Contemporary Hit Radio

Ariana Grande Posts Teasers for New Song

Republic RecordsAriana Grande offered her fans a new taste of her upcoming album, My Everything, on Wednesday. She uploaded to Instagram two brief teasers of the track “Be My Baby,” featuring DJ Cashmere Cat. The sneak peeks came in the form of videos filmed at a show where the song was played by Ca […]

Lorde's Lollapalooza Performance Will Be Streamed Online

ABC/Lou RoccoLorde is part of the opening-day lineup of the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago this weekend. If you can’t make it to Grant Park to check out her performance, you can still watch it online. Lorde’s set will stream on Lollapalooza.Redbull.tv and via the Red Bull TV app Friday at 7 p.m. C […]

Eminem & Rihanna Prepare for Their Monster Tour

Aftermath/Shady/Interscope Eminem and Rihanna are gearing up for their joint, three-city Monster Tour, which will visit Slim Shady's hometown of Detroit, among other places. Following Rih's tweet last week about loving her tour band, Eminem has shared a photo of himself and Rih Rih during rehearsals […]

Taylor Swift to Perform on the MTV Video Music Awards

Image Courtesy Ash Newell/13 ManagementTaylor Swift isn’t a nominee for this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, but she’s reportedly been tapped to perform at the show. E! Online is reporting that Taylor is planning something “explosive” for the VMAs, though it’s unclear what that entails. However, its […]

5 Seconds of Summer Announces 2015 Tour; Tops "Billboard" 200 Album Chart

Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images via ABC5 Seconds of Summer is currently touring North America with One Direction, but next summer they plan to launch their own headlining trek. The Australian band has announced the Rock Out with Your Socks Out Tour, which will see them visit 30 cities across t […]

Colbie Caillat's "Try" Inspired by Label's Request for Her to Be Poppier & Sexier

Courtesy: Republic RecordsColbie Caillat's song "Try" -- especially its video, where she and other women go makeup-free -- is getting a lot of attention for its powerful message about women not bowing to pressure to look or act a certain way.  But Colbie initially wrote the song after a major disput […]

"Bang Bang," Collabo with Jessie J, Nicki Minaj & Ariana Grande, Debuts at #1 on iTunes

Republic RecordsIt leaked online a day early and the reviews so far are mixed, but that clearly hasn’t affected early sales of “Bang Bang.”  The much-anticipated collabo between Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj and Jessie J, has debuted at #1 on the iTunes singles chart. The single wasn’t scheduled to be […]

Reports: Orlando Bloom in Scuffle with Justin Bieber at Restaurant

Ben WattsApparent bad blood between Justin Bieber and Lord of the Rings star Orlando Bloom boiled over at a restaurant in Ibiza, Spain, Wednesday morning, according to various gossip outlets. TMZ cites two eyewitnesses who claim Bloom threw a punch at Bieber, who reportedly ducked and screamed in re […]

Iggy Azalea Has Cameo in "Fast & Furious 7," Vin Diesel Says

Grand Hustle/Def Jam RecordingsIggy Azalea is now a “Fancy” movie star.  The rapper has landed a cameo in the upcoming Fast & Furious 7 movie.The film’s star, Vin Diesel, was doing promotion for the new Guardians of the Galaxy movie when an interviewer with France’s Skyrock FM asked the actor which […]

Katy Perry Has the Most-Watched Music Video on YouTube This Year

ABC/Richard HarbaughYouTube recently compiled a playlist of the most-viewed music videos on the site so far in 2014. Take a guess as to which clip is number one. Are you ready for, ready for the answer? It’s the Katy Perry hit “Dark Horse.” Since it was posted in February, it has racked up more than […]