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Gaga: I took advice from a stripper

Lady Gaga has recalled going to a 'Where strippers go to die' night. Read more...

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J-Los tour fears

Jennifer Lopez has opened up about the struggles of putting on her first world tour in her new documentary. Read more...


Ashlee Simpson pregnant

Ashlee Simpson and new husband Evan Ross are going to be parents. Read more...


Lachey's 'different kind of love' for daughter

Nick Lachey is looking forward to meeting his unborn little girl. Read more...


West 'refusing to spend Christmas with Kris'

Kanye West is reportedly at loggerheads with wife Kim Kardashian about where to spend the holidays. Read more...


Idris Elba teams up with indie band for charity single

Manchester Band 'The Last Party' are donating profits from sales of their single 'A Thousand Smiles' to the Campaign Against Living Miserably Read more...


Elvis at 80

Thursday 8 January 2015 marks 80 years since the birth of Elvis Presley. The evening will begin with an hour-long talk by Adrian Wootton Read more...


Diane Keaton: RiRi rocks

Diane Keaton listens to pop music with her sons. Read more...


Sam Smith only million seller in UK & US for 2014

Sam Smith has become the only artist in the world to score a million-selling album in both the UK and the US during 2014, the Official Charts Company confirms t... Read more...


Fifth Harmony stip back to basics

Fresh from dazzling the UK with their stunning TV debut on The X Factor, US girl group sensation Fifth Harmony filmed a must-watch stripped back version of thei... Read more...


Metallica to play on ice

Metallica are no strangers to playing at sports events, but they've never done it before on ice. Read more...


Ronson will always remember Winehouse

Mark Ronson doesn't think Amy Winehouse would like all of the songs on his new album. Read more...


Nick Cannon 'planning Christmas surprises for Mariah'

Nick Cannon is reportedly going to serenade his estranged wife Mariah Carey under the Christmas tree on December 25. Read more...


Stevie Wonder welcomes ninth child

Stevie Wonder has become a father for the ninth time. Read more...


Mel B's husband: I love my wife

Mel B's husband has denied hurting his wife, insisting he would "take a bullet" for the singer. Read more...


Charli XCX: I want to work with Ora

Charli XCX would love to collaborate with Rita Ora, and thinks she's a "really cool girl". Read more...


Gomez 'turns to Swift for support'

Selena Gomez has reportedly been leaning on friend Taylor Swift as she attempts to get over her ex Justin Bieber. Read more...


Madonna laments 'artistic rape'

Madonna is upset unmastered songs from her new album have leaked onto the Internet. Read more...


Big Sean: Ariana doesn't get carried

Big Sean refutes rumours his girlfriend Ariana Grande acts like a "diva" because she makes staff carry her around like a baby everywhere. Read more...


Sir Elton John will marry Furnish

Sir Elton John is set to officially tie the knot with David Furnish this weekend. Read more...


Mahalia Barnes and Joe Bonamassa recording Betty Davis Songbook

Mahalia Barnes, her band The Soul Mates and American blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa have been working on an album of Betty Davis covers. Read more...


David Byrne to be o be honored

David Byrne will be honored to benefit music education. Read more...


Marilyn Manson gets film composer in on new album

Marilyn Manson's next album 'The Pale Emperor' is a collaboration with film composer and producer Tyler Bates. Read more...


Van Morrison moves to RCA

Van Morrison has a new record label. The Irish icon has signed with RCA to release his next album, the 35th of his career. Read more...


Modest Mouse release first album in eight years

Modest Mouse last released the album 'We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank' in 2007. The new album Strangers To Ourselves will be released in February. Read more...


The Who cancel London

The Who Hit 50 this year but they might have to rename their tour The Who Hits 51 by the time they get to play their shows in London. Read more...


Patrick Stump supports music competitions

Patrick Stump has defended music reality TV shows, even though he knows most in his industry hate them. Read more...


Mahone's girlfriend checklist

Austin Mahone has explained what he looks for in a girl. Read more...


Green Day get Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nod

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame have announced their inductees for 2015 with Green Day and Stevie Ray Vaughan making the cut. Read more...

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