Romi Dames living the dream, Chris Bourne debuts at #4 on iTunes UK chart, Sabrina Carpenters single Thumbs drops to 38, Switchfoot teams up with CURE, Hilton launches Music Happens Here with OneRepublic, Universal’s Volcano Bay opening May 25th, Designual presents Extraordinary at NYFW17, Hollywood Knights game in Thousand Oaks
Quote of the Day:
“Feeling like a grownup mermaid-princess who got to live happily-ever-after in Prince Eric’s bathtub.”
Congrats to Chris Bourne! His upcoming In Your Arms – EP (due March 1st) is currently ranked #4 on the iTunes Bestselling Pre-Order chart in the UK! Have you placed your pre-order yet?
Mainstream Top 40 – MediaBase 24/7
2. Alessia Cara – Scars To Your Beautiful
5. Zayn/Taylor Swift – I Don’t Wanna Live Forever
9. Shawn Mendes – Mercy
10. The Chainsmokers – Paris
11. The Chainsmokers – Closer f/Halsey
13. Niall Horan – This Town
16. Bruno Mars – 24K Magic
18. Bebe Rexha – I Got You
19. Adele – Water Under A Bridge
20. Bruno Mars – That’s What I Like
27. Lukas Graham – You’re Not There
32. Ariana Grande – Everyday f/Future
36. Data – Words
38. Sabrina Carpenter – Thumbs
This past week, Sabrina Carpenter’s new single, Thumbs, picked up an additional 160 spins on Top 40 radio. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough to hold her previous position at 36.
Switchfoot has teamed up with CURE to help heal kids with treatable disabilities. The organization first joined the band on tour last fall and is out on the road with them again for Looking For America: Part II. Together they have raised enough funds to provide over 200 surgeries for children in need. Learn more about to contribute and how your donation could affect the life of a child, here.
From now until February 18th, anyone who donates to CURE will be entered to win a round trip for two to the Philippines to visit the CURE hospital as well as see Switchfoot live in Manila. To donate, click here.
On Thursday, Hilton launched Music Happens Here, an integrated music program that provides Hilton Honors members with unique concert experiences. The kickoff at the Beverly Hilton included a performance by OneRepublic. Some recent Hilton Honors experiences have included:
· Private concerts with Jason Derulo, Halsey, Elle King, Kip Moore and Gary Clark, Jr.
· Spa sessions with Kelsea Ballerini, Tinashe and Colbie Caillat
· Backstage access with Andra Day, Barenaked Ladies, and Imagine Dragons
· Dance lessons with Derek and Julianne Hough and Maks & Val Chmerkovskiy
· Music lessons with Mick Fleetwood, Mike Posner, Christina Perri and Cody Simpson
On May 25th, Universal will celebrate the official grand opening of their third theme park, Universal’s Volcano Bay. This water theme park will be Orlando’s only park offering complete Virtual Line convenience, which means no standing in long lines.
Desigual has returned for a show at New York Fashion Week presenting its FW 17 collection, which has been given the name EXTRAORDINARY. The collection is inspired by the women who were protagonists of the subcultures of the 60s, 70s and 80s and which the brand is reinterpreting with its eyes set on the 21st century. Scenes like the allnighters and the most combative underground of the West Coast in the 60s, early 80s voguing, Californian punk and Spanish new wave. Scenes that Desigual modernizes with the lighthearted and creative codes that characterize the brand.
Today, the Hollywood Knights Celebrity Basketball Team will play against the Thousand Oaks High School Lancer Faculty at Thousand Oaks High School in California. The game starts at 6:30pm and the lineup will include:
Austin North – I Didn’t Do It
Cameron Boyce – Jessie
Jake Short – Lab Rats: Elite Force
Luke Benward – Cloud 9 / Ravenswood
Najee De-Tiege – Power Rangers Samurai
Mackenzie Bourg – American Idol / The Voice
Manny Streetz – OnAir with Ryan Seacrest on 102.7 KIIS FM
11am CST – Cars (Disney Channel)
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.
11:50am CST – Life As We Know It (Freeform)
An ambitious caterer and a network sports director with nothing in common find that opposites attract when circumstances force them to move in together and care for their orphaned goddaughter.
2pm CST – The Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian (Syfy)
The second Narnia film returns human siblings Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy to a fairy-tale world where much has changed since their last visit. They must convince Prince Caspian to defy his own family and help liberate Narnia’s minotaurs, dwarves, talking animals and centaurs.
2pm CST – Shall We Dance on Ice (ABC)
Dance through the ages is spotlighted with a variety of skating and dance performances. Performers include Dmitry Chaplin; Chelsie Hightower; Meryl Davis; and Charlie White. Also: music from the Goo Goo Dolls. Kristi Yamaguchi and Robert Herjavec host.
2:30pm CST – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (Freeform)
Bella becomes pregnant after marrying Edward, which leads to a dangerous childbirth and a shocking realization for werewolf Jacob Black.
4:30pm CST – Safe Haven (E!)
A reclusive woman starts a new life in a small North Carolina town, and reluctantly enters into a romance with a widowed father who helps her confront her troubled past.
5pm CST – The Lego Movie (Cartoon Network)
An average Lego figure is mistaken for a legendary adventurer, and joins a league of superheros in order to defeat a ruthless tyrant.
5:10pm CST – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 (Freeform)
Bella, Edward and Jacob band together to fight a group of ancient vampires who are threatening to destroy Bella and Edward’s family.
7pm CST – Henry Danger: Double Date Danger (Nickelodeon)
Miss Sharpen’s niece visits and chooses Jasper over Henry, and Henry learns she has big plans beyond a simple dinner date.
7:30pm CST – Game Shakers: The Mason Experience (Nickelodeon)
Mason Kendal is moving and Babe gets upset, so Kenzie creates a virtual reality version of Mason. However, Babe loves it so much that she gets a little too swept up in the experience.
8pm CST – Cars 2 (Disney Channel)
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.
8pm CST – Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn: Ye Olde Hand Holde (Nickelodeon)
Dawn gets boastful with claims about her maturity and says she’s ready to go on her first date, which sparks a competition among the siblings.
8:03pm CST – Spy Kids 4: All The Time In The World (Disney XD)
Retired spy Marissa is reactivated by her agency in order to stop the diabolical Timekeeper from taking the entire planet hostage, and she gets some unexpected help from her stepdaughter Rebecca and stepson Cecil.
Switchfoot and Relient K
College Street Music Hall
New Haven, CT