Weekend News Roundup! Spice Up Your Life

Published October 24, 2016

Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend. 

• Season Seven of The Walking Dead premiered last night on AMC. If you missed the first six seasons and are worried about catching up, do not fret; John Cleese has made a very helpful four-minute recap video. [YouTube]

• Here is a video of MØ and Mel C. performing “Say You’ll Be There.” [Pitchfork]

• And a slideshow of the best dog costumes at the Tompkin’s Square Park Halloween dog parade. [Gothamist]

• Boo! A Madea Halloween won the box office. Jack Reacher was a close second. Moonlight, however, made the most money per theater it was shown in. [BOM]

• Eric B. and Rakim are getting back together after 24 years for a tour and an album. [Rolling Stone]

• On the subject of duos, Soulja Boy and Bow Wow are releasing a joint album next week. [XXL]

• And finally, start your week the right way with this poor quality video of Obama dancing to “Hotline Bling” with Usher. [CoS]