The stars of ‘Great British Bake Off’ past and present lead the winners at this year’s British LGBT Awards. The show’s former presenter Sue Perkins and current host Sandi Toksvig were honoured at the third annual event held in London on Friday (11 May) night. Sue was awarded the Broadcaster or Journalist Of The Year at the ceremony, held at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, while Sandi picked by the Lifetime Achievement award. ‘Orange Is The New Black’ star Laverne Cox was crowned LGBT+ Celebrity Of The Year, while comic Julian Clary was the recipient of the HuffPost UK Loud And Proud Award. Sir Richard Branson was gifted a Special Recognition award for his lifetime of support for the LGBT+ community, which he has demonstrated with his diverse employment policy or his public backing of same-sex marriage. While the Virgin boss could not be there on the night, he received his award in a video message, in which … [Read more...] about British LGBT Awards 2018: Sandi Toksvig And Sue Perkins Lead The Winners
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*NSYNC thrilled life-long fans when they reunited in Hollywood on Monday to celebrate receiving a star on the Walk of Fame. Justin Timberlake joined old bandmates Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick along Hollywood Boulevard for the unveiling of the coveted tribute. "We're really a family," Justin, who was joined by wife Jessica Biel, told the crowd. "I don't really think I could put into words how much the four of you mean to me. ... I just love all of you so much," the 37-year-old added. The band - who formed in 1995 - were greeted with adoring screams and a spontaneous sing-a-long to hit Tearin' Up My Heart. Some hopeful fans even started chanting "reunite" and "sing" during the ceremony. Ellen DeGeneres introduced them, joking: “I watched this band evolve over the years, and by that I meant I spent 10 minutes reading their Wikipedia page. She went on: “Of course the band is made up of the cute one, the bad boy, the sensitive one, the sexy one and … [Read more...] about NSYNC reunite for big Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveil
NEW YORK - AFP The MTV Video Music Awards, the televised gala known for headline-grabbing performances and celebrity antics, will return to New York on Aug. 20. The music and youth culture network made the announcement with its trademark astronaut-clad "moonperson" appearing outside Radio City Music Hall, the historic theater where the awards will take place. "New York City's creative energy has always fueled those who live and work here. This is where music, film, and art collide and where the Video Music Awards were born," Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a statement. The move comes amid intense competition between Los Angeles and New York for cultural events, as the pop music business steadily migrates to the West Coast. The Grammy Awards held a one-off edition in New York in January after 15 years in Los Angeles, while the MTV Video Music Awards have largely alternated, taking place in New York's Madison Square Garden in 2016. Julie Menin, New … [Read more...] about MTV Video Music Awards return to New York in August
KENDRICK Lamar is on the path to dominate 2018 after an incredible 2017 that has left him a force to be reckoned with. Here's everything you need to know about the rapper who dominated at the Grammy's, the 2018 Brit Awards and has now won a the Pulitzer music prize. Who is Kendrick Lamar? Kendrick Lamar is a 30-year-old musician who was born in Compton, California. On launching his career, he was initially known under the stage name K-Dot, before returning to his given name. His cousin, Nick Young, is a professional NBA player. He is currently said to be worth $35million by the end of 2017, according to coed.com. In 2018, Lamar became the first ever rapper to win the Pulitzer music prize. What songs would I know from him? Kendrick has released four studio albums throughout his career so far. His most recent album, Damn, received high critical acclaim. Section.80, Good Kid M.A.A.D City and To Pimp a Butterfly are his other releases. How many Grammys has he won? In 2018, … [Read more...] about Who is Kendrick Lamar, when did Damn win a Pulitzer music prize and what happened in his Brits 2018 performance?
CARO Emerald is back with a brand new live UK tour for 2018. Since the release of the 2010 multi-platinum debut albumDeleted Scenes From The Cutting Room Floor Emerald and producers Grandmono have fashioned their own niche, blending retro jazz with sampling and modern pop, starring Emerald’s exceptional vocals. The result is a truly unique signature sound. Her second album The Shocking Miss Emerald entered the Official UK Album Chart at No. 1 in May 2013, remaining in the chart for an entire year. Loading article content Emerald has more than 2.5 million record sales, a host of awards including an Echo, Goldene Kamera, Edison Award, EBBA and MTV Music Award, and a string of sold out tours and performances at festivals throughout Europe including Glastonbury and Isle of Wight. She recently released the official video for The Ghost Of You, taken from the recent Emerald Island EP, along with Illusionista remix of The Ghost Of You. The vocalist is an original pop star … [Read more...] about Music: Caro Emerald’s vintage charm back at Sage Gateshead