14 Facts You Didn't Know About 106.1 KISS FM's 2021 Jingle Ball Lineup


106.1 KISS FM's Jingle Ball is coming back to DFW on November 30th at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth! You will get to experience many amazing artists, including Doja Cat, Lil Nas X, The Kid Laroi, AJR, Tate McRae, Bazzi and Dixie D'Amelio!

Learn more about these performers below ahead of the 106.1 KISS FM's Jingle Ball later this year!

Doja Cat

At around age 11, she took up organized break dancing and danced in a crew in Los Angeles.

Doja holds three top 20 hits on the pop charts from Planet Her: “Kiss Me More,” featuring SZA, “You Right” with The Weeknd and “Need to Know.”

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Lil Nas X

The rapper sent a track off of Montero to Nicki Minaj, but she didn’t get back to him. He recently revealed that the song was “Industry Baby” featuring Jack Harlow.

Lil Nas X released a children’s book called C is for Country. Upon its release, the book ranked at number 8 for children’s books worldwide.

2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards – Arrivals

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The Kid LAROI

Before he was The Kid LAROI, a name derived from the name of the Aboriginal community his ancestors are from,one of the first stage names he gave himself was FC6. 

The Kid Laroi spent several months in Los Angeles after signing his record deal living with the late rapper, Juice WRLD, who Laroi considered a mentor.

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AJR

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.

2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards – Show

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Bazzi

Bazzi used former social media platform, Vine, to build his initial following and became one of the first big stars on the app with 1.5 million followers by the time he finished high school.

The singer has fostered dogs a lot, but he doesn’t have any of his own.

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Tate McRae

During Justin Bieber's Purpose World Tour, he held auditions for fans to join him on stage in each city. Tate McRae was picked to perform with him in Canada when she was 12 years old.

She competed in So You Think You Can Dance: Next Generation when she was 13-years-old and placed third.

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Dixie D'Amelio

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.

Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2021 - Arrivals

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