Darlene Aderoju


PEOPLE, Music Writer and Reporter


PEOPLE, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, delivers the most trustworthy celebrity news and captivating human interest stories, connecting you to the pulse of American culture. Since our first issue hit stands in 1974, we have been striving to tell compelling stories about the people behind the issues, as opposed to just the issues themselves. We are your everyday escape, taking you inside the lives of intriguing stars, newsmakers, up-and-comers and ordinary people doing extraordinary things. We serve and delight you by providing ideas about beauty, food and style through the lens of the people influencing the trends. And we are a force for good by telling stories of hope, optimism and kindness that drive conversation and inspire action. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.

Latest from Darlene Aderoju
Burt Bacharach
Legendary Songwriter Burt Bacharach Dead at 94
macy gray
Macy Gray 'Shocked' to Find Out Her Kids Are Fans of Her Music: 'I Didn't Even Know'
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus Will Headline NFL TikTok Tailgate at Super Bowl LV: 'I Can't Wait to Put on a Show'
olivia rodrigo
Watch Olivia Rodrigo's 'Deja Vu' Music Video About an Ex's New Girlfriend: 'We Did That Too'
63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards – Cardi B
Cardi B Says GOP Representative Criticizing Grammys Performance Should Focus on Police Brutality
Joe Long
Joe Long, Former Four Seasons Member, Dead of COVID-19 at 79: 'We Will Miss' You
Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and More Tease Las Vegas Residencies at New Resorts World
Welcome to my Panic, Billie’s Audible Original
Billie Joe Armstrong Claims 'Punk Rock Invented Cancel Culture' and Says Green Day Were 'Outcasts'
Keith Urban, Breland and Nile Rodgers
Keith Urban, BRELAND and Nile Rodgers Release New 'Out the Cage' Music Video: 'You Can't Break Me'
Kelly Clarkson
Kelly Clarkson Tears Up as 'Voice ' Contestant Sings Her Breakup Tune 'Already Gone' amid Divorce
Wyatt Pike
Wyatt Pike Surprise Releases First Song Since 'American Idol' Exit: 'Had Fun Filming This For You'
Billie Eilish Cozies Up To New Actor Beau Matthew Vorce During California Staycation.
Billie Eilish Sparks Dating Rumors with Actor Matthew Tyler Vorce After Casual Coffee Run
Maren Morris
Maren Morris Wins ACM Award for Female Artist of the Year: Women 'Brought So Much Heat to the Game'
Kenny Chesney and Kelsea Ballerini
Kelsea Ballerini and Kenny Chesney Deliver Soulful 'Half of My Hometown' at 2021 ACM Awards
Blake Shelton
Blake Shelton Lights Up Stage at 2021 ACM Awards with Decades-Spanning Medley Performance
Lee Brice and Carly Pearce
Carly Pearce and Lee Brice Win Single of the Year at ACM Awards: 'I'm Going to Try Hard Not to Cry'
Maren Morris
Maren Morris Gives Tearful Speech as She Wins 'Meaningful' Song of the Year at 2021 ACM Awards
Old Dominion
Old Dominion Wins ACM Group of the Year for Fourth Year in a Row: 'We're Just Very Fortunate'
Chris Young and Kane Brown
Kane Brown and Chris Young Perform 'Famous Friends' from Nashville's Ryman at 2021 ACM Awards
Mickey Guyton, Keith Urban
Keith Urban Says Co-Hosting 2021 ACM Awards with Mickey Guyton Is 'So Natural' — We 'Hit It Off'
Lil Wayne
Lil Wayne Shares Sweet Video of Girlfriend Denise Bidot and Seemingly Teases Upcoming Love Song
bobby brown jr., bobby browb
Bobby Brown on the Drug Deaths of His Children: 'It's My Duty to Remind People It Can Kill You'
Kane Brown, Chris Young
Chris Young Surprises Kane Brown for 'Famous Friends' Duet Ahead of ACM Awards Performance
Bobby Brown
Bobby Brown Details His Previous Battle with Alcohol: 'I Started Losing Bodily Function'