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Brendan WalterTwo major festivals can now boast Lorde in their lineups: the New Zealand star will perform at both Seattle's Bumbershoot festival and the Life Is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas this fall.

Bumbershoot, held September 1-3, also features X Ambassadors, Flo Rida, Lil Yachty, Big Sean and many other acts. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, April 28 at 10 a.m. PT. Visit Bumbershoot.com for the full lineup and ticket info.

Life Is Beautiful takes place September 22-24 in Las Vegas, and in addition to Lorde, the lineup features Blink-182, Wiz Khalifa, Kiesza, Muse and tons more.  Tickets will go on sale this Thursday, April 27 at 10 a.m. PT. For all your Life Is Beautiful needs, visit LifeIsBeautiful.com.

Lorde, who just played Coachella, has a number of other festival dates on her 2017 schedule, including Governors Ball, Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza.  Her new album, Melodrama, is out June 16.

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Harley WeirHarry Styles will be gracing your late night TV screens with a week-long residency on The Late Late Show with James Corden next month.

Following the release of his debut solo album, the singer will perform a new song each night starting Monday, May 15 and going through Thursday, May 18. He’ll also join fellow Brit Corden for various Late Late Show segments.

Harry’s self-titled debut album, featuring his first single “Sign of the Times,” will be released May 12.  

While promoting the album on BBC Radio 1’s Breakfast Show this week, Harry received some insightful questions from Ed Sheeran. Ed, who has written songs for One Direction in the past, asked Harry in a recorded message: "What was the process of this album? How many songs did you write, where did you make it and how long have you been making it for and did you enjoy making it?"

Harry said he worked on the album for three weeks before taking a break for five months to film the movie Dunkirk. He then returned to the studio in July and continuing working on songs until the end of the year. He said he wrote about 30 full songs during that time and then whittled it down.

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABCOne person who won't be buying a ticket for a planned Madonna biopic?  Madonna herself.

Following a report that Universal plans to make a movie called Blond Ambition, focusing on Madonna's early career, the Queen of Pop took to Instagram to denounce the project.

Nobody knows what I know and what I have seen. Only I can tell my story," she captioned a 1980s'-era photo of herself. "Anyone else who tries is a charlatan and a fool. Looking for instant gratification without doing the work. This is a disease in our society."

While Madonna has starred in any number of films -- from Desperately Seeking Susan and the documentary Truth or Dare, to Evita and the James Bond flick Die Another Day -- she's never told her story in movie or book form. The day she decides to spill it all, though, expect a multi-million-dollar bidding war.

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Courtesy of Live NationMany of the artists who'll be hitting the road this summer will gather in New York City on May 1 for a special concert and event to promote Live Nation's National Concert Day.

Daughtry and Nickelback will be among the artists performing at the event, held at New York's Irving Plaza.  Artists who'll be chatting with the media at the same event include OneRepublic, Rob Thomas and Paul Doucette of Matchbox Twenty, Adam Lambert, Phillip Phillips, The Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik, Adam Duritz of Counting Crows and more.

The event is the kickoff to the Live Nation's Summer Ticket Promotion, which will make more than a million tickets to a variety of summer tours available for just 20 bucks, all in, no additional fees.  The on-sale for the promotion stars May 2 at 8 a.m. local time, and runs for one week.

The $20 promotion includes tours from all those artists we just named, as well as tours from Train, Enrique Iglesias, Lifehouse, the package tour featuring New Kids on the Block, Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men, and many more.

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Courtesy of The Webby AwardsLady Gaga's Grammy tribute to David Bowie has nabbed her three Webby Awards.

All three awards were in different categories, but they were all for the David Bowie tribute she did in February of 2016, which she created in partnership with Intel.

Coldplay won a Webby Award as well: Best Music Video for "Up&Up."

Other winners included Steve Buscemi and Gillian Anderson for Best Actor and Actress, and, in various categories, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the movie Deadpool, Lena Dunham's Women of the Hour podcast, the Missing Richard Simmons podcast, and Game of Thrones.

The awards will be handed out during a May 15 ceremony in New York City hosted by Joel McHale, which will be available on demand May 16 at Webbyawards.com.

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Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABCAfter 12 weeks at #1, Ed Sheeran's finally been knocked off the top spot by Kendrick Lamar's single "Humble."  But the song is still hanging on to the top on a number of other charts.

