Music News with Demi and Imagine Dragons

October 5, 2017 - 6:00am

DEMI LOVATO SAYS SHE'S 'FRIENDS' WITH NICK JONAS AMID ROMANCE RUMORS: Demi Lovato is addressing rumors of a romance with Nick Jonas. The 25-year-old singer confirmed she's "friends" with Jonas on Wednesday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show following reports her song "Ruin the Friendship" is about her feelings for the recording artist. "Something that I will always keep to myself is who I write my songs about," she told host Ellen DeGeneres. Lovato agreed with DeGeneres that she and Jonas are "friends" who "play songs" for each other, but sidestepped further questioning by telling the television personality the song is about her. "Ellen, I want to ruin the friendship with you," she joked before explaining, "It means I'm secretly in love with you."

IMAGINE DRAGONS COVER OF TOM PETTY'S 'I WON'T BACK DOWN': Imagine Dragons have shared an acoustic cover of Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down" in honor of the late rock icon. The performance, recorded backstage in a dressing room, finds Dan Reynolds handling lead vocals while sitting with one of his daughters in his lap. Meanwhile, his band mates provide the guitars and harmonies. Petty died October 2nd after going into cardiac arrest. He was 66.

ANDREW W.K. REVEALS TACO GUITAR FOR NATIONAL TACO DAY: Andrew W.K. celebrated National Taco Day 2017 yesterday by unveiling his very own taco-shaped guitar. The six-string creation was made for the rocker in collaboration with ESP Guitars at in an ongoing quest to make "the partiest things in the world." Hand-painted by Andrew himself, the guitar features a ground beef taco on the front side topped with shredded cheddar cheese, chopped lettuce, and jumbo diced tomatoes, and a turquoise eye emblazoned on the back.

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