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August 9, 2018 3:41 PM Cher on new Abba covers album: The songs are hard to sing

Cher says that singing Abba songs was more difficult than she imagined as she announced the release date and track listing for her new album of covers. The American singer and actress, 72, was inspired to record the record after starring in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, based on the songs of Abba. The album, called Dancing Queen, will be released on September 12

August 3, 2018 2:18 PM Carol Vorderman: ‘I regret those words’ Countdown star says THIS sparked sleepless nights

CAROL VORDERMAN has opened up about her major television “regret” despite it happening back in 1998, which came a decade before she left the show that made her famous: Countdown. The presenter, who hosted Countdown from 1982 to 2008, urged listeners not to search for the clip on YouTube as she remembered the awkward moment. Speaking in the second instalment 6

July 30, 2018 5:08 PM Mamma Mia 2 soundtrack poised to hold on to charts top spot

The soundtrack to Abba musical Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again is poised to remain at the top of the charts for a second week. The album, which features tracks sung by Meryl Streep, Cher and Dame Julie Walters, is currently 6,000 units ahead of the cast recording of The Greatest Showman, which is heading for the number two slot. The soundtrack to the original 15

July 17, 2018 8:27 PM Cher: I founded animal charity to save elephant in LA Zoo

Cher has said she was inspired to found her animal rights charity after hearing about the plight of an elephant in captivity. The singer, who is a devoted animal lover, said she co-founded Free The Wild, which aims to stop the suffering of wild animals in captivity, after learning about Billy the Elephant in the Los Angeles Zoo. Arriving at a charity 7

July 16, 2018 7:07 PM Fans react to ‘absolutely gorgeous’ Cher as star wows at Mamma Mia 2 premiere

Cher has been hailed as “absolutely gorgeous” by fans after wowing on the blue carpet for the Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again world premiere in London. The 72-year-old star wore all black as she posed with co-stars including Lily James, 29, and Amanda Seyfried, 32, at the Hammersmith Apollo on Monday. Cher plays the mother of Meryl Streep’s character Donna 8

June 27, 2018 1:07 AM Mamma Mia! Why Julie won’t say no

HAVING gone back on plans to retire at 60 Dame Julie Walters is now worried she’s taking on too much work. The star, whose latest smash Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again is released later this month, didn’t expect her career to keep going from strength-to-strength, particularly at the age of 68. “It has been so busy in the last couple of years. I wouldn’t 10

June 19, 2018 9:15 AM Orlando Bloom joins James Corden as Late Late Show comes to London

Australian actor Blanchett discussed her role in heist movie Ocean’s 8 while Pirates Of The Caribbean star Bloom spoke about his performance in the West End revival of Tracy Letts’ play Killer Joe. Horan revealed he would love to appear in a production of Les Miserables and discussed his world tour to promote the album Flicker. Corden’s family were in the audience 8

May 7, 2018 12:04 PM Janet Jackson to get the Billboard Icon Award

NEW YORK (AP) - Janet Jackson's icon status is being confirmed at the Billboard Awards. The superstar is set to get the Billboard Icon Award at the May 20 ceremony in Las Vegas, hosted by Kelly Clarkson. She'll also reward fans with a performance on the live telecast, her first televised performance in nine years. Past award recipients include Prince 5

April 13, 2018 7:16 AM 'This Is Us' and 'Master of None' receive GLAAD Media Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - "This Is Us" was named outstanding television drama Thursday at the GLAAD Media Awards at a ceremony that buzzed with excitement for honoree Britney Spears. The 29th annual ceremony held Thursday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel also recognized "Master of None" for an episode in which Lena Waithe's character comes out to her family 13

March 29, 2018 5:38 AM Will Ferrell quits Facebook: Actor says he can no longer use the social media site in 'good conscience' in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal

The actor became the latest celebrity to announce that he is leaving the social media site in the wake of the Cambrdige Analytica user data scandal. Ferrell took to his account on Tuesday to give warning to his fans that he would be deleting it in 72 hours, saying that he could no longer use the platform 'in good conscience'. 'I know I am not alone when I say that I was very disturbed 24