:: It’s nice having Beyonce as your best friend. Just ask Kelly Rowland, who was treated to a “Liquid Gold Fondue Party” for her 33rd birthday by Queen Bey. It’s looks like they had a great old time. [Gossip Cop]
:: Nicki Minaj has apologized for using a photo of Malcolm X on the cover of her new single “Lookin Ass Nigga”. She says the artwork was not intended to “undermine his efforts and legacy.” [Billboard]
:: Congratulations go out to rap legend Lil’ Kim. The 39-year-old showed off her baby bump at Fashion Week and spoke to reporters about becoming a mom. She did not disclose the name of the father but has been dating MC Mr. Papers for a while now. [Rap-Up]
:: Odd Future has been banned for New Zealand. His visa was denied an hour before boarding his flight because he was deemed a potential threat to public order. How utterly ridiculous. [NME]
After the jump, find out what music you can catch on TV today.
:: The Ellen Degeneres Show (syndicated) — Band Of Horses