Celebrity

Sampha beats Sheeran and Stormzy to win Mercury Prize

Sampha has been named as the winner of the Mercury Prize for his debut album Process. The south London singer-songwriter took home the album of the year award, beating Ed Sheeran's Divide and Stormzy's Gang...

Lady Gaga in hospital with ‘severe physical pain’

Lady Gaga has cancelled a gig in Rio after being taken to hospital suffering from "severe physical pain". The singer was due perform at Rock In Rio in Brazil on Friday but announced on her...

Mercury Prize proves it is still relevant… just

The most important music award in the UK has proved its relevance by recognising one of the best emerging artists. On Thursday night, our biggest fears did not materialise. Ed Sheeran did not win the...

Mercury Prize 2017: Has it lost some of its shine?

Twenty-five years ago, Primal Scream were the very first winners of the Mercury Prize. Their epochal classic Screamadelica is still considered one of the greatest albums that's ever been made. Back then, receiving the honour...

Selena Gomez reveals she’s had a kidney transplant: Donor was friend

Singer Selena Gomez, who suffers from lupus, has revealed she has had a kidney transplant. The 25-year-old shared pictures about her surgery on social media and thanked her beautiful friend Francia Raisa for donating her...

Game Of Thrones: HBO to avoid spoilers by shooting multiple endings

Different endings will be shot for the final episode of Game Of Thrones to prevent any leaks. HBO bosses hope this will help protect fans of the hit TV show from unwanted spoilers.The network's boss,...

James Franco was a lost cause – but now he has reached artistic maturity

James Franco seems to have given up experimenting with difficult novels and student projects and is focusing on his career. One year ago, I would have said James Franco was a lost cause.The then 38-year-old...

Serena Williams shares first photos of baby Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr

Serena Williams has shared the first pictures of her daughter on social media and revealed the name of her new baby. Meet Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr the tennis star posted on Instagram, along with a...

Man Booker Prize judge attacks ‘annoying’ book blurbs by authors

A Man Booker Prize judge has criticised the gushing blurbs authors put on the back of books, saying they can make readers feel "incompetent". Colin Thubron hit out at annoying praise as he took part...

Spandau Ballet begin search for new singer

Spandau Ballet say they are hunting for a new singer after long-time vocalist Tony Hadley left the band. The 57-year-old announced his decision to quit in July via Twitter and did not explain his motive...