The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Of Montreal have announced a tour with Janelle Monáe slated for this fall. According to Kevin Barnes, “We want to transform the venues each night, so it becomes this exceptional experience for everyone.” [via Pitchfork] 2. Just in case you were worried, Lindsay Lohan‘s 90-day jail sentence will not affect her involvement in the Linda Lovelace biopic. [via MTV] 3. Ryan Seacrest is developing a project for E! that co-stars Lady Gaga‘s choreographer, Laurie Ann Gibson. [via THR] 4. Yesterday Kevin Macdonald and Ridley Scott announced “Life in a Day,” a YouTube project that will weave together nonfiction video submissions to create a 24-hour portrait of human life across the globe. It will makes its premiere at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. [via LAT] 5. You can now legally stream M.I.A.‘s ///Y/ in full over on MySpace. [via Vulture]

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