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Sep 26 Listen: June’s Diary – “Wrap Around”

Since the finale of Chasing Destiny, the television show they were formed on with help from Kelly Rowland and Frank Gatson Jr., June’s Diary has gone on to do some pretty great things. For starters, after signing a major recording contract with Epic Records, they released their first official single as a group, L.A.N.C.E.. Then, a video of the ladies – Ashly Williams, Brienna DeVlugt, Gabrielle Carreiro, Kristal Lyndriette, and Shyann Roberts – singing the Black National Anthem went viral. In the midst of the craziness, the ladies announced they will be hitting the road for their first-ever headlining tour,...more

Jul 04 ☆ July 4 – Artists of the Week ☆

Here at Trendio we like to introduce you up-and-coming artists first. Since launching in 2014, we’ve brought the likes of Scott Helman, Tink, Jess Glynne, Daya, Isac Elliot, Years & Years, Jon Bellion, Devon Baldwin, and many more. Last time, we introduced you to four-piece alt-pop band Weathers, five-piece band from Dublin Sing Street , Maggie Rogers (because her name alone is powerful), and Princess of Bachata, Leslie Grace. This week, our picks for ones to watch are: singer-turned-actress then back again Cierra Ramirez, Kelly Rowland’s über-talented new girl group June’s Diary, your new favorite color and musician, Blood Orange,...more

Jul 04 Featured: June’s Diary

If you ask a random stranger what they think about girl groups, their response is likely to be something along the lines of girl groups not working because of – stereotypes, stereotypes, stereotypes, and more stereotypes. “Girls are catty!!11! Girls get jealous!!!11!” um, because boys don’t do, right? Back in February, Kelly Rowland embarked on a journey, helmed “Chasing Destiny,” to find the next big girl group. “I’ve been in one of the biggest girl groups [Destiny’s Child], now ,” Rowland raved as each episode of the show began. Adds Rowland: “I don’t want reality stars, I want STARS!” Like...more

Jun 24 Listen: June’s Diary – “L.A.N.C.E”

The girl group enthusiast in me is screaming internally and externally. After weeks and weeks of handwork, Kelly Rowland has found herself a girl group – not just any girl group, potentially the next BIG all-black girl group. The group, as revealed tonight, will go by the name June’s Diary and are already signed to Epic Records (same home as the world’s most successful girl group at the moment, Fifth Harmony). Second lead vocalist of Destiny’s Child aka Kelly Rowland and Frank Gatson who handled the whole process of their discovery will take charge of important aspects of their career,...more