From Sam Smith to Taylor Swift: Here’s all the music news you might have missed today

2017-09-06 14:50
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Cape Town – From breaking records to falling on stage, music stars dominated the entertainment headlines on Wednesday.

Taylor Swift, who recently made a comeback with some brand mew music, broke the one-day streaming record on Spotify with her new single, Look What You Made Me Do. The track also topped the US singles chart on Tuesday with the year's highest one-week sales, halting the historic reign of global sensation Despacito. (Read more here)

A tumble on stage

Metallica singer James Hetfield says he's OK, but his ego is a bit bruised after falling on stage in the Netherlands. (Watch the footage here)

‘Too Good At Goodbyes'. 8th September 2017. So excited for you to hear the new single xx

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Sam Smith is (almost) back

The British singer said that a new song, Too Good at Goodbyes, would come out on Friday as he posted on social media a black-and-white picture of a decaying bouquet. (Read more here)

Johnny Clegg's goodbye

Nearly forty years after he began one of music’s most remarkable careers, Johnny Clegg is embarking on his final world tour. As a part of the tour he will perform his final concert at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens on Saturday, 25 November 2017 at 19:00. (Get more details here)

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