Plus, is Anna Kendrick about to make the leap from movie star to pop star? Who is the final winner of MTV’s Musical March Madness? And what inspired Taylor Swift‘s hit song “22″? All this in today’s Last Lap.
- Country heartthrob Hunter Hayes is partnering with VH1, CMT and MTV to deliver behind-the-scenes access to his life and career. For more info on how to be “on the road” with Hunter, visit CMT.com.
- Pitch Perfect star Anna Kendrick is about to become a pop star. A remix of her song, “Cups”, has been blasting up the Billboard Top 100 charts and as of later on tonight, she’ll be the star of her very own music video for the song. [ETonline]
- “Lego House” singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is the winner of MTV’s Musical March Madness! Whereas the NCAA tournament was tight until the end, Sheeran trounced the competition, including the likes of Thirty Seconds to Mars, Paramore and Tokio Hotel. Congrats! [MTV.com]
- In her first ad for Diet Coke, Taylor Swift lets people inside the writing process for her hit song, “22″. According to the commercial, the song that unites people the world over was inspired by a sip of….Diet Coke. [Daily Mail]
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