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2017 Billboard Music Awards - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Rachel Platten

She’s someone who is VERY familiar around the STAR 99.9 halls, Rachel Platten has been with us through Acoustic Sessions, performing live at Alive at 5, and coming to the station itself! Rachel really burst on to the scene with “Fight Song,” a massive success, being played just about everywhere. It was featured in TV…Continue Reading

2015 Jingle Bell Ball - Day 2 - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Carly Rae Jepsen

She made her return to music in 2018 after a long hiatus, and with the success of “Call Me Maybe,” Carly Rae Jepsen very well could’ve taken her riches and been a very wealthy one hit wonder, with that song being featured in movies, lots of radio spins, and just about every TV show. But,…Continue Reading

2018 Billboard Music Awards - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- The Chainsmokers

Formed from a unlikely meeting of Alex Paul and Andrew Taggert, one who was an intern at Interscope Records and the other who was working at an art gallery, they went on to become one of the richest DJ’s in music! They started releasing music in 2013, and really caught their big break with the…Continue Reading

Serpentine Gallery Summer Party 2017 - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Charli XCX

Someone who we are VERY familiar with, Charli XCX is a force to be reckoned with, on and off the stage! She started writing songs at just 14 years old while living in England, and eventually worked her way up to writing the hook to “Fancy” by Iggy Azalea. Charli got her first real big break…Continue Reading

59th Annual Grammy Awards - Clive Davis and the Recording Academy's Pre-Grammy Gala and Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Debra Lee - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Charlie Puth

He got his start by posting acoustic covers of songs, comedy skits, and vlogs on Youtube back in 2011, but that was forged after, in just the 6th grade, he went around selling copies of a Christmas album that he made all by himself. His first big break came with the success of “See You…Continue Reading

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Today’s STAR- lovelytheband

So three guys meet in a club…it sounds like the start of a bad joke but for lovelytheband, that’s actually how they linked up! Sam Price, Mitchy Collins, and Jordan Greenwald all were at a club in West Hollywood when the idea was thrown out that they should make music together back in 2016. They…Continue Reading

2018 Billboard Music Awards - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato has went through some SERIOUS stuff over the past year, having overdosed and now is six months sober! But, she’s happy, and clean as she revealed to fans that she has a Grammy nomination with Christina Aguilera! She first got her start on the hit children’s TV show “Barney” and that lead her to…Continue Reading

Miley Cyrus in Concert on NBC's "The Today Show" at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City - May 26, 2017

Today STAR- Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus was on top of the world when she was cast as Hannah Montana back in the day, and that lead to an incredible category of hit songs! She has earned nine top-ten entries on the US Billboard Hot 100: “See You Again”, “7 Things”, “The Climb”, “He Could Be the One” (as Hannah Montana), “Party…Continue Reading

19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- Halsey

Halsey rose to prominence with “Closer”, a collaboration with The Chainsmokers, which topped the charts and won a number of accolades. She started writing music when she was seventeen, and during 2012 she began posting videos to social media sites such as YouTube, but most notably Tumblr under the username of se7enteenblack. She became most known for a parody of Taylor Swift‘s…Continue Reading

BRIT Awards 2018 - Arrivals

Today’s STAR- George Ezra

George Ezra- one of our Acoustic Sessions performers, His second studio album, Staying at Tamara’s was released in March 2018, and reached No. 1 in the UK and the top ten in eight other countries. The second single from the album, “Paradise” reached No. 2 in the UK, while the next single “Shotgun” got to No. 1, becoming Ezra’s…Continue Reading