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Kesha & Ludacris Prepare For 'Rising Star' Premiere on 'Kimmel'!

Kesha rocks a sheer ensemble while grabbing a bite to eat at Crossroads on Tuesday (June 17) in West Hollywood, Calif.

Earlier in the day, the 27-year-old entertainer joined rapper Ludacris while promoting their new show Rising Star on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kesha

“so good today ! so amazing to see my fans!!!!! my animals r my favorite thing in the world,” Kesha wrote on Instagram on the same day.

In case you didn’t know, Rising Star will air on ABC on Sunday (June 22)!

FYI: Kesha is wearing a Dana Rebecca Designs ring, a Karma El Khalil cuff, a Bettina Javaheri snake cuff, and Italia Independent sunglasses.

30+ pictures inside of Kesha and Ludacris arriving for their appearance on Jimmy Kimmel LiveMore Here! »

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Kesha & Ludacris Joining Brad Paisley as 'Rising Star' Judges

Kesha and Ludacris have just been added as judges on the upcoming ABC singing competition show Rising Star alongside Brad Paisley.

The judges – called Panel of Experts – will also join host Josh Groban on the program.

The foursome will appear together on stage at this Sunday’s 2014 Billboard Music Awards. Be sure to tune in to check them out – Ludacris will be hosting the big show.

Rising Star, premiering on June 22, is a “live talent show that incorporates real-time voting by viewers via an App. Contestants are separated from the studio audience and the judges by a translucent floor-to-ceiling LED screen.”

Ludacris Hosting Billboard Music Awards 2014, Shakira Set to Perform!

Ludacris has just been announced as the host of this Sunday’s 2014 Billboard Music Awards!

The 36-year-old rapper will take the stage alongside a slew of performers, presenters, and award winners for a night celebrating music!

It was also just announced that Shakira will be taking the stage to perform as well.

Also performing that evening are Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Lorde, John Legend, Jennifer Lopez, and more.

Be sure to tune into the Billboard Music Awards this Sunday (May 18) at 8pm EST to catch all the action. And stick with JustJared.com for the best red carpet coverage.

Paul Walker's Brothers Spotted on 'Fast & Furious 7' Dubai Set!

Paul Walker‘s younger brothers Caleb and Cody have been spotted on the set of the upcoming movie Fast & Furious 7 for the first time on Saturday (April 19) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The guys were seen in the background of a video that Ludacris posted to Instagram that day featuring himself and co-star Tyrese Gibson, but then deleted from his page. Thanks to a quick thinking fan, you can see the video below!

It was recently revealed that Caleb and Cody will be helping film some moments as their late brother Paul‘s character Brian O’Connor in a few action scenes. The production team will also mix their voices to create some dialogue that needs to be added to the movie.

Make sure to check out some more photos of Paul‘s brothers if you haven’t seen them yet.

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Tyrese & Vin Diesel Explore Abu Dhabi & Remember Paul Walker While Filming 'Fast & Furious 7'

Vin Diesel and Tyrese pose for a picture while hanging out on their day off from filming their upcoming movie Fast & Furious 7 in Abu Dhabi in this brand new image from Instagram.

Tyrese, 35, spent some time documenting their trip to the Emirate, where he, Vin, and Ludacris will shoot scenes for the seventh installment in the franchise.

“We got 2 days off!!! Whoa!!! #Dubai #Happy #Fast7 energy….. Vin love you bro!!! Welcome to my second home!!! #UAE ENERGY!!!” Tyrese captioned one of the pics.

He also posted a few pictures of the late Paul Walker.

“Hold onto every moment…. Cause you just never know!!!! Were gonna make you proud P-Dubber!!! I miss you brother everyday!!” Tyrese wrote.

Check out all the pics inside, which include many shirtless shots!

15+ pictures inside of Tyrese and his cast mates filming Fast & Furious 7... More Here! »

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Mariah Carey & Jennifer Hudson: BET Honors 2014 Performers

Mariah Carey sits on top of a piano while performing during 2014 BET Honors held at the Warner Theatre on Saturday night (February 8) in Washington, D.C.

The 43-year-old songstress was joined by fellow performer Jennifer Hudson, as well as Janelle Monae and Ludacris.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Mariah Carey

Being honored that night were Aretha Franklin, Motown founder Berry Gordy, American Express chairman/CEO Ken Chenault, visual artist Carrie Mae Weems, and artist/actor/entrepreneur Ice Cube.

A few days earlier, Mariah kept close to a bodyguard who carried her son Moroccan, 2, out of a building in New York City.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing Pierre Balmain. Mariah is wearing a Rubin Singer dress. Janelle is wearing a Sachin + Babi jacket.

10+ pictures inside of Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson, and more at 2014 BET HonorsMore Here! »

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Fast & Furious' Tyrese & Ludacris React to Paul Walker's Death

Paul Walker‘s tragic death in a car accident on Saturday (November 30) has shocked the world, especially his colleagues from the beloved Fast & Furious franchise.

Tyrese Gibson and Ludacris, who were two of the 40-year-old actor’s co-stars in the series, have released statements on their Instagram accounts about their friend.

Tyrese: “My heart is hurting so bad no one can make me believe this is real Father God I pray that you send clarity over this cause I just don’t understand My heart hurts it’s broken no one can convince me that this is real…. Prayer warriors please pray real hard for his only child, his daughter and family… #HeartOfAnAngel13YrsFamilyForeverWeJustCelebreatedYour40thBirthday….. My God… My God… I can’t believe I’m writing this.”

Ludacris: “Your humble spirit was felt from the start, wherever you blessed your presence you always left a mark, we were like brothers & our birthdays are only 1 day apart, now You will forever hold a place in all of our hearts @paulwalker legacy will live on forever. R.I.P.”

James Wan, who is directing Fast & Furious 7, tweeted “I am so beyond heartbroken right now. I can’t process anything.”

Make sure to check out our list of other condolences from celebrities.

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