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Aloe Blacc: 'Songwriters Are Being Cheated By Digital Bosses'

24th February 2015

Singer Aloe Blacc feels cheated by the digital success of his Avicii collaboration Wake Me Up, because he made so little money from the song, which has become the most streamed track ever on Spotify.Blacc,...

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T In The Park 2015 Announces Killer Line-up For Its New Venue

By Ruth Buxton-Cook | 20th February 2015

Amazing acts have been announced to perform at this year's T in the Park including Kasabian, Avicii and Fatboy Slim. Despite notorious festivals to match up to, it is looking very likely that this year...

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A$ap Rocky Added To Wireless Festival Line-up

6th February 2015

A$AP Rocky has been added to the Wireless Festival line-up.The 'F**kin' Problems' rapper will return to perform at the festival, taking to the stage on the opening night of the three-day event on July 3...

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Major Lazer And Mary J. Blige For Wireless Festival

6th February 2015

Major Lazer and Mary J. Blige have been added to the Wireless Festival line-up.Diplo's side project and the 'Family Affair' singer will both perform at the three-day festival in London's Finsbury Park along with the...

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Chic To Release New Album In June

3rd February 2015

Chic are to release a new album later this year.The Disco group - fronted by legendary guitarist Nile Rodgers - have signed with Warner Bros. and agreed to release their first record in more than...

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Wireless Celebrating 10th Birthday With Drake

30th January 2015

Wireless Festival will celebrate its 10th birthday with a headline show by Drake.The annual London-based event - which first took place in 2005 - will return to Finsbury Park for three days of music, including...

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Nicki Minaj To Headline Wireless Festival

29th January 2015

Nicki Minaj, Avicii and Drake are to headline Wireless Festival this year.The 'Anaconda' rapper is to take top billing at the annual British music event this summer and will be joined by the other two...

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Aloe Blacc To Collaborate With Lady Antebellum

9th January 2015

R&B star Aloe Blacc is set to give his Avicii dance collaboration Wake Me Up a country twist by joining forces with Lady Antebellum for a one-off performance this weekend (09-11Jan15).Blacc has been added to...

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Madonna Can Be "Big" Again, According To Giorgio Moroder

By Ed Biggs | 1st January 2015

2014 may have ended on a frustrating note for Madonna with the leak of unfinished tracks from her new album, but Giorgio Moroder is predicting a “big” year for the star.In an interview with Bang...

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Avicii Splits From Girlfriend

19th December 2014

Avicii has split from his girlfriend.The 'Wake Me Up' hitmaker - whose real name is Tim Berling - has separated from Raquel Bettencourt after over a year of dating and she has moved out of...

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Madonna's New Album Leaks Online

17th December 2014

Madonna's new album has leaked online before even being announced.The pop legend has been recording music for her 13th studio album for the past year but an unfinished version of the LP has now surfaced...

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Nile Rodgers: The Beatles Changed My Life

16th December 2014

Nile Rodgers says The Beatles changed his life.The 62-year-old musician has revealed the Beatles track 'A Day in the Life' was the first song he played on the guitar, and prompted him to take up...

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Avicii's Wake Me Up Is Most-identified Song On Shazam

11th December 2014

Avicii's hit Aloe Blacc collaboration Wake Me Up has become the most-checked song ever on music app Shazam.More than 19 million people have used the song identification technology to find out the artist behind the...

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Avicii's Mansion Struck With Termite Infestation

5th December 2014

Dance star Avicii has had to pay out $350,000 (£219,000) to repair damages caused by a termite infestation at his home.The Dj, real name Tim Bergling, paid a fortune to replace walls, the roof,...

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Avicii Splashing Out $350k On Termite Infestation

5th December 2014

Avicii is splashing out $350,000 to deal with a termite infestation in his $15.5 million Hollywood Hills mansion. The 25-year-old DJ has forked out the huge sum after several hundred thousand insects caused some serious...

