April 2014

Michael Jackson’s New Single is a Duet with Justin Timberlake

The new single from Michael Jackson’s upcoming album, “Xscape” has been released. “Love Never Felt So Good” is a duet with Justin Timberlake. Timberlake posted the track via his Instagram. The song debuted at the inaugural I Heart Music Awards last night, but with Usher instead of Timberlake.

Jackson originally recorded the song in 1983. “Xscape” will be available on May 27.

Mariah Carey Announces New Album

In a video clip, Mariah Carey announces the name of her album and its meaning. “Me. I Am Mariah…the Elusive Chanteuse” will be released on May 27. The album
contains 18 tracks.

Go here for more, including the track listing.

Pharrell Reveals “Happy” Originally Record By Cee-Lo

In an interview with Howard Stern, Pharrell says that Cee-Lo recorded the ubiquitous hit, “Happy”. “The powers that be, at the time, did not see it fit for him,” explains Pharrell.

For more, including Cee-Lo’s response to the song’s success, go here.

“A Hard Day’s Night” Returns to Theaters

For it’s 50th anniversary, The Beatles’ iconic “A Hard Day’s Night” will make its return to theaters. More than 50 cities across the country will show the film over the Fourth of July weekend.

Go here for more on the film.

Jay Z, Beyonce Confirm Joint Tour Rumors

Over the last week or so, rumors began to swirl that Jay Z would tour with his wife, Beyonce. The “On The Run” tour has been announced as a 16 city tour that will cover the US and Canada. The tour kicks off June 25 in Miami and closes August 5 in San Francisco. Tickets go on sale to the public on May 1.

For tour dates, click here.