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Singer Robin Thicke (C) performs onstage during the 56th GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines becomes most downloaded UK song ever

Robin Thicke’s controversial chart-topper has been named the most downloaded track in UK music history.

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Children of all ages can enjoy festivals - just make sure you're prepared

Top tips for taking your children to festivals

Festivals with your children should be about making lasting memories and letting them soak up all the delights that festivals have to offer.

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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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The dates will be the first since Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow announced they had separated (Picture: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Coldplay announce summer Royal Albert Hall date

London’s Royal Albert Hall will play host to Coldplay this July as part of a select series of dates to launch the band’s forthcoming album Ghost Stories.

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Paulo Nutini Caustic Love

Album review: Paolo Nutini - Caustic Love

Like Howie B, Paolo Nutini is another Scotsman who’s spent half a decade perfecting his next release, and by this evidence, patience is a virtue.

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The track is a remix of Kanye West's Bound 2 (Picture: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

London duo Sigma top singles chart

London-based dance duo Sigma have gone straight in at number one in the singles chart with a remix of a Kanye West song.

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Jack Johnson will be appearing at Somersault

Somersault: Jack Johnson to hit the stage at new festival in Devon

Somersault is a brand new festival billed as a “five day summer camp of music, adventure and outdoor living”, from the people behind Wilderness. Likely to be popular with surfer bums and active types

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Tom Jones is headlining the Hyde Park British Summer Time gigs (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

Sir Tom Jones to headline massive Hyde Park concert

Sir Tom Jones will headline a massive Hyde Park concert this summer alongside Boyzone, Little Mix and 10cc.

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Conscious rapper David Palmer, who calls himself Dave In Charge. Picture: Nigel Sutton.

Hampstead Heath rapper, who ‘gets American ghetto’, releases debut single

The grandson of a Lib Dem lord from leafy north London - who claims he “understands American ghetto situations” because of his political background - has released a rap video.

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Sky Ferreira - Night Time, My Time

Album review: Sky Ferreira - Night Time, My Time

A surprising - and welcome - debut that spits out grunge, pop and electro cuts with beguiling confidence.

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Elbow - The Take Off And Landing Of Everything

Album review: Elbow - The Take Off And Landing Of Everything

The latest salvo from the unlikely heroes of stately and understated English songwriting.

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Kate Bush will play a 15-day residency at the Hammersmith Apollo (Picture: Trevor Leighton/PA Wire


Kate Bush ends 35-year hiatus with Hammersmith Apollo shows

Kate Bush is to return to the stage for a series of shows at the Hammersmith Apollo 35 years after retiring from touring.

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Metronomy - Love Letters

Album review: Metronomy - Love Letters

Don’t expect another slice of The English Riviera’s slick electro-pop from Joseph Mount et al. Awkward, inward... lovable?

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Paloma Faith - A Perfect Contradiction

Album review: Paloma Faith - A Perfect Contradiction

Third outing for the girl who clearly wants - and arguably deserves - more than Motown re-rubs and peppy wronged-woman rants. Maybe next time?

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St Vincent - St Vincent

Album review: St Vincent - St Vincent

Propulsive beats and surreal, attention-grabbing electro makes for a record that punches above it weight.

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Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung


London24 has teamed up with HarperCollins to offer a free Amazon Kindle taster of Bird Box, the debut novel penned by Josh Malerman, frontman of Detroit based rock band The High Strung.

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