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Sam Smith Doesn’t Like Writing Happy Songs

“It just doesn’t sound very good. I’m just not that type of artist,” he admitted to 97.1 AMP Radio’s Booker.

97.1 AMP Radio–09/12/2017

Booker Chats with Khalid Winners at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio

Thanks to SoCal Honda, some lucky winners got up close and personal with Khalid at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio!

97.1 AMP Radio–08/29/2017

DJ Khaled Talks New Album ‘Grateful,’ Says There Was No Plan B to Rihanna on ‘Wild Thoughts’

DJ Khaled just dropped his 10th album ‘Grateful’ and he stopped by AMP Radio the night he released it to talk about the record, his son Ashad, and more. 

06/23/2017

Booker Hangs with Halsey Winners at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio

Thanks to SoCal Honda, some lucky winners got to see a super intimate performance at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio! Watch their interview with Booker after the show!

05/24/2017

Halsey Says She Trusts Her Fans the Most Because They Are “In This Battle Together”

Halsey played an intimate performance for a special group of fans earlier this week at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio.

05/17/2017

Niall Horan Says He ‘Feels the Pressure’ of Being on His Own, Talks New Album & More in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage

Niall Horan performed LIVE in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio for a small group of fans at 97.1 AMP Radio.

05/17/2017

Booker Talks to Winners at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage with Niall Horan

Booker caught up with some lucky winners after they saw Niall Horan in an intimate show in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio.

05/15/2017

Cinco De Mayo Live Broadcast with Booker

Check Out Pictures from Booker’s Cinco De Mayo Live Broadcast at El Cholo in La Habra!

05/08/2017

Booker Talks to Winners at the SoCal Honda Sound Stage with Clean Bandit

Booker caught up with some lucky winners after they saw Clean Bandit in an intimate show in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio.

04/12/2017

Clean Bandit Performs in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio

Check out Clean Bandit’s interview with Booker in the SoCal Honda Sound Stage at AMP Radio!

04/12/2017

Booker Interviews Steve Aoki at #AMPLIFY2017

Booker hangs with Steve Aoki backstage at #AMPLIFY2017

03/20/2017

Interview: Booker Talks to James Arthur

Check out Booker’s interview with James Arthur!

02/02/2017

Booker’s Bachelor Breakdown: Nick Viall Meets The Ladies Of Season 21

Hang tight #BachelorNation, it’s only just begun.

97.1 AMP Radio–01/03/2017

Katy Perry Is ‘Taking Chances’ & ‘Not Rushing’ Her New Music

“I think when music is good, nobody remembers the time it took to make it.”

08/18/2016

Nathan Sykes Talks New Music with Booker

Nathan Sykes came by for a Facebook Live interview. Watch it here!

07/22/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: Luke Says I Love You During Hometown Visits

It’s our favorite day of the week! Booker’s back to recap his faaaaaavorite show: The Bachelorette.

07/19/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: JoJo Selects Her Final Four

PLUS: Jordan spills the tea on his not-so warm and fuzzy relationship with his NFL quarterback brother, Aaron Rodgers!

07/12/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: Is JoJo Falling For A Fraud?

That’s what the tabloids are saying about our new villain, former football player Jordan.

06/29/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: A New Villain Emerges To Replace Mad Chad

Chad may be gone, but it’s not all rainbows and unicorns inside the mansion.

06/21/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: Is This The End For Mad Chad?

We were treated to a double dose of The Bcachelorette this week and no one’s more excited than Booker!

06/08/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: All About Chad

Booker can’t stop talking about the contestant everybody loves to hate!

06/07/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: Chad ‘The Hulk’ Steals The Spotlight

The 28-year-old luxury real estate agent is our first official villain of the season and we’re loving every minute of it.

05/31/2016

Booker’s Bachelorette Breakdown: JoJo Meets Her Men!

“Who’s got the right mojo for JoJo?”

05/24/2016

Zedd on Kesha: “The One Thing I Could Do to Help was to Make Music With Her”

Zedd called in to talk to Booker about the release of his new track with Kesha “True Colors”

04/29/2016

Matty From The 1975 Drops By for Surprise Interview with Booker

Surprise! Matty from The 1975 jumped on air with Booker after a performance today at our sister station. Watch!

04/20/2016

Meghan Trainor “Storms” Out of Interview with Booker, Talks “No,” Her Album Being Done & More

She dropped her latest hit “No” today (March 4th) and stopped by AMP Radio to talk to Booker about the new track and her new album, which is done by the way!

03/04/2016

Interview: The Chainsmokers Tell Booker How They Made “Roses,” Plans for New Music & More

#AMPLIFY2016 artist, The Chainsmokers, came by for an interview with Booker!

