While Shakira hasn't been particularly active on the music scene as of late, she still manages to keep her fans as engaged via social networks. This week, for example she jumps into the top five of Billboard's Social 50 chart after Tweeting and Facebooking a photo through Instagram of her baby bump -- it also didn't hurt to include her boyfriend FC Barcelona soccer player Gerard Piqué in the picture.
While Columbia Records had originally intended to release "Rumour Has It" as the next pop and adult radio single from Adele's blockbuster album "21," the label will instead promote "Set Fire to the Rain." The decision came after feedback from radio programmers indicated a preference for "Set Fire," according to a Columbia Records promotions executive.
Earth Wind & Fire and J&R celebrated both of their 40th anniversaries with a free show at New York's South Street Seaport. Mayor Bloomberg presented both with 40th anniversary proclamations. Also at the event were WCBS New York DJ Ron Parker, J&R co-CEOs Joe and Rachelle Friedman and Johnson Monster Cable's head monster Noel Lee.