Wednesday, February 29, 2012

"Marvel Avengers Assemble" Trailer

 The brand new trailer for Marvel Avengers Assemble (yes, it´s got a brand new title too) has arrived!

 As we had predicted, the new footage is epic and Joss Whedon seems to have done a magnificent job with the franchise. Plus, more hints at the film´s villain are shown!

 Check out the trailer below!


Monday, February 27, 2012

First Listen: Girl Gone Wild - Madonna

 Madonna has debuted the lyric video to her brand new single, Girl Gone Wild, taken from her forthcoming album M.D.N.A.

 Watch and listen to her new dance hit record above!


Wednesday, February 22, 2012

The Brit Awards 2012

Last night the Brit Awards ceremony took place in London at the O2 Arena.

The ceremony included performances by many top artists such as Coldplay, Olly Murs, Rihanna, Bruno Mars or the undeniable winner of the night, Adele.

Watch the full performances and check out the list of winners below!

Coldplay - Charlie Brown

Adele - Rolling in the Deep

Olly Murs - Heart Skips a Beat

Bruno Mars - Just The Way You Are

Rihanna - We Found Love

Ed Sheeran - Lego House

Florence & the Machine - No Light, No Light


Best Male Solo Artit: Ed Sheeran
Best Female Solo Artist: Adele
Best Breakthrough Act: Ed Sheeran
Best Group: Coldplay
British Single: “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction
Mastercard British Album of the Year: “21” by Adele
International Male Solo Artist: Bruno Mars
International Female Solo Artist: Rihanna
International Group: Foo Fighters
International Breakthrough Act: Lana Del Rey
Critics’ Choice: Emeli Sandé
British Producer: Ethan Johns
Outstanding Contribution to Music: Blur
Coldplay – Charlie Brown

What did you guys think of the performances? Are you glad with how the awards turned out?

Sunday, February 19, 2012

First Watch: I Won´t Give Up - Jason Mraz

Jason Mraz is getting ready to release his upcoming fourth studio album, Love is a Four Letter Word, due out on April 17th. 

I Won´t Give Up directed by Mark Pellington  is the first music video the singer unveils for this new project.

 Fans of Jason Mraz will get the chance to listen to some brand new tracks before the proper studio album gets released as a new live acoustic EP entitled, Live Is A Four Letter Word, is scheduled for digital release on February 28.

Click above to watch the new music video!


Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Janet Jackson Comments on Whitney Houston

 Janet Jackson recenty taped a one-hour interview with Anderson Cooper and took the chance to speak on the tragic death of fellow artist Whitney Houston.

 Having gone through a similar situation with the passing of her brother Michael Jackson, Janet spoke about the fond memories she shared with Houston and what advice she would give to Whitney´s daughter, Bobbi Kristina.

 Check out the clip below!

 Be sure to check out the full interview on Monday, February 20.

First Listen: Climax - Usher

 Usher is preparing his return putting together what will be his seventh studio album which still remains untitled.

 However, the RnB singer has just unveiled his first new song titled Climax. Usher described the Diplo-produced track on Twitter by saying:

 “I hope doesn’t sound silly. Seriously the best record I’ve been part of. Really proud of it.”

 Listen to Climax below!


Monday, February 13, 2012

First Listen: Part of Me - Katy Perry

Katy Perry´s love life may be a mess but her music career is still going strong.

Today she releases a special edition of her massive success Teenage Dream, where she includes her brand new single Part of Me.

Listen to it below!

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Whitney Houston Dies

 It´s a very sad day for music. Legendary singer Whitney Houston has died at age 48.

 According to Beverly Hills police Lt. Mark Rosen the singer´s body was found inside a bathtub and was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m. in her room on the fourth floor of the Beverly Hilton.

 The police stated that there were "no obvious signs of foul play and no obvious signs of a cause of death".

Police said in a statement:

 "They initiated CPR, but were unable to revive her. At approximately 3:55 p.m. Whitney Houston, age 48 was pronounced dead at the scene.Whitney Houston was positively identified at the scene by members of her entourage which included friends, co-workers and family. Ms. Houston's daughter and mother were notified of her death."
 Two days before the singer was seen at a party for the Grammy Awards event at Tru Hollywood Nightclub in Hollywood, and appeared to be in bad shape (see picture below).

 Just one night before Whitney passed, she performed Jesus Loves Me for the last time at the Kelly Price & Friends concert gala. You can check out a clip below.

 Houston was expected to perform at a Gala for Clive Davis on Saturday, the same day she died. The Gala took place as scheduled and Davis dedicated the evening to her asking for a moment of silence as a photo of the singer appeared on the screen.

Whitney´s ex-husband Bobby Brown broke down during a performance where he remembered the woman he was married to for 14 years saying:  "I would like to say, 'I love you Whitney.' The hardest thing for me to do is come on this stage."

