Jhene Aiko hooked up with Vince Staples for a performance of "Lemme Know" on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, September 2. The cut comes from Staples' debut double album Summertime '06. The pair were backed up by Fallon's regular band the Roots on the track.
Hozier has released his version of the Sam Smith hit "Lay Me Down," which he performed on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge. Hoz speeds up the original version, making it danceable. Hozier has previously said that working with Smith has "crossed his mind and nothing is definite . . . but there's been very brief discussion about it."
Phil Collins has announced remastered and expanded editions of his 1981 solo debut Face Value and 1993's Both Sides. Both Face Value and Both Sides feature newly photographed recreations of the original covers, depicting Collins today, and add an extra disc of live cuts as well as "carefully selected demos and B-sides."
Panic! At the Disco have released a new track, "Death Of a Bachelor," via Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz's show on Apple's Beats 1.
The new track is likely to appear on the bands as-yet-untitled new studio album. The band released the song "Hallelujah" earlier this year.
Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge are heading out on a co-headlining CMT On Tour run, dubbed Suits & Boots. The 14th annual fall tour will begin in New York City on October 29 and will hit places like Maine, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan and more. They will finish their tour on December 11 in Chicago.
Tom DeLonge still wants to have Blink-182 in his life, though he doesn't want to be tied down, as he also wants to have time to devote to other projects as well. "I loved that band, I started that band," he told NME. "That's me. I named the band - that s**t came from me. "
Brad Paisley has revealed that his new single will be "Country Nation," off of last year's Moonshine In the Trunk. "You know that feeling you get in the middle of the week of 'I can't do anything right' or 'It's not going my way?' But every week ends with a Friday, and that's where we excel, I think, at country music," Paisley explains.
In what could be the most natural and logical pairing ever, Slipknot has launched Slipknot's Scream Park, a new haunted house attraction in California. Slipknot's Scream Park will run in Sacramento, California from October 2 to November 1, featuring "three outrageous haunted houses and live horror entertainment."
With his new book, Are We Having Any Fun Yet?: The Cooking & Partying Handbook, due out September 15, Sammy Hagar is doing what he does best - going on tour. "It's pretty much the manual for throwing a party and the culinary lifestyle I've had on the road my whole life," Hagar explained.
X-Factor star Jacob Whitesides calls on the help of Kelly Rowland on his new track "I Know What You Did Last Summer." Whitesides made the announcement on Twitter that he was working with the former X-Factor judge. "Had so much fun recording #IKNOWWHATYOUDID w/ @JacobWhitesides! Let us know your thoughts!"
Arcade Fire have released three exclusive stills from their upcoming new film The Reflektor Tapes on NME.com. The Reflektor Tapes follows the band during the making of their chart-topping 2013 album Reflektor and world tour, and features a blend of concert footage, interviews, scenes from the recording studio and never-before-seen personal footage.
Janet Jackson has just kicked off her highly-anticipated Unbreakable Tour at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Monday, August 31. This is the singer's first tour in four years to promote her new album, Unbreakable, which is due out sometime this year. During the night the diva performed all her classic hit songs, such as "Rhythm Nation," "Nasty," "Control," "Feedback" and more.
David Gilmour is giving fans a few morsels to salivate over while they wait for the release of his new studio album, Rattle That Lock. He has dropped a new teaser clip for the new music video for "5 AM," which features 38 seconds of the track while black feathers swirl around an open field.
If Kanye West does indeed run for president in 2020, he has at least one supporter in Rihanna. In a recent interview with ET, Rihanna said she would cast her vote for Kanye. "I mean people are voting for [Donald] Trump," she said. "Who wouldn't vote for Kanye?!" She also reacted to his acceptance speech for the Video Vanguard Award at the MTV VMA's.
Lady Antebellum revealed plans to go on hiatus following their current 2015 Wheels Up Tour. "We're going to step away for a little while," Charles Kelley tells Rolling Stone. "As a band, we've talked about wanting to get off the hamster wheel for a little bit and let the fans miss us for a second."