MUSIC NEWS//Rihanna is No.1 On Forbes List of Social Networking Superstars; Kanye To Reveal Third Womenswear CollectionPublished by Blair Bedford on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 8:51 am.
1. Rihanna Is No. 1 On Forbes List of Social Networking Superstars
Rihanna is the new celebrity queen of social networking. The navy captain landed at the top of Forbes’ list of social networking superstars due to her powerful social media presence. The rankings were calculated by adding Facebook and Twitter followers for various celebs. Rih Rih reigned supreme with 23.8 million Twitter followers and 59.6 million Facebook fans. Lady Gaga came in at number two with 28 million Twitter followers and 53 million Facebook fans. [MORE]
2. Lianne La Havas Is Making a Love Connection in the U.S.
Lianne La Havas is a luminary force in every sense of the phrase. The London singer is a rising celebrity thanks to the recent release of her first studio album, Is Your Love Big Enough? However, she shines beyond her fame, channeling a deeper light, sense of maturity, and mysterious awareness. The 22-year-old comes off as a saint far beyond her years, and happens to live in a converted church in East London where she finds most of her peace. She exudes such a humble respect for art in a global culture that seems more preoccupied with fame, and remains a living testimony that true-blue artists still exist. [MORE]
3. Kanye West to Show Third Womenswear Collection
Enjoying the honeymoon phase of his highly publicized relationship with Kim K. (matching outfits and all) isn’t the only thing Mr. West has been up to. Word on the street is ‘Ye is readying his third women’s collection slated to show in Paris in October. [MORE]