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Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Metallica Remains Biggest Selling Album Of SoundScan Era

Metallica’s ‘Metallica’ album remains the biggest selling album of the SoundScan era and clocked up a further 110,000 sales in 2012.

January 4, 2013
Universal Music
Universal Music Was Biggest Label Of 2012

Universal Music dominated music sales in 2012 with 32.41% of all music sold in 2012 coming from the company.

January 4, 2013
Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.
Rock Rocked In 2012

Rock was the biggest selling music genre of 2012.

January 4, 2013
Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jack White Bumps The Beatles To Have Biggest Vinyl Of 2012

Jack White’s ‘Blunderbuss’ was the biggest selling vinyl album of 2012 bumping The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ from the top of the chart.

January 4, 2013
Gotye and Kimbra
Gotye Has Biggest Selling Song Of 2012 In America

Melbourne’s Gotye had the biggest selling song of 2012 in the USA.

January 4, 2013
Adele 21 image noise11.com photos
Adele Was Biggest Selling Artist Of 2012 In USA

Adele was the biggest selling artist of 2012 and  ‘21’ was the biggest selling album in the USA, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

January 4, 2013
Taylor Swift - Red
Music Sales Increase 3.1% During 2012 In The USA

Music sales have registered at 3.1% increase in the USA for 2012, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.

January 4, 2013
Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Welcomes Mariah Cini To The Stage

Sydney had two Mariah’s on stage at the same time last night – Mariah Carey was joined by 6-year old Mariah Cini.

January 4, 2013
Jennifer Lopez: Photo By Mary Boukouvalas
Jennifer Lopez Speaks Confidentially

Jennifer Lopez believes she can 'handle more' than most people.

January 4, 2013
Psy
Psy Needs Another Hit

Psy is focused on creating the best music he can possibly make because he knows without the right song he will quickly become yesterday's news.

January 4, 2013
2Cellos at Noise11.com
2Cellos Cover AC/DC With Steve Vai And Fleetwood Mac With Elton John

2Cellos second album ‘In2ition’ features an all-star line-up of guests including their mentor Elton John on two tracks and Steve Vai helping them cover AC/DC.

January 4, 2013
Johnny Marr
First Johnny Marr Solo Album To Be Released Through Warner

Warner Music will release Johnny Marr’s first solo album ‘The Messenger’.

January 3, 2013
Bronson Pelletier From The Twilight Saga: New Moon
Twilight Star Bronson Pelletier Filmed Pissing On Floor In LAX Terminal

Canadian actor Bronson Pelletier was arrested after pissing on the floor of the terminal inside LAX on December 17 and footage has emerged today.

January 3, 2013
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
RIAA Award Metallica Ten Certifications In December

In reviewing the RIAA Gold and Platinum certifications for December, it's obvious that Taylor Swift is having a great end of 2012, but that statement would also apply to Metallica.

January 3, 2013
Anthony Kiedis, Red Hot Chili Peppers- Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Red Hot Chili Peppers Add 8 Songs To I’m With You

Red Hot Chili Peppers ‘I’m With You’ album will be expanded with a second disc featuring eight new songs in time for the Australian tour later this month.

January 3, 2013
Allman Brothers, Noise11, Photo
Allman Brothers Announce 2013 Beacon Theatre Dates

The Allman Brothers have announced the dates for their yearly residency at the Beacon Theatre in New York.

January 3, 2013
Bruce Springsteen - image by Ros O'Gorman, noise11.com, photos
Neil Young, Elton John, Sting To Honor Bruce Springsteen for MusiCares

When Bruce Springsteen receives the 23rd MusiCares Person of the Year Award on February 8, he will be saluted by a long list of prominent artists.

January 3, 2013
Rain
Korean Pop Icon Rain Faces Military Questioning

South Korean pop star Rain is to face military questioning over his relationship with Japanese actress Kim Tae-Hee.

January 3, 2013
Lil Twist and Justin Bieber
Dead Justin Bieber Paparazzo Was Obsessed With The Singer

The paparazzo who died while chasing after Justin Bieber’s white Ferrari yesterday has been identified as Chris Guerra, a photographer obsessed with the singer.

January 3, 2013
Guy Sebastian and Lupe Fiasco on set
Guy Sebastian And Lupe Fiasco Appear On Jimmy Fallon Show

Guy Sebastian is in New York this week to appear on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon with Lupe Fiasco.

January 3, 2013
Betty White and Psy
Watch Psy Go Off His Rocker With Betty White

Old people can dance Gangnam Style. Betty White says so and she invited Psy along to show her friends how.

January 3, 2013
Lil Twist and Justin Bieber
Rapper Lil Twist Was Driving Justin Bieber’s Ferrari

It has been revealed that Lil Wayne’s protégé Lil Twist was behind the wheel of Justin Bieber’s white Ferrari which was pursued by a paparazzo who ended up dead when hit by another car.

January 3, 2013
Patti Page
Patti Page Dead At 85

Patti Page, best known for the classics ‘Tennessee Waltz’ and ‘(How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window’, has died in California at the age of 85.

January 3, 2013
Green Day - image By Ros O'Gorman, noise11, photo
Green Day To Return To Touring, Statement From Billie Joe Armstrong

Green Day will be back on the road in March and frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has made a public statement for the first time since going into rehab.

January 3, 2013
Daniel Johns
Kimbra To Perform With Van Dyke Parks And Daniel Johns In Adelaide

Van Dyke Parks will perform a career retrospective with Kimbra and Daniel Johns at the Adelaide Festival in March.

January 3, 2013
Jim Davidson
Comedian Jim Davidson Arrested In Jimmy Savile Sex Scandal

Jim Davidson, once dubbed “Britain’s funniest man”, has been arrested over the sexual abuse claims involving BBC presenter Jimmy Savile.

January 3, 2013
Justin Bieber
VIDEO: Justin Bieber Releases Statement Over Death Of Photographer

Justin Bieber has made a statement following the death of a photographer yesterday who stalked his car thinking Bieber was inside.

January 3, 2013
Emeli Sandé
Emeli Sande Had Biggest Album Of 2012 In UK

Emeli Sande ‘Our Version Of Events’ was the biggest selling album of the year in the UK.

January 2, 2013
Justin Bieber, Noise11, Photo
Paparazzo Killed Chasing Justin Bieber’s Ferrari

A paparazzo was killed in Los Angeles this evening chasing Justin Bieber’s Ferrari across town.

January 2, 2013
Freddie Mercury's 1974 Rolls Royce
Freddie Mercury Rolls Royce For Sale

Freddie Mercury’s 1974 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow is up for auction.

January 2, 2013