SXSW? Meet your new queen.
+ Lady Gaga has been tapped as the keynote speaker for South By Southwest this year. After performing this Thursday, Gaga will deliver the
dance, sex, art, pop, tech, music, film, and interactive festival’s keynote address on Friday. (Rolling Stone)
+ Meek Mill has unveiled the title of his forthcoming sophomore album. Dreams Worth More Than Money is due this summer, and its featured collaborators include Timbaland, Rita Ora, DJ Khaled, and Chris Brown. (Rap-Up)
+ Can you guess which Swedish DJ Madonna’s collaborating with? “On my way to the studio to work with Avicii,” Madonna wrote on Instagram. The “Wake Me Up” artist and the Material Girl are no strangers — in fact, Madonna made a surprise appearance during Avicii’s 2012 Ultra Music Festival set. (Billboard)
+ South Carolina rapper Speaker Knockerz was found dead in his home on Thursday. He was 19. The unsigned MC was popular on YouTube with a couple of his videos amassing more than a million views. (MTV News)
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