Here’s what made the news today, Monday, April 16, 2012:


Drake is being praised for “playing a mega-positive role in the Jewish orchestra.” 


A hologram of the late Tupac Shakur performed with Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg at the Coachella Music Festival over the weekend. Shakur’s mom, Afeni, described the spectacle as “thrilling.”

Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg (Live at Coachella, 2012)... by coachellasets


Beastie Boys were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday, but Adam “MCA” Yauch did not attend amid speculation that he was still battling throat cancer. At the same time, it was announced that Yauch will be involved in a celebrity soccer tournament for the Tribeca Film Festival later this month.



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posted by Vish Khanna on Apr 16, 2012