Scottish band FRANZ FERDINAND lead the nominations for this year's (05)
BRIT AWARDS with five nods.
The TAKE ME OUT rockers - who scored widespread acclaim for their MERCURY
MUSIC PRIZE winning debut album...
British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL credits his debut album's success to his
The hip-hop artist believes his first CD, BOY IN DA CORNER, won Britain's
prestigious MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE last year (03) because...
R+B beauty JAMELIA was speechless at last night's (30SEP04) Music of Black
Origin (MOBO) Awards - after collecting three illustrious prizes.
The sexy singer won best single for THANK YOU, best video for...
LATEST: N*E*R*D frontman PHARRELL WILLIAMS has infuriated organisers of
tomorrow's (30SEP04) MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards, by refusing to
present the prestigious show at the last minute.
The troubled ceremony's bosses are frantically...
N*E*R*D frontman PHARRELL WILLIAMS has been left without a co-host at this
year's (04) MUSIC OF BLACK ORIGIN (MOBO) awards in London.
Organisers were desperate for the MAYBE singer to present the annual music...
Scottish rockers FRANZ FERDINAND are hot favourites to win Britain's
prestigious MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE, according to bookmakers.
LADBROKES have stopped taking bets on the band - who won the Breakthrough
Award at last week's...
British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL is forging stronger ties with America, after
signing up to help promote the popular ECKO CLOTHING brand in a new advertising
The FIX UP, LOOK SHARP hitmaker - real...
British rap prodigies DIZZEE RASCAL and MIKE SKINNER have finally ended
their bitter feud.
The pair fell out during last months' (MAY04) PRINCE'S TRUST URBAN MUSIC
FESTIVAL in London over who should get the...
Music network MTV has backed down and signed a new deal with VIDEO
PERFORMANCE LIMITED, ending a year-long dispute over payment for promos.
The row began when MTV NETWORKS EUROPE proposed a deal which...
Retiring rapper JAY-Z has been lined up as the headliner at Britain's
largest ever urban music event THE PRINCE'S TRUST URBAN MUSIC FESTIVAL.
The GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS rapper - who is dating singing sensation...
DIZZEE RASCAL will give the BRIT AWARDS a miss on Tuesday (17FEB04) -
despite being nominated for three awards.
The London-born musician, 19, is following in the footsteps of THE
STREETS' MIKE SKINNER -...
Rockers THE DARKNESS will lead the way at next month's (FEB04) BRIT AWARDS,
after landing four nominations.
The British fourpiece head the list of contenders, winning nods in the
Best British Group, Best British...
Pioneering hip-hop duo OUTKAST were yesterday (1JAN04) named the best
musical act of 2003 in a huge British poll.
Music retailers HMV created the 'poll of polls' by compiling charts and
reviews from newspapers...
British rapper DIZZEE RASCAL has emphasised his 'street' credentials by
revealing he was near death after being stabbed in Cypriot dance resort Ayia
Napa this summer (03).
The FIX UP, LOOK SHARP star -...
Authorities in Britain have cancelled a concert by rapper DMX, amid fears
the show could spark crowd violence.
The event was scheduled to take place on Monday (06OCT03) at Yorkshire's
SHEFFIELD CITY HALL. Promoters...
UK Garage act SO SOLID CREW have courted more controversy by likening
themselves to ousted Afghani fundamentalist rulers the TALIBAN.
The 21 SECONDS collective have had a checkered time since bursting onto
Sales of rapper DIZZEE RASCAL's album have soared following his triumph at
Britain's prestigious MERCURY MUSIC AWARDS on Tuesday (9SEP03).
Music chain HMV have reported sales of his album BOY IN DA CORNER were...
British rockers THE DARKNESS have slammed the "tepid" audience at this
Tuesday's (09SEP03) MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE AWARDS in London - because they didn't
react well to their performance.
Singer JUSTIN HAWKINS and his spandex-clad...
MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE-winner DIZZEE RASCAL has hit out at British radio
stations, accusing them of ignoring urban music.
The 19-year-old rapper, real name DYLAN MILLS, claims new R+B artists are
often ignored by broadcasters...
DIZZEE RASCAL plans to share his MERCURY MUSIC PRIZE cheque with five youth
clubs that help underprivileged kids.
The benevolent BRAND NEW DAY rapper was shocked to scoop the prestigious
British music award on...