Plus, listen to a sick Britney Spears "Circus" tour mix, new music from Icona Pop, Demi Lovato signed to Wilhelmina and more.
■ Despite abruptly halting all promotion for her latest studio effort, Breathe In. Breathe Out., Hilary Duff is returning with new music!
She's collaborating with the fictional girl group Jem & The Holograms on a new song titled "Youngblood" out next week for the movie soundtrack. Others contributions include Hailee Steinfeld's "Love Myself" and Marian Hill's "Got It."
Jem & The Holograms Soundtrack:
1. Hilary Duff and Jem & The Holograms – Youngblood
2. Jem & The Holograms – Hit Me Up
3. Jem & The Holograms – Alone Together
4. Ida Maria – Cold Blooded
5. Serebro – Mi Mi Mi
6. Jem & The Holograms and Rio Pacheco – We Got Heart
7. Jem & The Holograms – Youngblood
8. Hailee Steinfeld – Love Myself
9. Hayley Kiyoko – Movie Star
10. Jem & The Holograms – The Way I Was
11. Dawin – Life Of The Party
12. Jem & The Holograms – I’m Still Here
13. Marian Hill – Got It
■ Simon Ellis (the dude that makes all of Britney's sick tour mixes) posted the studio mix that B (sort of) used during 2009's The Circus Starring Britney Spears. It's basically a familiar intro and that all-new "Circus" mix that we heard earlier this month. Most importantly, it includes that freakin' opera intro. God is good, people. God is good.
■ Icona Pop and The Roots' Questlove teamed up for a cover of Nu Shooz’s “I Can’t Wait.” A bit of it is used in Target's "Plaid" ad campaign, but you can hear the full thing below:
■ Charlie Puth performed an acoustic version of "Marvin Gate" for 4Music:
■ No one asked but Simple Plan and Nelly dropped the video for their new collabo, "I Don't Want To Go To Bed." The video is a homage to "Baywatch" and features the one and only Hoff.
■ Carrie Underwood debuted another track off her upcoming LP, Storytellers, via People earlier today. If you're feeling it, her Sam Hunt collabo "Heartbeat" or the lead single "Smoke Break," make sure you cop the album next week!
■ Chris Brown's Royalty album cover dropped, and it's an intimate portrait by photographer Francesco Carrozzini of Brown and his daughter Royalty.
■ Ariana Grande shared a new "Focus" teaser:
■ And finally, Demi Lovato is officially a ~model~. On Friday (the day Confident dropped), Lovato announced that she's been signed to Wilhelmina Models. CEO Alex Vaickus is pretty pumped too. "We are so thrilled to represent such a sophisticated, confident and talented woman, as Demi. She has proved that she is an accomplished singer and actress, and we look forward to seeing her success within the modeling realm," he said in a press release. You betta werk, gorl. I mean ...