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One Direction Release Video For Charity Single 'One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks)'

February 21st, 2013 9:38am EST
One Direction
One Direction has released the music video for their latest single "One Way Or Another (Teenage Kicks)", which was specially recorded for Red Nose Day, a telethon event annually held by a British charity, Comic Relief. The music video starts off on a serious note, as the five boys explain about Comic Relief and how they were going to help Comic Relief raise money for the less fortunate.

The music video was filmed while the boys were on tour. Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Harry Styles recently visited a children's hospital in Accra, Ghana and they were extremely...
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Shane Filan From Westlife Declared Bankrupt

June 15th, 2012 12:22pm EDT
Shane Filan
Shane Filan from Irish boyband Westlife has been declared bankrupt. The 32 year-old singer’s property-development company, Shafin Developments, crashed, leaving him with enormous losses and a debt of over $35.7million. The company was put into receivership last month, when the property market in Ireland crashed.

Filan said in his statement, “Earlier this week I was declared bankrupt in Kingston County Court. It was a very difficult decision to take, but the most responsible course of action, given the debts I owe to banks on property. I have worked long and hard to try to reduce my debts, ...
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U2 Dedicate A Song To Amy Winehouse

July 26th, 2011 10:52am EDT
U2
U2 have honored Amy Winehouse by dedicating a song to the tragic singer during a gig in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The band was playing at the city's TCF Stadium on Saturday, the day the tragic Rehab hit-maker was found dead at her home in Camden, north London.

The group proceeded to pay tribute to Winehouse during the show, dedicating their 2001 track Stuck In A Moment You Can't Get Out Of to her. The song was originally written for late INXS rocker Michael Hutchence, who committed suicide in 1997.

Frontman Bono told the crowd, "We wrote this next song for Michael Hutchence, but you wil...
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Nick Jonas Is Probably Dating Delta Goodrem - Photos

May 17th, 2011 11:00am EDT
Nick Jonas Delta Goodrem
Yesterday we told you that it was possible Jonas Brother Nick Jonas was dating Australian singer Delta Goodrem. Now that we have our hands on the pictures of the pair walking out of Arclight Cinema in LA, we think it's very possible they are an item.

The two met last year for a song collaboration and apparantly hit it off despite the age gap (Jonas is 18, Goodrem is 26). Now that Delta has broken off her engagement with Westlife star Brian McFadden, she has apparently rebounded with Nick already!

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Nick Jonas Dating Delta Goodrem?

May 16th, 2011 2:55pm EDT
Nick Jonas
Teenage pop star Nick Jonas has sparked rumors of a blossoming new romance with Australian singer Delta Goodrem after the pair stepped out together over the weekend.

The Disney star, 18, and Goodrem, 26, were snapped holding hands as they left a movie theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, according to UsMagazine.com.

The singer, who once dated pop star Miley Cyrus, later took to his Twitter.com account writing, "I feel so blessed. Had a great weekend."

Meanwhile, Goodrem ended her seven year relationship with fiance and Westlife singer Brian McFadden last month.

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Delta Goodrem Is Back On The Market!

April 1st, 2011 8:53am EDT
Delta Goodrem
Musical couple Delta Goodrem and Brian McFadden have split after seven years together. The former Westlife star began dating the Australian singer after his separation from wife Kerry Katona in 2004, and they became engaged in 2007.

However, the couple has now parted ways, with a statement from the pair reading, "Delta Goodrem and Brian McFadden regretfully announce that they are no longer engaged, and after much consideration, have mutually decided to end their relationship."

"This decision has been made with a lot of soul searching from both parties with the realization that they have...
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Boy Band O-Town Reforms

January 18th, 2011 7:38am EST
O-town
Boy band O-Town has reunited - four of the five original members have teamed up again to start work on new music.

The hit-makers, whose track All Or Nothing has been covered by Westlife, formed on the first season of MTV reality show Making The Band in 2000.

Jacob Underwood, Ashley Parker Angel, Erik-Michael Estrada, Trevor Penick, and Dan Miller went on to release two albums before they disbanded in 2003.

And now they are set to make a comeback - but Angel, who has gone on to carve out an acting career for himself, has refused to sign up, reports TMZ.com.
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Il Divo Returns With 'The Promise' Nov. 18

September 24th, 2008 8:30pm EDT
Il Divo
One of the most successful groups in the world, with over 22 million albums sold, Il Divo is ready to re-emerge with a brand new album and massive touring plans. On November 18th (November 10th globally), Il Divo will release The Promise, the group's fifth album (Syco/Columbia). And today, Live Nation, the world's largest live music company, announced that it has signed a global touring agreement with Il Divo who will be launching their worldwide tour in February 2009.

Il Divo will announce their massive 2009 touring plans later this fall. Two prior sold out world tours have seen the...
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Starpulse Looks Back At Favorite Boy Bands

December 20th, 2007 10:01am EST
N Sync
Some boy bands dance and sing while others sing and play their own instruments. Whichever type of boy band you prefer, there definitely have been a number of first-rate and very popular ones to entertain us over the years.

One cannot mention the term 'boy band' without having the Backstreet Boys come to mind. Formed in 1992, the group gave us such danceable hits as 'Everybody (Backstreet's Back)' and other sultry tunes like 'Quit Playin' Games (With My Heart)' and 'I Want It That Way.' In October 2007 the group released their sixth album. While member Kevin Richardson may no longer be ...
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Brits Name Jessica Simpson, Jack Johnson & Others As The Worst Musicians

February 15th, 2006 11:16am EST
Jessica Simpson
Jessica Simpson, Jack Johnson, Westlife, Ms. Dynamite and The Pussycat Dolls have 'won' the dubious honor of being named the worst musicians of the past year. The Naomi Awards, organized by British digital broadcaster Music Choice, branded Simpson the Worst International Female Solo Artist and Johnson the Worst International Male Solo Artist.

Irish group Westlife were the biggest 'losers' this year, picking up Worst International Group and Worst International Album. They were also given a special award for Outstandingly Bad Contribution To Music.

Rapper Ms. Dynamite was named Wors...
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Salma Hayek To Host Nobel Peace Prize Concert

November 29th, 2005 1:29pm EST
Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek will be the master of ceremonies for the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize Concert in honor of laureate Mohamed ElBaradei and the International Atomic Energy Agency he leads. The Dec. 11 concert in Oslo, Norway, will include performers such as the Sugababes, Duran Duran, Katie Melua, Gladys Knight, Westlife, Yo-Yo Ma, Damien Rice, Katherine Jenkins, Madrugada, Ane Brun, Ska Cubano, and Martin Yates.

The Nobel Prize is the first international award given yearly since 1901 for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and peace. In 1968, the Sveriges Riksba...
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