Posts tagged "Foo Fighters"

Carrie Underwood Is Expecting A Baby Boy: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Congratulations are in order for Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher are expecting a baby boy! Country star Braid Paisley accidentally spilled the beans at last night's CMA Awards — whoops! [E! Online] :: Foo Fighters plan to celebrate their 20th anniversary with a massive Fourth of July concert! It will take place at the RFK…
By: Bianca Gracie / November 7, 2014

Killer Mike Reacts To The Chaos In Ferguson, Missouri: Morning Mix

:: Georgia rapper Killer Mike reacts to the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri in a powerful Op-Ed piece for Billboard. [Billboard] :: Pharrell's signature Vivienne Westwood hat will officially be on display at the Newseum in Washington DC. You know, just in case you wanted to be only a few feet from this iconic accessory.
By: Rachel Sonis / August 20, 2014

One Direction, Ke$ha, Beyonce, Bruno Mars & More Unite For Global Citizen Tickets Initiative

What do Beyonce, One Direction, Kanye West, Ke$ha, Jay-Z, Bruno Mars, Usher, Tim McGraw, Pearl Jam, No Doubt and Gotye have in common? They're all richer than you! Also, they're all part of the new Global Citizen Tickets Initiative, a new project designed to incite social activism by offering people free concert tickets. Billboard reports that…
By: Sam Lansky / May 2, 2013

Memorial Day Playlist: 12 Patriotic Songs That Pop

Memorial Day is next Monday (May 28), and while most of us are just stoked to get the day off work, the holiday is actually intended to honor the good men and women who've fallen in battle, in service to the United States. To pay tribute to them, and to keep your Memorial Day barbeque…
By: Idolator Staff / May 25, 2012

Frances Bean Cobain And Dave Grohl Respond To Courtney Love’s Twitter Accusations

Courtney Love has reached new epic heights of crazy, but this time the victims of her insane Twitter talk don't include the fashion industry. The Hole singer recently accused Foo Fighers frontman (and former Nirvana member) Dave Grohl of hitting on her estranged daughter,…
By: Becky Bain / April 12, 2012

Justin Bieber Wins Villain Of The Year NME Award Night Before His Birthday

British rock mag NME, which recently offended its former cover girl Lady Gaga by labeling Born This Way the Most Pretentious Album Ever, pulled somewhat of an about-face by singling Mother Monster out for Best Band Blog Or Twitter at last night's NME Awards. In fact, the publication aimed its negativity…
By: Robbie Daw / March 1, 2012

The 2012 BRIT Awards: Full Winners List

Though the big winner of the 2012 BRIT Awards was clearly Adele's middle finger, the 21 singer and Ed Sheeran walked away with the most awards, with two each. Coldplay took home Best British Group, Bruno Mars scored International Male Solo Artist, and Lana Del Rey nabbed International Breakthrough Act. While…
By: Becky Bain / February 21, 2012

Grammy Winners 2012: Adele Wins It All

As we thought, six-time Grammy nominee Adele is now a six-time Grammy winner, sweeping Album, Record and Song of the Year, as well as Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Short Form Video and Best Pop Solo Performance at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 12). The singer netted trophies for her…
By: Nicole Sia / February 12, 2012

Grammy Awards 2012: Watch The Performances

The 54th Grammy Awards, a night overshadowed by the death of Whitney Houston, kicked off with a performance by Bruce Springsteen. Right after, LL Cool J — the annual event's first host in eight years — walked on stage and reminded us of just what a powerful, iconic force Houston was by…
By: Robbie Daw / February 12, 2012

Grammy Awards 2012: We Pick Album Of The Year

Music's biggest night is but days away, and though we know who's showing up and who's performing with whom, the winners of the actual 2012 Grammy Awards remain a mystery. (Okay, so we're pretty sure Adele is going to pick up a few trophies.) After posting our predictions for…
By: Becky Bain / February 10, 2012

