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Mariah Carey Jupiters Gold Coast Show 2013: Photo Gerry Nicholls
Mariah Carey Sets First European Dates In 12 Years

Live Nation has announced that Mariah Carey will be returning to the European stage this spring with her ‘Sweet Sweet Fantasy” tour.

December 15, 2015
Coldplay Adventures of a Lifetime, music news, noise11.com
Coldplay ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’ Is Fourth Fastest Seller of 2015

Coldplay ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’ sold 20,124 copies in its first week on sale in Australia making it the fourth fastest selling album of 2015.

December 14, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
Adele Clocks Up Another 57393 Australian Sales

Adele has clocked up around 250,000 sales in Australia for her ‘25’ album making it the fastest selling album of 2016 by far.

December 14, 2015
Red Hot Summer 2016
Red Hot Summer Adds Hunter Valley Show

Red Hot Summer will head to the Hunter Valley in 2016.

December 14, 2015
Tony Bennett. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Says Lady Gaga Will Be Remembered Like Elvis Presley

Just 24 hours after Lady Gaga received a Golden Globe nomination for her first ever acting role in "American Horror Story Hotel,” the star was honored today at Billboard's Women in Music event as the Woman of the Year.

December 14, 2015
Highly Suspect, music news, noise11.com
Highly Suspect Choose Australia Over SXSW In 2016

US rock act Highly Suspect play dates in Australia for the first time in 2016 at a time they could be showcasing for America at SXSW.

December 14, 2015
Barbra Streisand images noise11.com
Barbra Streisand Says Hilary Clinton Has Found Her Voice

The Hollywood Reporter released an interview with Barbra Streisand. The iconic performer (and Sherry Lansing Leadership Award honoree at THR's annual Women in Entertainment event this morning) reveals how 'Yentl' turned her into an activist, why she admires Taylor Swift and how far Hilary has come: "At first she was a bit stiff."

December 14, 2015
Rudimental
Rudimental Provides Schooling For 200 In Malawi

On the 1st December 2015 an incredible thing happened. A school block was opened in Malawi that will educate two hundred children.

December 14, 2015
George Harrison
George Harrison Tribute GeorgeFest Is Coming

The day after what would have been George Harrison’s 73rd birthday, February 26, 2016, Hot Records Ltd. and Vagrant Records are proud to present George Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music Of George Harrison.

December 14, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
Adele To Perform For Duchess Of Cambridge

Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has reportedly organised for Adele to give an intimate performance at her birthday party.

December 14, 2015
Fetty Wap
Fetty Wap And Masika Kalysha Are Having A Baby

Rap star Fetty Wap is reportedly set to become a dad.

December 14, 2015
Frank Sinatra, music news, noise11.com
Britain’s Top 10 Sinatra Songs

The Official Top 20 Frank Sinatra songs were announced today, Sunday 13th December, as part of BBC Radio 2’s Sinatra season.

December 14, 2015
Chris Martin, Coldplay. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Chris Martin And Gwyneth Paltrow Get Friendly Again

Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow seem to have managed Hollywood's friendliest breakup, as they reportedly grow even closer.

December 14, 2015
Donny Osmond, music news, noise11.com
The Osmonds Once Performed With Led Zeppelin

The Osmonds defied Led Zeppelin's manager and the "rock press" when they duetted on stage.

December 13, 2015
Ellie Goulding Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Ellie Goulding Speaks Friends Help After Dougie Poynter Split

Ellie Goulding's friends are reportedly reassuring her that splitting with Dougie Poynter is the right thing to do.

December 13, 2015
Quentin Tarentino
Ennio Morricone And Quentin Tarantino Team Up At Abbey Road

To mark the launch of Quentin Tarantino’s new film The Hateful Eight and its thrilling new score from Ennio Morricone, both artists met for a special event at Abbey Road Studios.

December 13, 2015
Prince Photo Credit: Madison Dubé Copyright NPG Records 2013
Prince Pops Out Another New Album

Prince has surprised fans globally with the unexpected release of a new 12-song album, HITNRUN PHASE TWO.

December 13, 2015
Adele 25, music news, noise11.com
ARIA Albums : Adele Blocks Coldplay From A Number One Debut

Adele holds for a third week atop the ARIA Albums Chart with her third album “25”, which initially debuted at the top three weeks ago on 3xPlatinum in sales, then last week rose to 4xP, and this week is newly certified 6x▲Platinum.

December 12, 2015
Justin Bieber in Sydney
ARIA Singles : Justin Bieber Takes Top Spot With ‘Love Yourself’

For the first time in 2015 an act has scored their second No.1 during the year, and that honour goes to Justin Bieber, as one of his current high flying singles “Love Yourself” climbs to the top of the ARIA Singles chart this week and also lands a ▲Platinum sales certification too.

December 12, 2015
Rihanna, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Rihanna Honours Her Grandfather

Rihanna’s grandmother would be delighted to know her legacy is helping others.

December 12, 2015
Nicki Minaj photo by Gerry Nicholls
Nicki Minaj ‘Will Marry Meek’ Soon

Nicki Minaj is reportedly planning an imminent wedding to Meek Mill.

December 12, 2015
Elton John and his Band perform in Melbourne at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 11 December 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Elton John Plays Melbourne 11 Dec 15 REVIEW

200 years ago, if people could have travelled like they do today Beethoven would have gone on a world tour. Imagine hearing ‘Fifth Symphony’ or ‘Moonlight Sonata’ live by the man who wrote them? That is what being at an Elton John show is like.

December 12, 2015
Blur at Rod Laver Arena photo by Ros O'Gorman. music news, noise11.com
Blur Tops Amazon Best Albums Of 2015 List

Amazon.co.uk has revealed its ‘Best of 2015’ album list, with The Magic Whip by Blur taking pride of place at #1.

December 12, 2015
Muse Austin City Limits photo by Waytao Shing
Muse To Headline Night Of Glastonbury

Muse have reportedly signed a deal to join the Foo Fighters and Coldplay on stage at the five-day festival in Somerset, England, in 2016.

December 12, 2015
Russell Simmons
Russell Simmons Tells Donald Trump To ‘Stop Fuelling The Fires Of Hate’

Hip-hop mogul and entrepreneur Russell Simmons wrote an open letter to his former friend Donald Trump because he felt the need to call the billionaire presidential campaigner out on his insincere platform.

December 12, 2015
Dion DiMucci
Dion To Speak and Perform At SXSW

Dion DiMucci, the legendary New York rock ’n’ roller, will appear at SXSW for the very first time in a program set for Thursday, March 17 at 3:30 PM titled "A Conversation With Dion: Rock’s Enduring Voice".

December 12, 2015
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Photo, Noise11
NWA, Lynyrd Skynyrd Receive Platinum Awards

The film Straight Outta Compton boosted the sales of the original N.W.A. album to such an extent that it has reached new sales heights.

December 12, 2015
Tony Iommi - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Tony Iommi Plans Q&A In Birmingham

Birmingham rock legend Tony Iommi will take to the stage at Town Hall, Birmingham on March 19 for a unique event that will see him reviewing his life and career at the forefront of one of the biggest bands in rock music history.

December 12, 2015
Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Ozzy Osbourne Confronted Burglar Naked In His Home

Ozzy Osbourne turned the tables on a home invader who attempted to burgle his home by attacking him while naked.

December 11, 2015
Dolly Parton - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dolly Parton Makes Time Capsule For 100th Birthday

Country superstar Dolly Parton is putting together a special time capsule to be opened on her 100th birthday.

December 11, 2015