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Rihanna Hit By Tour Fines

Rihanna has racked up over £200,000 of fines on her '777' tour.The 'Where Have You Been?' hitmaker - who is performing seven gigs in seven cities in seven days - keeps being penalised because her...

Rihanna 777 Tour Update: From Paris With Love

Rihanna hit stop four on her 777 world tour, where the singer hits seven cities across the globe in seven different countries in, yeah you guessed it, seven days, when she hit up Paris last...

Tinchy Stryder Supporting Cheryl

Tinchy Stryder will support Cheryl Cole on her first headline tour. The 'Bright Lights' singer will open for the 'Call My Name' hitmaker on the dates for the 'Million Lights Tour' in October, joining artists...

Akon's Lawsuit Over Two More Children

R&B star Akon is taking legal action to be registered as the father of two children, according to a new report.The Smack That hitmaker became a dad for the sixth time in 2009 following a...

Eminem Facebook Milestone: He Is The Most Liked Person Alive!

60 million proved to be the lucky number for Eminem, as he soared above his rivals to become the most 'liked' person on Facebook, and the first living person to surpass 60 million 'likes', with...

Sway Missed Out On David Guetta Track?

Sway missed out on appearing on David Guetta's 'Sexy B**ch'.The 28-year-old rapper was rushing out of the studio when David was working with Akon on the dance track, and he admits he regrets it as...

Akon Forgets Lyrics He Used To Know While Covering Gotye Hit At Party

R&B singer Akon was left red faced during a private gig in New York on Tuesday (26Jun12) after he forgot the lyrics to one of his new songs.The Locked Up hitmaker is set to release...

Deadmau5 Blasts Madonna, David Guetta And Skrillex

deadmau5 has blasted Madonna, David Guetta and Skrillex.The 'I Remember' dance musician famously criticised Madonna after she appeared to ask fans who was taking drugs at one of her concerts, and has now said she...

Akon Planning Reggae Album

R&B singer Akon is planning to change musical direction and release a reggae album after collaborating with Bob Marley's sons for his new project.The Smack That hitmaker jetted to Jamaica to work with Stephen Marley...

Akon Desperate To Sign American Idol Star

Hitmaker Akon can't wait for American Idol finalist Jessica Sanchez to be voted off the TV talent show - so he can sign her up.It appears the teenager has a career path mapped out for...

Akon Thanks Mum For Not Bailing Him Out Of Jail

Hip-hop star Akon has thanked his mother for refusing to bail him out of jail following his arrest in 1998, insisting spending six months behind bars "saved" his life.The Locked Up hitmaker, real name Aliaune...

Akon Accidentally Hung Up On Jackson Out Of Shock

Hip-hop star Akon hung up on Michael Jackson when the King of Pop first phoned him about recording a duet - because he refused to believe his childhood idol was a fan.Akon, real name Aliaune...

Dj Adam J Would Like To Take Cassie To Dinner

DJ Adam J wants to take Cassie to Pizza Express.Adam - who has just released his debut single 'We Came to Party'- admitted if he had the chance, he would take the US R&B singer...

Guetta Seeks Song Advice From Fans

French Dj David Guetta has asked fans for advice on his next single, because he can't decide whether to release his Akon collaboration or his project with Chris Brown and Lil Wayne.The producer is eyeing...

Akon Files Counter-suit In Construction Work Dispute

R&B star Akon has hit back at a construction company boss who is suing him over an unpaid bill by filing a counter-suit alleging he was overcharged for poor workmanship.Jay Poorak, who runs U.S. company...

Akon In Legal Battle With His Lawyers

R&B star Akon is facing further legal troubles after becoming embroiled in a dispute with his lawyers.The Smack That singer was recently sued by bosses of a construction firm, who claimed he had failed to...

Akon Sued Over Construction Bill

R&B star Akon is facing a legal battle over an allegedly unpaid bill for construction work at his home in Georgia.The singer has been accused of failing to hand over $51,000 (£31,875) to a local...

Foo Fighters And Deadmau5 To Collaborate At Grammys

Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 will collaborate at the Grammy Awards.The rock group with be paired with the Canadian DJ to perform his remixed version of their track 'Rope' - which is nominated for a trophy...

David Guetta Wants House To Be As Big As Hip Hop

David Guetta hopes he can make house music as big as hip-hop and rock music in America. The DJ and producer has been a key figure in bringing commercial dance to the US charts through...

David Guetta Brings Out Nicki's Best Vocals

David Guetta enjoys bringing out Nicki Minaj's "full capacity as a singer". The 'Sexy Chick' hitmaker has worked with the rapper on a number of tracks including 'Where Them Girls At' and 'Turn Me On',...

How Heartache Inspired Lady Gaga's 'Marry The Night'

Lady Gaga has revealed how the heartache of being dropped from her first label Island Def Jam Records inspired her new video for 'Marry the Night'. The pop superstar unleashed the epic 13 minute video...

Jay Z And Kanye West Tops Earners List With $53 Million

Jay Z and his 'Watch the Throne' collaborator Kanye West dominate the top of Forbes Hip-hop earners list 2011, placing first and third with combined yearly earnings of $53 million. The list, which does not...

David Guetta Held Back Album For Jessie J

David Guetta held back his new album so he could include Jessie J.The dance musician's new album 'Nothing but the Beat' was ready for release, until he heard back from the 'Do It like a...

Lady Gaga Is A Design 'Inspiration'

Lady Gaga is a creative "inspiration" according to the Polaroid chairman.The eccentric singer was named as creative director of the company last year and while the appointment was greeted with disbelief in some areas, chairman...

The Game's Manager Surrenders To Cops

The manager of rapper The Game and R&B star Akon has turned himself over to police after a fugitive warrant was issued for his arrest in relation to federal drug charges.James Rosemond, also known as...

David Guetta Chased Nicki Minaj

David Guetta was so desperate to work with Nicki Minaj he pursued her for a year. The French DJ and producer - who is behind some of biggest hits of recent years, including Flo Rida's...

David Guetta Chased Nicki Minaj

David Guetta was so desperate to work with Nicki Minaj he pursued her for a year. The French DJ and producer - who is behind some of biggest hits of recent years, including Flo Rida's...

David Guetta Chased Nicki Minaj

David Guetta was so desperate to work with Nicki Minaj he pursued her for a year. The French DJ and producer - who is behind some of biggest hits of recent years, including Flo Rida's...

Akon Strips Off Onstage

R&B star Akon gave fans a raunchy surprise at a gig on Wednesday (27Apr11) by stripping down to his underwear onstage.The Smack That hitmaker was performing as part of Usher's Omg Tour in Sunrise, Florida,...

Selena Gomez Lands Prank Show

Selena Gomes has reportedly landed her own "prank" show.The 18-year-old star has filmed a pilot for the as-yet untitled programme, which is said to be similar to 'Punk'd' - in which Ashton Kutcher played tricks...

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