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2017-10-13

Put on your “Headphones” for WALK THE MOON’s new song

Get your headphones ready. WALK THE MOON has a new track you’ll want to hear, appropriately titled “Headphones.” On the quirky, high-energy track, lead singer Nick Petricca proclaims, “I can take a beating like a good pair of headphones.” Petricca previously told Rolling Stone it was the “very first song” the band wrote for their new album, What If Nothing. “It just came out of us, this angry-boy energy," he said. What If Nothing will be released November 10. “Headphones,” along with their single “One Foot,” will be available as instant grat tracks when you pre-order the album now. The…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Listen now: A Great Big World reminds us “Life Is Good” in new song from "The Star" soundtrack

A Great Big World has released their optimistic new tune, "Life Is Good," off the The Star soundtrack. Ian Axel and Chad King trade verses on the upbeat, piano-driven track from the Christmas-themed animated flick. “It’s time to celebrate/I think we got a miracle/Straight from the heavens/It’s the start of something beautiful/The rain was pouring, now I see the sunshine/Don’t have to worry about a thing here on cloud nine/Life is good,” they sing. You can receive the song as an instant grat track when you pre-order the album now. The second instant grat track, Fifth Harmony's “Can You See,”…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Watch now: Pink debuts dance video for “Beautiful Trauma” on her album release day

Not only is Pink’s new album, Beautiful Trauma, out today, but the singer has also released a metaphorical new dance video to go along with the title track. In the video, which doesn't feature Pink, a gorgeous retro-style dancer performs with a group of male boxers both in and out of a boxing ring. She's the “beautiful,” they're the “trauma.” Get it?   The routine was directed and choreographed by Nick Florez and RJ Durell. Pink will be performing on Saturday Night Live this weekend, and will appear on Good Morning America Monday morning. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lady Gaga is a “tough girl on the mend”; reschedules European tour dates

Lady Gaga is on the mend. The singer has rescheduled the European tour dates she had to cancel due to her ongoing health issues. She also posted some Instagram photos to show fans how she’s recovering. In one photo, in which she stands before an audio mixing board in a recording studio, she writes, “Nothing like studio therapy…Had so much fun in the studio. Made me feel like a star like the ones in the sky, you know..the real kind.” She captioned another photo, in which she stands outside of what appears to be a shop or restaurant entrance, “Tough…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Sam Smith donates profits from Australian show months in advance to help marriage equality campaign

Sam Smith won't perform in Australia until January, but he's already donated part of the profits from his concert Down Under to a cause he feels strongly about: marriage equality. Australia is in the middle of a mail-in vote to legalize same-sex marriage, and the Australian Marriage Equality campaign tells the Sydney Morning Herald that Sam made his donation ahead of time because he'd like them to get an extra boost in its last few weeks.  The results of the vote will be revealed November 15. "Sam knows all too well about the challenges faced by LGBTI Australians and his…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Here's how you can "Divide" a pizza with Ed Sheeran

What could be better than getting a personal acoustic serenade from Ed Sheeran? Getting a personal acoustic serenade from Ed Sheeran...with pizza. Ed has teamed up with the fundraising site Omaze and the AIDS charity (RED) to offer fans the chance to win a backstage pizza party with him in Los Angeles on December 1. He’ll sing the lucky winner a love song, then they’ll share some slices, drink some Coca-Cola and probably snap some selfies. “We're gonna share two of the most emotional experiences that the world has to offer: a private acoustic performance of a love song and…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Halsey's advice for female fans: "Never let anyone make you be one thing"

It's been a big week for Halsey: She performed on ABC's Good Morning America, was nominated for two American Music Awards and Saturday, she plays her home state of New Jersey on her tour in support of her #1 album hopeless fountain kingdom.  Halsey says the trek's been "outrageous, and kind of unbelievable," but challenging, too. "The most important thing for me has been maintaining the intimacy of it, which is...difficult when you're in an arena," Halsey says. "I have people that are hundreds of feet away from me. How do I make them feel like I'm engaging with them…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Pink's 10-month-old son Jameson is not a fan of her music

Pink stopped by The Tonight Show, on Thursday to talk about her seventh album, Beautiful Trauma, her upcoming tour and her appearance on this weekend's edition of Saturday Night Live. She also revealed that her 10-month old son Jameson is not a fan of her music. The 38-year-old singer -- who also has a six-year-old daughter named Willow -- told host Jimmy Fallon that her son will only allow her sing "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" -- on one condition: "Well, it's repetitive, so I have to keep [singing the song in a higher pitch each time] and get as high as I possibly can," she says. "And then…

posted 2017/10/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

2017-10-12

Harry Styles talks growing up in the spotlight: “I’m just kind of figuring it out”

Harry Styles has five albums with One Direction and a solo album under his belt, but he says he still has a lot to learn. During an upcoming appearance on CBS Sunday Morning, Harry admits he doesn’t have all the answers, even after years in the business. “…I’m 23 and I very much feel like I’m still learning so much,” he says. “I’m just kind of figuring it out.” Harry joined 1D when he was just 17 years old. His self-titled solo album, which came out in May, has been part of his journey into maturity. “I wanted it to…

posted 2017/10/12 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Katy Perry is a "Witness" to a lesbian proposal onstage during National Coming Out Day

Katy Perry sure knows how to pick a moment.  On Wednesday, which just happened to be National Coming Out Day, she staged a proposal for a gay couple during her concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. As People reports, Katy brought the couple, Katie and Becky, onstage and asked them what they would wish for.  In a moment captured by many fans, Katie said, "I don’t know if all of y’all have seen Becky, but she’s pretty even without any makeup on. And she’s perfect every time I look at her." She then got down on one knee, pulled…

posted 2017/10/12 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

"Despacito" hits four billion views on YouTube

"Despacito" may no longer be on top of the Billboard Hot 100, but people are still watching the video like crazy.  The clip for the Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee song has become the first video in YouTube history to reach four billion views. The "Despacito" clip was also the first YouTube video ever to reach three billion views, which it did in just 203 days.  The four billion mark was achieved in 270 days. By comparison, Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" just hit ONE billion views, and it took her more than five years to achieve that number.…

posted 2017/10/12 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Daya's back with something "New"

Following her Grammy win earlier this year for "Don't Let Me Down," Daya has returned with new music -- literally.  The singer, now 18, has released a new single called "New," as well as an accompanying video.  It's the first track from Daya since she signed her first major-label record deal this summer with Interscope, home to superstar acts like Lady Gaga, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar and OneRepublic. In a statement, the singer says of the track, "‘New’ really is the start of something new. It’s a sharper, more direct perspective coming from me. No more talking in circles around…

posted 2017/10/12 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR