The HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball Presented by Capital One is returning to Washington, DC at Capital One Arena later this year, and the star-studded lineup was just announced! Grab tickets for your chance to see amazing performances from artists including Jonas Brothers, Doja Cat, Megan Thee Stallion, Black Eyed Peas, Saweetie, Tate McRae, Monsta X, Bazzi, Dixie D'Amelio and Tai Verdes.
Keep on reading to to learn some new facts about the performers at the 2021 HOT 99.5 Jingle Ball!
Nick says he regrets filming season 2 of their Disney Channel show, Jonas, because he felt it stunted their growth as a band.
Megan was nicknamed "Stallion" as a teen due to her height and decided to adopt it as a stage name.
The rapper is a major horror movie fan, who is currently working on writing her own horror film.
Black Eyed Peas
Their latest album, Translation, features 10 collaborations — more than any other Black Eyed Peas album.
Their 2003 single "Where Is The Love?" topped the charts in 13 countries, including the United Kingdom, where it lasted seven weeks at number one and went on to become the country's best-selling single of the year.
In 2006, the brothers started busking in NYC's Central Park and Washington Square Park.
Band member Ryan Met shared AJR's "I'm Ready" with several different celebs via Twitter. "Chandelier" singer Sia noticed and informed her management, who is now AJR's co-manager.
Jooheon owns the copyrights to 109 songs.
Before Monsta X, Shownu almost debuted his K-Pop career with Got7. He was a trainee with JYP Entertainment for two years.
Bazzi used former social media platform Vine to build his initial following and became of the first big stars on the app with 1.5 million followers by the time he finished high school.
Dixie, who has studied drama since she was a child, had her professional acting debut this year in the Brat TV series, Attaway General, as Georgia.
Dixie has been candid about her mental health on social media. Her song, "Be Happy" is less about actually being cheerful and more about accepting the fact that you do not have to be happy and positive all the time.
As the COVID-19 pandemic began, the iHeartRadio On The Verge artist had taken on an essential worker position at Verizon. However, Tai's music eventually found its way to TikTok and went viral.
In 2017, under the name Tyler Colon, Tai was a contestant on season six of MTV's Are You the One? and ended up winning $50,000.