‘Showbiz Tonight’ and Celebuzz Countdown The Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week

A beauty queen steals the spotlight from her QB boyfriend at his own football game, Taylor Swift gets her heart broken (again), Kimye buy an $11 million crib, a Teen Mom star sparks controversy over what she did to her 3-year-old daughter, and a rapper catches backlash for his 10 baby mamas.

Kicking off the new year for Celebuzz, AJ Hammer from HLN’s Showbiz Tonight gives us the scoop on the top 5 buzzmakers of the week.

5. Katherine Webb – This relatively unknown beauty queen stole the show while cheering on her University of Alabama QB boyfriend, AJ McCarron, at college football’s National Championship game. She’s gone from just a few hundred Twitter followers to more than 200,000 after the game, and Donald Trump wants her to judge the Miss USA pageant.

4. Taylor Swift – Another ex-boyfriend and possibly another hit break-up song for her. Taylor and Harry Styles — or Haylor — officially split earlier this week. The two have been dating since November.


3. Kim Kardashian & Kanye West – Kimye have reportedly bought an $11 million home in the fancy neighborhood of Bel Air in Los Angeles, Calif. where they’ll be settling down ahead of the arrival of their first child.

2. Farrah Abraham – The MTV Teen Mom star sparked controversy after revealing that she waxed her three-year-old daughter’s unibrow.

1. Shawty-Lo – The rapper is seeing huge backlash over his upcoming Oxygen TV special, All My Babies’ Mamas, which features Shawty-Lo and his ten, yes TEN, mothers of his eleven children.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.

‘Showbiz Tonight’ and Celebuzz Countdown The Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week

A beauty queen steals the spotlight from her QB boyfriend at his own football game, Taylor Swift gets her heart broken (again), Kimye buy an $11 million crib, a Teen Mom star sparks controversy over what she did to her 3-year-old daughter, and a rapper catches backlash for his 10 baby mamas.

Kicking off the new year for Celebuzz, AJ Hammer from HLN’s Showbiz Tonight gives us the scoop on the top 5 buzzmakers of the week.

5. Katherine Webb – This relatively unknown beauty queen stole the show while cheering on her University of Alabama QB boyfriend, AJ McCarron, at college football’s National Championship game. She’s gone from just a few hundred Twitter followers to more than 200,000 after the game, and Donald Trump wants her to judge the Miss USA pageant.

4. Taylor Swift – Another ex-boyfriend and possibly another hit break-up song for her. Taylor and Harry Styles — or Haylor — officially split earlier this week. The two have been dating since November.


3. Kim Kardashian & Kanye West – Kimye have reportedly bought an $11 million home in the fancy neighborhood of Bel Air in Los Angeles, Calif. where they’ll be settling down ahead of the arrival of their first child.

2. Farrah Abraham – The MTV Teen Mom star sparked controversy after revealing that she waxed her three-year-old daughter’s unibrow.

1. Shawty-Lo – The rapper is seeing huge backlash over his upcoming Oxygen TV special, All My Babies’ Mamas, which features Shawty-Lo and his ten, yes TEN, mothers of his eleven children.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.

Celebrity Apprentice, Keeping Up with The Kardashians: Top 5 Buzziest Reality Shows of 2012 (VIDEO)

Which reality shows had everyone buzzing in 2012? Showbiz Tonight’s AJ Hammer counts down the top 5 buzziest reality shows, exclusively for Celebuzz.

#5 – Celebrity Apprentice – America got a kick out of watching a bunch of celebrities turn on each other — for charity, of course. Once all of the bickering was over and everyone was fired, it was former late night talk show host, Arsenio Hall, who Donald Trump hired as the Celebrity Apprentice.

#4 – Kardashian’s Take Over E! – Whether it was Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom in Dallas or Kanye West switching up Kim Kardashian‘s style, the Kardashian’s continued to rack up viewers. The season finale of Keeping Up with the Kardashian’s broke ratings records for E!, setting us up for more Kardashian shenanigans in 2013.

#3 – Real Housewives of New Jersey – You just gotta love the endlessly classy ladies of RHONJ, especially Teresa in all of her glory.

#2 – Jersey Shore – Admit it, you’re going to miss the Jersey Shore gang. 2012 marked the final season of the boozy adventures in Seaside Heights. Now, that we’ve watched Snooki become a mom, there’s no way this show could get any more shocking.

