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Alice Cooper apologises for beating McCartney

Alice Cooper thinks competition is key to becoming a successful music artist. Read more...

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John Lennon's killer gets two more years

Mark David Champman, the man who killed John Lennon in 1980, will spend at least two more years behind bars after he was denied parole. Read more...


Lily Allen's behaviour 'worries pals'

Lily Allen's return to the limelight is said to have worried her friends. Read more...


Scott Weiland impostor arrested

The Beverly Hills Police Department, the L.A. Police and the L.A. County Jail have a lot of explaining to do in the case of the arrest Read more...


Diplo talks Katy Perry & Madonna

In this week's Billboard cover story (image below and attached) 35-year-old DJ-producer Wesley Pentz, better-known as Diplo opens up about Read more...


Jessie J new album 'Sweet Talker'

International pop-diva, Jessie J, will release her third studio album "Sweet Talker" on the 13th October through LAVA/Republic Records. Read more...


Selena's anti-bullying message

Selena Gomez has shared a poignant anti-bullying message.


Vance Joy confirms lead single

Vance Joy has announced details of the lead single to be taken from his forthcoming debut album Dream Your Life Away. Read more...


Tom Vek shares video for 'Pushing Your Luck'

London director Paxi's second video for Tom Vek emulates a giant fruit machine using a split screen and rolling footage, highlighting Read more...


Pet Shop Boys appear in The Archers

Pop legends the Pet Shop Boys have saved the day for the residents of Ambridge by stepping in at the last minute to headline Read more...


The Commodores sue former member over name

It's a ploy that has been used for ages by former band members. Perform under the name of their former group and add their name so there is no confusion. Read more...


Scherzinger's 'baby dreams'

Nicole Scherzinger is said to not be "so obsessed" with marrying Lewis Hamilton anymore. Read more...


Carey, Cannon split 'getting ugly'

Mariah Carey thinks Nick Cannon was being 'childish, impulsive and opportunistic' in the way he announced their split. Read more...


dEUS announce 'Selected Songs 1994-2014' album & dates

dEUS are pleased to announce news of some European shows in December, culminating in a show in their native Belgium seeing in the year end. Read more...


Joan Baez, Billy Joel and Stevie Wonder to get ASCAP award

ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) is in the midst of celebrating their 100th anniversary and have Read more...


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Paramore: We'll win over new fans at Reading

Hayley Williams can't wait to play at this weekend's Reading and Leeds festival to people that aren't Paramore fans. Read more...


Benji and Joel Madden talk body ink

Benji and Joel Madden have recalled the fond memories they have of getting inked while in Good Charlotte. Read more...


Miles Kane talks his and Alex Turner movie ambitions

Miles Kane's been telling XFM a bit more about the film script he's working on with Last Shadow Puppets bandmate (and Arctic Monkeys frontman) Alex Turner. Read more...


Genesis announce 3xCD 'R-Kive'

Genesis will release the 3CD anthology collection 'R-Kive' on September 22nd on Virgin EMI / Universal Music Catalogue. Spanning 42 years Read more...


The Knife announce last show and split

The Knife have announced their last live shows, their European leg of the 'Shaken Up Show 2014' tour. Read more...


Amy Winehouse Camden statue confirmed

A life size statue of Amy Winehouse is to be erected near to her north London Camden home. Read more...


Peter Gabriel to get 2014 Prog Rock God Award

Prog Magazine has announced that they have chosen Peter Gabriel as the recipient of their 2014 Prog Rock God Award. Read more...


Foo Fighters 'Sonic Highways' full trailer

Foo Fighters have revealed the full trailer for their upcoming TV series Sonic Highways, the story of their new album. Read more...


Drake 'wants to keep things casual with Rihanna'

Drake reportedly wants to clear the air with his ex Rihanna. Read more...


Kelly Clarkson makes ice-bucket debut

Kelly Clarkson has publicly revealed herself for the first time after accepting an ALS ice-bucket challenge online. Read more...


Miley concert banned in Dominican Republic

Miley Cyrus' forthcoming September concert in the Caribbean country has been banned by officials. Read more...


Ariana clarifies cheating comments

Ariana Grande has insisted her comments about her ex cheating with another guy were 'twisted'. Read more...


Céline's family 'comes first'

Céline Dion is 'trying to stay positive' in the wake of husband René Angélil's cancer diagnosis. Read more...

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