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Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies instantly aged 46

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies suddenly aged 46 The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan has died instantly on the age of 46, her publicist has confirmed. The Irish musician, initially from Limerick, led the band to worldwide success within the 90s with singles together with Linger and Zombie. A press release from her publicist mentioned: “The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for a brief

9 highlights from Celeb Large Brother up to now

9 highlights from Celebrity Big Brother so far We have had tears. We have had tantrums. Celeb Large Brother has proved to be simply the form of responsible pleasure-TV that cosy January nights in have been made for. This 12 months’s home began out with all-female housemates, a transfer Channel 5 stated was to have a good time the centenary of girls over 30 being given the vote. But it

Dua Lipa leads the Brits nominations

Dua Lipa leads the Brits nominations Dua Lipa leads the cost at this 12 months’s Brit Awards with 5 nominations, together with greatest album. The singer, whose hit single New Guidelines was one of many breakout hits of final 12 months, can also be up for greatest feminine, greatest video, greatest single and British breakthrough artist. She narrowly beat Ed Sheeran’s 4 nominations, whereas J Hus and Rag’n’Bone Man have

Sigrid interview: 'Making pop is sort of a treasure hunt'

Sigrid interview: 'Making pop is like a treasure hunt' “Writing a great pop tune is tough,” says Sigrid, the Norwegian pop star who’s simply received the BBC’s Sound of 2018. “It is a problem, however it’s a great one – and whenever you discover that one good hook, it is the most effective feeling.” The 21-year-old solely began writing music 4 years in the past, when her brother – who’s

Meryl Steep says Oprah Winfrey has 'the voice of a frontrunner'

Meryl Steep says Oprah Winfrey has 'the voice of a leader' Actress Meryl Streep has mentioned Oprah Winfrey has “the voice of a frontrunner”, as hypothesis swirls that the chat present queen might mount a presidential bid. Referring to Oprah’s speech at this weekend’s Golden Globes, Streep instructed the BBC’s Andrew Marr: “That’s the way you rouse individuals. That’s the way you lead.” And the actress mentioned she had heard

Blue Planet II tops 2017 TV scores

Blue Planet II tops 2017 TV ratings David Attenborough’s underwater documentary sequence Blue Planet II was the most-watched TV present of 2017. The 29 October episode – the primary of the sequence – attracted greater than 14 million viewers to BBC One. Blue Planet II occupied the highest 4 slots within the end-of-year prime 10. Strictly Come Dancing was the second hottest present, adopted by I am a Superstar… Get

Radio four host Winifred Robinson taken off air after tweet backing Carrie Gracie

Radio 4 host Winifred Robinson taken off air after tweet backing Carrie Gracie Winifred Robinson, presenter for Radio four present You and Yours, was taken off air on Tuesday – a day after posting her views on the BBC and equal pay. The patron programme’s concentrate on Tuesday was the problem of gender pay following Carrie Gracie’s resignation as the BBC’s China editor. The BBC confirmed it had changed Robinson

Bella Thorne 'sexually abused' till she was 14

Bella Thorne 'sexually abused' until she was 14 Bella Thorne has revealed she was sexually and bodily abused as a toddler in a candid Instagram put up. The actress, who starred in Disney’s Shake It Up and is now aged 20, stated the abuse occurred “from the day I can keep in mind until I used to be 14”. She stated she was sharing her expertise in help of the

Ray BLK: Sound of 2017 winner seems again

Ray BLK: Sound of 2017 winner looks back Ray BLK by no means anticipated to win the BBC’s Sound of 2017. “I simply keep in mind considering it was a prank,” she laughs. “I wasn’t ready for it in any respect.” The soul singer was the first unsigned artist to top the annual list, which predicts the largest new stars in music – however she resisted the temptation to hurry

Males's Vogue Week: How Tinie Tempah went from charts to catwalks

Men's Fashion Week: How Tinie Tempah went from charts to catwalks It isn’t typically you get to interview one of many UK’s most profitable musicians in a west London lavatory. However with simply days to go till Tinie Tempah’s catwalk present for London Vogue Week Males’s (LFWM), there’s restricted house at rehearsals. Packed garments racks and paper sketches fill the highest flooring room of the 29-year-old’s studio in Holland Park,