Today Show: Ariana Grande Crowd
The Today Show hosts talked with Ariana Grande. Tamron said she does everything big. She has 17 million Twitter followers, 20 million Facebook fans and “a nonstop sale of albums.” Plus she had a huge crowd outside. The hosts had talked about the crowd earlier in the show. She’s currently promoting her second album called My Everything. They asked what it was like to see the crowd outside. She said it’s overwhelming. She was on the show last year and there weren’t even half as many people. She’s really blown up lately. She said she’s blessed and grateful and isn’t taking it for granted for a moment.
Today Show: Ariana Grande’s Grandma
Grande and the hosts talked about last year too. The hosts remembered it as well, but this last year has been incredible. They also showed her grandma watching her interview, which was adorable. The hosts were obsessed with her grandma.
Grande said it’s been crazy. She’s been working nonstop and spending time with her family. That’s it. She said her family is her inspiration. Then Willie went to get Nona. Roker asked if she would go back to acting at some point, but she didn’t answer because that’s when Nona came out. She said she knew Ariana was talented when she was six, seven, or eight. She made her audition for Annie because she was on the board for a theater. Then she became the star.
Today Show: Ariana Grande Fan Questions
Ariana then answered fan questions. She said she’d love to sing with Frank Sinatra if she could sing with anyone past or present. Her favorite thing about performing is putting the music on its feet and seeing her fans sing along. She likes seeing the music come to life.
Today Show: Ariana Grande Vegan
Her favorite food is fruit. She’s vegan. She wanted to do it for a long time, but she couldn’t with her Italian family that loves meat and other non-vegan foods. It was a hard transition for her, but she finally did it. Her Nona made the best meatballs when she used to eat them though.