Hackers took over Taylor Swift's Twitter and Instagram accounts yesterday, and threatened to post nude photos of her. But after Taylor got control of her accounts back, she made a joke out of it, Tweeting, "Cause the hackers gonna hack, hack, hack, hack, hack" On a more serious note, she also said there are NO nude photos to post, "Any hackers saying they have 'nudes'? Psssh you'd love that wouldn't you! Have fun Photoshopping 'cause you got NOTHING."
J. Cole is turning his home into a safe haven. Literally. He wants to turn his old childhood home into a temporary rent-free living space for single mothers. He says, "My goal is to have that be a haven for families. So every two years a new family will come in, they live rent-free." We're not sure yet how it would work and how the lucky single mothers would be selected. But that shouldn't be a problem. There are plenty of baby mamas out there. Lil Wayne has four on his own.
The new lady "Ghostbusters" movie has reportedly been cast. Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, new cast members on "Saturday Night Live" Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones. Melissa is said to have signed on to the project, while the studio is reportedly in final negotiations with the other three. Director Paul Feig made things all but official on Tuesday, TweetingTHIS PICTURE of the four actresses saying, "In other news, #Ghostbusters will be hitting theaters July 22, 2016. Save the date!" It's expected that the four will be on board in time for a summer shoot in New York.
Usher showed off some dance moves in a surprise appearance at Venice Beach in California. It was a "surprise," because he was dressed in gold from head to toe including a mask over his face, so people just assumed he was a random street performer. The whole thing was a stunt for MasterCard's Priceless Surprise campaign. Basically, he was surprising a fan who didn't know they'd be meeting.
Did Jay Z and Kanye West go on an awkward double date so their wives could learn to get along? They were forced to kiss and make up! Kim Kardashian and Kanye went on an "incredibly awkward" double date with Beyoncé Knowles and Hov to mend fences in their strained relationship.
Taylor Swift may not be plastered all over the social mediascape the way that Kim Kardashian is, but she does have a very strong presence. Something like 51 million followers, making her Twitter's fourth largest account. And there's 20 million on Instagram.
Yesterday, Taylor's Instagram and Twitter accounts were hacked, making it one of the largest hacks to date.
Not a distinction anyone wants, but it looks like it was caught quickly - thanks to a fan and fellow musician who let Taylor know something wasn't right...