Usher Talks To Oprah About Custody Battle: Morning Mix
Did You Hear?
:: Usher is the latest music mega-star to chat with Oprah Winfrey for Oprah’s Next Chapter, and it will be the first time the singer has publicly discussed his intense custody battle with ex-wife Tameka Foster. Up top, watch a teaser for the September 16 interview. [Pink Is The New Blog]
:: Remember when that wedding party came out with a dance routine to Chris Brown’s “Forever” back in 2009? Yeah, they’ve got nothing on the high production values of this wedding party’s re-creation of PSY’s “Gangnam Style.” [Youtube]
:: Keith Urban quit the Australian version of The Voice, saying he wants to focus on touring and recording a new album. And by “touring and recording a new album” we think he means “freeing up his schedule to judge American Idol.” [WENN]
:: President Obama is starting to become a music industry staple. After his speech at the DNC on September 6, Bruce Springsteen’s “We Take Care Of Our Own” blasted from the speakers. The resultant Obama bump earned the song a 409% sales gain, selling 2,000 downloads last week. [Billboard]
After the jump, find out which music acts you can find on the tube today.
Music on TV:
:: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — Jason Aldean (repeat)
:: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Grace Potter (repeat)
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Everclear (repeat)
:: Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — Grizzly Bear
:: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated) — Justin Bieber, Phillip Phillips