From Harry Styles emerging as the most-awarded winner at the 2023 Brit Awards to Lana Del Rey releasing a new single, here’s this week in music –
Demi Lovato to Release New Single for ‘Scream VI’
Demi Lovato took to social media to announce that they will be releasing a new song for ‘Scream VI.’ The singer also shared the artwork and release date of her new single on Instagram. Demi’s upcoming single titled ‘Still Alive’ will be released on March 3, a week before the film hits the big screen!
The ‘Sorry Not Sorry’ singer is also set to perform at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai on March 18. The venue has a capacity of 17,000. “See the one and only icon Demi Lovato for the first time at Dubai’s home of live entertainment on March 18, performing her biggest hits like ‘Skyscraper’, ‘Cool for the Summer’ and more!” Coco Cola Arena wrote on Instagram.
Lovato’s latest album ‘HOLY FVCK,’ is a sixteen-track record featuring singer-songwriter Royal & the Serpent, Dead Sara, and English singer-songwriter Yungblud.
Suga Announces First Solo World Tour
BTS’ Suga will embark on his first solo world tour this year. Also known by his stage name Agust D, Min Yoon-gi has revealed the dates, cities, and venues at which he will be performing as part of the tour. This tour will take the rapper to the US, Asia, Korea, and Japan. Dates, venues, and cities for the Japan leg of the tour are yet to be announced. Suga’s upcoming world tour commences on April 26 at the UBS Arena in Belmont Park, New York.
Agust D has so far announced eleven dates for the US leg. He will then head to Jakarta (May 26-28), Bangkok (June 10-11), and Singapore (June 17-18) for the Asia tour. The rapper will also perform at the Jamsil Indoor Stadium in Seoul on June 24 and 25. His latest album as Agust D came out in 2020. The ten-track record was titled ‘D-2.’
Lana Del Rey Releases New Single ‘A&W’
A new track from Lana Del Rey’s upcoming album is here! Titled ‘A&W,’ the singer-songwriter rolled out the track on February 14. This song is the first release from her upcoming ninth studio album ‘Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd,’ which comes out on March 24.
Lana rolled out two studio albums ‘Blue Banisters’ and ‘Chemtrails Over The Country Club’ in 2021. She is also slated to headline the MITA Music Festival in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo in Brazil.
Harry Styles, Wet Leg, and Beyoncé Win Big at the 2023 BRIT Awards
Harry Styles sweeped the 2023 BRIT awards with 4 wins by picking up awards for – Album of the Year (‘Harry’s House’), Artist of the Year, Song of the Year (‘As It Was’), and Pop/R&B act (all four categories he was nominated for). The 2023 BRIT Awards were held at the O2 Arena on February 11. Wet Leg and Beyoncé followed Styles as the big winners with two awards each.
Beyoncé was crowned the International Artist of the Year, and she also won the International Song of the Year for ‘Break My Soul.’ Wet Leg was the Best New Artist and Group of the Year at the 2023 Brit Awards. David Guetta was named Producer of the Year, while Fontaines D.C. took home the International Group of the Year award.
Rosalía to Receive Inaugural Producer of the Year Award at Billboard Women in Music Awards
Rosalía will be honored with the inaugural Producer of the Year Award on March 1 at the Billboard Women in Music Awards. Emmy winner Quinta Brunson will be on hosting duties at this event. The Spanish singer won three Latin Grammy awards at the 2022 ceremony, including the Album of the Year trophy for her latest album ‘MOTOMAMI’. Rosalía’s latest release ‘LLYLM,’ which came out last month.
The ‘Kill Bill’ singer will receive the Woman of the Year award at this ceremony while the American Express Impact Award and the Honda Rising Star award will be presented to Becky G, and Doechii, respectively. Lana Del Rey, Puerto Rican singer-songwriter and rapper Queen Ivy, Latto, South Korean girl group TWICE, Kim Petras, and country music singer-songwriter Lainey Wilson are also the honorees at Billboard Women in Music Awards this year.
Charlie Puth Announces Charlie The Live Experience Tour
Charlie Puth will hit the road in North America this year! The ‘Attention’ singer took to social media to announce “Charlie” The Live Experience tour with 21 dates, venues, and cities. This tour kicks off on May 20 at the Corona Capital in Mexico with stops in Miami (May 31), Washington (June 4), Toronto (June 9), New York (June 15), Indianapolis (June 21), Berkeley (July 6), and Las Vegas (July 8).
The four-time Grammy-nominated singer will conclude this tour on July 11 at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. His self-titled album is his latest musical release, featuring a collaboration with BTS’ Jungkook. Last year, Puth also embarked on his One Night Only tour.