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Bette Midler Says Percy Sledge Will 'Live Forever' Through His Music

Bette Midler has paid tribute to the late Percy Sledge insisting the singer will ''live forever'' through his music.The 69-year-old singer-and-actress is among a host of stars to publicly pay their respects to the soul...

Van Morrison Almost Quit Music

Van Morrison almost quit music in the Seventies.The iconic performer - whose real name is George Ivan Morrison - became disillusioned with the music industry in his early twenties, but revealed he was inspired by...

Athlete And Nitin Sawhney Added To Hop Farm Line Up

Athlete and Nitin Sawhney have been added to the bill for the Hop Farm music festival.The artists have joined the line-up alongside headliners Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel at the three day festival held...

Elizabeth Hurley Turns New York Pink

Elizabeth Hurley is going to turn the Empire State Building pink.The model-and-actress - who is a spokesperson for Estee Lauder - is backing the beauty company's Guinness World Record attempt to illuminate 40 global landmarks,...

Julia Roberts Converts To Hinduism

Julia Roberts has converted to Hinduism.The 42-year-old actress - who has five-year-old twins Hazel and Phinnaeus, and son Henry, three, with her cameraman husband Daniel Moder - apparently turned to the religion while filming her...

David Beckham Loves Lego

David Beckham wants to be a professional Lego builder.The soccer star - who raises three sons, Brooklyn, 11, Romeo, seven, and five-year-old Cruz, with his singer-turned-designer wife Victoria Beckham - loves playing with the toy...

Mahal In Blues Hall Of Fame

Blues legend TAJ MAHAL is to be inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame. Mahal, real name Henry St. Clair Fredericks, has been selected along with singers Irma Thomas and Son Seals and guitarist Rev. Gary...

Trump Businesses File For Bankruptcy

Two weeks before the launch of the Donald Trump-hosted Celebrity Apprentice , the Wall Street Journal and other publications are reporting today (Tuesday) that Trump's casino group, Trump Entertainment Resorts, is expected to file for...

Web Scoops Tv On Mumbai Siege

While veteran journalists have long complained that what passes for news on the Internet is actually the commentary of people sitting in bathrobes at home and not actually covering what is happening, early TV coverage...

Stars Go Green For Earth Day Festivals

ZIGGY MARLEY, THE ROOTS, THE NEVILLE BROTHERS and TAJ MAHAL have joined forces with bosses at environmental organisation the Earth Day Network to stage a series of green festivals. The quartet will join other big...

Etta Baker Dies

Veteran blues guitarist ETTA BAKER died in Fairfax, Virginia on Saturday (23SEP06). She was 93. Baker, who has suffered from heart problems in the past, passed away while visiting a daughter who had suffered a...

Youngest Pointer Sister Loses Cancer Battle At 52

JUNE POINTER, the youngest of the POINTER SISTERS, lost her battle with cancer yesterday (11APR06) in Los Angeles. She was 52. According to a statement, the JUMP (FOR MY LOVE) singer died surrounded by her...

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Download Festival 2018 - Preview

Download Festival 2018 - Preview

The most exciting acts to watch out for at this year's event.

Idles Drop Album Two And Announce First World Tour

Idles Drop Album Two And Announce First World Tour

They'll release 'Joy as an Act of Resistance' in August.

Will Donald Glover Star As Willy Wonka In New Prequel?

Will Donald Glover Star As Willy Wonka In New Prequel?

He is apparently on the shortlist for the new movie.

Gorillaz Confirm New Album 'The Now Now'

Gorillaz Confirm New Album 'The Now Now'

'The Now Now' will be released on June 29th, and two new teaser tracks have appeared - 'Humility' and 'Lake Zurich'.

Ezra Furman - Brighton Dome 26.05.2018 Live Review

Ezra Furman - Brighton Dome 26.05.2018 Live Review

At the end of its near month-long festival, Brighton was lucky enough to play host to two extremely good acts: welcoming both Ezra Furman and Du...

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