The Hot List 7.18.19
Miranda Lambert Posts A Thirst Trap Music Tease
The case against Kevin Spacey on Nantucket has been dropped due to the “unavailability of the victim”, who pleaded the 5th when testifying against Spacey. Heather Unruh, formerly of WCVB, testified that she was the one who deleted texts and photos from her son’s phone, which is considered tampering with evidence.
Elon Musk says he’s developing a chip to be implanted into the brain which will allow humans to control computers with their minds. He says his company is already testing the technology on monkeys and is hoping to begin testing on humans soon. He says his goal is to help people with debilitating diseases like Parkinson’s in the short run, but in the long run he says it will create “sybmiosis” with computers.
Luke Combs just tied Garth Brooks for the third longest run on the top of the Country Album charts. Luke’s “This One’s For You” just notched its 41st week at #1, tying “No Fences” for third place. The only two albums with longer runs are Randy Travis’s “Always and Forever” at 43 weeks and Shania Twain’s “Come On Over” which almost spent a full year at the top with 50 full weeks at #1.
An Elvis Presley movie is coming out. TV and Broadway star Austin Butler is going to play Elvis and Tom Hanks has been cast as Colonel Tom Parker, Presley’s long time manager.
Miranda Lambert posted a sexy shirtless video of her husband Brandon McLaughlin doing the laundry. She rarely shared personal photos or info about her husband, but she decided to tease the single “It All Comes Out In The Wash” by showing him doing laundry
Chrissy Metz has confirmed that she is currently in the studio recording her first country album. She also confirmed that she has a new boyfriend who she met when he slid into her DM’s
Alabama is being inducted into the Musician’s Hall of Fame after having been together for 50 years. They will be given the first ever lifetime achievement award by the Hall of Fame.
Dolly Parton is considering participating in yet another Lil Nas X “Old Town Road” remix. He tweeted out a suggestion to Dolly that she remix the song with a picture of horses representing himself, Billy Ray and Dolly and she retweeted it, stirring the speculation
“The Lion King” comes out tonight at midnight
Bill Gates is no longer the second richest man in the world. Bernard Arnault is now reportedly worth $108 billion, surpassing Gates with $107 billion. Jeff Bezos still holds the top spot at $125 billion