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Let's be real: When it comes to cool ladies, it just doesn't get any cooler than Shirley Manson. The Garbage frontwoman (and NYLON's June 2012 cover girl) lends her vocal chops to Le Butcherettes' new single "Cry Is For The Flies," and even better, you can download it for free! Listen below, then go get it here. (Spin

Rita Ora might've already teamed up with everyone from Material Girl to DKNY, and now the Brit singer is adding another collab to the list. She's joined forces with Adidas on a collection of capsules, the first of which will debut this fall. Get the details and a first look right here. (Fashionista

Hot on the heels (heh)  of their first partnership, Converse has announced a second sneaker in its collab with Margiela! Check it out here, then start saving your pennies--you're going to want these $250 kicks when they hit select stores on Friday. (NYLON Inbox)

And now for your daily Matt Healy fix, please go watch the acoustic set the 1975 guys did in Nashville below. Just trust us on this one? (YouTube

Lupita Nyong'o can make a cameo on pretty much anything, and we'll watch it. Yes, even if the show is Sesame Street...and even if it's in Spanish. The Oscar winner stopped by Plaza Sesame (the Mexican version of the children's series) to teach a bunch of little kids about the importance of laughter. Somehow, we love her even more. (The Grio)

Miley Cyrus covered The Smiths' classic "There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" at a performance in Ireland. Hm...thoughts?! (Stereogum)