GRAMMY NOMINEE LEWIS CAPALDI MISTAKEN FOR SEAT-FILLER AT SHOW: Lewis Capaldi had one of the biggest songs of the year with his hit “Someone You Loved” and was in attendance at the 2020 Grammys as a nominee – but was still mistaken for a seat-filler at the show. The 23-year-old singer tweeted about the experience. “A lady at the grammys has just come up and offered to take my seat because she thought I was one of the people who sits in the chairs to fill them when someone gets up to use the bathroom #GRAMMYs,” Lewis posted.
HARRY STYLES, CAMILA CABELLO BOOKED FOR ‘BIG WEEKEND’ MUSIC FEST: Harry Styles, Camila Cabello and Dua Lipa are confirmed as performers for BBC Radio 1’s next Big Weekend live music event. AJ Tracey, Biffy Clyro and Calvin Harris are also part of the lineup for the 17th edition of the festival, which is slated to take place in Camperdown Park in Dundee, Scotland, May 22- 24. About 70,000 fans are expected to attend. More musical acts will be announced in the coming weeks.
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK PLAYING BOSTON’S FENWAY PARK THIS SEPTEMBER: New Kids on the Block has lined up a hometown show at Boston’s Fenway Park this September. It’ll be the band’s only non-cruise concert this year. They’ll perform the day after Aerosmith plays the venue and will be joined by Bell Biv Devoe as well as other yet-to-be-announced special guests. Aerosmith will take the stage September 18th to celebrate their 50th anniversary as a group at the Bad Boys of Boston concert and New Kids will perform September 19th. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday.