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2014-07-25

Kelly Clarkson's Hubby Trumps Every Guy Who Ever Sent You Flowers

What's that? You say your husband sent you a bouquet of flowers "just because"?  Well, too bad he -- and every other guy -- has just been totally owned by Kelly Clarkson's husband, Brandon Blackstock. Kelly posted a photo of a beautiful field of flowers, and then tweeted, "Brandon surprised me with a 10 acre field of sunflowers on our land. This is my heaven :)." Perhaps Brandon wanted a special way to thank Kelly for delivering their baby girl, River Rose, who arrived June 12, and who Kelly calls "the greatest thing on the planet." One fan responded to…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Rihanna Tweets About Monster Tour Rehearsal

Eminem and Rihanna are currently preparing for their joint, three-city Monster Tour, which will visit Slim Shady's hometown of Detroit, among other places. The singer has announced on Twitter that she's gearing up for rehearsals. "I wanna take this band everywhere!!! #MONSTERtourRihearsals," she tweeted to her 36 million followers. The duo are scheduled to begin their short outing at Pasadena, California's Rose Bowl on August 7 and wrap up at Detroit's Comerica Park on August 23. Tickets are still available for select dates. Visit Eminem.com for all the information. Here are the dates for the Monster Tour: 8/7 -- Pasadena,…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Demi Lovato, Cher Lloyd & Rita Ora Added to Teen Choice Awards Lineup

The lineup of performers for the 2014 Teen Choice Awards continues to grow.  The latest acts added to the bill: Demi Lovato, Cher Lloyd and Rita Ora. Demi and Cher will team up for a live performance of their collabo "Really Don't Care" on the telecast, which airs next month on Fox.  British singer Rita Ora -- who can currently be heard on Iggy Azalea's latest hit "Black Widow," will perform her new solo hit "I Will Never Let You Down." Rita is nominated for Choice Breakout Artist, while "Really Don't Care" is up for Choice Break-Up Song.  Demi is…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Taylor Swift Pleases Photo-Snapping Fans in NY's Central Park

Taylor Swift wrote recently that autographs are obsolete, and all people want from her these days are photographs.  It's no surprise, considering how accommodating the superstar is when fans request them. The New York Daily News reports that when Taylor was strolling in New York's Central Park recently, she was spotted by excited fans, all of whom wanted a picture with her.  She obliged them, and even waited patiently for one to get out a rowboat in one of the park's lakes so she could pose with her. That same day, the News reports, Taylor, who was wearing sky-high pink…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Fun. Guitarist Jack Antonoff Likens His Bleachers Project to a "Parallel World"

There are differences between fun. and Bleachers, says guitarist Jack Antonoff, not only in how the music sounds but how it is created. In this week's episode of Billboard.com's Pop Shop Podcast, Antonoff told co-hosts Jason Lipshutz and Keith Caulfield that the members of fun. contribute to a collaborative process.  His side Bleachers project, however, is "way lonelier," explaining that it's "just living with the ideas in my head and trying to figure out what's working and what isn't. ... It's like a parallel world." Antonoff added, "The project wouldn't exist if it was too similar.  If that was something…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Ricky Martin: Coaching "The Voice" Around the World

After serving as a coach on the Australian version of The Voice, Ricky Martin is now going to be fulfilling that role in a completely different country: Mexico. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this version of the show will debut its fourth season on Mexico's Televisa network on September 7.  The other coaches include Italian singer/songwriter Laura Pausini, and two Latin stars: Yuri and Julion Alvarez. On the Australian version of The Voice, Ricky replaced Keith Urban, who left to judge American Idol. Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Sia Explains Why She's Avoiding Fame & the Spotlight: "That's Just Not Something I Want"

Sia saw her album 1000 Forms of Fear debut at #1 recently, and she's got a big hit on the charts with "Chandelier."  But even though her music's everywhere, the Aussie singer/songwriter's image is not.  She won't show her face in interviews, she doesn't appear on the cover of her album, she posed for the cover of Billboard with a bag over her head, and in her publicity photos, she's wearing a bag as well.  So what's the deal? "I don't want to be famous," she tells ABC News.  "I don't want to be critiqued about the way that I…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Kesha Admits She Once Broke Into Prince's House

Kesha's had no problem getting people to listen to her music since going all the way to #1 with her song "TiK ToK" in 2010, but there was a time in her career when she had to resort to desperate measures. The Rising Star expert visited The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday night and explained how after moving to Los Angeles when she was 17 years old, she broke into her idol Prince's house to deliver a CD with some of her songs on it. Kesha told Fallon sneaking into the "Purple Rain" singer's home was actually pretty easy.…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

The Story of My Life: One Direction to Release Autobiography on September 25

One Direction just celebrated their fourth anniversary as a group, but how well do you really know Harry, Liam, Louis, Zayn and Niall?  Well, get ready to become a lot more familiar with the lads, because they've just announced their official autobiography. Called Who We Are, the book will arrive in stores September 25, and in an Instagram video announcing the project, the band promises it'll give you the real scoop.  "You've been with them through every step of this story," says the video. "This is how it feels to be inside the world of One Direction. This is Who…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Taylor Swift Jammed with Oscar Winner Jeff Bridges on "The Giver" Movie Set

Taylor Swift is one of the stars of the much-anticipated movie The Giver, in which she appears opposite such acting heavyweights as Jeff Bridges and Meryl Streep.  Not only did she bond with Bridges on set, but according to the Oscar-winning actor, they got to spend some of their downtime jamming. Bridges is also a musician who's recorded a few albums and toured.  He told reporters at Comic-Con in San Diego this week, "Taylor was so terrific. Our scenes we had together, a lot of [them] were at a piano. So, we [both being] lovers of music, we talked a…

posted 2014/07/25 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

2014-07-24

Iggy Azalea Is New Host of MTV's "House of Style"

MTV's fashion show House of Style is coming back with a "Fancy" new host: Iggy Azalea. The channel is officially reviving the show, which first started back in 1989 with original host Cindy Crawford.  The new series debuts on August 4, and according to MTV, Iggy says it'll be "wild, crazy, fun and fascinating, all at the same time."  The eight-episode run will, as usual, focus on the intersection between fashion and music, with behind-the-scenes looks at designers, visits to video sets and shopping excursions. Iggy will also host a House of Style VMA fashion special on August 26 at…

posted 2014/07/24 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Nicki Minaj Previews Her Verse on Ariana/Jessie J Collabo "Bang Bang"

Ariana Grande is currently mourning the passing of her beloved grandfather, but the idea of her new single may be the one thing that's cheering her up. Next week, "Bang Bang," her collaboration with Nicki Minaj and Jessie J, arrives, and Nicki is getting fans hyped by releasing a snippet of her verse on Instagram. In the rapid-fire verse, Nicki spits, "Get a ride in the engine that could, Go!/Batman Robin it/ Bang bang cockin’ it/ Queen Nicki dominant/Prominent/ It’s me, Jessie, and Ari/ If they test me they sorry." As previously reported, "Bang Bang" will be a track on…

posted 2014/07/24 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR