Shakira and Rihanna are readying “Can’t Remember To Forget You,” and we can’t wait!
+ Lady Gaga has opened up about why her “Do What U Want” video featuring R. Kelly has been delayed. In a lengthy post on her Little Monster social networking site, Gaga shared that she was only given “a week to plan and execute it,” adding: “It is very devastating for someone like me, I devote every moment of my life to creating fantasies for you.” (MTV News)
+ If you’re Snoop Dogg and you get the opportunity to perform for the president during the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors, which song would you pull out of your catalog? Why “Gin & Juice,” of course! Snoop even gave the classic party jam a jazzy sway. (RapFix)
+ We swear we’re not making this up: Watch Macaulay Culkin’s band, The Pizza Underground, perform pizza-themed Velvet Underground and Lou Reed songs like “All The Pizza Parties,” “Pizza Gal,” and “Bite Of The Wild Slice.” (Huffington Post)
+ Will Smith paid tribute to his “Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air” castmate, James Avery, who passed away on Dec. 31 at the age of 68. “Some of my greatest lessons in Acting, Living and being a respectable human being came through James Avery,” Smith wrote on his Facebook page in memory of “Uncle Phil.” (Billboard)
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