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Johnson Embarrassed By Grammy Nomination

Singer/songwriter JACK JOHNSON is embarrassed by his Best Pop Vocalist nomination at this month's (FEB06) Grammy Awards because he thinks he has a terrible voice. The former pro-surfer was astonished when he heard he'd...

Johnson Feels Out Of Grammys League

Singer/songwriter JACK JOHNSON is terrified about his first trip to the Grammy Awards - because he is intimidated by the legends his is nominated against. The Hawaiian-born star, whose song SITTING WAITING WISHING has...

Stars Rock For Relief

JACK JOHNSON, CITIZEN COPE and HOWIE DAY are among the acts who have teamed up to record tunes for a new ROCK FOR RELIEF charity album. All proceeds from the disc, released on...

Jack Johnson Encourages Fans To Be Eco-friendly

Surf rocker JACK JOHNSON hopes his eco-friendly approach to touring will encourage his fans to live their lives with the environment in mind. The GOOD PEOPLE hitmaker made sure all the buses he and...

Johnson Takes A Break To Save Coastline

Pro-surfer-turned-soft rocker JACK JOHNSON is planning to take the next two years off so he can concentrate his efforts on saving his native Hawaii's coastline. The TAYLOR singer/songwriter has teamed up with surfer pal...

Vedder Saved From Drowning By Fishermen

PEARL JAM star EDDIE VEDDER was rescued from a drowning death when Hawaiian fishermen spotted the rocker bobbing about in the waves. The ALIVE singer was paddling an outrigger canoe between the islands of...

Johnson's Punk Start

JACK JOHNSON had to keep his folk ambitions secret when he first started playing music - because he was in a punk band. The singer eventually managed to break away to make the more...

Johnson Shows How Much He Cares On Tour

Surfer-turned-rocker JACK JOHNSON will feed the homeless when he tours America this summer (05) by giving all food left over from his backstage rider to local shelters. The caring singer/songwriter has also organised for...

Jack Johnson Plans Environmentally-friendly Summer Tour

Hawaiian singer-songwriter JACK JOHNSON is determined to become an eco-warrior when he tours North America this summer (05) - his tour vehicles will run on biodiesel fuel, and he'll set up recycling stations at the...

50 Massacres The Competition Again

Rapper 50 CENT's new album THE MASSACRE is refusing to budge at the top of the US album charts after selling 2.3 million copies in just over two weeks. The album, which crashed into...

50'S Massacre Still On Top

Rapper 50 CENT has massacred the opposition for a second week on the US album chart, after debuting THE MASSACRE at the top last week (09MAR05). The CANDY SHOP hitmaker sold 1.14 million copies...

50 Cent Back On Top With Record-breaking Massacre

Rapper 50 CENT is back on the top of the US album charts after selling 1.14 million copies of his new CD THE MASSACRE in just four days. The sales mark the biggest debut...

Goldeneye Film Festival Staged At Fleming's Jamaican Home

JAMES BOND creator IAN FLEMING's former island home on Jamaica was the site of the first GOLDENEYE FILM FESTIVAL last month (DEC04). The current owner, ISLAND RECORDS founder CHRIS BLACKWELL, turned guest rooms and...

More Stars Vote For Change

SHERYL CROW, surf rocker JACK JOHNSON and CROSBY, STILLS + NASH have climbed aboard America's VOTE FOR CHANGE TOUR. The newly-announced acts will join BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, PEARL JAM and R.E.M...

Stars Join Pearl Jam For Charity Show

CHRIS CORNELL, JACK JOHNSON and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS star JOHN FRUSCIANTE stunned fans at a PEARL JAM charity concert in Santa Barbara, California on Tuesday (28OCT03) by joining the band onstage. The JEREMY...

Isley Brothers Get First Number One Entry

Soul singers THE ISLEY BROTHERS' latest album has entered the BILLBOARD charts at number one - for the first time in their five-decade career. BODY KISS sold 155,000 copies to land the top spot,...

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