Plus, David Bowie rejected a Coldplay song, Adele breaks another record, Justin Bieber lands at No. 1 and more.
■ Producer Eminik revived Ziam with a mashup of Zayn Malik’s cover of “No Type” with Liam Payne’s recently released demo teaser.
Malik recently said the guys of One Direction gave him the cold shoulder after leaving the band, but when Payne was asked by paparazzi this year if he’d ever let Malik back in the band should a reunion ever occur, he responded: “Of course. I love Zayn, he’s great.”
NEW VIDEO: ZAYN & LIAM – "NO TYPE + DEMO" (MASHUP) pic.twitter.com/uMkAMb5hB3
— EMINIK OFFICIAL (@EminikOfficial) January 16, 2016
■ Troye Sivan has announced he will perform on The Ellen Show for the first time, at the end of this month:
?????? I AM GOING TO BE PERFORMING ON @TheEllenShow ON THE 28TH OF JANUARY ??????
— Troye Sivan (@troyesivan) January 20, 2016
■ Tyga premiered his music video for I $mile, I Cry:
■ Adele’s “Hello” video is the fastest music video to reach 1 billion views ever. [XL]
■ For the second week in a row, Justin Bieber tops the Billboard Hot 100 with “Sorry,” forcing Adele to the second slot. [Billboard]
■ That one time David Bowie rejected a song from Coldplay, telling them “It’s not a very good song, is it?” [NME]
■ Charli XCX is collaborating with Icona Pop and Noonie Bao.
■ Grace performs “You Don’t Own Me” on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.
■ Walk The Moon perform ‘Different Colors’ in the [V] Studio:
■ Rachel Platten performs an acoustic version of “Stand By You” in the [V] Studio:
■ Young Thug raps “No, I’m not gay” in his new song “Serious.” Kay.
■ Klangstof – “Hostage”