Buzz Bites (3/12/10): Behind The Scenes Of Lady Gaga's 'Telephone'


+ Lady Gaga's music videos have become must-see TV; events unto themselves. Her nine-plus-minute epic "Telephone" clip, featuring a foul-mouthed Beyonce, certainly has tongues wagging today, and that's exactly how she wants it, telling MTV News, "I'm always trying to convolute everyone's idea of what a pop music video should be." (MTV News)

+ Chris Brown is appealing to fans to help him out with a very important cause. What cause? The health and well-being of Chris Brown's career. Brown released an audio message to his fans, asking them to call radio stations and request his songs, which he feels are not being played due to the nosedive his public image has taken in the wake of his recent Rihanna-related legal issues. (Idolator)

+ Soiled Ballet Slippers by Amy Winehouse ... Because you're worth it. Yep, the "Rehab" singer is expanding her horizons, collaborating with legendary English fashion label, Fred Perry. Winehouse, when she's feeling up to it, is frequently seen wearing the brand, which has been a longtime favorite of Brit musicians, from The Specials to Oasis. (LimeLife)

+ The artwork for Alicia Keys' new single, "Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)" has been leaked. And, no surprise, she looks absolutely stunning. (We Are Pop Slags)

+ Madonna was a guest judge on Jerry Seinfeld's new show The Marriage Ref. With her wealth of experience in the fields of unions and divorces, she was probably the perfect person for the gig. But that didn't stop Curb Your Enthusiasm's Larry David and Brit funnyman Ricky Gervais from poking fun at her. (Seriously? OMG! WTF?!)