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Brits And Online Hits Take Over The 2012 Billboard Charts

By Victoria Pavlova | 15th December 2012

The Billboard chart holds few surprises this year as British boyband One Direction took the top spot for new artist or group. It’s been the year of the British invasion of the American charts,...

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Are Mumford And Sons Set For Grammy Award Glory?

6th December 2012

Mumford & Sons have been nominated for six awards at the Grammy Awards 2013.The British folk-rockers have taken the nominations by storm with their track 'I Will Wait' up for Best Rock Song and Best...

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Drake Launching New Label With Warner Bros.

6th December 2012

Rapper Drake is setting up his own label after reportedly signing a new deal with Warner Bros. Records executives.The Best I Ever Had hitmaker has been representing his October's Very Own (Ovo) crew of artists...

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Justin Bieber Joined By Fellow Canadian Drake As Tour Hits Toronto (Video)

By Contributor | 3rd December 2012

There was a bit of Canadian bonhomie going on as Justin Bieber’s seemingly never ending tour finally got round to touching down in his native land. Bieber appeared at the Rogers Center In Toronto on...

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Justin Bieber Fulfills Drake's Dreams

3rd December 2012

Justin Bieber helped Drake fulfil a ''childhood dream'' at the weekend. The rapper joined the 'Boyfriend' singer as he headlined the 60,000 capacity Rogers Centre - originally named the SkyDome - in his hometown of...

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Drake Joins Justin Bieber Onstage For Hometown Gig

2nd December 2012

Rapper Drake thrilled concertgoers in his native Toronto on Saturday night (01Dec12) by joining fellow Canadian pop star Justin Bieber onstage for a performance of their duet Right Here.Drake, real name Aubrey Graham, recently teamed...

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Drake Mourning Grandmother's Death

24th November 2012

Canadian rapper Drake is mourning the loss of his beloved grandmother.The Best I Ever Had hitmaker, real name Aubrey Graham, broke the sad news to fans on Twitter.com on Thursday (22Nov12), as his American devotees...

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Drake & Chris Brown In The Clear Over Club Brawl

23rd November 2012

Drake and Chris Brown will not face charges for their summer (12) nightclub brawl in New York - police officials have dropped the case because they don't have enough evidence to proceed.Law enforcement sources tell...

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Chris Brown And Drake Avoid Charges Following Brawl

23rd November 2012

Chris Brown and Drake won't face criminal charges following their nightclub brawl in June.The singer, the rapper and their entourages were involved in a fracas at New York's W.i.P club, reportedly over Rihanna who has...

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Police Urge Club Ban On Drake And Chris Brown

22nd November 2012

Owners of a New York nightclub have been ordered by police to ban rival stars Chris Brown and Drake after a violent clash between the pair's entourages earlier this year (12).The Kiss Kiss hitmaker's aides...

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Concert Promoters Arrested Over Alleged Nicki Minaj Scam

22nd November 2012

Two concerts promoters from Florida have been arrested for allegedly setting up a fake concert featuring Nicki Minaj and Drake.Phillip and Evelyn Bradley were arrested on Monday (19Nov12) by detectives in Winter Haven, Florida....

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Justin Bieber Reminds One Direction Who's The Boss At Ama Awards

By Michael West | 19th November 2012

Family Affari: Justin Bieber and his mother Pattie at the AMA Awards in Los Angeles"The next Justin Bieber" has been a phrase bandied around the music industry for the past couple of years. Who would...

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Rihanna And Chris Brown Dance To Drake

1st November 2012

Rihanna and Chris Brown appear to be over their issues with Drake.The couple - who recently reunited despite Chris still being on probation for beating her in 2009 - were spotted singing and dancing together...

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On The Shelves: Us Album Releases, October 30, 2012 - Neil Young, Black Country Communion, Toby Keith, Meek Mill, Rod Stewart, Katherine Jenkins

By Michael West | 30th October 2012

It's going to be a tough fight to knock Taylor Swift from the top of this week's chart and looking at this week's major contenders, it seems unlikely that any of them have the commercial...

