Ariana Grande’s The Way certified Gold, Jonas Brothers have been added to Radio Disney playlist, Jason Derulo’s The Other Side just short of breaking Lady Gaga’s record, iHeart Radio Rising Star is getting interesting, Drew Seeley and Amy Paffrath return from Honeymoon, The Civil Wars to release new album late summer, The Good Mad announces two shows, Oz The Great and Powerful coming to Blu-ray on June 11th, Thomas Kasp to appear on NBC’s Community
Congrats! Ariana Grande‘s debut single, The Way has been certified Gold.
After a month of deliberations, Radio Disney has added the Jonas Brothers new single, Pom Poms to their playlist. The song was first tested on the Music Mailbag on April 6th.
Jason Derulo‘s 2013 is shaping up to be one of his best yet. After premiering The Other Side via Ryan Seacrest’s radio program last week, the song has trumped the Top 40 charts becoming the #1 most added record in the format this year with over 120 adds across the country: just 25 stations short of the all-time record set by former touring mate Lady Gaga.
It’s starting to get interesting! In the last three days we’ve had three different artists at the #1 spot of Macy’s iHeart Radio Rising Star contest. After 31 days of voting, Jessie Malay has risen to the top for the first time. To cast your vote, visit Macys/iHeart.com/Macys.
Today Drew Seeley and his wife Amy Paffrath will return from their wedding adventure at sea. The 5 day/4 night excursion included stops in Key West and Cozumel, Mexico with family and friends. Pictures of the happy couple should be surfacing shortly.
The Civil Wars’ highly anticipated sophomore self-titled album will be released late summer 2013 on Sensibility Music/Columbia Records. This is the follow up to the three-time Grammy Award-winning duo’s acclaimed debut, Barton Hollow, which is now certified RIAA Gold in the U.S.
On May 11th, The Good Mad featuring Allie Gonino (The Lying Game) will be performing at the Willamette Valley Music Festival held at the University of Oregon. Fore more details, visit musicfest.uoregon.edu. Then on the 13th, they’ll be at High Dive in Seattle, WA.
Disney’s Oz The Great and Powerful will once again provide audiences with a magical entertainment experience when it debuts for in-home release on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, Digital and On-Demand, June 11th.
Blu-ray Bonus Features:
➢ The Magic of “Oz The Great and Powerful” (Second Screen Experience) – An immersive Second Screen experience that details all things Oz. From an interactive map full of secrets and surprises, to an inside look at the spectacular world of Oz. This App provides exclusive access to invigorating and exclusive content including:
• The Enchanting Characters and Creatures of Oz – From Munchkins and Tinkers to good witches, bad witches, and flying baboons, this piece follows each character and creature of the Land of Oz from inspiration to final outcome.
• The Sounds of Magical Oz – What adds fragility to the sounds of China Girl’s footsteps; ferocity to the tornado; or weight to the flutter of Finley’s flapping wings?
• Sleight of Hand: Zach Braff Puppet Theater – Actor, and voice of Finley, Zach Braff introduces viewers to the Finley mockup.
• Mariah Carey Music Video
➢ My Journey in Oz by James Franco – A personal story produced and directed by James Franco.
➢ Mr. Elfman’s Musical Concoctions – An interview with composer Danny Elfman unveils his inspiration in scoring “Oz The Great And Powerful.”
➢ China Girl and the Suspension of Disbelief – This feature uncloaks the several forms of movie magic employed to bring China Girl to life, from the initial artwork and character design, to the on-set puppeteering during filmmaking, and finally, through each stage of the visual-effects process; and includes an interview with Joey King, the voice of China Girl.
➢ Before Your Very Eyes: From Kansas to Oz – Production designer Robert Stromberg takes viewers through the set design of the Land of Oz, from sketching his original ideas on a napkin, through to the final set pieces and the accompanying visual effects.
➢ Mila’s Metamorphosis – Lead makeup artist Howard Berger expands on one of the oldest, most tried-and-true forms of movie magic: makeup design and effects.
➢ Walt Disney and the Road to Oz – It is well known that Walt Disney had a fascination with the Land of Oz since he was a child. See how that fascination grew into inspiration as he began planning for his own adaptation of the stories in the classic Baum books.
DVD Bonus Features:
➢ Walt Disney and the Road to Oz
Thomas Kasp (Space Warriors) will be guest starring in an all-new episode of NBC’s Community, tonight at 7pm CST. The episode is entitled Heroic Origins. (Pictured above: Thomas with Community star Donald Glover).
5:30pm CST – A Walk to Remember (ABC Family)
Forced to tutor students at a school, a young delinquent falls for a minister’s daughter.
7pm CST – American Idol: Results Show (FOX)
Contestants face elimination; David Cook performs.
7pm CST – Big Time Rush: Big Time Invasion (Nickelodeon)
The boys try to stop the invasion of a British boy band; the boys hire a music manager to help Gustavo; a rift forms between band members.
7pm CST – Enchanted (Disney Channel)
Banished by an evil queen, a princess from a fairy-tale world lands in modern Manhattan, where music, magic and “happily ever after” are sorely lacking.
7pm CST – The Vampire Diaries: She’s Come Undone (CW)
In hope of turning Elena’s humanity back on, Damon and Stefan provoke her in a new, brutal way; Rebekah receives unsolicited advice from Matt; Katherine is suspicious of an offer from Bonnie.
7:30pm CST – The Last Song (ABC Family)
In a Southern beach town, a man tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter through their shared love of music.
8pm CST – Glee: Wonder-ful (FOX)
The glee club members perform Stevie Wonder songs; Artie receives potentially life-changing news; Rachel prepares for her callback.
Aaron Carter with special guests Ryan Cabrera, Tyler Hilton, & Teddy Geiger
All Time Low, Pierce The Veil, Mayday Parade and You Me At Six
Ellie Goulding and Charli XCX
Woodvale Pentecostal Church
Las Vegas, NV