Soul singer Aretha Franklin has died aged 76 at her home in Detroit, her publicist has said.
A new public engagement programme that will showcase the best of the north-east’s creative talent will be launched at Aberdeen University today.
Henry Cavill swaps his Superman cape for a spy’s suit to play a mustachioed CIA agent in the new Mission: Impossible film. He tells Laura Harding why his facial hair caused so many issues and how Tom Cruise inspired him to try new things.
Billy Ocean has been forced to cancel his latest appearance in the Highlands.
The excitement was palpable in the village of Kirkton of Rayne today as Game of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington tied the knot.
American celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has been found dead in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world.
An Olympic swimmer is plotting a daring dunk in a helicopter simulator to raise money for bereaved parents in the north-east.
As cakes are cut, bouquets are thrown and the first flutter of confetti hits the floor, every year May marks the official start of wedding season.
Swedish DJ Avicii, who has collaborated with music stars such as Madonna and Coldplay, has died in Oman aged 28.
The Temperance Movement are to visit Aberdeen as part of their UK tour, while excitement increases around the release of their new album, A Deeper Cut.
Glasgow hosted a sell-out show on Saturday night to celebrate the ‘Ceilidh King’ Fergie MacDonald with a host of big names from Scottish traditional music.
Save the date - Bride to be, Princess Eugenie and long term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank announce wedding date for later this year.
TV star Noel Edmonds has secured funding to pursue Lloyds Banking Group through the courts as he seeks up to £60million in compensation from the lender.
Hollywood star Hugh Jackman has hailed an Inverness school as “awesome” after pupils covered a song from his latest film.
TV presenter Keith Chegwin has died aged 60 following a “long-term battle with a progressive lung condition”.
She is one of Scotland’s most famous voices.
David Cassidy, who shot to fame in the sitcom The Partridge Family, has died aged 67.
Ex-Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has begun filming for his new music video in Glasgow today - in the venue where the world famous band were signed.
When Fiona Kennedy recorded a song for her husband, Francis, for their wedding anniversary it’s fair to say his reaction was distinctly underwhelming.
Stars of the comedy world have paid tribute to comedian Sean Hughes, who has died aged 51.
Hollywood hunk Chris Pine was today spotted on the set of the new Netflix big-budget movie Outlaw King.
US singer Tom Petty has died at the age of 66.
Yvie Burnett is more used to hitting the high notes than putting pen to paper, but the opera singer and vocal coach is heading in a new direction thanks to her first book aptly named “Yes, you can sing’”
Lord Bruce of Bennachie describes himself as a monarchist, although insists he is not a royalist.
Lindsay Razaq, Westminster Correspondent
Sir Bruce Forsyth was once a regular turn at an Aberdeen cabaret venue, where he delighted north-east audiences with energetic dancing displays and impeccably timed one-liners.
TV veteran Sir Bruce Forsyth has died today at the age of 89, his manager has said.
A couple from Lerwick enjoyed an unforgettable bonus when one of their friends arranged for renowned UK comedian Phill Jupitus to gatecrash their wedding at the weekend.
Annie Lennox has shared a message from a radio station employee who asks the famous singer to submit her music for consideration to be played on the radio station.
Pupils at an Aberdeen primary school unveiled a unique tribute to their outgoing reading patron.
Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman has sent his ‘love and prayers’ to the victims of the Manchester bombing. The X-Men star shared his message in a video on Instagram.
It is a long way from the family home in Kinmylies.