Ariana Grande

Sep
10
Ariana Grande to Perform on ‘SNL’ Season Premiere

Ariana Grande

Live from New York, it’s Ariana Grande! The pop diva will make her “Saturday Night Live” debut later this month.

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Sep
8
Ariana Grande Performs Medley on ‘X Factor’ Australia

Ariana Grande

Fresh off her No. 1 album My Everything, Ariana Grande headed to Australia to launch her international promo tour. Looking gorgeous in a short gold dress, the pop diva belted out an eight-minute medley of her hits “Problem,” “Bang Bang,” and “Break Free” on the Australian edition of “The X Factor.”

“X factor aus was the most fun. thank u aussie loves for the overwhelming love, u were living! u made my heart explodee thank u for having me,” Ariana told her fans.

She has announced the first set of dates for her U.S. tour, which kicks off next February.

Watch Ariana bring her everything to the land down under.

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Sep
6
Lupe Fiasco, Common, Jennifer Hudson, & Ariana Grande Perform on ‘Stand Up to Cancer’

Lupe Fiasco, Jennifer Hudson, and Common

The stars came together for a good cause during the 4th biennial “Stand Up to Cancer” event at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Friday. Celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Kerry Washington, and Halle Berry took the stage to help raise money to end cancer during the one-hour telethon, which aired across multiple networks.

Ariana Grande performed her ballad “My Everything” in tribute to her grandfather, who passed away of cancer in July. “Sobbed my eyes out as soon as I got back. idk how he was just here & now he’s not & I’m singing a song in his honor. sucks a lot #fuckcancer,” she tweeted.

Lupe Fiasco closed out the show with Common and Jennifer Hudson. The Chicago natives banded together to perform their fighters’ anthem “Remission” for the first time.

Common was also spotted backstage doing the Nae Nae. “Stop before you hurt someone,” JHUD told him.

All the donations received go to support collaborative cancer research programs. You can join the fight by visiting standup2cancer.org.

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Sep
4
Ariana Grande Performs National Anthem at NFL Kickoff Game

Ariana Grande

Before the Green Bay Packers took on the Seattle Seahawks, Pharrell Williams and Ariana Grande touched down with pre-game performances at Thursday’s NFL season opener.

Rocking a rhinestone-studded Seahawks jersey, the pop diva belted out “The Star-Spangled Banner” on the field while both teams looked on from the sidelines.

“Your rendition got the best of us. At least the important one of us got it right. #Kickoff2014FauxPas,” tweeted the Seahawks, who were down 3-7 in the first quarter.

Ariana’s sophomore album My Everything topped the charts this week with 169,000 copies, becoming her second No. 1 album in less than a year.

Her boyfriend Big Sean congratulated her, writing, “2 #1 albums within a year! Congrats to Ari.”

Watch Ariana soar with her patriotic performance.

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Sep
3
Ariana Grande Scores Second No. 1 Album

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande is back on top. The pop diva scores her second No. 1 album in less than a year with My Everything.

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Aug
29
Ariana Grande Brings Her ‘Everything’ to ‘Today’ Concert Series

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande capped off her release week with an appearance on the “Today” Summer Concert Series. Throngs of fans packed New York’s Rockefeller Plaza on Friday to watch the pint-sized diva perform songs off her album My Everything, which is set to debut at No. 1 next week.

She belted out “Problem,” “Break Free,” “Bang Bang,” and “Break Your Heart Right Back” during the mini-concert.

She also forecasted the weather with Al Roker, brought her grandmother Nonna on set, and sat down with Matt Lauer for an interview.

When asked how she remains grounded, she said, “I spend a lot of time with my family. … I just have to constantly remind myself how lucky I am to do what I love.”

She and Big Sean were recently seen holding hands at the VMAs, but she remained coy when asked about her romantic relationship. “Oh my goodness, y’all are putting me on the spot!” she said before declaring, “I’m happy.”

Watch the pop sensation take over the Plaza.

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Aug
28
Ariana Grande Performs ‘Break Free’ on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Ariana Grande

Fresh off her VMA performance, Ariana Grande landed her spaceship at Radio City Music Hall for “America’s Got Talent” on Wednesday.

Wearing cat ears and a little black dress, the 21-year-old diva gave an out-of-this-world performance of her Zedd-produced hit “Break Free” during the live results show, receiving a standing ovation from the judges including Howard Stern and Heidi Klum.

“Thanks for having me AGT! sweetest audience ever. love u & thank u,” tweeted Ariana.

Her new album My Everything, which features The Weekend, A$AP Ferg, Iggy Azalea, and Childish Gambino, is expected to sell 150-170,000 copies in its first week.

Watch her break free on live TV.

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