Kelly Rowland received some well deserved praise when her makeup free photo for the No. 7 spot on People‘s ‘Most Beautiful’ list hit the ‘net. Posing for a national magazine without makeup was nearly unheard of, but Kelly did it and stunned.
Emeli Sandé was VH1′s You Oughta Know artist back in June of last year, and her reputation as an artist to watch only continues to grow. Not only did she perform multiple times during the Olympics last year, but her debut album, Our Version Of Events, recently broke a record held by The Beatles (!!!) for the most consecutive weeks spent in the Top 10 of the UK Album Chart (63 consecutive weeks and counting). As if that weren’t amazing enough, now she’s getting some serious shine for her Roaring Twentiestastic cover of Beyonce’s “Crazy In Love,” a song that appears on the soundtrack for The Great Gatsby.
Which pop diva is going to be the godmother of Elton John‘s new baby? Who is Nicki Minaj teaming up with now? All this, plus an interesting take on fun.‘s “Some Nights” courtesy Michael Buble, Amy Poehler and Jimmy Fallon.
Also in today’s First Dibs, Blue Ivy Carter shows off her style in Paris, and 2 Chainz (2CHAAAAAAAIIIIINNNNNZZZZZZZZ!) beats a drug rap.
Mrs. Carter looks fierce in her new TV ad for H&M, which also features a new song from the singer. This is the second new ad and song pairing from Beyonce. The last combo was for Pepsi. Yet, there’s still no official, new single from the singer. Read more…
Why does Amy Winehouse’s dad have beef with Beyonce? A folk legend passes away and Mad Decent announces cities for their annual Block Party, all in today’s First Dibs.
We’ve all been there. We take a song and love it as our very own. We believe that it came straight from the mind of our favorite artist, expressing their innermost emotions and views. Every note, every chord progression, every lyric is born from their talent. And then comes the fateful day that we learn that the track you adore is actually that most forlorn of musical objects. Yes, that song is…just a cover version.
Beyoncé caused quite an Internet stir yesterday when pictures emerged of her wearing a nipple-baring outfit on her new “Mrs. Carter World Tour” that would make even Joel Schumacher blush. It’s definitely the raciest outfit that she’s ever been spotted in, which got us thinking about where this outfit ranks among the most controversial concert outfits of all-time.
The queen is back. All hail the queen! Beyoncé kicked off the “Mrs Carter World Tour” at Kombank Arena in Belgade, Serbia last night. And boy, did she return in full form. Here’s what we learned about her eminent world domination.