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CHIPMUNK // TALKS YOUTH OF TODAY

‘Oopsy Daisy’ chart topper Chipmunk thinks rap stars have more of an impact on young peoples behavior then a politician could. He firmly believe he is more influential then the Prime Minister. Chipmunk believes it is unfair to blame urban music for any rise in violent crime, because rappers are not responsible for other people’s actions. When he was asked if he thought there was a link between rap music […]

 

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ARIANA GRANDE ANNOUNCES RETURN TO MANCHESTER FOR BENEFIT CONCERT

Ariana Grande is returning to Manchester to headline a special One Love Manchester benefit concert on Sunday 4th June to honour and raise vital funds for the victims and families who were tragically affected by the Manchester attack after her show last week. The attack took place after Ariana’s Dangerous Woman concert at Manchester Arena on 22nd May and killed 22 people, seven of whom were children, and injured hundreds […]

 

ARIANA GRANDE RELEASES OFFICIAL STATEMENT

The world has been devastated by Monday’s terror attacks at Manchester Arena. Hours after the event, Ariana released a short statement explaining how broken and sorry she was. Less than a week after the event, Ariana Grande has released the following statement in relation to the terror attack on Manchester Arena earlier this week: My heart, prayers and deepest condolences are with the victims of the Manchester attack and their […]

 

ARIANA GRANDE POSTPONES DANGEROUS WOMAN TOUR

Ariana Grande‘s record label, Republic Records, have issued a brief statement confirming that up and coming tour dates would be postponed. The statement released read as follows: “Due to the tragic events in Manchester the Dangerous Woman tour with Ariana Grande has been suspended until we can further assess the situation and pay our proper respects to those lost,” the statement reads. “The London O2 shows this week have been […]

 

MANCHESTER ARENA ATTACKED MINUTES AFTER ARIANA GRANDE GIG ENDS

Many people in the UK woke up to the shocking news that a terror attack had taken place at Manchester Arena last night as fans departed the venue after Ariana Grande performed on stage. The US star has already performed in Birmingham and Dublin as part of her European tour. Ariana is also due to make two appearances at London‘s O2 venue on Thursday and Friday, however this looks very unlikely […]

 

UNA HEALY REVEALS 'BATTLELINES' VIDEO

Una Healy has just revealed her brand new video for track, ‘Battlelines’. The video features Una playing guitar through the streets of London. The video was all shot in one take, in just an hour. Una signed to Decca Records, released her debut solo single Stay My Love, a duet with Nashville star Sam Palladio, launched her first album The Waiting Game, supported Ward Thomas and Maddie & Tae and […]

 

HOWIE PAYNE UNVEILS NOEL GALLAGHER COLLABORATION

Howie Payne has premiered The Stands ‘Some Weekend Night (Remix)’ – a track originally from their 2004 debut album ‘All Years Leaving’ – which features lead guitar by Noel Gallagher. “We recorded it at Olympic & Wheeler End, Oasis’ place, with Noel and Gem,” says Howie, who formed The Stands in Liverpool in 2002. “Noel played a killer solo on it, a really heavy, vicious thing… stunning! Somehow, for some […]

 

LETHAL BIZZLE ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN TOUR DATES

Lethal Bizzle has announced a series of UK dates as part of his European ‘I Win’ tour as well as his hotly anticipated EP ‘You’ll Never Make a Million from Grime’. The EP features collaborations from some the UK’s standout artists; including Mercury Prize winning artist Skepta, who collaborated with Bizzle on ‘I Win’ which is the first single to be released from the EP. Other collaborations include Donaeo, with […]

 

HARRY STYLES ANNOUNCES DEBUT SOLO TOUR

Harry Styles  has announced that he will embark on his first solo tour later this year. Harry will be visiting intimate venues around the world and will begin with a 13 city run of North America at The Masonic in San Francisco and runs in Phoenix. The next stop is Europe starting in Paris on October and the tour wraps up in Japan‘s EX Theater in December. The star took to his social […]

 

WILL SMITH AND DJ JAZZY JEFF ANNOUNCE UK SHOW

Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff are reuniting to headline the LIVEWIRE Festival this summer. Will is reuniting with his long time friend DJ Jazzy Jeff to perform at Livewire Festival in Blackpool, England, which will be held over the weekend of 25th August 2017. Not only will festival-goers see the pair perform their biggest hits, such as ‘Summertime’ and ‘Boom! Shake the Room’, but they will also be able to watch The Jacksons and […]

 

ED SHEERAN // NEWCASTLE METRO RADIO ARENA (GIG REVIEW)

