NME News Desk

Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel among artists to receive ASCAP Centennial Award

Awards to mark the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers' 100th anniversary

John Lennon’s killer Mark David Chapman denied parole

Chapman refused release for the eighth time

Jamie T showcases old and new material at surprise Reading show

The south London troubadour packed out the Festival Republic Stage on the first night of the festival

Jessie J unveils cover art for new album ‘Sweet Talker’

Artwork is released via the singer's Instagram page

Chris Martin wears inflatable body suit in ‘True Love’ video – watch

The track is the third single to be taken from 'Ghost Stories'

Pet Shop Boys to make guest appearance on radio soap The Archers

Pop duo to close fictional festival Loxfest

Friday at Leeds Festival 2014 – the full report

Blink-182 headlined the first day at Bramham Park

Reading Festival 2014: Friday as it happened

Queens Of The Stone Age, Gerard Way, Jamie T, Paramore, Vampire Weekend and Warpaint are among the artists to appear on the first day of the event

Judge rules Shakira track ‘copied’ another songwriter’s work

A Spanish-language version of 'Loca' has been found to be in breach of copyright

Morrissey claims label ‘botched’ his album release in new statement

The singer says he has be dropped from his label Harvest