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Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer Registers A No 1 Hit With Bieber and MØ

Similar to last weeks chart, we have new No.1's debuting on both the singles and albums chart this week, one a collaboration between an American group with both a Canadian and Danish guest vocalist, and then an Australian 90's boy-band claim the top of the Albums chart.

July 31, 2016
Barbra Streisand Encore
Barbra Streisand Hugh Jackman Duet Premieres

When Barbra Streisand started to work on her ‘Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway’ she said the first person she thought of singing with was Australia’s Hugh Jackman.

July 31, 2016
Dee Snider of Twisted Sister
Dee Synder And Steve Vai Speak Out For Artist Royalties

Steve Vai has written an impassioned plea for help in getting the royalties paid to artists updated to a modern standard.

July 31, 2016
The Beatles, Noise11, Photo
The Beatles Historic Shea Stadium Concert To Have Cinema Premiere

The Beatles historic Shea Stadium concert from 1965 will screen in cinemas with the new Ron Howard documentary ‘Eight Days A Week’.

July 31, 2016
Rolling Stones Cuba 2016
Rolling Stones ‘Havana Moon’ Cuba Concert To Screen In Cinemas

Good Friday, March 25, 2016, is a date that will go down in Cuban and Rock ‘n’ Roll history. On that date, The Rolling Stones became the first rock band to play a massive free outdoor concert to hundreds of thousands in Havana, Cuba.

July 31, 2016
Donny McCaslin Beyond Now
David Bowie Blackstar Band To Release Salute To Singer

The musicians that backed David Bowie on his final album, Blackstar, have reformed to record an album saluting the late singer.

July 31, 2016
Imany
Australian Charts: Imany ‘Don’t be So Shy’ Remains Most Shazamed Song of the Week

Imany ‘Don’t Be So Shy’ continues to be the most Shazamed song in Australia this week with Illy ‘Papercuts’ in hot pursuit.

July 30, 2016
Midnight Oil, Peter Garrett, Waveaid, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Peter Garrett’s First Solo Tour Is Underway #SETLIST

Peter Garrett kicked off his first solo tour in Perth last weekend this week took the show to Brisbane.

July 30, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer Blocks Illy For Australia’s No 1 Song

Cold Water, Major Lazer’s collaboration with Justin Bieber and MØ, has maintained its lead over Illy’s ‘Papercuts’ as the biggest selling song in Australia again this week.

July 30, 2016
Major Lazer, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Australian Singles: Major Lazer’s ‘Cold Water’ Was Most Listened To Song This Week

’Cold Water’ by Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber and MØ was the most listened to song in Australia this past week.

July 30, 2016
Billy Corgan, The Smashing Pumpkins, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Billy Corgan To Release His Second Solo Album

Billy Corgan posted a new update on Facebook Friday confirming a host of new projects.

July 30, 2016
ELO All Over The World
ELO Has First UK No 1 In 35 Years

Jeff Lynne's ELO has now officially scored their first number 1 album in 35 years.

July 30, 2016
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http:://www.noise11.com
Judge Rejects 29 People Claiming To Be Prince Relatives

A Minnesota judge has shot down 29 claims from would-be heirs hoping to get a piece of late Prince's estate.

July 30, 2016
Wiz Khalifa, music news, noise11.com
Wiz Khalifa Defends His Derogatory Lyrics

Wiz Khalifa has defended his use of offensive terms for women in his lyrics.

July 30, 2016
Spice Girls GEM
Spice Girls GEM Reunion To Make $14m Per Member

Spice Girls bandmates Mel B, Geri Horner and Emma Bunton will pick up $14 million (£10 million) each for a two-hour long performance, according to new reports.

July 30, 2016
Gary Wright Ring of Changes
Lost Gary Wright Album To Be Released

Keyboardist Gary Wright is the New Jersey-born psychology student who landed in London at the height of the rock revolution in 1967, where he founded Spooky Tooth and had a successful solo career producing the classic hits Dream Weaver and Love Is Alive.

July 30, 2016
Notorious BIG
TV Show Based On Notorious B.I.G. Lyrics In Development

Music artists, living and dead, are involved in new program development.

July 30, 2016
Pat Upton
R.I.P. Pat Upton of The Spiral Starecase

Pat Upton, who sang lead on the Spiral Starecase's single More Today Than Yesterday, died on Wednesday after what was described as a "long illness". He was 75.

July 30, 2016
Julio Iglesias
Julio Iglesias Australian Dates Announced

Julio Iglesias will return to Australia in November.

July 29, 2016
Robert Smith, The Cure Melbourne, Thursday 28 July 2016. Photo by Ros O'Gorman http://www.noise11.com
The Cure Melbourne 29 July 2016 #REVIEW

The Cure give more in an encore than most bands play in a complete set. Imagine a four part 16-song encore that isn’t even half the show.

July 29, 2016
Henry Wagons. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Henry Wagons To Join Brian Cadd For Dashville Festival

Henry Wagons has joined the Hunter Valley’s Dashville Festival to be headlined by Brian Cadd in October.

July 29, 2016
Tim Freedman, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Whitlams Set National Dates For August September

Tim Freedman will perform national dates with The Whitlams starting August in Newcastle.

July 29, 2016
Bruce Springsteen Chapter and Verse
Bruce Springsteen To Release Autobiography Companion ‘Chapter 7 Verse’

Bruce Springsteen releases his long-in-the-writing autobiography, Born to Run, on September 27.

July 29, 2016
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
The No 1 Albums Of 2016 Noise11 iHeartRadio Special Edition

As we've passed the halfway mark for 2016 this week Noise11.com brings you a special edition of iHeartRadio Music News powered by Noise11.com featuring the no 1 albums of 2016.

July 29, 2016
The Go Gos Farewell Tour
The Go Go’s Talk Up Their Farewell With Kimmell

The Go Go's have their final concert set for August 30 at the Hollywood Bowl, ending their 38 year career.

July 29, 2016
Pink Floyd The Early Years
Pink Floyd To Release 27 Disc Early Years Box

Pink Floyd will release The Early Years 1965-1972 on Friday, November 11. Pink Floyd have delved into their vast music archive, back to the very start of their career, to produce a deluxe 27-disc boxset featuring 7 individual book-style packages, featuring never before released material.

July 29, 2016
Neil Young Promise of the Real Earth
New Music Releases For 29 July 2016

Major new titles coming out this week include: Billy Talent, Hellions, Descendants, ZHU, Jake Owen, Jarryd James and the soundtrack for Ab Fab and Star Trek: Beyond.

July 29, 2016
John Williamson His Favourite Collection
John Williamson To Release 50 Track His Favourite Collection Anthology

Australian country legend John Williamson will release a 50 track 4CD collection ‘His Favourite Collection’ in August.

July 28, 2016
Thomas Dolby The Speed of Sound
Thomas Dolby Preps His Autobiography

Thomas Dolby will tell his story about music and technology in his upcoming autobiography “The Speed of Sound: Breaking the Barriers Between Music and Technology”.

July 28, 2016
Ol 55 Time To Rock N Roll
Ol’ 55 Dusted Off With 56 Track Anthology

Ol’ 55 will be represented to the world via the 56 track ‘Time To Rock N Roll The Anthology’ album.

July 28, 2016