1. We're still not over Guardians of the Galaxy, so imagine how happy we were to find this gem online: Vin Diesel (who voiced Groot in the movie) sings–or tries to sing, at least–Sam Smith's "Stay With Me."
2. JM de Guzman is back! After his hiatus, the celeb returns with his latest single "Have I Told You Lately"—an original by Rod Stewart, from his second album Tensionado. Tensionado is a collection of JM's renditions of his favorite songs. Listen to his version of John Legend's "All Of Me" below, and make sure you grab a copy of his album, too.
3. ICYMI, The Civil Wars formally announced that they're breaking up over the weekend. *sniff* Listen to their touching farewell song below via Spotify.
4. Missing The Script? The band just released the new music video for their song "Superheroes," the first track of their fourth album No Sound Without Silence.
5. The Perkins Twins will be kicking off their first Album Campus Tour entitled Para Lang Sa'yo, which is part of the Perkins Twins Tennis Academy's free exhibition and training clinics on August 16-17. The exhibition will be led by ex-touring tennis professional Tarny Perkins, and will also feature California US Grand Prix Doubles Champions, Jesse and Christian Perkins, along with 16-year-old tennis phenom Nicole Amistad and 7-year-old tennis protégé Migs Cayetano—who all have roots in Tuguegarao. Listen to "Para Lang Sa'yo" below and make sure to take note of the dates of the twins' tour, too.
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