Adele has canceled all remaining performances and appearances in 2011 and will undergo surgery to treat her ongoing vocal issues, according to a statement posted on her official site.
Kanye West and Jay-Z opened up their Watch The Throne North American tour last night the first stop was Atlanta’s Phillips Arena for the first of two back-to-back sold out shows. They performed a 2 1/2 hour set of individual hits in their respective catologues, and cuts off their platinum-selling Watch The Throne LP for the first time. Celeb audience attendants included LeBron James, T.I., Young JeezyThe-Dream, Shawn Pecas, DJ Jazzy Jeff and more.
Architect David Jameson completed Barcode House in Washington, DC earlier this year. The project entailed creating a freestanding, modern addition to an existing, vertically-oriented urban row house. The extension is composed of a completely see-through, two-story, glass structure in front of a narrow concrete tower. A lyrical pattern of black steel rods that resemble a barcode run across the two glass façades, hence the name.