Miguel to Perform “Coco” Hit on ABC’s “The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II” Special

It’ll be a day of (Disney) remembrance for Miguel

The 34-year-old half-Mexican American singer will take part in ABC’s The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II.


Miguel will perform “Remember Me,” the song he recorded for the soundtrack to the Dia de los Muertos-themed animated feature Coco.

Miguel’s version of the song appeared at the end of the film. He also performed a Spanish-English duet of the track with Natalia Lafourcade entitled “Recuérdame.”

“Remember Me” earned a Grammy nomination for Best Song Written for Visual Media.

Shakira, meantime, is set to perform “Try Everything” during the sing-along special. She recorded the Grammy-nominated song for Disney’s Zootopia.

The 43-year-old Colombian superstar voiced the character of Gazellein the film, and her character performed the track in the end credits.

Other artists recruited by Disney for the special, to be broadcast during the Mother’s Day, include Donald Glover, Halsey, Ben Platt and Chloe x Halle.

Audiences will be able to stream The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II on Disney+at a later, unconfirmed date.

The musical special plans to not just celebrate families, but nourish them too by raising awareness for Feeding America’s COVID-19 Response Fund, which supports people across the U.S. facing hunger amid the pandemic.

The first edition of the musical special saw big-time prime-time ratings, with 10.3 million viewers tuning in to Ariana Grande‘s spellbound “I Won’t Say I’m in Love” coverfrom Hercules, Beyoncé‘s surprise heartwarming rendition of “When You Wish Upon a Star“and more.

Ryan Seacrest returns as the host for The Disney Family Singalong: Volume II, which will air on Sunday, May 10, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC.

Here’s the list of performances (with more to come):

“A Whole New World” – Idina Menzel & Ben Platt
“Almost There”– Chloe x Halle & Anika Noni Rose
“Hakuna Matata” – Seth Rogen & Billy Eichner feat. Donald Glover & Walter Russell III
“Part of Your World” – Halsey
“Poor Unfortunate Souls” – Rebel Wilson
“Remember Me” – Miguel
“Step in Time” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” –Derek Hough, Julianne Hough & Hayley Erbert”Try Everything”–Shakira
“When I Am Older” – Josh Gad
“You’ll Be in My Heart” –Disney on Broadway stars Merle Dandridge, Heather Headley, Adam Jacobs, Caissie Levy, Kara Lindsay, Kevin Massey & Josh Strickland”Zero to Hero” – Keke Palmer

Shakira Working On New Music with MAGIC! & Producer Supa Dups

It’s a magical time for Shakira

The 39-year-old Colombian superstar is working on new music with MAGIC! and Grammy-winning producer Supa Dups for her eleventh studio album.

Shakira, MAGIC! & Supa Dups

The “Hips Don’t Lie” hitmaker took to Twitter and Instagram on Friday, August 12 to post a photo of her with MAGIC!’s frontman Nasri Atweh and Supa.

In the photo, Shakira donned a white tank top with her hair styled in a side sweep.

“Late night delirium in the studio with @nasrifrommagic and @supadups! Shak,” the “Try Everything” singer wrote alongside the snap.

Supa reposted the picture along with caption, “Doesn’t really get much bigger than this.”

It’s the latest collaboration between Shakira and MAGIC! She previously featured the band on the single “Cut Me Deep,” which appeared on her last studio album Shakira.

Her new album is scheduled to be released later this year or early 2017 via RCA and Sony Latin.

Shakira Joins the Voice Cast in Walt Disney Animation’s “Zootopia”

Life’s a zoo for Shakira

The 38-year-old Colombian singer has joined the voice cast of Walt Disney Animation‘s Zootopia, the studio announced Friday at its D23 Expo.


The script, by Jared Bush, is set in a modern mammal metropolis comprised of neighborhoods such as ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown.

Shakira will voice Gazelle the biggest pop star in Zootopia. She’ll also perform an all-new original song for the movie titled “Try Everything.”

The project is being directed by Byron Howard and Rich Moore and co-directed by Bush.

Zootopia is slated for release on March 4, 2016.