Ed Sheeran reveals Andrea Bocelli as surprise collaborator on new Perfect remix

Ed Sheeran has teamed up with opera star Andrea Bocelli in a bid to keep his chart-topping hit Perfect at number one between now and Christmas. The Shape of You hitmaker recently reworked the track with Beyonce for a remixed version of the love ballad, which shot to the top of the U.K. pop charts […]

Nick and Aaron Carter put feud behind them by sharing some Twitter love

Nick and Aaron Carter put their feud behind them on Thursday, after the Backstreet Boys star reached out to wish his younger brother a happy birthday. Aaron and his twin sister Angel turned 30 on Thursday, and Nick was quick to offer his birthday wishes, tweeting: "Happy birthday to my baby brother and sister @angelcarter […]

Eminem provides answer to 2 Chainz song snub in new Elton John interview

Rapper Eminem has offered insight into his creative process, explaining why he trashed a new song he cut with 2 Chainz. Hip-hop star 2 Chainz expressed his dissatisfaction on social media by posting an angry-faced emoji when the tune he recorded with Eminem back in July didn't feature on the track list for new album […]

Steven Tyler launches refuge for ‘broken and battered’ Atlanta girls

Rocker Steven Tyler has launched a safe haven for abused and troubled girls in Atlanta, Georgia. The Aerosmith star attended the ribbon cutting ceremony at Janie's House on Wednesday, and told TMZ the venture is one of his proudest achievements. "It takes young girls in and it's got a staff, and it's got some therapists, […]

John Mayer thanks fans for support following appendix surgery

John Mayer has thanked his fans for their support following his emergency appendectomy on Tuesday. The Daughters singer was taken to a hospital in New Orleans early on Tuesday to undergo an operation to remove his appendix, and his shows with Dead & Company were subsequently postponed. The 40-year-old took to Twitter on Wednesday to […]

Elton John pays tribute to late mom during concert

Elton John dedicated his classic hit Your Song to his late mom Sheila during a concert in Germany on Wednesday night. The Rocket Man singer announced on Monday that his mom Sheila Farebrother had passed away earlier that morning, and he paid tribute to her onstage in Hamburg, Germany two days later – before singing […]

Ed Sheeran accepts MBE honor from Prince Charles

Ed Sheeran was officially made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by Prince Charles on Thursday. The 26-year-old was named in Queen Elizabeth II's birthday honors list in June last year but waited until now to pick up his medal at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London. After accepting […]

Taylor Swift: ‘I had to take a stand against the man who groped me’

Taylor Swift felt compelled to report a radio DJ who groped her during a backstage meeting, because she was sure she wouldn't be his last victim. The Shake It Off hitmaker was awarded a symbolic $1 in August when a jury ruled that radio host David Mueller had assaulted her during a 2013 meet-and-greet before […]

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington was not under the influence of ecstasy when he died

Mike Shinoda has cleared up an incorrect report that late frontman Chester Bennington had the drug MDMA (ecstasy) in his system when he died. Bennington committed suicide by hanging in July, after battling depression and previously suffering addictions. On Tuesday news outlet TMZ reported that toxicology results showed the singer had a small amount of […]

Chester Bennington ingested alcohol and ecstasy before suicide

Tragic rocker Chester Bennington had consumed alcohol and taken ecstasy in the lead up to his suicide, coroners have found. The Linkin Park frontman was discovered unresponsive at his Palos Verdes Estates home in California on 20 July, and officials subsequently ruled the 41-year-old had died by hanging. Now toxicology results, obtained by TMZ.com, have […]