Every morning, MTV News delivers the top news stories in music, movies and pop culture hot and fresh for your reading and watching pleasure. We then bring together a trio of the biggest headlines for "Three to See," the daily digest of the top stories making noise on our site and across the Internet. This morning, stories on the cause of death of former Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy "The Rev" Sullivan, DJ Pauly D's nomination for the title of "America's Best DJ" and Carrie Underwood's success at the CMT Awards lead the way.
Conan O'Brien Records Album With Jack White
In preparation for a set at this weekend's Bonnaroo festival, Conan O'Brien played an intimate rock show in Nashville with Jack White at the latter's Third Man Records. A tiny crowd of 300 crammed into the space to hear O'Brien — an accomplished guitarist in his own right — and White trade licks on a series of covers, including the Band's "The Weight," Radiohead's "Creep" and the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army."
Black Eyed Peas, Shakira Kick Off World Cup
John Legend, Black Eyed Peas, Shakira and Alicia Keys were among the many international superstars who played the kickoff concert on Thursday night (June 10) for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. In a highlight, Keys played her version of "Empire State of Mind" and subbed in the words "World Cup" for "New York."
Angelina Jolie Could Play Cleopatra In New Film
According to USA Today, producer Scott Rudin has purchased the rights to a biography of Cleopatra and is reportedly developing the project for Angelina Jolie, who would play the legendary Egyptian ruler.