July 19, 2012


News Notes: Nas' "Life Is Good" Set to Debut at No. 1 on Billboard 200

Kevin Winter
Kevin Winter

Nas to Score Sixth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200
Journos: PLEASE don't lead articles with "'Life is Good' for Nas this week." [Billboard]

Rare Beatles Album Sold for $15,000
Introducing...the Beatles, the first U.S. album from the group, sold to private collector [NME]

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith Talks "Bombastic Meatbats"
The RHCP drummer has the best band name ever [Billboard]

Meat Loaf Sues Own Tribute Act
Do not piss off Meat Loaf. Gary Busey couldn't contain him. Neither can you. [NME]

Florence Welch Performs on "Good Morning America"
Singer returns to the stage after vocal injury