Lady Gaga Going To Court Over Lawsuit With Ex- “Hood Rat” Assistant: Morning Mix
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:: Lady Gaga is heading to court on November 4 to battle a lawsuit filed by her former assistant and friend Jennifer O’Neill, who claims the ARTPOP singer never paid her overtime wages. O’Neill (who Mother Monster called a “hood rat”) is asking for compensation to cover 7,168 hours, claiming she was on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week while she worked for Gaga for more than a year back in 2009-10. [SPIN]
:: The cutest Youtube video of the week goes to 5-year-old Leland, who proudly showed off his rapping skills as he jammed to Kanye West‘s “Blood On The Leaves.” Who knew Yeezy’s tunes could be kid-appropriate? [GQ]
:: Elton John will kick off the award show season when he performs at the 65th annual Emmys, airing on September 22. The singer will be honoring the famous Liberace, as the HBO biopic Behind The Candelabra is up for 15 awards. [Rolling Stone]
:: During his set at Williamsburg Park in Brooklyn, Kendrick Lamar (who called himself “King Kendrick”) took more shots at fellow rapper Meek Mill. He responded on Twitter simply stating, “King of what?” [Complex]
:: If you’re a huge fan of Nirvana‘s In Utero, you’re in luck! The grunge band is celebrating the 20th anniversary of their third album by giving their fans free & permanent tattoos of their signature smiley face logo. Locations include Seattle, Brooklyn and Long Beach, CA. Just be sure to bring your receipt to show you actually bought the reissue. [Consequence of Sound]
After the jump, find out what music you can catch on TV today.
Music on TV: :: The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (NBC) — OneRepublic :: Late Night With Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — :: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — The Weeknd :: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (Comedy Central) — Billy Crystal :: The View (ABC) — Sheryl Crow :: The Ellen Degeneres Show (Syndicated) — Jennifer Nettles :: Conan (TBS) — Wavves