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Tuesday’s Music Roundup

CONTINUALLY UPDATED: All you need to know about music today -- plus songs and videos.

[Updated: 6:58 P.M.]


    The on-again, off-again couple call off their engagement. [People]
    JAY-Z Crowned Top Hip-Hop Money Maker names the Top 20 earners in the rap game.[SPIN]
    ERYKAH BADU Fined For Stripping in “Window Seat” Video
    Songstress paid city of Dallas $500 and will serve six months probation for stripping at the site of JFK’s assassination in Dallas. [MTV]
    KATE NASH Announces North American Tour
    Brit singer kicks off her trek October 27 in San Diego. [The Music Slut]
    LIL WAYNE Releases New Letter from Prison
    Rapper talks about working out and playing UNO behind bars. [MTV]
    WALKMEN Extend U.S. Tour
    New York band will bring their new album, Lisbon, to fans across the country through October. [NME]
    Celebrities injuries! Hillbillies on LSD! It all happened in rural Illinois. Tour the fest with Tom Green! [SPIN]
    GUNS N’ ROSES: First U.S. Show in 4 Years
    Stone Temple Pilots, Alice in Chains, Wolfmother, Godsmack and more also rock for bikers in Sturgis, South Dakota. [SPIN]
    KID ROCK Debuts New Songs at Hometown Gig
    Detroit native unveils songs off his next album, Born Free (out Nov. 16), during three-night run in Motor City. [Billboard]
    BRANDON FLOWERS Plays First Solo Show
    The Killers frontman unveils tracks off Flamingo at an intimate hometown gig in Las Vegas. [SPIN]
    The singer-songwriter laid vocals on at least 10 tracks, and worked with Nicki Minaj, John Legend, and Rick Ross. [Pitchfork]
    AXL ROSE’s Twitter Gets Hacked, GUNS N’ ROSES Dates Still On
    A Tweet claiming that all upcoming GNR shows have been cancelled was a hoax. [Billboard]
    PETER HOOK to Play JOY DIVISION’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’ on U.S. Tour
    The nine-date trek kicks off December 1 in Washington, DC. [NME]
    TILA TEQUILA Claims She Was Attacked at GATHERING OF THE JUGGALOS Festival
    The reality TV star says concertgoers threw rocks at her during her performance at the Insane Clown Posse-hosted event. [MTV]


    DOWNLOAD: 16 Tracks from SPIN’s September Issue
    Get our hand-picked mixtape featuring Of Montreal, Local Natives, Candy Claws, Phantogram, and more. [SPIN]
    LISTEN: New DR. DRE Song Leaks Online
    No word yet if “Turn Me On” will be featured on the rapper-producer’s upcoming album Detox. [Ddotomen]
    WATCH: JOAQUIN PHOENIX’s Oddbal Hip-Hop Doc
    Check out the trailer for the actor-rapper’s bizarre film, I’m Still Here, out September 10. [Yahoo]
    LISTEN: DEERHUNTER Play New Songs Live
    Hear high-quality bootlegs of tracks off the Atlanta band’s upcoming album, Halcyon Digest. [Pitchfork]
    LISTEN: New Song from Synth Pop Legends OMD
    EXCLUSIVE: Hear “New Babies: New Toys,” and get the inside scoop on the band’s reunion from frontman Andy McCluskey. [SPIN]
    WATCH: Bizarre YEASAYER Video Starring KRISTEN BELL
    The Forgetting Sarah Marshall star fawns over her pet: a deformed blob dripping with puss and blood! [I Guess I’m Floating]
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