Posts tagged "covers"

Karmin Muppet Scats “Pumped Up Kicks”

Skip directly to 2:19 for the "Muppet scatting" portion of Karmin covering "Pumped Up Kicks" by Foster The People. Thank you, Amelia, for the term "Muppet scatting", by the way. There's no more accurate way to describe Amy Heidemann's sounds/facial expressions. I think can we all agree that this is absolutely the worst "Pumped U…

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 25, 2012

The Best-Selling Mag Cover Stars Of 2011? It’s Not Who You Think

Mila Kunis had a very good year. Besides starring opposite Justin Timberlake in "Friends With Benefits," Kunis was the top-selling cover girl for GQ magazine this year. Other super successful cover ladies? Sarah Jessica Parker, Heidi Klum and Jennifer Aniston. The triumvirate of blonds were top sellers for ElleVogue, and Marie Claire. In fact, Aniston had…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 28, 2011

It’s Time To Cry: Katy Perry’s Cover Of Adele’s “Someone Like You”

Damn you, Katy Perry! You're dressed like a candy cane and standing between two ladies who look like lifesize anime characters and still your cover of Adele's heartbreaking "Someone Like You" brought tears to my eyes. [NYMag.com]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 16, 2011

Quickies: Miley Cyrus Covers “Smells Like Teen Spirit” & Adele Snubbed The Royal Wedding

OH HELL NO. Miley Cyrus covered Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" at a concert in Ecuador and possibly had a seizure onstage before she started singing. Oh, that's her dancing? Kurt Cobain is rolling over in his grave. No wonder Courtney Love does so many drugs. [BuzzFeed] Donald Trump uses golf as an analogy to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 2, 2011

This Cee-Lo/Xtina/Adam Levine/Blake Shelton Cover Of “Crazy” Isn’t Half Bad

Pop song covers that become group projects have so much potential for failure and douche-itude. (See: Bret Michaels and Miley Cyrus duet, “Every Rose Has Is Thorn.”) But this “Crazy” cover by Cee-Lo Green, Christina Aguilera, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton on NBC’s new show, “The Voice,” is pretty damn hot. (But I’ll admit I'm…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 21, 2011

If The Beatles Covered Lady Gaga

Usually when someone messes with The Beatles, I throw a fit. But this Beatles "cover" of Lady Gaga's "Telephone" — played by a Beatles cover band, I assume? — is so kickass that I wanna download it on my iPod. I'm pretty sure those green pants mean George Harrison gets to be Beyoncé. [YouTube]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 4, 2010

We Are So Over Kim Kardashian Bikini Magazine Covers

I couldn't help but notice that of the six major tabloid magazines, three this week went with covers featuring a prominently placed Kim Kardashian in a bikini. That's half. Life & Style is particularly into Kim bikini covers—I searched for less than three minutes and came up with four. Yes, Kim has an amazing body…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 26, 2010

Alexa Chung, Translated

Sure, we're happy to see Alexa Chung strike a pose on the cover of Nylon's Korean edition, but what we're more interested in is this—Nylon has a Korean edition?! Cool! [NylonMag.com]…

By: Leonora Epstein / April 5, 2010
1 2