Apropos nothing, Kanye West has reached out to Bob Dylan in the hope that the two musicians can put their heads together. West has spent most of the last three days tweeting pictures and videos of trees, having apparently been inspired by a trip to a Miami botanical garden. West frequently calls for creative unions via public tweet.
The runner-up has returned to the UK from Australia and has caught up on the coverage of her time in the show.
Taylor Swift has used facial-recognition cameras to identify stalkers at one of her concerts. According to Rolling Stone, a kiosk showing rehearsal clips at her 18 May show at the Rose Bowl, a yearly college football event, used hidden cameras to snap photos of guests and transfer them to a Nashville-based “command post”. “Everybody who went by would stop and stare at it, and the software would start working,” said Mike Downing, chief security officer of Oak View Group, an advisory board for concert venues.
Reconstruction of the soap opera set is forecast to cost the public broadcaster £86 million in total.