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Travis Scott - Utopia
Australia’s Album Chart Report for 4 August 2023

The fourth studio album for Travis Scott titled "Utopia" debuts at #1 this week, becoming his second chart-topping album in Australia.

August 4, 2023
Brian Mannix, Barry O'Callaghan and Brian Cadd
Russell Morris and Brian Cadd Present Seven Stars For Barry O’Callaghan

Russell Morris and Brian Cadd will perform a benefit show for their friend Barry O’Callaghan and they’ve brought some of their friends along to help.

August 4, 2023
Lizzo photo by Jora Frantzis supplied by Warner Music
Lizzo’s Dancers Hit Back Following Her Statement

Lizzo's former backup dancers have hit back after Lizzo broke her silence following the lawsuit they filed against her earlier this week.

August 4, 2023
Lizzo Insists She Is Not “A Villain”

Lizzo has issued a lengthy statement in response to an "outrageous" lawsuit filed by three of her former dancers earlier this week.

August 4, 2023
Celine Dion - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Celine Dion Sister Shares Update On Celine’s Health

Celine Dion's older sister has shared an update on the singer's health following her recent diagnosis with Stiff-Person Syndrome (SPS).

August 4, 2023
Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood art
Thom Yorke And Stanley Donwood To Host Art Exhibition In London

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and artist Stanley Donwood have announced an art exhibition in London this September.

August 3, 2023
Beatles Red and Blue albums
Penn Jillette Confirms Details of Upcoming Beatles Song

The final song for The Beatles is definitely on the way. Penn Jillette of comedy duo Penn & Teller has heard the song and talked about it in his recent Podcast.

August 3, 2023
The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect To Tour For 20th Anniversary of ‘Begins Here’

The Butterfly Effect will mark the 20th anniversary of the release of their debut album ‘Begins Here’ with an Australian tour in February.

August 3, 2023
Ms Lauryn Hill To Play Two Australian Shows In October

Ms Lauryn Hill will perform shows in Sydney and Melbourne in October to mark the 25th anniversary of her solo album ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’.

August 3, 2023
Linkin Park. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park To Speak At BigSound in Brisbane

Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park will head to Australia in September as a guest speaker for the BigSound music conference.

August 3, 2023
James Blunt, Plenary Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman photography
James Blunt Finishes Of Seventh Album ‘Who We Used To Be’

James Blunt announced his new album, 'Who We Used To Be', whilst "locked in a cupboard".

August 3, 2023
Metallica, Lars Ulrich, photo by Ros O'Gorman
Metallica Pays $300,000 After Fans Destroyed Cushions At Concert

Metallica got charged hundreds of thousands of pounds for cushions destroyed by fans at Long Beach Arena.

August 3, 2023
Noah Yorke
Noah Yorke, son of Thom Yorke, Shares ‘Cerebral Key’

Like father, like son, Thom Yorke’s son Noah has shared the track ‘Cerebral Key’ and the apple hasn’t fallen far from the tree.

August 2, 2023
Paul Rodgers photo supplied
Paul Rodgers To Release Sun Records Debut ‘Midnight Rose’ and Premieres ‘Take Love’

Paul Rodgers, formerly of Free, formerly of Bad Company, formerly of The Firm (with Jimmy Page) and formerly of Queen + Paul Rodgers, has a new solo song ‘Take Love’.

August 2, 2023
Jeff Tweedy of Wilco photo by Ros O'Gorman
There’s A Brand New Wilco Song Called ‘Evicted’

Wilco have revealed details of the next album ‘Cousin’ and preview the album with the song ‘Evicted’.

August 2, 2023
Queen and Adam Lambert perform at Rod Laver Arena on Friday 2 March 2018. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Queen + Adam Lambert To Tour Japan In February 2024

Queen and Adam Lambert are returning to Japan in February 2024 for their first shows their since 2020.

