Buzz Bites: Shakira’s ‘Can’t Remember To Forget You’ Featuring Rihanna Will Drop On Jan. 13

Shakira's "Can't Remember To Forget You" featuring Rihanna drops on Jan. 13!

Shakira and Rihanna are readying “Can’t Remember To Forget You,” and we can’t wait!

+  Shakira will debut her duet with Rihanna, “Can’t Remember To Forget You,” on Jan. 13. “You guys ready? Jan 13 is almost here!” Shakira tweeted. (MTV News)

+ Today, Beyoncé and Jay Z’s daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, turns 2! Bow down to the birthday girl with MTV News’ photo retrospective. (MTV News)

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)

+ Some genius reworked Miley Cyrus’ “Adore You” vocals to fit with an acoustic instrumental track. Listen to the emotionally raw new version. (Idolator)

+ 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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