Jillian Mapes

Mick Jagger, B.B. King Ready to Sing Blues for Obama

President Obama's Campaign Playlist: The 5 Biggest Surprises

Before we go back to analyzing our president's political track record instead of his record collection, we'd like to point out the five most surprising selections on the official Obama Campaign 2012 Playlist, released today.
Jay-Z & Kanye West Go 'Cray' in 'Ni**as in Paris' Video: Watch

Jay-Z & Kanye West Go 'Cray' in 'Ni**as in Paris' Video: Watch

Jay-Z and Kanye West's "Ni**as in Paris" video, released today, uses footage from one of their many performances of the single on their "Watch the Throne" tour -- except it also incorporates tigers, Paris architecture, clips from "Blades of Glory," and a bevy of strobe lights.
2011 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas

The Black Keys Go on Tour in 'Gold On The Ceiling' Video: Watch

There are no wild parties, groupies or other forms of glamorized rock'n'roll excess on display in the Black Keys' new video, for "Gold On The Ceiling." This three-minute glimpse actually reflects the intense (yet, you know, goofy) touring grind the Ohio rock duo has been living for almost 10 years.