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Page Too Report for 03/31/2017


Lady Antebellum Reveal Details For New Album 'Heart Break'

Country music trio Lady Antebellum have revealed some more details for their forthcoming studio album, which will be entitled "Heart Break" and is set to hit stores on June 9th.

The group has revealed the track details for the new album, which they recorded with producer busbee. Dave Haywood reflects on that experience "Being together every day, living in a house together, that was the special ingredient this time. And then in the studio, busbee added a whole new layer. He's such an integral part of this new chapter for us."

Hillary Scott adds, "When we started working on this record, the goal was to give ourselves some space from the day to day. Surrounding ourselves in a new environment with sunny beaches and warm weather really helped free our minds to focus solely on our art." Read more here.

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Ed Sheeran's Candlelight Performance Of New Song Goes Online

(Radio.com) Ed Sheeran's circling the world to promote his new album Divide, and he stopped by the Rolling Stone offices to perform a new track by candlelight. Accompanying himself on guitar, Sheeran performed "Hearts Don't Break Around Here," a tender love song. The British singer-songwriter was seated on a stool and gave a simple, authentic performance.

When Sheeran spoke to RS in March, he described how he handles unfavorable reviews from critics. "I could give a f about what people think," he told the publication.

"Anytime anyone has a problem with me, I'm just like, 'My heroes like me. The people I started music for are fans of my music. So why the f would I care about what anyone else thinks?'" Watch Sheeran's acoustic performance here.

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All Time Low Do Cover Version Of Lorde's 'Green Light'

(Radio.com) American rock band All Time Low recently astounded fans in their cover of New Zealand pop star Lorde's track 'Green Light" and the tribute performance can be streamed online.

This new unlikely cover song performance comes ahead of the June 2nd release of the rock group's seventh studio album which will be entitled "Last Young Renegade."

The band has already released the single "Dirty Laundry" and the title track from their upcoming record. Watch All Time Low's cover and Lorde's original version of "Green Light" here.

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Selena Gomez Covers 80s Track For 'Thirteen Reasons Why'

(Radio.com) Selena Gomez has an executive producer credit on the new Netflix series Thirteen Reasons Why, a high school murder mystery that swirls around social media. Though Gomez doesn't act on the show, she lent her music stardom to the series' soundtrack -- she covered "Only You" by the short-lived (but iconic) '80s synth-pop band Yaz.

Alison Moyet and Vince Clark (of Erasure and Depeche Mode) formed Yaz in 1981 and released Upstairs at Eric's to commercial and critical acclaim. They disbanded before You and Me Both was released "posthumously" in 1983.

Gomez's take on "Only You" strips the vibrant pangs of isolation in favor of a more moody, sedate arrangement. Listen to her cover for Thirteen Reasons Why followed by Yaz's original here.

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Mary J. Blige's New Album Features Kanye West, Missy Elliott, DJ Khaled

(Radio.com) Mary J. Blige has revealed the tracklist for her forthcoming album "Strength of a Woman," and it includes collaborations with Kanye West, Missy Elliott, DJ Khaled and more.

A track entitled 'Glow Up" is a collaboration with Elliott, DJ Khaled and Migos' Quavo, while "Smile" features Kaytranada and 'Tell the Truth" includes Prince Charlez.

"This is one of my most powerful albums. I'm excited to share it," tweeted Blige in a post that revealed the track list. Strength of a Woman, the singer's 13th studio album, will be released April 28. Read the track and guest list here.

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Spice Girl Victoria Beckham Films 'Carpool Karaoke' Segment

(Radio.com) Last year, Victoria Beckham and Mel C. said "thanks but no thanks" to the Spice Girls reunion featuring Mel B., Geri Halliwell and Emma Bunton. And while Posh Spice has tabled her music career to earn acclaim as a fashion designer, she teased an upcoming Carpool Karaoke appearance with James Corden.

Beckham captured an Instagram story tagged "top secret filming" and let the cat out of the bag when she announced "We're here about to film Carpool Karaoke -- here's James," as Corden climbed into the driver's seat.

Beckham also shared a clip from James Corden's soundstage, so her appearance on The Late Late Show may come very soon. The teasers leave some big lingering questions: What will Posh sing? Beckham and Mel C. reportedly blocked the members of GEM from mining the old catalog in the Spice Girls' latest, incomplete iteration, reported NME.

Is she alone? Maybe Mel C. will make an appearance of solidarity with her and maybe -- if we can dream -- there were four other British superstars inside that Range Rover. We'll know very soon. Until then, enjoy these clips from Beckham's Instagram story here.

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George Michael Burial Location Revealed

(Radio.com) Nearly three months after he died of natural causes, George Michael was buried on Wednesday (March 29) near his mother, Lesley, in Highgate Cemetery in North London.

The funeral has been in the planning stages since Michael's postmortem came in on March 7, but the family kept the date of the funeral private to prevent fans from flocking to the intimate service.

Michael died on Christmas day at his home in Goring in Oxfordshire at the age of 53. The senior coroner of Oxfordshire, Darren Salter, determined that Michael died of "dilated cardiomyopathy with myocarditis and fatty liver." Read more here.

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James Song Featured In 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Promo

(Radio.com) Westeros just stepped back into the late '80s with HBO's thrilling new promo trailer for Game of Thrones season 7. The ominous tone of the video seems to contrast the slightly upbeat featured track, "Sit Down," by the English rock band James playing softly in the background.

