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Miguel & Hunter Hayes To Cover Elton John For Tribute Album

18th September 2013

Miguel, John Grant and country star Hunter Hayes have recorded cover tracks from Elton John's classic album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road for a new 40th anniversary tribute album.Promoting his upcoming release, The Diving Board, during...

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A Week In Music - James Blake Still Seeking His Niche, Yeah Yeah Yeahs Triumph With Lily Cole Video, Eels Stage A Love-in In Bournemouth

By Hayley Avron | 2nd April 2013

Albums of Note... It’s been a long two years since James Blake released his debut eponymous album and now, the pioneering producer returns with Overgrown, album number two. Peppered with quality collaborations, with hip-hop legend...

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John Grant Was Blindsided By Hiv Diagnosis

29th March 2013

Singer/songwriter John Grant has opened up about his Hiv diagnosis, confessing the news left him fearing for his future.The former The Czars frontman revealed his health battle to fans during a concert in London last...

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John Grant's Newspaper Snap Speeds Up Passport Process

1st August 2011

Singer/songwriter John Grant was able to obtain a last-minute U.S. passport last month (Jul11) after flashing a front-page newspaper picture of himself to American Embassy staff.The former The Czars star picked up the Best Live...

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Rumer Wants Page Collaboration

25th July 2011

Rumer wants to collaborate with Jimmy Page.The 'Slow' hitmaker - who has worked with John Berry and Burt F. Bacharach after he invited her to his Californian home to hear her sing - is eager...

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Rumer Nominated For Three Mojos

1st July 2011

Rumer leads this year's MOJO Honours List 2011, with three nods.The 'Am I Forgiven' singer-songwriter - a newcomer on the Honours List - has amassed a hat-trick of nominations including MOJO Breakthrough, MOJO Best Album...

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Grant Planning New Life In Moscow

28th January 2011

Cult singer/songwriter JOHN GRANT is considering abandoning his native America to set up home in Moscow - so he can perfect his language skills.The former The Czars frontman studied to become a Russian interpreter in...

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The Things They Say 20051

28th January 2011

"We broke up because we couldn't get along. We should never have been together... The music never got to the level it might have... I was never happy with anything we did... I didn't really...

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Grant Considered Suicide After Album Sessions

27th January 2011

American singer/songwriter JOHN GRANT considered suicide following the completion of his debut solo album, because his struggle with sobriety and the end of his long-term relationship left him in the depths of despair.The gay rocker...

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Grant Reveals Hiv Horror

27th January 2011

Gay singer/songwriter JOHN GRANT unwittingly slept with a man infected with HIV at the height of his drug addiction, revealing he played "Russian roulette" with his life.The former The Czars frontman endured a long battle...

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