03/02/2016

Kim Kardashian West

Perez Hilton’s Daily Update: Kim Kardashian Breaks The Apple Store

Kim Kardashian already broke the internet, and she kind of broke it again but this time with her clothes on. She just released a new app called Kimoji.  You basically pay $2 for Kim Kardashian […]

97.1 AMP Radio–12/22/2015

Perez Hilton’s Daily Update: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Box Office Records

Star Wars: The Force Awakens opened over the weekend and as expected, it broke records. Not just a record, but it broke all the records.  The Force Awakens had the biggest opening weekend ever and made […]

97.1 AMP Radio–12/21/2015

VIDEO: Steve Aoki Takes Over the 5 O’Clock Drop with Booker

Steve Aoki took over AMP Radio for the 5 O’Clock Drop today,  kicking off a crazy hot weekend in Los Angeles. Before he hit the airwaves, Booker quickly caught up with him and of course, […]

10/09/2015

Interview: Alessia Cara Talks New ‘Four Pink Walls’ EP & More with Booker

Alessia Cara came onto the scene recently with her hit single ‘Here.’ A brooding, ‘loner anthem’ dedicated to all of the people who feel out of place, especially in social situations. Specifically ‘Here’ was written […]

10/08/2015

Steve Aoki Is Taking Over the 5 O’Clock Drop This Friday

This Friday, we’re kicking off your weekend with one of our favorite DJs: Steve Aoki. He’ll be in the mix with Booker, taking over the 5 O’Clock Drop bringing you all the hits LIVE from the […]

10/07/2015

Listen to The PHP: Perez Hilton Podcast with Chris Booker, Episode 11

EP 11: Tyga money woes, Azealia Banks plane problems and a Little Wayne sex tape?

09/23/2015

VIDEO: Watch Booker on Access Hollywood Live!

Booker was on Access Hollywood LIVE to discuss the Emmy’s, NFL football girlfriends & more. Watch!

09/23/2015

Booker Attempts To Play OMI’s “Cheerleader” On The Trumpet

Was he able to pull off a musical miracle? Listen and decide for yourself!

08/21/2015

Perez Hilton’s Daily Update:Will Smith Is Making A Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reboot

A Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reboot is happening!!! Will Smith will be involved, he won’t be acting, he will be producing.  It’s in the very early stages of development but we are still so excited! […]

97.1 AMP Radio–08/14/2015

Perez Hilton’s Daily Update: Kylie Jenner Turns 18

Carson is on vacation for the next couple of weeks so Booker is filling in and was getting all the details about Kylie Jenner’s birthday celebrations from Perez. Today is Kylie’s actual birthday but she’s […]

97.1 AMP Radio–08/10/2015

The PHP: Perez Hilton Podcast with Chris Booker, Episode 3: Perez goes one on one with Amber Rose!

Perez talks to Amber Rose about Slut Walk, The Kardashians, Kanye, Wiz and son Sebastian! Perez and Booker dish the dirt on Taylor Swift, Hulk Hogan, Calvin Harris and more!

07/30/2015

The PHP: Perez Hilton Podcast with Booker, Episode 2

Perez and Booker get personal, talking about Perez’s children, Booker’s two dads, arguing over Khloe Kardashian’s upcoming talk show and Backstreet Boy AJ McLean joins the PHP to talk Zombie Boy Band Movie, his new […]

07/23/2015

The PHP: Perez Hilton Podcast with Chris Booker Debuts

Just announced! Our very own Booker & our fav gossip guy Perez Hilton just launched a new podcast on Play. It called The PHP: Perez Hilton Podcast and episode one is already available. So what’s […]

07/16/2015

Selena Gomez Talks ‘Good For You,’ Her New Album, Working with Zedd & More with Booker!

Today (Monday, June 22nd) Selena Gomez dropped her new single ‘Good For You’ featuring A$AP Rocky and OF COURSE we had to talk to her like, immediately. The track is sultry, seductive, and shows us […]

06/22/2015

Photo Gallery: Zedd Chats With Booker At AMP Radio

This afternoon at 5pm, Zedd dropped by to talk to Booker about his new album, True Colors. Check out the pics here. 🙂

05/22/2015

INTERVIEW: Tove Lo is “Talking Body” and More with Booker!

Right after her performance at the Red Bull Sound Space at AMP Radio (her first show after her vocal cord surgery), Tove Lo jumped on air to chat with Booker about it all.

03/13/2015

Booker’s Bachelor Breakdown: The Finale!

The time has finally arrived. The season finale of The Bachelor aired last night, and Booker, well. Booker is psychic.

03/10/2015

Perez Hilton’s Daily Update: Lupita Nyong’o’s Oscar Dress Stolen!

Lupita Nyong’o always makes the ‘Best Dressed’ list after any red carpet appearance. At thisyear’s Oscars, fashionistas were swooning over her pearl-encrusted gown.  Well someone liked it so much that they stole it!! It was […]

97.1 AMP Radio–02/27/2015

Zedd Talks “I Want You To Know,” New Album, & Selena Gomez With Booker!

By Sarah Carroll With mega hits like “Break Free,” “Stay The Night,” and “Clarity” under his belt, Zedd’s a constant force of nature on the radio airwaves. But it may come as a surprise that it’s been […]

02/26/2015

Booker’s Bachelor Breakdown: Chris’ Sisters Set Up Cinderella Date

By Sarah Carroll It’s already Week 4 on The Bachelor and, sure, there are several eager bachelorettes that have caught Chris’ attention, but that’s all about to change. Why? Because the family has spoken! Last night, […]

01/27/2015

Interview: Kalin & Myles Make Their AMP Radio Debut With ‘Trampoline’

One of the most fun parts of radio is the total randomness that can happen when an artist pops by. This is not a smoke and mirror thing either. We’re not pretending we didn’t know […]

01/20/2015

Booker’s Bachelor Breakdown: Jimmy Kimmel Guest Hosts

We love us some Chris Harrison, but it was a nice change of pace when Jimmy Kimmel commandeered control of The Bachelor last night.

01/20/2015

Booker’s Bachelor Breakdown: Barely-There Bikinis & Baby Voices

It’s Tuesday and you know what that means? It’s time for another breakdown of The Bachelor brought to us by our very own Booker!

01/13/2015

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