Archive for July 13th, 2012

Jack White Unveils Flashy Preview for ‘Freedom At 21’

July 13th, 2012
Jack White has unveiled a flashy preview clip for his upcoming video for the Blunderbuss cut "Freedom at 21" The clip directed by Hype Williams is a shot of street-racing adrenaline spliced with desperado Wild West imagery The full video won't be out until July 16th but in this half-minute...

Beanie Sigel Slapped With Two-Year Sentence for Tax Evasion

July 13th, 2012
Beanie Sigel has been sentenced to two years in prison for tax evasion according to the Philadelphia Inquirer The rapper real name Dwight Grant failed to file tax returns from 1999 to 2005 save for one $10000 tax payment in 2001 While earning $22 million in taxable income over those...

Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber Rule List of Top Earning Celebs Under 30

July 13th, 2012
Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber top Forbes' latest list of highest earning celebrities under 30 pulling down $57 million and $55 million respectively between May 2011 and May 2012 All three of Swift's records have gone platinum four times over adding to her live shows which earn an average $1...

Madonna Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Vogue’ Sample

July 13th, 2012
A Delaware company has hit Madonna and her label WB Records with a lawsuit claiming the pop star stole portions of one of their songs for her hit 1990 hit "Vogue" reports E! Pointing to a song called "Love Break" released around 1977 VMG claims "The portions of 'Love Break'...

Justin Bieber Sued for $9 Million Over Hearing Loss

July 13th, 2012
Justin Bieber has been hit with a $9 million lawsuit by an Oregon woman who says a screaming fan permanently damaged her hearing at one of the pop star's shows reports TheWrapcom Filing a suit against Bieber his label Island Def Jam live promoter AEG Worldwide and Vulcan Sports and...

Rolling Stones Gather in London for 50th Anniversary Exhibit

July 13th, 2012
The Rolling Stones celebrated their 50th anniversary in style last night by reuniting for the launch of a new photo exhibition celebrating the band's career Last seen in public together at the Shine A Light premiere in 2008 their appearance at London's Somerset House – 50 years to the day after...

With Steven Tyler Leaving, What’s Next for ‘American Idol’?

July 13th, 2012
Days before he announced that he would be stepping down from his post as a judge on American Idol Steven Tyler was guarded about his future on the hit reality-singing competition "I don't know" the Aerosmith frontman told Rolling Stone when he was asked whether he'd be returning for a third...

Will.i.am and Eva Simons on Their New Single, ‘Is This Love’

July 13th, 2012
William recently stopped by the Rolling Stone studio with his new partner-in-crime the Dutch songstress Eva Simons to chat about their new full-throttle single "Is This Love" It's the second single to be released from william's forthcoming solo debut Although the track was co-produced by Swedish House Mafia DJ Steve...

Premiere: Blitzen Trapper, ‘Girl in a Coat’

July 13th, 2012
Portland folkies Blitzen Trapper have given their sweet lonesome cut "Girl in a Coat" from their 2011 LP American Goldwing a touching set of visuals intercutting clips of a young couple and an old man during his final days "Four years ago I interviewed my grandfather at the age of...

‘Hot Like Fire’ by Angel Haze – Free MP3

July 13th, 2012
Artist Angel HazeSong "Hot Like Fire"Album Reservation EP "'Hot Like Fire' is like a revival of the 90's you know? Back when music made you feel something other than just a desire to dance It's the beat the summer sun the lyrics and the intent all wrapped into one great ass...