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Quit Your Job: The Queen Is Hiring Someone To Run Her Social Media

*frantically scrambling to update my resume* Job hunting in today’s market is no easy task. Competition is fierce in any industry, and even if you’re looking for an entry level position, it feels like every employer expects you to have a degree or two as well as like 12 years of work experience in the field you just finished getting your degree in. Figure THAT paradox out. And sites like LinkedIn or Monster are great, but after a few hours — or days or weeks — of being glued to a screen sc...
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The College Dropouts: John Mayer, Madonna Among Music Stars Who Didn’t Graduate

It’s commencement time at colleges coast to coast, which means seeing successful musicians at podiums receiving honorary degrees — among them, Justin Timberlake at Berklee College of Music and Jon Bon Jovi at the University of Pennsylvania. But the music world is full of stars who never matriculated and still managed to come in at […]
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8 Ways The Grateful Dead Have Become An American Brand

While their music may not be to everyone's taste, there's no denying that the The Grateful Dead have been incredibly successful, not only in their musical career, but also in leveraging their success into an iconic American brand. _________________________ Guest post by Fred Jacobs of Jacobs Media Strategies Truth be told, I was never much of a Grateful Dead fan.  My tastes leaned more British Invasion – the Beatles, Stones, Zeppelin, Kinks, and the Who.  And my idea of great bands ...
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‘Fargo,’ ‘Modern Family,’ Aretha Franklin and More: 5 Things We Learned at Disney’s Upfront

The newly merged suite of Disney networks held its first ever “Disney Upfront Experience” on Tuesday, featuring segments devoted to ESPN, FX, Freeform, ABC News and ABC. Highlights included comedic bits from ESPN’s Kenny Mayne and ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel, while singer John Mayer closed the show with two numbers. Here are some tidbits gleaned from […]
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John Mayer Joins Upstart Alec Benjamin for Duets at L.A. Tour Closer

Remember when John Mayer was the kid in the room? He probably does, and that may goes some way toward explaining why he dropped in for a guest appearance with a younger artist he’s been championing, Alec Benjamin. The not-so-grizzled 41-year-old veteran sat in with the 24-year-old upstart Thursday at the first of his two […]
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Watch Lil Nas X & John Mayer Do An Acoustic “Old Town Road”

At some point, Lil Nas X will have to come up with a song that is not "Old Town Road." For now, though, the 20-year-old Atlanta native, a total unknown just a few months ago, is still riding high on the success of this massive, out-of-nowhere viral cowboy-rap hit. "Old Town Road" remains … More »
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Coachella 2019: The 8 differences between Weekend 1 and Weekend 2

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has wrapped up its second weekend and one of the questions our team always gets is “What are the differences between Weekend 1 and Weekend 2?” Here’s how the weekends stacked up in 2019: The performances Weekend 1 gets a lot of buzz about a first-time performer or a highly anticipated show, such as Blackpink’s debut or the Sunday night set from French producer Gesafflestein, which was his first live show since 2015 and simultaneously one of the darkes...
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5 life skills we need to teach in school

A stunning number of adults seem to be coasting by without knowledge of what many would consider extremely basic life skills.From financial literacy to learning how to communicate, the U.S. education system could stand to incorporate courses on the basic skills we need to navigate daily life.This list describes 5 life skills, why we need them in our schools, and the consequences of their absence. None In school, you learned that the mitochondria are the powerhouse of the cell. You learned that C...
Tags: Obesity, Cdc, Life, Finance, America, Communication, Intelligence, Teaching, United States, Innovation, Emotions, University of Pennsylvania, Federal Reserve, Columbus, John Mayer, Morgan

Iris ‘Crazy’

New Jersey native Iris released her debut single Crazy. Produced by Grammy Award-Winning Malay (Frank Ocean & John Legend) and Taylor Johnson, written by Josh Hendrick and Iris, the track is set for a feature on Netflix’s Santa Clarita Diet. We explored a bit of her backstory.Tell us about the meaning behind the song, “Crazy”? “Crazy” is a song about how love doesn’t make sense. The thoughts that consume you and the things that you do seem out of character, but that’s what love can make you do....
Tags: Music, Netflix, New Jersey, Coldplay, Iris, John Mayer, Irving, Buzz Artists, Josh, Taylor Johnson, Madonna Beyonce, Face to Face, Santa Clarita Diet, Josh Hendrick, Iris Crazy, Iris Crazy Netflix

