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Elbow Fan Jay-z

Jay-Z is a fan of Elbow. The '99 Problems' rapper is a fan of the 'Neat Little Rows' indie group after seeing them from the side of the stage at this year's Glastonbury festival. Radio...

Paolo Nutini Ready For Jay-z Record

Paolo Nutini is "ready" to record with Jay-Z.The US rapper is reportedly keen to collaborate with the Scottish singer, but the 'Candy' hitmaker is unsure on what to do next to make the duet happen.He...

Calvin Harris 'No Longer A Frontman'

Calvin Harris insists he is no longer a frontman.The 'Ready For The Weekend' hitmaker - who has replaced Duran Duran as a headline act at the 2011 Virgin Media V Festival - admits he prefers...

Michael Eavis Predicts End To Glastonbury

Glastonbury festival organiser Michael Eavis thinks the event could end in "three or four years".The 75-year-old has been running the festival on his Worthy Farm site in Somerset, Southern England since 1981, but feels financial...

Glastonbury Facing 2015 Axe

Glastonbury boss Michael Eavis fears the iconic British music festival could be axed by 2015 because the growing number of outdoor summer rock events is saturating the market.The three-day festival in south west England, which...

U2 To Sell Off Tour Claws

U2 are to sell off the stage 'claws' used on their '360 Tour'.The Irish rock band created incredible 29,000-square-foot steel 'claws' which formed the structure of the set and allowed for 360 degree views for...

Rihanna Takes A Tumble

Rihanna took an embarrassing tumble on stage last week.The 'California King Bed' singer was performing in Edmonton, Canada, on Wednesday (22.06.11) as part of her 'Loud' world tour and during a rendition of hit single...

Jay-z Wants Adele Interview

Jay-Z is "keen" to work with Adele.The hip-hop star met the 'Rolling in the Deep' hitmaker for lunch in London to discuss a possible collaboration and the rapper thinks the pair can make a "massive...

Beyonce Knowles Launches Album In London

Beyonce Knowles played to a star-studded audience at the UK launch of her new album '4' last night (27.06.11).The singer - who closed the Glastonbury music festival on Sunday night (26.06.11) with a spectacular set...

Glastonbury Death Remains A Mystery After Inquest

Glastonbury Festival was overshadowed this weekend by the death of a senior British politician whose body was found slumped in a toilet on the festival site. After an inquest into the Glastonbury death, a pathologist...

Beyonce's Pals Plan Glastonbury Bash

Beyonce Knowles' close pals Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are planning a celebratory party after she headlines Glastonbury tonight (26.06.11).The 'Halo' hitmaker will perform at the famous music festival in Somerset, South West England for...

Beyonce Knowles Buys Shoe Selection For Solange

Beyonce Knowles has splashed out on 25 pairs of designer shoes for her sister's 25th birthday. The 'Run The World (Girls)' hitmaker - who closed the Glastonbury Festival in England last night (26.06.11) - arranged...

Beyonce Knowles Closes Glastonbury

Beyonce Knowles felt like a "rock star" as she closed the Glastonbury festival last night (26.06.11).The 'If I Were A Boy' singer stunned revellers by playing a number of covers during her energetic set at...

Kate Moss Loses Engagement Ring At Glastonbury

Kate Moss lost her £14,000 engagement ring while partying at the Glastonbury Festival.The supermodel - who was watching fiance Jamie Hince perform with his band The Kills at the music event in Somerset, South West...

Fearne Cotton Supports Breast Cancer Charity

Fearne Cotton has become the patron of breast cancer awareness charity Coppafeel. The charity, set up by 23 year-old breast cancer sufferer KRISTEN HALLENGA, will use Fearne Cotton's high profile amongst young people to encourage...

Tinie Tempah Glasto Appearance In Jeopardy After Airline Blunder

Tinie Tempah is due to appear on the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury Festival in just a few hours, that is if he can recover his equipment after British Airways left it in Switzerland. The Sun...

U2 At Glastonbury - Violence Breaks Out

U2 played their long-awaited headline slot at Glastonbury Festival last night, but had to cope with a strong showing from Art Uncut demonstrators, protesting against what they perceive to be the band's tax dodging, Nme.com...

Glastonbury Boss Always Wanted U2

Glastonbury organisers have been trying to book U2 for 32 years.The Irish rockers headline the world-famous festival tonight (24.06.11) - a year after they pulled out when frontman Bono suffered a back injury - and...

Radiohead Tipped For Secret Glastonbury Show

Radiohead will play a secret Glastonbury gig today (24.06.11). The 'Creep' hitmakers are expected to make an appearance on the park stage of the three-day festival in Somerset, South West England, although organiser Emily Eavis...

Prince Blasts Glastonbury Organisers

Prince claims Glastonbury festival organisers "illegally" use his name to promote the event.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker insists he has never been in negotiations to perform at the three-day concert in Somerset, South West England, but...

Beyonce Knowles' Long Glastonbury Rehearsals

Beyonce Knowles is rehearsing for 210 hours every day ahead of her Glastonbury show.The 'Halo' hitmaker headlines the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England, on Sunday (26.06.11) and is determined to give the...

Lily Allen Enjoys Paris Honeymoon

Lily Allen has been spending her honeymoon in Paris.The pop star and her new husband Sam Cooper have enjoyed a visit to the French capital where they have shopping and dining out before they head...

Coldplay Always Dreamed Of Headlining Glastonbury

Coldplay have "dreamed" of playing at Glastonbury since they were children.The 'Every Teardrop is a Waterfall' hitmakers - who will headline the festival in Somerset, South West England, on Saturday (25.06.11) - admitted nerves are...

U2 Fronted By 'Robo-bono'

U2 will be fronted by "Robo-Bono" at the Glastonbury festival.The legendary rockers will headline the world-famous music event in Somerset, South West England on Friday (24.06.11), a year after they pulled out of playing after...

Chris Martin Behind Beyonce's Glastonbury Appearance

Coldplay singer Chris Martin helped convince Beyonce Knowles to appear at Glastonbury. The 'Run the World (Girls)' singer was apprehensive about signing up for the festival - one of the Europe's biggest - after her...

Jay-z Had No Special Requests

Emily Eavis says Jay-Z was one of the most down-to-earth acts to have performed at Glastonbury.The hip-hop superstar headlined the world-famous festival in 2008 and while the decision caused outrage is some parts, the organiser...

Lily Allen Takes Husband's Name - On Twitter

Lily Allen has taken her husband's surname - on twitter.The 26-year-singer tied the knot with building firm owner Sam Cooper on Saturday (11.06.11) and she has now changed her username on the micro-blogging site from...

Lily Allen To Spend Honeymoon In Teepee

Lily Allen will celebrate her honeymoon in a teepee at the Glastonbury Festival.The pop star wed Sam Cooper on Saturday (11.06.11) and the newlyweds will celebrate their union at the music event - which is...

Lily Allen Ties The Knot And Reveals Pregnancy

Lily Allen had double cause for celebration today, as her new husband SAM COOPER revealed to guests at their wedding reception that she is at least 12 weeks pregnant. The singer-turned-fashion mogul, 26, married builder...

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