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Ye's fans are worried after the mega producer shared disturbing cover art for his new single "My life was never easy."
The shocking cover art shows a skinned monkey covered in blood. The original image was taken by British fashion photographer Nick Knight for Big Magazine in 1997.
Knight has collaborated with Ye, formerly Kanye West, on the rapper's short film Jesus Is King (2019) and his 2013 single "Bound 2."
Ye posted the image on Instagram, which left fans shocked and expressing outrage.
Sandrarose.com will not post a link to the image, but it is still live on Ye's Instagram page.
Meanwhile, Ye is under investigation by the LAPD for allegedly punching a fan who asked for an autograph.
The incident occurred on Wednesday night outside the Soho Warehouse Club in Downtown Los Angeles.
Video of the incident shows a man on the ground as Ye screams at a woman who is attempting to calm him down.
"Give me your hand. I am your family," the woman tells him. "No! Get away from me! Ain't no hand! You were supposed to talk to her," Ye screams repeatedly.
According to TMZ, the incident happened after Ye partied with girlfriend Julia Fox inside the club.
The case is under investigation as misdemeanor battery, a crime that carries a maximum jail sentence of 6 months.
Kelly Clarkson sang a soulful rendition of the Jackson 5 classic song "Who's Lovin' You" on her talk show, The Kelly Clarkson Show.
Fans were impressed by Kelly's vocal prowess on the song.
"She's so good I wanna cry," a user commented on the YouTube video.
"I just died. On the 1st note. Yassss Queen Kelly," another fan wrote.
Clarkson recently wowed viewers with her cover of Adele's 2016 song "Water Under the Bridge" on the show.
The J5 is credited with recording the most famous version of "Who's Lovin' You" in 1969. The song was issued as the b-side to the Jackson 5's first single, "I Want You Back", which went to #1 on both the pop and R&B charts.
"Who's Lovin' You" appeared on the Jackson 5's debut album, Diana Ross Presents the Jackson 5, but the song was never released as a standalone single.
The Jackson 5 group was founded by Joe Jackson in 1965 in Gary, Indiana, and comprised of his sons Jackie, Tito, and Jermaine. Younger brothers Marlon and Michael joined the group later.
"Who's Lovin' You" was originally written by William "Smokey" Robinson and recorded by The Miracles in 1960. You can hear the Miracles' original version below.
Kelly Clarkson - "Who's Lovin' You" (Jackson 5 Cover)
Jackson 5 Perform "Who's Lovin' You" Live on The Ed Sullivan Show
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - Who's Lovin' You (Original)
Rap idol Nicki Minaj once vowed she would change her crazy, pre-Superbass-era ways. She changed her style, even tossing her wigs and weave extensions aside to embrace her own natural flowing locks.
In an interview, she said:
"I went so far to the other side that there's only one place to go from there. You can either continue doing costumes or you can just say, 'Hey guess what? This will shock them even more. Doing nothing will shock them even more.'"
Nicki's brief social experiment ended with a loud bang when she released the cover for her new single "Anaconda".
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The Michael Jackson Estate in collaborated with Epic Records have announced a new posthumous track from Pop Icon Michael Jackson. Jackson died in 2009 at age 50. Epic Records released the official cover for the new Michael Jackson single "Xscape" which was executive produced by L.A. Reid, and produced by Timbaland, Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins and Stargate. The single is set for release on May 13.
Rapper/singer Nicki Minaj, 33, has apologized for using an iconic photograph of human rights activist Malcolm X to promote her new single “Lookin Ass Nigga”.
In a post on her Instagram page, Nicki, who is no stranger to controversies, said the photo was never intended to be the official cover art for her single.
"I apologize. That was never the official artwork nor is this an official single. This is a conversation. Not a single," wrote Minaj, who calls herself Harajuku Barbie.
Minaj added she has nothing but the utmost respect for Malcolm X’s family.
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