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Kings Of Leon, Mgmt And Muse Among Early Nme Prizewinners

25th February 2009

MUSE, KINGS OF LEON and MGMT were the early winners at the Shockwave NME Awards in London on Wednesday night (25Feb09). Muse claimed the Best Live Band prize, Kings of Leon the Best Album award for...

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Oasis And Kings Of Leon Gear Up For Nme Awards

25th February 2009

The cream of the music world will assemble in south London later today for the Shockwaves NME awards.British band Oasis are leading the way at this year's ceremony at Brixton Academy, with seven nominations, including...

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Stars Line Up For Bushfire Benefit

24th February 2009

COLDPLAY, KINGS OF LEON, JACK JOHNSON and reformed rockers MIDNIGHT OIL are to perform simultaneous charity shows in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, to benefit the victims of the recent bush fires and floods Down Under. The...

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Brits Winners See Album Sales Soar

23rd February 2009

Brit Award Best Album winners KINGS OF LEON and DUFFY are feeling the effect of their nods - their musical offerings have shot up the British charts. The American rockers' Only By The Night took the...

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Followill's Female Fan Gets A Soaking From Girlfriend

20th February 2009

KINGS OF LEON rocker JARED FOLLOWILL's girlfriend is accused of causing trouble backstage at the Brit Awards - after she allegedly soaked a girl the star was flirting with. The family band, brothers Caleb, Nathan and...

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Bono Boosts Girls Aloud

19th February 2009

BONO has been singing the praises of GIRLS ALOUD, saying that the hugely-popular girlband are "cutting edge".The girls performed their hit song The Promise at last night's Brit Awards (February 18th), which went on to...

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Kings Of Leon And Duffy Triumph At The Brit Awards

19th February 2009

U.S. rockers KINGS OF LEON and Welsh singer DUFFY were the big winners at the Brit Awards in London on Wednesday (18Feb09) night. Duffy claimed the first award of the evening, taking home the British Female...

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Kings Of Leon And Duffy Triumph At The Brit Awards

18th February 2009

U.S. rockers KINGS OF LEON and Welsh singer DUFFY were the big winners at the Brit Awards in London on Wednesday (18Feb09) night. Duffy claimed the first award of the evening, taking home the British Female...

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The Things They Say 11299

18th February 2009

I hear the gift bags are much better at The Brits. I cant wait to see U2 and COLDPLAY perform. I want to see if our sound stands up to the big boys. If BONO...

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Killers To Headline T In The Park And Oxegen

18th February 2009

The Killers have been announced as the latest act to headline the T in the Park and Oxegen festivals this summer.The Day and Age stars will make their fourth appearance at the Scottish shindig and...

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Duffy Is People's Choice For Brit Awards Glory

18th February 2009

A public vote has revealed Duffy is the people's favourite to win her first Brit award at tonight's ceremony.The Welsh singer is nominated in four categories and after she achieved the best selling debut of...

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Chart Domination For Lily

15th February 2009

Lily Allen has scored her first-ever number one album with It's Not Me, It's You, to top both the single and album charts.Her second album went one better than 2006 debut Alright, Still to hit...

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The Things They Say 11189

11th February 2009

"He's pretty good looking. I'm not usually one to freak, but me and TAYLOR (SWIFT) last night were like, 'Holy smoke!' KATY PERRY was like, 'They have super hot girlfriends.' I was like, 'Dang it!'"...

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Fascinating Fact 6809

11th February 2009

KINGS OF LEON's ONLY BY THE NIGHT has become the biggest selling digital album ever in the U.K., shifting 133,155 units.

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Lily Allen Holds UK Number One Spot For Second Week

8th February 2009

Lily Allen's new single The Fear has remained at the top of the UK singles charts for a second week.The 23-year-old's new album It's Not Me, It's You is released on Monday.Eminem's comeback single Crack...

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Reunited Blur To Headline T In The Park And Oxegen

5th February 2009

Blur are to headline this summer's T in the Park and Oxegen festivals, it has been announced.The reunited Parklife stars will join Kings of Leon, Katy Perry and Snow Patrol at the Scottish and Irish...

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Fascinating Fact 6774

5th February 2009

Reunited rockers BLUR have added another performance to their schedule. The Britpop pioneers will headline Scottish music festival T In The Park on 11 July (09), along with KINGS OF LEON, SNOW PATROL and KATY...

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Followills Still Mystified Over Mad Fight

5th February 2009

KINGS OF LEON stars CALEB and NATHAN FOLLOWILL have drawn a blank on the studio fight that left the singer with a broken arm and his brother with injuries - they can't remember why they...

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The Things They Say 11029

4th February 2009

"I just went to him and said, 'Look, man, if we're going to do this, we need a clear vision, and I think you should play the drums and I'll sing...' I pretty much said,...

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Oasis Lead Nme Nominations, Go Head-to-head With Obama

27th January 2009

Oasis have received seven nominations for next month's NME awards, although the band will have to overcome Barack Obama to claim a clean sweep.The Britpop pioneers are nominated in the vest British band, best live...

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Lady Gaga Holds UK Number One Spot

25th January 2009

Just Dance by Lady GaGa has remained at the top of the UK singles charts for a third week.The New York star's single held off the challenge of rapper Kid Cudi - who remained at...

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Kylie Confirmed As Third Brit Awards Presenter

19th January 2009

Pop singer Kylie Minogue is to host the Brit awards alongside James Corden and Mathew Horne, it has been confirmed.The Australian star will take to the stage at London's Earl's Court alongside the Gavin and...

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Lady Gaga Maintains Chart Stranglehold

18th January 2009

Lady GaGa has held on to the top spot in the UK singles chart for the second week running with debut single Just Dance.The 22-year-old, who knocked X Factor winner Alexandra Burke and Hallelujah from...

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Lady Gaga Dances To UK Number One Spot

11th January 2009

New York dance star Lady GaGa has topped the UK singles charts with Just Dance, knocking Alexandra Burke off the number one spot.The 20-year-old, real name Joanne Stefani Germanotta, had entered the chart at number...

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Fascinating Fact 6588

5th January 2009

Rockers KINGS OF LEON's ONLY BY THE NIGHT has been named Australia's best-selling album of 2008....

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Alexandra Still At Number One

4th January 2009

X Factor winner Alexandra Burke is number one for a third week running with her debut single Hallelujah.The winner's single held off Leona Lewis' Run from the top spot and a challenge by New Yorker...

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Kings Of Leon's Big Holiday Earner

31st December 2008

Rockers KINGS OF LEON have followed in the footsteps of AMY WINEHOUSE - by scooping a small fortune to play a private gig for Russian billionaire ROMAN ABRAMOVICH. The Sex on Fire hitmakers interrupted their...

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Elbow Album Tops Music Critics' Annual Poll Of Polls

30th December 2008

Mancunian quintet Elbow have crowned a successful 2008 by winning the HMV poll of polls survey.The indie five-piece won the Mercury Music prize earlier this year for The Seldom Seen Kid, with their 18-year career...

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Elbow Album Tops Music Critics' Annual 'Poll Of Polls'

30th December 2008

Mancunian quintet Elbow have crowned a successful 2008 by winning the HMV 'Poll of Polls' survey.The indie five-piece won the Mercury Music Prize earlier this year for The Seldom Seen Kid, with their 18-year career...

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Followills' Festive Woes

29th December 2008

Rockers KINGS OF LEON are relieved to see the end of the festive season - they insist Christmas Day is the most depressing 24 hours of the year. The moody musicians dread Yuletide every December...

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