Stevie Wonder to headline Los Angeles’ Global Citizen festival – Music News

Stevie Wonder is to headline the Los Angeles leg of the Global Citizen Live worldwide festival later this month. The worldwide event, which will also feature shows in London, New York, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, and Lagos takes place on 25 September. The Isn’t She Lovely hitmaker leads a lineup of acts including Adam Lambert, […]

Foo Fighters to play surprise gig at re-opening of Washington D.C.’s 9:30 club – Music News

Foo Fighters are playing the re-opening of the 9:30 Club in Washington D.C. tonight (09.09.21). Stadium rockers Dave Grohl and co will be playing to just 1,200 lucky fans who managed to bag tickets for the sold-out gig. The venue had been closed for the past 18 months owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, the […]

Ed Sheeran donates $13,000 to his teenage idols’ charity appeal – Music News

Ed Sheeran has donated $13,700 (£10,000) to a hospice after an appeal from a member of the band who gave him his first break as a teenage musician. When he was just 14 years old, Ed began helping folk duo Nizlopi, who had a hit in 2005 with JCB Song, as a guitar technician, before […]

Mel C and Olivia Jad rivals on Dancing with the Stars – Music News

Mel C and Olivia Jade Giannulli are among the celebrities set to compete on season 30 of Dancing with the Stars.ABC producers announced on Wednesday that the former Spice Girls popstar and social media influencer are joining the upcoming reality TV dance competition show. In addition, the cast of celebrities will include country singer Jimmie […]

Avicii honoured with Google Doodle on 32nd birthday – Music News

Avicii has been honoured with a Google Doodle on what would have been his 32nd birthday (08.09.21). An animation of the late EMD legend – who tragically died by suicide in April 2018 at the age of 28 – DJ’ing, playing the guitar and working on music in the studio has been created by artists […]

Little Simz: ‘Point and Kill’ is for me, I guess it’s just me tapping into my roots’ – Music News

Little Simz joins Matt Wilkinson on Apple Music 1 today to discuss her new album ‘Sometimes I Might Be Introvert’. During the interview, she tells Matt about inviting her cousin to appear on the album and share his story, reveals why it was important to her to shoot the music video for ‘Point and Kill’ […]

Nicole Scherzinger hits back at Pussycat Dolls’ founder over lawsuit – Music News

Nicole Scherzinger has hit back at Pussycat Dolls founder Robin Antin over a lawsuit claiming she is blocking a reunion tour. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Friday, the choreographer – who founded the group as a dance troupe – claimed Scherzinger is requesting a larger share of the band’s new business venture, […]

BTS return to #1 on Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Butter’ – Music News

Pop icons BTS’ “Butter” is back to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. “Butter” first debuted at the top spot and kept the tally for seven consecutive weeks. Then the septet replaced themselves with “Permission to Dance” that took the #1 spot for one week, after which “Butter” reclaimed the highest position of the […]

ABBA had no nerves ahead of comeback – Music News

ABBA didn’t show “any nerves” during the first recording of their new album ‘Voyage’. The ‘Waterloo’ hitmakers – comprised of Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad – are set to release their first album in 40 years on November 1 but, despite the pressure to pull out a showstopping comeback, they weren’t […]

ABBA break pre-order album sales record with Voyage – Music News

ABBA’s new album has surpassed 80,000 pre-orders in the UK within just three days. The legendary Swedish pop group are set to release ‘Voyage’ – their first studio album in 40 years – on November 5, and momentum is already building towards the release date of their new record. Universal Music UK has witnessed its […]