key ingredient in what Celebrity Cruises is calling an immersive fusion of entertainment and dining on its newest ship, Celebrity Edge, set to ...
Today's top celebrity birthdays list (April 20, 2018)

Today&#039;s top celebrity birthdays list (April 20, 2018)

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Posted April 20, 2018 at 06:30 AM | Updated April 20, 2018 at 06:32 AM celebrity-birthdays-april20.jpgPhotos: Associated Press Top celebrity birthdays on April 20, 2018 Birthday wishes go out to Andy Serkis, George Takei and all the other celebrities with birthdays today.  Check out our slideshow below to see more famous people turning a year older on April 20th.-Mike Rose, cleveland.comGeorge TakeiPhoto: Associated Press Actor George Takei turns 81 Fun fact: One of the few Star Trek actors to wear all three uniform colors at va...