Justin Timberlake's Golf Book, Kanye West's Fashion Internship

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Justin Timberlake / Kanye West
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Here's some of the strangest music news the Internet had to offer this week:

Justin Timberlake: Pop star, Saturday Night Live sidekick ... author of a book about golf!?! [New York Observer]

This Staten Island children's choir covers Coldplay, Fleetwood Mac, and Lady Gaga. Singing about drinking too much and gettin' your freak on at the club has never been so cute! [YouTube]

Heavy metal band Mastodon get their own brand of beer. Wait, those guys drink? [Sonisphere Festival]

The Iowa State Fair will display a Michael Jackson statue crafted by the fair's "official butter sculptor." Now there's a recession-proof job![New York Times]

Michael Jackson's "ghost" caught on camera? Might be more convincing if it were moon walking. [Oh No They Didn't]

In Rob Thomas' new music video, people kick and punch cars, copy machines, and windows ... until the dancing gorilla and wizard arrive. [Idolator]

Kanye West has been interning at the Gap. Somehow, we don't think he's fetching coffee. [New York]

This English family hates Soulja Boy even more than you do! [Village Voice]

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