UK Soul Music

Nolan Porter: Bringing West Coast Soul to London's West End

Jason Holmes | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

A few years ago a friend of Nolan, a guy he has known since he was 18, gave him the heads up concerning his burgeoning cult status in the UK: "He said 'Nolan, they're playing some of your tunes at these things called all-nighters. You've got to check this out.'"

Shea: Blissfully Lost In Music

Jason Holmes | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Shea refers to her desire to avoid the over-embellishment too often heard in the vocal styles of singers intent upon demonstrating 'their range', a general technique which instead makes them sound as if they are crying out in pain while tumbling down a flight of stairs.

'Amy, You Were My World'

WENN | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's goddaughter Dionne Bromfield has opened up about her memories of the late star in a moving tribute to mark the first anniversary of he...

How Winehouse Plan To Mark First Anniversary Of Amy's Death

WENN | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse's dad is planning to remember the tragic singer on the first anniversary of her death by holding a karaoke night in a London jazz bar. ...

WATCH: Celine Dion Covers Adele's 'Rollin' In The Deep'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Celine Dion has made her mark on the pop world, to be sure - with some of the world's best-selling hits to her name. But is she really wise to pit...

Plans For A Life-Size Bronze Amy In Camden

PA | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Amy Winehouse could be immortalised in a life-size bronze statue in a venue near her home. Plans are being considered for the singer, who died in h...

Stevie Wonder 'Blackmail' Arrests

PA | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Two people have been charged with extortion after being arrested by detectives for allegedly trying to sell embarrassing information about singer Stev...

FIRST LISTEN: Norah's New Sound

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Norah Jones is back, and working a rockier sound than her millions of fans normally associate with her. The multi-platinum-selling, Grammy award-w...

Whitney Found With Spoon And Powder, Autopsy Report Reveals

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Whitney Houston was found face-down in her bath after lying there for nearly an hour, the full autopsy report has revealed. In the star's bathroom...

'Amy Would Have Wanted Me At Funeral'

PA | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Pete Doherty said not being invited to Amy Winehouse's funeral meant he "never had the chance to see through" his grief for the dead singer. The fo...

'Shattered'

WENN | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dolly Parton thought her heart would break when she heard Whitney Houston's version of her song I Will Always Love You at the tragic R&B star's funera...

Whitney Houston Autopsy Results Released

WENN | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Whitney Houston died as a result of accidental drowning, in addition to the effects of heart disease and cocaine use, a coroner has ruled. The soul...

Where Celine Goes, Cee Lo Follows...

WENN | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Singer Cee Lo Green has found a home for his Las Vegas residency - he will launch his own concert show at Planet Hollywood this summer. The Forget ...

Brits Serve Whitney Badly

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Whitney Houston was served pitifully poorly at last night's Brit Awards, with a rushed video compilation remembering the pop diva who died ten days ag...

Why Whitney Family Sold Funeral Footage

WENN | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Whitney Houston's family has sold footage of her star-studded funeral to media outlets across the world to raise funds for the tragic singer's daughte...

Brown Back On Stage After Departing Whitney's Funeral

WENN | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Bobby Brown paid tribute to his ex-wife Whitney Houston on stage at a gig in Connecticut just hours after he walked out of her funeral on Saturday. ...

Aretha Remembers Whitney Her Own Way

WENN | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Aretha Franklin paused her gig in New York on Saturday night to remember her late friend Whitney Houston, hours after pulling out of a performance at ...

Whitney's Love Breaks His Silence

WENN | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

R&B star Ray J has spoken of his heartache following his on/off girlfriend Whitney Houston's sudden death, insisting his pain "cannot be expressed in ...

How Troubled Star Tried To Help Whitney

WENN | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Mel Gibson reached out to Whitney Houston and tried to help the tragic superstar overcome her personal issues at the height of her drug troubles, acco...

Stars Prepare For Whitney Funeral

PA | Posted 19.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Family, friends and a host of celebrities are set to attend the funeral of singer Whitney Houston. They will gather for a private service at New Ho...

Singing Stars Confirmed For Whitney Funeral

PA | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder will sing at a private funeral for Whitney Houston on Saturday, in what promises to be a very musical service. Ho...

Whitney's Funeral To Be Televised

WENN | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

A public memorial planned for Friday has been scrapped, but the late singer's publicist has told media outlets that Saturday's private family service ...

Aretha Has Message For Whitney Fans

WENN | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Aretha Franklin has penned an open letter to fans of her goddaughter Whitney Houston, urging them to "remember the hits" and "forget the misses". T...

Amy's Inquest May Be Invalid

WENN | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

The inquest into Amy Winehouse's death may be declared invalid after it was revealed the coroner in charge did not have the correct qualifications for...

'Celebrate Amy, Her Mum Told Me'

WENN | Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tony Bennett's sadness following the death of one-time duet partner Amy Winehouse has been lifted by the late singer's mum, who told the legendary cro...