Last night the 43rd People’s Choice Awards occurred at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. I always like to check out the outfits of the stars and select my favourite ones for you. Unlike with the Golden Globes 2017, I found a lot more beautiful curvy stars and outfits to talk about this time.
Here are our most favourite #CurvesOnTheRedCarpet looks from the People’s Choice Awards 2017:
WOW! Seeing Melissa McCarthy wearing this floras outfit made my heart melt. She looked amazing in it. This rather daring outfit combined with her smile and positive attitude made her my favourite star of the night. I love to see how she dares to wear more colourful clothes and how great she combines them!
Chrissy Metz chose another wide dress for her look, but I think this works best for her. Finding an outfit in her size must be very hard. Therefore, I am happy that plus size brand Eloquii created this custom-made dress for her. She looks amazing and she inspires other women of her size to wear dresses too!
‘Never in a million years did I thought with this ridiculous accent, I would be able to be a part of something so successful, so loved by all of you, like Modern Family.’ Sofia Vergara gave an emotional acceptance speech. She made me believe that her win is not only a success for her, but also for all Latin actors and actresses. Latin actors can achieve more nowadays than before and I am happy that Sofia won an award for her amazing work, even with the accent! I liked her outfit, because she chose a dress that shows her femininity in a beautiful way.
Well, we have to change the band name into Four Harmony for now. It was the first event for the remaining four band members to appear and they did it with a statement. The combination of the colours white, cream and rose showed how they still want to be in harmony with each other. I liked their outfits a lot!
Jennifer Lopez is a garant for amazing style on the red carpet of any event! The Reem Acra dress she wore last night is also such an amazing piece, but there is something about her that I miss here. Where are her curves????? Her hips??? She looks more like having the hips of a man, then to have a female hip. She got famous for her curves and I am missing all that in this look. She had better outfits before!
Beyoncé released a new explosive album called Lemonade and suddenly all the newspapers and online magazine started speculating about the story behind it. Most of all, because of the lyrics in this song:
I couldn’t find the video online anymore, but you can look at it on Tidal here. Below is a great sum up of an article I really liked:
‘The album tells the story of a woman grappling with her husband’s infidelity, moving through chapters with titles like “Intuition” and “Denial,” and ending with apparent reconciliation. Jay Z and the couple’s four-year-old child Blue Ivy appear on screen; it includes images from the couple’s quiet 2008 wedding, which they didn’t release photos of at the time. Lemonade practically begs to be read autobiographically, and as such, it is a master class in reputation management. Beyoncé planted enough seeds this weekend to keep the gossip industry drinking her lemonade for years. And somehow she did it without getting even a speck of dirt on her own hands.’ ~ Ruth Graham from slate.com
I am going to answer all the important information you need to know from this media hype with the questions below:
Is the marriage of Beyoncé and Jay Z on the rocks?
Who is Becky with the good hair?
Why did she write such a personal album?
What is the truth behind all the hype?
What is the good thing for her behind all the hype?
I know you all heard already so much of her and you saw so many pictures of her that I won’t repeat them. I want to do something else, because I am more of an investigative journalist. And I must say that most articles I read were just terrible. Even the articles of Vogue and Times sucked and these are the ones I admire the most. But now let me answer the questions I wrote above.
Is the marriage of Beyoncé and Jay Z on the rocks?
This is Jay Z smoking a Cuban cigar one day after the release of the album. Does this look to you like a sad man who has been publicly shamed by his own wife? HELL NO! Sure, she sings about how he cheated on her in this album and how he is such a bad husband, but did she leave him? NO! I can only talk for myself here, but if I published such an album, then only after I left my husband and not while I am still together with him. Her words are so rude and personal, that it can’t be the words of a wife who is still living with her husband. Although, I don’t wish them to separate ever, but her words would only then become authentic if she will leave him anytime soon.
Who is Becky with the good hair?
The first woman, who was suspected to be Becky, was Rachel Roy, because she shared an image on IG writing ‘Good hair, don’t care….’, but she already stated that she is not Becky. One day later singer Rita Ora was seen with the same red dress that Beyoncé was wearing in her Formation video and everyone was suspecting her to be Becky, because there are rumours of her being involved with Jay Z since she became a Roc Nation member. Rita also stated that she is not Becky to the media. I wonder why Rihanna wasn’t mentioned yet, because the rumour that she is Jay Z’s mistress is also out there since many years. But let’s see what will happen regarding Becky, because this story has the best potential to become bigger.
