411: Willie, Dolly & Garth in New Doc, Elton John Loses Voice Mid Show

Willie, Dolly & Garth Featured In Jimmy Carter Documentary

  • Willie Nelson, Diana Ross, Dolly Parton appear in a teaser for Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President, a new documentary about the 39th President of the United States & the music that shaped Carter’s life
  • In the teaser Garth Brooks talks about Carter saying, “His love for music makes all kind of sense to me, because music is the voice of the heart,” Brooks says in the film. “Music is the voice of the soul.”
  • The documentary is set to debut in April at the Tribeca Film Festival

Elton John Loses Voice Mid Show, Escorted Off Stage

  • A sad sight during one of Elton John’s shows in New Zealand—the veteran performer seemed to lose his voice mid show and was escorted off stage after breaking down in tears
  • Sir Elton John revealed he was diagnosed with walking pneumonia earlier that day but was determined to give fans the best show possible…he went on to say the he was “disappointed, deeply upset and sorry. I gave it all I had.”
  • He’s resting & recovering now and is promising to play his remaining shows in Australia and New Zealand before heading to tour in Canada & the US

ICYMI: Stranger Things Teaser

  • Netflix shared a teaser trailer for the new season of Stranger Things which revealed Hopper is alive….and in Russia
  • That was the big revelation; he was allegedly killed off at the end of last season so the internet was abuzz with the good news
  • Although an exact date hasn’t been revealed, season 4 of Stranger Things should start streaming sometime this year

Drew Carey’s Ex Fiancée Murdered

  • LAPD is investigating the murder of Amie Harwick, the ex fiancée of Drew Carey, who was killed Saturday after falling from a balcony inside her Hollywood Hills home. Her ex-boyfriend was arrested for murder.
  • As the story goes, her restraining order against him had just expired and she was found injured under a three-story balcony after her roommate escaped and called 911
  • Carey and Harwick broke up "amicably" in 2018. In a statement, The Price Is Right host said, "Amie and I had a love that people are lucky to have once in a lifetime. She was a positive force in the world, a tireless and unapologetic champion for women, and passionate about her work as a therapist. I am overcome with grief. I would like to thank you in advance for giving myself and everyone who loved Amie privacy while we try to work through this tragic situation."
  • TMZ says The Price Is Right has gone on a brief hiatus this week following the 38-year-old's death.

Jeff Bezos Pledges $10 Billion To Climate Change

  • The fight against climate change is getting a massive boost from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos
  • In a post on his Instagram page, Bezos says he's putting ten-billion-dollars toward the effort through the launch of the Bezos Earth Fund
  • The world's richest man calls climate change "the biggest threat to our planet" & says that scientists and activists are just some of the people and groups who will get money from his new initiative. 
  • The grants will be given out starting this summer

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