1. 'Get Lucky' Goes 16-Bit With 'Mario Paint' Cover: Watch

    September 03, 2013 9:28 PM EDT A fan-made cover turns to a 1992 SNES game to pay homage to the Daft Punk hit. One serious gamer has brought Daft Punk to the Super Nintendo. Using the 1992 game "Mario Paint," YouTube user jeonghoon95 has used the SNES game's music player to create an animated arrangement…

  2. Beach Boys Sound Check Interrupts Ohio Wedding

    September 02, 2013 9:23 PM EDT The bride wound up on stage with Mike Love after some awkward timing. A northeast Ohio couple had planned every detail of their wedding - except for the sound check of a Beach Boys concert next door during their ceremony. A few bars of "God Only Knows" played as Mark Kent and…

  3. G-Dragon Reveals Video for Diplo/Baauer-Produced 'COUP D'ETAT' & Star-Studded Album Features

    September 02, 2013 5:07 PM EDT 0 Missy Elliott, Sky Ferreira and a number of Korean stars are featured on the BIGBANG leader's new LP. Prior to the full release of BIGBANG leader G-Dragon's second solo album, "COUP D'ETAT" (slated for digital release on Sept. 5), YG Entertainment has…

  4. Big Sean, Juicy J and Alabama Tribute Heading for Top 10 on Billboard 200

    August 30, 2013 11:13 PM EDT Big Sean could reach No. 2 with his "Hall of Fame," with rock act Avenged Sevenfold set to bow in the top spot. Rappers Big Sean and Juicy J, along with a new tribute album to country band Alabama, are headed for the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. Industry…

  5. Lil Wayne's 'Dedication 5' Mixtape Pushed Back a 'Short Period'

    August 30, 2013 10:00 PM EDT The rapper's delayed, highly anticipated mixtape may still arrive on Friday night. Lil Wayne's new mixtape will be a little late to the party. In a message on YoungMoney.com, the label announced "Dedication 5" had been pushed back for a "short period" for…

  6. Sean Kingston Facing Lawsuit Over Alleged Gang Rape

    August 30, 2013 8:18 PM EDT A trial is set for November over an alleged 2010 incident which the singer reportedly claims was consensual. Sean Kingston is facing a $5 million lawsuit over allegations of rape, according to TMZ . Carissa Capeloto reportedly claims she was forced into sex with Kingston, his bodyguard and…

  7. Katy Perry's 'Roar' Should Lead Digital Songs Chart, VMAs Performance Songs Could Rise by 20-35%

    August 30, 2013 7:38 PM EDT MTV's Video Music Awards performers from Lady Gaga to Drake should see strong gains for their televised songs. The MTV Video Music Awards may be over, but the Aug. 25 show continues to impact the iTunes Store and other digital retailers. Industry sources are forecasting digital…

  8. Justin Timberlake, Donald Trump Defend Miley Cyrus' VMAs Performance

    August 29, 2013 10:04 PM EDT Cyrus has Timberlake and Trump in her corner after her racy VMAs performance on Sunday. The twerk seen 'round the world is still drawing opinions, with the latest from Justin Timberlake… and Donald Trump. Timberlake, who delivered his own lengthy performance at the MTV Video Music…

  9. One Direction Film Expected to Gross $22M Over Labor Day Weekend

    August 29, 2013 9:28 PM EDT The boy band's 3-D concert documentary, "One Direction: This Is Us," will play on more than 2,000 screens. One Direction is expected to top the Labor Day movie box office chart as their 3-D concert documentary "One Direction: This Is Us" is expected to pull in …

  10. Miley Cyrus, N 'Sync, Bruno Mars and More See Early Sales Rise Post-VMAs

    August 29, 2013 9:07 PM EDT Artists including Robin Thicke and Justin Timberlake saw sales gains after the 2013 VMAs, which drew over 10 million viewers. Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke and Justin Timberlake were all big winners during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards -- though only Timberlake actually picked up any awards.…

  11. Avicii, Lady Gaga Score Dance Chart Victories

    August 29, 2013 7:39 PM EDT Avicii's "Wake Me Up!" notches the DJ's first Billboard Hot 100 top 10 and rises on the dance charts as Lady Gaga tops Dance Streaming Songs. While Avicii advances 3-2 on Dance/Electronic Songs with “Wake Me Up!,” the superstar DJ claims his first-ever top 10 on the…

  12. Paul McCartney's 'New' Single Lands, Album Due in October: Listen

    August 28, 2013 9:14 PM EDT The rock legend's next album will also be called "New" and arrive this fall. Paul McCartney teased fans on Twitter on Wednesday, posting a list of words that go with "new": "lyweds," "fangled," "Orleans," and so on. But he wasn'…

  13. Kendrick Lamar Talks 'Control': 'Actual Kings of New York' Understood It

    August 28, 2013 8:52 PM EDT "It's about leaving a mark," he said of his boastful verse, which shook up the hip-hop world. Kendrick Lamar's explosive verse on Big Sean's "Control" has shaken up the hip-hop world, and the MC himself weighed in on the considerable response on Wednesday.…

  14. Selena Gomez on Taylor Swift's One Direction Diss Question: 'Don't Try That With Me'

    August 27, 2013 8:20 PM EDT The pop star shut down a reporter who asked about Taylor Swift's mouthed VMAs remark on the boy band, which includes Swift ex Harry Styles.   Did Taylor Swift really utter an expletive to Selena Gomez when One Direction and former love interest Harry Styles took the stage for the MTV…

  15. Peter Hook on The Light's Future, New Order Court Battle

    August 27, 2013 7:52 PM EDT "They don't use the correct instruments," Hook says of New Order's current lineup -- or as he calls it, "New Odor." Peter Hook is having a capital time playing classic New Order albums in their entirety with his current band, The Light. But that doesn't…

  16. Danny Brown's 'Old' Gets Release Date

    August 26, 2013 9:32 PM EDT The MC's "Old," the follow-up to 2011's "XXX," will arrive on Sept. 30. Danny Brown's "Old" has new life: the album will land Sept. 30. The MC shared the news on Twitter, where it was confirmed by Fool's Gold label head A-Trak. Brown…

  17. Smokey Robinson Pays Tribute to Motown's Chief of Charm

    August 26, 2013 9:11 PM EDT The musician will honor Maxine Powell at the Motown Historical Museum and calls her contributions essential. A chief architect of "the Motown sound" is paying tribute to another pioneer responsible for developing the charm, grace and style of the legendary Detroit label's…

  18. Fat Joe Reports to Prison in Tax Evasion Case

    August 26, 2013 8:55 PM EDT The hip-hop star surrendered Monday at a federal detention center in Miami for a four-month sentence. Rap star "Fat Joe" has reported to federal prison in Florida to serve a 4-month sentence for tax evasion. An attorney for the performer, whose real name is Joseph Cartagena, said…

  19. Miley Cyrus Reaps Benefits of VMAs Performance on Twitter, iTunes

    August 26, 2013 7:33 PM EDT The singer set Twitter on fire and should see a strong chart impact from her attention-getting MTV performance. Miley Cyrus is reaping the benefits of her buzzed-about performance on Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards -- both in sales and social metrics. On the Aug. 25 VMAs, Cyrus…

  20. TGT, Earl Sweatshirt and Jimmy Buffett Top 10 Bound on Billboard 200

    August 24, 2013 10:00 AM EDT The R&B trio should land below John Mayer and Luke Bryan, who looks to spend a second week at No. 1. After a week where only two albums debuted in the top 10 on the Billboard 200, next week should provide a healthy influx of new releases to the region. The new Billboard 200 chart's…

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