Music News and Festival Updates 15th May 2014

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The Tape Of Solange Knowles Attacking Jay-z Was Reportedly Sold For A Six-figure Sum

The tape of Solange Knowles attempting to kick and punch her brother-in-law, Jay-Z, in an elevator after the Met Gala, has garnered global interest...

15th May 2014 0:33

Solange Knowles 'Snapped' After Jay Z Comment

Solange Knowles reportedly ''snapped'' and attacked Jay Z after he ''made a comment that she didn't like.''The 29-year-old musician, who is the...

15th May 2014 1:59

Paul Mccartney's Wife Helps Ex-beatle Land Top Five Spot On Rich List

Sir Paul Mccartney's wife Nancy Shevell has given the rocker a big boost on Britain's annual Sunday Times Rich List, thanks to a combined £710...

15th May 2014 2:26

Kelly Rowland's Wedding Day Snaps Leaked

Former Destiny's Child star Kelly Rowland's wedding secret is out - editors at People magazine in America have obtained the singer's wedding...

15th May 2014 2:26

Kenny Rogers Recovering After Cancer Scare

Country music icon Kenny Rogers is recovering after undergoing surgery to remove a skin cancer growth from his face.The 75 year old took to his...

15th May 2014 2:26

Michael Jackson Child Molestation Accuser Alleges Pop Star Prevented Him From Going To School

Michael Jackson's latest child molestation accuser has alleged the late King of Pop used to keep him from attending school so he would be "available"...

15th May 2014 2:26

John Legend Keeps Pharrell From Returning To The Top Of U.s. Charts

John Legend has scored a second week at the top of the U.S. pop charts with his romantic ballad All Of Me.The song, which he wrote about his wife...

15th May 2014 2:26

The Things They Tweet: 4195485

"Hello. Testing, 1, 2, 3. Planet Earth, are you there? One can only hope..." Rocker Morrissey posts his first tweet on

15th May 2014 2:26

The Things They Tweet: 4195486

"Happy anniversary blakeshelton! I love you! Cheers to 3 years!" Miranda Lambert congratulates her husband three years after their country-style...

15th May 2014 2:26

The Things They Say: 4195487

"I still have a lot to learn. See, drumming's like golfing. And I don't know why, but I just know I suck at both and am trying to get better. My...

15th May 2014 2:26

Justin Bieber Suspected In Attempted Robbery?

Justin Bieber is reportedly being investigated in an attempted robbery.The 'Boyfriend' singer was playing mini gold at Sherman Oaks Castle Park, Los...

15th May 2014 2:58

Chris Rock Announced As The Host Of The 2014 Bet Awards

Chris Rock will become a host of a major award ceremony once again, this time it will be the coveted BET Awards.On Wednesday (May 14th) BET confirmed...

15th May 2014 4:02

Justin Bieber Responds To Being Accused Of Attempted Robbery

On Wednesday (May 14th) it was reported that Justin Bieber was being investigated by the LAPD for apparently trying to steal a women's cell...

15th May 2014 4:59

Lorde: I Understand The Importance Of Social Media

Lorde thinks it's important for artists to use social media because it helps them get closer to their fans. The 17-year-old singer, who has grown up...

15th May 2014 6:21

Justin Bieber Responds To Attempted Robbery Reports

Troubled pop star Justin Bieber has responded to allegations he attempted to take a mother's camera phone from her after catching her allegedly...

15th May 2014 8:01

Hotel Bosses Fire Employee Who Leaked Jay Z And Solange Brawl

Bosses at The Standard Hotel in New York City have fired an employee who leaked the surveillance video footage of Jay Z in an altercation with...

15th May 2014 8:01

One Direction Rep Denies This Is Us Sequel

A representative for One Direction has denied filmmaker Morgan Spurlock's claim the boy band is filming a sequel to hit documentary This Is Us.The...

15th May 2014 8:01

Smokey Robinson Planning Big Name Duets Album

Soul man Smokey Robinson has become the latest music veteran to announce plans to record an album of duets.Smokey & Friends will feature new...

15th May 2014 8:01

Dave Grohl Scores His Own Tv Series

Rocker Dave Grohl has scored his own Tv series - he'll front a new show about America's most famous recording studios.The Foo Fighters frontman will...

