MTV VMAs 2012: Photos from the Show
No stranger to the VMA spotlight, Rihanna breaks into a rendition of "We Found Love" to warm up the crowd at the start of the show.

Welcome to the Monday, September 10 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. serves up the latest on Imagine Dragons' new album and it's chart potential, Rihanna's newly announced tour, Lady Gaga's upcoming album app, Bruce Springsteen being joined by Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder and Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello at Wrigley Field, and more.

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