Did You Hear?
:: Justin Bieber is now King of Twitter. Lady Gaga, who had 33,342,798 followers as of Tuesday evening, has ceded the throne (unwillingly, we’re assuming) now that Biebz has tallied 33,356,465 followers. [Reuters, because, news?]
:: Common says the Cruel Winter rumors are a load of bunk. “I don’t think that’s happening. It was more of a rumor — cats been creating, but everybody’s been doing their solo album.” Oh yeah, Kanye‘s definitely been “creating.” [Vulture]
:: Remember when Adam Lambert and Cyndi Lauper joined up for a haunting live cover of Gary Jules‘ version of “Mad World” by Tears for Fears? Well the two are apparently in talks to record a studio version! [Contactmusic]
:: Jennifer Hudson fans can get their first glimpse of the singer in the Sundance film The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, which was co-produced by Alicia Keys. And Smash this is not: in the clip, J-Hud has been transformed into a tatted-up drug addict. [Indiewire]
:: Coachella is fast approaching, but we have yet to see a lineup. However, the festival released an artsy trailer called “Bloom,” and we’re sure if you’re deep enough or high enough, you can uncover a few clues in there. [YouTube]
After the jump, find out which music acts you can watch on the tube today.
Music On TV:
:: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS) — Conor Maynard (repeat)
:: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC) — Gary Allan
:: Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) — Gin Wigmore
:: Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) — Lupe Fiasco (repeat)
:: Conan (TBS) — Electric Guest
:: Live with Kelly & Michael — Olly Murs