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Feist Sweeps The Board At Juno Music Awards

Canadian songstress Feist has won five prizes at the Junos, her native land's top music awards ceremony.The 32-year-old, whose cult following was transformed into global success after the use of her song 1234 on an...

By on 07 April 2008

Feist Leads Juno Awards

Canadian singer FEIST lead the way at the country's Juno Music Awards on Sunday night (06Apr08) - scooping five gongs including Artist of the Year. The Nova Scotia, Canada-born star also took home the awards...

Feist Praises Ipod Advert

Canadian singer FEIST has credited an iPod Nano advert with turning around her fortunes in the music industry. The four-time Grammy nominated songwriter - real name Leslie Feist - was given a major career boost...

Feist Happy To Lose Grammys To Winehouse

Canadian singer/songwriter FEIST was not disappointed to lose three Grammy Awards to AMY WINEHOUSE - as she didn't set out to win. The 31-year-old - real name Leslie Feist - lost out to the Back...

Feist: 'Heavy Metal Nearly Destroyed My Voice'

Canadian singer/songwriter FEIST nearly destroyed her vocal chords by spending years singing in a heavy metal band. The 31-year-old, nominated four times at Sunday's (10Feb08) Grammy Awards, insists she came close to ruining her music...

Firework Injury For Feist

Multi-Grammy Award nominee FEIST learned fireworks and pop videos don't mix when a pyrotechnics display left her hospitalised. The Canadian singer/songwriter was shooting the colourful promo for her new single I Feel It All when...

Feist Wins Shortlist Prize

Cult singer-songwriter FEIST's THE REMINDER has been named the most under-rated album of 2007 after claiming America's Shortlist Prize. The release beat Arcade Fire's Neon Bible, LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver, Wilco's Sky Blue Sky...

Arcade Fire And Lcd Soundsystem Named In Shortlist Ten

Arcade Fire, Feist and LCD Soundsystem have been named among the final ten acts for this year's Shortlist Prize.The award, thought of as a US equivalent to the Mercury Music Prize, has previously been given...

By on 29 January 2008

Shortlist Nominees Announced

Klaxons, Kings of Leon and Feist have been named among the nominees for the 2007 Shortlist Prize.The award, thought of as a US equivalent to the Mercury Music Prize, has previously been given to Damien...

By on 03 January 2008

Chart Double For Sugababes

Pop trio Sugababes have scored an impressive chart double after their new album Change went straight to number one.Their latest single About You Now meanwhile hung on to its place at the summit of the...

By on 14 October 2007

Boss Beats Katie To Chart Prize

Bruce Springsteen has beaten Katie Melua to the top of the UK albums chart with his latest release Magic.Melua's third album Pictures entered the charts at two, while Shotter's Nation from Babyshambles was another new...

By on 07 October 2007

Patrick Wilson Wins Polaris Prize

Cult rocker PATRICK WILSON has beaten off competition from ARCADE FIRE and FEIST to land Canada's second annual Polaris Prize. Wilson's album Close To Paradise earned him the $20,000 (GBP10,000) first prize after critics and...

Lavigne And K-os Top Juno Awards

Rock chick AVRIL LAVIGNE and rapper K-OS were the big winners at this year's (05) JUNO AWARDS in Winnipeg, Canada, yesterday (03APR05). The MY HAPPY ENDING singer, 20, was named Best Artist, Best Pop...

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