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Aly & AJ in Conversation with Billboard’s Lyndsey Havens

May 17, 2021

Join the alternative pop duo Aly & AJ, sisters Alyson and Amanda Michalka, for a conversation about making music during the pandemic and their new album, a touch of the beat gets you up on your feet gets you out and then into the sun. An upbeat ode to sisterhood, California sun, and a classic ‘70s sound, Aly & AJ’s new songs are tuned to the moment — a perfect encapsulation of heartbreak, release, and joy. Vogue called it “the feel-good album of the summer,” while Line of Best Fit said it’s “a triumphant return, and is sure to be the beginning of a brilliant new chapter” and The Fader simply proclaimed “Aly & AJ just keep winning.” Hear them discuss the making of the record, what it was like to see their song “Potential Breakup Song” have a second life thanks to TikTok during the pandemic, what’s next in their acting careers, and much more.

Aly & AJ

Aly & AJ have spent over a decade putting an eternal creative truth into practice: you don’t find your voice by waiting around …

Lyndsey Havens

Lyndsey Havens is a senior editor at Billboard, where she started as an intern in the summer of 2016 …

Categories: Arts & Entertainment


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