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Avril Lavigne Covers Adele’s ‘Hello’ For Spotify Singles

Avril Lavigne Covers Adele’s ‘Hello’ For Spotify Singles

Pop-punk star Avril Lavigne recently dropped a Spotify Singles cover of Adele’s 2015 smash hit “Hello.” “I love Adele’s song ‘Hello’ and have been dying to do a cover of it,” Lavigne said in a statement. “The ‘Spotify Singles’ sessions were a fun opportunity to finally do this cover as well as reimagine my own…MORE

Lorde Debuts New Blonde Hair At Glastonbury 2022

Lorde Debuts New Blonde Hair At Glastonbury 2022

Lorde debuted her new blonde hair when she took the stage at Glastonbury 2022 on Sunday. The “Melodrama” singer showed off her new look with a lilac bodysuit, red tights and a bright red ribbon tied around the wrist. While performing “Secrets From a Girl (Who’s Seen It All),” a track from Solar Power, the…MORE

The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing To Feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow & More

The Big Climate Thing festival is set to feature The Roots, HAIM, Sheryl Crow and many more. The 3-day festival, which takes place September 16-18 at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, will benefit the EarthPercent organization’s mission of combating climate change. Proceeds from the event will support EarthPercent, a nonprofit launched by Brian Eno, although…MORE

Cardi B Reveals New Single To Feature Kanye West, Lil Durk

Cardi B Reveals New Single To Feature Kanye West, Lil Durk

Cardi B recently revealed that her upcoming single “Hot Sh*t” will feature Kanye West and Lil Durk. “My new single ‘Hot Sh*t’ available everywhere THIS FRIDAY 7/1,” Cardi wrote on Twitter. She took to Twitter again the following day to share the single’s steamy cover art. She captioned her post, “Hot Sh*t featuring Lil Durk…MORE

Eminem & Snoop Dogg Team Up On New Single ‘From The D 2 The LBC’

Eminem & Snoop Dogg Team Up On New Single ‘From The D 2 The LBC’

Hip-hop legends Eminem and Snoop Dogg have teamed up for a new track, “From The D 2 The LBC.” “This probably should have happened a while ago,” Em says at the start of the song. “Put your doobies high if you reside in 213, let’s see them blunts raised,” they rap in the song’s chorus,…MORE

5 Seconds Of Summer’s Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds Of Summer’s Ashton Irwin Hospitalized For Heat Exhaustion

5 Seconds of Summer’s concert in Houston, Texas, was cut short on Sunday night after drummer Ashton Irwin suffered “extreme heat exhaustion.” Irwin was later hospitalized, and the band postponed their next show in Arkansas. The drummer, who is recovering from heat exhaustion, explained the whole episode on Twitter the next day. “I suffered from…MORE

Lizzo, Live Nation To Donate $1 Million To Planned Parenthood

Lizzo, Live Nation To Donate $1 Million To Planned Parenthood

Lizzo has pledged to donate $500,000 to Planned Parenthood, after the U.S. Supreme Court last Friday issued a decision overturning Roe v. Wade. The “Truth Hurts” singer also revealed in a tweet that Live Nation will match her initial $500,000, which brings the total to $1 million toward Planned Parenthood. “I’m pledging $500k from my…MORE

Lil Nas X Takes Shot At BET In ‘Late To Da Party’ Featuring NBA YoungBoy

Lil Nas X Takes Shot At BET In ‘Late To Da Party’ Featuring NBA YoungBoy

Lil Nas X took another shot at BET with his new single, once again venting his displeasure at receiving zero nominations from the network for Sunday’s BET Awards. The song, “Late to Da Party,” featuring NBA YoungBoy, starts and ends with the chant “F- BET (yeah), f- BET (yeah), f- BET (yeah, yeah).” Lil Nas…MORE

Shawn Mendes Lends Voice To Singing Crocodile In ‘Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile’ Trailer

Shawn Mendes Lends Voice To Singing Crocodile In ‘Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile’ Trailer

The first trailer for Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile features Shawn Mendes lending his voice to the singing crocodile. The film is based on the children’s book “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile” by Bernard Waber. It centers around the anthropomorphic croc Lyle’s adventure through the Big Apple after the Primm family, played by Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy and Winslow…MORE

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