Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Major Lazer ‘Lean On’ Was The No 1 UK Summer Hit

Spotify reveals the songs that came out on top for music lovers this summer, with Major Lazer's 'Lean On' (feat. MØ and DJ Snake) taking the number 1 spot, globally. Ranking in second place globally is OMI's 'Cheerleader', with Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again' rounding out the top three.

September 7, 2015
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R.I.P. Rico Rodriguez, The Specials 1934-2015

Rico Rodriguez, who played trombone with a long list of artists but most famously with The Specials, died on Friday at the age of 80.

September 6, 2015
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Boy George Says He No Longer Has Relationships

Boy George finds happiness an interesting challenge.

September 6, 2015
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Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood and Kenney Jones Play Again As The Faces

Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood and Kenney Jones have played their reunion show in London 40 years after their last public performance.

September 6, 2015
Miley Cyrus, Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros OGorman
Miley Cyrus Shortlisted For Glastonbury

Miley Cyrus is reportedly being eyed up for Glastonbury.

September 6, 2015
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Pink Says She Never Dissed Demi Lovato

Pink thinks the whole world is "waiting for a fight".

September 6, 2015
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Arcade Fire Drop Another Preview Of Documentary

Arcade Fire will release their first feature film, The Reflektor Tapes, coming to cinemas around the world from September 24th.

September 6, 2015
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Rita Ora Reactivates After Break-up Shutdown

Rita Ora is annoyed she let her split from Calvin Harris affect her work.

September 6, 2015
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50 Cent Says He Can’t Pay Electricity Bill

50 Cent is struggling to pay his household bills, it has been claimed.

September 6, 2015
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Azealia Banks Accepts Well Informed Criticism

Azealia Banks is happy with confrontation as long as critics 'have something to say'.

September 6, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Damon Albarn Joins Tony Allen Review

Damon Albarn has joined the line-up for the Tony Allen Review at Royal Festival Hall on Sunday 13 September.

September 5, 2015
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ARIA Albums : The Weeknd Takes Top Spot On Australian Chart

Like the singles chart this week, we have a first time Canadian artist debuting in the No.1 spot on the ARIA Albums Chart, rapper and RnB singer The Weeknd sees his second studio album “Beauty Behind the Madness” come straight into the top spot in Australia.

September 5, 2015
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ARIA Singles: ‘What Do You Mean’ Justin Bieber Is No 1

A month after One Direction debuted at the top and gained their first No.1 single in Australia, Justin Bieber this week achieves the same feat, landing his very first number one on the ARIA Singles chart, and he also debuts atop the chart with “What Do You Mean?”

September 5, 2015
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Pink Grossed Out By VMAs

Pink supposedly felt the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards were just plain 'gross'.

September 5, 2015
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New Music From Janet Jackson ‘Unbreakable’ #LISTEN

Janet Jackson has released the title track from her upcoming album Unbreakable.

September 5, 2015
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Hermitude Announce Sydney and Melbourne Supports

Hermitude will bring along Kilter to play on their Sydney and Melbourne shows and The Meeting Tree for Sydney and Chiefs for Melbourne.

September 5, 2015
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Shania Twain To Tour Australia And New Zealand In 2016

Shania Twain's final tour is continuing overseas and the country superstar says she wouldn't mind returning to Las Vegas for an extended run.

September 5, 2015
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Steven Wilson Honored At Progressive Music Awards

Prog Magazine's fourth annual Progressive Music Awards celebrated a landmark year for prog.

September 5, 2015
The Libertines, music news, noise11.com
The Libertines Donate UK Show Proceeds To Refugees

The Libertines will donate the proceeds of their upcoming UK tour to Migrant Offshore Aid Station to help refugees.

September 5, 2015
Kansas, music news, noise11.com
Kansas To Release First Album In 15 Years

The legendary group Kansas has signed with InsideOut Music to release their upcoming studio album.

September 5, 2015
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Black Sabbath To Tour Australia For Final Time In April 2016

Black Sabbath have announced a farewell tour with Australian and New Zealand dates locked in for April 2016.

September 5, 2015
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Aretha Franklin Takes Legal Action Over 1972 Concert Film

In January 1972, Aretha Franklin performed at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles and the show was recorded and released as the album Amazing Grace..

September 5, 2015
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Roger Waters The Wall Reviewed

Roger Waters The Wall is being shown at 9 cinemas across the UK on September 29th and Music-News.com was able to attend a pre-screening of the movie in Dolby Atmos sound and 4K video.

September 5, 2015
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Meat Loaf Takes Trouble With Vocal Chords

Meat Loaf can't understand why people have been hostile since he sang through a vocal hemorrhage.

September 5, 2015
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R.I.P. Boomer Castleman 1945-2015

Boomer Castleman, who had a long career behind the scenes in music along with one minor hit single, died on Tuesday from cancer at the age of 70.

September 4, 2015
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David Gilmour Expands Tour For US and South America

David Gilmour will support his new album, Rattle That Lock, with five shows in South America.

September 4, 2015
Ted Dwane, Mumford and Sons, Laneway Festival, Melbourne, Australia, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Mumford & Sons Add UK Dates

Mumford & Sons have added two new live shows in Glasgow and Dublin to their forthcoming UK headline tour, due to phenomenal demand.

September 4, 2015
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Refused To Play Soundwave 2016

Refused are the fourth act added to Soundwave.

September 4, 2015
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David Bowie Is Working With SpongeBob SquarePants

It was hard to believe you could do a musical set under the ocean until The Little Mermaid hit the boards on Broadway in 2008.

September 4, 2015
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Azaela Banks Slaps Into Miley Cyrus and Nicki Minaj

Azealia Banks has slammed Miley Cyrus and Nicki Minaj for making "basic ass" music.

September 4, 2015