Robyn just dropped some awesome news!
+ Robyn is working on new music! “We are making music again. #royksopprobyn @royksopp…” she tweeted yesterday with a photo of her and her longtime collaborators. Robyn and Röyksopp also announced that they’ll be touring North America and Europe next summer. (Pitchfork)
+ The Wanted’s Siva Kaneswaran and longtime girlfriend Nareesha McCaffrey are engaged! Siva reportedly proposed during a surprise birthday party thrown by his lady. “I said to her I wanted a present I would always remember this year… for you to be my wife,” Siva revealed. Congrats to the happy couple! (MTV News)
+ According to Columbia Records head honcho Rob Stringer, Beyoncé’s next album is due out next year. While answering an interview question about what’s in store for 2014, he added: “Then we’ve got Pharrell and Solange, and obviously at some point Beyoncé will put a record out.” (Idolator)
+ Miley Cyrus is officially in the running for Time magazine’s Person Of The Year! Other finalists include President Obama, Pope Francis, LGBT rights activist Edith Windsor, and N.S.A. whistleblower Edward Snowden. That’s really impressive company — but can they twerk? (MTV News)
+ “Home Alone” actor Macaulay Culkin is in a Velvet Underground cover band of sorts. Dubbed The Pizza Underground, the band’s renditions of VU songs are all pizza-related with titles such as “Papa John Says” and “All The Pizza Parties.” Stream their demo. (Pitchfork)
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