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Lauryn Hill, Noise11, photo
Lauryn Hill Responds To Stealing Music Accusation

Lauryn Hill has hit back at claims suggesting she "stole" the music on her critically acclaimed solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

August 29, 2018
Weird Al Yankovich, music news,
Weird Al Yankovic Pleads ‘Don’t Pickaxe My Star’

Weird Al Yankovic has pleaded with fans to “not pickaxe my star” at the unveiling of his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this week.

August 28, 2018
Clare Bowen
Clare Bowen To Release Her Debut Album

Nashville star Clare Bowen will release her debut album in September.

August 28, 2018
The Rolling Stones Sympathy for the Devil
The Rolling Stones Sympathy For The Devil Jean-Luc Godard Documentary Restored

Jean-Luc Godard’s ‘Sympathy For The Devil’, documenting the creation of the Rolling Stones classic of half a century ago, has been restored for rerelease in 4K vision.

August 28, 2018
Moore Blues For Gary
Bob Daisley Still Has The Blues For Gary Moore

Former Ozzy Osbourne bass player and songwriter Bob Daisley is behind the project to honour Gary Moore ‘Moore Blues For Gary’.

August 28, 2018
Rose Tattoo
Jackie Barnes Joins Rose Tattoo

Rose Tattoo have a new drummer, Jackie Barnes.

August 28, 2018
Gene Simmons, Kiss. photo by Tim Cashmere
Amy Lehpamer To Join Gene Simmons In Melbourne

Australian star of stage Amy Lehpamer will join Gene Simmons at his Melbourne show later this week for a special version of ‘I Was Made For Loving You’.

August 28, 2018
Katy Perry, photo by Ros O'Gorman, rod laver arena, Melbourne 2014
Katy Perry Deposition Suggest Kesha Team Spread Rape Rumours

Katy Perry is confirmed as continually denying Dr Luke did anything wrong against her in a deposition claiming Kesha’s team was behind the rumours.

August 28, 2018
Dave Grohl Foo Fighters at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 30 January 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Foo Fighters Play A Pop Up Show In LA

Foo Fighters played an unannounced show in a Hollywood carpark on Friday.

August 28, 2018
Beyonce in concert in Melbourne by Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce and Jay-Z Donate Over $1m To School

Beyonce and JAY-Z are teaming up to provide $1.1 million in scholarships to help "exceptional" high school students continue their education.

August 28, 2018
Aretha Franklin, Noise11, Photo
Aretha Franklin Dominates Australian Chart

Aretha Franklin is all over the Australian charts this week with more than a dozen albums in the chart and songs populating on the singles and streaming charts.

August 27, 2018
Dickey Betts
Dickey Betts Cancels Shows Following Mild Stroke

Former Allman Brothers guitarist Dickey Betts has cancelled upcoming live performances after suffering what is being called “a mild stroke”.

August 27, 2018
Nathan Cavaleri
Nathan Cavaleri Demons Is His First Music In Six Years

Nathan Cavaleri has released his first since 2011. The song is ‘Demons’.

August 27, 2018
Bastille, Noise11, Photo
Bastille Reschedule Australian Tour

The Bastille shows for Sydney and Melbourne in September have been moved to 2019.

August 27, 2018
Jay Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Beyonce and Jay-Z Show Scare With Intruder On Stage

Beyonce and JAY-Z's concert in Georgia over the weekend came to an abrupt halt after a fan rushed the stage.

August 27, 2018
Twin Peaks Conversation with the Stars
Twin Peaks Star Al Strobel Suffers Heart Attack In Melbourne

Al Strobel, who played Phillip Michael Gerard aka Mike the one-armed man, has suffered a heart attack in the early hours of Sunday 26 August after appearing at the Twin Peaks Conversation with the Stars show in Melbourne the night before.

August 26, 2018
Kanye West. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Trump Praises The Great Kanye West

President Donald Trump is a big fan of power couple Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.

August 26, 2018
Rihanna, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Rihanna Donates To African Children In Need

Rihanna will be handing over profits from her Fenty Beauty products to African students in need throughout the month of September (18).

August 26, 2018
Steve Perry photo by Myriam Santos Gene
Steve Perry Recorded George Harrison Song For Comeback Album

Former Journey star Steve Perry made sure he had the blessing of George Harrison's widow before he added his version of the former Beatle's I Need You on his comeback album.

August 26, 2018
We Came As Romans
We Came As Romans Singer Kyle Pavone R.I.P. At 28

Kyle Pavone of metal band We Came As Romans has died.

August 26, 2018
Lindsay Kemp and David Bowie
David Bowie Mentor Lindsay Kemp R.I.P. 1938 – 2018

David Bowie mentor Lindsay Kemp has died at the age of 80.

August 26, 2018
Ariana Grande Sweetener
Australian Charts: Ariana Grande Has The No 1 Album

The fourth studio album for Ariana Grande entitled "Sweetener" becomes her third successive No.1 album in Australia this week.

August 26, 2018
Dean Lewis
Australian Charts: Dean Lewis Has The No 1 Song For A Second Week

Local pop singer and songwriter Dean Lewis holds for a second week at the summit of the ARIA Singles Chart with his track "Be Alright".

August 26, 2018
Prince at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on 21 October 2003. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Prince Family Sues Doctor

The family of Prince is suing his doctor for prescribing his pain pills.

August 25, 2018
Dave Davies Decade
Dave Davies Unveils First Taste of His Lost ‘Decade’

The Kinks founding guitarist Dave Davies will release an album of his lost 70s song ‘Decade’ soon.

August 25, 2018
Michael Jackson Michael
Michael Jackson ‘Michael’ Album Vocals Authenticity Remains Unconfirmed

Sony Music and the Estate of Michael Jackson have neither confirmed or denied that three songs on the 2010 posthumous album ‘Michael’ used a Jackson impersonator instead of the King of Pop.

August 25, 2018
Stevie Wonder image by Ros O'Gorman
Stevie Wonder To Sing At Aretha Franklin Funeral

Stevie Wonder will perform at the Aretha Franklin funeral in Detroit on 31 August.

August 25, 2018
Noel Gallagher: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Noel Gallagher Has Found A Long Lost Solo Album

Noel Gallagher has found a copy of a lost solo album he thought he'd destroyed for good in his sock drawer.

August 25, 2018
Janet Jackson: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Janet Jackson To Be Honoured At Black Girls Rock Awards

Janet Jackson is set to be honoured at the 2018 Black Girls Rock! awards.

August 25, 2018
Sting photo by Ros O'Gorman
Sting and Shaggy Animated In ‘Just One Lifetime’ Video

Sting and Shaggy have been animated for a new music video based on Lewis Carroll's poem The Walrus & the Carpenter.

August 25, 2018