February 28, 2012


News Notes: Taylor Swift's Unlikely Date & More

Jason Merritt
Jason Merritt

Taylor Swift Asks Teen to Awards
The country superstar asked 18-year-old leukemia sufferer Kevin Mcguire to the Academy of Country Music awards. [Billboard]

“Fred [Durst] Reached Out, Bruh”
Birdman gives all the details on Limp Bizkit's signing to Cash Money [XXL]

How to Dismantle an Irish Bank
Now that Drake and Common reconciled, new beef alert! U2 bassist Adam Clayton is suing Bank of Ireland over misappropriated funds. [Rolling Stone]

Velvet Underground Still Fighting Over Banana
The group added a new complaint in their ongoing fight against the Andy Warhol Foundation over use of its iconic banana image. [Rolling Stone]

Diddy Wins Oscar
The mogul's executive producer credit on Best Documentary winner Undefeated gets him one step closer to an EGOT. [Vibe]

Azealia Banks Sets Album Release Date
The Harlem rapper will drop her debut album Broke with Expensive Taste this September. [Hitfix]