Buzz Bites (12/16/13): Beyonce’s Self-Titled Album Is Expected To Top The Billboard 200

Beyonce's self-titled album is expected to top the Billboard 200 chart.

Bey is No. 1 in our books and likely No. 1 on the Billboard 200, too.

+ Beyoncé‘s surprise fifth studio album is likely headed to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart, with her first couple days of sales already projected to hit more than 550,000 (!!) copies. Queen Bey, long may she reign! (Billboard)

+ In other Bey news, she performed “XO” for the first time live during a “Mrs. Carter Show” World Tour stop in Chicago on Friday. Watch the Bey Hive enthusiastically sing along to her performance. (Rap-Up)

+ Cody Simpson may be on “Dancing With The Stars” next season. He shared news of being invited to join the show and asked fans what they thought. “Wow, looks like you all think I should do this. Definitely helps me when thinking about my decision. I’ll let you know after the holidays,” he tweeted. (Just Jared Jr.)

+ Eminem dropped a teaser for “The Monster” featuring Rihanna on Friday. Watch the minute-long video, which shows RiRi observing Em in a darkroom as he sees clips from his life flash by. (MTV News)

+ For a band that supposedly broke up, the Jonas Brothers have been performing quite a bit. (Well, at least two-thirds of them.) Nick and Joe performed with The Wanted and Emblem3 in Chicago on Saturday, and also got back on stage in Buffalo the night before. (Just Jared Jr.)

+ Check out Big Sean and Naya Rivera‘s sultry holiday card. In it, the engaged couple lounge seductively on a couch, with Naya in a glamorous red dress and Sean in some #festive red soles. (Just Jared)

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