Buzz Bites (2/15/12): Paramore Discuss New Songs, More Details About Self-Titled Album

Paramore shares song details and more about their self-titled album.

Paramore shares song details and more about their self-titled album.

+ Paramore shared song details and more from their eponymous album, due April 9. “I liked the term ‘Anklebiters,’ when you’re talking about kids or babies — we also have a song on the record called ‘Grow Up’ — so there seemed to be this thread in my brain about people who just really need to grow up and maybe open up their mind a little bit,” singer Hayley Williams shared. (MTV News)

+ If any grown woman can rock a shrunken Mickey Mouse sweater and look hot doing it, it’s Miley Cyrus. She owned the red number, while also showing off her stellar abs, backstage at Marc Jacobs Collection Fall 2013 fashion show last night in New York. (Just Jared Jr.)

+ Watch The xx‘s lovely, spare, and duetted rendition of Beyoncé‘s “I Miss You,” which was co-written by Frank Ocean. (Idolator)

+ Rihanna (via “Diamonds” songwriter Sia) also got the cover treatment. Listen to Jessie Ware‘s pretty, minimalistic take on “Diamonds” from BBC Radio 1′s “Live Lounge.” (Idolator)

+ Did you know fun.‘s massive hit (and Grammy winning) “We Are Young” almost co-starred Rihanna? “We were shooting for the stars on everything and she was kind of a muse,” said song producer Jeff Bhasker, adding, “But everything works out for a reason and Janelle [Monáe] worked out to be the perfect choice.” (MTV News)

+ Bronx rapper Tim Dog died yesterday at the age of 46. The Source reports he passed away due to complications from a seizure. (RapFix)

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