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Drake Dedicates Diploma To Mother

30th October 2012

Drake dedicated his high school diploma to his mother.The 25-year-old Canadian rapper - who dropped out of school 10 years ago - received his high school diploma earlier this month after months of hard work...

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Drake Speaks At His High School Graduation

29th October 2012

Rapper Drake dedicated his high school diploma to his mum as he spoke at his graduation ceremony in Canada on Friday (26Oct12).The hip-hop star hired a private tutor over the summer (12) to help him...

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Taylor Swift To Perform At Amas

25th October 2012

Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj will perform at the 2012 American Music Awards (AMAs). The 'I Knew You Were Trouble' hitmaker and the 'Starships' rapper - who performed a duet of Nicki's 'Super Bass' during...

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Drake's Surprise Set Causes Chaos At University

22nd October 2012

Rapper Drake caused chaos by making a surprise appearance at a university gig on Friday (19Oct12) as excited fans scrambled to get closer to the stage.Headliner 2 Chainz was performing his track No Lie when...

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Drake, 25, Finally Graduates From High School

By Michael West | 19th October 2012

Drake may seem to have already had it all; money, girls and success, but none of it compared to the feeling he received when he finally gained his high school diploma - ten years after...

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Drake Graduates High School – And Passes With Flying Colours!

By Michael West | 18th October 2012

With 3 BET Awards, 9 Grammy nominations, an MTV Video Music award (plus 8 other nominations) all stacked upon almost 100 other award nominations and wins, who needs a high school diploma? Drake does, that's...

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Call Me Professor Questlove… The Roots’ Drummer To Teach At Nyu

By Hayley Avron | 18th October 2012

We all know Questlove, right? The drummer for The Roots, a high profile musician in his own right and Amber Tamblyn’s amateur wedding photographer? Well, you can all call him Professor Questlove now because he’s...

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High School Success: Drake Lands Diploma, Aged 25

By Hayley Avron | 18th October 2012

Drake has just announced that he’s received his high school diploma, at the age of 25. The R&B star – real name Aubrey Drake Graham – shared the news with his Twitter followers by posting...

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Drake Graduates High School

18th October 2012

Drake has graduated from high school 10 years after dropping out.The 25-year-old Canadian rapper - who was once romantically linked to Rihanna - finally received his high school diploma yesterday (17.10.12) after months of hard...

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Drake Graduates High School

18th October 2012

Rapper Drake has graduated high school at the age of 25.The Canadian star dropped out of Toronto's Forest Hill Collegiate Institute as a teenager after landing an acting role on TV show Degrassi: The Next...

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Birdman Buys Mansion For $14.5 Million

By Jack de Aguilar | 16th October 2012

Rapper and record label exec. Birdman buys mansion for a cool $14.5m! The co-founder of Cash Money Records - home to Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and Drake – bought the Miami Beach pad, which used...

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Girl Power At The 2012 American Music Awards: Nicki Minaj And Rihanna Lead The Way

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th October 2012

Nicki Minaj and Rihanna are expected to clean up at the 2012 American Music Awards, with four nominations apiece, reports Reuters.Rihanna is top of the table for the main category, as she wards off competition...

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Lil Wayne: 'Drake's Aaliyah Album Will Be Awesome'

9th October 2012

Hip-hop star Lil Wayne is confident his rap protege Drake will do a good job executive producing a new album of unreleased Aaliyah tracks, insisting it will be an "awesome collaboration".Drake recently revealed that he...

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Chris Brown Seeks Love Advice From Reality Star

8th October 2012

Chris Brown has turned to reality TV star Drita D'Avanzo to help him sort out his love life.The 'Yeah 3X' singer - who dumped his girlfriend of more than one year Karrueche Tran last week...

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Are Mumford And Sons The New One Direction?

By Michael West | 3rd October 2012

“The Brits are coming,” yelled Paul Revere in the 1800s, though we’re not sure he was talking about Mumford and Sons and One Direction. Nevertheless, it’s the two British groups who have dominated the notoriously...

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Feist Wins Polaris Music Prize

25th September 2012

Feist has seen off competition from rapper Drake to take home Canada's 2012 Polaris Music Prize.The singer's record Metals was nominated for the best Canadian album award along with Drake's Take Care, but she came...

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