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Philippine crime lord builds music studio in prison, enjoys iTunes success

Crime lord Herbert Colanggo decided he didn't need to wait for his release from prison to put out an album and become a singer. He could just do it from behind bars.

So Colanggo bribed...

Aliff Aziz says 2014 has been the worst year of his life

He calls 2014 the worst year of his life.

Singaporean singer Aliff Aziz cannot seem to keep out of trouble, after getting embroiled in several controversies that have cemented his "bad boy...

Anuar Zain fulfils blogger's dying wish with new song

Before blogger Dalilah Tamrin lost her life to cancer in 2010, one of the dreams she had was for popular Malaysian singer Anuar Zain to sing a song she penned.

It was a special request...

Women shouldn't wear jeans, says Indian music legend

Music legend KJ Yesudas' controversial remarks - that women should not wear jeans as it goes against Indian culture - has sparked outrage.

"Women shouldn't wear jeans and display themselves...

A life-size bronze statue of Amy Winehouse was unveiled in London on Sunday to mark what would have been the British singer-songwriter’s 31st birthday.

British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse's statue unveiled in London

British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse died in 2011 of alcohol poisoning, after struggling with addictions to drugs and booze.

She would have turned 31 yesterday (Sept 14).

As a...

Japanese pop singer Aska was indicted for possession and use of banned drugs.

Japanese singer Aska guilty of drug use

Japanese pop star Aska was convicted on Friday of using illegal drugs in his apartment in Tokyo.

He was handed a suspended jail sentence.

Aska, who is part of the popular music duo...

Nude video fallout: Thai Air Force to punish its men

The Royal Thai Air Force confirmed yesterday (Sept 9) that a video which showed a nude female singer singing and teasing men in uniform was real.

Top brass said they will take disciplinary...

Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to misdemeanor assault and told a court he was sorry for breaking the nose of a fan.

Chris Brown pleads guilty to punching fan for photo-bombing

Grammy-winning singer Chris Brown pleaded guilty to assault on Tuesday.

His misdeed this time: Breaking the nose of a fan, after the man tried to thrust himself, uninvited, into a picture...

Robert Pattinson's sister wows Simon Cowell in audition

Twilight actor Robert Pattinson’s older sister is adamant on taking a bite at fame and success when she appeared at closed-door auditions for The X Factor U.K.

Lizzy Pattinson, 31, has...

Canadian singer tops iTunes chart and it's not Bieber

He spent years working on his Vinebox (his personal channel). The 15-year-old singer-songwriter is famed for uploading clips of his...