Scott Shetler is a Chicago-based freelance writer whose words can be found on PopCrush, Diffuser and other music, pop culture and travel websites. He has interviewed a wide range of artists, from Anthony Kiedis to Weird Al Yankovic and from Amanda Palmer to Taylor Hanson. He freely acknowledges an inexplicable obsession with the music of cheesy ‘80s pop duo Air Supply.
Kanye West’s Lawyer Confirms Sex Tape
Kanye West's lawyer confirmed the existence of a sex tape featuring the rapper, via a takedown notice sent to AllHipHop.com which claimed the video was stolen from Kanye's computer.
Justin Bieber Gifts Sean Kingston His Fisker Karma
Why is Sean Kingston now driving around the Fisker Karma luxury sportscar in which Justin Bieber notoriously got pulled over for driving more than 80 miles per hour? Believe it or not, Kingston says the Biebs gave him the expensive car because he had moved on to a newer model.
Ed Sheeran Reveals Early 2013 Headlining Tour Dates
Currently in the middle of his totally sold-out VH1 You Oughta Know Tour, Ed Sheeran has announced a new round of U.S. tour dates in larger venues in January and February 2013.
Rihanna Rolls Blunt Filled With ‘Diamonds’ on Single Cover
Rihanna's new single 'Diamonds' hasn't even been released yet and she's already pushing buttons with the cover artwork, which shows her rolling a blunt full of diamonds.
Watch the Trailer for Amy Winehouse’s ‘At the BBC’ Box Set
Amy Winehouse has a four-disc video box set coming out in November to celebrate the best live performances of her career, and now fans can view a trailer for the 'At the BBC' set that includes concert clips and interviews with the singer herself.
Florence Welch Plays Battered Woman in Calvin Harris’ ‘Sweet Nothing’ Video
Florence Welch reveals a few sides of her personality we haven't seen before in the video for her collaboration with EDM star Calvin Harris, 'Sweet Nothing.' Playing the role of an abused woman, Florence opens the video with an androgynous look and ends it writhing around in only a br…
Demi Lovato Named Ambassador for ‘Mean Stinks’ Anti-Bullying Campaign
Demi Lovato says she was bullied mercilessly in middle school, which helps explain why she's thrilled to be the new ambassador for Secret's "Mean Stinks" campaign.
Psy Performs ‘Gangnam Style’ on ‘Ellen,’ Has No Idea Who Drake Is
Korean pop star Psy continues to take over the world with his 'Gangnam Style' smash. This week, as he visited 'Ellen' to perform the song live, it was revealed that he didn't recognize Drake when the Canadian rapper approached him at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Deadmau5 is Dating Tattoo Vixen Kat Von D
Hot electronic DJ Deadmau5 has himself a hot girlfriend, reality television tattoo artist Kat Von D. The two were spotted holding hands together in L.A. this week and the DJ confirmed via Twitter that he's in love.
Skrillex Gets Animated for Cameo in Disney’s ‘Wreck-It Ralph’
Here's the latest evidence that EDM is continuing its infiltration into mainstream pop culture: We already knew that Skrillex was creating music for the Disney animated film 'Wreck-It Ralph,' but now Mixmag is reporting that the DJ will make a cameo in the movie as a cartoon version o…