-- Kid Cudi gave a very bro-cited interview to DJ Semtex in the UK recently. "Yo I'm on Jay-Z's album. I shoulda had a verse...but we gonna talk about that, Jay." Hey Cudi, remember Amil? [Vimeo]

-- We don't think anyone could have predicted that after 16 years, Ghostface would still be the most entertaining artist in rap music. The Wu-Deini spoke about rapping at the age of 60: "Even if I got a cane, I'm a talk about the cane. Me and my b---- might have a cane, but ill canes! I talk about havin' glass canes, where it's like 'Oh s---!'...I might talk about cancer one day on some "F--- that s---!" know what I mean? Cause knowledge is infinite. We can talk about anything. 'OK we done did the teenage s---, we don't sell crack no more, now, me and you got canes n----!'" Yes. [RealTalkNY]

-- Even when Ashlee Simpson was pregnant, she was still super real. "I could do the splits when I was nine months pregnant," she told US Magazine. "I could put my leg over my head still. I used to be a ballerina." Is there anything Ashlee can't do? Oh, we know, go back in time and get her parents to spell her name right/not lip-synch TV performances. [USMagazine]