Demi Lovato to detail near-fatal overdose on new YouTube series

Demi Lovato will reportedly open up on her 2018 overdose in her forthcoming YouTube series. The Confident hitmaker spent two weeks recovering in Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, followed by a stay in a rehab facility, after relapsing following six years of sobriety in July, 2018. After managing to get clean and return to […]

Lenny Kravitz to chronicle his early years in new memoir Let Love Rule

Lenny Kravitz will detail his childhood up through the release of his 1989 debut album in his forthcoming memoir, Let Love Rule. The singer was 25 when he released his first collection, also titled Let Love Rule, and his new book, set to be published on 6 October via Henry Holt and Company, explores the rocker's […]

BRIT Awards pushed back to May 2021

The 2021 edition of the BRIT Awards has been pushed back from its traditional February date to May due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Organizers at U.K. music body, the British Phonographic Industry, announced the move to 11 May on Monday (29Jun20) after consulting with top U.K. music figures, sponsors and broadcasters ITV. BPI chiefs said […]

Bob Dylan breaks U.K. albums chart records

Bob Dylan has become the oldest artist ever to score a U.K. number one album with a record comprising of new original material. The 79-year-old folk rock icon's latest release, Rough and Rowdy Ways, has been met with huge critical acclaim since its release, and it tops Friday's Official Charts Company rundown with 34,000 chart sales. […]

Lady Antebellum ‘moving forward’ with name change after connecting with blues star Lady A

The stars of Lady Antebellum are pushing ahead under their new moniker Lady A, after holding a virtual meeting with blues singer Anita White, who has been performing under the title for 20 years. White was stunned to learn the country trio had dropped 'Antebellum' from their name due to racial sensitivities this week and […]

Garth Brooks planning drive-in concert for America

Garth Brooks has joined the drive-in concert revolution by announcing plans to headline a socially distanced gig, which will be beamed across America The country superstar admits he has been in talks to stage a show for fans to watch from their cars in the past but the logistics have never worked out – until […]

Earl Cave and George MacKay’s punk band to release album

Nick Cave's actor son Earl and George MacKay are planning to release an album as the band they formed while filming the movie True History of the Kelly Gang. Cave, MacKay and co-stars Louis Hewison and Sean Keenan had to play a band of Australian outlaws in the film, and formed a group, called Fleshlight […]

Coachella and Stagecoach officially canceled, confirm California public health officials

The 2020 editions of the Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals will definitely not take place, after California public officials issued an order ruling out any event. Both events were meant to have taken place at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California in April, but had been rescheduled for October due to the Covid-19 pandemic, […]

Lady Gaga flies to U.K. number one with Chromatica

Lady Gaga has landed her fourth U.K. number one with the fastest-selling album of the year so far. Chromatica has debuted at the top with 53,000 equivalent sales units, outperforming the rest of the top 10 combined. The project, Gaga's first solo album since Joanne in 2016, forces KSI to hold steady at two with […]

Lady Gaga set for big U.K. album chart debut as Rain On Me tops U.S. Hot 100

Lady Gaga is on course for a big splash at the top of the U.K. albums chart on Friday¬†– her new release, Chromatica, is outselling the rest of the top 20 albums put together. The album, featuring her hits Stupid Love and Rain on Me, is sure to become the singer’s fourth number one in […]