Brit Awards 2019: Complete list of winners

Brit Awards 2019: Complete list of winners

Jorga Smith, The 1975, Ariana Grande and George Ezra were among the winners at the 2019 BRIT Awards, which took place at London’s O2 Arena last night (Feb 20). Smith won the Best British Female Solo Artist, The 1975 were named Best British Group, Ezra took home the Best British Male Solo Artist gong, and Grande scooped the Best International Female Solo statue. Dua Lipa and Calvin Harris won Best British Single went for their…

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Kendrick Lamar among the headliners at Glasgow Summer Sessions

Kendrick Lamar among the headliners at Glasgow Summer Sessions

Kendrick Lamar, Kings of Leon and Catfish and the Bottlemen have been confirmed as the headline acts for this year’s Glasgow Summer Sessions. The three international acts will each headline one night of the outdoor musical festival, which is staged annually in Glasgow’s Bellahouston Park and takes place on Wednesday 22th, Saturday 25th and Wednesday 29th August 2018. Previous headliners include Eminem, Paolo Nutini, The Killers and Biffy Clyro. Geoff Ellis, CEO of DF Concerts, said:…

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Grammys 2018: Full list of nominees

Grammys 2018: Full list of nominees

Hot on the heels of the announcement of his visit to Scotland next summer, Bruno Mars leads the way along with Jay-Z and Kendrick Lemar for the most nods in the list of nominations for the 2018 Grammy Awards. The Grammys return in January, with Jay-Z out in front with eight nominations for the critically lauded 4:44, followed by Lamar with seven and Mars with six. See the nominees in all categories below. “I’m inspired…

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The Vamps tipped to knock Ed Sheeran off No.1 ahead of Edinburgh visit

The Vamps tipped to knock Ed Sheeran off No.1 ahead of Edinburgh visit

Ahead of their visit to Edinburgh and Glasgow tomorrow, young British band The Vamps have been tipped to knock Ed Sheeran from the top of the album charts, where he has been for a phenomenal 14 weeks. The Vamps will be meeting fans and signing copies of their new album Night & Day at HMV Glasgow Argyle Street at 12 noon tomorrow (Tuesday 18), and HMV Edinburgh Ocean Terminal at 5pm. Night & Day, the band’s third album, is currently ahead of…

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BRIT Awards 2017 – We Predict The Winners

BRIT Awards 2017 – We Predict The Winners

The BRIT Awards 2017 are here. Well, almost, and while we’d like to be mixing and mingling with the great and the good (and the not-so-good) of British and international music during tomorrow’s (Feb 23) glitzy ceremony at London’s O2 Arena, our AAA passes sadly seem to have been lost in the post. Funny, the same thing happened last year. No matter, like the rest of you mere mortals, we’ll be kicking back on the sofa…

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Adele, Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran among the 500 ‘most influential’ people in Britain

Adele, Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran among the 500 ‘most influential’ people in Britain

Hitmakers Adele, Calvin Harris and Ed Sheeran have been named among the 500 ‘most influential’ people in Britain by experts at Debrett’s, which has been identifying the most influential people in our society for almost 250 years, with the help of experts and commentators. All the stars on the list either live or work in the UK, and have been selected “on the basis of their level of influence over the lives, choices and ideas…

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Taylor Swift tops Forbes celebrity rich-list

Taylor Swift tops Forbes celebrity rich-list

Pop princess Taylor Swift has been crowned the world’s highest-earning celebrity, according to Forbes’ annual celebrity rich-list. The Shake It Off hitmaker, who released her fifth studio album in 2014, earned a staggering $170 million between June 2015 and June 2016. The 26-year-old singer-songwriter earned just $80 million in the previous 12 month period. Swift’s world tour to promote the album, 1989, drew in a quarter of a billion dollars, while the singer also has…

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T in the Park line-up announced

T in the Park line-up announced

It has been announced that Calvin Harris and Red Hot Chili Peppers will be joining The Stone Roses as headliners for T in the Park 2016. Set to take place at Strathallan Castle from 8 – 10 July 2016, the festival will also feature performances from Disclosure, The 1975, Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, Courteeners, Jess Glynne, James Bay and Jake Bugg. The Stone Roses will headline the Main Stage on the Friday night, with Calvin…

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