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Massive Attack Dedicate Lebanese Benefit Gig To Children Of Gaza

1st August 2014

British dance stars Massive Attack dedicated their charity concert in Lebanon on Tuesday (29Jul14) to the children of Gaza as the violence between Israeli and Palestinian forces continues to rise.The Teardrop hitmakers travelled to the...

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Bradley Cooper And Fassbender Party At Glasto

1st July 2014

Michael Fassbender and Bradley Cooper continued to party hard at Glastonbury festival with Noel Gallagher on Sunday night (29.06.14).The actors hung out backstage with the singer at a bash hosted by Massive Attack, following their...

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Metallica: Glastonbury Was A 'No-brainer'

9th May 2014

Metallica say deciding to headline Glastonbury was a ''no-brainer''.The heavy metal band have been confirmed as the third and final festival headliner, joining Kasabian and Arcade Fire on Worthy Farm's Pyramid Stage, and claim they...

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Cult Soul Hero Terry Callier Dies, Aged 67, Beth Orton Pays Tribute

By Hayley Avron | 29th October 2012

Terry Callier has passed away at the age of 67. The soul and jazz singer is probably best known for the song 'You Goin' Miss Your Candyman' and with a career than spanned six decades,...

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Tributes To Hal David Led By Motown's Dionne Warwick

3rd September 2012

Hal David was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame just last year, though his song-writing has permeated modern culture for decades. Best known for his work collaborating with Burt Bacharach and his...

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Massive Attack Influenced Halo 4

2nd September 2012

Neil Davidge's 'Halo 4' soundtrack is influenced by Massive Attack.The record producer and composer has worked with electronic band since the nineties - contributing to albums 'Mezzanine', '100th Window', 'Collected' and 'Heligoland' - and says...

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Neil Davidge's 'Heartfelt' Halo 4 Soundtrack

23rd August 2012

Neil Davidge composed ''heartfelt and emotional'' tracks for the 'Halo 4' soundtrack.The composer - best known for his work with Massive Attack, who's albums he has worked on since the 90s - has replaced Martin...

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Fascinating Fact 13224

12th April 2012

Massive Attack star 3D has recorded a cover of George Gershwin's Summertime with actress/singer Scarlett Johansson for the soundtrack of Everardo Valerio Gout's Spanish-language film Days Of Grace.

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Thom Yorke And Massive Attack Play For Protesters

7th December 2011

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke and Massive Attack have staged a secret gig in London in support of the ongoing 'Occupy' protest in the city.Protesters began camping outside London landmark St. Paul's Cathedral in October (11)...

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Leona Lewis' To Make People 'Jump Around'

7th September 2011

Leona Lewis' wrote new track 'Glassheart' to make her "dance and jump around".The 'Collide' singer worked with Ryan Tedder - the OneRepublic singer and songwriter responsible for her biggest hit, 'Bleeding Love' - on the...

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Gary Barlow's Charity Single Finalised

25th August 2011

Gary Barlow's Children In Need charity single will be an all-star version of Massive Attack's 'Teardrop'.The Take That leader has been working with producer Labrinth - who was behind Tinie Tempah's hit 'Pass Out' -...

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Tong Granted Restraining Order Against Massive Attack Singer

11th August 2011

British Dj Pete Tong has been granted a restraining order against a former Massive Attack collaborator after she alleged the pair had wed.The dance music star accused singer Shara Nelson of pestering him with calls...

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Scarlett Johansson Records With Massive Attack

24th May 2011

Scarlett Johansson has teamed up with British music group Massive Attack to record a song for a new movie soundtrack.The Hollywood actress has previously shown off her musical talents by releasing a 2008 album of...

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Nicki Minaj Can't Trust Friends

24th February 2011

Nicki Minaj no longer knows who her friends are.The 26-year-old rapper has started to doubt the motives of her pals since finding fame and has no idea who she can or can't trust anymore.She said:...

