Billboard Bits: Lady Gaga Turning Meat Dress into Jerky, Drake Working with Rihanna

Lady Gaga Wins 8 MTV VMAs, Reveals 'Born This Way' Album Title

Lady Gaga, clad in her red meat duds, poses in the press room at the VMAs.

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Lady Gaga's Meat Dress to Be Made Into Jerky

Lady Gaga's meat dress from the MTV VMAs is set to be preserved and dried in the form of jerky. The purpose of the dress' preservation serves to inspire future designers on what clothing can truly be, according to its designer Franc Fernandez. "The meat dries out, rather than rotting," Fernandez said. "It becomes jerky. But it shouldn't be worn again." ( MTV)

Drake Reunites with Rihanna for New Song

Although Drake's romantic relationship with Rihanna may not have worked out, the rapper announced that he recently joined the singer in the studio. "I just did this great song with Rihanna… I'm really excited about that song," says Drake, who added that he hopes to shoot a video for the track. ( MTV)

Radiohead Might Scrap Recent Material

Radiohead have been working on songs for its follow-up to 2007's "In Rainbows" for the last year, but the band may decide to not use the new material, according to a recent interview with drummer Phil Selway. "Maybe we need to go back to the drawing board," drummer Phil Selway recently told The Canadian Press. "It's all up in the air at the moment." ( Spin)

Joe Jonas Working on TV Project with Tom Hanks

Middle JoBro Joe Jonas has hinted at collaborating with actor Tom Hanks on a project for the small screen. "He's working on a new TV show, so you'll see that pretty soon, and he asked me to be a part of it," Jonas said. The possible project would follow the Jonas Brothers' recently wrapped tour supporting "Camp Rock 2." (Perez Hilton)

John Mayer Not Reuniting with Jennifer Anniston

Despite recent rumors, John Mayer has not gotten back together with his ex-girlfriend, actress Jennifer Anniston. Anniston's reps told People that stories about the two reconciling while the actress has been filming "Wanderlust" in Georgia are "a work of fiction." A rep for Mayer has also denied that the two are a couple. ( People)

Ray Charles Honored with Memorial Library

The Ray Charles Memorial Library opened in Los Angeles today, with funding through the Ray Charles Foundation. The library is full of historic memorabilia, including the legendary singer's personal piano, collection of microphones and letters he received from former presidents. ( NY Times)

(Reporting by Jason Lipshutz, Jillian Mapes, Emma Gaedeke and Walter Frazier)