Did You Hear?
:: Jennifer Lopez reportedly wants to return to American Idol as a judge. “J.LO’s manager, Benny Medina, was in talks with Fox even before Mariah [Carey] and Nicki [Minaj] announced their departures last week,” a source said. [Radar Online]
:: Janelle Monae had a chat about her first time meeting Prince, who appears on her follow-up to The ArchAndroid. She says that she wasn’t too familiar with his music, a circumstance that actually worked in her favor. “I think it was probably for a good reason, because I would probably not be able to have a conversation with him,” she says. (Skip to 1:50:00.) [BBC]
:: The Grand Ole Opry, “country’s most famous stage,” released a tribute video to Carrie Underwood and her five years in its roster thus far. Highlights include footage from when Randy Travis asked her to join. (“Hmm, let me think about it,” Underwood said.) [YouTube]
After the jump, find out which music acts you can catch on TV today.
Music On TV:
:: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Bad Company
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Lady Antebellum
:: Conan (TBS) — New Politics
:: Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated) — Keaton Simons