The Morning Mix: Did Beyonce Rip Off Another Pop Star?

Becky Bain | May 24, 2011 5:01 am

Did you hear?

:: Did Beyonce copy another pop star’s style for her Billboard Music Awards performance? Italian pop star Lorella Cuccarini used similar visual effects for a performance she gave last year. Watch the video and you be the judge – is it a coincidence, a compliment, or a straight-up rip-off? (Watch Lorella’s full performance here.) [Prophet Blog]

:: Arjan presents five things you need to know about Dev’s upcoming album. (Other than the fact that she likes her bass down low.) [Arjan Writes]

:: Jason Trawick has left Britney Spears… as her agent. They’re still romantically involved. Though we saw more passion in her kiss to RiRi than we’ve ever seen between her and Jason. [E! Online]

:: Kelly Clarkson poses with her new puppy, Joplin. Both are too cute for words. [PopCrush]

:: Ke$ha and T-Pain took their sleazy love to Vegas, where they were caught partying at a strip club. “Do Not Touch The Dancers” apparently doesn’t include Ke$ha’s grabby hands. [Neon Limelight]

After the jump, find out which music acts will be hitting the tube today.

Music On TV: :: Late Show With David Letterman (CBS) — Brad Paisley :: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Ben Harper :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Britney Spears :: Late Night With Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — the Cars :: Last Call with Carson Daly – Foster the People, MNDR :: Lopez Tonight (TBS) — the Script :: Ellen DeGeneres (ABC) — Nicole Scherzinger, 50 Cent