Jane's Addiction bass player Chris Chaney will appear on Joe Satriani's forthcoming solo album Shockwave Supernova. Chaney joins a number of other musicians on the album, including keyboardist and guitarist Mike Keneally, drummer Marco Minnemann, bass player Bryan Beller, and drummer Vinnie Colaiuta.
Jamie Foxx was the latest participant on the Musical Impression Generator on NBC's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Foxx got things started with an impression of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger singing "Hakuna Matata" from The Lion King.
Craig Campbell has released "Tomorrow Tonight," the lead single from his upcoming debut release for Red Bow Records. In a presser, Craig says the tune represents a good mix of old and new. "It encompasses all of what I love about country music right now," he began. "It has a balance of what you think of as more traditional and also more modern sounds."
The unlikely duo of Stevie Wonder and Keith Urban teamed up with Jason Derulo on "Broke," the latest song to be taken off the latter's upcoming new studio album Everything Is 4. Wonder offers a harmonica solo on the track, as Urban brings an expected country vibe with acoustic guitars and banjo.
50 Cent has released a new solo track, "Get Low," featuring T.I., Jeremih and 2 Chainz. The new cut was produced by Remo The Hitmaker. "Get Low" is the first single to be taken off of 50's upcoming new album Street King Immortal, his sixth studio album to be released through G-Unit Records, Caroline Records and Capitol Records.
Florence & The Machine have released "Delilah," the latest track off the band's forthcoming new album How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful. The new track was officially premiered on Annie Mac's show on BBC Radio 1. "Delilah" is the band's fourth single to be released off of the upcoming album, following "Ship to Wreck," "What Kind of Man" and "St. Jude."
The unlikely duo of Keith Urban and Stevie Wonder team up with Jason Derulo on "Broke," the latest song to be taken off of his upcoming new studio album Everything Is 4. Wonder offers a harmonica solo on the track as Urban brings an expected country vibe with acoustic guitars and banjo. "Broke" follows lead single "Want to Want Me" and "Get Ugly" and "Cheyenne."
Paul McCartney and Lady Gaga have shared a few details regarding their surprise collaboration. Deadline reports that the song is one of "seven or eight" new McCartney recordings slated for inclusion in the soundtrack to High in the Clouds, a 3D animated movie based on his 2005 children's book of the same name.
Following the wrap of her first Vegas run, Mariah Carey has scheduled nine additional shows at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The gigs land in February of next year and are highlighted by a Valentine's Day show. The show, titled Mariah #1 to Infinity, features a six-piece live band, three back-up vocals, two DJ's and ten dancers, according to a presser.
Rod Stewart has announced that his 30th solo studio album, Another Country, will be released sometime this fall. According to comments made by Stewart at a recent upfront hosted by his label, Capitol Records, Another Country could end up being one of the most topical sets of Stewart's storied career.
Taylor Swift has opened up about her views on feminism and misogyny in a new interview with Maxim. Speaking with the men's mag, the pop superstar said it's time that women are accepted as appropriate advocates for their own gender.
Supermodel Nicole Trunfio is featured on the cover of the June issue of Elle Australia breastfeeding her son Zion. It's the first time the fashion mag has ever featured a breastfeeding woman, and Trunfio wrote on Instagram that she hopes it reduces the stigma of the act. "There is nothing more powerful and beautiful than motherhood," she wrote.
A new Kurt Cobain album will be released this summer, according to Brett Morgen, director of the new Cobain documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck. During an interview with Bedford + Bowery, Morgen was asked if any of that audio that was found during his research will be released as an album, and Morgen said that an album is being put together.
Lady Gaga and Paul McCartney have shared a few details regarding their collaboration. Deadline reports that the song is one of "seven or eight" new that McCartney recordings slated for inclusion in the soundtrack to High in the Clouds, a 3D animated movie based on his 2005 children's book of the same name.
Killers frontman Brandon Flowers has announced a signing event in London to commemorate the release of his latest solo album The Desired Effect. Flowers will be appearing at HMV's 363 Oxford Street store at 1:30 p.m. on May 22. Wristbands are currently available at the store when fans buy a copy of the album, limited to 300 on a first-come-first-served basis.