Katy Perry has topped the list of nominees for this year's MTV European Music Awards with seven nods in total. Ariana Grande came in second with six nods, while Pharrell Williams and 5 Seconds of Summer each had five. The 29-year-old "Last Friday Night" singer is up for Best U.S. Act, Best Song and Best Video for "Dark Horse" featuring Juicy J, among others.
Beyoncé and Jay Z have released a short film called Bang Bang, compiled while on the road on their On the Run tour. The Bonnie and Clyde-themed clip shows the couple meeting at a cabaret before hitting the road in the desert. "In my first conversation on the telephone with Jay Z, he explained his concept of On the Run," director Dikayl Rimmasch told Nowness.
Lady Antebellum have released a new lyric video for "I Did It With You," a cut from the soundtrack of the Nicholas Sparks film The Best Of Me. The video features clips from the film with the song lyrics laid over top of them.
It's not every day you get surprised by Tony Bennett, but that's exactly what happened to Lady Gaga during her recent concert in Tel Aviv, Israel on her artRave: The ARTPOP Ball tour. Gaga took advantage of the opportunity and performed alongside Bennett on the track "I Can't Give You Anything But Love," which will appear on their new duet album Cheek to Cheek.
Miley Cyrus has released a cover of the Led Zeppelin classic, "Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You," posting the tune to her official SoundCloud page. "Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You," a folk song by Anne Bredon, was eventually arranged by Zep guitarist Jimmy Page for the band's 1969 debut album.
Keith Urban is featured in a new promotional ad from the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development. The promo, titled "Music. Made in Tennessee," features a clip of Urban - along with rocker Jack White - walking out onto the stage of the Grand Ole Opry. "It's a feeling. A spirit. Found in every string played. Every road traveled and memory made. It's the beauty," he said.