MUSIC LEGEND DIANA ROSS TO RECEIVE THE “AMERICAN MUSIC AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT” AT THE “2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS®”
dick clark productions and ABC announced today that music superstar Diana Ross will be honored at the “2017 American Music Awards” with the “American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement,” in recognition of her remarkable career and her outstanding artistic contributions to the entertainment industry and popular culture. A seven-time American Music Awards winner, Ms. Ross has a long-standing connection to the AMAs. In addition to attending the very first show in 1974 and leading several show-stopping performances throughout the years – including a star-studded performance of “We Are The World” in 1986, she hosted the show in both 1986 and 1987 and was on-hand in 2014 to present the first ever “Dick Clark Award for Excellence” to Taylor Swift. As this year’s “American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement” recipient, the legendary singer will take the stage for a rare performance. The “2017 American Music Awards,” the world’s largest fan-voted awards show where music enthusiasts watch their favorite artists and pop culture icons come together to honor idols, newcomers and record-breakers in the contemporary music scene, will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 8:00pm ET on ABC.
The “2017 American Music Awards” will mark the 45thanniversary of the legendary music awards show that has brought fans the biggest musical superstars and most compelling live performances over the last four decades. As the kick-off to this year’s highly anticipated show, international music sensation Ciara today announced six categories from the “2017 American Music Awards” nominees live on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” followed by a full reveal of all nominees via Facebook Live on the American Music Awards and Billboard pages.
After releasing two hits from their latest album “Nada Vale Mas Que Tú”, Kinky surprised us with the video of their third single, “Acento en la u”, featuring Mariel Mariel, which premiered on MTV on October 4.
Veteran music producer and television personality Randy Jackson and his partners Richard G. Stewart Jr., and Sammy Oritilaunched their new production complex Starwest Studios last night at an invitation-only event that displayed the many attributes of their Burbank complex to best effect. Guests were treated to amazing live performances from top dancers Immabeast Dance Co., NBC’s “World of Dance” semifinalist Diana Pombo, and Bollywood dance, music, art, acrobatics performers Karmagraphy.
As featured in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Forbes, Huffington Post, Vibe and more, Erika Ender has been nominated for Song of the Year with “Despacito” and Best Singer-Songwriter Album with her fifth studio album “Tatuajes” at this year’s Latin Grammy Awards. Last year, Ender took home the award for Best Regional Song with “Ataúd”, which she co-wrote with Manu Moreno and Mónica Vélez for Los Tigres del Norte, illustrating the wide range of genres in which Ender has achieved huge successes.
Meet Justin Jesso, the co-writer and vocalist behind Kygo’s new track “Stargazing”. The LA-based singer, writer and creator joins U2, Selena Gomez, Ellie Goulding and more on Kygo’s new five-track EP of the same name. Co-written with Kygo, Jamie Hartman, and Stuart Crichton, and produced by Kygo, the single can be heard on Spotify’s “New Music Friday” playlist and iTunes “Best of the Week.”
Avicii has shared the official video for his new single ‘Lonely Together’. Taken from his current EP ‘AVĪCI’, the track features British pop singer Rita Ora, who performed the song live on the first episode of the 2017 series of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing on the 9th of September.
Yesterday, Snapchat launched all new “World Lenses” starring users’ own 3D Bitmoji. These Lenses use augmented reality by placing your own unique Bitmoji in the real world through the Snapchat camera.
Today, Avicii becomes first artist to ever be featured by Snapchat using this new 3D bitmoji lens. Soundtracking this campaign is his song “Without You” featuring Sandro Cavazza, also the first music to ever be featured using this new 3D bitmoji technology in the app.
El divertido y sentimental video fue gabado en Acapulco/Puerto San Marques y Las Brisas, y cuenta la historia de dos generaciones de padres e hijos, centrándose en como se conocieron y enamoraron y como su amor perdura en el tiempo.
Piece of Magic Entertainment announced today that Avicii: True Stories, a compelling new documentary film by Levan Tsikurishvili, will be premiering on October 26 in selected cinemas worldwide. Avicii: True Stories traces the unvarnished truth behind the success of Grammy-nominated producer, songwriter and artist Avicii (A.K.A. Tim Bergling)– one of the world’s highest grossing live music artists whose seemingly sudden decision last year to quit doing live shows came as a complete chock to his fans and the industry. The film reveals the choices he faced and his thoughts at the time.
The Panamanian-born Erika Ender co-wrote “Despacito”, and is now tied with Mariah Carey as a female songwriter with the longest-running No. 1 hit of all time. Additionally, the Latin Grammy-winning songwriter and TV personality is the first female songwriter to have a No. 1 on Billboard’s “Hot 100” chart in Spanish.
DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE VS DAVID GUETTA FEAT KIIARA RELEASE THE STUNNING IBIZA VISUALS FOR ‘COMPLICATED’
After a live rendition during their headlining Tomorrowland set featuring an appearance from Kiiara – superstar DJs Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike have released the video for their David Guetta assisted track, “Complicated”. The Radio 1-supported track has already amassed over 13 million streams on Spotify.
After eight intense years of music-making and touring around the world – Avicii, aka Tim Bergling– announced that he was stepping down from the stage. People everywhere thought he had left the music scene for good. Shortly after Tim went out on a journey across the States together with his closest friends and creators, and this transformational journey led him back to the joy of doing what had always meant the most to him – composing music. One of the first tracks to come out of that process was “Without You”, a song of freedom and empowerment, featuring Sandro Cavazza. Avicii performed the track at Miami’s Ultra Music Festival in 2016.
Michael Jackson’s Thriller 3D, long rumored and highly anticipated by fans, will make its world premiere at the 74th Venice Film Festival 2017, announced the Estate of Michael Jackson today.
Watch video announcement here.