Eagle 977 Showbiz Lowdown

Comedian D.L. Hughley collapsed on stage during a Nashville show on Friday night, The 57-year-old suddenly struggled to speak before going limp in front of the sold-out crowd. His manager ran toward him and stopped him from toppling off his seat.

On Saturday, D.L. posted a video update and revealed that he tested positive for COVID-19. He says he’ll be quarantining in his Nashville hotel room for 14 days.

 

AMC Theatres said that it is reversing its initial decision and will require customers to wear face masks when reopening its theaters next month. On Thursday, AMC CEO Adam Aron said the movie theater chain wouldn’t require customers to wear masks because he didn’t want to be drawn into a political controversy.

AMC released a statement on Friday saying it quickly realized that it hadn’t gone far enough in its mask policy, based on the outcry from customers. People are still expected to be allowed to take off masks to eat or drink in the theater.

 

The guitar that KURT COBAIN played on “MTV Unplugged” back in 1993 just sold . . . for $6 MILLION. The price broke the world records for Most Expensive Guitar, Most Expensive Memorabilia, World’s Most Expensive Acoustic Guitar, and World’s Most Expensive Nirvana Memorabilia Sold at Auction.  The opening bid was $1 million.

For those of you who know your instruments, the guitar is a 1959 Martin D-18E, Cobain took his own life less than five months after that performance.