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Just Jack Unaware Of Elton's Status

Just Jack didn't realise how famous Sir Elton John was when they first met.The 'Day I Died' singer was given advice from the pop legend - who helped him secure a management deal - when...

Elton John's Just Praise

Elton John loves Just Jack's new record.The pop superstar was so impressed with the British musician's latest album 'All Night Cinema' he called him to praise his songwriting skills.The 33-year-old musician - real name Jack...

John Casts James For Jack

SIR ELTON JOHN turned casting director when he recruited actor JAMES NESBITT to star in a music video for British pop star JUST JACK.The Rocket Man singer, who has previously cast Justin Timberlake and Robert...

Just Jack Wants Damon Track

Just Jack wants to collaborate with Damon Albarn.The British rapper is a huge admirer of the eclectic musician - who as well as fronting Blur also masterminded animated band Gorillaz and started The Good, The...

Just Jack: 'Elton Is No Fairy Godmother'

British rapper JUST JACK insists his mentor SIR ELTON JOHN never acted as his fairy godmother. Jack, whose real name is Jack Allsopp, got his big break when the Rocket Man hitmaker became a fan...

Just Jack: 'Arctic Monkeys Sound Like Rappers'

British rap star JUST JACK has lauded the ARCTIC MONKEYS as unlikely hip-hop stars. The rockers list their musical inspirations as the Jam, the Clash and the Smiths - but Just Jack disagrees. The Starz...

Just Jack Didn't Admit To Musical Talent For Fear Of Bullies

Rap star JUST JACK hid his talent at school for years, fearing a backlash from bullies. The Starz In Their Eyes hitmaker, 32, who was discovered by Sir Elton John, waited until he was 25...

Starstruck Just Jack Fell Off His Chair When Kylie Called

British rap star JUST JACK was so starstruck when KYLIE MINOGUE called to ask him to collaborate on a song - he fell off his chair. The Starz In Their Eyes hitmaker admits he was...

V Kicks Off In The Sunshine

V festival 2007 kicked off in Essex and Staffordshire today, with fans enjoying a happily rain-free start to the two-day event.The festival has been hit by a number of big-name withdrawals, with Amy Winehouse, The...

By on 18 August 2007

Mika And Calvin Harris Added To T4 On The Beach

Pop superstars Mika and Calvin Harris have been added to the bill for T4 on the Beach as part of the second line-up announcement for the Weston-super-Mare event.McFly and Maroon 5 also join the line-up...

By on 18 May 2007

Big Weekend Line-up Announced

The line-up for Radio One's Big Weekend has been announced with Mika, the Fratellis and Razorlight set to play.Coming to Preston on May 19th and 20th, 7,500 pairs of tickets for each day of the...

By on 30 April 2007

Just Jack Slams Cannabis 'Creativity' Claims

DJ Just Jack has slammed comments by George Michael that cannabis can help the creative process, the Sun reports.The Starz in Their Eyes singer denied George Michael's claims that the drug helps the writing process,...

By on 27 April 2007

Natasha And Just Jack Set For Beach Fun

Natasha Bedingfield and Just Jack have been confirmed among the headline acts when T4 On The Beach returns this summer.The one-day event will take place in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, on Sunday July 22nd and will also...

By on 26 April 2007

Chart Boost For Brits Winners

Success at this week's Brit awards has been translated into the country's singles and albums charts, with Amy Winehouse and Take That both climbing up the rankings.Winehouse, who won best female at Earls Court in...

By on 19 February 2007

Brits Winners Fall Shy Of UK Number One

Brit Award winners AMY WINEHOUSE and TAKE THAT failed to convert Wednesday's (14FEB07) successes to chart domination after pop sensation MIKA held on to his grip of the UK singles and album chart. The Lebanon-born...

Mika King Of The Charts

Mika's debut album has entered the UK album chart at number one.The Lebanese-born singer's glam effort beat off competition from other new entries on the album chart. Bloc Party's A Weekend In The City entered...

By on 12 February 2007

Mika Tops UK Album And Singles Charts

British pop sensation MIKA has scored a rare musical double, simultaneously topping the UK album and single charts. The Lebanon-born singer's single GRACE KELLY celebrated its fourth week at number one today (11FEB07) - and...

Mika Stays On Top Of UK Music Chart

Eccentric pop star MIKA tops the British singles chart for the third week in a row with his debut single GRACE KELLY. The pop sensation beat off strong competition from guitar stars FALL OUT BOY's...

Hats Off To The View

Scottish rock band The View are top of the album charts with their debut effort, Hats Off To The Buskers.The four-piece saw off competition from chart veteran Damon Albarn, whose latest effort as part of...

By on 29 January 2007

Mika And The View Top UK Charts

Pop sensation MIKA tops the UK singles chart for the second week in a row with his hit GRACE KELLY. The newcomer beat JUST JACK's STARZ IN THEIR EYES and MASON's EXCEEDER to second and...

Mika Claims Top Spot On UK Chart

British pop newcomer MIKA has knocked X FACTOR winner LEONA LEWIS off the top of the UK singles chart after four weeks at number one. Mika's GRACE KELLY rises two places from number three on...

Mika Knocks Leona Off Top Spot

Lebanese-born singer Mika has finally broken X Factor winner Leona Lewis' hold over the UK singles chart.The pop artist's single Grace Kelly rose from last week's number three position to become the new number one,...

By on 21 January 2007

Koopa Make UK Chart History

Rock band KOOPA made British chart history last night (14JAN07) after becoming the first unsigned band to have a UK Top 40 hit. The British band got to number 31 with their download-only single BLAG,...

Koopa Troop Into Chart History

Pop-punksters Koopa have made chart history by becoming the first unsigned band in history to have a UK top 40 single.The Essex three-piece's Blag, Steal and Borrow debuted at number 31 based on online sales...

By on 14 January 2007

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