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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Jennifer Lopez duets with mother at Global Citizen’s VAX Live concert – Music News

Jennifer Lopez invited her mum to join her for a mini duet onstage during the Global Citizen’s VAX Live: The Concert to Reunite the World event on Sunday. Filmed at the SoFI Stadium in Los Angeles, the superstar was partway through performing when she decided to introduce the audience to her mother, Guadalupe Rodriguez, before […]

Timothee Chalamet and Billie Eilish to co-chair 2021 Met Gala – Music News

Timothee Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman and Naomi Osaka will co-chair this year’s Met Gala. On Monday, the first Monday in May, the day on which the Met Gala is traditionally held, representatives for The Metropolitan Museum of Art confirmed who would be the celebrity co-chairs for the 2021 edition, which will take place on […]

Dolly Parton shares moving tribute to Olympia Dukakis – Music News

Dolly Parton has written a heartfelt tribute to “one of (her) favourite people”, Olympia Dukakis. The country music legend starred alongside the late actress 1989’s Steel Magnolias, and in a statement to U.S. TV show Today, the Jolene star said she was “so sorry to hear” her co-star had passed away. “She has been one […]

Marilyn Manson’s lawyer fires back at ex-girlfriend’s assault lawsuit – Music News

Marilyn Manson’s lawyer has fired back at actress Esme Bianco’s new sexual assault lawsuit, insisting her accusations are “provably false”. The Game of Thrones actress filed paperwork last month after previously claiming she suffered abuse and torture throughout her relationship with the rocker. In her lawsuit, she claims Manson, real name Brian Warner, drugged her […]