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  • Jury to decide whether Ed Sheeran copied Marvin Gaye

    January 4, 2019 10:02 AM 120

    In a new ruling, a judge says there are "substantial similarities" between Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud and Gaye's Let's Get It On. Instead, District Judge Louis Stanton ruled that a jury should decide on whether parts of Let's Get It On, released in 1973, were copied in the singer's 2014 number one and Grammy-winning hit Thinking Out Loud. In a decision

  • Ariana Grande and Childish Gambino to headline Coachella festival

    January 3, 2019 1:04 PM 109

    The festival, which attracts huge crowds, will also feature The 1975, Tame Impala, Jaden Smith, Solange and Wiz Khalifa. Held over two weekends in Indio, California, the event often attracts big names, with Beyonce the main attraction last year. Guns N' Roses, Lady Gaga and Drake have also performed. Grande tweeted: "Humbled and excited as all hell - thank

  • Gay bar could open up for first time on EastEnders

    January 2, 2019 9:36 AM 97

    The soap's new executive producer has said she is "really interested in bringing some more LGBTQ characters" into the show. Kate Oates recently joined the soap from its rival Coronation Street and said "hopefully" her plans "will be something exciting for the new year". In a video posted on the EastEnders Twitter page, she said: "I am really interested

  • Ricky Martin and husband reveal birth of daughter

    January 1, 2019 8:29 AM 102

    The Puerto Rican star says his husband and twin sons have "fallen in love" with the new arrival. Martin announced the baby's arrival on Instagram, showing off a picture of her tiny hands. The Living La Vida Loca star posted: "We are beyond happy to announce that we have become parents to a beautiful and healthy baby girl, Lucia Martin-Yosef. "It has been a special

  • Mike Taylor: Walk Off The Earth's 'Beard Man' dies in sleep

    December 31, 2018 3:52 AM 79

    Walk Off The Earth found fame with a cover of Gotye's Somebody I Used To Know featuring five band members playing one guitar. His fellow band members said that Taylor died of natural causes on Saturday. He had played piano, keyboards and organ and was known as the band's "Beard Guy". The band, from Ontario, became famous in 2012 with a cover of Gotye's

  • Chris Brown charged over ownership of pet capuchin monkey

    December 28, 2018 3:49 AM 90

    The singer posted a photo on Instagram of his three-year-old daughter Royalty cuddling the animal in January. The 29-year-old performer was charged last week with two counts stemming from his ownership of a pet capuchin monkey without a permit, the Los Angeles city attorney's office has confirmed. Brown posted a photo to his 44 million Instagram followers

  • Miley Cyrus confirms wedding to Liam Hemsworth on Instagram and Twitter

    December 27, 2018 3:17 AM 103

    The Wrecking Ball star posts photos of herself embracing her husband while wearing a floor-length ivory gown. The US pop singer posted images on Twitter and Instagram of her kissing and embracing the Australian star while wearing an ivory gown. Cyrus also shared a video of her producer Mark Ronson whistling Here Comes The Bride. The Wrecking Ball singer

  • Kevin Spacey charged over indecent assault claim

    December 24, 2018 11:18 PM 89

    The Oscar-winning actor is accused of indecently assaulting a young man in a restaurant in the US more than two years ago. The Oscar-winning actor is accused of indecent assault and battery against an 18-year-old man at a restaurant in Nantucket, Massachusetts, more than two years ago. Spacey is scheduled to appear in court on 7 January, district attorney

  • Selena Gomez makes rare Instagram appearance after illness

    December 19, 2018 6:45 AM 105

    The singer, who had not been seen in public and had not posted on social media since September, goes snow tubing with her friends. The Back To You singer, 26, was pictured with a large group of friends looking happy and relaxed as they went snow tubing in Big Bear Lake ski resort in Southern California. Her former Wizards Of Waverley Place co-star Bailee

  • Post-war classic voted Britain's favourite festive film

    December 18, 2018 9:32 PM 93

    It's A Wonderful Life has topped a poll of 7,000 people of their favourite festive film. The 1946 classic starring James Stewart and Donna Reed topped the poll of 7,000 people narrowly beating Will Ferrell's Elf. The post-war film tells the story of George Bailey, a man who has devoted his life to helping others and is shown the value