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Meghan Trainor sings of being heartsick in her upcoming duet with One Direction‘s Harry Styles, titled “London Lights” — at least, in the snippet she performed recently at Capital FM Breakfast. “Saying that you love that I got hazel eyes /...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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With the grand finale of the series getting closer every week, the writing on Glee has gone from whimsical to downright wacky in tone. For those of you wondering what the show has been desperately in need of, it’s more Sue Sylvester (Jane Lynch)....
From: Idolitor | By: Lisa Timmons | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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While a majority of us lessers rang in 2015 in the frigid cold, Beyonce, Jay Z and Princess Blue Ivy enjoyed the start of the new year in paradise! The musicial family took a vacation in Southeast Asian countries like Cambodia and Thaliand. Lucky...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Earlier this month, Adidas revealed that Pharrell, David Beckham, Damian Lillard and Rita Ora were the stars for their new Adidas Originals’ Superstar shoe design — thanks to this glittery, black + white commercial. Now, the UK songstress is taking...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Sam Smith is having a rough start to 2015. The Brit broke up with boyfriend Jonathan Zeizel last week and was recently forced to hand over 12.5% of his “Stay With Me” royalties to Tom Petty for “notable similarities” to the singer/songwriter’s...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Monday, January 26, 2015
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If TLC and Shayne Ward have proved anything in recent weeks, it’s that sidestepping the major labels and utilizing online funding platforms might just be the fastest and easiest way to go when making a pop album that stays true to the artist’s own...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Big Sean is gearing up for a major music takeover, as he is prepping for the release of his third studio album — Dark Day Paradise. He revealed the LP title via social media last night, and now he graces the February/March issue of Complex. Inside...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Everything Say Lou Lou touches turns to gold. Literally. At this point, it’s basically insane that the stunning Aussie-Swedish sister act hasn’t dropped their long awaited debut LP yet. From “Beloved” to “Better In The Dark” to “Everything...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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The 87th annual Academy Awards is shaping up to be an interesting one, due to its announcement of unexpected performers. Thanks to Diane Warren, we’re aware that Rita Ora will be singing at the ceremony — most likely the Oscar-nominated “Grateful”...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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KatyCat fever is in full force at the moment. With Katy Perry‘s highly anticipated 2015 Super Bowl halftime show performance mere days away at this point, all eyes are now on the “Teenage Dream” princess to provide what will surely be a non-stop...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Ne-Yo‘s new album drops tomorrow (January 27), and the R&B singer has begun celebrating early! He stopped by Good Morning America today to perform his latest single “She Knows” alongside Juicy J. The duo managed to bring the heat during...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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We haven’t heard news about Nathan Sykes (or The Wanted, for that matter) since his 2013 “Almost Is Never Enough” duet with former girlfriend Ariana Grande. While the mini pop diva has moved on to another man and new music, the former boy band...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Back in November 2013, Idolator premiered COIN’s cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s 1970 hit “Cecilia.” Since then, the synth-y pop-rock quartet have steadily been working on their self-titled debut LP with producer Jay Joyce, a current Grammy...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, January 26, 2015
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John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are already having a killer 2015 — he with his Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated Selma song with Common, “Glory,” and she with an accidentally hilarious facial expression that went super-viral as a meme. But...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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After releasing a few buzz tracks back in September, the news of Big Sean‘s forthcoming album is now set in stone! The rapper chose a stealth way to reveal the announcement, as the project’s collaborators and himself all posted the same cloudy image...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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You may recall that when the Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ 2006 hit “Dani California” arrived and sounded not unlike Tom Petty‘s “Last Dance With Mary Jane,” Petty was pretty laid back about the whole thing. “If someone took my song note for note...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, January 26, 2015
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The Navy has been eagerly anticipating Rihanna‘s R8, her follow-up to Unapologetic, for over two years now. (That’s an eternity in RiRi time.) But did anyone see it coming that her first single would drop on a Saturday evening — or that it would...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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The US release of Olly Murs‘ upcoming album isn’t until March, but he has already dropped a new video for the project’s Japanese release! The brooding, introspective visual is for “Look At The Sky,” an emotional piano-based ballad (written...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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“GIRLS NIGHT GET THE WINE!!! BACHELORETTE WEEKEND MY BESTIES GETTIN HITCHED,” Lady Gaga declared on Friday night on Instagram along with a glam selfie, kicking off what would soon be a booze-fueled weekend of pole dancing, male strippers and hangovers...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Popping Up is our recurring look at new artists making noise on the music landscape. Because, hey — Beyoncé and Miley were once unknown, too. From heading out on the road with acts like Ariana Grande, Emblem3 and Austin Mahone to hitting the studio...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, January 26, 2015
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It’s not that “Heartbeat Song” is a bad song. There’s just nothing about Kelly Clarkson‘s lead that really reaches out and pulls you in the way some of the original Idol champ’s classic hits did upon first listen, like “Since U Been Gone,”...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Lady Gaga‘s forthcoming new album just got even bigger — thanks to a little help from Giorgio Moroder! In an interview with PopJustice, the legendary producer says that he has a few tunes ready for Mother Monster’s fourth studio project and that...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Did You Hear? :: 2NE1‘s CL hit the studio with Florence + the Machine, according to rising songwriter Bobby Brackins (Chris Brown, Tinashe). “I couldn’t do it because it was the night before we were flying out to New York but that would have been...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Even if Taylor Swift doesn’t sneak backstage to “Bad Blood” up the iconic whipped-cream-cannon bikini, Katy Perry’s Super Bowl Halftime Show will, undoubtedly, be Sunday’s sinfully sweet highlight. So large does Perry’s shadow loom over pop...
From: Idolitor | By: Jonathan Riggs | Monday, January 26, 2015
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Lil Wayne‘s long-delayed Tha Carter V will finally be released in early 2015, as his manager Cortez Bryant and Young Money president Mack Maine recently assured to press. Regardless, Lil Wayne has reportedly decided to take action against Cash Money....
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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John Legend helped kick off this year’s Sundance Film Festival by performing three songs made famous by legendary vocalist and civil rights activist Nina Simone. Right after the credits for opening night selection What Happened, Miss Simone?, Legend...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Kanye West kicked off 2015 by releasing “Only One,” his poignant ballad featuring Paul McCartney on keyboard. If West’s barber is correct, though, then the Beatles songwriter played a larger role in the Yeezus rapper’s new music than anticipated....
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Nowadays, Blake Shelton spends most of his time being a guest judge on NBC’s The Voice. But don’t forget that he’s still a musician! The country singer got back into the groove on Saturday Night Live tonight (January 24) where he made his...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Rihanna has offered a taste of what her new album will sound like — “FourFiveSeconds,” featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney. Coming from the Unapologetic diva, known for churning out urban dance-pop hits like clockwork, and the Yeezus rapper,...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams have mutually decided to end their marriage just short of its six-year anniversary. “It is a respectful, amicable parting of ways and both Mandy and Ryan are asking for media to respect their privacy at this time,” a rep...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Lady Gaga ended 2014 by hitting the studio with acclaimed songwriter Diane Warren, known best for her closing-credits power ballads. Now, a month later, the resulting collaboration has made its debut at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Their new...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Happy Friday, Idolator readers! This was a truly magical week in pop, indeed, kicking off with — well, a Kickstarter! TLC launched the campaign for their fifth and final album, which met its goal in just 2 days — a record! (It also helped that...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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