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2016-03-31

"NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 58" Coming in April

It’s that time again. The 58th edition of the long-running compilation series NOW That’s What I Call Music! will arrive next month, featuring a collection of 16 current hits from artists like The Weeknd, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Zayn. This installment features The Weeknd’s “In the Night,” Taylor’s “Out of the Woods,” Justin’s “Love Yourself” and Zayn’s “Pillowtalk.” It also includes “Hands to Myself” by Selena Gomez, “Something in the Way You Move” by Ellie Goulding and the American Idol version of Kelly Clarkson’s “Piece by Piece.” Additionally, the album will include six “NOW What’s Next” New Music Preview…

posted 2016/03/31 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

"American Idol's" Final Four Contestants Go Back Home, Sing Judges' Picks Tonight

On tonight's American Idol, it's the traditional "Hometown Visit" episode, where you'll see each of the remaining four contestants go back to their towns, receive a hero's welcome, give a concert and find out what their songs for this week will be.  The Final Four -- Dalton Rapattoni, La'Porsha Renae, Mackenzie Bourg and Trent Harmon -- all agree that they've been bowled over by the way their towns have been pulling for them. ''It's overwhelming," says Dalton, who's from Sunnyvale, Texas. "Nothing really happens there so to hear that some kid went off to Californialand and is kicking it on…

posted 2016/03/31 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Taylor Swift’s Girl Squad Approves of Calvin Harris, Sources Say

With Taylor Swift’s plethora of squad members and her tight-knit family, Calvin Harris had a lot of people to impress when the two started dating. But it seems that over the past year, he’s managed to win over them all. "They're super happy together," a source tells People of the couple. "He gets along with her friends. They all like him and there's no drama." The insider adds the Scottish DJ also “spends a lot of time” with Taylor’s family -- in particular her younger brother, Austin. "He gets along great with Taylor's brother, and it's very obvious that her…

posted 2016/03/31 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Mike Posner on His Hits for Other Artists: "I Just Write What I Think Is Awesome"

Mike Posner's enjoying his first hit in six years with "I Took a Pill in Ibiza," but during his time out of the spotlight, he stayed busy co-writing songs that became hits for other artists like Justin Bieber's "Boyfriend" and Maroon 5's "Sugar."  But as Mike explains it, he wasn't actually trying to write hits for those artists -- it just happened. Mike says unlike many songwriters today, he doesn't custom-write tunes on demand. "I have a very difficult time, like, sitting down [and being told], 'You write a song for Rihanna today,'” he tells ABC Radio. "I can’t do…

posted 2016/03/31 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

2016-03-30

WALK THE MOON to Receive ASCAP Vanguard Award

WALK THE MOON will be honored with the ASCAP Vanguard Award at the performing-rights organization's 33rd annual Pop Music Awards, taking place April 27 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. The award "recognizes the impact of musical genres that help shape the future of American music." "It's an honor and an awesome feeling to be recognized by ASCAP and the music-making community," says frontman Nicholas Petricca in a statement. "Our fellow artists and those who surround and support us somehow create more and more stylish, original work each year, and we are very proud to receive this award…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Report: Katy Perry Spending Time Getting to Know Orlando Bloom’s Son, Flynn

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom haven’t just been spending one-on-one time together. Reportedly, they also have been hanging with Orlando’s five-year-old son, Flynn. Sources tell People it’s a sign their relationship is more than just a casual fling. "Orlando is very protective of his son," a source says. "To introduce Flynn to Katy, she must mean [a lot] to him." People reports Katy first met Flynn back in February and joined him and his dad at Robert Downey Jr.’s son’s birthday party. Katy also has apparently met Orlando’s mother during a recent trip to his native England. "Katy is happy…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Joe Jonas and Jordan Smith Added to We Day California

We Day California just added even more stars to its lineup. Joe Jonas and The Voice season nine winner Jordan Smith are now set to appear at the event, which celebrates young people who are taking action on various local and global issues. Joe and Jordan join previously announced participants Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato and Big Sean. Other celebrities added to the list include New Girl co-stars Zooey Deschanel, Hannah Simone, Lamorne Morris and Max Greenfield; former Glee star Darren Criss;and married couple Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder. We Day California will take place on April 7 at the Forum…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Report: Nick Carter Gets Community Service After Bar Brawl

Following Nick Carter's bar brawl arrest earlier this year, TMZ reports prosecutors have agreed to drop the battery charge against the singer if he completes community service. The Backstreet Boy reportedly must complete 25 hours of community service in the next six months in order to get the charge wiped from his record. He was arrested outside a bar in the Florida Keys for fighting with a bouncer back in January. Even though Nick appeared to be drunk at the time of his arrest, TMZ says prosecutors won’t be banning him from drinking booze during that six month period. They…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Adele Snaps Selfie with Lookalike Fan; Gets First BAFTA Nomination

Resembling Adele has its perks. An Adele lookalike got to snap a selfie with the singer during her concert in Birmingham, England last night. The doppelganger, Emily Bamforth, and her fiancé, Tom Winkler, managed to get Adele’s attention from their seats. Adele invited Emily on stage and grabbed her phone to take the selfie. "Overwhelmed to have met Adele tonight and got a selfie!" Emily posted on Instagram, along with the photo. Emily’s been a huge Adele fan for years and according to her fiancé, she’s even been mistaken for the singer while out shopping. Back in 2012, Emily posted…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lady Gaga to Join Vice President Biden at Vegas Event to Raise Awareness of Campus Assault

Lady Gaga will join Vice President Joe Biden at an event in Las Vegas next week to bring attention to the problem of sexual assaults on college campuses, a spokeswoman for the VP confirms. The two will speak at the University of Nevada Las Vegas on April 7 as part of the administration’s “It’s On Us” initiative, aiming to bring awareness to and end campus sexual assaults. “Lady Gaga is brave and sincere. She’s a survivor who has the courage to speak out, and I know how difficult that can be. We’ve talked at length and I admire her courage…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Are Adam Levine and Pregnant Wife Behati Prinsloo House-Hunting?

Are Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo looking for a new home to accommodate their growing family? According to E! News, the expectant couple was spotted checking out some houses around the Pacific Palisades area in Southern California over the weekend. This has sparked speculation that the two are thinking about moving into a new family-friendly home before they welcome their first child together. Behati is reportedly three to four months along, and was recently pictured showing off her tiny baby bump in a printed maxi dress. Adam and Behati tied the knot in 2014, after dating for two years. Adam…

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

A Great Big World’s “Kaleidoscope” Lyric Video Spells it Out with Sidewalk Chalk

A Great Big World has released a colorful lyric video for their upbeat love song "Kaleidoscope." The video begins with a yellow ball escaping from a karaoke TV screen and bouncing along streets and sidewalks where the song’s lyrics are written in chalk. “Violets and purples/Diamonds and circles/You’re my kaleidoscope/I love every minute/You’ve got me in it/You’re my kaleidoscope,” the duo sings. According to the band’s Twitter, this visual is one of a few new lyric videos they have in the works. A Great Big World is currently touring North America. Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

posted 2016/03/30 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR