MEGHAN TRAINOR HEADLINING ANNUAL LGBTQ MUSIC FESTIVAL IN PALM SPRINGS: Meghan Trainor is headlining an LGBTQ music and dance festival in Palm Springs this April. The singer announced her participation in Jeffrey Sanker’s 31st Annual White Party yesterday. “YAAAAAS! I’m so excited to be headlining White Party Palm Springs!” Meghan said. “It’s my first time and it’s a dream come true! I can’t wait to dance with everyone!” The three-day festival takes place from April 24-27 and is widely considered the country’s biggest gay dance music festival. More than 30,000 attendees from the LGBTQ+ community attend the event each year.
ARIANA GRANDE BECOMES FIRST FEMALE ARTIST TO HIT 40 MILLION YOUTUBE SUBSCRIBERS: Ariana Grande has become the first female artist to reach 40 million subscribers on her official artist channel on YouTube. Ariana’s one of only five artists to hit that many subscribers. The group includes Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran, Marshmello and Eminem. Last month, Bieber became the first artist to top 50 million YouTube subscribers. The singer got his start on the platform back in 2007.
MILEY CYRUS’ FAMILY SAFE AMID DEVASTATING NASHVILLE TORNADO: Miley Cyrus said her family in Nashville is safe and her home survived the deadly Nashville tornado that occurred early Tuesday. “Thinking about my home and family in Nashville and how fortunate I am that my place and loved ones have remained safe in these deadly tornados,” Miley posted. “My heart is broken for my home state. So much loss and damage. We are #NashvilleStrong and will rebuild together! Follow @happyhippiefdn for updates on shelter and ways to get active! I am receiving information just as fast as everyone else at this point so stay tuned and we will share info as quickly as possible!” At least 25 people have been killed by the storm. Miley was not in the Nashville area at the time.