August 2, 2023
Wolfgang Van Halen
Mammoth WVH Premiere ‘I’m Alright’ Video

Wolfgang Van Halen has debuted another video for the upcoming album ‘Mammoth II’ with ‘I’m Alright’ premiering today.

August 2, 2023
Lizzo photo by Jora Frantzis supplied by Warner Music
Lizzo Sued By Dancers for Religious, Racial and Sexual Harassment

Melissa Vivianne Jefferson (aka Lizzo) is being sued by three of her former dancers over sexual harassment.

August 2, 2023
Paul Kelly AWITG on Friday 17 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Paul Kelly, Beck, Jamiroquai, Chic and Sparks Adelaide’s Harvest Festival

Harvest II has been announced for Adelaide with Jamiroquai (Australian exclusive), Beck (Australian exclusive), Paul Kelly, Nile Rodgers & Chic, Thelma Plum, Santigold, Sparks, Julia Jacklin, Bright Eyes, Flight Facilities (decade DJ set), Chet Faker, Chromeo, Ocean Alley, Vera Blue, Baker Boy, Ladyhawke, The Rolling Stones Revue (Ft. Adalita, Tex Perkins and Tim Rogers), The Lemon Twigs, Built to Spill, Bad//Dreems, Sam Barber and more to be announced.

August 2, 2023
Kevin Borich Duets
Kevin Borich and Leo Sayer Team for ‘Bring Loving Back’ Video

Kevin Borich and Leo Sayer have produced a video for Kevin’s ‘Bring Loving Back’ from a new album of duets from Kevin titled ‘Duets’.

August 2, 2023
Lady Gaga Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Lady Gaga Is Heading Back To Vegas

Lady Gaga's 'Jazz and Piano: The Las Vegas Residency' is returning to Sin City later this month.

August 2, 2023
Kite On A String the Bobby Kimball story
Documentary On Toto’s Bobby Kimball In The Works But Needs Your Help

A documentary of Toto singer Bobby Kimball, who has been diagnosed with dementia is in the works and producer John Zaika is looking for crowdfunding to finish the project.

August 1, 2023
Jim Kerr of Simple Minds photo by Ros O'Gorman
Simple Minds Australian Hits By The Chart Positions

With Simple Minds heading to Australia in 2024 for the Red Hot Summer tour, here is a list of all of their Top 100 charted hits in Australia since 1981 (and there have been many).

August 1, 2023
Chris Cheney photo by Ros OGorman
The Living End To Reissue Expanded Edition Of Debut Album

The Living End will celebrate 25 years since the release of their debut album with an expanded reissue in October and a hometown show in November.

August 1, 2023
Russell Howard
Russell Howard To Head Back To Australia In 2024

UK comedian, TV and radio presenter Russell Howard will return to Australia for dates in February and March 2023.

August 1, 2023
Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman
Paul Reubens (aka Pee-wee Herman) Dies At Age 70

Paul Reubens, best known for the character Pee-wee Herman, has died at the age of 70.

August 1, 2023
Paul McCartney live at Glastonbury 2022 photo credit MPL Communications Ltd
Paul McCartney Australian Dates For Got Back Unveiled

Frontier Touring have officially announced dates for the Paul McCartney Got Back tour in Australia.

August 1, 2023
The Shins Oh Inverted World
Neal Langford of The Shins Dead at 50

Neal Langford, a founding member and bass player for The Shins, has died at age 50.

July 31, 2023
Peter Hook and the Light photo by Ros O'Gorman
Peter Hook To Perform Joy Division and New Order Substance Albums In Australia In 2024

Peter Hook will return to Australia to perform his two classic New Order and Joy Division compilations ‘Substance’.

July 31, 2023
Beatles Red and Blue albums
Expanded Beatles Red and Blue Albums Expected To Be The Next Official Reissue

Beatles fans are on standby for the announcement of an expanded ‘1962-1966’ (The Red Album) and ‘1967-1970’ (The Blue Album).

July 31, 2023