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Five More One-hit Wonders Of The Noughties

Noughties one-hit wonder Sandi Thom recently got her name into the headlines for the first time in nearly a decade last week.Sadly, it was not for reasons she would have wanted, as her tearful, expletive-strewn...

Daniel Powter Was Sexually Abused As A Child

Singer Daniel Powter has revealed he was sexually abused as a child.The Bad Day hitmaker suffered in silence at the hands of a female babysitter for three years and later in life turned to drugs...

Recovering Addict Daniel Powter Preparing Chart Comeback

Singer Daniel Powter is planning a major chart comeback after beating drug and alcohol addictions following the huge success of his 2006 single Bad Day.The artist earned himself a reputation as a one-hit wonder after...

Powter Beats Blunt To One-hit Wonder Prize

DANIEL POWTER's BAD DAY has beaten out YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL by JAMES BLUNT to claim the top spot on a new one-hit wonders poll.The catchy tune became an international smash when it was released and it...

Dmx Misses Out On Sixth Top Spot

Rapper DMX's US album chart-topping winning streak has ended - but it took a number of pop stars to bring him down. The gruff rap star, real name EARL SIMMONS, debuted YEAR OF THE DOG...

Furtado Rules The Us Summer Chart

NELLY FURTADO remains the queen of summer 2006 in America after scoring a fourth week on top of the Billboard pop charts. The Canadian singer/songwriter's catchy hip-hop anthem PROMISCUOUS has kept GNARLS BARKLEY's megahit CRAZY...

More Good Days For Powter's Bad Day

DANIEL POWTER's BAD DAY hit has become the best-selling digital song ever thanks to US fans. The 2005 international hit became a smash all over again earlier this year (06) in America when it was...

Furtado Storms Us Charts With Comeback

NELLY FURTADO's comeback as an R+B star is complete - her new single PROMISCUOUS is the US pop chart's biggest gainer. The Canadian singer's collaboration with rap producer TIMBALAND is shooting up the Billboard Hot...

Rihanna Continues To Reign Us Singles Chart

R+B sensation RIHANNA has netted a third week on top of the US singles chart with her international hit SOS (RESCUE ME), keeping DANIEL POWTER's BAD DAY at number two. CHAMILLIONAIRE's RIDIN' featuring KRAYZIE BONE...

Powter To Appear On American Idol

Canadian pop singer DANIEL POWTER is set to thrill fans by appearing on the current season finale of talent show AMERICAN IDOL. The 30-year-old star will perform his hit single BAD DAY, which has been...

Rihanna's Sos Nets Second Week At The Top

R+B sensation RIHANNA has notched up a second week on top of the US singles chart with her international smash hit SOS (RESCUE ME). The teenage singer holds firm at number one on the new...

Destiny's Child Honoured At Mtv Asia Awards

Disbanded R+B trio DESTINY'S CHILD have been honoured for their contribution to international pop music at the MTV Asia Awards 2006. Singer KELLY ROWLAND accepted the award on behalf of herself and her former bandmates...

Powter Wears Hat For Protection

Singer DANIEL POWTER refuses to be parted from his trademark hat, because he believes it wards off evil from the outside world. The BAD DAY hitmaker is so dependent on his favourite accessory, he fears...

It's A Five-week-long Bad Day For Powter

Canadian popstar DANIEL POWTER has extended his BAD DAY at the top of the US singles chart for five weeks. The singer/songwriter's hit holds firm atop the new Billboard Hot 100 list, keeping SEAN PAUL's...

Powter Turned 'Obnoxious Melody' Into Hit

Singer DANIEL POWTER was forced to write his hit song BAD DAY because he couldn't get the song's "obnoxious melody" out of his head. The song has become a worldwide hit and has received huge...

Bad Day Is Still Good For Powter

Canadian singer/songwriter DANIEL POWTER has extended his reign at the top of the US pop chart to four weeks after his BAD DAY hit continues to keep reggae star SEAN PAUL and rapper TI at...

Country Takes Charge Of The Charts

Country music rules the US album charts as trio RASCAL FLATTS continue to dominate at the top and TOBY KEITH crashes in at number two. Rascall Flatts sold another 345,000 copies of their latest album,...

Powter's Bad Day Still On Top In America

Canadian DANIEL POWTER has notched up a third week on top of the US singles chart with his BAD DAY hit. The international smash has kept SEAN PAUL's TEMPERATURE and rapper TI's WHAT YOU KNOW...

Powter: 'Famous People Suck'

Singer DANIEL POWTER hates being famous because showbusiness is based on extreme vanity. The BAD DAY singer claims fame and fortune have been less rewarding than the satisfaction he gets from clicking with his audience....

More Good Days For Powter's Bad Day

DANIEL POWTER's BAD DAY has offered the Canadian pop star another week of good days after topping the US charts for a second week. The international hit not only tops the Billboard Hot 100, it's...

Powter Has A Good Day With Bad Day

Canadian DANIEL POWTER has topped the US singles chart, seven months after conquering Europe with hit tune BAD DAY. The singer/songwriter's tune climbs one rung to the top of the Billboard Hot 100, sending reggae...

Sean Paul Heats Up The Us Charts

Jamaican star SEAN PAUL has stormed to the top of the US singles chart with his new hit TEMPERATURE. The track ends R+B sensation NE-YO's two week run at the top with SO SICK, which...

Kanye, Blunt And Kaisers Among Early Brit Winners

English rockers KAISER CHIEFS are leading the winners at tonight's (15FEB06) Brit Awards, picking up two trophies at the London bash. Kaiser Chiefs opened the star-studded ceremony in the British capital's Earls Court venue...

Blunt Matches Dion

Singer/songwriter JAMES BLUNT has topped the UK singles and album charts for the fifth successive week - a feat last made by CELINE DION. Blunt's YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL held off competition from DANIEL POWTER's BAD...

Powter Lost Eight Years To Cocaine

Canadian newcomer DANIEL POWTER is thrilled his single BAD DAY has soared to second place in the UK singles chart - because it will teach young people about the eight years he lost to drug...

Blunt Tops Singles And Album Chart For Third Week

British singer JAMES BLUNT is celebrating a double victory after topping the UK single and album charts for the third week running. The former soldier's ballad YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL remained at number one, after eight...

Powter Hates Pop Star Status

Canadian newcomer DANIEL POWTER hates his pop star job so much he invites fans up on stage to play his songs instead. The talented singer, whose catchy debut single BAD DAY hits the charts...

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