‘Glee”s Chord Overstreet Dedicates Song To Cory Monteith: Morning Mix

Christina Lee | July 22, 2013 5:30 am

:: Glee‘s Chord Overstreet concluded a recent show with a live rendition of Travie McCoy‘s “Billionaire,” a song that he had performed with co-star Cory Monteith. “I had recently been through a lot of stuff, losing a really, really dear friend of mine, so I want to play this song for him,” Overstreet said. [Entertainmentwise]

:: Beyonce performed Sam Cooke‘s “A Change Is Gonna Come” live once again, this time at a tribute to Detroit. During a Mrs. Carter Show stop in neighboring town Auburn Hills, she sang in front of a video montage of Motown legends and personalities like Eminem, Kid Rock and the White Stripes, right as the city faces bankruptcy reorganization. [Billboard]

:: J. Cole‘s contributing verse to Drake‘s “Jodeci Freestyle” (“I’m artistic, you n—-s autistic, retarded”) sparked a petition by anti-bullying and autism activist Anna Kennedy. “It’s time we recognised people with autism for the exceptional human beings that they are and make a stand,” the petition reads. [SPIN]

:: “Slowcore” indie rock trio Low performed one of the slowest songs from Rihanna‘s Unapologetic, “Stay,” during its Pitchfork Festival set on July 20. “We’ve been practicing all week,” the band said. [Stereogum]

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

Music On TV:

:: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Kenny Chesney :: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — Franz Ferdinand :: Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — Kings of Leon :: Conan (TBS) — Jimmy Eat World :: The Wendy Williams Show (syndicated) — Joe