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One Direction single brings fans to tears

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Gaga's best day with Bennett

Lady Gaga gushed over her performance with the jazz legend. Read more...


Eve's 'amazing' marriage

Eve believes married life with her new husband Maximillion Cooper is delightful. Read more...


Boomtown Rats to play first U.S. shows since the 80's

Boomtown Rats return to America for this first time since the 80's! Read more...


Mos Def sets three UK tour dates

2014 marks 15 years since the release of Mos Def's critically acclaimed album, 'Black On Both Sides' - thematerial of '99 which is now recognised as one of ... Read more...


Kele Okereke unveils second track new album

Today Kele ' best known for his work as the front man of acclaimed rock band Bloc Party ' debuts a new song entitled 'Coasting' Read more...


Louis Tomlinson: I wanted solo stardom

Louis Tomlinson "couldn't understand" why he was in One Direction when the band was first formed. Read more...


J-Hud: New album is a blast

Jennifer Hudson enjoyed creating a new connection with people as she made her latest album JHUD. Read more...


The Vamps announce charity version of single

The Vamps have teamed up with YouTube's hottest young stars to bring fans a special, charity version of their new single, 'Oh Cecilia (Breaking My Heart)'. Read more...


Iggy Pop to deliver John Peel Lecture

BBC Music and The Radio Academy today announce that Iggy Pop will be delivering the fourth annual John Peel Lecture at Radio Festival 2014 Read more...


Lenny Kravitz: It's all about me

Lenny Kravitz liked getting some distance from himself by dipping his toes into acting. Read more...


U2 say no to Bono on guitar

U2's Bono spoke to Christian O'Connell on the Absolute Radio Breakfast show in an exclusive interview in which he revealed that Read more...


Lionel Richie announces UK greatest hits tour

Since his massive Tuskeegee Tour in 2012 delighted audiences across Europe, today the multi-platinum selling artist Lionel Richie Read more...


Hilary Duff gets personal on new album

Hilary Duff's new music is mainly upbeat, but some of the tracks have a more serious sound. Read more...


Samuel L. Jackson: I'll crush Cowell at Christmas

Samuel L. Jackson thinks he could beat Simon Cowell to the number one spot in the UK charts this Christmas. Read more...


Tony Visconti: I was misquoted on Bowie album

Producer Tony Visconti had everyone excited last week over a forthcoming David Bowie studio album that he said would be out "soon." Read more...


Thom Yorke tweet starts Radiohead album rumours

Radiohead's Thom Yorke has tweeted a picture of a unidentified vinyl record leading to speculation that a new Radiohead album may be imminent. Read more...


Staind singer safe after plane incident

Staind singer Aaron Lewis is safe after a private charter plane he was traveling in veered off a runway in Texas and was stuck in mud. Read more...


Naughty Boy wins Rising Star award

The winners of the 14th annual Asian Achievers Awards were announced on September 19th at a star-studded gala event at the Grosvenor House Hotel, on London's Pa... Read more...


Rudimental and Gorgon City to play sky high gig

BRIT Award-winning, platinum-selling London four-piece Rudimental and hit-makers Gorgon City will take to the skies to perform Read more...


Keys: Kids give me hope

Alicia Keys shares her conversation with her children about the importance of achieving world peace. Read more...


The Fall reveal new live album

Following on from the release of RE-MIT and The Remainderer EP, comes The Fall's first live album for Cherry Red. Collated and compiled Read more...


Ne-Yo to play Royal Albert Hall date

Three-time GRAMMY award-winning, platinum selling singer, songwriter, actor and producer NE-YO has announced he will be performing at London's Royal Albert Hall Read more...


Cuomo gets goosebumps at new album

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo gets "goosebumps" listening to their new album Everything Will Be Alright in the End. Read more...


Roberts: I can't talk to Timberlake

Ashley Roberts isn't sure she'll ever be able to speak to Justin Timberlake. Read more...


Delevingne's 'secret talks' with Cowell

Cara Delevingne is reportedly considering a deal with Simon Cowell's SyCo Entertainment. Read more...


Band of Skulls new single 'Himalayan'

Band of Skulls continue their most successful year to date with the release of a new single from their critically acclaimed album Himalayan Read more...


Smith: I wanted to be a diva

Sam Smith's musical influences have always been women, and the British star used to have dreams of being a diva. Read more...


Don Henley presents Robert Redford with Environmental Award

Robert Redford received the Walden Woods Project's 2014 Global Environmental Leadership Award last night during a fundraising Read more...

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