Dance Music To Be Tributed At The Grammys Mostly By Non-Dance Artists

Dance music didn't have its own category at The Grammys until 2003, and now the little genre that could appears to have been fully embraced by the Recording Academy. The 2012 Grammy Awards will include "a special segment spotlighting dance/electornica music for the first time ever." The lineup for this special performance? Deadmau5,…
By: Becky Bain / February 7, 2012

Nicki Minaj, Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift & Jason Aldean To Perform At Grammys

While rumor has it (ba-zing!) that Adele will open the upcoming Grammy Awards, there are, at least, a few actual confirmed performers on the roster for the show. Both Nicki Minaj and Jason Aldean are scheduled to make their Grammy singing debuts during the ceremony, which will be broadcast live on February 12.
By: Robbie Daw / January 12, 2012

Nicole Scherzinger Held At Gunpoint In Mexico: Morning Mix

Did You Hear? :: Nicole Scherzinger was held at gunpoint while filming her "Try With Me" video in Mexico. The singer and her choreographer were riding in their SUV when they were pulled over by a local gang carrying "M-16s and Berettas". Well, that's much more terrifying than the possibility of her album never coming…
By: Becky Bain / December 16, 2011

2012 Grammy Nominations

The main 2012 Grammy nominees were announced this evening on The GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!!—Countdown To Music’s Biggest Night telecast. And it's a big ole pop fest for this year's crop of nominees, with Adele, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Bruno Mars all vying for Album Of The Year. (Oh, and the Foo Fighters, for the…
By: Becky Bain / November 30, 2011

2011 MTV Video Music Awards: The Winners

By now you've watched all the live performances from last night's MTV Video Music Awards — some, probably repeatedly. (We personally can't get enough of Adele's touching, classy moment with "Someone Like You"!) But, oh, right — there were also actual awards handed out! Adele's “Rolling In The Deep”…
By: Robbie Daw / August 29, 2011

Dave Grohl Unleashes His NSFW Foo Fury On Fighting Fan At Concert

Dave Grohl approves of Foo Fighting — just not the regular kind. Or so we learn from a video of the MTV Movie Awards performer unleashing a string of NSFW words aimed at a concertgoer who apparently couldn't keep his fists to himself. The Foo Fighters frontman interrupted his London iTunes concert at…
By: Idolator Staff / July 13, 2011

The #1 Albums In 2011 (So Far)

With June drawing to a close today, we decided to have a reflective moment and ponder the albums that reached #1 on the Billboard Top 200 chart in the first half of 2011. There were 13 of them. And as everyone is likely well aware, 22-year-old Londoner Adele has so far ruled the…
By: Robbie Daw / June 30, 2011

Lupe Fiasco And Trey Songz Perform At The 2011 MTV Movie Awards

It may be the MTV Movie Awards, but that doesn't mean the network turned its back on music completely tonight. The star-studded, Jason Sudeikis-hosted Twilight lovefest came to us live from Universal City in LA, and in addition to jokes about Selena Gomez smooching Justin Bieber, we got a performance of "Walk" by…
By: Idolator Staff / June 5, 2011

Adele Returns To Top Of Album Chart, ‘Glee’ Warblers Sing Out At #2

Adele's Platinum-selling 21 jumps back up for a fifth non-consecutive week at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart (with another 153,000 copies moved), following an Easter week sales boost. And with Foo Fighters' Wasting Light now pushed down to #3, the Glee: The Music Presents The Warbler…
By: Robbie Daw / April 27, 2011

Eminem, Coldplay, Foo Fighters & Muse To Co-Headline Lollapalooza

The full lineup for Lollapalooza made its big splash today, and it appears as if Eminem has festival fever; the Grammy-winning MC will hop from the 10th annual Bonnaroo fest in June to the 20th annual Lollapalooza event, which goes down August 5 through 7 at Chicago's Grant Park. Also at…
By: Robbie Daw / April 26, 2011
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