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Duffy Leads The Way In 2008 Music Sales Charts

Duffy has both the bestselling single and album of 2008 so far, according to new figures released today.Statistics published by the Official UK Charts Company show that the Welsh singer's number one hit Mercy has...

By on 07 July 2008

Nickelback Win Big At Songwriting Awards

Canadian rockers NICKELBACK were the big winners at the BMI Pop Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (21May08) - taking home three prizes. The band were honoured for three songs - Rockstar, Far Away...

Eye Of The Tiger Tops Marathon Poll

A highlight of the Rocky soundtrack has been named the best song to run to in a survey of marathon runners.Eye of the Tiger by American rockers Survivor - which topped the Billboard Hot 100...

By on 20 May 2008

Driving Ban For Nickelback Frontman After Dui Arrest

Nickelback lead singer Chad Kroeger has been handed a one-year driving ban after being arrested for drink-driving.The Canadian singer was stopped in June 2006 by police in Surrey, Canada after his Lamborghini was tracked at...

By on 02 May 2008

Kroeger Banned From Driving

LATEST: NICKELBACK frontman CHAD KROEGER has been sentenced to a one-year driving ban and a $600 (GBP300) fine after he was convicted of drink-driving. The singer as arrested on 22 June (06) in British Columbia,...

Kroeger Convicted Of Drink-driving

LATEST: NICKELBACK frontman CHAD KROEGER has been convicted of drink-driving. The Rockstar singer was arrested on 22 June (06) in British Columbia, Canada after police stopped him for speeding. He was then charged with impaired...

Estelle's American Boy Unseats Duffy From Top Spot

Estelle's American Boy, featuring Kanye West, has knocked Mercy off the top spot in the UK singles chart after four weeks at number one.The south London singer's new single entered the chart at number one...

By on 23 March 2008

Duffy Keeps Leona Lewis Off Top Spot With Mercy

Welsh soul singer Duffy kept Leona Lewis from the UK's top spot in the charts with her hit Mercy, which went into its fourth week at number one.X Factor winner Lewis entered the chart at...

By on 17 March 2008

Kroeger's 40th Birthday Heart Attack Premonition

NICKELBACK frontman CHAD KROEGER has dreamed he'll die onstage on his 40th birthday. The How You Remind Me singer, 33, believes he'll suffer a heart attack mid-concert in front of his devoted fans. He tells...

Duffy Shows No Mercy With Album And Single Chart Domination

Duffy reigns supreme in the charts this week as her debut album Rockferry enters at number one.The soul singer caps off her triumph by making it a month at the top of the singles charts...

By on 10 March 2008

Kroeger's Penis Party Trick

NICKELBACK frontman CHAD KROEGER has an impressive party trick - he can put his manhood in his mouth. The How You Remind Me rocker learned of his unique skill as a teenager when he was...

Kroeger: 'I Used To Deal Drugs'

Canadian rocker CHAD KROEGER subsidised his income dealing drugs before finding fame in NICKELBACK. The 33-year-old fell on tough times growing up in Hanna, Alberta and so decided to make some money selling cannabis and...

Soul Star Duffy Number One For Second Week With Mercy

Welsh singer Duffy has topped the UK singles chart for a second week with soul hit Mercy.Dance track What's It Gonna Be by H Two O featuring Platnum rose five places to number two, while...

By on 25 February 2008

Duffy And Jack Johnson Top UK Singles And Album Charts

Welsh singer Duffy has recorded her first ever number one single with Mercy.Based on download sales alone, Mercy went straight in at the top spot.US band Nickelback remained at number two in the charts with...

By on 18 February 2008

Basshunter Tops Charts Again

Basshunter and DJ Theo Mental's Now You're Gone has topped the UK singles charts for the fourth week in a row.The dance track outsold Adele to stay at number one, though the rising star saw...

By on 03 February 2008

Basshunter And Scouting For Girls Still Top In Music Charts

It is a case of as you were at the top of the music charts after last week's number ones held on to their lofty positions.Sweden's Basshunter and collaborator DJ Mental Theo are atop the...

By on 28 January 2008

Adele's Chasing Pavements Misses Out On Top Spot In Charts

Hotly-tipped soul singer Adele has narrowly missed out on a number one single after being held off by Basshunter's Now You're Gone.Chasing Pavements by Adele debuted at number two in the singles chart, leaving the...

By on 21 January 2008

Basshunter Beats Britney

Basshunter's Now You're Gone has beaten Britney Spears' latest release Piece of Me to the UK number one singles spot.The club favourite owes much of its success to its popularity as a ringtone and did...

By on 14 January 2008

Kroeger Pleads Not Guilty To Drink-driving

NICKELBACK frontman CHAD KROEGER has pleaded not guilty to drink-driving. The How You Remind Me rocker was arrested on 22 June (06) in British Columbia, Canada after a police officer noticed his erratic driving. He...

'Gangsta' Rooney Snubs Rock Video

WAYNE ROONEY turned down the offer to appear in one of the most downloaded music videos on the internet at the moment - because he thought it wasn't cool.The Sun newspaper claims that Manchester United...

By on 27 September 2007

Nickelback + Billy Talent Lead Muchmusic Nominations

Rockers NICKELBACK and BILLY TALENT will head into next month's (Jun07) MuchMusic Video Awards in Canada with the most nominations - the two acts have landed five apiece. Finger Eleven, Belly, Feist, Alexisonfire and k-os...

Kroeger Caught Up In Another Club Fight Story

NICKELBACK star CHAD KROEGER has reportedly been caught up in another brawl after taking offence to a heckler in a Vancouver, Canada nightclub. Canada's Jam! Music reports police have confirmed a fight took place at...

Stones Are Music's Biggest Earners

THE ROLLING STONES have been named the music industry's biggest earners of 2006, according to a new list published by Forbes magazine. The SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL rockers raked in a staggering $150.6 million (GBP79.2...

Blige Tops Billboard Awards

MARY J BLIGE was the undisputed queen at the Billboard Music Awards held in Las Vegas last night.The R&B legend bagged nine awards, including the coveted Hot 100 airplay song of the year and accolades...

By on 05 December 2006

Blige Dominates Billboard Awards

R+B star MARY J BLIGE dominated the 2006 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas yesterday (04DEC06), scooping nine awards with her latest album THE BREAKTHROUGH. The singer, 36, picked up a host of trophies including...

Jackson Disappoints At World Music Awards

MICHAEL JACKSON returned to the stage at a starstudded World Music Awards in London last night (15NOV06), but only managed to sing a few lines of his hit WE ARE THE WORLD. Jackson was at...

Rolling Stones Battle Bon Jovi For Billboard Touring Awards

The ROLLING STONES and BON JOVI will battle it out as finalists for the 2006 Billboard Touring Awards. MADONNA's CONFESSIONS tour will vie with the Stones' BIGGER BANG and Bon Jovi's HAVE A NICE DAY...


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