Last Lap: Azealia Banks Declines The Invitation To Tour With Nicki Minaj

by (@zaragolden)

AZEALIA BANKS CAN’T COME OUT TO PLAY
Nicki Minaj invited Banks out on tour, but Banks declined so that she can finish her album on time. [Rap-Up]

OOPS! CNN CALLS SARAH PALIN A “STUPID GIRL”
The news network opened a segment about Palin and Chick-Fil-A with P!nk‘s classic kiss-off, “Stupid Girls.” They’ve since issued a statement insisting that, “The music selection was a poor choice and was not intended to be linked to any news story.” [Mediaite]


TENACIOUS D SHOW SHUT DOWN AFTER STABBINGS
Jack Black and company’s Las Vegas show was cut short by police after a man got stabbed in the leg. [RS]

THURSTON MOORE TO CHANNEL POST-DIVORCE RAGE IN BLACK METAL BAND
The Sonic Youth-er has joined the black metal super-group, Twilight. [P4K]