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Ice Cube returns with new single and 10th album

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Adam and Behati's 'fun wedding'

Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo apparently had "so much fun" on their wedding day. Read more...


Jessie J: Women have difficulties

Jessie J thinks people underestimate the difficulties women go through. Read more...


Avicii recruits Bon Jovi & Chris Martin on new album

Avicii is adding a rock flavour to his next album with guest appearances from Jon Bon Jovi, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Chris Martin of Coldplay. Read more...


Johnny Marr announces new solo album 'Playland'

Johnny Marr has announced the release date for his second solo album "Playland," which is set for release on October 7. Read more...


ZZ Top postpone tour as Dusty Hill has surgery

ZZ Top have been forced to postpone their upcoming US tour because bass player Dusty Hill has had to have surgery. Read more...


Chris Brown 'double-dating with football star'

Chris Brown has supposedly developed an unlikely friendship with French soccer player Samir Nasri. Read more...


Bieber 'trying to hide flings'

Justin Bieber reportedly ditched his hook-ups while shopping at the mall on Monday. Read more...


Swift's guards 'hawking residents'

Taylor Swift's security personnel have reportedly ticked off the star's Rhode Island neighbours once again. Read more...


Weezer premieres first new song since 2010

Weezer have revealed their new single 'Back To The Shack' to be released on 22 September. Read more...


McGraw addresses fan 'swat'

Tim McGraw says he doesn't "feel good" about getting physical with an overzealous fan at his Atlanta show last week. Read more...


Clean Bandit reveal new video for Come Over ft. Stylo G

Clean Bandit have unveiled the incredible video for new single Come Over ft. Stylo G. Read more...


Sam Smith announces new single - I'm Not The Only One

This autumn sees the release of Sam Smith's new single release 'I'm Not The Only One' taken from his multi-platinum selling album 'In The Lonely Hour' Read more...


Primus drummers heart surgery a success

Tim Alexander, drummer for Primus, has had successful open heart surgery to clear a blockage in his heart. Read more...


Mel B 'told to behave'

Mel B has reportedly been advised by her X Factor bosses to remain composed while filming the show in the festive city of Cancun, Mexico. Read more...


Banks November tour dates

As anticipation continues to mount in the run up to the release of her feverishly awaited debut album, BANKS announces a UK headline tour this November. Read more...


Ariana Grande frustrated by frog sex

Ariana Grande has found it hard to sleep because of mating frogs. Read more...


Ashlee's 'not suffering with wedding nerves'

Ashlee Simpson is apparently adamant she won't get stressed out by her wedding. Read more...


Ella Eyre October tour announced

With her magnificent mane of leonine hair, ferocious powerhouse soul vocal and impressively energetic live show, Ella Eyre has become an Read more...


Maverick Sabre announces UK tour dates

Maverick Sabre, the biggest male breakthrough artist of 2012, returns to the live arena with 9 must see dates across the UK this autumn. Read more...


Mel B 'hands family olive branch'

Mel B is trying to make amends with her family, according to reports. Read more...


Beck, Kasabian and Jungle for iTunes Festival

The annual festival of free gigs at London's legendary venue The Roundhouse is back for the whole of September 2014, with 30 nights of free live Read more...


Kasabian: Jake Bugg and us reviving guitar music

Tom Meighan says the DVD of their Leicester gig (Summer Solstice) will be out for Christmas. He goes on to say that Kasabian and Jake Bugg are the bands "revivi... Read more...


1975 singer Matt Healy: I won't turn into Bobo

1975 singer Matt Healy has been telling XFM that constant touring has influenced the band's new material. but he worries that they'll burn out if they're not ca... Read more...


Abba to release complete 1979 Wembley gig

Abba will release the complete 'Live At Wembley Arena' concert for the first time in October. Read more...


Lady Antebellum reveal 5th album cover and tracklisting

Lady Antebellum will release their fifth studio album '747' in October. Read more...


Beyonce mum on former bandmate's arrest

Beyonce has not commented on reports of Farrah Franklin's arrest. Read more...


Murphy welcomes back Glee stars

Ryan Murphy wants to go out with a bang. Read more...


Morrissey album debuts at no. 2

Nothing can stop Ed Sheeran. While is seemed, mid-week, that Morrissey was going to knock him out of the number 1 spot on the British Albums chart Read more...

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