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Paul Simon Won't Record With Art Garfunkel

23rd May 2012

Paul Simon doesn't think he'll ever record with Art Garfunkel again.The iconic duo have not completed an album since 'Bridge...

Duran Duran And Tony Blair Pay Tribute To Robin Gibb

21st May 2012

Duran Duran, Liam Gallagher and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair have all paid tribute to the late Robin Gibb.Pop...

Simon Cowell: 'The Voice' Rips Off 'X Factor'

17th May 2012

Simon Cowell thinks 'The Voice' copies the same format as 'The X Factor'.The 52-year-old music mogul thinks the BBC1 singing...

Damon Albarn Working On Solo Album

9th May 2012

Damon Albarn is working on a solo album.The singer - who has fronted Blur and Gorillaz - has just released...

Piers Morgan Refuses To Shed Light On Phone Hacking

21st December 2011

Piers Morgan has repeatedly denied any knowledge of phone hacking at the Daily Mirror. The former editor of the newspaper...

Amy Winehouse Death Leaves Ronson Devastated

24th July 2011

Amy Winehouse's frequent collaborator Mark Ronson is devastated by her death. The 27-year-old singer was found dead at her home...

Damon Albarn's ' Emotional Connection' To Opera

9th June 2011

Damon Albarn wrote his opera 'Doctor Dee' because of a "strong emotional connection" to the character. The former Blur frontman...

Kate Bush Inspired To Write By Fertiliser

6th May 2011

Kate Bush is being inspired to write new songs by fertiliser.The 'Wuthering Heights' singer has revealed she has experienced a...

Morrissey Doesn't Sing Mating Calls

21st April 2011

Morrissey doesn't sing some of his older songs live because they are "mating calls". The 'Boy With the Thorn in...

Rising Star Ronnie Wood

31st March 2011

Ronnie Wood has been nominated for a rising star award.The ageing rocker will fight it out against DJs Matt Edmondson,...

Jennifer Aniston Slammed By Rupert Everett

30th December 2010

Jennifer Aniston's films have been slammed by Rupert Everett.The British actor claimed the 'Bounty Hunter' star is a good example...

Jennifer Aniston Blasted By Rupert Everett

30th December 2010

Rupert Everett thinks Jennifer Aniston's films are "flops".The British actor used the actress, who has starred in 'The Bounty Hunter'...

Anne Hathaway's Judy Garland Biopic Fan Worries

22nd December 2010

Anne Hathaway's is concerned Judy Garland fans will scream "murder" when she sings in a forthcoming biopic. The Oscar-nominated beauty...

Julianne Moore's Gay Parenting Role

29th October 2010

Julianne Moore believes her new movie normalises the idea of gay parenting.The flame-haired actress - who plays a lesbian mother...

Radio 4 Writing Music For Strummer Movie

20th February 2007

American rockers RADIO 4 are writing the soundtrack for a movie about the life of THE CLASH star JOE STRUMMER....