Did You Hear?
:: Adele‘s 21 is Amazon’s best-selling album of all time. Not only that but her critically acclaimed debut 19 also made the list — coming in at number eight. The stakes are high for album number three! [NME]
:: Speaking of Adele, she is one of the many British acts selling millions of records around the globe. According to a new report, the music industry now contributes $5.7 billion to the UK economy. [The Hollywood Reporter]
:: R. Kelly spent a lot of time at McDonald’s growing up (it was his happy place) and admits to writing many of his biggest hits in the parking lot. The golden arches have a lot to answer for. [Vibe]
:: Are congratulations in order for J. Cole? According to several blogs the MC popped the question to long-time girlfriend Melissa Heholt over the weekend. [Vibe]
After the jump, find out what music you can catch on TV today.
:: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — Alt-J
:: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Johnny Mathis
:: Conan (TBS) — The Head And The Heart
:: The Colbert Report (Comedy Central) — Cyndi Lauper
:: Live With Kelly & Michael (syndicated) — Candice Glover
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Polica
:: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated) — Icona Pop
:: The Arsenio Hall Show (syndicated) — Ashanti