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Pop-star Christmas albums: the definitive ranking
Pop-star Christmas albums: the definitive ranking

It’s that time of year again! A time in which we can begin pieces with cliché statements, and a time in which we can write about Christmas music freely and with confidence.

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The official 2016 One Direction power ranking
The official 2016 One Direction power ranking

It’s been 365 days since One Direction last appeared all together at the 2015 The X Factor finale — an anniversary unofficially marked by Louis Tomlinson’s

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‘Heartening’ X Factor is releasing an original song
‘Heartening’ X Factor is releasing an original song

The writer who penned the only other original X Factor winner's song says it's "heartening" the show's doing it again. Eleven years after Shayne Ward's That's My Goal, Ed Sheeran has co-written Matt Terry's debut track.

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Elton John launches music video contest
Elton John launches music video contest

The 69-year-old singer wants creative young film enthusiasts to make videos for his songs Rocket Man, Tiny Dancer, and Bennie and the Jets, all of which were released in the early 1970s before promotional clips accompanied tracks

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Bob Dylan ‘beyond words’ to receive Nobel Prize for Literature
Bob Dylan ‘beyond words’ to receive Nobel Prize for Literature

The songwriter told those at the event in Sweden he was there "in spirit" and thanked the Academy for seeing his songs as works of literature. Patti Smith performed his song A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall at the ceremony

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Max-A-Million to rock Lamana Gold Club
Max-A-Million to rock Lamana Gold Club

Only a week to go until Max-A-Million’s Sexual Healing Tour concert rocks the Lamana Gold Club in Port Moresby. And Lamana Hotel Assistant Manager Jacquie Simons has already confirmed that early bird tickets are selling fast. “We’re currently selling...

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The stylist behind Beyoncé’s most debated look
The stylist behind Beyoncé’s most debated look

When Jenke Ahmed Tailly styled Beyoncé for the cover of France’s most prestigious fashion publication L’Officiel – it was unprecedented. Tailly, a creative director, stylist and consultant, told the magazine he would only accept the shoot if he could...

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Jay-Z says the war on drugs has been an ‘epic fail’ in new animation
Jay-Z says the war on drugs has been an ‘epic fail’ in new animation

Rapper Jay Z says the war on drugs has been an “epic fail” in a new animation. The rapper’s teamed up with the artist Molly Crabapple to make the film, which traces the history of the so-called war. In...

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‘America’s Got Talent’ crowns Grace VanderWaal as winner
‘America’s Got Talent’ crowns Grace VanderWaal as winner

Fans of this season’s “America’s Got Talent” were probably not all that surprised by the winner. Twelve-year-old singer-songwriter Grace VanderWaal was an early front-runner, and she was crowned the winner Wednesday. VanderWaal sobbed as her name was announced, and...

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