Noel Gallagher fishes for hits

Noel Gallagher compares writing songs to going fishing. The 'Everybody's On The Run' singer views the songwriting process as completely unpredictable and after almost 20 years in the music business he compares his guitar to a fishing rod searching for a big catch. He said: ''I refer to it (songwriting) as going fishing. There are […]

Lionel Richie gets seven Mercedes for Christmas

Lionel Richie has splashed out on seven Mercedes cars for himself this Christmas. The 'Dancing on the Ceiling' singer – whose adopted daughter is fashion designer Nicole Richie – decided to treat himself to several new vehicles to mark the festive holiday, however, the shocked salesman didn't recognize Lionel when he first walked into the […]

Rihanna donates 1.75m to hospital

Rihanna has donated $1.75 million to a Barbados hospital in memory of her late grandmother Dolly. The 'Diamond' singer was devastated when her beloved granny Clara 'Dolly' Braithwaite lost her cancer battle in June 2012 and visited the radiotherapy department at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, which is to be renamed the Clara Braithwaite Centre […]

John Mayer creates guitar for Katy Perry

John Mayer has designed a guitar for Katy Perry's Christmas present. The womanizing rocker – who has previously dated stars including Jennifer Aniston, Cameron Diaz and Jessica Simpson – wants to show his girlfriend of five months how serious he is about her so has been working hard on a special gift for her to […]

Madonna threatened to cancel Chile show

Madonna threatened to cancel a show after she caught a fan smoking during rehearsal. The 'Girl Gone Wild' singer was angered at someone watching her soundcheck in Santiago, Chile, on Wednesday (19.12.12) after she saw them light a cigarette. She said: ''There's people smoking right? No. No smoking. Where are they smoking? ''If you're going […]

PSY buys $1.25m LA condo

PSY has bought a $1.25 million condo in Los Angeles. The South Korean rapper – who became a worldwide pop sensation when his song 'Gangnam Style' went viral on YouTube earlier this year – has used his newfound wealth to buy the lavish two-bedroom pad and paid entirely in cash. PSY, whose real name is […]

Justin Bieber accused of animal cruelty

Justin Bieber has been accused of animal cruelty by the California Hamster Association. The 'Boyfriend' singer recently gave away his pet rodent PAC to a frenzied fan during his performance at the Atlanta Jingle Ball show and while the creature has been pictured looking happy with his new owner, the hamsters rights group are not […]

Alicia Keys sued over Girl on Fire

Alicia Keys is being sued over 'Girl on Fire'. Songwriter Earl Shuman claims the singer's latest track bears similarities to his and Leon Carr's 1962 composition 'Lonely Boy', best known for being recorded in 1972 by Eddie Holman under the title 'Hey There Lonely Girl'. The part of the song Earl is concerned with is […]

Demi Lovato to perform X Factor duet

Demi Lovato will duet with Fifth Harmony in 'The X Factor' final – because she "didn't have anything else to do". Show chief Simon Cowell – who is the group's mentor -joked it was "irritating" to have his fellow judge work with his act, but felt it best she had something to occupy her time […]

Dave Grohl planning Nirvana anniversary tour

Dave Grohl is reportedly planning a Nirvana anniversary tour with a ”secret frontman”. The musician rejoined surviving Nirvana members Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear to perform new track ‘Cut Me Some Slack’ with Sir Paul McCartney at the 12.12.12 benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Sandy at New York’s Madison Square Garden last week According […]