June 28, 2012


News Notes: Rihanna Escapes London Hotel Fire

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Rihanna Evacuated From Hotel Fire
The singer was forced to leave London hotel after an elevator fire. She was not forced to tweet the above pic, but that's just how she rolls. [PopCrush]

Mumford & Sons Post Bizarre Album Trailer
A single horse. A street party. A pair of binoculars. What does it all mean? Check it out:

Rapper Rhymefest Blast Chief Keef, Interscope Records Over Violent Lyrics
The outspoken Chicago rapper calls Keef a "bomb" who "represents the senseless savagery that white people see when the news speaks of Chicago violence." [HipHopDX]

Listen to DJ Khaled's "I Wish You Would" Featuring Kanye West, Rick Ross
Check out the Hit Boy-produced track, which dropped last night [AllHipHop]

Mary J. Bilge Apologizes for Burger King Ad
Aka the weirdest. Ad. Ever. [BET]

Lykke Li Covers Fleetwood Mac's "Silver Springs"
The Swedish singer follows in Best Coast's footsteps [Pitchfork]

New Beef: Quincy Jones v. Diddy
The Thriller producer says Diddy "couldn't recognize a b flat if it hit him.” [Hip Hop Wired]

Zola Jesus Joins El-P on Conan
Goth-rock singer joins underground hip-hop veteran on "Works Every Time" [Pitchfork]