PXY Summer Jam Canned

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The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports that the 14th annual PXY Summer Jam featuring Lisa Marie Presley, LL Cool J and Michelle Branch at Frontier Field is off. Kevin LeGrett said, “It’s just not selling.” They have only sold 7,000 tickets yet they need 12 to 13,000 to break even. The decision to pull the plug on the show was made by the co-promoters of the event.

Scientology Saves Lisa Marie Presley From Dad’s Fate

Lisa Marie Presley tells Paper magazine that she joined the Church of Scientology at the age of 18 when she was coming off a five-year drug-and-booze binge. “I was on a 72-hour bender,” she says. “Cocaine, sedatives, pot and drinking – all at the same time… I don’t know how I lived through it. I woke up one day with a bunch of people on the floor, and the coke dealer was in the room, and I said, ‘Everybody get the fu** out! That’s it. I’m done.’ I drove myself to the Church of Scientology and said, ‘Somebody fu**ing help me right now’.” Lisa Marie credits Scientology from saving her from ending up like her father Elvis.

Lisa Marie Presley Performs In London

Lisa Marie Presley has achieved one musical landmark her father never managed — playing a concert in Britain. The 35-year-old daughter of Elvis Presley performed songs from her debut album, ‘To Whom It May Concern,’ in front of 200 people at a London nightclub Monday. The full story at cnn.com has since been removed.

Lisa Marie Presley Didn’t Like Attention Jacko Brought

Lisa Marie Presley was on Larry King Live on Tuesday (May 6) where she reluctantly spoke about ex-husband Michael Jackson, and why their relationship didn’t work out. “A lot of reasons but I — you know it was just — it was a messy — you know it’s never — when you have that situation then you have – it’s drawbacks which is, you know, entourages of people,” she explained. “I didn’t like the attention, particularly. I really did sort of thrive in being finally a woman who could take care of someone and have that person be getting all the attention. I liked that whole idea.” Check out the entire transcript here. The show will replay this weekend also on CNN.

Jackson’s Biggest House Hunting Priority

May 7, 2003 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Tuesday, “According to Entertainment Tonight Michael Jackson is house hunting in Florida. Looking for a house in Florida. He told the realtor that his biggest priority – a good school district.”

Michael Jackson Goes Shopping In Vegas

May 7, 2003 – The Las Vegas Sun reports that two Sundays ago, Michael stopped into West of Santa Fe, Antiquities, Galleria di Sorrento, Niketown and the Virgin Megastore – apparently to check how his CDs were selling, according to an employee.

People Magazine Announces 50 Most Beautiful

People magazine announced their 50 Most Beautiful list, which features Halle Berry on the special issue’s cover. Singers making the list include Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and Lisa Marie Presley. Read on for the complete list.

Queen Latifah, singer/actress
Mary-Kate Olsen, actress
Ashley Olsen, actress
Susan Sarandon, actress
Eva Amurri, actress
Usher, singer
Chilli, singer
Colin Farrell, actor
Kate Hudson, actress
George Clooney, actor
Daniel Day-Lewis, actor
Salma Hayek, actress
Diane Lane, actress
Norah Jones, singer
Leonardo DiCaprio, actor
Nicole Kidman, actress
Julianne Moore, actress
Ashton Kutcher, actor
Reese Witherspoon, actress
Hugh Jackman, actor
Mark Feuerstein, actor
Maria Ahn, classical musician
Lucia Ahn, classical musician
Angella Ahn, classical musician
Jennifer Garner, actress
Elizabeth Cho, TV anchor
Jennifer Lopez, actress/singer
Ben Affleck, actor
Julia Roberts, actress
Halle Berry, actress
Britney Spears, singer
Jennifer Aniston, actress
Eve, rapper/actress
Catherine Zeta-Jones, actress
Katie Holmes, actress
Steve Martin, actor/writer
Andrew Dan Jumbo, carpenter
Farruquito, dancer
Christina Aguilera, singer
Daniel Sunjata, actor
Tony Parker, basketball player
Eric McCormack, actor
Peter Krause, actor
Gary Stevens, jockey
Derek Luke, actor
Ryan Seacrest, TV/radio host
Lisa Marie Presley, singer
Tina Fey, writer/comedian
Carlos Bernard, actor
Nancy Ives, nonprofit executive

