Jenn Grant has released a new a gorgeous new session video of a track off her upcoming album Paradise, which you can listen to first via The Independent. The Canadian artist has previously been nominated for two Juno awards, and arrives in the UK for some live shows in May. It reminds me of where we live in Nova Scotia, Canada and how lucky I feel that I get to take him with me on tour.
For the Brits at least, one of the biggest disappointments at the Oscars was ‘Moonlight’ star Naomie Harris losing out on the Best Supporting Actress prize to Viola Davis for her role in ‘Fences’. So when Naomie collected the Best Picture gong for the emotional drama it should have been a joyful moment. However, it was the complete opposite for the star, after Warren Beatty mistakenly announced rival musical movie ‘LaLa Land’ as the winner and Naomie believed the correction was a practical joke. She said: “It was more than a little awkward to be honest, I was stunned and shocked and shaking. ...
After a string of very excited tweets Calvin Harris is back with new music, accompanied by none other than the always excellent Frank Ocean and newly tipped trio Migos. A wonderful listen from start to finish and his best record to date.
Chrissy Teigen was caught taking a cheeky nap during Casey Affleck’s acceptance speech at the Oscars. The model and wife of John Legend, who starred in Damien Chazelle’s hit La La Land, was spotted resting her head and her eyes during one of the most important parts of Sunday’s ceremony. As Affleck was announced as the recipient of this year’s Best Actor prize for his role in Manchester By The Sea, the camera cut to the crowd to see producer Matt Damon’s reaction.
Mariah Carey attended the Oscars on Sunday night and suffered an unfortunate nip slip on the red carpet in front of the world’s media.
Virgin V Festival 2017 has announced that Jay Z and P!nk will headline this year's event, after Ticketmaster reportedly leaked the lineup by mistake. P!nk is returning to the festival 10 years after her debut appearance in 2007, while Jay Z is set to perform a decade-worth of hits. Also set to perform are Ellie Goulding, Stormzy, Craig David, Clean Bandit, Jess Glynne, Madness, George Ezra and Anne-Marie.
The film centres on a group of volunteer rescue workers who risk their lives to pull out others from bomb wreckage.
Dev Patel missed out on the Best Supporting Actor gong for his role in ‘Lion’ to ‘Moonlight’ star Mahershala Ali but we have a feeling that it didn’t ruin his night at the Oscars one bit. The loss did little to dampen Dev’s evening because the 26-year-old actor was accompanied by his proud mum Anita and he revealed to press that she was close to tears throughout the ceremony because she was just so happy to be there with him. Dev beamed as he spoke about the amazing woman who raised him to follow his dreams.
A photo of a living Australian film producer was mistakenly used during the In Memoriam segment at this year’s Oscars. Jan Chapman’s picture flashed up on screen as the Academy paid tribute to Australian costume designer Janet Patterson, who passed away last year. Chapman has said that she was ‘devastated’ by the use of her image in the montage as she was good friends with four-time Oscar nominee Patterson.