First Dibs: Who Did Kanye West Recruit To Help Produce His Next Album?

Psy meets one of his musical heroes, Mumford & Sons deal with a health scare, and Miley Cyrus’ latest hit was almost given to another artist.

  • The Yeezus anticipation continues as Kanye West debuted tracks from the album at a listening party in New York City. It appears Yeezy enlisted some heavy-hitting producers for the LP, including Daft Punk, Hudson Mohawke, and the legendary Rick Rubin. [Vibe]
  • Psy is trading in on his fame by meeting with guitarist Brian May from Queen, one of his favorite bands. Could a collaboration be in the works? [NME]
  • Ted Dwane, the bassist from Mumford & Sons, is in the hospital. He’s scheduled for surgery to remove a blood clot from his brain. Wishing him a speedy recovery. [Rolling Stone]
  • Producer Mike Will Made It reveals that Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop” was actually created with another pop star in mind. Who was it? [MTV]

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