Adult Contemporary News

Kelly Clarkson freaks out after being surprised with birthday "girls trip"

Weiss EubanksMonday is Kelly Clarkson's birthday, but she got her present early...and she was so excited about it, she almost cried. On Twitter Friday afternoon, Kelly posted a video of herself, with no makeup, hair up in a ponytail, in sweats, working out a puzzle with Scrabble letters.  "Woke up t […]

Christina Grimmie’s posthumous EP, "Side B," out now

Republic Records/Yoni GoldbergChristina Grimmie’s music continues to live on. Her posthumous EP, called Side B, was released today.The EP contains three new songs from the singer, plus a new recording of Christina’s cover of Jason Mraz’s “I Won’t Give Up,” which she first performed as a contestant o […]

Charlie Puth: Don't pay so much "Attention" to social media

Catie LaffoonCharlie Puth's new single "Attention" is about a girl who wants just that...but when it comes to real life, Charlie says too much of our attention is taken up these days by our phones and social media. Speaking to People magazine, Charlie says getting a "like" on Facebook or Instagram s […]

Katy Perry spits out Starbucks' Unicorn Frappucino

Olivia BeeAdd Katy Perry to the list of people who aren't fans of Starbucks' new Unicorn Frappucino. According to People, Katy posted an Instagram story that showed her taking a sip of the latest beverage trend while sporting a long blond wig.  But then she makes a face and spits it out. Adding a un […]

Boogie Wonderland: Earth, Wind & Fire team with CHIC for 2054 the Tour

Courtesy Live NationLet's groove: Earth, Wind & Fire and CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers are hitting the road this summer for a joint tour. The trek, dubbed 2054 the Tour -- possibly after New York's iconic Studio 54 disco -- gets underway July 12 in Oakland and is slated to wrap up August 22 in Detroit […]

Sales Go Crazy: Prince sold more albums in 2016 than any other artist

NPG Records/Warner Bros. RecordsFriday marks the one-year anniversary of Prince's tragic death, and Billboard reports that amazingly, the late icon sold more albums than any other artist over the past year...including Adele. Billboard reports that according to Nielsen Music, Prince's catalog, counti […]

Prince's ex-wife plans to keep the anniversary of his passing "celebratory" and "joyful"

Hachette BooksMayte [MY-tay] Garcia is not planning on shedding any tears today, the first anniversary of the death of her ex-husband Prince.   Instead, Garcia is looking forward to celebrating the music icon's life and legacy by  "playing his music" and remembering "him with love." "I definitely am […]

Prince's former band The Revolution touring the U.S. for the first time in 30 years

Nancy BundtTheir former boss died a year ago, but The Revolution is planning a coast-to-coast tour to pay tribute to him. Prince's best-known backing band starts their first nationwide tour in 30 years on Friday with a performance at Paisley Park.  Right now, they have dates mapped out through July […]

Charlie Puth’s new single needs your “Attention”

Joshua Blanchard/Getty Images for Atlantic RecordsCharlie Puth would like your attention, please. The singer debuted his latest single, “Attention,” last night in a new, immersive music exhibit in Los Angeles called The Attention Room. The exhibit features an LED infinity tunnel that plays Charlie’s […]