Sam Smith Is Working on Second LP
By Alex Panisch
1. In an new interview with NME, Sam Smith confirmed that he started working on his sophomore LP and has his eye on a few dream collaborations, including Dev Hynes of Blood Orange and singer Jessie Ware.
During the chat, he also revealed that he is not recording the next James Bond theme song: “No, I have no idea what that was about and I know as much as you do. You probably know more than me." [EW]
2. Speaking of Ms. Ware, the singer performed two new songs, “You & I (Forever)” and “Kind Of…Sometimes…Maybe," at the Flow Festival in Helsinki. [Consequence of Sound]
3. The news of a Power Rangers movie still may be a shock to some but it's really happening. The studio announced it's hitting theaters in 2016. [Cinema Blend]
4. Jyoti Amge, the world’s smallest woman, is joining the cast of "freaks" on the upcoming season of American Horror Story: Freak Show. [Variety]
5. When it comes to representations on TV, bisexuals still get the shaft. [The Daily Beast]
6. Lois Lowry, author of the seminal YA novel, The Giver, has fully endorsed the film adaption. Warning: Spoilers below.