Nicki Minaj got her very first #1 on the Hot 100 👏👏👏 that’s it, that’s the tweet. Okay, so a lot more happened in the pop world too, but we just wanted to make sure that you knew about that piece of history. Check out more of what you may have missed below from last week’s biggest moments in music.

 

Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s collab is almost here… 

Lady Gaga has announced ‘Rain On Me’ feat. Ariana Grande as the second single from her upcoming album Chromatica. Dropping this Friday, a collab between these two queens is truly a dream come true 👑. Chromatica (coming 29 May) also includes collaborations with Elton John on a track called ‘Sine From Above’, and BLACKPINK on song ‘Sour Candy’.

 

Nicki Minaj scored her first #1 single with the ‘Say So’ remix

ABOUT TIME! 🥳 Nicki Minaj has finally scored her very first #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with her sassy remix of Doja Cat’s ‘Say So’. Hitting #2 with ‘Anaconda’ and #3 three times with ‘Super Bass’, ‘Bang Bang’ (with Jessie J and Ariana Grande), and the 6ix9ine track ‘Fefe’ (with Murda Beatz), she’s come so close so many times – no one deserves it more (apart from Doja Cat too ofc). 

Nicki thanked her Barbz for their support via Instagram as well as writing a sweet message for Doja Cat.

 

Katy Perry confirmed that #KP5 will be released in 2020

During a recent Facebook livestream our fave mother-to-be Katy Perry revealed that #KP5 will be coming later this year regardless of the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic. “I’m going to put out a record this year, quarantined or not, because we ain’t gonna let no coronavirus stop us from dancing, even if we’re dancing in our homes.” The anthemic lead single ‘Daisies’ 🌼 is out now, giving us a taste of what’s to come. 

 

The Jonas Brothers released two new songs at once

The JoBros have officially released two new songs, the sultry dance number ‘X’ feat. Colombian singer Karol G and the ballad ‘Five More Minutes.’ 🥰 Fans have been waiting for both releases after first hearing ‘X’ in the credits of their recent concert film Happiness Continues and when the band debuted ‘Five More Minutes’ during their 2020 Grammy performance.

 

The Killers Performed ‘Caution’ On ‘The Tonight Show’

The Killers’ Brandon Flowers and Ronnie Vannucci performed a stripped-back performance of recent single ‘Caution’ on The Tonight Show dedicating it to the healthcare workers “who are putting themselves out on the frontlines helping everybody in need”. The song features on the band’s upcoming new album Imploding The Mirage which they’ve described as “the light after the dark; the overcoming of sadness and moving into celebration.” 🙏

 

HAIM are holding Zoom dance classes every Monday 💃

Ever wanted to learn the dance moves to ‘Want You Back,’ ‘A Little of Your Love’, ‘If I Could Change Your Mind,’ and brand new song ‘I Know Alone’? Well, now you can! HAIM, the queens of choreography are hosting their very own dance classes every Monday morning on Zoom for the next four weeks, offering fans the chance to learn the moves from four of their popular music videos. Sign up here – the classes run at 6am via Zoom and then again at 7am via Instagram live.

 

Lewis Capaldi released live EP ‘To Tell You The Truth I Can’t Believe We Got This Far’

To celebrate the one year anniversary of his debut album ‘Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent’ Lewis Capaldi has released a new live EP with just as long of a title, ‘To Tell You The Truth I Can’t Believe We Got This Far’. ❤️ The new EP features six of Lewis’ favourite live performances over the past year including, ‘Before You Go’ (Live on Capitol Rooftop), ‘Forever’ (Live for Amazon), ‘Someone You Loved’ (BRITS 2020), ‘Shallow’ (Radio 1 Live Lounge), ‘Hollywood’ (Live for Vevo) and ‘Headspace’ (Live for Vevo). 

 

SEE MORE: New Tracks 15 May

 

By Megan Sagar

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