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Ed Sheeran Declared UK Artist of the Decade

Ed Sheeran’s incredible run of chart success is reaffirmed today as he is crowned by the Official Charts Company as the UK’s Official Number 1 Artist of the Decade.

December 12, 2019
Chester Bennington Linkin Park. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chester Bennington’s Early Band Grey Daze To Release Early Music

Grey Daze, Chester Bennington's band before Linkin Park, will release early recordings featuring Bennington.

December 12, 2019
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The 1975 Postpone Tour To Finish Next Album

Matty Healy and co were due to kick off the 2020 run in February and release the record, the second in their 'Music for Cars' series, following the release of 2018's 'A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships', on February 21.

December 12, 2019
Lizzo Time Entertainer of the Year
Lizzo Named Time Magazine Entertainer of the Year

Lizzo has been named as Time magazine's Entertainer of the Year for 2019.

December 12, 2019
Alex Cameron
Alex Cameron Announces Australian Tour

Sydney-born, US-based singer Alex Cameron is heading to Australia and New Zealand for a whirlwind tour.

December 11, 2019
Mental As Anything Concert
Watch ‘The Tribute To Greedy Smith’ Video From Greedy’s Farewell

The video ‘The Tribute To Greedy Smith’ by Dara Donnelly played during Greedy’s memorial on Tuesday has been uploaded to YouTube.

December 11, 2019
Russell Brand
Russell Brand Returns To Australia

Quirky comedian Russell Brand has announced his return to Australia in February and March next year.

December 11, 2019
The Brand New Heavies
The Brand New Heavies To Tour Australia

90s acid jazz pioneers The Brand New Heavies are celebrating 30 years of groove with a world tour in 2020.

December 11, 2019
Hunters and Collectors in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
The Red Hot Hits of Hunters & Collectors

Hunters & Collectors never had a Top 10 hit yet they have managed to sell-out 15 of the 26 Red Hot Summer dates for 2020 (so far).

December 11, 2019
Joe Creighton Into The Mystic Xmas Show
Joe Creighton To Perform Van Morrison Xmas Show At Memo Music Hall

Joe Creighton will perform a special Xmas edition of ‘Into The Mystic – The Music of Van Morrison’, this weekend at Memo Music Hall.

December 11, 2019
Lenny Kravitz - Photo by Nadine Koupaei
Lenny Kravitz Releases Anti-Racism Song For United Nations

Legendary singer Lenny Kravitz has released a ballad to raise awareness for the United Nations Human Rights Council's #fightracism campaign.

December 11, 2019
Paul McCartney High In The Clouds
Paul McCartney To Create Animated Kids Feature For Netflix

Paul McCartney has signed a deal with Netflix and Gaumont Animation to create a television version of his 2005 children’s book ‘High In The Clouds’.

December 11, 2019
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting To Be Honored At Global Citizen Awards

Sting is to receive the Global Citizen Artist of the Year Prize at a ceremony in London on 13 December.

December 11, 2019
Beyonce photo by Ros OGorman
Beyonce Choreographer Defends Singer Accused Of Underpaying Dancers

Beyonce's choreographer JaQuel Knight has hit back at claims the star underpaid her dancers for a recent music video shoot.

December 11, 2019
Roxette's Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle entertain fans at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Per Gessle Pays Tribute To Marie Fredriksson

Roxette's Per Gessle thanked his long-time musical partner Marie Fredriksson for their "wonderful" 40-year friendship after Marie passed away on Monday (09.12.19) at the age of 61 following a reported 17-year long battle with a brain tumour.

December 11, 2019
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Jon Bon Jovi Laments The Departure of Richie Sambora

Bon Jovi frontman Jon Bon Jovi is still lamenting the 2013 departure of his ex-bandmate Richie Sambora because he misses the "formidable duo" they once formed.

December 11, 2019
Roxette's Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle entertain fans at Rod Laver Arena, photo Ros O'Gorman
Marie Fredriksson of Roxette Has Died at Age 61

Roxette co-founder Marie Fredriksson has died at age 61.

December 10, 2019
Celebrating Tina Turner Rebecca OConnor
Memo Music Hall To Honour Tina Turner’s 80th With Rebecca O’Connor Performance

Rebecca O’Connor, Ireland’s “Tina Turner” will perform at Memo Music Hall in St Kilda this Friday, in honour of Tina’s recent 80th.

December 10, 2019
Cher, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Adam Lambert Releases His Version Of Cher’s ‘Believe’

Current Queen frontman Adam Lambert has released his version of Cher’s classic dance anthem ‘Believe’.

December 10, 2019
Hall & Oates - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Check Out Hall & Oates Isolated Vocal Version Of ‘Out of Touch’

Hall & Oates have released an isolated vocal version of the 1984 hit ‘Out of Touch’ featuring only Daryl’s vocals.

December 10, 2019
Blondie, Rod Laver Arena Melbourne on Thursday 6 April 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Debbie Harry Says She Would Have Made More Money As A Prostitute

Debbie Harry has laughed off rumours she was a sex worker before she turned to rock music, and she explained she was "always about" her career, although she found it difficult being "a woman in a man's world".

December 10, 2019
The Who Set For First Number One Album In Nearly 50 Years

The Who could claim their first UK Number 1 album in almost half a century on this week’s Official Albums Chart.

December 10, 2019
Shannon Noll, Red Hot Summer. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Shannon Noll Creates New Video With The Help Of Julia Morris’ Underpants

Shannon Noll has somehow managed to take the right balance of sexual innuendo, slang and Julia Morris’ underpants and squeeze it all into one video for his new song ‘Long Live The Summer’.

December 10, 2019
Kevin Borich performs at the Melbourne Guitar Show Caulfield Racetrack on Saturday 6 August. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Kevin Borich To Release ‘Call A Friend’ With Russell Morris

Kevin Borich and Russell Morris have recorded a song together. ‘Call A Friend’ will be released in January.

December 10, 2019
Mental As Anything Concert
Andrew ‘Greedy’ Smith (1956-2019 ) Watch The Funeral Service

The farewell service for Andrew ‘Greedy’ Smith is now streaming on YouTube.

December 10, 2019
Gipsy Kings
The Gipsy Kings Announce Their Bluesfest Sideshows

The Gipsy Kings, with original members Nicolas Reyes and Tonino Baliardo, will perform Bluesfest sideshows across Australia in April.

December 10, 2019
Allen Stone
Allen Stone Announces Australian Tour

Soul-tinged pop singer Allen Stone has announced dates surrounding his already announced Bluesfest shows in April 2020.

December 10, 2019
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R. Kelly’s Former Tour Manager Will Testify Against The Sexual Predator

R. Kelly's former tour manager Demetrius Smith has claimed he purchased a fake ID for late singer Aaliyah when she was just 15 so she could marry R. Kelly, and while he's spoken about the allegations both in his book and the 'Surviving R. Kelly' documentary, he doesn't want to be the reason Kelly gets convicted after he recently had a charge of bribing a public official added to the sexual abuse offences he's also facing trial over.

December 10, 2019
John Legend by Ros O'Gorman
John Legend Defends His Adjusted Version of ‘Baby Its Cold Outside’

John Legend is furious about the backlash over his altered version of Baby, It's Cold Outside as he believes it's part of an attempt to discredit the #MeToo movement.

December 10, 2019
Natasha Bedingfield
Natasha Bedingfield’s Son Is Undergoing Treatment for a Brain Infection

Natasha Bedingfield's son Solomon is to undergo further surgery for a brain infection.

December 10, 2019