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Music notes: Charli XCX, Lorde and more

Come and get this Polin. Bridgerton star Luke Newton showed off his sultry line-reading skills while guesting on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Jimmy told Luke he could make anything sound romantic, before prompting him to read lyrics from Sabrina Carpenter's hit song…


You can make virtual friendship bracelets for Taylor Swift's Eras Tour on TikTok

Javier Vicencio / Eyepix Group/Future Publishing via Getty Images As Taylor Swift's Eras Tour says so long to Cardiff, Wales, and hello to London, she's offering up a new way to connect with the tour on social media. TikTok has launched a new in-app experience that allows fans to…


Noah Kahan says men crying at his shows is "greatest thing in the world"

Rick Kern/Getty Images Noah Kahan is happy to provide an outlet for men to express their feelings. In an interview with GQ released Wednesday, Noah said seeing men cry at his concerts is the greatest thing. “I see old men and frat dudes crying at my shows,” Noah said. “That’s the…


The Weeknd has now earned seven RIAA Diamond-certified singles

Samir Hussein/Getty Images for ABA The Weeknd has just passed a major musical milestone. He's earned two new RIAA Diamond certifications, making him the first Canadian artist to have seven RIAA Diamond-certified tracks. This also makes him only the third artist overall to have seven…


Sabrina Carpenter announces upcoming Short n' Sweet Tour

ABC/John Argueta She's going on tour, 'cause she's a singer. Sabrina Carpenter will embark on the Short n' Sweet tour this fall, she announced on Thursday. The upcoming headlining North American tour spans 29 dates and hits cities across the U.S. and Canada. She'll be joined by…


Katy Perry reteaming with Dr. Luke, Max Martin for new album

Jack Bridgland It seems Katy Perry’s new era involves some old collaborators.  According to Rolling Stone, Katy enlisted producers from her previous albums Teenage Dream and Prism to help her craft her upcoming sixth studio album, informally referred to as KP6. She’s reteaming with Dr.…


Justin Timberlake's lawyer releases statement following singer's DWI arrest

Sag Harbor Village Police Department Justin Timberlake’s lawyer has released a statement following the singer’s arrest on charges of driving while intoxicated early Tuesday morning. “I look forward to vigorously defending Mr. Timberlake on these allegations,” said attorney…


Post Malone announces new album, 'F-1 Trillion'

Disney/Frank Micelotta Post Malone is revving up to release his sixth studio album The singer announced Tuesday that his new album, F-1 Trillion, is set to drop on Aug. 16. He revealed the title on a billboard in Nashville and posted a photo of the sign on social media with the caption,…


Noah Kahan's opening act for NYC, Boston is a full-circle moment

Pooneh Ghana Five years ago, when Noah Kahan's career was just getting started, he got the opportunity to open for James Bay. But in an illustration of how things go in the music business, this July James will be opening for Noah as he plays in two iconic…


Ed Sheeran is the most played artist in the U.K. for the seventh time

Dave J Hogan/Getty Images The U.K. can't get enough of Ed Sheeran. The hitmaker is the U.K.'s most-played artist of the year for the seventh time in nine years, according to a chart compiled by the music licensing company PPL. “Thank you for naming me the most played artist for…