What’s Trending: Thursday, October 14th, 2021
o She has FINALLY confirmed the release date of her new album!
o As we speculated, the album will be called 30 and it will drop on November 19th.
o According to Adele, that’s almost exactly six years after her last one came out.
o It’s called 30 because she started working on the album three years ago, when she was 30 and her albums classically correlate to her age at the time of writing.
o So, what can we expect? She says a lot of “blistering home truths” gleaned from her decision to chuck herself “into a maze of absolute mess and inner turmoil.”
o She said the songs on the album are about the most turbulent period of her life.
o Her first single off the album called “Easy On Me” will premiere at 4pm this afternoon on Mix 94.1.
o The music superstar and “American Idol” judge will assume hosting duties on “Ellen.”
o She’s going to guest host the October 25 edition of the daytime talk show.
o There will be an Idol theme to the show as fellow judge Luke Bryan will be a guest as will past contestant Michael J. Woodard to perform.
o October 25th is also Katy’s birthday so there are likely some birthday surprises in store. She’ll be turning 37.
o Study: People use their smartphones more than they think.
o The average guess for screen time was 3 hours and 42 minutes per day with 40 pickups of their phone per day.
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