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Massive Attack Release Charity Album

23rd November 2010

Dance music duo MASSIVE ATTACK are donating all the proceeds from their new mini-album to the War Child charity.Robert Del Naja and Grant Marshall are longstanding supporters of the organisation, working with charity bosses to...

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Massive Attack Promise New Material

27th October 2010

Massive Attack are planning to "randomly" release new EPs in 2011.The UK dance group took seven years to bring out their last album 'Heligoland' earlier this year, but are keen to follow it up with...

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Devlin The UK's Eminem?

16th September 2010

Devlin has been tipped as the UK's answer to Eminem. The grime MC recently worked with Labrinth - who was behind Tinie Tempah's songs 'Pass Out' and 'Frisky' - and the musician-and-producer is tipping him...

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M.i.a's Stage Invasion

9th August 2010

M.I.A. was forced to end her headline slot early at this weekend's Big Chill festival after hundreds of fans invaded the stage.The 'XOXO' hitmaker - who was Saturday night's (07.08.10) headline act at the music...

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Lady Gaga's 13 Vma Nominations

4th August 2010

Lady Gaga is leading the way at this year's MTV Video Music Awards with a record 13 nominations.The kooky singer - who won three gongs for her 'Poker Face' and 'Paparazzi' videos at last year's...

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Massive Attack's Different New Album

6th July 2010

Massive Attack's upcoming album could be "completely different" to 'Heligoland'.Robert Del Naja - who is one half of the 'Teardrop' electronica duo - explained while their last LP saw them collaborating with musicians they have...

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Evanescence To Go Synth-pop

9th March 2010

Evanescence are heading in a synth-pop direction.The group is working on their third album - a follow up to their 2006 album 'The Open Door' - and singer and pianist Amy Lee said the sound...

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Chorus-less Massive Attack

12th February 2010

Massive Attack never write choruses into their songs. The group's Robert '3D' Del Naja said because they aren't conventional musicians they never set about song writing in a normal way, leading to their eclectic and...

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Massive Attack Survived 90s

31st January 2010

Massive Attack nearly "imploded" in the 90s. The Bristol-based group - who have collaborated with numerous music stars, including Madonna and Neneh Cherry - have revealed inter-band fights became so intense they nearly gave up....

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Massive Attack's Scrapped Album

29th January 2010

Massive Attack scrapped some new material because of internet leaks. The 'Teardrop' hitmakers, who are soon to release their first album in seven years 'Heligoland', admitted they wrote an album and a half worth of...

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Massive Attack Happy With Albarn Collaboration

27th January 2010

Massive Attack are pleased to have worked with Damon Albarn. The 'Teardrop' hitmakers, who collaborated with the Blur front-man on their upcoming album 'Heligoland', said he was great to work with. Robert '3D' Del Naja...

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Flattered Massive Attack

25th January 2010

Massive Attack think it's "flattering" when their old songs are used in TV shows.The British musicians - made up of MC Robert Del Naja and Grant 'Daddy G' Marshall - were shocked their tracks were...

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Massive Attack's Albarn Awe

7th October 2009

Massive Attack say Damon Albarn is an "absolute genius".The 'Teardrop' duo had a range of guest stars appearing on their forthcoming new album but say working with the Blur and Gorillaz star was the most...

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Massive Attack's Rumour Anger

14th September 2009

Massive Attack are annoyed people think they just "f**k about".The British duo - made up of Robert Del Naja, aka '3D' and Grant 'Daddy G' Marshall - are frustrated their manager tells people they only...

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Pete Doherty's Dot Duets

23rd July 2009

Pete Doherty is set to release a duets album. The Babyshambles rocker has recorded several songs with Scottish singer Dot Allison, and she is keen for them to be made into an LP.Allison said: "The...

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Massive Attack Producer Dollar Dies

3rd June 2009

Record producer JONNY DOLLAR, who worked on MASSIVE ATTACK's seminal 1991 album BLUE LINES, has died of cancer at the age of 45.The music pioneer was diagnosed with the disease in 2008 but lost his...

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