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Santigold enlists Jay Z, Andy Samberg, and more for new selfie-centric video

In February, Santigold unveiled an interactive video for “Can’t Get Enough of Myself,” a selfie-centric cut that allowed fans to star in the visual via real-time webcams and smartphones. Now, she’s juxtaposed the more famous names that lent their faces into an official version released Monday.

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Paper Towns soundtrack includes music from Santigold, Vampire Weekend, and Haim

The Fault in Our Stars’ soundtrack included songs by buzzworthy acts like Ed Sheeran, Charli XCX, and M83—and the just-announced Paper Towns soundtrack is following suit with similar artists: Santigold, Vampire Weekend, Haim, and the Mountain Goats are all featured on the 16-track album.

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David Byrne receives stacked Carnegie Hall tribute

Great as they are, Joey Ramone and Debbie Harry’s legacies can’t hold a candle to David Byrne’s. It’s hard to imagine another of CBGB’s early mainstays receiving the same type of tribute the Talking Heads frontman received Monday night at Carnegie Hall, as part of Michael Dorf’s 11th annual concert to benefit music education programs.

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Hear Santigold's 'Rock This' for the Sandra Bullock/Melissa McCarthy comedy 'The Heat'-- EXCLUSIVE

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Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy aren’t the only bad girls bring The Heat this summer. Their buddy-cop comedy hits screens this Friday, but the movie’s soundtrack drops tomorrow, with renegade ladies Kreayshawn, Angel Haze, and Kimbra supplying some of the top tracks.

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Seven great moments from Governors Ball festival in New York City: Kid Cudi, Major Lazer, and more

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There might not have been any conflicting set times at Governors Ball in New York City this past weekend, but with nearly 12 hours each day of non-stop music between two stages – including Fiona Apple, Kid Cudi, Beck, Built to Spill, Santigold, Modest Mouse, and more – it was a lot to take in.

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Santigold graduates to the next level at SXSW with pom-poms, equines

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Friday afternoon’s South By Southwest party hosted by Spin magazine was a microcosm of this year’s festival. There were mixtape rappers (Big K.R.I.T., G-Side), indie darlings looking to buck the sophomore slump (Best Coast, Chairlift, the Big Pink), and a healthy dose of WTF-ness (the sprawling disco orchestra Escort). And like most of the bigger showcases over the past few days, it ultimately centered around the anticipated arrival of a star.

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Q-Tip talks 2011 plans: A multilingual new album, collaborating with Drake, and more

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Image Credit: Johnny Nunez/WireImage.comQ-Tip is making big plans for the coming year. The sometime A Tribe Called Quest rapper phoned the Music Mix earlier today to fill us in on all the projects he has on the way, including a new solo album recorded in English, Spanish, and French.

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