Village People Founder Rips Grammys, Rejects Hall of Fame Induction

Exclusive Village People founder Victor Willis is teeing off on the Grammys, saying it disrespects recording artists and has a Hall of Fame so lame … the group’s rejecting the recent induction of its biggest hit. Willis tells TMZ … his legendary disco group told Grammy Interim President Harvey Mason that it’s declining induction into […]

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Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes Pregnant, Wants to Delay Criminal Trial

Breaking News Elizabeth Holmes won’t be standing trial in July — instead, she’ll be giving birth, so prosecutors are hitting the pause button on criminal proceedings. According to new legal docs, prosecutors and her defense team agreed to postpone Holmes’ trial after the Theranos founder revealed she’s pregnant and due in July. That’s also when […]

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Village People Founder Says ‘Y.M.C.A.’ is the Song of Both Parties Post-Election

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com You might’ve heard “Y.M.C.A.” being played A LOT lately from both Dems and Republicans — a testament that it’s still got pull on both sides of the aisle … according to the guy who wrote it. Village People founder Victor Willis — the cop in the group — tells TMZ […]

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Village People Founder Allows Trump to Use ‘Y.M.C.A.’ to Block Potential Lawsuit

Exclusive President Trump should have one less thing to worry about — the cop from the Village People’s giving him the thumbs up to use “Y.M.C.A.” … in hopes POTUS won’t get sued for it. Victor Willis — the founding member and lead singer of VP — says the potential lawsuit brewing over the unauthorized […]

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Spencer Davis, Founder of Famous ’60s Beat Band Dead at 81

Spencer Davis, whose namesake ’60s beat band — The Spencer Davis Group — had the iconic hit, “Gimme Some Lovin’” … has died. A family source tells TMZ the Welsh musician died peacefully Monday in a California hospital of heart failure. Davis had an extraordinary career that spanned 6 decades … and the source emphasized […]

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