15th May 2014 8:01

The Things They Say: 4195865

"I've always said it's a good thing I was born a girl otherwise I would've been a drag queen." Country icon Dolly Parton insists she is always...

15th May 2014 8:01

Rita Ora Wants Calvin Harris Tour

Rita Ora wants to tour with Calvin Harris.The 'I Will Never Let You Down' singer would love to go on the road with her DJ boyfriend but admits it...

15th May 2014 8:21

Morrissey Posts His First Tweets

Morrissey has started using Twitter. The 'First Of The Gang To Die' singer joined the social media site in June 2009 but only posted his first...

15th May 2014 9:58

The Black Keys Inspired By Led Zeppelin And The Beatles

The Black Keys put their success down to The Beatles and Led Zeppelin. The two-piece garage band made up of Patrick Carney and Dan Auerbach - who...

15th May 2014 9:58

Michael Eavis Honoured With Award

Glastonbury boss Michael Eavis will be honoured with the Music Industry Trust Award. The 78-year-old festival organiser is set to be recognised for...

15th May 2014 9:58

What Do You Buy The Rapper Who Has Everything? Lil’ Kim Shares Baby Gift List With Fans

Were you fretting over what to get Lil’ Kim for her baby shower on Sunday? Well someone must have been, because Kim’s assistant decided to tweet...

15th May 2014 11:45

Justin Bieber In Foul-mouthed Spat At Stables Visit

Justin Bieber was caught on camera cursing at a fan who asked him to pose for a picture at a horse riding centre on the same day he was accused of...

15th May 2014 12:07

Robin Thicke To Debut Paula Patton Song At Awards Show

Robin Thicke is reportedly set to unveil an emotional new song about his attempts to woo back his estranged wife Paula Patton.The stars, who were...

15th May 2014 12:07

Keith Urban Devastated To Miss Nicole Kidman's Cannes Premiere

Country star Keith Urban took a framed picture of his wife Nicole Kidman onto the set of American Idol on Wednesday (14May14) as he was devastated to...

15th May 2014 12:07

Michael Jackson And Justin Bieber Collaboration In The Works

Music executive L.A. Reid is planning to combine vocals from Michael Jackson and Justin Bieber for a new track.Epic Records Chairman and CEO Reid...

15th May 2014 12:07

Morrissey Gets Radio Soap Invite

Rocker Morrissey is considering an offer to appear as a character in the world's longest-running radio soap opera.The former The Smiths frontman has...

15th May 2014 12:07

The Black Keys Create Charity For Artist Who Inspired Their Name

The Black Keys have set up a mental health charity in their native Akron, Ohio to honour the man who inspired their name.Bandmates Dan Auerbach and...

15th May 2014 12:07

Fascinating Fact: 4196218

Pussy Riot stars Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina are to host an interactive panel discussion at this year's (14) Riot Fest 10th anniversary...

15th May 2014 12:07

Fascinating Fact: 4196219

Comedian Chris Rock has been tapped to host the upcoming 2014 BET Awards for the very first time. The prizegiving will be held at Los Angeles' Nokia...

15th May 2014 12:07

Richest Musicians: Adele, Calvin Harris Made More Money Than Several Countries

It’s time for the annual Sunday Times list of richest people under 30, so grab a tub of ice cream and start wondering what went wrong in your own...

15th May 2014 14:13

Questlove Ends Lily Allen Feud With Flowers

British pop star Lily Allen has ended her feud with Questlove after the drummer sent her a bunch of flowers and a card.The Smile singer fell out with...

15th May 2014 16:10

Monica Mourns Associate's Death

R&B singer Monica is mourning the death of a member of her team.The Boy Is Mine hitmaker has shared her pain with fans following the loss of one of...

15th May 2014 16:10

Glastonbury Boss Lands Top Music Industry Honour

Michael Eavis, the founder of Britain's iconic Glastonbury festival, is to receive a top honour for his contribution to the music industry.The...

15th May 2014 16:10

Rita Ora Freaked Out By Obsessed Fan

Pop star Rita Ora felt "scared" by a fan who followed her around New York and intimidated her with an angry outburst.The R.I.P. hitmaker grew wary of...

