Song of the week:Steps — ‘Scared Of The Dark’You’d have to be a total cloth-eared wanker to get to the end of ‘Scared Of The Dark’ and not think “fair play, that’s a pretty good song”. This is a song so majestic that it pulls off a modern day pop miracle: bringing the …

Shouting acrobat P’!’nk, Beyoncé’s husband Jay’-‘Z, ‘Army’ hitmaker Ellie Goulding and some other pop people are all playing a selection of songs at this August’s V Festival. Busted, Craig David, Jason Derulo, Raye, Clean Bandit, Anne-Marie, Jess Glynne (OF COURSE), The Vamps, etc etc etc will all be there too, don’t …

Both singing thinkpiece Taylor Swift and air aerobics experimentalist P’!’nk are working with Max Martin and Shellback on their respective new albums. We know this to be true because Justin Timberlake told us* (*an audience at the Songwriters Hall of Fame, as quoted by Billboard) using words constructed into sentences. …