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Billie Eilish Protests US Abortion Ruling During Glastonbury Set: ‘A Dark Day For Women’

Billie Eilish performs on the Pyramid Stage during day three of Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 24, 2022 in Glastonbury, England. (Photo by Joseph Okpako/WireImage)Billie Eilish used her history-making Glastonbury headline set to protest the Supreme Court’s abortion ruling, describing it as a “really dark day for women in the US”.The 20-year-old singer’s comments come after the US court decided to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v […]

today25 June 2022


Zelensky Calls Glastonbury ‘Greatest Concentration Of Freedom’ In Video Address

Video message by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky shown to the crowd at the Other Stage during the Glastonbury Festival Volodymyr Zelensky has described Glastonbury as the “greatest concentration of freedom” as he addressed the festival calling for the world to “spread the truth” about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.The Ukrainian president spoke via a video message played ahead of The Libertines’ stage-opening set on the big screens at the Other Stage on […]

today24 June 2022

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Billie Eilish Says She Used A Decoy Look-A-Like During 2022 Coachella Performance

Billie Eilish has a secret to share about her performance at Coachella 2022. During a recent interview on The Matt Wilkinson Show, the singer revealed she used a “body double” briefly during her performance at the annual music and arts festival. “The beginning of Coachella, I had a body double, one of my dancers for the show,” she shared. “I dressed her up in a show look that I had worn before. We got […]

today24 June 2022


Glastonbury 2022: Beaming Festival-Goers Celebrate As Festival Finally Reopens Its Gates

Michael and Emily Eavis reopen the gates at GlastonburyThe moment music fans have been waiting almost three years for has finally arrived – Glastonbury has officially reopened its doors.For obvious reasons, the annual music festival was unable to go ahead in both 2020 and 2021, but the first campers for this year’s event began arriving at Worthy Farm on Wednesday.The gates to the festival were opened by its long-running organiser […]

today22 June 2022 4


Harry Styles Has An Emotional Moment As He Helps Fan At Wembley Stadium Show To Come Out

Harry Styles on stage at Wembley StadiumHarry Styles had a heartfelt encounter with one of his fans during a show at Wembley Stadium at the weekend, who he helped come out.The chart-topping star performed his first ever solo shows at the iconic venue on Saturday and Sunday nights, taking a break from singing when a sign with the message “From Ono To Wembley: Help Me Come Out” caught his attention.“So […]

today20 June 2022 1

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Boris Johnson Says He Thinks Ukraine ‘Can And Should’ Host Eurovision In 2023

Eurovision victors Kalush OrchestraBoris Johnson has said Ukraine should be given the opportunity to host next year’s Eurovision Song Contest, as organisers confirmed that they were beginning discussions about holding the event in the UK.Last month, Ukrainian entry Kalush Orchestra stormed ahead at Eurovision, with the British representative Sam Ryder finishing in a respectable second place.Speculation soon began about whether the competition would be able to take place in Ukraine […]

today18 June 2022


Kate Bush Celebrates In Rare Public Statement As She Lands First Number One In Over 40 Years

Kate Bush performing in 1985, the year her song Running Up That Hill was releasedKate Bush has spoken out after landing her first UK number one single in over 40 years.The enigmatic singer has been back in the zeitgeist recently after her 1985 hit Running Up That Hill was featured prominently in the most recent season of Stranger Things.Because of the hit Netflixshow’s popularity, Running Up That Hill has seen […]

today18 June 2022 1


Eurovision Could Now Be Held In The UK After Organisers Conclude It Can’t Take Place In Ukraine

Members of the band Kalush Orchestra pose onstage with the winner's trophy as Ukraine wins EurovisionEurovision organiser the European Broadcasting Union has said it will begin talks with the BBC to host the 2023 event, after concluding next year’s contest cannot be held in Ukraine.Ukraine was crowned the winner of the 2022 Song Contest last month with Kalush Orchestra’s track Stefania, and as the winning nation, was in line to host […]

today17 June 2022


Harry Styles Has Touching Moment With Primary School Teacher During Homecoming Gig

Harry Styles pictured on stage at Radio 1's Big Weekend last monthHarry Styles shouted out his first teacher in a touching moment during a homecoming gig earlier this week. The Watermelon Sugar singer played Old Trafford cricket ground in his hometown of Manchester on Wednesday, when he heard his primary school teacher Mrs Vernon was apparently in the crowd. Harry, who was taught at Hermitage Primary School in Holmes Chapel, fell to […]

today17 June 2022