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Donald Trump's fallout with REM is the latest in a long line of spats between politicians and performers
Natural England expected to license a third year of badger culling in Somerset and Gloucestershire
The 'conscious ungrouping' of 1D causes real suffering for fans, but it's all part of the life cycle
Former Smiths singer criticises president over his response to deaths of black men at police hands
Politicians and musicians remain unconvinced about government's new online age rating scheme
Amazon's music streaming-service is cheaper than Apple Music or Spotify, but offers a far smaller library of songs
Irish musician's four-letter attack called 'disgusting', but should we celebrate her right to rant?
Explicit revenge fantasy has shocked commentators, but is Rihanna part of a worrying trend?
Auditorium swept by 'sudden hurricane of booing' over 'unchoreographed humiliation' of woman
The musician behind the iconic Gibson Les Paul guitar would have turned 100 today
White rapper, also known as Chester Hanks, insists on his right to use racially charged hip-hop language
Instrument conceived and commissioned by the maestro offers 'superior sound quality'
Lawyers for the singer's estate have rubbished the claims, but BB King's daughters insist he was murdered
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Full Eurovision 2015 running order announced as Sweden sails through to finals while Ireland crashes out