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2015-01-29

expand Snoop Dogg Solves "Hangry" Problems in Super Bowl Commercial for New App

If you've ever been so hungry that you've become angry then you certainly will relate to Snoop Dogg's new Super Bowl commercial. The rapper has teamed up with comedian Gilbert Gottfriend for a 30-second commercial to promote a new app Eat24, which allows anyone to curb their hunger with late-night eating options. "Are you hangry?" Snoop says in the clip. "Know the signs: uncontrollable yelling, hallucinations, pants discomfort. Hangry -- it can happen to anyone." The free app, which Snoop considers the best "mother f**king way to order food online," is available for iPhone and Android devices. Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Nick Jonas: Girlfriend "Thought I Was Going to Propose" During Miss Universe Performance

Wedding bells for Nick Jonas? Not so fast. The “Jealous” singer almost had everyone fooled -- including his girlfriend Olivia Culpo -- when he got down on one knee to serenade her at the 2015 Miss Universe Pageant this past Sunday.  Olivia, a former Miss Universe, looked momentarily shocked and Nick had to later acknowledge that dropping to one knee probably wasn’t the best move. “I went down and sang to her and I got on a knee and sort of approached her. Her face was in full panic -- she thinks I’m going to propose on national TV in…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Rihanna Covers "i-D" Magazine's Music Issue

Rihanna is shifting into promo mode. The singer, who is finalizing her eighth studio album, has landed the front cover of British fashion magazine i-D's "Music Issue." The singer experiments with her hair style as she rocks braids on the cover, which was shot by photographer Paolo Roversi. “She really is one of the most creative, talented and inspiring women I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with,” says i-D’s Fashion Director Alastair McKimm. “The energy and enthusiasm she brings is intense. She’s the ultimate icon of our time.” The cover comes on the heels of her new single "FourFiveSeconds" featuring…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Kelly Clarkson Reveals Partial Lyrics & Song Titles from New Album, "Piece by Piece"

Kelly Clarkson is revealing details of her new album Piece by Piece, well, piece by piece. In her latest gift to fans, she shares some lyrics and song titles from the album’s track listing. “Each of these lyrics relates to an experience in my life, and I hope that some of these may trigger memories or reactions for y'all as well,” Kelly writes in a note to fans. “If it does, I would love to hear about it and why that lyric connected with you. I'll be checking in and reading your stories, and I might even reach out to…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lady Gaga, John Legend & More Join Lineup for Grammy Salute to Stevie Wonder

The lineup for upcoming special Stevie Wonder: Songs In the Key of Life -- An All-Star GRAMMY Salute continues to expand. Lady Gaga, John Legend and Ariana Grande, as well as country stars The Band Perry, are the latest additions to the bill, which already includes Ed Sheeran and Usher.  As previously reported, the special will pay tribute to Stevie Wonder by featuring current acts performing songs from his legendary catalog.  Wonder is the only artist ever to win Album of the Year at the Grammys three out of four consecutive years. The show will be recorded February 10 in…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Kanye West Talks Marriage Life on Ellen; Premieres "Only One" Music Video

Kanye West says marriage to Kim Kardashian West has changed him for the better, in more ways than one. "I've definitely learned how to compromise more," the Grammy winner told Ellen DeGeneres on her show Wednesday. "I've learned how to shut up more. ... I think I'm a better human being because of her and because of my daughter." The A-list couple tied the knot in May and are already parents to North West, who appears in West's new video for "Only One," which just premiered on his website. "I have always someone to think about going home to," Kanye…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Adam Lambert Marks Birthday with New Album Announcement

Thursday is Adam Lambert's 32nd birthday, and he marked the occasion by announcing a few details of his long-awaited new album. Earlier this month, Adam told Billboard that he'd signed a new record deal and was working with super-producers Max Martin and Shellback on a project, due in early summer.  Now, he writes on Twitter, "Thrilled to announce the title of my upcoming album: THE ORIGINAL HIGH."  Adam adds, "The Original High is executive produced by Max Martin and Shellback with 1st single out in April." Lambert told Billboard, "The album feels like a new era for me -- emotionally,…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Katy Perry to Use Super Bowl Halftime Show to Sell Limited-Edition Products Online

Katy Perry is going to turn her Super Bowl halftime performance into a unique shopping experience for her fans. According toVariety, Katy is partnering with her record company and Pepsi, the halftime show sponsor, to sell exclusive Katy Perry items to her fans.  The items will be revealed via social media and various websites during her live performance on Sunday, including Twitter, YouTube, Shazam and Internet-TV devices by Samsung, Roku and LG Electronics.  Visa will be the exclusive payment method for the limited-edition products. How will it work?  For example, the videos on Katy's Vevo channel will be enabled for…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lorde Says Awards Show Outfits "Too Good" to Never Wear Again

While most stars wouldn't be caught dead wearing the same red carpet outfit more than once, Lorde is not above doubling up.  The Grammy-winning "Royals" singer posted a photo to Instagram Wednesday which shows her repurposing the crop top she wore to the Golden Globes. “All into reusing parts of past award show outfits (this is my golden globes top) cause they're CUSTOM MADE and too good to just hang up and never wear again u feel!” she wrote. In the new, more casual look, Lorde paired the Narciso Rodriguez top with Karen Walker high-waisted jeans and white Stan Smith…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Tom Petty Says Sam Smith "Did the Right Thing" Regarding "Stay with Me" Songwriting Credit

Earlier this week, it was announced that Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Tom Petty and legendary rock singer/songwriter/producer Jeff Lynne had been added to the songwriting credits of Sam Smith's Grammy-nominated hit, "Stay with Me," because of its supposed similarity to Petty and Lynne's 1989 hit composition, "I Won't Back Down."  Now, Petty has issued statement about that decision, saying there's no bad blood between himself and Sam. "About the Sam Smith thing. Let me say I have never had any hard feelings toward Sam," Petty writes on his website. "All my years of songwriting have shown me these…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

The Justin Bieber Apology Tour? First an "Ellen" Appearance, then a Video

Justin Bieber's bad behavior these past few years has certainly generated more discussion than his music.  Worse, his public image has taken a serious hit, and made him the nearly universal butt of jokes.  But now, it appears Justin has finally gotten the message, and is starting to 'fess up to his bad-boy behavior. Exhibit A: Justin made a brief "surprise" appearance on today's The Ellen DeGeneres Show. While the given reason was to help Ellen belatedly celebrate her 57th birthday, which was Monday, the conversation was all about Justin's past behavior.   "Honestly, I haven't been on TV for…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Taylor Swift Files to Trademark "This Sick Beat" and Other "1989" Phrases

If you want to get down to “this sick beat,” you might have to ask Taylor Swift for permission. Taylor has filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to trademark that phrase -- a lyric from her hit song “Shake It Off” -- and a number of others related to her latest album, 1989. Some of the other phrases include "Party Like It's 1989," "'Cause We Never Go Out of Style" -- that's a line from her current single, "Style" -- plus  "Nice to Meet You. Where You Been?" and "Could Show You Incredible Things," which are both lines…

posted 2015/01/29 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR