Vera Lynn Archives - Noise11.com

Vera Lynn

Nick of Time by Nick Hampton

Record Exec Nick Hampton Publishes His Autobiography

by Paul Cashmere

Former EMI Record executive Nick Hampton has published his life story with ‘Nick of Time: My Life and Career All on the Record’.

Read the full article →
Cliff Richard, Hamer Hall, Photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11

Sir Cliff Richard Recorded Once With Dame Vera Lynn

by Music-News.com

Cliff Richard is hoping his version of wartime anthem We’ll Meet Again with Dame Vera Lynn will finally get a release following the beloved singer’s death this week.

Read the full article →
Dame Vera Lynn

R.I.P. Dame Vera Lynn at Age 103

by Music-News.com

British music legend Dame Vera Lynn has died, aged 103.

Read the full article →
Dame Vera Lynn

Vera Lynn Sales Soar After Queen’s Speech

by Music-News.com

Official Charts Company data confirms that sales of Vera Lynn’s wartime classic We’ll Meet Again, as referenced in Queen Elizabeth’s address to the nation on Sunday evening, have soared 580% so far week-on-week, based on download sales from chart-reporting digital retailers including the likes Amazon, iTunes and more.

Read the full article →
Dame Vera Lynn

101 Year Old Dame Vera Lynn Nominated For Classic BRIT Award

by Music-News.com

The Classic BRIT Awards 2018 announces nominations for this year, with a new category and recognition for a phenomenally diverse range of incredible artists. 101 year old Dame Vera Lynn leads the accolades with two nominations to add to her Lifetime Achievement Award.

Read the full article →
Vera Lynn National Treasure

Vera Lynn Becomes UK’s Oldest Living Hit Artist

by Paul Cashmere

Dame Vera Lynn this week made Official Chart history by becoming the oldest living artist to have a Top 20 record.

Read the full article →

Related Posts

David Bowie Blackstar
David Bowie Reigns Supreme On UK Chart

There was really little doubt that David Bowie would have the number 1 album this week in Britain. Interest in the album Blackstar was already strong even before his passing last Sunday.

January 16, 2016
Damon Albarn Melbourne 2014, photo ros ogorman
Blur The Magic Whip Debuts At No 1 in UK

Blur has officially scored their sixth straight number 1 in the U.K. with The Magic Whip.

May 4, 2015
Ben Haenow music news noise11
Ben Haenow Officially Has UK Christmas No 1

X Factor winner Ben Haenow officially has the number one song in the UK for Christmas.

December 22, 2014
Kate Bush
Kate Bush Has 11 Albums In UK Top 50

Kate Bush owns the British album chart this week with 11 albums now scattered across the Top 50.

September 1, 2014
The Wizard of Oz, Photos, Noise11
BBC Refuses To Play Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead In Countdown

The BBC has confirmed that it will not play ‘Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead’ in its weekly countdown this week because it finds the motive behind the sales “distasteful”.

April 14, 2013
David Bowie The Next Day, Noise11, photo
David Bowie Tops UK Album Charts For The First Time In 20 Years

David Bowie's new album, 'The Next Day', gave him both his first U.K. No. 1 album in 20 years and the market’s fastest-selling artist album of 2013 when it made its chart debut on Sunday.

March 19, 2013
Nirvana For Christmas No 1
Nirvana Miss UK Top 10 But So Does Simon Cowell

The campaign to get Nirvana ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ to number one in the UK failed to get the song into the Top 10.

December 26, 2011