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Christine And The Queens' Chris Is No Role Model

Christine and the Queens' Chris doesn't want to be seen as a role model.The 'Gone' singer - whose real name is Heloise Letessier - would rather be seen as ''a hint of something'' new because...

Sir Mick Jagger Didn't Expect Career To Last

Sir Mick Jagger didn't think his career would last until his 60s.The 76-year-old Rolling Stones frontman - who is worth over £290 million - and his bandmates struggled in their early days so the 'Brown...

Debbie Harry Claims David Bowie Flashed Her During Wild Night Out

Debbie Harry claims David Bowie flashed his penis at her after they shared a gram of cocaine during a wild night out.The 74-year-old Blondie singer revealed she once shared her cocaine with Bowie and Iggy...

David Beckham Admired David Bowie

David Beckham's role model was David Bowie.The retired soccer star - who has Brooklyn, 20, Romeo, 17, Cruz, 14, and Harper, eight, with wife Victoria Beckham - has always been drawn to people who do...

Lewis Capaldi Among Artists Involved In National Album Day Train Station Exhibit

Lewis Capaldi, Mark Ronson, Elbow and Mahalia have selected album covers to feature in artwork exhibitions at Network Rail stations across the UK for National Album Day.The 'Someone You Loved' hitmaker, 'Nothing Breaks Like a...

Slipknot Pay Tribute To David Bowie On New Album

Slipknot have paid tribute to David Bowie on their first album in five years, 'We Are Not Your Kind'.Corey Taylor and co's new record - the follow-up to 2014's '.5: The Gray Chapter' - features...

Johnny Depp Focusing On Music After Next Two Movies

Johnny Depp is focusing on touring with The Hollywood Vampires after his next two movies.The Hollywood actor's guitarist bandmate Joe Perry has revealed the band are plotting a huge tour of Europe and the UK...

Nile Rodgers Was 'Fired' By Shakira

Nile Rodgers was ''fired'' by Shakira.The Chic legend - who has produced hits for the likes of Sister Sledge, Madonna and David Bowie and recently hit the studio with pop superstar Dua Lipa - rarely...

Iman To Be Honoured With Franca Sozzani Award

Iman is set to be honoured with the Franca Sozzani Award.The 64-year-old supermodel - who is the widow of 'Space Oddity' hitmaker David Bowie, who tragically passed away in 2016 after battling liver cancer -...

Angie Bowie Reveals Rape Ordeal

David Bowie's ex-wife Angie was drugged and raped at the age of 24.The model, who is now 69, has revealed that the life-changing moment took place after she had her drink spiked and she later...

Madonna: 'Awards Are Overrated'

Madonna thinks awards are ''overrated''.The 60-year-old singer doesn't care about having accolades bestowed on her in recognition of her career and doesn't pay much attention to them.Asked if she felt it was about time when...

Freddie Mercury's Lost Track Time Waits For No One Released

Freddie Mercury's previously lost recording of 'Time Waits For No One' has been released.The song was penned for West End show 'Time' in 1986 by musician Dave Clark, however the Queen frontman - who passed...

Lost Song Featuring Freddie Mercury's Finest Vocals Set For Release

A previously lost song featuring the vocals of the late great Freddie Mercury is to be released.'Time Waits For No One' was penned for West End show 'Time in 1986 by musician Dave Clark.However, the...

Debbie Harry Once Escaped Serial Killer Ted Bundy

Blondie's Debbie Harry claimed she once escaped the clutches of notorious serial killer Ted Bundy. In her upcoming memoir 'Face It', the 73-year-old singer said she once had a late-night encounter with the infamous killer...

Album Of The Week: The 45th Anniversary Of David Bowie's Diamond Dogs

We celebrate 45 years since the release of the late David Bowie's masterpiece eighth studio album Diamond Dogs through RCA Records; a record that may be old, but it's artistically and thematically timeless, particularly amid...

