Wednesday , 16 January 2019

Music News

Bad Bunny, Jimmy Fallon Lead a Colorful Parade Through The Streets of Puerto Rico: Watch

Ethan Miller/Getty Images for LARAS Bad Bunny performs onstage during the 19th annual Latin GRAMMY Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Nov. 15, 2018 in Las Vegas.  Jimmy Fallon loves Puerto Rico, and he showed it in his own inimitable way on Tuesday as The Tonight Show visited the island and honed in on its culture.  The entire episode …

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Sunmi Announces 'Warning' World Tour: See the North American Dates

K-pop star Sunmi will be bringing a Warning around the globe with her newly-announced world tour. The singer, who rose to prominence as both a Wonder Girls member and a soloist in her own right, will be bringing her solo tour to Asia and North America in the first half of 2018, it was announced late Tuesday night (Jan. 15). …

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Selena Gomez Says She Has 'Lots to Look Forward to in 2019,' Announces New Puma Sneaker

After a relatively quiet 2018, Selena Gomez is ready for a fresh new year. The songstress took to Instagram on Tuesday (Jan. 15) to share that there’s “Lots to look forward to in 2019.” “I can’t wait to share the projects I’ve been working on with you,” she continued. “The first one is here: Cali.” In the vintage-looking photo, Gomez is rocking …

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Ed Sheeran Announces His Return to Asia in 2019: See Dates

Ed Sheeran announced the remaining dates of his new stadium headline shows for his return to Asia in 2019, which will be in addition to the already announced Tokyo, Seoul, Osaka, Singapore, Bangkok and Jakarta shows and follow-on from his first-ever sold-out South Africa stadium tour in March.  The newly added dates will take place at Fantasy Road Outdoor Venue, …

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The Cranberries Release 'All Over Now' Off Final Album With Dolores O'Riordan: Listen

Jack Vartoogian/Getty Images Dolores O’Riordan performs with her band the Cranberries at Central Park Summer Stage on Aug. 11, 1994 in New York City.  Following the death of The Cranberries front woman Dolores O’Riordan, the band announced one final album as a group. The fittingly titled In The End comes out in April, and on Tuesday (Jan. 15), the first single “All Over Now” was …

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Grammy Salute to Motown's 60th Anniversary Set to Tape Feb. 12: Exclusive

On Feb. 12, two days after the 2019 Grammy Awards, the Grammys will tape a salute in Los Angeles to the legendary Motown Records, which is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. The special, which several sources confirmed to Billboard, continues the tradition of the Grammys taking advantage of the talent in town post-awards ceremony to put together an all-star …

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J-Pop Rapper CHANMINA Announces Trilingual Single, 'I'm a Pop'

Japanese rapper/singer CHANMINA is set to release a new single called “I’m a Pop” on Feb. 27. “I’m a Pop” is produced by Ryosuke “Dr. R” Sakai, who worked on some of the 20-year-old artist’s representative songs such as “CHOCOLATE” and “LADY.” The powerful number features her singing in three languages for the first time: Japanese, Korean, and English. The …

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Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Cardi B & More Musicians Take Part In the #10YearChallenge

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Jennifer Lopez arrives at the American Music Awards on Oct. 9, 2018 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.  The #10YearChallenge is the most recent viral sensation to hit social media, and today’s top artists have been posting some serious throwbacks. Jennifer Lopez took to Twitter to share a memory from 2008, when she was pregnant with her twins …

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Olaf Gets Gender Swap in Disney's 'Frozen' on Broadway

Approaching its first anniversary, the Broadway musical of Frozen has announced new castmembers. Joe Carroll and Ryann Redmond, who share numerous stage and screen credits between them, will play Hans and Olaf, respectively.  Redmond, who previously appeared on Broadway in Bring It On and If/Then, is the first woman to play Olaf in any production of Frozen. The snowman was …

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Watch J-Pop Boy Band MADKID's New 'RISE' Video

Japanese boy band MADKID dropped their latest single, “RISE,” digitally ahead of the CD release Feb. 6. The hard-hitting track is the opener for the animated series The Rising of the Shield Hero, and juxtaposes the anime’s theme with the five-member group’s determination to rise up in the music world. The music video accompanying the speedy rock number was released …

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