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Adele Tops Billboard Artist And Album Charts For 2012

As we come to the end of 2012, it's time to look back at the biggest records and artists of the year and the authority on all such things is Billboard.

December 17, 2012
Carole King. image by Ros O'Gorman
Carole King To Receive 2013 Gershwin Prize

Carole King will be the 2013 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

December 17, 2012
Chris Martin of Coldplay. Image by Ros O'Gorman.
Gwyneth Exposes Chris Martin’s Cooking Disasters

Chris Martin had to summon the fire brigade after trying to cook Gwyneth Paltrow dinner.

December 17, 2012
Lack Of Manners Are A Turn Off For Katherine Jenkins

Katherine Jenkins would never date a man with bad manners.

December 17, 2012
Psy and Rita Ora To Play The Good Life

The Good Life will return in 2013 with Psy, Rita Ora and Rudimental headlining the festival.

December 17, 2012
Sharon Osbourne
Sharon And Ozzy Osbourne Take Extensive Gene Tests

Sharon Osbourne underwent extensive DNA tests with her husband Ozzy to uncover their genetic propensity for disease.

December 17, 2012
Snoop Dogg image by Ros O'Gorman photos
Snoop Dogg To Perform In India In The New Year

Snoop Dogg, is expected to take Delhi and Pune by storm in January 2013.

December 17, 2012
Jessica Simpson
Jessica Simpson Plans Surprise Hawaiian Wedding For Christmas

Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson are reportedly planning a "surprise wedding".

December 17, 2012 photo by Ros O'Gorman Celebrates Launch Of His iPhone App

Tonight, musician & entrepreneur,, will host a magical party at One Marylebone to celebrate the launch of his breakthrough foto.sosho fashion camera accessory for iPhone 4/4s.

December 17, 2012
Bruno Mars, Noise11, Photo
Bruno Mars Loves Mysterious Prince

Bruno Mars admires Prince because he creates an 'element of mystery'.

December 17, 2012
Kelly Clarkson photo by Ros O'Gorman images
Kelly Clarkson Tweets About Her Proposal

Kelly Clarkson has announced that she is officially betrothed to Brandon Blackstock.

December 17, 2012
Carly Rae Jepsen - Image By Ros O'Gorman photos
Carly Rae Jepsen’s Grammy Surprise

Carly Rae Jepsen has described the "shocking" moment she discovered she had been nominated for two Grammy Awards.

December 17, 2012
Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones images by Ros O'Gorman,, photo
Keith Richards Discusses Christmas Gifts

Keith Richards admits his band is not 'punctual' with Christmas gifts.

December 17, 2012
Gotye: Photo by Gerry Nicholls, Noise11, photo
Gotye Ends Year With Biggest Selling Single In America

Gotye has become the first Australian artist in thirty years to land the No.1 song of the year on the US Billboard charts.

December 17, 2012
Regina Spektor
Regina Spektor Plays Melbourne REVIEW

On Friday the 14th of December Regina Spektor left an adoring crowd absolutely lost for words after blowing them away with two or so hours of her beautiful folky yet classical music.

December 17, 2012
The Rolling Stones with Lady Gaga
Mick Jagger Dedicates Wild Horses To Connecticut Gun Victims

Mick Jagger has dedicated the Rolling Stones ‘Wild Horses’ to the victims of the shooting yesterday in Connecticut.

December 16, 2012
Ringo Starr All Starr Band
Steve Lukather Looks Forward To His Summer Vacation With Ringo Starr

When Toto’s Steve Lukather returns to Australia with Ringo Starr in February, he is seeing it more like a summer vacation that work.

December 16, 2012
Southern Cross Austereo
Jacintha Saldanha Left Suicide Note For 2DAY Presenters, Daily Mail Claims

The Daily Mail has published an explosive article today which claims that one of the 2DAY FM prank DJs did get back to nurse Jacintha Saldanha to tell her their prank call was going to air and that her note blamed them for her death.

December 16, 2012
The Flaming Lips - Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
The Flaming Lips Preview Freak Night Documentary

The Flaming Lips have released a trailer for their Freak Night documentary.

December 16, 2012
G. Love's Special Sauce
G. Love Really Now Does A Special Sauce

G. Love really does have a special sauce. It is a hot sauce.

December 16, 2012
JR Reyne
Australia’s J.R. Reyne Covers No Expectations For Rolling Stones Tribute

J.R. Reyne has is the Australian representative on a new Rolling Stones covers album ‘Painted Black’.

December 16, 2012
Rick Springfield, photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Rick Springfield Fronts Foo Fighters For Dave Grohl Sound City Soundtrack

Just days after Paul McCartney and Nirvana teamed up we learn that Rick Springfield will soon be heard out front of Foo Fighters.

December 16, 2012
Michael Buble Christmas
Michael Buble Christmas Is Australia’s Biggest Selling Album

It’s beginning to look a lot like a Michael Buble “Christmas” again this year, as his 2011 No.1 album is at the top again this week.

December 16, 2012
Macklemore, music news, noise11
Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Spend Third Week Atop ARIA Chart

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis stay atop the ARIA Singles chart for a third week in their “Thrift Shop”, and they are joined within the Top 50 by his next single here “Same Love”, which is twenty places to No.45, with further success for his album too, “The Heist” which jumps up thirteen places to No.17 this week.

December 16, 2012
The Rolling Stones with Lady Gaga
PHOTO: The Rolling Stones Rehearse With Lady Gaga

The Rolling Stones will perform their final 50 and Counting show in New Jersey tomorrow and today were in rehearsal with special guest Lady Gaga.

December 15, 2012
The Pretty Things, Phil May: Photo Ros O'Gorman
The Pretty Things Secret Gig At The Old Bar Tonight

Noise11 hears that The Pretty Things will perform one more time and one last time for Australia at The Old Bar in Melbourne tonight. The show will be a benefit for Norton Records.

December 15, 2012
Rufus Wainwright - Photo By Ros O'Gorman Presents Rufus Wainwright In Noise11’s Word Up From Down Under

Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright features in the latest Word Up From Down Under series from Noise11 at

December 15, 2012
The Lone Ranger
Hi Ho Silver, Jack White Is Out Of The Lone Ranger

Jack White will no longer compose the soundtrack for The Lone Ranger.

December 15, 2012
Scott Dorsey, EH Manager and Exec Prod, Elton, Engelbert, Graham Stokes, Conehead Records and Dan Wilson, producer of vocal tracks, Noise11, Photo
Engelbert Humperdinck To Record With Seal

Seal and Engelbert Humperdinck will team up for a duet, Noise11 can be revealed.

December 15, 2012
Deep Purple
Deep Purple Confirms New Studio Album For 2013

Eight years after the release of Rapture Of The Deep, Deep Purple have confirmed the release next year of a new album completely made of new studio material.

December 15, 2012