Titled "The Long Walk," the trailer showcases Cersei Lannisterin the Red Keep, Daenerys Targaryen in somewhere new and Jon Snow in Winterfell walking to their respective thrones. The video concludes with an uneasy shot of the Night King's eye.

The lead singer of James, Tim Booth, joked on social media that he hope the band is invited to play at Daenerys' coronation. Check out Booth's response and watch the official promo trailer here.

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More Pop Acts Added To 2017 Glastonbury Festival

(Radio.com) The 2017 Glastonbury has revealed many more of this year's acts. Festival organizers have confirmed sets by Katy Perry, Lorde, Solange, Major Lazer and many others.

As previously announced, Ed Sheeran, Radiohead and Foo Fighters will headline the event which will take place at Worthy Farm in Pilton, Somerset England from June 21 to 25 and tickets have been sold out since October.

The lineup also includes The xx, Barry Gibb, Run the Jewels, Anderson .Paak, Stormzy, The Flaming Lips, Father John Misty, Haim, Alt-J, Clean Bandit, Glass Animals, George Ezra and more. Additional acts will be announced in the coming weeks. Read more here.

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Usher Pays Tribute To His Late Stepson Kile Glover

(Radio.com) Usher took to social media on Wednesday afternoon (March 29th) to pay tribute to his late stepson Kile Glover on what would haven been his sixteenth birthday. Glove died in 2012 at the age of eleven after a boating accident on Lake Lanier.

The singer shared a photo of Glover with the caption: "Though you're gone you still live in my mind. The only thing we ran out of is time. Since you left I ain't been quite the same.

"I wonder if you miss me, do I make you proud. Know you're watching me, I feel your spirit. I keep you right by my side. #Stronger Happy 16th Birthday, Kile$. We miss you." See his post here.

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Missio Release 'Middle Fingers' Music Video

(Radio.com) DIY-electronica duo Missio have released a new music video for their track "Middle Fingers." They scored a hit with the song when they released it as a single earlier this year.

The video features Matthew Brue and David Butler casually strolling through a mostly empty, nearly apocalyptic-looking city, while people around them find ways to release their frustrations. In keeping with the song's message and tone, there are plenty of middle fingers and general rebelliousness to go around.

"Middle Fingers" comes out ahead of MISSIO's highly anticipated full-length debut, Loner, which is slated for release May 19. Watch the music video for the track here.

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Migos Star Confirms they Started The Dab Dance Move

(Radio.com) "We did start the dab," Migos' Quavo confirms in a SportsCenter interview with host Cari Champion. The Atlantic rap trio stopped by to discuss everything from the history of the dab to the heartbreaking Atlanta Falcons' Super Bowl loss.

Champion talked with Migos about how much their music has affected today's culture, particularly with their popularization of the sneezing like dance move which has been dubbed the dab.

'We didn't know what it was going to do at the time. We just had our cameraman recording us having fun," Takeoff says. 'It was just something the whole dance squad was doing on stage. It was just a dance thing." Watch the full interview here.

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Michael Jackson's Children Paris and Prince Get Complimentary Tattoos

(Radio.com) Paris and Prince Jackson recently spent some quality time together at the tattoo parlor. Last Sunday (March 26), the daughter and son of the late Michael Jackson shared their new ink on Instagram.

The siblings decided to have complimentary Yin and Yang symbols tattooed to the back of their legs, and Paris shared a sweet message about the tattoo on her Instagram page.

"/yin/ [in Chinese philosophy] the passive female principle of the universe, characterized as female and sustaining and associated with structure, night, the moon, fluidity, calmness, the earth, darkness, cold, death, and ascends energy. /yang/ the active male principle of the universe, characterized as male and creative and associated with function, the sky and sun, speed, expression, heaven, heat, light, birth, and descends energy. sometimes i feel like my big brother and i always think the same thoughts, he just doesn't have a filter and always vocalizes them though total opposites, like my gooko and i, the inseparable yin and yang work together finding and causing balance within each other. matchies with my bestie @princejackson!" she wrote. Read more here.

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Luke Bryan Talks 'To The Moon and Back' Ahead Of ACMs

(Radio.com) "Behind the Song" gives fans an inside look into some of the best songs by this year's ACM Awards nominees. Here, Luke Bryan, who is nominated for Entertainer of the Year, talks about "To the Moon and Back," from his 2015 album, 'Kill the Lights.'

If you're a guy who is, perhaps, uncomfortable talking about feelings, how do you tell the woman that you love how you feel? A good song is always helpful. And that's one of the great things about Luke Bryan's "To the Moon and Back," written by Tom Douglas, Hillary Lindsey and Tony Lane.

'The second I heard it I told myself, 'Well, this is a really manly, masculine way to tell your wife and tell people you love them. It's not cheesy, it's like a wedding song,'" Luke Bryan recalls. "Two years ago if you'd have told me I'd be sitting here going, 'Well, this song could be a big wedding song for a lot of people,' I would've looked at you like you had four heads." He says he just wasn't "that guy" back then.

Bryan compares the song to one of his earlier classics, which also expresses difficult emotions: "'Drink a Beer' was a sad song for me," he says. "It was a sad song, but it was tough, and it said what I wanted to say in the right way, and so does 'To the Moon and Back.' It's perfectly done, and I think a man's man could put that song in and go, 'Baby, this is a song that I want you to hear, and it makes me think about us,' and I think that's the cool thing about 'To the Moon and Back.'" Read more here.

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