Music News for Monday

November 6, 2017 - 6:45am

PRE-ORDERS FOR TAYLOR SWIFT'S 'REPUTATION' REACH MORE THAN 400,000 UNITS: Pre-orders for Taylor Swift's "reputation" have reached more than 400,000 units and the album has become Target's biggest music pre-sale of all-time. Big Machine Records said Friday that pre-orders for Reputation, to be released November 10th, are double the number of pre-orders for Swift's 1989 album a week before its release in 2014. The pre-order number includes purchases at iTunes, Target, Walmart, Amazon and Swift's website. Target also confirmed Friday that Reputation is its largest music pre-sale ever. Taylor's The singer's last three albums - 1989, 2012's Red and 2010's Speak Now - have each sold over a million units in their debut weeks.

NICK JONAS DATING MODEL GEORGIA FOWLER?: Nick Jonas may have a new lady in his life. The 25-year-old is reportedly "casually dating" Victoria's Secret model Georgia Fowler. The two sparked dating rumors when they attended Joe Jonas' engagement party on Saturday night in New York City. According to Us Weekly, the pair were spotted getting cozy at the party and later left together. Some fans have been speculating about the duo's friendship for months, noticing that they had been at the same baseball game and had been featured in each other's Instagram stories.

LADY GAGA RESUMES WORLD TOUR AFTER HIATUS: Lady Gaga resumed her Joanne World Tour this weekend. The 31-year-old was on a hiatus and kicked off the second leg of her tour in Montreal, Canada on Friday. "We're Back!#JoanneWorldTour It feels so good to [be] on stage, I cried w happiness I'm back where I belong. My home. With u. #LittleMonsters," Gaga tweeted at her followers after taking the stage. Gaga was forced to postpone the European leg of her tour until 2018 in order to rest.

BTS TO PERFORM AT 2017 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS: South Korean boy band BTS will perform at the 2017 American Music Awards. The annual awards show will mark the K-pop group's first performance on U.S. television. BTS will perform their single "DNA" at the ceremony November 19th at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, which will broadcast on ABC. The AMAs official Twitter account also shared the news online. BTS members Jin, J-Hope, Rap Monster, Suga, Jimin, V and Jungkook said they are " so excited" and "honored" to appear on the show.

PANIC! AT THE DISCO, FALL OUT BOY & MORE AUCTIONING ITEMS FOR ANDREW MCMAHON'S DEAR JACK FOUNDATION: Bands including Panic! at the Disco, Fall Out Boy and New Politics are auctioning off autographed merchandise and fan experiences to benefit Andrew McMahon's Dear Jack Foundation. The auction, open now via eBay, includes a Panic!-signed poster and Fall Out Boy tickets, as well as the denim jacket McMahon wore during his tour with Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness earlier this year in support of their new album, Zombies on Broadway. Bidding closes November 10th. The Dear Jack Foundation supports young people who've been diagnosed with cancer. McMahon himself was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia when he was 22.