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  • Bad Bunny tests positive for coronavirus

    The Puerto Rican star canceled his performance at last night’s AMAs but did appear remotely to present the award for favorite Latin female artist

  • Baby Shark becomes most viewed YouTube video ever, beating Despacito

    Baby Shark becomes most viewed YouTube video ever, beating DespacitoCatchy children’s song reaches 7.04bn views, over four years after it was first uploaded

  • Johnny Nash death: I Can See Clearly Now singer dies aged 80

    Reggae and pop artist spent his later years transferring analogue recordings to digital formats

  • Ed Sheeran says intense touring led to binge eating and alcohol addiction

    Ed Sheeran has revealed that he struggled with binge eating and excessive drinking at the height of his fame.The singer, 29, spoke at a Hay House summit about anxiety and wellbeing where he opened up about how his hectic 180-date touring schedule for the album X from 2014 to 2015 caused him to develop unhealthy habits.

  • Get The Party Started: Will We Ever Go Clubbing Again?

    We speak to nightclub promoters and DJs who lost their livelihoods overnight and dancefloor devotees torn between going 'out out' and staying safe.

  • The Sweet bassist Steve Priest dies aged 72

    The Sweet bassist Steve Priest has died aged 72, his former bandmate has said. The group's guitarist Andy Scott announced the news on Facebook. He wrote: "I am in pieces right now. Steve Priest has passed away. "His wife Maureen and

  • Sharon Osbourne says she doesn't believe overweight women are happy while praising Adele’s weight loss

    Sharon Osbourne has said she does not believe overweight women who say they are "really happy in their bodies”.Speaking on her show The Talk on Tuesday (12 May), Osbourne said: “When these women say that they are really happy in their bodies, I don’t believe them. My body was really, really big. But I wasn’t happy. Sure on the surface, but at night in bed alone I was very unhappy.”

  • Selena Gomez sues game company for using her likeness in mobile fashion app

    Selena Gomez is suing the makers of a mobile phone game for allegedly using her image without permission.On Tuesday, the “Lose You To Love Me” singer filed a lawsuit against the collection of the tech companies behind Clothes Forever – Styling Game, accusing them of profiting from using her likeness and name.

  • Most played song of the decade revealed

    Pharrell Williams' Happy tops a list of the most played songs of the decade. The US singer's track was released in 2013 and spent four non-consecutive weeks at the top of the UK charts. The list, compiled by music licensing company

  • Myleene Klass shows off stunning kitchen as daughters help her teach Easter music lesson

    The mum-of-three is spending the sunny bank holiday weekend with her family.

  • Coronavirus: Madonna calls pandemic ‘the great equaliser’ in bizarre nude bathtub video

    Madonna has called coronavirus “the great equaliser” in a sombre nude video taken while she’s in the bath.The pop icon is seen sitting in a milky bathtub filled with rose petals in the video, while she remarks that the pandemic doesn’t care if you are rich or poor.

  • Genesis reunite for first tour in 13 years

    Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks are reuniting as Genesis for their first tour in 13 years. The progressive rock band, known for songs including I Can't Dance and That's All, will tour the UK and Ireland this November and

  • Kanye West’s six-year-old daughter North makes rap debut at Yeezy show in Paris

    Kanye West‘s six-year-old daughter North West performed on stage during a Yeezy show at Paris Fashion Week.The rapper, who was in the French capital to host his Sunday Service, announced the show as a surprise.

  • Duffy: Celebrities and fans express support after singer says she was ‘drugged, raped and held captive’

    Fellow celebrities and fans have expressed their support after Welsh singer Duffy revealed she was drugged, raped and held captive in an ordeal that took place at some point in the past 10 years.“Of course I survived. The recovery took time. There’s no light way to say it,” she wrote. “But I can tell you in the last decade, the thousands and thousands of days I committed to wanting to feel the sunshine in my heart again, the sun does now shine.”

  • Primal Scream producer Andrew Weatherall dead at 56

    Primal Scream producer and DJ Andrew Weatherall has been remembered as a "cosmic traveller" after his death at the age of 56. The musician, who produced Screamadelica, died in hospital after suffering a pulmonary embolism. A statement

  • Billie Eilish confirmed as James Bond theme artist

    Billie Eilish will sing the theme song for the forthcoming James Bond film, No Time To Die. She is the youngest artist in history to write and record a soundtrack for a 007 film. The US singer-songwriter, 18, was confirmed by Bond producers

  • James Blunt: Posh people have feelings too

    James Blunt has said the abuse he suffers for being posh is "entirely justified". The chart-topping singer, 45, attended the £41,775-a-year Harrow School and his father, Colonel Charles Blount, is a former cavalry officer. Blunt, who

  • Lady Gaga recalls PTSD after being ‘raped repeatedly’ aged 19

    Lady Gaga has discussed the post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) she suffered after being “raped repeatedly” at the age of 19.The singer talked at length about her mental health in an interview with Oprah Winfrey as part of the presenter’s 2020 Vision: Your Life In Focus tour.

  • Writer of Harry Belafonte’s calypso hit Day-O dies aged 95

    Composer Irving Burgie, who helped popularise Caribbean music and co-wrote the enduring Harry Belafonte hit Day-O (The Banana Boat Song), has died at the age of 95. At the Barbados Independence Day Parade on Saturday, Prime Minister Mia Amor

  • K-Pop star Goo Hara found dead

    K-pop star and TV celebrity Goo Hara was found dead at her home in Seoul on Sunday, police in South Korea said. Police said an acquaintance found the 28-year-old dead at her home in southern Seoul and reported it to authorities. The cause of