Cliff Richard

  1. David Guetta Shines Atop U.K. Chart With 'Lovers On The Sun'

    August 25, 2014 6:01 AM EDT David Guetta is No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart for the fifth time as a lead artist, after debuting at the summit yesterday (Aug. 24) with “Lovers On The Sun” (Parlophone/Warner Music), featuring Sam Martin . Ed Sheeran’s eight-week run atop the a ...

  2. Cliff Richard's House Searched in Sex Assault Investigation

    August 15, 2014 12:02 AM EDT British police said Thursday they are searching a house believed to belong to veteran singer Cliff Richard in connection with sexual allegations dating back to the 1980s. South Yorkshire Police said eight officers gained entry to the house in Berk ...

  3. Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith Top U.K. Charts

    June 09, 2014 8:50 AM EDT Ed Sheeran has scored his first U.K. No. 1 single, debuting at the top of the new chart published by the Official Charts Company on Sunday (June 8) with “Sing” (Asylum/Warner Music). Sam Smith started a second week at the album chart summit with “ ...

  4. Lady Gaga’s 'ARTPOP' Has No. 1 UK Album, Martin Garrix Has Top Single

    November 18, 2013 4:34 AM EST Lady Gaga’s “ARTPOP” (Interscope/Universal) became her third U.K. No. 1 album Sunday (Nov. 17), as 17-year-old, Dutch-born Martin Garrix became the second DJ in a row, after Storm Queen, to debut at the singles chart summit, with “Animals” (Posi ...

  5. Cliff Richard, Legendary British Singer, to Release 100th Album

    September 05, 2013 11:20 PM EDT British pop singer Cliff Richard, who will turn 73 next month, plans to release his 100th album in November. "The Fabulous Rock 'n' Roll Songbook" is set to come out on Nov. 11. With more than 22 million singles sold in Brita ...

  6. Simon Darlow, Songwriter for Grace Jones, Shirley Bassey, Named Chairman of U.K. Rights Org BASCA

    February 28, 2013 5:00 AM EST U.K. songwriters’ body BASCA (the British Association of Songwriters, Composers & Authors) has announced the appointment of composer, musician and arranger Simon Darlow as its new chairman. Darlow, 52, has a long list of song credits including ...

  7. Robbie Williams Tops UK Singles Chart, Calvin Harris Has No. 1 Album

    November 05, 2012 6:13 AM EST Robbie Williams scored his first U.K. No. 1 single for eight years yesterday with "Candy" (Universal Island) to move into joint second place with Gary Barlow and Cliff Richard on 14 chart-toppers, behind only the four members of the Beat ...

  8. FAQ on Approval of Universal Music - EMI Deal

    September 21, 2012 1:50 PM EDT As Universal Music Group's acquisition of EMI Music's recorded music division today received approval from both European and U.S. regulators , details have emerged about the exact steps Universal must take to win European Commission supp ...

  9. Cliff Richard Turns To Jazz To Mark 70th

    March 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST Veteran British singer Cliff Richard will mark his 70th birthday with the release of an album of jazz and swing music. The evergreen performer, a chart topper before the Beatles arrived who has sold an estimated 250 million records over more than ...

  10. Sell-Out Tour Drives Cliff Richard Album Sales

    October 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Evergreen British pop star Sir Cliff Richard - who turns 69 today (Oct. 14) - and his band the Shadows have moved almost 80,000 albums in three weeks, during their 50th anniversary farewell tour. Live Nation says the tour has shifted 230,000 ticke ...

  11. Cliff Richard 'Reunited' On Record With Shadows

    August 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Cliff Richard, the most-charted British artist in the history of the U.K. singles survey, is reuniting with his original group the Shadows for their first album together in more than 30 years. "Reunited," which consists of newly-recorded ...

  12. Cliff Richard Boosts U.K. Physical Singles Sales

    September 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT British pop veteran Cliff Richard has scored a landmark physical singles sale as he celebrates 50 years on the chart. Although the first week tally for "Thank You for a Lifetime" (EMI) -- 31,765 CD singles in a total sale of 33,376, acco ...

  13. Cliff Richard Backs Price-Cut Download Approach

    October 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Cliff Richard, the British pop music icon who has had more hits than any other U.K. singer, is hoping to break some new records. The veteran singer's company the Cliff Richard Organisation is teaming with EMI Music to launch a novel pre-relea ...

  14. Stones, Queen, Robbie Among U.K. Hall Of Famers

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michael Jackson and Robbie Williams were chosen by fans to be inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame at the inaugural ceremony tonight (Nov. 11) at London' Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, ...

  15. Stones, Queen, Robbie Among U.K. Hall Of Famers

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michael Jackson and Robbie Williams were chosen by fans to be inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame at the inaugural ceremony tonight (Nov. 11) at London' Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, ...

  16. Global Pulse

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Cliff Richard's first project under a new multi-album deal with Decca/Universal arrives. Read Tom Ferguson's column. Cliff Richard's first project under a new multi-album deal with Decca/Universal arrives. Read Tom Ferguson's c ...