Ariana Grande

Nov
23
New Music: Ariana Grande – ‘Santa Tell Me’

Santa Tell Me

The holidays are here, and Ariana Grande has just the song to put you in the spirit. The pop diva kicks off the season with her Christmas single “Santa Tell Me.” On the festive jingle, she wishes for Santa Claus to bring her a true love that lasts throughout the years.

“Santa tell me if you’re really there / Don’t make me fall in love again if he won’t be here next year,” she sings before being joined by a choir.

A video has already been shot and you can catch Ariana performing the song at “A Very Grammy Christmas,” which airs on December 5.

This is not Ariana’s first foray into Christmas music. Last year, she released her four-song EP Christmas Kisses including her cover of Wham!’s “Last Christmas.”

Following Sunday’s AMAs, she hit the studio to record for her “Bang Bang” collaborator Nicki Minaj’s upcoming album The Pinkprint.

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Nov
23
Jessie J, Ariana Grande, & Nicki Minaj Perform ‘Bang Bang’ at AMAs

Nicki Minaj, Jessie J, and Ariana Grande

All gold everything. Following their solo performances, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj returned to the AMA stage to perform their top 10 smash “Bang Bang” with Jessie J. The British sensation made her way through the aisles, dancing with Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, Lorde, and her boyfriend Luke James before meeting up with Ariana and Nicki onstage.

The ladies, decked out in gold, dazzled the crowd with their explosive set.

Watch them in action below.

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Nov
23
Ariana Grande and The Weeknd Perform ‘Love Me Harder’ at AMAs

The Weeknd and Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande brought her big voice to the American Music Awards on Sunday. Looking gorgeous in a floor-length black dress, the pop diva performed a jazzy version of her hit singles “Problem” and “Break Free,” and was joined by The Weeknd for their top 10 duet “Love Me Harder.”

Her new Christmas single “Santa Tell Me” goes to iTunes at midnight.

See her stripped-down set below.

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Nov
19
Ariana Grande, Big Sean, Pharrell, & Mary J. Blige Celebrate ‘A Very Grammy Christmas’

Big Sean and Ariana Grande

Christmas came early during the taping of “A Very Grammy Christmas” at the Shrine Auditorium in L.A. on Tuesday. Hosted by LL Cool J, the one-hour special featured today’s biggest stars performing holiday songs and their current hits as well as sharing their favorite holiday memories.

Pharrell Williams, decked out in a Christmas sweater, covered the classic “Please Come Home for Christmas” and performed his G I R L cut “Lost Queen” with his Baes.

Ariana Grande and Big Sean showed some PDA while performing their duet “Best Mistake.” The cute couple, coordinated in a red dress and black tuxedo, walked off stage hand-in-hand after their romantic set. Ariana also cozied up in front of the fireplace for a festive performance of her new holiday single “Santa Tell Me,” which debuts November 24.

The Queen of R&B, Mary J. Blige, spread some cheer of her own with selections from her upcoming album The London Sessions.

In addition to the performances, the nominations for Album of the Year for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards will be announced during “A Very Grammy Christmas,” which airs December 5 at 9 p.m. on CBS.

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Nov
13
New Music: Major Lazer f/ Ariana Grande – ‘All My Love’

Ariana Grande

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 soundtrack has produced some unexpected collaborations between The Chemical Brothers and Miguel, Haim and Pusha T, and now Ariana Grande links with Major Lazer on the Diplo-produced “All My Love.” The pop powerhouse adds her angelic vocals to the animalistic EDM beat.

The soundtrack lineup was curated by Lorde and also features Q-Tip, Tinashe, Grace Jones, and a Kanye West-produced remix to “Yellow Flicker Beat.”

Ariana has announced plans to release a brand new Christmas song called “Santa Tell Me” on November 24, a year after her holiday EP Christmas Kisses.

Hear her get down with Major Lazer.

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Nov
11
Ariana Grande and Jessie J to Remake Brandy and Monica’s ‘The Boy Is Mine’

Jessie J and Ariana Grande

Sixteen years after Brandy and Monica topped the charts with “The Boy Is Mine,” two of pop’s leading ladies, Ariana Grande and Jessie J, are bringing the diva duet back to life.

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Nov
9
Ariana Grande, Alicia Keys, & Ed Sheeran Perform at MTV EMA

Alicia Keys and Ariana Grande

Nicki Minaj wasn’t the only superstar performer at the 2014 MTV EMA. Alicia Keys, Ed Sheeran, U2, Enrique Iglesias, and more all brought their talents to Glasgow, Scotland for Sunday’s big show.

Ariana Grande kicked off the evening on a high note by performing a medley of her smash hits “Problem” and “Break Free.” The pop diva also took home the awards for Best Female and Best Song (“Problem”), which was presented to her by Alicia Keys and Emeli Sandé.

Ariana’s boyfriend Big Sean was cheering her on. “Shine bright my baby!!! U look amazing!” he told her, to which she responded, “You’re my favorite.”

Following an introduction from Redfoo, a pregnant Alicia Keys—beaming in white—belted out her empowering anthem “We Are Here” from the O2 Academy.

Ed Sheeran also charmed the crowd at The Hydro with his acoustic ballad “Thinking Out Loud.”

Other winners included Beyoncé for Best Song with a Message (“Pretty Hurts”), Justin Bieber for Best Male, and Katy Perry and Juicy J for Best Video (“Dark Horse”).

If you missed out, catch all the EMAzing performances below.

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