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Chris Martin Can't Get Enough Of Katy Perry

18th November 2014

Chris Martin listens to ''a lot of Katy Perry''. The Coldplay frontman loves to put on some of the 30-year-old singer's hits of an evening, and admits after listening to many of 'Firework' hitmaker's tracks...

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Coldplay Inspired By Katy Perry

18th November 2014

Coldplay's 'A Sky Full of Stars' was inspired by Katy Perry.The group's singer, Chris Martin, was fascinated by the way the 'Roar' hitmaker maintains a similar chord sequence with a ''groove'' on top and used...

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Queen Release New Song For Aids Campaign

3rd November 2014

Queen have released a new song featuring Freddie Mercury to raise money in the fight against AIDS.The Coca-Cola Company have teamed up with (RED) for a new campaign, 'Share the Sound of An AIDS Free...

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Avicii Blames Tour Cancellations On Workload

3rd October 2014

Dance star Avicii had to cancel the reminder of his tour dates because he did not follow his doctor's advice to rest following his surgery earlier this year (14).The Dj, real name Tim Bergling, scrapped...

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Avicii Cancels All Scheduled Performances

9th September 2014

Avicii has cancelled all of his upcoming gigs due to health concerns.The 'Wake Me Up' hitmaker has confirmed through his spokesperson Tim Bergling that he's suspended all of his scheduled touring and promotional activities indefinitely.The...

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Avicii Forced To Postpone All Upcoming Shows Due To Nagging Health Issues

By Nick Hill | 9th September 2014

Avicii wasn't in a celebratory mood on his 25th birthday because he had to deliver some very bad news to his fans, on Monday (Sept 8th) the Swedish DJ cancelled all his forthcoming performances due...

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Avicii Still Too Ill To Tour

8th September 2014

Birthday boy Avicii has scrapped a series of concerts and promotional commitments as he fights to fully recover from surgery.The Dj, who turned 25 on Monday (08Sep14), cancelled a handful of performances earlier this year...

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Nile Rodgers Working With Kanye West

8th September 2014

Nile Rodgers has been working on new music with Kanye West.The 'Le Freak' hitmaker revealed that the controversial 37-year-old rapper recently sent him a track to work on, although it is not known whether the...

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Calvin Harris Blasts 'Failed Musician' Critics

21st August 2014

Calvin Harris has blasted music reviewers who criticise him and claims they're ''failed musicians''.The 'Summer' hitmaker - who was recently named the world's highest-earning DJ - doesn't think music critics ''understand'' his dance tracks and...

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Calvin Harris Named Highest Paid Dj

20th August 2014

Calvin Harris has been named the highest paid DJ in the world after earning $66 million in 12 months. The 30-year-old Scot scooped the title for the second consecutive year after topping Forbes' Electronic Cash...

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Avicii Announces Album Guests

22nd July 2014

Avicii will be joined by Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong, Jon Bon Jovi and a string of other stars on his new album.The 'Hey Brother' star - whose real name is Tim Bergling- has also...

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Avicii Recruits Big Names For New Album Collaborations

22nd July 2014

Swedish dance music superstar Avicii has recruited Chris Martin, Billie Joe Armstrong and Jon Bon Jovi, among other big names for his next album.The follow-up to last year's (13) True will also feature a duet...

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Avicii Postpones Independence Day Show

27th June 2014

Swedish dance star Avicii has called off an upcoming Independence Day (04Jul14) gig.The Dj was due to kick off America's Fourth of July (14) holiday weekend (04-06Jul14) by performing at the Governors Beach Club on...

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Concertgoers Hospitalised After Avicii Gig

26th June 2014

Dozens of concertgoers were hospitalised following Swedish Dj Avicii's gig in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday night (25Jun14).The Wake Me Up hitmaker brought his True Tour to the TD Garden venue but his gig descended into...

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Avicii Show Wreaks Mayhem At Boston Td Garden

By Victoria Pavlova | 26th June 2014

Avicii’s show in Boston on Wednesday night left 36 attendees in hospital and even more injured and suffering from dehydration, alcohol and drug overdoses. The Boston Public Health Commission declared a Level 2 Casualty. According...

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