FYI: Janelle Monae Teases New Album, ‘#Beautiful’ Goes Spanglish

June 28, 2013 By:

Rising star Angel Haze has released a new single “Initiation” which will twist and squeeze your heart in new ways. (Idolator)

For the first time in nine years, the Pixies have released new material. It’s a song called “Bagboy” and it comes with a music video. (Rolling Stone)

In a new video, tux-wearing songstress Janelle Monáe teases her new album, The Electric Lady. Expect big names to be featured. (Pitchfork)

Jessie J really wants to make the soundtrack to the film adaptation of housewife masterpiece Fifty Shades of Grey. (The Sun)

For his new album Magna Carta Holy Grail, Jay-Z and his wife Beyoncé have collaborated on the track “Part II (On The Run).” (MTV)

Kylie Minogue is about to be honored at Australia’s Helpmann Awards with the JC Williamson Award, a.k.a. the country’s top live entertainment award. (Billboard)

“#Beautiful,” the hit single from Mariah Carey and Miguel, has been given a Spanglish remix called, yup, “#Hermosa.” (Pitchfork)

What could possibly make season two of NBC’s "Hannibal" cooler? Well, that’s easy: David Bowie. Next question. (E! News)

What do you get when you combine Depeche Mode with Kanye West’s “Black Skinhead”? Probably the best mashup ever. People, meet “Personal Yeezus.” (Consequence of Sound)

Franz Ferdinand has unveiled two spanking new tracks: “Love Illumination” and “Right Action.” (NME)