Album Stream: Khalid ‘Free Spirit’

Khalid broke out in 2017 with his Grammy-nominated debut album, American Teen. Since that time, the El Paso singer/songwriter has toured the world, done various high-profile collaborations, and released the EP Suncity. The 21-year-old keeps the music coming, returning with his official sophomore LP, Free Spirit. The 17-track album is lead by the singles “Better,” “Talk,” “My Bad” and “Self.” John Mayer, SAFE, Father John Misty, Disclosure, Hit-Boy and more contribute to the project. Fans of ...
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Album Stream: Khalid ‘Free Spirit’ + Short-Film

Khalid broke out in 2017 with his Grammy-nominated debut album, American Teen. Since that time, the El Paso singer/songwriter has toured the world, done various high-profile collaborations, and released the EP Suncity. The 21-year-old keeps the music coming, returning with his official sophomore LP, Free Spirit. The 17-track album is lead by the singles “Better,” “Talk,” “My Bad” and “Self.” John Mayer, SAFE, Father John Misty, Disclosure, Hit-Boy and more contribute to the project. Fans of ...
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As We Wished, ‘The Princess Bride’ Musical is Happening Under Disney Theatrical

The Princess Bride musical. The Princess Bride musical is what brings us together, today. Or in a year or so, at least. Six years after Disney Theatrical Productions first announced that it was adapting Rob Reiner’s beloved 1987 movie to the Broadway stage, the Princess Bride musical is finally moving forward. Deadline reports that a new creative team consisting of composer and lyricist David Yazbek and book writers Bob Martin and Rick Elice will bring the greatest love story ever told to th...
Tags: Movies, Fantasy, Disney, Broadway, Adaptation, Musical, John Mayer, Martin, Marquis, Rob Reiner, Rick Elice, Bob Martin, William Goldman, Adam Guettel, Disney Theatrical Productions, Action/Adventure

Talking Watches 2: With John Mayer

Five years after the video that launched this series, we revisit Mr. John Mayer. And this time he brought the good stuff.
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John Mayer launches foundation focused on improving the health of veterans

John Mayer announced The Heart and Armor Foundation, which plans to focus on women veterans and veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.            [Author: The Associated Press]
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John Mayer Reveals How He Got Sober: ‘I Just Finished’

The seven-time Grammy winner told Ellen DeGeneres he kicked drinking after "a good long talk with myself."
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John Mayer launches foundation focused on veterans

NEW YORK (AP) — John Mayer is launching a foundation focused on improving the health of veterans through scientific research. The Grammy-winning singer on Friday announced The Heart and Armor Foundation, which plans to focus on veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and meeting the emerging needs of women veterans. Though he publicly announced the foundation […]
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Here's John Mayer Playing Tosin Abasi's New Signature Eight String Guitar

Yes, "Your Body Is A Wonderland" John Mayer. The post Here's John Mayer Playing Tosin Abasi's New Signature Eight String Guitar appeared first on Metal Injection.
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Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Engaged!

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are engaged! The actor popped the question on Valentine’s Day — and confirmed the news on his Instagram. “Lifetimes,” Bloom, 42, captioned a photo of the future spouses while Perry, 34, showed off her stunning engagement ring. The “Roar” singer shared the same pic on her account, writing: “full bloom.” Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom’s Love Timeline Perry’s mom, Mary Hudson, also gushed about the couple on her Facebook page. “Look who got engaged on Valen...
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This Video of a Girl's Grandpa Doing Her Makeup Is the Most Wholesome Thing on the Internet

Pure. Endearing. Downright adorable. There truly aren't enough words in the dictionary to describe what I'm about to show you. London-based vlogger Megan Margot recently shared a video in which her grandfather does her makeup from start to finish, and the entire montage deserves a spot in the Wholesome Content Hall of Fame. In the video, Margot's granddad begins by using his fingers to smear foundation all over her face while exclaiming, "That looks good actually!" (Editor's note: it do...
Tags: London, Makeup, Grandparents, Beauty, Humor, John Mayer, Megan, Margot, Makeup Tutorials, Megan Margot

