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Adele 'wants to get record right'

Adele is said to be holding off on finalising which songs will appear on her new album until she's sure the music is perfect. Read more...

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Maximo Park new video for 'Give, Get, Take'

Continuing what has been a successful 2014 with sold out UK tour, a Top Ten showing with the album 'Too Much Information' coupled Read more...


Tulisa rush releases new single after leak

Due to an online leak of her new single Tulisa has been forced into releasing her new single, due December 7th, right now. Read more...


Orbital call time as Paul Hartnoll reveals new album

After a very successful reunion in 2008 that included sell out tours, headline appearances at festivals around the world, special guest Read more...


Ricky Martin: I want more babies!

Ricky Martin has vowed to be as honest as possible with his sons. Read more...


Ariana Grande 'cancels trip over Ebola fear'

Ariana Grande is thought to have postponed her visit to Spain because she's worried about Ebola. Read more...


Led Zeppelin lose first round in legal battle

The opening legal maneuver in the lawsuit against Led Zeppelin over the song Stairway to Heaven has gone against the band. Read more...


The Tide Is High songwriter John Holt dies

Reggae singer and songwriter John Holt died on Sunday in a London hospital at the age of 69. No cause of death has been released. Read more...


Beyonce 'wants Jay to get healthy'

Beyonce Knowles has reportedly asked her husband Jay Z to diet as she's worried about his health. Read more...


Sinead O'Connor 'never linked to Pope performance'

Sinead O'Connor's claim that her AMA's performance was cancelled because the Pope refused to appear was reportedly untrue. Read more...


Albums of the Year celebrated in new series

Tastemakers including Zane Lowe, Jamie T, Huw Stephens, Jen Long, Gilles Peterson, Sara Cox, MistaJam and Rudimental Read more...


Kylie Jenner 'accompanies Tyga to Europe'

Kylie Jenner, 17, is said to have taken a trip to Europe with Tyga, 24, to accompany him on tour. Read more...


Jason Derulo break-up sparks creativity

Billboard ​caught ​up with Jason Derulo - who recently broke up with longtime girlfriend Jordan Sparks - to talk about his most recent Read more...


Taylor Swift explains 'Welcome To New York'

Taylor Swift, seven-time GRAMMY Award winner and global superstar, will exclusively unlock 'Welcome To New York' on iTunes Read more...


Lenny Kravitz: Stevie is Wonderful

Lenny Kravitz holds Stevie Wonder's album Innervisions "close to him" as it reminds him of his mother. Read more...


Taylor Swift: Not all stars have secrets

Taylor Swift is tired of the celebrity "takedown culture" which is so prolific at the moment. Read more...


Chrissie Hynde reveals December tour dates

2014 is a landmark year for the unmistakable Chrissie Hynde. A return to the live space, 'Stockholm', her first solo album outside Read more...


Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Golding 'Outside'

CALVIN HARRIS today unleashes another track from his forthcoming album, the hotly anticipated 'Motion'. 'Outside feat. Ellie Goulding'; Read more...


Tulisa announces new single 'Living Without You'

The most talked about UK star of 2014, Tulisa, makes her hugely anticipated return to the world of music this December with her Read more...


Nicki Minaj talks anaconda video, power and control

GQ's newest correspondent, Taffy Brodesser-Akner, chats with the cheeky genius (in between cat naps) about the Anaconda video Read more...


The Charlatans new album and tour dates

The Charlatans - Tim Burgess, Mark Collins, Martin Blunt and Tony Rogers - release their twelfth album, Modern Nature on BMG Chrysalis on 26th January 2015. Read more...


Jack Savoretti new album 'Written In Scars'

Armed with new songs, a new direction and a new lease of life, Jack Savoretti is set to release his stunning new LP 'Written In Scars' Read more...


Coldplay announce 'Ghost Stories Live 2014' film and CD

Coldplay have today announced the 24 November release of a new concert film and live album, Ghost Stories Live 2014 Read more...


Kylie pulls German gigs as promoter goes bust

Kylie Minogue has cancelled all upcoming shows for Germany after the local promoter went into administration. Read more...


Foo Fighters accused of rip off

Foo Fighters are being accused of ripping off a Dio song with their new track 'Something From Nothing'. Read more...


Nick Cannon's co-stars have his back

Nick Cannon is "keeping his cool" in the wake of his split from Mariah Carey, according to his co-star. Read more...


Grande takes advice from Miley

Ariana Grande contacted the Wrecking Ball singer to help her cope with false reports. Read more...


American Idol contestant dies at 32

Joanne Borgella, an American Idol contestant from the 2008 season, has lost her battle with cancer at the age of 32. Read more...


Matthew Morrison marries

Matthew Morrison and Renee Puente have exchanged vows in Hawaii. Read more...

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