Buzz Bites (4/3/12): Fiona Apple Reveals Cover Art, Track List And Release Date For New Album

Fiona Apple’s cover art for forthcoming album, due June 26.

+ Fiona Apple‘s 23-word album title (we’ll call it Idler Wheel for brevity purposes) has an official release date! It drops on June 26. She revealed the 10-song track list and album cover on her Facebook page last night too. (Billboard)

+ If I can make a Buzz Bites wish today, it would be for this collab: Adele wants to sing with Beyoncé. “I adore Beyoncé, I’ve been listening to her since I was about 11,” said Adele in a radio interview. She added that her next album will take “a good two years” to complete. (Billboard)

+ Rihanna is one of a handful of stars (including Jennifer Hudson) being reportedly considered for the lead role in a Whitney Houston biopic. “That would be something that I would have to give my entire life to do, because I would really want to pull it off,” said Ri. (MTV News)

+ Watch the trailer for Whitney Houston’s final acting role in “Sparkle.” The film will also feature new songs from the late singer. (MTV News)

+ Check out Justin Bieber‘s surprise pop-in during Lil Twist‘s show in L.A. The two dropped an “I do it! Swag!” call and response to fans’ delight. The pair collab’d on Lil Twist’s “Wherever You Are,” which appears on his forthcoming Don’t Get It Twisted debut. (Rap-Up)

+ Production duo The Kickdrums’ “Follow The Leader” mixtape will be released today. Peep some in-studio footage of Lana Del Rey and A$AP Rocky‘s “Ridin’” collab from the tape. (Pitchfork)

Photo credit: Fiona Apple Facebook page