Photos: iHeartRadio Music Festival 2012
Lil' Wayne performs onstage during the 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival on September 21, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Welcome to the Monday, October 29 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts.

In today's episode, J.B. has the headlines about Lil Wayne being released from the hospital, Justin Bieber's affinity for Taylor Swift's new music, the Rolling Stones' surprise Paris club show, Arcade Fire hitting the studio to record a new album, and more.

Be sure to come back to Billboard.com each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of "The Beat."

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