Davy Jones passes away, Lady Gaga launches the Born This Way Foundation and more
1.) It’s a super sad day for fans of pop icons the The Monkees — band member Davy Jones has passed away at the age of 66. R.I.P. to our favorite “Daydream Believer.” (MTV News)
2.) Lady Gaga‘s launched her Born This Way Foundation at Harvard, and she paired up with one of the most influential people in the world to make it happen — Oprah! Who runs the world? Really, really powerful women. (MTV News)
3.) Die Antwoord recently scared us to death performed their hit “I Fink U Freeky” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” No word on whether the audience got any sleep that night. (ONTD)
4.) Budding rapper Azealia Banks shares her new album name (Broke With Expensive Taste) and gushes on her personal style faves. Is there going to be anything about the “212” singer that we aren’t going to love? (Nylon)
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5.) We didn’t think it was possible for Willow Smith to get any cooler — then girl went and dyed her buzzed hair blonde! (MTV Style)
6.) John Mayer took a year-long break to recover from a throat issue, but he’s back with his Born And Raised album coming this spring, along with a tour. (MTV News)