The full version of Chris Brown’s ‘Yeah 3X’ has finally surfaced. The Dance track stands as the 1st official single to be serviced to Pop/Rhythmic radio from his upcoming ‘F.A.M.E.’ album which hits stores early next year. Give it a listen below:
Janelle Monae filmed a spot at The Viper Room for ‘Last Call With Carson Daly’ recently. The usually exciting performer did a more tamed version of ‘Cold War’ from her ‘The ArchAndroid (Suites II and III of IV)’ than she is accustomed. Check out all the action below:
Shakira hit the stage on ‘The Late Show With David Letterman’ last evening. The twisting temptress performed her new single, ‘Loca’, from her ‘Sale El Sol’ LP. The album hits stores on October 19th. Peep the back-bending performance below:
Multi-Platinum selling superstars Usher and Mary J. Blige have announced that they are to tour the UK.
R&B crooner Usher is to play his first live dates on this side of the pond in six years as part of his worldwide OMG Tour in early 2011, kicking off in Manchester on 26th January.
Meanwhile, Mary J. Blige is to make her return to the UK live circuit – after a two year hiatus – this November.
Find out their respective dates and ticket purchasing information below…
Drake made a promotional appearance on the latest episode of MTV’s ‘Extended Play’. The rapper talked about the influence of Jimmy Hendrix on his new tour, the pressures that he has to endure for the 1 hour and 45 minutes setlist, his ‘Fancy’ video and much more. Check out the spot below:
The Trey Songz’s expanding ego erupted once again during a recent interview on 100.3 The Beat. The ‘Bottoms Up’ singer got defensive when the radio show’s host, Boogie D, commented about the negative attitude that Songz portrayed in his BET reality show, ‘Trey Songz: My Moment’. Check out all the action below:
Here is a special sneak peek/teaser of Shakira’s ‘Loca’ video. The track is the 1st single off her new album, ‘Sale El Sol’, which hits stores on October 19th. Check out the clip below:
As earlier reported, Kelly Rowland joins the likes of Rihanna and Mariah Carey on the ‘Now That’s What I Call Christmas! Vol. 4′ compilation (due October 24th).
Take a listen to a preview of ‘Wonderful Christmastime’, Rowland’s contribution to the star-studded LP, below…
With the the industry abuzz about LA Reid‘s status with Universal Music, yet another spanner has been thrown into the works – courtesy of the New York Daily News.
The publication reports today that a key point has been omitted from the ‘has he/ hasn’t he been sacked’ debate; the fact that the Island Def Jam head has been in negotiations for a position on the judging panel of the X Factor US.
Why is this a problem for his role at Universal, you may ask?
Find out after the jump…
Ever since Keri Hilson‘s ‘alternate’ version of ‘Turnin’ Me On’ hit the net last year, rumours have been running rampant of a rift between her and Ciara – understandable given Hilson’s apparent shot at the ‘Ride’ singer in the song.
Having maintained a dignified silence on Hilson (for the most part), Ciara addressed the suggestion that the fellow Atlanta-native had replaced her in a recent interview with XXL.
Check out what she had to say after the jump…