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Nick Cannon Presented Ace Award by Toni Braxton at Lupus LA Benefit and Opens Up About Life with Lupus
Lupus LA put on a star studded affair at the Avalon Hollywood paying tribute to Nick Cannon for the awareness he has raised for the debilitating disease. While the night was a celebratory occasion, Mr. Cannon did take a moment to talk about the challenges of the disease and the struggles he personally faces traveling and keeping a busy schedule when his immune system is struggling. Watch his heartfelt acceptance speech.
McCall (DENZEL WASHINGTON) leaves the ship yard as the explosion goes off in Columbia Pictures' THE EQUALIZER. (PRNewsFoto/Sony Pictures Entertainment)
"Guts Over Fear," The New Single From Eminem Feat. Sia To Be The End Title Song In "The Equalizer" Starring Denzel Washington
"Guts Over Fear," the new single from Eminem featuring Sia, has just launched to great success as a digital download, with near universal acclaim and over 247,000 downloads worldwide. Moviegoers will hear the song in the upcoming film TheEqualizer, starring Denzel Washington, in theaters September 26.
Jessica Burciaga to Debut New Dress Line at LA Fashion Week
Jessica Burciaga (model, entrepreneur and fashion designer) chats with Life of a Rock Star's Nicole Hanratty on the red carpet at Philippe Chow in Beverly Hills at the cover release party for Attract Magazine. The stunning and sexy Burciaga shared her personal make up tips, chatted about her desire to become involved in the search for a cure for autism, and revealed a romantic highlight this summer that was something she was able to check off of her bucket list.
NEW MUSIC VIDEOS
Calvin Harris "Blame" featuring John Newman is Artistic Display of Love Music Video
Hot new music video from Calvin Harris "Blame" featuring John Newman, is as stunning as the house it was filmed in. Directed by Emil Nava, the late starry night with Calvin Harris gazing out of a too-die-for oversized window takes "Blame" for nothing more than a stunning display of artistic love and beauty. From the cinematic way it explores club life, music, dancing and relationships to the way it ends in the lonliness of the underground life that leads to a feeling of drowning in isolation when you disconnect from the ones you love, this EDM song that infuses the singer songwriter voice of John Newman is just one more hit by Calvin Harris.
The 1975 Rock Their "Heart Out" at Talent Show in Music Video
"Why don't you take your heart out instead of living in your head?" Matthew Healy of The 1975 sings on a small talent show stage following up a trio of ballet dancers appearing young themselves in this hazy "Heart Out" music video. In youth all things seem grander and it is in this spirit that The 1975 create a nostalgic live performance during which they rock their hearts out for a small room of fans. It nods to the youth and embraces the supportive idea that rockstars exist on every level.
Newport Folk® Presents Way Over Yonder Music Festival September 26th and 27th on Santa Monica Pier features Jackson Browne and Local Natives
Featuring Jackson Browne and Local Natives along two stages of music will rock the Santa Monica Pier at the second annual Way Over Yonder this Friday, September 26th and Saturday, September 27th. The complete artist set times on both the Pier Stage and Carousel Stage are now available www.wayoveryonder.net.
The Chainsmokers Line Up Dates For Their "King Of Me" International TourTHE CHAINSMOKERS are heading back out on the road. Electronic dance music's platinum-selling pair Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall headline their "King Of Me" international tour with dates in Germany, Italy and Ibiza, before returning to North America and eventually landing at the Tomorrowworld festival in Atlanta, GA September 28. The tour name reflects the message of their latest single "Kanye" [featuring SirenXX]. THE CHAINSMOKERS are using “Kanye” as a verb, meaning “owning what you do and who you are”. Watch the "Kanye" music video and see tour dates.
Ariana Grande Announces The Honeymoon Tour in Support of Her Billboard #1 Album My Everything
Pop music's biggest breakout star of the year, Ariana Grande, announced today details for her first North American headlining tour in support of her Billboard #1 album, My Everything. Produced and promoted exclusively by Live Nation, THE HONEYMOON TOUR will kick off Feb. 25, 2015 at the Independence Event Center in Kansas City, Mo. The 25-date tour will visit arenas throughout the U.S. and Canada, including stops in Los Angeles, New York City, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Dallas, Miami and more. Tickets go on sale Saturday, Sept. 20 at www.livenation.com and through the Live Nation mobile app.
FEMME Tour Dates with Charli XCX with New Single "High"
FEMME is the sound of blooming generation bringing a sassy pop post punk voice back to the mainstream. British artist FEMME's song "Fever" will heat you up and leave you totally craving more. With new song "High," FEMME chills it out a bit adding a relaxed global vibe but keeps the consistent ever grooving and moving forward beat that rocks her indie music style. Get "High" with FEMME in support of Charli XCX in Los Angeles on October 24, 2014 in Los Angeles at Mayan Theatre and watch the brand new release of "High" music video here.
Maroon 5 Announce Details For Their Upcoming World Tour Kicking Off In February 2015
Multi platinum-selling and Grammy Award®-winning rock band, Maroon 5, revealed details today for THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 in support of the band's fifth studio album, V. Produced by Live Nation, THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 will kick off at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Feb. 16, 2015 and will take the band to 27 cities throughout North America including New York City, Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver, Chicago and Washington, D.C. Maroon 5 will then bring their highly anticipated tour to Europe for dates in the UK, Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal. MAGIC! will join the tour as special guests. Rozzi Crane will open the tour in the US while Nick Gardner will serve as the opener in Europe.
