Buzz Bites (2/27/12): Flight Of The Conchords’ Bret McKenzie Wins Oscar For ‘Man Or Muppet’

Bret McKenzie accepts his Oscar for Best Original Song, ‘Man Or Muppet.’

+ Big ups to Flight Of The ConchordsBret McKenzie, whose “Man Or Muppet” tune took home an Oscar for Best Original Song. (MTV News)

+ Justin Bieber made an Oscars appearance in a bit with Billy Crystal that parodied “Midnight In Paris.” We laughed. Check out the clever clip here. (MTV News)

+ The NBA All-Star Weekend included an all-star musical lineup. Watch Flo Rida jam “Good Feeling,” Mary J. Blige sing the national anthem, and Nicki Minaj perform medleys that included “Moment 4 Life” and “Super Bass.” (Rap-Up)

+ Peep Diddy getting humorously schooled during a Slam Dunk contest with Houston Rockets’ Chase Budinger, who leaped over Diddy to earn a Perfect 10 score. (Rap-Up)

+ Master whistler and violinist indie rocker Andrew Bird is set to release Break It Yourself on March 6, but NPR has it streaming in advance. (NPR)

+ White Rabbits return with their third album, Milk Famous, on March 6. Listen to it in its entirety. (NPR)

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