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Daisy Lowe Rocking All Over America

Daisy Lowe is being taken on a rock 'n' roll trip across America by new boyfriend Matt Smith.The 'Doctor Who' star - who was spotted canoodling with the model at the Coachella music festival in...

Shakira Added To Glastonbury Bill

SHAKIRA is set to sex up the English countryside - she has been added to the Glastonbury festival.The hip-shaking hitmaker will join George Clinton, Midlake, the Pet Shop Boys and Scissor Sisters among the highlights...

'Fairy Godfather' Will.i.am

Cheryl Cole counts will.i.am as her "fairy godfather". The Girls Aloud singer said that before she was contacted by the Black Eyed Peas frontman - who produced tracks on her debut solo album 'Three Words'...

Cumming Drops Out Of Spider-man Musical

Scottish actor ALAN CUMMING has dropped out of the upcoming SPIDER-MAN Broadway musical to take a role on hit U.S. TV show THE GOOD WIFE, according to a new report.The GoldenEye star was set to...

Snoop Dogg Confirmed For Glastonbury

The line-up for this year's Glastonbury has been announced with controversial rapper Snoop Dogg one of the big acts.The star will join confirmed headliners U2, Muse and Stevie Wonder on the Pyramid Stage at the...

Snoop Dogg Returns To British Live Scene At Glastonbury

Rapper SNOOP DOGG isn't wasting any time returning to the British live scene after a three year visa ban - he has signed on to appear at the country's top festival, Glastonbury.The Beautiful hitmaker, real...

U2 Convinced Kravitz To Tour

LENNY KRAVITZ rejected all offers to tour this summer (10) - until rockers U2 made him an offer he couldn't resist.The American Woman singer had planned to take a few months off from his hectic...

Chris Martin Has No Solo Plans

Chris Martin thinks his solo album would be "cringeworthy".The Coldplay singer has no plans to ever break away from the rest of the group because he doesn't think people would find him "acceptable" alone.He explained:...

Bono Is Worst Investor In America

Irish rocker BONO has been named and shamed as the Worst Investor in America for his backing of troubled smart telephone maker Palm Inc.The U2 frontman and bosses at his private-equity business Elevation Partners ploughed...

The Edge Faces Neighbourhood Row

U2 guitarist The Edge is fighting protesters in California who want to stop him building a five-home development. The 47-year-old musician - real name David Evans - insists his plans to build on 156 acres...

The Edge Steps Up Housing Plans

U2 rocker THE EDGE is defending his proposal to build a number of new houses in his Malibu, California neighbourhood - insisting other residents are slowly starting to back the plans.The guitarist, real name David...

Benji Madden Wants Matt Movie

Benji Madden wants to make a movie with Matt Damon.The Good Charlotte rocker is a huge fan of the 'Green Zone' star and has set his sights on taking up acting in order to make...

Gallagher Slams U2

OASIS star LIAM GALLAGHER has taken aim at rockers U2 - insisting he has never met a true fan of the band.The singer's brother Noel has previously slammed the musicians for turning their gigs into...

Mgmt Turned Down Lady Gaga

MGMT have turned down supporting slots with Lady Gaga, U2, Coldplay and Foo Fighters.The 'Electric Feel' hitmakers - consisting of Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Martin Goldwasser - are determined not to perform arena shows with...

Orbital Return To Glastonbury

Dance music duo ORBITAL have confirmed they'll be among the headliners at June's (10) Glastonbury festival - six years after they performed a final show there.Brothers Phil and Paul Hartnol will headline the Other Stage...

Snoop Dogg To Rap Glastonbury

Snoop Dogg is set to play the Glastonbury Festival this summer.The rapper could follow in fellow hip-hop star Jay-Z's footsteps to appear at the music event after UK immigration recently lifted a four-year ban on...

Fan Gets The Chance To Repair Smashed U2 Grammy

A British U2 fan was stunned when he was asked to repair one of the band's broken Grammy Awards.English trophy maker Stuart Allcock's heroes turned to him after one of the two Grammy Awards that...

Simmons: 'Kiss Are Better Than U2 & The Stones'

KISS star GENE SIMMONS has challenged U2 and the ROLLING STONES to a battle of the bands, insisting his heavy rock act would blow both supergroups away.The outspoken bassist insists Kiss are the best live...

Gorillaz & Willis Break Web Record

BRUCE WILLIS has helped Britpop pioneers GORILLAZ set a new record - the band's latest music video starring the action hero has become the most successful promo to premiere on YouTube.The Feel Good Inc hitmakers'...

Wood Walks Out Of Spider-man Stage Spectacular

The much-anticipated SPIDER-MAN musical has been hit with another major blow - the project's star, EVAN RACHEL WOOD, has quit.The Broadway stageshow, titled Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, has been hit with a series of...

Amy Fans U2

U2 send fan letters to their favourite singers.The 'One' hitmakers delighted Scottish star Amy MacDonald when they sent her a hand-written request for a meeting at a recent awards ceremony.Speaking ahead of her performance for...

U2 Producer Lillywhite Wants Cowell's Idol Job

Revered hitmaker STEVE LILLYWHITE has added his name to the list of potential SIMON COWELL replacements on AMERICAN IDOL, insisting he wants to find the next ELVIS.The Grammy Award-winning producer, who has worked with U2,...

Top Money Makers U2

U2 were the highest earning act in the US last year.According to Billboard magazine's Top 40 Money Makers list, the Irish rockers made $109 million in 2009 from touring, record sales and other royalties. The...

Muse Planning Bono Collaboration

British rockers MUSE are planning a star-studded performance at U.K. music festival Glastonbury this summer (10) - they are hoping U2 frontman BONO will join them on stage.Both Muse and U2 have been unveiled as...

U2 Crowned Industry's Top Money Makers

Irish superstars U2 have been crowned the music industry's cash kings after raking in more than $108 million (£67.5 million) in 2009.The band's 360 world tour has boosted their earnings for the past year, placing...

Bono's Gadget Gamble Costs Him Dear

Irish rocker BONO is feeling the effects of the struggling economy thanks to his multi-million dollar investment in smart telephone maker Palm Inc. - stock shares have plummeted a staggering 35 per cent since January...

Dinner Diva Bono

Bono insisted on specially-prepared food when dining out recently, it has been claimed.The U2 frontman amazed fellow diners at New York eatery Butter on Tuesday (23.02.10) when he made a string of requests to restaurant...

Emi Wants To Save Abbey Road

Record label giant EMI has abandoned plans to sell THE BEATLES' favourite recording studio ABBEY ROAD, following mass outcry from music fans across the globe.The Abbey Road recording facilities in North West London became synonymous...

Westlife Set Record At Irish Awards

WESTLIFE landed the Best Pop Act honour at the annual Meteor Ireland Music Awards on Friday (19Feb10) - for a record tenth time.The boy band, who have enjoyed a career spanning more than a decade,...

Mccartney Hopes Abbey Road Can Be Saved

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY hopes the recording studio famously used by the BEATLES can be saved - after it was put up for sale by record label giant EMI.The Abbey Road recording facilities in North West...

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