Contemporary Hit Radio

Ed Sheeran shortlisted for 2017 Mercury Prize

Atlantic RecordsEd Sheeran’s Divide has made the shortlist for the 2017 Mercury Prize. He’s competing with 11 other artists for the prestigious award, which is given annually to the best album from the U.K. and Ireland. Other artists on the shortlist include The xx and British rapper Stormzy. In a s […]

Watch now: Kesha reminisces with home movies in “Learn to Let Go” video

Olivia BeeKesha relives childhood memories in the new video for a song she co-wrote with her mother, “Learn to Let Go.” The singer incorporates actual home movie footage of herself when she was little, including shots of her dancing with abandon, singing into a toy microphone, sitting poolside with […]

Madonna performs at Leonardo DiCaprio’s annual charity event

Victor Boyko/Getty Images for LDC FoundationMadonna delivered a surprise performance at Leonardo DiCaprio’s fourth annual charity gala in St. Tropez, France, on Thursday night. Entertainment Weekly reports the Queen of Pop performed a medley of her hits for a star-studded guest list that included he […]

Katy Perry hosting and performing at the MTV Video Music Awards

David LaChapelle Katy Perry will be pulling double duty at the MTV Video Music Awards this year. The singer will be hosting the ceremony, as well as performing. A promo for her hosting gig features Katy in a purple holographic space suit as she hurdles through space towards the moon. The VMA trophy […]

Demi Lovato signs on for "Good Morning America’s" Summer Concert Series

Dennis LeupoldDemi Lovato has just been added to Good Morning America’s Summer Concert Series. The singer will be hitting the Central Park SummerStage in New York City for a performance on August 18. She’ll replace country singer Eric Church, who was originally supposed to perform that day. His perf […]

How many famous “Boys” can you spot in Charli XCX’s new video?

Olivia MaloneThe video for Charli XCX’s new song “Boys” features a lot of, well, boys. She’s recruited the likes of Joe Jonas, Charlie Puth, Mark Ronson, Diplo, Wiz Khalifa, Jack Antonoff and others to star as eye candy in the visual. They’re all seen doing cute “boy” things. For example, Joe eats p […]

Justin Bieber bumps, injures paparazzo with vehicle at church event

Ethan Miller/Getty ImagesIn what was by all accounts an accident, Justin Bieber Wednesday night sent a photographer to the hospital after he bumped him with a vehicle he was driving. Beverly Hills police tell ABC News they received a call late Thursday night about a vehicle striking a pedestrian.  A […]

Quincy Jones awarded nearly $9.5 million in suit against Michael Jackson's estate

Michael Ochs Archive/Getty ImagesA jury in Los Angeles has awarded super producer Quincy Jones almost $9.5 million in damages in Jones' lawsuit against the estate of Michael Jackson, Variety reports, finding that the estate underpaid Jones royalties he was due. Jones filed suit against the estate in […]

Are Charlie Puth and Lionel Richie joining "American Idol"?

ABC/Randy HolmesCharlie Puth and Lionel Richie may be joining Katy Perry at the American Idol judges table, sources tell Variety. The two reportedly are in advanced talks to come on board ABC’s reboot of the singing competition series. Keith Urban, who was a judge on Fox’s Idol, and fellow country s […]

Sia directing Kate Hudson in new film project

ABC/ Paula LoboIt seems Sia has a new muse: Kate Hudson. The singer is reportedly directing the actress in a film that she also wrote, called Sister. She posted what appears to be a still from the movie on Instagram, featuring Kate with a brand-new buzzcut.  The newly shorn actress sits on a chair f […]