1.Ice Cube spills music tea bout Dr. Dre’s new album….
Summer’s about to get a second heatwave…of music. In an interview with Powerhouse 99, Ice Cube said that Dr. Dre is set to release a new album inspired by the Straight Outta Compton film and that it will be released Aug. 1st. The film is set to hit theaters on August 14th.
2.Elle Goulding teases new album….
Ellie Goulding has been teasing us all with her instagram photos, having just announced her THIRD album is complete and shall see a release date soon. According to an interview she mentioned it being a dramatic, emotionally tough period to get through but rewarding with the musicians and producers on the tracks. She doesn’t appear to be down at all though, coming out of Abbey Road Studios all giddy:
3.Justin Bieber is growing up…musically, that is…
Justin Bieber is coming back fierce with a second single called “What Do You Mean.” The Biebs claims it’s about how “girls…say something, and then they mean something else…”. Oh Bieber, welcome to adulthood…
4.Will Madonna survive the Pope’s visit?
Madonna is coming to Philly right before the Pope with her Rebel Heart tour. Who is she bringing? Pole dancing nuns!! Consider it a welcome performance for Pope Francis:
5.Meghan Trainor gets her ‘Peanuts’ on….
Meghan Trainor has transformed…into a Peanuts character! She’ll also be featured on the soundtrack to the new Peanuts film due out this December. Check out her new look below:
Check out the trailer for the film below:
6.Mary J. Blige and Queen Latifah are set for The Wiz
The show will be produced by Craig Zadan, of Peter Pan and Sound of Music production fame. Latifah will play Wiz while Blige will be Evillene. The Wiz is set to air Dec. 3rd on NBC.