Ashanti Was The Inspiration For Arctic Monkeys’ Track “R U Mine?”: Morning Mix

Mike Wass | April 4, 2014 5:00 am

Did You Hear?

:: British rockers Arctic Monkeys reveal that Ashanti‘s early ’00s hit were the inspiration for “R U Mine?” They praised the R&B diva’s scales and melodies. Let the Ashanti revival begin! [Hollywood]

:: Want to win over a hottie like Iggy Azalea? Head to your nearest Target. That’s where the Aussie femcee first met up with boyfriend Nick Young. She described the retail giant as the perfect setting for a date. [Necole Bitchie]

:: Vybz Kartel, probably best known for voicing Major Lazer‘s breakthrough hit “Pon De Floor”, has been sentenced to life in jail for murder. He apparently cut his victim into tiny pieces. Grisly. [Gawker]

:: If you went to Kings Of Leon‘s Seattle show on March 28 and feel a bit run down, perhaps you should visit a doctor. A woman with measles attended the gig and could be contagious. Better be safe than sorry. [Spin]

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

:: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — Sky Ferreira :: The Talk (CBS) — Luke Bryan :: The Ellen Degeneres Show (syndicated) — Dan & Shay