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'CPR saved my life' - Shakin' Stevens
Shakin' Stevens goes back to his old school in Cardiff to help pupils learn CPR.
Lloyd Webber to retire from Lords
The composer will be stepping down at midnight after 20 years as a Conservative peer.
Sex exploitation 'rife in music industry'
Music manager Sarah Bowden says she was once sacked after refusing to sleep with a colleague.
Why does the sun look red?
What has caused the red-looking sun reported across parts of England?
Big Shaq v Roadman Shaq: The diss track
The former NBA star says "there's only one Big Shaq" after releasing the track on SoundCloud.
Ed Sheeran injury puts concerts at risk
Pop star Ed Sheeran has injured his arm in a "bicycle accident".
'Tis the season to be... Sia!
Australian singer-songwriter Sia announces she's releasing a Christmas album.
Cher to appear in Mamma Mia sequel
The singer will return to the screen in the sequel to the Abba movie musical.
Ed Sheeran breaks arm in cycle accident
The pop star's tour dates could be in jeopardy after he has "a bit of a bicycle accident".
Shaky helps teach CPR at old school
The Cardiff singer, who survived a cardiac arrest, said his partner saved his life by doing CPR.
Singer Almond 'sorry' for gig outburst
A man and woman in the front row were apparently singled out by the singer.
Manson recalls 'excruciating' accident
The star speaks for the first time about the stage accident that left him with several broken bones.
Sex exploitation 'rife in music industry'
Music manager Sarah Bowden said she had once been sacked after refusing to sleep with a manager.
How do we forecast the weather?
How do we forecast the weather? BBC meteorologist Simon King explains how we crunch billions of pieces of data to produce a daily weather forecast.
James Corden apologises for Weinstein jokes
The Late Late Show host says sorry after facing a backlash for a series of gags about the Hollywood producer.
Game of Thrones star to marry
Sophie Turner, who plays Sansa Stark, and US singer Joe Jonas are engaged.
Paolo Nutini scholarship announced
The University of the West of Scotland plans a songwriting scholarship backed by the Paisley singer.
James Corden criticised for Harvey Weinstein joke
James Corden is criticised for a series of jokes he made about Harvey Weinstein.
Bryn Terfel Scholarship winner named
He will receive £4,000 towards developing his talent.
Ozzy's guitar raises money for hospice
The Black Sabbath singer and his wife Sharon donated the LAG Tramontane guitar.
Nelly's rape accuser will not testify
A college student who accused Nelly of rape has asked police to stop their investigation.
Mining heritage remembered in new album
The band Public Service Broadcasting tells the story of Wales' coal mining industry.
Album to remember coal mining heritage
The band Public Service Broadcasting tells the story of Wales' coal mining industry.
Shape of You goes five times platinum
The single is now up there with Candle in the Wind '97 and Do They Know It's Christmas.
Liam Gallagher at number one on his own
The Oasis singer's debut solo album sells 103,000 copies in a single week.
A crash course in Netflix's Riverdale
As the second series starts this week, here's what you should know about Netflix's hit dark drama.
Why Khalid loves Fleetwood Mac
The 19-year-old from Texas explains why his musical influence is a group that formed 30 years before he was even born.
Royal National Mòd gets under way
Scotland's biggest celebration of Gaelic culture is taking place in Fort William, with 3,600 participants.
Mick Fleetwood: 'I'm not a good drummer'
The Fleetwood Mac star on the band's early days, and why he can't play the same rhythm twice.
Six battle for Bryn Terfel Scholarship
The winner of the scholarship will receive £4,000 towards developing their talent.
Liam Gallagher 'the voice of Remain'
The Oasis frontman is getting praised online for his comments about the UK leaving the European Union.
Line-up unveiled for BBC's new pop show
Liam Payne, Liam Gallagher and Foo Fighters will all appear on Sounds Like Friday Night.
The best lines in Eminem's Trump takedown
The rapper delivered an explosive four-minute tirade against the president at Tuesday's BET Awards.
Cancelled Cornbury festival to return
The organiser of Oxfordshire's Cornbury Music Festival announces the event will be back next year.
Beck: My last album won Kanye over
Colors singer bears no Grammy grudges with rapper ahead of new album release.

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