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  • NYC music festival to require anti-drug video August 10, 2014

    New York: Attendees at the New York City music festival where two people died last year will be required to watch an anti-drug video before admission this year. The final day of last year's Electric Zoo festival was called off after two people died of what the city medical examiner said...
  • Miley Cyrus does it again! She finds a new twerking partner in singer Lily Allen August 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: After her famous twerking during her Bangerz tour, singer Miley Cyrus did it again in Nashville, Tennessee. The former "Hannah Montana" star took her controversial Bangerz tour to her hometown and she thrilled fans by performing singer Lily Allen's hit "Not Fair" with the pop star, reports contactmusic.com. The two...
  • Beyonce to be honored and perform at MTV Video Music Awards August 9, 2014

    Reuters: U.S. pop star Beyonce, currently on a U.S. tour with rapper husband Jay Z, will receive a special award and perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month, the cable TV network said on Thursday, Beyonce, who received eight nominations, will be awarded the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award...
  • Mariah Carey to spend 115,000 pounds to charter a private jet to fly her dogs to Britain for a holiday August 6, 2014

    London: Singer Mariah Carey is set to splash out 100,000 pounds to charter a private jet to fly her eight dogs to Britain for a holiday, and she has plans to shell out more for their luxury. The 44-year-old has decided to treat the eight pooches to a stay in a...
  • Johnny Depp to feature on Bob Dylan's new album August 6, 2014

    London: Superstar Johnny Depp will appear on a new album based on Bob Dylan's 'lost' lyrics. 'Lost On The River: The New Basement Tapes' is the result of Dylan handing a collection of unused songs over to producer T-Bone Burnett to find a use for, reported Digital Spy. Marcus Mumford of Mumford...
  • Did Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z stay in separate hotels? August 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Superstar couple Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z's marriage is reportedly in trouble and are said to be staying in different hotels on tour. They are reportedly sleeping in separate hotels while on their "On The Run" world tour as their marriage is reportedly on its last legs, reports contactmusic.com. The...
  • Jessie J performs an acoustic version of 'Bang Bang' August 4, 2014

    London: Pop star Jessie J has performed an acoustic version of her song 'Bang Bang'. The single, which made its worldwide premiere last week, is a collaboration with Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande, reported Digital Spy. The 26-year-old singer admitted that not only was it the first time she'd performed it...
  • Birthday playlist: 85 of Kishore Kumar's greatest hits of all time August 4, 2014

    There were very few things that singer-actor Kishore Kumar couldn't do. The actor was a direct0r, actor, singer, screenplay writer, composer and what not. Interestingly he was never trained in music and his first stint in films was as a chorus singer in 'Bombay Talkies' which had his elder brother...
  • Pharrell Williams and Ariana Grande to perform at NFL August 4, 2014

    Seattle: Pharrell is bringing "Happy" to the NFL. The platinum-selling musician will perform outside of CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Sept. 4 before the Seattle Seahawks play the Green Bay Packers as the NFL kicks off its 95th season. Pop singer Ariana Grande will sing the national anthem. It will air on...
  • One Direction named Britain's best selling musical export August 3, 2014

    London: One Direction have been named Britain's best selling musical export for the year 2013. The band released their third album titled "Midnight Memories" in November last year and this has added to their success as it has became the year's biggest selling album worldwide. Despite releasing in November, "Midnight Memories" managed...
  • 'American Idol' contestant Michael Johns dies at 35 August 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: "American Idol" contestant Michael Johns, who appeared in season 7 of the hit Fox singing competition and was voted off in an eighth-round stunner, has died. He was 35. The network and his family released statements Saturday confirming the Australian-born singer's death. His family says it appreciated the support streaming...
  • Taylor Swift to perform at MTV Video Music Awards? August 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'You Belong With Me' singer Taylor Swift is reportedly set to perform at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards. Swift is preparing to give an 'explosive' performance at the awards on August 24 in LA, reported E! Online. "It's not a collaboration with another singer," a source said. Swift...
  • Mohd Rafi's native village remembers him on death anniversary August 1, 2014

    Chandigarh: Legendary playback singer Mohammed Rafi's native village Kotla Sultan in Punjab's Amritsar district remembered him on his 34th death anniversary on as scores of people paid tributes. "We organised a function in the village. A number of people and Rafi saheb's fans thronged to pay tributes," Rajesh, a...
  • Orlando Bloom, Justin Bieber come to blows at a restaurant in Ibiza July 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber were reportedly involved in a scuffle at a restaurant in Ibiza. 'Lord of the Rings' actor threw a punch at Bieber, who saved himself by ducking. It is not known what sparked the fight, reported TMZ. Bloom, 37, was in Cipriani restaurant when the incident...
  • Katy Perry tops Youtube list of most popular music videos 2014 July 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Katy Perry has topped the list of most played music videos for 2014, Youtube announced. The music video for Perry's single 'Dark Horse' has racked up nearly 500 million views and counting, reported Billboard magazine. It is followed by Shakira and Rihanna's hit 'Can't Remember to Forget You'...
  • Toby Keith, Taylor Swift named highest-paid country singers July 30, 2014

