Taylor Swift To Launch Mobile Game With Makers After Katy Perry’s App Tanked: Morning Mix
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:: Taylor Swift is the latest pop star to expand her brand into mobile gaming! The singer partnered with Glu Mobile, who has previously worked with Kim Kardashian. But here’s the juicy bit: Katy Perry worked with the company in 2015, but her app was one of the “biggest disappointments” of the last quarter according to Chief Financial Officer Eric Ludwig. Hence, their new partnership with Taylor. It’s truly a situation of “Bad Blood”! [Digital Spy]
:: Speaking of growing brands, Ariana Grande is stepping into the fashion business. She has collaborated with London-based Lipsy for a 20-piece Spring collection that will launch on March 2. [Nylon]
:: Justin Bieber recently made a surprise appearance at Los Angeles’ The Nice Guy, where he had an impromptu performance on the piano. Those lucky patrons! [Complex]
:: The Wiz Khalifa/Kanye West drama just won’t die down! Wiz appeared on Power 105’s radio show, where he confirmed ‘Ye’s apology to host Angie Martinez. “Everything’s cool. We spoke. It’s all good…Yes, he apologized and I accept his apology,” the rapper stated. [Rap-Up]
:: Future, Jhene Aiko and more are booked for D.C.’s Broccoli City Festival, which takes place on April 30 with tickets available February 5. [FADER]
Find out below what music you can catch on TV today.
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) – Lionel Richie, Elton John :: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) – Wiz Khalifa :: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) — Wilco :: Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC) — JoJo, Russell Simmons :: The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS) — 5 Seconds Of Summer :: Conan (TBS) – Andrew Bird