will.i.am Sends One Out to Corporate America

Black Eyed Pea promotes new Beetle, cheers jobmakers

When Volkswagen and MTV booked the Black Eyed Peas to headline their joint World Stage event Monday night at Manhattan's Terminal 5, they probably thought the band would tout the new third-generation Beetle. Little did they know that in addition to the car, will.i.am would end up endorsing . . . well, commerce.