2012 MTV Video Music Awards: Drake and Rihanna Lead Nominations
Rihanna and Drake are the leading contenders for the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards, while Katy Perry, Beyonce, Skrillex, Lana Del Rey and Frank Ocean also scored multiple nominations.
Owl City + Carly Rae Jepsen Have Summer Fun in ‘Good Time’ Video
Carly Rae Jepsen already has the Song of the Summer, according to the Teen Choice Awards, and now she has a new video with Owl City for their duet ‘Good Time’ in which the pair meet up at a lake with friends for a little bit of wholesome summer fun.
Fergie Wants to ‘Feel Alive’ On New Track With Pitbull
We weren’t expecting new music from Fergie in 2012 after she announced she wanted to take time off to hang out with husband Josh Duhamel and maybe have a baby. But she has returned as a solo artist with ‘Feel Alive,’ a dance track featuring rapper Pitbull.
Frank Ocean Set for Huge Debut Despite Target’s Refusal to Sell ‘Channel Orange’
Based on sales in its first day of release on Tuesday (July 10), Frank Ocean‘s ‘Chanenel Orange’ is expected to sell between 110,000 and 125,000 copies this week, which could be enough to take the No. 2 position on the album chart.
Ellie Goulding Drops New Song ‘Hanging On’ Featuring Tinie Tempah
Acclaimed U.K. singer Ellie Goulding has just premiered a new track featuring rapper Tinie Tempah called ‘Hanging On.’ The singer made the reveal in a Facebook post, writing, “Here’s the beginning of my new journey. Enjoy and share responsibly.&CloseCurlyD…
Flo Rida Brings ‘Wild Ones’ Hits to ‘TODAY’ Show Stage
A patriotic, blinged-out Flo Rida took the stage this morning as part of the ‘TODAY’ show’s summer concert series to promote his new album ‘Wild Ones’ and its first three singles.
Kanye West Gets Kim Kardashian’s Mother a $200,000 Bentley
Now that Kanye West has won over Kim Kardashian, he’s aiming to gain the approval of her mom, Kris Jenner. Reports suggest the rapper bought her a $200,000 Bentley in addition to other expensive presents.
Usher Covers Foster the People’s ‘Pumped Up Kicks’
Usher showed the rock side of his personality with a new cover of Foster the People‘s ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ on which he played bass guitar.
Kid Cudi Announces Name of New Album
What would a Kid Cudi album inspired by Dr. Dre sound like? We’ll find out soon, because Cudi revealed early this morning via Twitter that his next solo record will be called ‘Indicud’ and is partially influenced by Dre.
Watch Justin Bieber Perform ‘All Around the World’ + ‘As Long As You Love Me’ Acoustic
Justin Bieber is slowing things down during his European live performances with an acoustic show featuring familiar songs and a few new tracks. Today, Bieber tweeted a link to an 8-minute video of acoustic highlights from a recent appearance.