Model and singer Nick Kamen dies – Music News

Nick Kamen, who shot to fame after starring in an iconic TV advertisement for Levi’s jeans, has died at the age of 59. According to editors at the BBC, a friend of the family confirmed the Essex-born model and singer had passed away. The cause of death is unknown. Nick was best known for starring […]

J. Cole announces long-awaited sixth studio album The Off-Season – Music News

J. Cole has announced the release date for his “years-in-the-making” album, ‘The Off-Season’. The 36-year-old chart-topper surprised his fans this week by confirming the hotly-awaited record will arrive on May 14. Cole teased his first project since 2018’s ‘KOD’ by posting the artwork on social media, which sees him stand next to a lamp on […]

Lady Gaga’s dognappers had no idea pets belonged to singer – Music News

The men arrested for kidnapping Lady Gaga’s pet French bulldogs insist they had no idea the pooches belonged to a pop star. Five people have been arrested in connection with the dognapping and shooting of Gaga’s dog walker, Ryan Fischer, and, according to police reports, none of them realised they had targeted the devastated Poker […]

Mitski Shares New This Is Where We Fall Song “The End”: Listen

Mitski has shared a new piece of music, composed for a new graphic novel called This Is Where We Fall. The song, titled “The End,” is narrated by Chris Miskiewicz, the co-creator/writer of the graphic novel. Miskiewicz was also the co-writer on “The Baddy Man”—a cut from the graphic novel soundtrack that Mitski shared back […]

Pink to receive top Billboard Music Awards honour – Music News

Pink is “humbled” after learning she will be feted with the Icon Award at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards. The Just Give Me a Reason hitmaker will also perform at the Los Angeles ceremony on 23 May, when she will become the 10th recipient of the top honour, which “recognises outstanding artists who have achieved […]

Former Coronation Street star Shayne Ward making music return – Music News

Former ‘Coronation Street’ actor Shayne Ward is making a return to music. The 36-year-old star first found fame by winning Simon Cowell’s talent show ‘The X Factor’ in 2005 and after moving into acting he is now returning to his first love, with a new single coming this summer which he has co-written with StoneBridge. […]

Wavves Announce New Album Hideaway, Share New Song: Listen

Wavves have announced their new album, Hideaway. The follow-up to You’re Welcome arrives July 16 via Fat Possum. Nathan Williams, Stephen Pope, and Alex Gates worked with producer Dave Sitek on the album. The record includes “Sinking Feeling,” as well as a new song called “Help Is On the Way.” Hear it below. Nathan Williams […]

Red Hot Chili Peppers to sell entire music catalogue for in excess of $140m – Music News

The Red Hot Chili Peppers will reportedly sell their entire back catalogue for $140 million upwards. According to Billboard, Anthony Kiedis and co are closing in on the biggest deal yet between Hipgnosis Songs Fund and an artist. The investment company – which was founded by Merck Mercuriadis and Nile Rodgers – is believed to […]