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Elton John: 'Tech giants must act on homophobia'

Sir Elton John says social media companies have to act to stop “disgusting” homophobic abuse online – or face a boycott from users. He spoke exclusively to Newsnight’s Kirsty Wark after delivering the Diana, Princess of Wales Lecture on HIV in London. UK viewers can watch the full interview with on Newsnight on Friday at […]

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Lily Allen on her demons, divorce and laughter

Image copyright Parlophone Image caption Making a new album is “like learning to read and write again,” says Lily Allen “I actually thought my label would drop me, but they didn’t.” Lily Allen laughs. She laughs a lot. All those acerbic, combative comments you see on her Twitter feed? Imagine them with an almighty guffaw […]

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New Prince album announced on 60th birthday

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPrince released his first album in 1978 and went on to sell more than 100 million records – here are some of Prince’s greatest hits A posthumous album from the US musician Prince has been announced on what would have been his 60th birthday. The nine-track album […]