Music

18 December 2012

Meat Loaf Announces Farewell Tour

Meat Loaf has announced his farewell tour. The legendary 'Bat out of Hell' singer will play a string of dates across the UK and Germany billed as "a final goodbye to ...
18 December 2012

Will.i.am Wants Girls Aloud Song

will.i.am wants to work with Girls Aloud. The Black Eyed Peas star already has a close relationship with Cheryl Cole and is now keen to collaborate with the rest of her ...
18 December 2012

Metallica's 'Loud And Crazy' New Tracks

Metallica's new material sounds "energetic, loud and crazy". The 'Master of Puppets' group are back in the studio working on tracks to follow up 2008's 'Death Magnetic', and drummer Lars ...
17 December 2012

Jessie J Defends Postponing UK Tour

Jessie J has defended postponing her tour next year. The 'Domino' hitmaker was set to begin her UK tour on February 26 2013, playing 17 dates - but after falling behind ...
17 December 2012

Nicki Minaj Tops Beyonce in New Year's Eve Fees

Nicki Minaj is reportedly being paid $5 million to host a New Year's Eve party. The 'Starships' rapper has reportedly commanded $1 million more than R&B superstar Beyonce to host a ...
17 December 2012

Dave Grohl Planning Nirvana Anniversary Tour

Dave Grohl is reportedly planning a Nirvana anniversary tour with a "secret frontman". The musician rejoined surviving Nirvana members Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear to perform new track 'Cut Me Some ...
17 December 2012

The Killers to Headline Isle of Wight Festival 2013

The Killers will headline the Isle of Wight Festival 2013. The 'When You Were Young' rockers are set to top the bill of the main stage in Seaclose Park on Saturday ...
17 December 2012

Madonna's Highest Grossing Tour

Madonna's MDNA Tour has been named the highest grossing of 2012. The 'Material Girl' singer's 72 shows in the year from November 9, 2011, to November 13 2012 were all ...
17 December 2012

Frank Ocean Through With Music?

Frank Ocean may not make another album. The singer has received huge critical acclaim for his debut 'Channel Orange' earlier this year, but as he enjoys the process of telling stories ...
16 December 2012

Jack White Controlled By Audiences

Jack White claims the audience are entirely in control of his live shows. The '16 Saltines' singer and songwriter brushed off a performance showcasing his 'Blunderbuss' album in New York - ...
16 December 2012

Bruno Mars Hard to Market

Bruno Mars' eclectic sound makes him difficult to market. The 'Locked out of Heaven' hitmaker struggled to get a deal early in his career because record companies didn't know where to ...
15 December 2012

Nicole Scherzinger Promises New Songs in 2013

Nicole Scherzinger will release new music in 2013. 'The X Factor' UK judge is planning a musical comeback after proving successful on the hit ITV1 series, and hopes to emulate the ...
15 December 2012

Hot Chip: Prince Still Sounds Modern

Hot Chip think Prince's music still sounds modern. Band members Alexis Taylor and Joe Goddard praise the 'Purple Rain' hitmaker - who is counted as one of the defining artists ...
14 December 2012

Emeli Sande Is Itunes' Artist of the Year 2012

Emeli Sande has been named iTunes' Artist of the Year in the UK. The Scottish singer and songwriter has had a great year - releasing her debut album, 'Our Version ...
14 December 2012

Justin Bieber to Release Acoustic Album

Justin Bieber will release an acoustic album next month. The 18-year-old singer can't wait for his fans to hear unplugged versions of some of his biggest hits, including 'Boyfriend' and 'As ...
14 December 2012

Girls Aloud Enjoy Huge Shows

Girls Aloud prefer to play to huge audiences. The five-piece girl group are set to embark on a huge arena tour in 2013 to mark their 10th anniversary - which ...
14 December 2012

Paul Epworth 'Surprised' By Golden Globe Nod

Paul Epworth is "very surprised" 'Skyfall' has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award. The producer - who co-wrote and worked on the latest James Bond theme song with Adele - ...
14 December 2012

Shane Macgowan Found 'Female Side' on Fairytale in New York

Shane MacGowan displayed his "female side" when writing 'Fairytale of New York'. The singer worked on the words for The Pogues Christmas hit - about a down-on-their-luck couple arguing - for ...
14 December 2012

John Mayer Performs With the Rolling Stones

John Mayer performed with The Rolling Stones last night (13.12.12). The singer/songwriter took to the stage with the veteran rockers to join in with their 1978 hit 'Respectable' in the ...
14 December 2012

Tulisa Loves Smack My B***h Up

Tulisa listens to The Prodigy's 'Smack My Bitch Up' to get fired up. The 'Young' singer says the controversial dance track is her number one choice of music for getting ...
13 December 2012

Britney Spears Starts New Album

Britney Spears has begun work on hew eighth studio album. The 'Gimme More' hitmaker is teaming up with writer Elijah Blake - who has previously worked with stars including Rihanna and ...
13 December 2012

One Direction Would Never Go Solo

One Direction would never consider solo careers. The 'Little Things' group - Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik - are a solid unit and none of ...
13 December 2012

Ravi Shankar to Receive Lifetime Achievement Grammy

Ravi Shankar will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2013 Grammys. The virtuoso sitar player - who is best known for his work with The Beatles and who's daughter is ...
13 December 2012

Courtney Love 'Not Amused' By Nirvana Reunion

Courtney Love is "not amused" by Sir Paul McCartney's performance with Nirvana. The outspoken musician - widow of the band's late singer Kurt Cobain - was fuming over The Beatles star ...