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Hey now, there's a remix: Listen to new version of Smash Mouth's "All Star"

Interscope/UMeThis year marks the 20th anniversary of Smash Mouth‘s inescapable hit “All Star,” and in honor of the occasion, the band has decided to get their game on and get paid…by releasing a remix. The reworked version of the hit was created by DJ duo Breathe Carolina, who have turned the pop/rock classic into a […]

Billie Eilish thought number-one single "bad guy" would be a "flop"

ABC/Randy HolmesBillie Eilish‘s “bad guy” is the number-one song in the country after finally ending the record-breaking 19-week reign of Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road” atop the Billboard Hot 100. No one’s more surprised than Eilish herself, especially since she thought “bad guy” would “flop.” Speaking to Billboard, Eilish recalls writing the song and […]

Christina Aguilera performs "Reflection" and becomes a Disney Legend

ABC/ Pawel KaminskiChristina Aguilera was honored as a Disney Legend at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, CA, and she surprised the audience by performing “Reflection” from 1998’s Mulan. After belting out the song, she later returned to the stage to give an acceptance speech. “This is way cooler than a Grammy, I just have to […]

Ed Sheeran supports Taylor Swift's "Lover"; tops UK album chart again

Mark SurridgeEd Sheeran is supporting his pal Taylor Swift on the release day of her new album, Lover. He shared a throwback photo of the two on his Instagram Story Friday and wrote, “[Taylor Swift] released Lover the album today, so many great tunes, on my 2nd listen now, go and check it out on […]

Alessia Cara reminds herself that she's amazing in "Okay Okay"

Def Jam RecordingsAlessia Cara has released another new track from her upcoming EP, This Summer. The song, “Okay Okay,” is a pep talk to herself. In it, she says her best friend challenged her to write a song that they could “feel ourselves to,” so she attempts to boost her confidence by listing some of […]

Madonna and other celebrities support Miley Cyrus after candid tweet about her past

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for MTVOn Thursday, Miley Cyrus responded to rumors about her impending divorce by taking to social media to deny that infidelity was the reason that she and Liam Hemsworth split.  In doing so, she proved that she had nothing to hide by systematically listing many of the “scandalous” things she’s done over the […]

Scooter Braun congratulates Taylor Swift on 'Lover' release, fans aren't having it

Valheria RochaTo say that Scooter Braun is one of Taylor Swift’s least favorite people is probably an understatement — but that hasn’t stopped the music manager from offering Taylor his best wishes on her new album. As you’ll recall, Taylor was incensed that Braun — a man she’s accused of trying “dismantle” her legacy — […]

Taylor Swift finally releases 'Lover' album

Republic RecordsFollowing a weeks-long full-on publicity blitz, culminating with a live, Thursday morning performance in New York’s Central Park on ABC’s Good Morning America, Taylor Swift at midnight last night finally released her much-anticipated Lover album. “This album is very much a celebration of love, in all its complexity, coziness, and chaos,” Taylor tweeted, five […]

Taylor Swift releases romantic video for album title track, "Lover"

Republic RecordsTaylor Swift has officially debuted the music video for the romantic title track off her album Lover. In a YouTube live stream right before the video premiered, Taylor revealed the inspiration behind the video’s concept was a lyric from her song “You Are in Love” off her 1989 album in which she sings, “And […]

Help the homeless and Backstreet Boys might send you on a trip to Hawaii

ABC/Paula LoboBackstreet’s back…and giving back. The Backstreet Boys have teamed up with Prizeo for a contest to benefit New York City’s Coalition for the Homeless. For every $10 donation you make, you’ll be entered to win a trip to Hawaii for an upcoming BSB concert in November. The more you donate, the more chances you […]

"Shallow" sets record as longest-charting winner of Best Original Song Oscar

Neal Preston/Warner Bros.After 45 weeks on Billboard’s Hot 100, “Shallow” by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper has finally fallen off the chart.  However, as Billboard notes, it’s set a record in the process. “Shallow” has spent more weeks on the Hot 100 than any other track that’s won the Oscar for Best Original Song.   It […]

