Buzz Bites (1/11/11): Did Kanye West Intentionally Try And Get His Album Artwork Banned?

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+ According to artist Gary Condo, the artist who painted the controversial cover of My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, Kanye West specifically asked for a work that would be banned. (Vulture)

+ Check out the trailer for Green Day‘s new live album/DVD, Awesome As F***. (Idolator)

+ Wondering why Britney Spears, Jay-Z and Kanye West chose 1/11/11 to release new singles? MTV News asks numerologists for the method behind the mathematical madness. (MTV News)

+ Demi Lovato is still in rehab, but that didn’t stop her from posting a Facebook message thanking her fans for their support. (TheFABlife)

+ Jewel and her husband, Ty Murray, are expecting their first child. (Just Jared)