- Sir Elton John postpones German showsby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 9:49 am
Sir Elton John has postponed the first two weeks of his farewell tour shows until 2023 as he is waiting for Germany to allow full capacity crowds.
- Joan Armatrading’s Mandela tribute song came to her in a dreamby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 9:04 am
Joan Armatrading has shared the story of how her Nelson Mandela tribute song ‘The Messenger’ came to her in a dream.
- Prince once advised Kat Graham to be her own biggest fanby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 7:31 am
Prince told Kat Graham that his favourite artist was himself.
- Billie Eilish ‘spirals out’ whenever she reads social media commentsby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 7:31 am
Billie Eilish boasts over 88 million followers on Instagram.
- Ed Sheeran’s new album will ‘surprise and comfort’ peopleby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 7:04 am
Ed Sheeran’s new album will both “surprise and comfort” people, according to his manager.
- Tom Speight offers Queen Elizabeth free entry to next London gigby Newsdesk on July 31, 2021 at 7:04 am
‘Everything’s Waiting For You’ singer Tom Speight will pop Queen Elizabeth on the guestlist for his next London gig.
- Little Mix make history as only girl group to rack up 100 weeks in Officials Singles Chart top 10by Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 7:39 pm
Little Mix have made history as the first girl band to rack up 100 weeks in the Officials Singles Chart top 10, after their hit single ‘Heartbreak Anthem’ landed at number seven this week.
- Dave scores biggest opening week of 2021 as ‘We’re All Alone In This Together’ album debuts at Number 1by Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 4:55 pm
Dave scores a huge Number 1 debut with We’re All Alone In This Together, claiming the biggest opening week of 2021 on the Official Albums Chart.
- Ed Sheeran’s Bad Habits extends run at Official Singles Chart summitby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 4:54 pm
Ed Sheeran’s Bad Habits extends its run at Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart to a fifth week, denying Dave and Stormzy’s Clash the top spot, which leaps six places to Number 2.
- Dolly Parton supports Britney Spears amid ongoing conservatorship battleby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 2:41 pm
The country legend saw similarities between Britney’s situation and her own 1979 lawsuit with former musical partner Porter Wagoner.
- Brian May re-releases solo cut Too Much Love Will Kill Youby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 11:49 am
Brian May has re-released his remastered version of his 1992 solo ballad ‘Too Much Love Will Kill You’.
- Happy Mondays’ Bez makes vocal debut on trippy Doorly trackby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 11:04 am
Happy Mondays dancer Bez’ vocals appear on a track for the first time on the trippy Doorly tune ‘Flying Bus’.
- Billie Eilish releases sophomore album Happier Than Everby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 10:51 am
The album has already made history after it broke a record for most pre-saves on Apple Music.
- Madonna slams DaBaby’s recent homophobic commentsby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 10:51 am
The singer used Instagram to attack DaBaby’s remarks and point out some of his erroneous facts.
- Prince was in ‘such good spirits’ making Welcome 2 Americaby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 9:05 am
Prince’s New Power Generation backing singer Shelby J. has shared what it was like working on ‘Welcome 2 America’ with Prince in 2010.
- Westlife to play intimate Belfast gig for Radio 2 Liveby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 9:04 am
Westlife have announced an intimate gig in Belfast as part of Radio 2 Live on August 26.
- Lorde won’t explain lyrics anymoreby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 7:04 am
Lorde says she doesn’t feel the need to explain her lyrics now she’s older because her tracks are about “precious” moments in her life.
- ‘I feel like crying’: Billie Eilish releases Happier Than Everby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 7:04 am
Billie Eilish has released her second album, ‘Happier Than Ever’, and admitted she feels like “crying”.
- Stormzy scholarship will enable 30 more students to study at University of Cambridgeby Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 7:03 am
A further 30 Black students are to receive a £20,000 per year scholarship to study at the University of Cambridge following
- Billie Eilish: ‘I was just so obviously miserable all the time’by Newsdesk on July 30, 2021 at 6:04 am
Today Nova’s Fitzy and Wippa spoke to Billie Eilish today about her unique sound tracks, her relationship with her family and the
- Manic Street Preachers’ Nicky Wire reveals letter Pete Doherty wrote after Richey Edwards disappearanceby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 9:45 pm
Iconic Welsh rocker, Nicky Wire, from the Manic Street Preachers revealed the sweeter side of Libertines singer Pete Docherty
- Willow Smith: ‘For so long I had a lot of fear’by Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 9:44 pm
In a BBC Sounds exclusive episode of The YUNGBLUD Podcast, POP-ROCK artist Willow Smith joins and reveals how she’s
- Ozzy Osbourne leads tributes to ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hillby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 11:04 am
ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill died in his sleep aged 72, and the music world has paid tribute to the star.
- Lil Nas X album leak reveals Sam Smith and Miley Cyrus featuresby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 11:04 am
Lil Nas X’s album has leaked online early and it looks like he is to release collaborations with Sam Smith and Miley Cyrus on ‘Montero’.
