Brad Paisley Explains Odd “Accidental Racist” Collab With LL Cool J On ‘Ellen’: Morning Mix

Kyle Robertson | April 10, 2013 5:00 am

:: Brad Paisley went on Ellen to explain his head-scratcher of a collaboration with LL Cool J, “Accidental Racist.” (Watch above.) Paisley said the track offers music the chance to “have the conversation,” instead of Hollywood or talk radio. (Although, isn’t LL part of Hollywood?) For his part, LL sounded pretty earnest when he told Grantland he wanted to be “courageous” and take collaborating artists out of their comfort zone. [Gossip Cop]

:: Justin Bieber got a new haircut, and it looks a bit like Rihanna or Miley Cyrus, we can’t tell. Peep Biebs’ new ‘do and let us know what you think! [PopDust]

:: Snoop Lion is partnering with MTV for a gun buyback initiative for the release of his single, “No Guns Allowed.” As part of the collaboration, bracelets from gun metal will be sold with all profits going to help fund gun buyback amnesty programs. [MTV]

:: Taylor Swift may remain single forever. Her words! The star recently told Wonderland Magazine that she has no idea what the future holds for her and she’s quite happy with that. [Digital Spy]

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

Music On TV: :: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Brad Paisley :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Alice in Chains :: Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC) — Niki & the Dove :: Ellen DeGeneres Show (syndicated) — Kacey Musgraves