Alas, it seems that Dee Snider and his merry band of louder-than-life hair-metal marauders Twisted Sister are finally destined, for real, to not take it anymore. On the heels of the tragic heart attack death of drummer A.J. Pero, the Long Island legends have announced that they’ll soon part ways. Naturally, Twisted Sister will not go quietly, so the band will be honoring A.J. with a couple of tribute gigs and then saying farewell to fans throughout 2016 on their amazingly named “Forty and F—k It” Tour. Read more…
Rock legends Black Sabbath cancel their farewell show, A$AP Rocky drops “M’5,” a man in prison wants Kanye West and Kim Kardashian to stay out of Florida, and more on First Dibs.
Enunciation is an art, and many of us (Ariana Grande included) often find it to be quite a struggle. We’re starting to think Iggy Azalea does too, because lately we can’t understand what the hell she’s rapping about.
Wale‘s new album debuts at the top of the charts, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder help induct Hall of Fame honorees, Jack White set to executive produce star-studded project, and more on Last Lap.
Eric Stanley just freestyled all over Fetty Wap‘s “Trap Queen” with nothing but his violin. Get your life today by hearing him shred in the video.
When it comes to having the Empire hookup, Tink is your girl. Not only is she Timbaland‘s hottest emerging artist (Timba executive produces Empire‘s music), Tink has also worked with Jim Beanz, the show’s music director. We spoke to Tink about Empire, and she gave us a little taste of what she knows about the much-awaited second season. Could she be appearing on the show?
As the Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck nears release, Frances Bean Cobain is speaking publicly about her famous father for the very first time. The latest issue of Rolling Stone features an in-depth interview with the daughter of Cobain and Courtney Love, in which she talks about executive producing the upcoming doc, and her feelings on her father’s band, Nirvana. Despite their ultra-legendary status, she admits that she’s not exactly a superfan.
If you’re missing out on Lykee Li‘s live performance at Coachella this year, this amazing video featuring her hauntingly beautiful cover of Drake‘s “Hold On We’re Going Home” will make you feel better. And then you’ll realize that you’re not going to experience the majesty of this performance in person, and you’ll feel worse. You win some, you lose some.
Fifth Harmony paid a visit to Washington D.C. last weekend to attend the White House’s annual Easter Egg Roll. While there, they took the opportunity to sing a very special rendition of “Happy Birthday” for the Obamas!