UK Pop Music

Catching Up With Ella on the Run

Adam Hamdy | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Adam Hamdy

Ella on the Run caught the music industry's attention earlier this year when she featured on Glastonbury's Emerging Artist list. I first got to know Ella on the Run when she released her single Golden Boys.

Pilgrim's Progress II (What's the Value of 'Free'?)

Sweet Billy Pilgrim | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sweet Billy Pilgrim

We're in a fairly unique position as a band, in that we've amassed lots of positive critical attention including a Mercury nomination, whilst still operating - to stretch the seagoing metaphor to breaking point - somewhere so far under the radar, that it's probably actually sonar.

The Babes Are Back: Meet Mutya Keisha And Siobhan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

The 'original Sugababes' aka Siobhán Donaghy, Mutya Buena and Keisha Buchanan, have spoken out about why they decided to reform after more than 10 y...

What Do One Direction And Celine Dion Have In Common?

WENN | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Pop sensations One Direction and singer Celine Dion were the big winners at the 2012 Bambi Awards in Germany on Thursday night. The boyband triumph...

WATCH: Taylor Lights Up West London With A Song

PA | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Taylor Swift has revealed she owes her success to "an incredible streak of luck" as she switched on the Christmas lights at Westfield London at White ...

Radio 1's Grimshaw Defends Robbie Ban - 'Not Relevant For Younger Listeners'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw has dismissed Robbie Williams as 'not relevant' to younger listeners of his show on the day that the former ...

As Johnny Hallyday Makes UK Debut, Who's YOUR Favourite French Star?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Johnny Hallyday - French superstar sans pareil - made his UK debut last night, to hordes of screaming fans at London's Royal Albert Hall. Read the...

Brave Leona Meets Fans For First Time Since Attack

WENN | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Leona Lewis was confronted with memories of a 2009 attack on Monday as she carried out her first autographing session since she was assaulted three ye...

LISTEN: Girls Aloud Unveil 'Something New' After Leaks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Girls Aloud have been forced to bring forward the release of their single 'Something New' following online leaks earlier today. The track was due ...

One Direction Become US's Fastest-Selling Foreigners Ever

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

One Direction have made music history in the US, achieving the fastest-selling single by a UK artist with their song 'Live While We're Young'. As a...

WATCH: Stereophonics Debut Teaser Track - Still Got It?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stereophonics - 20 years in the making, seven albums under the belt - have debuted a teaser track from their forthcoming album, to be released nex...

IN PICTURES: Happy 50th Birthday, Fab Four!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hard to believe these two special days fall on the same calendar date in history. But, 50 years ago today, while a suave super-agent was making hi...

Caroline Frost

INTERVIEW: Rob Thomas Admits Feeling Left Out Of Matchbox Twenty

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

“We always say I was more famous than she thought I was, and less famous than I thought I was.” It’s not your usual husband-wife chat, but t...

George Michael Cancels Australian Leg Of Tour

WENN | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

George Michael has cancelled a series of shows in Australia as he struggles to recover from his major health crisis last year. The British singer...

The Light That Never Goes Out - Remembering the Smiths' Legacy, 25 Years After 'Strangeways'

Jaime Gill | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jaime Gill

Far from a muted epilogue, Strangeways is The Smiths turned up to 11: more heartbroken, witty, lascivious and adventurous than ever before. The explicit politicking may be absent, but this was never as central to The Smiths as the sloganeering album titles suggested: Morrissey was always more preoccupied with romantic than political malaise.

WATCH: Chris Brown's Jaw-Dropping Video For 'Don't Judge Me'

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Chris Brown is seldom out of the news, whether it's because his albums get stamped with 'This Man Beats Women' labels in record stores, or because he'...

WATCH: Cheryl's 'Screw You' Gets Lyrics Video - Who IS She Talking About?

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

When Cheryl Cole's song Screw You was first mooted, her fans had a field day wondering what unlucky chap was the target of the Northern diva's wrath. ...

WATCH: New One Direction Video Has Arrived

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

It's here. One Direction have debuted the video for their new single, Live While We're Young. Having fun, gentlemen? The bouncing boys we...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: George Michael Homecoming Sees A Star Reborn

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

News that George Michael's album 'Symphonica' has gone to the top of the UK charts is no surprise to his fans, who waited with ill-concealed anticipat...

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: John Taylor Speaks Of Bandmate Nick Rhodes' Illness

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Duran Duran's John Taylor has opened up about his bandmate Nick Rhodes' brush with illness, which brought their recent tour to an early close in the U...

LISTEN: Pink Duets With Lily Allen

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 13.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Pink and Lily Allen's highly anticipated duet True Love has debuted online. The catchy ballad sees Pink and Allen each taking a verse before they s...

LISTEN: Robbie Williams Debuts 'Candy' On Radio 2

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Robbie Williams may spend much of his time sunning himself in LA these days, but when it came to launching his new single, he returned a lot closer to...

Caroline Frost

Why Is British Music Going Down A Storm Down Under?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

While the British teen market singlehandedly keeps Neighbours on the map long after many of its homegrown viewers abandoned the Aussie soap, it seems ...

Duran Duran Cancel Third Gig As Rhodes Battles Illness

WENN | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

British pop stars Duran Duran have axed another gig after doctors told keyboardist Nick Rhodes he is not yet well enough to get back on stage. Du...

How Many Musicians Does It Take To Change A Coldplay Song?

PA | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hundreds of musicians will perform their own renditions of one of Coldplay's biggest hits to mark the end of the Paralympic Games. Everyone, sing...