Kylie Minogue 'grateful' for first primary album since 2010

Kylie Minogue 'thankful' for first number one album since 2010 Actress turned singer Kylie Minogue has stated she is “overwhelmed, joyful, proud [and] emotional” to have her first UK primary album in eight years. “I do not know the place to start out,” stated the Aussie star, who final held the highest spot in 2010 along with her album Aphrodite. “Thanks to everyone who has been concerned in getting Golden

Love, Simon: The teenager movie serving to individuals come out

Love, Simon: The teen film helping people come out “It is onerous for me to wrap my head round it. It is past overwhelming.” It is no shock writer Becky Albertalli feels this manner – the ebook she wrote as Simon vs the Homo Sapien Agenda has been made into the cultural phenomenon that’s Love, Simon. Not solely has it been delighting audiences, with stars like Neil Patrick Harris and

Why crime fiction is making a killing

Why crime fiction is making a killing British readers have develop into extra gripped by crime and thriller novels, with gross sales up by 19% between 2015 and 2017, new figures counsel. The rise has been fuelled by the expansion of psychological thrillers and the success of huge names like Lee Youngster, James Patterson and Dan Brown. Final 12 months, 18.7 million crime books had been bought – 19% greater

Woman Leshurr: YouTube's queen bee

Lady Leshurr: YouTube's queen bee Ten years in the past, Woman Leshurr would’ve been thought of a rapper, pure and easy. However in the present day, the 29-year-old’s vastly profitable on-line movies make her tough to classify. “I by no means thought I might be classed as a YouTuber, however I assume I’m technically,” she tells BBC Information. “YouTube has completed all the pieces for my profession.” Leshurr (whose stage

Isaac Gracie: From choir boy to the charts

Isaac Gracie: From choir boy to the charts Isaac Gracie’s life modified ceaselessly the day his voice broke. From the age of seven, the London-born singer had been a chorister, rehearsing and performing six occasions every week with the Ealing Abbey Choir. “I used to be within the full cassocks and every little thing,” remembers the 23-year-old. “And by the tip of it I had a giant, fats chain as

Olivier Awards 2018: Hip hop musical Hamilton dominates

Olivier Awards 2018: Hip hop musical Hamilton dominates Media playback is unsupported in your system Hip hop musical Hamilton has swept the board on the Olivier Awards, choosing up seven gongs from its 13 nominations. It equals Matilda’s 2012 report for many Olivier Awards gained by a musical. The West Finish manufacturing of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s present about US founding father Alexander Hamilton gained finest new musical and excellent achievement in

Peter Kay stage look delights Automobile Share followers

Peter Kay stage appearance delights Car Share fans Peter Kay has appeared on stage for the primary time since cancelling all future work initiatives, together with his stand-up tour, for household causes. The comic greeted virtually three,000 followers at Blackpool Opera Home, over the past of three charity screenings of his BBC comedy Automobile Share. The 44-year-old thanked the viewers for coming to see the particular finale of the sitcom

George Ezra accepts he'll by no means be a 'cool pop star'

George Ezra accepts he'll never be a 'cool pop star' “Each gig I ever play, I promise myself I will be the cool pop star,” says George Ezra. “However I am simply not that individual. After two songs, I am grinning from ear to ear.” That grin is infectious. When Ezra performed in London earlier this week, the entire room lit up with smiles because the viewers gleefully sang again

Does The Solely Means is Essex promote 'poisonous masculinity'?

Does The Only Way is Essex promote 'toxic masculinity'? Over eight years, The Solely Means Is Essex has stored viewers hooked with its shiny model of real-life drama, served in glamorous areas together with some enviable outfits. The present’s opening disclaimer maintains that “the tans you see could also be faux, however the individuals are all actual”. Nonetheless, the present’s obvious actuality has made for uncomfortable viewing for some followers

Woodfall movies: Bringing British tales to a brand new technology

Woodfall films: Bringing British stories to a new generation Rita Tushingham was solely 18 when she received the principle function within the movie A Style of Honey. In 1961, she was one in every of a brand new breed of star created by Woodfall – a small firm with huge concepts which helped revolutionise British movie. Now the Woodfall movies have been restored to introduce a brand new technology to