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Sean Connery To Join Bond Stars At Oscars?

Sir Sean Connery may join other James Bond actors in a tribute to the secret agent at the Oscars.Academy bosses are hoping to coax the film legend out of retirement to join fellow 007 stars...

Is It Time For James Bond To Win An Oscar? Mark Kermode Thinks So

Despite being called the best Bond over, breaking box-office records and continuing the tradition of subsequent 007 flicks to outdo the last, Skyfall risks falling into the pantheon of James Bond films not to grab...

Time For "Bond To Get Proper Attention At The Oscars" Says Former 007, Timothy Dalton

You would have thought a glamorous, black tie event, with expensive drinks and beautiful, sometimes evil people in attendance would see 007 shine. But for whatever reason - the Academy's reluctance to reward film series...

A Very British Oscars - Will Adele And James Bond Fill This Year's Awards?

While British industrial exports have been in the decline over the past twenty years, our entertainment industries are bringing in the big bucks, and two of the biggest over the past few years have been...

Adele Oscar Appearance Possible After Academy's James Bond Tribute Announced

The Oscars planned tribute to James Bond has led to rumors that Adele may perform the theme song to Skyfall at the prestigious movie awards, thus making it the star’s the first live comeback since...

The Oscars’ Bond Tribute: A Perfect Stage For Adele To Shine Again

Could anyone else have done Skyfall justice?We don’t mean Daniel Craig as Bond; we’re talking Bond tunes, and perhaps no one could have trilled Skyfall with such a meaningful presence as Adele did. Considering 007’s...

Adele's 21 Rules Best Sellers List, Again

Adele's album '21' has once again topped the US charts in 2012.The British songbird's second record sold an impressive 4.41 million copies last year, beating the likes of Taylor Swift and One Direction to the...

Haim Named Bbc Sound Of 2013

Haim have been named the BBC's Sound Of 2013.The Californian trio of sisters beat AlunaGeorge, Angel Haze, and twelve other acts to claim the top spot in the broadcaster's annual list of bands to watch.the...

Adele Was 2012 Queen Of U.s. Charts

British soul star Adele has been crowned America's chart queen of 2012 after scoring the official top-selling album of the year.The singer's record 21 was the best-seller in the U.S. for two years in a...

Adele Tops More Charts, 21 Is 2012'S Biggest Album

Adele sings and she tops charts, that's what she's best at, and, unsurprisingly, she's done it again. For the second consecutive year she's managed to have the biggest selling album of the year, reports the...

Katy Perry: Oscar Nomination Would Be A 'Dream'

Katy Perry has revealed it would be a ''dream'' to win an Oscar for 'Wide Awake'.The song was written for her 2012 concert movie, 'Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D', and could be in contention...

Despite UK Artist Success, Cd Album Sales Down 19.5%, Overall Album Sales Down 11.2%

It's no real surprise that sales of CD albums have dropped by 19.5%, with the rise of mp3 players and everyone using laptops, phones, and tablets along with the internet for all their musical needs,...

Music Downloads Into The Billions After Latest Sales Calculations

Film and music downloads have finally hit the £1 billion mark as the Entertainment Retailers Association show that British shoppers splurging on digital albums, movies and games is increasing in number.Entertainment lovers spent £1.033 billion...

2012, A Year In The Life Of Adele Adele: 21, Baby, Skyfall And Breaking Records

Adele hasn't even hit the age of 25, but in her 24 short years she's managed to garner more accolades than most people within a 100 year lifetime. Her stunning voice and simple lyrics have...

Adele Overtakes Oasis On U.k.'S All-time Album Sales List

British soul sensation Adele's year is ending on a high - she has overtaken Oasis in the list of best-selling U.K. albums.The Chasing Pavements hitmaker's second record 21 pushed out Michael Jackson's Thriller earlier this...

Adele Trademarks Her Name

British singer Adele has trademarked her name to ensure it cannot be used for any unaffiliated products, according to a report.The Someone Like You singer allegedly took the decision to protect her name and prevent...

Adele Beats Fraudsters With Newly Trademarked Moniker

Adele has trademarked her name in a bid to prevent fraudsters using her moniker to sell fake merchandise for profit.The 'Someone Like You' hitmaker discovered that many of her devoted fanbase have been the victims...

Fame At Last: Adele’S ‘Someone Like You’ Is Most Popular Karaoke Tune In Britain

Adele may have walked away from the Grammys with a clutch of awards at the start of the year but by golly, she’s ended it on an enviable high, having been awarded what could only...

Adele Named Entertainer Of The Year

Soul superstar Adele has been voted the Entertainer of the Year in a new 2012 poll.The Rolling in the Deep hitmaker emerged as the clear winner in the Associated Press survey, in which editors were...

Tom Odell Is The Brits' Critics Choice For 2013

Tom Odell has won the BRITs Critics' Choice award.The 22-year-old singer-songwriter - who studied at Brighton Institute of Modern Music in Sussex, South East England - is the first male recipient of the title after...

Adele Makes 30 Under 30 List

One Direction, Adele and Marcus Mumford have made the Forbes' 30 Under 30 Music list.The artists are among those highlighted by the analysis company as being the ''brightest stars'' of their generation, decided by a...

Tom Odell 'Honoured' To Win Brits Critics' Choice Award

Tom Odell is ''honoured'' to have won the BRITs Critics' Choice Award for 2013.The 22-year-old singer-songwriter from Sussex, South East England, beat nominees AlunaGeorge and Laura Mvula to be chosen for the prestigious award -...

Fatboy Slim Buys New Mansion

Fatboy Slim has purchased a new beachfront home from Sir Paul McCartney's ex-wife.The DJ - whose real name is Norman Cook - and his wife Zoe Ball have snapped up Heather Mills' mansion for £2.75...

Paul Epworth Clears Up Comments About Speedy Skyfall Recording

Music producer Paul Epworth has clarified comments he made about Adele's rapid recording of the Skyfall theme song, insisting his remarks have been "taken out of context".The Rolling in the Deep hitmaker was approached by...

Adele Named Billboard's Top Artist Of 2012

Adele has topped off yet another remarkable year by being named Billboard's top artis of 2012, whilst her second album, the hit 21, was named top album of the year in the music magazine's annual...

Brits And Online Hits Take Over The 2012 Billboard Charts

The Billboard chart holds few surprises this year as British boyband One Direction took the top spot for new artist or group. It’s been the year of the British invasion of the American charts,...

Adele Wins Big At Billboard Awards Again

Brits ruled the American charts again in 2012 - Adele and One Direction have landed Billboard's biggest end-of-year awards.The boy band was named Top New Artist/Group, while Adele picked up the Artist of the Year...

Adele Recorded Skyfall In 10 Minutes

Soul singer Adele recorded Golden Globe-nominated Bond theme Skyfall in just 10 minutes.The Rolling in the Deep hitmaker was approached by music producer Paul Epworth to sing the theme earlier this year (12), and on...

Adele Rules Itunes Chart For A Second Year

British pop star Adele has scored a chart double after her mega-hit album 21 was named the best-selling record on iTunes for a second year running.The Rolling In The Deep hitmaker was crowned the queen...

Paul Epworth 'Surprised' By Golden Globe Nod

Paul Epworth is ''very surprised'' 'Skyfall' has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award.The producer - who co-wrote and worked on the latest James Bond theme song with Adele - is always delighted to be...

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