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Darren Criss Debuts New Song 'F*kn Around' - Read the Lyrics & Listen Now!

Darren Criss has a new song out!

The 34-year-old Glee and Hollywood actor/singer dropped his latest single titled “F*KN AROUND” at midnight on Friday, April 9.

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“Check myself, I hate that I need this / Tell myself that I can defeat this /Every time you leave me wanting you more,” Darren sings. “I swear that I mean it / Come right back, tear me to pieces / Throw my hands up, sweet Jesus who am I doing this for?”

Hours before releasing the new single, Darren reunited virtually with several of his Glee co-stars to honor the late Naya Rivera with a touching tribute at 2021 GLAAD Media Awards.

You can download Darren Criss‘ new song off of iTunes here – listen to “F*KN AROUND” now!

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Watch the 'Glee' Cast Reunite to Pay Tribute to Naya Rivera (Video)

The cast of Glee reunited to pay tribute to late co-star Naya Rivera and you can watch the video right here!

16 members of the cast gathered on Zoom to talk about their favorite memories of Naya on the 10-year anniversary of her character Santana Lopez coming out as a lesbian on network TV. The reunion was part of the 2021 GLAAD Media Awards, which aired on Thursday (April 8).

Demi Lovato, who played Santana’s girlfriend Dani on Glee, opened the tribute. She said, “I will always cherish the chance I got to play Naya‘s girlfriend, Dani, on Glee. The character Naya played, Santana Lopez, was groundbreaking for closeted queer girls, like I was at the time. Her ambition and accomplishments inspired Latina women all over the world.”

The cast members who then participated in the reunion included Jacob Artist, Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Jessalyn Gilsig, Dot-Marie Jones, Vanessa Lengies, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Heather Morris, Matthew Morrison, Alex Newell, Lauren Potter, Amber Riley, Harry Shum Jr., Becca Tobin, and Jenna Ushkowitz. Notably absent were Lea Michele and Dianna Agron.

Glee cast reunites to pay tribute to Naya Rivera

The reunion ended with Jessalyn reading a note written by Naya‘s mom.

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'Glee' Cast to Reunite to Honor Naya Rivera - See Who's Participating & Who Won't Be There

A Glee reunion is happening! Some of the cast members will participate in the 32nd Annual GLAAD Media Awards on April 8 as a tribute to the late Naya Rivera and her character Santana Lopez.

Those participating include Chris Colfer, Darren Criss, Jane Lynch, Kevin McHale, Heather Morris, Matthew Morrison, Amber Riley, Harry Shum Jr., Jenna Ushkowitz, Vanessa Lengies, Jacob Artist, Alex Newell, and Becca Tobin.

Lea Michele‘s name was not included in the Deadline press release, so it is assumed that she will not be participating. Ahead of Naya‘s tragic death, many stars spoke out about Lea‘s behavior on set. Lea is also a new mother.

Dianna Agron‘s name was also not included.

Naya tragically passed away at the age of 33 in a drowning accident in July of 2020.

The 2021 GLAAD Media Awards will be hosted by Niecy Nash. You’ll be able to stream the reunion on YouTube on April 8 at 8pm ET.

Darren Criss Stays Safe in Mask & Gloves Leaving a Workout

Darren Criss is staying super safe.

The 33-year-old Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor sported a face mask and safety gloves while leaving the gym after a workout on Wednesday morning (January 27) in Los Angeles.

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Last week, Darren was spotted showing off his toned legs in a pair of running shorts while heading to a physical therapy appointment.

A few months ago, Darren marked a very special day in Glee‘s history for his character Blaine Anderson!

Make sure you check out some cute photos of Darren out and about with his wife over the summer.

FYI: Darren is wearing Allbirds shoes.

10+ pictures inside of Darren Criss heading home after his workout…More Here! »

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Darren Criss Sprints Across the Street While Heading to Physical Therapy

Darren Criss sprints across the street while heading to a physical therapy building on Friday afternoon (January 22) in Los Angeles.

The 33-year-old Emmy-winning actor put his toned legs on display in a pair of short shorts while running to his appointment.

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Darren most recently appeared on screen in the Netflix limited series Hollywood, which was nominated for a bunch of Emmy Awards last year. It won two prizes in the creative categories.

Earlier this month, Darren and his wife Mia were in Georgia to help campaign with Democratic senatorial candidates Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff. Both of them won their runoff races!

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Glee's Kevin McHale Joked That Darren Criss Still Feels Gay, Even Though He Isn't - And Darren Responded!

A new viral tweet is asking people to answer the question, “what’s something that ISN’T gay but still FEELS gay to you?”

Kevin McHale‘s answer to the tweet is getting a lot of attention because he responded with a GIF of his Glee co-star Darren Criss!

If you don’t remember, Darren played a gay character on Glee even though he’s straight (and married!) in real life. It was the opposite for Kevin, who is openly gay in real life, but played a straight character on the show.

Several Glee stars responded to the tweet, including Jenna Ushkowitz, Alex Newell, and Darren himself. Even the Fox TV network’s official Twitter account replied!

Earlier this week, Darren marked a very special day in Glee‘s history for Blaine Anderson.

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Darren Criss Is Marking a Very Special Day in 'Glee' History!

Darren Criss is looking back at his time on Glee on the 10th anniversary of his first appearance on the show.

The 33-year-old actor, who was just 23 when he landed his role as Blaine Anderson, made his memorable first appearance on November 9, 2010. You might remember that he performed “Teenage Dream” during the episode “Never Been Kissed.”

“Today marks the 10 year anniversary of my first appearance on Glee as Blaine Anderson in the episode ‘Never Been Kissed.’ And while a number of you by that point may have already been pretty familiar with me as a totally awesome boy wizard or a Disney song nerd from the internet stage, no one can deny that Glee’s world presence catapulted my life to an entirely different level, and gave my career the opportunity to carry on in the way it’s been able to for the past decade,” Darren wrote on Instagram.

He added, “And it all happened through a literal song and dance that I could not be more proud of and grateful for. So whether you’re a Glee fan from back in the day, continue to re-watch it, or watching it now for the first time, thank you for allowing Blaine into your life. People always tell me how Glee changed their life, and I’m always happy to remind them how yeah, it changed mine too. And how they, and you reading this, are a part of that. So thank you.”

Darren is doing something very special to celebrate the occasion.

“But words and throwback pictures can only say so much,” Darren continued. “So to celebrate this milestone, I’m gonna give some of that love and appreciation back and throw a livestream concert entirely for charity benefiting a variety of good causes in need during this insane year. I’m calling it DEC•AID, and I’ll be sharing songs, stories, and never-before-seen content from those good ol’ Glee days. I’ll even be auctioning off some special personal items to see if we can raise some extra dough!⁣”

“This is something I’ve been wanting to do for a very long time, but just needed the right occasion. And between today’s anniversary, the holidays coming up, and the general sense of hope now in the air, the timing felt right. The show will be live on Saturday, November 28th, at 1pm PST. Still working out all the details but save the date and stay tuned via http://www.darrencriss.com/decaid or click the link in my bio,” he continued. “In the meantime, in anticipation of DEC•AID, join me on Instagram Live TODAY at 4pm pst where I live-watch & react to ‘Never Been Kissed,’ something I haven’t watched in… TEN YEARS. Come join me, watch along… and let’s see what I have to say!!! ”

He concluded, “Love you all, thanks for hangin’ with me and Blaine all these years. Here’s to many more!”

We have some photos of Darren out and about with his wife over the summer.