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Damien Rice Teams Up With Rick Rubin On His Long-awaited Third Album [Listen To My Favourite Faded Fantasy]

By Holly Williams | 9th September 2014

Eight years after the release of his acclaimed number one second album '9', Damien Rice is returning with a new record entitled 'My Favourite Faded Fantasy' - and from what we've heard, the result looks...

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Ed Sheeran Received Sage Advice From Fairy Godfather-like Pharrell

By Victoria Pavlova | 11th June 2014

With his sophomore album, X, Ed Sheeran is taking a whole new musical direction and he couldn’t have found a better advisor than Pharrell Williams. In his new MTV documentary, Sheeran talks about the process...

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Ed Sheeran Announces Return With New Album 'X'

By Michael West | 7th April 2014

Ed Sheeran has announced details of his upcoming second album, which is titled x. The follow-up to Sheeran's smash-hit debut will hit shelves on June 23.Ed Sheeran Will Release His Second Album in June"[It] is...

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Professional "Creative Genius" Kanye West Working On Album With Q-tip, Rick Rubin

By Victoria Pavlova | 4th December 2013

Kanye West is being very productive these days and already working on his seventh studio album, mere months after the release of Yeezus. What’s more, West has already assembled at least part of the team...

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Eminem Delivers Powerhouse Performance As Musical Guest On Snl

By Victoria Pavlova | 3rd November 2013

Eminem graced the SNL stage for the sixth time in his career last night, performing his latest single Berzerk, which really got the audience going. He was backed by longtime collaborator Rick Rubin, who took...

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Eminem Drops New Track 'Rap God': Prepare For Some Immodest Double Time [Listen]

By Lauren James | 15th October 2013

Eminem has dropped the latest track from his upcoming album, The Marshall Mathers LP 2, which will be out in November. 'Rap God' follows earlier singles 'Berzerk' and 'Survival.' The new six-minute track picks up...

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Eminem Reveals The Tracklist For 'The Marshal Mathers Lp 2'

By Joe Wilde | 11th October 2013

Eminem released the full details of his 16-track line-up for his upcoming album, The Marshal Mathers LP 2. The follow-up to 2010's chart-topping Recovery will be released next month, and in a bid to produce...

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Eminem Unveils 'Survival' Video, One Huge Advert For Call Of Duty: Ghosts [Video]

By Michael West | 9th October 2013

Two months after dropping his latest single Survival, Eminem has released the accompanying video.The rapper's theme song for Call of Duty: Ghosts comes equipped with a promo that acts as one massive commercial for the...

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Jake Bugg Talks Album Number Two And Partnering With Rick Rubin [Interview]

By Holly Williams | 27th August 2013

We managed to grab Jake Bugg for a quick chat at Leeds Festival 2013 over the weekend (August 23rd - 25th) where, among other things, he opened up about what to expect from his sophomore...

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Eminem Marks His Return With 'Berzerk' New Single & Album Details [Video]

By Joe Wilde | 27th August 2013

He may not have been there in person, but Eminem was one of the biggest talking points at the end of this year's MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (25 August), thanks to a well-placed...

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Eminem New Album & Single Announced: 'Mmlp2' Will Drop On Nov. 5th [Video]

By Lauren James | 26th August 2013

Rapper Eminem has become the latest artists to announce news of a new album with an Autumn 2013 release. The news of a brand new record arrived simultaneously with the announcement of the imminent dropping...

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Eminem Announces New Album - 'Mmlp2' - During Vmas

By Joe Wilde | 26th August 2013

As Eminem rocked the crowds at Reading & Leeds Festival in England over the weekend, on Sunday (25 August) night the rapper had yet another treat in store during the MTV Video Music Awards. During...

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Jay-z Gets Choked Up Over His Daughter: "We Still Marvel At Her"

By Lauren James | 2nd July 2013

Rapper Jay-Z appears to be holding back tears whilst talking to producer extraordinaire, Rick Rubin, in a behind-the-scenes video of the making of the rapper's new album. A record producer himself, Jay-Z is married to...

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Jay-z's 'Magna Carter' Free Downloads For Samsung Won't Count In Album Chart

By Joe Wilde | 21st June 2013

It looked as though Jay-Z's next album already had the number one spot wrapped up before it was even released, however the powers at the Official UK Chart have decided that if Jay-Z wants a...

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Jay-z Announces Plans For New Album At Nba Championship Game

By Joe Wilde | 17th June 2013

It may have seemed that Jay-Z was being relatively quiet in terms of new material recently, but that silence was only disguising his creativity because Hova has actually been in the studio putting together a...

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Could ‘13’ Be Black Sabbath's First Number One Album In Over 40 Years?

By Joe Wilde | 13th June 2013

Black Sabbath are back and it looks like they're back with a bang too, with the metal overlords looking set to score their first number one on the album chart in 43 years. 13 was...

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Black Sabbath Release New Single 'God Is Dead?' From Album, '13' [Video]

By Lauren James | 11th June 2013

Showing the blackest of their hearts - now presumably kept pulsing with pacemakers - Black Sabbath have released first single from new album 13 : 'God Is Dead?' with an accompanying video that depicts...

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Slayer's Jeff Hanneman Dead At 49: Guitarist Dies Of Liver Failure

By Michael West | 3rd May 2013

Slayer guitarist and songwriter Jeff Hanneman is dead at 49 after suffering liver failure. The revered musician died on Thursday (May 2, 2013) at the Hemet Valley Medical Center near his home in South California's...

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35 Years Later Black Sabbath Are Back In The Studio

By Joe Wilde | 13th January 2013

Black Sabbath have revealed that they are recording their first album together with original members for the first time since 1978's Never Say Die, with the album set to be titled 13.Three of the original...

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Will ‘Ride’ Change Our Minds About Lana Del Rey?

By Hayley Avron | 25th September 2012

Lana Del Rey’s latest single ‘Ride,’ has made its way online. The track is taken from the ‘deluxe’ edition of her debut album, ‘Born To Die.’ Never one to be deterred by constant criticism, Lana...

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