Jamie Cullum

  1. Jay-Z's ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’ Opens At British Chart Summit

    July 15, 2013 5:39 AM EDT Jay-Z landed his first solo No. 1 album on the U.K. charts yesterday (July 14) as “Magna Carta Holy Grail” (Roc Nation/Universal) debuted at the top. Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” (Interscope/Universal), featuring TI and Pharrell Williams, cli ...

  2. Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories' Is New No. 1 in the U.K. with Big Opening Sales

    May 27, 2013 11:52 AM EDT Daft Punk’s 'Random Access Memories' (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment) made its expected powerful debut on the U.K. album chart Sunday (May 26), becoming the fastest-selling artist set of the year to date with opening sales of 165,00 ...

  3. Live Nation, Starwood Bring OneRepublic, Gavin DeGraw, Imagine Dragons To Exclusive Hotel Shows

    April 05, 2013 10:59 AM EDT Jamie Cullum performing at a Starwood/Live Nation event in May 2012. (Photo: Ryan Troy/Red Eye Productions) Bands and hotels used to be synonymous with trashed rooms and debaucherous partying, the kinds of behavior that could get an artist banne ...

  4. Bubbling Under: 'Next' Up for Emeli Sande: U.S. Success

    May 18, 2012 11:45 AM EDT Having topped the UK Albums Chart for two weeks in March with her debut set, Our Version of Events , Emeli Sande is making inroads on U.S. radio with her maiden stateside single, "Next to Me" (Capitol). The soulful track, which reached N ...

  5. Charlotte Church Snags Finance Deal For Comeback

    March 12, 2010 12:00 AM EST Charlotte Church has agreed a £2 million ($3 million) investment deal with Power Amp Music, the London-based music fund manager, to support the recording of her new album and comeback. Church, a former child classical crossover artist who later mo ...

  6. VidZone Tops 200 Million Music Video Streams

    December 24, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) says that its music video service VidZone has delivered more than 200 milllion videos via PlayStation 3, during the streaming service's first six months of operations. More than 2 million people have ...

  7. Bacharach Opens Electric Proms

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Veteran songwriter Burt Bacharach launched the five-day BBC Electric Proms series at the Roundhouse venue in Camden, north London, with a set packed with classic hits and featuring guest stars. The 80-year-old composer performed at the piano along ...

  8. Royal Honors For Kylie, Parkinson

    December 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue, veteran British broadcaster Michael Parkinson and Beggars Group chairman Martin Mills are among the music industry names on Queen Elizabeth II's New Year's Honours list. The list, based on recommendat ...

  9. Pianist Cullum Sets Gold Standard In U.K.

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/pianist Jamie Cullum was among the honorees at the annual Gold Badge Awards ceremony today (Oct. 24), held in London and organized by the British Academy of Composers & Songwriters (BACS). The annual event, now in its 34th year, pays tr ...

  10. Jazz Acts Line Up For Indonesian Fest

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST More than two dozen international artists will gather in the Indonesian capital March 2-4 for the third annual Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival, billed as Asia's biggest-ever jazz event. Acts scheduled to perform at the event include ...

  11. The Beat

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Usher grabs the spotlight but also shares the stage with artists like Kanye West and Jamie Cullum. Read Melinda Newman's column. Usher grabs the spotlight but also shares the stage with artists like Kanye West and Jamie Cullum. Read Melinda N ...