Kiefer Sutherland Admired David Bowie

Kiefer Sutherland wished he was David Bowie.The actor-turned-country singer admires the fact the 'Aladdin Sane' hitmaker - who died of cancer in 2016 - was the ''full package'' and always envied his ''confidence''.Asked which musician...

Noel Gallagher Unveils New Single

Noel Gallagher has unveiled his new single, 'Black Star Dancing'.The Oasis star has premiered Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds' brand new track, which is available digitally now. It comes from the EP of the same...

Danny Boyle Wanted Bowie Biopic

Danny Boyle wanted to make a biopic about David Bowie.The 'Trainspotting' filmmaker and 'Millions' screenwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce had penned a ''wonderful'' script about the 'Space Oddity' singer - who died of cancer in January...

Nile Rodgers Compares Dua Lipa Abbey Road Session To Working With David Bowie

Nile Rodgers has compared Dua Lipa to David Bowie and Madonna.The legendary producer paired up with the 'New Rules' singer for a live session at London's iconic Abbey Road Studios this week as they work...

Paul Weller Wants To 'Donate' Wardrobe To Museum

Paul Weller wants to ''donate'' his clothes to a museum.The 60-year-old rocker - who has adult kids Leah and Natt from his first marriage to Dee C. Lee, Dylan from a relationship with a make-up...

David Bowie's Starman Demo Up For Auction

David Bowie's 'Starman' demo is up for auction. A collection containing one of the first recorded versions of the hit song - which featured on his 1972 album 'The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust...

Michael Ball Rules Out Musical About His Life

Michael Ball has ruled out creating a musical on his life.The 56-year-old singer - who has had a celebrated career on the West End, including parts in 'Hairspray' and 'Les Miserables' - has admitted it...

Norah Jones 'Freaked Out' When She Met David Bowie

Norah Jones ''freaked out'' when she met David Bowie. The 39-year-old jazz singer was a huge fan of the late musician but when she met him at a Vanity Fair party in 2003, she was...

New David Bowie Doc Highlights Career Failures

David Bowie was blasted by the BBC as an ''amateur-sounding vocalist who sings wrong notes and out of tune''. A new documentary, 'David Bowie: Finding Fame', is set to air on BBC Two next week...

David Bowie Was 'Vulnerable And Scared'

David Bowie was ''vulnerable and scared'' of abandonment.The late 'Space Oddity' star's life will be the subject of a new BBC documentary 'Finding Fame', and his cousin Kristina Amadeus has opened up on the musician's...

Jennifer Connelly: David Bowie Became A Real Hero Of Mine

Jennifer Connelly says David Bowie ''became a real hero'' of hers after they did 'Labyrinth' together.The 48-year-old actress shot to fame starring in Jim Henson's 1986 cult classic alongside the late music legend -...

Johnny Flynn Cast As David Bowie In New Biopic

Johnny Flynn is set to portray David Bowie in a new biopic.The 35-year-old South African-born musician-and-actor - who starred in the Netflix series 'Lovesick' and is known for his work on the British comedy 'Detectorists...

Music News Round-up: Janelle Monae To Play Glastonbury; New Foals And James Blake Albums; David Bowie Box Set

JANELLE MONAE CONFIRMED FOR GLASTONBURY Excitement ahead of Glastonbury 2019 later this summer has increased with the announcement that R&B star Janelle Monáe has been added to the line-up.Speaking on BBC Radio 6 Music’s breakfast...

New Box Set Of David Bowie Rarities Announced

To mark what would have been the late pop music icon’s 72nd birthday, Parlophone has revealed details of a new box-set of David Bowie’s rare early recordings, dating from the late Sixties, that have never...

Rare David Bowie Demos Set For Vinyl Release

David Bowie's earliest known versions of 'Space Oddity' will be released for the song's 50th anniversary.The timeless 1969 track - which was included on the late rock icon's self titled second album - will be...

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