The results are in – and we can now reveal what you have voted the best Sheffield album of all time to mark National Album Day. We drew up a shortlist of some of the best discs to come out of the Steel City over the decades with everyone from the Arctic Monkeys to Pulp, The Human League to ABC and Richard Hawley to Def Leppard racking up votes.READ MORE: REVEALED: The 30 best Yorkshire albums of all timeAnd we can now reveal the album that you think is the number one effort ever to have come out of Sheffield.The winner was The Human League’s 1981 synthpop classic Dare which picked up 21% of the vote in our poll to mark the very first National Album Day on Saturday.It put it ahead of The Arctic Monkeys’ debut Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not, which secured second spot with 17% of the votes while third place went equally to Pulp’s Different Class and Richard Hawley’s Coles Corner, which both chalked up 14% each.The … [Read more...] about What did you vote as Sheffield’s best album of all time?
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News by Press Association 30/05/2018, 2:03 pm FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Every regular Twitter user has had that moment where they see a tweet and think “this is why I love Twitter”. It’s just such social media classics that have been the subject of discussion this month, after user @Fred_Delicious asked their fellows to share their all-time favourite tweets. Here are the most popular responses. 1. Fast food thesis User @AlbertEinlime thought this offering from @xLiserx deserves a spot in the hall of fame. 2. Christians look away now @DanMentos suggested this Christian joke, saying it “always makes me laugh”. 3. Compliments to the thread @MattKimsey was met with a warm reception by suggesting one of @Fred_Delicious’ own tweets is an all time great – here it is. 4. The centipede pits @JoelKrass said his favourite is this brilliant commentary on the flack the perceived … [Read more...] about Are these the 15 best tweets of all time?
Picture gallery: The top 30 Yorkshire albums of all time 0 Have your say We all know Yorkshire is already the best county in Britain - but how does it fare when it comes to making great music? Well, not too bad as it happens with a veritable feast of musical talent to come from all four corners of God’s Own County over the decades.And now we’ve decided to settle a few arguments once and for all - by drawing up the definitive Yorkshire playlist.Welcome to our rundown of the top 30 Yorkshire albums of all-time - records that have been put together by the cream of the county’s musical crop.Sheffield has a rich musical heritage with Pulp and the Arctic Monkeys putting the city on the map in recent years - but back in the early 80s, the city ruled the music charts with The Human League, Heaven 17 and ABC all dominating the radio and TV airwaves.And of course, before all of them, gravel-voiced rocker Joe Cocker was making headlines around the world with his … [Read more...] about REVEALED: The 30 best Yorkshire albums of all time
FRIDAY is my last day editing Bizarre TV, a column I launched two years ago to cover all the best telly gossip, news and interviews. I’m not exaggerating when I say it’s been a dream job for me because, other than food, TV remains my great passion in life. But don’t worry, Bizarre TV is not going anywhere. The Sun’s TV Editor Andy Halls will take over on Monday and I’m launching a new column as The Sun’s Executive Editor. It will feature big exclusives and bold opinions every Saturday. But to mark my last day, I wanted to share my top ten TV shows of all-time to give you the opportunity for a binge watch in the weeks to come — or so you can send me emails pointing out how ridiculous my choices are. Thank you for being such loyal and engaged readers. READ ON FOR MORE OF DAN WOOTTON'S BIZARRE TV COLUMN 1: Mad Men (Sky Atlantic) I cried when it started. I sobbed when it ended. The show that truly changed my life – and I can’t … [Read more...] about Dan Wootton shares his top 10 telly favourites of all time as he says goodbye as editor of Bizarre TV
Since the debut of WWE’s Intercontinental championship in 1979, the belt has been contested in some of the greatest matches of all time. Hardcore WWE fans often say that the championship is the title for the ultimate wrestling connoisseur. More than 150 wrestlers that have held this championship, so narrowing down a list of the Top 50 has been no mean feat. The process involved taking an in-depth look at numerous factors such as the length of time each wrestler held belt, what each wrestler did for the Title, and how entertaining their matches were. Then there’s the unexplainable magic that certain WWE superstars brought to the table. The Intercontinental championship match at WrestleMania 34 on April 8 is hotly anticipated, as The Miz defends against Finn Balor and Seth Rollins in New Orleans. As we look forward to what promises to be an epic match, we also celebrate the top 50 Intercontinental champions in WWE history… 50. Kerry Von Eric The “Texas … [Read more...] about Ranking the 50 greatest WWE Intercontinental champions of all-time