interview

Adam Lambert

Here’s Adam Lambert’s Advice to Trey Anastasio on Filling in For Jerry Garcia

When it comes to filling in for an iconic frontman, Adam Lambert has a few thoughts.

06/26/2015

Nate Ruess studio interview

Interview: Nate Ruess Lets Himself Get ‘Vulnerable’ on Solo Debut ‘Grand Romantic’

Nate Ruess of fun. says his new solo album ‘Grand Romantic’ is ‘relatable’ and carries a ‘balance’ of emotions. He also describes working with Pink.

06/15/2015

James Bay

James Bay Tells the Story Behind ‘Hold Back The River’

“Most of my songs start musically—melody, guitar part, chords, whatever—but that one didn’t. It started with quite an overwhelming feeling.”

06/03/2015

Jason Derulo

Interview: Jason Derulo Counts His Blessings, Favorite Moments on ‘Everything is 4′

Jason Derulo opens up about his new album, working with Jennifer Lopez and why Stevie Wonder threatened to inflict bodily harm on the ‘Want to Want Me’ singer.

05/29/2015

Kelly Backstage At The Billboard Awards In Vegas 2015 At The MGM Grand

Tori Kelly On Performing At The Billboard Awards, Working With Max Martin And Being Homeschooled With Kelly Backstage At The Billboard Awards

Up and coming artist Tori Kelly told Kelly that she’s “freaking out” about performing at the Billboard Music Awards in Vegas. She had time to chat backstage with Kelly before performing an intimate set of a few acoustic songs for us.

05/17/2015

Carrot Top

Carrot Top Shares His Cleveland Connection, Love For LeBron And What It’s Like To Perform In Front Of His Mom

Did you know comedian Carrot Top has family in Cleveland? Find out his connection and his love for the Cavs in this interview backstage at the Billboard Music Awards.

05/17/2015

Iggy Azalea

PHOTOS: Kelly Backstage At The Billboard Music Awards 2015 In Las Vegas At The MGM Grand

See all of Kelly’s photos backstage with artists gearing up for the Billboard Music Awards!

05/17/2015

Echosmith

VIDEO: Kelly And Echosmith Lip Sync To Ariana Grande Together

Kelly hung out with Echosmith backstage at the MGM Grand Hotel and they decided to lip sync along to one of their favorite Billboard nominees!

05/15/2015

The Veronicas Stop By Q104’s Morning Show – April 29, 2015

VIDEO: The Veronicas Perform “You Ruin Me” And “Untouched,” Cover Tove Lo On The Q104 Morning Show

The Veronicas stopped by the Q104 Morning Show before their free Aloft Live happy hour performance to play songs and hang in the studio!

04/29/2015

Mark Ronson

How ‘Uptown Funk’ Was Written: Watch

What is it about this song that makes it so universally adored? Songwriter and producer Mark Ronson tells Radio.com that he has no idea. But he does know the story of how “Uptown Funk” came to be.

04/27/2015

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VIDEO: Listener Jessica Interviews Echosmith On Their Tour Bus

Watch listener Jessica interview Echosmith on their tour bus before their show at the Beachland Ballroom!

03/06/2015

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Mat Kearney’s New Album ‘Just Kids’ Revisits His Hip-Hop Side

Best known for pop hits like “Nothing Left to Lose,” Kearney revisits hip-hop influences on his new album ‘Just Kids.’

02/25/2015

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VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes With Kelly In LA For The GRAMMYs

Watch this video and join Kelly on her trip to LA for the GRAMMYs!

02/10/2015

Walk The Moon Backstage With Kelly At The GRAMMYs

Walk The Moon On If Justin Bieber Dated Katy Perry And Limp Bizkit Ruining Music

Cincinnati’s Walk The Moon was backstage at the Staples Center and sat down to talk to Kelly about just about everything. First up was Justin Bieber. How do Walk The Moon feel about him ahead […]

02/07/2015

Jacquie Lee From 'The Voice' Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

Jacquie Lee Does Her Amazing Shakira Impression Backstage At The GRAMMYs

Wait until you hear past ‘The Voice’ contestant Jacquie Lee’s impression of Shakira!

