Michele Mendez

Bio

Michele Mendez is a Celebrity Writer at Elite Daily, where she writes about the biggest news in celebrity and music. She covers anything from the latest Kardashian-Jenner drama and Chrissy Teigen's newest Instagram post, to the ARMY's latest theories surrounding BTS' music videos. She is the team's go-to K-Pop reporter, so you can always find her writing about K-Pop groups such as BTS, BLACKPINK, Monsta X, TWICE, and more. Outside of Elite Daily, Michele is an editor at CelebMix.com. She has also written for Study Breaks Magazine, The Temple News, Fuzzable.com, TheTab.com, and HerCampus.com. Michele received her B.A. in Media Studies and Production from Temple University in May 2019. In her free time, you can find Michele listening to K-Pop playlists on Spotify, binge-watching another series on Netflix, or attending a concert in NYC. You can follow Michele on social media at @michmendezmedia and also contact her at michelemendez182@gmail.com

J-Hope Released The Full Version Of "Blue Side" & The Lyrics Are Everything

By Michele Mendez
Exactly three years after dropping his Hope World mixtape on March 1, 2018, J-Hope is giving fans a 2021 version of one of his album's best tracks: "Blue Side." The original song serves as the outro to his project, so it's only about a…

Harry Compared His & Meghan's Royal Exit To Diana's To Make A Powerful Point

By Michele Mendez
In just a matter of days, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will speak with Oprah about all things royal life. The interview arrives shortly after the couple announced their decision to step down as senior royals, so fans can't wait to hear what…

V Said His Mixtape Has Been Delayed & Got Real About When ARMYs Can Expect It

By Michele Mendez
No other artist drops as much content as BTS year after year. From albums and EPs to solo singles, collaborations, and docuseries, the group is continuously releasing projects. Since things move so quickly in the BTS fandom, ARMYs are always on…

Jungkook Revealed How Many Music Videos He Wants To Film For His Mixtape

By Michele Mendez
BTS had a big 2020, releasing tons of new music as a group, but there's the added possibility a few members will drop mixtapes at some point, too. As fans know, the guys enjoy branching out and experimenting with different projects as individuals.…

This Change In Emma Watson's IG Bio Has Some Fans Convinced She's Quitting Acting

By Michele Mendez
Emma Watson has been acting for most of her life, so when rumors spread she's stepping away from Hollywood, fans were in shambles thinking she's closing this chapter for good. It all started when her Instagram bio got updated on Feb. 25, hinting she…

Justin Bieber's New Album's Title Is A Genius Play On His Name

By Michele Mendez
Justin Bieber is getting ready for his new era. On Friday, Feb. 26, he revealed on Instagram he's dropping his sixth studio album, Justice, in a matter of weeks. The record will arrive just a year after he released Changes in February 2020. Judging…

Joshua Is Scrapping His Duet With Sabrina For The Saddest Reason

By Michele Mendez
For the past few weeks, fans have talked about nothing other than Olivia Rodrigo's "drivers license." The lyrics hint it's about her rumored ex Joshua Bassett, as well as his rumored new girlfriend Sabrina Carpenter, so fans have been itching to…

Fans Think Meghan Hinted At Her & Harry's 2nd Baby's Sex With Her Shiny New Ring

By Michele Mendez
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry broke the internet on Feb. 14 by announcing they're expecting again. The news came two years after the couple welcomed their first child, Archie, in May 2019. Since they already had a boy, fans are wondering what sex…

The Meaning Behind Wonho's New Song Will Give You Flashbacks To A Bad Relationship

By Michele Mendez
Five months after dropping his debut EP, Love Synonym Pt.1: Right for Me, which featured hits like "Losing You" and "Open Mind," in September 2020, Wonho has now returned with his sophomore mini album, Love Synonym Pt.2: Right for Us. The six-track…

Wonho Dances In The Rain In His New Vid & Fans Are THIRSTY With A Capital T

By Michele Mendez
Wonho's 2021 is off to a great start! On Friday, Feb. 26, he dropped his sophomore solo EP Love Synonym Pt.2: Right for Us, which is a follow up to his September 2020 release Love Synonym Pt.1: Right for Me. As you can tell by the title, the…

Nick Jonas' New Song Is All About Loneliness, But Is It About Priyanka?

By Michele Mendez
Nick Jonas is officially back with solo music! On Thursday, Feb. 25, he dropped a new single called "Spaceman" that's all about feeling alone during the pandemic. Since he and his wife are always traveling around the world jumping from one project…

OMG, ARMYS: There Are Rumors BTS' Next Comeback Is Right Around The Corner

By Michele Mendez
Every year, BTS does around two comebacks. Because they have yet to release new music in 2021, ARMYs are excited to find out what's to come and when. The group just dropped BE (Essential Edition) — a revamped version of their 2020 BE (Deluxe…

Fans Think Jungkook's New Blue Hair Is An Optical Illusion & It May Actually Be Purple

By Michele Mendez
In a rare Twitter selfie shared on Feb. 23, Jungkook surprised fans by revealing he'd made a huge change in his appearance: "Dyed my own hair," the BTS member wrote alongside a shot of his new blue 'do. ARMYs were shook, to say the least, because he…

BTS’ ‘MTV Unplugged’ Setlist Was Full Of Surprises From Start To Finish

By Michele Mendez
It finally happened: On Tuesday, Feb. 23, BTS performed on the iconic MTV Unplugged stage. Only the best of the best appear on the show, so it was only a matter of time before the group got invited. Since so many celebrities' performances on the…

President Biden Unfollowed Chrissy On Twitter & She Had A Vulgar Reaction

By Michele Mendez
For one month, Chrissy Teigen got to enjoy being one of the very few people President Joe Biden followed on Twitter. After Donald Trump blocked her from the @POTUS account in 2017, Teigen asked Biden to undo the move once he got inaugurated on Jan.…

Bryce Pranked Noah With Strippers, & He & Dixie Were NOT OK With It

By Michele Mendez
Bryce Hall loves pranking his friends, but he may have gone too far this time. On Feb. 17, the star uploaded a video to his YouTube channel involving TikTok couple Noah Beck and Dixie D'Amelio that received mixed reactions from fans. Some thought it…

Here's How The Royals Reportedly Feel About Meghan & Harry's Oprah Interview

By Michele Mendez
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are about to open up to fans more than ever before. On Sunday, March 7, CBS will air Oprah's "intimate conversation" with the couple for a 90-minute primetime special. From their marriage and life as parents, to being…

MTV Leaked Some Of BTS' 'Unplugged' Setlist & The Cover They'll Sing Will BREAK YOU

By Michele Mendez
The big question on everyone's mind right now is, what songs will BTS sing on MTV Unplugged? They just released BE (Essential Edition) on Feb. 19, so tracks off that album are an obvious choice, but fans are wondering if they'll sneak in a few…

DaBaby Says If You Think He Dissed JoJo Siwa, His Wordplay Went Over Your Head

By Michele Mendez
DaBaby is clearing up a rumor regarding his version of SpotemGottem's "Beatbox." When the rapper dropped his remix on Friday, Feb. 19, fans criticized him for seemingly dissing 17-year-old Dance Moms alum JoJo Siwa in his lyrics. As it turns out,…

Joshua Had The Best Reaction To Being Name-Dropped In 'SNL's "Drivers License" Skit

By Michele Mendez
Olivia Rodrigo just achieved another major milestone in her career: Being featured on Saturday Night Live. On Feb. 20, the late-night show dedicated one of its sketches to her No. 1 single "Drivers License." Fans think the song is about Rodrigo's…