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Shakira And Morrison Dominate UK Charts

Columbian singer SHAKIRA and British singer/songwriter JAMES MORRISON have maintained their grip on the UK charts. Shakira's HIPS DON'T LIE collaboration with WYCLEF JEAN tops the singles chart for a fourth consecutive week, while 21-year-old...

Shakira's Hips Enthrall The UK Charts

SHAKIRA has topped the UK singles charts for the first time with her WYCLEF JEAN collaboration HIPS DON'T LIE. The Colombian singer's catchy tune jumped from number three to the top spot on Sunday (30JUL06),...

Borrell's Bizarre Movie Moment

RAZORLIGHT star JOHNNY BORRELL was stunned when he recently turned down a role in a Hollywood movie - because he ended up on the film set by accident after all. The GOLDEN TOUCH singer snubbed...

Razorlight Offered Mandela's Musical Services

Former South African president NELSON MANDELA nurtures a secret ambition to be a rocker, and offered his services to British band RAZORLIGHT. The GOLDEN TOUCH hitmakers invited the 88-year-old statesman to join the group on...

Mcfly Get Naked For Number One

British pop act MCFLY have celebrated clinching top spot in the UK singles chart by stripping stark naked on stage. The cheeky boy band shot straight to number one with charity offering DON'T STOP ME...

Huston Is A Huge Fan Of Razorlight

Hollywood actress ANJELICA HUSTON is such a huge fan of British rockers RAZORLIGHT, she has invited the band to her Los Angles home. The UP ALL NIGHT hitmakers have been too busy promoting new single...

Borrell: 'I Was Naive'

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL regrets criticising his chart rivals when he first started out on the rock scene. The GOLDEN TOUCH singer has been involved in public slanging matches with THE STROKES, KASABIAN, THE KOOKS,...

Borrell Causes A Razorlight Rift

RAZORLIGHT guitarist BJORN AGREN has slammed the band's frontman JOHNNY BORRELL for creating a split in the band - and for taking credit for songs he doesn't write. Agren claims GOLDEN TOUCH singer Borrell and...

Borrell Laughs Of Rift Reports

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has laughed off his supposed rifts with rival bands, insisting they are merely media fabrications. The UP ALL NIGHT rocker has recently been reported to have had spats with British rockers...

Allen Hits Top Spot

British newcomer LILY ALLEN has claimed the number one crown on the UK singles chart with her debut release SMILE. The 21-year-old's radio play favourite climbed 12 places to knock SHAKIRA's HIPS DON'T LIE featuring...

Pink Floyd Top Contactmusic.com Live 8 Poll

Live 8 is over and now it's all down to the politicians to make decisions that could change the world at the G8 Summit later this week (begs06JUL05), but didn't the rockers, rappers and pop...

Kooks Overjoyed To Be Stones Support

British rockers THE KOOKS were thrilled when their heroes THE ROLLING STONES asked them to be their support act, comparing the request to being like a schoolboy's daydream. The NAIVE newcomers will play alongside the...

Kinks Star Fears Duet With Razorlight Will Be 'Tacky'

RAZORLIGHT are thrilled RAY DAVIES agreed to rerecord his classic track SUNNY AFTERNOON with them, although the KINKS frontman fears it may be "tacky". Davies admits he already has a connection with the GOLDEN TOUCH...

Kooks Feud With Razorlight Frontman Escalates

British rockers THE KOOKS have hit back at JOHNNY BORRELL, after the RAZORLIGHT frontman slammed their music as "horrible". The Kooks singer LUKE PRITCHARD dedicated the band's recent single NAIVE to Borrell at the band's...

Morton To Tie The Knot

British actress SAMANTHA MORTON is engaged to be married, after boyfriend HARRY HOLM surprised her with a ring on her 29th birthday. The MINORITY REPORT star was celebrating in Paris on Saturday (13MAY06) when Holm...

Razorlight: 'We're Better Than Arctic Monkeys'

British rockers RAZORLIGHT are baffled by the hype surrounding rock newcomers ARCTIC MONKEYS, insisting they know a string of bands who are better than the teen group. Frontman JOHNNY BORRELL cites the I BET YOU...

Waters Returns To The Dark Side For London Megagig

ROGER WATERS is to recreate PINK FLOYD's landmark DARK SIDE OF THE MOON album in its entirety as part of a massive weekend of British rock at London's Hyde Park. The former Pink Floyd leader...

Maximo Park Star Breaks Arm At Nme Awards

British newcomers MAXIMO PARK have been forced to cancel all upcoming gigs after guitarist DUNCAN LLOYD broke his arm at the NME Awards on Thursday night (23FEB06). Lloyd is predicted to be out of...

Bbc Rapped Over Live 8 Swearing

The BBC have been criticised by British TV watchdog Ofcom for broadcasting swear words by MADONNA, SNOOP DOGG, RAZORLIGHT and GREEN DAY at the Live 8 concerts last summer (JUL06). Rapper Snoop Dogg finished...

The Cure Line Up For Charity Shows

Iconic rockers THE CURE will headline the annual Teenage Cancer Trust series of gigs in London next month (MAR06). Golden Globe-winning comedian RICKY GERVAIS, GOLDFRAPP, THE SCORPIONS and RAZORLIGHT will also perform the concerts...

Razorlight Star To Lobby Parliament Over Poverty

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has lobbied the British parliament to continue the Live 8 campaign to erase poverty in the developing world. The GOLDEN TOUCH rocker took part in the Make Poverty History and...

Doherty Slams 'Snake' Borrell

PETE DOHERTY has defended his attack on rock rival JOHNNY BORRELL at the Leeds Festival in England this summer (05), dubbing the singer a "f**king c**t" and a "poisonous snake". BABYSHAMBLES rocker Doherty adds...

Razorlight Fuel Doherty Feud

British rockers RAZORLIGHT are pursuing their feud with PETE DOHERTY after he headbutted lead singer JOHNNY BORRELL at last month's (AUG05) V Festival in Britain. Stunned briefly by the BABYSHAMBLES singer's unprovoked attack, Borrell...

Doherty Involved In Backstage Brawl With Borrell

Troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY was involved in a backstage fight with RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL at the Carling Weekend: Leeds Festival in England on Sunday night (28AUG05). BABYSHAMBLES star Doherty is said to have...

Keane And Magic Numbers Join War Child Line-up

LATEST: KEANE and THE MAGIC NUMBERS have joined the star-studded line-up for War Child charity album HELP: A DAY IN THE LIFE. The record marks the tenth anniversary of the legendary 1995 HELP...

Bands Rally For War Child Cause

RADIOHEAD, RAZORLIGHT and THE CORAL are among a galaxy of stars planning to record the fastest album ever made in an effort to raise money for War Child - a charity which aids children whose...

Borrell Tempers His Ego

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has slammed speculation his famous ego is spinning out of control - he insists the songs he writes only "get good" when the rest of the band add their special touches...

Borrell's Voice Saved By Good Posture

JOHNNY BORRELL was terrified he had destroyed his voice after years spent treating it badly, but subsequently made a complete recovery by improving his posture. The RAZORLIGHT frontman had strained his vocal chords almost...

Razorlight Drummer Confesses To Knitting Habit

RAZORLIGHT drummer ANDY BURROWS is a keen knitter, and would rather conjure up a woolly creation than go out drinking. The GOLDEN TOUCH rocker's dream is to get busy with a pair of needles...

Razorlight Cameo In British Comedy

British rockers RAZORLIGHT have swapped the stage for the screen and will make their acting debut in a sketch for acclaimed British comedy THE MIGHTY BOOSH. The London group will make a cameo role...

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