89.7 Bay hitmaker Ed Sheeran to take a break from music

Ed Sheeran has revealed he is taking a break from music after working ‘non stop’ for the past two years. The 89.7 Bay favourite said that he will return with more hits after he has spent time travelling, writing and reading, and when he has ‘lived a little more’. Ed, 28, said in a message […]

Bad weather cancels outdoor rock concert in Gozo

An outdoor rock concert has been postponed in Gozo because of bad weather. The event, which was scheduled for Saturday night in Xaghra, will now be held on Saturday 7 December at 8.30pm. Organisers said weather forecasts warning of very strong winds this weekend forced them to move the date of the concert. The Hill […]

WATCH: James Arthur praises Maltese teenager’s singing skills

A Maltese teenager is on cloud nine after her singing skills were praised by X Factor sensation James Arthur.  Ela Cachia, 16, covered the chart star’s 2013 hit Recovery and posted the video on her Instagram. The former X Factor winner, 31, soon spotted it and shared it on his page, making Ela’s day. He told […]

Taylor Swift’s Lover heads straight for number one

Taylor Swift is speeding ahead in the race for this week’s number one. Her new release Lover has stormed the album charts and looks set to knock Ed Sheeran off top spot. Taylor’s seventh studio album could become her fourth consecutive UK number one, and features the 89.7 Bay hits, You Need To Calm Down, Me […]

Taylor’s new album breaks records after just two days

We told you it was good. And now Taylor Swift’s new album has become the top-selling album of 2019 – after just two days. Lover was released on Friday morning. Billboard Magazine reported that the album had smashed sales of 500,000 by Saturday night. With those numbers, Taylor’s seventh album has beaten 2019’s previous top-selling album, […]

Miley Cyrus sings about ‘letting go’ in new song

Miley Cyrus has released a new song hinting at a marriage break-up just days after her split from husband Liam Hemsworth. The lyrics of the song, called Slide Away, encourage a person to ‘move on’ and ‘let it go’. The singer, 26, opens with the verse: ‘Once upon a time it was paradise, once upon […]

Ariana Grande left sobbing after performing with her idol

Ariana Grande has revealed she was left ‘shaking and crying’ after performing a dream duet with her ultimate idol. The singer, 26, was invited by music legend Barbra Streisand to make a surprise appearance at her concert in Chicago. The pair belted out ‘No More Tears, Enough is Enough’, a song Barbra recorded in 1979 […]

Ed Sheeran smashes world tour record set by U2

Ed Sheeran has thanked his fans after breaking a tour record set by U2. The 89.7 Bay favourite’s world tour has officially become the biggest, most attended and highest grossing of all time. The Shape Of You singer wrote on Instagram: ‘Thanks so much for each and every one of you who have come to […]