Lady Antebellum pushes back tour
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Lady Antebellum is postponing the start of its 60-date concert tour.
The Nashville, Tenn.-based country music trio says on its website it will now begin the 60-plus city tour Jan. 10 in Peoria, Ill.
Lady A had been scheduled to start the tour Nov. 8 in Omaha, Neb., and more than a dozen shows will be rescheduled.
The group’s website says the postponement is due in part to events surrounding the Nov. 12 release of a deluxe version of its latest album, “Golden.”
Hillary Scott, Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley have been on hiatus since Scott gave birth to a daughter earlier this summer.
Betty White to join museum in wax
WASHINGTON — Actress and animal lover Betty White is joining the collection in wax at the Madame Tussauds museum in Washington.
The museum says a new wax figure of the 91-year-old White will be unveiled today. Washington Humane Society CEO Lisa LaFontaine will unveil White’s figure to pay homage to the “Hot in Cleveland” star’s passion for animals.
The Humane Society also will have its mobile adoption center at the museum for visitors to adopt animals.
Black Girls Rock! honors Labelle, Latifah
ATLANTA — Patti Labelle is a known diva and Queen Latifah does not consider herself one, but both will be among those honored as part of the Black Girls Rock! awards show on BET.
Other honorees include tennis champion Venus Williams, screenwriter-producer Mara Brock Akil, ballet dancer Misty Copeland, community organizer Ameena Matthews and children’s rights advocate Marian Wright Edelman.
The ceremony will air Nov. 3.
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