On pop, etc

Interviews with pop stars*

*ordered by Facebook likes…

Black Eyed Peas: 2015 & 2012

50 Cent



Ellie Goulding

Jayden and Willow Smith (plus a truly bonkers press conference)

Taio Cruz

Fifth Harmony

The Script: 2016, 2013, 2011

The Vamps

James Blunt

Adam Lambert (+ a teaser)

Julio Iglesias

Olly Murs

The Fray

Duran Duran


Mike Posner (& a spin-off)


A Tribe Called Quest’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad


Il Divo

Peter Andre

Natasha Bedingfield

UB40 vs UB40 (Reunited) (plus a Q&A, and Astro, again…)

Paolo Nutini

Jasmine Thompson

Quincy Jones: 2016, 2014, 2011… + on Prince

Mark Ronson: 2015 &… 2015

RedOne – alone and unguarded

Boy George

Kool & the Gang: Nine nuggets to know


Craig David: 2015, 2012

Lea Makhoul

Jess Glynne

Ella Henderson

Spandau Ballet

Kate Nash

Katie Melua


Rebecca Ferguson

Pras Michel of The Fugees

Karl Wolf

DJ Jazzy Jeff

Natalia Kills

Sophie Ellis-Bextor

Eva Simons

The 5

Scouting for Girls

Engelbert Humperdinck

G.R.L. – playing through the tears


Jonas Blue


Bastian Bakker

The Streets’s Mike Skinner

Anthony Touma *

Danny Howard


Jazzie B of Soul II Soul

Deacon Blue

The Wailers



Adele’s 25: Track by track first listen  /  Prince: HitnRun Phase One  /  Daft Punk: Random Access Memories  /  John Legend: Darkness and Light  /  Kelly Clarkson: Piece by Piece  /  /  Rudimental: We the Generation  /  Jessie J: Sweet Talker  /  Jack Garratt: Phase  /  Ellie Goulding: Delirium  /  Major Lazer: Peace is the Mission


And finally…

The day Ed Sheeran sang just for me (really)

Pharell: The man with the midas touch

Gotye: The anatomy of a hit

Beyoncé and The Lion King

Holiday albums: The good, the bad, the ugly…

‘Musical paralysis’: Why people stop listening to new music at 27