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Maroon 5 & Cardi B Recruit Camila Cabello, Ellen DeGeneres & More For New Video!

  • 2:20 pm Thursday, May 31st, 2018 by Chase

Maroon 5 recruited a number of female power houses to appear in the video of ‘Girls Like You’ ft/ Cardi B, which dropped on Thursday (May 31).

In the video, Adam Levine stands in the middle of a dark performance space as the camera circles around him revealing a number of female stars like Camila Cabello, Aly Raisman, Sarah Silverman, J-LO, Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres and more!

Maroon 5 is about to embark on their Red Pill Blues Tour on June 1st!

Check out the powerful video below!

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Taylor Swift Fires Backup Dancer Toshi For Insensitive Social Media Posts

  • 12:00 pm Thursday, May 31st, 2018 by Danny Serrano

Taylor Swift has fired her backup dancer Toshi over offensive and derogatory social media posts.

Swift was reportedly “livid” and disappointed after the dancer posted sexist memes on his Instagram stories. Several fans shared screenshots of the memes online before Toshi made his account private.

In one of the posts Toshi said it was time for the Australian women’s soccer team to go “Back to the kitchen”, after losing 7-0 to an under 15 boys squad. He also shared a graphic sexual meme of a female cartoon rabbit being held down by a male.

A source close to Swift said she [More]

Kendrick Lamar Receives Pulitzer Prize

  • 6:23 pm Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 by Chase

Kendrick Lamar received his Pulitzer prize in New York City today! (May 30th)During the luncheon at Columbia University, he was gifted a medal for his music. At the event, administrator Dana Canedy shook his hand and said, “We’re both making history.” During his acceptance speech, Lamar said: “It’s an honor. Been writing my whole life, so to get this type of recognition is beautiful.”

With this major achievement, Lamar has officially become the very first rapper to be bestowed with the honor.

Take a look at some video clips and photos from his special day below!

Meghan Trainor on Ellen

  • 5:26 pm Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 by Chase

Sean Hayes from Will & Grace is guest hosting for Ellen this week & decided to open the show with SUMMER JAM artist Meghan Trainor’s song, ‘No Excuses’

and well…Meghan took notice of it…

Watch the full video below!

SZA: “My Voice Is Permanently Injured”

  • 1:39 pm Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 by Danny Serrano

When I went to see Kendrick Lamar at the Amp earlier this month I asked myself, where’s SZA? Well, SZA has some bad news.

After a brief departure from the TDE Championship Tour due to swollen vocal chords, the singer returned to the stage Tuesday night at New York City’s Madison Square Garden. Following her performance, she wrote a since-deleted series of tweets.

She wrote, “My voice is permanently injured. Tonight was the test. That settles that. ”

She later added, “I jus wanna be left alone my priorities are fu**ed up. They been fu**ed up. I need space goodbye.” 

Last week, TDE’s CEO Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith announced that they were pulling her from [More]

Ed Sheeran Announces Opening Acts For Upcoming Tour

  • 11:27 am Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 by Danny Serrano

Snow Patrol will be the opening band for all the shows on the tour while singer Anne-Marie will perform in August and September. Lauv will then join the tour for the shows in October and November.

The tour begins August 18th in Pasadena, California and ends November 10th in Atlanta, Georgia. Ed makes his way back to the Bay Area November 7th at Ray Jay

Check out Hot 101.5 artists Anne-Marie and Marshmello’s new song “Friends” on HOT 101.5 & check out the video.

Check out more info here.

Ariana Grande: Mac Miller’s DUI Wasn’t Her Fault

  • 2:30 pm Thursday, May 24th, 2018 by Danny Serrano

Ariana Grande said ex-boyfriend Mac Miller’s car crash and DUI isn’t her fault because she’s not his mother or babysitter.

Grande replied to one Twitter user who blamed her for the incident saying she cared for Mac and tried to support his sobriety. She continued, “But shaming/blaming women for a man’s inability to keep his s**t together is a very major problem.”

The singer said his drinking was a problem when they dated but she didn’t want to share how scary and hard it was while they dated.

More on this story here.

Taylor Swift’s $50M Compound Will Be One of the Largest

  • 2:09 pm Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 by Danny Serrano

Work is set to get underway at Taylor Swift’s recently purchased Manhattan townhouse.

She is taking the $50 million worth of real estate she purchased on a single block in Manhattan and combining it into one massive compound.

The combined size of all four properties is an impressive 18,653 square feet. Swift’s compound will be one of the ten largest single-family properties in all of Manhattan once it’s done.

She started buying up the properties to create her compound in 2014. She purchased two condos for $19.95 million. Then she snapped up a three-story townhouse next door to her apartment building for $18 million. She picked [More]

Liam Payne performs ‘Familiar’ on Late Night TV

  • 5:09 pm Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 by Chase

Taylor Swift Brings Out Selena Gomez & Shawn Mendes At Rose Bowl Shows

  • 11:30 am Monday, May 21st, 2018 by Danny Serrano

Taylor Swift brought out Shawn Mendes, Selena Gomez and Troye Sivan at her Rose Bowl concerts.

On the first night, Shawn Mendes joined Taylor for “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back.”

The second night, Selena and Taylor performed “Hands to Myself” and Tyroe and Taylor performed his latest hit “My, My, My.”

After the performance, Selena thanks Taylor’s fans for supporting “the most beautiful, strong, independent woman” she ever met. She also thanked Taylor for changing her life with their friendship. She said, “The reason why she has been one of my best friends is because this person has never ever judged a single decision I’ve made, [More]