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2/11/14-Queen #1 UK LP! See Top 25!

Queen's 1981 "Greatest Hits" album has surpassed another milestone as the biggest selling album in British music history. It is has just passed the six million sales mark. Brian May told the Official Charts Company "Queen's Greatest Hits which was released in 1981 has passed the 6 million mark in sales, which is incredible. I just want to say thanks to everyone who has supported us through the years, we […]

todayFebruary 11, 2014

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6/30/13- Al Stewart charity work

Multi-platinum selling folk-rock star, and "Lost 45s" guest, Al Stewart, has joined the fight to save a West Yorkshire, England pub after hearing of the residents' campaign to transform the boozer into a community hub. The California-based 70s singer who took to the stage at the world's first Glastonbury festival is holding a special gig to raise funds for an action group set up to rescue the Holywell Inn, in […]

todayJune 30, 2013

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6/11/13- Alison Moyet gets award

Alison Moyet will receive this years Silver Clef Award from Nordoff Robbins. The oldest of the award given by the organization, it dates back to 1976 when The Who were honored and has been presented yearly with the winners spanning the greats of British music. Recent winners have included Kylie Minogue, Annie Lennox and Sharon & Ozzy Osbourne. David Munns, the chairman of Nordoff Robbins, said of Moyet, "Alison is […]

todayJune 11, 2013

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5/17/13- Engelbert & Bonnie Tyler!

Engelbert Humperdinck, last year's entrant for Britain in the Eurovision Song Contest, has sent a note of support to Bonnie Tyler, who is representing the UK this year. 'Dear Bonnie', Engelbert's letter starts. 'I wanted to take this opportunity to congratulate you on being the one to represent our wonderful country. The Eurovision was such a great step in my career and with the grand support of the BBC and […]

todayMay 17, 2013

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4/8/13- UB40 to tour UK

Reggae stars UB40 have announced a series of UK arena dates for 2013 and a new studio album, 'Getting Over The Storm', which will be released later this year. This is UB40's first tour since 2010, where the band performed their classic debut album 'Signing Off' in its entirety to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its release. UB40 are One of the most successful reggae groups of all time, with […]

todayApril 8, 2013

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3/19/13- Bonnie Tyler: UK Contest

The United Kingdom has long been holding out for a Eurovision hero, and now the wait could be over: today the BBC confirmed that international musical legend Bonnie Tyler will represent the UK in the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest. Bonnie will be flying the flag for the United Kingdom at the 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö, Sweden, in front of an estimated global audience of over 120 million viewers. […]

todayMarch 19, 2013 1

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1/20/13-Queen & Beatles #1 all time in UK!

The British will always have a place in their heart for Classic Hits, voting The Beatles and Queen (71% each) as the bands that they are most proud of. With over 90 years experience between them, The Beatles and Queen have stood the test of time beating competition from relative newcomers Adele (48%) and Oasis (32%). Research shows that the bands' appeal isn't just limited to the older generations with […]

todayJanuary 20, 2013

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12/23/12- Elton John's latest donation

Sir Elton John and David Furnish visited the Philippines last week to give the gift of hearing to more than 400 children and adults in need. Sir Elton and David visited Manila with the Starkey Hearing Foundation to help fit the hearing aids allowing many of the recipients the chance to hear for the very first time. John and Furnish have been long-time supporters of the Starkey Hearing Foundation. Sir […]

todayDecember 23, 2012

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12/20/12- Meat Loaf UK Goodbye tour

Meat Loaf has announced today he will be returning to the UK next April with his 'Last At Bat' tour to bid a final goodbye to his fans, including a date at London's O2 Arena. The singer will perform a two-act show. The first act will include some of Meat Loaf's greatest hits such as 'Dead Ringer For Love' and 'I'd Lie For You (And That's the Truth)'. The second […]

todayDecember 20, 2012

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