Paolo Nutini ends hiatus with Iron Sky

Paolo Nutini is back with new music almost five years since the release of his last album Sunny Side Up. With half a decade since his last release, Nutini has been taking time out to write the best songs of his career following the split from his childhood sweetheart, Teri Brogan. One of these new … Continue reading

Adele – Skyfall James Bond Theme Teaser

After Adele and her super-producer Paul Epworth today formally announced one of the worst kept secrets in music and film – that Adele was to sing the title track for the new James Bond 007 film, Skyfall. The song of the same name sees Epworth and Adele reunited following their work on worldwide hit Rolling … Continue reading

PJ Harvey wins Mercury music prize for the second time

P J Harvey’s latest album, ‘Let England Shake’, takes the prestigious award 10 years after her first triumph, becoming the first artist to win the award twice. When winning her first Mercury Music Prize ten years ago, it was the day of 9/11, stuck in Washington DC the singer was unable to accept her award.The … Continue reading

Arctic Monkeys gain 4th successive No. 1 album

Arctic Monkeys achieved their fourth successive No. 1 album on Sunday, knocking Lady Gaga into third spot and becoming only the second band to be this successful with British album debuts. Arctic Monkeys’ success with ‘Suck It And See’ (unfortunately not an ode to Sherbert Dip Daps as I hoped it might be) means they … Continue reading

Bruno Mars takes number one in UK singles chart with ‘The Lazy Song’

Bruno Mars (the stage moniker of Peter Gene Hernandez), the Los Angeles based singer-songwriter from Honolulu, Hawaii, reached number one in the British singles charts, the Official Charts Company announced today. The singer, who was raised in Hawaii and recently announced how proud he is off his Filipino roots, moved up one place on last … Continue reading

Adele is Top of the Pops in US with first number one single, ‘Rolling In The Deep’

Adele has scored her first US Number One single with ‘Rolling In The Deep’. The track has climbed from the Number Two spot to occupy the current top slot on the Billboard Hot 100. Her album ‘21’, meanwhile, has been crowned the Number One album on the Billboard Hot 200 chart for the seventh week. … Continue reading

Adele and Rihanna – lesbian show I could do without

Adele has declared : “I would have sex with Rihanna“, well who wouldn’t… but as lesbian shows go this one is one I could do without – SORRY! The ’21’ chart-topper is quoted in The Sun today (May 5) chatting about her admiration for the US singer, who she was first turned on by sexually … Continue reading