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JUN 23 2011

Kidz Bop Kicks Off Second Annual Kidz Star USA Talent Search

KIDZ BOP KICKS OFF SECOND ANNUAL KIDZ STAR USA TALENT SEARCH
FOR KIDS 15 AND UNDER ON KIDZBOP.COM

KIDZ STAR USA 2011 WINNER TO RECEIVE A RECORDING CONTRACT WITH
RCA/JIVE LABEL GROUP, and MORE!

ENDEMOL PRODUCING WEB SERIES FOR THE ONLINE TALENT CONTEST




NEW YORK, NY (June 23, 2011) — KIDZ BOP, the #1 kids’ music brand in the U.S., today announced the launch of its second annual KIDZ Star USA Talent Search, the premier national talent competition for kids and teens ages 15 and under. The online talent search is hosted on KIDZ BOP’s leading safe social networking and video sharing website, KIDZBOP.com, and gives aspiring young singers a shot at fame, right from home. Now until August 15th, kids can upload a :90 second performance video to KIDZBOP.com to compete for a chance to win a recording contract with the RCA/JIVE Label Group, a starring role in the next KIDZ BOP TV commercial and music video, and much more. Endemol, the largest independent television and digital production company in the world, is producing a series of webisodes following the musical journey of the top KIDZ Star USA contestants. A panel of celebrity judges, who will be announced shortly, will mentor the contestants and help select the winners. Fans will also have the opportunity to vote online for their favorites to help determine the semi-finalists and Grand Prize Winner.

JUN 23 2011

The New York Times Reviews Planet Pit

Pitbull’s new album, Planet Pit was released a couple days ago and the reviews for the album are off the charts! The New York Times stated that Pitbull’s new music, “is ambitious and appealing, surrendering any claim to dignity in favor of huge, swelling progressions and stomping tempos.” The album will immediately catch your attention with the array of club bangers, all star producers and guest artists. Check out the full article here.

JUN 23 2011

Gavin DeGraw To Premiere Video For "Not Over You" On VH1's "Big Morning Buzz Live"!

GAVIN DEGRAW TO PERSONALLY PREMIERE HIS BRAND NEW VIDEO FOR “NOT OVER YOU”
ON VH1'S "BIG MORNING BUZZ LIVE" ON MONDAY JUNE 27TH AND ON VH1.COM
BEHIND THE SCENES PHOTOS AVAILABLE AT WWW.GAVINDEGRAW.COM



(New York – June 23, 2011) Platinum-selling singer, songwriter and musician Gavin DeGraw will premiere his brand new video for his single “Not Over You” on VH1’s live morning show “Big Morning Buzz Live” on Monday June 27th at 9:30-10:30 am ET, with the video premiering simultaneously on VH1.com. Gavin will be on set at the VH1 headquarters to introduce and talk about his Diane Martel-directed video.

“Not Over You” was released on June 7th with the album pre-order for Gavin’s brand new studio album SWEETER (RCA Records), set for release August 9th and available now at www.gavindegraw.com and other digital retailers. Entertainment Weekly describes “Not Over You” which debuted most added at the Hot AC format as “a soulful majestic ballad” and People Magazine declares the “hot single” Gavin’s “welcome return” to the airwaves. US Weekly also raves “DeGraw is back with another infectiously plaintive hook on his new single, ‘Not Over You’ ...So until his next full CD Sweeter drops on August 9TH, soak up this sweet ditty.”

JUN 22 2011

Watch Adam's Interview With Cosmo Girl

Adam performed at the Maxidrom Festival in Russia, and stopped by to chat with the folks at Cosmo. Watch the full interview below and let us know what you think!

JUN 22 2011

Funeral Party Rocks Out in LA

Funeral Party played a special mini-concert in their hometown of LA yesterday afternoon for a bunch of local fans. The event was a special VEVO showcase for LIFT. The guys played songs from their recent release The Golden Age of Knowhere, including "Finale."

The show won't be posted online for a little bit but you can check out some pretty cool pics here until then.

JUN 22 2011

Ke$ha Announces Plans To Award Fans A Free Ticket To Show For Volunteering

GLOBAL SUPERSTAR KE$HA ANNOUNCES PLANS TO AWARD FANS WITH A FREE TICKET TO HER HOMETOWN NASHVILLE SHOW IF THEY REGISTER TO VOLUNTEER FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS THIS SUMMER


(NEW YORK – NY) Global superstar Ke$ha believes in the power of volunteer service and wants to motivate her fans to do something good for her hometown of Nashville this summer. In order to motivate her fans to help the community she, along with Live Nation, has pledged to give away a concert ticket for her July 31st show at Nashville’s Municipal Auditorium to volunteers who register at www.hon.org and complete a volunteer service project listed on Hands On Nashville’s Project Calendar (see specific details below).

“When I was growing up in Nashville I always had to sneak into shows, but I want to give you an opportunity to come for free. All you have to do is just help out our hometown. Sign up right now so we can party and I can’t wait to see you guys on the 31st of July!" says Ke$ha.

“Hands On Nashville is so fortunate to partner with Ke$ha to promote volunteerism in her hometown of Nashville. We are so grateful for her contributions to our agency in the wake of the May 2010 flood, and we’re honored that she’s redoubled her commitment to HON by rewarding a lucky group of volunteers with complimentary concert tickets,” states Lisa Davis Purcell, Director of External Affairs.
JUN 22 2011

Christina's Performance Of Moves Like Jagger With Maroon 5

Last night on "The Voice", Christina Aguilera joined Adam Levine and Maroon 5 for a performance of their new single, "Moves Like Jagger". Check out the collaboration below.

Also, be sure to check out the studio version which is now available on iTunes.