Articles Tagged 'Kings of Leon'

Kings of Leon for James Bond Theme? Daniel Craig Wants ‘Em!

The idea of turning down James Bond is beyond me, but Kings of Leon have: THREE times! During a special Twitter chat with Vue Cinemas earlier this week, the Tennessee-bred alt-rockers shared that current Bond lead, Daniel Craig, has previously approached them about doing a 007 theme. “Hmm Daniel Craig has asked me before,” drummer […]

Lost In Translation: Five Showbiz Underachievers The British Adore

After yesterday’s array of showbiz behemoths who arrived on UK shores to a less-than-rapturous reception, here are five American acts who have done better over here than they have over there. Prophets without honour in their own homeland, you might say (but don’t say it too close to David Hasselhoff, the guy’s arrogant enough already). […]

Prince Harry Loses Ping-Pong Game to Kings of Leon

While his brother Prince William is busy hammering out plans for his forthcoming wedding to Kate Middleton, Prince Harry is rubbing elbows with the likes of Kings of Leon. The Sun reports that the 26-year-old ginger prince recently attended one of the group’s London concerts, where he and drummer Nathan Followill went head-to-head in a […]

Gnarls Barkley’s Cee-Lo Turns the Air Blue, Tops the UK Singles Chart

Sometimes it doesn’t matter how much of an event release your song may seem to be, it’ll still get steamrollered by something bigger that has managed to catch everyone’s attention. Such is the massive illicit thrill of Cee-Lo’s song “Forget You” – y’know, the one that isn’t really called ‘Forget You’, the one with the […]

Kings of Leon No Longer Just “Big In the UK”

Tennessee rockers Kings of Leon – who have had nine top 40 singles over six years in Britain – have long bemoaned their lack of U.S. airplay. “I’m sick of being big everywhere else,” lead singer Caleb Followill said in a Rolling Stone interview. “For America to kind of turn its back on us is […]