NEW MUSIC RELEASES
Lecrae's New Album "Anomaly" Debuts #1 in U.S. on Billboard 200
Artist LOAR LOVES Lecrae has brought Christian based rap to the spotlight hitting the number one spot on the Billboard 200 album charts. Whether it was the way his single mother raised him or his own struggles in life that led him to find a better way to encourage others, Lecrae continues to inspire with the success of new album "Anomaly."
Sir Sly Release Their "Gold" Full Length Debut Album "You Haunt Me" on September 16
Gritty and beautiful. Sir Sly's "You Haunt Me" new album streams free here. From "Ghost" and the voice of Landon Jacobs emerges the perfect haunting tone on Sir Sly "You Haunt Me." The new album out September 16 via Interscope / Cherrytree Records has the tone of Coldplay while bringing the edgy sound of indie rock music's new darling The 1975. Highlight track "Gold" sums up the album and the Sir Sly's shiny bright future.
Apple Gives Away New U2 Album with Announcement of Two iPhones and Watch
U2 says they got paid for their new rock album "Songs Of Innocence." Bono is quoted as saying, "I don't believe in free music." Tons of music fans today find ways to free stream songs they love or rip music from YouTube music videos, not caring much that the quality is denigrated. It seems that U2 and Apple are throwing up something new in the air and seeing if it sticks. Just open up your iTunes account today, the new album is waiting there for you to listen to what the boys of U2 have been up to. Along with two new iPhones today, Apple also announced this new tech savvy watch. Free music and new technology? This is what rockstars dream of!
Delta Spirit Release New Album "Into The Wide" Today and Launch US Tour
The video for lead single “From Now On” is now streaming off of the band's new album "Into The Wide" released today with the launch of their extensive U.S Tour Dates. Delta Spirit's tour includes three headlining dates each in New York City and Los Angeles. Watch "From Now On" and check out the new Delta Spirit album here.
Karen O Crushes Folk Rock with "Crush Songs" New Music Release
Karen O new "Crush Songs" crushes folk rock with standard setting new love songs album boasting lyrics that cut to the chase like "love's a f*cking b*tch." "Crush Songs" by Karen O jars the folk singer songwriter genre the way Amy Winehouse woke up soul music. Karen O plays live dates in New York and Los Angeles this month. Karen O's "Crush Songs" tracks are short poetic offerings that wrap up young love, loss, simple joy, sunsets, and summer in a trunk of emotions that are best kept put away except for those nights when you want to unpack and remember home.
Mercer and Sebastien Bennett Deliver "Therapy" for Summer Recovery
With summer officially over and festival season coming to a close, the time has never been better for some music "Therapy." Mercer is back. The man behind many of 2014's biggest club and festival smashes including Autoerotique collab "Murda Dem," "Turn It Up," "Lunatic" with DJ Snake, and his ever popular "Born to Rage" remix, Mercer this time unites with fellow Frenchman Sebastien Benett to deliver a bit of summer recovery.
The Voyagers ft. Haris "A Lot Like Love" (Oliver Heldens Edit) Runaway Sizzling Hit
You’re about to fall head over heels for Spinnin’ Deep’ meticulously melodic Oliver Heldens edit of The Voyagers’ "A Lot Like Love" featuring Haris. Aside from being deemed Pete Tong’s essential tune for BBC Radio 1, support comes from Tiesto, Steve Aoki, and Laidback Luke who can’t get enough of this high energy chart topper.
Meagan Good and Designer Cheryl Koo Chat Fashion and Music On The Red Carpet
Life of a Rock Star was on the red carpet at Philippe Chow in Beverly Hills for the celebrity studded Attract Magazine cover release party. Meagan Good (Think Like A Man) wears Cheryl Koo CM2K line on the cover of Attract Magazine and Life of a Rock Star's Nicole Hanratty chats with the fashion designer and director / actor on the red carpet at the issue release party.
Dijon Talton Chats "Wild Out," Meagan Good & New Series Bros Before Hos
Life of a Rock Star was on the red carpet at Philippe Chow in Beverly Hills for the celebrity studded Attract Magazine cover release party. The talented and handsome former Glee star Dijon Talton was there in support of his cousin Meagan Good who graces the cover of the issue wearing Cheryl Koo CM2K. Dijon Talton talks about his character on his new series Bros Before Hos, his new music video "Wild Out" directed by Meagan Good that has already garnered over a half million views, as well as his upcoming debut album.
G.R.L. Chats Ugly Heart, Handcuffs and Oops Nights to Rewind
Filmed at Swing House Studios, Life of a Rock Star's Nicole Hanratty interviews the five talented beautiful women of G.R.L. the hot band signed by Dr. Luke. In Part One of the interview and fresh off a hot single release feature on Pitbull's Wild Wild Love song, G.R.L. chat about their new self titled EP release available on iTunes now. Watch the interview and check out the new G.R.L. EP below. *LOAR is saddened to hear the news of GRL Simone Battle's (X Factor) tragic loss of life. According to reports, Simone Battle was found by her father Anthony Battle on Friday, September 12th in her West Hollywood home at the young age of 25.
Calvin Harris, Kendrick Lamar and Ellie Goulding to Take the Stage at BACARDI Triangle
Three superstar artists, three genres, three action-packed nights; one untameable experience. BACARDI® rum today unleashes BACARDI Triangle, an event that will see 1,862 invited guests and competition winners take on one of the world's most mysterious forces of nature in a three-day, music travel adventure, Halloween weekend - October 30 to November 2, 2014.
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