The singer wrote an entire essay on the subject of gender equality on behalf of the Shriver Report’s recent findings
Both singers were downloaded illegally more than 5m times in the last year
Trailing closely behind the hip-hop superstar are Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell Williams, and Kendrick Lamar
Taylor Swift took home four awards at last night's ceremony in LA
The one-off performance raised the roof at MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday
Presenter Jonathan Ross has signed a further deal with ITV to extend his chat show on the station until the end of next year.
Mr Carter and JT chose the site of last summer's glories to try out their collaborative show
The rapper spent an hour with the Dean of the cathedral and was said to be 'touched' to see the artwork for his new album next to its namesake
Rock group Kings Of Leon, chart duo Rizzle Kicks and composer Ludovico Einaudi are among the latest headline acts added to this year's iTunes Festival.
33-year-old pays $2.5m after building movie-set style location for his California wedding without a permit
The French duo have sold 104,000 copies in two days
Michael Buble has scored the fastest-selling album of the year - and his own career - after his latest recording outsold the rest of the top five combined this week.
Justin Timberlake celebrated the release of his first album since 2006 with a lively show in Los Angeles, whetting fans' appetites by confirming media reports that he would release more new music soon.
David Bowie has scored his first number one album in 20 years with a record that is also the fastest-selling of the year so far.
Up-and-coming Brooklyn four-piece TEEN (pictured) have turned to Kickstarter to fund the recording and release of their new Carolina EP – kck.st/11KIK5u. Things are looking good with the group already surpassing their $5,000 target ahead of their donation deadline tomorrow. The all-girl quartet offered up a sample track from the proposed EP in the form of the title track, a nice stew of dreamy psych-pop and krautrock, which can be heard at snd.sc/Zv2Yt3.
Marcus Mumford is quite different from Justin Timberlake's usual collaborators Jay-Z and Timbaland, but the "Suit & Tie" singer and actor has decided to team up with the folk frontman on a soundtrack for upcoming Coen brothers film Inside Llewyn Davis.