Listen to HAIM’s debut studio album before its official release.
+ HAIM‘s Days Are Gone won’t come out until Monday, but in the meantime, you can stream the sisters’ debut album in its entirety via NPR — and yes, it is awesome. (NPR)
+ In other HAIM news, check out their cover of Miley Cyrus‘ “Wrecking Ball,” which they performed on BBC Radio 1’s “Live Lounge.” (Billboard)
+ Tangentially related, Miley Cyrus’ twerk-nasty skills have met a challenger in the form of New Orleans bounce queen Big Freedia, who, along with 358 other twerkers, set a Guinness World Record for “Most People Twerking Simultaneously.” (NewNowNext)
+ Good news, Barbz: Nicky Minaj is working on a new album! “That’s actually what I’m doing right now, beginning the third album and that will be out in 2014,” she said. (Rap-Up)
+ Listen to Justin Timberlake‘s “Electric Lady,” which is a Target bonus track off of The 20/20 Experience — 2 Of 2 and not a Janelle Monáe cover. JT’s sequel album drops on Monday. (Idolator)
+ Christina Aguilera has contributed a song to The Hunger Games: Catching Fire soundtrack. “Love the underlying message of @TheHungerGames. ‘We Remain’ is special new song, its message to my fans & how I connect w/ the movie, alike,” Xtina tweeted. (MTV News)
+ And here’s a photo of One Direction‘s Harry Styles holding a baby in Australia because #awww, plus a couple of photos that he took with other non-pint-size fans, too. (Just Jared Jr.)