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2014-02-21

Rihanna & Eminem to Team for Three-City Monster Tour

Eminem and Rihanna teamed up last year for the #1 hit "The Monster," and now they're taking their double act on the road Eminem tweeted "NYC/DET/LA this August with @Rihanna! #TheMonsterTour," and then provided a link to an article in XXL magazine in which he discusses his plans. “There are some shows coming up with Rihanna,” Eminem says in the magazine's latest issue. "It’s a three-city tour: New York, L.A. and Detroit coming in August. The Monster Tour.” Rihanna retweeted Em's messsage, and added, "OH IM THERE!!!!!" No other details about the tour are available right now; Eminem's full interview…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lorde's Fashion Icons: Sixty-Something Oddballs

There are people out there who simply can't believe that Lorde is only 17 years old, and based on some of the things she says, it's easy to see why some feel she's got to be older. For example, she claims her personal fashion icons are two sixty-something singers with whom few people her age are likely familiar. Speaking to Vogue magazine, Lorde says her favorite fashion labels are Comme des Garçons, Miu Miu, Moschino, and Simone Rocha, which is all well and good.  "The kind of clothes that I’ve found I like to wear over the past year and…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lady Gaga VIP Soundcheck Tickets Up for Grabs on Saturday

If you're a Lady Gaga fan, it may be worth signing up for a Citi ThankYou card right now.  Saturday morning, card members will get the chance to grab tickets for a VIP experience at the star's upcoming shows at New York City's Roseland Ballroom. The additional tickets, which go on sale Saturday starting at 10 a.m. ET at LiveNation.com, will offer fans access to a VIP soundcheck before Gaga's show at Roseland on April 6.  They cost a whopping $400 each, but you also get a chance to attend the actual concert. The singer is performing seven shows at…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Justin Bieber's Mom Has "Best Night of Her Life" Recording Song He Wrote for Her

Tired of Justin Bieber's music?  Well, how about some music from his mom?  Pattie Mallette has just recorded her first song -- and it was written by her son. Justin posted a video of Pattie in the recording studio behind the mic, singing a ballad.  "Got my moms courage enough to get in the booth for the first time she sounds so good :)," he wrote.   Pattie then wrote, "Amazing night recording my first song. Thank you so much for writing it love!" She added, "That was the BEST night of my life.@justinbieber you were SO sweet to me…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Beyonce Debuts Revamped Wardrobe, Set List for UK Tour Opener

Beyoncé fans got a treat during the opening show of the 2014 European leg of her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour in Glasgow, Scotland, on Thursday. Concertgoers shared video footage of the diva performing new material from her latest self-titled album, including "***Flawless," "Blow" and "Drunk in Love," inside the SSE Hydro Arena. At one point, Bey reenacted the Crazy Horse burlesque show for "Partition," which also serves as her newest single. She later gave a powerful performance of her ballad "Heaven," which many fans believe to be inspired by Beyonce's miscarriage before he gave birth to Blue Ivy. Beyonce also…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Pink to Appear at Academy Awards

Though she's acted in the past, Pink has never been nominated for an Oscar.  However, she'll be appearing at this year's Academy Awards ceremony, airing March 2 on ABC. It's not clear exactly what Pink will be doing at the show: singing, presenting, hanging from the ceiling, or maybe all three. In a statement, the producers say, "We are very excited to welcome Pink to the Oscar  stage for the very first time. She is regarded as one of the greatest voices in pop music and one of the best performers of her generation, and we are thrilled to have…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Report: New Pharrell Williams Album Features Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Daft Punk & Alicia Keys

While Pharrell Williams hasn't officially confirmed the track listing for his new album G I R L, a group of journalists in the U.K. got a listen to the disc this week and they're spilling all its secrets.  Vice magazine has published a track-by-track review of the disc, and revealed that the guest artists include Daft Punk, Justin Timberlake, Alicia Keys, and Miley Cyrus. According to the magazine, Justin appears on a song titled "Brand New," which it describes as similar to the sound that Pharrell and Justin created for Justin's debut solo album, Justified. As for Miley, she's featured…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Shakira Says Rihanna "Is" Reggae

Shakira's new, self-titled album -- her first collection of new English-language material since 2009 -- will be out next month, but it's already produced a hit in its lead single, "Can't Remember to Forget You."  The track is a dream collaboration between Shakira and Rihanna, and Shakira says because of the song's island feel, nobody else possibly could have done it properly. In a video interview with VEVO, Shakira says of the song, "It's very reggae and has a lot of a vintage feel at the same time. [Rihanna's] voice in this song is just unreal because she is reggae." …

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Boston University Student Petition Calls for Cancellation of Robin Thicke Concert

Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" was one of the biggest, and most controversial, hits of 2013.  Now that we're in 2014, it's continuing to cause controversy. BostonMagazine.com reports that students at Boston University are petitioning for Robin's March 4 concert at the school to be canceled, citing the lyrics of "Blurred Lines" as the reason.  The Change.org petition, which was organized by a group called the Humanists of Boston University, accuses the song's lyrics of being misogynistic, and celebrating "having sex with women against their will." According to the petition, the line in the song that goes "I know you want…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Robin Thicke Kicks Off 2014 North American Tour

Robin Thicke is showing no signs of slowing down. The crooner will officially kick off his North American Tour tonight Friday, February 21 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Fox Theatre. "Atlanta, I hope you’re ready for tomorrow. #RobinThickeTour," the singer tweeted on Thursday. The trek will feature special guests DJ Cassidy and K. Michelle on select dates. The blue-eyed crooner will travel to Houston, Miami, Orlando, and Riverside, California before wrapping on March 29 in San Francisco. The 19-city tour will support his Grammy-nominated album, Blurred Lines as well as K. Michelle's debut effort, Rebellious Soul. Fans can purchase tickets…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Jason Mraz, Fun.'s Nate Ruess, Tegan & Sara to Teach Free Online College Course

Got writer's block?  Well, how great would it be to get advice on how to be creative from someone like, say, Jason Mraz?  Well, now, you can, thanks to a partnership between Stanford University and Warner Music Group. As the Los Angeles Times reports, Jason, as well as fun. frontman Nate Ruess, Tegan and Sara, Josh Groban and Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park have all signed up to participate in a free online course on creative problem solving called "Creativity: Music to My Ears." The six-week class isn't only for musicians, though; it'll simply use music as a "tool for…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

"American Idol" Recap: The Top 13 Is Revealed

American Idol ended its three-night "Rush Week" on Thursday night by announcing its top 13. Ten boys and 10 girls awaited their fate on the first results show of the season, after performing earlier in the week. Ten contestants advanced on Thursday night via America's vote: Malaya Watson, Ben Briley, Emily Piriz, Alex Preston, Jessica Meuse, Dexter Roberts, Caleb Johnson, Majesty Rose York, MK Nobilette, and Sam Woolf. In an awkward moment, Caleb lifted host Ryan Seacrest for a wild bear hug after he learned he had made the cut. Harry Connick Jr. described it as the greatest thing he's…

posted 2014/02/21 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR