Buzz Bites (5/9/13): Sky Ferreira Interviews Daft Punk For CR Fashion Book

Daft Punk gets interviewed by Sky Ferreira, Madonna to receive Top Touring Artist Award during Billboard Music Awards + check out Mac Miller's cover art for "Watching Movies With The Sound Off" in today's Buzz Bites.

Daft Punk talks “Random Access Memories” (out May 21) and more with Sky Ferreira!

Sky Ferreira interviewed Daft Punk (!) for CR Fashion Book. “We tried to capture robotic emotions with music, replacing this time our electronic machines by real human beings,” they told Sky of their forthcoming album, Random Access Memories. Read the entire interview. (Idolator)

+ Madonna will be awarded the Top Touring Artist Award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, which airs May 19. Her sold-out “MDNA” tour grossed $305 million and was the top seller of 2012. (Billboard)

+ Check out the cover of Mac Miller‘s sophomore studio album, Watching Movies With The Sound Off, which drops June 18. The racy cover features a nude Mac with a strategically placed table and parental advisory label. (Rap-Up)

+ Snoop Dogg/Snoop Lion has launched a new photo application, aptly titled Snoopify. The app features Snoop-styled filters like “special” cigarettes, purple drink, and bucket hats, natch. (RapFix)

+ Watch Emeli Sandé perform “Next To Me” and Jason Derulo perform “The Other Side” (which features some fly dance moves) on “Dancing With The Stars.” (Rap-Up)

+ While most of this season’s “American Idol” drama has centered on judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj‘s contentious relationship, there might be a new beef in town. Mariah has reportedly parted ways with her longtime manager (and fellow “AI” judge), Randy Jackson. (MTV News)

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