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|Fiddy Ban in Can?|
But Canada won't stand for it any longer. Canadian junior foreign minister Dan McTeague is pressing officials to ban 50 Cent from entering the country. Not because - as you may have suspected - McTeague thinks that 50 Cent's flow is mad wack, but because - in his opinion - 50 Cent glorifies gun crime.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Jessica and Nick Split|
The couple have announced an official separation according to US Weekly magazine.
In a joint statement they said: "After three years of marriage, and careful thought and consideration, we have decided to part ways.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
That's what the Anti-Defamation League is suggesting, at least. It is demanding an apology from Michael Jackson after a answerphone message apparently left by Michael Jackson described Jews as "leeches."[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Sabbath Inducted At Last|
|Madonna Dethrones Elvis|
|John Peel Dishonor|
The song is cover of The Buzzcock's ‘Ever Fallen In Love' featuring the likes of Roger Daltrey, Robert Plant, and Elton John and was recorded to raise money for Amnesty International reports The Sun. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Rap Caused Riots in France?|
Around 200 politicians backed his petition on Wednesday calling for legal action against seven acts who have allegedly brought on the rioting.
MP Francois Grosdidier: "When people hear this all day long and when these words swirl round in their heads, it is no surprise that they then see red as soon as they walk past policemen or simply people who are different from them."[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Nickleback Sues Ex-Member|
Front man Chad Kroeger is reportedly suing former drummer Ryan Vikedal in a bid to stop him from claiming royalties for on all the bands so-called hits.
Kroeger, alongside his production company Arm Your Dillo Publishing Inc (So funny!), are trying to claim damages against Vikedal for the royalties he's received since he left the band in January reports the Toronto Sun.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Pharrell Snubs Timberlake|
Williams worked on Timberlake's huge debut album, Justified, as well as writing songs for pop-muppet Spears and Snoop Dogg.
However, he is insisting it's not because he despises Timberlake himself – just his record company.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Bad News: Kelly O Will Butcher On|
Speaking to NME.com Kelly said: "I don't know where the rumours came from. I've just recorded a version of Girls Just Wanna Have Fun with Cyndi Lauper."
Kelly will start work on a new album in December. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
"With the upcoming [DEF LEPPARD] covers album 'Yeah!' (scheduled for release in March/April 2006), the band pays tribute to some of their musical heroes from their youth. But, it can also work the other way around: with 'Pickin' on Def Leppard' here's an album that pays tribute to DEF LEPPARD in a special way. The album features 11 classic LEPPARD tunes performed by CORNBREAD RED, and it's not the average kind of music DEF LEPPARD fans will be used to hear; all tracks are stripped down and performed bluegrass style with soaring harmonies, mandolin, banjo, dobro and guitar. [see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Korn Vs Ex-Korn|
"All they care about is money? What the f***?! I don't understand what he's on about," Davis tells the Swedish magazine Close-Up. "All HE cared about was money and all he does is still care about the money. He's got his solo career, he's going and doing all this, but oh, it's not for the money. Christians are the biggest f***ing con artists in the world and he's still gonna make money off that. I don't understand… The only true way he can do that is to become a f***ing monk! There you go, that's a sacrifice for God. Give up everything and go, if that's what you want. It's bulls***. If he wants to go save kids in India, that's amazing. That's a noble f***ing cause, that's cool. Do your thing. The only problem I do have with him is that he's got this Jesus complex. You can tell by the way he's got his f***ing hair, Messiah down his neck, him with the kids in India trying to be holier than thou now, that he thinks he's Christ. It's kinda crazy, kinda cuckoo and it kinda weirds me out."[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Duet Made in Hell|
Big firms including Sony and EMI want to use new powers designed to track terrorists on the internet to crack down on music and film pirates - including the parents of children who download music - who are estimated to cost the industry £650m a year. Internet companies will have to log all the pages visited by surfers for at least a year so the security services can track terrorists using the web for fund-raising, training or swapping information.[see full story for more]- Click Here for the Full Story
|Burnt by the Sun Reunite|
|Motley Car Auction|
This car was obtained from the Skylar Neil Charity Foundation (To honor Vince Neil's daughter.) Nikki donated the car for this event [see full story to check it out and bid]- Click Here for the Full Story
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