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Skepta premieres Shutdown video

Today ' Sunday 26th April ' sees the release of Skepta's massive new single 'Shutdown'. Read more...

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Jay Z defends TIDAL

Jay Z has lashed out against relentless critics of his new streaming service TIDAL. Read more...


Ed Sheeran: Swift's the best wingman!

Ed Sheeran has joked his good friend Taylor Swift is helping him find new women to date following his split from Athina Andrelos recently. Read more...


Nick Jonas: Love makes life easier

Nick Jonas has spoken about how having girlfriend Olivia Culpo as his 'teammate' benefits his mental and emotional state. Read more...


Rita Ora, Mark Ronson & Primal Scream all Silver Clef winners

Nordoff Robbins is delighted to today announce three new winners of its O2 Silver Clef Awards ' Rita Ora, Mark Ronson and Primal Scream. Read more...


Son Lux postpone shows to work on Paper Towns film score

Following the announcement of Son Lux's forthcoming album 'Bones', which is set for release on June 22nd via Glassnote Recordings Read more...


VB 'on hand to help Brooklyn's career'

Victoria Beckham reportedly gave son Brooklyn a lesson on how to "work the room" ahead of a recent event. Read more...


Pete Wentz: Green Day will always rock

Pete Wentz feels like Green Day 'represents all of us' in the rock genre. Read more...


From The Jam to headline Chester-le-street Mod Festival

Original Jam member Bruce Foxton's band top the bill at the Riverside Park event with The Lambrettas and Secret Affair also on the lineup. Read more...


Rihanna's 'career fears'

Rihanna is reportedly feeling betrayed after a video of her holding a suspicious looking object went viral.  Read more...


Pete Townshend to get Stevie Ray Vaughan Award

Pete Townshend of the Who has been selected to receive the 2015 Stevie Ray Vaughan Award from the MusiCare MAP Fund. Read more...


Girlpool announce regional dates & album

After announcing London album release shows at Dalston Roof Park & Electric Ballroom (w/Waxahatchee) last week, Cleo Tucker & Harmony Tividad Read more...


Hozier on life's uncertainty

Hozier wishes someone had told him everyone is unhappy as a teenager. Read more...


Martin's divorce gift for Paltrow

Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow's divorce is reportedly just as amicable as their conscious uncoupling.  Read more...


Together & Defected announce Ibiza season line-ups

Having already announced that some of the most exciting and forward thinking artists will take centre stage on Tuesday nights at Amnesia Read more...


Giorgio Moroder covers Tom's Diner with Suzanne Vega

Giorgio Moroder has revealed another taste of his upcoming album 'Dejà Vu' with a cover of Suzanne Vega's 'Tom's Diner' featuring Britney Spears. Read more...


Spandau Ballet to play Eden Sessions

Spandau Ballet are the latest superstar act to play this summer's Eden Sessions with ASUS Transformer Book Chi. Read more...


Kaiser Chiefs, Professor Green, Ella Eyre for Sounds in the Grounds

Sounds in the Grounds is a brand new event for the Midlands' music calendar, to be hosted in the spectacular grounds of Warwick Castle. Read more...


Kanye & Kim K pregnant?

Kim Kardashian believes her and Kanye becoming parents again will "cement them as a family", according to reports. Read more...


Lambert: I might tour alone!

Adam Lambert has spoken about his 'exciting' collaboration with Queen guitarist Brian May on the pop star's new song Lucy. Read more...


Milian: Lil Wayne is very sweet

Christina Milian has opened up about her feelings for rapper Lil Wayne, even though she had denied they were dating in the past. Read more...


Britny Fox return

BRITNY FOX has returned from a long hiatus fully charged and ready to rock! The band is currently writing for a new album, and plans to book and perform select ... Read more...


50 Cent: Sometimes Mayweather's not right

50 Cent has spoken about the status of his up-and-down friendship with professional boxer Floyd Mayweather. Read more...


Ronan Keating joins IOW charity dragon boat race

Yesterday, on St George's Day, The Isle of Wight Festival launched their new partnership withWellChild, the national charity for sick childre Read more...


Marina and the Diamonds open up

Following the recent release of her critically acclaimed third studio album Froot, British pop supremo Marina Diamandis opens up and Read more...


John Mayer to tour with The Grateful Dead?

According to sources, a trek with the Grammy-winning singer and guitarist is being planned this autum. Read more...


Romeo Santos 'selling out' like Beyonce

In this week's Billboard cover story Romeo Santos talks about his sexuality, selling out concerts like 'Beyonce', and manning up as a father. Read more...


The Zombies to play acoustic London date

Brit legends, The Zombies fresh back from a triumphant SXSW announce an intimate UK gig ahead of their brand new studio album, scheduled for release this Summer... Read more...


Former Thrills man Ben Carrigan new single

Ben Carrigan (a founding member of The Thrills) releases his new solo single, The Sweetest Stories, on Friday, 29th May Read more...

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