Billboard reports that while "Shape of You" has dropped to #2 on the main Hot 100 chart, it's still #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart and the Adult Pop Songs chart.

Meanwhile, there's good news for "Stay" by Zedd and Alessia Cara: it's just jumped into the top 10.  It's the third top-10 hit for both Zedd and Alessia.

And Justin Bieber's back in the top 10 thanks to his presence on the remix of the Spanish-language Luis Fonsi/Daddy Yankee track "Despacito," which means "Slowly."  The song just jumped to #9, becoming the first top-10 hit that's mostly in Spanish since the 1996 Los Del Rio smash "Macarena."

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Vijat MohindraPentatonix is taking on the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll. The a cappella group has released the music video for their version of Elvis Presley’s “Can’t Help Falling in Love.”

The simple visual starts with the camera panning around the group as they sit in a circle in front of a black background and harmonize. Their images then fade in and out of each other as light particles twinkle around them.

The stripped-down rendition of the song is featured on the latest Pentatonix album, PTX Vol. IV -- Classics, which debuted at number four on the Billboard 200 chart. The album also features arrangements of John Lennon’s “Imagine,” Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody,” and “Jolene,” featuring Dolly Parton.

Pentatonix will play five dates in Japan starting May 25, then kick off a series of U.S. dates on July 2 starting in Los Angeles, California.

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Michael Putland/Getty ImagesA Madonna biopic, Blond Ambition, is in the early stages  at Universal.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has picked up a script from first time screen writer Elyse Hollander about Madonna's early rise to fame in New York in the '80s.  The magazine says the movie will deal with Madonna as she works on her debut alubm, "struggling in a business that treats women badly, while also dealing with a burgeoning love life and the first hints of fame."

The movie will be co-produced by director/producer Brett Ratner's RatPac Entertainment.  Ratner is a music video veteran and directed Madonna's "Beautiful Stranger" video.

No further details about the movie have been announced.

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ABC/Craig SjodinFifth Harmony charmer Normani Kordei continued to show the world how she rolls on Monday night’s Dancing with the Stars.

Brave, honest and beautiful, Kordei and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy enthralled the crowd and wowed the judges with an electrifying salsa number to “When I Grow Up” by The Pussycat Dolls.

Effortlessly sashaying, twisting, kicking and gyrating around a faux construction site that recalled Fifth Harmony's "Work from Home" video, Kordei continued to mesmerize with her dancing.

After her performance, judge Bruno Tonioli told Kordei, “You blew my boxes!” She would have had a perfect score but for Len Goodman, who gave her 8 out of 10, for the second-highest score of the night with 38.

She also had a chance to dance to one of her own songs as the contests paired off in a group-dance, Boy Band vs. Girl Group battle, and among the songs the girls danced to was Fifth Harmony's "Bo$$."

Kordei has been a consistently high scorer in the past six weeks of this season, and on Monday night, Heather Morris -- the Glee star and former backup dancer for Beyoncé -- was eliminated, thus helping clear a path for Kordei to glide ahead.

Dancing with the Stars returns next Monday on ABC.

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604/Schoolboy Records/InterscopeA song's chorus is the part that you're most likely to sing along to, and it's usually the catchiest.  Billboard magazine has just ranked the "100 Greatest Choruses of the 21st Century" and coming in at #1 is...well, it "Maybe" possible for you to guess.

Topping Billboard's ranking is Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe," which the publication feels has the best chorus of any song released since the year 2000.  The track spent nine weeks at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, and inspired countless lip-dub videos, parodies, tributes and the like.  Billboard writes that the chorus "encapsulates everything you've ever felt in a post-crush rush in 17 words," and praises its "giddiness" and "awkward excitement."

The rest of the top 10 "Greatest Choruses of the 21st Century" include Kelly Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone," Jay-Z and Alicia Keys' "Empire State of Mind," Katy Perry's "Teenage Dream" and Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball." 

Songs that made the top 20 include Adele's "Rolling in the Deep," Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance," 'N SYNC's "Bye Bye Bye" and Taylor Swift's "You Belong With Me."

A few years ago, Carly Rae told ABC Radio that while she's "still really grateful" for what "Call Me Maybe" did for her career, she admits, "The balance of normalcy that you have when you have a song take off in that way isn’t really a place you want to live in for too long. It’s a nice place to go visit."

