First Dibs: Kim Kardashian Posts Kanye West’s Album Cover On Instagram

Is a collaboration between Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber in the works? Artists describe working with the Beastie Boys, and Mariah Carey defends accusations of lip syncing, all in today’s First Dibs.

  • Kanye West’s new album, Yeezus, will soon be upon us. Future baby mom Kim Kardashian posted the image above to her Instagram account and confirmed that the masses will be blessed with the LP on June 18. [MTV]
  • We all know the Beastie Boys revolutionized hip hop, but they also took album cover art to a new level. Find out how they helped solidfy the careers of artists and graphic designers who worked with the music legends. [Complex]
  • Miley Cyrus was seen leaving Justin Bieber’s studio recently, but she’s not confirming whether the two are on the verge of a collaboration. And she promises to keep it a secret until she sees fit. Thanks a lot, Miley. [E!]
  • Anyone who doubts Mariah Carey sang live during her performance on American Idol is dead wrong, says one of the singer’s representatives. The rep admitted Carey used a backing track, but that she actually sang throughout the entire set. Well, guess we’ll have to take Mimi’s word. [Bossip]

[Photo Credit: @kimkardashian]