15th May 2014 16:10

Paul Heaton Rules Out 25th Anniversary Beautiful South Reunion

British pop star Paul Heaton has ruled out reforming his band The Beautiful South for a 25th anniversary gig.The A Little Time hitmakers split in...

15th May 2014 16:10

Ricky Wilson Treasures Paul Mccartney UKulele

British rocker Ricky Wilson was once gifted a signed ukulele by Beatles legend Sir Paul Mccartney.The Kaiser Chiefs frontman was thrilled when the...

15th May 2014 16:10

Fascinating Fact: 4196391

Lady Gaga was joined by rapper T.I. on stage at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday night (13May14) to perform their collaboration...

15th May 2014 16:10

Fascinating Fact: 4196392

Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles has sparked rumours she has mended a rift with the superstar by posting a childhood picture of the pair on her...

15th May 2014 16:10

Ryan Tedder Emotional Working With Adele

OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder got emotional working with Adele.The singer-songwriter and producer has penned hits for the likes of Beyonce and Leona...

15th May 2014 16:24

L.a. Reid Confirms Micheal Jackson And Justin Bieber Collaboration

L.A. Reid has confirmed a Justin Bieber and Michael Jackson collaboration.The 58-year-old producer behind Michael Jackson's posthumous album 'Xscape'...

15th May 2014 16:24

Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Wedding To Take Place In Italy - Report

Rapper Kanye West and his fiancee Kim Kardashian will exchange vows in Florence, Italy following a pre-wedding party in Paris, France, according to a...

15th May 2014 20:06

Michael Jackson Documentary Acquired At Cannes

A behind-the-scenes documentary detailing Michael Jackson's final magazine cover shoots has been acquired at the Cannes International Film Festival...

15th May 2014 20:06

Devon And Steve Aoki Win Control Over Late Father's Estate

Dance Dj Steve Aoki and his actress sister Devon have won a long-running legal battle with their estranged stepmother over their late father's...

15th May 2014 20:06

Miley Cyrus Tapes Performance With Flaming Lips For Billboard Awards - Report

MILEY CYRUS' Wednesday night (14May14) performance of the Beatles' Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds with the Flaming Lips was reportedly recorded for...

15th May 2014 20:06

Randy Houser Seeks Restraining Order Against Estranged Wife

Country singer Randy Houser has filed for a restraining order against his estranged wife in a bid to prevent her from going on vacation with him.The...

15th May 2014 20:06

Fascinating Fact: 4196556

Blondie star Debbie Harry poked fun at Jay Z and Solange Knowles' headline-grabbing elevator fight in a Tv skit on Wednesday night (14May14). The...

15th May 2014 20:06

Beyonce Breaks Silence Over Elevator Fight Between Jay Z And Solange Knowles

Superstar Beyonce has broken her silence to address leaked video footage of her sister Solange Knowles' elevator fight with Jay Z, insisting the...

15th May 2014 23:05

Scooter Braun Wants Deposition In Bieber Lawsuit Sealed

Justin Bieber's manager Scooter Braun has asked a Florida judge to seal his deposition in the pop superstar's paparazzo assault lawsuit to prevent...

15th May 2014 23:05

Dolly Parton Was Planning Duet With Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus had lined up a special treat for fans in Nashville, Tennessee before illness forced her to cancel dates last month (Apr14) - she was...

15th May 2014 23:05

Tony Iommi: 'Hyde Park Could Be The End For Black Sabbath'

Black Sabbath rocker Tony Iommi fears the band's upcoming summer concert at London's Hyde Park could be its last ever concert.The group reunited in...

15th May 2014 23:05

Rihanna Accused Of Mocking Fan Online

Rihanna has been accused of cyber-bullying a teenage fan after appearing to mock the youngster for recreating a winged outfit the R&B star wore to a...

15th May 2014 23:05

Police Issue Warning About Underage Drinking At Journey Gig

Californian police officials have issued a bizarre warning to Journey fans, insisting there will be a zero tolerance policy regarding underage...

15th May 2014 23:05

Fascinating Fact: 4196780

Danity Kane, the girl group rap mogul created, are officially back! The reformed band has released its comeback single Lemonade. The girl group...

15th May 2014 23:05

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