Latest Athlete News



Winehouse Up Against Monkeys And Kaisers At Qs

13th September 2007

Amy Winehouse's Back to Black has again been nominated for a best record of the year award.The troubled singer's album...

Pavarotti In Chart Foray

10th September 2007

Luciano Pavarotti has returned to the UK singles chart with Nessun Dorma, three days after losing his battle with pancreatic...

Disney Backs Vanessa Hudgens Over Naked Pic

8th September 2007

Disney says it is standing by High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens after fully-nude pictures of the actress surfaced on...

Beyonce And Hudson Top Bets

27th June 2007

Dreamgirls stars Beyonce Knowles and Jennifer Hudson led the winners at the US BET awards in Los Angeles.Knowles and Hudson...

Avengers Actor Gareth Hunt Dies

14th March 2007

Gareth Hunt, the actor who starred in The New Avengers, has died from cancer aged 65.He had suffered from pancreatic...

British Rockers To Play For The Homeless

14th November 2006

British rockers SUPERGRASS, ATHLETE and CARL BARAT have agreed to perform by the River Thames in London tomorrow (15NOV06) to...

Former Alfie Singer Wants To Help Unsigned Acts

1st September 2006

Former ALFIE frontman LEE GORTON is set to help unsigned acts by enrolling huge bands, including THE FLAMING LIPS and...

Coldplay Out In The Cold At Novellos

25th May 2006

COLDPLAY are in shock after failing to pick up one honour at last night's (24MAY06) prestigious Ivor Novello Awards, despite...

Athlete Star Eyes A Secret Dance Project

16th August 2005

ATHLETE frontman JOEL POTTS is preparing to release a secret dance project under a different name. WIRES rocker Potts...

Athlete And Snow Patrol Battle To Become U2

16th August 2005

ATHLETE are locked in a battle with fellow British band SNOW PATROL to see who can become the next U2...

Tears Postponement Caused By Anderson's Dad's Death

9th August 2005

LATEST: British rockers THE TEARS postponed a London concert on Sunday (07AUG05) because frontman BRETT ANDERSON discovered his father has...

The Tears Pull London Gig

8th August 2005

British rockers THE TEARS postponed a show in London yesterday (07AUG05) in mysterious circumstances. The band, founded by ex-SUEDE...

Athlete's Emotional Tribute To Lost Londoners

11th July 2005

ATHLETE frontman JOEL POTTS paid an emotional tribute to Londoners who lost their lives in bombings last Thursday (07JUL05) by...

U2 Top UK Singles Chart

13th February 2005

Veteran rockers U2 are sitting at the top of the UK singles chart, after their new single SOMETIMES YOU CAN'T...

Eminem Triumphs Over The King

7th February 2005

ELVIS PRESLEY fans hoping for the King's fourth UK number one this year (05) have been dealt a blow -...

Ciara Halts Presley's Chart Dominion

23rd January 2005

R+B beauty CIARA has stopped rock 'n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY from getting a record third number one UK single...

Coldplay Scoop Four Q Award Nominations

24th September 2003

British rockers COLDPLAY are leading the race at music bible Q's annual awards - after picking up for four nominations....

Radiohead Battle Newcomers For Mercury Prize

22nd July 2003

British band RADIOHEAD are fighting it out with a group of rock rookies for this year's (03) prestigious PANASONIC MERCURY...