The man who appeared on the cover of Nirvana's classic album Nevermind has recreated the image as an adult 25 years later. The man, named Spencer Elden, recreated the photo at a pool in Pasadena, California in a new photo taken by John Chapple. "I said to the photographer, 'Let's do it naked.' But he thought that would be weird, so I wore my swim shorts," Elden said.
Montgomery Gentry's Eddie Montgomery collapsed during a show over the weekend, according to TheBoot. After the collapse, rumors were being spread that Montgomery had suffered a heart attack. The band quickly took to Twitter to clear up the rumors. "There are false reports floating around that Eddie had a heart attack last night," the band writes on Twitter. "NOT TRUE."
Metallica have released their new track "Moth Into Flame." The new track is pulled from their forthcoming new release Hardwired . . . to Self-Destruct which is due out on November 18. Speaking with ultimateclassicrock.com, Lars Ulrich said the track is "simpler, but not quite as progressive. . . . It cruises along a little bit more than the last record."
T.I. has released his new video for the track "Black Man" featuring Quavo, Meek Mill and Rara. The track addresses the ongoing protests nationwide against police brutality towards non-white Americans. "Police see I got my hands up," he raps. "Still wanna kill me, they don't understand us / They be looking for a reason just to shoot me . . ."
Joe Perry has revealed that he is nearing completion on his new solo release. The Aerosmith guitar legend spoke with musiciansear.com about the new release and says he's inching towards the finish line on the new release. "I just need to polish it up a bit more," said Perry. "I'm looking to release some of it in the new year."
Rihanna has been named a global ambassador for education by the Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen. The new appointment comes as part of her Clara Lionel Foundation's partnership with the two aforementioned organizations. "I feel strongly that all children everywhere should be afforded the opportunity of a quality education," she said in a statement.
Drake has released his short film Please Forgive Me, according to Billboard. The 23-minute action-packed short film was originally scheduled to drop on September 30, but was released at 1 a.m. EST on Monday, September 26. Anthony Mandler directed the film, which stars Drake in the lead role among his co-stars Popcaan and Fanny Neguesha.
Naomi Judd has reportedly opened up about her struggles with depression in her forthcoming new memoir. The new book is titled River of Time: My Descent into Depression and How I Emerged with Hope and is set for release on December 6 via Hatchet Books. "I wanted to be completely honest that if someone took out a gun and killed me on stage, they would be doing me a favor."
Bruce Springsteen has shared a list of his top five favorite songs from throughout his career. He stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to promote his new biography Born To Run and was seemingly put on the spot with the question. "That's a tough one." He continued: "I got to put 'Born to Run' up there. I guess for me, 'The Rising' is a big song."
David Bowie was urinated on by a baby during the filming of Labyrinth, according to NME. The baby who peed on the iconic rock star was one of Bowie's co-stars, Toby Froud, who played Toby, "The babe with the power," in the 1986 film. "The first thing that Toby did when he met David Bowie, in the first shot, was pee all over him," Brian Froud said.
Josh Brolin has married his model girlfriend Kathryn Boyd, according to Page Six. The couple wed at an intimate ceremony in North Carolina on Saturday, September 24. Brolin shared a bunch of black and white shots from their wedding on his Instagram. "Thank you to all who were involved and made the trek: friends and family alike. We love you all dearly, deeply, and without measure."
Rascal Flatts have announced their plans to release a 2016 Christmas album, according to TheBoot. The holiday album, which will be titled The Greatest Gift of All and includes ten of the trio's favorite Christmas songs, is due out on October 21. "It probably seems crazy that we waited this long to release a Christmas record," says Jay Demarcus in a press release.
R. Kelly has readied his new holiday album, 12 Nights Of Christmas, according to Rap-Up.com. In the cover art for the album, Kelly is dressed up in a slick suit and sitting next to a fireplace while holding a cigar in one hand and in the other a drink. A brightly lit Christmas tree with presents underneath is also in the background.
Don Henley speculates that an Eagles reunion could actually happen. He said that the surviving members of the band could reunite in tribute for the late Glenn Frey, tells the Montreal Gazette, "At some point in the future, we might work our way around to that . . . but the only way I would consider any kind of reunion, I think, would be with Glenn's son, Deacon.
Lady Gaga has revealed the official track listing for her upcoming new album Joanne. The new album will be released on October 21. In addition to first single "Perfect Illusion," Joanne also features previously mentioned tracks like "John Wayne," "A-Yo" and the title track, which Gaga called "the true heart and soul of the record."