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Ric Ocasek, singer for The Cars, dies at 75

Ric Ocasek, singer for The Cars, dies at 75

Published 16/09/2019

(Reuters) - Ric Ocasek, the idiosyncratic lead singer and chief songwriter of the 1970s and 80s hook-heavy hitmakers The Cars, died on Sunday at his [more…]

‘Leaving Neverland’ wins Emmy, Beyonce snubbed for ‘Homecoming’

‘Leaving Neverland’ wins Emmy, Beyonce snubbed for ‘Homecoming’

Published 15/09/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A documentary about alleged sexual abuse by Michael Jackson won an Emmy on Saturday while RuPaul was named best reality show [more…]

Singer Sam Smith embraces gender neutral pronouns they/them

Singer Sam Smith embraces gender neutral pronouns they/them

Published 13/09/2019

(Reuters) - British singer Sam Smith on Friday asked to be referred to by the gender neutral pronouns they/them, citing “a lifetime of being at [more…]

Taylor Swift fans descend on Paris for ‘City of Lover’ concert

Taylor Swift fans descend on Paris for ‘City of Lover’ concert

Published 09/09/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Donning face paint and holding glittery signs, fans of Taylor Swift flocked to Paris on Monday for the American pop star’s “City [more…]

Prague opera lovers watch ‘Don Giovanni’ on rooftop – and in bath tubs

Prague opera lovers watch ‘Don Giovanni’ on rooftop – and in bath tubs

Published 30/08/2019

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” has been a favorite among opera lovers since it premiered in Prague in 1787 but it is unlikely that [more…]

Swedish prosecutor says will not appeal A$AP Rocky verdict

Swedish prosecutor says will not appeal A$AP Rocky verdict

Published 27/08/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish prosecutor in an assault case involving A$AP Rocky said on Tuesday he would not appeal the verdict which saw the [more…]

Swift, Cardi B and Missy Elliott bring girl power to Video Music…

Swift, Cardi B and Missy Elliott bring girl power to Video Music…

Published 27/08/2019

(Reuters) - Taylor Swift won video of the year and Ariana Grande was voted artist of the year in a girl-powered MTV Video Music Awards [more…]

Key winners at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Key winners at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Published 27/08/2019

(Reuters) - The MTV Video Music awards were held in Newark, New Jersey on Monday. Following is a list of winners in key categories- VIDEO [more…]

‘You can still sense the love’: Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50…

‘You can still sense the love’: Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50…

Published 17/08/2019

BETHEL, N.Y. (Reuters) - Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for [more…]

Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds

Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds

Published 16/08/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Three limited-edition bottles of Heinz Tomato Ketchup based on the tattoos of British songwriter Ed Sheeran, a dedicated fan of the condiment, [more…]