First Dibs: What Hot New Rapper Joined Jay Z During A Live Performance?

Two of 2013’s biggest acts are joining the Grammys lineup, Fergie hints that she might be ready to get back out there, and we wonder which pop stars will be hitting us with the best new albums in 2014.

  • While on tour in North Carolina, Jay Z plucked a lucky 12-year-old fan from the crowd and brought him on stage. The kid obviously had some skills, rapping along to “Clique” and getting some face time backstage. How long will it be before this kid is signed to Roc Nation? [Rap-Up]
  • Robin Thicke and Lorde are now officially slated to perform at the upcoming Grammy Awards. Yep, you now have even more incentive to tune in to the ceremony. [Idolator]
  • Fergie has been a domestic diva as of late, but is she just biding her time before dropping new music? [Perez Hilton]
  • Now that our feet are firmly planted in 2014, we can’t wait to hear the new LPs our favorite pop artists have ready for us. Who’s planning major releases this year? [MTV News]

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