Did You Hear?
:: When John Legend‘s model fiancée Chrissy Tiegan criticized Chris Brown‘s Billboard Music Awards performance on Twitter (hey, join the club, Chrissy!) she probably had no idea she would be recieving death threats (and worse) from members of Team Breezy. “Lets stop sending death threats!” Brown tweeted today to his followers. “I know y’all bout that life but it’s the wrong message! Ur turning haters into victims!” [ONTD]
:: Legend, who also performed during the awards show, supported his lady. “Every artist has to be ok with the fact that some people won’t like their work. All critics aren’t ‘haters,’” he tweeted, likely in reference to Brown’s comment. “And don’t ever tell me to put my ‘bitch on a leash’. She’s a grown woman with her own mind and her own opinions and this is not 1950.” You tell ‘em, John. [E! Online]
:: Lea Michele surprised David Letterman by admitting she has 14 secret tattoos hidden all over her body. And as evidenced by her revealing outfit, clearly none of them are located her boobs. [Pink Is The New Blog]
:: 2 Chainz was arrested at New York’s LaGuardia airport on Tuesday (May 22) for possessing “brass knuckles” in his bag. Metal knuckles are viewed as a weapon, though the rapper’s friend Big Sean says they were strictly used for fashion: “2 chainz ain’t have no brass knuckles, it was a 4 finger ring that spelled hood,” he wrote. ”We had a shoot yesturday n he was rockin em.” [MTV]
:: Brooklyn residents want to rename Squibb Park to tribute Beastie Boys‘ Adam Yauch. The park, located in Brooklyn Heights, is currently undergoing renovations to become a skateboarding facility. [Billboard]
After the jump, find out which music acts will be hitting the tube today.
Music on TV:
:: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — Pitbull
:: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Juanes
:: Live with Carson Daly (NBC) — Flying Lotus, Band of Skulls
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) - Kimbra
:: Ellen DeGeneres (ABC) — Justin Bieber