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Top Story Rita Ora hits out at media's focus on her love life: 'I'm sick of women being judged' "If a normal 24-year-old girl was doing what I'm doing, no-one would have a problem." Rita Ora at BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend, Glasgow - 25 May 2014
"I totally thought it was going to be Jay Z part two," says the DJ and producer. Mark Ronson underwhelmed by Kanye at Glasto The track is taken from their upcoming album Depression Cherry. Beach House unveil brand new song 'Sparks' She will simultaneously release the track in the UK and US to promote new album I Am. Leona Lewis names next single release Conor Maynard, De La Soul and Shift K3Y also join headliners Calvin Harris and Kasabian at the two-day festival. Nick Jonas and more join V Festival line-up The August festival announces details of its Alternative Stage. Milton Jones for Reading & Leeds Festival The track is the latest cut from the singer's upcoming debut album. Listen to Jess Glynne's new single The singer's surpasssed 100 million gold and platinum song certifications. Rihanna is the best-selling digital artist ever Irish star was a hugely popular singer and presenter from the 1960s to the 1980s. Entertainer Val Doonican dies, aged 88 The singer says his divorce took priority over the trial, making him careless. Thicke on 'Blurred Lines' trial "hell" Rihanna's 'Bitch Better Have My Money' instantly trends on Twitter and it's clear to see why. Twitter goes wild for Rihanna's new video Mads Mikkelsen, nudity and violence galore feature in 'Bitch Better Have My Money'. See Rihanna's jaw-dropping new music video Spotify and Apple Music lose Prince's catalogue but TIDAL might keep it exclusively. Prince removes music from Spotify Anthems For Doomed Youth is 12 tracks long and is out in September. The Libertines announce their new album The singer posted videos of herself burning the flag at Worthy Farm last weekend. 'F**k Kanye' flag owner vents at Lily Allen A dark blue iPod Touch, a gold iPod Nano and a hot pink iPod Shuffle pop up on iTunes. Did Apple accidentally reveal new iPods? The actor and musician says that Nashville is "close" to confirming a UK date for next year. UK Nashville concert 'pretty much guaranteed' The 'Purple Rain' singer revealed the song on Soundcloud today (July 1). Prince reveals new track 'HARDROCKLOVER' This response to Kanye West's Glastonbury performance of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' will have you in stitches, too. Freddie Mercury laughs at Kanye in funny clip Career-spanning exhibition will open in 2016 and feature a host of original memorabilia and footage. The Rolling Stones announce London exhibition The Roc Nation star will release her new single in the UK on August 28. Listen to Alexa Goddard's new single The singer channels Michael Jackson for his new music video 'Cheyenne'. Watch Jason Derulo's unwanted seduction The star takes a sonic change in direction for her latest future hit. Listen to Demi Lovato's surprising new single The singer releases his new single and music video exclusively on Apple Music. Watch Pharrell's brand new music video The British rapper is playing in cities including London and Manchester. Ghostpoet announces UK tour for November The Motown legend could be dancing on the ceiling this weekend. Lionel Richie heading for No.1 after Glasto "Sound quality isn't top priority," says Monster CEO as Pearl Collection is added to its 'Lady Tech' range. Headphones boss: Women value hair over sound quality Promo for 'Alright' picks up on themes of race and police brutality explored on the star's latest album To Pimp A Butterfly. Watch Kendrick Lamar's striking new video The band may record the album in a 174-year-old house in Nashville. Kings of Leon start work on a new album Diplo claimed the relationship was down to a major label trying to make money. Selena Gomez on 'fake relationship' with Zedd The singer says the time is now right for her to release her first album Feline. Ella Eyre: 'Album delay was the right move' The release date lies in the hands of Axl Rose. Guns N' Roses have 3 albums of new material The singer posts videos of herself taking down and burning a 'f**k Kanye' flag over the weekend. Lily Allen burns anti-Kanye flag at Glasto EE reports that ticket-holders used more 4G data at Worthy Farm than ever before. Glasto goers downloaded how much data? The clip will join 3 other videos to form a short film. Watch Disclosure's cinematic new music video Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, Hozier, OMI, Ellie Goulding and Wiz Khalifa ft Charlie Puth make the top 5. What is the biggest song of 2015 so far? Dr Dre's 'Let Me Ride' made its streaming debut on Apple Music's radio service – minus a lot of expletives. Apple's Beats 1 songs are being censored Ofcom is still to decide if the live broadcast broke rules. BBC defends itself on Kanye Glastonbury set Apple Music launches with Eminem and exclusive music premieres - but are listeners enjoying it? How did Twitter react to Apple Music? David Joseph says he wanted to prevent the early vocals from being heard. Amy Winehouse demos destroyed by label boss The album will be Leona's first since leaving Simon Cowell's Syco record label. Leona Lewis previews new album I Am