Lady Gaga has been denied the opportunity to perform inside a six story vending machine at Doritos SXSW party. The Music & Entertainment division of Austin, Texas says that the request was denied owing to "public safety concerns." "As part of the review process, the applicant provides a talent list to the city team to review and we can adjust public resources as necessary," the city said.
Katy Perry and John Mayer have split up yet again. According to a report from E!, the pair separated "within the last few days." The news may come as a shock to some after Perry was recently reported to have been sporting a ring on her engagement finger. Neither have commented on the split and no reason has been given for the break up. Perry and Mayer began dating in 2012.
Beyonce has released the music video for "Partition" the third single from her recently dropped self titled album. The vid, directed by Jake Nava, sees a bejeweled Bey as she daydreams of a lover. Jay Z makes a cameo in the video.
3 Doors Down bassist and founding member Todd Harrell has been suspended indefinitely by the band following his recent DUI charge. The band has issued a statement regarding the arrest and plans for going forward. Harrell has a prior DUI for driving under the influence of prescription drugs in July of 2012.
Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson are suing Sony Music Entertainment. The singers - two of the top former American Idol earners of all time - are claiming that Sony Music Entertainment has failed to turn over royalties of at least $10 million in value.