Do you love Michael Jackson, but wish he sounded more like metal? What surprise hit song just became Lana Del Rey’s best selling single? Did Kings of Leon play the hits at the Global Citizen Festival?
- Kanye West might be facing legal charges and a twitter feud with Jimmy Kimmel, but he’s enjoying himself in Paris with girlfriend Kim Kardashian. The couple made their first public outing since the birth of their daughter, North, in the City of Lights. [Rap-Up]
- If you like Thriller well enough, but wish it was more metal, you’re in luck. Thriller – A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson is coming out this month and features covers of Michael Jackson hits as performed by members of Guns N’ Roses, Motörhead and Iron Maiden. [Blabbermouth]
- Lana Del Rey’s single, “Summertime Sadness,” may have been released ages ago on Born to Die, but it’s recently inched its way into the Billboard Top 10 and has sold 1.1 million downloads. Meaning, it’s her most successful single to date. [Rolling Stone]
- Kings of Leon joined the likes of Alicia Keys and John Mayer last night at the Global Citizen Festival–a concert devoted to ending worldwide poverty. Kings of Leon opened the set with their newest single, “Supersoaker,” but also played their hits “Sex on Fire” and “Use Somebody.” [MTV News]
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