The Daily Grind Video

Paris Hilton back in the studio – LMFAO! No really, she’s back in the studio recording with LMFAO. We kid you not. Hilton and the chart-topping duo have already recorded a single together for the heiress’s sophomore album due out this summer. [Idolator]

Rumored frenemies Brandy & Monica have confirmed that they are indeed back in the studio working on new music together. “It All Belongs To Me,” set to be released February 6th, will be featured on both singers’ new albums. [Idolator]

Ryan Leslie invited a few of his Twitter followers to join him in the studio while he recorded his newest single “5 Minute Freshen Up.” Makes you want to click that ‘follow’ button now, doesn’t it? [RapRadar]

Bruno Mars is finally off the hook, ladies & gentlemen. The Doo-Wops & Hooligans singer has officially satisfied his community service obligations and fine penalties stemming from his September 2010 cocaine charges. [Complex]

Someone get Adele a nicotine patch – quick! The Grammy-nominated songstress was spotted lighting up a loosey while at dinner with her beau Simon Konecki. Even though Adele had vowed to quit the poor habit after going through throat surgery last year, it seems she’s hopped right back into her old groove. [PopCrush]

LL Cool J has been promoted. The 44-year-old rapper, who has hosted the Grammy nominations concert show each year since 2008, will now be hosting the granddaddy ceremony – The Grammy Awards. This marks the first time in seven years that the Grammy Awards have booked an official host.

Only a handful of artists can pull off an intimate acoustic performance; and Van Hoorn is one of them. Check out this acoustic version of “Reach You.” [YouTube]