Charley Pride’s manager: ‘Singer did not contract COVID at CMA Awards’ – Music News

Charley Pride’s manager has assured fans the late country star did everything he could to avoid contracting COVID-19. The Crystal Chandeliers hitmaker lost his battle with the virus on Saturday, prompting many devotees to suggest he picked up COVID at the 2020 CMA Awards, where he performed and accepted a Lifetime Achievement honour, but his […]

Billie Eilish reveals Michael Bublé’s song ‘Haven’t Met You Yet’ inspired her hit ‘my future’ – Music News

The 18-year-old pop megastar has revealed that she used to listen to the song when she was “really depressed” as a teenager because it provided her with hope about the future. The Grammy-winner came across an old video of herself listening to the 2009 hit on Snapchat and explained that the uplifting ballad “subconsciously” influenced […]

Dionne Warwick wants Teyana Taylor to play her in a biopic – Music News

Dionne Warwick has named Teyana Taylor as her top choice to play her in a potential biopic of her life. The musical icon took to her Twitter page on Wednesday to share a video pitch for a Netflix project based on her life and career, and she singled out Teyana as the perfect person to […]

Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney reteam for new EP – Music News

Ringo Starr has teamed up with his Beatles bandmate Paul McCartney, as well as Dave Grohl and Finneas for a new five-song EP he recorded at home during the Covid lockdown. Zoom In, which drops in March, also features the track Here’s To The Nights, a collaboration with songwriter Diane Warren. Ringo shared the song […]

Robbie Williams: ‘Me and Gary [Barlow] are very similar’ – Music News

This week’s guest on Table Manners is Robbie Williams. Listen to the full episode here: You can listen to the episode here – Giving up Chocolate: I gave up eating chocolate at the beginning of the year. I’m trying on different things to see what fits. Off set the onset of middle age and […]

Dua Lipa the most viewed artist on TikTok – Music News

Building on our TikTok 100 – Our Year in Review, it’s time to celebrate the artists, tracks and genres that were the soundtrack to 2020. For the first time we’re revealing the UK’s most viewed artist accounts, top tracks, favourite UK artist by creations using their catalogue, popular genres, and the stars that smashed it […]

Emily Eavis: We are ‘a long way’ from being able to confirm Glastonbury 2021 – Music News

Glastonbury co-organiser Emily Eavis has admitted they are “a long way” from being able to say if there will definitely be a festival in 2021. The 50th anniversary of the iconic event, which was sadly cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic this summer, was due to be headlined by Sir Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift and […]

Little Mix planning seventh album following departure of Jesy Nelson – Music News

Little Mix are reportedly planning their seventh album, which will be their first following the departure of Jesy Nelson. The 29-year-old singer announced this week she is leaving the band after nine years, and although some fans have been worried the departure could spell the end for the ‘Black Magic’ hitmakers, sources have insisted the […]

Zayn Malik’s sister’s wedding reception broken up by police – Music News

Zayn Malik’s younger sister’s wedding reception was halted by police on Saturday night, after breaking Covid-19 lockdown rules. Waliyha Malik married Junaid Khan in Zayn’s home city of Bradford in northern England at the weekend, with the traditional Islamic nuptials taking place at their fellow sibling Safaa’s house. According to the Daily Mail Online, around […]

Blake Shelton feared he’d lose engagement ring before proposing to Gwen Stefani – Music News

Blake Shelton was paranoid about losing his engagement ring before he gave it to Gwen Stefani because he kept it in his truck for a week before proposing. The country star didn’t know when he would pop the question to Gwen, but he knew he’d be near his truck when the moment arrived and so […]