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Danny Boyle Admits Excitement Ahead Of Olympic Opening Ceremony; What Can We Expect?

As the countdown to the London 2012 Olympic ceremony ticks down to a little over two hours away, Danny Boyle, the brains behind the grand opening, has been keeping his cards close to his chest...

Musicians Celebrate Olympics With Massive London Concert

Rapper Dizzee Rascal, Dj Mark Ronson and boy band The Wanted were among the stars who performed at a concert in London on Thursday (26Jul12) to mark the launch of the 2012 Olympics.The sporting extravaganza...

Dizzee Rascal Prefers Intimate Gigs

Dizzee Rascal prefers more intimate gigs to festivals.The 'Bonkers' rapper like the atmosphere of a smaller concert as he feels a stronger connection to his fans.Speaking about his performances at Ibiza and Mallorca Live at...

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Greatest Hits Wow 80,000 At Knebworth

Red Hot Chili Peppers wowed an 80,000-strong UK crowd with a greatest hits set on Saturday night (23.06.12).The 'Under the Bridge' hitmakers stunned revellers at Knebworth Park, Hertfordshire - the group's first of only two...

Will.i.am Influenced By Dizzee Rascal

Dizzee Rascal says Will.i.am was influenced by his track 'Bonkers'.Black Eyed Peas singer and producer Will.i.am took his band to new heights of popularity in 2009 with the dance pop sound of tracks such as...

Dizzee Rascal Threw Money At Naked Midget

Dizzee Rascal once threw money over a naked midget in a strip club.The 'Bonkers' hitmaker took last year off and relocated to Miami to enjoy and celebrate his success - which included scoring five UK...

Dizzee Rascal Chips In With Last Minute Euro 2012 Song

Dizzee Rascal has jumped on the England football team bandwagon again, by confirming that he's hastily recorded an updated version of his song 'Shout (For England)', to help on the boys ahead of their European...

Simon Cowell Releases Euro 2012 Charity Song

Simon Cowell has recruited actor James Corden and rapper Dizzee Rascal for a special charity song to mark the Euro 2012 soccer tournament.The tune is an updated version of Shout, the unofficial anthem of the...

Reverend And The Makers To Open Tramlines

Reverend and the Makers will open Sheffield's Tramlines festival.The band have recently returned from a two year hiatus and are headlining the opening day of the event, in Northern England, playing the Nokia Lumia Live...

Friendly Fires Close Beach Break Live

Friendly Fires brought Beach Break Live festival to a close yesterday evening (17.06.12). The 'Jump in the Pool' group concluded the music event by blasting out hits including 'Hawaiian Air', 'Live Those Days Tonight' and...

The Wombats Have A 'Higher Love' For Steve Winwood

Scouse indie rockers, The Wombats, appear to be having a busy year what with being fresh from their April/May US tour including appearing on the CONAN O BRIEN Show, preparing to headline the Red Hot...

Dj Fresh Wants Coldplay Collaboration

DJ Fresh wants to collaborate with Coldplay.The 'Hot Right Now' hitmaker - who has previously teamed up with Rita Ora, Sian Evans and Dizzee Rascal - would love to work with the British rockers as...

Dizzee Rascal Gave Up Weed To Get Perfect Vision

British rapper Dizzee Rascal gave up cannabis to prepare for life-changing laser eye surgery.The Bonkers hitmaker is a fan of smoking weed, but was advised by doctors to avoid the drug before he underwent the...

Dj Fresh Fears Single Lacks 'The Power' To Beat Barlow

DJ Fresh is unsure if his latest single can beat Gary Barlow's Diamond Jubilee song to the number one spot in the UK singles chart this weekend. 'The Power', featuring the lyrical styling of Dizzee...

Dj Fresh Almost Quit Music

DJ Fresh nearly quit music after getting bored with the drum and bass scene. The 'Hot Right Now' hitmaker went through a period where he became disillusioned with the genre he made his name in,...

We Are Scientists Back In The UK For Five 2012 Festivals

We Are Scientists will be playing live in the UK this year for the first time since the release of their last album 'Barbara' in 2010 in five summer festivals plus a UK tour.After performing...

Dj Fresh: Dizzee Is Dynamite

DJ Fresh thinks Dizzee Rascal is ''dynamite'' on every record he appears on.The 'Hot Right Now' hitmaker collaborated with the rapper for his new single 'The Power' and was blown away by the way he...

Tinie Collaborating With Hero Dizzee

British rapper Tinie Tempah has landed a collaboration with his hip-hop hero, Dizzee Rascal.The Pass Out hitmaker was thrilled when his inspiration agreed to work with him on a new track and he is convinced...

Tinie Tempah Going Back To Basics

Tinie Tempah is going ''back to basics'' on his new album.The 'Pass Out' hitmaker has promised the record, which is provisionally titled 'Demonstration', will have a more ''raw, indie, underground'' sound than his 2010 debut...

Stars Sign Up For Olympic Torch Gigs

Rapper Dizzee Rascal, boyband The Wanted and Dj Mark Ronson are among the musicians who will perform at a special concert in London to mark the 2012 Olympic torch relay through the U.K.The trio of...

T4 On The Beach: Little Mix Among First Acts Announced

T4 On The Beach have announced the first acts that will be performing at the event: Professor Green; LABRINTH; DAPPY; Cover Drive; Rizzle Kicks and Little Mix. 20 more acts are expected to be announced...

Ne-yo And Calvin Harris Collaborate

Ne-Yo says there was ''no way'' his collaboration with Calvin Harris can go wrong. The 'Closer' hitmaker has teamed up with Calvin for 'Let's Go' - a track which will be used as the soundtrack...

Dizzee Rascal Desperate For Olympics Tickets

British rapper Dizzee Rascal is desperate to land tickets for the London Olympics this summer (12) because a childhood pal is set to compete in the Games.The Bonkers star grew up in the British capital...

Dizzee Rascal's Us Album

Dizzee Rascal's next album will be his most American yet.The British rapper is busy making his fifth studio record and wants it to have more of a US-feel, so is basing himself in Miami, Florida,...

New Order To Work With Dizzee Rascal And Tinie Tempah

New Order are to team with Dizzee Rascal and Tinie Tempah for a re-working of 'World in Motion'.The reformed band are planning to rerelease their 1990 World Cup hit to coincide with the Euro 2012...

Beach Break Live Announce Huge Initial Line-up

Beach Break Live have announced their biggest ever line up of acts for 2012. Chase And Status, Dizzee Rascal and Friendly Fires will be playing the Dell Main Stage, as will Nero, LABRINTH, Wretch 32...

De La Soul Want More Universal Hip Hop Tracks

De La Soul think people have trouble relating to modern hip hop. The rap group's Kelvin Mercer and Dave Jolicoeur have teamed up with French producers 2 & 4 - aka Chokolate and Khalid -...

Dizzee Replaces Snoop Dogg At Snowbombing Festival

Dizzee Rascal has replaced Snoop Dogg on the bill for Austria's Snowbombing festival.'Drop it Like it's Hot' rapper Snoop was due to appear at the annual music and snowboarding event in the Austrian town of...

Dizzee Rascal To Replace Snoop Dogg At Austrian Festival

Dizzee Rascal will replace Snoop Dogg on the bill of this spring's (12) Snowbombing festival in Austria after the U.S. rapper scrapped his upcoming European tour dates.The Drop It Like It's Hot hitmaker was to...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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