MMU in LA: Ariana Grande almost got stuck in her VMA spaceship, Jason Derulo had a moment with Taylor Swift + Jenna Marbles’ craziest fan moment

The Morning Mash Up is spending the week in L.A., and they’re bringing in a ton of high-profile celebrity guests! Not only have they spent time with Mary Lambert, Jack Antonoff and Echosmith, but they also talked to VMA winner and performer Ariana Grande (!), Jason Derulo and host SiriusXM’s YouTube 15, Jenna Marbles.

Up first was the one and only Ariana Grande, who talked about her love for cats, her idea of the perfect wedding dress (all black), and how she feels about her brother Frankie Grande starring on Big Brother.

Later, Ariana discussed her just-released second studio album, My Everything, and her performance on the VMAs, which apparently didn’t go exactly as planned. “I definitely had some butterflies. I was in my spaceship, and it was supposed to open in time for me to say, ‘If you want it…,’ and it wasn’t opening, and I was like, ‘If you want it… ohmygodohmygodohmygod it’s not opening.”

Ariana also told the MMU about her favorite tracks on My Everything, who she’d like to collaborate with in the future, and why she’s obsessed with Imogen Heap’s gloves.

Lastly, Ariana delved into the hardest part of being a vegan, which, surprisingly, has zero to do with food. “The hardest part as a female vegan is not using beauty products [with animal products]. I’m still going through that process now. It’s so hard. I’ve been eating vegan for almost a year now. But, like, making that full 100% transition.”

Jason Derulo also stopped by to chat with the Morning Mash Up, where he described his fortunate seating arrangement at the VMAs.

“We had dope seats. We were literally right in the front. We sat next to Demi Lovato, Lorde and Taylor Swift. It was crazy because I met them for the first time. Taylor was like, ‘I have all your music,’ and I was like, ‘WHAT?'”

Finally, the Morning Mash Up welcomed Hits 1’s own YouTube 15 host Jenna Marbles to the mic, where she talked about working out, The Emmys, why it’s time to stop giving all of the awards to Breaking Bad, and watching House of Cards.

“We’re still awarding Breaking Bad? I thought we moved on. I love House of Cards, Game of Thrones, True Detective. House of Cards keeps getting [iced out at The Emmys].”

To top off her interview, Jenna told the Morning Mash Up about her craziest fan experience, which apparently involved a girl chasing her around on a skateboard.

“I was taking a friend of mine to look at grad school in Santa Barbara, and this girl knew I was there — word had traveled around campus — and she just comes in skatin’ on her skateboard going ‘JENNA!!’ She’s like, out of breath with a giant soda in her hand, goin’ like, ‘I’VE BEEN SKATING AROUND CAMPUS LOOKING FOR YOU ALL DAY.'”

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