Alicia Keys and John Legend, currently touring together on the former's "Set the World on Fire" trek, recently teamed up for a rendition of Bob Marley's "Redemption Song" in honor of Nelson Mandela. The duet came during a stop in Australia's Yarra Valley: "We wanted to do something special for you in honor of the great Nelson Mandela," said Alicia.
Miley Cyrus has revealed a new bob hair cut, which made its first appearance at the recent Almost Acoustic Christmas on Saturday in Los Angeles. The blonde look comes down just around her ears and was complemented by a black leather jacket, black sweater and red lipstick. Miley later showed off the new cut in an Instagram photo in which she appears having a drink with a friend.
Leann Rimes shot the music video for "Gasoline and Matches" entirely on iPhone. The vid, featuring a guest vocal by Rob Thomas and guitar work from Jeff Beck, was directed by Ian Padgham and features stop motion animation. Rimes and Thomas are featured in the visuals, which, however, focus mostly on the animation of toys, matchbooks, and a mini gasoline tank.
During his recent show in Moscow, Elton John didn't hold back from criticizing the country's laws against so-called homosexual propaganda. The Rocket Man stopped his concert to speak out against the legislation, which was signed by Vladimir Putin last June.
Neal Schon has confirmed that he has a special guest planned for his upcoming pay-per-view wedding to girlfriend Michaela Salahi. The pair are set to wed in San Francisco on December 15, and viewers can tune in to watch the event for $14.95. Speaking with TMZ, he declined to reveal the mystery guests identity . . .