Spanian is a Sydney rapper who dresses head to toe in Gant, has 'f*** pigs, f*** God' tattooed on his back and once stabbed a rival in the neck with a box-cutter on the same day he was released from jail for 'ram raids'. The inner-city rapper, who has a small following for his music and a larger fan base for his disturbing 'hood logic' rants on Instagram, is a poster boy for the worrying new wave of 'eshays' infiltrating Australia's youth. His inspiration for music came from Kerser and Nter, two artists credited with re-igniting the nation's rap scene scene and paving the way for bigger artists like Hilltop Hoods and Illy with their brazen 'lad rap' style . Their dress code is the same as Spanian - stripey polo shirts from high-end sports labels such as Nautica and Lacoste - and their lyrics paint the struggles of working class Australia from drug abuse to violence and crime. Their style and attitude was brought into the mainstream in 2019 when 'drill rap' group OneFour hit … [Read more...] about Inside Australia’s ‘eshay’ culture: From Instagram thugs and ‘lad rappers’ to the rise of OneFour and their NRL and UFC fighter mates – the REAL reason teenagers are transforming into Nautica-wearing nightmares
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He has fronted one of the best-selling, and acclaimed, rock bands since the turn of the millennium. And on Sunday Coldplay, and frontman Chris Martin, took home another accolade by winning the Best Rock award at the MTV Europe Music Awards. With the COVID-19 pandemic still raging, Martin accepted the honor, via video, from his adopted home in Malibu, California , where he later stepped out for a grocery run. Quick stop: Coldplay frontman Chris Martin headed out on a grocery run in Malibu on Sunday The British native looked nearly unrecognizable for his walk to the local store on yet another sunny Southern California day, although with a slight chill of autumn in the air. He covered up with a protective mask, in accordance to health and safety protocols, and a white and green baseball cap. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Chris Martin, 43, reveals how he stays in such great shape... MTV EMAs: Rita Ora dazzles in a bright lemon … [Read more...] about Chris Martin covers up during grocery run in Malibu… as Coldplay wins Best Rock trophy at MTV Europe Music Awards
MANDY Moore became a teen sensation as a singer in the 90s - and has gone on to forge a successful career as an actress. The American beauty announced on February 23, 2021, that she has given birth to her first child, August Harrison Goldsmith. How old is Mandy Moore? The American star - who was born on April 10, 1984, in New Hampshire - is now 36 years old. Mandy rose to fame with her debut hit Candy in 1999 which hit number six in the UK but only No41 on the Hot 100 in the US. She hit the scene at a time when the teen idol was all the rage with the likes of Britney Spears , Christina Aguilera and Jessica Simpson . Mandy's debut album So Real received a platinum certification from the RIAA. She went on to release five more albums, and as of 2009 she had sold over ten million albums worldwide, according to Billboard. However now she is better known as a serious, award-winning actress and fashion icon. When did Mandy Moore marry Taylor Goldsmith? Mandy … [Read more...] about How old is Mandy Moore?
Two ABBA stars worth a combined £413million used furlough cash to pay staff of Mamma Mia! the musical and other shows, according to reports. Björn Ulvaeus, 75, and Benny Andersson, 74, are co-founders of production firm Littlestar Services - the company behind the stage musical version of Mamma Mia!. Superstar pair Björn and Benny, who set up the company in 1996, have personal fortunes of £233million and £180million respectively. But their London-based firm, which boasts on its website about being a 'successful global producer of theatre, film, television, publishing and music', received £100,000 of tax-payer's cash, according to the Sun . The paper says that, according to official HMRC documents, Littlestar Services and Littlestar Services (Europe) were given up to £50,000 each to pay staff in December. Björn Ulvaeus, 75, and Benny Andersson, 74, (pictured together in 2019) are co-founders of production firm Littlestar Services - the company behind the stage … [Read more...] about ABBA stars worth a combined £413million ‘used furlough cash to pay staff of Mamma Mia! Musical and other shows’
S Club 7 did have a dream come true when they became one of the biggest bands on the 90s. Rachel Stevens, Paul Cattermole, Jo O'Meara, Bradley McIntosh, Hannah Spearritt, Jon Lee and Tina Barrett had legions of fans falling at their feet. Formed by Spice Girls manager Simon Fuller, S Club 7 spent five years at the top with four UK number one singles, one UK number one album and sold over 10 million albums worldwide. Massive hits such as S Club Party, Don't Stop Movin', Have You Ever and Never Had A Dream Come True have stood the test of time as pop bangers, while they even spawned teenage band S Club Juniors. They even became stars of their own TV series, Miami 7, playing fictionalized versions of themselves that was watched by 90 million viewers in over 100 countries. The show actually mirrored real-life events that were happening, such as Hannah and Paul's doomed relationship and his departure from the band. Paul's exit sparked a series of events that caused the band to … [Read more...] about Where are S Club 7 now – penniless, racism row and claims band members were forced to date