The holidays are here and A Great Big World is ready with their Christmas list. Are you? Check out this 24-hour exclusive clip from our YOK alum’s “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas” and do whatever you can to stay on the nice list so Santa can bring you a hippopotamus too– if you’re into that.
The Secret Service is investigating Scott Stapp‘s threats to the president, Nicki Minaj wants a “cute fat baby”, Justin Bieber puts Hailey Baldwin dating rumors to rest and more on First Dibs.
Hyper sexualization in pop music is nothing new, but in 2014 we saw the booty at the forefront of sexuality in performance. When Nicki Minaj is rapping about her butt and Beyoncé is getting drunk in love, it follows that that the stage wear for these performances match subject matter with its risqué, bare-all derriere and cleavage.
Beyonce and Jay Z are getting sued for “Drunk In love”, Boston responds to Eminem‘s “Detroit Vs. Everybody”, Justin Bieber posts a questionable Instagram photo with Chris Brown and more on Last Lap.
Drake may be co-starring with Kevin Hart in a sequel to Spike Lee’s 1988 musical School Daze, according to a leaked Sony email sent from Lee’s agent. As if that wasn’t enough to spark your interest, get this: Drake’s character is named PE*NIS. Jimmy Brooks who?
Metalheads might have mixed feelings about the pairing, but there’s no denying the affection tourmates Judas Priest and Steel Panther feel for each other. This manifested itself at the final stop of their tour together when metal god Rob Halford brought the Panthers up on stage to sing their heavy metal classic “Living After Midnight,” which you can watch above. Sure when band might have helped create the world’s loudest genre and the other at times seem like ironic-interlopers, but both bands and their fans stand united in their love of heavy f–king metal. Read more…
Fall Out Boy released the latest single off of their upcoming album American Beauty/American Psycho called “The Kids Aren’t Alright.” The song serves as the first taste of the album, which is slated for a January 20th release.
Music’s biggest stars faced off this year, throwing shade through social media, interviews, and even inside elevators. What were 2014’s most heated music feuds? Snoop Dogg sparked a verbal war with Iggy Azalea before T.I. became a peacemaker and squashed the beef. Jack White accused The Black Keys of hijacking his style, while Bette Midler slammed Ariana Grande’s sex appeal.
Nicki Minaj previews her ultra sexy calendar photos, leaked Sony emails reveal pitches for a Destiny’s Child biopic and a Kanye West film, Childish Gambino disappears from all social media and more on First Dibs.