April 5, 2012


News Notes: Justin Bieber Has Finally Failed & More

Christopher Polk/KCA2012
Christopher Polk/KCA2012

Justin Bieber Fails:
Bieber's heavily self-promoted new single "Boyfriend" did not debut at No. 1, losing out to fun.'s "We Are Young." Haters, rejoice! [Billboard]

Justin Bieber to Receive Prestigious Award:
The Tribeca Film Festival is honoring Bieber and his manager for their contributions "in the worlds of business, technology, arts, entertainment and beyond." [The Hollywood Reporter]

Beyonce Started a Tumblr:
It's still password-protected, but it's said to showcase Bey's four years with Jay-Z. Cannot wait until she takes the password off. [Sojones]

Jack White, The Black Keys and The Killers Playing Delaware Festival:
It's called The Firefly Music Festival and it's being held at a racetrack, which we're positive Jack White, The Black Keys and The Killers love. [The Hollywood Reporter]

Kurt Cobain Photo Show Opening in New York in April:
Photos taken of Cobain for the London Observer Magazine in 1993 will be on display at the [Jim] Morrison Hotel Gallery from April 6 to April 23. [Prefix]

Slim Dunkin', Waka Flocka Flame, Jadakiss and Styles P Drop a Video:
Slim Dunkin' was killed in December 2011 in an Atlanta recording studio, and some major rappers (Waka Flocka and Jadakiss especially) have come together to drop a sick video to salute his legacy. Watch it below. [RapRadar]