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Rapper Plan B Launching Charity For Disadvantaged Youths

British rapper/singer Plan B has vowed to donate a portion of his future ticket sales to a new charity he has launched to benefit disadvantaged youths in his native London.The She Said star, real name...

Plan B, Example And Rita Ora Set For Global Gathering

Plan B, Example, Rita Ora, Katy B and DJ Fresh have all been confirmed for the Global Gathering. The British dance music festival has branched out into more commercial territory for 2013, today (08.03.13) announcing...

Brit Awards 2013 - Why They Were The Blandest Brits, And Who Should Have Won...

Awards ceremonies are supposed to make you laugh. They’re supposed to make you cry. They’re supposed to make you angry. They’re supposed to shock the living daylights out of you. They are supposed to provide...

Plan B And Example Join Parklife Weekender

Plan B, Example and Rita Ora have all been confirmed to perform at the Parklife Weekender.The acts will join Jessie Ware, Disclosure, The Horrors, Marc Ronson and DJ Fresh - among a host of other...

Delilah 'Fought' Plan B

Delilah ''fought'' with Plan B in the studio.The singer worked with the rapper on the song 'Only You' for her debut album 'From the Roots Up' and while they argued over how it should sound,...

Alt-j Taken By Surprise By Brit Nominations

Mercury Music Prize winners Alt-J have been given their first BRIT Award nods, after being nominated for three awards: Best British Group, Best British Album and British Breakthrough.. Still, despite earlier success the band have...

Jessie Ware 'Flattered' By Brit Nominations

Jessie Ware is ''flattered'' by her Best Female Solo Artist BRIT Awards nomination.The 'Wildest Moments' singer is up for the gong as well as British Breakthrough Act and is overwhelmed to be nominated after such...

Pictures: Stars Come Out As Jude Law Honoured Whilst Andrea Riseborough's Outfit Stands Out At The British Independent Film Awards

Jude Law was undoubtedly the biggest star on show at the British Independent Film AwardsThe stars came out in style for the annual British Independent Film Awards at the Old Billingsgate and there were fewer...

Plan B 'Hates' One Of His Biggest Hits

Plan B ''kind of hates'' one of his biggest hits. The rapper and singer didn't realise the track 'She Said' from his 2010 album 'The Defamation of Strickland Banks' would become so popular, and used...

Plan B: 'More U.k. Riots Are Inevitable'

British rapper Plan B has warned politicians the U.K. faces a repeat of the riots which swept the country last year (11), unless they tackle the issues affecting young people.In August, 2011, violent riots and...

Plan B Taking A Year Out Of Limelight

Rapper Plan B is set to take time out of the spotlight after an exhausting three years on the celebrity circuit.The British performer/actor has enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame since his breakthrough role in...

Emeli Sande Scoops 3 Mobos

Emeli Sande won three prizes at the MOBO Awards in Liverpool on Saturday night (03.11.12). The 'Next To Me' singer was named Best Female and Best R&B and Soul artist and her LP 'Our Version...

Alt-j's Mercury Music Prize Speech: We'll Nearly Pay Off One Student Loan

Doing little to dispel their image as white, middle class indie kids, Alt-J pointed out in their acceptance speech at the 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize that the £20,000 that they won could go towards...

Alt-j Win Mercury Prize

Indie rock band Alt-J have won the Barclaycard Mercury Prize.The group took home the prestigious accolade on Thursday night (01.11.2012) for their debut album 'An Awesome Wave' and thanked their parents for encouraging them to...

Mercury Music Prize: Field Music's Odds Plummet As Ceremony Looms

The winner of this year's Mercury Music Prize will be announced at a ceremony in London tonight, with British indie pop quartet Alt-J the bookies favourite at 6/4. However, an interesting market mover has sent...

Annual Mobo Awards Final Line-up Confirmed

JLS, Emeli Sandé and Labrinth will perform at the MOBO Awards.The acts are all part of the line up for the Music of Black Origin (MOBO) awards 2012, which will take place in Liverpool...

A Brief Run Down Of The Mercury Prize Favourites

The Mercury Prize is set to be awarded tomorrow (1st Nov. 2012), and true to form and tradition, many of the artists in the nomination lists are ones that you may never have heard, or...

Is It A Sign? Spotify Users Vote Alt-j Favourites For Mercury Music Prize

This Thursday (November 1, 2012), the winner of the Mercury Music will be announced. As a precursor to the official event, Spotify have taken a look at the streaming figures for all of the nominees,...

Plan B Was In Major Debt Before Breakthrough Album

British rapper Plan B was $64,000 (£40,000) in debt before the release of his hit album The Defamation Of Strickland Banks.The urban star has opened up about his financial woes to dispel the "massive misconception"...

Plan B's Anger At Father

Plan B told his estranged father to get the ''f**k out of his life'' when he reunited with him in 2009.The 28-year-old rapper slammed his dad, Paul Ballance - who used to front punk band...

Plan B's Ill Manors Dominates Dinard British Film Festival

British rapper Plan B has won two awards at a French film festival celebrating the best of U.K. cinema for his directorial debut Ill Manors.The star, real name Benjamin Ballance-Drew, has received critical and commercial...

Plan B Launches Foundation For Underprivileged Kids

British rapper Plan B has launched his own charitable foundation to offer job training and educational opportunities to underprivileged kids.The star - real name Benjamin Ballance-Drew - has set up the Each One Teach One...

Mumford & Sons Itunes Set Attracts The Stars

When Mumford & Sons performed at the iTunes Festival, they probably didn't expect some of the U.K's biggest stars to attend, but that's exactly what happened according to The Sun.Adele, Chris Martin, Simon Pegg and...

Plan B And Emeli Sande Lead Nominations For Mobo Awards 2012

Plan B and Emeli Sande have both received 5 nominations for the 2012 Mobo awards, making them the joint leading nominees, reports The Telegraph. Having already been nominated for the 2012 Mercury Prize for...

Plan B Wants To Change Lives With Barclaycard Mercury Prize

Plan B hopes to change people's lives if he wins the 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Prize.The 28-year-old rapper - real name Ben Drew - has been nominated for the prestigious prize for his album 'Ill Manors'...

Brad Pitt Developing Holocaust Movie

Brad Pitt is developing a new movie about the Holocaust.The 'Moneyball' actor is currently working on a feature based on Edwin Black's New York Times bestselling book 'IBM and the Holocaust', which focuses on how...

Plan B Up For Mercury Prize

Plan B's 'Ill Manors' and Jessie Ware's 'Devotion' are among the albums nominated for the 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Prize.The two artists face stiff competition from LPs by Django Django, Alt-J, Ben Howard, Field Music, Lianne...

Plan B And Richard Hawley Lead Mercury Prize Nominations

British rapper/singer Plan B and rocker Richard Hawley will battle it out for the prestigious album of the year honour at the 2012 Mercury Prize ceremony.Plan B's Ill Manors and Hawley's Standing at the Sky's...

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