FYI: Beyonce Album News, Kanye's Offensive Lyric

June 20, 2013 By:

To help kick off the O Music Awards, the Jonas Brothers played a very un-Jonas Brothers-sounding acoustic set in Times Square and everybody screamed. (MTV)

The xx doesn’t completely remember shooting their new video “Fiction,” which might be a good thing ‘cause it sounds like it was grueling. (MTV)

People are really upset about the lyrics for the arguably offensive “Parkinson’s” lyric that Kanye West uses in “On Sight.” (The Guardian)

In honor of being 50-years-young, The Rolling Stones have released their entire back catalog of music on iTunes. (Rolling Stone)

Gotye is really overwhelmed by all this success. He’s going to play drums in his old band, the Basics, for a while. (Billboard)

It’s taking a while for Beyoncé’s new album to come out. That’s because Ne-Yo is still working on “putting stuff together.” (The Hollywood Reporter)

In the meantime, there’s a new snippet from Beyoncé’s song “Standing On The Sun.” The single, along with “Grown Woman,” are coming to a radio station near you. (Idolator)

Jimmy Fallon and The Roots have finally united gamers and the hip-hop scene. Rejoice, it’s the Super Mario Bros. rap! (Potholes In My Blog)

There’s an art/music festival happening this fall which Savages, Ariel Pink and The Dirty Projectors are involved in. It travels by train and you need to be there. (Pitchfork)

Ke$ha road around in a rainbow car during her Hollywood Bowl performance. It was pretty fierce. (Idolator)