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Lana Del Rey steps onto the fashion scene, but not with her own clothing line. She was picked as the official face of H&M. Nas says his latest album, ‘Life Is Good,’ comes from the heart and dedicated it to both his daughter and Kelis. Some people think Justin Bieber’s career could take a turn for the less glamorous. Check out these and a few more stories in today’s Music Notes.
Nas is dedicating ‘Life Is Good‘ to Kelis and his daughter, citing the album is ‘one from the heart.’ We premiered his album exclusively, which includes high-profile artists like Rick Ross and the late Amy Winehouse. [MTV] .
Speaking about Nas, Beyonce and Jay-Z had a couples night out at his album release party. [E! Online] . Teyana Taylor from G.O.O.D. Music says Cruel Summer will be like a movie, “…because we switch up that album like every five minutes. We add something, we turn it around, but it’s so great, you gotta hear it.” [MTV] . Justin Bieber revealed his Rolling Stone cover and some think it’ll lead to a Lohan-esque downturn. Do you think the Bieber Fever™ is starting to cool off? [Gawker] . Lana Del Rey was announced as the official face of H&M for their fall 2012 lineup. Cross-over stories like this are interesting and makes us wonder: is it possible she’ll be doing film soon? [Pop Crush] .
The pop won’t stop and in that spirit recommend checking out this mash-up between Justin Bieber and ‘N Sync. Trust us, it’s better than that sounds on paper. [Vulture]
In other remix news Pompaloose has mashed up Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” and Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used To Know” and it’s surprisingly awesome. You can view the video below. [YouTube]