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Nicholson Upsets UK's National Film Theatre

10th June 2005

JACK NICHOLSON has upset bosses at London's NATIONAL FILM THEATRE (NFT) by pricing them out of the chance to screen THE PASSENGER for their current MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI season. The former Hollywood hellraiser bought the...

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Pink Panther Release Date Changed Again

7th June 2005

Fans anticipating the release of STEVE MARTIN's PINK PANTHER remake will have to wait a little bit longer - its release date has been pushed back until next year (06). THE PINK PANTHER was...

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Lee Ryan Tipped For Solo Stardom

23rd May 2005

Former boyband star LEE RYAN is being set up to challenge ROBBIE WILLIAMS as Britain's number one male solo star, after signing a $1.1 million (GBP600,000) record deal. SONY/BMG have snapped up the star,...

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Gallagher Dismayed By Anastasia Comparison

5th May 2005

OASIS guitarist NOEL GALLAGHER furiously abandoned a meeting with a SONY executive when the record company man compared him to pop singer ANASTASIA. The DON'T LOOK BACK IN ANGER star was already offended by...

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Carey's Financial Insecurities Plagued Her Marriage

29th April 2005

MARIAH CAREY was so convinced her marriage to former SONY boss TOMMY MOTTOLA would end suddenly in disaster and leave her penniless, she insisted on keeping track of her own money. The pop superstar...

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Juanes, Rubio And Guerra Triumph At Latin Billboards

29th April 2005

Colombian rocker JUANES, sexy singer PAULINA RUBIO and Dominican singer-songwriter JUAN LUIS GUERRA were the big winners at Thursday's (28APR05) BILLBOARD LATIN MUSIC AWARDS. Juanes' single NADA VALGO SIN TU AMOR was named Hot...

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Goodrem Blasts Claims Sony Ordered Mum Sacking

28th April 2005

Australian singer DELTA GOODREM has furiously lambasted reports her record company forced her to ditch her manager mother. The BORN TO TRY beauty is devastated at widespread newspaper stories claiming SONY bosses ordered her...

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Carey Slams Sony Over Snoop Duet

22nd April 2005

Superstar MARIAH CAREY has slammed her former record label SONY for refusing to release her SNOOP DOGG collaboration as a single. The HONEY singer, 35, duetted with the rapper on the track CRY BABY...

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Forthcoming Oasis Album Leaked On Ebay

19th April 2005

The new OASIS album is in danger of having its release date brought forward after a batch of pirate copies were sold on auction website eBAY yesterday (18APR05). The British rockers, fronted by brothers...

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Gallagher's Tirade At Lyla Release

13th April 2005

Outspoken OASIS guitarist NOEL GALLAGHER is furious with music giants SONY for releasing LYLA as a single against the band's wishes. The rockers intended to release a different track from their forthcoming album DON'T...

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Carey Cites Bi-racial Family For Insecurities

10th April 2005

MARIAH CAREY's insecurities stem from growing up in a bi-racial family - because her looks set her apart from her peers. The 35-year-old singer felt unattractive and alienated during her childhood, factors which...

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Dean's Lost Images Go On Display

10th April 2005

A series of lost photographs of movie legend JAMES DEAN are to be displayed for the first time to mark the 50th anniversary of his death. The REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE star became an...

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Brosnan Back As Bond?

4th April 2005

All bets are off about the new JAMES BOND - it looks like PIERCE BROSNAN will be back as the suave super spy after all. According to Internet reports, SONY bosses want Brosnan...

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Franz Slams Accusations They've Sold Out

1st April 2005

FRANZ FERDINAND have hit out at claims they've undermined their credibility by allowing their hit track TAKE ME OUT to be used in two adverts for SONY's Playstation games console. The Scottish rockers are...

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Carey's Miserable Marriage To Mottola

23rd March 2005

MARIAH CAREY realised she had made a mistake marrying record boss TOMMY MOTTOLA during their honeymoon. The sexy singer confesses her happiness following the couple's spectacular 1993 nuptials was very brief, and she spent...

