Lorde, Zara Larsson, Clean Bandit and Sean Paul will all be having a singsong as part of Radio 1’s Big Weekend thing in Hull, it’s been announced. The full lineup (we already knew Katy Perry, Little Mix, Stormzy and Kings Of Leon were involved) has been slowly read out on …

Song of the week:Zara Larsson — ‘Only You’Unfortunately the Zara album’s an overcooked mess but ‘Only You’ hits the bullseye and strikes a mesmerising balance between ‘Lush Life’ and the elegant, pensive pop of her 2014 debut album ‘1’. Wrong of the week:Feist — ‘Pleasure’We can only assume this is a joke. Additional …

In this week’s new releases, or at least the ones that have popped up on Spotify: M.O continue to knock around and, as you’d expect by now, their new song is a good one. Obviously we would normally have included the new Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik song, but that …

In this week’s new releases, or at least the ones that have popped up on Spotify: Little Mix‘s ‘Nothing Else Matters’ sounds like a cross between ABBA and Carly Rae Jepsen. The verses seem like they’re half-finished but bloody hell, the chorus is just what 2016 needed. Betty Who‘s flung herself headfirst into the …