Jay Z celebrated his first ever Father’s Day last Sunday and, according to MediaTakeOut, Beyonce bought him a $40 million private jet. It has a living room, kitchen, bedroom and two full bathrooms. Yowza.
Listen to today’s Dirt to hear what Kim Kardashian said about having a baby before turning forty, and to hear Britney Spears critique of an “X Factor” wannbe.
Justin Bieber had an unplugged show at the Apollo Theater yesterday, but that’s not how it was planned – there was a power outage. Near the end of the show, the power for most of the instruments went out. Justin’s manager said, “Literally, the boy blew up the Apollo.”
Scarlett Johansson and Bradley Cooper were briefly linked romantically last year when they starred together in “He’s Just Not That Into You” and now they might be hot and heavy again. They were spotted having dinner at the Bel Air Hotel, and someone at the restaurant said it was pretty obvious they still totally have the hots for each other. At least visually, they’re the perfect match.
He’s only done what he does twice in the past two years but it was still enough to steal the top spot. According to Forbes, Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the World’s Highest-Paid Athlete. His combined take for those two fights was $85 million. He took the top spot from Tiger Woods, who’s had it since 2001. Tiger is now in third place with $59.4 million. Third still sounds pretty good.
After Arsenio Hall won “Celebrity Apprentice,” there was a lot of talk about bringing him back to late-night TV. Yesterday, Arsenio said he’s launching a syndicated late night talk show in September of 2013. Arsenio says that, in the end, he’s a comic and nothing fits the talk-show mode like a stand-up comic. He says, “I know there are a lot of shows, but I think there’s a space for my show.”
Hilary Duff had a baby boy three months ago. The other night, she was out and was photographed holding a cigarette. She hasn’t taken up smoking though. Yesterday, she tweeted, “Yikes me holding a cigarette for my friend might have been a bad idea! Pretty bummed about the photo. Sorry guys, looks (worse) than it is!”