Music News and Festival Updates 13th January 2014


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Jay Z Invites Fan Hoping To Get Record Deal On Stage

13th January 2014 1:32

Jay Z has offered a 19-year-old fan a shot at stardom following the teenager's performance at a gig in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday night...

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Beyonce Hosts Star-studded Bash For Mum's Birthday

13th January 2014 1:32

Beyonce and Solange Knowles joined forces to host a star-studded party for their mum, Tina Knowles, on Saturday (11Jan14) to celebrate her 60th...

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Kylie Minogue Losing Sleep Over The Voice Judging Job

13th January 2014 1:32

Kylie Minogue is suffering sleepless nights over the stress of her role as a judge on British Tv talent show The Voice.The Spinning Around hitmaker...

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Pharrell Williams Happy To Be Back At The Top Of The U.k. Singles Chart

13th January 2014 1:32

Hip-hop star Pharrell Williams has beaten out Pitbull and Ke$Ha to reclaim the top spot on the U.K. singles chart with his song HaPPY.Pitbull and...

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Professor Green's Nightclub Searching For A New Home

13th January 2014 1:32

The nightclub owned by British rapper Professor Green has closed its doors just five months after opening in London's Leicester Square.The rapper,...

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The Things They Say: 4020933

13th January 2014 1:32

"I'm a homebody. For one month straight, I watched The Devil Wears Prada until I fell asleep every night. I enjoy doing laundry... I'm the best cook...

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The Things They Say: 4020934

13th January 2014 1:32

"He was really fast - I was really impressed. He's really funny. He got everything in one or two takes. Such a pro." New Girl star Zooey Deschanel on...

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Dr Dre's Beats Music To Launch New Music Streaming Service This Month

13th January 2014 2:00

The hip-hop legend and music mogul Dr Dre is currently waiting for his, and Jimmy Lovine's, Beats Electronics newest product to be released.Beats...

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Fergie: Make-up's My 'Passion'

13th January 2014 3:00

Fergie admits make-up is her ''passion''.The Black Eyed Peas singer has teamed up with beauty brand Wet n Wild to come up with her own line of...

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U2 Hit The Stage At Sean Penn's Help Haiti Home Benefit Gala In Surprise Gig

13th January 2014 3:49

U2 reunited for a surprise gig at Sean Penn's Help Haiti Home benefit gala on Saturday night (Jan 11th).The Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills hosted the...

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John Mayer Hires Lady Gaga's Ex-manager

13th January 2014 8:07

John Mayer has hired Lady Gaga's former employee, Troy Carter, as his new manager.The Daughters hitmaker split from his manager Michael MCDonald in...

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U2 Win Golden Globe For Best Song

13th January 2014 8:07

U2 took home their second Golden Globe award on Sunday (12Jan14) for their song Ordinary Love from the film Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom.The Irish...

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Katy Perry Scores Third Million-selling Album

13th January 2014 8:07

Pop superstar Katy Perry has scored her third million-selling album in the U.S. with her latest record, Prism.In just 11 weeks, the Roar hitmaker has...

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Carrie Underwood And Luke Bryan To Headline First Iheartradio Country Music Festival

13th January 2014 8:07

Carrie Underwood and Luke Bryan are set to headline the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Festival in Austin, Texas.The popular iHeartRadio concert has...

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Jb Jonathan Gill Praises Prince William For Putting Farming In The Spotlight

13th January 2014 8:07

Jls star Jb Gill has heaped praise on Prince William for bringing focus on to the importance of the farming industry.The singer, whose band split in...

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The Things They Say: 4021261

13th January 2014 8:07

"I was going to come and push you down the stairs. I was like, she'll crack up! She would really love that!" Jennifer Lawrence jokes about tripping...

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Fascinating Fact: 4021262

13th January 2014 8:07

Rapper Drake was given the honour of introducing the starting line-up for his hometown basketball team the Toronto Raptors on Saturday (11Jan14). The...

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Sheryl Crow Cries Over Cruel Comments

13th January 2014 8:21

Sheryl Crow has cried over cruel comments on Twitter.The nine-time Grammy award winner admits she isn't an avid user of the social networking site...

