News Ticker: Kanye West, Gamble and Huff, Jay Leno, “SNL”

February 25th, 2010 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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  • Kanye West has launched a new blog on his official Website that exchanges the futuristic neon of his Kanyeuniversity with a more high-art aesthetic. The first posts: a photo of his girlfriend Amber Rose recreating Grace Jones’ Island Life album cover his “Coldest Winter” video.

  • A drunk vandal has been arrested for setting the Philadelphia blaze that consumed much of songwriters Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff’s historic studio building earlier this week. NBC Philadelphia reports 27-year-old Chris Cimini broke into the studio and used a lighter to set the blaze.
  • Adam Lambert and Ben Harper have been added as musical guests for Jay Leno’s first two weeks as the returning host of NBC’s Tonight Show, the AP reports. Leno’s show debuts March 1st.
  • Vampire Weekend will return to Saturday Night Live as musical guest on March 6th, and Pearl Jam will perform on the show on March 13th. Zach Galifianakis and Jude Law will host the two episodes, respectively.

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