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2017-12-13

Watch now: Nick Jonas debuts video for Golden Globe-nominated song “Home”

Fresh off his Golden Globe nomination for co-writing "Home, Nick Jonas has now released the music video for the track. “You guys know how special #HOME is to me & I‘m so happy to finally get to share the video!” Nick writes on Instagram. “We wanted to create a video showing people of all different walks of life connecting and coming together. Love and acceptance are two of the best things we can give each other.” The song is featured in the animated movie Ferdinand and scenes from the film play throughout the video as Nick sings and plays his…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Fox's "A Christmas Story Live!" to feature a Bebe who won't shoot your eye out

On Sunday night, Fox will air another one of its patented live musical productions, and Bebe Rexha has been tapped to get the party started. Fox's A Christmas Story Live! will air Sunday at 7 p.m. ET, and apparently, the network wanted the production to include a Bebe that wouldn't shoot your eye out.  She'll be opening the show by performing a new holiday song called "Count on Christmas." It was written specifically for the special by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who also composed the show's other songs, as well as the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen and the…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

JC Chasez says ‘NSync reunion is not happening: “The answer is no”

Sorry, ‘NSYNC fans. JC Chasez just put the kibosh on any hope of a reunion. “The answer is no,” JC tells Us Weekly. “I know people want to hear a different answer but we felt like we did what we set out to do.” He adds, “By the way, we are all still friends and we all still talk about this stuff. But the way we went about it was we had to be inspired by something. And that’s the only way we would do anything.” JC says they want to continue to be honest with their fans. “I would…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

"Alexa, what were the top song lyric requests of 2017?"

2017 brought us the magic of Amazon's Alexa, which allowed music fans everywhere to listen to their favorite songs without knowing the song title or the artist name.  All you had to do was say, "Alexa, play the song that goes...." or "Play the song with the lyrics..." and you were good.  Now, Amazon has released the song lyrics that users quoted the most when asking for songs. According to published reports, the lyric that was #1 on the list of Alexa's Top Lyric Requests of 2017 is "I just wanna Roley, Roley, Roley," from the song "Roxex," by Ayo…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Watch video now: Taylor Swift tour tickets go on sale today, her 28th birthday

Taylor Swift is celebrating her 28th birthday Wednesday as tickets officially go on sale for her Reputation world tour. The singer has also released a new tour trailer to get fans pumped. The promo video, set to her song “Ready for It?,” features clips from her “Look What You Made Me Do” video interspersed with footage from her Super Saturday Night performance earlier this year. Hardcore Swifties had the chance to purchase tickets in a special pre-sale last month through Taylor Swift Tix, powered by Ticketmaster Verified Fans. Taylor’s stadium tour kicks off May 8 in Glendale, Arizona, and hits…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Lady Gaga now insists she won't use her birth name in "A Star Is Born" credits

It's been widely reported that when Lady Gaga makes her big-screen debut next year in the reboot of A Star Is Born, she'll be billed under her birth name, Stefani Germanotta.  That's because in April, Warner Brothers, the studio producing the movie, issued a statement announcing that fact.  But apparently, Gaga didn't get the memo. Gaga tweeted last night, "I’ve seen a lot of rumors on the internet that for 'A Star Is Born' I’ll be billed as Stefani, but that’s not the case. It’s Lady Gaga, baby!" Adding to the reporting of the "Stefani" story is the fact that…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Ariana Grande, "Despacito" top Google's Year in Search 2017

Ariana Grande and "Despacito" top the music-related categories of Google's Year in Search 2017, which rounds up what was trending on the search engine throughout the year. The reason Ariana topped searches for musicians in 2017 is, unfortunately, because of the bombing that took place in May outside her concert in Manchester, U.K.  That can be seen by looking at a graph of searches for her name, which peaked from May 21 to May 27.  The bombing took place May 22.  Searches peaked again on June 4, the day of One Love Manchester, the concert Ariana organized as a benefit…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

Imagine Dragons to perform from New Orleans for "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest"

Imagine Dragons will help the Central Time Zone ring in 2018 with a performance from New Orleans on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest. For the second year, the Big Easy will be a part of the annual New Year's Eve special. Along with Imagine Dragons, WALK THE MOON will also perform. Actress Lucy Hale will return to host the festivities, bringing viewers celebrity and fan interviews before the annual fleur-de-lis drop near Jackson Square. That will take place at 1 a.m. ET, since New Orleans is on Central Time and Ryan Seacrest will have already counted down…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

G-Eazy says duet with girlfriend Halsey is "a peek into our lives"

G-Eazy's currently in the top 10 with his song "No Limit," featuring A$AP Rocky and rap's current "It Girl" Cardi B, and he's just released a collabo with his girlfriend, Halsey, called "Him & I."  He says that song and its video are specifically designed to give you a look into their relationship. The video starts with a message saying, "This video was made by Gerald and Ashley" -- those are G-Eazy and Halsey's birth names -- "on a weekend in NYC with friends."  In the video, they ride around in a cab, take the subway, hang out on the…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

"The Voice" recap: Jennifer Hudson loses her last two artists

On Tuesday’s episode of The Voice, the eight artists who performed Monday learned that Team Blake Shelton's Keisha Renee; Team Adam Levine's Adam Cunningham; and Davon Fleming and Noah Mac -- both from Team Jennifer Hudson -- were sent home. Cunningham and Mac were eliminated on a one-hour results show. They lost an "Instant Save" vote to Team Blake’s Red Marlow. Prior to the vote, Marlow, Cunningham and Mac sang for an opportunity to be saved by the viewers. Marlow performed Alabama’s “Dixieland Delight,” Cunningham covered “Here’s a Quarter (Call Someone Who Cares)” by Travis Tritt and Mac tackled Harry Styles’ “Sign of…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

It's "The Late Late Show" with...Harry Styles?

To the confusion of regular Late Late Show viewers and the joy of One Direction fans, the band's Harry Styles hosted Tuesday night's show -- filling in at the last minute for host James Corden, whose wife, Julia, gave birth to a baby girl just half-an-hour earlier. "You may be wondering why I'm hosting tonight," said Styles before joking, "And yes, you are right -- President [Donald] Trump finally got sick of James' jokes and deported him back to England." "I am, of course, kidding," Harry continued. "Actually, I have some great news...just half-an-hour ago, James and his wife Jules…

posted 2017/12/13 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR

2017-12-12

Pregnant Christina Perri weds fiancé Paul Costabile

Congrats to Christina Perri -- the singer has married her longtime love, entertainment reporter Paul Costabile. She announced the nuptials on Instagram Tuesday, posting a photo of her new hubby dipping her in front of New York’s City Hall. “On this day four years ago, we met. today, WE GOT MARRIED!!!” she captions the photo. Christina is currently pregnant with the couple’s first child. She announced the pregnancy in August. Paul popped the question in June and wrote on Instagram that it was love at first sight. "I knew I wanted to ask this girl to marry me the day…

posted 2017/12/12 by Music News From ABC News Radio - CHR