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Pharrell Reclaims The UK No. 1 Spot From Pitbull & Ke$ha

13th January 2014 9:53

Pharrell is the UK's No. 1 single artist once again, as his song 'Happy' climbed to the top of the Official UK Singles Chart to reclaim the spot it...

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Join Bruno Mars For Super Bowl Show

13th January 2014 10:00

The Red Hot Chili Peppers are set to perform with Bruno Mars during the Super Bowl Half-time Show. The 'Count on Me' hitmaker has enlisted the help...

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U2 Wins Golden Globe Award For Mandela Track

13th January 2014 10:00

U2 won the award for the Best Original Song at the Golden Globes last night (12.01.14) in California.The 'Elevation' rockers were honoured with the...

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Oasis To Reform In 2016?

13th January 2014 10:00

Former Oasis manager Alan McGee believes the band will reunite in 2016.The record label owner is confident the 'Wonderwall' hitmakers will reform for...

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Alt-j Assure Fans Of Band's Future After Guitarist Quits

13th January 2014 12:04

The remaining members of British rock act Alt-J have promised fans they will continue performing together after bassist Gwil Sainsbury quit the...

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Melanie Chisholm Turns 40 With Star-studded Gig

13th January 2014 12:04

Former Spice Girls star Melanie Chisholm celebrated turning 40 with a special concert in London on Saturday night (11Jan14).The singer, who hit the...

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Justin Bieber Linked To Blockbuster Movie Role

13th January 2014 12:04

Pop sensation Justin Bieber is lined up as the next new member of The Expendables, according to action man Terry Crews.Former football star Crews,...

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Kiss Walk The Runway At Milan Fashion Week

13th January 2014 12:04

Veteran rockers Kiss donned their iconic band make-up and sharp suits to walk the runway for designer John Varvatos at a fashion show in Italy.The...

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Pixie Lott Celebrates Birthday With Strip Club Trip

13th January 2014 12:04

British pop star Pixie Lott showed off her naughty side by visiting a strip club on her 23rd birthday.The Boys and Girls hitmaker headed out in...

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Embrace Return After Seven Years

13th January 2014 12:04

British rockers Embrace are to make a return to the charts seven years after the release of their last album.The band has remained largely out of the...

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Paris Hilton Signs Dj Residency Deal - Report

13th January 2014 12:04

Socialite Paris Hilton is stepping up her music career by reportedly signing a deal for a Dj residency at a casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.The...

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Halt-j? No Way - Mercury Winners Alt-j Will Continue Despite Gwil Sainsbury Exit

13th January 2014 12:17

In an unexpected shakeup of one of 2013’s most talked-about bands, Gwil Sainsbury left Alt-J following their Mercury win; but that doesn’t mean...

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Introducing: Norwegian Nuances From Making Marks

13th January 2014 13:11

Making Marks is set to bring a lot of new surprises beginning with debut album 'A Thousand Half-Truths'.Having met in 2007, keyboardist/vocalist Nina...

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Lily Allen Sends Us Daydreaming With Her Infectious New Single 'Air Balloon' [Video]

13th January 2014 14:10

Lily Allen will unveil a brand new single entitled 'Air Balloon' as she gears up for what looks to be a very busy year for the star.Lily unveils 'Air...

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Lily Allen Tests Songs On Kids

13th January 2014 16:06

Lily Allen tests out her new songs on her children. The 'Hard Out Here' singer hasn't sample her kid's voices on her new tracks like Beyoncé and Jay...

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Brian May Has Good News On Cancer Tests

13th January 2014 16:06

Brian May has had ''good reports'' back after undergoing several tests for cancer over the festive period. The 66-year-old guitarist - who had a knee...

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Christine Mcvie To Rejoin Fleetwood Mac - Report

13th January 2014 16:07

Christine Mcvie has fulfilled her dream of winning back her place in Fleetwood Mac after a 16-year absence, according to a new report.The singer quit...

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Lady Gaga Blasts Artpop Critics

13th January 2014 16:07

Pop superstar Lady Gaga has accused music critics of slating her album Artpop because they failed to understand its concept.The Poker Face singer...

