Barack Obama wishes he’d awarded Dolly Parton Presidential Medal of Freedom – Music News

Former U.S. leader Barack Obama regrets not awarding Dolly Parton the Presidential Medal of Freedom during his time in office, because she “deserves” the prestigious honour for all her humanitarian work. The country music legend has always been a big philanthropist, and the 9 to 5 hitmaker recently hit headlines after it was revealed her […]

Justin Townes Earle died of drug overdose – Music News

Steve Earle’s singer/songwriter son, Justin Townes Earle, died of an accidental drug overdose, a medical examiner has concluded. The 38-year-old, who had a long history of addiction, passed away in August, and now experts have confirmed drugs played a major role in his death. “Next to alcohol and cocaine, the autopsy report revealed traces of […]

Robbie Williams: ‘I don’t drink, but people drink around me and they get merry’ – Music News

Robbie Williams joined Emma B on Magic Radio today to talk about his new single ‘Can’t Stop Christmas’. As part of the chat, Robbie revealed that he wouldn’t say no to going on I’m a Celebrity “I mean, the answer is yes I would do it, but thankfully my career is in a place where […]

Justin Bieber: ‘Hailey has things to accomplish before we have kids’ – Music News

Justin Bieber and wife Hailey are waiting to start their family as the model has “some things she wants to accomplish as a woman” before getting pregnant. The 26-year-old singer appears on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing on Tuesday, with host Ellen quick to question him about when he and Hailey are planning to have […]

Kelly Clarkson granted primary custody of kids – Music News

Kelly Clarkson has been granted primary custody of her two children with her estranged husband Brandon Blackstock. The Breakaway hitmaker shocked fans in June when she filed for divorce from music manager Blackstock, and now a Los Angeles judge has agreed the pop star should serve as the primary guardian for daughter River, six, and […]

Marilyn Manson’s role cut from Stephen King miniseries – Music News

Marilyn Manson will no longer appear in the forthcoming TV adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand. It was previously revealed that the rocker would appear in the forthcoming TV adaptation of King’s post-apocalyptic novel, but ahead of the show’s premiere on 17 December, director Josh Boone has confirmed that Manson’s role as The Kid has […]

Carrie Underwood almost quit American Idol – Music News

Carrie Underwood almost quit American Idol in 2005 because she was so nervous onstage during the finals. The Before He Cheats singer went on to win the competition and became one of the most successful Idol stars, but she almost bailed on the TV contest. “The summer before my senior year, I was home one […]

Melanie C has teased all five Spice Girls are ‘talking’ about 25th anniversary – Music News

Melanie C has teased all five Spice Girls are “talking” about planning something for their 25th anniversary. The ‘Wannabe’ hitmakers will celebrate the milestone next year and though the 46-year-old star wouldn’t get drawn on their specific celebrations following news that she, Geri Horner, Mel B, Emma Bunton and Victoria Beckham – who did not […]

Camila Cabello ‘grateful’ to have Shawn Mendes in her life – Music News

Camila Cabello has paid tribute to her beau Shawn Mendes in a heartwarming message on Instagram. The 23-year-old former Fifth Harmony singer admitted she is grateful for her man in a post on Friday to mark America’s Thanksgiving holiday. In the video, Camila said: “The intention behind giving thanks and practising gratitude is so important […]

Liam Gallagher set for highest new entry with charity single ‘All You’re Dreaming Of’ – Music News

While he’s been no stranger to the top of the Official Albums Chart in recent years with three solo Number 1 albums under his belt, Liam Gallagher now looks set to make an impression on this week’s Official Singles Chart too. New charity single All You’re Dreaming Of could deliver the Oasis star his highest […]