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These artists are no-one's guilty pleasure.
The world is by no means split into those who like alternative music and those who like pop music, but we can't help but get excited when we see a hugely diverse fanbase for an artist generally considered a chart act. Here are seven artists that bring together some very different music fans.
The alternative crowd are naturally used to turning the other way when a new face hits the charts, but there's something about this moody, quirky teen that has caught everyone's attention. Not only does she come across as a real person we can all relate to, as opposed to another manufactured, vapid popstar, her music has a weirdness and a darkness to it that has the alternative folk enchanted. And yet, her debut album When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? is still as catchy and accessible as you'd expect from a chart-topping record.
Continue reading: Seven Pop Acts That Alternative People Will Admit They Love
Halsey announced on social media that they were 'taking some time apart'.
Sad news for Halsey and G-Eazy fans as it's just been revealed that the pair have split up after about a year of dating. It's never nice to hear about couples breaking up, but there are already rumours of Halsey moving swiftly on as she's been spotted out and about with another famous face.
G-Eazy and Halsey at the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards
The 23-year-old New Jersey singer has been dating the 29-year-old Oakland rapper since last summer, and went public with the news in September. Two months later, they collaborated on his song 'Him & I' from his fourth studio album 'The Beautiful & Damned', and we saw just how cute they were as a couple in the video they shot for it in New York.
Continue reading: Halsey And G-Eazy Split - But Has She Already Moved On?
Halsey has admitted it's a dream come true to be chosen to perform on the first episode of 'Saturday Night Live' in 2018.
Halsey will be the first musical guest for 'Saturday Night Live' in 2018.
The 23-year-old singer - whose real name is Ashley Frangipane - has confirmed she is set to perform on the iconic live comedy sketch show next month, when it returns following a short break over the Christmas period.
Taking to social media to reveal the exciting news, the star couldn't hide her joy as she admitted it was one of her biggest dreams as a musician.
Continue reading: Halsey On 'dream Come True' SNL Performance
Halsey will ''absolutely not'' work with Iggy Azalea on her next record as she branded the rapper as a ''f***ing moron''.
The 22-year-old singer - real name Ashley Frangipane - recently released her second studio album 'Hopeless Fountain Kingdom', but is already looking for people she could team up with when she begins work on her third venture.
One person who definitely won't be making an appearance in Halsey's work is 27-year-old rapper Iggy Azalea, as the 'Colours' hitmaker has branded her a ''f***ing moron'' for ''disregarding black culture.''
Continue reading: Halsey Won't Work With Iggy Azalea
Halsey felt ''burnt out'' after creating 'New Americana'.
Halsey felt ''burnt out'' after creating 'New Americana'.
The 22-year-old singer - whose full name is Ashley Nicolette Frangipane - has admitted she was left tired and totally drained after the release of the 2015 single, which is her ''first ever'' track, because she had to keep ''revisiting'' the song ''soooo frequently''.
When the star was praised for the song, which was part of a Q&A on her Twitter account, the blonde haired beauty replied: ''Haha okaaaay. I guess I just got burnt out on it. It was my first ever single and I wasn't used to revisiting a song soooo frequently (sic).''
Continue reading: Halsey Felt 'burnt Out' After Creating New Americana
The Chainsmokers want their music to ''connect with people on a real level'', as they gear up to release their debut album 'Memories: Do Not Open'.
The Chainsmokers want their music to ''connect with people on a real level.''
The electronic duo - made up of Alex Pall and Drew Taggart - are gearing up to release their debut studio album 'Memories: Do Not Open' next month, and have said their goal for their music career is to ''do good'', and make music that means something to people.
Sharing a story about a time when their hit single 'Closer' - which features Halsey - created a special moment for one family, Alex said: ''I think it's important that we use our platform to do good and our music to connect with people on a real level.
Continue reading: The Chainsmokers: We Want Our Music To 'connect With People'
The singer has been open about her health problems with fans, in a bid to educate others.
Singer Halsey has opened up about the “multiple terrifying surgeries” she has endured to help treat her endometriosis.
The 22-year-old bravely opened up to fans on Instagram, Friday, sharing a photo of herself in a hospital gown as she recovers from the surgeries which have left her in “excruciating” pain.
Continue reading: Halsey Opens Up About "Terrifying Surgeries" To Treat Endometriosis
Halsey would ''love'' to collaborate with Alanis Morisette because she believes the 'Ironic' hitmaker boosted her confidence.
Halsey would ''love'' to collaborate with Alanis Morisette.
The 22-year-old singer has revealed if she was to duet with any artist in the future, or to simply sit down and write a new track with someone, it would be the 'Ironic' hitmaker because she has boosted her confidence as a budding artist.
Speaking to Billboard magazine about her dream partnership, the 'Closer' musician said: ''Even if it was just writing together, I'd love to work with Alanis Morissette. She has been a huge part of me having the confidence to be the kind of artist I am.''
Continue reading: Halsey Wants To Collaborate With Alanis Morisette
A judge denied Kesha’s request for a preliminary injunction that would allow her to release music away from producer Dr Luke.
Artists including Lady GaGa, Iggy Azalea and Ariana Grande, are uniting in support for Kesha after the latest setback in her ongoing legal battle with producer Dr. Luke. On Friday Kesha was was denied her request for a preliminary injunction that would allow her to release music without producer Dr Luke, who she has previously accused of sexual assault and emotional abuse.
Celebrities have been offering support for Kesha following her latest legal setback.
Kesha first filled suit against Dr Luke in 2014, claiming the producer had sexually assaulted her and accusing him of sexual harassment, gender violence, civil harassment and intentional infliction of emotional distress. Kesha also claimed that on occasions Dr Luke had ‘drugged’ her.
The pop starlet is rounding off an incredible year in style.
It's been a whirlwind of a year for Halsey, who released her debut album 'Badlands' in the summer and entered the US charts for the first time with single 'New Americana'. We're hoping to see a lot more of her as we break into 2016, and with a full tour still underway until March, we're sure we won't be disappointed.
Halsey has had one heck of a year
So, what do we know about this tattooed electro-pop starlet? First of all, 'Halsey' is an anagram of her real name Ashley; that's clever enough, but there's also a deeper significance. 'It's also a street in Brooklyn where I spent a lot of time growing up', she explains, recalling catching the train from her hometown in New Jersey. 'Halsey Street is where a friend of mine lived and that's where I cultivated my character throughout my adolescence. It was a life that assured me that I wasn't a complete weirdo. And that's where I decided I wanted to be a musician.'
Continue reading: Halsey Reveals Namesake Assured Her She 'Wasn't A Complete Weirdo'
Date of birth
29th November, 1994
Place of birth
Washington, New Jersey
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