Brad Paisley has released the lyric video for "Limes," a cut from his upcoming album Moonshine in the Trunk. In the video, Paisley is depicted as a guitar playing lime, who wears a cowboy hat. Paisley's lime is featured alongside Annoying Orange, and the two attempt to outdo one another with tales of woe. "My truck broke down, my dog has the flu . . ."
Rihanna may perform at the upcoming NFL Super Bowl halftime show, having been named as one of the contenders for the coveted slot, along with Katy Perry and Coldplay, according to the Wall Street Journal. The league is asking for the artists named to "contribute a portion of their post-Super Bowl tour income to the league . . ."
Tara Cash Schwoebel, the daughter of Johnny Cash, has released her book, Recollections by J.R. Cash: Childhood Memories of Johnny Cash. The book is a response from Johnny to his daughter, who posed him a series of questions in 1995. "These questions are not the typical questions that he was asked in the countless number of interviews he did in his career," she tells NPR.
Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande and Jessie J are featured in a new commersh for Beats by Dre, giving a sneak peak at their upcoming music video for "Bang Bang." Jessie cruises the streets in a pink car with branded cans, while Ariana primps and Nicki hops a ride on a helicopter. The trio will perform the cut at the upcoming VMAs, which air live from The Forum in Inglewood.
Hunter Hayes will make the leap from the stage to the tennis court as the country star performs as part of the 19th annual Arthur Ashe Kids Day, which helps to promote youth tennis, inspiring children of all ages to develop healthy habits through fun activities.
Ariana Grande has debuted "Love Me Harder," a duet with the Weeknd from her upcoming album My Everything. Grande previewed three more songs - "Be My Baby" (feat. Cashmere Cat), "A Little Bit of Your Heart" and "Why Try" - at MTV in advance of the LP's release. "If you really need me, you gotta, gotta, gotta, gotta, got to love me harder," sings Ariana.
Foo Fighters are the latest act to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, recreating the famous prom scene from the classic horror film Carrie in the process. The Foos were nominated by Nickelback and took on the challenge. In the video, Dave Grohl plays the titular character while drummer Taylor Hawkins plays his date.
Rumors are swirling that Drake and Rihanna may be back together again after the pair was spied getting cozy during a night in New York's Meat Packing district earlier this week. According to the New York Post's "Page Six," the pair were spotted at a hotspot called The Griffin.
Jay Sedrish, executive producer of the doomed Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider, has entered a not guilty plea on manslaughter charges following the death of a staffer on set. Sedrish was indicted on the charges earlier this month, as fellow producers Randy Miller and Jody Savin also surrendered themselves to authorities.
Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil has once again ignited the longstanding feud between his band and the Smashing Pumpkins. During a recent interview with the Dallas Observer, Thayil opened up about the band's songwriting process and fired a veiled shot at Billy Corgan in the process.
Taylor Swift has been criticized by Earl Sweatshirt, who says that the music video for her latest hit, "Shake It Off," is "inherently offensive." Earl hit Twitter to shoot a few arrows at Tay Tay. "haven't watched the taylor swift video and I don't need to watch it to tell you that it's inherently offensive and ultimately harmful," he said in his first tweet.
"Dating Naked" star Jessie Nizewitz, 28, has filed a $10 million lawsuit after the reality series failed to completely cover her up on television. The New York model is suing VH1 operator Viacom and two production companies, none of which had a comment. Nizewitz claims that the reality series flashed her crotch during one segment where she playfully wrestles with a date on the beach.
Trey Songz has released the music video for "What's Best For You," the latest single from Trigga. The vid sees Trey trying to date two women at once, but, the plan backfires and he ends up in an empty bed. "I want what's best for you, but I don't want you to leave / It's not about what I want, but it's all about what you need," he sings. "What's Best for You" is the fifth single.
Zac Brown Band, Miranda Lambert and Eric Church are among the latest country stars to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Zac accepted the challenge from Hunter Hayes and passed it on to Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefers, Foo Fighters, Bob Lefsetz and Garth Brooks.
Jennifer Lawrence is reportedly in talks to appear in Quentin Tarantino's forthcoming western "The Hateful Eight." Collider reports that Lawrence is in the running for the role of Daisy Domergue in the film, which tells the story of eight outlaws who take shelter in an isolated saloon during a blizzard. It is Tarantino's follow-up to "Django Unchained."