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Ariana Grande appears to confirm engagement reports

Image copyright Getty Images Ariana Grande has appeared to confirm reports that she’s engaged. The singer has been replying to fans tweeting her about a potential wedding to comedian Pete Davidson. “I hope he knows he is marrying us as well,” one fan tweeted. “HAHAHAHAHAHH HES BEEN BRIEFED,” the 24-year-old replied. Newsbeat has contacted representatives […]

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In pictures: 'The golden age of hip hop'

Image copyright Janette Beckham Image caption Stetsasonic, taken in New York in 1988 by Janette Beckham London photographers Janette Beckman and David Corio first came across hip hop in 1982, whilst on assignment in New York for music publications including the NME, Melody Maker and The Face. It gained them both access to a genre […]

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Snatches: Women-based TV show's name 'amused BBC'

Image copyright PA Image caption Vicky Featherstone, the Royal Court Theatre’s artistic director, said the BBC were “amused” by the name Snatches A theatre director has spoken of her disbelief that the BBC approved the name Snatches for her new TV series. Vicky Featherstone, the Royal Court Theatre’s artistic director, has curated eight monologues for […]

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Gary Barlow takes that confetti criticism

Image caption Gary Barlow has now cancelled all ticker tape at his outdoor shows Take That legend Gary Barlow has apologised for firing confetti cannons during a concert in Cornwall. The singer was criticised by environmental campaigners about the misuse of single use plastics. Cornwall Against Plastic tweeted him to say they were “appalled to […]

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Demi Lovato moved to tears by fans' video

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDemi Lovato plays Sorry Not Sorry at The Biggest Weekend in Swansea. Pop star Demi Lovato was forced to cancel her show at London’s O2 arena on Sunday with just hours to go. But rather than getting angry, the fans who’d arrived at the venue got together […]