Why did she write such a personal album?
For some reason a lot of haters out there want to see the marriage of Beyoncé and Jay Z fall apart and that they divorce. This rumour is so strong and I remember someone saying that if they break up then Beyoncé will publish an album that will become her best work and that will show how Jay Z really is. Well, we have this album. It’s called Lemonade, but she is still together with him. So why did she write it? There is another truth behind all of this.
What is the truth behind all the hype?
The truth behind all of it is called: JEDI MIND TRICK
No, I didn’t’ invent it. It was an invention of George Lucas for the Star Wars Movies and Mathew Knowles was the one who used this for the career of his daughter. But I let him do the talk in the video below:
I know the name Jedi Mind Trick sounds kind of funny so I have to add a few funny memes to this now. 😀
The Jedi Mind Trick is something that makes you believe things are different, then they really are. The new album wants to let us believe that Beyoncé broke up with her husband, after a long and saddening marriage where he cheated on her many times. That’s why the lyrics are so personal. It’s the perfect break up album every Jay Z hater was waiting for since many years.
But the truth is that this album is just a Jedi Mind Trick, like the elevator scene of Solange and Jay Z. Days after the incident in the elevator several media pages said that Rachel Roy was the reason for Solange’s anger and that Jay Z still didn’t help her with her career. But thanks to the Jedi Mind Trick the sales on Solange’s album went up. How great is that? You only need to fake a fight and you earn more money. Or the constant rumour that Beyoncé would leave Jay Z during their tour. How they had separate rooms, how they didn’t even talk with each other after the shows and an article about how Beyoncé was looking for a new house. We don’t hear personal stuff like this from these two stars, because they are very private. But in this article the real-estate agent was even quoted. Truth about the tour rumours is again, that it was just fabricated to get more people to watch their show. Because if they will break up soon, then this will be the last time you can watch them together. So you have to go. I just have to remind you that it was Mathew who used this for her band Destiny’s Child the first time. Remember the ongoing stories about how rough the break-ups was from the former two band members? And the stories how Beyoncé SURVIVED all of it? That was the JEDI MIND TRICK!
What is the good thing for her behind all the hype?
Don’t get me wrong on analysing Beyoncé and pointing out that a lot of her public life seems to be fabricated. I am not against Bey. She is still my QUEEN B!
I just admire how she manages to make all of you believe her stories, because she became the most successful artist in the US with the Jedi Mind Trick. The trick always works, because there could still be some sort of truth in it. Beyoncé and everyone else involved in this, will never admit that they tricked the fans. Bey and Jay Z are actually friends with Rachel Roy and Rita Ora just wore the dress to get herself involved in the rumour to be talked about in the media. Jay Z had this fake story about him and Rihanna going on for years to get more albums sold. It is his record label, so he is the one who gains the most from the hate against him. Like he gained the most from the release of his wife’s album, because it was first only available on TIDAL:
You got to admit, there have been just a handful of singers that could manipulate you in such a good way. Michael Jackson was one of them and we still love him. However, I think you should also know the truth behind it, because she uses the rumours to get more successful. So, let’s all hail the Jedi Queen and her King!
NEW YORK, NY – FEBRUARY 20: Beyonce (L) and Jay-Z attend the New Jersey Nets vs New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden on February 20, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/FilmMagic)
I always liked Nancy Reagan for her smile which gave her a positive appearance. Unfortunatly, in the future we can only see this in pictures of her. Nancy Reagan has died today from a heart failure in Bel Air aged 94. I know many may think it was expected for someone her age to die and you are right. It was only a matter of time until her heart gives up. Nethertheless, her dead is still saddening. Let’s just praise her to stay alive for such a long time.
