Music And Entertainment News For March 4, 2013: Video of Prince on Jimmy Fallon, Top Movies, James Cotton, Lil Wayne, Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd Tour Together, Bobby Rogers, Atoms For Peace and more

AddictedToRadio March 4, 2013 0

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JAMES COTTON NEW RELEASE
Blues fans will be happy to hear all the new tracks on AddictedToRadio.com’s Bar Rockin’ Blues channel

LIL WAYNE
The track listing is now official, Lil Wayne’s official release date for I Am Not Human II is March 26, 2013. Here’s the track listing:

1. IANAHB
2. Curtains featuring Boo
3. Days and Days featuring 2 Chainz
4. Gunwalk featuring Gudda Gudda
5. No Worries featuring Detail
6. Back to You
7. Trigger Finger featuring Soulja Boy
8. Beat the Shit featuring Gunplay
9. Rich As F**k featuring 2 Chainz
10. Trippy featuring Juicy J
11. Bitches Love Me featuring Drake & Future
12. Romance
13. God Bless Amerika
14. My Homies Still featuring Big Sean
15. Lay You Down featuring Nicki Minaj

PRINCE ON JIMMY FALLON
The always-mysterious Prince rocked Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Friday night (March 1) with a performance of a new song called “Screwdriver,” as well as the 1979 tune “Bambi.” After introducing him as “one of the most legendary and influential musicians of all time,” Fallon revealed that Prince will start a West Coast tour in mid-April and also noted that both songs,

JOY FORMIDABLE ADDS TOUR DATES
The Joy Formidable are extending their recently-announced headline tour to include additional stops along the east coast and southern U.S. from April through July. The band also confirmed performances at a number of festivals, including the Norman Music Festival in Norman, OK; the Beale Street Festival in Memphis, TN; and the Shaky Knees Fest in Atlanta, GA. The whole tour begins on March 18 in Santa Ana, CA before wrapping on July 13 in Louisville, KY.

ATOMS FOR PEACES ADDS SHOW DATES
Thom Yorke’s side-project Atoms For Peace have expanded their upcoming tour schedule, adding a handful of headlining shows across Europe. The group will spend July on the road in France, Belgium, Germany, Italy and the U.K.

BAD COMPANY AND LYNYRD SKYNYRD ON THE ROAD
Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced a brief co-headline tour that takes the bands coast-to-coast. Both groups celebrate significant 40th anniversaries in 2013, with Lynyrd Skynyrd having released their debut album on August 13, 1973 and Bad Company being formed that same year. While the pair have shared the stage and Paul Rodgers has toured with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bad Company and Skynyrd have never toured as co-headliners together. The trek runs from June 20 in Auburn, WA to July 27 in Bethel, NY.

BOBBY ROGERS OF THE MIRACLES PASSES
Singer Bobby Rogers, a founding member of the Motown group The Miracles along with Smokey Robinson, died on Sunday in suburban Detroit after a lengthy illness. He was 73. Robinson released a statement about his former bandmate, saying: “Another soldier in my life has fallen. Bobby Rogers was my brother and a really good friend. I am really going to miss him. I loved him very much.” The Miracles released 30 singles that charted in the Top 40, including classics such as “You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me,” “Going to a Go-Go,” “I Second That Emotion,” “Tears of a Clown” and “Tracks of My Tears.” Rogers was inducted with other members of the Miracles into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012.

TW LW Title Studio Weekend Gross % Change Theater Count / Change Average Total Gross Budget* Week #
1 N Jack the Giant Slayer WB (NL) $28,010,000 - 3,525 - $7,946 $28,010,000 $195 1
2 1 Identity Thief Uni. $9,706,000 -30.8% 3,230 +8 $3,005 $107,433,000 $35 4
3 N 21 and Over Rela. $9,000,000 - 2,771 - $3,248 $9,000,000 $13 1
4 N The Last Exorcism Part II CBS $8,030,000 - 2,700 - $2,974 $8,030,000 $5 1
5 2 Snitch Sum. $7,700,000 -41.5% 2,511 - $3,067 $24,410,000 - 2
6 3 Escape From Planet Earth Wein. $6,726,000 -37.0% 3,110 -243 $2,163 $43,213,000 $40 3
7 4 Safe Haven Rela. $6,300,000 -39.7% 2,951 -272 $2,135 $57,093,000 $28 3
8 7 Silver Linings Playbook Wein. $5,941,000 +3.3% 1,836 -176 $3,236 $115,521,000 $21 16
9 5 A Good Day to Die Hard Fox $4,500,000 -55.7% 2,589 -966 $1,738 $59,624,000 $92 3
10 6 Dark Skies W/Dim. $3,556,000 -56.6% 2,313 - $1,537 $13,453,000 $3.5 2

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