- Ryan Adams begs for a ‘second chance’ from music labels following misconduct allegationsby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 10:41 am
The singer-songwriter has been struggling since being dropped by Capitol after the accusations emerged in 2019.
- Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst unveils bold new lookby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 10:41 am
Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst has showcased his silver hair and handlebar moustache in a new Instagram post.
- Barbra Streisand always ‘doubts’ people will turn up to her gigsby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 9:04 am
Barbra Streisand has admitted she never expects to play to thousands of fans because she “doubts” herself.
- Manic Street Preachers confirmed for Radio 2 Liveby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 9:04 am
Manic Street Preachers have been announced for Radio 2 Live with the band set to play Cardiff on August 12.
- Marilyn Manson seeks to dismiss Esme Bianco sexual assault lawsuitby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 7:41 am
Marilyn Manson”s attorney has called for the lawsuit to be dismissed due to California”s statute of limitations.
- Lizzo and Mark Ronson cook up new musicby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 7:19 am
Lizzo has been in the studio with Mark Ronson and the pair have teased fans that they are definitely not working on the star’s new album.
- Soft Cell unveil first album in two decades, Happiness Not Includedby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 7:04 am
Soft Cell have unveiled their upcoming album, ‘Happiness Not Included’, set for release early next year.
- Justin Bieber voices support for Simone Biles after her Olympics exitby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 3:01 am
The American gymnast pulled out of two finals at the Tokyo sporting event on Tuesday.
- Elton John condemns DaBaby for fuelling ‘stigma’ around HIVby Newsdesk on July 29, 2021 at 12:01 am
The rapper made misleading claims about HIV at Miami’s Rolling Loud Festival over the weekend.
- ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dies aged 72by Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 7:34 pm
ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill has died in his sleep aged 72, just weeks after pulling out of several concerts with a hip injury.
- Joe Jonas: ‘I got very into Lego building. My wife and I probably built 10 monstrous Legos’by Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 3:26 pm
Though Joe Jonas doesn’t have a strict wake-up time, preferring to rise about an hour before he has anything to do, his
- Kelly Clarkson ordered to pay Brandon Blackstock $200,000 a month in supportby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 2:31 pm
The total monthly support payment is reportedly less than half the amount Brandon was requesting.
- Biffy Clyro replace Queens of the Stone Age as Reading and Leeds headlinersby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 11:44 am
‘Mountains’ rockers Biffy Clyro are headlining this year’s Reading & Leeds Festival after Queens of the Stone Age had to drop out.
- Lorde eyes up Harry Styles collaborationby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 11:04 am
Lorde has revealed One Direction star Harry Styles is at the top of her wish-list of artists she’d like to work with.
- Slipknot lead Joey Jordison tributesby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 11:04 am
The music world has paid tribute to late heavy metal legend Joey Jordison, who has died at the age of 46.
- Dua Lipa ‘horrified’ by DaBaby’s controversial HIV commentsby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 10:31 am
The 29-year-old rapper made misleading claims about HIV at Miami’s Rolling Loud Festival.
- Little Mix arrive at Madame Tussauds Londonby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 10:00 am
Madame Tussauds London today unveiled the hotly anticipated figures of the biggest girl group on the planet, Little Mix, to mark the band’s 10th anniversary.
- Corey Taylor hits out at anti-vaxxers who put others at riskby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 9:04 am
Corey Taylor has slammed irresponsible anti-vaxxers who are putting others at risk of catching COVID-19.
- Steps to play Manchester as part of Radio 2 Liveby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 9:04 am
Steps have been unveiled as the latest act confirmed to perform a show for Radio 2 Live.
- KT Tunstall quits summer tour dates over hearing loss fearby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 7:04 am
KT Tunstall has postponed her headline tour and cancelled her support slot with Hall & Oates over hearing loss fears.
- The Weeknd to be honoured at Music in Action awardsby Newsdesk on July 28, 2021 at 7:04 am
The Weeknd will receive the Quincy Jones Humanitatian award at the first annual Music in Action Awards, which will be staged by the Black Music Action Coalition (BMAC) in September.
- Slipknot founding member Joey Jordison dies aged 46by Newsdesk on July 27, 2021 at 9:49 pm
Former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison has died in his sleep aged 46, although no cause of death has been determined as of the time of writing.
- ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill diesby Newsdesk on July 27, 2021 at 7:46 pm
The musician’s passing was announced by his bandmates Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard via Instagram on Wednesday.
- DaBaby criticised for making ‘homophobic’ comments during Rolling Loud festivalby Newsdesk on July 27, 2021 at 2:31 pm
The 29-year-old rapper has defended his comments on Instagram.
- Ivor Novello Awards unveil nominees for 2021 Rising Star Awardby Newsdesk on July 27, 2021 at 1:04 pm
Holly Humberstone, Rachel Chinouriri and Willow Kayne are among the 2021 Rising Star Award with Apple Music nominees at The Ivors 2021.
- Johnny Marr to play intimate UK shows in Septemberby Newsdesk on July 27, 2021 at 11:04 am
Johnny Marr will play Blackburn, Leeds, and London this September.