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jackwhite-112009.jpg Jack White popped up during Beck's Rhode Island gig over the weekend where the two performed some classic Beck tracks, including "Loser," "Where It's At," "Pay No Mind" and "One Foot in the Grave." Beck inexplicably introduced White as "the best bartender in the world" before launching into the tunes. John Lennon's son, Sean Lennon, was spotted playing tambourine.

LukeBryan.jpg Luke Bryan has teamed up with Miller Lite to provide 45 Army and Air Force service men and women the opportunity to see his show at Chicago's Soldier Field for free. He plays the venue on August 31. "We are excited to give these incredible service men and women the chance to win a truly amazing experience," said Ryan Reis, Miller Lite senior director in a press release.

KarenO-081811.jpg Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs has released "Rapt," the lead single from her upcoming album, Crush Songs, due September 8. The set, recorded between 2006-2007, is described as a "collection of lo-fi, bedroom recordings." "When I was 27 I crushed a lot," O said in a statement. "I wasn't sure I'd ever fall in love again."

DoobieBrothers-030111.jpg The Doobie Brothers have unveiled the guest list for their upcoming country tribute album Southbound. According to guitarist and singer Patrick Simmons, the group was surprised to hear they had so many fans in the genre: "The artists picked the tracks. It's a best-of, if you will, but it's re-done by incredible Nashville players in the studio . . ."

Taylorswift-042412.jpg Taylor Swift responded to a young lovelorn fan on Instagram who asked her guy advice. The girl, Hannah, writes that she has "the biggest crush in the whole wide world on [him], and he'll never like me back." "I think we grow up thinking the only love that counts as true love is the kind that lasts forever or is fully realized," responded Tay Tay.

Ozzy3.jpg Ozzy Osbourne will release Memoirs of a Madman, a two-disc solo career spanning set, due October 7. The set features a CD, including 17 of Oz's greatest hit singles, while a companion DVD, features music videos, live performances and interviews. The set will also be available as a double-vinyl set and a limited-edition double-vinyl picture disc.

chainz-040314.jpg 2 Chainz has released the music video for "Freebase," which recreates the Michael Jackson video for "Thriller." Chingy wears the signature red leather jacket and transforms into a zombie for the remake. "Hands down best video I've Ever shot!!!" tweeted 2 Chainz. The visual also attaches a disclaimer at the outset: "This video is for entertainment purposes only."

Eltonjohn-071511.jpg Elton John has given screenwriter Lee Hall access to his diaries to help him with the writing of the upcoming Rocketman biopic. Hall, speaking with the BBC, said Elton is eager to make a true to life film: "One day, he took me to his house and opened a safe and he had all his private diaries that nobody had seen from when he was in rehab . . ."

LilWayne-01082010.jpg Lil Wayne has launched his own sports management agency with soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo as his first client, say several sources. According to TMZ, the Young Money Boss has partnered with Polaris Sports to handle Ronaldo's marketing, endorsement deals, and modeling. Polaris is an affiliate of CAA and GestiFute, the firm for which Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes is employed.

ZACBROWN-110209.jpg The Zac Brown Band have released a behind the scenes video showing fans the making of their latest single "All Alright" from The Grohl Sessions, Vol. 1 EP. In the vid, ZBB are seen in their own Southern Ground Studios in Nashville along with Foo Fighters fronter Dave Grohl. The visual highlights how the band recorded the album as a band instead of tracking each part.

JessieJ-061311.jpg Jessie J debuted a curly new hairdo while performing at the Wales Access All Eirias festival on Saturday. The long locks were a departure for J, who is typically seen wearing ponytails and bobs. She hit Twitter earlier in the week to tell her fans she's dedicated to them: "One thing I strive for is to be consistent. Whether it's 5 people in an audience or 50 thousand . . ."

DamonAlbarn-080511.jpg Blur have released Live at the Budokan, a rare recording of their 1995 live performance in Tokyo previously only available in Japan. The LP, taken from the band's Great Escape tour, drops August 11. The November 8 show was held before 20,000 fans at the famed venue. Previous rockers to record live albums there are Cheap Trick, Bob Dylan and Ozzy Osbourne.

GarthBrooks1.jpg Garth Brooks broke his own previous ticket sales record by selling 180,000 tickets to his upcoming Chicago residency in under three hours. Brooks' comeback tour, which kicks off on September 4, sold all three lots of tickets for his ten Chicago shows at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont.

NickiMinaj-081011.jpg Nicki Minaj will be featured in an upcoming episode of the Cartoon Network animated series Steven Universe. Minaj stars as Sugilite, the mighty and powerful fusion of Garnet and Amethyst, two of the show's magically powered "gems" who help protect the world. In the same episode, Estelle gives voice to the character Garnet.

JenniferLopez-010412.jpg Jennifer Lopez turned 45 in style, accompanied by high-profile friends including French Montana and Fat Joe. The "I Luh Ya Papi" songstress posed with Montana, whose girlfriend, Khloe Kardashian, also attended the bash, and Joe, both of whom later posted pictures to their Instagram accounts from the party.