Singer Cheryl has opened a youth centre in her home town of Newcastle in a joint venture with The Prince’s Trust.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nubya Garcia describes her eclectic sound as “passion” After spending years adrift from the musical mainstream, jazz is enjoying an unexpected return to the limelight. An explosion of young musicians are exploring the sound and a new movement is hitting the high notes with both listeners and players. The […]
Image caption The star had a rapturous reception when he played Glastonbury’s “legends’ slot” in 2013 Country music legend Kenny Rogers has scrapped the remainder of his farewell tour on doctor’s orders. The 79-year-old singer is “working through a series of health challenges”, his management said in a statement. “His doctors fully expect the outcome […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Chow is known as the “godfather” of the Hong Kong film industry The Hong Kong film producer Raymond Chow – who introduced martial arts legend Bruce Lee to the world – has died at the age of 91. Their first film together, 1971’s The Big Boss, set new box office […]