Last Lap: Nirvana Are Re-Releasing “Smells Like Teen Spirit” To Vie For England’s Christmas Number One

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Nirvana Are Re-Releasing “Smells Like Teen Spirit” To Vie For Number One
We swear the late Kurt Cobain turns in his grave every time something like this happens. Nirvana decided to re-release “Smells Like Teen Spirit” when it came to the surviving band’s attention that fans were rallying to make the classic song Britain’s Christmas Number One over whoever takes out the X Factor crown. Sigh. [NME]

Lady Gaga Goes To The White House To Battle Bullies
Lady Gaga really does love her ‘Little Monsters.’ So much so, she’s heading to the White House to chat with Obama‘s administration about combating bullying. Go go Gaga activism! [Popdust]

Watch The Story Of Amy Winehouse’s Posthumous Album
The producers of Amy Winehouse‘s posthumous album Lioness: Hidden Treasures, talk through each track and the process of making the album on this mini-documentary. [Prefix]

Nicki Minaj, Florence + the Machine, LMFAO, Et Al Will Perform For Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve
The New Year’s Eve special will also feature The Band Perry, blink-182, OneRepublic, Gym Class Heroes, Taio Cruz, Will.i.am, and Christina Perri. Fergie and Jenny McCarthy will cohost with Dick Clark and Ryan Seacrest, airing from 8 p.m on New Year’s Eve. Sounds spectacular, right? [Entertainment Weekly]

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