Fans of Panic! at the Disco have been receiving potatoes in the mail over the past 24 hours. Last month the band dropped their music video for "Say Amen (Saturday Night)," which was a violent visual that showed lead singer Brendon Urie stabbing an individual in the face through a potato. The video also featured symbolism including a key, which fans are allegedly seeing alongside their mystery potatoes.
Coachella successfully evolved in its 19th season as a music festival — with Beyonce making history as its first black female headliner ever, jaw-dropping drones from Odesza, increased queer representation across the lineup, and more augmented-reality experiences. Vocal and dance prowess aside, Beyonce elevated the impact of her headlining performance by celebrating black history during her homecoming-themed set, a loud-and-proud homage to historically black colleges. Flanked by more than 100 dancers and marching band members, Beyonce delivered a culturally important set in a year when no rock acts were chosen as headliners for the first time in the festival’s nearly two-decade history.
Kris Jenner has reportedly tried to force Tristan Thompson to sign a $1m 'honesty contract' after he allegedly cheated on daughter Khloe Kardashian. The Kardashian 'momager' has reportedly “gone to extreme lengths” to protect her daughter after multiple women accused Thompson of being unfaithful to Kardashian whilst she was pregnant.
Nu Couche (Sur Le Cote Gauche) is said by Sotheby’s to be the greatest painting from the artist’s series of once-controversial nudes.
Kylie Jenner has shared an adorable video of her baby daughter laughing in her sleep. Not wanting to be outshone by the arrival of The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William's new son, Jenner kept fans up-to-date with her newborn, Stormi. In the short clip, Jenner strokes Stormi’s delicate head as she laughs at her daughter giggling in her sleep.
Ewan McGregor’s daughter Clara has admitted she wants to follow in her father’s footsteps and become an actress.
Noel Gallagher’s devoted fans fell victim to the star’s infamously brash sense of humour at his sold-out Brighton gig. One member of the crowd was successful in his ploy to capture Gallagher’s attention and brandished a Manchester City football scarf above his head for the opening songs. A life-long supporter of the club, Gallagher also had a banner in the team’s honour behind him on stage and once admitted to having “cried like a baby” when they won the Premier League.
Katherine Jenkins has said her heart could not be “more full of love” after giving birth to her second child. The Welsh soprano welcomed a son with her husband Andrew Levitas – and revealed they have chosen the name Xander. Jenkins broke the news on Twitter and Instagram by posting a picture of herself, Levitas and their daughter Aaliyah holding hands with the newborn.
Tipped as one of The Independent's Ones to Watch for 2018, we knew we had to get our faves Stereo Honey into the Music Box studio. Frontman Pete Restrick and guitarist Nicky Boiardi dropped by The Independent's HQ to perform three stripped-back versions of their work, including recent single "What Makes A Man". For Music Box they performed three original songs: "What Makes A Man", "The Bay" and "Angel" - check out the session above.
Sarah Jessica Parker has slammed claims she is embroiled in a feud with her former Sex and the City co-star Kim Cattrall, insisting she has never publicly fought with anybody. Parker was branded “cruel” by Cattrall who accused the actress of being unkind over her decision to not appear in a third film.
After weeks of hype, Avengers: Infinity War was finally unveiled to the world at its Los Angeles premiere. The cast is a Who’s Who of British and US talent, and Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow, Zoe Saldana and Letitia Wright were happy to pose for pictures with fans, many of whom turned up in costume on Monday night. Benedict Cumberbatch was joined by wife Sophie Hunter.
BASCA in association with PRS for Music has announced its nominees for the 63rd Ivor Novello Awards, with Stormzy, Sampha, Ed Sheeran, Everything Everything and Rag'n'Bone Man among those tipped for the annual songwriting prize.
Stormzy will go head to head with Manchester indie band Everything Everything at the Ivor Novellos after both were nominated for two major awards today.
Kanye West has dropped his biggest hint yet that he is considering swapping music for politics. The US rapper, 40, appeared to suggest he will run for presidency in 2024 after posting and then swiftly deleting a tweet showing pictures of his face in what appeared to be mock up campaign posters. West first voiced his plans to run for the White House in 2020 during the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.
Avicii’s family have issued an emotional statement following the sudden death of the Swedish DJ last week. The hit DJ, whose real name is Tim Bergling, died at the age of 28 while on holiday with friends in Oman last Friday. Tributes quickly poured in for the star, including fellow DJ Kygo, who ended his Coachella set with Avicii’s 2017 hit Without You.