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:
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."
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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