Happy Halloween! Welcome to the Wednesday, October 31 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 on Eminem's hint -- via a hat -- at a new album in 2013 , a look at what's on President Obama's iPod , the vocal crowd at Madonna's New Orleans show , and more.
Be sure to come back to Billboard.com  each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of "The Beat."
- The Beat