I Talk About The New Self-Titled Shawn Mendes Album On TRL’s Fresh Out Friday Panel

Shawn Mendes kicked off his music career on the late six second video social media platform Vine, making a name for himself as a teen pop star and heartthrob. He released his debut album Handwritten in 2015 and found radio success with his single “Stitches.” He followed up with his second album Illuminate in 2016 featuring hit singles like “Treat You Better” and “There’s Nothing … Continue reading I Talk About The New Self-Titled Shawn Mendes Album On TRL’s Fresh Out Friday Panel

‘The Dive’ Episode 4 Features New Music By MNEK, Kim Petras, PRETTYMUCH, And More

Each month I take a musical journey through Spotify to find new music, which culminates in a deep dive of the songs and artists in a new episode of The Dive. In my fourth episode, I discuss music by artists including MNEK, Kim Petras, Tori Kelly, PRETTYMUCH, Sasha Sloan, and more! Subscribe to my YouTube channel so you’re aware of new episodes premiering each month. … Continue reading ‘The Dive’ Episode 4 Features New Music By MNEK, Kim Petras, PRETTYMUCH, And More

Meredith O’Connor Teases Her Upcoming Anti-bullying Film ‘Playing The Game’

Now a pop star and anti-bullying activist, Meredith O’Connor isn’t shy about sharing her experiences with bullying. As a student on Long Island, she even dealt with a bully who broke her nose during school and didn’t feel like she had a safe space to get help, according to Thrive Global. But when her original song “Celebrity” took off on YouTube back in 2013, O’Connor … Continue reading Meredith O’Connor Teases Her Upcoming Anti-bullying Film ‘Playing The Game’

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‘The Dive’ Episode 3 Features New Music By Hayley Kiyoko, Alma, RAYE, Kiana Lede, And More

Each month I take a musical journey through Spotify to find new music, which culminates in a deep dive of the songs and artists in a new episode of The Dive. In my third episode, I discuss music by artists including Hayley Kiyoko, Leroy Sanchez, Kiana Lede, Alma, RAYE, and more! Subscribe to my YouTube channel so you’re aware of new episodes premiering each month. … Continue reading ‘The Dive’ Episode 3 Features New Music By Hayley Kiyoko, Alma, RAYE, Kiana Lede, And More

‘The Dive’ Episode 2 Features New Music By Tove Styrke, Dan + Shay, Tayá, Olivia Noelle, And More

I recently launched a new music discovery series called The Dive on my YouTube channel. Each month I’ll take a musical journey through Spotify to find new music and create playlists, which will culminate in a deep dive of the songs and artists in a new episode of The Dive. In my second episode, I discuss music by artists including Tove Styrke, Austin Mahone, Dan … Continue reading ‘The Dive’ Episode 2 Features New Music By Tove Styrke, Dan + Shay, Tayá, Olivia Noelle, And More

Introducing My New Music Discovery Series ‘The Dive;’ First Episode Featuring Camila Cabello, Troye Sivan, And More

A new year is a new chance for discovery! For 2018, one of my big goals is to expose myself to different music and artists that I hadn’t heard of before. I’ll be using Spotify to find new-to-me music and create playlists every month. But sharing playlists isn’t enough for me — I want to talk about what I’ve found and share them with fellow … Continue reading Introducing My New Music Discovery Series ‘The Dive;’ First Episode Featuring Camila Cabello, Troye Sivan, And More

Camila Cabello’s Solo Album Debuts at No. 1

Big congrats to Camila Cabello whose debut solo album Camila hit number one on the Billboard 200 Albums chart! Her single “Havana” featuring Young Thug has also taken the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100. The former Fifth Harmony singer joins Gwen Stefani, Beyoncé, and Diana Ross, just to name a few, as women who reached the Billboard 200 in a group and … Continue reading Camila Cabello’s Solo Album Debuts at No. 1