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 […]

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.’ […]

WATCH: Ariana Grande’s new ‘Boyfriend’ video stuns fans

Ariana Grande is back with another massive tune. It’s only been six months since she dropped her record-breaking fifth studio album ‘Thank U Next’ but Ariana’s not hanging around. She released her brand new single ‘Boyfriend’ with singer-songwriter-producer duo Social House. Social House said: ‘We’ve always had so much fun working with Ariana, so we’re […]

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 […]

Ed Sheeran smashes another online streaming record

Ed Sheeran has set a new online streaming record. The 89.7 Bay favourite has racked up more than 69 million monthly listeners on Spotify. The milestone follows the release of the singer’s new album ‘No.6 Collaborations Project’. It features the likes of Cardi B, Justin Bieber, Khalid, Stormzy, Eminem, and many more. This new record isn’t the first […]

Beyoncé releases song from the new Lion King album

Beyoncé has unveiled a brand new single. Spirit is the first track from a Lion King-inspired album she has produced, called The Lion King: The Gift. The track, which Beyonce co-wrote along with IIya Salmanzadeh and Timothy McKenzie, is an original composition for the upcoming film’s soundtrack. It’s included on the album which will be […]

Michael Jackson fans mark 10 years since his death

Michael Jackson fans say they are still mourning the King Of Pop a decade after his death. The star was one of the most influential musicians ever thanks to his groundbreaking albums and revolutionary live performances. He died aged 50 after suffering a heart attack. He remains hugely popular, despite the release of HBO documentary […]

‘Shocking’ Jess Glynne banned from music festival for life

Jess Glynne will never perform at one of England’s most popular music events ever again. The Hold My Hand singer, 29, has been banned for life from the Isle of Wight Festival. Organisers were furious after she cancelled her performance with a few minutes notice on Sunday. The Mirror newspaper reported that she had spent […]

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 […]

Miley Cyrus speaks out after fan tries to kiss her

Miley Cyrus has insisted she ‘can’t be grabbed without her consent’ after footage emerged of a fan trying to kiss her in Spain. The singer was leaving a hotel in Barcelona when the man reached out and put his arm around her neck. Cyrus’s actor husband, Liam Hemsworth, then escorted her to a waiting car […]

Rihanna casually reveals she now lives in London

89.7 Bay favourite Rihanna has revealed that she’s been living in London for a year – and no-one seems to have noticed. The Umbrella star, 31, who was born in Barbados, told The New York Times that she’s been ‘keeping a little incognito’ and the relative anonymity the city brings. But she didn’t offer any […]

Cardi B axes concerts to recover from plastic surgery

Cardi B has postponed a series of concerts so she can recover from cosmetic surgery. The Grammy-winning rapper, 26, is said to be ‘very disappointed’ after having to cancel shows in Maryland and Texas. The events have been pushed back to September. A source told E0nline that the singer was forced to drop all her […]

Malta’s Michela insists Eurovision ‘is just the beginning’

Michela Pace has revealed representing Malta in the Eurovision Song Contest was ‘an incredible experience’. The singer, 18, from Victoria remained upbeat despite finishing in 16th place with her massive 89.7 Bay hit Chameleon. She returned to Gozo on Sunday morning after flying home from the finals in Israel. Michela told her fans on Instagram: […]

Ed Sheeran reveals he ‘cried every day’ at school

He’s one of the most played artists on 89.7 Bay with dozens of international music awards to his name. But life wasn’t always easy for Ed Sheeran. The Shape Of You hitmaker, 28, has opened up about being bullied at school. He revealed he used to ‘cry every single day’ before he found music. Ed […]

Lady Gaga reveals new album is on the way ‘soon’

Lady Gaga has something cooking – but it’s not a baby. The Poker Face star has rubbished newspaper reports that she is pregnant. She took to social media to reveal she is working on a brand new album. The singher tweeted: ‘Rumours I’m pregnant? Yeah, I’m pregnant with #LG6’ Rumors I’m pregnant? Yeah, I’m pregnant […]