Eminem defends using slurs in his songs

Eminem has defended using the term ''faggot'' in his tracks. The singer uses the word – a homosexual slur, seen by many as offensive – in the song 'Rap God' from his 'The Marshall Mathers LP2', but claims he doesn't mean it in its usual context. He told Rolling Stone magazine: ''That word, those kind […]

Selena Gomez doesn’t do one night stands

Selena Gomez says she's the kind of girl guys can introduce to their parents. The 21-year-old pop star – who split from heartthrob Justin Bieber earlier this year – insists she isn't the type of person to succumb to a new beau's advances easily and prefers long-term commitment. On the subject of love, she said: […]

Lady Gaga stunned team with naked gig plan

Lady Gaga's team had a "meltdown" when she told them she wanted to perform naked. The 'Applause' singer stripped completely off at G.A.Y nightclub in London last weekend surprising the audience, and although her plan sent her aides into shock the 27-year-old singer felt compelled to do it as an artistic expression. During an interview […]

Lady Gaga to perform at American Music Awards

Lady Gaga will perform at the American Music Awards next month. The 'Applause' singer will join Miley Cyrus in the line-up of stars who will take to the stage at the ceremony held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on November 24. The announcement follows reports that One Direction are set to make their […]

Ringo Starr set for Las Vegas residency

Ringo Starr has hinted he is to play a residency in Las Vegas. The Beatles drummer admits he has been undergoing negotiations to make a regular appearance at one of the US city's glamorous venues, but insists it isn't going to happen yet. Referring to Sir Elton John's Las Vegas show, he said during a […]

David Bowie promises ‘good news’

David Bowie has teased he has ''good news'' coming. The reclusive singer – who made a surprise comeback earlier this year with a critically-acclaimed album, 'The Next Day' – hinted he is to make a new announcement on his Facebook page. Alongside a new promotional image by photographer Jimmy King, he quoted his song 'Moonage […]

Jonas Brothers confirm split

The Jonas Brothers have confirmed they have split. The 'Pom Poms' hitmakers – made up of siblings Kevin, 25, Joe, 24, and 21-year-old Nick, sparked speculation they had split earlier this month after cancelling their US tour due to a ''deep rift within the band'' and deleting their Twitter account have confirmed they are going […]

Perry pulled girl’s weave off in catfight

Katy Perry once ripped off a girl's weave in a fight. The 'Roar' singer's new single may reference the world's most famous fictional boxer, Rocky Balboa, but she insists she isn't much of a fighter and has only ever been involved in one catfight. Speaking on French chat show 'Le Grand Journal', Katy said: "Oh […]

Eminem revisits Marshall Mathers sound

Eminem's new album is a ''revisitation'' of his musical heyday. The rapper claims his eighth studio album, 'The Marshall Mathers LP 2', won't be a sequel to his 2000 third record – which he considers to be his best work – but will instead share the same sound and ''nostalgia'' of that era. He explained […]

Britney Spears to ‘surprise’ with song

Britney Spears' next single will ''surprise'' people. The 31-year-old singer will release 'Perfume' from her forthcoming eighth studio album 'Britney Jean' later this year and her record label boss Peter Edge says the quality of her singing will astonish listeners, with the track showcasing a different side to her talents. Peter told Billboard magazine: There's […]