1. Libertines to Be Paid 'Filthy' Money for Reunion Show in London

    May 02, 2014 11:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following rumors of a  £500 million Oasis reunion , the U.K.'s other golden gods, the Libertines, are reportedly being paid 1 million pounds ($1.68 million US) to perform together at London's Hyde Park on July 5 for the first time since th ...

  2. Libertines to be Paid 'Filthy' £1M for Hyde Park Reunion Show

    May 02, 2014 10:21 AM EDT Following rumors of a  £500 million Oasis reunion , the U.K.'s other golden gods, the Libertines, are reportedly being paid 1 million pounds to perform together at London's Hyde Park on July 5 for the first time since their 2010 appearan ...

  3. Amy Winehouse's Father Says More Posthumous Albums On The Way

    July 06, 2012 11:27 AM EDT Fans of the late Amy Winehouse were treated to a newly released collaboration with rapper Nas on Wednesday, but according to Mitch Winehouse, there is more music to come. In an interview with BBC 6 Music, the late singer's father revealed pla ...

  4. Amy Winehouse Found Dead At Home In London

    July 23, 2011 1:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Amy Winehouse , the beehived soul-jazz diva whose self-destructive habits overshadowed a distinctive musical talent, was found dead Saturday in her London home, police said. She was 27. Photos: Amy Winehouse's Through the Years Winehouse shot t ...

  5. Kate Moss Marries The Kills' Jamie Hince

    July 01, 2011 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Supermodel Kate Moss married Jamie Hince of The Kills Friday in England's Cotswolds region. The bride wore a sleeveless dress by longtime friend John Galliano, the former Christian Dior designer who is currently on trial for spouting racist slu ...

  6. Pete Doherty Jailed Six Months for Cocaine Possession

    May 20, 2011 10:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 Musician Pete Doherty was jailed for six months on Friday after pleading guilty to possession of cocaine, the Press Association reported. The 32-year-old was arrested in January last year by police investigating the suspected overdose death of heire ...

  7. Top 10 Garage Rock Revival Bands: Where Are They Now?

    March 23, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After five long years, the Strokes have returned with "Angles," their fourth album out this week on RCA Records. It marks the comeback of a group whose debut album, 2001's "Is This It," was crucial in the garage rock revival ...

  8. 'X Factor' Winner Earns No. 1 U.K. Christmas Song

    December 20, 2010 9:04 AM EST 0 0 0 T ake That maintained their album chart supremacy on the U.K.'s last sales charts before the holiday, as "Progress" (Polydor/Universal) added 330,000 new sales to take its five-week total to 1.44m. Matt Cardle, who won the Dec. 12 fin ...

  9. Pete Doherty Charged with Cocaine Possession

    September 28, 2010 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 British singer Pete Doherty was charged on Tuesday with possessing cocaine in connection with an inquiry into the suspected overdose death of heiress Robyn Whitehead. The 31-year-old Babyshambles frontman and former partner of supermodel Kate Moss w ...

  10. Reformed Libertines Play Brief Acoustic Set

    April 01, 2010 1:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 U.K. alt. rock band the Libertines marked its official comeback yesterday (Mar. 31) with a characteristically shambolic press conference, which saw singer Pete Doherty chastise a member of the assembled press for "ruining people's lives.&q ...

  11. Reformed Libertines Play Brief Acoustic Set

    March 31, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. alt. rock band the Libertines marked its official comeback earlier today (Mar. 31) with a characteristically shambolic press conference, which saw singer Pete Doherty chastise a member of the assembled press for "ruining people's li ...

  12. Pete Doherty Fined For Bringing Heroin To Court

    January 27, 2010 12:34 PM EST 0 0 0 Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was fined Wednesday for walking into a court last month with heroin in his pocket. The British singer, who has a history of drug arrests and once dated supermodel Kate Moss, was at Gloucester Magistrates' Cour ...

  13. The Daily Noise 1.5.2010 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 1.5.2010 - Billboard.com

    January 05, 2010 4:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Lil Wayne to play Jesus in T-Pain's new animated series, Hole performing in London, Justin Bieber death rumors false, Ke$ha talks about "Animal". Lil Wayne , Courtney Love , Bill Werde , The Daily Noise , Pete Doherty , Fuse , Justin ...

  14. Springsteen, Neil Young, Blur To Headline Glastonbury

    May 26, 2009 5:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Glastonbury, the world's largest green field arts and music festival has shied away from rap and chosen Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen and Blur as its headline acts this year, a return to its guitar-based roots. Hip-hop superstar Jay-Z headlined ...

  15. This Day in Music

    September 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the 2006 Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held in Atlanta. Carey wins top R&B/hip-hop artist in both the overall and female categories, as well as hot R&a 2006 - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the ...

