8@8: your morning scoop

pharrell released a song on apple music

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Today is…

Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day (Check out some cool recipes here)

News of the Day: 

+ The lineup for Atlanta’s TomorrowWorld music festival just got some great additions including Kaskade, Rudimental, The Chainsmokers, and Bassnectar.

+ From comedian to fashion designer: Ellen Degeneres just launched her online-only lifestyle brand ED.

+ Hear Maroon 5’s latest song “This Summer’s Gonna Hurt Like a MotherF****r” like never before—remixed by Alesso.

+ One Orange Is The New Black fan got into the show’s set to recreate scenes with images, and the outcome was seriously awesome.

+ For anyone who joined Apple Music got a treat yesterday, Pharrell released his latest single "Freedom" through the streaming service. It was the first exclusive song played by Zane Lowe on his Beats 1 broadcast.

Deal of the Day: 

Get an extra 30% off of sale accessories at Forever 21 using the code “EXTRA30.”

Quote of the Day:

“There is something about having to get naked together in front of a group of strangers that really does bond you together as a cast”— Matt Bomer, about Magic Mike XXL

Gif of the Day: