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Dizzee Rascal Scores Number One

Dizzee Rascal has gone to the top of the UK singles chart with his first number one.The rapper's song Dance Wiv Me beat Basshunters's single All I Ever Wanted into the number three spot, with...

By on 06 July 2008

Jay-z Calls Glastonbury Headlining Furore "Ridiculous"

Jay-Z hae expressed his exasperation at the criticism of his headline slot at Glastonbury Festival.The Roc-A-Fella star is to play the Pyramid stage at the legendary festival on Saturday June 28th but his booking has...

By on 21 June 2008

Dizzee Rascal's Suicide Song

British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL has recorded a musical tribute to a friend who committed suicide. The track, Dean, is named after the pal and will be released as a video download on 19 May (08)...

Dizzee Doubts Jay-z's Glastonbury Headline Status

Dizzee Rascal has admitted Glastonbury organisers' decision to top their Friday night billing with Jay-Z "is a bit of a funny one".Speaking to BBC Radio 1Xtra, Dizzee – who is himself appearing at Glastonbury this...

By on 19 April 2008

Dizzee Doubts Jaz-z's Glastonbury Headline Status

Dizzee Rascal has admitted Glastonbury organisers' decision to top their Friday night billing with Jay-Z "is a bit of a funny one".Speaking to BBC Radio 1Xtra, Dizzee – who is himself appearing at Glastonbury this...

By on 19 April 2008

Arctic Monkeys To Collaborate With Jt?

British chart-toppers the ARCTIC MONKEYS may be joining forces with pop heavy weight JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, it has emerged.A report in the Sun suggests that the group, whose hits include I BET YOU LOKK GOOD ON...

By on 06 February 2008

Dizzee Rascal: 'I Want Ten Children'

British rap star DIZZEE RASCAL has big ambitions outside his music career - he aims to have at least 10 children. The 22-year-old - real name Dylan Mills - wants to settle down and start...

Blur Star Impresses Dizzee Rascal With Cheese

BLUR bassist ALEX JAMES has forged an unlikely friendship with British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL - over their shared love of cheese. The hip-hop star - real name Dylan Mills - was impressed after tasting samples...

Dizzee Rascal: 'Pimp C Got Me Through Hard Times'

British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL has paid tribute to PIMP C, praising the late American hip-hop star for helping him through "hard times" when he was growing up. The 22-year-old - real name Dylan Mills -...

Dizzee Rascal: 'Doherty Is A Genius'

British hip-hop star DIZZEE RASCAL has voiced his support for troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY - and insists the BABYSHAMBLES frontman is "a genius". The 22-year-old toured with Doherty's band this year (07) and is convinced...

Radiohead Sign Record Deal

Radiohead have signed a record deal with independent music label XL Recordings, ahead of the physical release of their seventh album In Rainbows.The album was released on October 10th as a digital download online, with...

By on 01 November 2007

Kano Beats Dizzee For Top Award

British rapper KANO has beat stiff competition from rival star DIZZEE RASCAL to scoop the top gong at the BET Hip-Hop Awards in the U.S. The London Town hitmaker was crowned the Best U.K. Hip-Hop...

Double Honours For Winehouse

Amy Winehouse was honoured at two different awards ceremonies yesterday as she picked up prizes at the Mobo and Vodafone Live Music awards.The Rehab singer marked her return to health by performing two songs at...

By on 20 September 2007

Dizzee And Winehouse Lead Mobo Hunt

Dizzee Rascal and Amy Winehouse will be leading the hunt for Mobo awards tonight after both being nominated in four categories.East London rapper Dizzee has been put up for best UK male, best song, best...

By on 19 September 2007

Winehouse Back But Klaxons Claim Mercury

Troubled singer Amy Winehouse has performed at the Mercury Music Prize awards after returning to the UK from a much-publicised holiday in the Caribbean.But she was not rewarded with the award for the best album...

By on 05 September 2007

Artists Gear Up For Mercury Prize

Artists including Amy Winehouse, Arctic Monkeys and The View will find out tonight whether they have been named as this year's Mercury Prize winner.The Ł20,000 award was won last year by the Arctic Monkeys for...

By on 04 September 2007

Winehouse, Dizzee Rascal Lead Mobo's List

Troubled star Amy Winehouse has been nominated for four awards at the Music of Black Origin (Mobo) Awards.The Rehab Singer will compete with rapper Dizzee Rascal, also nominated in four categories, for the best song...