  16. Doherty, M.I.A. Eyed For Ex-Arctic Monkey Project

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty, M.I.A. and Saul Williams are all likely to feature on the forthcoming debut album from Mongrel, the new band from former Arctic Monkeys bassist Andy Nicholson, Billboard.com has learned. Pete Doherty, M.I.A. and Saul Williams are all l ...

  17. Doherty, M.I.A., Williams Team On Mongrel Project

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Pete Doherty, U.K. dance artist M.I.A. and U.S. rapper Saul Williams are all likely to feature on the forthcoming debut album from Mongrel - the new band from former Arctic Monkeys' bassist Andy Nicholson, Billboard.biz has learned. Nicholson ...

  18. Pete Doherty Is Released From London Jail

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty was released from a London jail Tuesday after serving a partial sentence for breaking his probation. Pete Doherty was released from a London jail Tuesday after serving a partial sentence for breaking his probation. The Babyshambles fron ...

  19. Pete Doherty Gets 14 Weeks In Jail

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was jailed today (April 8) for 14 weeks for breaching terms of his probation, his record label said. Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was jailed today (April 8) for 14 weeks for breaching terms of his probation, ...

  20. Pete Doherty Jailed For 14 Weeks

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rock star Pete Doherty was jailed on Tuesday for 14 weeks for breaching terms of his probation, his record label said. Parlophone Records said the Babyshambles frontman's show at the Royal Albert Hall scheduled for April 26 would have to be p ...

  21. Arctic Monkeys Dominate NME Awards

    February 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Arctic Monkeys dominated the NME music awards tonight (Feb. 28) in London by scooping the best British band, best track and best video prizes. The Arctic Monkeys dominated the NME music awards tonight (Feb. 28) in London by scooping the best Bri ...

  22. Doherty Gets Four-Month Suspended Sentence

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty was handed a suspended four-month jail sentence today (Oct. 26) for a series of drug and driving offenses. Pete Doherty was handed a suspended four-month jail sentence today (Oct. 26) for a series of drug and driving offenses. The 28-ye ...

  23. Springsteen Scores Seventh U.K. Chart-Topper

    October 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen racked up his seventh U.K. No. 1 album yesterday (Oct. 7) with "Magic" (Columbia), while the Sugababes started a second week atop the British singles chart with "About You Now" (Univ Bruce Springsteen racked up ...

  24. Kingston, Blunt Rule On U.K. Charts

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As Sean Kingston's "Beautiful Girls" (Beluga Heights/Epic) bagged a fourth week atop the U.K. singles chart, there was an instant No. 1 on the album survey for James Blunt's "All the Lost Souls" (Cust As Sean Kingston&# ...

  25. This Day in Music

    September 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the 2006 Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held in Atlanta. Carey wins top R&B/hip-hop artist in both the overall and female categories, as well as hot R&a 2006 - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the ...

  26. Pete Doherty Goes Free On Technicality

    August 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty was released today (Aug. 21) without being charged with breaching his bail conditions after authorities failed to get him to court on time. Doherty, who has been undergoing court-ordered Pete Doherty was released today (Aug. 21) without ...

  27. Pete Doherty Arrested After V Festival

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty was arrested early this morning (Aug. 20) on suspicion of drugs possession, a police source said. Doherty, 28, was arrested with a man and a woman after being stopped in a car in Tower Ha Pete Doherty was arrested early this morning (Au ...

  28. Doherty Told To Stay Drug Free Or Face Jail

    August 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Baybshambles frontman Pete Doherty was told he faced a jail sentence next month if he failed to demonstrate he was trying to kick his drug habit. Baybshambles frontman Pete Doherty was told he faced a jail sentence next month if he failed to demonst ...

  29. Pete Doherty Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge

    July 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty pleaded guilty to a drug charge today (July 3) in London after arriving so late the judge had issued an arrest warrant. District Judge Davinder Lachhar warned Doherty that he had one last Pete Doherty pleaded guilty to a drug charge tod ...

  30. Doherty: 'A Lot Has Changed In The Past Week'

    April 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty says people close to him want him to kick his addiction to drugs. "The people I'm closest to have had enough. They've said it's drugs or them," the Babyshambles frontman said today (April Pete Doherty says peopl ...

  31. Garage Rock

    March 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Our Coolest Song in the World comes generally from two categories: contemporary garage rock (traditional rock'n'roll) and songs that transcend all categories and exist under the fringe of our as-inclu Our Coolest Song in the World comes ge ...

  32. Spokesperson: Moss, Doherty Not Married

    January 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A spokesman for Kate Moss denied reports the supermodel and rocker Pete Doherty had tied the knot during a candlelit Buddhist ceremony in Thailand on New Year's Day. Stuart Higgins said Moss, 32, was A spokesman for Kate Moss denied reports the ...

