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Barlow Joins Musical Drama

Gary Barlow is to write music for a new television drama about the lives of students at a performing arts school, it has been announced.The Take That singer, who is famed for his writing skills,...

By on 11 January 2008

Robbie Williams In Quit Threat

Former Take That singer Robbie Williams is considering walking out on his record deal, his manager has reportedly said.Having already confirmed that he was not planning to embark on any new tours in the next...

By on 11 January 2008

No Tour From Robbie

Robbie Williams has told his fans not to expect any live shows in 2008.Writing on his official blog, the Angels star said "there definitely won't be a tour any time soon" as his Close Encounters...

By on 09 January 2008

Leon Holds Off Soulja Boy

X Factor winner Leon Jackson has held on to the number one spot in the UK singles chart.The reality TV star became the first act to top the charts in 2008, seeing off a sales...

By on 07 January 2008

In Rainbows 'To Top Charts'

Radiohead's album In Rainbows looks likely to be the first number one album of 2008, according to midweek sales figures.The acclaimed album was first released as a download-only release on October 10th 2007, with fans...

By on 03 January 2008

Back To Black Named Top Seller

Amy Winehouse's album Back to Black has been confirmed as the biggest selling album of the year.Though X Factor winner Leona Lewis sold an amazing 1.59 million copies of her debut album Spirit in just...

By on 31 December 2007

Leon Tops Chart Again

X Factor winner Leon Jackson extended his run at the top of the singles charts for a second week with his version of Disney classic When You Believe.The Scottish crooner became the third consecutive winner...

By on 31 December 2007

Williams Plans Comeback?

British singer ROBBIE WILLIAMS is planning a huge musical comeback for 2008 - to rival the reunion success of his former TAKE THAT bandmates. The Angels hitmaker - who recently ended his four-year recording deal...

Leon Grabs Christmas No 1

X Factor winner Leon Jackson has grabbed the UK Christmas number one spot with his debut single. The Scottish crooner's debut single When You Believe flew off the shelves this week, knocking What a Wonderful...

By on 23 December 2007

Take That Rule Out Eurovision

Reformed British boy band TAKE THAT refuse to perform at the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest - because it will ruin their macho image. Frontman Gary Barlow turned down an offer to write a song for...

Take That! Barlow Has Best Haircut

TAKE THAT star GARY BARLOW and JUDE LAW are the celebrities with the best hair, according to a new poll by men's cosmetics giants Brylcreem. The two stars have topped the Best Music Personality Hairstyles...

Robbie Could Be Leaving Emi

Robbie Williams' manager has suggested that the singer may quit his record label EMI when he has completed his final studio album. Speaking to the Daily Telegraph, Tim Clark, Robbie's manager, said he would be...

By on 17 December 2007

Melua, Cassidy Duet Is No 1

A duet between Katie Melua and the late Eva Cassidy has knocked Leona Lewis off the top of the UK singles chart.The singers' cover of What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong, the proceeds of...

By on 17 December 2007

Robbie Left Out In The Cold

There's no room at the Take That inn for ex-band member Robbie Williams, it appears.Gary Barlow and Mark Owen appear to have ruled out the Angels star from joining them in their new manband incarnation.In...

By on 15 December 2007

Take That: 'We Don't Want Williams'

British boy band TAKE THAT have vowed never to let former member ROBBIE WILLIAMS take his place in the group again. The group, which reformed to much acclaim in 2005, was originally a five-piece before...

Oscar Song Candidates Named

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 59 songs to be considered in the original song category for the 80th Academy awards.Four songs from new musical drama August Rush are included...

By on 13 December 2007

Mika Tops Itunes Chart

Grace Kelly by Mika has been named as the top-selling download single of the year by iTunes.The Lebanese-born singer's second single outsold Rihanna's Umbrella – which went to number one in physical release charts across...

By on 12 December 2007

Fresh Prince Immortalised

Will Smith has joined Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra and Ozzy Osbourne in being immortalised in cement on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.Hundreds of fans turned out to watch the Fresh Prince of Bel Air star beatbox...

By on 11 December 2007

Take That Evict 'Crazed' Fan

Returning boyband Take That have reportedly been forced to throw out a fan who tried to get into their rooms.According to the Daily Mirror, Howard Donald, Jason Orange, Mark Owen and Gary Barlow have attracted...

By on 10 December 2007

Take That Throw Out Crazed Fan

Pop stars TAKE THAT had to call for help from hotel security guards on Friday night (07Dec07) after a drunk, overzealous fan attempted to force her way into the stars' bedrooms. The Back For Good...

Leona Reigns Supreme

Leona Lewis remains the person to beat in the race for Christmas number one after holding on to the top spot for the seventh week running.The X Factor winner's Bleeding Love - the biggest-selling single...

By on 10 December 2007

Heigl Clears Knocked Up Remarks

Greys Anatomy star Katherine Heigl has clarified recent comments in which she labelled her hit comedy Knocked Up as "a little bit sexist".In an interview with Vanity Fair, the 29-year-old had said the film "paints...

By on 08 December 2007

Williams To Rejoin Take That?

British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS' mother has hinted at a possible reunion between the singer and his former band TAKE THAT, insisting it is "something he wanted to do". Williams quit the group in 1995,...

Williams Pays Damages To Former Manager

LATEST: British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS has agreed to pay undisclosed damages to former TAKE THAT manager NIGEL MARTIN SMITH for suggesting he had stolen from the band in a song. The 33-year-old, who soared...

Robbie Says Sorry

Robbie Williams has apologised to former Take That manager Nigel Martin-Smith over an allegation he made in a song on his most recent album.In his song The 90s, the Angels star had implied Martin-Smith had...

By on 05 December 2007

Number Ones No Problem For Leona

Leona Lewis has comfortably held on to number one in both the single and album charts for the third consecutive week.The 22-year-old's all-conquering single Bleeding Love is still the highest-selling in the UK after six...

By on 03 December 2007

Mcfly 'Forced' Into Greatest Hits

McFly have confirmed that the recent release of their Greatest Hits album was not their decision - and said they won't be splitting up.Bassist Dougie Poynter has said the group's record company forced them to...

By on 27 November 2007

Leona Unshakeable At The Top

Leona Lewis has held on to her single and album chart double for a second week running.The X Factor winner's Bleeding love is still the UK's top-selling single after five weeks, while her album Spirit...

By on 26 November 2007

Jake Shears 'Hearts Take That'

Scissor Sisters lead singer Jake Shears has revealed the depth of his love for pop comeback kids Take That.After Howard Donald missed tour dates in October due to a ruptured lung, Shears said he would...

By on 25 November 2007

Shears Desperate To Join Take That

Pop singer JAKE SHEARS is considering quitting the SCISSOR SISTERS - so he can join British boy band TAKE THAT. The Filthy/Gorgeous hitmaker is willing to fill in for Howard Donald on the band's Beautiful...

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