Garth Brooks outsells Elvis, Macklemore goes to Sesame Street, Lil Wayne details Cash Money beef in “Sh!t” remix and more on First Dibs.
- The lineup of performers for the 2015 Grammys include Madonna, AC/DC, Ariana Grande, Eric Church and Ed Sheeran. [TG]
- The Weeknd was arrested for allegedly punching a cop in the head Saturday night in Las Vegas during a hotel brawl. [TMZ]
- Garth Brooks beat out Elvis Presley as the best-selling solo album artist of all-time once Brooks’ Man Against Machine hit platinum. [RS]
- Macklemore performs a Sesame Street remix of “Thrift Shop”, which sounds better than the original. “I’m gonna pop some traashh.”
- Lil Wayne addresses Cash Money beef in his “Sh!t” remix by saying, “Time served and released, but this agent ain’t free.”
- When asked about Bruno Mars, his collaborator on “Uptown Funk”, Mark Ronson replied, “Is it weird that I get a nice feeling when someone calls us a power couple? Do we need a name– like Brark Manson?” Yes, Mark– we love Brark Manson! [Billboard]
- 25% of Spotify’s 60 million active users are paying customers. Even with Taylor Swift pulling out, Spotify remains the world’s most popular music streaming service. [FC]
- Get a taste of what’s to come at the Grammys by watching Ed Sheeran perform “Thinking Out Loud” on Big Morning Buzz Live.
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