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Shaggy Announces First Solo Album In Eight Years

Shaggy has announced his first solo album in eight years.The dancehall king will release 'Wah Gwaan?!', which features reggaeton star Nicky Jam and Jason Derulo collaboration 'Tic Toc', on May 10.According Rolling Stone, it will...

Stewart Copeland: Drummers Deserve More Credit

Stewart Copeland insists drummers work ''harder'' than any other member of a band. The 66-year-old percussionist was in the iconic British rock band The Police - who formed in London in 1977 - alongside...

Rebecca Ferguson In Talks For Dune Reboot

Rebecca Ferguson is in talks to star in a 'Dune' reboot. The 'Greatest Showman' actress looks set to appear in the sci-fi movie, which will be directed by Denis Villeneuve from a script by Eric...

Sting's Toilet Gift

Sting is going to buy Shaggy a toilet for his birthday.The unlikely friends and collaborators are throwing a joint birthday party in October and though the former Police frontman doesn't want any gifts, the 'Oh...

Wwe Legend Vader Dies Aged 63

WWE legend Big Van Vader has died aged 63.The wrestling icon - whose real name was Leon White - passed away on Monday evening (18.06.18) following a ''severe'' battle with pneumonia.His son Jesse White revealed...

Roger Daltrey To Star In New Quadrophenia Documentary

Roger Daltrey will be among the stars who feature in a new documentary to mark the 40th anniversary of 'Quadrophenia'.The 1979 movie - which is loosely based on The Who's rock opera of the same...

Alan Rickman's Diaries, Scripts And Letters For Sale

A collection of Alan Rickman's personal diaries, scripts and correspondence could fetch £950,000.The archive - which includes letters from famous names like Prince Charles, 'Love Actually' co-star Emma Thompson and Bill Clinton - fills 35...

Sting And Shaggy's Album Was 'Happy Accident'

Sting and Shaggy's album was a ''happy accident''.The two stars forged an unlikely friendship after the 'Oh Carolina' hitmaker joined the former Police rocker on stage to rap on his song 'Roxanne' and then went...

Shaggy: Sting's Like A Big Brother

Shaggy sees Sting as a ''big brother''.The unlikely duo recently collaborated on their new album '44/876' and the 'It Wasn't Me' hitmaker has likened the 'Shape of My Heart' singer to an older sibling and...

Shaggy Claims Dancehall Crown

Shaggy has claimed he was responsible for dancehall becoming mainstream. The 'It Wasn't Me' hitmaker says his 1993 hit 'Oh Carolina' was the first track of the Jamaican genre to enter into the UK charts,...

Sting Hits Out At "Ugly" Cultural Appropriation Accusations Over Shaggy Collaboration

Rock legend Sting has labelled the phrase ‘cultural appropriation’ as “ugly”, following criticism of his new reggae collaboration album with Jamaican musician Shaggy.The two artists’ musical bromance has raised more than its fair share of...

Shaggy Pushed Sting Out Of Comfort Zone

Shaggy put Sting in a ''slightly uncomfortable'' place when they first started working on their joint record.The 'It Wasn't Me' reggae star and the rock legend surprised the world with the news they are to...

Sting Reveals How James Bond Inspired His Success

Sting says James Bond author Ian Fleming has helped to inspire his career success.The 66-year-old musician previously spent some time at the writer's house in Jamaica, where he penned some of his biggest hits, including...

Jon Bon Jovi Launches His Own Wine

Jon Bon Jovi has launched his own brand of rosé wine.The 'Living On A Prayer'singer is a big fan of what he calls ''pink juice'' and, along with his son Jesse, has teamed up with...

James Corden Brings Carpool Karaoke To The Grammys

James Corden was punched in the face as he tried to bring Carpool Karaoke to the Grammy Awards.The 'Late Late Show' host - who was presenter of Sunday's (28.01.18) ceremony - teamed up with Sting...

Sting Is Working On Reggae Album With Shaggy

Sting is working on a reggae album with Shaggy. The British singer-songwriter has admitted on his website that he and the Jamaican-American rapper got together last year ''to jam and create music that reflects their...

Sting's Inspired Most During The Festive Period

Sting says the festive period is when his ''imagination'' is most active.The former Police frontman feels inspired to write music more in winter and says he spent months researching songs from this time of year...

Lake Bell Gets Inked By Tattoo Artist Husband

Lake Bell has let her tattoo artist husband Scott Campbell ink her for the first time. The 'Home Again' actress has been married to the 40-year-old inkman for six years and has finally let him...

Sting, Elvis Costello And More For Leonard Cohen Tribute

Sting, Elvis Costello and Lana Del Rey are among those set to perform at a Leonard Cohen tribute concert in Montreal, Canada.The 'Hallelujah' singer sadly passed away on November 7, 2016 at the age of...

Mariah Carey's Massage Movie Marathon

Mariah Carey watched 'Mean Girls' three times during one massage.The 'Hero' hitmaker hired celebrity masseuse Dr. Dot Stein to give her a soothing rub, and though she doesn't use Dot's famous 'bite massage' technique, she...

Sting Inspired By Children's Music Taste

Sting has been listening to his daughters' pop music for inspiration. The 'Shape of My Heart' hitmaker, former frontman of new wave rock band The Police, has just released his new single '50,000', which was...

Sting Receives 2017 Polar Music Prize Honour Alongside Wayne Shorter

Sting and Wayne Shorter are the latest to named laureates for the prestigious Polar Music Prize this year, and are set to pick up their awards in Sweden this summer. The news was announced this...

Brad Pitt Steps Out At Charity Gig

Brad Pitt has made an appearance at a charity concert amidst his ongoing custody battle with Angelina Jolie.The 53-year-old actor has been laying low since his estranged wife filed for divorce last year and entered...

Sting's Family Songs

Sting loves his songs like his ''children''.The 65-year-old singer/songwriter - who has four children, Mickey, 32, Jake, 31, Coco, 26, and Giacomo, 20, with wife Trudie Styler, and Joe, 39, and Fuchsia, 34, with his...

Sting Reveals Tips To Avoid Selfies

Sting says his past as a teacher helps him avoid having to take selfies with people.The 65-year-old musician worked as an educator for two years before finding fame with his band The Police and he...

Sting: I'm Not 'Ready To Die'

Sting isn't ''ready to die''.The 'Shape of My Heart' hitmaker has been reflecting after the tragic passing of many musicians including David Bowie, Prince and Leonard Cohen in 2016 but insists he is not ready...

Sting Plays Historic Gig At The Bataclan

Sting has played the first concert at the Bataclan since last year's terrorist attacks in Paris.The British singer paid tribute to the 89 people who were killed at the iconic music venue in November 2015,...

Sting: David Bowie And Prince Were Gods

Sting believes David Bowie and Prince had ''god-like qualities''.The 65-year-old musician has said he often forgets that the two musical icons - who both tragically passed away this year - aren't immortal, dubbing their passing...

Sting Won't Wear Hearing Aids

Sting refuses to keep wearing his hearing aids as he heard a lot of ''s**t''.The 65-year-old musician - real name Gordon Sumner - recently admitted to being ''fairly deaf'', but says he won't wear the...

Gigi Hadid To Co-host American Music Awards

Gigi Hadid is to co-host the American Music Awards.The 21-year-old model will front the prestigious ceremony alongside former 'Saturday Night Live' star Jay Pharoah on November 20 and can't wait to show off a different...

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