The Morning Mix: Beyoncé Will Headline Glastonbury Fest
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:: Pop music fans across the pond have better get ready for this jelly — Beyoncé will headline Glastonbury Festival in the U.K. this June, just three years after her hubby Jay-Z headlined the fest. Other unconfirmed acts for Glastonbury include U2 and Coldplay. [Billboard]
:: Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane is releasing a big band album called Music Is Better Than Words, featuring collaborations with Norah Jones and Sara Bareilles. What, no Stewie and Brian duet? [EW Music Mix]
:: Rihanna has agreed to lift her restraining order against Chris Brown to a level 1, meaning they can interact as long as he doesn’t “annoy, molest or harass” her. We don’t think he’ll be attempting any one of those any time soon, unless he wants to rehabilitate his image for a second time. [E! Online]
:: James Blunt attempts to stay relevant by covering Katy Perry’s “California Gurls”, a song that reached its peak about 10 months ago. Try again, James. [PopEater]
After the jump, find out which music acts are performing on the tube today.
Music On TV: :: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — the Black Keys :: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — the Dears :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Cage the Elephant (repeat) :: Last Call with Carson Daly (ABC) — Clare Burson :: Ellen DeGeneres (ABC) —Ricky Martin