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Jordan Sparks Reveals Secret Nuptials to Dana Isaiah... and Pregnancy!

Dated Husband For Just Five Months

Jordan Sparks revealed that she is married and pregnant after a whirlwind romance with husband Dana Isaiah. (Photo: Jordan Sparks/Instagram)

Jordin Sparks, winner of the sixth season of “American Idol,” revealed that she not only secretly got married, but is also pregnant. She and husband Dana Isaiah, tied the knot over the summer. She learned she was pregnant one month later.

POP

Kesha, Macklemore Perform 'Good Old Days' Live on Ellen (Watch!)

Song Off Macklemore's New Album Gemini

Kesha and Macklemore performed “Good Old Days” off Macklemore’s album ‘Gemini’ on Ellen. (Photo: ScreenCap)

Macklemore and Kesha performed their duet “Good Old Days” live on Ellen for a show that airs today (Sept. 25). It was a victory lap for the embattled pop star, who has been locked in a bitter legal battle with her former producer, Dr. Luke, and his record label.

POP

Carly Rae Jepsen Bounces Around Set in New Cut to the Feeling Video (See!)

Song From Soundtrack of Animated Film 'Leap!'

Carly Rae Jepsen busts a new video for her bouncy pop tune, ‘Cut to the Feeling.’ (Photo: ScreenCap)

Carly Rae Jepsen cuts loose with a video about making a video for her new tune “Cut to the Feeling.” Not exactly a new concept, but it provides a nice behind-the-scenes look at the singer. Let’s hope she’s as easygoing when the cameras aren’t rolling.

POP

Lana Del Rey Caught in Love Spell in Dystopian White Mustang Video (See!)

'Summer's Meant for Loving and Leaving'

Lana Del Rey looks as dreamy and ephemeral as usual in the new video for her tune ‘White Mustang.’ (Photo: ScreenCap)

Lana Del Rey is off on another romance in the not too distant future in her latest video for “White Mustang,” the third song off her new album, Lust for Life. It follows videos for “Love” and “Lust for Life”.

MUSIC

Just When Kesha Restores Credibility, She Goes Off Deep End, Again (video!)

Credits Space Aliens for Inspiring New Music

Kesha New Interview

Kesha credits space aliens for inspiring her new music… for real! (Photo: Bang ShowBiz)

Kesha, the pop singer who was dragged through the mud by her former producer over sex assault allegations, successfully launched a comeback with a new song and album. But she’s losing it again with fantastic claims about the inspiration for her new music.

POP

John Mayer No Longer Looking for Accolades, New Music 'More About Me'

Sees More Artists Caring About Their Songs

John Mayer is over writing music to score commercially. He wants to satisfy himself now. (Photo: Bang ShowBiz)

John Mayer has played the chart game for most of his career, but now he’s playing music for himself, he tells Rolling Stone in a new interview. “For all the moves I’ve made on the musical chessboard, I am now me. I’m no dummy,” he says.

POP

What Will Be the Song of Summer? Check Out These 5 Hot Tunes (Video)

Rita Ora, Rihanna Are Early Frontrunners

UK Singer Rita Ora is in the running for song of the summer. See who else has hot tunes. (Photo: Shape)

Every summer a song captures the attention of everyone. It plays round the clock on radio and is on the lips of music fans everywhere. So which artist will capture the crown this summer? Here are five top contenders.

POP

Lorde Pop Music Spiral Confirmed by New Song 'Perfect Places' (listen)

New Sound, Album Inspired by Heartbreak

Lorde has released her latest song, Perfect Places, a dreamy pop ballad. Listen! (Photo: Lorde)

Lorde has released her promised song, “Perfect Places,” a dreamy ballad that confirms her spiral into pop music. The song is from her widely anticipated sophomore album Melodrama. Say goodbye to indie-rock.

POP

Katy Perry, Unfazed by Terror Attack, Charts UK, Europe Tour (See Dates!)

Suicide Bomber Hit Ariana Grande UK Concert

Katy Perry will take her Witness tour to England and Europe in defiance of ISIS terrorists. (Photo: Katy Perry/Instagram)

Katy Perry is refusing to let a recent terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Britain, derail her “Witness” tour. She announced the details, including tour stops starting this month in England.

POP

Lorde Teases New Song Release; Talks Breakup Tunes on New Album

Latest Song From 'Melodrama' Drops June 6

Lorde, the New Zealand singer, debuted new music off her upcoming album at the Coachella Music & Arts festival over the weekend. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Lorde, the New Zealand singing sensation, is teaseing plans to drop a new song on Friday (June 6) from her widely anticipated sophomore album Melodrama. Her debut album, 2013’s Pure Heroine was an international success.

HIP-HOP

Chris Brown Has Story to Tell in 'Welcome to My Life' Documentary

Promises 'Long-Awaited Answers' About Career

Chris Brown has a story to tell and he’s going to set the record straight in a new documentary movie this summer. (Photo: Fathom Events)

Chris Brown is set to tell all about his music passion, his tumultuous relationships and the pitfalls of coming of age in the public eye in a new documentary, “Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life.” Is this a place we really want to go?

POP

Harry Styles to Open World Tour as Solo Act in San Francisco This Fall

First One Directioner to Hit the Road Solo

Harry Styles, of boyband One Direction, announced today he’s launching his first solo World tour in the fall. (Photo: Getty)

Harry Styles, the One Direction boy bander, will take his hair and hit the road as a solo act this fall, kicking off his world tour in San Francisco. He’ll be supporting his debut solo album, which includes his new single “Sign of the Times.”