Ed Sheeran has been touring for the past 6 weeks and he even admitted that he couldn’t wait to perform back home in the UK. Ed‘s tour has completely sold out so if you have been luckily enough to grab yourself a ticket then be prepared to be blown away. The star took to the stage opening with one of his latest tracks ‘Castle On The Hill‘, the sell out […]

 

ASTON MERRYGOLD DEBUTS BRAND NEW SINGLE & VIDEO

Aston Merrygold has unveiled the video for his brand new single ‘Precious‘. ‘Precious‘ is the former JLS star’s second track to be released this year. ‘One Night In Paris‘ was released in January, however Aston is still keeping fans waiting with news of his debut album. Aston has been teasing fans on his Twitter and Instagram account with a small clip of the video. The track as well as the […]

 

HARRY STYLES DEBUTS SOLO SINGLE 'SIGN OF THE TIMES'

Harry Styles has debuted his debut single ‘Sign of the Times‘. The former One Direction singer released the track with an exclusive first play on BBC Radio 1‘s Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw on Friday. Following in the footsteps of Niall and Louis, Harry is the third member of One Direction to release solo material. “It’s a bit weird, I feel like I’ve been hibernating in the studio for so […]

 

JAMES ARTHUR ANNOUNCES UK ARENA TOUR

James Arthur has announced he will be commencing his first Arena tour later this year, with the support from Ella Henderson. The 9 date tour will see James perform across the UK after wrapping up his latest UK tour just last month. Excited to hit arenas, James commented: “It is unreal that I’ll be doing my first UK arena tour this November! The last tour was the best experience and […]

 

GEORGE EZRA ANNOUNCES UK TOUR DATES

George Ezra has announced UK and Ireland tour dates. The star took to Twitter to make the tour announcement and to reassure fans he has been working on his new album. George last released ‘Wanted on Voyage‘ in 2014 and has promised that he will debut many of his new tracks during the tour. George‘s Twitter post showed the following statement: “Hello everybody! There is no need for me to […]

 

JOHN LEGEND ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN ‘DARKNESS AND LIGHT’ ARENA TOUR

John Legend will return to Europe to embark on his biggest tour yet this September and October. The ‘Darkness and Light’ tour will arrive in Europe for a 24-show jaunt of the continent, beginning in Glasgow on 8th September before coming to a close in Lisbon, Portugal on 14th October. ‘Surefire’ will follow the John’s last single ‘Love Me Now’, with the official video being viewed over 88,000,000 times on […]

 

LITTLE MIX UNVEIL 'NO MORE SAD SONGS' VIDEO

Little Mix have unveiled the video for their latest single ‘No More Sad Songs‘. ‘No More Sad Songs‘ is the third single to be taken from the band’s hugely successful double platinum album ‘Glory Days‘. The single version of the track features Machine Gun Kelly, who also features in the video. Jesy, Perrie, Jade and Leigh-Anne recently picked up the award for ‘Best British Single’ at The BRIT Awards after […]

 

CHERYL AND LIAM ANNOUNCE THE SAFE ARRIVAL OF THEIR BABY BOY

Cheryl and Liam made their official announcement this evening that their son made a safe arrival earlier this week. The pair took to Instagram to post a picture of Liam holding his son and each posting their own message for fans. Cheryl‘s message was : “On Wednesday 22nd March 2017, Liam and I became parents to an incredibly beautiful, healthy baby boy, weighing in at 7lbs 9oz and looking like […]

 

STEPS ADD FIVE EXTRA DATES TO THEIR ARENA TOUR

After announcing their return just one week ago to celebrate their 20th Anniversary, Steps have released their new single Scared Of The Dark to rapturous response, topped the iTunes singles chart, performed on Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway and sold out several of their UK tour dates. Today they continue the good run of news with the announcement that, due to phenomenal demand, they are adding five extra dates […]

 

ED SHEERAN BECOMES THE FASTEST SELLING MALE ARTIST OF ALL TIME

It’s safe to say that Ed Sheeran has dominated this week’s Official Charts as he has topped the Album Charts as well as the Singles Charts. Moments after Ed topped the charts yesterday, the Official Charts Company confirmed that the singer-songwriter’s new album ÷ is the fastest-selling album by a male artist ever. Ed‘s highly anticipated third album sold a staggering 672,000 copies/downloads this week. This has given Ed the […]

 

STEPS CELEBRATE 20 YEARS WITH A BRAND NEW ALBUM AND TOUR

Steps return for 2017 with a huge UK arena tour, plus a brand-new single and album, marking their twentieth anniversary. The band have scored fourteen consecutive top five singles, sold over twenty million records and reached number one with three albums and three singles. They are BRIT award winning and hold the record for the most consecutive sold-out nights at Wembley Arena. Their riotous and bombastic new single Scared Of […]