The director of the music video for Adele's new single "Hello" has defended the use of flip phones rather than modern smartphones.Read the full story ›
Adele has finally unveiled her much-anticipated third album '25' with a first play of the single 'Hello' on Radio 1.Read the full story ›
Adele has revealed more details about her much-anticipated third album '25' in an emotional letter to fans.Read the full story ›
X Factor viewers were surprised during an ad break on Sunday, when Adele previewed a snippet of her first new music in three years.Read the full story ›
Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure have confirmed some of the artists that will be involved in the Band Aid 30 track.
- Chris Martin
- Ed Sheeran
- Emeli Sande
- Ellie Goulding
- Ollie Murs
- Sam Smith
- One Direction
Lawyers for Angelo Adkins, the two-year-old son of singer Adele, have accepted a five-figure sum in damages at the High Court over paparazzi photos.
YouTube said it will block videos from indie artists such as Arctic Monkeys and Adele, unless they sign up to agreements surrounding its new ad-free streaming music service.
Google, which owns YouTube, has been renegotiating contracts as it prepares to launch the music subscription service and has signed deals with the major labels.
But the internet giant is threatening to block independent artists from using the entire YouTube platform — free or paid — if they do not agree to the terms of the new streaming service.
Robert Kyncl, YouTube's head of content and business operations, told the Financial Times that videos from independents could be blocked "in a matter of days," if new licenses were not negotiated.
YouTube's entry into the music subscription market comes after Amazon launched a similar service for its Prime members, and Apple bought online music service Beats Music.
Three musicians are looking to follow in the footsteps of Adele by winning the Critics' Choice honour at the Brit Awards - but who are they?Read the full story ›
The official Russian army choir has sung its own version of Adele's Skyfall, the theme tune to the last James Bond film, live on Russian TV.Read the full story ›
Coldplay world tour pushes them up Forbes most influential celebrity list but the top Brits are still only number 14.Read the full story ›