Latest Capitol Records News

Katy Perry To Launch Her Own Label

21st June 2012

Katy Perry is launching her own record label. The 'Part of Me' singer is working on plans to create a company which gives power to the artist rather than label executives. She told The Hollywood...

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Beastie Boys Hit With Lawsuit

8th May 2012

Beastie Boys have been hit with a lawsuit just days after the death of bandmember Adam Yauch. Music label Tuf America has reportedly submitted a lawsuit against the hip-hop group alleging the band illegally sampled...

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Paul Mccartney To Unveil Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

2nd February 2012

Sir Paul McCartney is to unveil his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.The music legend is the last of The Beatles to receive his own star on the famous pavement, which will be unveiled next...

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Dilated Peoples Slam Record Label

13th March 2006

West Coast hip-hop outfit DILATED PEOPLES have hit out at their record label CAPITOL RECORDS, claiming the company is undermining their career. The three-piece, who have been together since the late 1990's, are angry that...

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Evans Grateful To P Diddy For Letting Her Go

4th April 2005

FAITH EVANS is grateful to hip-hop mogul SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS for allowing her to leave his BAD BOY RECORDS label - even though she was still under contract. The I'LL BE MISSING YOU...

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Houston Gouges Out Eye

2nd February 2005

R+B star HOUSTON has reportedly gouged out one of his eyes after a failed suicide attempt. The I LIKE THAT singer was staying at a London hotel when his security team had to stop...

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Beach Boys' Love Denies Hating Pet Sounds

26th November 2004

THE BEACH BOYS vocalist MIKE LOVE was fully supportive of their seminal work PET SOUNDS - contrary to stories he loathed the album. The GOOD VIBRATIONS musician, 63, played a pivotal role in constructing...

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Jovovich Dating Lennon?

8th November 2004

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON's son SEAN is reportedly dating actress MILLA JOVOVICH. Last week (ends4NOV04), the pair were spotted together at SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS' birthday party in New York where supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL...

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New Lennon Material To Be Released

1st November 2004

YOKO ONO has given permission for previously unreleased recordings by late rocker JOHN LENNON to hit music stores later this year (04). The album ACOUSTIC will feature songs taken from Lennon's personal recording archive,...

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Former Destiny's Child Member Gears Up For Solo Career

7th April 2004

Ousted DESTINY'S CHILD member LeTOYA LUCKETT is hoping to rival the chart success of former bandmate BEYONCE KNOWLES with the release of her debut solo album this summer (04). Luscious Luckett, who along with...

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George Harrison's Birthday Honoured In Los Angeles

23rd February 2004

A special event, marking what would have been GEORGE HARRISON's 61st birthday, will take place in Los Angeles on Sunday (22FEB04). GEORGE HARRISON DAY IN LA is a free event which will takes place...

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Lisa Marie Returns To The Studio

20th November 2003

Rock singer LISA MARIE PRESLEY is heading back to the recording studio, after impressing record bosses with the sales of her debut album. CAPITOL RECORDS are putting pressure on Lisa Marie, the daughter of...

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