Young Musician Competition With the Brexit around the corner taking away al that is good in Britten, it is best to not to take anything for granted. With the annual BBC Young Musician competition just a few steps away, it is clear that we need to make this seriously. We should regard it as something remarkable. The BBC’s head of music and arts Humphrey Burton launched, 40 years ago, the competition for the young musicians. So young British musicians could compete with the Russians and American. The two countries who were winning all international prizes. For the past four decades,[…]
XXXTentacion murder suspect to get mental competency exam One of the four men charged in connection with the June shooting death of rising rapper XXXTentacion in south Florida. Is ordered to undergo a mental competency exam before proceeding to trial. A document filed Monday in the Broward County Circuit Court says a judge has determined. That there are “reasonable grounds” to suspect Michael Boatwright, 22, is “not mentally competent”. To face a trial on the first-degree murder charge against him. The judge appointed experts to examine Boatwright and determine if he understands such matters as the charges against him, the[…]
Britney Spears forgot where she was during her Brighton Pride performance. The ‘Oops!… I Did It Again’ hitmaker. Was heard shouting over to a backing dancer as she appeared on stage at the annul LGBT celebration. Which saw a huge crowd of 57,000 flock to the south England city. And it appeared she couldn’t remember where it was they actually were. In a clip posted to social media, she is heard asking “where are we?”, before shouting: “What’s up Brighton Pride!” “What’s Up Brighton Pride?!” Cannot even believe that I witnessed @britneyspears in my hometown at @PrideBrighton; I am over[…]
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Carrie Underwood Now I’m Stronger Than Ever This is not the same exact Carrie Underwood you know and love. I mean, sitting in her manager’s Nashville office sporting a vintage concert T-shirt and rolled-up jeans, she’s still the same sunny picture. (Sidebar: It’s hard to believe that less than a year ago the seven-time Grammy-winning, multiplatinum-selling entertainer had more than 40 stitches in her face due to a freak accident.) You’ll really notice the difference – a little more introspective, a bit more open, even more confident – when you listen to her new album, Cry Pretty, which she says[…]