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Kings Of Leon Sorry For Festival Cancellation

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have apologised to fans for axing their slot at Benicassim Festival in Spain after the event was hit by heavy thunderstorms.The group, along with Maximo Park, were due to play the...

Kings Of Leon And Maximo Park Axe Benicassim Shows

KINGS OF LEON and MAXIMO PARK cancelled their slots at Benicassim Festival in Spain after the area was hit by heavy thunderstorms.Both bands were due to play the outdoor event on Friday (17Jul09) but their...

Kings Of Leon's Wild Past

Kings of Leon went on heavy drink and drugs binges when they first toured the UK.The 'Sex on Fire' rockers first played in Britain six years ago - when two members of the band, guitarist...

Timberlake And Kings Of Leon Are Southern Gentlemen

Pop star JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE struck up an unlikely friendship with the KINGS OF LEON after discovering the rockers once lived near him in Tennessee.The singer is a big fan of the Sex On Fire hitmakers...

Kings Of Leon's Tantrum Regret

Caleb Followill is "devastated" after smashing his favourite guitar in a fit of temper.The Kings of Leon frontman destroyed his treasured Gibson 325 guitar in frustration at sound problems during their set at Scotland's T...

Followill Ruins Guitar After Family Bust-up

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL became so furious at his bandmates during their headlining slot at music festival T In The Park, he reportedly smashed his beloved guitar into pieces.The family of rockers, including...

Followill: 'Americans Don't Appreciate Decent Music'

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have criticised their fellow Americans for their poor taste in music - insisting people in their native country only listen to "hip-hop or kiddy pop."The band has scored both critical acclaim...

Ed Westwick Celebrates Birthday

Ed Westwick was surprised by his girlfriend at his 22nd birthday celebrations on Saturday (27.06.09).The 'Gossip Girl' hunk reportedly kissed and cuddled his girlfriend Jessica Szhor all evening as they partied with close friends at...

Rockers' Albums In Pricing Blunder

KINGS OF LEON, LILY ALLEN and COLDPLAY are set to soar back up the U.K. charts this weekend (20-21Jun09) - after their albums sold for just 44 cents (29 pence) in an online blunder.Online music...

Worst Camper Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton has been voted the celebrity campers would least like to share a tent with.A survey of more than 500 music festival attendees has found that 48 per cent of people would rather sleep...

Kings Of Leon Start Own Record Label

KINGS OF LEON are launching their own record label with the help of rock band THE FEATURES - the first artists signed to their new imprint.The Sex on Fire hitmakers have joined forces with Los...

The Thing They Say:

"Me and my cousin used to get high on cocaine and start talking about God. We would have a room full of people partying and me and him would have heated arguments with people who...

Kings Of Leon Fear Success

Caleb Followill was frightened by 'Use Somebody'.The Kings of Leon frontman pretended the track - which was placed second in the UK charts - didn't exist because he was terrified of how successful it could...

Kings Of Leon Bugged By Fame

Rockers KINGS OF LEON were shocked when they rocketed to fame in America, because they loved the anonymity of living in the U.S.The Sex on Fire hitmakers enjoyed retreating to their native Tennessee so they...

Fleet Foxes Earn Hat-trick Of Mojo Nominations

Fleet Foxes are the frontrunners for success in the 2009 Mojo honours list, with nominations in three categories.Just 11 months after the release of their eponymous debut, the quintet's critical and commercial success continues with...

By on 06 May 2009

Allen Forgets Followill Phone Proposal

LILY ALLEN once drunkenly proposed to a member of KINGS OF LEON - but she can't remember which one. The Smile hitmaker met a member of the rockers' management team on a night out after a...

Lollapalooza Line-up Announced

DEPECHE MODE, TOOL, KINGS OF LEON and BEASTIE BOYS will join Lollapalooza founder PERRY FARRELL's reunited JANE'S ADDICTION at this year's (09) festival. Announced on Tuesday morning (21Apr09), the line-up also features the Killers, Lou Reed,...

Followill's Wild Whiskey Ways Became A Big Issue For Kings Of Leon

KINGS OF LEON star CALEB FOLLOWILL was such a danger to himself and others when he used to sleepwalk when drunk on whiskey, the band hired a security guard to make sure the singer never...

Lady Gaga Tops UK Singles And Album Charts

Pop singer Lady GaGa claims number one spot in both UK singles and album chartPop singer Lady GaGa has claimed the number one spot in both the UK singles and album chart.The New Yorker remained...

By on 05 April 2009

Kings Nearly Scrapped Hit Track

KINGS OF LEON were ready to scrap hit single SEX ON FIRE - before a heavy drinking session helped change the rockers' minds. The smash song claimed top spot in the U.K. singles chart in September...

Arctic Monkeys To Return At Leeds/reading 2009

Sheffield four-piece Arctic Monkeys are to play their first set in the UK for two years as headliners at Leeds/Reading Festival 2009, it has been announced.Alex Turner's band are expected to showcase material from their...

By on 30 March 2009

Lady Gaga Has Poker Face To Beat Chart Rivals

New York star Lady GaGa has retained the UK number one spot with Poker Face for a second week.The singer - real name Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta - scored her second British number one single...

By on 29 March 2009

Lady Gaga For Glasto?

LADY GAGA may be set to perform at this year's Glastonbury Festival, it has emerged.The US singer has seen a swift rise in her popularity in the UK, recently scoring her second number one with...

By on 25 March 2009

Second Number One Single For Lady Gaga

US star Lady GaGa has claimed her second UK number one single with Poker Face, despite the song entering the chart ten weeks ago.The New Yorker's hit climbed from fourth to knock last week's number...

By on 23 March 2009

Comic Relief Single Tops UK Chart

The Comic Relief charity single, Islands in the Stream, by Gavin and Stacey stars Rob Brydon and Ruth Jones has topped the UK singles chart.The single, featuring Sir Tom Jones, beat off competition from last...

By on 15 March 2009

Benefit Concerts Held For Victims Of Australian Bushfires

Musical artists from across the world are playing at a series of concerts around Australia in a bid to raise money for the victims of the recent bushfires.The worst fires in living history saw over...

By on 14 March 2009

Followill Rules Out Solo Career

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL will never go solo - because playing in a band with his family fills him with immense pride. The group - composed of brothers Nathan, Caleb, Jared and their cousin...

Kings Of Leon Reign Supreme Over Web In U.k.

Rockers KINGS OF LEON's hit SEX ON FIRE is Britain's best-selling download single of all time - beating THE X FACTOR winner LEONA LEWIS into second place. The smash song, which claimed top spot in the...

Saturdays Miss Out On Comic Relief Gold

Just Can't Get Enough - the Comic Relief single by the Saturdays - has failed to make it to number one in the UK charts.The Depeche Mode cover from the girl band was beaten back...

By on 08 March 2009

The Prodigy And Kelly Clarkson Top UK Charts

Invaders Must Die, the new album by the Prodigy, has topped the UK album charts while Kelly Clarkson's new single hit the top singles spot.The dance act's first original album since 2001 sold 100,000 copies...

By on 02 March 2009

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