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Foo Fighters & Kanye Among Grammy Early Winners

13th February 2012

Foo Fighters, Skrillex and Kanye West were already big winners at the Grammys on Sunday night (12Feb12) before the ceremony got underway.Dave Grohl's rock act picked up four awards at a pre-event prizegiving, including Best...

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Paul Mccartney Is Joined By Katy Perry And Tony Bennet For Grammy Tribute Concert

11th February 2012

Paul Mccartney was celebrated this weekend when he received the MusiCares' 2012 Person of the Year award, hosted by Grammy organizers ahead of this weekend's major music awards. Paul Mccartney was commemorated by fellow artists...

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The Things They Say 24314

10th February 2012

"I never plan what I'm going to say when I get up on stage. My father was a speechwriter, and my mother was a public speaking teacher, and one thing that I've learned in life...

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Chris Brown To Remain On Probation For Rihanna Attack

10th February 2012

Following a hearing regarding the terms of his probation, a judge has ruled that Chris Brown must remain under probation for a further three years. In 2009, Brown was arrested, charged and sentenced for assaulting...

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Foo Fighters Announce These Days

9th February 2012

Foo Fighters ' new single, These Days, will be released on February 20th, 2012, through Roswell / Columbia. It's the fourth single from their seventh studio album, Wasting Light, which has gone multi-platinum and is...

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Can Anyone Stop Adele Dominating The Grammys?

9th February 2012

Adele looks poised to clean up at the Grammy Awards this coming weekend; the British singing sensation may have been nominated in less categories than Kanye West, but she's up for all the main ones...

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The Beach Boys To Perform At Grammys

9th February 2012

The Beach Boys will reunite at the Grammy awards on Sunday (12.02.12).The legendary pop group will start celebrations of their 50th anniversary as a band at the event when the surviving members of the their...

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Adele Used Expletive Phone-app To Swear Through Surgery

9th February 2012

Adele is set to show the world how adept she is at overcoming adversity, with her forthcoming performance at the Grammy Awards. The performance will be the first time that she has sung live to...

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All Eyes On Adele Ahead Of Live Return At Grammys

8th February 2012

Adele is set to take the stage at the Grammy Awards this week for her first performance since she underwent surgery on her vocal cords last year. The haemorrhage that she suffered on her vocal...

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Foo Fighters And Deadmau5 To Collaborate At Grammys

8th February 2012

Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 will collaborate at the Grammy Awards.The rock group with be paired with the Canadian DJ to perform his remixed version of their track 'Rope' - which is nominated for a trophy...

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Dave Grohl Full Of Praise For Adele Ahead Of Grammy Awards

7th February 2012

Dave Grohl is probably getting used to being termed as one of the senior statesmen of rock n' roll nowadays, but it's still hard to believe that the likes of Lady Gaga and Bruno Mars...

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Dave Grohl Flying The Flag For Rock At The Grammys

6th February 2012

Dave Grohl is feeling the weight of the rock world on his shoulders in the run up to the Grammy Awards. His band, Foo Fighters, are one of the few rock / guitar bands to...

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Dave Grohl's Grammy Pride

6th February 2012

Dave Grohl feels "responsibility and a lot of pride" to be nominated for six Grammy Awards. The Foo Fighters frontman is excited about his band's nominations - including Best Rock Album and Best Rock Song...

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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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Foo Fighters Video Incorporates Seismic Show

1st February 2012

The Foo Fighters have commemorated their earth-shaking gig in New Zealand by using footage from the concert in their latest music video.The band made rock history on 13 December (11) when two seismic stations near...

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Corey Taylor Fulfils Dream Of Working With Grohl

1st February 2012

Slipknot star Corey Taylor has fulfilled his dream of working with Dave Grohl after the Foo Fighters frontman invited him to record a collaboration for his new documentary.The former Nirvana drummer is making a film...

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Foo Fighters To Host Fundraising Gig For Barack Obama

29th January 2012

The Foo Fighters are throwing their support behind Barack Obama's re-election campaign by hosting a fundraising gig in California for the U.S. president.The band, led by frontman Dave Grohl, will put on a show in...

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Bruce Springsteen Announces Wrecking Ball Tour Dates

24th January 2012

Bruce Springsteen has announced the dates for his 2012 world tour. The Boss will be hitting the road with his E Street Band on a promotional tour that spans five months, starts in Atlanta, ends...

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Rihanna And Coldplay To Perform 'Bonkers' Duet At Grammys

19th January 2012

Rihanna and Coldplay are set to bring their studio collaboration 'Princess Of China' to the live arena after it was revealed the British group and pop star would come together as part of the 54th...

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Bruno Mars Cleared In Cocaine Case, Looks Ahead To Grammys

19th January 2012

The cocaine possession charges that were brought against Bruno Mars in September last year (2011) have now been dropped. A judge dismissed the charges completely after being told by Mars' lawyer that the 26 year...

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Slipknot Singer A Lucky Geek

19th January 2012

Slipknot's Corey Taylor is "just another lucky geek who got to live out a dream."The vocalist is very focussed on his career but doesn't take himself too seriously, blasting artists who use their fame as...

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Ll Cool J 'Thrilled' To Host Grammys

18th January 2012

LL Cool J is "thrilled" to be hosting the Grammy Awards.The rapper-turned-actor will be the first person to front the annual US awards show since 2005, and calls the opportunity a "dream come true"He said:...

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Ll Cool J Is The First Grammys Host In 7 Years

18th January 2012

Ll Cool J may be used to hosting the Grammy Awards, the rapper has helmed every edition of the nominations show since 2008, but in 2012 it looks like he's finally ready to graduate after...

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Dave Grohl Confirms Sound City Studios Documentary

13th January 2012

Foo Fighters rocker Dave Grohl has confirmed reports he's making a movie about the studio where Nirvana recorded landmark album Nevermind.Reo Speedwagon star Kevin Cronin revealed news of the project last year (11), hinting he'll...

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Taylor Swift To Perform At Grammy Awards

12th January 2012

Taylor Swift will perform at the Grammy Awards on February 12. The 'Safe and Sound' singer - who was named Favourite Country Singer at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles last night (11.01.12) will...

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The Things They Say 23953

11th January 2012

"2011 was very good to me. I was at a New Year's Eve party and someone asked me how was my year, and I said, 'I honestly think 2011 was the best year of my...

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Dave Grohl Compares 2012 To 1991

11th January 2012

Dave Grohl says today's musical climate is just like 1991, when Nirvana broke into the mainstream.The Foo Fighters frontman acknowledges guitar bands are now "overlooked," but isn't worried rock 'n' roll has had its day,...

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The Things They Say 23945

11th January 2012

"Take the Adele record, for example. It's an amazing record and everybody's so shocked that it's such a phenomenon. I'm not. You know why that record's huge? Because it's f**king good and it's real... Imagine...

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Fascinating Fact 12623

5th January 2012

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is working on a secret new rock project with Ratt stars Stephen Pearcy and Warren DeMartini.

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Top Ten Albums Of 2011

24th December 2011

Adele - 212011 was the year that the allure of Adele went global. Expanding on the success of her debut album 19, her sophomore release was produced by Rick Rubin and has earned the Londoner...

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