Today In Music News: Chris Brown Gets Backers, Rachel Ray Gets Bands, and Hammer and Ice Are Back WIth A Brand New Invention
Your daily dose of music news for Friday, February 27, 2009...
- People are starting to stand up in defense of Chris Brown's actions--like Kanye West and Bow Wow. Meanwhile, everyone else in the world is still backing Rihanna.
- In Orem, Utah, tonight, Vanilla Ice and MC Hammer will share a stage for the first time in nearly 20 years. A VH1 reality show spin-off may or may not already be in the works. Oh, c'mon, you'd watch.
- Rachel Ray has announced the full lineup for her second annual SXSW day party and it's cooking up to be something fierce, with a lineup of Hold Steady, the New York Dolls, Bob Schneider, the Airborne Toxic
Event, Ra Ra Riot, Semi Precious Weapons, the Cringe, Edward Sharpe
& the Magnetic Zeros, the Thermals and John Pringle all scheduled to perform.Delicious!
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