What’s Trending: Friday, September 3rd, 2021
o Their new album, “Mercury—Act 1” drops today.
o The album is being described as a “kaleidoscopic music feast and a lyrically piercing collection of 13 songs” with producer Rick Rubin.
o Lead singer Dan Reynolds says that Rubin was able to extract vulnerability from him in the studio.
o Some of the previously released singles from the new album include “Cutthroat,” “Wrecked,” and “Follow You.”
o Just a few days ago, the band’s song “Demons” was certified Diamond, making them the only band to have three Diamond singles.
o The band hosted a homecoming concert this week at Bonanza High School.
o Speaking of new music, Drake’s long-awaited album “Certified Lover Boy” is also out today.
o A few days ago he revealed the release date on Instagram by sharing an image that features multiple pregnant women emojis on a white background.
o Fans began theorizing about the meaning with one saying, “His album is dropping over Labor Day weekend and is 9 months late. Drake is wild.”
o Another fan joked, “Drake knows the power his music has. Certified lover boy about to get us all pregnant.”
o She’s announced the launch of a new beauty brand called LolaVie.
o It will drop on September 8th.
o She hasn’t shared many details about the products other than pictures showing test tubes filled with bamboo, lemons and water, hinting at all-natural skincare.
o A trademark applications shows the name LolaVie is associated with the areas of face and body lotion, shower gel, candles and hair care.
o Study: Smelling snacks could help you stop craving them.
o Researchers say that the longer you spend smelling food you’re craving, the less you may actually crave it.
o They found smelling the scent of the food for two minutes is enough to do the trick.
o They explain that the body doesn’t register whether you’re just smelling the food or actually eating it!