Ariana Grande Pillow Fights in Her PJs in New ‘Santa Tell Me’ Video
Right after her hot 2014 Jingle Ball performance, Ariana Grande released her latest music video, “Santa Tell Me”. Working with the talented director, @AlfredoFlores, Ignition FX created post-production VFX and title animation for the pop star’s much anticipated new music video. Watch now:
In addition, she received the “Breakthrough Artist of the Year” award from the Music Business Association. The award recognizes Grande’s achievements throughout 2013, including her No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 with her first album and her top ten single on the Hot 100. She earned the Favorite Breakout Artist award at the People’s Choice Awards 2014. In March 2014, Grande sang at the White House concert, “Women of Soul: In Performance at the White House”. Grande released her second studio album My Everything on August 25, 2014, with Rolling Stone magazine writing that “My Everything is where the 21-year-old Nickelodeon starlet grows up. It’s a confident, intelligent, brazen pop statement, mixing bubblegum diva vocals with EDM break beats”. It sold 169,000 copies in its first week and debuted atop the Billboard 200, becoming her second consecutive No. 1 album in the US. Its lead single, “Problem“, features Australian rapper Iggy Azalea and premiered at the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards on April 27. The song debuted at No. 3 (eventually climbing to No. 2) on the Billboard Hot 100, and debuted at No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming Grande’s first No. 1 single in the United Kingdom. She performed the song at the opening of the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, while winning Best Pop Video for her single “Problem.” On November 17, 2014, Grande was featured in Major Lazer’s song “All My Love” which was released as the fourth single from the soundtrack album for the film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1.