Britney debuts a breakup anthem and some club-ready songs.
+ Britney Spears previewed Britney Jean during a listening party event in Los Angeles, publicly debuting four never-before-heard tracks like “It Should Be Easy” with will.i.am, “Tick Tick Boom” featuring T.I., “Alien,” and “Don’t Cry.” MTV News has the scoop. (MTV News)
+ Happy 21st birthday, Miley Cyrus! Miley turns 21 on Saturday, and MTV will celebrate the “Wrecking Ball” singer’s birthday beginning at noon ET with a “21 Candles: Miley’s MTV Moments” special followed by a re-airing of “Miley: The Movement Deluxe Edition.” (MTV News)
+ Speaking of birthdays, Britney got an early b-day surprise from pint-size British BFFs Sophia Grace and Rosie on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.” The “Perfume” singer’s real birthday isn’t until Dec. 3. (MTV News)
+ Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip are teaming up for a new mixtape. “BREAKING NEWS! IT’S OFFICIAL! 1ST TIME EVER! BRAND NEW @BustRhymes & @QtipTheAbstract MIXTAPE! THE ABSTRACT & THE DRAGON 12.12.13,” tweeted Busta. (Rap-Up)
+ Madonna and Lourdes Leon caused a stir when they toured University of Michigan, Madonna’s alma mater and perhaps Lourdes’ future university. Students tweeted sightings of the pair at the School of Music, Theater and Dance, which is fitting considering Lourdes’ genes. (E!)
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