Trisha Yearwood optimistic over changes in country music industry

Trisha Yearwood is hopeful people will start to "see a change" now that the outdated rules in the country music industry are being challenged. The 54-year-old singer is one of the biggest names in the business, which has faced criticism in recent years after consultant Keith Hill admitted in 2015 that he had previously advised […]

Nicki Minaj lashes out at haters on 12th anniversary of first mixtape

Nicki Minaj is celebrating the 12th anniversary of her first mixtape by taking aim at all the haters who like to remind her fans that she isn't a conventional rap star. The Anaconda hitmaker took to Instagram on Friday to thank her fans, known as barbz, for sticking with her throughout her career so far, and […]

Madonna launching Madame X radio channel

Madonna will become a radio host this week with the debut of her own exclusive SiriusXM channel. The 60-year-old superstar announced the new venture on Friday, two weeks after the launch of her new album, Madame X. “This channel brings you into the intricate world of Madame X,” she shared in a statement. “You’ll learn more […]

Joss Stone deported from Iran

Joss Stone has been deported from Iran on suspicion of attempting to sing in the strictly Islamic nation. The You Had Me singer has been on a quest to play gigs in every country in the world, and after unlikely shows in locations including North Korea and Saudi Arabia, only had Iran to tick off […]

Liam Gallagher apologises to mum and niece over latest Noel spat

Liam Gallagher has apologised to his mother and niece after involving them in his long-running feud with brother Noel. The singer's sibling has revealed Liam allegedly threatened his wife, Sara Macdonald, via a Whatsapp message to his daughter, Anais, over critical comments Noel's partner made about her estranged brother-in-law's performance at the Glastonbury festival over […]

Ed Sheeran forced to wait on Marvin Gaye copyright case

Ed Sheeran's copyright case over his alleged copying of Marvin Gaye's Let's Get It On has been postponed pending the outcome of a similar case involving Led Zeppelin. The heirs of Lets Get It On star's late co-writer Ed Townsend, are suing Sheeran for a reported $100 million, claiming he borrowed melodies from Marvin's 1973 […]

Ariana Grande thanks fans for showing her she’s ‘not alone’

Ariana Grande has thanked fans for their continued support after her Thank U, Next album went platinum in the U.S. The 26-year-old released the record in February, and the album is the first platinum selling album of 2019, having sold one million copies, according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). And clearly overcome […]

Jake Shears: ‘It was right time for Scissor Sisters to quit music’

Jake Shears wanted the Scissor Sisters to "end on a high note" by quitting music after having a big hit. The American group formed in 2001, and scored a string of international hits, including I Don't Feel Like Dancin', Filthy/Gorgeous, and Kiss You Off. But in an interview with GayCities, the band's frontman revealed it […]

Eminem’s estranged father dies

Eminem's biological father Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. has reportedly died of a heart attack at the age of 67. The rapper's father, who was frequently targeted as a deadbeat dad in his lyrics, walked out on Eminem's mum while he was still a baby. Neighbours and members of the Mathers family told that Marshall […]

Michael Jackson honoured on 10th anniversary of his death

Representatives from Michael Jackson’s estate have paid tribute to the late King of Pop on the 10th anniversary of his death. Jackson passed away at the age of just 50 on 25 June 2009 from prescription drug intoxication while preparing for a comeback concert residency in London. A statement issued by his estate to The […]