Music News

15 December 2020

Paul Weller and BBC Symphony Orchestra set to play London's Barbican

Paul Weller is set to perform with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican in London next year. The former Jam star will be joined by the orchestra's Creative Artist in ...
15 December 2020

Country world in mourning: Charley Pride dies aged 86

The country world is in mourning following the death of Charley Pride. The 86-year-old country music legend, who was best known for his 1971 hit 'Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'', passed ...
15 December 2020

Blue plot comeback for 2021

Blue are plotting a comeback in 2021. Duncan James, Lee Ryan, Simon Webbe and Antony Costa are keen to reunite for the band's 20th anniversary next year, and they're eager to ...
15 December 2020

Limahl's positive focus after 'record deals ended' in the 80s

Limahl tried to focus on the positives after "the record deals ended" in the 1980s. The former Kajagoogoo star admitted he was worried about the prospect of not having another big ...

15 December 2020

Kelly Jones hails Sir Tom Jones as a 'second father'

Sir Tom Jones is like a "second father" to Kelly Jones. The Stereophonics frontman underwent surgery to remove a polyp on his vocal cords last year, and he developed a close ...
15 December 2020

Tom Morello regretted Rage Against The Machine's naked protest when police arrived

Tom Morello admitted he regretted Rage Against The Machine's naked Lollapalooza protest "when the police arrived". The 'Killing In The Name' guitarist and his bandmates took to the stage as the ...
15 December 2020

Neil Young and Tony Bennett to perform at Nordoff Robbins Carol Service

Neil Young and Tony Bennett are to perform at this year's Nordoff Robbins Carol Service. The music legends have been added to the bill for 'The Stars Come Out To ...
15 December 2020

Justin Bieber teams up with Lewisham and Greenwich NHS choir

Justin Bieber has joined forces with the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir on a charity rendition of his mega-hit 'Holy'. In 2015, the pop superstar was beaten by the choir when ...
15 December 2020

Louis Tomlinson gig breaks livestream record

Louis Tomlinson's 'Louis Tomlinson Live From London’ gig has been crowned the biggest male solo artist live-stream of the year. The 'Kill My Mind' singer's show-stopping performance on Saturday night (12.12.20) ...
15 December 2020

Neil Young's music archive free to listen online for rest of 2020

Neil Young's music archive is free to listen to on his website for the rest of 2020. The 75-year-old music legend has given his fans the gift of his entire career's ...
15 December 2020

Foo Fighters headlining Amazon Music's Holiday Plays gig series

Foo Fighters will close out Amazon Music's 'Holiday Plays' concert series on Wednesday (16.12.20). Dave Grohl and co will play "a career-spanning set of classics from the band’s 25-year career", including ...
15 December 2020

Robbie Williams transforms into Boris Johnson for Can't Stop Christmas video

Robbie Williams transformed into Boris Johnson for his tongue-in-cheek music video for 'Can't Stop Christmas’. The 'Angels' hitmaker has unveiled the promo for his pun-filled festive song, which references the 2020 ...
15 December 2020

Jesy Nelson quits Little Mix

Jesy Nelson has quit Little Mix. The 29-year-old singer took to Instagram to tell her fans that she is leaving the girl group after nine years with bandmates Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne ...
15 December 2020

Rak-Su among stars to offer support to Jesy Nelson after Little Mix exit

Rak-Su have offered their support to Jesy Nelson after she announced she is leaving Little Mix. The 29-year-old singer confirmed on Monday (14.12.20) she is leaving the girl group after nine ...
15 December 2020

George Ezra feels like 'one of the luckiest people alive'

George Ezra still can't believe his success. The 'Shotgun' hitmaker - who is currently working on new music following the release of his second album 'Staying at Tamara's' in 2018 - ...
15 December 2020

Good News: Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce 'in talks' to perform Savage at 2021 Grammys

Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce are in talks to perform 'Savage' at the 2021 Grammys. The 'Hot Girl Summer' rapper has revealed in an interview with the Los Angeles Times that ...
12 December 2020

Danielle Haim's writing struggles

Danielle Haim has struggled to write music this year. The 31-year-old musician - who is in the band Haim with her sisters Este and Alana - admitted that events of 2020, ...

12 December 2020

Tom Morello learned 250 songs for first E Street tour and it 'still wasn't enough

Tom Morello "learned 250 songs" before his first tour with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. The Rage Against The Machine guitarist - who was part of the 'Born To ...
12 December 2020

Shakira's Jane Fonda inspiration

Shakira's 'Girls Like Me' video was inspired by Jane Fonda. The 43-year-old singer's collaboration with the Black Eyed Peas was recently released and Shakira has revealed that the accompanying music video ...

12 December 2020

Elton John praises 'special' Damon Albarn

Sir Elton John has praised Damon Albarn as a “special” songwriter. The 73-year-old singer has collaborated with a number of different artists this year but the most important for him was ...
11 December 2020

Madison Beer drops new single about 'knowing your worth'

Madison Beer takes aim at a "disrespectful boyfriend" on her latest single, 'BOYS***'. The 22-year-old singer has dropped the latest track from her upcoming debut studio album, 'Life Support', and revealed ...

11 December 2020

Jess Glynne and Jamie Cullum join Amazon Music's Festive Fundraiser for Help Musicians

Jess Glynne and Jamie Cullum will perform at Amazon Music UK's 'Festive Fundraiser' event for the Help Musicians charity. The special concert - which will also feature Nina Nesbitt as well ...
11 December 2020

The National's Matt Berninger: Singing with Taylor Swift is like dancing with Gene Kelly

The National's Matt Berninger has compared singing with Taylor Swift to "dancing with Gene Kelly". The 49-year-old frontman was overjoyed to record the duet 'coney island’ - which was co-written by ...
11 December 2020

Arctic Monkeys are 'beavering away' on new tunes

Arctic Monkeys are "beavering away" on new music. The 'R U Mine?' group's manager, Ian McAndrew, has revealed the Alex Turner-fronted rockers are actively working on new tunes, but their planned ...