Miley Cyrus revealed her “We Can’t Stop” single cover art in Times Square.
+ Miley Cyrus debuted the cover art for her new single, “We Can’t Stop” (which drops June 3), on a billboard in NYC’s Times Square. Check out the artwork, which doesn’t feature the star, but does look like a party’s in progress. (Idolator)
+ Tune in tonight for Blake Shelton‘s “Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert” on NBC where he, Usher, OneRepublic‘s Ryan Tedder, and more will perform. The proceeds will benefit the United Way of Central Oklahoma May Tornadoes Relief Fund. (Rolling Stone)
+ Nicki Minaj plans to go back to her rap roots for her next record. “I’m choosing to get back to my essence and just feed the core hip-hop fans. Rapping helps me stay on my grind. I’m very competitive when it comes to wordplay, my writing, my flow,” she said during a Hot 97 radio interview. (RapFix)
+ Oklahoma-bred Hanson is pitching in to help their home state as well. The band of brothers are donating proceeds from sales of Mmmhops-related merchandise to the Red Cross disaster relief fund. The branded merch is a tie-in with the group’s Mmmhops Pale Ale beer they’re releasing in the fall. (Billboard)
+ Daft Punk‘s Random Access Memories is heading to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 next week, with predicted debut sales between 300,000 and 350,000 copies. They’ve also broken a record on Spotify for having the most first-day streams since the company launched in 2008. (MTV News)
+ Well done, Trent Reznor! The Nine Inch Nails creator/frontman’s been keeping an exciting secret for a year. ”I’ve been secretly working nonstop with Atticus Ross and Alan Moulder on a new, full-length Nine Inch Nails record, which I am happy to say is finished and frankly f***ing great,” he unveiled in a statement. (MTV News)
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