Beyonce & Jay-Z Went To Cuba For Their Anniversary, And Now Some Politicians Are Mad: Morning Mix

Christina Lee | April 8, 2013 5:00 am

:: Beyonce and Jay-Z decided to celebrate their five-year wedding anniversary in Havana, Cuba — a cause for concern, according to two members of Congress. On Friday, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart, Republican represenatives from Florida, wrote a joint letter to the U.S. Treasury Department seeking more information about the trip. The US still enacts a trade embargo prohibiting “tourist activities” in Cuba although President Obama has softened the terms. [The Guardian]

:: Carrie Underwood says she’s honored to play Maria Von Trapp  in a forthcoming, live production of The Sound of Music. However, she also stresses that NBC’s version is not a “remake.” We’re confused. [People]

:: As revealed in a behind-the-scenes video, Justin Bieber will be Teen Vogue‘s May 2013 cover star. The shoot took place in North Carolina, and in the process Bieber revealed that he and his team recite the Mighty Ducks chant before every show. [Teen Vogue‘s YouTube]

:: An alternate version of TLC‘s “Creep” music video has emerged. Gone are the silky robes, but there’s still plenty of fly choreography. [Punchbowl Blog]

After the jump, find out which music acts you can catch on TV today.

Music On TV: :: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Vintage Trouble :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Kid Rock :: Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — Ghostface Killah :: Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) — Local Natives :: Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated) — Kellie Pickler