Nude Leaks Continue: Two alleged nude pictures of Rihanna appeared on 4chan and Reddit early Sunday (Sept. 21) morning. The photos appear to have been taken during a fitting, according to TMZ.
Bummer for Bowie Fans: It’s mostly been a good few weeks for fans of the Thin White Duke — Chicago recently declared Sept. 23 “David Bowie Day,” and a CNN report suggested that new music from the famous singer was on the way. But Bowie’s producer, Tony Visconti, took to Twitter to make a correction: it’s not a whole album of new material from the singer, just one new song.
“I’ve never made any money from record sales:” Everyone knows it’s a hard time for musicians to make a living, but Elly Jackson, who performs as La Roux, suggested that it’s a particularly brutal market. “I’ve never made any money from record sales,” she said. “And we sold nearly 8 million records if you count all the singles.”
“Eleanor Rigby” Inspired Statue: An English artist named Leonard Brown made a statue out of old bank notes based on the character from the famous Beatles tune “Eleanor Rigby.” “The sculpture serves to show people that money isn’t the only way to make you happy, or indeed ‘buy you love,'” the artist said.
Indie Band’s Bond Over Phil Collins: Members of Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, and the Strokes united during the half time of the Pop Vs. Jock charity basketball game. What brought them together? The opportunity to cover Phil Collins’ “In the Air Tonight.”
Stevie Nicks, Ahead of her Time: You might consider selfies a modern phenomenon, but Stevie Nicks was on the selfie tip back in the mid ’70s. A selection of her Polaroid self-portraits are being shown at New York’s Morrison Hotel Gallery. They were carefully hand-picked by Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics.
Who Isn’t Working on Madonna’s new Album? The singer has posted an Instagram photo of DJ Dahi and Blood Diamonds working behind a computer, with the caption, “Nothing can stop the Sex Boyzzzzzz!”