Nancy Reagan was known as the First Lady next to her husband Ronald Reagan and for her style. Mainly for mostly wearing red at any occasion. I also have to say this colour really fitted her so perfectly, that if I see a picture of her in another colour I always think it doesn’t fit to her. Nancy was known for always wearing ‘Reagan Red’ or at least including red to her outfit:
“I always liked red. It’s a picker-upper,” … “I didn’t give it the name of Reagan Red, but that became its name.” ~ W Magazine
See below my collection of her ‘REAGAN RED’ style:
I personally must say I LOVE RED – always will and always did. But I have every year a certain favorite colour. Last year it was black and this year I chosed in January that it will be red. Although Nancy is not alive anymore, I can still use her looks to re-create for myself in her signature ‘Reagan Red’ style. So girls, next time you make pics of yourself go red!
Winning four awards at the Brit Awards must have been amazing for Adele. Her emotions went from surprise, to happyness, to crying of joy, to humble crying of winning so many awards to confidence of succeeding so well. I must say that I like Adele a lot. She is honest, she is friendly and she is real. She does not need to put up a show all the time, like many other ‘stars’.
Therefore we decided to show you the many faces of Adele from the Brit Awards last night in this album:
Adele, winner of Best Single at the 2016 BRIT Awards with Mastercard, held at the O2 Arena in London, Wednesday, 24 February, 2016. Photo by John Marshall/JM Enternational
Here are also some quotes from her award speeches last night:
‘I’m really sorry about swearing earlier and I’m really sorry for the ugly crying face.
‘Thank you to the fans. I also want to give a massive thank you to my boyfriend, sorry I’m going to embarrass you. I’m so lucky to have you support me as you do.,, thank you for my lovely son, who is the love of my life. This is for you peanut!
‘I feel a bit worn out emotionally. It feels absolutely incredible. I was hoping to win one but to get that many was amazing. I’m very lucky.
‘Not bad for a girl from Tottenham who don’t like flying, Global Success!’ ~ Daily Mail
I agree, really not bad. Especially for a star who has over 1 Billion viewers for her video ‘HELLO‘ . Let’s wait and see how many Grammys she will get for her global success.
Enjoy below the video from her performance of her song “when we were young”:
Adele, we are honestly happy for your success and don’t ever think we might be too bored of you. You are so not boring. :*
Oh, there it was again. The first preview of the Oscars. In this case it’s the Golden Globe Awards 2016 and I can’t even wait to show you my best and worst dressed choices. But first the most important announcement from the event: LEONARDO DICAPRIO WON AN AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN THE MOVIE THE REVENANT! This win is important, because it means he could have a good chance to finally win an Oscar after all those years of waiting since the Titanic.
I have almost no words for this one. This dress would have looked so much better if it had a simple cape. The ruffles on the dress make her the worst dressed from last night. But hey, at least she looks fabulous for a 78 years old woman. I wished I could achieve this, even in that dress. 😉
Now we know that Olvia Palermo is of Italian descent, which is why she choosed this dress. Unfortunatly, the dress doesn’t look good and if you ask me her lipstick has the wrong colour. Could it be that she had a different dress in mind before, but changed her decision in the last minute? It looks to me like that.
See also the worst dressed list by the Daily Mail here.
Oh, I can’t get enough of this dress. It is so beautiful. I don’t care if people make fun of the colour. I think it just looks amazing on Jennifer Lopez. I just had to make her my winner in this form-fitting caped dress by Giambattista Valli with the split on the side. Her makeup and her accessoires just fit perfectly together.
Who can say they showed up at an awards show as an actress in their own design? Melissa McCarthy can! She presented a dress from her own collection. And I must say she looks amazing in it. Although the Daily Mail named her as one of the worst dressed Ladies, I don’t agree with them. It is her own decision if she wants to take a form fitting dress or a wider one. I can still see that she lost weight. And this dress is such better choice than the onces she had before – pictured below:
Doesn’t she look more happy and confident this year? This is going to be such a great year for her fashionwise. So bring it on Melissa – I want to see the other dresses from your collection!
What does it mean when the most successful actress of Hollywood today wears a red dress? Girl, get yourself a red dress too. Like right now! Every year I have a certain favorite colour to wear. Last year it was black, this year it is red. And honestly if Jennifer Lawrence is wearing a red DIOR dress at the Golden Globes, then I know I was sooo right with my intuition. Red is the fashion colour of 2016. Oh, and her accessoires are also nicely combinated. Especially the award looks great next to the dress. 😀
Here we go, my last choice for the best dressed list. This is Amy Schumer wearing a black and white dress from Prabal Gurung. Unlike Olivia Palermo, her dress looks more relaxed I wan to say. Not to much colour blocking going on. And her makeup fits to the dress.
