Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett will round out 2014 with a New Year's Eve concert at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The duo will play on the Mophie Stage of the hotel's performance space the Chelsea. "I can't think of anyone other than Lady Gaga that I would want to sing with more on New Year's Eve - I'm excited to swing in the New Year with 'Lady,'" Bennett said in a statement.
Katy Perry will reportedly be the halftime performer at Super Bowl XLIX, according to multiple reports. Earlier this year, Perry was asked alongside Rihanna and Coldplay to perform, though as the Wall Street Journal reports, the league was looking for artists to pay up to perform at the game.
Stevie Nicks hooked up with Haim to record a new version of the former's classic "Rhiannon." The hook up came during a lengthy sit down with the New York Times' T magazine. During the interview, Nicks talked about her inspiration to become a singer. Nicks is on tour with Fleetwood Mac now.
John Lennon's entire solo catalog is now available for free streaming on Spotify. The service offers his eight full length solo LPs plus three compilations. The studio efforts include John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (1970), Imagine (1971), Some Time In New York City (1972), Mind Games (1973), Walls and Bridges (1974) and Rock 'n' Roll (1975).
Jessie J has released the music video for "Burnin Up," the 2 Chainz assisted single from her third studio album, Sweet Talker. In the vid, Jess lounges in a gold bikini by the pool, and shows off her sharp dance moves with a troupe of lady dancers. "Walkin' through the fire / Please don't let me go / Take me to the river / I need you to know / I'm burnin' up," she pleads.
Jennifer Lopez is featured on the cover of the October edition of Variety. "The Power of Women," reads the copy. On the inside J-Lo talks about her Lopez Family Foundation, which she launched in 2009. "Very early after my twins were born, my daughter (Emme) developed this bump on the back of her head," Lopez says.