Mayor Carolyn Goodman officially proclaimed Jan. 2, 2012 “deadmau5 Day” in the city of Las Vegas on Wednesday. The date marks the launch of an exclusive partnership between Wynn Las Vegas and the electro/house DJ from Canada. Deadmau5 will debut his residency on New Year’s Eve at XS Nightclub and will continue to play at both Encore Beach Club and XS through 2012.
Drake, Lil Wayne and Tyga flaunt their Young Money success — and some eyebrow-raising fashion choices — in the music video for “The Motto,” which premiered online on Wednesday night (Dec. 21).
Diana Ross, The Allman Brothers Band and George Jones will be among those honored at next year’s Grammys with special Lifetime Achievement Awards, while Apple founder Steve Jobs will receive a special award posthumously for his contributions to the music industry, the Recording Academy announced Wednesday.
Country newcomer Madonna Nash might qualify as a “Superwoman.” The North Carolina native is among what seems to be a minority this holiday season. “I am ready,” the singer tells Billboard.com. “I think this is the first time I’ve been done shopping right before the really big Christmas rush. I’ve never been done this early.”
With a $5 million decision hanging over the contestants’ heads, the pressure during the final “X Factor” performances was on for Josh, Chris and Melanie. Alanis Morissette, Avril Lavigne and R. Kelly were on set today, as each finalist took the stage with a celebrity musician for one of their two finale songs.
New releases from Young Jeezy and Common are set to make strong debuts.
An old-school hotline devoted to Hall & Oates has gone viral this week.
CoverGirl has discontinued (translation: yanked) a print advertisement of celebrity spokes-singer Taylor Swift following an investigation into alleged retouching.
How self-described “ukulele-ista, slapstick YouTube video creator and coffee house hermit” Jessica Frech made it to your TV set.
With the heartfelt, candid words that linger in between the verses of both Common and Drake, we’ll have you decide which rapper is “soft” when their lyrics are stacked up side-by-side below.