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Father of young Ariana Grande fans pens heartfelt letter to singer following Manchester attack

"You are no more responsible for the actions of an insane coward who committed an evil act in your proximity."

Ariana Grande suspends tour after Manchester bombing, 'no further comment at this time' on NZ show

The star is said to be "broken" after the bombing at her Manchester Arena show.

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The music world is in shock at the death of Cornell at 52.

Chris Cornell privately cremated in Hollywood - but fans can visit his grave site this weekend

The 52-year-old was found hanged in his hotel room after a show in Detroit last week.

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You know the 'big red chair' part of the show? Well, this one was incredible.

Ed Sheeran could add even more shows to his New Zealand tour

Promoters say they're in discussions with the UK pop star's team about the possibility of additional shows.

'I want to inspire other kids' - Kiwi teen on Voice Australia opens up about 'rough' upbringing

Hoseah Partsch, 17, said there often wasn't food on the table growing up.

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The mural, which faces a cemetary, depicts the rock star, who was known as the voice of Soundgarden and Audioslave.

Artist paints incredible Chris Cornell tribute mural on Auckland Rockshop's wall

Cornell joins David Bowie, Leonard Cohen and Prince who have all been depicted by Paul Walsh.

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Consumer NZ boss Sue Chetwin paints a bleak picture of how ticket scalpers are exploiting Ed Sheeran fans.

Sold out! Ed Sheeran's five NZ concerts sell out lightning fast

The shows in Auckland and Dunedin sold out in under two hours after going on sale today.

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The popular singer is inspiring young Kiwis through his work with Youthline.

'It pulled me down' - Stan Walker using memories of childhood physical and sexual abuse to help inspire the next generation

The popular singer is using his own experiences to inspire young Kiwis through his work with Youthline.

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The biggest names in music gathered in Las Vegas, including New Zealand's own songbird.

Lorde and Ed Sheeran steal the spotlight at Billboard Music Awards

The biggest names in music gathered in Las Vegas, including New Zealand's own songbird.

Watch: Celine Dion performs emotional rendition of My Heart Will Go On for Titanic's 20th anniversary

The Canadian songstress rolled back the years by performing the iconic hit from Titanic.

Video: Stunning Lorde transforms Billboard Awards into private karaoke room

The Kiwi singer performed her hit Green Light from her upcoming album Melodrama at today’s Billboard Music Awards.

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Cornell was found dead in a bathroom, hours after a concert in Detroit.

'He loved our children and he would not hurt them' - family of musician Chris Cornell dispute cause of his death

His wife today disputed "inferences" that the rocker killed himself in a Detroit hotel room.

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Director Carolyn Robinson's third music video introduces you to Neil MacLeod, a hugely talented pianist and songwriter.

Listen: Christchurch's young piano man will send shivers down your spine

Director Carolyn Robinson's third music video introduces you to Neil MacLeod, a hugely talented pianist and songwriter.

Watch: Chris Cornell laughs and jokes with the crowd at Detroit concert – but something not right

Reports have emerged that rocker Chris Cornell seemed to be not "mentally present" during his final show.

Watch: Chris Cornell's last ever song featuring lyrics about death and mortality

In the Soundgarden/Led Zeppelin mashup, Cornell sang about dying and being taken into heaven. He was found dead in his hotel room after the show.

Soundgarden and Audioslave rocker Chris Cornell takes his own life, aged 52

With his powerful, nearly four-octave vocal range, Cornell was one of the leading voices of the 1990s grunge movement.

Ticket scalpers profiting from pre-sale Ed Sheeran tickets

Want to pay over $650 more for a ticket than the initial price on Ticketmaster?

Video: 'Do I have to drink the big drink?' Lorde explains a yardie in Rolling Stone interview

The 20-year-old Kiwi talked to Rolling Stone about mourning her teen years and adulthood.

Kiwi hip-hop artist Tom Francis rubbed shoulders with Snoop Dogg this week.

Young Kiwi rapper rubs shoulders with hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg

Hawke's Bay 21-year-old, Tom Francis was pretty stoked to be in the studio alongside the rapper last week.

Second Ed Sheeran show in Auckland announced after frenzied rush for early bird tickets

Early bird tickets for his second show will be on sale at 3pm.

'It helps me build this kind of world for my songs to live in' - Lorde opens up about her neurological condition

The Kiwi singer says she's grateful to be able to see sounds in colours and textures, but it can be overwhelming.

Watch: Ed Sheeran comes out swinging for NZ in Aussie interview - 'They are better at rugby'

The music megastar says he "really, really, likes New Zealand" and shows off Maori necklace he never takes off.

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Take note of these budding musicians, because they could be going places.

Video: Listen to a heartfelt song performed by a brave group of South Auckland teens

Take note of these budding musicians, because they could be going places.

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A pop music expert today told the Wellington court the song at the centre of the case is itself not an original.

Rap music definition discussed in last day of Eminem vs National legal battle

"It's more like a spoken word rhyming, done in a staccato manner," says prosecuting lawyer Garry Williams.

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Surprise! Ed Sheeran performing in Auckland and Dunedin in March 2018

Here's what you need to know about where he's performing and when you can buy tickets.

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The  video from the former One Direction star predominately shows the singer flying through the air.

Video: Harry Styles has a high old time in music video for his first solo track

The video from the former One Direction star shows the singer flying through the air.

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