Photo by Carter Smith for Vogue.

Pop Goes The News — Supermodel Cindy Crawford and husband Rande Gerber have opened up their Ontario cottage to Vogue.

The September issue of the fashion magazine features an “exclusive” look at the couple’s “private island retreat” on Lake Joseph in the Muskoka region north of Toronto.

Pop Goes The News — Howie Mandel, the Canadian judge on America’s Got Talent, said Tuesday he wasn’t thinking when he praised a contestant for making bulimia “entertaining.”

The 59-year-old Toronto native made the comment after a performance by professional “regurgitator” Stevie Starr.

Pop Goes The News — Rapper and reality TV star Vanilla Ice has unveiled a furniture line that includes a $4,600 teak sofa and a $6,400 copper bathtub.

The Vanilla Ice Collection is being sold online via Florida’s Eclectic Design International.

Pop Goes The News — Toronto-born singer The Weeknd announced Thursday he will kick off a tour in his hometown.

The Madness Fall Tour starts Nov. 3 at the Air Canada Centre and wraps up Dec. 19 in Miami.

Pop Goes The News — Investigators with the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force of the Los Angeles Police Department searched the home of KISS musician Gene Simmons and his Canadian wife Shannon Tweed on Thursday.

Citing an ongoing investigation, police offered no further details but stressed that no one in the family is involved.

Pop Goes The News — A wax figure of Nicki Minaj is being slammed as sexist — even though it’s been given a stamp of approval from the rap superstar herself.

According to a description from Madame Tussauds, which unveiled the likeness at its Las Vegas location on Aug. 4, “the provocative pose and styling” was inspired by the video for Minaj’s hit single “Anaconda.”