SARS Causes J.Lo Movie Location To Shift To Winnipeg

April 30, 2003 – Miramax spokesman Paul Pflug tells the Winnipeg Sun as of yesterday afternoon, the Winnipeg shoot for the Jennifer Lopez starring ‘Shall We Dance?’ was officially on, instead of the original Toronto location. “SARS is one consideration in moving the picture. But Winnipeg meets a lot of the creative sensibilities of the film, as well,” Pflug says. “We made the decision to benefit the film creatively. To be honest we looked at many locations and Winnipeg fit the look of the Chicago locations better overall.”

Has Jennifer Lopez Refused To Film In Toronto Over SARS?

April 30, 2003 – The Toronto Star reports that last week, rumors were rampant Jennifer Lopez was refusing to film in Toronto because of SARS. According to a crew member on the project, buzz was that Lopez, who is currently in Kamloops shooting ‘Unfinished Life’ with Robert Redford, simply wouldn’t come to Toronto because of SARS. “I would never speak on an actor’s behalf,” Paul Pflug, executive vice president of media relations for Miramax, responded, “but I had never heard that. Someone has just taken advantage of her celebrity.”

Jennifer Lopez Waxwork To Be Closely Guarded

April 30, 2003 – Globe magazine reports Madame Tussaud’s in London is preparing to unveil a wax model of Jennifer. The singer/actress will sit in a separate room from another singer with a famous backside, Kylie Minogue. “We have a sneaking suspicion J.Lo will get more attention than Kylie,” says a spokesman. “We’ll have someone standing by to make sure nobody gets carried away.”

The Presley & Travolta Encounter

Lisa Marie Presley revealed to Access Hollywood that when she was younger, she had a crush on John Travolta. For Lisa Marie’s 10th birthday, her mom Priscilla took her to meet the actor on the set of ‘Welcome Back Kotter’. When asked about her first encounter with John, Lisa told Nancy: “I was dying. He was sitting in the classroom where they sit in their little thingies. He was just sitting there and he waved at me and I just thought I was going to die of a massive heart attack.”

Lisa Marie Presley Phones Into CHFI

Lisa Marie Presley phoned in to CHFI in Toronto to talk about her new album ‘To Whom it May Concern’. Lisa said her stronger voice has developed over time. She says the album is honest and real. While Presley says it may be easier to get attention as a child celeb, it’s harder in that many want to attack her out of the gate. Lisa says she wants to duet with her pal Marilyn Manson, perhaps on her next album. Audio has since been removed.

Lisa Marie Presley Will Tour ‘To Whom It May Concern’

Lisa Marie Presley is going out her first ever tour beginning May 8th with a show at the Konocti Harbor Resort & Spa in Kelseyville, California. The singer hits the road in support of ‘To Whom It May Concern’, featuring her debut single ‘Lights Out.’ A handful of dates have been announced with more expected.

Tour Dates:
May 8 – Kelseyville, CA – Konocti Harbor Resort & Spa
May 14 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore
May 16 – San Diego, CA – 4th & B

The Princess Diaries

Lisa Marie Presley was devastated by the breakup of her marriage to Danny Keough in 1994, which she clearly blames on the Presley pressures. “Even if you have talent, which Danny does, you immediately become Mr. Presley in the world’s eyes, and it eventually tore the marriage apart,” she tells Robert Hilburn of the Los Angeles Times. “That has been a constant problem for me. If I’m going with a musician, they become Mr. Presley and they get squashed, and they get resentful, and we end up going after each other. After Danny, I thought maybe I should be with someone who is famous. I married Michael.”

Lisa Marie Presley’s Secret Gay Life?

Contributed by britny:

Lisa Marie Presley admits to having a lesbian fling in the past, and now Star Magazine is publishing a tell all story about why Lisa was driven to become the lover of one of her galpals.

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