George Michael

Is Baby One More Time the most iconic pop hit of the last 35 years?

Britney Spears’ hit single Baby One More Time has been named the best song of the last 35 years.<p>The singer’s break-out track was voted the best song …

Music

A movie all about Wham!’s music video “Last Christmas” is being made

CULTURE SEE<p><b>Attention, fans of the 80s hit group – a movie inspired by the iconic music video for the 1984 song “Last Christmas” by George Michael and</b> …

Music Videos

Chart Beat Podcast: The Hot 100 This Week in 1988 With Special Guest Richard Marx

Welcome to the <b>Billboard Chart Beat Podcast</b>, where each week co-hosts <b>Gary Trust</b> and <b>Trevor Anderson</b>, from the <i>Billboard</i> charts department, discuss <i>why</i> …

Music

As conductor Falletta begins her long farewell, Virginia Symphony offers package deal

After more than a quarter-century as music director of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta knew it would never be enough to give two …

Hampton Roads

Heat Up With the Songs of Summer 2018

Pass the piña coladas! <i>Us Weekly</i> presents the seven tunes on track to be this summer’s hottest.<p><b>Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin, “I Like It”</b> <br>The …

Music

Bloomberg Law Q&A With George Michael Gerstein: Key Issues for Fiduciaries When Investing for a Cause

Many retirement plan participants and plan sponsors are no longer content with investments that simply bring them good returns. They also want their …

Law

Creative Crushin': Katrina McHugh, the Designer Who Will Change the Way You Look at Pop Songs

What happens when you combine a love of music with a keen design eye, love of infographics, and visual sense of humor? One of my favorite art series on the internet, that’s what. Katrina McHugh’s 100 Days of Lyrical Natural Sciences is a collection of visuals I’ve been following since she kicked it …

Creativity

Davis Mallory Hopes 'Sun & Moon' Sends An Inclusive Message Of Love

"The Real World: Denver" alum says his music reflects his authentic life better than reality TV ever did.<p>Davis Mallory found fame on 2006’s “The Real World: Denver,” endearing himself to the MTV reality series’ young audience as an openly gay man who struggled to gain acceptance from his …

LGBTQI

Double negative trends after Trump remarks on Russian meddling

<b>It might not be as snappy as "I can't get no satisfaction" or "We don't need no education", but could another phrase - "I don't see any reason why I wouldn't" - be set to join the list of famous double negatives?</b><p>On Monday, to the shock of many US lawmakers, US President Donald Trump said he …

Donald Trump

Manfred Thierry Mugler: Back in Fashion

Thierry Mugler – or “Manfred” as the reclusive designer now calls himself – walks me along a row of his extraordinary creations.<p>“This is the famous …

Fashion (UK)

Fun for the whole family at FamFest

<b>THE brand-new family festival, FamFest, which comes to Warrington next month featuring a jam-packed programme on Sat 11 and Sun 12 August, aims to</b> …

Cheshire

From Queen, the Who to the Stones, their gig is rock roll royalty

Miriam Stockley and Rod Houison are With the Band.<p>Freddie Mercury and Queen. Pete Townsend and The Who. Mick and the Rolling Stones. In fact, it’s …

Music

Now That's What I Call a Milestone! An In-Depth Look at the Series Ahead of 'Now 100'

It all started in 1983 in Vernon Yard, a small mews off Portobello Road in London's Notting Hill and the home of Virgin Records in the U.K. That's …

Music

Lost for 60 years, Stanley Kubrick’s ‘Burning Secret’ Resurfaces

Called the inverse of ‘Lolita,’ Kubrick’s lost screenplay can now finally be produced.Film geeks can’t help themselves when it comes to certain …

Filmmaking

What's on in Liverpool this week 16th - 22nd July 2018

What’s on in Liverpool this week 16th – 22nd July 2018<p>Grab your dancing shoes and warm up your voice, the biggest week of music is upon us.<p>The …

Liverpool

Guns N’ Roses ‘November Rain’ Hits 1 Billion Views

Guns N’ Roses’ undeniably monumental music video for their definitive rock opera ‘November Rain’ has officially surpassed 1 billion views on Youtube. …

Music

Matt Cain on Madonna: ‘She opened up gay culture to the mainstream’

Madonna was a radical, brilliant pop icon who changed so many people’s lives. Mine included. I grew up in Bolton in the 1980s, at a time when no one wanted to say anything positive about gay people. If we were represented in the media, it was as disease-carrying sexual predators who couldn’t be …

Celebrity (UK)

Heart’s Ann Wilson to preview ‘Immortals’ songs at Belly Up Aspen

As a string of beloved singers, songwriters and rock stars died over the past few years, the rock legend and Heart lead singer Ann Wilson was struck …

Aspen

Harry Styles impresses as a solo artist as the former One Direction star shines at the Forum on Friday

Harry Styles performs Friday, July 13, 2018 at the first of two sold-out nights at the Forum in Inglewood. The former One Direction star wrapped up a …

Music

Martin Kemp: ‘George Michael came on our first date’

Born in London, Martin Kemp, 58,was a child actor who went on to become a pop star in 80s band Spandau Ballet. In 1990, he starred in the film The Krays with his brother Gary, and from 1998 to 2002 played Steve Owen in EastEnders. He is currently playing Billy Flynn in Chicago at the Phoenix …

Lifestyle (UK)

Review: Bruno Mars lights up Marlay Park with electric performance

Bruno Mars ignited the sky over Dublin last night bringing his incredible 24K Magic World Tour with dance tunes and stunning pyrotechnics setting the …

Music

7 Creative Ways to Productively Procrastinate

<b>Procrastination can be a writer’s worst enemy. But here, Jenna Blum rethinks her approach to self-distraction and shares seven creative ways writers</b> …

Boston University

What is pneumonia, what are the symptoms, is it contagious and how is it treated in adults and children? Everything you need to know

PNEUMONIA is a bacterial infection which causes swelling of lung tissue.<p>Although it has sadly become a familiar illness, its signs and symptoms are …

Pneumonia

Years & Years Frontman Olly Alexander Is Done Being Repressed

It's Pride in New York. Under the hot June sun near McCarren Park in Brooklyn, Olly Alexander's British pallor is beginning to flush pink — this despite the cooling effect of his silken harem pants and skimpy top, and the sensuously protective layer of sunscreen he periodically applies. On the way …

Sam Smith

You Keep England, Croatia and France, I’ll Take George Michael

3 am. The world was watching England versus Croatia. I was glued to the video of pop star George Michael singing Father Figure on loop.<p>When the match …

Music Videos

Here are the top 10 things to do in Houston this weekend

Plenty of options here for everyone, with kid-friendly fun, film and stage events, and the cheapest Dom we've ever seen offered at a local …

Houston

From Prince to Princess Diana, Here's the 32 Best Fashion Style Icons of the Eighties

A decade that threw out the rule book when it came to fashion, the 80s was an era that will never go out of style. From Prince to Princess Diana, …

Demi Moore

Music Review: “Palo Santo” by Years & Years

On his band's sophomore album, Olly Alexander reckons with the sacredness of his own sexualityThe post Music Review: “Palo Santo” by Years & Years …

LGBTQI

San Diego Pride 2018: Where music and LGBTQ activism go hand-in-hand

Since the dawn of the LGBTQ movement, popular music has played a major role in the support and progress made throughout the years. Both through song …

LGBTQI

Careful whispers: Houston Symphony honors George Michael in a collaborative tribute

Image 1of/4<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Last year, actor, singer, songwriter and director Juan Pablo Di Pace concluded a one-man show in New York with George …

Music