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Rihanna appointed as ambassador by Barbados

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The singer was born and grew up in Barbados Pop singer, actress and designer Rihanna can add another accolade to her growing list of achievements after being given a new ambassadorial role by the government of Barbados. The artist, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, was named “Ambassador Extraordinary […]

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Wolf Alice: ‘Our album is like hummus’

Image copyright Laura Allard FleischlImage caption Wolf Alice (L-R): Theo Ellis, Joff Odie, Ellie Rowsell, Joel Amey Wolf Alice have won the 2018 Mercury Music Prize for their second album, Visions of a Life. Speaking to the BBC on its release in 2017, they discussed their eclectic sound, panic attacks and why Craig David should […]

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The Coral: ‘We lead each other astray’

By Paul Glynn BBC Music Image copyright Ben Morgan OK, quick question for you: What connects Arctic Monkeys, Florence and the Machine, Kings of Leon and The Courteeners? “The thing they’ve all got in common is that they’re all massive,” laughs The Coral frontman James Skelly, “They haven’t got much in common with us anymore!” […]