02/07/2015

The Filharmonics Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

The Filharmonic On Appearing In ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ And Sing For Kelly Backstage At The GRAMMYs

A capella group The Filharmonic appear in ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ and Kelly found out what it was like to be in the film.

02/07/2015

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Nick Jonas Talks Going Solo, Staying Switzerland Between Taylor And Katy And His Celebrity Crush

We can’t get enough of Nick Jonas! Don’t be “Jealous” that Kelly got to interview him and hear their conversation now.

02/07/2015

Jack Antonoff Of Fun. Backstage With Kelly At The GRAMMYs

Jack Antonoff On Fun.’s Hiatus, 90s Music And His Crazy Cleveland Crack Story

To hear Jack Antonoff blow through a list of 90s songs with his hilarious commentary is a thing you must hear today.

02/07/2015

Forever In Your Mind Backstage With Kelly At The GRAMMYs

Forever In Your Mind Answers Tiger Beat Heartthrob Questions Backstage At The GRAMMYs

X Factor’s Forever In Your Mind answer the hard hitting heartthrob questions backstage at the GRAMMYs with Kelly.

02/07/2015

Clean Bandit Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

Clean Bandit Talk English Football And GRAMMYs Excitement With Kelly

You’re crazy not to listen to the group behind “Rather Be” Clean Bandit talk just to hear their accents!

02/07/2015

aAlesso Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

Alesso And Kelly Joke About Tinder Backstage At The GRAMMYs

“Heroes” singer Alesso was backstage at the GRAMMYs talking dance music, Tinder and becoming a household name.

02/07/2015

Chili From TLC Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

Chili From TLC Spills On Her Love Life And New Album Backstage At The GRAMMYs

Kelly talks with Chili from TLC about her love life, TLC’s upcoming new album and her favorite song currently on the radio.

02/07/2015

Cage The Elephant Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

GRAMMY Nominated Cage The Elephant Admit They Have Cheesy 90s Dance Parties On Their Tour Bus

Is there anything better than breaking out into a 90s sing along together? Listen and see what happened when Cage The Elephant visited Kelly at the GRAMMYs.

02/07/2015

Fifth Harmony Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

Fifth Harmony And Kelly Bond Over Throwback Jams Backstage At The GRAMMYs

Two Fifth of Fifth Harmony were backstage at the GRAMMYs bonding with Kelly over their favorite Throwback Jams.

02/07/2015

Charli XCX Backstage With Kelly At The GRAMMYs

Hungover And Hilarious Charli XCX Talks Her GRAMMY Nominations With Iggy Azalea

Charli XCX stopped by to chat with Kelly before she heads to the GRAMMY awards on Sunday night.

02/07/2015

Antonique Smith Backstage at the GRAMMYs

First Time GRAMMY Nominee Antonique Smith Talks With Kelly Backstage At The GRAMMYs

Can you imagine if the first single you ever released went on to win you a GRAMMY? That’s the whirlwind year that R&B singer Antonique Smith has had. She’s up for a GRAMMY on Sunday […]

02/07/2015

Mackenzie Phillips Backstage With Kelly At The GRAMMYs

Mackenzie Phillips Talks About Dancing With Paul McCartney At Mama Cass’s House

When your dad is a member of the Mamas and the Papas, you got to parties with Paul McCartney as a six year old. Here’s the story!

02/07/2015

GRAMMY Music Educator Award Winner Jared Cassedy Backstage at the GRAMMYs

GRAMMY Educator Of The Year Recipient Jared Cassedy Talks Music Education With Kelly Backstage At The GRAMMYs

The GRAMMY Foundation and the Recording Academy recognize a music educator every year at the GRAMMY awards for their excellence in music education and Kelly was lucky to meet this year’s recipient, Jared Cassedy.

02/07/2015

Backstage At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

VIDEO: Kelly Gives You A Backstage Tour Of The Madness Behind The Scenes At The GRAMMYs

Kelly gives you a tour of our set up behind the scenes at the Staples Center!

02/07/2015

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PHOTOS: Day Two Of Backstage Interviews At The GRAMMYs With Kelly

See photos from Kelly’s interviews backstage with artists like Charli XCX, Nick Jonas, Fifth Harmon, Chili from TLC and more!

02/07/2015

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