Sam Smith: no more tears on the dancefloor

Track of the week: Too Good At Goodbyes by Sam Smith  Look, it was never going to be a banger, was it? But we’ve moved on from crying into your g(...)

Justin Bieber

TRACK OF THE WEEK Justin Bieber with Bloodpop - Friends You know what they say. Never trust Greeks bearing gifts, and never trust an ex who calls up(...)

In all there are eight men’s and eight women’s matches played at Wimbledon on Monday.

If Wimbledon ever had a moving day, this is it. The top four male players in the world, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and a resurgent Raf(...)

U2 in Berlin. For many ‘Achtung Baby’ is the band’s finest moment, so an accusation of plagiarism could threaten to undermine the album’s – and the band’s – credentials

“Every artist is a cannibal, every poet is a thief,” sings Bono on U2’s 1991 hit The Fly. That assertion is about to be tested in a New York court. A(...)

Banana skin: Thalia Heffernan leaves Dancing with the Stars in week four. Photograph: RTE

Week four of RTE’s Dancing with the Stars and our couples are celebrating iconic moments from the silver screen, like that time Indiana Jones defeated(...)

Sam Smith was shot twice when he answered a knock on the door where he was living at Carroll Drive, Cranmore, Sligo, on December 30th, 2005. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The mother of a 23-year-old Sligo man who was shot dead on his sister’s doorstep almost 11 years ago has appealed to the killer to give himself up. (...)

Section Boyz attend the 21st Mobo Awards at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro.  Photograph:  Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Earlier this week, the Brits Voting Academy announced that it would be giving its voting system a makeover to promote diversity in the acts nominated (...)

An  Aston Martin DB10 from the James Bond film Spectre. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

It’s a price tag that could leave you a little shaken, but not stirred. An Aston Martin DB10 car designed for the latest James Bond film Spectre has s(...)

If the only exposure you’ve had to Josef Salvat has been via his cover of Rihanna’s pop smash Diamonds, you may be pleasantly surprised by his ful(...)

We’ve been here before. Young man, tender falsetto, atmospheric, late-night minimalist electronica? James Blake has a lot to answer for. The stake(...)