First Dibs: What’s Pharrell Williams’ First Big Triumph Of 2014?

The rush toward VH1’s Super Bowl Blitz continues, Justin Bieber could end up in even more trouble, and we get a glimpse of OutKast just before they dropped Stankonia.

  • We already knew that Pharrell Williams had big plans for 2014, but he’s still getting recognition for his achievements from last year. The producer’s song, “Happy,” from the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack, has just been nominated for an Oscar. Can he take home the gold? [Rap Radar]
  • VH1’s Super Bowl Blitz is only a few weeks away, and you’re getting yet another opportunity to join the fun! Head to Madison Square Garden near Penn Station today between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. and make sure you find our mascot, Iggy the Penguin. Take a photo with Iggy, find and follow us on Twitter (@VH1) or Instagram (, and tag your pick #VH1Blitz. You’ll get the chance to win tickets for Janelle Monae’s performance in the Bronx on Tuesday, January 28!
  • Following a sheriff’s department raid on his home, Justin Bieber is reportedly a little anxious about what authorities might find on his confiscated cell phone. It doesn’t really matter if there are nude pics on the phone — he’ll be in big trouble if they evidence of the alleged egg attack that prompted the raid. [Global Grind]
  • Since 2014 is quickly shaping up to be the year of OutKast, MTV reached into their vault and found a clip of the hip-hop duo from 15 years ago. Happy Throwback Thursday! [MTV News]

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