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  1. Is this former receptionist from NYC the future of pop music? Columnist Douglas Greenwood certainly thinks so.

    Being knowingly trashy and hyper-aware of the cultural climate is a surefire sign that a pop star can find love online in 2019. In the case of Slayyyter, a young woman who knows exactly what her stans want, it’s the very thing that led to her giving up a job as a receptionist in New […]

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  2. Coming back to Channel 4 this spring

    Derry Girls

    Sharp, silly and sincerely poignant at times, Derry Girls was one of last year’s breakout comedies. Depicting a group of Catholic schoolgirls coming of age during the Troubles, the show became the most-watched show in Northern Ireland since records began – and for good reason too. After being picked up by Netflix internationally, Derry Girls […]

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  3. Taron Egerton will play the bespectacled music icon

    Rocketman
    Release date: May 24. 

    Starring: Taron Egerton, Bryce Dallas Howard, Richard Madden.
    Why you need to see it: Elton John himself is involved with this look at his dazzling career so expect it to be flamboyant and fabulous. It also arrives just in time for his first UK gigs on his huge farewell tour so should be the perfect thing to get you in the mood for celebrating one of British music’s most unique icons.

    Music biopics are all the rage at the moment, with the Freddie Mercury film Bohemian Rhapsody picking up an Oscar nomination and a Mötley Crüe movie coming to Netflix. With Elton John embarking on his farewell world tour, it feels like no better time to take a look back at the music icon’s early career. […]

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  4. He just loved the Pippettes

    Karl Lagerfeld, the iconic creative director of Chanel, who died yesterday at the age of 85, was many things to many people. To some, he was a creative genius who made Chanel relevant again. To others, he was a problematic genius with crap views on real fur (he liked it) and plus size models (he […]

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  5. "It could have happened to anybody, but it didn't, it happened to us,"

    Motley Crue feature in The Dirt...

    The first trailer for The Dirt has debuted, and it promises to be a revelatory look at the notorious career of Motley Crue. Directed by Jackass helmer Jeff Tremaine, the biopic follows the band’s excessive exploits and sees Machine Gun Kelly star as drummer Tommy Lee, Douglas Booth as Nikki Sixx, Daniel Webber as Vince […]

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