Rest in peace, Floyd Cyrus!
+ Oh, no! Miley Cyrus’ beloved Alaskan Klee Klai, Floyd, has passed away. “Today is the 2nd worst day of my life,” Miley tweeted, later adding: “I don’t wanna say it because I don’t want it to be real… But my precious baby Floyd has passed away. I am broken.” (E!)
+ Jack White has announced that he will relese his sophomore solo album, Lazaretto, on Jun. 10. The title track will be the album’s lead single, and it’s due out later this month. In the meantime, listen to his live-wire instrumental track, “High Ball Stepper.” (MTV News)
+ Check out all three covers of this month’s beauty issue of Essence, featuring Solange, Erykah Badu, and Ledisi. “I always knew that being 100% wholeheartedly me was going to pay off,” Solange says in her interview. #wordstoliveby (Rap-Up)
+ Congrats to Regina Spektor and fellow singer-songwriter Jack Dishel, who’ve welcomed a baby boy into the world. “I wanted to let you know that Jack and I have been happily hanging out with our little son and that all is going great,” Regina announced on Facebook. (Billboard)
+ Courtney Love is hoping to make a biopic, documentary, and musical about her late husband, Kurt Cobain. “There would have to be a story, and a great story, one that hasn’t been told before,” Courtney told NME about the Broadway musical aspect, which she says is “very likely to happen.” (Rolling Stone)
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