The Irish singer said he has recording commitments with his band The Script
The Nineties nostalgia trip takes inspiration from rave culture with a return to acid wash denim. Glow sticks optional, says Naomi Attwood
Dutch jazz and pop singer Caro Emerald has gone straight to number one with her second album The Shocking Miss Emerald.
The Voice star Danny O'Donoghue has denied reports of a romance with last year's runner-up Bo Bruce and says fellow coach Sir Tom Jones gets all the female attention when they are together.
The Voice coaches were all smiles today when they reunited for the second series of the BBC1 show.
On their tribute to The Everly Brothers, Bonnie “Prince” Billy and Faun Fables' Dawn McCarthy avoid the obvious hits in favour of more unfamiliar items from the brothers' repertoire – most strikingly, a chugging rockabilly version of the Spencer Davis Group's hit “Somebody Help Me”, which Billy sings with a fervour unmatched anywhere in his vast catalogue.
Justin Timberlake has confirmed rumours that he is to perform live at the Brit Awards 2013.
The Boomtown Rats, the new wave band which brought Bob Geldof to fame, are to be united once more as they join the many acts of yesteryear who have bowed to the temptation to reform.
The Justice Collective's 'He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother' has sold 109,700 copies to 106,300 copies of 'Impossible'
X Factor winner James Arthur proved nothing is impossible when his debut single rocketed to the top of the charts.
There will be more blind auditions and fewer live shows in the new series of The Voice as BBC bosses attempt to improve its viewing figures.
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Pop heartthrobs One Direction did the double as they climbed straight to the summit of the singles and albums charts.
All four coaches from The Voice are to be reunited when the series returns to BBC1 next year.
Her chosen entrance is presumably rare at a basement dive whose claim to fame is Bob Dylan once played here. Once a mainstay of the sixties folk boom, The Troubadour is nowadays off the beaten track, but as the Hotheads ease into their opening number, their singer Elizabeth McGovern sashays on stage, all guillotine cheekbones and starry glow.
Take That star Mark Owen has become a father for the third time after his wife gave birth to a baby girl.