WATCH: Rick Ross Announces New 'Mastermind' Album Due This Year

Rick Ross started a new week with some great news, sharing his new album title by way of a swanky new video. The Maybach Music head—whose last album, God Forgives, I Don't, released only last summer—has appropriately named this new project Mastermind. In a teaser for the new set, Ross flaunts cash, jewelry and a beautiful home surrounded by palm trees, while enlisting the help of a beautiful woman and a baby mountain lion to make his big announcement.

WATCH: Haim Debuts New Song 'Falling'

The Haim sisters stopped by Maida Vale studios this week for BBC Radio 1, as part of their Sound of 2013 achievement. Adding to the celebration, the trio introduced a song called "Falling." The video, which can be seen below, sees all three sisters showcasing their multiple musical talents, including playing more than one instrument throughout. The newly unveiled track is expected to be on Haim's forthcoming debut album, set to release later this year.

WATCH: The Civil Wars Debut Emotional '20 Years' Video

Although they've been flying very much under the radar in recent weeks, The Civil Wars have unveiled their newest music video—the result of a fan contest—for the track "20 Years" off their debut album Barton Hollow. The video, which tells an emotional story of love and loss, was directed by John du Toit and Chris Allen. It's not new music, but it's definitely a reminder to fans of why they fell in love with the pair, and why they hope new material does soon surface.

WATCH: Kanye West Discusses 'The Kilt' Backstage With Team

So Kanye West caught some flak last week during his performance at the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief, including jabs from Chris Brown (?). While it certainly was a topic of conversation during and following the event, a newly-released VOYR video reveals some backstage footage of Ye and his team discussing the look when he first entertained wearing the piece from Givenchy several months back in the middle of his Watch The Throne tour with Jay-Z.

WATCH: She & Him Debut 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Video

While Zooey Deschanel was in the news for other reasons on Tuesday, her musical duo with M. Ward She & Him premiered a sweet little animated video for their holiday song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” one of the 12 songs featured on their Christmas album, A Very She & Him Christmas (Merge Records). Directed by Elliot Dear, the video plays off the back-and-forth vocals of the song, which is destined to be a new holiday favorite.

WATCH: The Killers Bring In Mannequins For 'Here With Me' Video

Following the release of their video earlier this week for "Miss Atomic Bomb," The Killers have wasted no time in cranking out another set of visuals. In this newest video for "Here With Me," the band is seen performing in an empty grand performance hall between creepy sequences of a man falling in love with a wax mannequin, one which occasionally comes to life to love him back.

WATCH: Ben Howard Covers Ellie Goulding's 'Figure 8'

Because it's just not enough that his own music is so incredible, Ben Howard had to go and cover Ellie Goulding's latest single "Figure 8," giving nothing short of a brilliant performance this week on BBC's Radio 1. Amongst a string of new material, Howard re-imagined the British songstress' track with great vocal prowess and some mad guitar skills. Watch the performance below, with a nice nod to Little Dragons "Twice" towards the end.

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