Some of the most popular young recording artists today – R5 (Hollywood Records), The Vamps (Island Records), Shawn Mendes (Island Records), Christina Grimmie (Island Records), Jacob Latimore (RCA Records) and Leslie Grace (Top Stop Music) – are scheduled to perform at Radio Disney’s Family VIP Birthday, an acoustic concert for kids, tweens and families on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. The celebration, designed to be a unique musical experience for kids, tweens and families, will be hosted by entertainment personality/recording artist Alli Simpson and Disney Channel stars and Hollywood Records artists Olivia Holt and Zendaya. It will also feature special appearances by Fifth Harmony (Epic Records) and Radio Disney on-air personalities Morgan & Maddy, Candice and Brooke Taylor.
Highlights from the concert will air as “Disney Channel Celebrates Radio Disney’s Family Birthday” SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
A live, three-hour radio broadcast of the concert will be available as part of Radio Disney’s “Saturday Night Party” – Birthday Edition beginning 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT. “Total Access Live!,” a one-hour video live stream featuring exclusive pre-show backstage interviews with surprise guests, will be available on the Radio Disney Android and iOS apps beginning 7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT.
Radio Disney also invites kids and families in attendance to join The Walt Disney Company and Feeding America this holiday season with the #ThisBox campaign, launched by ABC’s “The Chew,” to help support local food banks nationwide provide nutritious foods to kids after school. The social media call to action will help drive awareness for the need to fill food banks for nutritious foods, including canned, frozen and fresh fruits and vegetables, which can directly benefit children and families who are in need. The initiative is part of The Walt Disney Company’s commitment to creating healthier generations. For more information, please visit www.disney.com/beinspired.
Phillip Phillips new music video for ‘Unpack Your Heart’ is takes viewers from an abandoned warehouse to a creative wonderland. As the video progresses the room gets more comfortable and colorful—sort of going with the theme of unpacking your heart.
The track appears on his second studio album ‘Behind The Light’ which was released in mid-may via Interscope and 19 Recordings. The lead single from the album is ‘Raging Fire’ which has been rocking radio airwaves since March. Upon ‘Raging Fire’s release, the track has reached the number seven position on the Billboard Adult Top40 and number six on Billboard’s Adult Alternative Songs Chart.
‘Unpack Your Heart’ was written by Philip, Derek Fuhrmann and Gregg Wattenberg.
‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1’ hits theaters tomorrow and we are super excited. Before the big, you’re going to want to check out MTV’s interview with some of Jennifer Lawrence’s cast members.
The MTV reporter asks cast members such as Elizabeth Banks, Natalie Dormer, Julianne Moore, Donald Sutherland, Sam Claflin, and director Francis Lawrence to share some of their favorite moments with the actress.
Donald Sutherland shares that Jennifer is a genius as an actress. Elizabeth Banks spills that Jennifer loves magic and that she is a fan of magic tricks.
Frances Lawrence tells the story of a cast outing during the filming of ‘Catching Fire.’ He organized a trip for the whole crew to go on a shark excursion which required the cast to get into a cage to watch the sharks in their natural habitat. During the outing, the boat’s crew warns the cast not to try to climb out of the cage. About a half hour later, it’s Jennifer’s turn and she’s trying to climb out because she may have seen a jellyfish.
Julianne Moore says that she is really funny and reveals the first time they met.
Catch the crew’s full interviews in the video below.