#1 – Honey Boo Boo – TLC’s Here Comes Honey Boo Boo had everyone marveling at the pint-sized Georgia beauty queen. How big was Honey Boo Boo this year? She was spoofed on Saturday Night Live and ratings for the hit show rivaled those of the Presidential Conventions.

Which was your favorite reality show to watch in 2012? Are you a fan of Honey Boo Boo? Leave us a comment below.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.

‘Showbiz Tonight’ Host AJ Hammer Counts Down Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week (VIDEO)

The host of HLN’s Showbiz TonightAJ Hammer, is counting down the top 5 buzzmakers of the week, exclusively for Celebuzz.

Which celebrity apologized to the President for anti-American remarks? Who turned the tables on Taylor Swift in a new break-up song? Watch AJ’s countdown in the video above to find out — and read on for the complete list.

The top five buzzmakers:

5. Psy Performs for First Family. International phenom Psy performed for the First Family just days after reports surfaced that he had participated in anti-American antics on stage years earlier. Psy apologized and was able to keep his gig with the Prez.

4. Miley Dances with Strippers. Miley Cyrus raised eyebrows with her new look at a recent LA concert. The former Disney actress was sporting a buzz cut, bra top, and thigh-high boots while performing with a topless dancer.

3. Tim Urban Writes Break-Up Song for Taylor Swift. The American Idol alum wrote and performed a break-up song that he envisioned  Swift would write if she and One Directions Harry Styles were to break up.

2. Jennifer Lawrence Tops Ask Men’s Most Desirable Women. The Silver Linings Playbook actress topped AskMen’s Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2013. Mila Kunis came in at #2 and model Kate Upton was #3. Who is on your list of most desirable women?

1. Beyonce Inks $50 Million Deal With Pepsi. The singer landed a cool $50 million endorsement deal with Pepsi. The venture will include new commercials featuring Queen B, a creative fund for her pet projects, and her face on Pepsi cans.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.

‘Showbiz Tonight’ Host AJ Hammer Counts Down Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week

The host of HLN’s Showbiz TonightAJ Hammer, is counting down the top 5 buzzmakers of the week, exclusively for Celebuzz.

So, who made the list? Watch AJ’s countdown in the video above.

At number five…

#5 – Snooki Gives Advice to Kate Middleton on Motherhood – The queen of the Jersey Shore has some advice for Kate Middleton, who is pregnant with the future heir to the British throne. Snooki told the NY Daily News, “Enjoy your pregnancy and be excited!”

#4 – Forbes Magazine Calls Eddie Murphy ‘The Most Overpaid Actor in Hollywood’ – Monster movie hits for actor, Eddie Murphy, have been few and far between for him lately. Forbes says that Murphy’s recent flops, such as Imagine That and A Thousand Words, have earned little compared to what he was paid for them. Joining Murphy on the list is Reese Witherspoon, Katherine Heigl, and Sandra Bullock.

#3 – Nick Lachey Booted From Football Game– Former 98 Degrees singer, Nick Lachey, took his allegiance for the Cincinatti Bengals a little too far. Lachey was kicked out of the stadium in San Diego during a Chargers vs. Bengals game after getting into an argument with a Chargers fan. He said that he was proud to be booted from enemy territory. The Bengals later won 20-13.

#2 – Jamie Foxx Will Be Villain in Next Spiderman Movie – Actor, Jamie Foxx, announced that he’ll be playing Electro in the next Spiderman movie. He’ll be starring in the film alongside Andrew Garfield in the picture.

#1 – Psy Reveals Inspiration Behind His Name – Worldwide sensation, Psy, who set the world on fire with his hit “Gangnam Style,” tells the BBC that the name is short for ‘psycho.’ He says he’s crazy about music, dancing, and performing, so ‘psycho’ seemed to fit the bill.

‘Showbiz Tonight’ Counts Down Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week: Two and a Half Men, Elmo, Lohan, Simpson, and Berry… Who Was Number One? (VIDEO)

What do Two and a Half Men, Elmo, Lindsay Lohan, Jessica Simpson, and Halle Berry have in common? They all made it into this week’s top 5 Buzzmakers. Find out who Showbiz Tonight‘s AJ Hammer chose as number one, exclusively for Celebuzz.