Angelina Jolie Resurfaces After Brad Pitt and Ex Jennifer Aniston Reconnect

Angelina Jolie seemed to be in high spirits on Sunday, February 10, amid the news that estranged husband Brad Pitt attended first wife Jennifer Aniston’s 50th birthday party. Jolie, 43, was spotted smiling and hugging a pal after she and a group of friends dined at Italian restaurant Rao’s in Los Angeles. The Maleficient II star dressed for the occasion in a black, knee-length coat and black high heels. Angelina Jolie was spotted having dinner with friends at a low key restaurant on February ...
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Being A Successful Musician: What Actually Matters

While talent and ability are certainly important factors when it comes be becoming a successful artist, more important still is differentiation. Here we look at what it means to separate yourself from the back like this, and what really matters when it comes to differentiation. ___________________________ Guest post by Jake Udell of Art of Manager If you’re an artist, you have to be great. But when push comes to shove between greatness and differentiation, differentiation wins. ...
Tags: Music, Marketing, Daft Punk, Kanye West, Guest Post, Lady Gaga, John Mayer, Ava, Music Business, Nelly, Krewella, D.I.Y, Jake Udell, Alec Benjamin, Publishing & Songwriting, Ava Max

The Best Moments From The Grammys Went Down Offscreen

Even though Ariana Grande didn't make it to the Grammys (read this and then you can decide why she opted out of appearing) to accept her first ever golden gramophone, the singer is giving us the best moments of the night thanks to social media.Celebrities spilling secrets, sharing memes, and sneaking pictures is always the best part of award shows, and tonight's 58th Grammy Awards are no different. From Alicia Keys hosting and renaming the evening "GramKeys," to a Bebe Rexha's unfiltered tweets...
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John Mayer, Ryan Tedder, Leon Bridges Toast Columbia’s Ron Perry With Jam Session (EXCLUSIVE)

Even in the very upper reaches of the music industry, it’s not every day that you get to see John Mayer, Leon Bridges and Ryan Tedder jam spontaneously at a 400-capacity club on a Wednesday night. Then again, Columbia Records chairman Ron Perry, who celebrated his 40th birthday with a live karaoke band at the […]
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ABC Renews The Good Doctor, A Million Little Things & Shark Tank

ABC renews The Good Doctor, A Million Little Things & Shark Tank ABC has handed out early renewals to The Good Doctor for Season 3, A Million Little Things for Season 2, and Shark Tank for Season 11, Vital Thrills has confirmed. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping(...
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ABC Orders Pilot Based on John Mayer’s Heart of Life

ABC orders pilot based on John Mayer’s Heart of Life John Mayer’s popular song “Heart of Life” is getting its own television pilot. According to The Wrap, Ben Queen (Drive) has written a pilot based on the song’s lyrics about two sets of siblings who meet for the first time as adults, forcing them to reevaluate their lives and the perception they had of their shared father. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB...
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ABC Is Making This John Mayer Song Into A TV Show

ABC is looking to Grammy winner John Mayer for its next drama. More »
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ABC Orders Drama Pilot ‘Heart of Life’ Based on John Mayer Song

ABC has ordered a one-hour drama pilot based on the John Mayer song “Heart of Life.” The show follows two sets of adult siblings from wildly different worlds who discover they’re related and must reassess everything they thought they knew about their shared father. As they explore the mystery of their separate childhoods, they’ll experience […]
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Andy Cohen and Housewives Spill on Baby Shower Drama With Dorit and Camille

Where the Real Housewives go, drama follows! So it’s no wonder Andy Cohen’s baby shower on Saturday, January 26, had its fair share of tense moments. The dad-to-be and his reality star guests opened up about everything that went down on SiriusXM’s Radio Andy. Andy Cohen’s Baby Shower The radio show’s latest episode, which premieres Friday, February 1, features previously unheard audio from the bash — including some intel on two feuding Housewives. “I was walking by Erika [Jayne] earl...
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John Mayer Reveals Summer Solo Tour Dates

John Mayer will embark on a 27-date North American tour this summer, the musician announced Monday. His solo tour will follow a 19-date run with the Dead & Company, going from late May to early July. After a two week break, Mayer will go back on the road playing his own tunes, beginning July 19 […]
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