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Lil Nas X claims Drake and Nicki Minaj declined to feature on his album

Lil Nas X has claimed Drake and Nicki Minaj turned down offers to feature on his debut album Montero. In his cover interview for GQ magazine, the Old Town Road hitmaker revealed that he reached out to the hip-hop stars' teams about a collaboration but they didn't work out. "I don’t usually ask for features like that. But for every feature I did ask for on this album, like, every […]

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Westlife’s Nicky: ‘We’ve had to start using auto-cue for the lyrics on TV’

Irish pop sensations Westlife joined Magic Radio presenter Tom Price to chat about their latest album ‘Wild Dreams’ which is released on the 26th November. Whilst chatting to Tom the guys touched upon their relationship with superstar Ed Sheeran, who has previously written songs for the band as well as penning their brand-new single ‘My Hero’. “The story with Ed is that years ago, when he was a young lad, […]

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Jessica Simpson releases first song in over a decade

Jessica Simpson has returned to the mic more than a decade after stepping away from the music industry. On Thursday, the 41-year-old singer posted a cover of the song Particles by the rock band Nothing But Thieves, which discusses issues relating to drug addiction. "The whole idea of music heals is an honest truth to me," Simpson captioned a still from the video, which was posted to YouTube. "This song […]

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Avril Lavigne ‘didn’t like’ her song Breakaway, which became a Kelly Clarkson hit

Avril Lavigne "didn't like" her song 'Breakaway', which ended up becoming a hit for Kelly Clarkson. The 'Bite Me' singer co-wrote the 2004 mega-hit, which was originally intended for her 2002 debut studio album,' Let Go'. However, because it was a ballad and the 37-year-old star went for a pop-punk style, it ended up being sent to the 'Since U Been Gone' hitmaker, who recorded it for the soundtrack to […]

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Placebo share new single about spying neigbours

Placebo have shared the new single 'Surrounded By Spies'. The 'Every You Every Me' hitmakers recently announced details of their first album in almost a decade, 'Never Let Me Go', and now they've shared the new song about surveillance and corrupt technology, inspired by the real-life event of frontman Brian Molko finding out his own neighbours were "spying" on him "on behalf of parties with a nefarious agenda". The latest […]

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Olly Alexander reveals the one Sir Elton John voicemail he’ll never erase

Olly Alexander will never wipe a special voicemail he received from Sir Elton John. The Years & Years star missed a call from the 'Tiny Dancer' hitmaker asking him to perform the 'It's A Sin' soundtrack by Pet Shop Boys with him at The BRIT Awards. Olly recently starred in the moving drama about the HIV/AIDS crisis in London in the 1980s, and he and Elton ended up taking to […]

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Ed Sheeran confirms his next album is ready to drop

Ed Sheeran has confirmed his manager’s comments that he already has a new album ready to go. Speaking to Jordan and Perri on KISS Breakfast, the singer said “It's not called "Minus" but it's gonna come uh-- It depends how well "Equals" goes to be honest. 'Cause if Equals bombs then you know, the next one will come quite quickly (laughs).” He continued, "Equals" was meant to be the finale. […]

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Shakira was subjected to ‘uncomfortable’ stereotypes as young singer

Shakira has recalled how she was subjected to "uncomfortable" stereotypes in the early days of her career. The Hips Don't Lie hitmaker has sold over 75 million records and is one of the world's best-selling music artists. However, in an interview for the November 2021 issue of Glamour magazine, Shakira reflected on how critics made negative comments about her Colombian and Lebanese heritage when she was first starting out in […]

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Travis Scott releases two new songs

Travis Scott has released two new tracks this week. The 30-year-old star has unveiled 'Escape Plan' and 'Mafia' - which are his first solo releases of 2021 - after promising new music was imminent on Thursday (04.11.21). Both tracks have now dropped alongside a mocked up front page of a fictional magazine called Weekly World Truths, which warns: "The true dystopia is here!" As well as asking, "Who knows what […]

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