Like Great Britain itself, the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics this past weekend was full of musical variety. And for the first time ever, the ceremony’s soundtrack was available for purchase just minutes after it aired.
While artists speaking out against music piracy is nothing new, a formidable collection of UK music stars are urging British Prime Minister David Cameron to take action in the matter.
It’s no secret that Rihanna has found commercial success outside the U.S. But she has achieved a new milestone in the UK, where she reached record sales of 20 million, according to the Official Charts Company.
Carrie Underwood has been taking the U.K. by storm, making new fans, giving interviews (some controversial), popping by 10 Downing Street, doing touristy stuff, and attending parties. And on Thursday night (June 20) she made […]
A stuntman in the UK recently laughed in the face of gravity. Gary Connery leaped from a helicopter 2,400 feet in the air without a parachute and landed safely in a runway made of cardboard […]
Justin Bieber is having quite a few problems in the UK. First there was that unfortunate incident with a fan at the airport. Then there was his awkward interview with The Voice UK host and […]
Live it to Pizza Hut to create a pizza with the crust stuffed with hot dog. 10 years ago Pizza Hut started the “eat your pizza backwards” movement, now they want us to dip our […]
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Adele[/lastfm]’s “21” has been atop the Billboard chart for 16 weeks now. That breaks records set by both [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Pink Floyd[/lastfm]
While touring in the UK recently, Katy Perry paid homage to one of the country’s biggest stars, Adele, with a mash up of her song “Someone Like You” and Perry‘s newest single, “The One That […]
Twenty-five months to the day after the passing of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm], his parents and siblings announced that there would be a tribute concert scheduled for October in Wales.