Your Daily Dispatch of Celebrity Shenaningans
by Jesse Spero
NKOTB Previews Single: Despite on again /off again rumors, it appears the "Kids," or should we say - Men - will indeed be returning to the block. The Fab Five are previewing a new song on their official Web site. The details about the song and rumored reunion have not been announced, but a source tells People, all five members recorded the ballad last November in Orlando. It appears when they sang about "Hangin' Tough," they meant for 14 years. Could the Color Me Badd reunion be next?
Heath's Father Imposter Called Cruise & Travolta: It appears the man posing has Heath Ledger's father contacted Tom Cruise, reports Us Magazine. "They spoke briefly but he realized the caller was an impostor almost immediately and he hung up," the source close to Cruise told the mag. John Travolta was also contacted by the impostor. A rep for Travolta told the NY Post, "John spoke with the guy briefly before he realized he was an impostor. He did not make arrangements to buy him a plane ticket."
Paris The Godmother?: Paris Hilton gushed to PageSix about Nicole's newborn, Harlow, saying, “I was crying when I saw her. She looks like a miniature version of Nicole and Joel. I am so happy for them.” When asked if she was going to be Harlow's godmother, the hotel heiress was tight-lipped and only flashed her trademark smile.
'American Pie' Star Engaged: It appears Jason Biggs has found someone he likes more than baked goods. The actor has popped the question to girlfriend Jenny Mollen, Us Magazine reports. The happy couple is set to star in the upcoming comedy "My Best Friend's Girl" together.
Madonna Still The 'Queen' Of Music: Forbes has announced its first-ever "Cash Queens of Music" list, which ranks the top-earning female musicians of last year. The top 20 boasts an impressive list, and looked squeaked in at 14, despite all of her public snafus, mishaps and money spent at Starbucks. The Top 20 "Queens":
1. Madonna $72 million
2. Barbra Streisand $60 million
3. Celine Dion $45 million
4. Shakira $38 million
5. Beyonce $27 million
6. Gwen Stefani $26 million
7. Christina Aguilera $20 million
8. Faith Hill $19 million
9. Dixie Chicks $18 million
10. Mariah Carey $13 million
11. Hilary Duff $12 million
12. Avril Lavigne $12 million
13. Martina McBride $12 million
14. Britney Spears $8 million
15. Carrie Underwood $7 million
16. Nelly Furtado $7 million
17. Fergie $6 million
18. Jennifer Lopez $6 million
19. Sheryl Crow $6 million
20. Norah Jones $5.5 million