Weekend News Roundup! A Duet, a Fight, and Meow the Jewels
PHOTO BY CARA ROBBINS
Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over theweekend.
• Run the Jewels‘ Meow the Jewels album dropped Friday night. It features remixes by Zola Jesus, Boots, Blood Diamonds, and Dan the Automator and is available for free on Run the Jewels’ website. [RTJ]
• Beyoncé and Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder covered Bob Marley together at Global Citizen Fest. [YouTube]
• According to Julian Casablancas, the Strokes will be recording together soon. [Stereogum]
• Hotel Transylvania 2 won the box office. [BOM]
• Here is a video of two professional baseball players on the same team (the Nationals) choking one another in the dugout during a game. [The Big Lead]
• Trevor Noah will host his inaugural Daily Show tonight.
• Fetty Wap was involved in a motorcycle accident in his hometown in New Jersey. He is currently in the hospital, but appears to be in a stable condition. [CNN]