* Beyonce and Jay-Z both snapped up honours at the BET Awards, while South African singer Lira lost out on Best International Act to Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie and Nigeria’s Wizkid.
* After Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes announced they were divorcing, reports like this one by Princess Di biographer Andrew Morton, have suggested Scientology played a big part in the break-up.
* Gotye, contrary to a CNN report, is not dead.
* Dave Matthews has a new song out! It’s off the forthcoming album, Away From the World, due out in September.
* Filming on the sequel to the Spud movie began on Sunday. Author John van der Ruit is tweeting from the set of Spud: The Madness Continues.
* In case you missed it, Adele announced she and boyfriend Simon Konecki are expecting their first child.