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Suicide Squad Holds Steady At Top Of U.s. Music Chart

Fans of the supervillain action film have kept the record in the number one position, making it the first soundtrack to spend more than a week there since Guardians of the Galaxy in...

Calvin Harris Named Top Earning Dj

Calvin Harris has been named the world's highest-paid DJ for the fourth year in a row.The 'Summer' hitmaker saw a $3 million dip in his annual income but still managed to make an estimated...

Suicide Squad Doubles Dominance On U.s. Music And Box Office Charts

The supervillain action film sat atop the North American box office for a second week in a row with a $43.8 million (£33.9 million) haul, and its accompanying star-studded soundtrack also had a...

Ansel Elgort's Secret Dj Gigs

Ansel Elgort booked DJ gigs under a pseudonym.The 'Fault In Our Stars' actor decided not to use his real name to land music gigs as he didn't want to ''abuse'' the fact he is an...

Diplo Says Justin Bieber 'Killed It' On Cold Water

Diplo says Justin Bieber ''killed it'' on their new song 'Cold Water'.The 37-year-old DJ unveiled the track on Friday (22.07.16) which features Major Lazer - comprised of Diplo, Jillionaire and Walshy Fire - Bieber and...

Matt Healy: 'Usher Thought I Was Skrillex'

The Chocolate hitmakers were just hitting it big in their native U.K. when Matt attended the South By Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas in 2013. And when he found himself standing next...

Deadmau5 Slams Skrillex Online

The DJ, real name Joel Zimmerman, engaged in a bitter online battle with Justin Bieber and Skrillex last year (15) after the pair collaborated on the 22-year-old's Purpose album in November (15). The...

Skrillex: 'I Didn't Steal Song Sample - And I Can Prove It'

Indie pop star White Hinterland has accused the pair of sampling her song Ring the Bell without her permission, and then refused to acknowledge her when she attempted to right the wrong in...

Justin Bieber And Skrillex Sued For Copyright Infringement Over 'Sorry'

Justin Bieber and collaborator Skrillex are being sued for copyright infringement over elements of their hit track ‘Sorry’.Court documents obtained by Entertainment Weekly indicate that American singer-songwriter White Hinterland – a.k.a. Casey Daniel – says...

Justin Bieber And Skrillex Sued Over Sorry

Singer Casey Dienel, known professionally as White Hinterland, claims the Baby hitmaker's chart smash sounds eerily similar to her track Ring The Bell, which became an indie hit in 2014. In legal...

Skrillex Takes Aim At Deadmau5 Over Bieber Blast

The outspoken DJ went public with his thoughts about the odd couple, insisting the pop star had used Skrillex as "a goddamn tool" when they teamed up with Diplo for Where Are U...

Diplo And Calvin Harris Top Nominations For Inaugural Electronic Music Awards

Veteran DJ Paul Oakenfold founded the ceremony as part of his Electronic Music Awards and Foundation, and on Thursday (18Feb16) some of the biggest names in electronic dance music were shortlisted in seven...

Skrillex Lands Beats 1 Radio Show

Beats 1 presenter Zane Lowe made the announcement on the Apple network on Thursday (28Jan16), revealing the dance DJ will host a programme titled OWSLA Radio, after his Los Angeles-based DJ/producer collective.Skrillex's first radio residency...

Anna Kendrick Linked To Diplo

The Pitch Perfect star tends to keep her love life out of the spotlight, though she sparked engagement rumours with cinematographer boyfriend Ben Richardson in August (15), when she strolled around New York with a...

Skrillex: 'Cruise Ship Tragedy Affected Us So Much'

The DJs had both been due to perform sets for the partygoers onboard the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship as they made their way from the Port of Miami, Florida to Mexico. However,...

Search For Missing Mad Decent Boat Party Fan Suspended

The female, identified as 24-year-old Charleston, South Carolina resident Kaylyn Sommer, reportedly threw herself off the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship hours after it left the Port of Miami in Florida on Thursday afternoon...

Diplo's Mad Decent Boat Party Cancelled As Search For Missing Fan Continues

The female fan threw herself off the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship hours after it left the Port of Miami in Florida on Thursday afternoon, prompting officials to halt the boat and send out...

Fan Goes Overboard On Diplo's Cruise

Hours after the Norwegian Pearl cruise ship left the Port of Miami in Florida on Thursday afternoon, a woman reportedly fell into the water, and the boat was immediately stopped as two life...

Justin Bieber Planning Movie For New Album - Report

The pop star released a new song, Sorry, on Thursday (22Oct15), by debuting a music video starring a number of female dancers, and now, reports suggest the promo is a clip from a...

Skrillex Gig Cancelled Over Plane Trouble

The DJ was set to perform at the AsiaWorld-Expo venue on Wednesday night, but he was left stranded in Vietnam when his plane was grounded due to mechanical issues. The musician also...

Justin Bieber Praises 'Artist' Kanye West

Justin Bieber says Kanye West is unlike any other artist he has ever worked with.The pair are collaborating on Justin's comeback album and the 21-year-old pop star loves the 38-year-old rapper's ''creative input''.He explained: ''I'll...

Four Stabbed At Skrillex And Diplo Gig

The incident happened at the XS Nightclub in the Encore hotel on 7 September (15) when a brawl involving around 20 fans broke out in the middle of the concert. The incident only...

Ansel Elgort Inspired By Skrillex

Ansel Elgort's new career as a DJ was inspired by Skrillex and Avicii. The 21-year-old actor - who has starred in movies including 'The Fault in our Stars' and 'Divergent' - has signed a deal...

Justin Bieber: 'I Expected To Be Booed At Vmas'

The Baby hitmaker made his big comeback at the awards show in Los Angeles on Sunday night (30Aug15) after an extended break from music, during which he suffered numerous personal problems and brushes...

Justin Bieber's 'Timeless' Tracks

Justin Bieber and Skrillex are working on ''timeless'' music.The 'Boyfriend' singer and the 'Bangarang' hitmaker collaborated with Diplo on the track 'Where Are U Now' and have reunited again to work on more music together.Skrillex...

Calvin Harris Is World's Highest Paid Dj

Calvin Harris is the world's highest paid DJ.The 'Summer' hitmaker - who's dating pop-star Taylor Swift - has topped Forbes Magazine's annual list of highest paid earners, raking in an estimated $66 million last year...

Justin Bieber Thrills Fans With Special Performance At Billboard Festival

The pop star pulled out of an appearance at Montreal's Beachclub following a spat with promoters, but he was on form for a low-key Billboard Hot 100 show, where he played a seven-song...

Diplo: Rihanna And Nicki Minaj Rejected Lean On

Diplo claims Rihanna and Nicki Minaj turned down his hit 'Lean On'.The 36-year-old musician has revealed the original version of the track was a slow, reggae version which was rejected by the superstars before Swedish...

Jack Ü Made 'Album' With Arcade Fire Members

Skrillex and Diplo have recorded ''an album worth of material'' with members of Arcade Fire.The duo - who go by the name of Jack Ü - popped into the studio with singer Win Butler and...

Deadmau5 Has Blasted Skrillex

Deadmau5 has hit back at Skrillex after he called him an ''a**hole''.The 'Bangarang' hitmaker - whose real name is Sonny John Moore - claims the musician helped him pursue his dream of being a famous...

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