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Olivia BeeKaty Perry has come up with a unique way to hype her new single: she's apparently buried the lyrics in a recipe for cherry pie.

As People magazine reports, Katy sent fans a newsletter that included a recipe for the "World's Best Cherry Pie." Scattered within the recipe are a few unnecessary phrases that fans speculate are actually the lyrics of Katy's next single, which is reportedly titled "Bon Appétit."

Among those phrases: "Please just take your time," "Calm those hungry eyes" and "This pie is gonna hit that sweet tooth, boy.”  The recipe also ends with the words "Bon Appétit, baby!”

According to People, Katy first teased the song -- rumored to feature Ariana Grande -- on an Instagram story in March. 

"Bon Appétit" would be the second release from Katy's upcoming album, following "Chained to the Rhythm."

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Catie LaffoonDoes Charlie Puth have your attention yet? After dropping his new single, “Attention,” last week, the singer has now released its accompanying music video.

The video features Charlie dealing with a drama-filled relationship. His love interest is fighting with him and smashing things one minute, and making out with him the next. But for some reason, he can’t quite let her go.

“You just want attention/You don’t want my heart/Maybe you just hate the thought if me with someone new/Yeah, you just want attention/I knew from the start/You’re just making sure I’m never getting over you,” he sings.

The song is the first release from Charlie’s upcoming sophomore album. If you’re in L.A., you can experience the new track as part of The Attention Room, an interactive exhibit open through April 30.

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John Sciulli/Getty Images for SamsungNot even chest pains could keep Machine Gun Kelly down. The rapper reportedly collapsed backstage at his Florida concert Saturday night, but then went back out and finished the show.

After experiencing severe chest pains, MGK left the stage in the middle of his hit song with Camila Cabello, “Bad Things.” A video posted on TMZ showed him clutching his chest before walking off.

He later explained the incident on Instagram, writing that he “took some serious damage” to his chest plate and ribs this week while filming the movie Captive State.

“During our 6th song last night I collapsed backstage and thought I was having a heart attack,” Kelly  writes. “What they didn't report, was that I went back out and finished that show cuz we're f***** champions and it was my 27th birthday and nothing can take me away from the stage.”

He posted a video showing him being treated by an EMS crew, who encourages him to go to the hospital due to an elevated heart rate. He doesn’t take their advice -- the video ends with him going back out on stage.

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Getty Images via ABCIn the eyes of some of her fans, Rihanna's latest Instagram photos are a royal mess. 

RiRi posted several pictures on her Instagram account -- in honor of Queen Elizabeth II's 91st birthday -- of the Queen's head Photoshopped onto the singer's body. 

All of the photos, including a particularly saucy image featuring Ri's semi-exposed underboob tattoo from her Paper magazine March issue photoshoot, attracted various degrees of criticism from the entertainer's followers.

In the caption for her superimposed Paper photo, Rih wrote, "it's not that deep," but one fan believed that it was and wrote, "yes it is you just offending the queen and she has more power than you she can just easily get you to jail and you're in the news that you're posting this pics."   

For another picture -- featuring the Queen's head, complete with her royal crown, on top of Rihanna's ripped denim shorts, sequined bodysuit and off-the-shoulder Gucci tank top -- a fan wrote, "Most already know you lack intelligence and respect but not you're just rude. Boredom at its finest."   

Rih has yet to respond to critics, but she did have time to answer Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o with an "I'm in" regarding a fan's dream movie plot in which "Rihanna looks like she scams rich white men and [Lupita] is the computer-smart best friend that helps plan the [scams]." 

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Atlantic RecordsThe Australian charts are in great "Shape" thanks to Ed Sheeran.

The singer's latest hit, "Shape of You," has now broken the record for most weeks at #1 Down Under, according to Billboard.  The record was 13 weeks, set way back in 1995 by Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise."  Ed's "Shape of You" spent 13 weeks at #1, got knocked out for a week, but has now returned to #1 for a record-setting 14 weeks.  In addition, his latest album Divide is #1 for a seventh straight week.

As huge a star as Ed is in the U.S. and the U.K., he's absolutely massive in Australia.  His last album, X (Multiply), was #1 for six weeks there and was Australia's biggest-selling album of 2014.  He was also the first artist to tour Australian arenas and then stadiums completely solo, with no band or backing musicians.

