For the Record: Chris Brown Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder

  • chris-brown-ariana-grandeThree months into his rehab for drugs and anger management, Chris Brown has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and PTSD and ordered to two further months in rehab. Meanwhile, he has announced an upcoming duet with adorable Ariana Grande, complete with pictures of ballet rehearsals from a possible accompanying video.
  • Rihanna is taking a break from her inner bad gal to release a concept album for upcoming animated film Home, as well as providing voiceover for the movie along with Steve Martin, Jennifer Lopez and Jim Parsons. The film is about aliens who hide out from their enemies on Earth and is set for release this November.
  • Soundgarden’s incredible album Superunknown turns 20 this year, and the band has announced that they will be performing the entire album next month in Texas for the iTunes Festival. The album will be reissued with extras including demos and rehearsals this June.
  • And Kid Cudi has followed in Beyoncé’s footsteps and released his new album Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon without prior notice on iTunes. As for his acting career, Cudi recently appeared in comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine and is set to appear in the Entourage movie as Ari’s new assistant.
  • In this week’s new videos, Haim’s “If I Could Change Your Mind” combines elements from the 60s, 70s and 80s in a tune that will make want to dance in front of the mirror (leather jacket optional):


  • Panic! At The Disco’s “Nicotine” draws some obvious parallels between love and addiction, but has a great riff and is very useful when yelling at that ex you can’t get rid of:


  • And Coldplay’s new video for “Midnight” is kind of terrible, so I recommend you just close your eyes and let the tune wash over you:


WE SAID THIS: What better way to start the week than with a dose of music!