March 1, 2012


News Notes: Mariah Carey Returns to Stage & More

Matt Carr
Matt Carr

Mariah Carey Plans First Post-Baby Show
Ten months after giving birth to twins, the 5-octave diva returns to the stage tonight. And we've got the photos to prove it. [HitFix]

Houston's Death An Accident?
Sources say Whitney Houston's death will likely be ruled as accidental. [NME

My Morning Jacket, Jackson Browne Headlining Newport Folk Festival
See, it's not just that "other" festival your dad attends to get away from you. It's actually cool. [NYTimes]

Tenacious D Reveal Album Details
The 13-song follow-up to 2006's The Pick of Destiny drops in May. Comedy music nerds rejoice! [NME]

Too $hort: "I'm the George Clooney of Hip Hop"
"The only way I'll ever get married is in a business-friendship-relationship," said the rapper, presumably while apologizing to his girlfriend. [The Boombox]

Jadakiss: LOX Close to Deal
The rapper promises new material from the seminal Bad Boy group. [HipHopDX]

Santigold Working With Earl Sweatshirt
The duo has a lovefest on Twitter and confirms working together. [Pitchfork]