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Jawsh 685

Jawsh 685 Chats About “Savage Love” Collab with Jason Derulo and More!

Jawsh 685 hung out with Krystal Bee in our Amp Zoom Room and talked about the global success of "Savage Love,” and how Jason Derulo got in contact with him. He shared what his family/friends think of the success, about recording music in his room and more!
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Jackson Wang

Jackson Wang Opens up About Slowing Down While Also Completing His Next Album

Rapper and Got7 member, Jackson Wang joins Yesi Ortiz in the 97.1 AMP Zoom Room. Wang opens up about completing his next album and managing the expectations of fans.
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Melanie Martinez

Melanie Martinez Joined Yesi Ortiz & Lucky Fans in Our Amp Zoom Room

Melanie Martinez hung out in our AMP Zoom Room with Yesi Ortiz and some of her biggest fans to discuss making music in the age of COVID-19, her plans post-pandemic, touring and so much more.
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Quavo Shares What When Down in the DMs With Saweetie

Quavo said he found Saweetie on the explore page, and after a few emoji exchanges led to months of hours-long phone conversations, the two ended up on a messy first date at a strip club.
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Jason Derulo

Jason Derulo Talks New Music, Tik Tok, Quarantine and More in the Amp Zoom Room

Jason Derulo hung out with Krystal Be e in our AMP zoom room to talk "Savage Love", "Coño", Kanye West, Tik Tok, Plans after Quarantine, and MORE! Make sure you follow us on Instagram @971AMP for all info on our next AMP Zoom Room!
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John Legend Explains What It Means to 'Defund' the Police

As protests persist across the nation many cities are impelling to defund their police departments. With many perplexed by what it all actually means, John Legend seized the opportunity to explain what defunding police would really look like.
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The Hip Hop History of George Floyd

George Floyd had roots in Houston’s Hip Hop scene as a member of the Screwed Up Click. He was known as Big Floyd and appeared in numerous mixtapes put out by DJ Screw in the 1990’s.
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SAINt JHN Donates 'Roses' Video Budget to Bail Out Protesters

SAINt JHN revealed his plans to donate $125,000 to bail funds to release arrested protesters from jail and to black-owned businesses affected right now.
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Music Industry Plans to Pause to 'Disconnect From Work and Reconnect' with Community

Using the hashtag #TheShowMustBePaused, labels and other industry services are planning a media blackout on Tuesday, June 2nd, and call for “a day to disconnect from work and reconnect with our community.”
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Madison Beer Talks Debut Album in AMP Zoom Room with Krystal Bee

Madison Beer talks debut album in Amp Zoom Room with Krystal Bee.
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