    New York: Toby Keith and Taylor Swift have been named as the highest-paid counry musicians in a magazine poll. The 'Who's That Man' singer finds himself on the top of the list after he raked in an estimated USD 65 million, while the second place is occupied by Taylor Swift who...
  • Gwyneth and I are still very close: Chris Martin July 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: Coldplay frontman Chris Martin says that he and estranged wife Gwyneth Paltrow will always remain close despite their impending divorce. The 37-year-old singer has two children with the Oscar-winning actress, reported People magazine. "The thing that we told everyone at the beginning of the year is true. We're...
  • 'Waka Waka' singer Shakira 'pregnant' with second child July 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Shakira is reportedly pregnant with her second child. Shakira and her soccer player partner Gerard Piqué already have 19-month-old son Milan together and are said to be overjoyed about the prospect of becoming parents again later this year, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "Yes, she is pregnant and she's very happy," said...
  • Mariah Carey, husband Nick Cannon sells Bel Air mansion for USD 10 million July 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon have sold their sprawling Bel Air mansion for USD 10 million. The superstar singer and her TV presenter spouse have earned a cool USD 3 million profit by selling their lavish estate, according to TMZ. The couple, who have three-year-old twins...
  • Justin Timberlake reunites with NSYNC bandmate July 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer-actor Justin Timberlake reunited with NSYNC bandmate Chris Kirkpatrick over drinks and bowling. The 'Suit and Tie' hitmaker, who was in town for his concert at Boston's TD Garden, stopped at Italian favourite Strega Waterfront for a meal with friends, reported People magazine. "Justin was easy going and super...
  • Elvis' library card, movie script to be auctioned at Graceland July 24, 2014

    Reuters: A library card signed by Elvis Presley in seventh grade is expected to be among the hottest items at an auction of the late singer's possessions at his Memphis mansion next month, Graceland officials said on Wednesday. The card, which contains Elvis' earliest known authentic signature, is one of 72...
  • 'Weird Al' Yankovic parodies his way to top of Billboard chart July 24, 2014

    Reuters: "Weird Al" Yankovic, the parody singer and cult figure, on Wednesday earned his first No. 1 album on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on the strength of several viral videos released online. Parodying pop hits such as Pharrell's "Happy" ("Tacky") and Lorde's "Royals" ("Foil"), Yankovic's "Mandatory Fun" album...
  • Beyonce Knowles posts happy family picture amid split rumours July 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Beyonce Knowles dispelled marital problem rumours with her husband Jay-Z by posting a family picture featuring the power couple with their daughter Blue Ivy on Instagram. The 32-year-old singer chose not to write anything along with the picture as it alone can be a proof that they are...
  • One Direction to release second concert film July 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Boyband One Direction is releasing their second concert film this autumn. The 'Story of My Life' hitmakers recently wrapped up the European leg of their 'Where We Are' tour, and for one weekend only fans around the world will be able to see the full concert on the...
  • Are Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z heading for a divorce? July 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Beyonce Knowles and rapper-husband Jay Z are reportedly planning to part ways following the end of their joint 'On The Run' world tour this September. The couple are said to be working out a way to break-up without divorcing and have already removed their wedding rings, reports contactmusic.com. "There...
  • Beyonce shares 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trailer teaser on Instagram July 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Beyonce has hinted about her involvement with 'Fifty Shades of Grey' by posting a teaser of the erotic movie ahead of its official trailer launch. Beyonce took to her Instagram to post the short teaser which featured a lot of heavy breathing. It is not clear whether...
  • Backstreet Boys postpone Tel Aviv concerts because of security concerns July 21, 2014

    New York: Pop band Backstreet Boys have postponed three upcoming concerts in Israel, citing "security" concerns in the wake of Operation Protective Edge. This marks the third series of shows pushed back in light of rising tensions and hostilities in the Middle East. Paul Anka and Neil Young and Crazy Horse...
  • Cheryl Cole plans second wedding to husband for friends, family July 21, 2014

    New York: Cheryl Cole has tied the knot with her new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini two weeks ago, but the pop star is reportedly planning a second wedding bash for her family and friends to attend. Cole, 31, and Jean-Bernard wed earlier this month in a private ceremony on the remote island...
  • I wasn't a victim in my marriage with Ashley: Cheryl Cole July 20, 2014

    London: Newly married pop star Cheryl Cole has revealed that she was not a victim during her marriage to footballer Ashley. The 31-year-old singer married Ashley in 2006 after two years of dating, but split in 2010 following accusations that the footballer had cheated on her, reported Digital Spy. "You know what...
  • Working helped after L'Wren Scott's death : Mick Jagger July 20, 2014

    London: The Rolling Stones rocker Mick Jagger has opened up about his long-term partner's death for the first time since her suicide in March, saying he's doing "okay" in the "hard year". He admits that he coped up with the news of her death by touring with his band and working...