Quickies: Ed Sheeran, Lindsay Lohan, Pentatonix & More
ED SHEERAN RELEASES ACOUSTIC VERSION OF ‘I DON’T CARE’: Ed Sheeran has released an acoustic, stripped-down version of his duet with Justin Bieber, "I Don’t Care." The original version of the song will appear on Ed’s upcoming collaborations album, No. 6 Collaborations Project, out July 12th. The album will also include Ed’s song "Cross Me," featuring Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock.
LINDSAY LOHAN CONFIRMS SHE’S ‘HARD AT WORK’ ON NEW MUSIC: Lindsay Lohan took to Instagram on Saturday to tease a photo of herself in the music studio. Lindsay simply captioned the photo with the headphones emoji – and it sent fans into a frenzy that she is working on new music. Lindsay then took to Twitter to respond to a report about the photo, adding that she’s "Hard At Work" on new music. The last single Lindsay released was "Bossy" back in 2008 while her latest album, A Little More Personal (Raw), was released in 2005.
PENTATONIX RELEASES EMOTIONAL COVER OF ‘SHALLOW’: Pentatonix has put a new spin on the Oscar-winning Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper duet, "Shallow," from A Star Is Born. The a cappella group delivers an emotional rendition of the song, with Scott Hoying singing Bradley’s verse and Kirstin Maldonado singing Gaga’s part. Kevin Olusola accompanies the vocals on cello. "This is one of our favorite songs of last year!" the group tweeted. "We hope you love our version of "Shallow" from @starisbornmovie!" Previously, the group released their rendition of "Waving Through a Window" from Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen.
MILEY CYRUS ANNOUNCES THERE ARE TWO MORE EPS COMING: After dropping her first EP, She Is Coming, Miley Cyrus alerted fans that there are two more EPs coming out soon. "This is the 1st of 3 drops! 6 songs , 3 EP’s !" Miley wrote. "SHE IS COMING / HERE / EVERYTHING all to make up 1 album #SHEISMILEYCYRUS." She added that the "next 2 drops to be announced !"
LAUV GETS REAL ON NEW SINGLE ‘SAD FOREVER’: Lauv has released a new single called "Sad Forever." The song was written in the midst of the 24-year-old’s own struggle with mental health and will featured on his upcoming debut album, ~how i’m feeling~. "This song was written in a dark place but by donating all proceeds to mental health organizations I can only hope it helps others take their first step to ask for help too," he said. Lauv will be donating all proceeds from the track to various mental health organizations across the world that work to de-stigmatize mental health issues.
CHRISTINA AGUILERA CONFIRMS NEW LATIN ALBUM IS COMING: Christina Aguilera teased fans about the upcoming release during her performance at her Xperience residency on Saturday night in Las Vegas. The singer was performing her bilingual Bionic track "Desnudate" during the show when she dropped the hint for the crowd: "Let’s not forget: the Latin album is coming!" she said. Christina’s first Spanish-language album, Mi Reflejo, was released in 2000 and featured hits including "Ven Conmigo (Solamente Tu)" and "Pero Me Acuerdo de Ti."
FERGIE FILES FOR DIVORCE FROM JOSH DUHAMEL: Fergie has filed for divorce from her actor husband, Josh Duhamel. The legal papers were filed in Pasadena on Friday. The former couple announced in September 2017 that they had separated after eight years of marriage. Fergie, 44, and Duhamel, 46, have a 5-year-old son named Axl. They began dating in 2004.