Nicki Minaj Will Host 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards, Sam Smith Wants A “Restart” In His New Video + More On First Dibs

Stream both of Prince’s new albums for free, Nicole Scherzinger lands a huge role in an iconic show, Beyonce is under fire for feminist remarks and more on First Dibs.

  • Nicki Minaj will host AND perform at the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards. [LA Times]
  • Watch Sam Smith’s new video for “Restart” to get a glimpse of what it’s like to be Smith the person and not the megastar. [MTV]
  • Prince’s ART OFFICIAL AGE and PLECTRUMELECTRUM with 3RDEYEGIRL is now available to stream for free on Spotify. [Spin]
  • Nicole Scherzinger scores the role of the “Glamour Cat” Grizabella in the famous musical Cats. [Billboard]
  • Eurythmics singer Annie Lennox claims Beyonce’s take on feminism is “tokenistic” and wants to know what Bey really thinks. [NME]
  • Watch Aretha Franklin perform Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep” live on David Letterman. [Stereogum]
  • Ex-husband Chris Martin visits Gwyenth Paltrow on her birthday along with stars like Tobey Maguire, Kate Hudson and Nicole Richie. [E Online]

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