Rita Ora’s coming out of semi-pop-retirement and will release her new single ‘Your Song’ on May 26, ie in two weeks’ time. Like all Number One singles is was written with Steve Mac; Ed Sheeran was also present. “Your Song has everything I wanted to express: it’s a song that’s …

Joe Jonas, Will Young and Bebe Rexha are all set to appear as guest judges on BBC One’s new TV singing competition, Pitch Battle. Seal and Chaka Khan will be on it at some point too. One of the main judges, meanwhile, is ‘Blindfold Me’ hitmaker Kelis, because, well, why not. …

Carly Rae Jepsen, humanity’s only hope, last night won an MTV Movie and TV award for her searing performance in last year’s Grease: Live. Jeppo was honoured for her ensemble work during ‘You’re The One That I Want’, which was deemed Best Musical Moment, beating Justin Timberlake’s ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling!’ and a …

Ryan Tedder – who, as well as being in a band, also writes songs for other people but rarely gets asked about it – has been working with Selena Gomez on “a very, very, very heartfelt goose-bumpy mid-tempo”. Having a chat to Access Hollywood about, well songwriting for other people, he …

‘Even If I’m Loud It Doesn’t Mean I’m Talking to You’ hitmaker Tove Styrke has started ‘teasing’ her new single ‘Say My Name’ via various different social media outlets. Here are some of the lyrics via Twitter: SIX #SayMyName pic.twitter.com/ke1SnLxTIc — Tove Styrke (@tovestyrke) April 22, 2017 While here’s a …