Plus, Adele visited a sick 12-year-old fan, Mariah Carey and Kendrick Lamar are headlining Essence Festival.
■ Linda Perry, the writer behind most of Christina Aguilera’s Stripped album including “Beautiful,” is working with Jessica Simpson on her new album. Perry posted a snap of the two recording in the studio.
Simpson said last year she wants to be back on stage and go on tour and play for crowds once again. “That’s how I started, and that’s always one of my biggest passions in the world. I love to use my voice.”
■ M83 dropped their new song “Do It, Try It” and announced the tracklist for their album Junk.
1. Do It, Try It
3. Walkway Blues
4. Bibi The Dog
5. Moon Crystal
6. For The Kids
8. The Wizard
9. Laser Gun
10. Road Blaster
12. Atlantique Sud
13. Time Wind
15. Sunday Night 1987
■ Major Lazer – Light It Up (feat. Nyla & Fuse ODG) [Remix] music video:
■ Mariah Carey and Kendrick Lamar are the most recently announced headliners at the Essence Festival taking place from June 30 – July 3 at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
■ Adele visited with ill 12-year-old fan Rebecca after her kick-off concert in Belfast this week.
Adele surprised a very ill 12-year-old fan named Rebecca in Belfast today. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/xYXQ7Y8iTE
— BreatheHeavy (@breatheheavycom) March 1, 2016
■ Teyana Taylor – “Undercover” music video: