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'Trolls Band Together' brings you animated *NSYNC members and Camila Cabello, too

L-R: Ablaze (Joey Fatone), Hype (JC Chasez), Branch (Justin Timberlake), Trickee (Chris Kirkpatrick) and Boom (Lance Bass);© DreamWorks Animation LLC

Trolls Band Together is in theaters November 17 and the guys from *NSYNC don’t just sing “Better Place” on the soundtrack: They actually provide voices for the members of a Troll boy band called “Kismet” — *NSYNC’s original name.  At a special screening of the film earlier this week, Joey Fatone explained that because the movie is about boy bands, it was perfect project.... [Read Full Story]

Music Notes: Taylor Swift, Elton John and more


False God? We know Taylor Swift‘s fans worship her, but Swifties in Brazil are taking things even further. They want to decorate Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer statue in honor of Taylor’s shows there. Their proposed plan is to project onto the statue an image of the “Junior Jewels” shirt Taylor wears in the “You Belong With Me” video. Taylor kicks off her Brazil Eras Tour shows on November 17.... [Read Full Story]

New college course on Taylor Swift comes complete with Easter eggs and friendship bracelets

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Over the last few years, dozens of colleges and universities have launched courses devoted to Taylor Swift, with most of them about her songwriting and her lyrics. But the University of Houston is taking things one step further with a new course that comes complete with friendship bracelets and Easter eggs.... [Read Full Story]

Music notes: Mariah Carey, Jonas Brothers and more


Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” is a holiday favorite – but what’s Mariah’s personal favorite Christmas song? “My favorite all-time Christmas song is Nat King Cole’s version of ‘[The] Christmas Song’ — that’s my favorite,” Mariah said on The Jennifer Hudson Show Wednesday. “That was my grandmother’s favorite.” As for her favorite Christmas movie? “Well, I love Elf. I gotta say that,” Mariah shared. “And then I like Miracle on 34th Street, the original one. It’s an older one, but it’s got something about it.”... [Read Full Story]

Music notes: Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson and more


Taylor Swift has added two new shows to the London, England, leg of The Eras Tour in August 2024. Taylor Nation made the announcement on its social channels on Tuesday. “God, we love the English,” the caption reads, a reference to Taylor’s 2019 Lover track “London Boy.” “A limited number of fans who previously registered for shows in London will be selected for access to the sale and receive notifications via email starting today,” the post reads.... [Read Full Story]