Taylor Swift has released a 30-second snippet of "Welcome to New York," the third listen from her upcoming record 1989. The cut, co-written by Ryan Tedder, is set to hit iTunes at 11:50 PM EST on Monday, October 20. "New York has been an important landscape and location for the story of my life in the last couple of years," she says in an accompanying clip about the song.
Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer says he's back to "150%" following the cancellation of a summer concert and a subsequent heart surgery. "I kept getting this burning sensation in my chest, and that's what I thought it was," he said of his condition. "My [general practitioner] said to me, 'Just to make sure and rule out that it's anything cardiac related . . ."
Jennifer Lopez is featured in the music video to "Stressin," a new single from Fat Joe. In the vid, the two stars hit the club to perform and relax in VIP, where they're joined by French Montana. "The whole video's pretty much a party vibe," Joe tells Fuse of the cut. J-Lo and Joe previously hooked up on the 2005 cut "Hold You Down."
Michael Jackson landed at number one on the Forbes magazine list of top earning celebrities after pulling in $140 million in 2014. Elvis Presley, number two on the list, earned just $55 million in comparison. During the course of the year, Jacko's estate released two albums and concocted a hologram performance for the Billboard Music Awards.
Jessie J has come to the aide of her "Bang Bang" track mate Ariana Grande, saying that rumors of her diva-like ways are exaggerated. Speaking with Us Weekly, Jess said that Ariana just knows "what she wants." "I've met Ariana, and there's a very thin line between 'diva' and 'survival.' And a lot of people can't [differentiate that] - and I've had that," she said.
Sting gave a voicemail message recording to an audience member during his recent Tonight Show appearance. Sting was appearing as a guest on Jimmy Fallon's late night show when he sang several falsetto scats of classic telephone ringtones, including "Xylophone" and "Marimba."