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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

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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

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Last.fm Trends: Katy Perry Covers Adele’s ‘Someone Like You’

While touring in the UK recently, Katy Perry paid homage to one of the country’s biggest stars, Adele, with a mash up of her song “Someone Like You” and Perry‘s newest single, “The One That […]

10/17/2011

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Michael Jackson’s Family Plans Tribute Concert

Twenty-five months to the day after the passing of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael Jackson[/lastfm], his parents and siblings announced that there would be a tribute concert scheduled for October in Wales.

07/26/2011

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