Jessie J’s cultural revolution: how a Middle-Grade Pop Monster saved China

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Her triumph on the country’s TV talent show wasn’t all about winning or the money. It was about enabling her to show the Chinese ‘a western performer and hear music some had never heard before’ Well, it was the power Läs mer…

Berlin’s famous Berghain nightclub should lose licence, says AfD

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian German rightwing populist party says club’s continuous opening hours ‘provoke’ drug use Berlin’s most famous nightclub, Berghain, should be stripped of its trading licence, according to a formal request submitted to a district office in the German capital on behalf Läs mer…

Amazon Prime passes 100m subscribers mark

Service that bundles fast delivery with video and music streaming edges closer to Netflix’s 125 million subscribers

Amazon has revealed that it has more than 100 million subscribers to its Prime service, which bundles free shipping with video and music streaming services and other perks to keep shoppers locked into its brand.

Jeff Bezos, its chief executive, revealed the subscription numbers in his annual letter to shareholders. The service, which costs users £79 in the UK or $99 in the US a year, was first launched 13 years ago as a way of fostering customer loyalty.

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This Is People‘s Most Beautiful Cover Star for 2018

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Pink’s latest album may be called Beautiful Trauma, but in the eyes of People Magazine she’s officially just the Most Beautiful cover star for 2018. The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, who most recently performed the National Anthem at Super Bowl LII, received a Läs mer…

New Zealand band spread ashes of dead bandmate at award ceremony

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Headless Chickens shock the audience and MC at Taite music awards where they are honoured for Stunt Clown album The ashes of a dead New Zealand musician were scattered on stage during an awards ceremony on Tuesday night, a move Läs mer…

K-Pop Group BTS Wins TIME 100 Reader Poll

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time K-pop group BTS can add another accolade to their list of successes: winner of the 2018 TIME 100 reader poll. The seven-person group of multitalented South Korean artists has been tapping a vein of global popularity since 2013. The group has Läs mer…

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer prize as Weinstein reporting also honoured

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian New York Times and New Yorker share public service prize Rapper becomes first non-classical or jazz musician to win award The most famous names of American journalism were honoured on Monday with Pulitzer prizes for investigating Donald Trump and exposing Läs mer…

Beyonce Is Donating $100,000 to 4 Historically Black Colleges After Her Coachella Performance

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time (NEW YORK) — Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges during her groundbreaking Coachella performance, and now the singer is donating $100,000 to four black universities. The superstar singer announced Monday the Homecoming Scholars Award Program for the 2018-2019 academic year Läs mer…

Eurovision winner Conchita reveals HIV diagnosis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian The Austrian singer has been in treatment for ‘several years’, but has now made a statement after an ex-boyfriend ‘threatened to go public’ Eurovision winner Conchita has told fans that she is HIV-positive, and has been in regular treatment for Läs mer…

The One and Only Walmart Yodeling Boy Is Going to Bring Some Star Power to Coachella

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Mason Ramsey, the boy from Golconda, Illinois who shot to fame overnight after a video of him yodeling at Walmart went viral, is taking his talents to Coachella. The 10-year-old Ramsey will perform at the annual music festival, heading back to Läs mer…

Janelle Monáe Just Made a New Girl Power Anthem and Video With Grimes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time Janelle Monáe is not playing around with her commitment to feminism through her music. On her new song “Pynk,” featuring cult favorite indie pop artist Grimes, the Grammy-nominated creator finds a dreamy, future-pop vibe that’s both danceable and sweetly haunting. The Läs mer…

Carrie Underwood Penned a Letter to Fans on How She’s Doing Since Her Fall

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time It’s been a rollercoaster of a past year for 2005 American Idol winner Carrie Underwood: In November, the 34-year-old took a tumble that required 40 to 50 stitches for a face injury and broke her wrist. On Tuesday, she shared an Läs mer…

YouTube hackers target music videos by artists including Taylor Swift and Drake

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech The video for Despacito, which had more than five billion views, was defaced and temporarily removed A number of high-profile music videos disappeared from YouTube and had their titles and hold images defaced, after the video streaming website was Läs mer…

Cardi B Described Meeting Beyoncé as Basically Traumatizing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time For many, meeting Beyoncé is a lifelong dream. For others, it’s a terrifying reality. That’s how it was for Cardi B, artist of the moment and current music superstar. (Her new debut album Invasion of Privacy came out last week, following Läs mer…

Stevie Wonder Teamed Up With Major Celebrities for a Powerful Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr.

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, Time At 7:05 p.m. CT on April 4 — exactly 50 years after Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated on a Memphis balcony in 1968 — Stevie Wonder shared a tribute to the fallen leader. In a nod to King’s iconic “I Läs mer…