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Dave Chappelle criticised for Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle has come under fire for his latest Netflix special in which he claims he does not believe Michael Jackson sexually assaulted young boys, and makes jokes at the expense of Jackson’s accusers. In a stand-up set that seemed designed to provoke precisely the backlash that it was critiquing, Chappelle took aim at a prevailing callout […]

Missy Elliot enters record books with latest award

Missy Elliot has become the first female rapper to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Elliott became the latest artist to receive the award at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA). Not only did Elliott receive the honour, she also performed on the VMA stage for the first time in 16 years. Elliot […]

Fans react to Stormzy and Maya Jama split

Grime rapper Stormzy and has separated from his long-term girlfriend Maya Jama after four years together. Speculation surrounding the couple’s split began circulating on social media earlier this week after it was reported that the musician and his TV presenter girlfriend had broken up to focus on their careers. On 21 August, the rumours were confirmed by Jama’s rep, who told the Metro: “Yes, […]

Lil Nas X continues to break chart record

Mariah Carey has congratulated Lil Nas X on beating her record for holding the longest-running number one in US chart history with his track ‘Old Town Road’. Alongside a hilariously wonky Photoshopped image of Carey passing a torch to the 20 year-old rapper, the singer-songwriter wrote: “Sending love and congrats to @LilNasX on breaking one of the longest […]

Beyoncé inspires celebratory #BrownSkinGirlChallenge

Blue Ivy, the firstborn heir to the Knowles-Carter dynasty, has already had a busy summer: the 7-year-old made a gracious cameo in her mother’s music video for The Lion King track, “Spirit” and contributed her vocals to another song for the film, “Brown Skin Girl.” Now, the song has inspired a viral Internet challenge, with women and girls around […]

Katy Perry copied ‘Dark Horse’ from rapper Flame

A jury has ruled that Katy Perry’s track “Dark Horse” copied a Christian rap song. The singer was accused of copying 2008’s ‘Joyful Noise’ The pop singer was sued five years ago by Marcus Gray – professionally known as Flame – and two co-writers who claimed her 2013 hit was stolen from his and Lecrae’s song “Joyful Noise”, which was […]

Fans ‘furry’ excited as first CATS movie trailer drops

Cats, the movie based on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Broadway classic, has shared its first trailer and fans are furry excited. It’s equal parts surreal, wonderful and bonkers. Helmed by Tom Hooper, who directed The King’s Speech and the 2012 Oscar-winning Les Misérables, the film is stacked with some of the biggest names in entertainment. Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, Jason Derulo, […]

Toy Story 4 breaks global box office animation record

Toy Story 4, the long-awaited fourth film in the animated franchise, has broken global box office records for an animated movie. It earned $238m (£187m) since opening worldwide over the weekend, performing particularly well in Latin America and Europe. The film struggled in China, however, and also failed to meet expectations in the US, where its […]