As another seven days passes by faster than a Coldplay song, it's time once again for Gigwise to bring you a round-up of the news from the last week in bite-sized portions - just how you like it.
This week has been filled with news of Coldplay’s new single, ‘Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall’, while Cheryl Cole has continued to dominate the headlines in the wake of her axe from The X Factor USA and failure to return to the UK version.
Rihanna delivered another controversial video in the shape of ‘Man Down’, while Lady Gaga said her new album ‘Born This Way’ was worth no more than 99 cents.
You can read more on these stories and more – including ones involving Kaiser Chiefs, Lil' WAyne, Liam Gallagher, X Factor, Take That and more – in our round-up below.
Band go 'Up In The Air' for sky-high gig
Exclusive shots from one of of year's first festivals
Chris Martin and co have so much to answer for
Will Champion stars in series shock moment
Band to collect award at ceremony in June