Guests on Chris Brown’s mixtape do NOT include Mulder and Scully, FYI.
+ Last night, Chris Brown dropped his new mixtape, X Files. Stream the precursor to his forthcoming record, X, which features six songs that didn’t make the full album’s cut. Guests include Busta Rhymes, Ludacris, and Kid Ink. (Mechanical Dummy)
+ Don’t miss the premiere of Katy Perry’s “Unconditionally” video tonight at 7:53 p.m. ET/ PT on MTV, followed by an interview with Ms. Perry conducted by none other than Iggy Azalea on MTV.com. (MTV News)
+ Speaking of Katy, the mega-pop star unveiled the first leg of her Prismatic World Tour dates, all of which will feature Icona Pop as her opening act. She’ll kick off the tour in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on May 7 and close on May 30 in London. Fear not, non-U.K.-dwelling KatyCats, for the “Unconditionally” singer took to Facebook to add: “DON’T WORRY — more GLOBAL dates coming soon.” (NewNowNext)
+ Did R. Kelly’s sensual “Saturday Night Live” performance with Lady Gaga leave you hungry for more Kells? Check out the cover art for his 12th studio album, Black Panties (out Dec. 10), the track listing of which includes such after-hours titles as “Poetic Sex,” “Throw Money On You,” “Cookies,” and “Crazy Sex.” (Idolator)
+ How does one top Kanye West’s much-publicized BBC interview? “I decided I was gonna walk in here, and just pee on the floor and leave,” Eminem deadpanned for his BBC video interview. “I’m peeing right now.” Beyond joking around, Em talked about his live set and The Marshall Mathers LP 2. (MTV News)
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