POP

Is Lana Del Rey Recycling the Same Lyrics Over and Over Again? (video!)

Same Words Appear in Three Different Songs

Lana Del Rey Lust for Life

Lana Del Rey considers herself a songwriter, but she seems to be at a loss for lyrics and ideas. She’s recycled the same words in three different songs. (Photo: Getty)

Lana Del Rey released a new audio video for her song “Lust for Life.” It’s already racked up nearly 7 million views on YouTube–and some pretty heated criticism. It seems the singer is recycling the same, or nearly the same lyrics, over and over again.

POP

Alternative Rock Crown Slips; Lorde More Pop, Less Filling (watch!)

Sings 'Green Light,' 'Liability' in SNL Debut

Lorde made her debut on Saturday Night Live with two songs off her new album. Has she gone more commercial? (Photo: ScreenCap)

Lorde, who broke all the rules with her debut studio album, Pure Heroine, appears to be falling back in line with her latest set, Melodrama. Her two new songs, “Green Light” and “Liability,” veer into pop commercialism.

POP

Meghan Trainor Adds Some Pop to Sony Smurf Movie (See New Video!)

Adds Girl-Power Anthem to Animated Film

Meghan Trainor lends her vocals to Sony’s new Smurf movie with her new song ‘I’m a Lady.’ See the Video! (Photo: ScreenCap)

Meghan Trainor, who went from YouTube sensation to the top of the charts, released a full video today (Mar. 3) for her song “I’m a Lady.” She lends her vocals and the song to Sony’s latest animated Smurf movie, “Smurfs: The Lost Village”

 

Meek Mill Could Get Serious Time for Latest in String of Parole Violations

Meek Mill Could Get Serious Time for Latest in String of Parole Violations

Meek Mill may have overstepped his probation on drugs and weapons charges one too many times and could be facing a prolonged stint in the slammer. May... Read More
Fats Domino, Towering Pioneer of Early Rock and Roll, Dies at 89 (video)

Fats Domino, Towering Pioneer of Early Rock and Roll, Dies at 89 (video)

Fats Domino, the legendary rock 'n' roll musician, passed away today (Oct. 25). His daughter said the 'Blueberry Hill' singer passed away peacefully, ... Read More
Kesha, Macklemore Perform 'Good Old Days' Live on Ellen (Watch!)

Kesha, Macklemore Perform 'Good Old Days' Live on Ellen (Watch!)

Macklemore and Kesha performed their duet "Good Old Days" live on Ellen for a show that airs today (Sept. 25). It was a victory lap for the embattled ... Read More
Mark Bego: You May Not Be a Rock Star, But You Can Eat Like One

Mark Bego: You May Not Be a Rock Star, But You Can Eat Like One

Rock and roll biographer Mark Bego is shifting gears with a big, bold and colorful cookbook. But he's not straying too far from his genre. His latest ... Read More
Macklemore Shows Support for Kesha on New Tune 'Good Old Days' (listen!)

Macklemore Shows Support for Kesha on New Tune 'Good Old Days' (listen!)

Macklemore's new single, “Good Old Days,” featuring Kesha, is more than an opportunity for Kesha to show off her singing chops. It's a strong statemen... Read More
Carly Rae Jepsen Bounces Around Set in New Cut to the Feeling Video (See!)

Carly Rae Jepsen Bounces Around Set in New Cut to the Feeling Video (See!)

Carly Rae Jepsen cuts loose with a video about making a video for her new tune "Cut to the Feeling." Not exactly a new concept, but it provides a nice... Read More
Lana Del Rey Caught in Love Spell in Dystopian White Mustang Video (See!)

Lana Del Rey Caught in Love Spell in Dystopian White Mustang Video (See!)

Lana Del Rey is off on another romance in the not too distant future in her latest video for "White Mustang," the third song off her new album, Lust f... Read More
Raspin Stuwart 'Smoke the Hookah' May Well Be 'Song of The Summer'

Raspin Stuwart 'Smoke the Hookah' May Well Be 'Song of The Summer'

Who has the song of Summer 2017? Ed Sheeran? Kimberly Davis? Harry Styles? Miley Cyrus? Would you believe Raspin Stuwart? His ethereal, 2012 reggae-th... Read More
Just When Kesha Restores Credibility, She Goes Off Deep End, Again (video!)

Just When Kesha Restores Credibility, She Goes Off Deep End, Again (video!)

Kesha, the pop singer who was dragged through the mud by her former producer over sex assault allegations, successfully launched a comeback with a new... Read More
Wonder Why Pop Music Sounds the Same? Blame It On Producers

Wonder Why Pop Music Sounds the Same? Blame It On Producers

What do Ariana Grande and Justin Timberlake have in common? When it comes to music, both artists are guilty of using the same producer. Artists who sh... Read More
John Mayer No Longer Looking for Accolades, New Music 'More About Me'

John Mayer No Longer Looking for Accolades, New Music 'More About Me'

John Mayer has played the chart game for most of his career, but now he's playing music for himself, he tells Rolling Stone in a new interview. "For a... Read More
What Will Be the Song of Summer?  Check Out These 5 Hot Tunes (Video)

What Will Be the Song of Summer? Check Out These 5 Hot Tunes (Video)

Every summer a song captures the attention of everyone. It plays round the clock on radio and is on the lips of music fans everywhere. So which artist... Read More
What's Liam Gallagher Got Against Today's Rockers? Plenty, It Seems

What's Liam Gallagher Got Against Today's Rockers? Plenty, It Seems

Liam Gallagher, the outspoken and irascible former frontman for the British rock band Oasis, is picking another fight. He's vowing to "counteract ... Read More