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Mick Jagger Predicts Rain During Rolling Stones UK Gigs

Sir Mick Jagger predicts it will rain when the Rolling Stones play in the UK this summer.The 'Brown Sugar' group are headlining Glastonbury festival at the end of June, followed by two shows of the...

Kenny Chesney Tops Ticket Sales Poll

Kenny Chesney has sold more concert tickets than any other artist over the past decade.The country music star - who was briefly married to actress Renee Zellweger in 2005 - has been declared the undisputed...

Kristen Stewart Avoids Run-in With Liberty Ross

Kristen Stewart narrowly avoided Liberty Ross at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.The 23-year-old actress was left red-faced when she and boyfriend Robert Pattinson showed up to watch hip-hop act Jurassic 5 at the...

Surprise, Surprise: Sir Paul Mccartney Tops Rich List With £680 Million Fortune

Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has topped the Sunday Times list of the richest musicians with a £680 million fortune. The singer-songwriter has topped the list since 1989, when he was worth an estimated £80...

Jilted Spider-man Broadway Director Julie Taymor Reaches Settlement

News broke yesterday (April 10, 2013) that Julie Taymor, the jilted director of the ill-fated Spiderman Broadway production has finally reached a settlement with the show’s producers. However, we do not know what that settlement...

Coldplay Top Bbc2 Listeners Poll

Coldplay's 'A Rush of Blood to the Head' has been voted BBC Radio 2 listeners' favourite album of all time. 'The Scientist' band's 2002 record beat The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and U2 to claim...

Elton John Raises Over $6 Million For Charity

Sir Elton John has raised over $6 million for charity.The 'Rocket Man' singer's charity, The Elton John Aids Foundation, received numerous donations from celebrity guests at his 21st Annual Academy Awards Viewing Party to raise...

Sir Elton John Shows Off Son At Oscars After-party

Sir Elton John brought his son Zachary to his Oscars party - but wouldn't let him stay too late. The 'Rocket Man' singer and his husband David Furnish showed off their adorable two year old...

Another Band Returns! U2 New Album Sessions Started Months Ago

U2 at the Q Awards back in 2011They never could keep out of the limelight for very long. With David Bowie announcing a shock return, Irish rockers U2 have opted to steal some of the...

U2 Working On 13th Album

U2 have been working on a new album for months. The 'Elevation' rockers are writing tracks for their 13th studio album - with the working title '10 Reasons To Exist' - which will be...

Bono Takes Family On Spiritual Trip

Bono treated his family to a round-the-world holy pilgrimage.The U2 rocker has finally recovered from the back surgery he had in 2010 and decided to thank his wife Alison Hewson and their children Jordan, 23,...

The Killers Can't Match Coldplay

The Killers think Coldplay will always be more popular than them.Frontman Brandon Flowers admits the British band is leagues ahead of his own in terms of becoming the next U2 and has resigned himself to...

Chromeo Dj For World Aids Day

Chromeo DJed for World AIDS Day in New York City last night (29.11.12).The electro-pop group played a set in the city's Meatpacking District in Manhattan in association with Belvedere vodka and charity (RED).Their typically...

It's Official: Dr Dre Is The Richest Man In Music

When we say 'in' music, we mean musicians, but Dr Dre is the richest of them all, according to Forbes. Sure you might have been searching Gangnam Style or bopping away to Bieber over the...

Tiesto Releasing Charity Album

Tiesto is teaming up with Bono for a charity album.The superstar DJ is releasing a compilation record to raise money for anti-AIDS charity (RED), which was co-founded by the U2 rocker. The 'Dance (RED), Save...

The Killers Cover U2

The Killers performed a spellbinding cover of U2's 'With or Without You' at The 02 arena in London on Saturday night (17.11.12).Singer Brandon Flowers and guitarist Dave Keuning played a stripped down version of the...

Kylie Minogue Loves Wrinkly Rockers

Kylie Minogue believes rock stars get cooler the ''more wrinkly'' they get.The 44-year-old superstar believes rock musicians have an easier time than pop artists because they don't live with the constant expectations to reinvent themselves...

Bono Gave Jake Shears Advice

Bono gave Jake Shears advice on being a rock star. The Scissor Sisters frontman thought it was ''surreal'' when he met the U2 rocker at a gig and he proceeded to lecture him on staying...

Coldplay, Pink Floyd And Kylie Minogue To Be Dropped

Coldplay, Pink Floyd and Kylie Minogue are to be dropped by their label.Troubled British record company EMI is undergoing a £1.2  billion takeover by Universal Music Group, and the European Commission ruled today (24.09.12) it can...

Nelly Furtado: I Was Set For Stardom From Childhood

Nelly Furtado knew she was going to be star from the age of four.The 'Parking Lot' singer admits while she had a tough upbringing there was never any doubt in her mind that she was...

Bono's Cigarette Panic

Bono was left in a panic when he ran out of cigarettes at a celebrity party he was hosting.The U2 frontman threw an exclusive bash after the GQ Men of the Year Awards in London...

The Vaccines: Rihanna Is Not An Artist

The Vaccines claim Rihanna ''isn't an artist.''The 'No Hope' band don't see the singer in the same light as themselves, because she has a team writing and producing all her songs for her rather than...

Muse Influenced By U2

Muse's new album is influenced by U2.The band supported the 'Elevation' group on their 360° Tour in 2011 and the experience inspired them when it came to recording their new album 'The 2nd Law'.Frontman Matt...

Michael Phelps Becomes Face Of Louis Vuitton

Michael Phelps has become the new face of Louis Vuitton.The legendary swimmer - who became the most successful Olympian of all time at London 2012 after winning his 22nd Olympic career medal - appears in...

'Superstar' Is "Disgusting": Gavin And Stacey Star Slams Andrew Lloyd Webber

The Gavin and Stacey star Joanna Page has lashed out at Andrew Lloyd Webber over his TV talent contest 'Superstar.' The televised show features Andrew Lloyd Webber and Spice Girl Melanie C (aka Sporty Spice)...

Jennifer Lopez Tips Bon Jovi, Mick Jagger, For American Idol

Jennifer Lopez only said goodbye to American Idol a couple of days ago, but the superstar singer is already having a say on who should replace her. Though the likes of Fergie, Miley Cyrus and...

Jennifer Lopez Wants Bono On American Idol

Jennifer Lopez wants Bono or Jon Bon Jovi to succeed her on 'American Idol'. The singer announced she was leaving the show after two series last week, and thinks they should target a huge rock...

The Temper Trap Impress At London Concert

The Temper Trap braved the rain in London for last night's (11.07.12) sold out show at Somerset House.The Australian indie rock band opened their energetic set at the venue's Summer Series in association with American...

Example's Diverse Guitar Album

Example's fourth album features ''every kind'' of guitar music.The rapper has a strong rock influence on the record, to be released in November, and is promised fans it will be ''very good''.He told NME magazine:...

Bono Records Lady Gaga's Telephone For Daughter

Bono has recorded a duet of Lady Gaga's 'Telephone' with his wife Ali Hewson.The U2 frontman unveiled the version of the song at his daughter Eve's 21st birthday party in Las Vegas on Saturday (07.07.12),...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

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Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

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'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

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