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Music notes: Jack Harlow, Lil Nas X, Lorde, Diplo, The Chainsmokers, Meghan Trainor and more

Music notes: Jack Harlow, Lil Nas X, Lorde, Diplo, The Chainsmokers, Meghan Trainor and more

Jack Harlow is this year’s Songwriter of the Year at the 2022 SESAC Music Awards — his second straight win.  His Lil Nas X collaboration, “Industry Baby,” shared a win for Song of the Year with Glass Animals’ “Heat Waves.”  Lil Nas X’s collaboration with M&M’s is here — colorful limited-edition packs meant to bring people together. “Growing up I would…read more »

Shawn Mendes releasing new original song from ‘Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile’ soundtrack

Shawn Mendes releasing new original song from ‘Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile’ soundtrack

Island Records,Shawn Mendes doesn’t just voice the title character in the upcoming movie Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile — he’s also written and recorded some new songs for the soundtrack. Shawn revealed the soundtrack details on Instagram and announced that a new original song he wrote for the project, “Heartbeat,” will be out September 30. The soundtrack’s available…read more »

Halsey opens up about doubting their career: “The weight of it is suffocating”

Halsey opens up about doubting their career: “The weight of it is suffocating”

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for SiriusXMHalsey opened up to fans in a vulnerable post about feeling a “deep sadness” that’s causing them to doubt themself. In an Instagram Story posted early Thursday, they explained, “I find that often there is a deep sadness inside me that no amount of worldly pleasure can touch. a loneliness. an emptiness.” “I…read more »

Imagine Dragons announces livestream for upcoming 2022 Rise Up Gala

Imagine Dragons announces livestream for upcoming 2022 Rise Up Gala

Scott Legato/Getty ImagesImagine Dragons will be livestreaming their acoustic performance at the upcoming 2022 Rise Up Gala, the annual benefit concert supporting the band’s charity, the Tyler Robinson Foundation. You can watch the show, which takes place this Friday, September 23, in Las Vegas, beginning at 9:30 p.m. PT via ID’s YouTube and the Bandsintown…read more »

Meghan Trainor says she’s ready to try for baby #2: “I would love twins”

Meghan Trainor says she’s ready to try for baby #2: “I would love twins”

ABC/John FleenorMeghan Trainor wants a big family, so come this fall, she and husband Daryl Sabara are going to try to give their son Riley a sibling. “I would love twins,” the Grammy winner told Romper. “A two-for-one deal!” Meghan wants at least three kids but is open to having a fourth. Meghan admits she had a difficult pregnancy with Riley, but…read more »

John Mayer salutes the late Bob Saget at Scleroderma Research Foundation

John Mayer salutes the late Bob Saget at Scleroderma Research Foundation

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty ImagesJohn Mayer paid tribute to his late friend, comedian Bob Saget, at the Scleroderma Research Foundation on Wednesday. Saget tirelessly supported the organization after his sister, Gay, lost her battle with the disease in 1994.  The Hollywood Reporter says John teamed with the Full House star’s other pals Jimmy Kimmel, Jeff Ross and Dave Chappelle for the “Cool Comedy, Hot Cuisine” fundraiser.  Saget had been a part of the annual…read more »

Demi Lovato admits they once thought they wouldn’t live to see 30

Demi Lovato admits they once thought they wouldn’t live to see 30

ABC/Randy HolmesDemi Lovato recently celebrated turning 30, and the Grammy nominee says the milestone was special in more ways than one. The singer, who nearly died of an overdose in 2018, admits they once thought they wouldn’t live long enough to see themselves turn 30. “That’s something I thought was impossible to do,” the singer told SPIN. “Even…read more »

“If the World Was Ending” duo end it: Julia Michaels and JP Saxe split

“If the World Was Ending” duo end it: Julia Michaels and JP Saxe split

Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Mark LevinsonSinger/songwriter couple Julia Michael and JP Saxe have called it quits after three years, People magazine reports. The duo began dating in 2019 after co-writing the Grammy-nominated duet “If the World Was Ending.” Their most recent albums — Julia’s Not In Chronological Order and JP’s Dangerous Levels of Introspection — both…read more »

Pokémon team animating Ed Sheeran’s “Celestial” music video

Pokémon team animating Ed Sheeran’s “Celestial” music video

Warner Music GroupEd Sheeran, a big fan of Pokémon, is combining his love of music and pocket monsters in a brand new song. The Grammy winner has been teasing “Celestial” for some time — but always with his massive collection of Pokémon plush toys in full view.  Now, fans know why that is. The Pokémon team has turned…read more »