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Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images via ABCA few years ago, it seemed as though Justin Bieber was making headlines daily -- not for his music, but for his bad behavior and his run-ins with the law.  But things have now turned around for the Bieb, and he's making critically-acclaimed chart-topping music and keeping his nose clean.  He paused to reflect on how far he'd come on Sunday with an Instagram message to fans.

Justin posted a mug shot of himself from his 2014 Miami arrest for D.U.I. -- labeled "Then" -- next to a selfie of himself today, labeled "now."  


While we're not sure when Justin will release the follow-up to his album Purpose, his remix of the Luis Fonsi/Daddy Yankee Spanish-language song "Despacito" is a massive global smash.

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Ben WattsRob Thomas is heading to Washington, D.C. tomorrow to take part in a prestigious gig at an unusual location: the Library of Congress.

The Matchbox Twenty frontman is one of the performers at the ninth annual We Write the Songs Event, which is presented by the Library of Congress and The ASCAP Foundation.  It celebrates the fact that the Foundation, a division of the performers' rights organization ASCAP, is gifting the Library of Congress with manuscripts, lyric sheets, letters and photos from some of the country's greatest songwriters.

In addition to Rob, performers at the event include rock legend Peter Frampton and Eric Bazilian and Rob Hyman of the band The Hooters.

Wednesday, the day after the concert, is "Stand with Songwriters Advocacy Day" on Capitol Hill.  Many of the performers at the event will meet with lawmakers and urge them to update federal regulations governing how songwriters license their work in the age of digital music.

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Columbia RecordsJohn Mayer's still got it. After telling USA Today earlier this month that he was ready to pass the torch to younger singer-songwriters, John's latest album, The Search for Everything, debuted this week at #2 on the Billboard 200 album chart.

John's eighth top-10 album did 132,00 in sales and equivalent streams, most of those numbers coming from traditional sales, reports Billboard. It was kept out of the top slot by the big debut of rapper Kendrick Lamar's latest, DAMN., which had the best sales week of any debut album so far this year.

Earlier this month John said he was ready to pass the torch to Ed Sheeran.  "I would take Ed Sheeran's worst idea on any day and it would be my biggest song of the year. For me, Ed's the voice, and that's the way it's supposed to be, as I transition into writing stuff that's deeper for me on a musical, artistic level...at the expense of being popular," he told USA Today.

This week Ed's latest, ÷ (Divide), drops from number 3 to number 4.

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Peter YangTurns out Justin Bieber wasn't quite a lucky charm for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Justin was in attendance at the Air Canada Centre Sunday to root on the Leafs in their NHL playoff game Sunday night against the Washington Capitals.

He Instagrammed his trip to Toronto in a series of pictures including shots of two personalized Leafs jerseys reading "Da Biebz" on the back on the seats of a private plane, presumably for the trip to Toronto.

He also shared a shot of himself in a luxury box, mouth agape, hands on his head, wearing a #1 Fan foam finger with his little brother in the foreground as the Leafs lost in overtime to the Capitals, sending the Leafs home and the Caps moving on in the playoffs.

"Btw favourite picture me and my little bro crushing life!" he wrote.

At least Justin got a consolation prize -- hanging out in the luxury box during the game with Cara Delevingne, who also was wearing a personalized Leafs jersey.

Wait until next year.

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ABC/Phil McCartenFall Out Boy has something coming, and apparently it's called Purple.

Over the weekend the band Instragrammed a message directing people to movie theaters in Chicago for something coming from "Mania Entertainment Group."

The band then reposted a fan-made video of a trailer that apparently ran at the movie theaters.  The video opens with the Mania Entertainment Group logo over a shot of an ocean and palm trees.  We see images of what appears to be a marriage proposal on the beach, people running down a pier, storm clouds and then crashing waves that take on a purple hue.

The words "Fall Out Boy" appear, then the date  "4.28.17," but Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz took to Twitter on Saturday to correct the date, writing, "PURPLE begins..." striking through the April 28 date and replacing it with April 27.

The band also posted a GIF of a purple crashing wave.

No word yet about the nature of this mysterious project.

Fall Out Boy's last album was American Beauty/American Psycho in 2015.

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