First came Miguel’s “How Many Drinks” from his 2012 album Kaleidoscope Dream. Then there was the remix, which found Kendrick Lamar on the track with a rap verse and got the track a radio single release and a No. 69 peak on the Billboard Hot 100.
Earlier this week saw the release of Fall Out Boy’s contribution in the form of a high-energy take on the song “Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting.”
Other artists included to appear on the soundtrack include Oasis, M Ward, Aimee Mann, Jake Bugg, Father John Misty and Vampire Weekend covering Bruce Springsteen.
Ed Sheeran, Miguel, Fall Out Boy & Hunter Hayes Pay Tribute to Elton John’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of his classic album, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Elton John is releasing a special deluxe edition of the LP, complete with an additional disc that features other artists covering the Rocket Man’s biggest hits.
Steven Tyler, P!nk, Lady Gaga, Sara Bareilles, Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert and Alicia Keys were among the many artists who paid tribute last night to one of the greatest songwriters of popular music.
For anyone who follows Miguel on Instagram you may have noticed an interesting pic he posted today (Jan. 22) of him and a few friends in a recording studio. Those friends being Jessie Ware and J.Cole.
The soundtrack will also include songs from Lily Allen, M Ward, Beck and Christina Perri.
In an interview with the ‘Girls’ music supervisor, he talks about how they got Miguel to record a new song for the show and how Rihanna helped Icona Pop happen.
Newly announced performers include: Sara Bareilles, P!nk, will.i.am, Miguel, Alicia Keys, Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles, Train, Martina McBride, Jakob Dylan, Darlene Love, Amy Grant, Gloria Estefan, and many more.
Celebrities went all out this year, what with their resources and their Instagram accounts. Here are some of our favorite costumes from the year, from vampires to of course Miley Cyrus and Ellen Degeneres as Nicki Minaj.
Janelle Monáe plugs in her robot character Cindi Mayweather in her new video for “PrimeTime”, the power-ballad found on her latest album The Electric Lady.
On the guitar-heavy track, the R&B singer also suggests him and his fellow insomniac get high and watch reruns of Fresh Prince of Bel Air, but in the end these things just don’t do the trick.
Nine Inch Nails headlined the second night of Made In America, filling the “rock legend” slot occupied by Pearl Jam at last year’s festival.
With just an acoustic guitar, Miguel slowed things down and got to the heart of the track, which was featured on Pink’s 2001 album, ‘M!Ssundaztood.’
As Janelle Monae counts the days until The Electric Lady arrives on Sept. 10, she’s unveiled another ollaboration from the album: “Primetime” featuring Miguel.
The R&B singer’s blood alcohol content was .02 over the legal limit.
BET Awards 2013: Big Duets & Bigger Star Power From Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, R. Kelly, Nicki Minaj & More
Performers outnumbered awards at Sunday’s BET Awards, which was jam-packed with everyone from Mariah Carey to Chris Brown with Nicki Minaj to R. Kelly to JT and many more.