Music News

17 July 2020

Steve Van Zandt's fears for future of concerts

Steve Van Zandt is worried for the future of concerts. The singer/songwriter - who is best known as a member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band - has admitted he ...

17 July 2020

Boyzlife join forces with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for debut album

Boyzlife have joined forces with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for their debut album. 'Strings Attached' features previous singles 'You Needed Me', 'Swear It Again' and 'No Matter What' alongside unheard ...
17 July 2020

Craig David wants Mabel collaboration

Craig David wants to collaborate with Mabel. The 39-year-old singer is a huge fan of Mabel, 24, and after she performed at his TS5 parties - which began as exclusive pre-parties ...
17 July 2020

Ellie Goulding's songs about exes

Ellie Goulding has written about her exes on her new album. The 33-year-old singer/songwriter has returned with her new record 'Brightest Blue', her first since 2015's 'Delirium', and although she married ...
17 July 2020

Ally Brooke on 500 Veces: 'I'm proud to finally have a single that shows my heritage'

Ally Brooke is excited to show her heritage through her new single '500 Veces'. The former Fifth Harmony star has joined forces with Messiah for the "fun, flirty, kind of ...

17 July 2020

Sir Paul McCartney: 'Reuniting with Ringo is magic'

Sir Paul McCartney says reuniting with Sir Ringo Starr was "magic". The pair previously joined forces on the track 'Beautiful Night' - their first post-Beatles collaboration - from McCartney's 1997 'Flaming ...
17 July 2020

Ellie Goulding's arty album title

Ellie Goulding's album title was inspired by an art exhibition. The 33-year-old singer named her new record 'Brightest Blue' following a period of "self discovery" in New York, where she had ...
17 July 2020

Brian McFadden thinks Keith Duffy could reunite with Boyzone for 30th anniversary

Brian McFadden thinks Boyzone could return for their 30th anniversary. In recent years, the former Westlife star has teamed up with Keith Duffy on their Boyzlife project and although the duo ...
16 July 2020

The Killers announce new album Imploding The Mirage

The Killers' new album will be called 'Imploding The Mirage'. The rock band have unveiled their sixth studio album, which will be released on August 21 as a follow up to ...
16 July 2020

Live Nation axes Utilita Live From The Drive-In gigs

Live Nation's 'Utilita Live From The Drive-In' shows have been cancelled over fears of localised lockdowns. The ticket promoters announced a series of socially distanced shows from the likes of The ...
16 July 2020

Lily Allen hits the studio and teases fans with preview of new songs

Lily Allen has been back "in the lab" working on her new music. The 'Smile' singer took to her Instagram Stories this week to show herself lip-syncing and listening back to ...
16 July 2020

Don McLean's Vincent lyric sheets set to go under the hammer

Don McLean's handwritten lyric sheets for his iconic track 'Vincent' are set to go under the hammer. The 14 pages of lyrics, which were penned in pencil, have an eye-watering asking ...
16 July 2020

One Direction launching website packed with content for 10th anniversary

One Direction are marking their 10th anniversary with a brand new website and plenty of new content for fans. The 'History' hitmakers will launch the 10 Years of One Direction website ...
16 July 2020

Troye Sivan announces new EP In A Dream

Troye Sivan has announced his fifth EP, 'In A Dream'. The 25-year-old pop singer had to relive a difficult period in his life to create the upcoming collection - the follow-up ...

16 July 2020

Aluna to drop debut solo album

Aluna is to release her debut solo album next month. The 32-year-old singer, aka Aluna Francis - who is one half of electronic music duo AlunaGeorge, alongside producer George Reid ...

16 July 2020

Jake Bugg embracing pop after turning his nose up at chart music

Jake Bugg is embracing pop after he "turned [his] nose up a little bit" at chart music. The 26-year-old musician - who was often compared to Bob Dylan at the start ...
15 July 2020

Sophie Ellis-Bextor announces Kitchen Disco Tour and album

Sophie Ellis-Bextor has announced the 'Kitchen Disco Tour' and a new album. The 'Murder on the Dancefloor' hitmaker has entertained the masses with weekly Instagram Live disco parties amid the coronavirus ...
15 July 2020

Este Haim went 'slightly Castaway' in quarantine

Este Haim went "slightly 'Castaway'" and painted exercise balls like her sisters to combat her loneliness in lockdown. The 34-year-old musician - the eldest member of Haim - has revealed she ...
15 July 2020

Aloe Blacc fed up with cookie-cutter pop stars

Aloe Blacc is fed up of hearing the same old cookie-cutter pop music in the charts. The 'I Need a Dollar' hitmaker has criticised the current wave of viral TikTok stars ...

15 July 2020

Battle of the dogs: Snoop Dogg and DMX Verzuz battle announced

Snoop Dogg and DMX are set to have a face-off in Swizz Beatz and Timbaland's 'Verzuz' series. In what is being hailed the battle of the dogs, the hip-hop legends will ...
15 July 2020

Orville Peck delays Show Pony EP until August

Orville Peck has moved the release of his EP 'Show Pony' to August 14. The 32-year-old masked singer announced two days ahead of the original release of the EP, which was ...
15 July 2020

IDLES' Joe Talbot: We're not a punk band

IDLES' Joe Talbot says it's an "insult" to blues and reggae to hail them a punk band. The 35-year-old frontman has explained that he believes it's wrong to label artists and ...

15 July 2020

John Legend calls out Grammys for snubbing black artists for top accolades

John Legend has claimed it's "almost impossible" for black artists to win Album of the Year at the Grammys. The 11-time Grammy-winner and EGOT holder - who was announced as a ...
15 July 2020

Maroon 5 bassist Mickey Madden taking break following arrest

Maroon 5 bassist Mickey Madden is taking a break following his arrest last month. The 41-year-old musician - who was arrested for alleged domestic violence on June 27 and released on ...