Iggy Azalea joined the Los Angeles lineup of the Made in America Festival over the weekend. Azalea played to a crowd of over 35,000 fans assembled at the steps of the Los Angeles City Hall, bringing out Rita Ora for a duet on "Black Widow." Azalea also played her hits "P*ssy" and "Fancy."
Faith Evans released a teaser clip of her new music video, "I Deserve It," which features femcee Missy Elliott and Sharaya. The new 1990s-inspired track is the first single to drop off her sixth studio album, Incomparable. In the 30-second clip the ladies, being Faith and Missy, hit the club with Missy's protégé Sharaya.
Photographs of Pink Floyd's The Endless River vinyl master have surfaced online. Well, not the actual cover of the album, but proof that it exists and is on its way. The website Neptune Pink Floyd have been sent some pictures of a packing list, which reveals the band's name, album title and the fact that it's a double album.
Taylor Swift has joined season seven of The Voice as a celebrity adviser, according to US Weekly. The 24-year-old "Shake It Off" singer will take on the responsibility of mentoring contestants from all four teams. She will give them tips on their performance abilities, singing techniques and overall presentation.
Rihanna is the latest celebrity to be seen getting down to Bobby Shmurda's "Hot N***a." The "Rude Boy" songstress took a video of herself doing the Shmoney Dance on a yacht, alongside her good friends Melissa Forde and LeLe Boo. Shmurda, a Brooklyn rapper, created the latest dance craze, which he does while rapping in his music video for the song "Hot N***a."
Kendrick Lamar was among the headliners at this weekend's Made in America Festival. Lamar brought out Q and his TDE friends Isaiah Rashad, Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, and ScHoolboy Q for the Los Angeles portion of the festival, rocking out a 75-minute set including the songs "Poetic Justice," "m.A.A.d city," and "Collard Greens."
Colt Ford has announced the details of his third annual Colt Ford and Friends Celebrity Golf Classic, which raises money for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Colt Ford Foundation. The event will feature Ford golfing alongside golf pros Billy Horschel, Boo Weekly, Jay McLuen, and Scott Brown (among others).
Arcade Fire closed out their Reflektor tour at their hometown of Montreal's Parc Jean-Drapeau, and continued the tradition of covering hometown acts with a rendition of fellow Montrealers Wolf Parade's "I'll Believe In Anything." The 19 song set list also featured a bevy AF hits like "Ready to Start," "Neighborhood #1," "Keep the Car Running," and "Here Comes the Night Time."
Imagine Dragons played to a 35,000 crowd at this weekend's Made in America Festival. The band's frontman Dan Reynolds ended the band's day 1 close-out set by crowdsurfing among the fans in the front of the audience at the Los Angeles City Hall. He also issued a shout-out to fellow performer Kendrick Lamar.
Jimi Jamison, the voice behind such movie themes as "Burning Heart" from "Rocky IV" and "The Moment of Truth" from "The Karate Kid," has died at the age of 63. He sang both songs as the lead singer with the band Survivor, best known for their hit "Eye of the Tiger." Jamison joined the band just after "Eye of the Tiger" was released and replaced lead singer David Bickler.
With the NFL football season about to get underway, distributor Lionsgate will top the new Blu-ray releases this week with "Draft Day," a PG-13 sports drama that had a minimal theatrical impact back in the spring. Also getting launched this week will be "Moms' Night Out," though the PG comedy from TriStar barely made a dent at the box office in the early portion of the summer.
"Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox has reportedly signed on to appear in an episode of MTV's series "Faking It." Cox will appear in the role of Margot, a Hester High School alum who returns to the school as the director of their elite drama program. News of the guest role comes via ew.com who says of her character: "Demanding, intense, and full of herself, Margot is a big fish . . ."
"Supernatural" and "Turn" star Amy Gumenick has reportedly signed on to appear in the role of Cupid in the upcoming season of the CW's "Arrow." As in the comic, the character will be a treacherous villain who is also stricken by an obsessive love for The Arrow. "Arrow" executive producer Andrew Kreisberg spoke with ew.com about the casting and says that he's always loved Cupid as a character.
Weezer fronter Rivers Cuomo says that he was inspired to write the band's ninth studio album, Everything Will Be Alright In the End, during the band's Weezer Cruise in February. Speaking with Q magazine, Cuomo said he was touched by the enthusiasm of his fans: "One of the most inspiring moments for this record was when we did the Weezer Cruises and we were locked up."
"Once Upon a Time" and "Pretty Little Liars" star Julian Morris has reportedly landed a recurring role on the forthcoming new season of "The New Girl." According to ew.com, Morris will appear as Ryan, a new love interest for Zooey Deschanel's character Jess. Morris' character will first appear as a teacher taking over for Jess as she moves into her new assistant principal role.