Lizzo gets serious about the dark lyrics behind her fun beats, how she pulled herself out of a darkness that almost made her quit music, and why none of her success is shocking to her.
98 Degrees' Jeff Timmons calls to talk about having longevity as a 90s boy band, but also to have fun. We played "The Voting Game" so he can tell us which of the guys are most likely to have a gallery full of selfies, fight over Monopoly, fix anything with duct tape, and many more!
Aubrey O'Day is back on MTV, for "Ex on the Beach!" We're covering everything from having sex and pooping in front of the cameras, how therapy helped her get over her "soulmate" Don Trump Jr and Pauly D, calling out/challenging Diddy, keeping in touch with Day26 and Danity Kane, and how much she packs when she goes away to shoot a show. [It caused her to drop out of a show!]
Bebe Rexha calls to talk about her workout and mental prep for joining the Jonas Brothers on their Happiness Begins Tour! Plus- how does she always give others so much confidence? Does she have it for herself? All of this with a side of favorite TV shows talk and how long it takes her to get ready.
Zach of the band OBB called in to talk about their very cute love song, "7 Billion," but we ended up talking a lot about the history of bullying in their family. These three brothers have had to stick together to help each other after one bully put one of them in the hospital. Listen to how they got through it.
AUSTN is only 16 years old, and was discovered just a few months ago. Now he's traveling the country, ignoring the former haters in his DMs, and seeing all the "different trees" around the country. Listen for his excited *starry eyes* as he experiences something for the first time before he hits any level of being jaded. It'll absolutely cheer you up.
Delacey wrote "Without Me" for Halsey, among other hits for big artists... and now she's giving the world her own music. Find out why she doesn't correct people when they say Halsey wrote the song about G-Eazy, why now is her time, and how she overcame the mean people growing up.
Todrick Hall is a part of DC's Pride Concert [the theme is Shh..Out!] and called to talk about what his show will be like, how he pulls off so many costumes in videos and on stage, and his coming out story that did not go as he originally anticipated. He also could be giving Swifties some clues...?
Listeners called into the show to share the times they've felt or seen, etc the presence of someone who had passed. Prepare for the goosebumps.
Trista was the first ever Bachelorette, where she met her husband of now 15 years, Ryan Sutter. They're calling in to talk about their seasons and wedding specials being available to watch on Tubi, while also playing Would You Rather and comparing today's seasons to what they're used to.
Fascinated by the BTS Army waiting in line, outside, FOR DAYS, to hopefully get into SNL, I found one on Twitter and called her to get an idea of what it's like out there. What are her chances of getting in? What is she doing during the day? Can they leave? Is she alone? So many questions.
Chelsea, 1/3 of Shaed, calls in to talk about how watching old footage of jumping on a trampoline inspired their hit. Plus- how it was growing up in Northern Virginia as a "loner," and how she became the lead singer of a band as an introvert.
MAX talks about the dark hole he was in while going through his vocal chord injury, and how he's coming out of that period with a lot of YELLOW and happiness in his life. Plus- how his "unhappy" ex inspired his new song "Love Me Less."
Mabel had two famous parents, so her growing up life was a bit different than most. We talk about how that has shaped her, how she's gotten over the *awkward* of writing with her older brother, and how she's making a name for herself now.
Malcolm Kelley, one half of MKTO, calls to catch up with EB after a hiatus from making new music. Did they have to go to couple's therapy? And what can he "not forget" from growing up? Examples: His first job, first nudity, and first time drinking.
Fletcher talks about how she's always been a "loner," but there are certain things that have always brought out the fighter in her at 8:55. Also: about her constant subtweets for someone at 3:42, wardrobe malfunctions at 5:30, why we might have a drinking problem, and a game of Urban Dictionary at 14:05... before finishing with an in-studio performance!
Everyone knew Jake Miller in high school, but it wasn't all good. He used that notoriety to get himself a major opportunity with his idol, Mac Miller. Now he's making hit music in his bedroom and maybe sending EB inappropriate Snapchats.
Our On the Verge artist Fletcher talks about her song "Undrunk," and the 2 year relationship that ended in a ghosting. Plus- an event she went to hosted by Bebe Rexha for women in music, and the shocking thing her name means on Urban Dictionary.
Shoffy has become successful with music after loving finance careers his whole life... now he's selling 90's memorabilia for big bucks and getting millions of streams on his music... that he makes in his bedroom with cheap equipment.
The UMD Gymnastics Team and Coach Brett stop in for some chalk talk. We talk about what their life is like, when they're recruited, how their scholarships work, and a very special meet honoring a former teammate.. and more! EB goes back in time with her memories and stories from the gym.