Rewind: Who Did What In Music News This Week?
Stacey Dash, star of classic 1995 film Clueless and cousin of hip-hop mogul Dame Dash, openly supported Mitt Romney this week. The actress who played the lead in Kanye West’s “All Falls Down” video, joined other Hollywood conservatives such as Clint Eastwood and Kelsey Grammer, when she openly supported the Republican ticket. Read about Dash’s big clue here.
# 4. Wing Man: Rick Ross Opens New Chicken Franchise In Miami
Already a music boss, Rick Ross is now a boss of a new Wingstop franchise in his hometown of Miami. The Maybach Music rapper, who is known to flaunt his tastes in luxury items, also has an appreciation for deluxe chicken wings.
Yes, there were fights. But there were awards given out at the BET Hip-Hop Awards as well. At the show, which aired on Tuesday night (October 9), Kanye West picked up six trophies and there was one great moment of peace that almost got overlooked. Read all about it, here.
# 2. Character Assassination: Kanye West Deletes His Tweets
Kanye West, who famously went on a hiatus from the media, has been outspoken on Twitter. But with his latest move, he has managed to create more questions. With a flair for the dramatic, Kanye left the Twitterverse (briefly!) with these three words. Catch them here.
# 1. Naked Ambition: Rihanna Announces Unapologetic
Rihanna revealed more than the release date of her seventh studio album, Unapologetic.(November 19), she showed her album art, which showed a naked Rihanna with words written across her naughty bits. Don’t take our words for it, see for yourself here.
Bonus: Unbelievable: Justin Bieber–The Good, The Bad, The Canadian
What a week it’s been for the Beebs. He was robbed, he found out he might be related to Celine Dion and he had something to say about bullying. Read all about it, here.
If you’re really behind, check out last week’s Rewind here. —Erik Parker, CBS Local