The First Time: Nicole Richie

“The first non-family member concert was the Madonna Blonde Ambition Tour. She did ‘Like a Virgin’ on a bed with strobe lights and I wasn’t allowed to look. I had to close my eyes the whole time,” says Richie. “But I did do a little peek, and it inspired me for my older years.”

Caroline Flack thought Love Island axe was ‘a good thing’, reveals pal Laura Whitmore

The aim is that by sharing practical advice, raising awareness and breaking down the barriers people face when talking about their mental health, we can all do our bit to help save lives.

Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes look very much in love as they engage in a passionate kiss during their daily walk in Miami

In an interview with Jimmy Hill at the Global Awards 2020 in London on March 6, the Cuban beauty shared: ‘Being in love is exhausting, it takes it out of you,’ when asked if a new duet would drop soon.

Bill Withers, ‘Lean On Me’ and ‘Lovely Day’ Singer, Dies at 81

Post-Columbia, Withers’ music has remained just as popular. “No Diggity,” the 1996 Hot 100 chart-topper by BLACKstreet featuring Dr. Dre, sampled a portion of “Grandma’s Hands.” Subsequent generations have been introduced to the singer-songwriter through commercials (the Gap Khaki Soul campaign featuring “Lovely Day”) and TV shows (Scandal). Steadfast in declining to release new music […]

American Idol: Peyton Aldridge nearly ruins duet and dreams with Madison Paige over ‘chicken wings’

As the show ended, a performer named Just Sam, 20, who spent her days busking in the New York City subways, fell apart from the stress, getting a headache and crying, as she observed, ‘This audition, it would change my family’s life… I have to do it, I have to make it.’

Music Is Often Born Amid Crisis, So Coronavirus Could Be a Muse for Songwriters

Young wrote “Ohio” in response to the tragedy at Kent State University, in which four students were killed by National Guardsmen during an anti-war rally on May 4, 1970. Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young recorded the song just 17 days after the event. By the end of June, it was climbing the Billboard Hot 100. […]

Former Strictly star AJ Pritchard and brother Curtis wear pyjamas as they teach first set of moves to their Dress Up, Dance, Donate routine

‘I was a bit delirious when we filmed them because I agreed to wearing my socks very high up, my gym clothes looked like I had just come out of a random film, we were half in suits as well as pyjamas, it’s all I could grab in the short space of time.

Mandy Moore Singing “Only Hope” From

Mandy Moore just performed “Only Hope” for the first time in years! On Sunday, Moore took to her Instagram Live to perform an acoustic set with her husband, Taylor Goldsmith. While on Live, Moore delighted fans of her hit 2002 movie, A Walk to Remember, when she sang “Only Hope,” which was featured in the film.

Colbie Caillat, Justin Young of Gone West End Engagement After 10 Years Together

Gone West band members Colbie Caillat and Justin Young announced on Thursday, that they have ended their engagement after 10 years together, sharing the news in a joint statement on both of their Instagram pages. “This is difficult for us to share, but we want to be honest with you all,” they began. “After 10 […]

Stayin’ alive! How music has fought pandemics for 2,700 years

Chiu says music’s ability to overcome our egos is a “very powerful” tool in a quarantine. “When you’re making music, you’re submitting yourself – your mind, your body – to its regulation. And when you’re making music communally, or even dancing or doing the Macarena with your neighbours, you’re simultaneously contributing and submitting yourself to […]