The best EDM overhaul of the sultry Rihanna duet belongs to Fedde Le Grande, the Dutch DJ behind UK number one hit “Put Your Hands Up For Detroit”. His electro-house makeover turns the song into perfect club fodder with the dueling divas singing about their romantic woes over bone-rattling beats. This does for “Can’t Remember” what Freemasons did for “Beautiful Liar”. Listen after the jump. More »
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Performed on Dermot O’Leary’s BBC Radio 2 show, the songs come together surprisingly well — particularly when you consider that one is a love song and the other documents a battle with personal demons. However, in the “Let Go For Tonight” diva’s capable hands they both just sound achingly sad and pretty. Listen to Foxes at full flight after the jump. More »
So what can you expect from pop’s finest females? Well, the Colombian goddess poses topless in a pool, cavorts in bed with RiRi, twerks in a hallway and flashes her pert butt. Don’t worry, Navy. Rihanna refused to be outdone by her gal pal and also struck some seriously sexy poses. See the ultimate diva battle up top. More »
That’s where duet partner RiRi comes in to raise the temperature even further. The lovely ladies grope each other, smoke cigars in bed — sure, why not — and twerk in hallways of their glamorous mansion. Because that’s what friends do when they’re discussing their love lives over reggae beats and driving guitars. Watch the elegance up top. More »
:: Rihanna took selfies with the cast of ’90s sitcom Full House when she dropped by Good Morning America yesterday (January 29). I get the appeal of Uncle Jesse but the rest of them? [Vibe]
:: Want to know what Daft Punk look like without their helmets? Well, paparazzi took pics of the French Grammy winners at the airport. In short, they look completely normal. [TMZ]
:: Bruce Broughton has been stripped of his Academy Award nomination for Best Song due to accusations of illegal lobbying for his frankly terrible entry “Alone Yet Not Alone”. Lana Del Rey, who was overlooked for “Young & Beautiful”, must be pissed! [Rickey]
:: There really is no stopping Madonna. Fresh from her Grammy performance and a cameo on Miley Cyrus‘ MTV Unplugged special, the queen of pop will now perform with Russian freedom fighters Pussy Riot at an Amnesty International concert in New York. [The Hollywood Reporter]
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So what can you expect from the blockbuster clip? Well, Shakira plays the guitar in a racy lace outfit and poses sexily in a pool. Oh and she has a little cuddle with RiRi — making “Can’t Remember To Forget You” a must-see music video experience. Watch the superstars heat up the screen above. More »
French duo Daft Punk went on to nab the awards for Album Of The Year, Record Of The Year and Best Duo Or Group Performance, the latter two for their summer jam “Get Lucky.” New Zealand teen Lorde proved to be a big upset when she took the Song Of The Year and Best Pop Solo Performance Grammys for her radio smash “Royals.”
Elsewhere, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis not only stunned with their epic performance of “Same Love” — a spectacle that included Mary Lambert, Queen Latifah, Madonna and over 30 couples who got married on stage — the pair also walked away with Grammys for Best New Artist, Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song (“Thrift Shop”).
Catch the entire head-spinning list of winners at the Grammy Awards below. More »
After posing up a storm, the ladies removed their bikini tops but showed some modesty by turning their backs to the camera. This is so touching. You know the motto — friends that strip together, stick together. In other RiRi news, her Facebook page went down last night (January 22) prompting speculation that she has a big announcement on the way. See the pics after the jump. More »
The answer is absolutely gorgeous. Mikky’s solo version of the blockbuster smash surfaced online today (January 22) and it sounds remarkably similar to Rihanna’s mega-selling interpretation. The arrangement is unchanged and RiRi even mimicked the Nashville-based songsmith’s vocal delivery. Listen to the pretty, understated demo after the jump. More »
The pig-tailed rock icon stood stoically as she crooned the ballad at Webster Hall, her vocals as evocative as ever. Near the end, Smith forgets some of the lyrics, saying, “Wait, wait. I’m sorry, I’m just nervous. I was doing so good,” before picking up where she left off. Turns out even the legends still get butterflies.