GAGA WANTS FAME IN 100 YEARS
Lady Gaga is arguably the most famous pop star on the planet. But apparently, that’s not what she cares about. In an interview with British paper the Daily Mirror, Gaga said that she’s “not really concerned” about being “relevant” in 2011, but is more focused on leaving a “big legacy” behind in 100 years.
WHAT KATY PERRY DEMANDS ON TOUR
Katy Perry will soon be kicking off the American leg of her world tour and TheSmokingGun.com has gotten their hands on the pop star’s concert rider — and let’s just say it’s quite extensive. The website reports that the rider is 45 pages long, and goes over everything from what kind of flowers can be in her dressing room, to what kind of furniture she needs to sit on, to the demand that the chauffeurs aren’t allowed to make eye contact with her and much more. Check out the very interesting read at TheSmokingGun.com.
SELENA GOMEZ TO DROP NEW ALBUM NEXT MONTH
Next month, Selena Gomez & The Scene will release their third album, When The Sun Goes Down. The video for “Who Says” has over 30-million views on YouTube and VEVO. The album features songs co-written by Katy Perry, Britney Spears and more. Selena Gomez & The Scene’s When The Sun Goes Down album will arrive on June 28th.
For Selena Gomez’s summer tour dates and more, head to SelenaGomez.com.
JUSTIN BIEBER TOPS DVD SALES CHART
Justin Bieber’s documentary, Never Say Never, debuts at number one on the DVD sales chart this week. The Blu-Ray version of the film bows at number three behind Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I and the Ashton Kutcher/Natalie Portman comedy No Strings Attached.
JUSTIN BIEBER JOINS ERNIE HALTER ON STAGE
Justin Bieber recently covered Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Ernie Halter’s “Come Home To Me” at a concert in Hong Kong. After the show, Bieber took to Twitter to shout out to Halter and in response, Ernie’s Twitter account grew by 30-thousand followers. As a thank you, Halter covered Bieber’s hit single, “Baby,” at a recent concert. Last week, Bieber, accompanied by Selena Gomez, flew 11 hours to surprise Halter at his show at La Cave in Costa Mesa, California. Bieber then joined Halter on stage to perform “Come Home To Me”
VIDEO! Watch Bieber cover “Come Home To Me” here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QmTqVXXjhQ
VIDEO! Watch Halter cover “Baby” here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IilVqlLbI9E
VIDEO! Watch Bieber perform with Halter here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJy9pv6VkaU
PITBULL’S PLANET PIT TRACKLISTING
Pitbull released the track listing for Planet Pit, which will arrive in stores next month. The album features his hit songs “Hey Baby (Drop It To The Floor)” featuring T-Pain and “Give Me Everything” featuring Ne-Yo, AfroJack & Nayer. Chris Brown, Enrique Iglesias, Sean Paul, Marc Anthony, Kelly Rowalnd and Red Foo from LMFAO all appear on the effort. Pitbull’s sixth album, Planet Pit, will arrive on June 21st.
PLANET PIT TRACK LISTING:
1. Mr. Worldwide (Intro) (feat. Vein)
2. Give Me Everything (feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer)
3. Rain Over Me (feat. Marc Anthony)
4. Hey Baby (Drop It To The Floor) (feat. T-Pain)
6. Come N Go (feat. Enrique Iglesias)
7. Shake Senora (feat. T-Pain & Sean Paul)
8. International Love (feat. Chris Brown)
9. Castle Made Of Sand (feat. Kelly Rowland & Jamie Drastik)
10. Took My Love (feat. Red Foo, Vein & David Rush)
11. Something For The DJs
SHAKIRA CHANGES WORDS TO SONG FOR BOYFRIEND
Shakira is dating soccer player Gerard Pique, and apparently she’s so smitten with him, she’s even changing the words to her songs in his honor. PerezHilton.com has video of the Colombian performing her hit “Hips Don’t Lie” at a recent show, and instead of the lyric, “Oh baby when you talk like that,” she says, “Oh Pique when you talk like that.” Check it out on the gossip site now.
CHRIS BROWN LEAKS NEW VIDEO!
In case you missed it, Chris Brown released the video for his new single, “Should’ve Kissed You.” The cut is off his latest album, F.A.M.E., which has already reached certified gold status. Fans can expect Brown to soon issue the visual for “Next 2 You” featuring Justin Bieber.
DIRECT VIDEO LINK: http://vimeo.com/23969258
WATCH DAVID COOK’S VIDEO TODAY
It was just announced via press release that David Cook will be premiering the video for his latest single, “The Last Goodbye,” today (5/23) on iTunes. The song is off of his sophomore album, This Loud Morning, which is due out June 28th.
TAYLOR’S VIDEO PREMIERES TOMORROW
Tomorrow night (5/24) is going to be pretty exciting for fans of Taylor Swift. That’s because the country star and MTV are teaming up to premiere the new video for her song “The Story of Us,” and she’ll also be answering fan questions live. It’s all a part of MTV First: Taylor Swift, which airs tomorrow at 7:53 PM Eastern on both MTV and MTV.com.
DRAKE LEAKS NEW BUZZ SONG!
To get fans more excited about his forthcoming sophomore album, Take Care, Drake has issued a buzz track called “Dreams Money Can Buy.” The Toronto native wrote on his official blog, “A song that I felt the need to share. Not my single. Just a piece of my story. Hear me out though…” Visit OctobersVeryOwn.com to check it out today.
DIRECT SONG LINK: http://hulkshare.com/3j16q5volmlz
DIDDY CHANGES HIS NAME TO SWAG?
Diddy has a thing for changing his stage name. The mogul uploaded a video to announce that he’s changed his moniker to “Swag” and even switched his Twitter name from @iamdiddy to @iamswag. Fortunately, this is only temporary as Puff plans to change it back by the end of the week.
DIRECT FOOTAGE! http://youtu.be/tzgeKrXk-08
XXL MAG NAMES TOP GREATEST 90’S RAP SONGS
MTV.com reports XXL Magazine has a lot of people commenting on the Top 250 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of the ‘90s list. So who came in at number one? Dr. Dre’s “Nothin’ But a ‘G’ Thang” featuring Snoop Dogg took the top spot while Diddy’s “It’s All About the Benjamin’s” claimed second. Other songs that made the cut includes 2Pac’s “California Love,” The Lox’s “Money, Power & Respect” and MC Hammer’s “U Can’t Touch This.”