Buzzing: Kings Of Leon hit No. 1

Kings Of Leon hit No. 1

After seven albums and 13 years, rockers Kings Of Leon finally made it to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart on Monday. Walls, their seventh album, sold 68,000 copies, 27,000 songs and was streamed nearly 10 million times, said Nielsen.


Kardashian drops lawsuit against website

Reality television star Kim Kardashian on Monday dropped a defamation lawsuit against a website that claimed she staged an armed robbery in Paris after both sides resolved the issue, her lawyer said. Gossip site MediaTakeOut had reported that she faked the Oct 3 robbery and then filed a fraudulent insurance claim.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 26, 2016, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe