EMI bosses sue Kanye West over contract dispute

EMI bosses are suing Kanye West over what he has called a "servitude" contract, insisting the terms of the agreement are all legal in New York, where the deal was signed – and extended. Kanye is attempting to wriggle out of his restrictive 2003 contract with the record label and has filed documents in California, […]

Christina Aguilera to be honored for LGBTQ advocacy

Christina Aguilera is to be honored by LGBTQ advocacy group Human Rights Campaign (HRC). The Dirrty hitmaker will receive the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) organization's Ally for Equality award at a dinner in Los Angeles on 30 March. In a statement, HRC chiefs hailed Christina as someone who was inspirational to those […]

Chance the Rapper to marry this weekend

Chance the Rapper will become a married man at the weekend. The hip hop star made his wedding announcement online on Wednesday in a string of sweet Twitter posts dedicated to his future wife Kirsten Corley, who he proposed to on America’s Fourth of July holiday last summer. “Storytime. A thread on how I met […]

Kanye West’s record contract bans him from retiring

Kanye West is legally banned from retiring or taking an extended hiatus under the terms of his record contract with EMI. The Stronger rapper filed a lawsuit at the Los Angeles Superior Court in January¬†against bosses at EMI in which he demanded “to be set free from” their contract. The complaint was heavily redacted at […]

The Prodigy’s Keith Flint dies aged 49

The Prodigy star Keith Flint has died aged 49. The singer was found dead at his home in Great Dunmow, Essex, on Monday morning. An Essex Police spokesman said: "We were called to concerns for the welfare of a man at just after 8.10am on Monday. We attended and, sadly, a 49-year-old man was pronounced […]

Liam Payne hits back after being blamed for delaying One Direction reunion

Liam Payne has hit back after being blamed by fans for delaying a One Direction reunion. Liam, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan went on a indefinite hiatus in 2016, and fans have been clamouring for the boyband to get back together ever since. After six years together, the boys went their separate ways, […]

Lionel Richie up for singing at Katy Perry’s wedding

Katy Perry has asked her fellow American Idol judge Lionel Richie to sing at her wedding. The pop star became engaged to actor boyfriend Orlando Bloom last month, and during an appearance on Friday's episode of LIVE with Kelly and Ryan, the Firework hitmaker publicly requested the soul star consider being her wedding singer. When quizzed […]

Despacito sets new YouTube record with six billion views

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's fans can't get enough of infectious tune Despacito – their music video has just surpassed a record six billion views on YouTube. The Latin hitmakers released the track back in January, 2017, and more than two years on, it's still proving to be a top pick. On Sunday, Despacito officially […]

Janet Jackson signs on for Las Vegas residency

Janet Jackson is the latest star heading to Las Vegas, as she announced a three-month residency on Tuesday. Following in the footsteps of recent Sin City signings Christina Aguilera, Cardi B and Oscar winner Mark Ronson, Janet will be heading to the Nevada city for a string of shows, kicking off in May. She'll play […]

Taylor Swift surprises fans with performance at engagement party

Taylor Swift surprised two of her fans by showing up to perform at their engagement party on Saturday. The Shake It Off hitmaker was on hand to surprise Alex Goldschmidt’s fiance Ross Girard at their engagement party at Sycamore Tavern in Los Angeles. In a video slideshow shared on Instagram, Alex can be heard telling […]