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Sheryl Crow Wept Over Callous Rape Remark

13th January 2014 16:07

Rocker Sheryl Crow broke down in tears after a blogger likened her singing to a rape attack.The All I Wanna Do hitmaker rarely reads online comments...

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Beyonce Writes Essay On Gender Equality

13th January 2014 16:07

Pop superstar Beyonce has written an essay on gender equality as part of an initiative by Maria Shriver.The singer has given her opinion on issues...

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Paul Weller To Play Forest Gigs

13th January 2014 16:07

British rock veteran Paul Weller has signed up to play a run of gigs in forests across England over the summer (14).The former The Jam star has...

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Brian May Shares 'Mainly' Good Health News With Fans

13th January 2014 18:59

Queen rocker Brian May is keeping his fingers crossed after initial health tests to rule out a cancer scare came back negative.The veteran guitarist...

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Outkast To Celebrate 20th Anniversary With 40-Date Festival Tour

13th January 2014 18:59

Hip-hop duo Outkast's comeback is complete - Andre 3000 and Big Boi will perform at over 40 festivals around the world in 2014.Last week...

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Teen Arrested For Shooting Death Of Wiz Khalifa's Uncle

13th January 2014 18:59

A Pennsylvania teenager has been arrested and charged over the shooting death of rapper Wiz Khalifa's uncle last week (ends10Jan14).The Black and...

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Art Garfunkel Kicking Off Tour Following Vocal Issues

13th January 2014 18:59

Art Garfunkel is set to embark on a tour of American theatres after a four-year hiatus, prompted by his vocal issues.The singer has cancelled several...

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Beastie Boys New Street Corner Honour To Go Before Officials On Tuesday

13th January 2014 18:59

Officials in Manhattan, New York are to vote on whether to approve proposals for a Beastie Boys honour on Tuesday night (14Jan14).Fans of the rap...

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The Things They Tweet: 4022923

13th January 2014 18:59

"happy birthday to one of my favorite artists off alllllll time @waynecoyne." Miley Cyrus remembers the Flaming Lips frontman as he turns 53 on...

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Fascinating Fact: 4022924

13th January 2014 18:59

A one-off Ferrari sports car once driven by Michael Jackson is set to go under the hammer in Scottsdale, Arizona. The black convertible Testarossa...

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The Things They Say: 4022925

13th January 2014 18:59

"It's actually good because my mother is funny, she's cool. She gets it, so she gives me my space when I need it. She's doing really good, by the...

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Justin Bieber To Face Deposition Questioning Over Multiple Paparazzi Run-ins

13th January 2014 22:00

A paparazzo who is suing Justin Bieber over an alleged bust-up in Miami, Florida last year (13) has been granted permission to have the superstar...

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Reo Speedwagon And Chicago To Tour Together

13th January 2014 22:00

Classic rock bands Reo Speedwagon and Chicago are set to embark on a co-headlining North American tour this summer (14).The groups will play 15 dates...

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Blur's Alex James Returning To Britpop Name For Beverage Line

13th January 2014 22:00

Blur bassist Alex James is hoping to expand his foray into the food and beverage industry with the release of his own line of drinks.The guitarist...

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Victims In Doe B Bar Shooting Sue Over Injuries

13th January 2014 22:00

Three victims caught up in an Alabama bar shooting which resulted in the death of rapper Doe B have filed suit against the venue's owners.T.I.'s...

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Singer Juan Francisco Santana Dies

13th January 2014 22:00

Dominican singer Juan Francisco Santana has died at the age of 84.The musician passed away on Saturday (11Jan14) after slipping into a diabetic coma,...

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The Things They Tweet: 4023148

13th January 2014 22:00

"I get called an ugly lesbian a lot more than one would think. Or maybe not. Can u at least call me an interesting lesbian. I hate the U word." Miley...

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The Things They Say: 4023149

13th January 2014 22:00

"I find it grating to lump everyone into a really awkward, pun-centric name. People joke about it on Twitter, 'You should call us The Disciples....

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