Roger Daltrey's throat infection has led the Who to cancel its London dates. The band was slated to perform at the O2 Arena on December 17 and 18. Those shows have been moved to March 22 and March 23 to allow Daltrey to recover and rest his voice. A statement from the band explained, "The band and their management wish to sincerely apologise to all ticket holders."
Bill Withers may be performing at his induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April. The 76-year-old crooner, who has not released a new album since 1985, and who is principally known for his hits "Lean On Me," "Use Me," "Just The Two of Us" and "Ain't No Sunshine," has not officially confirmed that he will play at the ceremony.
Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band took to the stage of the Late Show With David Letterman to perform the track "All Of the Roads" earlier this week. In addition to performing the track, taken off of his Ride Out album, Seger sat down with show host David Letterman to discuss a number of topics.
AC/DC has already sold out their Wembley Stadium concert scheduled for next summer with all 72,500 tickets selling in under 60 minutes. The band will play Wembley as part of three United Kingdom dates in London, Glasgow and Dublin next year. They will also play Glasgow's Hampden Park on June 28 and Aviva Stadium in Dublin on July 1.
Charlie Sheen is set to reprise his role from 1986's "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" for an upcoming episode of the "The Goldbergs." According to People, Sheen will be paying homage to his "Boy in the Police Station" character from the 1986 classic in an upcoming episode of ABC's "The Goldbergs," which is set to air in early 2015. The episode will follow Barry (Troy Gentile) as he fakes being sick.
HBO has released the first trailer for "Game of Thrones" season five. The clip features Bran, although, according to the Huffington Post, the character will not feature in the fifth iteration of the series. The trailer also features Arya holding a needle, which may refer to the House of Black and White she visits in the books.
Luke Bryan was the top touring country act of 2014 according to Billboard, who recently released their Top 25 Tours list of 2014. Bryan placed number 14 on the list with $61,910,170 in revenue over 72 shows counted. Fellow country star George Strait places number 16 with his Cowboy Rides Away Tour.
Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has opened up on the band's upcoming album, saying that it's "shaping up good." Speaking with Rolling Stone, the stick man said that the group is headed in a new and exciting direction. "We've got lots of songs and we're working with an unnamed producer who is really challenging us to find new ways to come up with new music," he said.
Lorde was one of the most googled musicians in 2014. The "Royals" singer was the second most searched artist on Google this year, placed behind only Iggy Azalea. She topped Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor and Solange Knowles, who rounded out the top five. The data is part of Google's annual Year in Search report.
Former R.E.M. front man Michael Stipe says he is sure to return to singing at some point in the future. The confession came during a recent interview with CBS This Morning: Saturday's Anthony Mason and Stipe says that he's not exactly sure when it will happen again.
Nicki Minaj is rumored to be romantically linked to Meek Mill, but, during a Monday appearance on Power 106, the rapper said that the two are just friends. "We're friends. He's dope. Shout out to him," said Nicki. "The kid is very busy. I wished him well," she added, regarding the five months that Meek spent in jail. "I hated that he was in jail . . ."
Little Big Town have announced that they will be extending their Pain Killer tour into next year. After wrapping up the 2014 leg of the tour in Rockford, Illinois, on December 13, the band will hit the road again in March for the new string of recently announced dates, beginning March 5 in Savannah, Georgia, and continuing until March 28 with a show in Enid, Oklahoma.
Ne-Yo has released the lyric video for "Coming with You," a cut from his upcoming sixth studio album, Non-Fiction. On the dancey cut, Ne addresses his special lady. "Baby girl, it's you that I want / And all I know is I'm not leaving here alone." Ne-Yo also released "Religious," a cut fans can obtain by pre-ordering his album on iTunes.
Kacey Musgraves has added nine new dates to her Same Tour, Different Trailer tour. The new dates kick off on February 12 in Norfolk (VA) and continue with shows in Durham (NC), Baltimore (MD), Madison (WI), Minneapolis (MN), Milwaukee (WI), Louisville (KY), and Knoxville (TN), before wrapping up on February 28 in Richmond (VA).
Beyoncé, Jay Z and Timbaland have been sued by a Hungarian singer called Mitsou for allegedly illegally sampling her voice for the song "Drunk in Love." "Mitsou's incredible voice is widely considered unique and ethereal, and since the 1990s, she has been in high demand for countless international collaborations as a featured guest singer," reads a document.