Des O'Driscoll shares this week's talking points from the world of music, TV and film
Fri, 01 Jun, 2018
Ed Sheeran, Noel Gallagher, James Bay, and Duran Duran have all triumphed at this year’s Q Awards.
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
MUSIC NEWS: Perhaps it’s fortunate for the Glastonbury organisers that Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs isn’t on their bill this weekend.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
Life is as hectic as ever for Florence + The Machine, with a new album and a world tour, writes Andy Welch
Thu, 04 Jun, 2015
All the latest news from the world of entertainment and showbiz
Fri, 15 May, 2015
MUSIC NEWS: Hot Press reports heavily pregnant Irish singer Samantha Mumba, 32, had a lucky escape from a three-car pile up in LA, with mother and baby fine, even though her car is a write-off.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip
Fri, 01 Aug, 2014
Adele is set to start work on her third album.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2013
Blur left Sir Elton John confused with a song about his penis.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2013
Some of the biggest names in rock and pop will gather for the biggest night in the UK music calendar tonight when the Brit Awards are staged at London’s 02 Arena.
Wed, 20 Feb, 2013
Florence Welch gave an impromptu performance of 'You've Got The Love' on a Tube train this week.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2013
The “insecure” Taylor Swift triumphed at last night’s MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) picking up three gongs.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2012
Whitney Houston will be remembered at this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) with the tragic star being named a global icon.
Sat, 10 Nov, 2012
Richard Hawley is among the favourites to win the Mercury Prize six years after he was controversially “robbed” of the award.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2012
Rihanna leads the 2012 MTV European Music Awards (EMA) nominations with six nods.
Mon, 17 Sep, 2012
Plan B and past nominee Richard Hawley are joint favourites to win the Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize as the shortlist of 12 was announced for the highly-valued award.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2012
Plan B and past nominee Richard Hawley are joint favourites to win the Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize as the shortlist of 12 was announced tonight for the highly-valued award.
Wed, 12 Sep, 2012
Katy Perry has reportedly split from John Mayer.
Fri, 24 Aug, 2012
Katy Perry wants to be "courted".
Wed, 01 Aug, 2012
Russell Brand feels a "responsibility" to ex-wife Katy Perry.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2012
Katy Perry and Russell Brand's divorce was finalised this weekend.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2012
Katy Perry's relationship with Rob Ackroyd isn't serious.
Sat, 07 Jul, 2012
Katy Perry is planning to go into "major hiding".
Fri, 29 Jun, 2012
Katy Perry has split from Rob Ackroyd.
Mon, 21 May, 2012
Katy Perry is reportedly dating Florence + the Machine guitarist Robert Ackroyd.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2012
Adele’s success looks set to continue as the singer-songwriter picked up a string of nominations for the Ivor Novello Awards.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2012
Foo Fighters, The Cure and Kasabian are to headline this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2012
Noel Gallagher was declared a “Godlike Genius” at the NME Awards.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2012
Florence + the Machine and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds have been booked to play this year’s T in the Park in Scotland this summer.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2012
Boyband The Risk and veteran singer Johnny Robinson were booted off the X Factor in a double elimination tonight.
Sun, 06 Nov, 2011
Lady Gaga has been nominated for six awards for the upcoming MTV Europe Music Awards, which will be held at Belfast’s Odyssey Arena on Sunday, November 6.
Mon, 19 Sep, 2011
Aretha Franklin missed the Grammy Awards, but the Queen of Soul was far from forgotten.
Mon, 14 Feb, 2011
Lady Gaga’s outrageous dress sense has proved to be divisive – after she was shortlisted for both most and least stylish star in this year’s NME Awards.
Tue, 25 Jan, 2011
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