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JUL 02 2012

Sparkle: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack To Be Released July 31st

SPARKLE: THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK TO BE RELEASED JULY 31ST

INCLUDES MUSIC FROM WHITNEY HOUSTON, JORDIN SPARKS, CEELO GREEN AND MANY MORE


(New York, New York) – The track listing for the highly anticipated Sparkle: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, is released today. The soundtrack will be available on July 31st from RCA Records.

The 11-song soundtrack features recorded performances from the late music icon Whitney Houston, as well as tracks from pop superstars Jordin Sparks and CeeLo Green including “I’m A Man,” “Hooked On Your Love,” “Look Into Your Heart” and many more. "Celebrate", the first single is a fun, up-tempo, feel good track produced by R. Kelly featuring Sparks and Houston. The video for "Celebrate" premiered on BET and VEVO last week. The soundtrack’s second single features Houston’s soul-stirring take on the gospel classic “His Eye Is On The Sparrow”.
JUN 29 2012

Jordin stops by VH1’s Big Morning Buzz

Jordin Sparks joins the set of VH1's Big Morning Buzz to talk about the new single, "Celebrate" and the debut of the feature film, Sparkle.

Check out the interview below and make sure to check out the video premiere of "Celebrate" here!

JUN 29 2012

Adam Wins MTV’s “Must Follow Artist on Twitter”

We all know Adam has the most loyal Twitter family around. Thanks to the Glambert Nation, Adam took home the "Must Follow Artist on Twitter" Award in MTV's O Music Awards. He beat ten other nominees thanks to his fans who voted constantly for him throughout the past couple weeks.

Watch the video below to see Adam accept his O Music Award and thank all his fans for the great support.

Get More: O Music Awards

JUN 29 2012

Rising Star And BET Youngstars Nominee Jacob Latimore To Release New Single "You Come First"

RISING STAR AND BET YOUNGSTARS NOMINEE JACOB LATIMORE TO RELEASE NEW SINGLE “YOU COME FIRST” ON JULY 17TH AT ALL DIGITAL MUSIC PROVIDERS

15 YEAR OLD LATIMORE JOINS MINDLESS BEHAVIOR FOR THE “#1 GIRL” TOUR THIS SUMMER




(New York – NY) – Jacob Latimore, who at 15 years old has already won the hearts of teens across the country, will release his new single “You Come First” on July 17th at all digital music providers. This highly anticipated new single comes on the heels of Jacob’s two sold out tours as well as television and film appearances.

Latimore’s impact has become so noticeable from the size of the crowds that come out to see him and his social media following, that he is nominated for the 2012 BET YoungStars Award in the company of Astro, Diggy, Keke Palmer and Willow Smith. The winner will be announced on the July 1 telecast.

It was also recently announced that Latimore will be hitting the road all summer with Mindless Behavior for the “#1 Girl” tour.

A true triple threat, Jacob is currently in the studio working on his debut RCA Records / Crown World Entertainment album. Last year Jacob released “Like ‘Em All” remix feat. Issa which peaked at #1 on BET’s 106 & Park, as well as a different version of “Like ‘Em All” which featured Diggy Simmons and catapulted Jacob into the spotlight. His next release, “Nothing On Me,” featured an epic Jacob vs. Jacob dance battle in a widely viewed video that garnered millions of online hits.

JUN 29 2012

International Superstars Pitbull And Shakira 'Get It Started' This Summer

INTERNATIONAL SUPERSTARS PITBULL AND SHAKIRA ‘GET IT STARTED’ THIS SUMMER



‘Get It Started’ Lead Single From Pitbull’s Forthcoming Album Global Warming

Mr. Worldwide’s Latest Global Smash “Back In Time” From Men In Black 3 Continues To Dominate Radio

Planet Pit World Tour With U.S. Leg Beginning On July 26th

LOS ANGELES – (June 29, 2012) – Global music sensation Pitbull’s new single “Get It Started” featuring international superstar Shakira is available on iTunes and all digital providers today. The track comes on the heels of his million selling single “Back In Time,” the chart-topping anthem from the action adventure comedyMen In Black 3.

“Get It Started” is the first single from Pitbull’s highly anticipated Global Warming studio album, due out this fall on RCA / Mr. 305 / Polo Grounds Records. It will be the follow-up to Pitbull’s critically-acclaimed 2011 release Planet Pit, which sold over 1.3 albums and 18 million singles worldwide. The album includes the worldwide #1 smash “Give Me Everything”, as well as “Rain Over Me”, featuring Marc Anthony “International Love” with Chris Brown plus T-Pain feature “Hey Baby”.
JUN 28 2012

Sammy Adams Shares Behind-the-Scenes Footage at 2012 Bamboozle

PopCrush unleashes exclusive footage of Sammy Adams doing his thing at Bamboozle last month. Check out Sammy killing it on stage, meeting fans and watch him share his appreciation for all his followers.

Catch the two minute clip below.

JUN 28 2012

Get It Started With Pitbull & Shakira

What happens when you listen to Mr. Worldwide and Shakira team up on a track? Pitbull delivers again with his new single, "Get it Started" featuring Shakira.

Make sure to download your copy here!

JUN 28 2012

Kidz Bop Teams Up With RCA Records, Electus And Vevo To Launch Kidz Star USA 2012, Premier Talent Search For Kids 15 & Under This Summer

KIDZ BOP TEAMS UP WITH RCA RECORDS, ELECTUS AND VEVO TO LAUNCH KIDZ STAR USA 2012, PREMIER TALENT SEARCH FOR KIDS 15 & UNDER THIS SUMMER

Multi-Platinum Selling Recording Artist, Gavin DeGraw, Will Be A Celebrity Mentor

Grand Prize Winner Receives RCA Recording Contract

Electus Producing Reality Web Series For Online Talent Search

VEVO Is Worldwide Distribution Partner For KIDZ Star Reality Web Series


NEW YORK, NY / LOS ANGELES, CA (JUNE 28, 2012)KIDZ BOP, the #1 kids’ music brand in the U.S., has partnered with RCA Records, Ben Silverman's multimedia entertainment studio, Electus (Fashion Star), and VEVO, the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, to launch the KIDZ Star USA 2012 Talent Search. The premier national talent competition for kids and teens ages 15 and under is hosted on KIDZ BOP’s leading safe social networking and video sharing website, KIDZBOP.com. Beginning this June, aspiring young singers from across the country can upload a: 90 second performance video to KIDZBOP.com to compete for a chance to win a recording contract from RCA Records. Electus will produce an all-new reality web series showcasing the talent of the top ten finalists as they compete to become the next KIDZ Star. VEVO is the worldwide distribution partner for the 10 episode KIDZ Star reality series. Multi-Platinum selling recording artist, Gavin DeGraw, will be a celebrity mentor and will help select the Grand Prize Winner.

KIDZ Star fans will be able to follow the contestants’ audition videos and progress on KIDZBOP.com, where they’ll be able to interact with their favorites and rally support to help determine the semi-finalists and Grand Prize Winner. The ten KIDZ Star semi-finalists will be announced this September. The finalists will then fly to Los Angeles to compete in a series of musical challenges filmed in front of a live studio audience. The KIDZ Star USA webisodes will be available on VEVO this October. VEVO reaches more than 240 million viewers worldwide in 200 countries. Last year, nearly 50,000 kids entered and two million people voted for the 2011 KIDZ Star USA Grand Prize Winner, Kiana Brown, who just released her debut single “HEY CHICA” (click song title to listen) on RCA Records June 19, 2012.