Buzz Bites (1/16/13): Jessica Simpson To Star In A New Sitcom Based On Her Life

Jessica Simpson will star in a sitcom based on her life.

Jessica Simpson will star in a sitcom based on her life.

+ Jessica Simpson will be starring in an NBC sitcom based on her life. ”I often find myself thinking that no one could ever make up the things that actually happen in my life — so between the real-life elements and a great team of writers, I think we’ll have people laughing,” she said. (MTV News)

+ Watch an interview with Robyn from Pitchfork Music Festival Paris. She announced she’d be working on new music (YESSS!) right after her European tour (which, BTW, is complete). And those fancy boxing dance moves? She said they’re inspired by Rosie Perez in “Do The Right Thing.” (Pitchfork)

+ Download a free remix of Britney Spears‘ “Gimme More.” Used during her 2011 “Femme Fatale” tour, Simon Ellis (“Femme Fatale”‘s music director) shared the rare tune via Twitter. (Idolator)

+ Grab Raekwon‘s latest mixtape, Lost Jewlry. The 12-track set features collaborations with Freddie Gibbs, Maino, and more. (Pitchfork)

Chief Keef was taken into police custody yesterday and jailed after a judge ruled he had violated his probation when he was seen handling a firearm during a video interview at a gun range last June. His sentencing is expected on Thursday. (MTV News)

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