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Taylor Swift at the EMAs

Taylor Swift Gets Silly With British TV Host Alan Carr

She talks antiques, relationships, music, and drinking in a funny interview with the “chatty” TV host. She even tries out a “naughty” alter ego.

11/14/2012

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Soundtracking the Olympics Opening Ceremony: Big Sales, McCartney & More

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.

07/30/2012

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Read Anti-Piracy Letter from Elton John, Simon Cowell and More to British Prime Minister

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.

07/26/2012

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Rihanna Becomes UK Sell-Out, 20 Million And Counting

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.

06/27/2012

Carrie Underwood visits the Fresh 102.7 studios in NYC - April 27, 2012. Photo: Joe Cingrana for CBS Radio / Fresh 102.7

Carrie Underwood Covers Coldplay During Royal Albert Hall Debut

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 […]

06/22/2012

Tom Chaplin of Keane @ The Prince's Trust Rock Gala 2010. Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images

Keane Say They Have Never Fit In, But Debut At #1 In The UK

On May 7th Keane released their fifth album Strangeland, featuring the single “Silenced by the Night.”

05/16/2012

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Justin Bieber Goes Red, Adopts British Accent In Interview

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 […]

04/27/2012

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2012 Brit Awards: Recap, Performances and Full Winners List

The U.K.’s largest awards show was a success last night! The 2012 Brit awards provided big wins for six time GRAMMY winner, Adele, and our favorite British band, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Coldplay[/lastfm]. There were awesome performances by […]

02/22/2012

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Will.i.am Joins the UK Version of The Voice, Not Happy About GRAMMY Nominations Snub

Will.i.am has been keeping busy since the breakup of the Black Eyed Peas. The GRAMMY Award-winning artist is set to join the U.K. version of The Voice in January as a vocal coach along with […]

12/09/2011

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Amy Winehouse Officially Died from Alcohol Consumption

You’ve got to feel for the Winehouse family, they wanted so badly to believe that their daughter’s July death was a result of her rehabilitative efforts, and that she died from a LACK of alcohol… […]

10/26/2011

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