  33. Pete Doherty Fined On Drug Charges

    December 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pete Doherty smiled and hugged fans outside court today (Dec. 4) after a judge ruled he will not serve jail time for possession of drugs including heroin and crack cocaine. Pete Doherty smiled and hugged fans outside court today (Dec. 4) after a jud ...

  34. Doherty Released After Another Drug Bust

    November 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was released on bail today (Nov. 19) in London after he was arrested on suspicion of possessing crack cocaine, police said. The on-off boyfriend of supermodel Kate M Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was released ...

  35. Doherty Fined For Assaulting Journalist

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A London court today (Nov. 8) fined Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty $1,400 for assaulting a British Broadcasting Corp. journalist earlier this year. A London court today (Nov. 8) fined Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty $1,400 for assaulting a Br ...

  36. 45OnTV

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 6-12, 2006. MONDAY, NOV. 6 "Imus in the Morning," MSNBC Featured artist(s): Delbert McClinton. "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Sugarland, Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora (also sched ...

  37. Dutch DJ Le Grande, Girls Aloud Rule U.K. Charts

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dutch "superstar DJ" Fedde Le Grande has the U.K.'s new No. 1 single after rising from last week's No. 2 entry with "Put Your Hands Up for Detroit" (Data). On the album chart, pop oufit Girls Aloud de Dutch "supers ...

  38. This Day in Music

    September 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Alan Jackson and his wife, Denise, lead 2,300 motorcyclists on a charity ride in Nashville. Jackson is grand marshal for Rolling Titan Thunder 3, benefiting the Chris Sanders Foundation 2003 - The Recording Industry Associa ...

  39. Doherty Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

    August 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Musician Pete Doherty pleaded guilty today (Aug. 18) in London to five counts of possessing drugs, including heroin, cannabis and crack cocaine. Musician Pete Doherty pleaded guilty today (Aug. 18) in London to five counts of possessing drugs, inclu ...

  40. Underground Garage

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Little Steven's Underground Garage column, produced exclusively for Billboard. The charts are a combination of airplay from the Underground Garage format and coolness. SORRY! Got carried away with the wild and wonderful Beatles show in Las Vega ...

  41. Doherty's Diaries Heading To Bookstores

    June 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty's intimate journals detailing his music career, battle with drugs and brief, turbulent relationship with Kate Moss will be published next year. Pete Doherty's intimate journals detailing his music career, battle with drugs and ...

  42. Pete Doherty Fined For Cocaine Use

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Doherty was fined $1,900 after police found traces of cocaine in his blood following a performance by his rock band at the Hultsfred music festival in Sweden. Pete Doherty was fined $1,900 after police found traces of cocaine in his blood follo ...

  43. Pete Doherty In Rehab In Portugal

    June 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Troubled British rocker Pete Doherty has checked himself into a detox clinic in Portugal, his lawyer told a London court today (June 9). Troubled British rocker Pete Doherty has checked himself into a detox clinic in Portugal, his lawyer told a Lond ...

  44. Doherty Arrested After Drugs Photos

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 British rock singer Pete Doherty was arrested Saturday after a police investigation into a tabloid photo which the paper said showed him injecting drugs into a female fan's arm as she lay unconscious. British rock singer Pete Doherty was arrest ...

  45. Report: Doherty Arrested After Court Date

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was arrested today (April 20) in London, hours after a court appearance on drug possession, according to media reports. Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty was arrested today (April 20) in London, hours after a cour ...

  46. Doherty Pleads Guilty, Kicks Reporter

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Moments after pleading guilty to seven drug charges in a London court this morning (March 23), troubled rocker Pete Doherty lashed out at reporters covering the appearance and kicked one in the arm. Moments after pleading guilty to seven drug charge ...

  47. Doherty Breezes Through Court Appearance

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty breezed through a review today (March 8) in London of his sentence for possessing hard drugs, despite twice failing drug tests last month. Babyshambles frontman Pete Doherty breezed through a review today (March 8) ...

  48. Pete Doherty Arrested Again In England

    February 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Babyshambles singer Pete Doherty has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a car and possessing illegal class A drugs, a police source said today (Feb. 28). Babyshambles singer Pete Doherty has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a car and posse ...

  49. Doherty Sentenced To Community Service

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Babyshambles/Libertines principal Pete Doherty was sentenced to 12 months of community service today (Feb. 8) in London for possessing drugs. Doherty pleaded guilty to the offense on Jan. 27. Babyshambles/Libertines principal Pete Doherty was senten ...

  50. BABYSHAMBLES, "Down in Albion"

    February 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pete Doherty's truth-in-advertising act Babyshambles sounds just like what one might expect from a drug-addled spin-off project: an erratic mix of messy ambition and indifferent sloppiness that sounds The Libertines were one of those bands so s ...

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