(CNN)Hollywood kept us hectic in 2016.
Whether it was a fight, an incredible fashion jewelry or a prominent divorce break-in, this previous year had lots of jaw-dropping minutes. Here’s an appearance back on top superstar stories of the year.
10. Kanye West hospitalized
Kanye West was confessed to UCLA Medical Center in November and a source near West informed CNN he was being dealt with for” fatigue.” The news followed West had actually canceled the rest of his Saint Pablo Tour after numerous late programs and prolonged tirades. After 8 days in the health center, and missing out on Thanksgiving with his household, West was launched.
9. Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s controversial divorce
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp had actually been wed simply over one year when she submitted a short-lived limiting order versus Depp . She declared he had actually been violent. Heard’s documentation consisted of images which revealed Heard with contusions. After a number of court hearings and depositions, the couple’s divorce was settled in August. Heard got $7 million in the divorce settlement and contributed it to charity.
8. Kesha and Dr. Luke’s legal fight
Kesha and Dr. Luke’s legal fight dragged out for most of 2016. It began when the vocalist submitted a civil match versus her long time music manufacturer in 2014, declaring that he drugged her and mentally abused her. When Kesha attempted to get out of her agreement with Sony and Dr. Luke’s Kemosabe Records, the legal fight came to a head in 2016. A judge rejected her demand and as an outcome, she got a profusion of assistance from a number of celebs consisting of Adele, Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift. Ever since, Kesha has actually dropped among her suits versus Dr. Luke and her label in an effort to put out brand-new music.
7. Michael Strahan’s rough exit from “Live”
The previous NFL star made headings after it was revealed he would be leaving “Live with Kelly and Michael” to handle a full-time gig at GMA. The choice had actually remained in the works for a number of weeks, however Ripa was the last to understand. Ripa felt blindsided and did not go back to her talk program for numerous days. Upon her return, Ripa mentally stated and dealt with audiences that she had actually “required a few days to collect my ideas.” She went on to state that ABC ensured her “Live” was a “concern” as well as praised Strahan. Ripa is still searching for a co-host.
6. Kanye West &&Taylor Swift go head-to-head
Kanye West and Taylor Swift appeared to have actually settled their notorious fight that began when West took the mic from Swift throughout the MTV VMAs in 2009. In February things took a significant turn when West called Swift “that b ** ch” in his tune, “Famous.” The rap artist swore that he had actually called Swift and cautioned her about the lyric, however Swift rejected she consented to the lyric. She launched a declaration stating she was “embarrassed” when she initially heard the tune. Quickly after, a dripped recording of West made headings due to the fact that he called Swift a “phony a **” while backstage at “Saturday Night Live.” The fight reignited in June when Kim Kardashian-West published a number of supposed recordings of West speaking with Swift about the tune.
U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte came under fire when he confessed that he made a story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio throughout the Summer Olympics. Lochte had actually stated that he and 3 fellow swimmers were robbed while at a gasoline station early in the early morning of August 14. It was later on found that the swimmers had actually vandalized the gas station. In an interview with NBC’s Matt Lauer he stated, “I over-exaggerated that story and if I had actually never ever done that we would not remain in this mess.” Lochte wound up losing recommendation handle Speedo, Airweave and Polo Ralph Lauren.
4. Who is Becky with the excellent hair?
The web almost broke when Beyonce dropped her visual album “Lemonade” in April on HBO. The Grammy-winner launched 12 videos and 13 tunes that were filled with effective visuals and lyrics that numerous idea were ripped from the pages of her own life. Fans thought Queen Bey was supplying a peek into her marital relationship has a hard time and exposing that her partner Jay-Z may have betrayed. In one tune, “Sorry,” Bey sings: “He much better call Becky with the great hair.” The Bey hive went wild with speculation, attempting to decipher who Bey might be calling out.
3. A truth star robbed at gunpoint
Kim Kardashian-West made headings in October after being robbed at gunpoint by masked burglars in Paris. The armed guys got away with practically $10 million worth of gems. Since the burglary, Kardashian-West has actually stayed practically completely from the spotlight and has actually not published anything on social networks.
2. The break up heard ’round the world
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie-Pitt stunned the world with their split in September. Jolie-Pitt applied for divorce and kept in mind that she was looking for physical custody of their 6 kids. It was later on found that the couple had an argument on a personal airplane the week prior to Jolie-Pitt ended their marital relationship. Ever since the FBI and the Department of Children and Family Services have actually dropped their examinations. The couple are anticipated to take on in court this January.
1. Hollywood suffered excellent loss
It was a destructive year when it concerned the deaths of a few of our preferred musical and on screen stars consisting of Prince, David Bowie, George Michael, Florence Henderson, Alan Thicke, along with the disastrous one-two punch of Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds.