8@8: your morning scoop

listen to fka twigs' new song.

Today is...
World Play Your Ukulele Day, a.k.a. Jason Mraz's favorite day of the year.

News of the Day:
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In girl gang news, Taylor Swift recruited HAIM to come perform on her 1989 tour. So your favorite sisters are officially allowed to get down to "this sick beat."
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SNL released the totally true (read: not at all) Jay Z biopic, with Mike O'Brien as Jay Z and Jason Sudeikis as Kanye West. Watch the life story of "New York's quirkiest rapper" here.
+ Kendall Jenner is the latest edition to Mario Testino's towel series. So I guess a lot of the people reading this will shake their heads and mutter "Nothing is sacred anymore"?
+ FKA Twigs debuted her amazing new song "Figure 8" at her sold-out concert in Melbourne. Watch below.

Go behind the scenes of Rihanna, Kanye, and Paul McCartney's upcoming music video for "FourFiveSeconds" here.

Deal of the Day:
Get an extra 40% off sale items at Nasty Gal for a post-holidays, pre-Valentine's treat.

Advice of the Day:
"I may not be the cheerleader captain and I may not be the yearbook editor and I may not sit in the cool part of the cafeteria but people want to see change and no, no, no, I'm not talking about your wardrobe." - Lizzie McGuire

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