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David Guetta pays tribute to Cadbury’s iconic Milk Tray Man in the latest promo video for Emeli Sande-assisted dance anthem “What I Did For Love”. More »
Sir Bob Geldof has stressed that he only has good intentions behind each rewrite of Band Aid’s charity single “Do They Know It’s Christmas.” The songwriter does this because he has been criticized before for questionable lyrics, like when Bono sings “Well, tonight thank God it’s them instead of you” in… More »
The video clip for Band Aid 30’s rendition of “Do They Know It’s Christmas” premiered Sunday evening (November 16) during the UK telecast of The X Factor, and even without Adele taking part, the new version is quite the star-studded affair. Here on the lyrically-revised 2014 installment of the song —… More »
Whether you view holiday staple “Do They Know It’s Christmas” by the Band Aid collective as a guilty pleasure or Christmas classic, chances are, if it’s a significant anniversary year following the charity single’s original release, songwriters Bob Geldof and Midge Ure will be orchestrating an updated version with a whole new set… More »
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:: Over the weekend, a handful of Madonna’s clothing was sold at Icons & Idols: Rock n’ Roll charity auction in Beverly Hills, CA. One of the standout pieces from the entertainers collection was her wedding dress from her four year-long marriage to Sean Penn that sold for $81,250. Another was her… More »
David Guetta’s new album is called Listen, it’s due November 24 and features every second vocalist with a record deal. Ok, that might be a slight exaggeration but the line-up reads like Nothing But The Beat on steroids. The French DJ reunites with “Titanium” collaborator Sia on two tracks (“Bang My Head” and… More »
David Guetta confirmed early on October 5 that he has wrapped his sixth studio album. And he did that in a completely unexpected way – posing with British singer-songwriter Emeli Sande (above), after a late-night and super last-minute studio session. “Very last day of studio before giving the album… More »
We’re still waiting for the actual first single off Mary J. Blige’s upcoming LP The London Sessions to arrive — it’s called “Therapy” — but in the meantime, we now have the second so-called buzz track to surface ahead of the album’s release. “Whole Damn Year” follows up the far more upbeat, Disclosure-produced… More »
That new One Direction material might be coming sooner rather than later.
After the boys hinted at their “more edgy” new material on The Today Show, “La La La” hit-maker Naughty Boy’s just gone and revealed the title of a (potential) 1D lead single called “One Chance To Dance,” co-penned by Emeli Sandé… More »
Rihanna’s concept album for an upcoming 3D animated film, Home, is starting to take shape. Emeli Sande reveals that she has been writing songs along with producer Rodney Jerkins. “I’ve been writing for Rihanna’s new movie, which has been incredible,” Sande said to Digital Spy. “I was with Rodney Jerkins the other night. I feel… More »
Before becoming a household name in the UK (and budding international star) with blockbuster hits “Heaven”, “Next To Me” and “My Kind Of Love”, Emeli Sande released a long-forgotten song on obscure jazz/soul label Starla Records. “Takes” was only released on limited edition 7″ vinyl and, somewhat miraculously given her success, never surfaced online until… More »
Taylor Swift once again shows she has great taste in emerging British singers. After trotting out Sam Smith last week for a duet of his song “Money On My Mind,” Swift snagged Emeli Sande for her penultimate Red tour show on Monday (February 10). Swift and Sande performed “Next To Me,” the late-momentum hit off her… More »
Pop stars like Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy, Miguel will pay tribute to Elton John in a forthcoming reissue of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. First released in 1973, Goodbye debuted at No. 1 and held that position for eight weeks straight, as John and songwriting partner Bernie Taupin released one hit after another, including the… More »
Emeli Sande is a (rapidly) rising star in America but, at home, she’s an untouchable chart force — and has the receipts to prove it! Her much-praised debut LP Our Version Of Events is the UK’s best-selling album for the second year in a row. It sold 640,000 copies in 2013, bringing its total to an… More »
Nelson Mandela passed away today (December 5) after a long battle with a severe chest infection. The much-loved humanitarian’s death sparked an immediate outpouring of grief, respect and admiration from celebrities touched by the great man’s journey and wisdom.
Beyonce, Fergie and John Legend posted photos taken with South Africa’s first black president… More »
Sporting flowers in her flashy blue-blonde coif, Emeli Sande turned out a passionate performance of “My Kind Of Love” on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Wednesday (November 6). The Roots helped out for the live take of the track from her wonderful debut Our Version Of Events. (Yo how do Questlove and co. learn all these new songs every week?)
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