Meltdown: 5 occasions MIA challenged the established order

Picture copyright Getty Pictures Picture caption The star is understood for her genre-bending model of hip-hop, and her outspoken political opinions Considered one of pop’s true originals, MIA, has been handed the keys to this yr’s Meltdown pageant in London. The musician stated she would “carry collectively music’s finest ahead thinkers” for the week-long occasion. Though the programme is but to be introduced, it’s certain to mix her revolutionary politics

The Kylie Minogue vs Kylie Jenner trademark battle

Picture copyright Press Affiliation Picture caption Kylie Minogue has launched fragrances, furnishings and garments together with her logos on them A trademark battle between Kylie Minogue and Kylie Jenner seems to have come to an finish. Jenner, who first shot to fame within the US actuality TV present Conserving Up With the Kardashians, has been making an attempt to trademark the identify Kylie within the US. However she has been

‘Wealthy, skinny and delightful’

Picture copyright Rex Picture caption “It ladies” Tara Palmer-Tomkinson and Tamara Beckwith partying in 1995 Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, discovered useless on the age of 45, was head lady in a band of “It ladies” that sprinkled sparkle and glamour into the newspaper columns of the 1990s. Now, 20 years on, we ask no matter occurred to the “It lady”? They have been Tara, Tamara, Amanda, Isabella – party-loving, bronzed socialites who

Imagine the La La hype?

Warning: This story accommodates spoilers. Picture copyright Dale Robinette Picture caption Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone star in La La Land “Unbelievable!” “Superb!” “Magnificent!” – The hype surrounding La La Land has been tough to overlook. Along with all of the vital reward, the movie is dominating awards season – equalling the all-time document held by Titanic and All About Eve for the most Oscar nominations. However now many moviegoers

Why was Amy snubbed?

Picture copyright Jan Thijs Picture caption Amy Adams performed Louise Banks in Arrival For a quick second, Amy Adams’ title was listed amongst the very best actress nominees for the 2017 Oscars. However sadly for her, and her legion of followers, it was merely a typo. Quickly, #NoAmyAdams was trending on Twitter. “How might she not be nominated for Oscar?” requested one. One other wrote: “Ugh they didn’t simply snub

Oscars class photograph: Seven issues we noticed

Picture copyright Picture Group LA This 12 months’s Oscars “class photograph” has been launched – and as standard there are a number of quirks and questionable outfits. The image sees 163 of this 12 months’s nominees gathered collectively and smiling away, however zoom in and there’s a complete lot extra happening. Listed here are simply seven of the issues we noticed on this 12 months’s photograph. 1. Pharrell Williams did

What Katy Perry followers consider her new single, Chained To The Rhythm

Katy Perry followers have been given an early take heed to her new single, Chained To The Rhythm. As we speak, the pop famous person introduced on Twitter that particular disco balls had been positioned in varied areas internationally. If followers discovered the disco balls, they might take heed to the tune two days earlier than its launch. Chained To The Rhythm is out there to everybody on 10 February.

Dr Who: Danny Dyer desires the job

Danny Dyer says he’d be “” in changing Peter Capaldi when he leaves Physician Who later this yr. “I may see myself within the scarf and all that,” he says. It isn’t simply the actor who’s eager to swap Albert Sq. for the planet Skaro (the place the Daleks are from) both. A petition’s been set up, calling for the BBC to make the switch after Danny’s EastEnders contract ends

Youth radio in decline nationally, figures counsel

Picture copyright Bauer Media Picture caption Rickie Williams, Charlie Hedges and Melvin Odoom co-host Kiss FM’s breakfast present Most UK radio stations geared toward a younger viewers have seen their listeners fall, Rajar figures counsel. Radio 1’s viewers fell by three.2% within the final three months of 2016 in contrast with the earlier quarter, whereas Radio 1Xtra fell 11.four% over the identical interval. Capital noticed its listenership drop by three.1%,

Alec McCowen, stage actor and Bond’s ‘different Q’, dies at 91

Picture copyright Warner Bros/Rex/Shutterstock Picture caption McCowen performed Algy, aka Q, in By no means Say By no means Once more British actor Alec McCowen, who performed gadget inventor Q reverse Sir Sean Connery in “rogue Bond” movie By no means Say By no means Once more, has died on the age of 91. His demise was introduced in a tweet by expertise company Conway van Gelder Grant. Born in