#5 – Two and A Half Men Star Angus T. Jones Calls His Show ‘Filth’ – 19-year-old Two and a Half Men star, Angus T. Jones, is making waves with a video released by a California church where he calls his sitcom ‘filth’ and says he wants off the show. He later apologized and said he was sorry if his remarks disrespected his sitcom colleagues. But, Two and A Half Men may be soon losing another man.

#4 – More Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Former Voice of Elmo, Kevin Clash – A third accuser has come forward claiming Elmo puppeteer, Kevin Clash, engaged in a ‘sexual relationship’ with him when he was a minor. The first accuser recanted his story, but a second and now third accuser are suing. Clash, who has resigned from Sesame Street, says the cases are without merit and he’s promising a vigorous defense.

#3 – Lady Gaga Calls Lindsay Lohan’s Performance in ‘Liz & Dick’ “Beautiful” – Lindsay Lohan’s performance as Elizabeth Taylor provoked a ton of strong reaction and most of it negative, but pop superstar and Lohan’s friend, Lady Gaga, called her performance “beautiful.”

#2 – Is Jessica Simpson Pregnant Again? – Us Weekly reports that Jessica Simpson is expecting again, just seven months after she gave birth to her first child with fiance Eric Johnson. The rumors come just two weeks after Simpson filmed a commercial for Weight Watchers showing off her slimmer, post-baby body. Simpson’s reps say they won’t be commenting on the speculation, but they didn’t deny it either.

#1 – Halle’s Ex and Fiance Brawl – Halle Berry’s fiance, Olivier Martinez, and her ex-boyfriend, Gabriel Aubry, got into a Thanksgiving Day brawl. Berry and Aubry have been in a long custody battle over their 4-year-old daughter, Nahla. Earlier this week, Aubry released photos showing him battered and bruised from the fight. Initial reports painted Aubry as the aggressor and he was arrested after the fight, but TMZ reports that it’s unlikely anyone will face charges.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And, be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.

‘Showbiz Tonight’ Counts Down Top 5 Buzzmakers of the Week: Lohan, Hilton, Klum, Minaj… But Who Was Number One? (VIDEO)

Who had everyone talking this week? Showbiz Tonight anchor AJ Hammer counts down the top 5 buzzmakers of the week, exclusively for Celebuzz.

Let’s start at #5.

#5 – Critics Rip Lindsay Lohan for Elizabeth Taylor PortrayalLindsay’s Lohan‘s performance as Elizabeth Taylor in Lifetime’s Liz & Dick is getting buzz for all the wrong reasons. Reviews for the biopic range from mixed to brutal. The Hollywood Reporter said, “Lohan is woeful as Taylor from start to finish.” Liz & Dick airs Nov. 25 on Lifetime.

#4 – Paris Hilton Receives Backlash in the Middle EastParis Hilton is catching backlash in Saudia Arabia for opening a new store there for her handbags and accessories line. Some Muslims say they are insulted that Paris would open the store in, Mecca, the holiest city in Islam.

Who else made the list?

#3 – Wendy Williams To Seal: ‘You Need Half!’ – Heidi Klum continues to be under fire following her admission that she’s in love with her family’s bodyguard, whom she began dating shortly after splitting with husband Seal. Talk show host, Wendy Williams, had some advice for Seal, “This is how you get back at her, Seal. You don’t let the finances go with this divorce. I don’t know how much you’re worth, but she’s worth more. You need half!”

#2 – Nicki Minaj Strikes Back at Mariah Carey Nicki Minaj is going after her nemesis and fellow American Idol judge, Mariah Carey, the best way she knows how… in a song. In her new song, “Hell Yeah,” Minaj not so subtly addresses her new job on Idol and alleged feud with Mariah singing, “okay, I’ll take it / sign on the dotted line / but I’m quick to check a bitch if she outta line.” Burn.

#1 – Kristen Stewart Back on TopKristen Stewart’s career looked to be in jeopardy just this summer, but the actress seems to be back on top with Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2 ruling the box office. Now, reports are saying that Stewart may return for a Snow White sequel, which is a complete turnaround from a few months ago when the actress was allegedly dropped from the franchise amidst the cheating scandal with married director, Rupert Sanders. It looks like it will be Rupert who is left out of the series moving forward.

Tune in to Showbiz Tonight Mon. – Thurs. at 11pm ET/PT on HLN. And, be sure to check back every week for AJ Hammer’s countdown of the top 5 buzzmakers right here on Celebuzz.