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Ozzy Stunned By Another Box Set

17th March 2005

Rock wildman OZZY OSBOURNE was stunned to be told he was releasing a new album of old material - because he has only made six original records since quitting BLACK SABBATH in 1979. The...

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Jackson Lawyers In Smear Campaign, Says Former Pr

3rd March 2005

MICHAEL JACKSON's lawyers arranged a smear campaign against the family of his teenager accuser, the troubled singer's former public relations executive claimed in a California court yesterday (02MAR05). Las Vegas PR ANN MARIE KITE,...

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Oasis To Turn To Mcgee Again?

20th February 2005

British rockers OASIS are planning to turn to their former manager ALAN McGEE to help them recapture their old magic. The WONDERWALL hitmakers - whose contract with SONY ends in six week's time -...

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Bodyguards Protect Goodrem From Angry Fans

17th February 2005

Australian singer DELTA GOODREM is being protected round the clock by a team of bodyguards, after receiving hate mail about her relationship with BRIAN McFADDEN. Goodrem's record label, SONY, organised the minders because the...

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Michael Film Gets Berlin Premiere

1st February 2005

A documentary charting GEORGE MICHAEL's life story has been added to the line-up at this year's (05) BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL. A DIFFERENT STORY - which will be screened on 16 February at the high-profile...

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Presley's Label Apologises To Furious Fans

28th January 2005

LATEST: ELVIS PRESLEY'S record label have finally agreed to release all the late rocker's singles - after fans accused the company of rigging the British singles chart, so Presley's re-released hits all hit the number...

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Elvis Record Company Accused Of UK Chart Rig

26th January 2005

ELVIS PRESLEY'S record label have been accused of rigging the British singles chart, so his re-released hits all hit the number one spot. All 18 of the late rock legend's UK number one singles...

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Oasis Winter Sale

23rd January 2005

British rockers OASIS are at the centre of a major label bidding-war, as record companies fight to sign the band when their current deal with SONY expires in the summer (05). EMI and V2...

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Oasis Snub Sony

20th January 2005

British rockers OASIS have snubbed record label SONY by refusing to make their next LP a double album. The upcoming disc is the band's last with the music giants, who wanted to end their...

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Stars Sing Clapton's Track For Tsunami Victims

7th January 2005

SHARON OSBOURNE has enlisted a host of stars to cover ERIC CLAPTON's tragic song TEARS IN HEAVEN for a charity single to raise money for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami. The rock...

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Littrell Plans A Christian Future

7th December 2004

BACKSTREET BOYS star BRIAN LITTRELL is set to sign for leading American Christian record label REUNION. The I WANT IT THAT WAY singer will record future solo albums for the SONY/BMG owned label, and...

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Independent Labels Challenge Sony Merger

3rd November 2004

Independent record labels are launching a lawsuit to challenge the merger of music industry heavyweights SONY and BERTELSMANN (BMG) after it was given the go-ahead by the EUROPEAN UNION. IMPALA, the organisation which represents...

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Big Brovaz Dropped

6th October 2004

LATEST: British hip-hop collective BIG BROVAZ have been dropped by their record company SONY after poor sales of their last single. The FAVOURITE THINGS fivesome's track YOURS FATALLY debuted in the British singles charts...

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Big Bother For Big Brovaz

3rd October 2004

British urban act BIG BROVAZ are on the verge of being dropped by their record label. The BABY BOY hip-hop collective are set to be ditched by SONY after their latest single YOURS FATALLY...

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Sony Will Buy Mgm Studios

14th September 2004

Hollywood's last independent studio METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER (MGM) has agreed to be bought by a partnership led by SONY in a deal worth a staggering $4.8 billion (GBP2.7 billion). The Japanese entertainment giant beat TIME WARNER...

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