Ed Sheeran leads tributes to Zane Lowe

Ed Sheeran has led tributes to BBC Radio 1 DJ, New Zealander Zane Lowe, who will present his final BBC Radio 1 evening show after 12 years on the station.

The Shires: Lady Antebellum got us together

British country band The Shires have revealed Lady Antellebum inadvertently helped put them together after their hit 'Need You Now' inspired Ben Earle to pen some country tunes.

Miley Cyrus, Elton John for Chic LP

Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Diana Ross and Janelle Monae are among acts who Nile Rodgers has teased will feature on the new Chic album, which is due in June.

David Gilmour announces tour

David Gilmour - formerly of Pink Floyd - has announced he will tour the UK and Europe in September to coincide with the release of his as-yet untitled fourth solo studio album.

Kelly Clarkson 'had to cry' for music

Kelly Clarkson "had to cry" to get her music released because her label wanted her to make soul not pop music when she first started out in the industry.

Iggy Azalea feels hated

Iggy Azalea felt relieved to not win in the Best Rap Album category at the Grammy Awards because she believe "people already hate [her] enough".

Little Mix music inspired by 1980s

Little Mix have been heavily inspired by the 1980s with their new music and are hoping their third album will reflect their influences of Cyndi Lauper and Prince.