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Dizzee Rascal Turned Down Stormzy Collaboration

Dizzee Rascal reportedly backed out of a collaboration with Stormzy because the rapper used a verse from one of his songs.

August 22, 2017
Chris Martin, Coldplay, Melbourne. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Martin Does A Good Deed To Expand Out Chance The Rapper Visit

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin paid a surprise visit to a terminally ill fan in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday after she was gifted tickets to their concert by Chance the Rapper.

August 22, 2017
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Britney Spears Covers Bonnie Raitt In Hope You’ll Think She Can Sing

Britney Spears fired back at critics who don't believe she can perform live without a backing track by wowing fans with a cover of Bonnie Raitt's Something To Talk About on Saturday night.

August 22, 2017
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Pink Jumps Off Crane For Dramatic Festival Entrance

Pink opened her set at Britain's V Festival by dramatically jumping from a crane onto the stage on Saturday night.

August 21, 2017
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Missy Elliott Fans Want Her Statue For Charlottesville

More than 10,000 Missy Elliott fans have signed an online petition to replace a Confederate monument in Virginia with a statue to the rap star.

August 21, 2017
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Paul Kelly, Illy and Missy Higgins To Headline Next Season of A Weekend In The Gardens

A Weekend In The Gardens, Melbourne’s hit new music festival of March, will return to The Botanical Gardens in November with nights headlined by Paul Kelly, Illy and then Missy Higgins.

August 21, 2017
Bros
Bros Play Their First Reunion Show In London

Bros have reunited to play their first show in London in 28 years.

August 21, 2017
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Tina Arena To Star In Australian Production Of Evita

Tina Arena has scored the role of Eva Peron in the 2018 Australian production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Evita.

August 21, 2017
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Paul Kelly Had A Convincing Sales Win Over Ed Sheeran Last Week

Paul Kelly’s number one debut was not only his first-ever number one album in Australia, it also beat the world’s number one singer-songwriter to take the honour.

August 21, 2017
Jerry Lewis
R.I.P. Jerry Lewis 1926-2017 Watch His Final Interview. It Was Awkward

The great Jerry Lewis is dead. Lewis gave his last interview in 2016 and it was a trainwreck.

August 21, 2017
Mac DeMarco
Mac DeMarco To Play Laneway 2018

Canadian singer songwriter Mac DeMarco will perform at the Laneway Festival in 2018.

August 21, 2017
Liam Gallagher, Beady Eye, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Liam Gallagher To Play Falls Festival

Liam Gallagher will spend New Years in Australia performing at Falls Festival.

August 21, 2017
Ministry, Noise11, Photo
Ministry and Filter Australian and New Zealand Tour Cancelled

Ministry and Filter’s Australian and New Zealand tour is off.

August 21, 2017
Rick Astley, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Watch Rick Astley Perform Never Gonna Give You Up Backed By Foo Fighters Doing Smells Like Teen Spirit

This is musical insanity – Rick Astley is singing ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ backed by Foo Fighters breaking into Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’.

August 21, 2017
Haim, Photo By Serena Ho
Haim Uses Nicks As Songwriting Template

Haim sisters Este, Danielle and Alana have likened their meeting with Stevie Nicks to a scene in Disney classic Beauty and the Beast.

August 21, 2017
Tupac Hummer
Tupac Shakur’s Hummer Sells For $206531

Tupac Shakur's Hummer that he owned before he died has sold at auction for $206,531 (£160,000).

August 21, 2017
Paul Kelly Life Is Fine
Australian Charts: Paul Kelly ‘Life Is Fine’ Debuts At No 1

Twenty years ago this month local singer/songwriter Paul Kelly scored his highest charted album, now his 23rd studio set "Life is Fine" becomes his first No.1 album in Australia, debuting at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week.

August 21, 2017
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Australian Charts: Pink Slips Into No 1 Spot On Singles Chart

Australia finally has its seventh No.1 for 2017, and the first new chart-topping track since the end of May, as Pink's new single "What About Us" becomes the 116th song to debut at the top of the Australian Singles Chart.

August 21, 2017
John Farnham
John Farnham Heads Up Another Red Hot Summer Tour For 2018

Farnham will head out with Daryl Braithwaite, The Black Sorrows, Baby Animals and 1927 for dates in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania in February and March.

August 20, 2017
Lionel Richie SXSW 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Trump Won’t Attend Kennedy Honors After Stars Boycott

American white supremacist sympathiser Trump has pulled out of the Kennedy Center Honors presentation in December after nominated stars started to boycott the event because of him.

August 20, 2017
Gary O'Callaghan
R.I.P. Sydney Radio Legend Gary O’Callaghan At 83 He Inspired Sam Sparro’s Name

Sydney radio legend Gary O’Callaghan has died at the age of 83.

August 19, 2017
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Elvis Presley Misses UK Top Spot By 39 Sales Points

The Top 2 on this week’s Official Albums Chart were separated by just 35 combined sales, and it is Ed Sheeran who scoops his 15th (non-consecutive) week at Number 1, denying Elvis Presley an extension of his Official Chart record.

August 19, 2017
Kanye West 2012 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kanye West and Kid Cudi Have Teamed Up For a New Project

Kanye West and fellow rapper Kid Cudi are reportedly working on a top-secret project in Japan after settling their feud.

August 19, 2017
Common
Common Is Chasing EGOT Status

Rapper/actor Common is making plans to take Broadway by storm in a bid to become a member of the elite EGOT club.

August 19, 2017
Future
Future and Lil Yachty Cancel Charlottesville Show

Future and Lil Yachty have pulled out of a concert in Charlottesville, Virginia following the violence at a white supremacist rally in the city.

August 19, 2017
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Taylor Swift Looks Set To Start Releasing New Music

Taylor Swift has left fans with a Blank Space after clearing her social media pages and making her official website go dark.

August 19, 2017
Madonna, Rod Laver Arena Rebel Heart Tour. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Madonna Asks Judge To Ban Videoing At Deposition

Madonna has asked a judge to block cameras from videotaping a deposition in her lawsuit over the online auction of her personal items.

August 19, 2017
Weezer
Weezer Give Fans A Second Taste of The Black Album With ‘Mexican Fender’

Weezer have slipped out a new song ‘Mexican Fender’ as a preview of their upcoming album ‘Pacific Daydream’ (aka The Black album).

August 18, 2017
Hansaa
Hansaa Debuts New Video ‘Need To Know’

LA based Australian electronic artist Hansaa (Vinay Matta) has debuted his new video for ‘Need To Know’.

August 18, 2017
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Divinyls To Reform With The Preatures’ Isabella Manfredi

Isabella Manfredi of The Preatures will front an all-new lineup of Divinyls.

August 18, 2017