Last Lap: Who Covered Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”?

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Vampire Weekend and Robin Thicke composite

Justin Timberlake takes over downtown New York, Pink shrugs off Kanye West‘s rant, and Fall Out Boy imagines what a win at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards would look like.

  • During an appearance at the BBC, Vampire Weekend totally rocked one of our favorite summer songs, “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke. Listen to Ezra Koenig and the boys’ amazing cover. [Idolator]
  • Justin Timberlake headed to New York City’s Chinatown to film his video for “Take Back The Night.” We can’t wait to see what slick moves JT is going to show us in his clip. [Rap-Up]
  • Following the leak of that alleged Kanye West recording that’s still getting internet buzz, Pink responded, saying that the rant is a complete non-issue. She obviously feels Yeezy’s pain. [The A.V. Club]
  • Who should Fall Out Boy thank for their return to the crop of VMA contenders? Themselves, of course. [MTV]

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