Music News

3 August 2018

Sara Bareilles to drop new album this year

Sara Bareilles is planning to release a political album later this year. The 'Love Song' hitmaker hasn't released an LP since 2015's 'What's Inside: Songs from Waitress' because she's been ...
2 August 2018

Fizzy Blood join Reading and Leeds festivals Introducing bill

Fizzy Blood are among the artists announced for the BBC Music Introducing line-up at Reading and Leeds Festivals. The alternative rock band - who are made up of members Benji ...

2 August 2018

Dua Lipa's Silk City collaboration is 'coming real soon'

Dua Lipa and Mark Ronson have promised fans their collaboration with Diplo is "coming real soon". The 42-year-old producer and the 'New Rules' hitmaker have teamed up on the Silk City ...
2 August 2018

Trent Reznor recalls near-fatal flight

Trent Reznor had a near-death experience on a flight to Las Vegas. The Nine Inch Nails frontman was travelling from Coachella in Indio, California, to Sin City recently, with his bandmate ...
2 August 2018

Dave Grohl unveils two-part documentary Play

Dave Grohl has unveiled his two-part documentary 'Play', featuring a 23-minute composition inspired by his kids. The Foo Fighters frontman has teamed up with his 'Sound City' and 'Sonic Highways' collaborator, ...
2 August 2018

Pink axes first night of Sydney tour due to chest infection

Pink has been forced to axe the opening night of her Sydney 'Beautiful Trauma Tour' dates, due to a chest infection. The 38-year-old singer was advised by doctors to postpone her ...
2 August 2018

Shawn Mendes dominates iHeartRadio MMV Awards nominations

Shawn Mendes leads the nominations for the 2018 iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards. The 19-year-old Canadian pop hunk has a total of eight nods, including Video of the Year for 'In ...
2 August 2018

Madonna wanted for Glastonbury

Madonna, Cardi B and Diana Ross have been asked to perform at Glastonbury next year. Festival organisers are keen to address the gender "imbalance" of artists on the bill at the ...
2 August 2018

Mandy Moore won't be pressured

Mandy Moore is working on her album without any "pressure". The 34-year-old actress and singer recently teased she was back in the studio but she now insists she is a long ...
1 August 2018

Zayn Malik teases new Timbaland collaboration Too Much

Zayn Malik's next single featuring Timbaland will be released on Thursday (02.08.18). The former One Direction star shared a cartoon video of himself sporting his new bold pink hairstyle dancing in ...
1 August 2018

Bebe Rexha: I won't release music without being creatively involved

Bebe Rexha would never release music written entirely by someone else. The 'I Got You' hitmaker says ownership of her work is "very important" to her and so she wouldn't want ...
1 August 2018

Nicki Minaj asks Tracy Chapman to clear sample

Nicki Minaj is contemplating delaying her album to get a Tracy Chapman sample cleared. The 'Chun-Li' rapper has revealed that one of the songs on her hotly-anticipated fourth studio album, 'Queen' ...
1 August 2018

The Chainsmokers party too hard

The Chainsmokers fear their Las Vegas residency is turning them into "alcoholics". The EDM duo - comprising Andrew Taggart, 28, and 33-year-old Alex Pall - have been drinking every day because ...
1 August 2018

Madonna's new album features Portuguese musicians

Madonna has been inspired by Portuguese music on her new album. The 'Like a Virgin' hitmaker is set to release her hotly-anticipated follow-up to 2015's 'Rebel Heart' "by the end of ...
1 August 2018

Conor Maynard in legal battle with label

Conor Maynard has claimed he's been blocked from releasing new music, due to a legal battle with his record label. The 25-year-old singer is working hard to get his contract with ...
1 August 2018

Travis Scott will drop new album this week

Travis Scott will release his new album on Friday (03.08.18). The 26-year-old rapper hasn't released an LP since 2016's 'Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight' but, after teasing his third ...
1 August 2018

Jennifer Lopez to receive Video Vanguard Award

Jennifer Lopez is to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards. The 'On The Floor' hitmaker has been honoured with the prestigious award, following ...
31 July 2018

Culture Club announce new single

Boy George and Culture Club have released their first new single in almost 20 years. The 'Karma Chameleon' hitmakers - who formed in 1981, split in 1986 and reformed numerous times, ...
31 July 2018

CoCo and the Butterfields set to perform at London For Guatemala benefit

Oscar Isaac has asked the up-and-coming UK band CoCo and The Butterfields to perform at London For Guatemala. The Guatemalan-American actor - who previously appeared in hits such as 'Star Wars: ...
31 July 2018

The Rolling Stones curate Confessin' The Blues compilation

The Rolling Stones have curated a compilation album of music that's inspired them over the years. The legendary rock band - which features Sir Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and ...
31 July 2018

Liam Gallagher chose Kyle Falconer album title

Liam Gallagher chose the title for Kyle Falconer's solo album. The View star Kyle has branched out on his own for his new record 'No Thank You' and he revealed Liam ...
31 July 2018

Jaden Smith joins J Cole's KOD tour

Jaden Smith is going on tour with J Cole. The 20-year-old actor and musician has joined Cole's 'KOD Tour' as a special guest, with Earthgang and Cole's alter-ego "Kill Edward". They ...
31 July 2018

Take That add uptempo tracks to greatest hits

Take That will feature some "fun" new tracks on their upcoming greatest hits album. The 'Never Forget' hitmakers - which comprise Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald and previously featured ...
31 July 2018

Bullet For My Valentine hope new album will make them festival headliners

Bullet For My Valentine are convinced their new album will make them festival headliners. The heavy metal band - comprised of Matthew Tuck, Michael Paget, Jamie Mathias and Jason Bowld ...