Let’s talk a little longer about J.LAW and A.SCHU:
There was a boy A very strange enchanted boy They say he wandered very far, very far Over land and sea A little shy And sad of eye But very wise Was he
And then one day A magic day he passed my way And while we spoke of many things, fools and kings This he said to me “The greatest thing You’ll ever learn Is just to love And be loved In return” ~ David Bowie
Long before Lady Gaga there was a man who changed the music industry and the fashion industry. It was Ziggy Stardust. The crazy, colourful imagination transformed into life by David Bowie. David Bowie was one of the most successful stars of our time. He was making music for 40 years. And he was the chameleon of the music industry by constantly changing his look. He did not only made music, but he also told the story of the characters he created in this albums. But he also had an effect on the fashion industry. He was even crowned Most Stylish Briton In History by BBC History magazine.
On January 10 2016 this news was announced on his fanpage: “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.”
‘He was a poet and a troubadour; we knew his words and messages by heart and took them to heart, even if we were never entirely sure what they meant. But that was the point. He was cleverer than us. He knew things we didn’t.’ ~ Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman in his TRIBUNE for Vogue Magazine including a style gallerie.
Here are some links that show his style re-created by the fashion industry:
We know now that he died of liver cancer and that he was diagnosed with it more than a year ago. David wanted to survive this, since he wanted to see his daughter grow up. But unfortunatly, he lost his fight against cancer. David knew that he was going to die and he wanted to leave this world with a last album as a parting gift for his fans. He was not fit enough for the whole work on the album, but he didn’t want to give up. His album ‘Blackstar‘ was released on his birthday on January 8, 2016 and two days later he died. David was an exceptional artist and now you can even listen to the thoughts of a man before he dies in his new album and his new song Lazarus.
I got to know his music through his song Thursday’s Child. And then I stared to also listen to his older songs and felt in love with the songs ‘This is not America’, ‘Let’s Dance’, ‘Under Pressure’ with Queen and ‘Starman’. I cant even imagine growing up without his songs. I guess I love ‘Thursday’s Child’ so much, because I am born on a Thursday or because I love this sadness in the song.
I woke up this morning and the first thing I saw was a video of Jennifer Lopez from her performance at the American Music Awards. I realized that I forgot that the #AMA showcased tonight. But thanks to the news I can now review the style and performances from the American Music Awards.
Jack Sparrow would say: “Oh no, the sea monster is back!” Z Lala’s outfit looks like she was going to a Halloween party. For me it’s just crazy and my worst dressed outfit. But she is always dressed like this at every event – just look at this link.
What were they thinking? I guess nothing! The outfits don’t look good at all. The cut outs and the combination of leather with other materials don’t look harmonious at all.
I am #ProKardashian, but this is a #NoGo. This is also the first time that Kylie is better dressed than Kendall. Kendall Jenner is usually the only one in this family who is chic and elegant dressed. But here the heels don’t match with the dress and the fake fur doesn’t match with the dress either. This is a complete missmatch!
The next one with a missmatched outfit is Selena Gomez. Her show outfit was great, but this is the wrong dress according to me. Nevermind the red sequin material on this dress, but why did Givenchy combine it with an inner tube? Again there is no harmony in this dress.
The dailymail named Gwen Stefanie as one of the worst dressed ladies from the #AMAs, because you can see her underwear in this dress. Oh really? Like that is a bad thing nowadays still? So you say it looks terrible on her, but when Kim Kardashian wear the same you praise her for her fashion style?
I don’t agree with the dailymail and I think that if Kim, Beyonce or JLo can wear see through outfits, then Gwen can too!
I can’t even express my joy of seeing Rebel Wilson wearing a silver dress. No black, no dark grey, but SILVER! She is such an shiny, confident and curvy star. She proves with this outfit that plus size women can wear everything they want. And the lollypop clutch fits perfect to the dress and her silver heels. This is a dress from Eloquii. Get it here. Everything on this outfit matches. 2 thumps up, Rebel!
