This week marks the 30th anniversary of BBC banning radio play of Frankie Goes To Hollywood's 'Relax'
The number of songs listened to on streaming services in the UK doubled last year
Daft Punk are top of the list for 2013 with 'Random Access Memories'
UK Music has revealed the importance of touring for generating funds
All evidence of commitments made between 2000 and 2010 have disappeared from ahead of re-launch
Miley Cyrus's twerking focuses national outrage on the sexualised and racist nature of what under-18s get to see
The singer is at the summit of both the midweek singles and albums charts
Miley Cyrus has dominated pop culture for the past month or two, with a ton of comment following in her wake. This week Sinead O'Connor sent the 20-year-old starlet an open letter, warning about the dangers of being prostituted by the music business. Kirsten Lieb writes for us today on the "sex-first positioning" of young female singers. But was Cyrus right to insist that she's the one in control?
Mr Weatherley pledged to wear an Iron Maiden T-shirt in the Commons chamber after he was elected in 2010 but was denied by the Speaker
Music stars are urging David Cameron to take urgent steps to combat web piracy when the Prime Minister stages a record industry summit on Thursday.
A video in which controversial pop star Miley Cyrus can be seen getting completely naked and gyrating on a giant wrecking ball has been watched more than 19 million times in the past 24 hours.
Music fans will have to spend more than a penny if they want to get their hands on a unique piece of memorabilia which has come up for sale - the urinals from legendary nightspot the Hacienda.
Daft Punk may be the most successful act since Kiss to make an impact while disguising their identities, but they are not alone. A psychedelic outfit claiming to hail from the backwoods of Sweden have been causing a stir while hiding behind ritualistic masks, and telling an unlikely backstory.
Razorlight's Johnny Borrell is the latest star to suffer as a solo act
Brit Awards organisers are to launch a new annual honour to celebrate major figures in music with Sir Elton John announced as the first ever recipient.
Forget the money: designing record covers is a labour of love, says David Shrigley