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April 30: Danny Brown Allegedly Receives Oral Sex While Onstage
April 29: Ray J's "I Hit It First" Video Basically Confirms It's About Kim K
April 26: Lady Gaga is Godmother of Elton John's 2nd Kid, Too
April 25: Kelly Rowland Beats Beyonce on People Mag's "Most Beautiful Women" List
April 24: The National to Play 1 Song for 6 Hours at Art Museum
April 23: Michael Cera Directed Kelis In a Short Film
April 22: Diarrhea Planet Cover Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run"
April 19: Rush Inducted Into Rock Hall After Years of Online Petitioning
April 18: Brian Eno Making Ambient Music for Hospitals
April 17: 10 Millionth Fake Daft Punk Single Leaks
April 16: Steve Buscemi Continues Vampire Weekend Crossover With Sketch Clip
April 15: Justin Bieber Hopes Anne Frank Would've Been a Belieber
April 12: Janelle Monae Reveals Erykah Badu Collabo via GIF
April 11: R. Kelly Is Working On Country Songs
April 10: Paul McCartney Says Usher Inspired New Album
April 9: Killer Mike & El-P Preview "Banana Clipper" Track
April 8: Britney Spears on Annette Funicello's Death: "I Think That's Great"
April 5: Backstreet Boys' New Album is "90% Done"
April 4: Ed Sheeran "Hasn't Heard of" Tokio Hotel
April 3: Fall Out Boy Add 2 Chainz to Growing List of Crazy Collabos
April 2: Rihanna Goes Shopping at Canadian Walmart
April 1: Paul McCartney to Play Fenway Park on July 8
March 28: Despite Questionable Lyric, Rick Ross Doesn't "Condone Rape"
March 27: XXL Makes Chief Keef 11th Freshmen on List of 10
March 26: Fan Sends Sliced-Off Ear to Jared Leto
March 25: LL Cool J and Van Halen Preview Pope-Dissing Collabo
March 22: 'Saturday Night Fever' Soundtrack Joins U.S. Library of Congress
March 21: Miley Cyrus Twerks in Unicorn Onesie
March 20: Bon Jovi Deny David Bowie First No. 1 Album on U.S. Charts
March 19: Selena Gomez: "James Franco Is One of the Most Intelligent People I've Met"
March 18: Jay-Z Remixes Kendrick Lamar's "B-tch, Don't Kill My Vibe"
March 15: will.i.am & Justin Bieber Drop Collabo "#thatPOWER"
March 14: deadmau5 Disses EDM, Again
March 13: Smashing Pumpkins Join SXSW Lineup
March 12: Man Gets Shamrock Shake Dumped On Head During Harlem Shake
March 11: Selena Gomez Ditches Backing Band The Scene for New Album
March 8: MTV Names Kendrick Lamar 'Hottest MC of 2012'
March 7: Jessica Simpson Reveals Baby's Gender via Dick Joke on 'Kimmel'
March 6: Andrew W.K. Is Now a Playtex Spokesman
March 5: Nicki Minaj Flaunts Those Curves For Her Kmart Line
March 4: Australian Miners Fired for Doing "Harlem Shake" on the Job
March 1: Justin Bieber Turns 19
Feb. 28: 'Law & Order: SVU' Airs Episode Inspired By Chris Brown's Assault on Rihanna
Feb. 27: One 1D Member Gets Teacup Tattoo, Another Gets Shoe Thrown Into Groin
Feb. 26: Morrissey Pulls Out of 'Kimmel' Over Guests From Hunting Show 'Duck Dynasty'
Feb. 25: 'Jaws' Theme Drowns Out Lengthy Acceptance Speeches at Oscars
Feb. 22: Nick Cave Name Checks Miley Cyrus on New Album
Feb. 21: Hackers Force Donald Trump to Tweet Lil Wayne Lyrics About "These Hoes"
Feb. 20: Emeli Sande Owns 2013 BRIT Awards
Feb. 19: Michael Jackson's 16-Year-Old Son Gets Job as TV Reporter
Feb. 15: Nicki Minaj Tweets Booty Pic, Urges Fans to "Jerk Responsibly"
Feb. 14: Torn Hip Forces Lady Gaga to Cancel Born This Way Ball Tour
Feb. 13: The Weeknd's NSFW "Twenty Eight" Video
Feb. 12: Chris Brown Snags an Adele Pic at the Grammys
Feb. 11: fun. Win Best New Artist Grammy After Releasing Their Second Album
Feb 8: Justin Bieber Fans Weather Snowstorm to Get 'SNL' Tickets
Feb. 7: Justin Timberlake Becomes Creative Director of Bud Light Platinum
Feb. 6: Mariah Carey Recorded a Song for Disney's 'Wizard of Oz' Prequel
Feb. 5: My Morning Jacket Singer Jim James Releases Knockout Solo Album
Feb. 4: Fall Out Boy Announce Return to Music
Feb. 1: HBO Teases Al Pacino as Phil Spector in Upcoming Biopic
Jan. 31: Tim & Eric's Tim Heidecker Performs Anti-Super Bowl Anthem in the Style of Bob Dylan
Jan. 30: Rihanna Owns Up to Romantic Reunion With Chris Brown: "If It's a Mistake, It's My Mistake"
Jan. 29: Justin Bieber Releases 'Believe Acoustic' Album
Jan 28: Chris Brown Reportedly Attacked Frank Ocean Over Parking Spot
Jan. 25: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Blur & The Stone Roses to Headline Coachella
Jan. 24: Shaggy Denies Death Rumors
Jan. 23: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Top Billboard Hot 100 With "Thrift Shop"
Jan. 22: Beyonce Lip-Syncs National Anthem at Presidential Inauguration
Jan. 18: Paul Dano to Play Beach Boys' Tortured Genius Brian Wilson in Biopic
Jan. 17: Mariah Carey/Nicki Minaj Beef Begins on 'Idol' Premiere
Jan. 16: Selena Gomez Gives "Drunk" Interview at Golden Globes After-Party
Jan. 15: Ryan Gosling Was Almost a Backstreet Boy?
Jan. 14: Justin Timberlake Releases First Single in 6 Years: "Suit & Tie" ft. Jay-Z
Jan. 11: Ke$ha's "C'Mon" Video
Jan. 10: Justin Timberlake Announces Return to Music with "I'm Ready" Video
Jan. 9: One Direction's "Kiss You" Video
Jan. 8: Taylor Swift & Harry Styles End One-Month Relationship
Jan. 7: fun. Contribute Track to HBO's 'Girls' Soundtrack
Jan. 4: R. Kelly Sings About Tragic Newton School Shooting
Jan. 3: Ed Sheeran Named Worst-Dressed Man By GQ
Jan. 2: Lil Wayne Gets "Baked" Tattooed on Head
Jan. 1: Nas Rings In 2013 with New Year's Eve Show