Global Citizen Festival Headliners: Jay Z, Tiësto, fun. Carrie Underwood and More to Play Central Park
The third annual Global Citizen Festival will take place in New York City on Saturday, Sept. 27 and will feature a star-studded lineup featuring artists across several genres including hip-hop, rock, country and EDM.
Spending much of his time off from music playing golf, the fun. frontman is ready to get back in the studio and record a new full-length.
He told us he has been working with Vince Clarke, of early Depeche Mode and Yaz fame, as well as John Hill, who known for his work with Phantogram, Santigold and M.I.A.
With Antonoff accustomed to hearing himself on the airwaves, his earliest memory of hearing one of his own songs on the radio stretched all the way back to his teenage years.
The track, “Sweeter than Fiction” sounds like it’s straight out of the ’80s with its synth-heavy beats and Swift’s radio friendly vocals that tell a tale of triumph that recalls, in part, the storyline of “Mean.”
Check out the recent texts between Sara Bareilles and Jack Antonoff as one tells the other the single is a hit!
Tegan and Sara Talk Intelligent Pop, Touring With fun. & Being Macklemore’s ‘Two Little Gay Friends’
Basking in the glow of with their recent appearance with Taylor Swift, the duo discussed touring with their pals in fun., the importance of having artistic freedom and what Macklemore’s “Same Love” means to them.
Before the making of her fourth album, Bareilles was given a book about the cosmos that led her in a brand new, maybe even weirder, direction.
Sara Bareilles, whose debut single, “Love Song” took the airwaves by storm in 2007, told Radio.com there’s always been a push and pull in terms of how the public views her as an artist and how she actually views herself. Explaining that in her mind she’s an “indie singer/songwriter,” who just happens to make pop music.
Sara Bareilles Shows Support For Same-Sex Marriage: ‘We’re Behind The Times & We’ve Got To Catch Up’
Sara Bareilles song, ‘Brave,’ has become an anthem for those in the LGBT community. Now Bareilles is speaking out in support of same-sex marriage, telling Radio.com, America needs to get with the program.