WOW! Jennifer Lopez was the host of the show, made the best performance and wore the best dresses. The only reason why she didn’t made it to my number one, was Rebel’s courage to wear a silver dress. Anyone who is also plus size, knows that we mostly stick to black dresses for big events. Plus JLo dominated already the whole night. I think I would rather make her my 1,5 place on the best dressed list. Here are her outfits:
Jennifer Lopez poses in the press room during the 2015 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.
Dear, Kendall and Selena. THIS IS HOW TO WEAR A CUT OUT DRESS. And no mix of materials together that don’t match.
Not her best choices, but still not bad. I like the cape jumpsuit in the middle the most. More info about the designer follows below.
This looks like a mermaid dress to me. It seem simple, but this is a handmade dress and it’s stunning.
This is my second favorite outfit of her. I just don’t like how the pants look when she walks. It would have been better if this was a dress.
And the best dress worn by Jennifer Lopez is:
If you wonder why Jennifer has such a huge smile on her face, then let me tell you it is not because she is the host of the show. It is not because she knows all the tabloids will write about her. It is because she knows they will write about how amazing she looks in this dress. It is a dress from the designer Zuhair Murad.
‘Designer Zuhair Murad grew up in Baalbek, Lebanon. Since his childhood, he always dreamt of evading to a world of fantasy. He started sketching dresses at the age of ten, quoted as saying “I don’t recall a day in my life without a pen in my hand!”. ‘
Zuhair is known for making amazing see through designer dresses for women and he is one of my favorite designers also. If you ever want to buy a dress that is worth saving, then you need to get his gowns one day.
Watch here the latest fashion show of Zuhair Murad:
Meghan Trainor choosed a simple and elegant outfit for her arrival. And a beautiful tight-fitting dress for her performance later. Especially her kiss with Charlie Puth at the end of her song was making the audience cheer loudly. It was one of the special moment of the American Music Awards.
I also liked the performance of Justin Bieber. Yes, of Justin Bieber. I never thought I might start to like him, but I do since his collaboration with Dilpo and Skrillex for “Where are Ü now?”. Watch the full performance here: http://perezhilton.com/tv/?from=navbar_perezhilton#.VlLu9OJ0dyk. I want to point out his song “Sorry” here, because the pictures above from this performance are just amazing. Made me also want to do a rain shooting.
But the best perfomance came from Jennifer Lopez at the beginning of the show:
My last words on the show is that it was a great show, that I am happy to see that you can be famous and still plus size like Rebel Wilson and most of all that we don’t give up like Jared Leto said.
Adele released her much-anticipated new album ’25’ today. But her album will not get released for streaming on big pages like Spotify. Spotify also confirmed that they won’t offer the album. I was wondering about the reason.
Here are some reasons why video streaming is not really good for an music artist:
I know we all love spotify and all the music it offers, but for the artists it’s not that much of an profit that they can expect. Sure the streaming pages argument with the many million of users, but the pay an artist gets per view if very little.
It also doesn’t help an artist to climb up the charts by offering their album for selling on their website only, because the numbers of sales can’t be counted in for the charts. So it is important for an artists to offer some song online to view for free or against a monthly fee, but it depends on which ones. Taylor Swift, for instance, decided to leave Spotify and got into an argument with Apple Music, because she didn’t agree that the artists can’t get paid during the three months free trial period and she won. Apple Music has to pay the artists even during that time.
The last reason for artists to not work with many streaming pages is that the sound is not having a good quality. Tidal might be more expensive than other streaming pages, but the quality of the sound is better there.
Adele herself choosed to keep the ‘Hello’ video online on youtube and VEVO and it is already the most viewed video in a month in a long time. Her album ’25’ is expected to become the best selling album of this year.
The song will surely live up to her earlier successes, because it is again a quite and sad song of a relationship that went through a break. Here it also means her relationship with her fans, since her last album is already 4 years ago. And it reminds me so much of my favorite song of her called ‘TURNING TABLES’: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3J4L4FP1WDY
Adele does not only have one of the best voices from the UK, but she is also already a plus size celebrity icon. And she became famous for her quotes about her body. Here is one of the quote: