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Ariana Grande & Halsey are first two women to score the top two chart spots in more than a year

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

Ariana Grande and Halsey are bringing girl power to the Billboard Hot 100. The two singers are currently holding down the #1 and #2 spots on the chart: Ariana with "thank u, next," which spends a fifth week at #1, and Halsey with "Without Me," which has risen to number two. The last time two women held the top two spots on the chart was in S... Read More

BBMAK’s first new album in 15 years will be released April 26

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

The BBMAK comeback is in full swing. The British boy band – Mark Barry, Christian Burns and Ste McNally – has announced that their as-yet-untitled new album will be released on April 26, 2019. The "Back Here" trio has also launched a Pledge Music campaign, selling merchandise that includes a handwritten and signed lyric sheet for ... Read More

Man goes on destructive rampage in hopes of getting Taylor Swift’s attention

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

Look what she made him do: An Ohio man has been arrested following a destructive rampage that he hoped would draw Taylor Swift's attention. According to the Beacon Journal, 29-year-old Cody Hann was accused of driving his car onto a local airport runway, and then into the playground equipment at a park on Saturday night. After his car got... Read More

Mariah Carey scores highest-charting holiday hit in 60 years on the “Billboard” Hot 100

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

When Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" was first released by in 1994, it wasn't eligible to appear on the Billboard Hot 100.  Well, it's really making up for lost time now. Mariah's holiday hit has just become the highest-charting Christmas song on the Hot 100 in 60 years, as it rises from number seven to number six.&nbs... Read More

Dua Lipa announces “Swan Song” off “Alita: Battle Angel” soundtrack

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

Dua Lipa has co-written a song for the upcoming motion-capture action flick, Alita: Battle Angel. “Swan Song” is described as an “inspiring and empowering anthem” for the film, which is produced by Avatar's James Cameron and Jon Landau and directed by Robert Rodriguez. “I am intrigued at both Alita herself, and the... Read More

“This is insane”: Shawn Mendes sells out first hometown stadium show in minutes

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

Shawn Mendes is going to have quite the homecoming next September. The Grammy nominee's first stadium show in his hometown of Toronto sold out in minutes when it went on sale.  The September 6 show at the Rogers Centre will wrap up the North American leg of his 2019 world tour, and it'll be a special show that features both a regula... Read More

Kelly Clarkson remembers Aretha Franklin tonight on ABC: “She really did stir something inside me”

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

If it wasn't for Aretha Franklin, Kelly Clarkson would probably never have auditioned for American Idol, let alone become a multi-platinum, Grammy-winning pop star. On tonight's ABC special 2018: In Memoriam, Kelly is among several stars who pay tribute to the late Queen of Soul, who died in August of pancreatic cancer.  In an advanc... Read More

Clean Bandit and Demi Lovato’s “Solo” is most-Shazamed song of 2018

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

Music listeners were very curious about the Clean Bandit and Demi Lovato collaboration, “Solo,” this year. The song tops the list of the most-Shazamed songs of 2018, according to the song recognition app. Number two on the list was “X,” by Nicky Jam and J Balvin, followed by “One Kiss” by Calvin Harris and ... Read More

Ed Sheeran’s Divide tour breaks 30-year “Pollstar” record

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

For 30 years, Pollstar has been tracking tours and ticket sales -- but the publication's never seen anything like Ed Sheeran. The singer's Divide tour grossed just over $432.4 million dollars in a calendar year, with sales of just over 4,860,000 tickets.  That's the highest tour gross and most tickets sold in any year in Pollstar hist... Read More

Marvin Gaye estate wins $5 million from Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams in “Blurred Lines” lawsuit

ABC Digital  ·  December 17, 2018

The Marvin Gaye estate's long drawn-out legal battle with Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over Thicke's 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" has finally come to a pricey end.  The artists behind the buzzy single have been ordered by Judge John A. Kronstadt to pay the family of the late, legendary "What's Going On" singer $5 million, Billb... Read More