5 years since Carly Rae Jepsen viral video for Call Me Maybe, Republic Records releases Christina Grimmie’s song Invisible, New single by Temecula Road, Demi Lovato at Beautykind Unites, Bridgit Mendler at SXSW, Bella Thorne’s Famous In Love coming to Freeform, Win a trip to Kids’ Choice Awards 2017
Five Years ago today, Carlos Pena of Big Time Rush posted a video set to the music of Carly Rae Jepsen’s Call Me Maybe on his YouTube account. It starred Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ashley Tisdale, Big Time Rush, and Samantha Droke and created enough viral buzz to propel this infectious track to #1 on Billboards Hot 100. To date, it has been viewed over 73 million times. T2 Rewind: Listen to Carly Rae Jepsen speak with T2 about Call Me Maybe and this music video on March 12, 2012.
Republic Records has announced that they’ll be partnering with ZXL Music and the Grimmie Family to release new music by Christina Grimmie. The first single, Invisible was released yesterday at iTunes. Next month, they plan to release the EP titled, Side B.
Mainstream Top 40 – MediaBase 24/7
3. Zayn/Taylor Swift – I Don’t Wanna Live Forever
4. Alessia Cara – Scars To Your Beautiful
8. Ariana Grande – Side To Side f/Nicki Minaj
9. The Chainsmokers – Paris
10. Shawn Mendes – Mercy
14. Katy Perry – Chained To The Rhythm
15. Bruno Mars – This Is What I Like
16. Bebe Rexha – I Got You
17. Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
18. Niall Horan – This Town
22. Noah Cyrus – Make Me (Cry) f/Labrinth
23. Adele – Water Under The Bridge
24. Ariana Grande – Everyday f/Future
28. Lukas Graham – You’re Not There
34. Sabrina Carpenter – Thumbs
Sabrina Carpenter rebounds on the Top 40 this week. Thumbs is now at 34 after gaining 84 spins this week.
The new single by Temecula Road is now available at iTunes. You can also check out the music video for What If I Kissed You on YouTube. In December, T2 caught up with the Emma, Maddie and Dawson. Click here to listen to the interview.
Demi Lovato will share the stage at Beautykind Unites in Arlington, TX on March 25th with The Band Perry, Jake Owen and Cole Swindell.
Bridgit Mendler will be performing at the WFNM showcase at SXSW in Austin, TX on March 17th.
It’s coming, April 18th! The date has been set for the premiere of Freeform’s new series, Famous In Love starring Bella Thorne.
Want to go to the Kids’ Choice Awards 2017? Nickelodeon has kicked off their Ultimate Sweepstakes that includes hotel and transportation, access to the KCA rehearsals and backstage, a chance to walk the Orange Carpet, tickets, and the opportunity to meet Nick Cannon. Fore more details, visit: Nick.com.
10am CST – Tarzan (Freeform)
Disney’s animated version of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ classic adventure tale of a human boy who’s raised by a family of gorillas. Voices include Minnie Driver, Glenn Close, Rosie O’Donnell, Tony Goldwyn, Nigel Hawthorne, Brian Blessed and Lance Henriksen.
11am CST – Selena (Lifetime)
Biopic of the Tejano singer who was gunned down by an assistant at the height of her fame. The focus is primarily on Selena’s relationship with her family, including her demanding manager-father, and her rise to stardom.
12pm CST – Cars (Freeform)
A cocky hot rod gets stranded in a desert town en route to a big race, and gets a long-overdue lesson in humility. With the help of the town’s quirky car population, he learns that sometimes life is more about the voyage than the outcome of the race.
2:40pm CST – Cars 2 (Freeform)
While superstar race car Lightning McQueen prepares to compete in the World Grand Prix, his best friend Mater accidentally becomes involved in international espionage. The whole crew must work together to rescue Mater, stop the bad guys and win the big race.
3:45pm CST – Casino Royale (TMC)
Daniel Craig is aces in his first go-round as British secret agent James Bond, who tries his hand at outwitting a terrorist banker.
5:30pm CST – The Parent Trap (E!)
Remake of the 1961 Disney comedy about separated identical twins who meet at camp, change places and hatch a plot to reunite their divorced parents. In this version, one twin is from California and the other is from London. Lindsay Lohan makes her film debut as twins Hallie and Annie.
5:10pm CST – Aladdin (Freeform)
Robin Williams lends his voice to the genie in this charming, energetic musical based on the “Arabian Nights” tale. It’s the story of a street urchin who discovers a magic lamp. An Oscar-winner for Best Score and Original Song (“A Whole New World”). Other voices include Scott Weinger, Gilbert Gottfried and Linda Larkin.
7pm CST – The Thundermans: Orange Is the New Max (Nickelodeon)
Phoebe wants to protect Max from himself after he’s asked to give a speech to young supervillains in prison, but her efforts do more harm than good.
7:20pm CST – Big Hero 6 (Freeform)
A young tech whiz named Hiro must save his city from a nefarious villain with the help of his inflatable robot Baymax, as well as his friends Go Go Tomago, Wasabi, Honey Lemon and Fred.
7:30pm CST – Game Shakers: Bunger Games (Nickelodeon)
A pop star hires the gang to make a lifestyle game and invites Babe to join her elite squad, leaving Kenzie feeling all alone.
8pm CST – Diary Of A Wimpy Kid (Disney Channel)
A middle-school student deals with bullies, a cruel older brother and his own unpopularity while hatching a number of schemes to make himself cool in this adaptation of Jeff Kinney’s series of comic novels for tweens.
Ariana Grande, Little Mix, and Victoria Monet
Paradise Rock Club
Mexico City, Mexico