Need To Know: Rita Ora Hit The Studio With Prince

And the 'Purple Rain' singer did something he doesn't usually do.

With additional reporting by Janelle Myers

Rita Ora Collaborates With Prince
The British pop star recorded a song with Prince that he wants to put out as soon as possible, the Star Tribune reports. Oh, did I forget to mention that the Purple One raps in this collabo?

Ariana Grande Counts Down To Her Next Single
The ’Problem’ Singer announced on Twitter that in 10 days, she’s releasing her next single, “Break Free,” featuring EDM star Zedd. She also dropped more hints that the song’s music video will be out of this world!

North West’s First Birthday Party Was Epic
On Sunday, Kim and Kanye threw their daughter, North West, a first birthday party inspired by the music festival Coachella, branding it as “Kidchella.” They hosted the party on sister Kourtney and Scott Disick’s property and set up a Ferris Wheel, mini teepees and a bouncy castle for the kids to enjoy. Plus, there were activities like hair-braiding and face-painting for those children who wanted to get the Coachella festival-goer look down just right.

’True Blood’ Season Premiere Recap
The “True Blood” season premiere was Sunday night and we have seven of the most insane moments from the episode!

Must-See Video Of The Day
“Sesame Street” turned the usually explicit and violent “True Blood” into a G-Rated rhyming lesson in this adorable parody where a Grouch orders up some “True Mud” from a Muppet-ified Sookie. “I wanna find true mud with youuuu.”

A Killer Birthday
The lead singer of The Killers, Brandon Flowers, turned 33 over the weekend. Celebrate his belated birthday by listening to this Spotify playlist dedicated to him and his band.

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