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Sheridan Smith opens her heart

By Mark Savage BBC Music reporter Image copyright East West RecordsImage caption Sheridan Smith: “I was feeling ready to open up about a lot of things.” Watching Sheridan Smith perform in Edinburgh earlier this year, Amy Wadge had a sudden burst of inspiration. As soon as the interval started, the songwriter dashed into the ladies […]

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Ballerina Misty Copeland on her Disney debut

By Taylor-Dior Rumble Entertainment Reporter Image copyright Laurie Sparham Misty Copeland, the first African-American female principal dancer in the American Ballet Theatre’s 75 year history, is the only ballerina starring in Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms film. The Nutcracker is a beloved Christmas tale as old as time. At more than 125 years […]

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Has stadium rock been unplugged?

By Jennifer Scott BBC News Image copyright Getty Images For many, imagining a sell-out stadium show conjures up the image of the classic rock band line-up; the posturing frontman, the charismatic lead guitarist, the perfect partnership between drums and bass keeping the heavy melodies rolling. The music itself can range from the hair metal kings […]

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Avatar sequels titles revealed?

Image copyright 20th Century FoxImage caption The original Avatar film, starred Sam Worthington as Jake Sully and Zoe Saldana as Neytiri Nearly a decade after its 2009 release, director James Cameron’s Avatar remains the highest grossing film of all time at the worldwide box office with takings of $2.8 billion. The 3D extravaganza starring Sam […]

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Should Fortnite credit dances used in the game?

Image copyright Epic GamesImage caption Should Fortnite credit dance moves? Fortnite attracts millions of fans worldwide, including the likes of Drake, Travis Scott and Joe Jonas. However, some other artists – including rapper 2 Milly – artists have accused Fortnite of stealing their dance moves. Audiences have noticed some of the dances within the game […]