Buzz Bites (2/7/12): Jay-Z Joined By Alicia Keys, Nas + More At Carnegie Hall Performance

Jay-Z performed at NYC’s Carnegie Hall on Feb. 6, 2012.

+ Jay-Z performed at NYC’s famed Carnegie Hall for the first of two benefit shows last night. Alicia Keys, Nas, ?uestlove and Young Guru were all part of the festivities. (MTV News)

+ Last night’s episode of “The Voice” featured judges Christina AguileraCee Lo GreenAdam Levine and Blake Shelton singing a Prince medley. Check out highlights from the show here. (MTV News)

+ Peep Kelly Clarkson‘s PSA for dosomething.org; they’re holding a “Battle For The Bands” campaign where folks can enter video about the importance of music education for a chance to win grants, concert tickets, instruments and scholarships. (Just Jared)

+ Drake‘s hitting the road, and you can enter to win a chance for a pair of tickets to one of 18 cities he’ll be visiting during his “Club Paradise” tour. (Rap-Up)

+ Watch Miley Cyrus‘ sweet performance of Bob Dylan‘s “You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go” from yesterday’s “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” The song is from Amnesty International’s charity compilation. (Neon Limelight)

+ The Shins are readying to release Port of Morrow in March. In the meantime they’ve announced tour dates and also given us B-side “September” to check out. (Pitchfork)

+ Curren$y subtly dropped some new free music in the midst of Super Bowl madness. “uh…… #Here….” he tweeted with a link to download his Here EP. You can get it, uh….. here. (Pitchfork)

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