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 […]

Malta’s worst internet passwords of the year revealed

Malta’s worst internet passwords of 2019 have been revealed Every year, security group SplashData analyses more than five million leaked passwords on the internet and collates them together in a handy list. In first place, for the eighth year running, is ‘123456’, as the worst password to use in 2019. It looks like people still […]

89.7 Bay hitmaker Ed Sheeran named ‘artist of the decade’

89.7 Bay hitmaker Ed Sheeran has been named the artist of the decade. During the last 10 years, the singer has had 12 number one singles and albums and has also spent an incredible 79 weeks at number one – more than any other artist. If that wasn’t enough, his massive 89.7 Bay hit ‘Shape […]

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, […]

Nine people hurt in horror road accident in Gozo

Road safety campaigners have called for ‘drastic’ action after nine people were seriously hurt in a horror smash in Gozo. The head-on accident happened on Mgarr Road in Ghajnsielem in the early hours of Friday morning. The town’s mayor called for speed cameras to be installed on the road, which links Victoria to the ferry […]

Taylor Swift set to perform free concert for fans

Taylor Swift is to hold a free concert for her fans in New York. The singer, 29, will kick off her latest album release in style, taking to the stage to perform her ‘newest hits’. In a video broadcast in Times Square, she added: ‘I can’t wait to perform in Central Park on August 22.’ […]

Lil Nas X sets record for most weeks at number one

Lil Nas X has made chart history in the US. His massive 89.7 Bay hit Old Town Road has broken the record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day for the most weeks at number one. The rapper’s track has now spent 17 weeks at the top of the American Hot 100 chart. Mariah Carey […]

Giant Ed Sheeran statue pops up in Moscow park

A giant statue of Ed Sheeran has appeared in a park in Moscow ahead of his concert in the Russian capital. The sculpture, which depicts the 89.7 Bay favourite lounging on his side in sunglasses, a white shirt and a pair of red shorts. The giant tribute shows the singer lying down as he rests […]

BBC Concert Orchestra to stage free concert in Malta

Music fans in Malta are in for a real treat next week. Britain’s leading orchestra is coming to the island to perform a free open air concert at the Granaries in Floriana. The event, Lights! Camera! Malta! will be held on Wednesday 17 July from 9pm, featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra and presented by veteran actor Charles […]

Ariana shares heartfelt message after crying on stage

Ariana Grande has written an emotional letter to her fans after she was seen crying on stage during her world tour. The singer, 26, opened up in a lengthy post on social media, which she has since deleted, explaining how grateful she was to have her voice and the opportunity to perform for thousands of […]

Taylor Swift to headline exclusive online gig

Taylor Swift is set to perform an online concert in front of millions next week – and fans can watch for free. The gig has been organised as part of a Global Prime Day Concert for Amazon and will be streamed exclusively online for anybody with an Amazon Prime account. Swiftie fans in Malta will need to […]

WATCH: Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello’s new song

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello’s new single is a prime contender for 89.7 Bay’s song of the summer. Senorita is the pair’s second collaboration, having previously teamed up for I Know What You Did Last Summer in 2015. The new track, released on Friday, charts a summer romance and mixes Shawn’s winning acoustic pop style […]

Adele joins Spice Girls on final night of reunion tour

Adele has joined the Spice Girls backstage on the final night of their reunion tour. Geri Horner shared a sweet selfie with the Hello singer ahead of the last show of the Spice World tour in London. Geri, Mel B, Mel C and Emma Bunton took to the stage at Wembley Stadium for the final […]

Taylor Swift delights fans with surprise performance

Taylor Swift has treated fans to a surprise performance in New York City. The singer, 29, marked Pride month by turning up at the Stonewall Inn, a bar in Greenwich Village. The performance followed the release on Thursday of her new single, You Need To Calm Down. Swift performed her hit Shake It Off at the bar with […]

Hear here! Listen to Taylor Swift’s amazing new single

Taylor Swift has revealed the release date and name of her new record. Her forthcoming seventh album will be called Lover and new music is on the way on August 23. The singer shared the news in a post to her 118 million Instagram followers. She also confirmed her next single will be ‘You Need […]

How to get your tickets for Summer Daze Malta 2019

The first acts performing at this year’s Summer Daze Malta have been revealed – and they’re massive! Dance music legend David Guetta will headline the week-long festival from August 11 to 17. Big names such as 89.7 Bay favourite James Arthur and hip hop star Tyga set to rock the crowds at Ta’ Qali National […]