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John Travolta and others pay tribute to Olivia Newton-John

"Your impact was incredible. I love you so much." Wrote John Travolta

09/08/2022

Olivia Newton-John has passed away aged 73

Olivia's husband confirmed the news saying she "passed away peacefully at her Ranch".

09/08/2022

Google maps directs Beatles fans to wrong zebra crossing

Many people have recreated the band's 1969 Abbey Road album cover on zebra crossings

18/07/2022

Ringo Starr celebrates 82nd birthday by sending message of 'peace and love' into space

Ringo was joined by family, friends and his former bandmates for the event.

08/07/2022

Ringo Starr celebrates 82nd birthday by sending message of 'peace and love' into space

Ringo was joined by family, friends and his former bandmates for the event.

08/07/2022

On this day in 1985, John Lennon’s 65 Rolls Royce limo sold for a record $3 million

It became the most expensive car in the world at the time.

30/06/2022

How the cast of the new 'Elvis' movie compare to their real-life counterparts

Pretty incredible casting!

28/06/2022

'So special': John Lennon and Paul McCartney perform together at Glastonbury

The two performed 'I Gotta Feeling' together.

27/06/2022

'It was an amazing scene': revisiting the hysteria of the Beatles one and only NZ tour

The 'Fab Four' touched down in NZ on this day in 1964

22/06/2022

The Rolling Stones cover The Beatles' 'I Wanna Be Your Man'

The band were performing in Liverpool, home city of the Beatles, for the first time in 50 years.

13/06/2022

Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is 55: 7 things you may not know about the album

Have you ever noticed the dog whistle in 'A Day In The Life'?

01/06/2022

WATCH: Austin Butler brings Elvis Presley to life in new 'Elvis' biopic trailer

The film is set to be released in late June.

25/05/2022

Dolly Parton to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Dolly Parton has previously turned down her nominations "I never considered myself a rock artist."

05/05/2022

Paul McCartney performs virtual Duet with John Lennon during 'Got Back' Tour

Kicking off the 'Got Back' Tour, Paul McCartney surprised fans with this virtual duet.

02/05/2022

New Elvis Presley compilation album aims to get a 'new generation' into his music

"The hope is that the record, along with the film, will help bring his music back to the masses".

19/04/2022

John Lennon's son Julian performs 'Imagine' for the first time in tribute to Ukraine

His dad would have been really proud of him!

12/04/2022

Sir Paul McCartney's childhood home opens its doors to aspiring musicians

Sir Paul McCartney's childhood home in Liverpool is opening its doors to aspiring musicians.

06/04/2022

The Day The Music Died

Tune in!

02/02/2022

Legendary singer Ronnie Spector dies at 78

Ronnie Spector passed away after a brief battle with cancer.

13/01/2022

The Monkees star Michael Nesmith has died aged 78

The singer and guitarist of the famous 1960s group has passed away at the age of 78 while surrounded by loved ones, his family confirmed.

13/12/2021

Sir Ringo Starr was surprised that The Beatles' streaming figures are nowhere near Drake's.

I'm so proud of the music we [The Beatles] made

08/12/2021

The actors portraying The Beatles in upcoming movie have been revealed

The actors playing The Beatles in the forthcoming Midas Man film have been announced.

01/12/2021

Previously lost Sir Ringo Starr and George Harrison track to be released

15/11/2021

Temptations celebrate 60 years history & release new single

28/09/2021

Never-before-heard John Lennon interviews unearthed during a cleaning spree

Never-before-heard interviews with Beatles legend John Lennon have been unearthed as a result of a cleaning spree during lockdown.

28/09/2021

Dolly Parton joins TikTok

Dolly Parton has joined TikTok and already amassed more than a million likes.

28/09/2021

QUIZ: Guess the Road Songs

We can't wait to get back on the road again! Play this quiz and see if how many you can get right!

22/09/2021

Abba releases a new 'Voyage' album after 40 years!

Check out their two new songs and details on their virtual London concert here.

03/09/2021

Priscilla Presley: I never wanted to leave Elvis Presley alone

02/09/2021

Sir Elton John to release collaborative album next month

The album also sees Elton collaborate with Grammy Award-winning producer Andrew Watt on five of the tracks.

02/09/2021