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Swedish DJ Avicii dead at 28

Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, has died at the age of 28.

Irish country music stars join mourners saying farewell to Big Tom McBride

Stars of the Irish country music scene were among mourners at the funeral of Big Tom McBride, with Daniel O’Donnell declaring: “The king will live on.”

Watch: Game of Thrones fans invited to 'bend the knee in Belfast' during set visit

Emilia Clarke is offering one lucky Game of Thrones fan - plus a friend - the chance to 'bend the knee in Belfast' during a visit to the top secret set.

Rock 'n' roll saved Northern Ireland: Stuart Bailie's love for the 'soundtrack of the Troubles' prompted him to write the definitive history of music and the conflict..

A new book which examines the links between popular music and the Troubles unsurprisingly hails the contribution to Irish rock 'n' roll of the great and the good, like Bono, Phil Lynott and Van Morrison. But there's also a somewhat…

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Ariana Grande debuts first track since terror attack at surprise Coachella performance

Ariana Grande made a surprise appearance at Coachella to debut her first track since the terror attack at her Manchester Arena show.


Stalker takes nap at Taylor Swift’s New York home after break-in, say police

A stalker broke into Taylor Swift’s New York City townhouse and took a nap, police said.

Prosecutors consider second case against Ed Westwick, district attorney confirms

Prosecutors are considering bringing charges against actor Ed Westwick in two cases, Los Angeles’ district attorney has confirmed.

Music world remembers ‘little bro’ Avicii after DJ’s death at 28

The music world has continued to pay tribute to Avicii, the superstar DJ who died aged 28.


Vinyl fans queue overnight for Record Store Day releases

Vinyl fans across the UK are spending the night queuing outside record stores in a bid to get their hands on limited edition releases.


Manchester attack survivor Hollie Booth in Ariana Grande-themed BGT audition

A teenage survivor of the Manchester Arena bombing will be seen returning to the city for a Britain’s Got Talent audition on Saturday night.


Enoch Powell Rivers of Blood documentary praised for examination of racism

A documentary exploring the 50 years since Enoch Powell’s Rivers of Blood speech has been praised for its celebration of multiculturalism.

Smallville actress Allison Mack denies acting as sex slave master for cult

An actress best known for playing a young Superman’s friend has pleaded not guilty to charges she helped recruit women into a cult-like organisation.

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Viewers excited as Pat Phelan returns to Weatherfield

Coronation Street villain Pat Phelan was seen returning to Weatherfield to the delight of viewers.


Britain’s Best Home Cook: meet the contestants

Ten skilled home cooks will battle it out in the kitchen to be crowned the nation’s best home cook in new BBC One show Britain’s Best Home Cook.


Contestants on new Mary Berry cooking show will live together in shared house

Mary Berry’s brand new cooking show will see the contestants living together in a shared house for the duration of the series, the BBC has revealed.

Avicii dead at 28 – 5 of the EDM pioneer’s biggest hits

Swedish DJ Avicii has died aged 28, shocking the music world.

Cynthia Nixon would be right for New York governor, says Sarah Jessica Parker

Cynthia Nixon’s quest to be the governor of New York state has been backed by her former Sex And The City co-star Sarah Jessica Parker.


Sunday Life Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards winners announced during gala ceremony

The Sunday Life Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards 2018 in association with Specsavers have taken place at Belfast's Crowne Plaza hotel.


Nile Rodgers remembers ‘little bro’ Avicii after DJ’s death

Nile Rodgers has offered his love to “little bro” Avicii following the Swedish DJ’s death.

Calvin Harris claims ninth number one single with Dua Lipa duet

Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa are celebrating after their duet climbed to number one in the Official Singles Chart.


Swedish DJ Avicii found dead aged 28

Swedish DJ Avicii has died aged 28, his representative has confirmed.

Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson releases new song with Pete Yorn

Actress Scarlett Johansson and US singer-songwriter Pete Yorn have collaborated on a new song and announced a new EP.


This sculpture of Owen Wilson’s nose will totally make you say ‘wow!’

An art student has wowed the internet with her sculpture of actor Owen Wilson’s nose.


How Countdown’s Susie Dent is using Twitter to bring old words back to the fore

For anyone who wants to make the most of the sunshine, Susie Dent may just have the answer you’re looking for.

Scarlett Moffatt hints at split from Lee Wilkinson

Scarlett Moffatt has hinted she has split up from boyfriend Lee Wilkinson in an angry Facebook post.

Corrie’s Shobna Gulati joins Everybody’s Talking About Jamie cast

Former Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati is joining the cast of West End musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie.


Sting says wife Trudie Styler has body of a 22-year-old

Sting has said he loves being the same age as his wife Trudie Styler because they share the same nostalgia, praising her for having “the body of a 22-year-old”.

Laila Rouass: I suffer catastrophic thinking since Barcelona attack

Holby City actress Laila Rouass has said she has started suffering from “catastrophic thinking” after hiding in a restaurant freezer with her young daughter during the Barcelona terror attack.


Benedict Cumberbatch ‘allowed to read whole Avengers: Infinity War script’

Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed he was one of the few people allowed to read the entire script for Avengers: Infinity War.

Radiohead tops list of best-selling albums in independent record stores

A reissue of Radiohead’s album OK Computer has been the best-selling album in independent record shops since last year’s Record Store Day, the Official Charts Company has said.


Naomie Harris: Managers should have done more to protect Hollywood stars

Naomie Harris has said managers should have done a better job at protecting up-and-coming Hollywood stars from sexual harassment.

Rachel Weisz and Daniel Craig expecting first child together

Rachel Weisz has revealed she is expecting her first child with husband Daniel Craig.

Ariana Grande’s partner Mac Miller ‘very proud’ as she releases new music

Ariana Grande’s partner Mac Miller was among those praising the singer’s first new music since the Manchester Arena attack last year.

Andrea Riseborough to star in adaptation of ZeroZeroZero

Andrea Riseborough, Dane DeHaan and Gabriel Byrne will star in an adaptation of Roberto Saviano’s book ZeroZeroZero, it has been announced.