The Music News Round Up! Tuesday, May 8, 2012

by Ramya Velury · May 8, 2012

Shakira is expected to sign a $30-$60 million contract with Sony and Live Nation, Drake announces contest for up-and-coming artists to be an opener for him on his summer "Club Paradise" tour, Kanye West releases "Lost In This World" music video as a political commentary on American and its colonial foundation, and more on today's music news round up.

[Kanye West via]