Adele, Elton John and more of the Week’s Biggest Winners (October 15)
Take a look at Billboardthe weekly recap of and the “awards” it gives to this week’s headlines.
Funniest Music News: Kim Kardashian roasts her whole family for SNL start
Whether it was poking fun at her sister Kourtney and Travis Barker’s PDA or even teasing her divorce from Kanye West and all the KarJenner Kontroversy in between, Kim Kardashian didn’t hesitate for her first gig of accommodation on Saturday Night Live October 9. Watch his opening monologue here and the rest of his skits here.
Sweetest Music News: Usher and Lance Bass welcome new babies to their family
Usher announced on Tuesday (October 12) that he recently welcomed his fourth child and second with his girlfriend Jenn Goicoechea, a baby boy named Sire Castrello Raymond. Meanwhile, Lance Bass and her husband Michael Turchin became dads for the first time (twice) with their “baby dragon” twins, a girl named Violet Betty and a boy named Alexander James on Wednesday, October 13. See the first photo of Usher’s baby here and Bass’s sweet announcement here.
Biggest Music News: Adele releases first single in five years “Easy On Me” from upcoming album 30
Adele makes us choke on tears over her emotional new piano ballad “Easy On Me”, which she released on Friday (October 15th). “Easy On Me” is the first single from his highly anticipated upcoming album 30, which she also announced earlier this week, would be released on November 19. 30. Listen to “Easy On Me” here, and read our song review here, and find Adele’s new album announcement here.
Most Record-breaking Musical News: Elton John Becomes Top 10 Artist With Top 10 UK Charts Over Six Decades
The Rocket Man made history on the UK charts when his “Cold Heart” assisted by Dua Lipa and Pnau exploded into the UK Singles Chart top 10 last week, making him the first artist in history to hit the UK Singles Chart. rank in the UK top 10 in six different decades. . The song finally reached the top of the charts on Friday (Oct. 15) after spending three straight weeks at No.2. Across the Pond, John is expanding his list of the Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 to five. different decades, after “Cold Heart” rose to number 32 this week. Learn more here and here.
Most Surprising Music News: Kacey Musgraves’ Album Deemed Ineligible For Country Grammy Album
Kacey Musgraves Fifth Album damn was deemed ineligible for the best country album category at the 64th annual Grammy Awards next year after the country selection committee decided it wasn’t the best fit for the genre. But the singer herself made sure she had a word: “You can take the girl out of the country (like) but you can’t take the girl out of the country,” she retorted on Twitter. Read more about the Recording Academy’s decision here and here and Musgraves’ response here.
Most Inspirational Music News: Ariana Grande Offers $ 5 Million In Free Therapy
In honor of World Mental Health Day Sunday (October 10), Ariana Grande has partnered with Better Help, an online therapy provider, to donate up to $ 5 million in therapy free. “I wanted to do it again with @betterhelp in the hopes of providing access to a few more people and maybe inspiring a few of you to try something new and prioritize your own. healing, âshe wrote on her social media. Learn more about Grande’s free therapy resource here.