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Kings Of Leon's Awkward Dylan Meeting

Rockers KINGS OF LEON were so overwhelmed to meet their boyhood hero BOB DYLAN that they risked embarrassment by throwing their arms around the star for a group hug. The band are longtime admirers of...

Kings Of Leon's Success Lures Long Lost Relatives

KINGS OF LEON have been bombarded with messages from distant family members since they became stars - with some are even putting personal snaps of the band online. The band, formed of brothers Caleb, Nathan...

Barrymore Hooks Up With Westwick

DREW BARRYMORE has sparked new romance rumours after she was spotted smooching with GOSSIP GIRL star ED WESTWICK at a recent KINGS OF LEON concert in New York. Reports suggest the pair hooked up for...

Kings Of Leon Album Sales Only Beaten By Coldplay

Kings of Leon's new album Only By The Night could sell a massive 250,000 copies by the end of the week, according to current industry figures.The Followills' fourth effort is now the second fastest-selling album...

By on 24 September 2008

Kings Of Leon Continue To Top The U.k. Charts

KINGS OF LEON have scored a second week atop of the U.K charts. The band - who ended Katy Perry's reign at number one last week (14Sep08) - remain at the top of the singles...

Kings Of Leon Top U.k. Chart For Second Week

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have held on to the top spot of the U.K singles charts for a second week. The band's track Sex On Fire kept Katy Perry's I Kissed a Girl in second...

Kings Of Leon Hold Onto Number One Spot

Kings of Leon are number one in the UK's singles chart for a second week in a row, with their single Sex on Fire.Katie Perry's I Kissed a Girl was also a non-mover, remaining at...

By on 21 September 2008

Spice Girls Pip Led Zeppelin To Live Reunion Award

The Spice Girls were the surprise winners of the best music reunion prize at the Vodafone Live Music awards, ahead of reformed rockers Led Zeppelin.The Verve and James were also nominated for the award but...

By on 19 September 2008

Followill Wrote Album On Painkillers

KINGS OF LEON star CALEB FOLLOWILL was inspired to write the band's latest album after taking prescription painkillers following a fight with one of his brothers. The frontman was forced onto the strong medication after...

Kings Of Leon Play Saturday Night Live!

To promote their new album 'Only By The Night' KINGS OF LEON will play Saturday Night Live this Saturday (September 20th 2008). Star of the movie Pineapple Express JAMES FRANCO is set to host the...

Kings Of Leon: Staying Clean And Faithful Helped Success

Kings of Leon have claimed quitting drugs and promiscuity has helped them in their rise to the top.The Followills claimed the first number one single of their career with Sex on Fire at the weekend...

By on 17 September 2008

Metallica's Death Magnetic Rocks Us Album Charts

Death Magnetic, the new album from Metallica, has topped the Billboard Hot 200 album charts after less than a week on release.The metal legends' ninth album has sold a massive 490,000 copies since going on...

By on 17 September 2008

Followill Gave Up Women For Success

KINGS OF LEON star CALEB FOLLOWILL gave up a life of drugs and sex in a bid to make him a better rock star. The band's frontman ditched his wild-living ways in a mission to...

Kings Of Leon End Perry's Chart Reign

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have topped the U.K singles charts after beating former chart topper KATY PERRY. The band's new track Sex On Fire knocked Perry's I Kissed a Girl into second place. Sir Cliff...

Kings Of Leon Top UK Charts

American band Kings of Leon have gone straight in at number one on the UK singles charts with their latest release Sex On Fire.The rockers have had critical success through their albums but today's chart-topping...

By on 14 September 2008

Kings Of Leon Preview New Efforts For Competition Winners

Kings of Leon have performed songs from their upcoming album for winners of a BBC Radio 1 competition.The foursome performed five songs from Only By The Night at Maida Vale studios in north London.They opened...

By on 12 September 2008

Imbruglia Dating Kings Of Leon Drummer?

Australian singer NATALIE IMBRUGLIA has sparked rumours she is dating KINGS OF LEON rocker NATHAN FOLLOWILL - after the pair was snapped enjoying a night out in London together. The Torn hitmaker split from her...

Kings Of Leon Hit Out At Druggie Rockers

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have branded troubled stars like AMY WINEHOUSE and PETE DOHERTY "insecure", alleging they use drugs because they are desperate for fame. The band's drummer Nathan Followill insists some groups resort to...

Kings Of Leon Swear Off Drugs

KINGS OF LEON are convinced they are producing their best music ever - because they have finally given up drugs. The rockers, composed of brothers Nathan, Caleb and Jared Followill, and cousin Matthew Followill, cleaned...

Coldplay Grab Four Nominations For Q Magazine Awards

Coldplay lead the field for this year's Q magazine awards with four nominations.The foursome are nominated for best track and best video for their single Violet Hill - which was released as a free download...

By on 02 September 2008

Followill Skipped Vacation For Glastonbury

KINGS OF LEON bass player JARED FOLLOWILL was forced to cancel a six-month beach holiday when the band was offered a prestigious festival headline spot. The rockers had planned to take all of 2008 off...

Winehouse To Return To V Amid Ticket Warning To Festilval Goers

Amy Winehouse will return to the V Festival later, a year after cancelling her appearance at the event.The singer joins a host of acts, including The Verve and Kings of Leon, who will perform at...

By on 16 August 2008

Kings Of Leon Slam Illegal Recordings

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have hit out at fans who illegally record their gigs - insisting it makes artists reluctant to showcase new material. The group are set to release their new album, Only By...

Kings Of Leon Serve Drinks To Thirsty Fans

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL served up a treat for booze-starved revellers at the band's gig on Saturday (9Aug08) - by tossing drinks into the crowd. The 30,000 revellers crammed into New Jersey's Liberty...

Kings Of Leon Rocker Embarrassed By Sex Song

KINGS OF LEON frontman CALEB FOLLOWILL dreads performing his band's new single SEX ON FIRE - because the lyrics are too embarrassing to sing. The rocker branded the track "ridiculous" after his bandmates pitched the...

Kings Of Leon 'Embarrassed' By Song

KINGS OF LEON frontman Caleb Followill has said feels slightly embarrassed by the "blatant" nature of the band's new song.The track Sex On Fire is the first single to be taken from the forthcoming album...

By on 06 August 2008

Over 80,000 Music Fans Flock To T In The Park

Over 80,000 music fans are heading to Balado, Scotland, this weekend for the T in the Park festival.People with camping tickets were treated to acts including Scotland's own KT Tunstall, The Verve and Stereophonics on...

By on 12 July 2008

Kings Of Leon 'Were Not Planning Fourth Album'

KINGS OF LEON have said they only decided to record a new album this year after they were offered a headline slot at Glastonbury.The band's fourth album, ONLY BY THE NIGHT is scheduled for release...

By on 11 July 2008

Five-fold Sales Increase For Jay-z After Glasto Success

Jay-Z's album sales have experienced a near five-fold boost after his triumphant Glastonbury performance, it has been confirmed.The rapper's appearance on the Pyramid Stage at the legendary Somerset festival had provoked much controversy, with many...

By on 04 July 2008

Jay-z Set For Chart Boost After Glastonbury Success

Jay-Z is set to continue to prove the doubters wrong by following his Glastonbury success with chart triumph this weekend.The rapper's appearance on the Pyramid Stage at the legendary Somerset festival had provoked much controversy...

By on 02 July 2008

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