Celebrities all over the world are still reacting to the premature loss of Whitney Houston.

Aretha Franklin said in a statement: "I just can't talk about it now. It's so stunning and unbelievable. I couldn't believe what I was reading coming across the TV screen."

 Bette Midler: 'Little by little these deaths kill the best part of each of us, the awe and joy we feel when we hear a gift that can only come from God.'

Mariah Carey: 'Heartbroken and in tears over the shocking death of my friend,  the incomparable Ms. Whitney Houston. My heartfelt condolences to Whitney's family and to all her millions of fans throughout the world. She will never be forgotten as one of the greatest voices to ever grace the earth.'

Here at Radio Pop  Action! we would like to give our condolences to Whitney´s family and specially to her fans at this moment of grief.

Rest in peace Whitney Houston, there will never be another one like you.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Madonna Talks To Ryan Seacrest

 Madonna was on the show On Air with Ryan Seacrest today, and she spoke about her upcoming world tour, the Superbowl performance, and her new album.

 The singer even confirmed Girls Gone Wild will be the second single taken from her new album M.D.N.A.!

 Listen to the interview below!

Thursday, February 9, 2012

New "Ringer" Poster

 The CW is heavily promoting Sarah Michelle Gellar´s show, Ringer, just in time for February sweeps with an attractive brand new poster.

 The tagline "A search for forgiveness. A plot for revenge" makes reference to the show´s latest storyline involving Siobhan´s return to NYC just in time to find her twin sister living her old life.

 Are you excited to find out what´s in store in future episodes?

 Sound off in the comments!

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Kirsten Bell Video for "Funny or Die"

 Kirsten Bell is the latest celebriity to appear on a sketch video for Funny or Die.

 In the highlarious clip, the 31-year-old Veronica Mars and House of Lies star explains the long hours she needs before a shoot to cover the collection of tatoos she has on her body.

 Watch the funny clip below!

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

First Listen: It All Belongs to Me - Brandy & Monica

 A while back we told you about Monica and Brandy´s reunion 14 years later in the studio to record a brand new song, the first one after their 1998´s hit The Boy is Mine.

 It All Belongs To Me is the title of their new track, produced by Kadis & Sean, which will be included on Monica´s latest album, "New Life" due out on March 6.

 Click below to listen to the new single!

Monday, February 6, 2012

Watch Madonna´s Superbowl Performance

Madonna absolutely nailed it at the Superbowl halftime show!

The Queen of pop performed a medley of her hits and latest single, Give Me All Your Luvin, while surrounded by Roman soldiers, dancers, and the help of guest artists Nicky Minaj, MIA, LMFAO,  and Cee Lo Green.

Check out the brilliant performance above!

The Queen of pop is back with  a vengeance!!!

What did you guys think of the show?

"The Avengers" Superbowl Commercial

 The Avengers is three months away from its premiere and today a brand new promo has aired during the Superbowl.

 The TV Spot shows amazing new footage and give us a glimpse of what we can expect when the movie opens in theaters on May 4, 2012.

 Check it out above!


Friday, February 3, 2012

"M.D.N.A." Previews: "Girls Gone Wild" & "Turn Up The Radio"

 With a new single, the upcoming Superbowl performance, the new Give Me All Your Luvin music video and her new movie, Madonna is unstoppable this weekend.

 But if you still need more to satisfy your appetite until the new album arrives, you can listen to a megamix that includes a first listen to Girls Gone Wild and Turn Up The Radio, two brand new tracks included on M.D.N.A.

 Check out the amazing previews below!

 The best is yet to come! A new Madonna era has arrived!

Are you excited?

Geri Halliwell Talks New Music

 Geri Halliwell has been busy lately with the launching of her Union Jack collection for Next.

 However the Spice Girl confirmed that she´s putting the final touches to a currently-untitled fourth studio LP that she plans to release in the near future:

 "I am very excited. I am in the studio and an announcement is imminent. I've been mastering my album and I'm really excited that my pop career is about to come back."

 Halliwell also took time to comment on the upcoming Spice Girls musical.

 Check out the video above to see what she has to say about that!

First Watch: Give Me All Your Luvin - Madonna

Madonna has launched her brand new music video, Give Me All Your Luvin feat. MIA & Nicky Minaj.

The video for the song has been directed by Megaforce and this will be the first single from her forthcoming album titled MDNA.

You can find the tracklisting for her new album here.

Click on the video below to watch the return of the queen of pop!

We definitely L.U.V. Madonna!

Do you?

First Watch: Charlie Brown - Coldplay

 Coldplay has premiered the music video for their brand new single, Charlie Brown, taken from their fifth studio album Mylo Xyloto

 Directed by Mat Whitecross, the video features the band performing while surrounded by fans wearing the flashing 'Xyloband' bracelets which are typically given out at their concerts.

Check it out above!