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Saturday, 04 July 2020 04:00

Birmingham Opera Company has announced that conductor Alpesh Chauhan will join the organisation as Music Director from 1 July 2020. Chauhan will stand alongside Artistic...

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Saturday, 04 July 2020 03:57

    Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, although Town Hall and Symphony Hall have closed, the music has played on. The last performance at the Birmingham venues saw Jamie...

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Saturday, 04 July 2020 03:47

  Next year’s BRIT Awards have been pushed back by three months, to May, for it to have a better chance of staging a full live ceremony featuring some of the world’s biggest pop stars. The...

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Sunday, 28 June 2020 01:31

UK pop star, Keisha Buchanan, has spoken out about the “trauma” that she experienced as the only Black member of the chart-topping band Sugababes. The singer, who was a member of the...

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Wednesday, 24 June 2020 01:00

Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s leading live entertainment company, have announced Utilita Live From The Drive-In – a series of live drive-in concerts situated across 12 venues in the U.K....

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Wednesday, 24 June 2020 00:38

Multi-platinum international artist Dennis Lloyd shares the animated video for his new single; ‘Alien’ that was released via Arista Records.  ‘Alien’ is the first track off his...

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Sunday, 21 June 2020 01:31

Best known as the Forces Sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn, the nation is mourning the passing of the woman whose songs helped to raise morale during World War II. The singer was best known for performing...

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Sunday, 21 June 2020 01:30

Singer and actor Barbara Streisand has made George Floyd’s six-year-old daughter a stockholder in Disney. Gianni Floyd posted a picture of her new shares on Instagram, thanking Streisand in the...

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Friday, 19 June 2020 00:47

The Tasering of the father of rapper Wretch 32 will be assessed by the police watchdog after the Met was instructed to refer it. The rapper posted a video on Twitter of Millard Scott falling...

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Friday, 19 June 2020 00:40

Said to be one of the biggest stars in Bollywood, one of its best known and shining light, Sushant Singh Rajput, was found dead in his apartment in Mumbai, in India. Mumbai police announced the...

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Tuesday, 16 June 2020 03:13

Music superstar, Stormzy has made a pledge in the form of £10 million to organisations, charities and movements in the UK who are tackling racial inequality, justice reform and Black...

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Friday, 12 June 2020 04:06

The Royal Opera House announces ‘Live from Covent Garden’, a series of three unique performances to be broadcast live via YouTube and Facebook from its world-famous home in Covent Garden. The first...

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Friday, 12 June 2020 04:04

The music charity responsible for Town Hall and Symphony Hall are turning the volume up on three Black Birmingham artists, who have been invited to compose musical responses on the theme of racism,...

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Tuesday, 02 June 2020 03:14

The Birmingham Hippodrome has announced that it will continue to remain closed until November. The impact of Covid-19 has been devastating for the theatre and live entertainment industries in the...

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Tuesday, 02 June 2020 03:01

Singing legend Robbie Williams is to make a brief comeback and rejoin Take That for a virtual as-live gig on the evening of Friday June 5. The online charity concert will see the 46-year-old and...

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Monday, 01 June 2020 01:14

This year’s Bafta Television Awards will be broadcast from behind closed doors after originally being delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The honours are usually handed out at a glittering...