July 31, 2012


News Notes: Is "Four" Bloc Party's Final Album?

Andrew Benge
Andrew Benge

Is Four Bloc Party's Last Album?: Frontman Kele Okereke told Australia's Triple J magazine, "I don't know where we'll go from here...But I know if this [album] is last thing we ever do, then we've done everything I wanted to do." [NME]

VMA Nominations are in: Alicia Keys and One Direction are slated to perform while a bunch of other people are up for Moon Men. [MTV]

Pharrell and Nick Jonas Could be Headed to "American Idol": It's a battle of hot and hotter as the two pop stars are in talks to join Mariah Carey at next season's judges table. [MTV]

Paul McCartney Made Bank for Olympics Opening Ceremony: JK, the music legend actually only pocketed one pound (or $1.57 USD) for his performance of "Hey Jude." [Rolling Stone]

Listen to Iggy Azalea's Glory EP: The first lady of Grand Hustle releases her latest 6-track mixtape. [Rap-Up]

Watch John Mayer's "Queen Of California" Video: Long hair, don't care. [HitFix]