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Garth Brooks Becomes First Artist To Land Seven Diamond Awards For Record Sales

RIAA officials hand out Diamond Awards to artists who sell 10 million records. Brooks has now managed this feat seven times, and he now has one more album certified diamond than the...

Paul Mccartney Proud Of The Beatles Anti-segregation Contract

During a 1964 American tour the legendary group were scheduled to play the Gator Bowl Stadium (now EverBank Field) in Jacksonville, Florida. After the booking of the concert, bandmembers Paul MCCartney, John...

Ed Sheeran 'Gutted' After Tribute Is Cut From Beatles Film

The British musician is a devoted fan of the legendary rockers and has grown friendly with Beatles star Paul MCCartney in recent years. As a result he jumped at the chance to...

The Beatles Helped Break Down Racial Segregation By Refusing To Perform

The world's most successful pop group The Beatles is re-visited in Ron Howard's comprehensive documentary 'The Beatles: Eight Days a Week', released today. They were a band that had a massive impact on the pop...

Beatles Film Brings Back Proud Memories For Paul Mccartney

Eight Days a Week chronicles the band at the height of Beatlemania in the mid-1960s and the group's existing duo MACca and Ringo Starr attended the premiere in London on Thursday night (15Sep16)....

Ever Wondered How The Beatles Created The Strange Sound Of 'Tomorrow Never Knows'?

It's been more than 50 years since The Beatles took the world by storm, and the phenomenon that was their day-to-day lives is to be explored in yet another exhaustive documentary called 'The Beatles: Eight...

Paul Mccartney: 'Candlestick Park Chaos Was The Beginning Of The End For The Beatles'

The singer admits he was the last to "give in" and accept the Fab Four were finished, and it took a chaotic 1966 show at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California for him...

Paul Mccartney And Ringo Starr Haven't Seen Beatles Documentary

The two surviving members of the band joined Ron for a filmed Facebook question and answer session on Wednesday (14Sep16) and revealed they were yet to see The Beatles: Eight Days a Week...

The Beatles' Companies Sued Over Documentary Movie Footage

Director Ron Howard's documentary, The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years, features 30 minutes of remastered footage from their show in Queens, New York, but a company representing the gig's...

Ron Howard Wants To Make Second Beatles Film

The 62-year-old filmmaker has edited archive material, unearthed new footage of The Beatles in concert and even obtained unseen home movies from Paul MCCartney to tell the story of the band's early touring...

Ron Howard In Awe Of Multi-talented Beatles

The director has turned his attention to the famous British band with his upcoming documentary film Eight Days a Week, which is named after the group’s hit track and follows their early touring days. Being...

Beatles' Abbey Road Recording Console Up For Sale

The rare 1958 REDD.37 console, which is one of only three ever produced, was picked up by Lenny Kravitz two decades ago. Reports suggest he kept it in pristine condition. It is...

Paul Mccartney Returning To Capitol Records

The former Beatles star will bring his entire music catalogue dating back to 1970's MCCartney album with him as part of the deal. The 74-year-old started his solo career with the...

Amy Lee Releasing Children's Album

The Evanescence frontwoman's Dream Too Much, which features original songs and covers including the Beatles' Hello Goodbye, will hit stores on 30 September (16). Amy, who is mum to two-year-old Jack, also...

Ringo Starr Is A Great-grandfather

Ringo Starr has become a great-grandfather.The Beatles drummer's granddaughter Tatia Starkey gave birth to son Stone Zakomo Low on Sunday (14.08.16) which is her first child with her partner Adam Low.Tatia is the daughter of...

Ringo Starr Becomes A Great-grandfather

The Beatles legend's granddaughter, Tatia Starkey, gave birth to son Stone Zakomo Low, her first child with partner Adam Low, on Sunday (14Aug16), a representative for Starr confirmed. Tatia is the daughter of Ringo's son...

The Beatles Used To Feel 'Threatened' By Yoko Ono

Sir Paul McCartney has admitted The Beatles felt ''threatened'' by Yoko Ono.The 74-year-old rocker has a ''good'' friendship with the late John Lennon's widow now, but in early days when she used to come into...

Sir Paul Mccartney: John Lennon Is 'Irreplaceable'

Sir Paul McCartney's friendship with John Lennon is ''irreplaceable''.The Beatles star doesn't think he will ever get on so well with another collaborator again as he did with the late musician.He said: ''I don't think...

Paul Mccartney Considers Releasing Beatles Studio Outtakes

The rocker admits he "always loved" the banter between himself and his bandmates while they were creating musical magic, and he thinks fans might be interested in listening in. "We always had...

Paul Mccartney: 'The Beatles Felt Threatened By Yoko Ono'

Yoko has often been blamed for breaking up the Fab Four, but the bandmates have always played down the gossip, insisting they were destined to split. Now, in a candid interview with...

Ringo Starr: Beatles Would've Toured Today

Ringo Starr insists The Beatles would have ''got over [their] difficulties'' and be touring again if they were still together today.The drummer in the legendary group - who went their separate ways during the final...

Ringo Starr: 'I Voted For Brexit'

The former Beatles star has opened up about his decision, explaining he felt the EU was a "shambles", and his homeland was better off going it alone. "I voted for Brexit, because...

Ringo Starr Laments Lack Of Support For New Artists

The 76-year-old musician rose to fame as one fourth of hit band The Beatles and he’s also had an illustrious solo career since the group’s split in 1970. A lot has changed in the business...

4k Restoration Of The Beatles' Shea Stadium Gig To Be Released In Cinemas

With Ron Howard’s documentary movie Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years hitting cinemas in a couple of months’ time, it has been announced that a specially restored film The Beatles’ iconic concert performance at...

George Harrison's Widow And Son Planning To Complete Late Beatle's Unfinished Songs

Harrison's widow Olivia has revealed the couple's musician son Dhani is working on music his dad left behind following his death in 2001. "There are a lot of songs that are unfinished,"...

Sir Paul Mccartney Named Most Successful Act In UK Albums Chart History

Sir Paul McCartney has been revealed as the most successful albums artist in British chart history, according to the Official Charts Company.The announcement comes on the 60th anniversary of the first ever nationwide Albums Chart...

Paul Mccartney Tops Charts As The UK's Most Successful Albums Act

The Live and Let Die singer has been awarded the Official Chart Record Breaker Award, after logging 22 number one albums over a music career spanning six decades.MCCartney achieved his first number one in 1963...

Beatles Releasing New Live At The Hollywood Bowl Album

The Beatles: Live at the Hollywood Bowl contains recordings taken from the gigs, which took place in 1964 and 1965, which have been remixed and remastered at Abbey Road Studios in London by...

Keith Richards Dismisses The Beatles As A Live Band

Keith Richards doesn't think The Beatles were a great live band.The 72-year-old guitarist appreciates the music of The Fab Four, the 60s rock rivals of his group The Rolling Stones, but doesn't think they ever...

Paul Mccartney Letter To Prince Sells For $14,000 At Auction

The note, which begins “Dear Princely person”, reveals MCCartney asking for a donation to help establish the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, which the former Beatle co-founded in 1996.According to Boston’s RR Auction company, the...

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