Lauv and Anne-Marie play lonely hearts in "f***, i'm lonely" video

AWALLauv and Anne-Marie have debuted the new music video for their song, “f***, I’m lonely.” In the clip, we see the two in separate one-room apartments dancing around as they try to keep boredom at bay. They eventually venture out to the grocery store, where they share an awkward moment with their grocery carts. It […]

You Need to Mix Down: Taylor teams with Apple for new Music Lab initiative

Courtesy Apple MusicIf you’re the type of person who listened to Taylor Swift’s hit “You Need to Calm Down” and thought, “I could make that record sound better,” well, we’ve got good news for you. Taylor has teamed with Apple for Music Lab: Remix Taylor Swift, a new initiative that will teach fans how to […]

Lindsey Stirling is turning herself into an avatar for live virtual concert

WaveElectronic violinist and former Dancing with the Stars runner-up Lindsey Stirling is set to give fans a live virtual concert experience. In collaboration with the interactive live stream concert platform Wave, she’ll be using body motion and face capture technology to turn her into a virtual avatar. As her avatar, she’ll perform a concert for […]

Taylor Swift confirms she'll re-record old albums in 2020; will open the MTV VMA

ABC NewsDuring her epic early morning concert at ABC’s Good Morning America Thursday, Taylor Swift dropped two bits of news that had her fans cheering. First, she confirmed she would be re-recording all her old albums starting later next year. “It’s something that I’m very excited about doing, because my contract says that starting November […]

Camila and Shawn to debut live performance of "Señorita" at MTV VMAs

MTVWe already knew that Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes were performing at the MTV Video Music Awards, but now we know that they’re performing together. For the first time ever, the rumored couple will perform their steamy duet “Señorita” live. Camila is up for five VMAs this year, while Shawn has six nods, including Artist […]

Taylor Swift sends pizza to fans camping overnight for her 'Good Morning America' concert

TS/RepublicTaylor Swift just told nearly 200 super fans that they need to chow down. In order to be first to her Good Morning America concert on Thursday, hundreds of Swifties Wednesday night prepared to camp out on the New York City streets.  They weren’t, however, prepared for a special delivery from Swift herself. The “Lover” singer ordered 30 pizzas, […]

Did Taylor Swift just edit a line out of her hit "ME!"?

TAS Rights ManagementTaylor Swift‘s new album, Lover, is coming out on Friday, but its lead single, “ME!”, has been out since April.  However, it seems as though Taylor had second thoughts about one particular line in the song, which has now been removed from the track. According to Rolling Stone, the Apple Music version of […]

Taylor Swift says she'll re-record her old songs to regain control of them

CBS Sunday MorningNot long after Taylor Swift wrote her explosive Tumblr post expressing her horror at the fact that her record company — and therefore the masters of her previous recordings — were being sold to Scooter Braun, no less a celebrity than Kelly Clarkson suggested a new course of action.  Turns out Taylor’s taking […]

Rihanna to honor Barbados' prime minister, activist Shaun King at her Diamond Ball

ABC/Lou RoccoRihanna‘s Diamond Ball event isn’t just a star-studded party — it’s also a way to recognize those who’ve done important humanitarian work.  Now, the star has announced who’ll be the guests of honor at the fifth edition of the event, taking place September 12 in New York City. Mia Mottley, prime minister of Rihanna’s […]

Charlie Puth debuts new song, "I Warned Myself," with fiery music video

Atlantic RecordsCharlie Puth is playing with fire on his brand new track, “I Warned Myself.” The singer-songwriter debuted the haunting song with a music video Wednesday that features flames, fast cars and a femme fatale he can’t seem to escape. On the track, co-written with Benny Blanco, Charlie sings about being with a woman who […]

Taylor Swift reveals more song lyrics as artists included on her new playlist react

Valheria RochaTaylor Swift’s apparently still thinking about her feud with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian — if the latest lyrics reveal on her Spotify playlist is anything to go by. As previously reported, Taylor is posting audio files of herself reading some of her new song lyrics on her Lover Enhanced Album playlist.  The latest […]