A Valentine's Day baby for Beyoncé?
Beyoncé is expecting her baby in February 2012. The pop star gave Australia's Channel 7 "Sunday Night" show the due date in a weekend interview, Billboard.com reported. She said she and husband, hip-hop star and music producer Jay-Z, "have been together for 10 years. . . . I just felt like it's time. I'm very grateful that God has blessed me with the biggest gift any human being can have."
Singer's two cents after ESPN's cancellation
Since ESPN dropped his theme song from "Monday Night Football" last week after he compared President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler, country-music star Hank Williams Jr. unveiled a song on Monday that attacked the sports network, Fox News' "Fox & Friends" and the government. "Keep the Change," which Williams offered as a free download for 48 hours, includes the lyrics: "This country sure as hell been goin' down the drain / We know what we need / We know who to blame / United Socialist States Of America."
Dad pens Amy Winehouse memoir
It Books, an imprint of HarperCollins, has signed up a memoir by Amy Winehouse's father, Mitch Winehouse, Newsday's Tom Beer reports. The book, "Amy: My Daughter," will be published next summer. The Grammy Award-winning singer died July 23 at age 27. According to the statement released by HarperCollins, the book will offer an intimate look at Amy's life, from childhood through her successful musical career and struggles with addiction. "I feel that I need to write this book to tell the true story of Amy and to help with my personal recovery," Winehouse said in the statement. All proceeds will go to the Amy Winehouse Foundation.