Last Lap: Who’s Remixing A Beastie Boys Classic For The VMAs?

Is Rihanna rocking a mullet? Taylor Swift shows off her jam-making skills while invoking Kanye West, and Flo Rida tells us about praising posteriors in his bootylicious new video.

  • Just in time for the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, Jimmy Fallon joins The Roots, Robin Thicke, and Common to take on the Beastie Boys’ “No Sleep Till Brooklyn.” Peep the clip above to see if they did the song justice, and tune in to this year’s VMAs, live from Brooklyn, on Sunday, August 25 at 9/8c on MTV.
  • Uh, is that a rat tail on Riri’s neck? On Instagram, Rihanna posted pics of her new ’do, which looks an awful lot like a mullet. [Us Magazine]
  • It’s pretty awesome that Taylor Swift is into canning fruits, but it’s even more awesome that she referenced a brush with Kanye West in a note on a jar of jam she gave to Ed Sheeran. [Perez Hilton]
  • Flo Rida isn’t afraid to admit that he likes ladies’ curvaceous bottoms and he finds a way to celebrate beautiful butts while drawing on hip hop’s traditions.