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Joe Cocker dies

Joe Cocker has lost his battle with lung cancer on Monday, it has been confirmed. Read more...

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Diaz 'madly in love with Madden'

Cameron Diaz was reportedly 'swept off her feet' by Benji Madden. Read more...


Sparks: Don't distract me!

Jordin Sparks is 'in a really good place' after her break-up with Jason Derulo. Read more...


Madonna: Everyone has to leave their phone at the door

Billboard spoke with Madonna to talk about her new album and it's "chaotic" recording process, and how her day-to-day business Read more...


Darlene Love plays final Christmas on Letterman

Darlene Love has sung for Christmas classic 'Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)' for David Letterman for the last time. Read more...


Lynyrd Skynyrd to film classic albums live

Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform their first two albums, in their entirety, at a Jacksonville, FL for release on home video. Read more...


Kiss recording with Japanese Idol winners

KISS have recorded two new songs with the Japanese Idol winners Momoiro Clover Z (also known as Momoclo). Read more...


Ne-Yo - I'm a Christmas mama's boy

Ne-Yos mother always tells him it "won't be pretty" if he skips spending Christmas with her. Read more...


Chris Brown 'taking sentence seriously'

Chris Brown is apparently completing six hours of community service a day without "acting up". Read more...


Madonna: I've been terrorised

Madonna has spoken out fully about having 13 of her demos leaked online last week. Read more...


McGraw, Hill estate for sale

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are apparently unloading another 623 acres of their Nashville, Tennessee property. Read more...


Cowell 'loved up' in Barbados

Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman are soaking up the sun this holiday season. Read more...


Clarkson's Miracle on Broadway

Kelly Clarkson is beaming over the success of her inaugural Nashville show. Read more...


Lovatos holiday break

Demi Lovato is looking forward to completely disconnecting during the holiday season. Read more...


Joe Cocker dies aged 70

Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of the Beatles' With A Little Help From My Friends, has died aged 70. Read more...


Khloe: Think positive!

Khloe Kardashian shares her thoughts on the importance of an optimistic attitude. Read more...


Ariana Grande: Xmas is about family

Ariana Grande is excited to have time off with her family over the festive season. Read more...


Sir Elton John and David Furnish marry

Sir Elton John and David Furnish have tied the knot and are getting ready for a A-list celebration. Read more...


Nick Jonas: I don't do ex friends

Nick Jonas doesn't know what ex-girlfriends Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez think of his new solo music. Read more...


Madonna's 'Rebel Heart' beats big

Madonna's Beyonce-like stealth Rebel Heart release has jumped to an immediate number one on iTunes charts in 36 countries. Read more...


Bass weds

Lance Bass has married his fiancé, artist Michael Turchin. Read more...


Mel B 'delays eye op'

Mel B has apparently postponed an operation for a corneal transplant. Read more...


Frank Sinatra app to kicks off Sinatra 100 celebration

Throughout 2015, one of the world's most beloved entertainment icons of all time, Frank Sinatra, will be celebrated around the world with Read more...


BBC Radio 6 Music announces its Top 15 Albums of the Year

Today, BBC Radio 6 Music announced its No.1 album of the year, as voted for by the network's presenters and teams. Read more...


Lily Allen: Presents don't matter

Lily Allen buys her husband random gifts when she spots them, rather than birthday and anniversary presents. Read more...


Courteney 'wants Christmas with ex'

Courteney Cox and Johnny McDaid will be having a traditional Irish Christmas together this year, according to reports. Read more...


Madonna to release new album Monday

Madonna's already leaked new album is expected to be released stealth style on Monday. Read more...


The Rolling Stones Christmas message

The Rolling Stones have sent a Christmas message to fans suggesting the show will go on in 2015. Read more...


Iron Maiden fail to stop Ben Haenow top Christmas chart

The campaign to use Iron Maiden to block Simon Cowell's X Factor winner Ben Haenow from topping the UK chart is set to fail Read more...

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