October 29, 2012


News Notes: Nicki Minaj Announces Date for Reality Series

Christopher Polk
Christopher Polk

Nicki Minaj Announces Date for New Reality Series
Barbs should set aside Nov. 4 at 10:30 pm to see Nicki, uh, do stuff, I guess [HipHopDX]

A$AP Rocky Pushes Back LONGLIVEA$AP
Sample-clearing issues have pushed Rocky's album to beginning of next year [Pitchfork]

Gary Glitter Arrested in Sex Abuse Case
Glam rocker picked up (again) on child abuse charges in wake of BBC scandal [Rolling Stone]

Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Sport Nautical-Themed Halloween CostumesAll you fetishists that want see Kim as a mermaid, have at it [Rap-Up]

R.I.P. Jazz/Folk Singer Terry Collier
The influential singer/guitarist who collaborated with Beth Orton and Massive Attack died at 67 [Stereogum]

Former Blaque Rapper/Singer Natina Reed Killed in Car Crash
The Bring it On star and member of late-90s R&B group was 32 [MTV]

Will Smith and Doug E. Fresh Perform "Summertime" and Fresh Prince Theme SongThis is what happens at Gabrielle Union's birthday party