LUMINEERS NOMINATED FOR AMERICANA AWARD:
The Lumineers have been nominated for Song of the Year ("Ho Hey") at the upcoming Americana Music Honors. The band takes on Shovels & Rope ("Birmingham"), Richard Thompson ("Good Things Happen to Bad People") and JD McPherson ("North Side Gal") for the honor. Winners will be announced September 18 at Nashville's famed Ryman Auditorium.
BRUNO MARS WOULD LOVE TO RECORD SOMETHING WITH RIHANNA:
He tells InStyle magazine, "I'd love to get into the studio with Rihanna. I think we'd have a lot of fun. I'd also like to find a new talent.
P!NK LIKES TO BE IN LEATHER PANTS!
She says, ''Feeling beautiful to me is when I feel good in my leather pants...Or when I'm sitting on a mat and my daughter runs to me with complete joy. Beautiful has never been my goal. Joy is my goal...to feel healthy and strong and powerful and useful and engaged and intelligent and in love. It's about joy. And there's such joy now.''
An offensive new video game has been created based on the Cleveland kidnappings. 'Burger Bash' puts players in Charles Ramsey's shoes. Points are scored by throwing burgers at Ariel Castro. The Huff Post says if you strike too many bystanders, Castro captures you and takes you into his house of horrors!