What’s Trending: Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Jussie Smollett, Kelly Clarkson, Shawn Mendes, Shamrock Shake

February 18, 2019

 What’s Trending: Tuesday, February 19th, 2019



§     His lawyer confirmed that cops requested to meet with him following some new developments but he had no plans to meet with them.

§     There are reports that the actor may have staged a reported racist and homophobic assault.

§     The pair of Nigerian brothers arrested in connection with the reported crime are no longer suspects and reports say Smollett may have hired them to fake the incident.

§     Sources say that Smollett may have even rehearsed the attack days before the incident.

§     His attorneys did say they will keep an active dialogue going with Chicago police on his behalf.



§     The singer was performing in Green Bay, Wisconsin this past weekend and performed an amazing rendition of the Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper smash, “Shallow.”

§     She says she loves doing covers because even though “there’s a lot of competition always with artists in the industry, there’s a lot of us that just dig each other and we really get inspired by each other. And this chick is amazing.”

§     The song is up for an Oscar this weekend.



§     The singer showed off his abs in a new Calvin Klein underwear campaign and the internet approves.

§     He posted two photos of the campaign on his IG but the entire set of ads is set to debut in the next few days.

§     The photos have more than 8 million likes right now.

§     Other celebrities are taking notice too, with JLo commenting “Killin’ it,” and Alex Rodriquez saying, “Goals.”



§     Now that Valentine’s Day is over, we look to March and McDonald’s is ready.

§     The popular minty green Shamrock Shake is officially back on the menu.

§     The milkshake has a cult following and like the equally popular McRib, it’s only back for a limited time.

§     You can grab yours at McDonald’s through March 24th.