FLETCHER RELEASES NEW SONG ‘BITTER’: Fletcher has returned with her new song “Bitter” featuring Kito, as well as an accompanying music video. The song was first introduced in an episode of The L Word back in January, and is finally getting an official release. Fletcher took to Instagram to tell fans about how she wrote the song with one of her good friends from college, finished the production with Kito over FaceTime, and filmed the music video while quarantining with her family in New Jersey.
MAROON 5 PERFORMS ‘MEMORIES’ REMOTELY ON ‘THE TONIGHT SHOW’: FLETCHER gave a virtual performance of their song “Memories” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Lead singer Adam Levine performed the song from his house on Tuesday and was joined by fellow members PJ Morton and James Valentine from their homes. Levine was wearing a Lakers basketball jersey that represented the late Kobe Bryant. Maroon 5 released a music video for “Memories” in October. Levine said the track is dedicated to his late friend and manager, Jordan Feldstein. “Memories” is Maroon 5’s first new original music since releasing album Red Pill Blues in 2017. Jimmy introduced the performance by describing “Memories” as being from Maroon 5’s “upcoming studio album.”
MELISSA ETHERIDGE’S SON BECKETT DIES AT 21: Melissa Etheridge announced that her son Beckett Cypher died. He was 21. The cause of death was undisclosed. The singer canceled an online concert scheduled for Wednesday night. Etheridge had Beckett with her former partner Julia Cypher through artificial insemination. They also have a daughter, 23-year-old Bailey Jean. David Crosby was the sperm donor for both children. Etheridge and Julia Cypher shared custody of the children after their split in 2000. Etheridge later had twins Johnnie Rose and Miller Stephen with Tammy Lynn Michaels. She is now married to Linda Wallem.