Top 10 Things to Read, Watch & Listen to from July 16th- July 22nd

We’re nearing the end of July, everybody! Is everyone just as excited as we are for the next season? If you’ve run out of entertainment to read, watch, and listen to this week, YEM has you covered!

HSMTMTS Trailer –

Everyone remembers High School Musical: The Musical The Series, right? With the talents of several cast members and with what’s been happening in Season 3, the fourth and final season of the series will be appearing on August 9th! Be sure to check it out on its premiere date! If you haven’t had the time to watch the show, now’s the time to do it before the final season is out!

Barbie – 7/21

Hey Barbie! Get ready everyone, the Barbie movie is ready for release! Be sure to follow the adventures of Barbie and Ken on July 21st! If you’re curious about who else might be making an appearance in this movie, Luke Mullen from Andi Mack will be in this film. Be sure to check it out!

Praise Petey – 7/22

If you’re interested in an animated, comedy series then Praise Petey might be right up your alley! Follow the adventures of a New York girl whose life came crashing down, only for her life to make a huge turnaround after she receives a mysterious gift from her father. You can check the series out on Hulu!

Sweet Magnolias Season 3 Premiere – 7/20

The latest season of Sweet Magnolias is here! Continue to follow the journey of three South Carolina women as they go through the complexities of career, romance, and family on July 20th through the Netflix channel!

Archie The Musical – (

Riverdale returns with Archie The Musical, and there’s a whole bunch of songs for your perusal on Spotify! Be sure to check out the song You Know What It’s Like, and here’s a heads-up to mention how Casey Cott fans, he’ll be making an appearance in Moulin Rouge!

The Summer I Turned Pretty Episode 4

It isn’t out yet, but the latest episode will be out soon! The Summer I Turned Pretty premieres on July 14th! For those who need a refresher on the series, the series tells the story of a love triangle between a girl and two brothers, while showing the effects of first love, the first heartbreak, and the magic that surrounds the perfect summer. Be sure to check out the series and this latest episode soon!

Jennifer Lopez – This Is Me…Now – 7/21

Everyone has to know this artist, right? Jennifer Lopez is here with her newest album This Is Me…Now, set for release on July 21st! Serving as a sequel to her third studio album This Is Me…Then, this album will serve as the first album she has released in 9 years! Be sure to check out her album and listen to music such as To Be Yours and Rebound when it comes out!

Various Artists – Barbie: The Album – 7/21

Just as the movie is coming out on the same day, the album for the movie’s soundtrack will release on the same day! You’ll have songs such as Barbie World by Ice Spice & Nicki Minaj (Ft. Aqua), What Was I Made For? by Billie Eilish, Barbie Dreams by FIFTY FIFTY featuring Kaliii, and I’m Just Ken by Ryan Gosling featuring Slash. Be sure to check the soundtrack out as well when the film comes out!

Fire and Fate (Villains) by Serena Valentino – 7/18

Are you a fan of Disney villains? If so, you’ll certainly enjoy this book! Fire and Fate (Villains) returns as the tenth book in the series, and this time, this story features Hades! Years and years of being left alone has brought anger to Hades, that is until three witches find their way into the land of the dead. The catch is, is that they’re perfectly alive. Bored and lonely in his state, Hades befriends these three witches and is then suddenly thrown into a bargain that could potentially change the course of fate. Be sure to check this book out when it publishes on July 18th!

I’m Not Here to Make Friends by Andrew Yang – 7/18

If you’re looking for a fun and frothy book, here’s one that fits the requirements! Written by Andrew Yang, I’m Not Here to Make Friends publishing date is set for July 18th! Follow the story of Sabine and Yonna as the two are picked for Hotel California, a teen reality show with an all-Asian cast!