By on 23 August 2007

Winehouse And Dizzee Rascal Lead Mobo Nominations

Troubled singer AMY WINEHOUSE and DIZZEE RASCAL lead the nominations for this year's (07) Mobo Awards. The nominations for the 12th Music Of Black Origin (Mobo) was announced on Wednesday (22Aug) in London. The Rehab...

Dizzee Rascal: 'There Was No Kidnapping Plot'

British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL has played down reports he was the target of a kidnapping plot earlier this year (07), claiming those involved like to make threats but rarely act on them. Dizzee Rascal -...

Babyshambles Finalise Autumn Release

Babyshambles have finalised the details for their single and album releases, due on September 17th and October 1st respectively.Delivery, the first track to be lifted from the album Shotter's Nation will kick off the new...

By on 16 August 2007

Rough Trade Acquired By Beggars

Independent record label Rough Trade has joined the Beggars Group after the company bought Sanctuary's share of the small firm.Rough Trade will continue to operate out of its own offices but all central functions will...

By on 24 July 2007

Jamie T To Challenge Monkey Fever

Amy Winehouse and Jamie T have emerged as the bookies' favourites to win this year's Nationwide Mercury prize.The judging panel announced its shortlist yesterday and previous winners Arctic Monkeys were among those nominated.But according to...

By on 18 July 2007

Monkeys And Winehouse Up For Mercury

Arctic Monkeys and Amy Winehouse lead the list of the 12 albums nominated for this year's Nationwide Mercury prize.The Sheffield band have made the list for their second album Favourite Worst Nightmare after winning last...

By on 17 July 2007

Turner Forms New Supergroup

ARCTIC MONKEYS singer ALEX TURNER is forming a new band with fellow British stars LILY ALLEN, DIZZEE RASCAL and JAMES RIGHTON. The English rocker reveals the supergroup have already begun recording songs. He says, "It's...

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THE ARCTIC MONKEYS performed DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER alongside DIZZEE RASCAL at Glastonbury last night as a tribute to DAME SHIRLEY BASSEY, who will be performing at the festival tomorrow....

Rapper Dizzee Rascal: 'Americans Don't Understand My Lyrics'

British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL refuses to promote his new album in the U.S. because his lyrics get lost in translation. The 21-year-old Londoner - born Dylan Mills - is promoting new album Maths and English,...

Dizzee Rascal And The Fall Headline Jackalope

Dizzee Rascal and legendary rock band the Fall have been confirmed as the headliners for the Tales of the Jackalope festival.The Fall will be joined by a host of DJs from across the UK and...

By on 11 June 2007

The Mitchell Brothers To Play Beats Stage

The Mitchell Brothers will headline the Beats stage at Get Loaded in the Park on August 26th.As part of the the Streets' label showcase, the Mitchell Brothers will play ahead of Professor Green, Example, Man...

By on 11 June 2007

The Stooges Set For V Festival

Legendary US punks the Stooges have been added to the line-up for V Festival along with pop star Sinead O'Connor.Iggy Pop and Ron and Scott Asheton have a busy summer schedule ahead of them with...

By on 05 June 2007

Rapper Dizzee Rascal Targeted By Kidnappers

British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL was once the target of an elaborate kidnap plot by gangsters who planned to hold him ransom in exchange for thousands of pounds from his record label, XL. The 21-year-old Londoner...

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Jamie Foxx Offers An Explanation For His Mayweather/Pacquiao National Anthem Performance

Jamie Foxx has tried to defend his rendition of the National Anthem before...

Miley Cyrus & Joan Jett - Different Video

Miley Cyrus teams up with rock legend Joan Jett for a performance of Jett's song 'Different'...

The Who Confirmed as Sunday Headliner at Glastonbury 2015

The Who has been confirmed as the Sunday night headliner for Glastonbury 2015 - the second...

Lucasfilm Confirms 'Indiana Jones 5', But What About Harrison Ford?

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has confirmed that Indiana Jones...

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Scientific Study Concludes Hip Hop Was More Impactful Than The Beatles

A study by the University of London and Imperial College has concluded that...

Battery Charges Against Chris Brown In Las Vegas Case Dropped

Criminal charges against singer Chris Brown have been dropped, after...

Tim Burton Rushed to Hospital after Accident on Blackpool Film Set

Director Tim Burton has been rushed to A&E after an accident on the set...

Modestep - Machines Video

Modestep have released the official music video for their 23rd February 2015 single, 'Machines'. The song is set to serve as...

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