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Beck Targeted By Hackers After Grammy Win

Rocker Beck was targeted by Internet hackers in the hours after his Grammy Awards triumph when cyber pranksters hijacked his Wikipedia page and accused him of stealing the coveted Album of the Year trophy from...

Beck Excited By Kanye West Invasion

Beck was ''excited'' when Kanye West crashed his Grammy Awards acceptance.The 'Devil's Haircut' hitmaker was receiving the Album of the Year prize from Prince when the 'Bound 2' rapper appeared on stage at Los Angeles'...

Kanye West Urges Beck To Hand Grammy To Beyonce

Rapper Kanye West wants Beck to hand his coveted Grammy Award to Beyonce to show he respects her "artistry".The Stronger hitmaker famously stormed the stage at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards as Taylor Swift...

Kanye West At The Grammys: "You All Know What It Meant When 'Ye Walks On The Stage"

Is it really a surprise that Kanye West generated one of the biggest headlines from last night’s Grammys? No. No is the answer. What is surprising, however, is that he didn’t *exactly* pull a Kanye,...

Lady Gaga 'So Grateful' For Grammy Win

Lady Gaga feels ''so grateful'' for her Grammy Award.The 28-year-old picked up a trophy in the Traditional Pop Vocal Album for her record with jazz icon Tony Bennett, 'Cheek to Cheek' at the ceremony in...

Kanye West: Beck Should Give Award To Beyonce

Kanye West insists Beck should have given his Grammy Award to Beyonce.The outspoken rapper stormed the stage when the 'Devil's Haircut' hitmaker picked up the Album of the Year prize for 'Morning Phase' at last...

Bob Dylan Honoured At Musicares Gala

Bruce Springsteen, Willie Nelson and Beck were among the stars who took to the stage to perform the songs of Bob Dylan at a charity gala honouring the veteran folk legend in Los Angeles on...

Ben Walton's Top Albums Of 2014

10) Grant Nicholas - Yorktown HeightsFeeder's Grant Nicholas went down the familiar lead-singer-does-a-solo-album route this year, and the results weren't too bad in the end. Yorktown Heights is a more sombre and acoustic take on...

Beck's Morning Phase Tops Amazon 2014 Album Poll

Rocker Beck has topped one of the first best album polls of the year - his Morning Phase has been selected the best release of 2014 by bosses at online shopping site Amazon.co.uk.Beck’s 12th album...

We Defy You To Keep A Straight Face With Sia's Rendition Of 'Annie' Song 'You're Never Fully Dressed Without A Smile' [Video]

If anything's going to cheer you up today, let it be the heartwarming video for Sia's rendition of 'Annie' song 'You're Never Fully Dressed Without A Smile'. Released ahead of the movie re-boot, it's got...

Bob Dylan Named Musicares Person Of The Year

Jack White, Sir Tom Jones and the Black Keys are among artists who will perform at a Bob Dylan tribute concert.The 'Like a Rollin Stone' singer has been named MusiCares Person of the Year by...

Dhani Harrison To Lead Tv Tribute Week To His Dad

George Harrison's son Dhani and stars like Beck and Norah Jones will honour the late Beatle as part of a 'Harrison Week' on U.S. late-night host Conan O'Brien's show.The Tv personality will turn his Conan...

Jack White's Surprise Performance At Beck Gig

Jack White made a surprise appearance at a Beck concert in Providence, Rhode Island on Saturday (26.07.14). After headlining the Newport Folk Festival the same night, Jack rushed over to Providence to play acoustic guitar...

Jack White Makes Surprise Appearance At Beck Concert

Rocker Jack White made a surprise appearance to join his pal Beck onstage at the Newport Folk Festival on Saturday night (26Jul14).The Loser hitmaker served as the headliner at the Providence, Rhode Island music event,...

Beck To Release Studio Version Of Sheet Music Album

Singer/songwriter Beck is finally releasing a full studio version of his innovative sheet music album Song Reader.The Loser hitmaker's 2012 record was only available in sheet format with instructions so fans could play the tracks...

Beck Performs Two-part Gig After Support Act Cancels

Rocker Beck pulled double duty at his concert in Detroit, Michigan on Saturday (28Jun14) by opening the show himself after Sean Lennon's group cancelled their supporting gig at the last minute.Lennon's The Ghost of a...

Beck Dons Pope Francis Head For Arcade Fire Coachella Set

Rocker Beck followed Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul's example at Coachella on Sunday night (20Apr14) - and donned a giant Pope Francis head for a performance with headliners Arcade Fire.The actor took the stage with...

Coachella 2014: Was It The Best Year Yet?

The Coachella Festival has closed its doors for another year, leaving a bunch of sweating Californian hipsters and A-list celebrities to pack up and dream of 2015. Many had described the 2014 line-up as one...

Why Did Coachella Shut Down Beck's Performance?

Beck's microphone was unplugged as he was about to finish his set on the final night of the first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The experimental pop singer was midway through...

It's Almost Here! 25 Must See Acts For Coachella 2014

Coachella Festival is nearly here, bringing with it one hell of a weekend chock full of great food, exciting entertainment and, most importantly, amazing music.Arguably California's most eagerly anticipated event of the year, Coachella settles...

Video Choreography Left Beck In Agony, Almost Ended His Career

Rocker Beck sustained a debilitating spinal injury that almost ended his career during a 10-hour video shoot for 2005 track E-Pro.The singer/songwriter appears to float over a series of computer-generated landscapes in the promo and...

Neil Young Crowdfunding Alernative To The Ipod. Think About That.

Nope, we promise we haven't formed a news story from a selection of random rock legends, and musical devices. Neil Young has launched his first 'Pono' music player - an alternative to the iPod -...

Lena Dunham To Host 'Snl' As The National Make Their Musical Debut

Lena Dunham will host the second episode of the new season of Saturday Night Live, which will be broadcast on the 8th March, according to Deadline. The Girls creator will be making her hosting debut...

Sea Change For Beck As 'Morning Phase' Gets Back To Brilliant Basics

Beck's first real album in six years Morning Phase is billed as a companion piece to his 2002 confessional LP Sea Change, which itself was considered the singer-songwriter's best work upon its release. Since the...

Coachella Festival 2014: Your Guide To This Year's Lineup

The Coachella festival always manages to bring out the big names for its annual two weekend spectacular in April. This year, organizers have outdone themselves with a feast of big name acts that will take...

Beck Regrets Albums Gap

Rocker Beck regrets leaving a six-year gap between albums.Devotees of the Loser hitmaker have waited six years for the rocker to release a follow-up to 2008's Modern Guilt.He made his new album, Morning Phase, available...

Beck Turned Down Offers To Create Mad Men Theme Song

Rocker Beck turned down multiple offers to create the theme song to acclaimed Tv series Mad Men.The Loser hitmaker has penned a number of tracks for films and Tv shows over the years, but one...

Beck Unveils New Album Online A Week Before Release Date

Rocker Beck surprised fans on Monday (17Feb14) by allowing his long-awaited new album to stream online for free, a week before its official release date.Devotees of the Loser hitmaker have waited six years for the...

Busta Rhymes To Perform At Bestival 2014

Busta Rhymes is set to perform at Bestival this year. The hip-hop star will mark his first appearance at a UK festival this September when he joins the main stage line-up at the event, which...

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Get Wired For Wireless 2015! London To Explode With Pop Favourites This Weekend

There's a lot to look forward for Wireless' 10th anniversary event.

Owner Of Anti-Kanye Glastonbury Flag Responds To Lily Allen

The pop star burned part of the flag after she spotted it walking round the Glastonbury camp site.

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Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

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